Issuer Direct Corporation provides shareholder communications and compliance platforms, technologies, and services in North America and Europe. More Details
Solid track record with excellent balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Issuer Direct's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ISDR is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ISDR's weekly volatility (9%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ISDR exceeded the US Software industry which returned 46.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ISDR exceeded the US Market which returned 22.1% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Issuer Direct's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Issuer Direct 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: ISDR ($19.86) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($31.1)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ISDR is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ISDR is good value based on its PE Ratio (40.3x) compared to the US Software industry average (56x).
PE vs Market: ISDR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (40.3x) compared to the US market (19.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ISDR is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ISDR is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.7x) compared to the US Software industry average (8.1x).
How is Issuer Direct forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ISDR's forecast earnings growth (16.7% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: ISDR's earnings (16.7% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (21.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ISDR's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: ISDR's revenue (9.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ISDR's revenue (9.2% 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 ISDR's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Issuer Direct performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ISDR has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ISDR's current net profit margins (10.5%) are higher than last year (4.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ISDR's earnings have grown by 8.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ISDR's earnings growth over the past year (172.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (8.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ISDR earnings growth over the past year (172.1%) exceeded the Software industry 8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: ISDR's Return on Equity (6.8%) is considered low.
How is Issuer Direct's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ISDR's short term assets ($21.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($4.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: ISDR's short term assets ($21.1M) exceed its long term liabilities ($2.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ISDR's debt to equity ratio (1.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if ISDR's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ISDR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (1346.6%).
Interest Coverage: ISDR earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Issuer Direct current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ISDR's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ISDR's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ISDR's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ISDR's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: ISDR is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ISDR's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Brian Balbirnie (49 yo)
Mr. Brian R. Balbirnie co-founded Issuer Direct Corporation in 2006. Mr. Balbirnie serves as the Chief Executive Officer and President at Issuer Direct Corporation. He Founded a Compliance and Consulting p...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Brian's total compensation ($USD200.00K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD560.00K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Brian's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chief Financial Officer||5.58yrs||US$231.05k||0.51% |
|Vice President of Marketing||0.92yr||no data||no data|
|Manager of Human Resources||1.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Business Development||14.92yrs||no data||6.13% |
|Strategic Account Manager||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: ISDR's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.6 years average tenure).
|Independent Chairman of the Board||3.25yrs||US$121.62k||0.81% |
|Independent Director||3.25yrs||US$103.62k||0.11% |
|Independent Director||6.75yrs||US$103.62k||1.12% |
Experienced Board: ISDR's board of directors are considered experienced (5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: ISDR insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Issuer Direct Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Issuer Direct Corporation
- Ticker: ISDR
- Exchange: AMEX
- Founded: 1988
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: US$74.311m
- Shares outstanding: 3.74m
- Website: https://www.issuerdirect.com
Number of Employees
- Issuer Direct Corporation
- One Glenwood Avenue
- Suite 1001
- North Carolina
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ISDR||AMEX (NYSE MKT LLC)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||May 1992|
Issuer Direct Corporation provides shareholder communications and compliance platforms, technologies, and services in North America and Europe. The company provides Platform id, a cloud-based subscription ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/12/05 00:10|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/12/04 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.