NasdaqGS:COUP

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Coupa Software Incorporated provides cloud-based business spend management platform.


Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet with limited growth.


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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: COUP has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-7.6%

COUP

-8.9%

US Software

-7.4%

US Market


1 Year Return

66.9%

COUP

26.1%

US Software

10.5%

US Market

Return vs Industry: COUP exceeded the US Software industry which returned 26.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: COUP exceeded the US Market which returned 10.5% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

COUPIndustryMarket
7 Day-7.6%-8.9%-7.4%
30 Day-0.9%1.1%-3.6%
90 Day3.9%6.0%-0.6%
1 Year66.9%66.9%27.4%26.1%12.8%10.5%
3 Year489.6%489.6%130.1%120.4%37.4%28.6%
5 Yearn/a198.5%177.0%61.3%43.6%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

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

22.16x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: COUP ($159.9) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($101.84)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: COUP is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Software industry average.

PE vs Market: COUP 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 COUP's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: COUP is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (22.2x) compared to the US Software industry average (5.6x).


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Future Growth

How is Coupa Software forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 22 analysts?

-8.0%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: COUP is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Earnings vs Market: COUP is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

High Growth Earnings: COUP is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: COUP's revenue (20.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (7.6% per year).

High Growth Revenue: COUP's revenue (20.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: COUP's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (16.3%).


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Past Performance

How has Coupa Software performed over the past 5 years?

-14.9%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: COUP is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: COUP is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: COUP is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -14.9% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare COUP's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: COUP is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (21%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: COUP has a negative Return on Equity (-18.14%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Coupa Software's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: COUP's short term assets ($956.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($452.2M).

Long Term Liabilities: COUP's short term assets ($956.1M) exceed its long term liabilities ($599.9M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: COUP's debt to equity ratio (160.4%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if COUP's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: COUP has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: COUP's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.3x debt).


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: Whilst unprofitable COUP has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.

Forecast Cash Runway: COUP is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 73.9% per year.


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Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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

4.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Rob Bernshteyn (46yo)

11yrs

Tenure

US$9,096,500

Compensation

Mr. Robert Bernshteyn, also known as Rob, has been the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of The Board of Coupa Software Incorporated since February 2009. Mr. Bernshteyn has been Director of Medallia, In ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Rob's total compensation ($USD9.10M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD10.82M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Rob's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Robert Bernshteyn
Chairman of the Board & CEO11yrsUS$9.10m0.27% $28.0m
Todd Ford
Chief Financial Officer4.8yrsUS$3.63m0.043% $4.3m
Ravi Thakur
Senior Vice President of Business Acceleration0yrsUS$946.81k0.0084% $855.9k
Steven Winter
Chief Revenue Officer3.4yrsUS$1.65m0.0076% $780.4k
Mark Riggs
Chief Customer Officer & Member of Executive Advisory Board1.8yrsUS$1.01mno data
Roger Kopfmann
Senior Vice President of Operations0yrsno datano data
Anthony Tiscornia
Principal Accounting Officer2.8yrsno data0.00016% $16.3k
David Williams
Senior Vice President of Technology8.9yrsno datano data
Nicole Noutsios
Investor Relations Officer0yrsno datano data
Jonathan Stueve
Senior VP & General Counsel6.1yrsno datano data

4.8yrs

Average Tenure

44yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: COUP's management team is considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Robert Bernshteyn
Chairman of the Board & CEO11yrsUS$9.10m0.27% $28.0m
Mark Riggs
Chief Customer Officer & Member of Executive Advisory Board1.8yrsUS$1.01mno data
Chandar Pattabhiram
Chief Marketing Officer & Member of Executive Advisory Board1.8yrsno datano data
Donna Wilczek
Senior VP of Product Strategy & Innovation and Member of Executive Advisory Board3.8yrsno datano data
Roger Siboni
Lead Independent Director3.5yrsUS$227.02k0.013% $1.3m
George Bischof
Board Observer0yrsno datano data
James McDowell Feuille
Board Observer0yrsno datano data
Scott Thompson
Independent Director6.8yrsUS$196.14k0.013% $1.3m
Frank van Veenendaal
Independent Director4.2yrsUS$201.14k0.27% $28.0m
Leslie C. Campbell
Independent Director3.8yrsUS$203.27k0.063% $6.4m

3.8yrs

Average Tenure

61yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: COUP's board of directors are considered experienced (3.8 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 8.8%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Coupa Software Incorporated's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Coupa Software Incorporated
  • Ticker: COUP
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 2006
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Market Cap: US$10.201b
  • Shares outstanding: 63.80m
  • Website: https://www.coupa.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Coupa Software Incorporated
  • 1855 South Grant Street
  • San Mateo
  • California
  • 94402
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
COUPNasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)YesCommon StockUSUSDOct 2016
2C0DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEUROct 2016
0I4BLSE (London Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockGBUSDOct 2016
COUP *BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)YesCommon StockMXMXNOct 2016

Biography

Coupa Software Incorporated provides cloud-based business spend management platform. The company’s platform connects organization with suppliers globally; and provides visibility into and control over how companies spend money, as well as enables businesses to achieve savings that drive profitability. Its platform consists of procurement, invoicing, and expense management modules that form its transactional engine and capture a company’s business spend; and offers supporting modules, including sourcing, spend analysis, contract management, supplier management, and contingent workforce management. The company markets its platform to a range of enterprises in various industries, such as healthcare and pharmaceuticals, retail, financial services, manufacturing, technology, and others primarily through a direct sales force worldwide. The company was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in San Mateo, California. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/02/26 02:06
End of Day Share Price2020/02/25 00:00
Earnings2019/10/31
Annual Earnings2019/01/31


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.