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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 : 9/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt No Debt
APKT's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
78% of the 637 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 10.14 vs. APKT: No Debt )
APKT' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 79.75   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.82
APKT's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
80% of the 620 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. APKT: 0.82 )
APKT' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 0.88
Current: 0.82

0.58
0.88
Interest Coverage No Debt
APKT's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
125% of the 397 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 109.07 vs. APKT: No Debt )
APKT' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1000   Max: 1000
Current: No Debt

F-Score: 2
Z-Score: 18.54
M-Score: -2.72
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 (%) -2.20
APKT's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
80% of the 620 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.31 vs. APKT: -2.20 )
APKT' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -44.4   Max: 28.6
Current: -2.2

-44.4
28.6
Net-margin (%) -1.90
APKT's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
80% of the 620 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.04 vs. APKT: -1.90 )
APKT' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -43.5   Max: 34.3
Current: -1.9

-43.5
34.3
ROE (%) -1.00
APKT's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 611 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. APKT: -1.00 )
APKT' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -39.5   Max: 22
Current: -1

-39.5
22
ROA (%) -0.90
APKT's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
79% of the 625 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.19 vs. APKT: -0.90 )
APKT' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -26.9   Max: 18.8
Current: -0.9

-26.9
18.8
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -8.10
APKT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
80% of the 620 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 11.39 vs. APKT: -8.10 )
APKT' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -813.4   Max: 260.3
Current: -8.1

-813.4
260.3
Revenue Growth (%) 14.20
APKT's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 512 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. APKT: 14.20 )
APKT' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -4.3   Max: 23.5
Current: 14.2

-4.3
23.5
EBITDA Growth (%) -1.20
APKT's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked lower than
139% of the 356 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. APKT: -1.20 )
APKT' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -5.1   Max: 40.1
Current: -1.2

-5.1
40.1
EPS Growth (%) -26.90
APKT's EPS Growth (%) is ranked lower than
148% of the 335 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. APKT: -26.90 )
APKT' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 36.8
Current: -26.9

0
36.8
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Guru Trades

Q3 2012

APKT Guru Trades in Q3 2012

Jim Simons 589,100 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 90,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 10,478 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 206,800 sh (+0.16%)
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
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Q4 2012

APKT Guru Trades in Q4 2012

Chuck Royce 121,000 sh (+34.44%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Ken Fisher 206,475 sh (-0.16%)
Jim Simons 407,400 sh (-30.84%)
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Q1 2013

APKT Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Mario Gabelli 851,100 sh (New)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 190,783 sh (New)
Jim Simons 777,900 sh (+90.94%)
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Ken Fisher Sold Out
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Q2 2013

APKT Guru Trades in Q2 2013

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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/B 0.22
APKT's P/B is ranked lower than
82% of the 603 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. APKT: 0.22 )
APKT' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 24
Current: 0.22

0.22
24
P/S 0.41
APKT's P/S is ranked lower than
77% of the 644 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. APKT: 0.41 )
APKT' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 20.6
Current: 0.41

0.41
20.6
PFCF 2.69
APKT's PFCF is ranked lower than
148% of the 335 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 21.60 vs. APKT: 2.69 )
APKT' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.69   Max: 197.5
Current: 2.69

2.69
197.5
PEG 8.90
APKT's PEG is ranked lower than
244% of the 203 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. APKT: 8.90 )
APKT' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 1.46   Max: 23.85
Current: 8.9

1.46
23.85
Shiller P/E 4.11
APKT's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
200% of the 248 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 23.91 vs. APKT: 4.11 )
APKT' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 4.11   Max: 95.33
Current: 4.11

4.11
95.33

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Cash 0.40
APKT's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
296% of the 167 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 11.00 vs. APKT: 0.40 )
APKT' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 3.1   Max: 15.6
Current: 0.4

3.1
15.6
Price/Net Current Asset Value 2.00
APKT's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
174% of the 284 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 8.70 vs. APKT: 2.00 )
APKT' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 12.5   Max: 81.8
Current: 2

12.5
81.8
Price/Tangible Book 0.20
APKT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
90% of the 548 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. APKT: 0.20 )
APKT' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 2.1   Max: 10.6
Current: 0.2

2.1
10.6
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.10
APKT's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked lower than
162% of the 306 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. APKT: 0.10 )
APKT' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 2.6   Max: 2.6
Current: 0.1

Price/Median PS Value 0.10
APKT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
83% of the 596 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. APKT: 0.10 )
APKT' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 2.8
Current: 0.1

0.5
2.8
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 1.50
APKT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
93% of the 534 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. APKT: 1.50 )
APKT' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 30.7
Current: 1.5

0.8
30.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 39.49
APKT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
118% of the 421 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. APKT: 39.49 )
APKT' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -2.7   Max: 36.2
Current: 39.49

-2.7
36.2

Business Description

Industry: Communication Equipment » Communication Equipment
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Traded in other countries:M5W.Germany

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