NasdaqGS:CUTR

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Cutera, Inc., a medical device company, designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and services laser and other energy based aesthetics systems worldwide.


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with moderate growth potential.


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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: CUTR's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-1.1%

CUTR

13.4%

US Medical Equipment

7.2%

US Market


1 Year Return

-29.0%

CUTR

-5.0%

US Medical Equipment

-10.4%

US Market

Return vs Industry: CUTR underperformed the US Medical Equipment industry which returned -8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CUTR underperformed the US Market which returned -12.7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

CUTRIndustryMarket
7 Day-1.1%13.4%7.2%
30 Day-50.8%-8.0%-12.6%
90 Day-66.0%-16.0%-19.4%
1 Year-29.0%-29.0%-4.2%-5.0%-8.5%-10.4%
3 Year-38.6%-38.6%46.3%42.2%15.8%8.3%
5 Year-5.3%-5.3%78.2%59.7%35.8%21.0%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

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

3.8x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: CUTR ($12.62) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($5)

Significantly Below Fair Value: CUTR is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: CUTR is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Medical Equipment industry average.

PE vs Market: CUTR is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate CUTR's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: CUTR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.9x) compared to the US Medical Equipment industry average (2.9x).


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Future Growth

How is Cutera forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?

118.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: CUTR is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (1.7%).

Earnings vs Market: CUTR is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: CUTR's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: CUTR's revenue (6.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: CUTR's revenue (6.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: CUTR's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.5%).


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Past Performance

How has Cutera performed over the past 5 years?

-14.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CUTR is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: CUTR is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CUTR is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -14.8% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare CUTR's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: CUTR is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Medical Equipment industry (1%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: CUTR has a negative Return on Equity (-26.88%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Cutera's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CUTR's short term assets ($95.0M) exceed its short term liabilities ($58.6M).

Long Term Liabilities: CUTR's short term assets ($95.0M) exceed its long term liabilities ($9.2M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CUTR is debt free.

Reducing Debt: CUTR has not had any debt for past 5 years.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: CUTR has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if CUTR's debt is covered by short term assets.


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: CUTR has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if CUTR has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.


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Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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


Stability and Growth of Payments

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

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


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

1.4yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Dave Mowry (57yo)

0.67

Tenure

Mr. David H. Mowry, also known as Dave, is the Chief Executive Officer and Director at Cutera, Inc. since July 9, 2019. Mr. Mowry served as the Director, President and Chief Executive Officer of Vyaire Med ...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
R. Richey
President0.83yrUS$2.81mno data
David Mowry
CEO & Director0.67yrno data0.64% $1.1m
Fuad Ahmad
Interim Chief Financial Officer0.25yrno datano data
Michael Karavitis
Executive VP & Chief Technology Officer2.58yrsno datano data
Matthew Scalo
Vice President of Investor Relations & Corporate Developmentno datano datano data
Darren Alch
VP, General Counsel & Secretaryno datano datano data
Tanya Rodante
Director of Corporate Communicationsno datano datano data
Marina Kamenakis
Senior VP of Global Marketing & Clinical Development2yrsno datano data
Cindee Van Vleck
Head of Human Officer2yrsno datano data
Rajesh Madan
Vice President of Financeno datano datano data

1.4yrs

Average Tenure

53yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: CUTR's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
David Mowry
CEO & Director0.67yrno data0.64% $1.1m
Joseph Whitters
Independent Director1yrno data0.61% $1.1m
David Apfelberg
Independent Director21.25yrsUS$150.99k0.036% $63.4k
Katherine Zanotti
Independent Director1yrno data0.069% $121.2k
Gregory Barrett
Non-Executive Director8.42yrsUS$173.74k0.29% $511.9k
Timothy O'Shea
Independent Director15.83yrsUS$161.49k0.27% $471.7k
J. Plants
Independent Chairman3.42yrsUS$200.99k0.071% $125.4k

3.4yrs

Average Tenure

64yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: CUTR's board of directors are considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: CUTR insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.4%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Cutera, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Cutera, Inc.
  • Ticker: CUTR
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1998
  • Industry: Health Care Equipment
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Market Cap: US$175.737m
  • Shares outstanding: 14.42m
  • Website: https://www.cutera.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Cutera, Inc.
  • 3240 Bayshore Boulevard
  • Brisbane
  • California
  • 94005
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
CUTRNasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)YesCommon StockUSUSDMar 2004
TJ9DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURMar 2004

Biography

Cutera, Inc., a medical device company, designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and services laser and other energy based aesthetics systems worldwide. The company offers enlighten platform, a laser system that is used for tattoo removal, as well as for the treatment of benign pigmented lesions; excel HR platform, a hair removal solution for various skin types; and truSculpt, a high-powered radio frequency platform designed for deep tissue heating. It also provides excel V, a vascular and benign pigmented lesion treatment platform; xeo platform, a multi-application platform on which a customer purchases hand piece applications for the removal of unwanted hair, treatment of vascular lesions, and skin revitalization by treating discoloration, fine lines, and laxity; Juliet, a laser system for vaginal health; and Secret RF, a fractional radio frequency microneedling device for skin revitalization. In addition, the company offers GenesisPlus, CoolGlide, myQ, enlighten SR, and truSculpt iD products. Further, it provides pulsed light hand pieces for the treatment of discoloration, hair removal, and vascular treatments; Pearl and Pearl Fractional hand pieces; and post-warranty services through extended service contracts or direct billing, as well as offers Titan hand piece refills and marketing brochures through the Internet. The company markets and sells its products through direct sales force to plastic surgeons, dermatologists, gynecologists, family practitioners, primary care physicians, physicians performing aesthetic treatments in non-medical offices, and other qualified practitioners, as well as for physicians offering aesthetic treatments in non-medical offices. Cutera, Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Brisbane, California. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/03/31 02:37
End of Day Share Price2020/03/30 00:00
Earnings2019/12/31
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.