Corero Network Security plc provides distributed denial of service (DDoS) protection solutions worldwide.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||UK£0.11|
|52 Week High||UK£0.073|
|52 Week Low||UK£0.17|
|1 Month Change||-0.46%|
|3 Month Change||1.91%|
|1 Year Change||18.89%|
|3 Year Change||-0.46%|
|5 Year Change||-4.89%|
|Change since IPO||-99.61%|
Recent News & Updates
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|CNS||GB Software||GB Market|
Return vs Industry: CNS exceeded the UK Software industry which returned 4.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CNS underperformed the UK Market which returned 23.2% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: CNS is less volatile than 75% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CNS's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Corero Network Security plc provides distributed denial of service (DDoS) protection solutions worldwide. It offers Corero SmartWall family of products to remove DDoS attack traffic. The company also provides SmartWall Threat Defense System appliances for DDoS protection; SmartWall Threat Defense Director (TDD); SmartWall Central Management Server that offers various options for managing, configuring, and monitoring TDD detection appliances; SmartWall Service Portal that enables real-time DDoS mitigation to be delivered as-a-service; and SecureWatch Analytics, a web-based security analytics portal that delivers security dashboards.
Corero Network Security Fundamentals Summary
|CNS fundamental statistics|
Is CNS overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|CNS income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$3.64m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.0049|
|Net Profit Margin||-12.84%|
How did CNS perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Corero Network Security undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate CNS's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate CNS's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CNS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the UK Software industry average.
PE vs Market: CNS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the UK market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate CNS's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CNS is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.6x) compared to the GB Software industry average (4.3x).
How is Corero Network Security forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CNS is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: CNS is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: CNS is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: CNS's revenue (26.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CNS's revenue (26.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if CNS's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Corero Network Security performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CNS is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: CNS is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CNS is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 30.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare CNS's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: CNS is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (-1.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CNS has a negative Return on Equity (-18.76%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Corero Network Security's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CNS's short term assets ($12.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($9.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: CNS's short term assets ($12.1M) exceed its long term liabilities ($5.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CNS's debt to equity ratio (29%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if CNS's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable CNS has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: CNS is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 38.7% per year.
What is Corero Network Security current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CNS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CNS'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 CNS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CNS'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 CNS's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the UK market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Lionel Chmilewsky (59 yo)
Mr. Lionel Chmilewsky serves as Chief Executive Officer at Corero Network Security, Inc. since July 1, 2020 and also its Executive Director since May 01, 2020. Mr. Chmilewsky has been Chief Executive Offic...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Lionel's total compensation ($USD846.50K) is above average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD328.99K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Lionel's compensation with company performance.
Experienced Management: CNS's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: CNS's board of directors are considered experienced (8.1 years average tenure).
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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Corero Network Security plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Corero Network Security plc
- Ticker: CNS
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 1991
- Industry: Systems Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: UK£52.949m
- Shares outstanding: 494.85m
- Website: https://www.corero.com
Number of Employees
- Corero Network Security plc
- St Mary’s Court
- The Broadway
- HP7 0UT
- United Kingdom
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/26 17:47|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/26 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.