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
ClearStar. 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
ClearStar's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Unable to determine if ClearStar is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
ClearStar's revenue is expected to grow by 13.1% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).
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.
ClearStar'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.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Robert J. Vale, Jr., also known as Bob, is Chief Executive Officer of ClearStar, Inc. since July 7, 2014. Mr. Vale cofounded ClearStar in 1995. Mr. Vale served as President of ClearStar, Inc. until September 2nd 2015. Mr. Vale served as the Manager of Loss Prevention Technical Support for United Parcel Service (UPS). During his tenure, he worked with the ATA and UPS airlines to develop their security standards. A founding member of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS), Mr. Vale is often called upon to deliver keynote presentations on the subject of large scale systems management, technology trends and personal information security. He has been a Director at ClearStar, Inc. since May 30, 2014. Mr. Vale has been a guest instructor at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center and has published numerous articles for security trade journals. He has been a member of ASIS International, the preeminent organization for security professionals since 1987. He served six years in the United States Air Force as Security Police - Security Specialist. Mr. Vale is a graduate of State University of New York, Plattsburgh.
Bob's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.
Bob's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in Germany.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure of the
management team in years:
The tenure for the ClearStar management team is about average.
Chief Financial Officer
President of Medical Information Services
Chief Risk Officer
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the ClearStar board of directors is about average.
Board of Directors
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.
ClearStar, Inc. provides technology and services to the background check and medical screening industries in the United States. It primarily supports background screening companies, employers, and employees with their recruitment and employment application decisions and human capital management. The company provides employment intelligence to its clients through a suite of IT applications for day-to-day use in their business. Its IT suite consists of a collection of applications that utilizes data from approximately 3,000 sources ranging from résumés to records with local authorities. The company was formerly known as Compass Clarity, Inc. and changed its name to ClearStar, Inc. in September 2010. ClearStar, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia.
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