ICON ICX

$0.6694
Market Cap $ 259.329 MM (#36)
24h Volume $ 29.046 MM
Chg. 24h: -0.63%
Algo. score 3.8/5  (#71)
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ICON 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: Centralized > Hierarchical org. structure

Open communication channels 100%
Ability to contact the company via: Slack, Telegram or Discord
70 points Why? 70
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 90%
Activity on Blog
Are they posting every 10 days or less?
50 points Why? 50
  • Are they posting something every 10 days or less on their blog? yes
50 YES
0 NO
Activity on Facebook
Are they posting every 3 days or less?
20 points Why? 20
  • Do they post something on their facebook every 3 days or less? yes
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? N/A
5 YES
0 NO
Team strength 57%
Executive lead (CEO, COO, executive lead, founder, managing partner etc) who managed multi million dollar companies.
0 points Why? 10
  • Managed a million+ USD$ company before? N/A
10 YES
0 NO
Tech lead who managed million dollar projects
10 points Why? 10
  • Worked on a million dollar+ project (within 1 or more of his/her previous companies before? yes
10 YES
0 NO
Exec lead years of experience at executive level
0 points Why? 15
  • Years of experience as a CEO (OR COO) 0
15 10+ years
8 3-10 years
4 1-3 years
0 0-1 years
Tech lead years of experience as teach lead
7 points Why? 15
  • Years of experience as a CTO? 3
15 10+ years
7 3-10 years
3 1-3 years
0 0-1 years
Has dedicated Quality Assurance members within the team
0 points Why? 10
  • Does the company have any testers / quality asurance specialists on the team? (these people are dedicated to testing only) no
10 YES
0 NO
Sales/Marketing team size compared to other coins
10 points Why? 10
  • How many marketing / sales specialists? 34
10 90th percentile
6 75th percentile
4 50th percentile
2 30th percentile
0 other
Average team member age
10 points Why? 10
  • Average teamembers age 40
10 30+
5 25-30
2 20-25
0 0
Total team size compared to other coins
20 points Why? 20
  • How many teammembers in total? 111
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 90%
Total community size compared to other coins
Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Reddit
50 points Why? 60
  • How many people are involved in the community of this project 141743
60 99th-percentile
50 95th-percentile
40 85th-percentile
30 50th-percentile
20 30th-percentile
10 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
GitHub community size compared to other coins
Forks, watchers, stars
40 points Why? 40
  • GitHub community size 360
40 90th-percentile
30 67th-percentile
20 57th-percentile
15 53th-percentile
10 40th-percentile
5 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
Product strength 82%
Product development status (i.e. stage)
50 points Why? 50
  • Does this coin / business have a working project? Fully working product
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
GitHub commits
Statistical mean of 4 week SMA for commits over 49 weeks, compared to other coins
1 points Why? 5
  • GitHub commit activity 0.75
5 90th-percentile
4 67th-percentile
3 57th-percentile
2 53rd-percentile
1 40th-percentile
0.5 10th percentile
0 0-10th percentile
Have they published a Product roadmap?
5 points Why? 10
Is their Product roadmap up to date?
0 points Why? 5
  • Is product roadmap updated to date? No
5 YES
0 NO
Product age (Today’s date - Release date)
6 points Why? 10
  • Release date of first version of the product 2017-10-24
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 74%
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?
15 points Why? 30
  • Emission rate Emitted in proportion to amount of network activity
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 26965999.455662
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?
16 points Why? 17
  • Average market cap trailing 3 months 413868176.13106
17 99th-percentile
16 95th-percentile
14 85th-percentile
10 50th-percentile
7 30th-percentile
4 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
Has the coin outperformed the rest of the market trend since it started trading?
12 points Why? 13
  • Market cap % of total market growth 0.11844369816123
13 99th-percentile
12 95th-percentile
10 85th-percentile
5 50th-percentile
3 30th-percentile
2 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
Does the founding team reserve a decent amount of coin to themselves?
15 points Why? 15
  • Founders & Team 0
15 0-5%
10 5-10%
5 10-20%
2 0%
0 20%+
Business/Company strength 50%
Financial statements published
0 points Why? 10
  • Does the company present its complete financial statements (anywhere)? no
10 YES
0 NO
Burn rate and costs published
0 points Why? 10
  • Does the company give insights in its costs? How much it will spend a month (also known as the burnrate)? no
10 YES
0 NO
Financial gains predictions published
0 points Why? 10
  • Does the company give it's financial/growth predictions / predictions for profit and growth? no
10 YES
0 NO
Company has strategic partnerships
20 points Why? 20
  • Does the company list its strategic partner(ships)? yes
20 YES
0 NO
Company explains its advantages over competition
30 points Why? 30
  • Does the company explain its benefits opposed to their competitors (if any)? yes
30 YES
0 NO
Company presents a sales/marketing plan
0 points Why? 20
  • Does the company present it's sales plan / marketing plan / go to market strategy in any way? no
20 YES
0 NO
We're currently working to gather more data in order to score ICON

(*) This data could be outdated. Research done on: 2018-05-22 Specific key points such as Social media, blog entries, community size, GitHub and others are automated and refreshed daily.

ICON facts and figures

Name
ICON
Trades under Symbol
ICX
Circulating supply
387,431,340
Maximum supply
800,460,000
First USD price per coin
$0.41
Coins Distributed in ICO
N/A
Emission rate
Emitted in proportion to amount of network activity
Blockchain
Blockchain
Consensus method
Loop Fault Tolerance
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/theloopkr/loopchain
Community size
141,743
Status of the project
(working project, demo, just an idea)
Fully working product
Product Roadmap
http://docs.icon.foundation/ICON-Whitepaper-EN-Draft.pdf
Whitepaper
http://docs.icon.foundation/ICON-Whitepaper-EN-Draft.pdf
FAQ
https://icon.foundation/contents/support/faq?lang=en
Explorer 1
https://tracker.icon.foundation/
Explorer 2
N/A
Explorer 3
N/A

Team

Link to the team page
https://icon.foundation/contents/team/members?lang=en
Team transparency
Biography on website for each team member
Yes
Do team members have links to their social media profiles?
No
CEO
Name
JH Kim
Age
N/A
Linkedin
N/A
Is it mentioned that this CEO works for this company on his LinkedIn profile?
No
CEO previous companies / achievements
N/A
Years of business experience
N/A
Years of experience as a CEO (OR COO)
0
Managed a million+ USD$ company before
N/A
CTO
Name
Jay Park
Linkedin
https://www.linkedin.com/in/jay-park-27875118/
GitHub link
N/A
Can you see that this CTO works on this project on his Github profile?
No
Years of experience as a developer
13
Years of experience as a CTO
3
CTO previous companies / achievements
N/A
Worked on a million dollar+ project (within 1 or more of his/her previous companies before)
yes
Team diversification
How many developers(*)?
67
How many marketing / sales specialists(*)
34
Does the company have any testers / quality assurance specialists on the team(*)
no
How many team members in total
111
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
Don Tapscott - Don is one of the world’s leading authorities on innovation, media, and the economic and social impact of technology and advises business and government leaders around the world. He has authored or co-authored 15 widely read books all over the world, including the international best-seller Blockchain Revolution, which he co-authored with his son, Alex Tapscott. In 2015, Thinkers50 named Don as the 4th most important business thinker in the world. In 2017, he established The Blockchain Research Institute, the world's leading think-tank dedicated to understanding blockchain opportunities, challenges and use-cases. Jason Best - Selected as one of the 10 most influential people in crowdfunding by Forbes.com, he is a contributor to TechCrunch and Venture Beat and a co-founder and principal of Crowdfund Capital Advisors (CCA). Recently, he was on the executive leadership team of Kinnser Software, ranked by Inc Magazine as one of the fastest growing private companies in the US. Yiseul Cho - Studied at MIT, worked for Facebook and run her own startup in Korea before moving to London. In London she set up a blockchain R&D lab which has worked with major card company, investment bank and remittance startup. From 2016, she works for HSBC as its 1st blockchain team focusing on blockchain data analytics. She also runs the biggest blockchain community group (1850 members) in London focusing on private blockchain technology, and works as partner at Blockchain angel investor group in Korea and specialized ICO marketing company for Korean market. Ismail Malik - He has over 20 years experience in Technology related startups and entrepreneurship covering Asset Management, Cryptocurrencies, Mobile Payments in the City of London and Emerging Markets working with leading firms such as Vodafone, Cellnet and News International. He was the founder of the world’s first Blockchain Lab and first ‘DLT’ company within Level 39 in Canary Wharf (world’s largest Fintech accelerator). Simon Seojoon Kim - Blockchain Evangelist and investor. Co-founder of the top 10 innovative AI. math education company, "Fast Company". Managed various projects for 10 years as a UX designer. He has studied computer sience and engineering at POSTECH university. Eddy Travia - Eddy Travia is a pioneer investor in blockchain technology startups and the CEO of Coinsilium, a London-based investment company that finances and manages the development of early-stage blockchain technology ventures. Coinsilium shares are quoted on NEX Exchange, a recognized stock exchange in London (NEX: COIN). Eddy has led investments in 17 blockchain companies around the world, including Factom, RSK, SatoshiPay, Minebox, CoinDash and Indorse. Jehan Chu - Jehan is a former front-end developer with ten years’ experience in web and enterprise application development. He has been a cryptocurrency investor since 2013, with successful investments including Bitcoin, Ether, Litecoin, Melonport and acts as Advisor to the Melonport, QTUM and OpenANX. He founded the Ethereum HK community (2014), co-Founded the Bitcoin Association of Hong Kong (2014) and founded the Hyperledger HK community (2016). He was a partner with the KMA on the Blockchain: Surge event, and a Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG) Council Member. Jehan is a graduate of Johns Hopkins University and a Masters degree candidate at Hong Kong University (2017).

Company details

Website 1
https://www.icon.foundation/en/
Website 2 (if any)
N/A
Email
hello@icon.foundation
Contact form on website
N/A
Phone number
N/A
Alexa site traffic information
Website 1
http://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/https://www.paypie.com/
Website 2 (if any)
http://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/n/a
Incorporation status
Incorporated according to their website
No
Officially Incorporated (checked)
No
Location
N/A
Address
N/A

Angel Investors and Venture capital due diligence perspective

Does the company present its complete financial statements?
no
Does the company give insights in its costs? How much it will spend a month (also known as the burn rate)?
no
Does the company give its financial/growth predictions / predictions for profit and growth?
no
Does the company explain its benefits opposed to their competitors (if any)?
yes
Does the company have / list strategic partnerships)?
yes
Does the company present its sales plan / marketing plan / go to market strategy in any way?
no

Social media & Communication

Blog URL
https://medium.com/helloiconworld
Blog / Are they posting something every 1,5 weeks or more on their blog?
yes (latest post was a day ago)
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/helloicon
Facebook / Do they post something on their facebook every 3 days or more?
yes (latest post was a day ago)
Twitter
https://twitter.com/@helloiconworld
Twitter / Do they post something on their Twitter every 3 days or more?
yes (latest post was a day ago)
Youtube
N/A
Youtube / Do they post something on their Youtube every week or more?
N/A
Slack
n/a
Telegram
https://t.me/joinchat/Fqw4igkkVmYtj--ZVi-QcA
Google+
Message board 1
Message board 2 (if any)
Message board 3 (if any)
Other
http://docs.icon.foundation/ICON-Whitepaper-EN-Draft.pdf

ICO

ICO initial price
1 ICX = 0.0004 ETH
Sale period
N/A
Coin distribution date
2017-10-27
Coin start trading date
2017-10-27
Min investment goal
N/A
Max investment cap
150,000 ETH
Accepted currencies
ETH
Bonus
N/A
ICO proceedings invested in (in case of an ICO)
Founders & Founding Team
0
Marketing & Sales
0.08
Development
0.15
Administration/Legal
0.12
Other
Reserve1 - 20% Reserve2 - 15%

(*) This data could be outdated. Research done on: 2018-05-22

ICON GitHub Activity & Development

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

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