Immersion SA develops and integrates display systems and interaction devices.
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Mediocre balance sheet and slightly overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Immersion's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ALIMR's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ALIMR exceeded the French Software industry which returned 13.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ALIMR exceeded the French Market which returned -8.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Immersion's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHow Does Immersion's (EPA:ALIMR) P/E Compare To Its Industry, After Its Big Share Price Gain?
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9 months ago | Simply Wall StWhat Is Immersion's (EPA:ALIMR) P/E Ratio After Its Share Price Tanked?
Is Immersion undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate ALIMR's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate ALIMR's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ALIMR is good value based on its PE Ratio (30.4x) compared to the Software industry average (30.4x).
PE vs Market: ALIMR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.4x) compared to the French market (14.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ALIMR's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ALIMR is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the FR Software industry average (1.9x).
How is Immersion forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Software industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Immersion has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Take a look at our analysis of ALIMR’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Immersion competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Software industry.
How has Immersion performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ALIMR has a large one-off loss of €244.4K impacting its December 31 2019 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: ALIMR's current net profit margins (1.5%) are lower than last year (2.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ALIMR has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 45.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: ALIMR's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ALIMR had negative earnings growth (-40.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Software industry average (-3.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ALIMR's Return on Equity (5.1%) is considered low.
How is Immersion's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ALIMR's short term assets (€5.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (€3.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: ALIMR's short term assets (€5.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (€665.3K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ALIMR's debt to equity ratio (53.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ALIMR's debt to equity ratio has increased from 52.9% to 53.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if ALIMR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: ALIMR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (7.1x coverage).
What is Immersion's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ALIMR's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ALIMR's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ALIMR's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ALIMR's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ALIMR's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the French market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Mr. Christophe Chartier Co-Founded Immersion SAS in 1994 and serves as its Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President..
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.6%.
Immersion SA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Immersion SA
- Ticker: ALIMR
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1994
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: €3.348m
- Shares outstanding: 1.27m
- Website: https://www.immersion.fr
Number of Employees
- Immersion SA
- 3 rue Raymond Lavigne
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ALIMR||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Common Stock||FR||EUR||Jan 2016|
Immersion SA develops and integrates display systems and interaction devices. The company offers immersive stereoscopic image walls, multi-screen immersive 3D environments, remote collaborative working platforms, projection onto domes, and others for designing digital templates and virtual prototypes, reviewing projects, and simulating for the purposes of evaluating issues. It also provides 3i solutions, including VR uniiit and VR in a case solutions for virtual reality that are integrated in a compact flightcase; Meetiiim, an interactive and collaborative working platform for professional meetings; and Diiice, an immersive virtual reality space, as well as packaged solution, including professional equipment, intuitive software, and services. In addition, the company offers datagloves, HMDs, haptic force feedback arms, positional trackers, AR/VR software products, projectors, eye-tracking systems, workstations, and graphic cards, as well as consulting services; and operates Corner Shop. Its products are used in the aerospace, automotive, shipbuilding, transportation, defense, architecture, construction, energy, industrial equipment, health, education, and research industries. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Bordeaux, France.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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