OTCPK:ESNR

Stock Analysis Report

Electronic Sensor Technology

Executive Summary

Electronic Sensor Technology, Inc. develops, manufactures, and sells electronic devices used for vapor analysis.

Risk Analysis

Latest financial reports are more than a year old

Does not have a meaningful market cap ($163K)

Highly volatile share price over past 3 months



Snowflake Analysis

Mediocre balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

How has Electronic Sensor Technology's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: ESNR's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

ESNR

2.5%

US Electronic

0.8%

US Market


1 Year Return

0%

ESNR

29.8%

US Electronic

22.0%

US Market

Return vs Industry: ESNR underperformed the US Electronic industry which returned 29.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ESNR underperformed the US Market which returned 22% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

ESNRIndustryMarket
7 Day0%2.5%0.8%
30 Day-16.7%2.6%1.7%
90 Day-28.6%8.2%5.2%
1 Year0%0%31.1%29.8%24.7%22.0%
3 Year100.0%100.0%48.9%44.8%46.9%37.3%
5 Year20.5%20.5%80.7%71.7%65.5%47.3%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Electronic Sensor Technology undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Electronic Sensor Technology is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Electronic Sensor Technology 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 ESNR’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 Electronic Sensor Technology regulatory filings here.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Tech industry.

Future Growth

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

22.6%

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 Electronic Sensor Technology 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 ESNR’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 Electronic Sensor Technology's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore growth companies in the Tech industry.

Past Performance

How has Electronic Sensor Technology performed over the past 5 years?

12.0%

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, Electronic Sensor Technology 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

Financial Health

How is Electronic Sensor Technology's financial position?


In this section we usually analyse Electronic Sensor Technology'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. Electronic Sensor Technology 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 ESNR’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 Electronic Sensor Technology's financial data was last updated here.
  • Explore more healthy companies in the Tech industry.

Dividend

What is Electronic Sensor Technology's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%1.4%markettop25%3.7%industryaverage1.5%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

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

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

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


Next Steps

Management

What is the CEO of Electronic Sensor Technology's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

US$34k

CEO Compensation


CEO

William Wittmeyer (69yo)

0yrs

Tenure

US$33,917

Compensation

Mr. William Wittmeyer serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Electronic Sensor Technology, Inc. Mr. Wittmeyer has been the Chief Operating Officer of Electronic Sensor Technology Inc., sinc ...


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Management Team

  • William Wittmeyer (69yo)

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: US$33.92k
  • Sun Yin

    Chief Technology Officer

    • Tenure: 0yrs

Board Members

  • William Wittmeyer (69yo)

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: US$33.92k
  • Maggie Tham (69yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 11.6yrs
    • Compensation: US$7.25k

Company Information

Electronic Sensor Technology, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Electronic Sensor Technology, Inc.
  • Ticker: ESNR
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded:
  • Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
  • Sector: Tech
  • Market Cap: US$163.169k
  • Shares outstanding: 163.17m
  • Website: https://www.estcal.com

Location

  • Electronic Sensor Technology, Inc.
  • 1125-B Business Center Circle
  • Newbury Park
  • California
  • 91320
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
ESNROTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDJul 2004

Biography

Electronic Sensor Technology, Inc. develops, manufactures, and sells electronic devices used for vapor analysis. The company offers zNose, an electronic nose designed for various industry applications, whi ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/12/16 00:03
End of Day Share Price2019/12/10 00:00
Earnings2009/09/30
Annual Earnings2008/12/31


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.