LINK Stock Overview
Interlink Electronics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, and sells force-sensing technologies that incorporate proprietary materials technology, and firmware and software into standard sensor based products and custom sensor system solutions.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$10.27|
|52 Week High||US$19.00|
|52 Week Low||US$7.20|
|1 Month Change||15.14%|
|3 Month Change||-9.12%|
|1 Year Change||21.54%|
|3 Year Change||220.94%|
|5 Year Change||22.99%|
|Change since IPO||40.04%|
Recent News & Updates
Estimating The Fair Value Of Interlink Electronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:LINK)
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Here's Why We Think Interlink Electronics, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:LINK) CEO Compensation Looks Fair
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|LINK||US Electronic||US Market|
Return vs Industry: LINK underperformed the US Electronic industry which returned 25.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: LINK matched the US Market which returned 21.7% over the past year.
|LINK Average Weekly Movement||10.0%|
|Electronic Industry Average Movement||7.4%|
|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: LINK is more volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.
Volatility Over Time: LINK's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of US stocks.
About the Company
Interlink Electronics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, and sells force-sensing technologies that incorporate proprietary materials technology, and firmware and software into standard sensor based products and custom sensor system solutions. Its products comprise sensor components, subassemblies, modules, and products that support cursor control and novel three dimensional user inputs. The company also provides multi-finger capable rugged trackpads; force-sensing resistor sensors; force sensing linear potentiometers for menu navigation and control; and integrated mouse modules and pointing solutions to various electronic devices.
Interlink Electronics Fundamentals Summary
|LINK fundamental statistics|
Is LINK overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|LINK income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$3.38m|
Last Reported Earnings
Sep 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.045|
|Net Profit Margin||3.79%|
How did LINK perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Interlink Electronics 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: LINK ($10.27) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($9.38)
Significantly Below Fair Value: LINK is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: LINK is poor value based on its PE Ratio (229.1x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (18.6x).
PE vs Market: LINK is poor value based on its PE Ratio (229.1x) compared to the US market (17.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate LINK's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: LINK is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7.4x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (2.5x).
How is Interlink Electronics 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 Interlink Electronics 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 Interlink Electronics performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: LINK has a large one-off gain of $186.0K impacting its September 30 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: LINK became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: LINK's earnings have declined by 66.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: LINK has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: LINK has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electronic industry (49.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: LINK's Return on Equity (3.2%) is considered low.
How is Interlink Electronics's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: LINK's short term assets ($8.9M) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: LINK's short term assets ($8.9M) exceed its long term liabilities ($71.0K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: LINK is debt free.
Reducing Debt: LINK had no debt 5 years ago.
Debt Coverage: LINK has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: LINK has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Interlink Electronics's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate LINK's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate LINK's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LINK's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LINK's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of LINK's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Steven Bronson (56 yo)
Mr. Steven Nathan Bronson has served as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Interlink Electronics, Inc. since July 13, 2010 and President since March 2011. Mr. Bronson served as Acting Chief Financ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Steven's total compensation ($USD301.68K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD554.13K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Steven's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: LINK's management team is considered experienced (4.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: LINK's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.5 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Interlink Electronics, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Interlink Electronics, Inc.
- Ticker: LINK
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1985
- Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$67.808m
- Shares outstanding: 6.60m
- Website: https://www.interlinkelectronics.com
Number of Employees
- Interlink Electronics, Inc.
- 1 Jenner
- Suite 200
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/12/08 23:59|
|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.