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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
ESIO's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
99% of the 835 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.82 vs. ESIO: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.44  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.80
ESIO's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
77% of the 811 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 0.63 vs. ESIO: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.61  Med: 0.87 Max: 0.91
Current: 0.8
0.61
0.91
Interest Coverage No Debt
ESIO's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
99% of the 497 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1091.58 vs. ESIO: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.35  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt
0.35
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 2.58
M-Score: -2.60
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 : 3/10

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history
Operating margin (%) -24.98
ESIO's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
88% of the 825 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 4.76 vs. ESIO: -24.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -59.81  Med: 2.89 Max: 29.99
Current: -24.98
-59.81
29.99
Net-margin (%) -27.53
ESIO's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
88% of the 824 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. ESIO: -27.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -36.59  Med: 3.64 Max: 21.18
Current: -27.53
-36.59
21.18
ROE (%) -21.63
ESIO's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 815 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 5.12 vs. ESIO: -21.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
ESIO' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -21.89  Med: 2.99 Max: 32.28
Current: -21.63
-21.89
32.28
ROA (%) -17.55
ESIO's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
89% of the 836 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 2.94 vs. ESIO: -17.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
ESIO' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -17.83  Med: 2.10 Max: 28.6
Current: -17.55
-17.83
28.6
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -44.67
ESIO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
88% of the 834 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 8.73 vs. ESIO: -44.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
ESIO' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -44.37  Med: 6.92 Max: 92.34
Current: -44.67
-44.37
92.34
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -15.50
ESIO's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
77% of the 515 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: -1.80 vs. ESIO: -15.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -24.8  Med: -1.20 Max: 19.5
Current: -15.5
-24.8
19.5
» ESIO's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

ESIO Guru Trades in Q2 2014

David Nierenberg 3,014,164 sh (-5.37%)
Jim Simons 229,300 sh (-7.47%)
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Q3 2014

ESIO Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 267,900 sh (+16.83%)
David Nierenberg 3,014,164 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2014

ESIO Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 303,900 sh (+13.44%)
David Nierenberg 3,014,164 sh (unchged)
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Q1 2015

ESIO Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Chuck Royce 679,232 sh (New)
Jim Simons 362,700 sh (+19.35%)
David Nierenberg 2,761,080 sh (-8.40%)
David Nierenberg 2,761,080 sh (-8.40%)
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Ratios

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history
P/B 0.86
ESIO's P/B is ranked higher than
83% of the 807 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. ESIO: 0.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
ESIO' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.16 Max: 2.04
Current: 0.86
0.4
2.04
P/S 0.90
ESIO's P/S is ranked higher than
68% of the 818 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. ESIO: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
ESIO' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.8  Med: 1.80 Max: 4.05
Current: 0.9
0.8
4.05
Current Ratio 3.99
ESIO's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
72% of the 825 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 2.43 vs. ESIO: 3.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 3.99  Med: 6.93 Max: 14.87
Current: 3.99
3.99
14.87
Quick Ratio 2.66
ESIO's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 825 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. ESIO: 2.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 2.66  Med: 5.35 Max: 12.28
Current: 2.66
2.66
12.28
Days Inventory 203.48
ESIO's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
92% of the 801 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 78.55 vs. ESIO: 203.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 113.43  Med: 173.54 Max: 307.94
Current: 203.48
113.43
307.94
Days Sales Outstanding 105.41
ESIO's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
83% of the 765 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 59.36 vs. ESIO: 105.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 43.73  Med: 84.60 Max: 144.77
Current: 105.41
43.73
144.77

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 3.41
ESIO's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
71% of the 598 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. ESIO: 3.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.53  Med: 3.13 Max: 5.31
Current: 3.41
0.53
5.31
Dividend growth (3y) 44.20
ESIO's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
93% of the 154 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. ESIO: 44.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend growth (3y) only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 44.2
Current: 44.2
0
44.2
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.39
ESIO's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
63% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. ESIO: 3.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.53  Med: 3.13 Max: 5.31
Current: 3.39
0.53
5.31
Share Buyback Rate -1.30
ESIO's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
57% of the 648 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: -2.20 vs. ESIO: -1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 1.9  Med: -1.40 Max: -7.2
Current: -1.3

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 10.51
ESIO's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
58% of the 277 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 7.49 vs. ESIO: 10.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 1.39  Med: 4.76 Max: 220.83
Current: 10.51
1.39
220.83
Price/Net Current Asset Value 1.15
ESIO's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
92% of the 565 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 3.52 vs. ESIO: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 0.67  Med: 1.96 Max: 6.17
Current: 1.15
0.67
6.17
Price/Tangible Book 0.89
ESIO's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
80% of the 780 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.68 vs. ESIO: 0.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.48  Med: 1.46 Max: 4.92
Current: 0.89
0.48
4.92
Price/Projected FCF 0.98
ESIO's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
77% of the 311 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. ESIO: 0.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.21 Max: 4.33
Current: 0.98
0.4
4.33
Price/Median PS Value 0.51
ESIO's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 778 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. ESIO: 0.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.56  Med: 1.20 Max: 2.42
Current: 0.51
0.56
2.42
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.66
ESIO's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
1388% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. ESIO: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.65  Med: 2.32 Max: 10.08
Current: 0.66
0.65
10.08
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -40.93
ESIO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
95% of the 820 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. ESIO: -40.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -54.81  Med: 5.30 Max: 594.6
Current: -40.93
-54.81
594.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 28.86
ESIO's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 234 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 3.38 vs. ESIO: 28.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
ESIO' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: 1.1  Med: 3.60 Max: 13.5
Current: 28.86
1.1
13.5

Analyst Estimate

Mar16 Mar17
Revenue(Mil) 185 225
EPS($) -0.25 0.31
EPS without NRI($) -0.25 0.31

Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Semiconductors
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Traded in other countries:ESI.Germany,
Electro Scientific Industries Inc was incorporated in the state of Oregon. It was founded in 1944. The Company is a supplier of laser-based manufacturing solutions for the microtechnology industry. Its laser systems enable precise structuring and testing of micron to submicron features in components and devices which are used in variety of end products in the consumer electronics, computer, communications and other industries. The Company's customers are mainly manufacturers of semiconductors, electronic interconnect devices, passive components, light-emitting diodes (LEDs), or other components used in variety of end products in the computer, consumer electronics, communications and other industries. The Company's equipment enables these manufacturers to implement device features or achieve yield and productivity gains in their manufacturing processes that could be critical to their profitability. The Company's laser micro-engineering systems allow semiconductor and micro-electronics manufacturers to physically alter select device features during high-volume production in order to heighten performance and boost production yields. Laser micro-engineering comprises a set of precise micron-level processes, including micro-machining, wafer scribing and dicing, semiconductor memory-link cutting, semiconductor device trimming, material ablation and via drilling as well as nano-level structuring to alter material characteristics. These processes require application-specific laser systems able to meet its customers' exacting performance and productivity requirements. The Company's laser-based systems improve production yields or enable improved performance for semiconductor devices, high-density interconnect (HDI) circuits, flexible interconnect material, semiconductor packaging, LEDs; flat panel liquid crystal displays (LCDs) and other components. Additionally, it produces high-capacity test and optical inspection equipment that is critical to the quality control process during the production of multi-layer ceramic capacitors (MLCCs). Its equipment ensures that each MLCC meets both the electrical and physical tolerances required to perform properly. The Company sells its products through direct sales and service offices, value-added resellers and independent representatives located around the world. It has direct sales and service personnel in Oregon, California and several other states; China, Japan, Korea, Singapore and Taiwan in Asia; and France, Germany and the United Kingdom in Europe. The Company faces competition from Via Mechanics, Ltd., EO Technics Co. Ltd., LPKF Laser & Electronics AG, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Orbotech Ltd., InnoLas Systems GmbH, DISCO Corporation, Laser Solutions, Inc., Quantel USA, Inc., HOYA Corporation, Humo Laboratory Ltd.
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