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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
vs
history
Cash to Debt 2.24
BHE's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
53% of the 2252 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. BHE: 2.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
BHE' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 25.86 Max: 20779.53
Current: 2.24
0
20779.53
Equity to Asset 0.71
BHE's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
69% of the 2220 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. BHE: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
BHE' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 0.69 Max: 0.79
Current: 0.71
0.33
0.79
Interest Coverage 18.49
BHE's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
54% of the 1452 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 23.31 vs. BHE: 18.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
BHE' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 31.12  Med: 52.99 Max: 354.52
Current: 18.49
31.12
354.52
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 3.79
M-Score: -2.46
WACC vs ROIC
4.16%
10.10%
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 3.67
BHE's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 2229 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 3.57 vs. BHE: 3.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
BHE' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.43  Med: 3.36 Max: 4.65
Current: 3.67
-6.43
4.65
Net-margin (%) 3.74
BHE's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 2231 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.82 vs. BHE: 3.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
BHE' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.24  Med: 3.08 Max: 4.43
Current: 3.74
-5.24
4.43
ROE (%) 7.07
BHE's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 2207 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 5.74 vs. BHE: 7.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
BHE' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.59  Med: 6.94 Max: 12.2
Current: 7.07
-11.59
12.2
ROA (%) 5.28
BHE's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 2256 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.92 vs. BHE: 5.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
BHE' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.49  Med: 5.23 Max: 8.26
Current: 5.28
-8.49
8.26
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 11.62
BHE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 2246 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 10.44 vs. BHE: 11.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
BHE' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25.23  Med: 13.66 Max: 30.86
Current: 11.62
-25.23
30.86
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 11.00
BHE's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 2016 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. BHE: 11.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BHE' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.4  Med: 5.80 Max: 50
Current: 11
-10.4
50
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 28.00
BHE's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1597 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. BHE: 28.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BHE' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -48.6  Med: 6.20 Max: 100.5
Current: 28
-48.6
100.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 20.50
BHE's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1416 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. BHE: 20.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BHE' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.6  Med: 11.35 Max: 24.3
Current: 20.5
-21.6
24.3
» BHE's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2016-07-21)


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

BHE Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 192,650 sh (+112.05%)
Paul Tudor Jones 44,180 sh (+14.77%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 196,437 sh (+5.38%)
Chuck Royce 6,326,717 sh (+2.38%)
John Buckingham 261,211 sh (+0.88%)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
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Q3 2015

BHE Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Joel Greenblatt 69,874 sh (New)
Jim Simons 230,150 sh (+19.47%)
John Buckingham 262,608 sh (+0.53%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 196,437 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Chuck Royce 5,885,188 sh (-6.98%)
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Q4 2015

BHE Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 33,183 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 508,058 sh (+627.11%)
Jim Simons 270,600 sh (+17.58%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 201,136 sh (+2.39%)
John Buckingham 260,248 sh (-0.90%)
Chuck Royce 2,429,581 sh (-58.72%)
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Q1 2016

BHE Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 95 sh (New)
Jim Simons 519,200 sh (+91.87%)
John Buckingham 244,053 sh (-6.22%)
Chuck Royce 2,056,081 sh (-15.37%)
Joel Greenblatt 399,295 sh (-21.41%)
Paul Tudor Jones 23,500 sh (-29.18%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 82,522 sh (-58.97%)
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Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Contract Manufacturers
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Traded in other countries:BMU.Germany,
Benchmark Electronics Inc is engaged in the business of manufacturing electronics and it provides its services to original equipment manufacturers of computers and related products.

Benchmark Electronics Inc began operations in 1979 and was incorporated under Texas law in 1981 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Intermedics, Inc., a medical implant manufacturer based in Angleton, Texas. The Company is engaged in the business of manufacturing electronics and it provides its services to original equipment manufacturers of computers and related products for business enterprises, medical devices, industrial control equipment, testing and instrumentation products, and telecommunication equipment. It offers engineering, automation, test, manufacturing and fulfillment solutions that support its customers' products from initial design through prototyping, design validation, testing, and ramp to volume production, worldwide distribution and aftermarket support. It offers a full spectrum of new product design, prototype, test and related engineering solutions. The Company's concurrent engineering approach shortens product development cycles and gives its customers a competitive advantage in time-to-market and time-to-profit. The Company's multi-disciplined engineering teams provide expertise in a number of core competencies critical to serving OEMs in its target markets, including award-winning industrial design, mechanical and electrical hardware, firmware, software and systems integration and support. It provides its customers with a range of custom automated test equipment, functional test equipment, process automation and replication solutions. It offers a range of printed circuit board assembly and test solutions, including printed circuit board assembly, assembly of subsystems, circuitry and functionality testing of printed assemblies, environmental and stress testing and component reliability testing. The Company provides its customers with a range of flex circuit assembly and test solutions. It works with its customers to develop product-specific test strategies. Its test capabilities include manufacturing defect analysis, in-circuit tests to test the circuitry of the board and functional tests to confirm that the board or assembly operates in accordance with its final design and manufacturing specifications. It markets its services through a direct sales force and independent marketing representatives. In addition, its divisional and executive management teams are an integral part of its sales and marketing teams. Its competitors include Celestica Inc., Flextronics International Ltd., Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd., Jabil Circuit, Inc., and Sanmina Corporation. The Company's operations, and the operations of businesses that it acquires, are subject to certain foreign, federal, state and local regulatory requirements relating to security clearance, environmental, waste management, and health and safety matters. It operates in substantial compliance with all applicable requirements.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 11.40
BHE's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1625 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 16.71 vs. BHE: 11.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
BHE' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.14  Med: 15.20 Max: 24.62
Current: 11.4
7.14
24.62
PE(NRI) 11.40
BHE's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1606 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 17.02 vs. BHE: 11.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
BHE' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.14  Med: 15.20 Max: 24.53
Current: 11.4
7.14
24.53
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 5.20
BHE's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1123 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 13.94 vs. BHE: 5.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
BHE' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.27  Med: 13.65 Max: 308.73
Current: 5.2
4.27
308.73
P/B 0.78
BHE's P/B is ranked higher than
75% of the 2226 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. BHE: 0.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
BHE' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 0.97 Max: 2.05
Current: 0.78
0.48
2.05
P/S 0.42
BHE's P/S is ranked higher than
75% of the 2245 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.88 vs. BHE: 0.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
BHE' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.46 Max: 0.76
Current: 0.42
0.23
0.76
PFCF 5.08
BHE's PFCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 981 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 12.98 vs. BHE: 5.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
BHE' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.33  Med: 10.28 Max: 310.14
Current: 5.08
4.33
310.14
POCF 4.50
BHE's POCF is ranked higher than
79% of the 1189 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 9.08 vs. BHE: 4.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
BHE' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.33  Med: 10.76 Max: 930.53
Current: 4.5
3.33
930.53
EV-to-EBIT 7.74
BHE's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
74% of the 1656 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 12.66 vs. BHE: 7.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
BHE' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4  Med: 9.20 Max: 20.6
Current: 7.74
-4
20.6
EV-to-EBITDA 4.89
BHE's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
81% of the 1781 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 9.41 vs. BHE: 4.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
BHE' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5  Med: 6.20 Max: 11.4
Current: 4.89
-5
11.4
PEG 0.79
BHE's PEG is ranked higher than
73% of the 738 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. BHE: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
BHE' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.24  Med: 1.05 Max: 5.34
Current: 0.79
0.24
5.34
Shiller P/E 19.36
BHE's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
68% of the 334 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 26.96 vs. BHE: 19.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
BHE' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.43  Med: 23.17 Max: 42.6
Current: 19.36
10.43
42.6
Current Ratio 4.51
BHE's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 2165 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. BHE: 4.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
BHE' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.67  Med: 2.96 Max: 4.51
Current: 4.51
1.67
4.51
Quick Ratio 3.22
BHE's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 2165 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. BHE: 3.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
BHE' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.86  Med: 1.84 Max: 3.22
Current: 3.22
0.86
3.22
Days Inventory 67.91
BHE's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
54% of the 2174 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 73.09 vs. BHE: 67.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
BHE' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 52.55  Med: 56.21 Max: 65.07
Current: 67.91
52.55
65.07
Days Sales Outstanding 61.23
BHE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
61% of the 1859 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 71.23 vs. BHE: 61.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
BHE' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 58.12  Med: 67.90 Max: 81.51
Current: 61.23
58.12
81.51
Days Payable 35.37
BHE's Days Payable is ranked lower than
72% of the 1871 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 54.31 vs. BHE: 35.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
BHE' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 41.04  Med: 46.75 Max: 64.77
Current: 35.37
41.04
64.77

Valuation & Return

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history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 1.23
BHE's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
84% of the 1615 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 3.31 vs. BHE: 1.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
BHE' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 2.05 Max: 11.97
Current: 1.23
0.91
11.97
Price/Tangible Book 1.00
BHE's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
65% of the 2173 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. BHE: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
BHE' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 1.65 Max: 5.49
Current: 1
0.7
5.49
Price/Projected FCF 0.55
BHE's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 1344 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. BHE: 0.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
BHE' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 0.84 Max: 23.87
Current: 0.55
0.54
23.87
Price/Median PS Value 0.93
BHE's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
66% of the 2116 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. BHE: 0.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
BHE' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 1.07 Max: 2.23
Current: 0.93
0.45
2.23
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.66
BHE's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
76% of the 474 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. BHE: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
BHE' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51  Med: 1.22 Max: 4.72
Current: 0.66
0.51
4.72
Price/Graham Number 0.71
BHE's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
75% of the 1510 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. BHE: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
BHE' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.12 Max: 4.07
Current: 0.71
0.6
4.07
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 12.99
BHE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 2267 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. BHE: 12.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
BHE' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.9  Med: 10.60 Max: 34
Current: 12.99
4.9
34
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 24.88
BHE's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1160 Companies
in the Global Contract Manufacturers industry.

( Industry Median: 6.77 vs. BHE: 24.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
BHE' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3  Med: 6.50 Max: 57.2
Current: 24.88
3
57.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,469
EPS (TTM) $ 1.79
Beta0.29
Short Percentage of Float3.12%
52-Week Range $18.36 - 23.87
Shares Outstanding (Mil)49.31
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