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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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Cash to Debt No Debt
AMBA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
92% of the 1113 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.99 vs. AMBA: No Debt )
AMBA' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: No Debt   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.83
AMBA's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
87% of the 1088 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.63 vs. AMBA: 0.83 )
AMBA' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 0.85
Current: 0.83

0.08
0.85
Interest Coverage No Debt
AMBA's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
86% of the 652 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 767.50 vs. AMBA: No Debt )
AMBA' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9999.99   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 22.51
M-Score: -2.25
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 20.90
AMBA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 1103 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.71 vs. AMBA: 20.90 )
AMBA' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 11.57   Max: 18.1
Current: 20.9

11.57
18.1
Net-margin (%) 19.86
AMBA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 1103 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.27 vs. AMBA: 19.86 )
AMBA' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 10.1   Max: 18.58
Current: 19.86

10.1
18.58
ROE (%) 22.34
AMBA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.76 vs. AMBA: 22.34 )
AMBA' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 19.1   Max: 367.48
Current: 22.34

19.1
367.48
ROA (%) 18.73
AMBA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1114 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. AMBA: 18.73 )
AMBA' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 13.47   Max: 24.9
Current: 18.73

13.47
24.9
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 282.56
AMBA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 1113 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 7.54 vs. AMBA: 282.56 )
AMBA' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 255.91   Max: 1977.89
Current: 282.56

255.91
1977.89
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

AMBA Guru Trades in Q4 2013

RS Investment Management 133,600 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q1 2014

AMBA Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Joel Greenblatt 65,404 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 93,400 sh (-30.09%)
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Q2 2014

AMBA Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Chase Coleman 250,000 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 695,517 sh (+644.66%)
Joel Greenblatt 29,822 sh (-54.4%)
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Q3 2014

AMBA Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Chase Coleman Sold Out
RS Investment Management 416,217 sh (-40.16%)
Joel Greenblatt 12,456 sh (-58.23%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with AMBA

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Reduce -58.23%0.01%$28.14 - $44.47 $ 50.7954%12456
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Reduce -54.4%0.03%$22.27 - $32.3 $ 50.7993%29822
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 New Buy0.06%$25.95 - $35.61 $ 50.7965%65404
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Ratios

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industry
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P/E(ttm) 42.00
AMBA's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 63.70 vs. AMBA: 42.00 )
AMBA' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 8.61   Max: 45.61
Current: 42

8.61
45.61
P/B 7.30
AMBA's P/B is ranked lower than
60% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. AMBA: 7.30 )
AMBA' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.53   Max: 7.8
Current: 7.3

1.53
7.8
P/S 8.50
AMBA's P/S is ranked lower than
59% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. AMBA: 8.50 )
AMBA' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 9.08
Current: 8.5

0.54
9.08
PFCF 35.50
AMBA's PFCF is ranked higher than
73% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 117.57 vs. AMBA: 35.50 )
AMBA' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.97   Max: 42.52
Current: 35.5

3.97
42.52
EV-to-EBIT 31.26
AMBA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
69% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 37.82 vs. AMBA: 31.26 )
AMBA' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -0.8   Max: 39.4
Current: 31.26

-0.8
39.4
Current Ratio 5.78
AMBA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
91% of the 1106 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.52 vs. AMBA: 5.78 )
AMBA' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 3.39   Max: 6.98
Current: 5.78

3.39
6.98
Quick Ratio 5.44
AMBA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 1106 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. AMBA: 5.44 )
AMBA' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 3.1   Max: 6.57
Current: 5.44

3.1
6.57

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 10.60
AMBA's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
87% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AMBA: 10.60 )
AMBA' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 2.8   Max: 8.71
Current: 10.6

2.8
8.71
Price/Net Current Asset Value 8.30
AMBA's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
80% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AMBA: 8.30 )
AMBA' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 2.2   Max: 6.86
Current: 8.3

2.2
6.86
Price/Tangible Book 7.20
AMBA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
56% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.34 vs. AMBA: 7.20 )
AMBA' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.85   Max: 5.93
Current: 7.2

1.85
5.93
Price/Median PS Value 2.00
AMBA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
54% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. AMBA: 2.00 )
AMBA' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.15   Max: 1.61
Current: 2

0.15
1.61
Price/Graham Number 3.50
AMBA's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
65% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. AMBA: 3.50 )
AMBA' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.97   Max: 3.07
Current: 3.5

0.97
3.07
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.10
AMBA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1092 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. AMBA: 3.10 )
AMBA' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.5   Max: 216.9
Current: 3.1

2.5
216.9

Analyst Estimate

Jan15 Jan16
Revenue(Mil) 213 267
EPS($) 1.79 2.03
EPS without NRI($) 1.79 2.03

Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
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Traded in other countries:A8B.Germany,
Ambarella Inc was founded and incorporated in the Cayman Islands in January 2004. The Company is a developer of semiconductor processing solutions for video that enable high-definition (HD), video capture, sharing and display. Its system-on-a-chip (SoC), designs fully integrate HD video processing, image processing, audio processing and system functions onto a single chip, delivering exceptional video and image quality, differentiated functionality and low power consumption. In the camera market, its platform enables the creation of high-quality video content in wearable sports cameras, automotive aftermarket cameras, professional and consumer Internet Protocol (IP), security cameras, telepresence cameras and camcorders. In the infrastructure market, its solutions efficiently manage IP video traffic, broadcast encoding and transcoding and IP video delivery applications. The Company sells its solutions to original design manufacturers (ODMs), and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), globally. In the camera market, its video processing solutions are designed into products from leading OEMs including Avigilon Corporation, Axis Communications AB, Dahua Technology Co., Ltd., DropCam, Inc., GoPro Inc., Hikvision Digital Technology Co., and Robert Bosch GmbH and affiliated entities, who source its solutions from ODMs including Asia Optical Co. Inc., Chicony Electronics Co., Ltd., DigiLife Technologies Co., San Jet Technology Corp., and Sky Light Digital Ltd. In the infrastructure market, its solutions are designed into products from leading OEMs including Harmonic Inc., Motorola Mobility, Inc. and Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson, who source its solutions from leading ODMs such as Plexus Corp. Its competitors in the wearable sports and IP security camera markets include Fujitsu Limited, HiSilicon Technologies Co., Ltd., Geo Semiconductor, Inc., Canon Inc., Panasonic Corporation and Sony Corporation. In the automotive aftermarket camera market, it competes against Alpha Imaging Technology Corp., Core Logic, Inc., Novatek Microelectronics Corp. and Sunplus Technology Co. Ltd. Its competitors in the infrastructure market include Intel Corporation, Magnum Semiconductor, Inc. and Texas Instruments Incorporated.
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