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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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Cash to Debt No Debt
CEMI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
96% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 2.23 vs. CEMI: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CEMI' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 27.79 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.87
CEMI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
89% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. CEMI: 0.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CEMI' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.07  Med: 0.65 Max: 0.87
Current: 0.87
-2.07
0.87
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 13.22
M-Score: -5.58
WACC vs ROIC
13.01%
-96.40%
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 : 5/10

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Operating margin (%) -34.38
CEMI's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: -1.98 vs. CEMI: -34.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CEMI' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -70.69  Med: -1.66 Max: 15.41
Current: -34.38
-70.69
15.41
Net-margin (%) -63.42
CEMI's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: -3.56 vs. CEMI: -63.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CEMI' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -76.82  Med: -1.16 Max: 32.02
Current: -63.42
-76.82
32.02
ROE (%) -69.64
CEMI's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: -4.35 vs. CEMI: -69.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CEMI' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14522.12  Med: -1.29 Max: 67.84
Current: -69.64
-14522.12
67.84
ROA (%) -57.67
CEMI's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 213 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: -7.02 vs. CEMI: -57.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CEMI' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -91.46  Med: -1.03 Max: 50.54
Current: -57.67
-91.46
50.54
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -73.65
CEMI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: -8.16 vs. CEMI: -73.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CEMI' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -390.51  Med: -1.05 Max: 98.41
Current: -73.65
-390.51
98.41
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -5.40
CEMI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. CEMI: -5.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CEMI' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 3.3 Max: 59.4
Current: -5.4
0
59.4
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Business Description

Industry: Medical Diagnostics & Research » Diagnostics & Research    NAICS: 325413    SIC: 2835
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Chembio Diagnostics Inc develops, manufacture market & licenses rapid point of care diagnostic tests that detect infectious diseases. Its products are rapid tests for the detection of HIV 1/2 antibodies, & for the detection of HIV & Syphilis antibodies.

Chembio Diagnostics Inc was formed in 1985. The Company with its subsidiaries develops, manufactures and markets diagnostic tests that detect infectious diseases. The Company's main products presently commercially available are four rapid tests for the detection of HIV antibodies in whole blood, serum and plasma samples, all of which Employ lateral flow technology, and two of which were approved by the FDA in 2006. The Company's products are sold to medical laboratories and hospitals, governmental and public health entities, non-governmental organizations, medical professionals and retail establishments both domestically and internationally. The Company's products are sold under its STAT PAK, SURE CHECK or DPP registered trademarks. The Company's HIV tests are qualitative (reactive/non-reactive) tests. Many of its competitors are substantially larger and have greater financial, research, manufacturing and marketing resources. The manufacturing and marketing of the Company's existing and proposed diagnostic products are regulated by the United States Food and Drug Administration ('FDA'), United States Department of Agriculture ('USDA'), certain state and local agencies, and/or comparable regulatory bodies in other countries.

Ratios

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P/B 3.86
CEMI's P/B is ranked lower than
51% of the 187 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. CEMI: 3.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CEMI' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.39  Med: 3.11 Max: 20.71
Current: 3.86
1.39
20.71
P/S 3.47
CEMI's P/S is ranked lower than
51% of the 186 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 3.44 vs. CEMI: 3.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CEMI' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 1.37 Max: 4.07
Current: 3.47
0.17
4.07
Current Ratio 6.77
CEMI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 2.59 vs. CEMI: 6.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CEMI' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 3.15 Max: 58
Current: 6.77
0.01
58
Quick Ratio 5.64
CEMI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. CEMI: 5.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CEMI' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 2.34 Max: 58
Current: 5.64
0.01
58
Days Inventory 130.18
CEMI's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
65% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 85.13 vs. CEMI: 130.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CEMI' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 58.96  Med: 73.57 Max: 130.18
Current: 130.18
58.96
130.18
Days Sales Outstanding 85.17
CEMI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
69% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 64.52 vs. CEMI: 85.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CEMI' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.72  Med: 56.58 Max: 110.1
Current: 85.17
26.72
110.1
Days Payable 45.50
CEMI's Days Payable is ranked lower than
59% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 59.33 vs. CEMI: 45.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CEMI' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 32.15  Med: 41.52 Max: 55.33
Current: 45.5
32.15
55.33

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -6.20
CEMI's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
53% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: -5.50 vs. CEMI: -6.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CEMI' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -244.7  Med: -81.9 Max: 46.7
Current: -6.2
-244.7
46.7

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 8.29
CEMI's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
59% of the 71 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 13.73 vs. CEMI: 8.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
CEMI' s Price/Net Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.58  Med: 10.26 Max: 94.8
Current: 8.29
3.58
94.8
Price/Net Current Asset Value 4.32
CEMI's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
78% of the 122 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 9.71 vs. CEMI: 4.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
CEMI' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.2  Med: 5.62 Max: 37.33
Current: 4.32
2.2
37.33
Price/Tangible Book 3.87
CEMI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
64% of the 160 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. CEMI: 3.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CEMI' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.58  Med: 3.85 Max: 20
Current: 3.87
1.58
20
Price/Projected FCF 13.40
CEMI's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
91% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 2.02 vs. CEMI: 13.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CEMI' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.49  Med: 4.65 Max: 117
Current: 13.4
1.49
117
Price/Median PS Value 2.53
CEMI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
93% of the 161 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. CEMI: 2.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CEMI' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 1 Max: 130.56
Current: 2.53
0.18
130.56
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -9.80
CEMI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: -0.90 vs. CEMI: -9.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CEMI' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.99  Med: 4.4 Max: 12128.3
Current: -9.8
-9.99
12128.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $18.03
EPS (TTM) $ -1.15
Beta1.42
Short Percentage of Float1.81%
52-Week Range $4.03 - 9.40
Shares Outstanding (Mil)12.03

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 18 26 35
EPS ($) -0.63 -0.26 0.06
EPS w/o NRI ($) -0.63 -0.26 0.06
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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