AMEX:GLOW

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Glowpoint, Inc. operates as a managed service provider of video collaboration and network applications in the United States.

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Fundamentals

Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.

Risks

  • Glowpoint has significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
  • Glowpoint is not covered by any analysts.

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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-12.2%

AMEX:GLOW

-2.3%

US Telecom

-1.2%

US Market


1 Year Return

-46.3%

AMEX:GLOW

6.3%

US Telecom

3.3%

US Market

GLOW underperformed the Telecom industry which returned 6.3% over the past year.

GLOW underperformed the Market in United States of America which returned 3.4% over the past year.


Share holder returns

GLOWIndustryMarket
7 Day-12.2%-2.3%-1.2%
30 Day10.6%-0.3%0.8%
90 Day-36.9%0.6%0.9%
1 Year-46.3%-46.3%11.9%6.3%5.6%3.3%
3 Year-69.7%-69.7%-0.6%-15.0%45.4%35.9%
5 Year-93.0%-93.0%21.0%-6.5%59.4%41.7%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Glowpoint undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

0.76x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows

Unable to calculate intrinsic value for Glowpoint to establish if it is available at moderate discount.

Unable to calculate intrinsic value for Glowpoint to establish if it is available at substantial discount.


Price Based on Earnings

Glowpoint is loss making, we can't compare its value to the US Telecom industry average.

Glowpoint is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the United States of America market.


Price Based on Expected Growth

Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Glowpoint, we can't assess if its growth is good value.


Price Based on Value of Assets

Glowpoint is good value based on assets compared to the US Telecom industry average.


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Future Growth

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

9.1%

Forecasted Telecom 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 Glowpoint 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.


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Past Performance

How has Glowpoint performed over the past 5 years?

9.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Glowpoint does not make a profit even though their year on year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Unable to compare Glowpoint's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.

Unable to compare Glowpoint's 1-year growth to the US Telecom industry average as it is not currently profitable.


Return on Equity

It is difficult to establish if Glowpoint has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.


Return on Assets

It is difficult to establish if Glowpoint has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the US Telecom industry average (Return on Assets) as it is loss-making.


Return on Capital Employed

It is difficult to establish if Glowpoint improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.


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Financial Health

How is Glowpoint's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Glowpoint is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

Glowpoint has no long term commitments.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Glowpoint has no debt.

Glowpoint has no debt compared to 5 years ago when it was 123.2%.


Balance Sheet

Low level of unsold assets.

Glowpoint has no debt, it does not need to be 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.

Glowpoint has sufficient cash runway for 1.1 years based on current free cash flow.

Glowpoint has sufficient cash runway for 1.1 years if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 32.7% each year.


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Dividend

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


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

Unable to evaluate Glowpoint's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to evaluate Glowpoint's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Glowpoint has not reported any payouts.

Unable to verify if Glowpoint's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Glowpoint has not reported any payouts.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.


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Management

What is the CEO of Glowpoint's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

6.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Pete Holst (50yo)

6.5yrs

Tenure

US$845,485

Compensation

Mr. Peter J. Holst, also known as Pete, has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Glowpoint, Inc. since January 13, 2013. Mr. Holst served as Senior Vice President for Business Development at G ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Pete's remuneration is higher than average for companies of similar size in United States of America.

Pete's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.


Management Age and Tenure

6.3yrs

Average Tenure

The average tenure for the Glowpoint management team is over 5 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced team.


Board Age and Tenure

6.5yrs

Average Tenure

61yo

Average Age

The tenure for the Glowpoint board of directors is about average.


Insider Trading

No 3 month individual insider trading information.


Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Pete Holst (50yo)

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 6.5yrs
    • Compensation: $845.49k
  • David Clark (50yo)

    CFO, Treasurer & Corporate Secretary

    • Tenure: 6.3yrs
    • Compensation: $436.75k
  • Ted Tzeng

    Senior Vice President of Technology

  • Matt Thompson

    Senior Vice President of Operations

    • Tenure: 5.6yrs

Board Members

  • Pete Holst (50yo)

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 6.5yrs
    • Compensation: $845.49k
  • Patrick Lombardi (71yo)

    Chairman of the Board

    • Tenure: 5.3yrs
    • Compensation: $58.00k
  • Jim Lusk (63yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 12.4yrs
    • Compensation: $53.00k
  • David Giangano (57yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 4.4yrs
    • Compensation: $41.00k
  • Ken Archer (61yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 9.1yrs
    • Compensation: $43.00k

Company Information

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


Key Information

  • Name: Glowpoint, Inc.
  • Ticker: GLOW
  • Exchange: AMEX
  • Founded: 1991
  • Industry: alternative carriers
  • Sector: telecom
  • Market Cap: US$4.776m
  • Shares outstanding: 5.08m
  • Website: Click here

Number of Employees


Location

  • Glowpoint, Inc.
  • 999 18th Street
  • Suite 1350S
  • Denver
  • Colorado
  • 80202
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
GLOWAMEX (NYSE MKT LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDJun 1995

Biography

Glowpoint, Inc. operates as a managed service provider of video collaboration and network applications in the United States. Its video collaboration services include managed videoconferencing, a cloud-base ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/07/22 02:19
End of Day Share Price2019/07/19 00:00
Earnings2019/03/31
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.