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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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
BTN's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
100% of the 791 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.76 vs. BTN: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
BTN' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02  Med: 543.23 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.70
BTN's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
77% of the 725 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. BTN: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
BTN' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.21  Med: 0.75 Max: 0.87
Current: 0.7
0.21
0.87
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 4.11
M-Score: -3.74
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 (%) -4.16
BTN's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
80% of the 780 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 7.22 vs. BTN: -4.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
BTN' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -11.2  Med: 4.51 Max: 17.31
Current: -4.16
-11.2
17.31
Net-margin (%) -13.81
BTN's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 782 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 5.01 vs. BTN: -13.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
BTN' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -10.67  Med: 3.28 Max: 11.05
Current: -13.81
-10.67
11.05
ROE (%) -21.26
BTN's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
89% of the 758 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 5.78 vs. BTN: -21.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
BTN' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -11.94  Med: 5.09 Max: 34.36
Current: -21.26
-11.94
34.36
ROA (%) -15.42
BTN's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
91% of the 797 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.88 vs. BTN: -15.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
BTN' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -9.4  Med: 4.46 Max: 19.42
Current: -15.42
-9.4
19.42
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -6.22
BTN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
83% of the 790 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 9.69 vs. BTN: -6.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
BTN' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -23.95  Med: 18.76 Max: 92.22
Current: -6.22
-23.95
92.22
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -19.00
BTN's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 597 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. BTN: -19.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BTN' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -25.7  Med: 5.50 Max: 47.8
Current: -19
-25.7
47.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -54.50
BTN's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 482 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. BTN: -54.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BTN' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -54.5  Med: 11.60 Max: 86.3
Current: -54.5
-54.5
86.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -100.00
BTN's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
99% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 8.50 vs. BTN: -100.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BTN' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -100  Med: 13.80 Max: 209
Current: -100
-100
209
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

BTN Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 297,700 sh (+6.17%)
Chuck Royce 954,105 sh (+1.69%)
John Rogers 2,088,782 sh (-12.23%)
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Q4 2014

BTN Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Chuck Royce 1,014,019 sh (+6.28%)
Jim Simons 306,710 sh (+3.03%)
John Rogers 2,074,182 sh (-0.70%)
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Q1 2015

BTN Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 316,200 sh (+3.09%)
John Rogers 2,098,507 sh (+1.17%)
Chuck Royce 1,023,710 sh (+0.96%)
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Q2 2015

BTN Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 349,900 sh (+10.66%)
Chuck Royce 1,036,810 sh (+1.28%)
John Rogers 2,078,007 sh (-0.98%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward P/E 12.48
BTN's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
74% of the 252 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 16.95 vs. BTN: 12.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 1.24
BTN's P/B is ranked higher than
61% of the 720 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. BTN: 1.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
BTN' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.43  Med: 1.29 Max: 2.84
Current: 1.24
0.43
2.84
P/S 0.68
BTN's P/S is ranked higher than
79% of the 780 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. BTN: 0.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
BTN' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.71 Max: 1.86
Current: 0.68
0.23
1.86
POCF 150.33
BTN's POCF is ranked lower than
97% of the 536 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 11.47 vs. BTN: 150.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
BTN' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.55  Med: 11.49 Max: 265
Current: 150.33
2.55
265
EV-to-EBIT -18.63
BTN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
171% of the 588 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 17.13 vs. BTN: -18.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
BTN' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -171.1  Med: 3.25 Max: 410.4
Current: -18.63
-171.1
410.4
Shiller P/E 28.00
BTN's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
58% of the 342 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 24.97 vs. BTN: 28.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
BTN' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 10  Med: 23.33 Max: 287.5
Current: 28
10
287.5
Current Ratio 3.05
BTN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 738 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. BTN: 3.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
BTN' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.93  Med: 3.53 Max: 6.76
Current: 3.05
1.93
6.76
Quick Ratio 2.36
BTN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 738 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. BTN: 2.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
BTN' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.9  Med: 2.03 Max: 5.14
Current: 2.36
0.9
5.14
Days Inventory 67.11
BTN's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
70% of the 626 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 28.43 vs. BTN: 67.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
BTN' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 32.26  Med: 103.62 Max: 237.36
Current: 67.11
32.26
237.36
Days Sales Outstanding 52.16
BTN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
72% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 25.01 vs. BTN: 52.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
BTN' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 45.75  Med: 60.68 Max: 84.08
Current: 52.16
45.75
84.08

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 28.19
BTN's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
79% of the 105 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 9.24 vs. BTN: 28.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
BTN' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 2.72  Med: 8.88 Max: 222.5
Current: 28.19
2.72
222.5
Price/Net Current Asset Value 1.97
BTN's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
82% of the 235 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. BTN: 1.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
BTN' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 0.23  Med: 1.78 Max: 146.7
Current: 1.97
0.23
146.7
Price/Tangible Book 1.28
BTN's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
62% of the 634 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.82 vs. BTN: 1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
BTN' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.13  Med: 1.34 Max: 12.62
Current: 1.28
0.13
12.62
Price/Projected FCF 0.91
BTN's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
69% of the 362 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. BTN: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
BTN' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.72 Max: 3.22
Current: 0.91
0.14
3.22
Price/Median PS Value 0.96
BTN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
54% of the 690 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. BTN: 0.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
BTN' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.15  Med: 1.03 Max: 4.21
Current: 0.96
0.15
4.21
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -5.40
BTN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. BTN: -5.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
BTN' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 0.2  Med: 14.50 Max: 166.8
Current: -5.4
0.2
166.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 8.40
BTN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 385 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 8.85 vs. BTN: 8.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
BTN' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -25.5  Med: 5.70 Max: 18.3
Current: 8.4
-25.5
18.3

Business Description

Industry: Travel & Leisure » Leisure
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Ballantyne Strong Inc is a Delaware corporation founded in 1932. The Company, along with its subsidiaries, designs, integrates, and installs technology solutions for applications; develops and delivers out-of-home messaging, advertising and communications; manufactures projection screens and lighting products; and provides managed services including monitoring of networked equipment to its customers. Its products are distributed to the retail, financial, government and cinema markets throughout the world. The Company's business segment includes: Systems Integration and Managed Services. Systems Integration operations include the sale of digital projection equipment, screens, sound systems in addition to the design, assembly and sale of followspots and other lighting products. It provides product solutions mainly for the theatre exhibition industry including a spectrum of audio-visual products and accessories such as digital projectors, state of the art projection screens, servers, library management systems, and audio systems. It also sell lighting solutions for the architectural and entertainment lighting industry. Managed Services operations include the delivery of end to end digital signage solutions, video communication solutions, content creation and management and service of digital signage and digital cinema equipment. It delivers solutions and services across two main markets: digital out-of-home and cinema. Its products for Systems Integration include: Screens, Projectors, Servers, Audio Systems, Additional Projection Products, Followspots, Signature Commissioned Lighting, LED Specification Grade Accent Lighting and Moving Head and Specialty Lighting. Its products for Managed Services include: System Design and Integration within Digital Signage, Content Creation, Content Management and Distribution, Network Operations Centers and Service & Maintenance. Its competitors include: Christie Digital Systems, SONY, Four Winds Interactive, Stratacache, John Ryan, Newground, ComQi, Ballantyne, Intel and NCR. The Company is subject to various federal, state and local laws and regulations pertaining to environmental protection and the discharge of material into the environment.
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