Smith Micro Software, Inc. develops and sells software to enhance the mobile experience to wireless and cable service providers worldwide. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with high growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Smith Micro Software's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SMSI is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SMSI's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SMSI underperformed the US Software industry which returned 42.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SMSI underperformed the US Market which returned 33.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Smith Micro Software's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 months ago | Simply Wall StA Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMSI)
3 months ago | Simply Wall StSmith Micro Software, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:SMSI) CEO Compensation Is Looking A Bit Stretched At The Moment
3 months ago | Simply Wall StHave Insiders Sold Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMSI) Shares Recently?
Is Smith Micro Software 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: SMSI ($4.65) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($0.48)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SMSI is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SMSI is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Software industry average.
PE vs Market: SMSI 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 SMSI's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SMSI is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.1x) compared to the US Software industry average (7.6x).
How is Smith Micro Software 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: SMSI is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: SMSI is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: SMSI's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SMSI's revenue (26.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SMSI's revenue (26.7% 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 SMSI's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Smith Micro Software performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SMSI is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SMSI is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SMSI is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 51.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SMSI's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SMSI is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (22.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SMSI has a negative Return on Equity (-6.43%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Smith Micro Software's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SMSI's short term assets ($46.9M) exceed its short term liabilities ($12.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: SMSI's short term assets ($46.9M) exceed its long term liabilities ($5.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SMSI is debt free.
Reducing Debt: SMSI has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 0.3%.
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 SMSI has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: SMSI is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 42.3% per year.
What is Smith Micro Software current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SMSI's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SMSI'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 SMSI's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SMSI'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 SMSI'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
William Smith (73 yo)
Mr. William W. Smith, Jr., co-founded Smith Micro Software Inc. in 1982 and has been its Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer since 1982. Mr. Smith served at Rockwell International...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: William's total compensation ($USD1.92M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.10M).
Compensation vs Earnings: William's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Management: SMSI's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SMSI's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 13.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: SMSI insiders have only sold shares 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 29.5%.
Smith Micro Software, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Smith Micro Software, Inc.
- Ticker: SMSI
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1982
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: US$248.989m
- Shares outstanding: 53.55m
- Website: https://www.smithmicro.com
Number of Employees
- Smith Micro Software, Inc.
- 5800 Corporate Drive
- United States
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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