Vertical Computer Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides application software, cloud-based and software services, Internet core technologies, and intellectual property assets primarily in the United States, Canada, and Brazil.
The last earnings update was 115 days ago.
Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Vertical Computer Systems is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Vertical Computer Systems 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.
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INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
Vertical Computer Systems. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
Vertical Computer Systems's
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Vertical Computer Systems's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
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 Vertical Computer Systems 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.
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The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past
performance, by looking at estimated
and how much profit it is expected to make.
Future estimates come from
professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get
Expected Software industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Vertical Computer Systems
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare Vertical Computer Systems's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Vertical Computer Systems's earnings growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Vertical Computer Systems's revenue growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Vertical Computer Systems is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Vertical Computer Systems is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
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 Vertical Computer Systems's filings and announcements here.
Vertical Computer Systems's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
Vertical Computer Systems
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
A company's financial position is much like your own financial position,
it includes everything you own
The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up
Vertical Computer Systems's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Vertical Computer Systems's short term (1 year) commitments are greater than its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
Vertical Computer Systems has no long term commitments.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
Vertical Computer Systems's finances. If any of them are yellow this
indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
Low level of unsold assets.
Vertical Computer Systems has negative shareholder equity (liabilities exceed assets) therefore debt is not covered by short term assets.
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t
however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest
on its debts this may have impacts in the future.
The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to
see the red area (debt) decreasing.
If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and
whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Richard S. Wade has been the President and Chief Executive Officer at Vertical Computer Systems, Inc since October 1999. Mr. Wade joined Externet World, Inc. in mid-1999 and then transitioning to what is now Vertical Computer in late 1999, he held a number of executive positions with companies in the Pacific Rim from 1983 through early 1999, including the position of Chief Operating Officer of Struthers Industries, Inc., a public company in the business of wireless applications. In March 1998, Struthers Industries, Inc. filed a petition for bankruptcy under Bankruptcy Act. Prior to these executive positions, Mr. Wade spent over ten years with Duty Free Shoppers, Inc., culminating in his attaining the position of President, U.S. Division from 1978 to 1981. Over the course of his career, Mr. Wade has accumulated experience in retail operations, distribution and financial matters. He serves as the Chairman of the Board at NOW Solutions, Inc. and Vertical Computer Systems Inc. He has been a Director of Vertical Computer Systems Inc. since October 1999. Mr. Wade is a certified public accountant, earning his Bachelor of Science in Accounting at Brigham Young University and a Master of Science in Business Policy from Columbia University Business School.
Richard's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Richard's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in United States of America.
Vertical Computer Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides application software, cloud-based and software services, Internet core technologies, and intellectual property assets primarily in the United States, Canada, and Brazil. The company offers emPath, a Web-based software to handle payroll and human resources; PTS, a time and attendance software; SnAPPnet, a physician credentialing application; and SiteFlash platform, which publishes content on the Web that enables the user to build and operate Websites with the ability to separate form, function, and content. It also provides Emily scripting language, a markup language executive that is used to create Web-based applications, which communicate through XML and HTTP; and Ploinks and Ploinks SPC, a personal secure communication application that provides users the ability to shift their personal data and communications from cloud service providers to their own personal server located on their mobile device, as well as to backup data on their personal computer using the Puddle, a storage and backup service to Ploinks. In addition, the company offers cloud-based services to develop, operate, and host the application in data centers; and software services comprising professional, maintenance, custom maintenance, and managed services. It serves human resources and payroll, software development, time and attendance, healthcare credentialing, and personal secure communication channel markets. The company was formerly known as Externet World Inc. and changed its name to Vertical Computer Systems, Inc. in November 1999. Vertical Computer Systems, Inc. is headquartered in Richardson, Texas.
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