Edgewater Wireless Systems Inc. develops and commercializes technologies and intellectual property for the wireless communications market in Asia, Europe, and North America.
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Share Price & News
How has Edgewater Wireless Systems's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: KPIF.F's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: KPIF.F underperformed the US Communications industry which returned -17.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KPIF.F underperformed the US Market which returned 10.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Edgewater Wireless Systems's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Edgewater Wireless Systems undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Edgewater Wireless Systems is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Edgewater Wireless Systems 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of KPIF.F’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 Edgewater Wireless Systems regulatory filings here.
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How is Edgewater Wireless Systems forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if KPIF.F's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if KPIF.F's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the US market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: KPIF.F's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-102.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: KPIF.F's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-102.2% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if KPIF.F's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Edgewater Wireless Systems performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KPIF.F is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: KPIF.F is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KPIF.F is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare KPIF.F's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: KPIF.F is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Communications industry (-19.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: KPIF.F's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Edgewater Wireless Systems's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KPIF.F has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.
Long Term Liabilities: KPIF.F has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KPIF.F has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.
Reducing Debt: KPIF.F's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.
Inventory Level: KPIF.F has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: KPIF.F has negative shareholder equity (liabilities exceed assets) therefore debt is not covered by short term assets.
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: KPIF.F has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: KPIF.F has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -27.1% each year
What is Edgewater Wireless Systems's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate KPIF.F's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate KPIF.F'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 KPIF.F's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if KPIF.F'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 KPIF.F'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
Andrew Skafel 0
Mr. Andrew Skafel has been the President of Edgewater Wireless Systems, Inc., since October 13, 2011 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since April 30, 2014. Mr. Skafel has been a Director of Edgewat ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Andrew's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD529.87K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Andrew's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Founder & Chairman of Wireless Technology Advisory Panel||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||4.8yrs||CA$114.00k||0.0059% CA$411.5|
|Vice-President of Programs & Sales||15.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Marketing||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: KPIF.F's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.8 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||7.9yrs||no data||0.085% CA$5.9k|
|Member of Advisory Board||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||0.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||3.2yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||2yrs||no data||0.20% CA$13.9k|
|Director||3.2yrs||no data||0.70% CA$49.1k|
|Director||1.7yrs||no data||0.16% CA$11.0k|
Experienced Board: KPIF.F's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 9.4%.
Edgewater Wireless Systems Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Edgewater Wireless Systems Inc.
- Ticker: KPIF.F
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1980
- Industry: Communications Equipment
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: CA$9.336m
- Listing Market Cap: CA$6.987m
- Shares outstanding: 169.74m
- Website: https://www.edgewaterwireless.com
- Edgewater Wireless Systems Inc.
- 408 Churchill Avenue North
- K1Z 5C6
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|YFI||TSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Oct 2011|
|KPIF.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Oct 2011|
|E14||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Oct 2011|
Edgewater Wireless Systems Inc. develops and commercializes technologies and intellectual property for the wireless communications market in Asia, Europe, and North America. It offers Wi-Fi spectrum slicing and dual channel Wi-Fi products; PowerZoning, a channel power and association rate control product for multi-channel single radio Wi-Fi networks; spectral surveillance technologies, as well as powered access points for indoor and outdoor deployments; and chipsets, radio cards, and silicon solutions. The company was formerly known as KIK Polymers Inc. and changed its name to Edgewater Wireless Systems Inc. in January 2012. Edgewater Wireless Systems Inc. was incorporated in 1980 and is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/02/28 01:57|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/27 00:00|
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