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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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.14
DCO's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
64% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. DCO: 0.14 )
DCO' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.14

Equity to Asset 0.33
DCO's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
68% of the 276 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. DCO: 0.33 )
DCO' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 0.75
Current: 0.33

0.2
0.75
Interest Coverage 1.26
DCO's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
59% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 12.43 vs. DCO: 1.26 )
DCO' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.26   Max: 9999.99
Current: 1.26

1.26
9999.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 2.23
M-Score: -2.72
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 (%) 5.82
DCO's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 7.36 vs. DCO: 5.82 )
DCO' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -5.87   Max: 17.45
Current: 5.82

-5.87
17.45
Net-margin (%) 1.53
DCO's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 5.95 vs. DCO: 1.53 )
DCO' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -8.19   Max: 13.88
Current: 1.53

-8.19
13.88
ROE (%) 4.63
DCO's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 270 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 12.15 vs. DCO: 4.63 )
DCO' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -20.76   Max: 30.11
Current: 4.63

-20.76
30.11
ROA (%) 1.47
DCO's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 4.56 vs. DCO: 1.47 )
DCO' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -8.25   Max: 21.41
Current: 1.47

-8.25
21.41
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 14.80
DCO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 22.95 vs. DCO: 14.80 )
DCO' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -16.14   Max: 55.7
Current: 14.8

-16.14
55.7
Revenue Growth (%) 20.80
DCO's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 266 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. DCO: 20.80 )
DCO' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 20.8
Current: 20.8

0.4
20.8
EBITDA Growth (%) 18.60
DCO's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 236 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. DCO: 18.60 )
DCO' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -18.1   Max: 40.8
Current: 18.6

-18.1
40.8
EPS Growth (%) -22.80
DCO's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 224 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. DCO: -22.80 )
DCO' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -22.8   Max: 55.4
Current: -22.8

-22.8
55.4
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

DCO Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 152,500 sh (+63.98%)
Mario Gabelli 70,320 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 245,900 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt 14,408 sh (-0.24%)
Richard Snow 41,880 sh (-2.35%)
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Q4 2013

DCO Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 186,400 sh (+22.23%)
Richard Snow 44,880 sh (+7.16%)
Mario Gabelli 70,320 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt 14,018 sh (-2.71%)
Chuck Royce 233,000 sh (-5.25%)
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Q1 2014

DCO Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 218,400 sh (+17.17%)
Richard Snow 52,170 sh (+16.24%)
Chuck Royce 233,000 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 70,320 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt 13,214 sh (-5.74%)
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Q2 2014

DCO Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 234,200 sh (+7.23%)
Richard Snow 52,660 sh (+0.94%)
Chuck Royce 233,000 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 70,320 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt 11,184 sh (-15.36%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with DCO

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 New Buy0.01%$18.01 - $26.71 $ 29.141%14442
Mario Gabelli 2012-09-30 Add 26.47%$9.66 - $15.31 $ 29.1139%81000
Mario Gabelli 2011-06-30 Add 43.71%$18.84 - $25.49 $ 29.140%44549
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Ratios

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history
P/E(ttm) 28.70
DCO's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
76% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 20.70 vs. DCO: 28.70 )
DCO' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 6.53   Max: 38.1
Current: 28.7

6.53
38.1
P/B 1.25
DCO's P/B is ranked higher than
89% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 2.78 vs. DCO: 1.25 )
DCO' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 1.96
Current: 1.25

0.39
1.96
P/S 0.44
DCO's P/S is ranked higher than
95% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. DCO: 0.44 )
DCO' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 1.12
Current: 0.44

0.11
1.12
PFCF 7.74
DCO's PFCF is ranked higher than
99% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 47.07 vs. DCO: 7.74 )
DCO' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 4.97   Max: 96.88
Current: 7.74

4.97
96.88
EV-to-EBIT 13.82
DCO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
88% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 16.06 vs. DCO: 13.82 )
DCO' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4.4   Max: 49.3
Current: 13.82

4.4
49.3
Shiller P/E 84.57
DCO's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
70% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 23.87 vs. DCO: 84.57 )
DCO' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 7.77   Max: 91.35
Current: 84.57

7.77
91.35
Current Ratio 3.29
DCO's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. DCO: 3.29 )
DCO' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.26   Max: 3.52
Current: 3.29

1.26
3.52
Quick Ratio 1.89
DCO's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
91% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. DCO: 1.89 )
DCO' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.78   Max: 1.91
Current: 1.89

0.78
1.91

Valuation & Return

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Price/DCF (Projected) 0.63
DCO's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
97% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.77 vs. DCO: 0.63 )
DCO' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 1.28
Current: 0.63

0.3
1.28
Price/Median PS Value 0.77
DCO's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. DCO: 0.77 )
DCO' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 3.48
Current: 0.77

0.25
3.48
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.20
DCO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
85% of the 253 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. DCO: 7.20 )
DCO' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2   Max: 22.5
Current: 7.2

2
22.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 4.76
DCO's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
75% of the 256 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 8.31 vs. DCO: 4.76 )
DCO' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -3   Max: 21.7
Current: 4.76

-3
21.7

Business Description

Industry: Aerospace & Defense » Aerospace & Defense
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Ducommun Inc. is the successor to a business that was founded in California in 1849 and reincorporated in Delaware in 1970. The Company provides engineering and manufacturing services mainly to the aerospace, defense, industrial, energy, and medical industries through a wide spectrum of electronic and structural applications. It designs, engineer and manufacture a range of electronics, electromechanical and interconnect systems and components, mission-critical aerostructure and critical components and subassemblies. It also provides engineering, technical and program management services. Its products and services are used on domestic and foreign commercial and military aircraft, helicopter, missile and space programs, as well as in certain industrial, natural resources, medical and other commercial markets. It operates through two primary business units: Ducommun LaBarge Technologies ("DLT") and Ducommun AeroStructures ("DAS"). Ducommun LaBarge Technologies designs, engineers and manufactures a broad range of electronics, electromechanical and interconnect systems and components. Its product offerings include cable assemblies, wiring harness and interconnect systems, printed circuit board assemblies and mechanical and electromechanical subassemblies, illuminated pushbutton switches and panels, microwave and millimeter switches and filters and fractional horsepower motors and resolvers. In addition it provides engineering, technical and program management services to support its product offerings. Components and assemblies are provided principally for domestic and foreign commercial and military aircraft, helicopter and space programs as well as selected non-aerospace applications principally for the industrial, natural resources and medical industries. Engineering, technical and program management services are provided principally for advanced weapons and missile defense systems. Ducommun AeroStructures provides aluminum stretch-forming, titanium and aluminum hot-forming, machining, composite lay-up, metal bonding, and chemical milling services principally for domestic and foreign commercial and military aircraft, helicopter and space programs. The Company had substantial sales to Boeing, Raytheon, United Technologies, Spirit AeroSystems and Owen-Illinois. It competes worldwide with domestic and international companies in most markets. The Company's business, operations and facilities are subject to numerous stringent federal, state and local environmental laws and regulations issued by government agencies, including the Environmental Protection Agency, or EPA.
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