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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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 1.59
FEIM's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
66% of the 651 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. FEIM: 1.59 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: No Debt
Current: 1.59

Equity to Asset 0.72
FEIM's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
82% of the 638 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. FEIM: 0.72 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.64   Max: 0.82
Current: 0.72

0.64
0.82
Interest Coverage 31.24
FEIM's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
58% of the 397 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 179.69 vs. FEIM: 31.24 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 55.4
Current: 31.24

0.29
55.4
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 3.65
M-Score: -2.16
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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Operating margin (%) 6.50
FEIM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 646 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.76 vs. FEIM: 6.50 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -39.62   Max: 12.07
Current: 6.5

-39.62
12.07
Net-margin (%) 5.48
FEIM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 646 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.89 vs. FEIM: 5.48 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -28.1   Max: 17.56
Current: 5.48

-28.1
17.56
ROE (%) 4.70
FEIM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 639 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.37 vs. FEIM: 4.70 )
FEIM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -16.62   Max: 9.79
Current: 4.7

-16.62
9.79
ROA (%) 3.48
FEIM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 652 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.78 vs. FEIM: 3.48 )
FEIM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -12.62   Max: 7.52
Current: 3.48

-12.62
7.52
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 7.24
FEIM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 652 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 9.84 vs. FEIM: 7.24 )
FEIM' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -30.74   Max: 16.06
Current: 7.24

-30.74
16.06
Revenue Growth (%) 8.50
FEIM's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 538 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. FEIM: 8.50 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -12.6   Max: 25.9
Current: 8.5

-12.6
25.9
EBITDA Growth (%) 14.10
FEIM's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 397 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. FEIM: 14.10 )
FEIM' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -68.5   Max: 242
Current: 14.1

-68.5
242
EPS Growth (%) -13.90
FEIM's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 379 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: -1.20 vs. FEIM: -13.90 )
FEIM' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -69   Max: 306.2
Current: -13.9

-69
306.2
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

FEIM Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 158,400 sh (+7.46%)
Chuck Royce 347,566 sh (-20.94%)
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Q4 2013

FEIM Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Chuck Royce 357,566 sh (+2.88%)
Jim Simons 160,200 sh (+1.14%)
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Q1 2014

FEIM Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Mario Gabelli 11,500 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 383,456 sh (+7.24%)
Jim Simons 162,409 sh (+1.38%)
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Q2 2014

FEIM Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Mario Gabelli 13,000 sh (+13.04%)
Jim Simons 163,200 sh (+0.49%)
Chuck Royce 375,456 sh (-2.09%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with FEIM

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Mario Gabelli 2014-03-31 New Buy$10.56 - $12.38 $ 12.225%11500
Mario Gabelli 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.002%$8.09 - $10.2 $ 12.2228%0
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 26.30
FEIM's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
76% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 51.00 vs. FEIM: 26.30 )
FEIM' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 8.03   Max: 16900
Current: 26.3

8.03
16900
P/B 1.17
FEIM's P/B is ranked higher than
79% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.02 vs. FEIM: 1.17 )
FEIM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 2.24
Current: 1.17

0.25
2.24
P/S 1.45
FEIM's P/S is ranked higher than
67% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. FEIM: 1.45 )
FEIM' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 3.44
Current: 1.45

0.32
3.44
EV-to-EBIT 20.17
FEIM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
77% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 57.63 vs. FEIM: 20.17 )
FEIM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 5.7   Max: 73.8
Current: 20.17

5.7
73.8
PEG 1.10
FEIM's PEG is ranked higher than
94% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FEIM: 1.10 )
FEIM' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0   Max: 987.5
Current: 1.1

0
987.5
Shiller P/E 45.54
FEIM's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
81% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FEIM: 45.54 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 39.33   Max: 1510
Current: 45.54

39.33
1510
Current Ratio 8.35
FEIM's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
97% of the 648 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.05 vs. FEIM: 8.35 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 3.62   Max: 17.72
Current: 8.35

3.62
17.72
Quick Ratio 4.47
FEIM's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 648 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. FEIM: 4.47 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 2.67   Max: 15.13
Current: 4.47

2.67
15.13

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 6.02
FEIM's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
85% of the 699 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FEIM: 6.02 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.45   Max: 278.57
Current: 6.02

1.45
278.57
Price/Tangible Book 1.18
FEIM's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
82% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.89 vs. FEIM: 1.18 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 3.41
Current: 1.18

0.35
3.41
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.27
FEIM's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
83% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 13.68 vs. FEIM: 1.27 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 4.17
Current: 1.27

0.77
4.17
Price/Median PS Value 1.07
FEIM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
68% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. FEIM: 1.07 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 5.37
Current: 1.07

0.36
5.37
Price/Graham Number 1.16
FEIM's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
85% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. FEIM: 1.16 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 11.04
Current: 1.16

0.43
11.04
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.00
FEIM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
67% of the 574 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. FEIM: 5.00 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.4   Max: 17.5
Current: 5

1.4
17.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 2.20
FEIM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
73% of the 483 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.38 vs. FEIM: 2.20 )
FEIM' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -5.5   Max: 3.9
Current: 2.2

-5.5
3.9

Business Description

Industry: Communication Equipment » Communication Equipment
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Frequency Electronics was founded in 1961. The Company provides precision time and low phase noise frequency generation systems, from 1 Hz to 46 GHz which is employed in commercial, government, C4ISR and other military electronic systems. Its technology is used for terrestrial and space applications. The Company's products support multiple C4ISR (Command, Control, Communication, Computer, Intelligence, Security and Reconnaissance), counter measures and additional defense electronic applications for the U.S. government on land, sea and air-borne platforms. The Company operates under three reportable segments, aligned with the geographical locations of its subsidiaries: FEI-NY, Gillam-FEI; and FEI-Zyfer. Within each segment the Company designs, develops, manufactures and markets precision time and frequency control products for different markets. The Company's principal competition for space products is the in-house capability of its major customers such as the Boeing Corporation, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin and Space Systems Loral as well as a number of other firms capable of providing high-reliability microwave frequency generators.
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Frequency Electronics Inc. (FEIM) Chairman of Board of Directors, 10% Owner Joseph P Franklin sells Aug 05 2010 
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