OTCPK:AMTA

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Amistar Corporation does not have significant operations.


Snowflake Analysis

Mediocre balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

How has Amistar's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

AMTA

1.7%

US Electronic

1.5%

US Market


1 Year Return

-97.1%

AMTA

10.4%

US Electronic

20.1%

US Market

Return vs Industry: AMTA underperformed the US Electronic industry which returned 10.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AMTA underperformed the US Market which returned 20.1% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

AMTAIndustryMarket
7 Day0%1.7%1.5%
30 Day0%-4.7%1.4%
90 Dayn/a2.4%8.7%
1 Year-97.1%-97.1%11.5%10.4%22.7%20.1%
3 Year-90.9%-90.9%37.4%33.6%50.1%40.5%
5 Year-96.4%-96.4%70.5%62.1%73.1%54.1%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Amistar undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Amistar is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Amistar has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of AMTA’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through Amistar regulatory filings here.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Tech industry.

Future Growth

How is Amistar forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

21.4%

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 Amistar 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.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of AMTA’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Amistar's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore growth companies in the Tech industry.

Past Performance

How has Amistar performed over the past 5 years?

11.8%

Historical Tech annual earnings growth


In this section we usually display a company’s past earnings and revenues to help investors visualise the trend through time. We also gauge the company’s performance by benchmarking its returns and growth to its industry peers and the wider market. However, Amistar has not provided sufficient past data to assess its track record.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have historical data.


Next Steps

  • When a company lacks a financial track record, its management’s track record becomes important. Corporate governance also plays an important role in a young business as board members are seen as highly-experienced leaders to help steer the company into the future. Take a look at Amistar's' management and board experience and expertise to assess their ability to deliver on their strategic promises.
  • While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Amistar's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore strong past performing companies in the Tech industry.

Financial Health

How is Amistar's financial position?


In this section we usually analyse Amistar's finance health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial distress, in particular, its ability to manage its cash and debt levels. Amistar has not provided adequate balance sheet data, its financial health cannot be properly assessed as it.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have financial information.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of AMTA’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • Investors tend to look at the financial health of a company this size in order to assess the sustainability of its current operations. While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website.
  • Financial health is measured at one point in time, so the latest financial report is the best representation of the company’s current financial status. Check when Amistar's financial data was last updated here.
  • Explore more healthy companies in the Tech industry.

Dividend

What is Amistar's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%1.4%markettop25%3.7%industryaverage1.6%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AMTA'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 AMTA's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


Next Steps

Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

20.1yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Amistar has no CEO, or we have no data on them.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Gregory Leiser
CFO, Principal Accounting Officer15.8yrsUS$142.88kno data
Sanford Ehrlich
Director20.1yrsno datano data
Howard White
Director20.1yrsno datano data

20.1yrs

Average Tenure

67yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: AMTA's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 20.1 years average tenure).


Ownership

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.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Amistar Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Amistar Corporation
  • Ticker: AMTA
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 1971
  • Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
  • Sector: Tech
  • Market Cap: US$661.000
  • Shares outstanding: 3.31m
  • Website: https://null

Location

  • Amistar Corporation
  • 237 Via Vera Cruz
  • San Marcos
  • California
  • 92078
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
AMTAOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDMay 1984

Biography

Amistar Corporation does not have significant operations. Prior to the sale of its assets to Amistar Automation, Inc. in March 2008, the company was engaged in the development, manufacture, distribution, and marketing of assembly machinery primarily for the electronics industries, as well as in the provision of engineering design and manufacturing services to customers seeking enhanced factory automation for various industries primarily in the United States. Amistar Corporation was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in San Marcos, California. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/02/16 23:45
End of Day Share Price2020/01/14 00:00
Earnings2010/09/30
Annual Earnings2009/12/31


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.