GlobalSCAPE, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops and distributes software, delivers managed and hosted solutions, and provides associated services for secure information exchange, and data transfer and sharing for enterprises and consumers worldwide.
Good value with proven track record.
Share Price & News
How has GlobalSCAPE's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: GSB has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: GSB underperformed the US Software industry which returned 42.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GSB underperformed the US Market which returned 18.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is GlobalSCAPE's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is GlobalSCAPE 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: GSB ($9.54) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($20.55)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GSB is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GSB is good value based on its PE Ratio (13.2x) compared to the US Software industry average (54.6x).
PE vs Market: GSB is good value based on its PE Ratio (13.2x) compared to the US market (19.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate GSB's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: GSB has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the US Software industry average.
How is GlobalSCAPE forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
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 GlobalSCAPE 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.
- Examine whether GlobalSCAPE is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.
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How has GlobalSCAPE performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GSB has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: GSB's current net profit margins (32.4%) are higher than last year (26.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GSB's earnings have grown significantly by 31.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: GSB's earnings growth over the past year (29.8%) is below its 5-year average (31.7% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: GSB earnings growth over the past year (29.8%) exceeded the Software industry 11.5%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: GSB's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.
How is GlobalSCAPE's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GSB has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.
Long Term Liabilities: GSB has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GSB has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.
Reducing Debt: GSB's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.
Debt Coverage: GSB's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (38.6%).
Interest Coverage: GSB's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (9x coverage).
What is GlobalSCAPE current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate GSB's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate GSB'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 GSB's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GSB's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: GSB is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of GSB'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
Robert Alpert (55 yo)
Mr. Robert Hudson Alpert has been Co-Chief Executive Officer of P10 Holdings, Inc. (formerly known as P10 Industries, Inc.) since October 6, 2017. He has been the Chairman of the Board at GlobalSCAPE, Inc. ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Robert's total compensation ($USD2.13M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.27M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Robert's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
|Chairman of the Board & CEO||1.33yrs||US$2.13m||0.18% |
|Executive VP of Sales & Marketing||2.83yrs||US$1.30m||0.13% |
|Executive VP of Technical Services||1.33yrs||US$1.28m||0.13% |
|Chief Financial Officer||2.42yrs||no data||0.068% |
|Chief Operating Officer||2yrs||no data||0.092% |
|Head of Administrative Services||2.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Director of Product Strategy||no data||US$104.51k||no data|
|Enterprise Sales Manager||no data||US$140.84k||no data|
Experienced Management: GSB's management team is considered experienced (2.2 years average tenure).
|Chairman of the Board & CEO||1.33yrs||US$2.13m||0.18% |
|Independent Director||18.17yrs||US$348.32k||6.15% |
|Independent Director||4.58yrs||US$298.40k||0.43% |
|Independent Director||1.83yrs||US$298.40k||0.33% |
Experienced Board: GSB's board of directors are considered experienced (3.4 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 8.4%.
GlobalSCAPE, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: GlobalSCAPE, Inc.
- Ticker: GSB
- Exchange: AMEX
- Founded: 1996
- Industry: Systems Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: US$179.183m
- Shares outstanding: 18.78m
- Website: https://www.globalscape.com
Number of Employees
- GlobalSCAPE, Inc.
- 4500 Lockhill-Selma Road
- Suite 150
- San Antonio
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|GSB||AMEX (NYSE MKT LLC)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Feb 2002|
GlobalSCAPE, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops and distributes software, delivers managed and hosted solutions, and provides associated services for secure information exchange, and data trans ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/14 12:59|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/13 00:00|
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