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Market Cap

US$139.6m

Last Updated

2021/04/17 22:59 UTC

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Company Financials

Executive Summary

RealNetworks, Inc. provides digital media software and services in the United States, Europe, and internationally. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet and overvalued.


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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: RNWK is more volatile than 90% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 23% a week.

Volatility Over Time: RNWK's weekly volatility has increased from 17% to 23% over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-25.9%

RNWK

2.3%

US Software

1.3%

US Market


1 Year Return

353.8%

RNWK

56.0%

US Software

53.9%

US Market

Return vs Industry: RNWK exceeded the US Software industry which returned 56% over the past year.

Return vs Market: RNWK exceeded the US Market which returned 53.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

RNWKIndustryMarket
7 Day-25.9%2.3%1.3%
30 Day-38.6%11.7%5.3%
90 Day124.1%12.0%8.9%
1 Year353.8%353.8%57.1%56.0%56.6%53.9%
3 Year3.1%3.1%146.1%138.6%64.4%53.6%
5 Year-18.8%-18.8%329.3%305.3%120.4%95.7%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

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

3.02x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate RNWK's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate RNWK's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

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

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: RNWK is good value based on its PB Ratio (3x) compared to the US Software industry average (8.7x).


Future Growth

How is RealNetworks forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

11.0%

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 RealNetworks 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.


Past Performance

How has RealNetworks performed over the past 5 years?

33.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: RNWK is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: RNWK is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: RNWK is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 33% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: RNWK is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (16.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: RNWK has a negative Return on Equity (-11.14%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is RealNetworks's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: RNWK's short term assets ($47.8M) exceed its short term liabilities ($22.7M).

Long Term Liabilities: RNWK's short term assets ($47.8M) exceed its long term liabilities ($13.1M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: RNWK's debt to equity ratio (6.3%) is considered satisfactory.

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


Balance Sheet


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: RNWK has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: RNWK has sufficient cash runway for 2.4 years if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 26.8% each year.


Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if RNWK'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 RNWK's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


Next Steps

Management

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

3.9yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Rob Glaser (58 yo)

8.75yrs

Tenure

US$499,095

Compensation

Mr. Robert Glaser, also known as Rob, serves as an Advisor of Bitium Inc. Mr. Glaser co-founded Sidecar Communications, Inc. in 2010 and serves as its Chairman of the Board. He is a Founder of Real Network...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Rob's total compensation ($USD499.10K) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD543.87K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Rob's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: RNWK's management team is considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: RNWK's board of directors are considered experienced (4.8 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.


Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

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


Key Information

  • Name: RealNetworks, Inc.
  • Ticker: RNWK
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1994
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Market Cap: US$139.561m
  • Shares outstanding: 38.53m
  • Website: https://www.realnetworks.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • RealNetworks, Inc.
  • 1501 First Avenue South
  • Suite 600
  • Seattle
  • Washington
  • 98134
  • United States

Listings


Biography

RealNetworks, Inc. provides digital media software and services in the United States, Europe, and internationally. Its Consumer Media segment offers RealPlayer media player, a software that enables consume...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/04/17 22:59
End of Day Share Price2021/04/16 00:00
Earnings2020/12/31
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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.