KuCoin Shares KCS

$0.4807
Market Cap $ 43.329 MM (#74)
24h Volume $ 46.294 K
Chg. 24h: 0.40%
Algo. score 3.4/5  (#262)
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KuCoin Shares 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
70 ANY NOT EMPTY
0 ALL EMPTY
Ability to contact the company via: Contact form or Email
30 points Why? 30
Activity on social media 55%
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?
0 points Why? 20
  • Do they post something on their facebook every 3 days or less? no
20 YES
0 NO
Activity on Twitter
0 points Why? 20
  • Do they post something on their Twitter every 3 days or less? no
20 YES
0 NO
Do they have a YouTube channel?
5 points Why? 5
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 33%
Executive lead (CEO, COO, executive lead, founder, managing partner etc) who managed multi million dollar companies.
10 points Why? 10
  • Managed a million+ USD$ company before? yes
10 YES
0 NO
Tech lead who managed million dollar projects
0 points Why? 10
  • Worked on a million dollar+ project (within 1 or more of his/her previous companies before? no
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
0 points Why? 15
  • Years of experience as a CTO? 0
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
6 points Why? 10
  • How many marketing / sales specialists? 3
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 35
10 30+
5 25-30
2 20-25
0 0
Total team size compared to other coins
7 points Why? 20
  • How many teammembers in total? 7
20 95th percentile
18 90th percentile
16 80th percentile
14 50th percentile
7 30th percentile
4 10th percentile
0 other
Advisory board strength 0%
Advisors have bios on the website
0 points Why? 25
  • Biography on website for each board member - yes/no no
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
0 points Why? 50
  • 2 or more advisors of the team managed multimillon dollar projects or companies no
50 YES
0 NO
Brand awareness/Buzz 65%
Total community size compared to other coins
Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Reddit
60 points Why? 60
  • How many people are involved in the community of this project 323426
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
5 points Why? 40
  • GitHub community size 8
40 90th-percentile
30 67th-percentile
20 57th-percentile
15 53th-percentile
10 40th-percentile
5 10th-percentile
0 0-10th percentile
Product strength 88%
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
0 points Why? 5
  • GitHub commit activity 0
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
10 YES
0 NO
Is their Product roadmap up to date?
5 points Why? 5
  • Is product roadmap updated to date? Yes
5 YES
0 NO
Product age (Today’s date - Release date)
8 points Why? 10
  • Release date of first version of the product 2017-08-13
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 83%
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 Deflation through token burning
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?
10 points Why? 17
  • Average trading volume trailing 3 months 158232.02398461
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 89343279.086473
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 0.039253648139558
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 40%
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
10 points Why? 10
  • Does the company give it's financial/growth predictions / predictions for profit and growth? yes
10 YES
0 NO
Company has strategic partnerships
0 points Why? 20
  • Does the company list its strategic partner(ships)? no
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 KuCoin Shares

(*) This data could be outdated. Research done on: 2018-06-05 Specific key points such as Social media, blog entries, community size, GitHub and others are automated and refreshed daily.

KuCoin Shares facts and figures

Name
KuCoin Shares
Trades under Symbol
KCS
Circulating supply
90,138,154
Maximum supply
181,043,076
First USD price per coin
$0.69
Coins Distributed in ICO
N/A
Emission rate
Deflation through token burning
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/Kucoin/
Community size
323,426
Status of the project
(working project, demo, just an idea)
Fully working product
Product Roadmap
https://intro.kucoin.com/
Whitepaper
https://assets.kucoin.com/kucoin_whitepaper_en.pdf
FAQ
https://news.kucoin.com/en/category/faq/
Explorer 1
https://etherscan.io/token/0x039b5649a59967e3e936d7471f9c3700100ee1ab
Explorer 2
https://ethplorer.io/address/0x039b5649a59967e3e936d7471f9c3700100ee1ab
Explorer 3
N/A

Team

Link to the team page
https://assets.kucoin.com/kucoin_whitepaper_en.pdf
Team transparency
Biography on website for each team member
Yes
Do team members have links to their social media profiles?
No
CEO
Name
Michael Gan
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
Former technical expert of Ant Financial of Alibaba Group, a veteran of financial solutions, and senior partner of Internet giants like MikeCRM, KF5.COM, etc.
Years of business experience
N/A
Years of experience as a CEO (OR COO)
0
Managed a million+ USD$ company before
yes
CTO
Name
Top Lan
Linkedin
N/A
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
N/A
Years of experience as a CTO
0
CTO previous companies / achievements
Open source community Technical expert, manager of multiple mainstream open source projects in Github, designer and deployer of Kucoin financial exchange system.
Worked on a million dollar+ project (within 1 or more of his/her previous companies before)
no
Team diversification
How many developers(*)?
2
How many marketing / sales specialists(*)
3
Does the company have any testers / quality assurance specialists on the team(*)
no
How many team members in total
7
Average team members age
35

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
no
Note special achievements from the advisory board
N/A

Company details

Website 1
https://www.kucoin.com/
Website 2 (if any)
N/A
Email
support@kucoin.com business@kucoin.com
Contact form on website
https://kucoin.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/requests/new http://kucoinform.mikecrm.com/1bn1IMr
Phone number
N/A
Alexa site traffic information
Website 1
http://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/https://revain.org/
Website 2 (if any)
http://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/n/a
Incorporation status
Incorporated according to their website
Yes
Officially Incorporated (checked)
Yes
Location
Hong Kong
Address
Flat/RM A 20/F, KIU FU Commercial Bldg., 300 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong

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?
yes
Does the company explain its benefits opposed to their competitors (if any)?
yes
Does the company have / list strategic partnerships)?
no
Does the company present its sales plan / marketing plan / go to market strategy in any way?
no

Social media & Communication

Blog URL
https://news.kucoin.com/en/
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/kucoinexchangepage
Facebook / Do they post something on their facebook every 3 days or more?
no
Twitter
https://twitter.com/kucoincom
Twitter / Do they post something on their Twitter every 3 days or more?
no
Youtube
https://twitter.com/kucoincom
Youtube / Do they post something on their Youtube every week or more?
no
Slack
n/a
Telegram
https://t.me/joinchat/FMqUpg1_vED9MSDJPPcFkg
Google+
https://plus.google.com/communities/115639627434817483846
Message board 1
n/a
Message board 2 (if any)
n/a
Message board 3 (if any)
n/a
Other
https://www.linkedin.com/company/kucoin

ICO

ICO initial price
0.00005500 BTC
Sale period
N/A
Coin distribution date
N/A
Coin start trading date
2017-10-24
Min investment goal
N/A
Max investment cap
N/A
Accepted currencies
BTC
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: 2018-06-05

KuCoin Shares GitHub Activity & Development

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

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