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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 4/10

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Cash-to-Debt 2.21
OTCPK:ACFN's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
77% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 0.42 vs. OTCPK:ACFN: 2.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
OTCPK:ACFN' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 1.92 Max: 203.76
Current: 2.21
0.02
203.76
Equity-to-Asset 0.17
OTCPK:ACFN's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
82% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 0.39 vs. OTCPK:ACFN: 0.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
OTCPK:ACFN' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.4  Med: 0.55 Max: 0.83
Current: 0.17
-0.4
0.83
Piotroski F-Score: 3
Altman Z-Score: -15.35
Beneish M-Score: -2.62
WACC vs ROIC
21.50%
-227.61%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 2/10

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Operating Margin % -55.71
OTCPK:ACFN's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
93% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 4.33 vs. OTCPK:ACFN: -55.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
OTCPK:ACFN' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -106.84  Med: -55.97 Max: -18.35
Current: -55.71
-106.84
-18.35
Net Margin % -12.53
OTCPK:ACFN's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
84% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 3.57 vs. OTCPK:ACFN: -12.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
OTCPK:ACFN' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -176.13  Med: -70.84 Max: 574.51
Current: -12.53
-176.13
574.51
ROE % -383.09
OTCPK:ACFN's ROE % is ranked lower than
99% of the 164 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 6.59 vs. OTCPK:ACFN: -383.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
OTCPK:ACFN' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3418.38  Med: -49.13 Max: 97.26
Current: -383.09
-3418.38
97.26
ROA % -9.84
OTCPK:ACFN's ROA % is ranked lower than
87% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 2.26 vs. OTCPK:ACFN: -9.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
OTCPK:ACFN' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -70.4  Med: -30.59 Max: 62.4
Current: -9.84
-70.4
62.4
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -391.70
OTCPK:ACFN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
97% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 10.33 vs. OTCPK:ACFN: -391.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
OTCPK:ACFN' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -391.7  Med: -117.69 Max: 3917.19
Current: -391.7
-391.7
3917.19
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -13.10
OTCPK:ACFN's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
85% of the 168 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. OTCPK:ACFN: -13.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
OTCPK:ACFN' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -60  Med: -7.1 Max: 71.4
Current: -13.1
-60
71.4
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -33.50
OTCPK:ACFN's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
93% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. OTCPK:ACFN: -33.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
OTCPK:ACFN' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -38.3  Med: -16.4 Max: 77.1
Current: -33.5
-38.3
77.1
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -27.70
OTCPK:ACFN's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
87% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. OTCPK:ACFN: -27.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
OTCPK:ACFN' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.2  Med: -6.9 Max: 64.2
Current: -27.7
-36.2
64.2
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Business Description

Industry: Aerospace & Defense » Aerospace & Defense    NAICS: 334511    SIC: 3823
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Traded in other countries:DS1.Germany,
Acorn Energy Inc is a holding company which provides technology driven solutions for energy infrastructure asset management.

Acorn Energy Inc was incorporated in 1986. It is a holding company which provides technology driven solutions for energy infrastructure asset management. Each of its four businesses helps their customers achieve greater productivity, reliability, security and efficiency. Through its majority or wholly-owned operating subsidiaries, it provides the following services and products: Oil and Gas Sensor Systems. It operates in three reportable segments: Energy & Security Sonar Solutions, Smart Grid Distribution Automation and Machine-to-Machine Critical Asset Monitoring & Control. Energy & Security Sonar Solutions provides sonar and acoustic related solutions for energy, defense and commercial markets with a focus on underwater site security for strategic energy installations and other acoustic systems and real-time embedded hardware and software development and production through DSIT Solutions Ltd subsidiary. Smart Grid Distribution Automation. These products and services are provided by GridSense Inc. subsidiary which develops, market and sell remote monitoring and control systems to electric utilities and industrial facilities. Machine-to-Machine Critical Asset Monitoring & Control. The M2M segment provides wireless remote monitoring and control systems and services for critical assets as well as Internet of Things applications. These activities are performed through the Company's OmniMetrix subsidiary. OmniMetrix's PG products and services deliver critical, real-time machine information to customers and provide remote diagnostics that give users real-time visibility of their equipment. USSI's competitors include Stingray Geophysical Ltd. Weatherford International Ltd., and Petroleum Geo-Services ASA (PGS). The Energy & Security Sonar Solutions segment faces competition from several competitors operating in markets. The industry in which GridSense operates is characterized by intense competition from both, established companies as well as smaller companies with specialized offerings. Such competitors include General Electric, Siemens, Qualitrol Company LLC, PowerSense and Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories. AquaShieldTM, AquaShield-ERTM and PointShieldTM are trademarks of DSIT Solutions Ltd. subsidiary. GridSense, HighVTM, GridInSiteTM, CableIQ, PowerMonicTM, BreakerIQ, LineIQ, TransformerIQ, DemandIQTM and DistributionIQ are trademarks of GridSense subsidiaries. LazerLok is a trademark of U.S. Seismic Systems, Inc. subsidiary. OmniMetrixTM, SmartServiceTM, OmniViewTM, OmniLinkTM, and OmniScopeTM are trademarks of OmniMetrix, LLC subsidiary. The Company is subject to U.S. Federal and state income tax, Australian income tax and Israeli income tax. AquaShield, AquaShield ER, PointShield, SeaShield, NetShield, SonoBarrier, Blackfish 567, Blackfish 911, StructureShield, StructureSense, PerimeterShield, TunnelShield, PipeSafe, PAUSS and LightLine are trademarks of DSIT Solutions Ltd. GridSense, HighVTM, GridInSite, CableIQ, PowerMonic,

Ratios

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PB Ratio 6.60
ACFN's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
89% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 2.23 vs. ACFN: 6.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
ACFN' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 2.1 Max: 331.33
Current: 6.6
0.4
331.33
PS Ratio 0.61
ACFN's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. ACFN: 0.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
ACFN' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 2.88 Max: 13.15
Current: 0.61
0.14
13.15
Current Ratio 0.44
ACFN's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
96% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. ACFN: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ACFN' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.75 Max: 7.19
Current: 0.44
0.4
7.19
Quick Ratio 0.39
ACFN's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
91% of the 177 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. ACFN: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ACFN' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 1.58 Max: 7.01
Current: 0.39
0.36
7.01
Days Inventory 23.51
ACFN's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
88% of the 168 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 116.43 vs. ACFN: 23.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
ACFN' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.51  Med: 72.21 Max: 137.14
Current: 23.51
23.51
137.14
Days Sales Outstanding 11.49
ACFN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
94% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 58.44 vs. ACFN: 11.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ACFN' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.49  Med: 102.88 Max: 227.37
Current: 11.49
11.49
227.37
Days Payable 17.62
ACFN's Days Payable is ranked lower than
92% of the 138 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 53.86 vs. ACFN: 17.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
ACFN' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.62  Med: 62.06 Max: 202.4
Current: 17.62
17.62
202.4

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3-Year Dividend Growth Rate -100.00
ACFN's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
83% of the 86 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. ACFN: -100.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
ACFN' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: -100
Current: -100
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 3.75
ACFN's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
69% of the 280 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 2.59 vs. ACFN: 3.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
ACFN' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 1.26 Max: 3.75
Current: 3.75
0.42
3.75
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -14.80
ACFN's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
86% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: -1.10 vs. ACFN: -14.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
ACFN' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.6  Med: -8 Max: 2
Current: -14.8
-18.6
2

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Tangible-Book 6.60
ACFN's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
83% of the 160 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 2.41 vs. ACFN: 6.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
ACFN' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 3.1 Max: 4970
Current: 6.6
0.35
4970
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.22
ACFN's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. ACFN: 0.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
ACFN' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.34 Max: 4.34
Current: 0.22
0.04
4.34
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -76.96
ACFN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
98% of the 256 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 3.57 vs. ACFN: -76.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
ACFN' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -84.12  Med: 37.4 Max: 194.4
Current: -76.96
-84.12
194.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $14.46
EPS (TTM) $ -0.07
Beta3.07
Short Percentage of Float1.46%
52-Week Range $0.10 - 0.56
Shares Outstanding (Mil)29.32

Analyst Estimate

Dec16
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) -0.66
EPS without NRI ($) -0.66
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Group Insiders Reporting Large Buys in the Energy Sector Oct 24 2013 
Insider Buys Reported at 52-Week Lows Aug 13 2013 
Four Insiders Buy into Acorn Energy Mar 26 2013 
Acorn Energy Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-K) Mar 16 2011 
Weekly CEO Buys Highlight: CPT, WINA, CHKM, ADLR, ACFN Jan 01 2011 
Acorn Energy Inc. (ACFN) CEO John A Moore buys 2,800 Shares Dec 28 2010 
Acorn Energy Inc. (ACFN) CEO John A Moore buys 5,000 Shares Dec 28 2010 
Acorn Energy Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 10 2010 
Acorn Energy Inc. (ACFN) CEO John A Moore buys 8,065 Shares Sep 17 2010 
Acorn Energy Inc. (ACFN) CEO John A Moore buys 5,000 Shares Sep 07 2010 

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