NasdaqCM:BLIN

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Bridgeline Digital, Inc. operates as a digital engagement company in the United States.

Snowflake

Fundamentals

Mediocre balance sheet and overvalued.

Risks

  • Bridgeline Digital has significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
  • Bridgeline Digital is not covered by any analysts.

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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

5.9%

NasdaqCM:BLIN

-0.9%

US Software

1.2%

US Market


1 Year Return

-95.7%

NasdaqCM:BLIN

11.1%

US Software

1.7%

US Market

BLIN underperformed the Software industry which returned 11.1% over the past year.

BLIN underperformed the Market in United States of America which returned 1.7% over the past year.


Share holder returns

BLINIndustryMarket
7 Day5.9%-0.9%1.2%
30 Day-0.5%1.4%4.9%
90 Day-18.4%0.8%3.7%
1 Year-95.7%-95.7%12.6%11.1%3.9%1.7%
3 Year-98.9%-98.9%118.1%109.5%47.2%37.7%
5 Year-99.8%-99.8%159.5%140.4%60.0%42.4%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Bridgeline Digital undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

1.92x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows

Unable to calculate intrinsic value for Bridgeline Digital to establish if it is available at moderate discount.

Unable to calculate intrinsic value for Bridgeline Digital to establish if it is available at substantial discount.


Price Based on Earnings

Bridgeline Digital is loss making, we can't compare its value to the US Software industry average.

Bridgeline Digital is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the United States of America market.


Price Based on Expected Growth

Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Bridgeline Digital, we can't assess if its growth is good value.


Price Based on Value of Assets

Bridgeline Digital is good value based on assets compared to the US Software industry average.


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Future Growth

How is Bridgeline Digital expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

16.1%

Forecasted Software 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 Bridgeline Digital 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 Bridgeline Digital performed over the past 5 years?

-3.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Bridgeline Digital does not make a profit and their year on year earnings growth rate was negative over the past 5 years.

Unable to compare Bridgeline Digital's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.

Unable to compare Bridgeline Digital's 1-year growth to the US Software industry average as it is not currently profitable.


Return on Equity

It is difficult to establish if Bridgeline Digital has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.


Return on Assets

It is difficult to establish if Bridgeline Digital has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the US Software industry average (Return on Assets) as it is loss-making.


Return on Capital Employed

It is difficult to establish if Bridgeline Digital improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.


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Financial Health

How is Bridgeline Digital's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Bridgeline Digital's short term (1 year) commitments are greater than its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

Bridgeline Digital's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Bridgeline Digital has no debt.

Bridgeline Digital has no debt compared to 5 years ago when it was 27.4%.


Balance Sheet

Low level of unsold assets.

Bridgeline Digital has no debt, it does not need to be covered by short term assets.


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.

Bridgeline Digital has less than a year of cash runway based on current free cash flow.

Bridgeline Digital has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 6.6% each year.


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Dividend

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


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

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

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

Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Bridgeline Digital has not reported any payouts.

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


Current Payout to Shareholders

Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Bridgeline Digital 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 Bridgeline Digital's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

1.4yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Ari Kahn (50yo)

3.3yrs

Tenure

US$367,497

Compensation

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 2018. Mr. Kahn serve ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Ari's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in United States of America.

Ari's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.


Management Age and Tenure

1.4yrs

Average Tenure

The average tenure for the Bridgeline Digital management team is less than 2 years, this suggests a new team.


Board Age and Tenure

5.8yrs

Average Tenure

53yo

Average Age

The tenure for the Bridgeline Digital board of directors is about average.


Insider Trading

More shares have been bought than sold by Bridgeline Digital individual insiders in the past 3 months, but not in substantial volumes.


Recent Insider Transactions

BuyUS$84,90905 Aug 19
Ziyad Binsalamah
EntityIndividual
Shares25,047
Max PriceUS$3.39

Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Ari Kahn (50yo)

    President

    • Tenure: 3.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$367.50k
  • Mark Downey (53yo)

    Executive VP

    • Tenure: 0.2yrs
  • Tom McGourty

    Executive Vice President of Partnerships & Strategic Alliances

    • Tenure: 0.6yrs
  • Jim Voss

    Executive Vice President of Technology

    • Tenure: 2.2yrs
  • Brian Baloga

    Executive Vice President of Sales

    • Tenure: 0.5yrs
  • Carl Prizzi

    Executive VP of Product Marketing

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Stacey Ward

    Senior VP

    • Tenure: 6.1yrs

Board Members

  • Ari Kahn (50yo)

    President

    • Tenure: 3.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$367.50k
  • Joni Kahn (64yo)

    Chairperson of the Board

    • Tenure: 4.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$29.34k
  • Michael Taglich (53yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 5.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$21.34k
  • Ken Galaznik (68yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 13.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$31.34k
  • Scott Landers (48yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 9.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$29.34k

Company Information

Bridgeline Digital, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Bridgeline Digital, Inc.
  • Ticker: BLIN
  • Exchange: NasdaqCM
  • Founded: 2000
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Market Cap: US$6.064m
  • Shares outstanding: 2.79m
  • Website: https://www.bridgeline.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Bridgeline Digital, Inc.
  • 80 Blanchard Road
  • Burlington
  • Massachusetts
  • 1803
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
BLINNasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)YesCommon StockUSUSDJun 2007
BL42DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURJun 2007
BL43BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)YesCommon StockDEEURJun 2007

Biography

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

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/09/15 23:58
End of Day Share Price2019/09/13 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2018/09/30


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.