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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
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
AMEX:BTN's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
100% of the 871 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.76 vs. AMEX:BTN: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
AMEX:BTN' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 6648.71 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.73
AMEX:BTN's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
78% of the 831 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. AMEX:BTN: 0.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
AMEX:BTN' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 0.75 Max: 0.87
Current: 0.73
0.52
0.87
Interest Coverage 29.71
AMEX:BTN's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
61% of the 710 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 12.18 vs. AMEX:BTN: 29.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
AMEX:BTN' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.71  Med: 140.49 Max: 291.98
Current: 29.71
29.71
291.98
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 5.72
M-Score: -2.14
WACC vs ROIC
3.96%
-26.58%
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 : 4/10

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history
Operating margin (%) 1.88
AMEX:BTN's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 865 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 7.33 vs. AMEX:BTN: 1.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
AMEX:BTN' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.41  Med: 1.57 Max: 8.69
Current: 1.88
-7.41
8.69
Net-margin (%) -4.54
AMEX:BTN's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 866 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 4.49 vs. AMEX:BTN: -4.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
AMEX:BTN' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.82  Med: 2.87 Max: 6.19
Current: -4.54
-18.82
6.19
ROE (%) -8.87
AMEX:BTN's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 838 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 4.77 vs. AMEX:BTN: -8.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
AMEX:BTN' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.77  Med: 2.17 Max: 17.9
Current: -8.87
-31.77
17.9
ROA (%) -6.11
AMEX:BTN's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
87% of the 875 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.23 vs. AMEX:BTN: -6.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
AMEX:BTN' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.36  Med: 3.24 Max: 11.08
Current: -6.11
-22.36
11.08
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 2.30
AMEX:BTN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 869 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 8.58 vs. AMEX:BTN: 2.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
AMEX:BTN' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.95  Med: 8.11 Max: 63.07
Current: 2.3
-23.95
63.07
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -18.20
AMEX:BTN's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
89% of the 716 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. AMEX:BTN: -18.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AMEX:BTN' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25.7  Med: 0.4 Max: 47.9
Current: -18.2
-25.7
47.9
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Business Description

Industry: Travel & Leisure » Leisure
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Ballantyne Strong Inc designs, integrates and installs technology solutions for applications; develops and delivers out-of-home messaging, advertising and communications; manufactures projection screens & lighting products; and provides managed services.

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.

Ratios

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history
P/B 1.96
BTN's P/B is ranked lower than
57% of the 797 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. BTN: 1.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
BTN' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 1.3 Max: 2.84
Current: 1.96
0.43
2.84
P/S 0.99
BTN's P/S is ranked higher than
70% of the 848 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. BTN: 0.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
BTN' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.69 Max: 1.86
Current: 0.99
0.23
1.86
PFCF 1070.00
BTN's PFCF is ranked lower than
99% of the 360 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 16.31 vs. BTN: 1070.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
BTN' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.66  Med: 13.06 Max: 1070
Current: 1070
2.66
1070
POCF 95.82
BTN's POCF is ranked lower than
97% of the 503 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 10.49 vs. BTN: 95.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
BTN' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.55  Med: 11.73 Max: 441.67
Current: 95.82
2.55
441.67
EV-to-EBIT 152.02
BTN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
95% of the 645 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 16.90 vs. BTN: 152.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
BTN' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2755.7  Med: 2.8 Max: 2442.2
Current: 152.02
-2755.7
2442.2
EV-to-EBITDA 28.78
BTN's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
81% of the 697 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 11.77 vs. BTN: 28.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
BTN' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -74.5  Med: 6.9 Max: 142.7
Current: 28.78
-74.5
142.7
Shiller P/E 116.56
BTN's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
88% of the 173 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 28.69 vs. BTN: 116.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
BTN' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.85  Med: 33.33 Max: 416.5
Current: 116.56
11.85
416.5
Current Ratio 2.98
BTN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 822 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. BTN: 2.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
BTN' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.93  Med: 3.53 Max: 6.76
Current: 2.98
1.93
6.76
Quick Ratio 2.40
BTN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 822 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. BTN: 2.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
BTN' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9  Med: 2.07 Max: 5.14
Current: 2.4
0.9
5.14
Days Inventory 53.77
BTN's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
65% of the 686 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 25.62 vs. BTN: 53.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
BTN' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 32.26  Med: 69.16 Max: 88.14
Current: 53.77
32.26
88.14
Days Sales Outstanding 57.91
BTN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
76% of the 621 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 26.87 vs. BTN: 57.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
BTN' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 44.66  Med: 56.11 Max: 77.79
Current: 57.91
44.66
77.79
Days Payable 33.63
BTN's Days Payable is ranked lower than
57% of the 537 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 40.43 vs. BTN: 33.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
BTN' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 30.56  Med: 52.3 Max: 100.58
Current: 33.63
30.56
100.58

Buy Back

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industry
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history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.30
BTN's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 441 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: -1.90 vs. BTN: -0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
BTN' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.6  Med: -0.6 Max: 4.2
Current: -0.3
-2.6
4.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
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Price/Net Current Asset Value 4.09
BTN's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
65% of the 270 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 5.99 vs. BTN: 4.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
BTN' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 1.78 Max: 7.27
Current: 4.09
0.23
7.27
Price/Tangible Book 2.03
BTN's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
54% of the 709 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. BTN: 2.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
BTN' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.13  Med: 1.34 Max: 5.78
Current: 2.03
0.13
5.78
Price/Projected FCF 1.46
BTN's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
51% of the 366 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. BTN: 1.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
BTN' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.77 Max: 3.22
Current: 1.46
0.14
3.22
Price/Median PS Value 1.44
BTN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
76% of the 713 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. BTN: 1.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
BTN' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 1.06 Max: 4.09
Current: 1.44
0.16
4.09
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 0.70
BTN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 851 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. BTN: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
BTN' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 13.4 Max: 163.9
Current: 0.7
0.1
163.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -19.52
BTN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
89% of the 404 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 6.44 vs. BTN: -19.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
BTN' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19.52  Med: 5.3 Max: 18.3
Current: -19.52
-19.52
18.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $91.74
EPS (TTM) $ -0.30
Beta0.31
Short Percentage of Float0.22%
52-Week Range $4.00 - 6.50
Shares Outstanding (Mil)14.24
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