CLRO Stock Overview
ClearOne, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, and sells conferencing, collaboration, and network streaming solutions for voice and visual communications in the United States and internationally.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$1.39|
|52 Week High||US$4.28|
|52 Week Low||US$1.26|
|1 Month Change||-8.55%|
|3 Month Change||-46.74%|
|1 Year Change||-39.30%|
|3 Year Change||0.73%|
|5 Year Change||-87.36%|
|Change since IPO||-25.87%|
Recent News & Updates
|CLRO||US Communications||US Market|
Return vs Industry: CLRO underperformed the US Communications industry which returned 32.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CLRO underperformed the US Market which returned 19.8% over the past year.
|CLRO Average Weekly Movement||8.5%|
|Communications Industry Average Movement||6.6%|
|Market Average Movement||6.3%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||15.1%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||2.4%|
Stable Share Price: CLRO is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CLRO's weekly volatility (9%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
ClearOne, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, and sells conferencing, collaboration, and network streaming solutions for voice and visual communications in the United States and internationally. The company offers a range of audio conferencing products, including professional audio conferencing and sound-reinforcement products for use in enterprise, healthcare, education and distance learning, government, legal, and finance organizations; mid-tier premium conferencing products for smaller rooms, and small and medium businesses, which interface with video and Web conferencing systems; USB-based personal and group speakerphones that could be used with PCs, laptops, tablets, smartphones, and other portable devices; and traditional tabletop conferencing phones used in conference rooms and offices. It also provides video products, such as video conferencing and collaboration solutions; and AV networking, which deliver the IP A/V experience by streaming time sensitive high definition audio and video, and control over TCP/IP networks.
ClearOne Fundamentals Summary
|CLRO fundamental statistics|
Is CLRO overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|CLRO income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$16.09m|
Last Reported Earnings
Sep 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.0062|
|Net Profit Margin||0.46%|
How did CLRO perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is ClearOne undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate CLRO's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate CLRO's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CLRO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (224.2x) compared to the US Communications industry average (28.4x).
PE vs Market: CLRO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (224.2x) compared to the US market (17.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate CLRO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CLRO is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the US Communications industry average (2.1x).
How is ClearOne forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
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 ClearOne 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.
How has ClearOne performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CLRO has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: CLRO became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CLRO has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 5.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: CLRO has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: CLRO has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Communications industry (22.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CLRO's Return on Equity (0.3%) is considered low.
How is ClearOne's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CLRO's short term assets ($34.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($10.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: CLRO's short term assets ($34.1M) exceed its long term liabilities ($4.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CLRO has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if CLRO's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: CLRO's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if CLRO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is ClearOne current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CLRO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CLRO's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CLRO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CLRO's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: CLRO is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of CLRO's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Zee Hakimoglu (65 yo)
Ms. Zeynep Hakimoglu, also known as Zee, has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of ClearOne, Inc. since July 8, 2004. Ms. Hakimoglu served as an Interim Principal Financial Officer of ClearOne...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Zee's total compensation ($USD423.50K) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD562.05K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Zee's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Board: CLRO's board of directors are considered experienced (6.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: CLRO insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 19.4%.
ClearOne, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: ClearOne, Inc.
- Ticker: CLRO
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1983
- Industry: Communications Equipment
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$31.140m
- Shares outstanding: 22.40m
- Website: https://www.clearone.com
Number of Employees
- ClearOne, Inc.
- Edgewater Corporate Park South Tower
- 5225 Wiley Post Way
- Salt Lake City
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/12/08 23:58|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/12/08 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.