NasdaqCM:BOSC

Stock Analysis Report

B.O.S. Better Online Solutions

Executive Summary

B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Ltd. provides radio frequency identification (RFID), mobile, and supply chain solutions worldwide.


Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet and overvalued.

Share Price & News

How has B.O.S. Better Online Solutions's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: BOSC has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-5.0%

BOSC

-1.1%

US Communications

-1.1%

US Market


1 Year Return

-42.7%

BOSC

-8.6%

US Communications

17.9%

US Market

Return vs Industry: BOSC underperformed the US Communications industry which returned -8.6% over the past year.

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


Shareholder returns

BOSCIndustryMarket
7 Day-5.0%-1.1%-1.1%
30 Day-8.5%-4.9%1.4%
90 Day6.8%1.7%6.9%
1 Year-42.7%-42.7%-6.7%-8.6%20.3%17.9%
3 Year-12.1%-12.1%30.6%22.3%47.8%38.3%
5 Year-31.5%-31.5%57.9%40.2%71.9%53.0%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is B.O.S. Better Online Solutions's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is B.O.S. Better Online Solutions undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

0.67x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate BOSC's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate BOSC's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BOSC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Communications industry average.

PE vs Market: BOSC 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 BOSC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BOSC is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the US Communications industry average (1.9x).


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Future Growth

How is B.O.S. Better Online Solutions forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

13.5%

Forecasted Tech 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 B.O.S. Better Online Solutions 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.


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Past Performance

How has B.O.S. Better Online Solutions performed over the past 5 years?

39.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BOSC is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: BOSC is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BOSC is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 39.6% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BOSC's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: BOSC is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Communications industry (-19.9%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: BOSC has a negative Return on Equity (-1.56%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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Financial Health

How is B.O.S. Better Online Solutions's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BOSC's short term assets ($17.4M) exceed its short term liabilities ($10.0M).

Long Term Liabilities: BOSC's short term assets ($17.4M) exceed its long term liabilities ($2.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BOSC's debt to equity ratio (24.9%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: BOSC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 116.6% to 24.9% over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: BOSC has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: BOSC's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 5.4x debt).


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: BOSC has been profitable on average in the past, therefore cash runway is not a concern.

Forecast Cash Runway: BOSC has been profitable on average in the past, therefore cash runway is not a concern.


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Dividend

What is B.O.S. Better Online Solutions's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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


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Management

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

0.2yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Eyal Cohen (50yo)

0.2yrs

Tenure

US$256,282

Compensation

Mr. Eyal Cohen serves as Chief Executive Officer of B.O.S Better Online Solutions Ltd. since December 2019. He had been the Chief Financial Officer of B.O.S Better OnLine Solutions Ltd. since January 2007  ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Eyal's total compensation ($USD256.28K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD522.48K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Eyal's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Eyal Cohen
Chief Executive Officer0.2yrsUS$256.28k1.64% $142.8k
Avidan Zelicovsky
President9.9yrsUS$280.47kno data
Uzi Parizat
Vice President of Sales & Marketing - RFID and Mobile Division0yrsUS$183.26kno data
Hagit Eliyahu
Vice President of Supply Chain Division0yrsUS$165.38kno data
Hagit Vizner
Chief Financial Officer0.2yrsno datano data
Danny Lavi
Vice President of Operation - Supply Chain Division0yrsUS$99.20kno data

0.2yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: BOSC's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Michael Osborne
Director0.3yrsno datano data
Odelia Levanon
Independent Director4.3yrsno datano data
Ziv Dekel
Chairman of the Board0.3yrsno datano data
Revital Cohen
Director2.2yrsno data1.12% $97.1k
Ralph Sassun
Independent Director1.1yrsno datano data

1.1yrs

Average Tenure

48yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: BOSC's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.1 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


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: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 12.4%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Ltd.
  • Ticker: BOSC
  • Exchange: NasdaqCM
  • Founded: 1990
  • Industry: Communications Equipment
  • Sector: Tech
  • Market Cap: US$8.686m
  • Shares outstanding: 4.26m
  • Website: https://www.boscom.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Ltd.
  • Drive-In Center Building
  • Industrial Zone
  • Rishon LeZion
  • 7535825
  • Israel

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
BOSCNasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)YesOrdinary SharesUSUSDMay 1996

Biography

B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Ltd. provides radio frequency identification (RFID), mobile, and supply chain solutions worldwide. It operates through two segments, Supply Chain Solutions; and RFID and Mobile Solutions. The Supply Chain Solutions segment offers electronic components, telecommunications equipment, and components consolidation services to aerospace, defense, medical, and telecommunications industries, as well as for enterprise customers. This segment also provides inventory and quality control management of components entering production lines; and inventory management services for ongoing projects. The RFID and Mobile Solutions segment offers hardware products, such as thermal and barcode printers; RFID and barcode scanners and readers; wireless, mobile, and forklift terminals; wireless infrastructure; active and passive RFID tags; ribbons, labels, and tags; and RFID systems for libraries. It also develops Warehouse Management System, a data collection solution for logistics management in logistic centers and warehouses; RFID systems for libraries; RFID-based systems for tracking inventory in a produce packing house; automatic systems for industrial packing lines; automatic systems to track the production line; and automatic systems to identify and track vehicles for transportation-related settings. In addition, this segment provides maintenance and repair services for data collection equipment, as well as warehouse and on-site service plans; on-site inventory count services in various fields; and asset tagging and counting services for corporate and governmental entities. The company markets its products through direct sales and sales agents, as well as through distributors. B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Ltd. was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Rishon LeZion, Israel. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/02/23 01:19
End of Day Share Price2020/02/21 00:00
Earnings2019/09/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.