Synacor Company Profile (NASDAQ:SYNC)

About Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC)

Synacor logoSynacor, Inc. is a technology development, multiplatform services and revenue partner for video, Internet and communications providers, device manufacturers and enterprises. The Company enables its customers to provide their consumers engaging, multiscreen experiences with products that require scale, actionable data and implementation. Through its Managed Portals and Advertising solutions, the Company enables its customers to earn revenue by monetizing media among their consumers. Its Managed Portals are delivered across devices and under its customers' own brand names. The Company delivers content, such as top news, entertainment, and long- and short-form video and applications, on its Managed Portals. In addition, consumers have the ability through portals to manage their e-mail and messaging, pay bills, receive special promotions and perform other account management needs.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: IT Services & Consulting
  • Sub-Industry: Internet Software & Services
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SYNC
  • CUSIP: 87156110
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $102.47 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 38,668,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $2.76
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $3.36
  • 52 Week Range: $2.30 - $4.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -132.50
  • P/E Growth: -0.33
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $124.39 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.82
  • Book Value: $1.35 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.96
  • EBIDTA: ($4,340,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -13.14%
  • Return on Equity: -39.21%
  • Return on Assets: -18.35%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.06%
  • Current Ratio: 1.23%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.23%
  • Average Volume: 214,745 shs.
  • Beta: 0.79
  • Short Ratio: 2.95

Frequently Asked Questions for Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC)

What is Synacor's stock symbol?

Synacor trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SYNC."

How were Synacor's earnings last quarter?

Synacor, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 9th. The company reported ($0.09) EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.11) by $0.02. The business had revenue of $31.22 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $29.43 million. Synacor had a negative net margin of 13.14% and a negative return on equity of 39.21%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 2.4% on a year-over-year basis. View Synacor's Earnings History.

When will Synacor make its next earnings announcement?

Synacor is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 13th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Synacor.

Where is Synacor's stock going? Where will Synacor's stock price be in 2017?

6 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Synacor's stock. Their predictions range from $4.00 to $6.00. On average, they anticipate Synacor's stock price to reach $5.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Synacor.

What are analysts saying about Synacor stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Synacor stock:

  • 1. Rosenblatt Securities analysts commented, "We believe that GDPR could drive demand for Zimbra as customers will need to significantly tighten up security in front of the more stringent rules." (6/12/2017)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Synacor, Inc. is a provider of solutions for delivery of online content and services. Synacor clients including cable, telecom, satellite and consumer electronics companies, use Synacor's Platform to deliver TV shows, movies, music, news, games, sports, email, tech support and other value-added services to their end-customers, across multiple connected devices. Its platform includes Website design and development, unified registration and login (single sign-on), billing integration, personalization, video delivery capability, content management system, household management, toolbar and television listings. Synacor, Inc. is headquartered in Buffalo, New York. " (5/17/2017)
  • 3. Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "The Trade Desk is a technology solution that enables agencies and other ad buyers to purchase online advertising through its self-service platform, using data to drive the best possible advertising decisions. The company charges its clients (agencies) a technology fee for using its platform, which is transparent and shows detailed performance metrics to its clients. The Trade Desk’s platform allows its clients to buy advertising across a wide swath of digital channels, including Display, Video, Mobile and Native, with TV also coming. TTD generated $203MM in revenue in 2016 and $66MM in EBITDA." (5/11/2017)
  • 4. Needham & Company LLC analysts commented, "SYNC reported 4Q16 revenue of $34.9mm, (up 8% y/y and 3% below our estimate), Adjusted EBITDA of $1.2mm (down 59% y/y, but well above our estimate of $0.4mm) and an EPS loss of $0.09 (better than our loss of $0.10 estimate). The good news for SYNC shareholders is that the bulk of the OpEx and CapX spending (nearly $10mm) required to on-board ATT is now behind SYNC. ATT should double SYNC's mobile ad inventory available for sale, although we note that CPMs on mobile platforms are typically 1/3-1/2 of desktop CPMs. We expect the financial benefits from the ATT deal will begin in 3Q17 and extend for the next several years. SYNC continues to guide to $300mm of revenue in FY19. We retain our Hold rating, awaiting data about the ROI levels on SYNC's ATT investment." (3/16/2017)

Who are some of Synacor's key competitors?

Who are Synacor's key executives?

Synacor's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jordan A. Levy, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Himesh Bhise, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • William J. Stuart, Chief Financial Officer
  • George G. Chamoun, President - Sales & Marketing, Director
  • Timothy Schermerhorn, Senior Vice President - Service Provider Sales and Marketing
  • Michael Bishara, Senior Vice President of Product & General Manager of TV Everywhere
  • Steve Davi, Senior Vice President - Software Engineering
  • Anand Subramanian, Senior Vice President - Strategic Operations
  • David Ho, Vice President - Professional Services
  • Steve Oroszlan, Vice President - Business Development

Who owns Synacor stock?

Synacor's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (1.86%), Diversified Investment Strategies LLC (1.36%), S Squared Technology LLC (0.84%), Boston Partners (0.81%), Northpointe Capital LLC (0.66%) and Spark Investment Management LLC (0.58%). Company insiders that own Synacor stock include Jordan Levy and William John Stuart. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Synacor.

Who sold Synacor stock? Who is selling Synacor stock?

Synacor's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Spark Investment Management LLC, Diversified Investment Strategies LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Synacor.

Who bought Synacor stock? Who is buying Synacor stock?

Synacor's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including S Squared Technology LLC, Boston Partners, Northpointe Capital LLC, UBS Oconnor LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Vanguard Group Inc. and Cowen Prime Services LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Synacor.

How do I buy Synacor stock?

Shares of Synacor can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Synacor's stock price today?

One share of Synacor stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.65.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Synacor (NASDAQ SYNC)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  105 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  136 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  241
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Synacor and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $5.25 (98.11% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/10/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuy$8.00 -> $6.00HighView Rating Details
8/10/2017Craig HallumDowngradeBuy -> Hold$3.55 -> $4.00HighView Rating Details
6/12/2017Rosenblatt SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$5.50LowView Rating Details
3/16/2017Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingHoldLowView Rating Details
2/13/2017Lake Street CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$5.50N/AView Rating Details
10/18/2016Ladenburg Thalmann Financial ServicesInitiated CoverageBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC)
Earnings by Quarter for Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Synacor (NASDAQ SYNC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/13/2017($0.05)N/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2017Q2 2017($0.11)($0.09)$29.43 million$31.22 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2017Q1 2017($0.20)($0.21)$27.31 million$26.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/15/2017Q4 2016($0.10)($0.10)$34.70 million$34.92 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2016Q316($0.19)($0.11)$30.69 million$31.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216($0.10)($0.09)$30.50 million$30.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q1($0.09)($0.05)$28.60 million$30.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/16/2016Q4($0.03)($0.01)$32.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/11/2015Q315($0.06)($0.03)$23.47 million$26.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215($0.04)($0.04)$25.07 million$24.72 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1($0.03)($0.04)$26.30 million$26.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q414$0.01$0.04$26.70 million$30.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314($0.06)($0.09)$29.40 million$26.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/12/2014Q214($0.09)($0.07)$24.12 million$24.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2014Q114($0.05)($0.05)$24.55 million$25.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/5/2014Q413($0.01)$0.01$28.51 million$29.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313($0.04)($0.03)$25.42 million$26.55 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013($0.02)($0.02)$27.08 million$26.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013$0.01$0.02$29.10 million$29.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q1 2013$0.04$0.03$32.09 million$32.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2012Q312$0.02$0.02$28.34 million$28.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.04$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.03$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.30)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($0.12)($0.12)($0.12)
Q2 20171($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q3 20171($0.05)($0.05)($0.05)
Q4 20171($0.05)($0.05)($0.05)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 24.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 28.08%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/14/2017William John StuartCFOBuy10,000$2.50$25,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2016Jordan LevyDirectorSell25,000$3.08$77,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2016Jordan LevyDirectorSell25,000$3.03$75,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Jordan LevyDirectorBuy7,500$2.38$17,850.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2015Gary L GinsbergDirectorBuy20,000$2.34$46,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015Gary L GinsbergDirectorBuy5,000$2.31$11,550.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015William John StuartCFOBuy15,000$2.16$32,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Himesh BhiseCEOBuy16,000$2.23$35,680.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Marwan FawazDirectorBuy25,000$2.18$54,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2014Ronald N FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.43$27,945.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Ronald N FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.52$28,980.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2014Ronald N FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.56$29,440.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2014Ronald N FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.33$26,795.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2014Ronald N FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.26$25,990.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2014Ronald FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.46$28,290.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2014George ChamounEVPSell5,000$2.54$12,700.00View SEC Filing  
4/9/2014Ronald FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.50$28,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014Ronald FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.45$28,175.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014Ronald FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.62$30,130.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2014Ronald FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.49$28,635.00View SEC Filing  
1/30/2014Ronald FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.42$27,830.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2014George ChamounEVPSell5,000$2.60$13,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2014Ronald FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.60$29,900.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014Ronald FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.48$28,520.00View SEC Filing  
12/19/2013Ronald FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.55$29,325.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Ronald FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.70$31,050.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2013Ronald N FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.45$28,175.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2013Ronald FrankelCEOSell11,500$2.37$27,255.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2013Michael J MontgomeryDirectorBuy40,000$3.02$120,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2013Jordan LevyDirectorBuy33,000$2.99$98,670.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2012Pacven Walden Management Co. LDirectorSell45,600$5.05$230,280.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2012Pacven Walden Management Co. LMajor ShareholderSell50,600$4.71$238,326.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC)
Latest Headlines for Synacor (NASDAQ:SYNC)
DateHeadline logoETFs with exposure to Synacor, Inc. : September 19, 2017 - September 20 at 9:44 AM logoSynacor, Inc. :SYNC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 18, 2017 - September 19 at 8:16 AM logoSynacor, Inc. (SYNC) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - September 17 at 8:40 AM logoSynacor, Inc. (SYNC) Raised to "Hold" at ValuEngine - September 11 at 10:18 PM logoContrasting Synacor (SYNC) & F5 Networks (FFIV) - September 11 at 8:36 PM logoHead to Head Analysis: Synacor (SYNC) and eGain Corporation (EGAN) - August 29 at 6:22 AM logoSynacor, Inc. (SYNC) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - August 23 at 8:37 AM logoSynacor, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNC) CFO William John Stuart Buys 10,000 Shares - August 15 at 12:16 AM logoHead to Head Comparison: Premiere Global Services (PGI) vs. Synacor (SYNC) - August 14 at 4:22 AM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Synacor Inc. - August 12 at 8:19 AM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Synacor Inc. - August 12 at 8:19 AM logoSynacor, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNC) Issues Earnings Results - August 10 at 10:24 PM logoSynacor, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNC) Price Target Cut to $6.00 by Analysts at Canaccord Genuity - August 10 at 6:26 PM logoGCI Taps Synacor for Hosted Email and TV Authentication - August 10 at 4:18 PM logoSynacor Exceeds Second-Quarter 2017 Financial Guidance ... - Business Wire (press release) - August 10 at 8:30 AM logoBUZZ-US STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Perrigo, Chicago Bridge, Galapagos, Synacor - Nasdaq - August 10 at 8:30 AM logoSynacor Exceeds Second-Quarter 2017 Financial Guidance; Remains on Path to ‘3/30/300’ - August 10 at 8:30 AM logoEdited Transcript of SYNC earnings conference call or presentation 9-Aug-17 9:00pm GMT - August 10 at 8:30 AM logoSynacor to Present at the Canaccord Genuity 37th Annual Growth Conference - August 4 at 8:47 AM logoSynacor (SYNC) Shows Strength: Stock Adds 5.4% in Session - August 2 at 7:34 AM logoMahanakorn University of Technology and Synacor Launch Zimbra Innovation Center - August 2 at 7:34 AM logoSynacor, Inc. (SYNC) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine - August 1 at 11:04 PM logoSynacor, Inc. (SYNC) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts - July 29 at 8:38 AM logoSynacor to Host Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results Conference Call on August 9, 2017 - July 28 at 8:32 AM logoSynacor, Inc. (SYNC) Upgraded to Hold by ValuEngine - July 26 at 12:09 AM logoSynacor, Inc. (SYNC) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday - July 25 at 7:41 AM logoETFs with exposure to Synacor, Inc. : July 13, 2017 - July 14 at 8:53 AM logoSynacor, Inc. (SYNC) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - July 4 at 9:16 AM logoSynacor (SYNC) Catches Eye: Stock Adds 5.8% in Session - Nasdaq - June 30 at 7:06 AM logoSynacor (SYNC) Catches Eye: Stock Adds 5.8% in Session - June 30 at 7:06 AM logoETFs with exposure to Synacor, Inc. : June 26, 2017 - June 27 at 8:50 AM logoSynacor, Inc. (SYNC) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.14 Per Share - June 22 at 4:40 PM logoETFs with exposure to Synacor, Inc. : June 16, 2017 - June 17 at 6:32 AM logoSynacor, Inc. :SYNC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 4:34 PM logoSynacor, Inc. (SYNC) Given Buy Rating at Rosenblatt Securities - June 12 at 4:54 PM logoSynacor Inc (SYNC) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - June 9 at 9:52 AM logoSynacor (SYNC) and Bitauto Hldg (BITA) Financial Review - June 5 at 7:44 AM logoSynacor’s Zimbra Platform Receives Top Marks in Radicati’s 2017 Report on Email Platforms - May 31 at 12:11 PM logoSynacor to Present at the 7th Annual LD Micro Invitational - May 30 at 7:44 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Synacor Inc (SYNC) Will Announce Earnings of -$0.14 Per Share - May 29 at 12:28 PM logoSynacor Inc (SYNC) Sees Large Decline in Short Interest - May 28 at 7:10 AM logoSynacor Appoints Lisa Donohue, Starcom Global Brand President, to Board of Directors - May 22 at 8:44 AM logoSynacor Inc (SYNC) Upgraded to "Sell" by ValuEngine - May 18 at 3:28 PM logoINET and Synacor Expand Zimbra Partnership to Serve Enterprise, Small and Mid-Sized Customers in Thailand - May 18 at 12:51 PM logoSynacor Inc (SYNC) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - May 17 at 9:12 AM logoEdited Transcript of SYNC earnings conference call or presentation 10-May-17 9:00pm GMT - May 16 at 8:03 PM logoSynacor Inc (SYNC) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - May 15 at 9:36 AM logoSynacor Inc (SYNC) Downgraded to D at TheStreet - May 15 at 12:02 AM logoSynacor to Present at Needham Emerging Technology Conference - May 11 at 10:46 PM logoSynacor Inc (SYNC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Rosenblatt Securities - May 11 at 9:02 PM



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