NasdaqCM:DAIO

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Executive Summary

Data I/O Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells programming and security deployment systems and services for electronic device manufacturers in the United States, Europe, and internationally.

Risk Analysis

Does not have a meaningful market cap ($27M)



Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.


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Share Price & News

How has Data I/O's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

4.3%

DAIO

6.6%

US Electronic

3.8%

US Market


1 Year Return

-21.2%

DAIO

9.9%

US Electronic

9.7%

US Market

Return vs Industry: DAIO underperformed the US Electronic industry which returned 8.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: DAIO underperformed the US Market which returned 8.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

DAIOIndustryMarket
7 Day4.3%6.6%3.8%
30 Day1.9%15.7%11.4%
90 Day10.5%10.4%6.8%
1 Year-21.2%-21.2%11.1%9.9%12.1%9.7%
3 Year-57.9%-57.9%23.8%20.4%36.2%27.2%
5 Year-2.5%-2.5%67.5%59.4%63.7%45.4%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Data I/O's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Data I/O undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

1.3x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: DAIO ($3.32) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($0.02)

Significantly Below Fair Value: DAIO is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

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

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: DAIO is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (1.8x).


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Future Growth

How is Data I/O forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

3.7%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: DAIO is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Earnings vs Market: DAIO is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

High Growth Earnings: DAIO is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: DAIO's revenue (7.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (8.8% per year).

High Growth Revenue: DAIO's revenue (7.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if DAIO's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


Next Steps

  • Explore growth companies in the Tech industry.

Past Performance

How has Data I/O performed over the past 5 years?

-8.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: DAIO is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: DAIO is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: DAIO is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -8.8% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: DAIO is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electronic industry (-8%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: DAIO has a negative Return on Equity (-8.43%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Data I/O's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: DAIO's short term assets ($23.4M) exceed its short term liabilities ($5.0M).

Long Term Liabilities: DAIO's short term assets ($23.4M) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.1M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: DAIO is debt free.

Reducing Debt: DAIO has not had any debt for past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: DAIO has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: DAIO has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Data I/O's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DAIO'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 DAIO'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?

7.7yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Anthony Ambrose (57yo)

7.67yrs

Tenure

US$610,562

Compensation

Mr. Anthony Ambrose serves as Independent Director at Cipherloc Corporation since June 13, 2019 and serves its Lead Independent Director. Mr. Ambrose has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of D ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Anthony's total compensation ($USD610.56K) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD577.87K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Anthony's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Anthony Ambrose
President7.67yrsUS$610.56k5.43% $1.5m
Joel Hatlen
Chief Operating & Financial Officer22.42yrsUS$341.94k2.44% $664.0k
Rajeev Gulati
CTO & VP of Engineeringno dataUS$331.53k1.56% $425.0k
Michael Tidwell
Vice President of Marketing & Business Development1.08yrsUS$533.42k1.11% $303.7k

7.7yrs

Average Tenure

56.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: DAIO's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.7 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Anthony Ambrose
President7.67yrsUS$610.56k5.43% $1.5m
Mark Gallenberger
Independent Director7.42yrsUS$78.62k0.44% $121.1k
Douglas Brown
Independent Director9.17yrsUS$78.17k0.56% $153.8k
Alan Howe
Independent Chairmanno dataUS$84.40k0.50% $137.6k
John Delafield
Independent Director1.08yrsUS$62.29kno data

7.5yrs

Average Tenure

57yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: DAIO's board of directors are considered experienced (7.5 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: DAIO insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Data I/O Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Data I/O Corporation
  • Ticker: DAIO
  • Exchange: NasdaqCM
  • Founded: 1969
  • Industry: Electronic Manufacturing Services
  • Sector: Tech
  • Market Cap: US$27.267m
  • Shares outstanding: 8.22m
  • Website: https://www.dataio.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Data I/O Corporation
  • 6645 185th Avenue NE
  • Suite 100
  • Redmond
  • Washington
  • 98052
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
DAIONasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)YesCommon StockUSUSDMay 1981
DI2DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURMay 1981

Biography

Data I/O Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells programming and security deployment systems and services for electronic device manufacturers in the United States, Europe, and internationally. Its programming system products are used to program integrated circuits (ICs) with the specific data necessary for the ICs. The company provides PSV handlers offline automated programming systems; and RoadRunner and RoadRunner3 series handlers, an in-line automated programming systems. It also offers SentriX, a security provisioning system; LumenX Programmer; non-automated FlashPAK III programming systems; and Unifamily programmers, an offline engineering non-automated systems. In addition, the company provides hardware support, system installation and repair, and device programming services. It markets and sells its products to original equipment manufacturers in automotive and consumer electronics, Internet of Things and their programming center partners, and electronic manufacturing service contract manufacturers through direct sales, internal telesales, and indirect sales representatives and distributors. Data I/O Corporation was incorporated in 1969 and is headquartered in Redmond, Washington. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/06/06 02:01
End of Day Share Price2020/06/05 00:00
Earnings2020/03/31
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.