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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 0.70
CAMP's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
67% of the 539 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. CAMP: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CAMP' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 1.62 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.7
Equity to Asset 0.42
CAMP's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
73% of the 530 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. CAMP: 0.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CAMP' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.65 Max: 0.86
Current: 0.42
0.27
0.86
Interest Coverage 0.84
CAMP's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
98% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 105.83 vs. CAMP: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CAMP' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.84  Med: 32.81 Max: 84.26
Current: 0.84
0.84
84.26
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 2.51
M-Score: -2.13
WACC vs ROIC
13.26%
6.18%
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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history
Operating margin (%) 2.44
CAMP's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 532 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.86 vs. CAMP: 2.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CAMP' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -71.55  Med: 1.76 Max: 10
Current: 2.44
-71.55
10
Net-margin (%) 0.55
CAMP's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 534 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.34 vs. CAMP: 0.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CAMP' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -59.72  Med: 0.45 Max: 24.71
Current: 0.55
-59.72
24.71
ROE (%) 1.01
CAMP's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 524 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.64 vs. CAMP: 1.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CAMP' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -102.81  Med: -4.21 Max: 62.62
Current: 1.01
-102.81
62.62
ROA (%) 0.46
CAMP's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 542 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. CAMP: 0.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CAMP' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -46.7  Med: -0.04 Max: 44.13
Current: 0.46
-46.7
44.13
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 25.84
CAMP's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 536 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 9.20 vs. CAMP: 25.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CAMP' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -262.88  Med: 20.77 Max: 96.25
Current: 25.84
-262.88
96.25
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 8.00
CAMP's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 466 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. CAMP: 8.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CAMP' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -24.7  Med: 8 Max: 31.2
Current: 8
-24.7
31.2
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 20.20
CAMP's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 350 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. CAMP: 20.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CAMP' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -27.3  Med: 18.75 Max: 232.3
Current: 20.2
-27.3
232.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -32.40
CAMP's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
82% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. CAMP: -32.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CAMP' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -67.4  Med: 1.9 Max: 41.1
Current: -32.4
-67.4
41.1
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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

CAMP Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Joel Greenblatt 60,183 sh (-17.91%)
Columbia Wanger 1,276,536 sh (-23.01%)
Jim Simons 133,800 sh (-46.01%)
Chuck Royce 139,700 sh (-46.74%)
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Q1 2016

CAMP Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 24,300 sh (New)
Jim Simons 327,400 sh (+144.69%)
Chuck Royce 185,100 sh (+32.50%)
Columbia Wanger 1,491,441 sh (+16.84%)
Joel Greenblatt 40,062 sh (-33.43%)
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Q2 2016

CAMP Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 498,100 sh (+52.14%)
Chuck Royce 235,100 sh (+27.01%)
Columbia Wanger Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 15,900 sh (-34.57%)
Joel Greenblatt 18,948 sh (-52.70%)
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Q3 2016

CAMP Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jim Simons 528,300 sh (+6.06%)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Chuck Royce 83,700 sh (-64.40%)
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Business Description

Industry: Communication Equipment » Communication Equipment    NAICS: 517210    SIC: 4899
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CalAmp Corp provides wireless communications solutions applications to customers. Its business activities are organized into its Wireless DataCom and Satellite business segments.

CalAmp Corp was incorporated in the state of Delaware. The Company provides wireless communications solutions applications to customers. Its business activities are organized into its Wireless DataCom and Satellite business segments. Wireless DataCom segment offers solutions to address the markets for Machine-to-Machine, or M2M, communications, Mobile Resource Management, or MRM, applications and other emerging applications that require anytime and everywhere connectivity. Its portfolio of wireless communications products includes asset tracking devices, targeted telematics platforms, fixed and mobile wireless gateways and full-featured, multi-mode wireless routers. Satellite segment develops, manufactures and sells direct-broadcast satellite ('DBS') outdoor customer premise equipment and whole home video networking devices for digital and high definition satellite television services. Its satellite products are sold to EchoStar, an affiliate of Dish Network, for incorporation into complete subscription satellite television systems. Electronic devices, components and made-to-order assemblies used in it products are generally obtained from a number of suppliers, although certain components are obtained from sole source suppliers. Wireless DataCom segment sells its products and services through dedicated direct and indirect sales channels with employees distributed across the U.S. The Wireless DataCom segment's sales and marketing activities are supported with sales personnel in Latin America, Israel and the United Kingdom. The Company's competitors include Danlaw, Freewave, General Electric, GenX, Geotab, Meteorcomm, Mobile Devices, Sierra Wireless, Spireon, Telogis, Xirgo, Zonar Systems and Global Invacom, Microelectronics Technology, Sharp and Wistron NeWeb Corporation.

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 376.75
CAMP's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
98% of the 337 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 23.33 vs. CAMP: 376.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
CAMP' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.93  Med: 36.51 Max: 397.75
Current: 376.75
5.93
397.75
Forward P/E 12.02
CAMP's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
82% of the 62 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 16.64 vs. CAMP: 12.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 376.75
CAMP's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
98% of the 337 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 23.86 vs. CAMP: 376.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
CAMP' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.93  Med: 36.51 Max: 397.75
Current: 376.75
5.93
397.75
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 55.22
CAMP's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
79% of the 235 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 21.47 vs. CAMP: 55.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
CAMP' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.29  Med: 26.27 Max: 92.25
Current: 55.22
8.29
92.25
P/B 3.17
CAMP's P/B is ranked lower than
68% of the 518 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. CAMP: 3.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CAMP' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 3.76 Max: 9.07
Current: 3.17
0.16
9.07
P/S 1.62
CAMP's P/S is ranked lower than
54% of the 529 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. CAMP: 1.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CAMP' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.93 Max: 5.13
Current: 1.62
0.1
5.13
PFCF 24.66
CAMP's PFCF is ranked lower than
66% of the 212 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 16.24 vs. CAMP: 24.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CAMP' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 17.47 Max: 166
Current: 24.66
0.75
166
POCF 18.91
CAMP's POCF is ranked lower than
73% of the 258 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 11.97 vs. CAMP: 18.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CAMP' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 15.59 Max: 106.45
Current: 18.91
0.7
106.45
EV-to-EBIT 53.82
CAMP's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
81% of the 339 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 17.21 vs. CAMP: 53.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CAMP' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -48.4  Med: 15.9 Max: 114
Current: 53.82
-48.4
114
EV-to-EBITDA 18.68
CAMP's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
62% of the 370 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 13.70 vs. CAMP: 18.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CAMP' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -87.6  Med: 13.6 Max: 183.1
Current: 18.68
-87.6
183.1
PEG 3.95
CAMP's PEG is ranked lower than
69% of the 142 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. CAMP: 3.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
CAMP' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.37 Max: 16.61
Current: 3.95
0.5
16.61
Current Ratio 2.80
CAMP's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 532 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.08 vs. CAMP: 2.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CAMP' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.86  Med: 2.46 Max: 6.51
Current: 2.8
0.86
6.51
Quick Ratio 2.37
CAMP's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 532 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. CAMP: 2.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CAMP' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 1.87 Max: 6.1
Current: 2.37
0.57
6.1
Days Inventory 44.37
CAMP's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
72% of the 505 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 70.17 vs. CAMP: 44.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CAMP' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.33  Med: 40.89 Max: 121.89
Current: 44.37
33.33
121.89
Days Sales Outstanding 72.80
CAMP's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
52% of the 470 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 71.58 vs. CAMP: 72.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CAMP' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 37.84  Med: 53.73 Max: 72.8
Current: 72.8
37.84
72.8
Days Payable 60.74
CAMP's Days Payable is ranked higher than
53% of the 433 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 58.78 vs. CAMP: 60.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CAMP' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 32.43  Med: 49.6 Max: 65.85
Current: 60.74
32.43
65.85

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -1.50
CAMP's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 331 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: -2.20 vs. CAMP: -1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CAMP' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.6  Med: -5.1 Max: -1.5
Current: -1.5
-18.6
-1.5

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 15.86
CAMP's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
94% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.08 vs. CAMP: 15.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CAMP' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 4.27 Max: 39.52
Current: 15.86
0.75
39.52
Price/Projected FCF 1.21
CAMP's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
58% of the 291 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.39 vs. CAMP: 1.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CAMP' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 1.21 Max: 28.38
Current: 1.21
0.11
28.38
Price/Median PS Value 1.76
CAMP's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
79% of the 465 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. CAMP: 1.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CAMP' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.95 Max: 7.22
Current: 1.76
0.14
7.22
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 15.70
CAMP's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
98% of the 87 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. CAMP: 15.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
CAMP' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.95  Med: 1.63 Max: 15.78
Current: 15.7
0.95
15.78
Price/Graham Number 16.20
CAMP's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
99% of the 303 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. CAMP: 16.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
CAMP' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 2.54 Max: 16.29
Current: 16.2
0.78
16.29
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 1.89
CAMP's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 531 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. CAMP: 1.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CAMP' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9  Med: 4.1 Max: 12.5
Current: 1.89
0.9
12.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 28.34
CAMP's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 240 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 7.38 vs. CAMP: 28.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CAMP' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9  Med: 9.4 Max: 116.9
Current: 28.34
0.9
116.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $335.8
EPS (TTM) $ 0.04
Beta1.54
Short Percentage of Float13.03%
52-Week Range $12.13 - 19.67
Shares Outstanding (Mil)35.41

Analyst Estimate

Feb17 Feb18 Feb19
Revenue (Mil $) 351 369 402
EPS ($) 1.07 1.23 1.38
EPS w/o NRI ($) 1.07 1.23 1.38
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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CalAmp Corp. (CAMP) President & COO Michael J Burdiek sells 10,000 Shares Jan 11 2011 
CalAmp Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Jan 04 2011 
Weekly CEO Buys Highlight: PG, AUMN, PNK, BOOT, CAMP Oct 30 2010 
CalAmp Corp. (CAMP) CEO Richard B Gold buys 10,000 Shares Oct 28 2010 
CalAmp Corp. (CAMP) CEO Richard B Gold buys 3,504 Shares Aug 18 2010 
CalAmp Corp. (CAMP) CEO Richard B Gold buys 8,507 Shares Aug 05 2010 

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