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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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 5.80
AETI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
83% of the 1974 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.88 vs. AETI: 5.80 )
AETI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: No Debt
Current: 5.8

Equity to Asset 0.56
AETI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
69% of the 1967 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. AETI: 0.56 )
AETI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 0.94
Current: 0.56

0.48
0.94
Interest Coverage 87.50
AETI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
72% of the 1264 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 29.39 vs. AETI: 87.50 )
AETI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.84   Max: 9999.99
Current: 87.5

0.84
9999.99
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 4.32
M-Score: -2.21
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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 2.75
AETI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 1981 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.44 vs. AETI: 2.75 )
AETI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -34.83   Max: 7.15
Current: 2.75

-34.83
7.15
Net-margin (%) 1.39
AETI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 1981 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.66 vs. AETI: 1.39 )
AETI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -38.59   Max: 6.97
Current: 1.39

-38.59
6.97
ROE (%) 3.65
AETI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1968 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 7.43 vs. AETI: 3.65 )
AETI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -35.7   Max: 24.94
Current: 3.65

-35.7
24.94
ROA (%) 2.02
AETI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1986 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.59 vs. AETI: 2.02 )
AETI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -31.95   Max: 20.59
Current: 2.02

-31.95
20.59
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 10.57
AETI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1984 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 12.92 vs. AETI: 10.57 )
AETI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -72.29   Max: 44.28
Current: 10.57

-72.29
44.28
Revenue Growth (%) 11.10
AETI's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1758 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. AETI: 11.10 )
AETI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -41.4   Max: 88.4
Current: 11.1

-41.4
88.4
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

AETI Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 50,300 sh (+296.06%)
John Rogers 793,732 sh (+17.02%)
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Q4 2013

AETI Guru Trades in Q4 2013

John Rogers 1,024,133 sh (+29.03%)
Jim Simons 57,400 sh (+14.12%)
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Q1 2014

AETI Guru Trades in Q1 2014

John Rogers 1,463,309 sh (+42.88%)
Jim Simons 53,600 sh (-6.62%)
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Q2 2014

AETI Guru Trades in Q2 2014

John Rogers 1,522,143 sh (+4.02%)
Jim Simons 53,900 sh (+0.56%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 142.90
AETI's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
60% of the 1618 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 20.50 vs. AETI: 142.90 )
AETI' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 6.11   Max: 417.39
Current: 142.9

6.11
417.39
P/B 2.40
AETI's P/B is ranked higher than
53% of the 1940 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. AETI: 2.40 )
AETI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 4.04
Current: 2.4

0.5
4.04
P/S 1.00
AETI's P/S is ranked higher than
65% of the 1962 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. AETI: 1.00 )
AETI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 2.89
Current: 1

0.2
2.89
EV-to-EBIT 32.89
AETI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
51% of the 1638 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 14.55 vs. AETI: 32.89 )
AETI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.8   Max: 385.2
Current: 32.89

2.8
385.2
Current Ratio 2.21
AETI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 1976 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. AETI: 2.21 )
AETI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 2.01   Max: 15
Current: 2.21

2.01
15
Quick Ratio 1.89
AETI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 1976 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. AETI: 1.89 )
AETI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.56   Max: 14.25
Current: 1.89

1.56
14.25

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 2.41
AETI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
57% of the 1787 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. AETI: 2.41 )
AETI' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 81.09
Current: 2.41

0.34
81.09
Price/DCF (Projected) 6.02
AETI's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked lower than
51% of the 1148 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. AETI: 6.02 )
AETI' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 3   Max: 106.25
Current: 6.02

3
106.25
Price/Median PS Value 1.32
AETI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
60% of the 2051 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. AETI: 1.32 )
AETI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 11.66
Current: 1.32

0.28
11.66
Price/Graham Number 1.40
AETI's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
64% of the 1499 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. AETI: 1.40 )
AETI' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 7.48
Current: 1.4

0.31
7.48
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.00
AETI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
51% of the 1860 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. AETI: 3.00 )
AETI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 35.2
Current: 3

0.3
35.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -0.43
AETI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1504 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.17 vs. AETI: -0.43 )
AETI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -27.3   Max: -0.5
Current: -0.43

-27.3
-0.5

Business Description

Industry: Industrial Products » Diversified Industrials
Compare:UTX, MMM, ARG, AP, EMR » details
Traded in other countries:QAT1.Germany
American Electric Technologies, Inc was incorporated on October 21, 1996 as a Florida corporation under the name American Access Technologies, Inc. On May 15, 2007, it completed a business combination (the M&I Merger) with M&I Electric Industries, Inc., a Texas corporation, and changed its name to American Electric Technologies, Inc. The corporate structure currently consists of American Electric Technologies, Inc., which owns 100% of both M&I Electric Industries, Inc. and American Access Technologies, Inc. The Company reports financial data for three operating segments: the Technical Products and Services (TP&S) segment and the Electrical and Instrumentation Construction (E&I) segment; which together encompass the operations of M&I, including its wholly-owned subsidiary, South Coast Electric Systems, LLC and its interest in international joint ventures' operations in China, Singapore and Brazil; and the American Access (AAT) segment which encompasses the operations of its wholly-owned subsidiary, American Access Technologies, Inc., including its Omega Metals division. Its M&I Electric business provides sophisticated custom-designed power distribution, power conversion and control and automation systems for the energy industry. The Electrical and Instrumentation Construction (E&I) segment provides a full range of electrical and instrumentation construction and installation services to the company's markets. This segment's services include new construction as well as electrical and instrumentation turnarounds, maintenance and renovation projects. American Access Technologies segment manufactures and markets zone cabling enclosures and manufactures custom formed metal products. The zone cabling product line provides state-of-the-art flexible cabling and wireless solutions for the high-speed communication networks found throughout office buildings, hospitals, schools, industrial complexes and government buildings. The principal raw materials for its products are copper, steel, aluminum and various manufactured electrical components. It obtains these products from a number of domestic and foreign suppliers. The market for most of the raw materials and parts it uses is comprised of numerous participants. The Company's products and services are sold in competitive markets. It competes in all areas of its operations with a number of companies, some of which have financial and other resources comparable to. The principal competitive factors in its markets are product and service quality and reliability, lead time, price, technical expertise and reputation. The Company is subject to various federal, states, and local laws enacted for the protection of the environment.
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