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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
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.43
ESLT's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
56% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 0.35 vs. ESLT: 0.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.67 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.43
Equity to Asset 0.34
ESLT's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
61% of the 189 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 0.37 vs. ESLT: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.19  Med: 0.31 Max: 0.47
Current: 0.34
0.19
0.47
Interest Coverage 18.19
ESLT's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
58% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 12.14 vs. ESLT: 18.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 4.12  Med: 10.45 Max: 103.81
Current: 18.19
4.12
103.81
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 1.90
M-Score: -2.61
WACC vs ROIC
2.38%
13.31%
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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 8.24
ESLT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 5.61 vs. ESLT: 8.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -2.16  Med: 7.03 Max: 9.44
Current: 8.24
-2.16
9.44
Net-margin (%) 5.57
ESLT's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. ESLT: 5.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -3.47  Med: 5.78 Max: 7.74
Current: 5.57
-3.47
7.74
ROE (%) 13.40
ESLT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 4.78 vs. ESLT: 13.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
ESLT' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -7.81  Med: 15.10 Max: 32.41
Current: 13.4
-7.81
32.41
ROA (%) 4.22
ESLT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. ESLT: 4.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
ESLT' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -3.2  Med: 4.73 Max: 8.24
Current: 4.22
-3.2
8.24
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 26.99
ESLT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 8.92 vs. ESLT: 26.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
ESLT' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -4.86  Med: 26.00 Max: 149.05
Current: 26.99
-4.86
149.05
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 2.00
ESLT's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. ESLT: 2.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 1.2  Med: 7.05 Max: 33.9
Current: 2
1.2
33.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 7.40
ESLT's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 133 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. ESLT: 7.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ESLT' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -36.6  Med: 10.80 Max: 79
Current: 7.4
-36.6
79
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 20.20
ESLT's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. ESLT: 20.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ESLT' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -21.5  Med: 9.15 Max: 83
Current: 20.2
-21.5
83
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 19.39
ESLT's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
54% of the 134 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 20.40 vs. ESLT: 19.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
ESLT' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 7.96  Med: 15.34 Max: 35.11
Current: 19.39
7.96
35.11
PE(NRI) 19.40
ESLT's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
53% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 20.40 vs. ESLT: 19.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
ESLT' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 7.96  Med: 15.04 Max: 35.03
Current: 19.4
7.96
35.03
P/B 2.49
ESLT's P/B is ranked lower than
58% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. ESLT: 2.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
ESLT' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.36  Med: 2.29 Max: 4.97
Current: 2.49
1.36
4.97
P/S 1.08
ESLT's P/S is ranked higher than
52% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. ESLT: 1.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
ESLT' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.45  Med: 0.89 Max: 1.35
Current: 1.08
0.45
1.35
PFCF 17.78
ESLT's PFCF is ranked higher than
50% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 17.78 vs. ESLT: 17.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
ESLT' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 6.23  Med: 20.84 Max: 217.08
Current: 17.78
6.23
217.08
POCF 11.75
ESLT's POCF is ranked higher than
51% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 11.84 vs. ESLT: 11.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
ESLT' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 4.54  Med: 9.99 Max: 22.21
Current: 11.75
4.54
22.21
EV-to-EBIT 14.29
ESLT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
59% of the 142 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 16.08 vs. ESLT: 14.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
ESLT' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.7  Med: 13.60 Max: 27.1
Current: 14.29
6.7
27.1
Shiller P/E 18.80
ESLT's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
66% of the 118 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 22.58 vs. ESLT: 18.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 8.24  Med: 21.34 Max: 44.96
Current: 18.8
8.24
44.96
Current Ratio 1.42
ESLT's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 191 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. ESLT: 1.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.09  Med: 1.29 Max: 1.98
Current: 1.42
1.09
1.98
Quick Ratio 0.84
ESLT's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
65% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. ESLT: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.62  Med: 0.82 Max: 1.24
Current: 0.84
0.62
1.24
Days Inventory 145.30
ESLT's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
66% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 110.89 vs. ESLT: 145.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 75.08  Med: 116.06 Max: 139.01
Current: 145.3
75.08
139.01
Days Sales Outstanding 127.18
ESLT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
81% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 63.53 vs. ESLT: 127.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 56.29  Med: 80.92 Max: 127.44
Current: 127.18
56.29
127.44

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.81
ESLT's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
52% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 7.37 vs. ESLT: 1.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.91  Med: 2.11 Max: 4.36
Current: 1.81
0.91
4.36
Dividend Payout 0.34
ESLT's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
60% of the 134 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ESLT: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.28 Max: 0.78
Current: 0.34
0.04
0.78
Dividend growth (3y) -4.40
ESLT's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked lower than
67% of the 81 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. ESLT: -4.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend growth (3y) only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -13  Med: 15.85 Max: 204.3
Current: -4.4
-13
204.3
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.32
ESLT's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
73% of the 251 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 2.73 vs. ESLT: 1.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.67  Med: 1.55 Max: 3.2
Current: 1.32
0.67
3.2
Share Buyback Rate 0.40
ESLT's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
77% of the 134 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: -1.20 vs. ESLT: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0.7  Med: -1.10 Max: -14.7
Current: 0.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 4.85
ESLT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
68% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 2.38 vs. ESLT: 4.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.49  Med: 3.16 Max: 90.65
Current: 4.85
1.49
90.65
Price/Projected FCF 1.68
ESLT's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
58% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. ESLT: 1.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.9  Med: 1.34 Max: 2.46
Current: 1.68
0.9
2.46
Price/Median PS Value 1.21
ESLT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
55% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. ESLT: 1.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.56  Med: 0.98 Max: 1.43
Current: 1.21
0.56
1.43
Price/Graham Number 2.01
ESLT's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
56% of the 104 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. ESLT: 2.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.91  Med: 1.63 Max: 7.86
Current: 2.01
0.91
7.86
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 7.00
ESLT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 189 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. ESLT: 7.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 3.7  Med: 7.35 Max: 14.9
Current: 7
3.7
14.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 6.35
ESLT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 120 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 5.98 vs. ESLT: 6.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
ESLT' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -5.8  Med: 14.05 Max: 47.7
Current: 6.35
-5.8
47.7

Business Description

Industry: Aerospace & Defense » Aerospace & Defense
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Traded in other countries:ESLT.Israel, EB2.Germany,
Elbit Systems Ltd was incorporated in Israel in 1996. It is an international defense Electronics Company engaged in a wide range of programs throughout the world. The Company operates primarily in the defense and homeland security arenas. The Company also operates in the areas of aerospace, land and naval systems, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR), unmanned aircraft systems, advanced electro-optics, electro-optic space systems, electronic warfare (EW) suites, airborne warning systems, electronic intelligence systems, data links, artillery systems, military communications systems and radios. The Company also focuses on upgrading of existing military platforms and developing new technologies for defense, homeland security and commercial aviation applications. In addition, Company also provide a range of support services. The Company's activities include; military aircraft and helicopter systems; helmet mounted systems; commercial aviation systems and aerostructures; unmanned aircraft systems; land vehicle systems; electro-optic and countermeasures systems; homeland security systems; EW and signal intelligence systems; and various commercial activities. The Company tailors and adapts its technologies, integration skills, market knowledge and operationally-proven systems to each customer's individual requirements in both existing and new platforms. It provides customers with cost-effective solutions, and customers are able to improve their technological and operational capabilities within limited budgets. The Company is experienced in providing systems of systems, which enables to provide overall solutions in a range of areas to meet customer's comprehensive defense and security needs. It also operates as a multi-domestic, global - local (GloCal) organization in order to meet the needs of customers around the world. The Company faces competition based on product and program performance, price, reputation, reliability, life cycle costs, overall value to the customer and responsiveness to customer requirements. Its Competitors include Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Raytheon, BAE Systems, Rockwell Collins, L-3 Communications, Thales, Airbus, Finmeccanica, Saab, Harris, Textron, FLIR Systems, Rhode and Schwartz, Rheinmetall, Kongsberg and Safran. The Company is required to comply with specific government contracting rules and regulations relating to cost accounting, anti-bribery, procurement integrity and others, which increase performance and compliance costs.
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