NasdaqGM:CYBE

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Executive Summary

CyberOptics Corporation develops and manufactures high precision sensing technology solutions worldwide.


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.


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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

9.7%

CYBE

5.0%

US Semiconductor

7.2%

US Market


1 Year Return

-4.0%

CYBE

5.7%

US Semiconductor

-10.4%

US Market

Return vs Industry: CYBE underperformed the US Semiconductor industry which returned 5.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CYBE exceeded the US Market which returned -10.4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

CYBEIndustryMarket
7 Day9.7%5.0%7.2%
30 Day-22.5%-8.6%-12.6%
90 Day-10.4%-14.3%-19.4%
1 Year-4.0%-4.0%7.8%5.7%-8.5%-10.4%
3 Year-34.1%-34.1%52.6%44.1%15.8%8.3%
5 Year53.9%53.9%111.6%91.3%35.8%21.0%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

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

151.36x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: CYBE ($16.47) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($0.01)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: CYBE is poor value based on its PE Ratio (151.4x) compared to the Semiconductor industry average (25.7x).

PE vs Market: CYBE is poor value based on its PE Ratio (151.4x) compared to the US market (13.1x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: CYBE is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.4x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: CYBE is good value based on its PB Ratio (2x) compared to the US Semiconductor industry average (2.3x).


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Future Growth

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

63.3%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: CYBE's forecast earnings growth (63.3% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).

Earnings vs Market: CYBE's earnings (63.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (12.2% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: CYBE's revenue (10.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (7.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: CYBE's revenue (10.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if CYBE's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has CyberOptics performed over the past 5 years?

18.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CYBE has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: CYBE's current net profit margins (1.3%) are lower than last year (4.4%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CYBE has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 18.1% per year.

Accelerating Growth: CYBE's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: CYBE had negative earnings growth (-72.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Semiconductor industry average (-30.5%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: CYBE's Return on Equity (1.3%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is CyberOptics's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CYBE's short term assets ($47.3M) exceed its short term liabilities ($10.8M).

Long Term Liabilities: CYBE's short term assets ($47.3M) exceed its long term liabilities ($3.5M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CYBE is debt free.

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

Debt Coverage: CYBE has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: CYBE has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet

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

Debt Coverage by Assets: CYBE's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.0662046937818E+17x debt).


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Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CYBE'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 CYBE'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?

8.0yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Subodh Kulkarni (54yo)

6s

Tenure

US$1,018,271

Compensation

Dr. Subodh K. Kulkarni, Ph.D. has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of CyberOptics Corp. since February 1, 2014. Dr. Kulkarni served as the Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President o ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Subodh's total compensation ($USD1.02M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD602.37K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Subodh's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Subodh Kulkarni
President6yrsUS$1.02m0.89% $1.1m
Craig Gates
Independent Director8yrsUS$62.50k0.17% $197.6k
Irene Qualters
Independent Director20.67yrsUS$62.50k0.27% $321.5k
Michael Selzer
Chairman of the Board6yrsUS$67.50k0.28% $325.7k
Vivek Mohindra
Independent Director1.83yrsUS$55.00k0.056% $65.9k

8.0yrs

Average Tenure

60yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: CYBE's board of directors are considered experienced (8 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.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

CyberOptics Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: CyberOptics Corporation
  • Ticker: CYBE
  • Exchange: NasdaqGM
  • Founded: 1984
  • Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
  • Sector: Semiconductors
  • Market Cap: US$118.002m
  • Shares outstanding: 7.16m
  • Website: https://www.cyberoptics.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • CyberOptics Corporation
  • 5900 Golden Hills Drive
  • Minneapolis
  • Minnesota
  • 55416
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
CYBENasdaqGM (Nasdaq Global Market)YesCommon StockUSUSDDec 1987
CYEDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURDec 1987
CYEBRSE (Berne Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockCHCHFDec 1987

Biography

CyberOptics Corporation develops and manufactures high precision sensing technology solutions worldwide. Its sensors are being used in surface mount technology (SMT), semiconductor, and metrology markets to improve yields and productivity. The company offers multi-reflection suppression sensors for application in the SMT, semiconductor, and metrology markets; and strobe inspection modules for use in 2D automated optical inspection (AOI) systems. It also provides SMT electronic assembly alignment sensor products, including LaserAlign sensors for incorporation into pick-and-place machines; and InPrinter Inspection Camera, which identifies fiducial markings on a circuit board to ensure accurate board registration prior to placement of solder paste. In addition, the company offers 3D solder paste inspection sensors; inspection system products primarily used in the semiconductor and SMT electronic assembly industries for process control, inspection, and metrology; AOI products to inspect circuit boards after component placement; and 3D solder paste measurement machines. Further, it provides general industrial metrology products and services, such as CyberGage 360, which are used as in-line or offline metrology tools; and sells 3D scanning and metrology equipment manufactured by other suppliers and provides 3D scanning and metrology services, as well as provides WaferSense family of products that provide measurements of critical factors in the semiconductor fabrication process. The company sells its products to SMT electronic assembly circuit board manufacturers, end-user customers manufacturing their own circuit boards, semiconductor manufacturers, and outsourced semiconductor assembly and test companies through independent sales representatives and distributors. CyberOptics Corporation was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/03/31 01:07
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.