OTCPK:LYNS

Stock Analysis Report

Lightyear Network Solutions

Executive Summary

Lightyear Network Solutions, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides telecommunications services in the United States and Puerto Rico.

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Fundamentals

Adequate balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Risks

  • Lightyear Network Solutions has significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
  • Lightyear Network Solutions's last earnings update was 2318 days ago.
  • Lightyear Network Solutions is not covered by any analysts.

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Share Price & News

How has Lightyear Network Solutions's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

LYNS

-1.1%

US Telecom

-0.2%

US Market


1 Year Return

-45.5%

LYNS

7.0%

US Telecom

1.1%

US Market

LYNS underperformed the Telecom industry which returned 7.9% over the past year.

LYNS underperformed the Market in United States of America which returned 1.6% over the past year.


Share holder returns

LYNSIndustryMarket
7 Day0%-1.1%-0.2%
30 Day0%5.6%2.5%
90 Dayn/a8.8%1.6%
1 Year-45.5%-45.5%12.7%7.0%3.4%1.1%
3 Year-62.5%-62.5%14.4%-2.2%45.2%35.8%
5 Year-94.0%-94.0%34.8%3.9%62.6%44.8%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

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


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

Future Growth

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

9.8%

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 Lightyear Network Solutions 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 Lightyear Network Solutions performed over the past 5 years?

0.09%

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, Lightyear Network Solutions 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.


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Financial Health

How is Lightyear Network Solutions's financial position?


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

Dividend

What is Lightyear Network Solutions's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

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

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

Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Lightyear Network Solutions has not reported any payouts.

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


Current Payout to Shareholders

Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Lightyear Network Solutions 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 Lightyear Network Solutions's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

9.5yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Lightyear Network Solutions has no CEO, or we have no data on them.


Board Age and Tenure

9.5yrs

Average Tenure

69yo

Average Age

The tenure for the Lightyear Network Solutions board of directors is about average.


Insider Trading

No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.


Management Team


    Board Members

    • Jeff Hardesty (54yo)

      Director

      • Tenure: 8.9yrs
      • Compensation: US$27.00k
    • Chris Sullivan (71yo)

      Director

      • Tenure: 9.5yrs
    • W. Lunsford (71yo)

      Director

      • Tenure: 8.9yrs
      • Compensation: US$22.00k
    • Ron Carmicle (69yo)

      Director

      • Tenure: 9.5yrs
      • Compensation: US$20.00k
    • W. Rice (65yo)

      Director

      • Tenure: 9.5yrs

    Company Information

    Lightyear Network Solutions, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


    Key Information

    • Name: Lightyear Network Solutions, Inc.
    • Ticker: LYNS
    • Exchange: OTCPK
    • Founded: 1993
    • Industry: Alternative Carriers
    • Sector: Telecom
    • Market Cap: US$66.259k
    • Shares outstanding: 22.09m
    • Website: https://www.lightyear.net

    Number of Employees


    Location

    • Lightyear Network Solutions, Inc.
    • 1901 Eastpoint Parkway
    • Louisville
    • Kentucky
    • 40223
    • United States

    Listings

    TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
    LYNSOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDFeb 2010

    Biography

    Lightyear Network Solutions, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides telecommunications services in the United States and Puerto Rico. Its telecommunications products and services include long distance an ...


    Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

    All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
    DataLast Updated (UTC time)
    Company Analysis2019/09/20 00:53
    End of Day Share Price2019/08/09 00:00
    Earnings2013/03/31
    Annual Earnings2012/12/31


    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.