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Flexpoint Sensor Systems

Executive Summary

Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. designs, engineers, manufactures, and sells bend sensor technology and products using its patented Bend Sensor flexible potentiometer technology. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Worrying balance sheet with weak fundamentals.


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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: FLXT is more volatile than 90% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 24% a week.

Volatility Over Time: FLXT's weekly volatility has increased from 16% to 24% over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

14.3%

FLXT

3.8%

US Electronic

2.8%

US Market


1 Year Return

-57.4%

FLXT

18.2%

US Electronic

19.7%

US Market

Return vs Industry: FLXT underperformed the US Electronic industry which returned 20.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FLXT underperformed the US Market which returned 20.4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

FLXTIndustryMarket
7 Day14.3%3.8%2.8%
30 Day-12.2%13.3%8.0%
90 Day-39.9%20.8%6.8%
1 Year-57.4%-57.4%19.4%18.2%22.4%19.7%
3 Year-56.6%-56.6%31.7%27.9%47.3%37.5%
5 Year-71.2%-71.2%108.3%98.3%93.6%72.3%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Flexpoint Sensor Systems undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

2.3x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate FLXT's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate FLXT's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: FLXT is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Electronic industry average.

PE vs Market: FLXT 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 FLXT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: FLXT's PB Ratio (2.3x) is in line with the US Electronic industry average.


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Future Growth

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

35.2%

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 Flexpoint Sensor Systems 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 FLXT’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 theOTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Flexpoint Sensor Systems's filings and announcementshere.
  • Explore growth companies in the Tech industry.

Past Performance

How has Flexpoint Sensor Systems performed over the past 5 years?

30.4%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: FLXT is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: FLXT is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: FLXT is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 30.4% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare FLXT's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: FLXT is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electronic industry (-16.2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: FLXT has a negative Return on Equity (-49.5%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Flexpoint Sensor Systems's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: FLXT's short term assets ($95.4K) do not cover its short term liabilities ($3.5M).

Long Term Liabilities: FLXT's short term assets ($95.4K) exceed its long term liabilities ($20.0K).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: FLXT's debt to equity ratio (88%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: FLXT's debt to equity ratio has increased from 16.5% to 88% over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet


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: FLXT has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: FLXT has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 20.4% each year.


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Dividend

What is Flexpoint Sensor Systems's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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


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Management

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

US$72k

CEO Compensation


CEO

Clark Mower (73 yo)

15.83yrs

Tenure

US$72,000

Compensation

Mr. Clark M. Mower has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc., since January 3, 2005 and serves as Principal Financial Officer. Mr. Mower has been the Chief Execut...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Clark's total compensation ($USD72.00K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD561.41K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Clark's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc.
  • Ticker: FLXT
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 1992
  • Industry: Electronic Components
  • Sector: Tech
  • Market Cap: US$3.490m
  • Shares outstanding: 99.71m
  • Website: https://www.flexpoint.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc.
  • 106 West Business Park Drive
  • Draper
  • Utah
  • 84020
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
FLXTOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDSep 1998

Biography

Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. designs, engineers, manufactures, and sells bend sensor technology and products using its patented Bend Sensor flexible potentiometer technology. The company’s Bend Sensor te...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/11/25 23:49
End of Day Share Price2020/11/25 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.