Atomera Incorporated develops, commercializes, and licenses proprietary materials, processes, and technologies for the semiconductor industry in North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. More Details
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Flawless balance sheet with limited growth.
Share Price & News
How has Atomera's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ATOM is more volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 19% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ATOM's weekly volatility (19%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of US stocks.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ATOM exceeded the US Semiconductor industry which returned 57.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ATOM exceeded the US Market which returned 29.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Atomera's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Atomera undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate ATOM's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate ATOM's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ATOM is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Semiconductor industry average.
PE vs Market: ATOM 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 ATOM's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ATOM is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (15.1x) compared to the US Semiconductor industry average (4.7x).
How is Atomera forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ATOM is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: ATOM is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: ATOM is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ATOM's revenue (108.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (10.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ATOM's revenue (108.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if ATOM's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Atomera performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ATOM is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: ATOM is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ATOM is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 4.7% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare ATOM's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: ATOM is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Semiconductor industry (18.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ATOM has a negative Return on Equity (-39.84%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Atomera's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ATOM's short term assets ($38.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: ATOM's short term assets ($38.1M) exceed its long term liabilities ($602.0K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ATOM is debt free.
Reducing Debt: ATOM currently has no debt however we can't compare to 5 years ago as we have no data for that period.
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: ATOM has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: ATOM has sufficient cash runway for 2.9 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 17.4% each year.
What is Atomera current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ATOM's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ATOM'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 ATOM's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ATOM'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 ATOM's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Scott Bibaud (57 yo)
Mr. Scott A. Bibaud has been the Chief Executive Officer, President and Director at Atomera Incorporated (formerly MEARS Technologies, Inc.) since October 2015. Mr. Bibaud has been active in the semiconduc...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Scott's total compensation ($USD1.35M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.20M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Scott's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Founder & Chief Technology Officer||20.17yrs||US$628.71k||0.63% |
|Chief Financial & Accounting Officer and Corporate Secretary||5.08yrs||US$668.39k||0.31% |
|Executive VP of Business Development & Director||9.5yrs||US$1.32m||0.43% |
Experienced Management: ATOM's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.4 years average tenure).
|Executive VP of Business Development & Director||9.5yrs||US$1.32m||0.43% |
|Independent Director||4.58yrs||US$125.00k||0.31% |
|Independent Director||1.42yrs||US$160.34k||0.23% |
|Independent Chairman of the Board||10.17yrs||US$147.50k||2.2% |
|Independent Director||10.75yrs||US$116.11k||1.96% |
|Independent Director||11.25yrs||US$118.61k||0.25% |
Experienced Board: ATOM's board of directors are considered experienced (9.5 years average tenure).
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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 32.2%.
Atomera Incorporated's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Atomera Incorporated
- Ticker: ATOM
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 2001
- Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
- Sector: Semiconductors
- Market Cap: US$627.553m
- Shares outstanding: 22.62m
- Website: https://www.atomera.com
Number of Employees
- Atomera Incorporated
- 750 University Avenue
- Suite 280
- Los Gatos
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ATOM||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Aug 2016|
Atomera Incorporated develops, commercializes, and licenses proprietary materials, processes, and technologies for the semiconductor industry in North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company’s l...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/03/03 23:02|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/03/03 00:00|
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