SharpSpring, Inc. operates as a cloud-based marketing technology company worldwide.
Excellent balance sheet with limited growth.
Share Price & News
How has SharpSpring's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SHSP's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SHSP underperformed the US Software industry which returned 39.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SHSP underperformed the US Market which returned 16.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is SharpSpring's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is SharpSpring undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate SHSP's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate SHSP's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SHSP is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Software industry average.
PE vs Market: SHSP 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 SHSP's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SHSP is good value based on its PB Ratio (3.7x) compared to the US Software industry average (7.4x).
How is SharpSpring forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SHSP is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: SHSP is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: SHSP is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SHSP's revenue (21.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SHSP's revenue (21.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if SHSP's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has SharpSpring performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SHSP is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SHSP is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SHSP is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 14.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SHSP's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SHSP is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (11.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SHSP has a negative Return on Equity (-37.21%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is SharpSpring's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SHSP's short term assets ($16.2M) exceed its short term liabilities ($6.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: SHSP's short term assets ($16.2M) exceed its long term liabilities ($5.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SHSP's debt to equity ratio (6.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if SHSP's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: SHSP has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: SHSP has sufficient cash runway for 2.6 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 35.9% each year.
What is SharpSpring current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SHSP's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SHSP's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SHSP's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SHSP's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: SHSP is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SHSP's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Rick Carlson (47 yo)
Mr. Richard Alan Carlson, also known as Rick, has been the Chief Executive Officer of SharpSpring, Inc. since October 1, 2015 and serves as its President. From August 1, 2015 to October 1, 2015, he served ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Rick's total compensation ($USD589.30K) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD589.17K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Rick's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO, President & Director||4.83yrs||US$589.30k||3.89% |
|CTO & Co-Founder||no data||US$329.22k||1.44% |
|Executive Officer||0.083yr||US$847.24k||0.041% |
|Interim CFO & Corporate Controller||0.083yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Operating Officer||1.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Marketing||1.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Global Sales||1.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of HR||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Revenue Officer||1.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of User Experience||1.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Partner Marketing||1.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Partnerships||2.58yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SHSP's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|CEO, President & Director||4.83yrs||US$589.30k||3.89% |
|Independent Director||6.58yrs||US$37.87k||0.22% |
|Independent Director||3.08yrs||US$37.87k||0.096% |
|Independent Chairman||3.08yrs||US$42.87k||0.13% |
|Independent Director||1yr||US$93.05k||no data|
Experienced Board: SHSP's board of directors are considered experienced (3.1 years average tenure).
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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 5.5%.
SharpSpring, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: SharpSpring, Inc.
- Ticker: SHSP
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1998
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: US$103.682m
- Shares outstanding: 11.53m
- Website: https://sharpspring.com
Number of Employees
- SharpSpring, Inc.
- 5001 Celebration Pointe Avenue
- Suite 410
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SHSP||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||May 2011|
|399||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||May 2011|
SharpSpring, Inc. operates as a cloud-based marketing technology company worldwide. The company offers SharpSpring, a marketing automation Software as Service platform that uses features, such as web track ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/11 23:53|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/11 00:00|
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