Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether GlassBridge Enterprises is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as GlassBridge Enterprises 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.
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INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
GlassBridge Enterprises. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
GlassBridge Enterprises's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
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 GlassBridge Enterprises 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.
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The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past
performance, by looking at estimated
and how much profit it is expected to make.
Future estimates come from
professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get
Expected Tech industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare GlassBridge Enterprises's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare GlassBridge Enterprises's earnings growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare GlassBridge Enterprises's revenue growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if GlassBridge Enterprises is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if GlassBridge Enterprises is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
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 GlassBridge Enterprises's filings and announcements here.
GlassBridge Enterprises's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
A company's financial position is much like your own financial position,
it includes everything you own
The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up
GlassBridge Enterprises's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
GlassBridge Enterprises is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
GlassBridge Enterprises's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
GlassBridge Enterprises's finances. If any of them are yellow this
indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
High level of physical assets or inventory.
GlassBridge Enterprises has negative shareholder equity (liabilities exceed assets) therefore debt is not covered by short term assets.
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t
however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest
on its debts this may have impacts in the future.
The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to
see the red area (debt) decreasing.
If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and
whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Danny Zheng has been Interim Chief Executive Officer at GlassBridge Enterprises, Inc. (formerly known as Imation Corp). since February 2, 2017. Mr. Zheng has been the Chief Financial Officer at GlassBridge Enterprises, Inc. since April 26, 2016 and its Treasurer since 2011 and also served as its Secretary until October 4, 2016. Mr. Zheng joined GlassBridge Enterprises in 2008 to lead its Electronic Products segment. In 2010, he was appointed as Director of Business Development of North Asia at GlassBridge Enterprises and served as its Corporate Treasurer since 2011 and Vice President and Corporate Controller since 2014. He served as Consultant of The Singing Machine Company, Inc. since May 2008. He served as Chief Financial Officer of Singing Machine Co. Inc., since April 5, 2005 until May 22, 2008. Mr. Zheng served as Principal Accounting Officer of Singing Machine Co. Inc., until May 22, 2008 and served as its Financial Controller from April 19, 2004 to April 03, 2005 and Interim Chief Executive Officer from January 01, 2007 to June 21, 2007. He served as General Manager of PC Ware International from 1998 to 2003, where he was responsible for distribution, marketing and finance in the United States and Latin America. Mr. Zheng began his career as a Tax Consultant with a regional Certified Public Accountant firm based in New York. He held senior finance posts at a number of private and public companies. He is a Certified Public Accountant licensed by the state of Delaware and a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Mr. Zheng studied B.S. degree in Accounting from Nankai University in Tianjin, China and holds a Masters of Business Administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Danny's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.
Danny's remuneration is higher than average for companies of similar size in United States of America.
Chief Operating Officer
General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the GlassBridge Enterprises board of directors is about average.
GlassBridge Enterprises, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides enterprise data storage and asset management services worldwide. The company provides solid-state optimized unified hybrid storage systems, secure automated archive solutions, and high-density enterprise storage arrays for various applications, including virtual machine storage, cloud storage, database, surveillance, bulk storage, backup and recovery, and disaster recovery and archive. Its storage solutions include Unity line, a unified storage solution; E-Series SAN storage solutions, which enable users to shrink their storage footprint; and Assureon line, a secure archive solution. The company also offers investment advisory services. It serves businesses and individual consumers through distributors, wholesalers, value-added resellers, original equipment manufacturers, and retail outlets. The company was formerly known as Imation Corp. and changed its name to GlassBridge Enterprises, Inc. in February 2017. GlassBridge Enterprises, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Oakdale, Minnesota.
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