OTCPK:LTFD

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Littlefield Corporation, through its subsidiaries, acquires and operates bingo halls in the United States.

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Fundamentals

Mediocre balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

How has Littlefield's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-20.0%

LTFD

0.5%

US Hospitality

0.07%

US Market


1 Year Return

16.7%

LTFD

8.5%

US Hospitality

8.9%

US Market

Return vs Industry: LTFD exceeded the US Hospitality industry which returned 8.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: LTFD exceeded the US Market which returned 8.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

LTFDIndustryMarket
7 Day-20.0%0.5%0.07%
30 Day-6.7%-2.6%-0.3%
90 Day-30.0%-5.9%-1.6%
1 Year16.7%16.7%11.2%8.5%11.3%8.9%
3 Year300.0%300.0%43.6%34.1%46.3%36.8%
5 Year-36.4%-36.4%39.5%24.2%62.1%44.3%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Littlefield's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Littlefield undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Littlefield is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Littlefield has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of LTFD’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.
  • When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through Littlefield regulatory filings here.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Consumer Services industry.

Future Growth

How is Littlefield forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

17.0%

Forecasted Consumer Services 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 Littlefield 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.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of LTFD’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.
  • While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Littlefield's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore growth companies in the Consumer Services industry.

Past Performance

How has Littlefield performed over the past 5 years?

18.9%

Historical Consumer Services annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if LTFD's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: Insufficient data to compare LTFD's past year earnings growth to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine if LTFD's earnings growth over the past year exceeded the Hospitality industry average.


Return on Equity

High ROE: LTFD has a negative Return on Equity (0%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Return on Assets

ROA vs Industry: Insufficient data to calculate LTFD's Return on Assets to determine if it is higher than the Hospitality industry average last year.


Return on Capital Employed

ROCE Improving: Insufficient data to calculate LTFD's Return on Capital Employed to determine if it has improved over the past 3 years.


Next Steps

Financial Health

How is Littlefield's financial position?


In this section we usually analyse Littlefield's finance health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial distress, in particular, its ability to manage its cash and debt levels. Littlefield has not provided adequate balance sheet data, its financial health cannot be properly assessed as it.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have financial information.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of LTFD’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.
  • Investors tend to look at the financial health of a company this size in order to assess the sustainability of its current operations. While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website.
  • Financial health is measured at one point in time, so the latest financial report is the best representation of the company’s current financial status. Check when Littlefield's financial data was last updated here.
  • Explore more healthy companies in the Consumer Services industry.

Dividend

What is Littlefield's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%1.4%markettop25%3.7%industryaverage2.9%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate LTFD's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate LTFD's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LTFD's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LTFD'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 LTFD's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


Next Steps

Management

What is the CEO of Littlefield's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

7.1yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

James Recks (50yo)

7.1yrs

Tenure

0

Mr. James D. Recks has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Littlefield Corporation. since September 10, 2012. Mr. Recks serves as the President of J-Hawk et al. He served as the Chairman of F ...


Management Age and Tenure

7.1yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: LTFD's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.1 years average tenure).


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Management Team

  • Richard Chilinski (67yo)

    CFO & Executive VP

    • Tenure: 13.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$187.06k
  • James Recks (50yo)

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 7.1yrs
  • Richard Bunkley

    Chief Operating Officer

    • Tenure: 6.8yrs

Board Members

  • Chuck Gillman (49yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 11.4yrs
    • Compensation: US$25.18k
  • James Recks (50yo)

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 7.1yrs

Company Information

Littlefield Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Littlefield Corporation
  • Ticker: LTFD
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 1994
  • Industry: Casinos and Gaming
  • Sector: Consumer Services
  • Market Cap: US$4.872m
  • Shares outstanding: 17.40m
  • Website: https://www.littlefield.com

Location

  • Littlefield Corporation
  • 2501 North Lamar Boulevard
  • Austin
  • Texas
  • 78705
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
LTFDOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDDec 1994

Biography

Littlefield Corporation, through its subsidiaries, acquires and operates bingo halls in the United States. The company was formerly known as American Bingo & Gaming Corporation. Littlefield Corporation was ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/10/22 23:39
End of Day Share Price2019/10/21 00:00
Earnings2015/12/31
Annual Earnings2015/12/31


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.