NasdaqCM:EGAN

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Executive Summary

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


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet with outstanding track record.


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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.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-1.6%

EGAN

0.6%

US Software

1.8%

US Market


1 Year Return

66.0%

EGAN

44.7%

US Software

14.2%

US Market

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.


Shareholder returns

EGANIndustryMarket
7 Day-1.6%0.6%1.8%
30 Day19.1%1.3%0.04%
90 Day44.6%8.8%9.8%
1 Year66.0%66.0%45.7%44.7%16.7%14.2%
3 Year437.8%437.8%147.9%139.7%41.6%32.2%
5 Year237.0%237.0%270.9%249.7%90.9%69.5%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

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

57.12x

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).


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Future Growth

How is eGain forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?

-14.0%

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


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Past Performance

How has eGain performed over the past 5 years?

69.3%

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.


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Financial Health

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.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

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.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

19.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Ashu Roy (54 yo)

23yrs

Tenure

US$320,964

Compensation

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.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Ashutosh Roy
Co-Founder23yrsUS$320.96k27.72%
$ 115.2m
Gunjan Sinha
Co-Founder & Director23yrsUS$74.84k2.89%
$ 12.0m
Eric Smit
Chief Financial Officer18.08yrsUS$388.68k0.42%
$ 1.7m
Todd Woodstra
Senior Vice President of Global Sales3.08yrsUS$361.79k0%
$ 0
Promod Narang
Senior Vice President of Products & Engineering20.5yrsUS$389.53k0.96%
$ 4.0m
Sam Hahn
Vice President of Technologyno datano datano data
Anand Subramaniam
Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketingno dataUS$126.04kno data
Ian Jones
Head of Global Strategic Solutionsno datano datano data
Stanley Pierson
Secretaryno datano datano data
Wiebe Vink
Partner Directorno datano datano data

19.3yrs

Average Tenure

58yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: EGAN's management team is seasoned and experienced (19.3 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Ashutosh Roy
Co-Founder23yrsUS$320.96k27.72%
$ 115.2m
Gunjan Sinha
Co-Founder & Director23yrsUS$74.84k2.89%
$ 12.0m
Christine Russell
Independent Director3.58yrsUS$70.61k0%
$ 0
Phiroz Darukhanavala
Independent Director20yrsUS$74.84k0%
$ 0
Brett Shockley
Lead Independent Director3yrsUS$83.62k0%
$ 0

11.8yrs

Average Tenure

60yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: EGAN's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.8 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

eGain Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • 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


Location

  • eGain Corporation
  • 1252 Borregas Avenue
  • Sunnyvale
  • California
  • 94089
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
EGANNasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)YesCommon StockUSUSDSep 1999
0IFMLSE (London Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockGBUSDSep 1999

Biography

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

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/09/18 05:52
End of Day Share Price2020/09/17 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2020/06/30


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.