ShotSpotter, Inc. provides precision-policing and security solutions for law enforcement and security personnel in the United States, South Africa, and the Bahamas.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$37.63|
|52 Week High||US$28.23|
|52 Week Low||US$53.97|
|1 Month Change||-0.95%|
|3 Month Change||-23.38%|
|1 Year Change||18.67%|
|3 Year Change||-3.44%|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||161.68%|
Recent News & Updates
Estimating The Fair Value Of ShotSpotter, Inc. (NASDAQ:SSTI)
How far off is ShotSpotter, Inc. ( NASDAQ:SSTI ) from its intrinsic value? Using the most recent financial data, we'll...
|SSTI||US Software||US Market|
Return vs Industry: SSTI underperformed the US Software industry which returned 34.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SSTI underperformed the US Market which returned 30% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: SSTI is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SSTI's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
ShotSpotter, Inc. provides precision-policing and security solutions for law enforcement and security personnel in the United States, South Africa, and the Bahamas. Its solutions include ShotSpotter Respond, a public safety solution, which serves cities and municipalities to identify, locate, and deter gun violence by incorporating a real-time gunshot detection system into their policing systems; and ShotSpotter Connect, a patrol management software to help plan directed patrols and tactics for crime deterrence. The company also provides ShotSpotter SecureCampus and ShotSpotter SiteSecure that helps the law enforcement and security personnel serving universities, corporate campuses, big-box retail, malls, and key infrastructure or transportation centers to mitigate risk and enhance security by notifying authorities of a outdoor gunfire incident and saving minutes for first responders to arrive.
ShotSpotter Fundamentals Summary
|SSTI fundamental statistics|
Is SSTI overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|SSTI income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$22.45m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.015|
|Net Profit Margin||0.33%|
How did SSTI perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is ShotSpotter undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: SSTI ($37.63) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($40.68)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SSTI is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SSTI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (2512x) compared to the US Software industry average (56.3x).
PE vs Market: SSTI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (2512x) compared to the US market (18.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SSTI is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (12.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SSTI is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (12.4x) compared to the US Software industry average (7.3x).
How is ShotSpotter forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SSTI's forecast earnings growth (200.6% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: SSTI's earnings (200.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (15.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SSTI's revenue (14.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SSTI's revenue (14.7% 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 SSTI's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has ShotSpotter performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SSTI has a large one-off loss of $859.0K impacting its June 30 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: SSTI's current net profit margins (0.3%) are lower than last year (6.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SSTI has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 68.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: SSTI's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SSTI had negative earnings growth (-93.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Software industry average (24.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SSTI's Return on Equity (0.5%) is considered low.
How is ShotSpotter's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SSTI's short term assets ($26.2M) exceed its short term liabilities ($25.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: SSTI's short term assets ($26.2M) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SSTI is debt free.
Reducing Debt: SSTI currently has no debt however we can't compare to 5 years ago as we have no data for that period.
Debt Coverage: SSTI has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: SSTI has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is ShotSpotter current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SSTI's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SSTI's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SSTI's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SSTI's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SSTI's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Ralph Clark (62 yo)
Mr. Ralph A. Clark serves as Director at Glowforge Inc. since August 2021. He has been Independent Director at TriNet Group, Inc. since March 16, 2021. He has been the Chief Executive Officer and President...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ralph's total compensation ($USD2.05M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.70M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ralph's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: SSTI's management team is considered experienced (3.1 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SSTI's board of directors are considered experienced (6.9 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: SSTI 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 2.2%.
ShotSpotter, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: ShotSpotter, Inc.
- Ticker: SSTI
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1996
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: US$439.449m
- Shares outstanding: 11.68m
- Website: https://www.shotspotter.com
Number of Employees
- ShotSpotter, Inc.
- 7979 Gateway Boulevard
- Suite 210
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/19 23:44|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/19 00:00|
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.