OTCPK:SSFT

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Sonasoft Corp. provides email archiving and business continuity software and services for small and mid-sized business.


Snowflake Analysis

Mediocre balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

How has Sonasoft's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: SSFT's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-12.0%

SSFT

-2.7%

US Software

-1.1%

US Market


1 Year Return

-37.9%

SSFT

35.1%

US Software

17.8%

US Market

Return vs Industry: SSFT underperformed the US Software industry which returned 35.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SSFT underperformed the US Market which returned 17.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

SSFTIndustryMarket
7 Day-12.0%-2.7%-1.1%
30 Day-27.0%5.5%1.5%
90 Day-56.4%12.6%6.6%
1 Year-37.9%-37.9%36.5%35.1%20.2%17.8%
3 Year484.0%484.0%145.5%135.2%47.5%38.1%
5 Year307.8%307.8%212.4%190.0%71.2%52.4%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Sonasoft's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Sonasoft undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Sonasoft is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Sonasoft has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of SSFT’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through Sonasoft regulatory filings here.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Software industry.

Future Growth

How is Sonasoft forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

11.1%

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 Sonasoft 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.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of SSFT’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • 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 Sonasoft's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore growth companies in the Software industry.

Past Performance

How has Sonasoft performed over the past 5 years?

23.9%

Historical Software annual earnings growth


In this section we usually display a company’s past earnings and revenues to help investors visualise the trend through time. We also gauge the company’s performance by benchmarking its returns and growth to its industry peers and the wider market. However, Sonasoft has not provided sufficient past data to assess its track record.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have historical data.


Next Steps

  • When a company lacks a financial track record, its management’s track record becomes important. Corporate governance also plays an important role in a young business as board members are seen as highly-experienced leaders to help steer the company into the future. Take a look at Sonasoft's' management and board experience and expertise to assess their ability to deliver on their strategic promises.
  • 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 Sonasoft's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore strong past performing companies in the Software industry.

Financial Health

How is Sonasoft's financial position?


In this section we usually analyse Sonasoft's finance health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial distress, in particular, its ability to manage its cash and debt levels. Sonasoft has not provided adequate balance sheet data, its financial health cannot be properly assessed as it.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have financial information.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of SSFT’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • Investors tend to look at the financial health of a company this size in order to assess the sustainability of its current operations. 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.
  • Financial health is measured at one point in time, so the latest financial report is the best representation of the company’s current financial status. Check when Sonasoft's financial data was last updated here.
  • Explore more healthy companies in the Software industry.

Dividend

What is Sonasoft's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SSFT'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 SSFT's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


Next Steps

Management

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

0.7yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Mike Khanna 0

0.2yrs

Tenure

Mr. Mike Khanna serves as Chief Executive Officer at Sonasoft Corp. since December 2019. Mr. Khanna is a President of Sonasoft Corp. since July 15, 2017 and also serves as its Director. Mr. Khanna served a ...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Nand Khanna
Founder0yrsUS$147.96kno data
Bilal Ahmed
Chief software architect & VP of Data Products0yrsUS$124.48kno data
Mike Khanna
CEO, President & Director0.2yrsno datano data
Robert Baumert
Chief Financial Officer0yrsno datano data
Ankur Garg
Chief of Artificial Intelligence & Director0.5yrsno datano data
Vikas Agrawal
Chief Innovation Officer1.1yrsno datano data
Waseem Fahmy
Global Head of AI Sales0.2yrsno datano data
Jonathan Cook
Head of Delivery & Services0.3yrsno datano data

0.7yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: SSFT's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Ownership

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: Insufficient data to determine if shareholders have been diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Sonasoft Corp.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Sonasoft Corp.
  • Ticker: SSFT
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 2002
  • Industry: Systems Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Market Cap: US$39.865m
  • Shares outstanding: 273.05m
  • Website: https://www.sonasoft.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Sonasoft Corp.
  • 6920 Santa Teresa Boulevard
  • Suite 108
  • San Jose
  • California
  • 95131
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
SSFTOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDJan 2009

Biography

Sonasoft Corp. provides email archiving and business continuity software and services for small and mid-sized business. The company offers SonaVault email archiving software that offloads the email server and stores them in a different server; SonaCloud, a cloud-based email archiving solution; SonaSecure, an email security and email continuity cloud-based solution for on-premise and cloud email systems; and SonaMigration, which safely migrates NearPoint or Mimosa email archives to PST format, as well as email archiving and eDiscovery appliances. It also provides data protection, disaster recovery, and virtualization solutions. The company was founded in 2002 and is based in San Jose, California. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/02/24 00:25
End of Day Share Price2020/02/21 00:00
Earnings2015/12/31
Annual Earnings2015/12/31


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.