Share Price & News
How has Patriot Scientific's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: PTSC's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: PTSC underperformed the US Semiconductor industry which returned 46.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PTSC exceeded the US Market which returned 15.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Patriot Scientific's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Patriot Scientific 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 PTSC's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate PTSC's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: PTSC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Semiconductor industry average.
PE vs Market: PTSC 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 PTSC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: PTSC is good value based on its PB Ratio (3.3x) compared to the US Semiconductor industry average (3.5x).
How is Patriot Scientific forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Semiconductors 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 Patriot Scientific 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.
- Examine Patriot Scientific'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 Patriot Scientific's filings and announcementshere.
- Explore growth companies in the Semiconductors industry.
How has Patriot Scientific performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PTSC is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: PTSC is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PTSC is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 3.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare PTSC's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: PTSC is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Semiconductor industry (-5.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: PTSC has a negative Return on Equity (-163.35%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Patriot Scientific's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PTSC's short term assets ($1.0M) exceed its short term liabilities ($305.7K).
Long Term Liabilities: PTSC has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PTSC is debt free.
Reducing Debt: PTSC has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: PTSC has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: PTSC has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 11.3% each year.
What is Patriot Scientific current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate PTSC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate PTSC's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if PTSC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if PTSC's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of PTSC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Carlton Johnson (61 yo)
Mr. Carlton M. Johnson, Jr., serves as Interim Chief Executive Officer at Patriot Scientific Corporation since April 01, 2019 and its Interim Chief Financial Officer since October 3, 2019. He is a Securiti ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Carlton's total compensation ($USD374.40K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD607.19K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Carlton's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Patriot Scientific Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Patriot Scientific Corporation
- Ticker: PTSC
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1987
- Industry: Semiconductors
- Sector: Semiconductors
- Market Cap: US$2.621m
- Shares outstanding: 401.39m
- Website: https://www.ptsc.com
Number of Employees
- Patriot Scientific Corporation
- 2038 Corte Del Nogal
- Suite 141
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|PTSC||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jun 1992|
Patriot Scientific Corporation does not have significant operations. Previously, the company was engaged in commercializing microprocessor technologies through broad and open licensing. It focuses on devel ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/05 00:19|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/04 00:00|
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.