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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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Cash to Debt 4.91
ENZ's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
66% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 6.05 vs. ENZ: 4.91 )
ENZ' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.91   Max: No Debt
Current: 4.91

Equity to Asset 0.61
ENZ's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
67% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 0.63 vs. ENZ: 0.61 )
ENZ' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 0.97
Current: 0.61

0.57
0.97
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 0.79
M-Score: -3.06
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 (%) -20.25
ENZ's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 3.76 vs. ENZ: -20.25 )
ENZ' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -50.6   Max: 16.64
Current: -20.25

-50.6
16.64
Net-margin (%) -19.46
ENZ's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 2.92 vs. ENZ: -19.46 )
ENZ' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -39.34   Max: 17.67
Current: -19.46

-39.34
17.67
ROE (%) -53.43
ENZ's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. ENZ: -53.43 )
ENZ' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -79.98   Max: 9.17
Current: -53.43

-79.98
9.17
ROA (%) -30.93
ENZ's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 1.69 vs. ENZ: -30.93 )
ENZ' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -56.81   Max: 8.24
Current: -30.93

-56.81
8.24
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -159.38
ENZ's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 5.52 vs. ENZ: -159.38 )
ENZ' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -261.97   Max: 31.96
Current: -159.38

-261.97
31.96
Revenue Growth (%) -2.40
ENZ's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. ENZ: -2.40 )
ENZ' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -9.9   Max: 24.4
Current: -2.4

-9.9
24.4
EBITDA Growth (%) -8.50
ENZ's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. ENZ: -8.50 )
ENZ' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 157.1
Current: -8.5

0
157.1
EPS Growth (%) -8.00
ENZ's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. ENZ: -8.00 )
ENZ' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -24.6   Max: 58.7
Current: -8

-24.6
58.7
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

ENZ Guru Trades in Q3 2013

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Ratios

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P/B 6.07
ENZ's P/B is ranked lower than
55% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 4.38 vs. ENZ: 6.07 )
ENZ' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.85   Max: 6.08
Current: 6.07

0.85
6.08
P/S 2.38
ENZ's P/S is ranked higher than
70% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 4.42 vs. ENZ: 2.38 )
ENZ' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 15.23
Current: 2.38

0.56
15.23
EV-to-EBIT -21.36
ENZ's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
52% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ENZ: -21.36 )
ENZ' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 139.5   Max: 170.9
Current: -21.36

139.5
170.9
Current Ratio 1.72
ENZ's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 141 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 3.02 vs. ENZ: 1.72 )
ENZ' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.34   Max: 33.9
Current: 1.72

1.34
33.9
Quick Ratio 1.32
ENZ's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
53% of the 141 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. ENZ: 1.32 )
ENZ' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.95   Max: 33.15
Current: 1.32

0.95
33.15

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 60.00
ENZ's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
60% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ENZ: 60.00 )
ENZ' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 2.67   Max: 48.17
Current: 60

2.67
48.17
Price/Tangible Book 10.59
ENZ's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
51% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. ENZ: 10.59 )
ENZ' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.97   Max: 36.19
Current: 10.59

1.97
36.19
Price/Median PS Value 1.00
ENZ's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
75% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. ENZ: 1.00 )
ENZ' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 24.61
Current: 1

0.24
24.61
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.40
ENZ's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
65% of the 130 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. ENZ: 0.40 )
ENZ' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 0.7
Current: 0.4

0.4
0.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -8.31
ENZ's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
61% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. ENZ: -8.31 )
ENZ' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 29.1   Max: 29.3
Current: -8.31

29.1
29.3

Business Description

Industry: Medical Diagnostics & Research » Diagnostics & Research
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Traded in other countries:EZB.Germany
Enzo Biochem, Inc. is engaged in research, development, manufacturing and marketing of diagnostic and research products based on genetic engineering, biotechnology and molecular biology. These products are designed for the diagnosis of and/or screening for infectious diseases, cancers, genetic defects and other medically pertinent diagnostic information and are distributed in the United States and internationally. The Company is conducting research and development activities in the development of therapeutic products based on the Company's technology platform of genetic modulation and immune modulation. The Company also operates a clinical laboratory that offers and provides diagnostic medical testing services to the health care community in the New York Metropolitan and New Jersey areas. The Company operates in three segments of which the Therapeutics and Life Sciences segments have evolved out of its core competencies. enzo Life Sciences manufactures, develops and markets functional biology and cellular biochemistry products and tools to research and pharmaceutical customers world-wide and has amassed a large patent and technology portfolio, enzo Clinical Labs is a regional clinical laboratory serving the New York Metropolitan and New Jersey areas, enzo Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical venture that has developed multiple novel approaches in the areas of gastrointestinal, infectious, ophthalmic and metabolic diseases, many of which are derived from the pioneering work of enzo Life Sciences. The Company has developed a portfolio of proprietary technologies with research, diagnostic and therapeutic applications. It is applying its core technologies to develop novel therapeutics as well as research tools for the life sciences and clinical diagnostics markets. In addition, The Company provides clinical laboratory services to physicians and other health care providers in the New York Metropolitan and New Jersey area. The Company is organized to the development, production, marketing and sales of innovative life science research reagents worldwide. The products supplied by Enzo Life Sciences include small molecules, proteins, antibodies, peptides, assay kits and custom services. Enzo Life Sciences is organized to promote and market its product through its seven brands Enzo, Alexis, Apotech, Axxora, Biomol, Assay Designs and Stressgen. Therapeutic Development Programs include Autoimmune Uveitis, Inflammatory bowel diseases. Osteoporosis (and certain bone disorders) and Diabetes, Non-Alcoholic SteatoHepatitis (NASH) and Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV-1). The Company competes with other life science and biotechnology companies, as well as pharmaceutical, chemical and other companies. The clinical laboratory industry is subject to federal and state regulation, including inspections and audits by governmental agencies.
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Weekly CFO Buys Highlight: BWEN, DDMG, ZHNE, ENZ, SIRO Nov 28 2011 
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Enzo Biochem Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Mar 14 2011 
Enzo Biochem Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Dec 10 2010 
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Enzo Biochem Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Dec 10 2009 
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Enzo Biochem Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Sep 04 2009 
Enzo Biochem Inc. (ENZ) Files Quarterly Report for the Period Ended on 2008-10-31 Dec 15 2008 

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