LeoNovus Inc. provides cloud solutions software that optimizes enterprise data storage and management with its multi-cloud data controller solutions.
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Adequate balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has LeoNovus's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: LVNS.F's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: LVNS.F underperformed the US Software industry which returned 42.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: LVNS.F underperformed the US Market which returned 20.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is LeoNovus's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is LeoNovus undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate LVNS.F's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate LVNS.F's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: LVNS.F is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Software industry average.
PE vs Market: LVNS.F is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate LVNS.F's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: LVNS.F is good value based on its PB Ratio (3.1x) compared to the US Software industry average (6x).
How is LeoNovus 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 LeoNovus 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 LeoNovus'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 LeoNovus's filings and announcements here.
- Explore growth companies in the Software industry.
How has LeoNovus performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: LVNS.F is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: LVNS.F is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: LVNS.F is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -38.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare LVNS.F's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: LVNS.F is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (17.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: LVNS.F has a negative Return on Equity (-309.28%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is LeoNovus's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: LVNS.F's short term assets ($1.3M) exceed its short term liabilities ($343.0K).
Long Term Liabilities: LVNS.F's short term assets ($1.3M) exceed its long term liabilities ($852.0K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: LVNS.F is debt free.
Reducing Debt: LVNS.F had no debt 5 years ago.
Inventory Level: LVNS.F has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if LVNS.F's debt is covered by short term assets.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: LVNS.F has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: LVNS.F has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -26.6% each year
What is LeoNovus's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate LVNS.F's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate LVNS.F's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LVNS.F's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LVNS.F'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 LVNS.F'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
Michael Gaffney (65yo)
Mr. Michael J. Gaffney, B.Sc., M.B.A., CHRP has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of LeoNovus Inc. since November 5, 2016. Mr. Gaffney has been the of In-Touch Survey Systems Ltd. (now Intouch ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Michael's total compensation ($USD157.44K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD521.92K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Michael's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman & CEO||3.3yrs||US$157.44k||1.59% $85.4k|
|VP & CTO||3.3yrs||US$385.89k||1.8% $97.2k|
|CFO & Corporate Secretary||0.7yrs||no data||0.11% $5.9k|
|Senior Vice President of Sales||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Partnerships & Marketing||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: LVNS.F's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
|Chairman & CEO||3.3yrs||US$157.44k||1.59% $85.4k|
|Independent Director||11.2yrs||US$19.45k||0.58% $31.4k|
|Independent Director||3.3yrs||US$19.45k||0.90% $48.5k|
|Member of Advisory Board||8.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||3.3yrs||US$19.45k||2.06% $110.9k|
Experienced Board: LVNS.F's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: LVNS.F insiders have sold more shares than they have bought in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
LeoNovus Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: LeoNovus Inc.
- Ticker: LVNS.F
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: CA$7.136m
- Listing Market Cap: CA$5.385m
- Shares outstanding: 285.45m
- Website: https://www.leonovus.com
Number of Employees
- LeoNovus Inc.
- 2611 Queensview Drive
- Suite 125
- K2B 8K2
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|LTV||TSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Nov 2010|
|LVNS.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Nov 2010|
|LE4||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 2010|
LeoNovus Inc. provides cloud solutions software that optimizes enterprise data storage and management with its multi-cloud data controller solutions. The company offers storage management solutions with technologies that enable intelligent data management across local, network, and cloud storage. Its products include Data Discovery Tool, a tool that scans server message block network attached file storage and characterizes the stored data; Smart Filer, a cloud information lifecycle management solution that analyzes existing file storage and extends its capacity; and Vault, a multi-cloud data controller that stores data securely across hybrid and multi-cloud environments. LeoNovus Inc. is based in Ottawa, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/17 00:52|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/12 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.