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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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.46
NAS:BELFB's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
72% of the 2266 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. NAS:BELFB: 0.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NAS:BELFB' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: 0.46
Equity to Asset 0.37
NAS:BELFB's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
80% of the 2237 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. NAS:BELFB: 0.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NAS:BELFB' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 0.82 Max: 0.89
Current: 0.37
0.3
0.89
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 2.30
M-Score: -3.93
WACC vs ROIC
6.47%
-20.34%
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 : 6/10

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history
Operating margin (%) -15.35
NAS:BELFB's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
89% of the 2251 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. NAS:BELFB: -15.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NAS:BELFB' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.35  Med: 3.54 Max: 9.84
Current: -15.35
-15.35
9.84
Net-margin (%) -12.64
NAS:BELFB's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 2252 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 2.62 vs. NAS:BELFB: -12.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NAS:BELFB' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.64  Med: 2.58 Max: 10.16
Current: -12.64
-12.64
10.16
ROE (%) -35.74
NAS:BELFB's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 2216 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 5.19 vs. NAS:BELFB: -35.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NAS:BELFB' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35.74  Med: 5.08 Max: 11.9
Current: -35.74
-35.74
11.9
ROA (%) -12.99
NAS:BELFB's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
89% of the 2278 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 2.63 vs. NAS:BELFB: -12.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NAS:BELFB' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.99  Med: 2.49 Max: 9.87
Current: -12.99
-12.99
9.87
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -49.12
NAS:BELFB's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
91% of the 2269 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 9.74 vs. NAS:BELFB: -49.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NAS:BELFB' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -49.12  Med: 10.75 Max: 35.21
Current: -49.12
-49.12
35.21
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 25.30
NAS:BELFB's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 2021 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. NAS:BELFB: 25.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:BELFB' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -34.9  Med: 9.7 Max: 110.1
Current: 25.3
-34.9
110.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 76.80
NAS:BELFB's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 1622 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. NAS:BELFB: 76.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:BELFB' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -39.5  Med: 12.1 Max: 183.9
Current: 76.8
-39.5
183.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 97.00
NAS:BELFB's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 1452 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. NAS:BELFB: 97.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:BELFB' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -70.7  Med: 20 Max: 228.3
Current: 97
-70.7
228.3
» NAS:BELFB's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

BELFB Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 207,100 sh (+9.06%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 24,016 sh (-64.15%)
Chuck Royce 30,238 sh (-70.99%)
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Q1 2016

BELFB Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 222,200 sh (+7.29%)
Chuck Royce 30,238 sh (unchged)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 21,909 sh (-8.77%)
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Q2 2016

BELFB Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 264,100 sh (+18.86%)
Chuck Royce 30,238 sh (unchged)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss Sold Out
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Q3 2016

BELFB Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jim Simons 321,700 sh (+21.81%)
Chuck Royce 30,238 sh (unchged)
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Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Electronic Components    NAICS: 334416    SIC: 3677
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Bel Fuse Inc designs, manufactures and markets products that power, protect and connect electronic circuits. These products are used in the networking, telecommunications, computing, military, aerospace, transportation and broadcasting industries.

Bel Fuse Inc was incorporated in 1949 under the laws of New Jersey. The Company designs, manufactures and markets products that power, protect and connect electronic circuits. These products are used in the networking, telecommunications, computing, military, aerospace, transportation and broadcasting industries. The Company's portfolio of products also finds application in the automotive, medical and consumer electronics markets. The Company operates in one industry with three reportable operating segments, which are geographic in nature. The segments consist of North America, Asia and Europe. The Company's products are under three categories: Magnetic Solutions, Power Solutions & Protection and Connectivity Solutions. The product line consists of Integrated Connector Modules, Power Transformers, SMD Power Inductors & SMPS Transformers, Discrete Components, Front-End Power Supplies, Board-Mount Power Products, Industrial Power Products, Module Products, Circuit Protection, Expanded Beam Fiber Optic Connectors, Cable Assemblies and Active Optical Devices (transceivers and media converters), Copper-based Connectors / Cable Assemblies-FQIS, RF Connectors, Cable Assemblies, Microwave Devices and Low Loss Cable, & RJ Connectors and Cable Assemblies. The Company has multiple suppliers for raw materials that the Company purchases. The Company has contractual agreements with suppliers to assure a continuing supply of critical components. The Company sells its products to customers throughout North America, Europe and Asia. Sales are made through one of three channels: direct strategic account managers, regional sales managers working with independent sales representative organizations or authorized distributors. The Company competes with independent companies and divisions of companies that manufacture products that are competitive with one or more of the Company's products. The Company has acquired a number of patents in the U.S., Europe and Asia and has additional patent applications pending relating to its products.

Ratios

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P/B 2.38
BELFB's P/B is ranked lower than
65% of the 2217 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. BELFB: 2.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
BELFB' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 1.12 Max: 2.38
Current: 2.38
0.49
2.38
P/S 0.75
BELFB's P/S is ranked higher than
61% of the 2234 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. BELFB: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
BELFB' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 0.77 Max: 1.58
Current: 0.75
0.28
1.58
PFCF 9.44
BELFB's PFCF is ranked higher than
69% of the 984 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 14.02 vs. BELFB: 9.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
BELFB' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.89  Med: 17.83 Max: 137.2
Current: 9.44
2.89
137.2
POCF 7.95
BELFB's POCF is ranked higher than
63% of the 1199 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 9.65 vs. BELFB: 7.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
BELFB' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.45  Med: 11.84 Max: 57.23
Current: 7.95
2.45
57.23
Current Ratio 2.64
BELFB's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 2249 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. BELFB: 2.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
BELFB' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.3  Med: 5.06 Max: 8.54
Current: 2.64
2.3
8.54
Quick Ratio 1.66
BELFB's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 2249 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. BELFB: 1.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
BELFB' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.49  Med: 3.65 Max: 7.13
Current: 1.66
1.49
7.13
Days Inventory 87.64
BELFB's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
61% of the 2188 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 72.38 vs. BELFB: 87.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
BELFB' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 67.73  Med: 80.87 Max: 88.52
Current: 87.64
67.73
88.52
Days Sales Outstanding 59.45
BELFB's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
67% of the 1861 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 74.89 vs. BELFB: 59.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
BELFB' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 48.37  Med: 64.69 Max: 74.64
Current: 59.45
48.37
74.64
Days Payable 40.75
BELFB's Days Payable is ranked lower than
68% of the 1773 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 57.63 vs. BELFB: 40.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
BELFB' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 24.02  Med: 32.47 Max: 56.55
Current: 40.75
24.02
56.55

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 0.87
BELFB's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
78% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 2.23 vs. BELFB: 0.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
BELFB' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.34 Max: 3.04
Current: 0.87
0.5
3.04
Forward Dividend Yield 0.87
BELFB's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
80% of the 1770 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 2.42 vs. BELFB: 0.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.85
BELFB's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
78% of the 2245 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. BELFB: 0.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
BELFB' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.34 Max: 3.04
Current: 0.85
0.5
3.04
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.90
BELFB's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
58% of the 1301 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. BELFB: -0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
BELFB' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.4  Med: -1.2 Max: 0.7
Current: -0.9
-2.4
0.7

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 5.87
BELFB's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
82% of the 2150 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. BELFB: 5.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
BELFB' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.77  Med: 2 Max: 31.17
Current: 5.87
0.77
31.17
Price/Projected FCF 0.89
BELFB's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
67% of the 1304 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. BELFB: 0.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
BELFB' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.19  Med: 0.83 Max: 2.25
Current: 0.89
0.19
2.25
Price/Median PS Value 0.97
BELFB's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 1976 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. BELFB: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
BELFB' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.53 Max: 4.68
Current: 0.97
0.41
4.68
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.84
BELFB's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 451 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. BELFB: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
BELFB' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.87 Max: 9.66
Current: 0.84
0
9.66
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -16.97
BELFB's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
91% of the 2265 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. BELFB: -16.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
BELFB' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.1  Med: 9 Max: 124861.1
Current: -16.97
-18.1
124861.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 32.49
BELFB's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1200 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 7.67 vs. BELFB: 32.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
BELFB' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.2  Med: 5.7 Max: 41.9
Current: 32.49
-14.2
41.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $516.9
EPS (TTM) $ -5.31
Beta0.82
Short Percentage of Float2.80%
52-Week Range $13.31 - 32.20
Shares Outstanding (Mil)11.93
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Ex-Dividend Date Reminder for January 12, 2012 Jan 11 2012 
Bel Fuse Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 06 2010 
Bel Fuse Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 06 2009 
Bel Fuse Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 10 2009 
Bel Fuse Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) May 11 2009 

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