SuperCom Ltd. provides digital identity, Internet of Things and connectivity, and cyber security products and solutions to governments, and private and public organizations worldwide.
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Imperfect balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has SuperCom's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SPCB's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SPCB underperformed the US Electronic industry which returned -26.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SPCB underperformed the US Market which returned -14.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is SuperCom's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is SuperCom 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 SPCB's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate SPCB's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SPCB is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Electronic industry average.
PE vs Market: SPCB 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 SPCB's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SPCB is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (1.4x).
How is SuperCom 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 SuperCom 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 SuperCom performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SPCB is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SPCB is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SPCB is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -55.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SPCB's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SPCB is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electronic industry (0.03%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SPCB has a negative Return on Equity (-79.45%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is SuperCom's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SPCB's short term assets ($30.5M) exceed its short term liabilities ($12.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: SPCB's short term assets ($30.5M) exceed its long term liabilities ($16.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SPCB's debt to equity ratio (77.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SPCB's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.1% to 77.4% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: SPCB has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: SPCB's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 2x 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: Insufficient data to determine if SPCB has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if SPCB has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is SuperCom's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SPCB's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SPCB'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 SPCB's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SPCB'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 SPCB'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
Arie Trabelsi (61yo)
Mr. Arie Trabelsi has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of SuperCom Ltd. since June 1, 2012 and November 2010 respectively. He also serves as Acting Chief Financial Officer of SuperCom Ltd and ...
|Chief Technology Officer||no data||US$242.20k||no data|
|Chief Commercial Counsel||no data||US$153.20k||no data|
|Vice President of Sales at Safend Ltd||no data||US$233.61k||no data|
|President of Prevision Ltd||no data||US$148.63k||no data|
|CEO, President||7.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Information Officer||4.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Designer||7.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President and General Manager of Secured Payment Solutions & Retail||no data||no data||no data|
|President of Supercom Inc. & LCA||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SPCB's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.5 years average tenure).
|CEO, President||7.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||9.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||8.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||1.17yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: SPCB's board of directors are considered experienced (8.4 years average tenure).
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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 5.9%.
SuperCom Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: SuperCom Ltd.
- Ticker: SPCB
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1988
- Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$14.006m
- Shares outstanding: 16.29m
- Website: https://www.supercom.com
Number of Employees
- SuperCom Ltd.
- 20 Lincoln Street
- Tel Aviv
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SPCB||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Oct 2003|
|50S||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Oct 2003|
SuperCom Ltd. provides digital identity, Internet of Things and connectivity, and cyber security products and solutions to governments, and private and public organizations worldwide. The company offers MAGNA, a common platform for ID registries, e-passports, biometric visas, automated fingerprint identification systems, digitized driver’s licenses, and electronic voter registration and election management. Its PureRF suite is a solution based on radio-frequency identification (RFID) tag technology to identify, locate, track, monitor, count, and protect people and objects. The company’s PureRF suite comprises PureRF tags, hands-free long-range RFID asset and vehicle tags, PureRF readers, PureRF activators, and PureRF initializers. It also provides house arrest monitoring systems, PureTag RF bracelets, PureCom RF base stations, GPS offender tracking systems, PureTrack smartphone device, PureBeacon, PureMonitor offender electronic monitoring software, inmate monitoring systems, DoorGuard tracking station, and personnel tags. In addition, the company offers domestic violence victim protection systems; SuperPay, a mobile payment hybrid suite; and PowaPOS, an integrated design incorporating retail peripherals. Further, it provides Safend's Encryption Suite that protects the organization’s sensitive data; and designs solutions for carrier wi-fi, enterprise connectivity, smart city, smart hospitality, connected campuses, and connected events. SuperCom Ltd. sells its systems and products through local representatives, subsidiaries, and distribution channels, as well as independent representatives and resellers. The company was formerly known as Vuance Ltd. and changed its name to SuperCom Ltd. in January 2013. SuperCom Ltd. was founded in 1988 and is based in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/04/04 00:59|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/03 00:00|
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