ChainLink LINK

$0.2277
Market Cap $ 79.702 MM (#50)
24h Volume $ 2.192 MM
Chg. 24h: 2.05%
Algo. score 3.8/5  (#80)
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ChainLink fundamental analysis & ratings » detailed scores

The following scores are algorithmicically calculated multiple times a day based on manually and automatically collected publicly verifiable, objective data.
The full formula and collected data are public and open for your reference and further research.

Scoring model: Semi-centralized org. structure

Open communication channels 100%
Ability to contact the company via: Slack, Telegram or Discord
70 points Why? 70
70 ANY NOT EMPTY
0 ALL EMPTY
Ability to contact the company via: Contact form or Email
30 points Why? 30
30 ANY NOT EMPTY
0 ALL EMPTY
Activity on social media 20%
Activity on Blog
Are they posting every 10 days or less?
0 points Why? 50
  • Are they posting something every 10 days or less on their blog? no
50 YES
0 NO
Activity on Facebook
Are they posting every 3 days or less?
0 points Why? 20
  • Do they post something on their facebook every 3 days or less? no
20 YES
0 NO
Activity on Twitter
20 points Why? 20
  • Do they post something on their Twitter every 3 days or less? yes
20 YES
0 NO
Do they have a YouTube channel?
0 points Why? 5
  • Youtube N/A
5 YES
0 NO
Activity on Youtube
Are they posting every 7 days or less?
0 points Why? 5
  • Do they post something on their Youtube every 7 days or less? no
5 YES
0 NO
Team strength 66%
Is there a link to the team/foundation page?
20 points Why? 20
20 YES
0 NO
Are team/foundation members nominally listed on the page?
20 points Why? 20
  • Are team/foundation members nominally listed on the page?(by name) Yes
20 YES
0 NO
Do they have links to their linkedin/github profiles?
0 points Why? 20
  • Do most of the teammembers on the team page have links to social media profiles (Facebook, linkedin, github) No
20 YES
0 NO
Is there a tech lead for the project?
20 points Why? 20
  • CTO/Technical lead Name Steve Ellis
20 YES
0 NO
Total team size compared to other coins
6 points Why? 20
  • How many teammembers in total? 10
20 95th percentile
18 90th percentile
16 80th percentile
14 50th percentile
7 30th percentile
4 10th percentile
0 other
Advisory board strength 75%
Advisors have bios on the website
25 points Why? 25
  • Biography on website for each board member - yes/no yes
25 YES
0 NO
Advisors have social media links on the website
0 points Why? 25
  • Do most of the Advisory board members on the team page have links to social media profiles (Facebook, linkedin, github,Twitter other social media) no
25 YES
0 NO
2+ advisors have managed multi million dollar companies
50 points Why? 50
  • 2 or more advisors of the team managed multimillon dollar projects or companies yes
50 YES
0 NO
Brand awareness/Buzz 50%
Total community size compared to other coins
Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Reddit
50 points Why? 100
  • How many people are involved in the community of this project 8123
100 99th-percentile
90 95th-percentile
80 85th-percentile
50 50th-percentile
30 30th-percentile
10 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
Product strength 63%
Product development status (i.e. stage)
25 points Why? 50
  • Does this coin / business have a working project? Prototype / MVP
50 Fully working product
40 Beta version
30 Alpha version
25 Prototype / MVP
20 Demo only
10 Just an Idea
0 Unknown
Have they open sourced their code?
10 points Why? 10
  • Yes or No yes
10 YES
0 NO
Have they published a Product roadmap?
0 points Why? 10
  • Product Roadmap N/A
10 YES
0 NO
Is their Product roadmap up to date?
10 points Why? 10
  • Is product roadmap updated to date? Yes
10 YES
0 NO
Product age (Today’s date - Release date)
8 points Why? 10
  • Release date of first version of the product 2017-09-21
10 5+ years
8 1+ years
6 6+ months
4 3+ months
2 1+ months
1 < 1 month
0 future
Have they published a Whitepaper?
10 points Why? 10
Coin strength 88%
Transactions per second compared to other coins
0 points Why? 8
  • Transactions per second 0
8 95th-percentile
6 75th-percentile
4 50th-percentile
2 30rd-percentile
1 15th-percentile
0 <15th percentile
What is their coin emission rate? Is the coin"s inflation under control?
30 points Why? 30
  • Emission rate No new tokens created
30 No new tokens created
30 Deflationary through token burning
15 Emitted in proportion to amount of network activity
15 2nd round might occur
0 Company can decide
Is the coin among the top traded coins for the past 3 months in terms of transaction volumes?
16 points Why? 17
  • Average trading volume trailing 3 months 3049286.1329009
17 99th-percentile
16 95th-percentile
14 85th-percentile
10 50th-percentile
7 30th-percentile
4 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
Is the coin among the top traded coins for the past 3 months in terms of market capitalization?
24 points Why? 25
  • Average market cap trailing 3 months 137936440.28542
25 99th-percentile
24 95th-percentile
22 85th-percentile
18 50th-percentile
9 30th-percentile
5 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
Has the coin outperformed the rest of the market trend since it started trading?
18 points Why? 20
  • Market cap % of total market growth 0.028235906583879
20 99th-percentile
18 95th-percentile
16 85th-percentile
8 50th-percentile
6 30th-percentile
4 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
GitHub 100%
GitHub community size compared to other coins
Stars, Forks, Watchers
40 points Why? 40
  • GitHub community size 487
40 90th-percentile
30 67th-percentile
20 57th-percentile
15 53rd-percentile
10 40th-percentile
5 10th percentile
0 0-10th percentile
GitHub activity tempo
Statistical mean of 4 week SMAs for commits over 49 weeks, compared to other coins
60 points Why? 60
  • GitHub commit activity 55.2602
60 90th-percentile
50 67th-percentile
40 57th-percentile
30 53rd-percentile
20 40th-percentile
10 10th percentile
0 0-10th percentile
We're currently working to gather more data in order to score ChainLink

(*) This data could be outdated. Research done on: 2018-10-31 Specific key points such as Social media, blog entries, community size, GitHub and others are automated and refreshed daily.

ChainLink facts and figures

Name
ChainLink
Trades under Symbol
LINK
Circulating supply
350,000,000
Maximum supply
1,000,000,000
First USD price per coin
$0.16
Coins Distributed in ICO
N/A
Emission rate
No new tokens created
Blockchain
Ethereum
Consensus method
Ethereum consensus (currently proof of work, will be proof of stake later on)
Algorithm
N/A
Time for block processing
N/A
Transactions per second
0
Is coin Minable?
No
Type
Token

Product details

Open source
yes
Github link
https://github.com/smartcontractkit/chainlink
Community size
8,123
Status of the project
(working project, demo, just an idea)
Prototype / MVP
Product Roadmap
N/A
Whitepaper
https://link.smartcontract.com/whitepaper
FAQ
http://clfaq.smartcontract.com/
Explorer 1
https://etherscan.io/token/0x514910771af9ca656af840dff83e8264ecf986ca
Explorer 2
https://ethplorer.io/address/0x514910771af9ca656af840dff83e8264ecf986ca
Explorer 3
N/A

Team

Link to the team page
https://chain.link/company/
Team transparency
Biography on website for each team member
Yes
Do team members have links to their social media profiles?
No
CEO
Name
Sergey Nazarov
Age
N/A
Linkedin
https://www.linkedin.com/in/sergeydnazarov/
Is it mentioned that this CEO works for this company on his LinkedIn profile?
Yes
CEO previous companies / achievements
CoFounder & CEO of Secure Asset Exchange; Cofounder & CEO of CryptaMail; General Partner at QED Capital
Years of business experience
9
Years of experience as a CEO (OR COO)
8
Managed a million+ USD$ company before
yes
CTO
Name
Steve Ellis
Linkedin
https://www.linkedin.com/in/steveellis0606/
GitHub link
https://github.com/se3000?tab=repositories
Can you see that this CTO works on this project on his Github profile?
Yes
Years of experience as a developer
9
Years of experience as a CTO
4
CTO previous companies / achievements
Cofounder and Software Engineer at Secure Asset Exchange; Software Engineer at Pivotal Labs; Teacher's Asisstant at NYU
Worked on a million dollar+ project (within 1 or more of his/her previous companies before)
yes
Team diversification
How many developers(*)?
4
How many marketing / sales specialists(*)
1
Does the company have any testers / quality assurance specialists on the team(*)
no
How many team members in total
10
Average team members age
40

Advisors / Board members(*)

Advisors / Board members transparency
Biography on website for each advisor / board member
Yes
Do most of the Advisory board members on the team page have links to social media profiles (Facebook, LinkedIn, GitHub)?
No
Experience
2 or more advisors of the team managed multimillion dollar projects or companies
yes
Note special achievements from the advisory board
Ari Juels - Ari is a Professor of Computer Science in the Jacobs Institute at Cornell Tech and a Co-Director of IC3 (Initiative for Cryptocurrencies and Contracts). He was previously the Chief Scientist of RSA. Andrew Miller - Andrew is a well known leader in decentralized consensus research and secure blockchain infrastructure. He's an Associate Professor of Computer Science at the University of Illinois and an advisor to both Zcash and Tezos. Evan Cheng - Evan is one of the creators of LLVM, which generates the low level machine code running every Apple device, as well as much of Google, Nvidia, and Intel. He is currently Director of Engineering at Facebook. Hudson Jameson - Hudson is the Ethereum Community Manager, a well known authority on smart contracts, and the Ethereum development roadmap. Jake Brukhman - Jake was previously the CTO at Triton Research, going on to launch CoinFund, one of the leading token focused funds. He's now an advisor to leading token sales like Kik's Kin Token, and the ChainLink Network. Brian Lio - Brian is the CEO of Smith+Crown, a widely accepted leader in blockchain research. Providing in-depth analysis of both ongoing token sales and the larger evolution of decentralized technology over the past 2 years.

Company details

Website 1
https://www.smartcontract.com/
Website 2 (if any)
https://chain.link/
Email
support@smartcontract.com support@chain.link
Contact form on website
N/A
Phone number
N/A
Alexa site traffic information
Website 1
http://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/https://www.smartcontract.com/
Website 2 (if any)
http://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/https://chain.link/
Incorporation status
Incorporated according to their website
No
Officially Incorporated (checked)
No
Location
N/A
Address
N/A

Social media & Communication

Blog URL
https://medium.com/chainlink
Blog / Are they posting something every 1,5 weeks or more on their blog?
no (latest post was a month ago)
Facebook
N/A
Facebook / Do they post something on their facebook every 3 days or more?
no
Twitter
https://twitter.com/chainlink
Twitter / Do they post something on their Twitter every 3 days or more?
yes (latest post was 5 days ago)
Youtube
N/A
Youtube / Do they post something on their Youtube every week or more?
no
Slack
n/a
Telegram
https://t.me/chainlinkofficial
Google+
n/a
Message board 1
n/a
Message board 2 (if any)
n/a
Message board 3 (if any)
n/a
Other
https://gitter.im/smartcontractkit-chainlink/Lobby

ICO

ICO initial price
0.0003846 ETH
Sale period
N/A
Coin distribution date
2017-09-20
Coin start trading date
2017-09-21
Min investment goal
35,000,000
Max investment cap
91,000,000
Accepted currencies
ETH
Bonus
N/A
ICO proceedings invested in (in case of an ICO)
Founders & Founding Team
0
Marketing & Sales
N/A
Development
N/A
Administration/Legal
N/A
Other
N/A

(*) This data could be outdated. Research done on: 2018-10-31

ChainLink GitHub Activity & Development

An overview of development activity for ChainLink (LINK). The charts show ChainLink (LINK) Development / GitHub commit activity for the past year, as well as their simple moving average. You can use this data for your fundamental ChainLink research & analysis.

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How popular is ChainLink? / How many people search for ChainLink on Google?

Numbers represent search interest relative to the highest point on the chart for the given region and time. A value of 100 is the peak popularity of the term.
A value of 50 means that the term is half as popular. Likewise a score of 0 means the term was less than 1% as popular as the peak.

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