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CareView Communications

Executive Summary

CareView Communications, Inc. provides products and on-demand application services for the healthcare industry in the United States. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Weak fundamentals or lack of information.


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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-16.8%

CRVW

2.4%

US Healthcare Services

-0.8%

US Market


1 Year Return

435.0%

CRVW

64.5%

US Healthcare Services

13.8%

US Market

Return vs Industry: CRVW exceeded the US Healthcare Services industry which returned 64.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CRVW exceeded the US Market which returned 13.8% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

CRVWIndustryMarket
7 Day-16.8%2.4%-0.8%
30 Day3.3%-0.3%-5.7%
90 Day49.8%16.9%8.6%
1 Year435.0%435.0%65.0%64.5%16.4%13.8%
3 Year-16.8%-16.8%101.5%100.0%36.9%27.8%
5 Year-89.0%-89.0%164.7%161.9%85.0%64.2%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

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


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether CareView Communications is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as CareView Communications 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 CRVW'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 CareView Communications regulatory filings here.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Healthcare industry.

Future Growth

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

38.8%

Forecasted Healthcare 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 CareView Communications 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 CRVW’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 theOTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access CareView Communications's filings and announcementshere.
  • Explore growth companies in the Healthcare industry.

Past Performance

How has CareView Communications performed over the past 5 years?

3.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CRVW is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: CRVW is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CRVW is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 3.6% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: CRVW is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Healthcare Services industry (-4.8%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: CRVW's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.


Next Steps

Financial Health

How is CareView Communications's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CRVW has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.

Long Term Liabilities: CRVW has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CRVW has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.

Reducing Debt: CRVW's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.


Balance Sheet


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: CRVW has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: CRVW has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 10.2% each year.


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Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CRVW'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 CRVW's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

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


Next Steps

  • Explore strong dividend paying companies in the Healthcare industry.

Management

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

6.7yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Steve Johnson (61 yo)

6.67yrs

Tenure

US$264,684

Compensation

Mr. Steven G. Johnson, also known as Steve, has been the Chief Executive Officer of Careview Communications, Inc. since January 1, 2014. Mr. Johnson has been the President of Careview Communications, Inc. ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Steve's total compensation ($USD264.68K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD604.44K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Steve's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Steven Johnson
CEO, President6.67yrsUS$264.68k11.31%
$ 590.6k
Jason Thompson
Principal Financial Officer6.67yrsUS$87.00k0.53%
$ 27.6k
Sandra McRee
Chief Operating Officer6.83yrsUS$215.68k0.54%
$ 28.1k
Matthew Jackson
General Counselno datano datano data
Brennan Howes
Vice President of Business Developmentno datano datano data
Cathy Story
Chief Clinical Officer5.25yrsno datano data
Kyle Johnson
Director of Engineering14.08yrsUS$580.56kno data

6.7yrs

Average Tenure

61yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: CRVW's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.7 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Steven Johnson
CEO, President6.67yrsUS$264.68k11.31%
$ 590.6k
Jason Thompson
Principal Financial Officer6.67yrsUS$87.00k0.53%
$ 27.6k
Craig Benson
Chairman of Advisory Boardno datano datano data
David White
Director6.67yrsUS$178.00k0.19%
$ 10.1k
Jeffrey Lightcap
Director9.42yrsno data0%
$ 0
Steven Epstein
Director6.42yrsUS$286.40k1.28%
$ 66.7k
L. Wheeler
Chairman of the Board6.67yrsUS$201.00k11.52%
$ 601.4k
James Higgins
Director6.42yrsUS$114.45k8.87%
$ 463.0k

6.7yrs

Average Tenure

67yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: CRVW's board of directors are considered experienced (6.7 years average tenure).


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

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


Key Information

  • Name: CareView Communications, Inc.
  • Ticker: CRVW
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded:
  • Industry: Health Care Technology
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Market Cap: US$5.220m
  • Shares outstanding: 139.38m
  • Website: https://www.careviewinc.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • CareView Communications, Inc.
  • 405 State Highway 121 Bypass
  • Suite B-240
  • Lewisville
  • Texas
  • 75067
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
CRVWOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDMay 2004

Biography

CareView Communications, Inc. provides products and on-demand application services for the healthcare industry in the United States. The company offers NurseView module to view monitored rooms from the nur ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/09/28 05:24
End of Day Share Price2020/09/25 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
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.