Liberated Syndication Inc. provides podcast and web hosting services in the United States and internationally.
Excellent balance sheet and slightly overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Liberated Syndication's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: LSYN's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: LSYN underperformed the US IT industry which returned 18.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: LSYN underperformed the US Market which returned 9.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Liberated Syndication's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Liberated Syndication 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: LSYN ($2.99) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($3.44)
Significantly Below Fair Value: LSYN is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: LSYN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31x) compared to the IT industry average (27.7x).
PE vs Market: LSYN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31x) compared to the US market (16.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate LSYN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: LSYN is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.9x) compared to the US IT industry average (3.7x).
How is Liberated Syndication 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 Liberated Syndication 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 Liberated Syndication's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
- While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Liberated Syndication's filings and announcements here.
- Explore growth companies in the Software industry.
How has Liberated Syndication performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: LSYN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: LSYN's current net profit margins (11.7%) are lower than last year (19.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: LSYN's earnings have grown by 4.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: LSYN's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: LSYN had negative earnings growth (-35.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the IT industry average (15.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: LSYN's Return on Equity (9.4%) is considered low.
How is Liberated Syndication's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: LSYN's short term assets ($17.8M) exceed its short term liabilities ($9.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: LSYN's short term assets ($17.8M) exceed its long term liabilities ($5.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: LSYN's debt to equity ratio (22.4%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if LSYN's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: LSYN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (112.2%).
Interest Coverage: LSYN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (64.3x coverage).
What is Liberated Syndication's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate LSYN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate LSYN's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LSYN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LSYN's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of LSYN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Chris Spencer (50yo)
Mr. Christopher J. Spencer, also known as Chris, served as a Director at Natur International Corp. since 2012 until June 24, 2019. Mr. Spencer has been Chief Executive Officer and President at Liberated Sy ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Chris's total compensation ($USD460.00K) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD589.00K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Chris's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Independent Director||4.75yrs||US$36.00k||1.72% $1.5m|
|Independent Director||4.75yrs||US$36.00k||1.7% $1.5m|
|Independent Director||0.67yr||US$9.00k||0.43% $378.8k|
|Independent Director||0.58yr||US$4.50k||0.085% $75.8k|
|Independent Director||0.67yr||US$9.00k||0.085% $75.8k|
Experienced Board: LSYN's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Liberated Syndication Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Liberated Syndication Inc.
- Ticker: LSYN
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 2015
- Industry: Internet Services and Infrastructure
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: US$88.921m
- Shares outstanding: 29.35m
- Website: https://libsyn.com
Number of Employees
- Liberated Syndication Inc.
- 5001 Baum Boulevard
- Suite 770
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|LSYN||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||New Common Stock||US||USD||Aug 2016|
Liberated Syndication Inc. provides podcast and web hosting services in the United States and internationally. It offers hosting and distribution tools, including storage, bandwidth, really simple syndication creation, distribution, and statistics tracking for podcast producers; LibsynPRO, an enterprise solution for professional media producers and corporate customers; podcast apps; and MyLibsyn that provides podcast producers gets a custom App and a podcast website where listeners can access their show, login to purchase a subscription, and get access to premium content. The company also provides ad insertion services on producers’ content. In addition, it offers shared web hosting, e-commerce, fully managed virtual private and dedicated server, customer self-managed dedicated server, domain-name registration, co-location, and content-delivery network services to businesses, bloggers, artists, musicians, educational institutions, and non-profit organizations. The company was formerly known as Webmayhem, Inc. and changed its name to Liberated Syndication Inc. in August 2016. Liberated Syndication Inc. was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/06/06 06:40|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/06/05 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.