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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 2.89
FCEL's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
91% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.13 vs. FCEL: 2.89 )
FCEL' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.75   Max: 192.54
Current: 2.89

0.75
192.54
Equity to Asset 0.38
FCEL's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
79% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. FCEL: 0.38 )
FCEL' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.07   Max: 0.96
Current: 0.38

-0.07
0.96
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: -1.70
M-Score: -2.37
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 : 2/10

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Operating margin (%) -15.15
FCEL's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 11.04 vs. FCEL: -15.15 )
FCEL' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -285.61   Max: 1.36
Current: -15.15

-285.61
1.36
Net-margin (%) -21.15
FCEL's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 5.48 vs. FCEL: -21.15 )
FCEL' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -275.42   Max: 1.7
Current: -21.15

-275.42
1.7
ROE (%) -74.64
FCEL's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 191 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 3.53 vs. FCEL: -74.64 )
FCEL' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -6709.83   Max: 3.8
Current: -74.64

-6709.83
3.8
ROA (%) -15.20
FCEL's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. FCEL: -15.20 )
FCEL' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -42.56   Max: 2.11
Current: -15.2

-42.56
2.11
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -47.21
FCEL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. FCEL: -47.21 )
FCEL' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -221.35   Max: 7.92
Current: -47.21

-221.35
7.92
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -9.40
FCEL's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. FCEL: -9.40 )
FCEL' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -26.8   Max: 32.6
Current: -9.4

-26.8
32.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -22.40
FCEL's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 138 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 7.80 vs. FCEL: -22.40 )
FCEL' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -41.1   Max: 158.2
Current: -22.4

-41.1
158.2
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -28.80
FCEL's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 105 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 10.50 vs. FCEL: -28.80 )
FCEL' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -38.5   Max: 215
Current: -28.8

-38.5
215
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FCEL Guru Trades in Q2 2012

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Q2 2014

FCEL Guru Trades in Q2 2014

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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
FCELB555.000.00

Ratios

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P/B 11.60
FCEL's P/B is ranked higher than
62% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. FCEL: 11.60 )
FCEL' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.25   Max: 147.5
Current: 11.6

1.25
147.5
P/S 2.20
FCEL's P/S is ranked higher than
78% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.25 vs. FCEL: 2.20 )
FCEL' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.86   Max: 28.59
Current: 2.2

0.86
28.59
EV-to-EBIT -17.07
FCEL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
58% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 32.26 vs. FCEL: -17.07 )
FCEL' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -27.8   Max: -0.9
Current: -17.07

-27.8
-0.9
Current Ratio 3.32
FCEL's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
96% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. FCEL: 3.32 )
FCEL' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.16   Max: 22.16
Current: 3.32

1.16
22.16
Quick Ratio 2.41
FCEL's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. FCEL: 2.41 )
FCEL' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 21.67
Current: 2.41

0.81
21.67

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 18.10
FCEL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
68% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.04 vs. FCEL: 18.10 )
FCEL' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.83   Max: 20.33
Current: 18.1

0.83
20.33
Price/Median PS Value 0.70
FCEL's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
88% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. FCEL: 0.70 )
FCEL' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 18.32
Current: 0.7

0.31
18.32
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -5.90
FCEL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
59% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. FCEL: -5.90 )
FCEL' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: -5.9   Max: 0
Current: -5.9

-5.9
0

Business Description

Industry: Utilities - Independent Power Producers » Utilities - Independent Power Producers
Compare:UTX, MMM, ARG, AP, EMR » details
Traded in other countries:FCELB.USA, FEY.Germany,
Fuelcell Energy Inc was founded in Connecticut in 1969 and became a publicly traded company in 1992. The Company reincorporated in Delaware in 1999 and began selling commercialized fuel cell power plants in 2003. The Company is an integrated fuel cell company. It designs, manufactures, sells, installs, operates and services ultra-clean, efficient stationary fuel cell power plants for distributed baseload power generation. Its power plants offers scalable on-site power and utility grid support, helping customers solve their energy, environmental and business challenges. The Companys plants are operating in more than 50 locations and have generated more than 1.5 billion kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity, which is equivalent to powering more than 135,000 average size U.S. homes for one year. Its installed base and steadily growing backlog exceeds 300 megawatts (MW). The Companys customer base includes electric utility companies, municipalities, universities, government entities and businesses in a variety of commercial and industrial enterprises. The Company services two markets: ultra-clean power (fuel cells operating on clean natural gas) and renewable power (fuel cells operating on renewable biogas). Its geographic markets are South Korea and the United States and it is pursuing expanding opportunities in Asia, Europe, and Canada. The Companys products are subject to various federal, provincial, state and local laws and regulations relating to, among other things, land use, safe working conditions, handling and disposal of hazardous and potentially hazardous substances and emissions of pollutants into the atmosphere.
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