OTCPK:ERBA

Stock Analysis Report

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.

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Fundamentals

Adequate balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Risks

  • ERBA Diagnostics has significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
  • ERBA Diagnostics's last earnings update was 1506 days ago.
  • ERBA Diagnostics is not covered by any analysts.

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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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-12.8%

OTCPK:ERBA

0.5%

US Medical Equipment

-0.02%

US Market


1 Year Return

-52.8%

OTCPK:ERBA

9.9%

US Medical Equipment

1.6%

US Market

ERBA underperformed the Medical Equipment industry which returned 9.9% over the past year.

ERBA underperformed the Market in United States of America which returned 1.6% over the past year.


Share holder returns

ERBAIndustryMarket
7 Day-12.8%0.5%-0.02%
30 Day-24.4%0.09%2.7%
90 Day-22.7%2.0%1.4%
1 Year-52.8%-52.8%10.8%9.9%3.8%1.6%
3 Year-69.6%-69.6%69.0%63.9%45.2%35.8%
5 Year-95.0%-95.0%136.2%109.3%61.8%44.1%

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 based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock 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 expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

22.1%

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.


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Past Performance

How has ERBA Diagnostics performed over the past 5 years?

0.2%

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.


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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 and Payments Analysis

Unable to evaluate ERBA Diagnostics's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to evaluate ERBA Diagnostics's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as ERBA Diagnostics has not reported any payouts.

Unable to verify if ERBA Diagnostics's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as ERBA Diagnostics has not reported any payouts.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.


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Management

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

2.1yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

David Barka (38yo)

2.1yrs

Tenure

0

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 ...


Management Age and Tenure

2.1yrs

Average Tenure

46yo

Average Age

The tenure for the ERBA Diagnostics management team is about average.


Board Age and Tenure

8.5yrs

Average Tenure

69yo

Average Age

The tenure for the ERBA Diagnostics board of directors is about average.


Insider Trading

No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.


Management Team

  • Suresh Vazirani (69yo)

    Executive Chairman & MD

    • Tenure: 9yrs
  • Chandra Krishnan

    Senior Vice President of Global Sales

    • Tenure: 4.4yrs
  • David Barka (38yo)

    Interim Chief Executive Officer

    • Tenure: 2.1yrs
  • Jean LaCroix (46yo)

    CFO, Principal Accounting Officer & Treasurer

    • Tenure: 0.4yrs

Board Members

  • Suresh Vazirani (69yo)

    Executive Chairman & MD

    • Tenure: 9yrs
  • David Templeton (66yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 9yrs
    • Compensation: US$48.20k
  • Gerald Gallwas (82yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 8yrs
    • Compensation: US$35.70k
  • Nikhil Vazirani

    Director

    • Tenure: 2.2yrs

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$8.288m
  • 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 Analysis2019/09/19 23:37
End of Day Share Price2019/09/17 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.