NasdaqCM:DYSL

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Dynasil Corporation of America develops, markets, manufactures, and sells detection, sensing, and analysis technology and optical components in the United States, Europe, and internationally.

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Fundamentals

Adequate balance sheet with moderate growth potential.

Risks

  • Dynasil of America is not covered by any analysts.

Share Price & News

How has Dynasil of America's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0.9%

NasdaqCM:DYSL

-1.2%

US Electronic

-1.0%

US Market


1 Year Return

-17.8%

NasdaqCM:DYSL

-6.8%

US Electronic

-0.4%

US Market

DYSL underperformed the Electronic industry which returned -6.8% over the past year.

DYSL underperformed the Market in United States of America which returned -0.4% over the past year.


Share holder returns

DYSLIndustryMarket
7 Day0.9%-1.2%-1.0%
30 Day2.8%-4.8%-3.3%
90 Day3.7%-0.4%0.8%
1 Year-17.8%-17.8%-5.9%-6.8%1.9%-0.4%
3 Year0.9%0.9%43.2%39.3%39.4%30.4%
5 Year-34.4%-34.4%51.4%44.0%54.2%37.1%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Dynasil of America undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

32.16x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows

Unable to calculate intrinsic value for Dynasil of America to establish if it is available at moderate discount.

Unable to calculate intrinsic value for Dynasil of America to establish if it is available at substantial discount.


Price Based on Earnings

Dynasil of America is overvalued based on earnings compared to the US Electronic industry average.

Dynasil of America is overvalued based on earnings compared to the United States of America market.


Price Based on Expected Growth

Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Dynasil of America, we can't assess if its growth is good value.


Price Based on Value of Assets

Dynasil of America is good value based on assets compared to the US Electronic industry average.


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Future Growth

How is Dynasil of America expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

25.4%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Estimates


Future Annual Growth Analysis

Unable to determine if Dynasil of America is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.

Dynasil of America's earnings are expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.

Unable to compare Dynasil of America's revenue growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.

Dynasil of America's earnings growth is expected to exceed the United States of America market average.

Dynasil of America's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of 2.7%.


Earnings per Share Growth Estimates


Future Return on Equity

Unable to establish if Dynasil of America will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.


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Past Performance

How has Dynasil of America performed over the past 5 years?

13.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Dynasil of America's year on year earnings growth rate has been positive over the past 5 years.

Dynasil of America's 1-year earnings growth exceeds its 5-year average (28.2% vs 13.1%)

Dynasil of America's earnings growth has not exceeded the US Electronic industry average in the past year (28.2% vs 51.2%).


Return on Equity

Dynasil of America has not efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity less than 20%).


Return on Assets

Dynasil of America used its assets less efficiently than the US Electronic industry average last year based on Return on Assets.


Return on Capital Employed

It is difficult to establish if Dynasil of America improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.


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Financial Health

How is Dynasil of America's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Dynasil of America is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

Dynasil of America's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Dynasil of America's level of debt (18.9%) compared to net worth is satisfactory (less than 40%).

The level of debt compared to net worth has been reduced over the past 5 years (45.6% vs 18.9% today).

Operating cash flow is negative therefore debt is not well covered.

Unable to confirm if the interest payments on Dynasil of America's debt are well covered by earnings due to lack of past financial data.


Balance Sheet

High level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 3.2x debt.


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Dividend

What is Dynasil of America's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

Unable to evaluate Dynasil of America's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to evaluate Dynasil of America's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Dynasil of America has not reported any payouts.

Unable to verify if Dynasil of America's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Dynasil of America has not reported any payouts.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.


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Management

What is the CEO of Dynasil of America's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

3.6yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Peter Sulick (68yo)

4.9yrs

Tenure

US$510,973

Compensation

Mr. Peter Sulick has been the Chief Executive Officer of Dynasil Corporation of America since September 18, 2014 and has been its President since June 2008. Mr. Sulick served as Interim Chief Executive Off ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Peter's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in United States of America.

Peter's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year, both up more than 20%.


Management Age and Tenure

3.6yrs

Average Tenure

63.5yo

Average Age

The tenure for the Dynasil of America management team is about average.


Board Age and Tenure

8.5yrs

Average Tenure

68yo

Average Age

The tenure for the Dynasil of America board of directors is about average.


Insider Trading

No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.


Recent Insider Transactions

SellUS$1,450,00014 Jan 19
Estate of Gerald Entine
EntityCompany
Shares1,450,000
Max PriceUS$1.00
BuyUS$600,00008 Jan 19
Peter Sulick
EntityIndividual
Role
Chairman
Chairman of the Board
Shares600,000
Max PriceUS$1.00
BuyUS$1,450,00019 Dec 18
Peter Sulick
EntityIndividual
Role
Chairman
Chairman of the Board
Shares1,450,000
Max PriceUS$1.00

Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Patty Kehe

    Corporate Secretary

  • Rob Bowdring (61yo)

    Chief Financial Officer

    • Tenure: 3.5yrs
    • Compensation: $223.82k
  • Nirmal Parikh

    Vice President of Marketing

    • Tenure: 1.3yrs
  • Holly Hicks

    VP & Corporate Controller

    • Tenure: 3.6yrs
  • Patricia Tuohy

    Vice President of Corporate Development

  • Peter Sulick (68yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 4.9yrs
    • Compensation: $510.97k
  • Bruce Leonetti (66yo)

    Vice President of Sales & Marketing of Dynasil Synthetic Fused Silica

    • Compensation: $93.19k
  • Paul Schulz (59yo)

    President of Evaporated Metal Films Corp

    • Tenure: 11.8yrs
    • Compensation: $108.93k
  • Gary Bishop

    Executive Vice President of Photonics

    • Tenure: 3.7yrs

Board Members

  • David Kronfeld (71yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 9.5yrs
    • Compensation: $50.00k
  • Lawrence Fox (76yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 8.5yrs
    • Compensation: $50.00k
  • Alan Levine (75yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 6.3yrs
    • Compensation: $60.00k
  • Thomas Leonard (64yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 3.5yrs
    • Compensation: $50.00k
  • Craig Dunham (63yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 14.8yrs
    • Compensation: $50.00k
  • Peter Sulick (68yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 10.6yrs
    • Compensation: $510.97k
  • William Hagan (68yo)

    Lead Director

    • Tenure: 6.6yrs
    • Compensation: $50.00k

Company Information

Dynasil Corporation of America's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Dynasil Corporation of America
  • Ticker: DYSL
  • Exchange: NasdaqCM
  • Founded: 1960
  • Industry: electronic equipment and instruments
  • Sector: tech
  • Market Cap: US$19.556m
  • Shares outstanding: 17.62m
  • Website: Click here

Number of Employees


Location

  • Dynasil Corporation of America
  • 313 Washington Street
  • Suite 403
  • Newton
  • Massachusetts
  • 2458
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
DYSLNasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)YesCommon StockUSUSDJan 1975

Biography

Dynasil Corporation of America develops, markets, manufactures, and sells detection, sensing, and analysis technology and optical components in the United States, Europe, and internationally. It operates t ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/08/17 23:38
End of Day Share Price2019/08/16 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2018/09/30


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.