OTCPK:ECUI

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Executive Summary

Ecuity, Inc. operates as a facilities-based telecommunication carrier serving primarily the small office and home office market, as well as fiber to the premises (FTTP) and broadband residential markets in the United States. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: ECUI's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

ECUI

-0.3%

US Telecom

-1.5%

US Market


1 Year Return

9,900.0%

ECUI

-11.2%

US Telecom

12.9%

US Market

Return vs Industry: ECUI exceeded the US Telecom industry which returned -11.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ECUI exceeded the US Market which returned 12.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

ECUIIndustryMarket
7 Day0%-0.3%-1.5%
30 Day9,900.0%-0.2%-1.8%
90 Dayn/a2.9%6.6%
1 Year9,900.0%9,900.0%-6.7%-11.2%15.4%12.9%
3 Yearn/a6.6%-8.7%39.6%30.2%
5 Year-90.0%-90.0%34.7%4.4%93.4%71.7%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

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


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Ecuity is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Ecuity 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

  • Examine Ecuity's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
  • 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 Ecuity regulatory filings here.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Telecom industry.

Future Growth

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

8.3%

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 Ecuity 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

  • Examine Ecuity's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
  • While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on theOTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Ecuity's filings and announcementshere.
  • Explore growth companies in the Telecom industry.

Past Performance

How has Ecuity performed over the past 5 years?

9.8%

Historical Telecom 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, Ecuity 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

Financial Health

How is Ecuity's financial position?


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

Dividend

What is Ecuity current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ECUI's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ECUI's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ECUI'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 ECUI's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


Next Steps

Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

15.5yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Mayo Smith (71 yo)

no data

Tenure

US$109,000

Compensation

Shane Smith serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Ecuity Inc. (formerly Ecuity, Inc. (formerly known as Y3K Secure Enterprise Software, Inc.).) and has been its Chairman of the Board since April 26, 200 ...


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Mayo Smith
Chairmanno dataUS$109.00kno data
King Cole
President16.42yrsUS$109.43kno data
Gary Fowler
Member of Corporate Financial Advisory Board15.5yrsno datano data
James Connolly
Member of Corporate Financial Advisory Board15.5yrsno datano data
Robert Terhune
Director14.83yrsno datano data
John Peterson
Director14.83yrsno datano data
Jeffrey Haberman
Vice Chairmanno datano datano data

15.5yrs

Average Tenure

65yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: ECUI's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15.5 years average tenure).


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

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


Key Information

  • Name: Ecuity, Inc.
  • Ticker: ECUI
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded:
  • Industry: Integrated Telecommunication Services
  • Sector: Telecom
  • Market Cap: US$28.073k
  • Shares outstanding: 280.73m

Location

  • Ecuity, Inc.
  • 2001 Sixth Avenue
  • Suite 3302
  • Seattle
  • Washington
  • 98121
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
ECUIOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDMar 2002

Biography

Ecuity, Inc. operates as a facilities-based telecommunication carrier serving primarily the small office and home office market, as well as fiber to the premises (FTTP) and broadband residential markets in ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/09/22 06:07
End of Day Share Price2020/09/09 00:00
Earnings2006/09/30
Annual Earnings2006/06/30


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.