OTCPK:RPDT

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Rapidtron, Inc. distributes Radio Frequency (RF) smart access control and ticketing/membership systems to the fitness, winter resort, and amusement industries and universities in North America.


Snowflake Analysis

Mediocre balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

RPDT

0.5%

US Electronic

1.2%

US Market


1 Year Return

-100.0%

RPDT

28.3%

US Electronic

24.2%

US Market

Return vs Industry: RPDT underperformed the US Electronic industry which returned 30.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: RPDT underperformed the US Market which returned 24.7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

RPDTIndustryMarket
7 Day0%0.5%1.2%
30 Day0%3.0%3.5%
90 Dayn/a10.6%11.7%
1 Year-100.0%-100.0%29.6%28.3%26.9%24.2%
3 Year-100.0%-100.0%53.9%49.6%53.0%43.2%
5 Year-100.0%-100.0%89.0%79.5%75.3%56.0%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

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


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

Future Growth

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

23.0%

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 Rapidtron 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 RPDT’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 Rapidtron's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore growth companies in the Tech industry.

Past Performance

How has Rapidtron performed over the past 5 years?

11.9%

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, Rapidtron 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 Rapidtron'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 Rapidtron's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore strong past performing companies in the Tech industry.

Financial Health

How is Rapidtron's financial position?


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

Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%1.4%markettop25%3.7%industryaverage1.4%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if RPDT'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 RPDT'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 Rapidtron's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?


CEO

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


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

  • Larry Williams

    Vice President of Operations

    • Peter Dermutz (60yo)

      CFO, Executive VP

      • Compensation: US$150.00k

    Board Members

      Company Information

      Rapidtron, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


      Key Information

      • Name: Rapidtron, Inc.
      • Ticker: RPDT
      • Exchange: OTCPK
      • Founded: 2000
      • Industry: Technology Distributors
      • Sector: Tech
      • Market Cap: US$24.000
      • Shares outstanding: 24.24m
      • Website: https://www.rapidtron.com

      Location

      • Rapidtron, Inc.
      • 3151 Airway Avenue
      • Building Q
      • Costa Mesa
      • California
      • 92626
      • United States

      Listings

      TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
      RPDTOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDMay 2003

      Biography

      Rapidtron, Inc. distributes Radio Frequency (RF) smart access control and ticketing/membership systems to the fitness, winter resort, and amusement industries and universities in North America. The System facilitates operator-free entry and exit through automated turnstiles or portals and optional hands-free entry. The company incorporates ‘smart card’ debit/credit technology for retail purchases and promotional/loyalty programs. The System utilizes either read-write RF smart cards or bar code paper tickets. This dual capability allows a venue to issue and reissue various types and durations of access privilege cards. Its open architecture allows for an interface with existing back office software. The company has a distribution agreement for the North American market with Axess AG, an Austrian manufacturer and developer of such systems. Rapidtron, Inc. was formerly known as The Furnishings Club and changed its name to Rapidtron, Inc. in September, 2002. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Costa Mesa, California. 


      Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

      All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
      DataLast Updated (UTC time)
      Company Analysis2020/01/20 23:38
      End of Day Share Price2019/12/19 00:00
      Earnings2005/09/30
      Annual Earnings2004/12/31


      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.