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ironSource NYSE:IS Stock Report

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18 Aug, 2022


Company Financials +
IS fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth4/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health6/6

IS Stock Overview

ironSource Ltd. operates a business platform for app developers and telecom operators in Israel and internationally.

ironSource Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for ironSource
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$4.50
52 Week HighUS$13.14
52 Week LowUS$2.20
1 Month Change21.95%
3 Month Change60.71%
1 Year Change-47.67%
3 Year Changen/a
5 Year Changen/a
Change since IPO-61.73%

Recent News & Updates

Aug 09

IronSource plunges 16% after AppLovin offers to buy Unity Software

IronSource (NYSE:IS) plunged 16% in premarket trading after AppLovin (NASDAQ:APP) offered to buy Unity Software (NYSE:U) in all stock deal. Under the proposal, Unity(U) would have to terminate its agreement to purchase ironSource, according to the AppLovin press release. Unity (U) agreed to buy ironSource for $4.4 billion in a stock deal last month. Developing story ...

Shareholder Returns

ISUS SoftwareUS Market

Return vs Industry: IS underperformed the US Software industry which returned -15.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: IS underperformed the US Market which returned -9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is IS's price volatile compared to industry and market?
IS volatility
IS Average Weekly Movement18.4%
Software Industry Average Movement10.1%
Market Average Movement7.6%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market17.1%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.1%

Stable Share Price: IS is more volatile than 90% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 18% a week.

Volatility Over Time: IS's weekly volatility has increased from 12% to 18% over the past year.

About the Company

2010995Tomer Bar-Zeev

ironSource Ltd. operates a business platform for app developers and telecom operators in Israel and internationally. The company’s platforms include Sonic solution suite that supports developers to launch, monetize, and scale their apps and games by providing solutions for app discovery, user growth, content monetization, analytics, and publishing; and Aura solution suite, which allows telecom operators to enrich the device experience by creating new engagement touchpoints that deliver relevant content for their users across the entire lifecycle of the device. ironSource Ltd.

ironSource Fundamentals Summary

How do ironSource's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
IS fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$4.57b
Earnings (TTM)US$60.41m
Revenue (TTM)US$671.17m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
IS income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUS$126.99m
Gross ProfitUS$544.18m
Other ExpensesUS$483.78m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.059
Gross Margin81.08%
Net Profit Margin9.00%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did IS perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is IS undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 2/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for IS?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

IS key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue6.3x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA39.7x
PEG Ratio2.5x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does IS's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

IS PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for IS vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average60.6x
TDC Teradata
QLYS Qualys
CVLT Commvault Systems
PRGS Progress Software
IS ironSource

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: IS is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (75.7x) compared to the peer average (60.6x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does IS's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Software Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: IS is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (75.7x) compared to the US Software industry average (47.4x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is IS's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

IS PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio75.7x
Fair PE Ratio43x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: IS is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (75.7x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (43x).

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of IS when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: IS ($4.5) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($5.81)

Significantly Below Fair Value: IS is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Target price is less than 20% higher than the current share price.

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Future Growth

How is ironSource forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 4/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: IS's forecast earnings growth (29.8% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).

Earnings vs Market: IS's earnings (29.8% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (14.4% per year).

High Growth Earnings: IS's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: IS's revenue (18.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (7.8% per year).

High Growth Revenue: IS's revenue (18.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: IS's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (16.5%).

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Past Performance

How has ironSource performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 3/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Last years earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: IS has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: IS's current net profit margins (9%) are higher than last year (8.5%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if IS's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: Insufficient data to compare IS's past year earnings growth to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: IS earnings growth over the past year (58.4%) exceeded the Software industry 18.5%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: IS's Return on Equity (5.6%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is ironSource's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: IS's short term assets ($735.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($338.6M).

Long Term Liabilities: IS's short term assets ($735.1M) exceed its long term liabilities ($37.4M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: IS is debt free.

Reducing Debt: IS had no debt 5 years ago.

Debt Coverage: IS has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: IS has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet

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What is ironSource current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if IS's dividend payments have been increasing.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as IS has not reported any payouts.

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


Average management tenure


Tomer Bar-Zeev (45 yo)



Mr. Tomer Bar-Zeev co-Founded ironSource Ltd. in 2010 and has served as Chief Executive Officer since 2010. He serves as a Member of the Board of Directors at ironSource Ltd.since July 2011 and serves as...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: IS's management team is seasoned and experienced (12.6 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: IS's board of directors are considered experienced (5.7 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.

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

ironSource Ltd.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: ironSource Ltd.
  • Ticker: IS
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 2010
  • Industry: Systems Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Implied Market Cap: US$4.574b
  • Shares outstanding: 1.02b
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • ironSource Ltd.
  • Azrieli Sarona Tower
  • 121 Menachem Begin Street
  • Tel Aviv
  • 6701203
  • Israel


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/08/18 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/08/18 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.