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
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
Signal Advance. 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
Signal Advance'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 Signal Advance 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 Simply Wall St do have past financial data. You can see them here.
Show me the analysis anyway
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 Electronic industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare Signal Advance's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Signal Advance's earnings growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Signal Advance's revenue growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Signal Advance is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Signal Advance 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 Signal Advance's filings and announcements here.
Signal Advance'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.
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.
Dr. Chris M. Hymel, Ph.D. has been the President and Treasurer of Signal Advance, Inc. since 1992 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer. Dr. Hymel also serves as the Chairman of Signal Advance, Inc., since 1992. Dr. Hymel, an experienced entrepreneur, founded Signal Advance in 1992. Dr. Hymel had previously founded CH Systems (1985), a computer systems and networking consulting and development firm and also served on the board of a non-profit corporation, Educational Enrichment Center through 2009. His work experience also includes biomedical technology development in the University of Texas Neurophysiology Research Center, control systems engineering for Shell Oil & Shell Development Companies and Johnson Controls, Inc. Hymel holds a doctorate in biomedical sciences from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston as well as bachelors and master’s degrees in electrical engineering from Texas A&M University. He holds multiple patents and has authored a number of scientific/technical publications. Dr. Hymel, the developer of SAT, successfully demonstrated the temporally advanced detection of ECG (cardiac) signals in a dissertation study completed at the University of Texas-Houston Health Science Center in August 2010.
Chris's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Insufficient data for Chris to establish whether their remuneration is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in United States of America.
Secretary & Director
VP & Director
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the Signal Advance board of directors is about average.
Signal Advance, Inc. operates as an engineering product and procedure development and consulting company in the United States. It focuses on the enhancement of signal detection and closed-loop control systems through the development and refinement of its proprietary ‘Signal Advance’ technology for a range of medical applications, as well as applications outside of biomedicine. The company was formerly known as Biodyne Development Company, Inc and changed its name to Signal Advance, Inc. in 2007. Signal Advance, Inc. was founded in 1992 and is based in Rosharon, Texas.
Simply Wall Street Pty Ltd (ACN 600 056 611), is a Corporate Authorised Representative (Authorised Representative Number: 467183) of Sanlam Private Wealth Pty Ltd (AFSL No. 337927). Any advice contained in this website is general advice only and has been prepared without considering your objectives, financial situation or needs. You should not rely on any advice and/or information contained in this website and before making any investment decision we recommend that you consider whether it is appropriate for your situation and seek appropriate financial, taxation and legal advice. Please read our Financial Services Guide before deciding whether to obtain financial services from us.