eGain Corporation operates as a software-as-a service provider of customer engagement solutions in the United States, the United Kingdom, India, and internationally. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with outstanding track record.
Share Price & News
How has eGain's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: EGAN's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: EGAN exceeded the US Software industry which returned 44.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: EGAN exceeded the US Market which returned 14.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is eGain's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is eGain undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: EGAN ($13.45) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($10.06)
Significantly Below Fair Value: EGAN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: EGAN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (57.1x) compared to the US Software industry average (57x).
PE vs Market: EGAN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (57.1x) compared to the US market (18.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: EGAN's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: EGAN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (12x) compared to the US Software industry average (6.8x).
How is eGain forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: EGAN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-14% per year).
Earnings vs Market: EGAN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-14% per year).
High Growth Earnings: EGAN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: EGAN's revenue (10.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: EGAN's revenue (10.9% 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 EGAN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has eGain performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: EGAN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: EGAN's current net profit margins (9.9%) are higher than last year (6.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: EGAN has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 69.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: EGAN's earnings growth over the past year (72.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (69.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: EGAN earnings growth over the past year (72.7%) exceeded the Software industry 15.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: EGAN's Return on Equity (20.8%) is considered high.
How is eGain's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: EGAN's short term assets ($73.5M) exceed its short term liabilities ($52.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: EGAN's short term assets ($73.5M) exceed its long term liabilities ($6.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: EGAN is debt free.
Reducing Debt: EGAN has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 1815.8%.
Debt Coverage: EGAN has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: EGAN has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is eGain current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate EGAN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate EGAN's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if EGAN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if EGAN's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of EGAN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Ashu Roy (54 yo)
Mr. Ashutosh Roy, also known as Ashu, has been the Chief Executive Officer of eGain Corporation since September 1997 and has been its President since October 1, 2003. Mr. Roy is a member of the Board of Di ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ashu's total compensation ($USD320.96K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.02M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ashu's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Co-Founder & Director||23yrs||US$74.84k||2.89% |
|Chief Financial Officer||18.08yrs||US$388.68k||0.42% |
|Senior Vice President of Global Sales||3.08yrs||US$361.79k||0% |
|Senior Vice President of Products & Engineering||20.5yrs||US$389.53k||0.96% |
|Vice President of Technology||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing||no data||US$126.04k||no data|
|Head of Global Strategic Solutions||no data||no data||no data|
|Secretary||no data||no data||no data|
|Partner Director||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: EGAN's management team is seasoned and experienced (19.3 years average tenure).
|Co-Founder & Director||23yrs||US$74.84k||2.89% |
|Independent Director||3.58yrs||US$70.61k||0% |
|Independent Director||20yrs||US$74.84k||0% |
|Lead Independent Director||3yrs||US$83.62k||0% |
Experienced Board: EGAN's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: EGAN insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
eGain Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: eGain Corporation
- Ticker: EGAN
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1997
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: US$415.574m
- Shares outstanding: 30.91m
- Website: https://www.egain.com
Number of Employees
- eGain Corporation
- 1252 Borregas Avenue
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|EGAN||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Sep 1999|
|0IFM||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Sep 1999|
eGain Corporation operates as a software-as-a service provider of customer engagement solutions in the United States, the United Kingdom, India, and internationally. It provides eGain solution, a unified c ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/18 05:52|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/17 00:00|
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