Research Frontiers Incorporated (REFR): Price and Financial Metrics

Research Frontiers Incorporated (REFR): $2.05

-0.04 (-1.91%)

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REFR Stock Summary

  • REFR's price/sales ratio is 111.07; that's higher than the P/S ratio of 97.63% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -25.84%, RESEARCH FRONTIERS INC's debt growth rate surpasses just 11.97% of about US stocks.
  • As for revenue growth, note that REFR's revenue has grown -47.31% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of just 4.11% of US companies in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to RESEARCH FRONTIERS INC, a group of peers worth examining would be ISR, CSII, SNES, CRSR, and CVRX.
  • REFR's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit RESEARCH FRONTIERS INC's official web site, go to

REFR Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Technology stock, REFR's EV/EBIT ratio is 229.69% lower, now standing at -24.9.
  • Over the past 243 months, REFR's price/sales ratio has gone down 527.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for REFR.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
REFR 2023-01-20 112.4 13.0 -26.5 -24.9
REFR 2023-01-19 114.6 13.3 -27.0 -25.4
REFR 2023-01-18 116.2 13.4 -27.4 -25.8
REFR 2023-01-17 119.5 13.8 -28.2 -26.5
REFR 2023-01-13 114.6 13.3 -27.0 -25.4
REFR 2023-01-12 117.2 13.6 -27.6 -26.0

REFR Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 127.56%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -57.75%.
  • The 4 year price growth rate now stands at 172.5%.
Over the past 30 months, REFR's revenue has gone down $879,251.

The table below shows REFR's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 0.62229 -1.552015 -2.636639
2022-06-30 1.195312 -1.49928 -2.131296
2022-03-31 1.223738 -1.659587 -1.917393
2021-12-31 1.263034 -1.804293 -1.846352
2021-09-30 1.181061 -2.480979 -1.946694
2021-09-30 1.181061 -2.486524 -1.946694

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REFR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $2.05 52-week high $2.85
Prev. close $2.09 52-week low $1.35
Day low $2.01 Volume 13,300
Day high $2.12 Avg. volume 20,794
50-day MA $2.19 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $2.05 Market Cap 67.96M

Research Frontiers Incorporated (REFR) Company Bio

Research Frontiers Incorporated develops and markets technology and devices to control the flow of light worldwide. The company develops and licenses suspended particle device (SPD-Smart) light-control technology to companies that manufacture and market the SPD-Smart chemical emulsion, light-control film made from the chemical emulsion, the light-control panels made by laminating the film, and electronics to power end-products incorporating the film, as well as lamination services for and the end-products, such as windows, skylights, and sunroofs. Its SPD-Smart light-control technology is used in various product applications, including windows, sunshades, skylights, and interior partitions for homes and buildings; automotive windows, sunroofs, sun-visors, sunshades, rear-view mirrors, instrument panels, and navigation systems; aircraft windows; museum display panels, and eyewear products; and flat panel displays for electronic products. The company serves automotive, aerospace and marine, and architectural industries. Research Frontiers Incorporated was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Woodbury, New York.

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BMW’s Vision of the Future of Mobility and the Merger of the Real and Virtual Worlds Enabled by Gauzy and Research Frontiers SmartGlass Technologies

Research Frontiers Incorporated Image at left: SPD and PDLC dual technology smart glass side windows with projection. Image at right: SPD windshield with first-of-its-kind Head-Up display by BMW. Photo credit: Matthias Aletsee, courtesy of Gauzy Ltd. Las Vegas, Nevada, Jan. 05, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oliver Zipse, Chairman of the Board of Management and CEO of BMW AG, delivered the opening automotive keynote address at the CES show last night and was joined on stage by actor Arnold Schwarzeneg

Yahoo | January 5, 2023

Gauzy Ltd. Displays its Expanded Product Portfolio for Automotive, Mass Transit and Building Spaces and Announces New Collaborations and Product Debuts at the Largest Tech Show of the Year

Las Vegas, Nevada, Jan. 04, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gauzy, a global leader in vision and light control technologies, and a strategic investor and licensee of Research Frontiers (Nasdaq: REFR), the world leader in high-performing smart glass and inventor of patented SPD-SmartGlass light control technology, returns for its sixth consecutive year at CES 2023 in Booth 5516 at the prestigious automotive West Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center. Gauzy will be debuting their expanded capabilities

Yahoo | January 4, 2023

Research Frontiers Third Quarter 2022 Earnings: US$0.015 loss per share (vs US$0.001 profit in 3Q 2021)

Research Frontiers ( NASDAQ:REFR ) Third Quarter 2022 Results Key Financial Results Revenue: US$150.4k (down 79% from...

Yahoo | November 9, 2022

Research Frontiers Reports Third Quarter 2022 Financial Results and Will Host a Conference Call at 4:30p.m. Today

WOODBURY, N.Y., Nov. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research Frontiers Inc. (Nasdaq: REFR) announced its financial results for its September 30, 2022 third quarter. Management will host a conference call today at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss its financial and operating results as well as recent developments. ●Who: Joseph M. Harary, President & CEO ●Date/Time: November 3, 2022, 4:30 PM ET ●Dial-in Information:1-888-334-5785 ●Replay: Available on Friday, November 4, 2022 for 90 days at https://

Yahoo | November 3, 2022


WOODBURY, NY, Oct. 31, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research Frontiers Inc. (Nasdaq: REFR) announced today that it will release its third quarter 2022 financial results on Thursday, November 3, 2022. Research Frontiers will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, November 3, 2022 to discuss its third quarter 2022 financial and operating results as well as recent developments. Who: Joseph M. Harary, President & CEODate/Time: Thursday, November 3, 2022, 4:30 PM ETDial-in Informat

Yahoo | October 31, 2022

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REFR Price Returns

1-mo 6.67%
3-mo -14.23%
6-mo 28.83%
1-year 48.98%
3-year -43.06%
5-year 102.97%
YTD 7.33%
2022 11.05%
2021 -38.79%
2020 -6.64%
2019 92.95%
2018 50.00%

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