OTCPK:ERBA

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Executive Summary

ERBA Diagnostics, Inc., through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets diagnostic test kits or assays, and automated systems that are used to aid in the detection of disease markers primarily in the areas of autoimmune, infectious diseases, clinical chemistry, hematology, and diabetes testing. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with weak fundamentals.


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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-70.8%

ERBA

1.6%

US Medical Equipment

2.3%

US Market


1 Year Return

-84.4%

ERBA

19.1%

US Medical Equipment

17.2%

US Market

Return vs Industry: ERBA underperformed the US Medical Equipment industry which returned 17.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ERBA underperformed the US Market which returned 22% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

ERBAIndustryMarket
7 Day-70.8%1.6%2.3%
30 Day-82.4%-2.3%-4.6%
90 Day-80.6%9.7%7.4%
1 Year-84.4%-84.4%20.1%19.1%19.8%17.2%
3 Year-88.3%-88.3%70.5%66.0%37.4%28.3%
5 Year-97.9%-97.9%145.9%127.1%83.8%63.0%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

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


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether ERBA Diagnostics is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as ERBA Diagnostics 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

  • Examine ERBA Diagnostics's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
  • 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 ERBA Diagnostics regulatory filings here.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Healthcare industry.

Future Growth

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

24.3%

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 ERBA Diagnostics 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

  • Examine ERBA Diagnostics's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
  • 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 ERBA Diagnostics's filings and announcementshere.
  • Explore growth companies in the Healthcare industry.

Past Performance

How has ERBA Diagnostics performed over the past 5 years?

15.4%

Historical Healthcare annual earnings growth


In this section we usually display a company’s past earnings and revenues to help investors visualise the trend through time. We also gauge the company’s performance by benchmarking its returns and growth to its industry peers and the wider market. However, ERBA Diagnostics has not provided sufficient past data to assess its track record.

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


Next Steps

Financial Health

How is ERBA Diagnostics's financial position?


In this section we usually analyse ERBA Diagnostics'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. ERBA Diagnostics 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 ERBA’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 ERBA Diagnostics's financial data was last updated here.
  • Explore more healthy companies in the Healthcare industry.

Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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


Next Steps

Management

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

3.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

David Barka (39 yo)

3yrs

Tenure

Mr. David Barka has been Interim Chief Executive Officer ERBA Diagnostics, Inc. since August 01, 2017. Mr. Barka has been Vice President of Calbiotech, Inc. since 2004. He has been the President of Calbiot ...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Suresh Vazirani
Executive Chairman & MD9.92yrsno datano data
David Barka
Interim Chief Executive Officer3yrsno datano data
Jean LaCroix
CFO, Principal Accounting Officer & Treasurer1.33yrsno datano data
Chandra Krishnan
Senior Vice President of Global Sales5.33yrsno datano data

3.0yrs

Average Tenure

47yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: ERBA's management team is considered experienced (3 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Suresh Vazirani
Executive Chairman & MD9.92yrsno datano data
David Templeton
Independent Director9.92yrsUS$48.20kno data
Gerald Gallwas
Independent Director8.92yrsUS$35.70kno data
Nikhil Vazirani
Director3.08yrsno datano data

9.4yrs

Average Tenure

70yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: ERBA's board of directors are considered experienced (9.4 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

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


Key Information

  • Name: ERBA Diagnostics, Inc.
  • Ticker: ERBA
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 1980
  • Industry: Health Care Equipment
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Market Cap: US$1.706m
  • Shares outstanding: 48.75m
  • Website: https://www.erbadiagnostics.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • ERBA Diagnostics, Inc.
  • 2140 North Miami Avenue
  • Miami Lakes
  • Florida
  • 33127
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
ERBAOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDMar 2001

Biography

ERBA Diagnostics, Inc., through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets diagnostic test kits or assays, and automated systems that are used to aid in the detection of disease markers primaril ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/08/30 06:31
End of Day Share Price2020/08/26 00:00
Earnings2015/06/30
Annual Earnings2014/12/31


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.