PowerFleet, Inc. provides subscription-based wireless Internet of Things and machine-to-machine solutions.
Flawless balance sheet with high growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has I.D. Systems's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: IDSY has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: IDSY underperformed the US Electronic industry which returned 30.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: IDSY underperformed the US Market which returned 24.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is I.D. Systems's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
6 months ago | Simply Wall StDid I.D. Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDSY) Insiders Sell Shares?
6 months ago | Simply Wall StWe Think I.D. Systems (NASDAQ:IDSY) Can Easily Afford To Drive Business Growth
7 months ago | Simply Wall StWhat Kind Of Investor Owns Most Of I.D. Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDSY)?
Is I.D. Systems undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate IDSY's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate IDSY's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: IDSY is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Electronic industry average.
PE vs Market: IDSY 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 IDSY's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: IDSY is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.6x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (2.1x).
How is I.D. Systems forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: IDSY is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.7%).
Earnings vs Market: IDSY is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: IDSY's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: IDSY's revenue (43.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (7.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: IDSY's revenue (43.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if IDSY's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has I.D. Systems performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: IDSY is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: IDSY is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: IDSY is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 18.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare IDSY's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: IDSY is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electronic industry (53.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: IDSY has a negative Return on Equity (-30.46%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is I.D. Systems's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: IDSY's short term assets ($33.9M) exceed its short term liabilities ($21.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: IDSY's short term assets ($33.9M) exceed its long term liabilities ($10.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: IDSY is debt free.
Reducing Debt: IDSY had no debt 5 years ago.
Inventory Level: IDSY has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: IDSY's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 7.6435092875733E+16x 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: IDSY has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: IDSY has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -21.4% each year
What is I.D. Systems's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate IDSY's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate IDSY'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 IDSY's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if IDSY'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 IDSY'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 management tenure
Chris Wolfe (61yo)
Mr. Chris Adam Wolfe has been the Chief Executive Officer of ID Systems Inc. since December 7, 2016 and served as its Chief Product Officer from August 4, 2016 to December 6, 2016. Mr. Wolfe worked as an I ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Chris's total compensation ($USD931.29K) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD519.76K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Chris's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|CEO & Director||2.83yrs||US$931.29k||1.21% $1.2m|
|CFO, Treasurer & Corporate Secretary||20.17yrs||US$770.53k||1.12% $1.1m|
|Executive Vice President of Operations||3.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Strategy||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Client Services||5.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Strategic Accounts||12.58yrs||US$533.06k||no data|
Experienced Management: IDSY's management team is considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).
|CEO & Director||2.83yrs||US$931.29k||1.21% $1.2m|
|Independent Director||3.08yrs||US$141.08k||0.51% $491.6k|
|Independent Director||5.33yrs||US$133.08k||0.67% $641.9k|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||2.83yrs||US$159.08k||1.25% $1.2m|
Experienced Board: IDSY's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 4.5%.
PowerFleet, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: PowerFleet, Inc.
- Ticker: IDSY
- Exchange: NasdaqGM
- Founded: 1993
- Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$96.302m
- Shares outstanding: 17.83m
- Website: https://www.powerfleet.com
Number of Employees
- PowerFleet, Inc.
- 123 Tice Boulevard
- Suite 100
- Woodcliff Lake
- New Jersey
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|IDSY||NasdaqGM (Nasdaq Global Market)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jun 1999|
I.D. Systems, Inc. develops, markets, and sells wireless machine-to-machine solutions primarily in North America. The company provides integrated wireless solutions that utilize radio frequency identification, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, satellite or cellular communications, sensor technologies, and software to control, monitor, track, and analyze industrial and rental vehicles, as well as transportation assets. It also offers industrial truck asset management and connected vehicles products, including on-asset hardware with mounting and user-interface options that provide an autonomous means of asset control and monitoring; wireless asset managers that link the mobile assets being monitored with the customer’s computer network or to a remotely hosted server; server software, which manages data communications between the system’s database and on-asset hardware; and private cloud Web-client software. In addition, the company provides logistics visibility products comprising on-asset hardware configurations to address various remote asset types; VIP site, a hosted Website that provides Internet access to client asset information; and a direct data feed through XML or Web services. Further, it offers hardware and software solutions, as well as hosting, maintenance, and support and consulting services; and Software as a Service covering system monitoring, help desk technical support, escalation procedure development, routine diagnostic data analysis, and software updates services. The company markets and sells its wireless solutions directly to commercial and government sectors in automotive manufacturing, retail, shipping, freight transportation, heavy industry, wholesale distribution, aerospace and defense, homeland security, and vehicle rental markets, as well as through indirect sales channels, such as original equipment manufacturers and industrial equipment dealers. I.D. Systems, Inc. was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2019/10/03 23:36|
|End of Day Share Price||2019/10/03 00:00|
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