Bridgeline Digital, Inc. operates as a digital engagement company in the United States. More Details
Excellent balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Bridgeline Digital's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BLIN's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: BLIN underperformed the US Software industry which returned 52.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BLIN underperformed the US Market which returned 13.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Bridgeline Digital's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 days ago | Simply Wall StAnalysts Expect Breakeven For Bridgeline Digital, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLIN) Before Long
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWhy Bridgeline Digital's (NASDAQ:BLIN) CEO Pay Matters
Is Bridgeline Digital 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 BLIN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate BLIN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BLIN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Software industry average.
PE vs Market: BLIN 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 BLIN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BLIN is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.5x) compared to the US Software industry average (6.9x).
How is Bridgeline Digital 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: BLIN is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: BLIN is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: BLIN's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: BLIN's revenue (11.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BLIN's revenue (11.8% 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 BLIN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Bridgeline Digital performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BLIN is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: BLIN is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BLIN is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 16.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BLIN's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: BLIN is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (13.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BLIN has a negative Return on Equity (-0.88%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Bridgeline Digital's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BLIN's short term assets ($2.2M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($4.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: BLIN's short term assets ($2.2M) exceed its long term liabilities ($842.0K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BLIN's debt to equity ratio (18.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: BLIN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 48.2% to 18.5% over the 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: BLIN has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: BLIN has sufficient cash runway for 1 years if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 10% each year.
What is Bridgeline Digital current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BLIN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BLIN'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 BLIN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BLIN'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 BLIN'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
Ari Kahn (51 yo)
Mr. Roger E. Kahn, also known as Ari, Ph.D., has been the Chief Executive Officer of Bridgeline Digital, Inc. since May 12, 2016 and its President since May 2016 and its Director since December 2017. Mr. K ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ari's total compensation ($USD326.04K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD604.44K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ari's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Executive VP||1.17yrs||US$240.00k||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Technology||3.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||7.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Sales||1.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Partnerships & Strategic Alliances||1.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive VP of Product Marketing||no data||no data||no data|
|Secretary||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: BLIN's management team is considered experienced (2.4 years average tenure).
|Independent Chairperson of the Board||5.33yrs||US$36.00k||0.013% |
|Independent Director||14.67yrs||US$28.00k||0.014% |
|Independent Director||10.67yrs||US$26.00k||0.013% |
Experienced Board: BLIN's board of directors are considered experienced (6.8 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 substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 58.2%.
Bridgeline Digital, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Bridgeline Digital, Inc.
- Ticker: BLIN
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 2000
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: US$8.222m
- Shares outstanding: 4.42m
- Website: https://www.bridgeline.com
Number of Employees
- Bridgeline Digital, Inc.
- 100 Summit Drive
- Suite 916
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BLIN||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jun 2007|
|BL43||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jun 2007|
|BL43||BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jun 2007|
Bridgeline Digital, Inc. operates as a digital engagement company in the United States. The company’s Bridgeline’s Unbound platform enables companies and developers to create Websites, Web applications, an ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/28 05:21|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/25 00:00|
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