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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 : 3/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 443.45
FSYS's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
94% of the 1361 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. FSYS: 443.45 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 443.45
Current: 443.45

0.04
443.45
Equity to Asset 0.73
FSYS's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
90% of the 1363 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. FSYS: 0.73 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 0.77
Current: 0.73

0.46
0.77
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 2.37
M-Score: -4.17
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 : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -15.99
FSYS's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 1372 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 5.56 vs. FSYS: -15.99 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -15.99   Max: 17.75
Current: -15.99

-15.99
17.75
Net-margin (%) -15.75
FSYS's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 1372 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 4.43 vs. FSYS: -15.75 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -40.24   Max: 11.02
Current: -15.75

-40.24
11.02
ROE (%) -19.26
FSYS's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 1357 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 10.02 vs. FSYS: -19.26 )
FSYS' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -34.56   Max: 27.33
Current: -19.26

-34.56
27.33
ROA (%) -14.44
FSYS's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 1379 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 4.48 vs. FSYS: -14.44 )
FSYS' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -22.31   Max: 15.72
Current: -14.44

-22.31
15.72
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -34.87
FSYS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 1377 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 14.51 vs. FSYS: -34.87 )
FSYS' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -36.29   Max: 68.54
Current: -34.87

-36.29
68.54
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -6.90
FSYS's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 1168 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. FSYS: -6.90 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -23.5   Max: 23.3
Current: -6.9

-23.5
23.3
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

FSYS Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Chuck Royce 816,471 sh (+11.07%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Ronald Muhlenkamp Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
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Q2 2014

FSYS Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 120,322 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 781,200 sh (-4.32%)
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Q3 2014

FSYS Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Chuck Royce 941,900 sh (+20.57%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q4 2014

FSYS Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 10,700 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 1,167,700 sh (+23.97%)
Chuck Royce 1,167,700 sh (+23.97%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 333.33
FSYS's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
63% of the 1429 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 21.69 vs. FSYS: 333.33 )
N/A
P/B 0.90
FSYS's P/B is ranked higher than
80% of the 1429 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.73 vs. FSYS: 0.90 )
FSYS' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 5.64
Current: 0.9

0.63
5.64
P/S 0.64
FSYS's P/S is ranked higher than
66% of the 1429 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. FSYS: 0.64 )
FSYS' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 2.63
Current: 0.64

0.45
2.63
PFCF 47.80
FSYS's PFCF is ranked higher than
71% of the 1429 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 190.00 vs. FSYS: 47.80 )
FSYS' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 4.08   Max: 161.14
Current: 47.8

4.08
161.14
POCF 11.81
FSYS's POCF is ranked higher than
70% of the 1429 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 11.50 vs. FSYS: 11.81 )
FSYS' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 3.51   Max: 630
Current: 11.81

3.51
630
EV-to-EBIT -2.23
FSYS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
57% of the 1429 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 15.86 vs. FSYS: -2.23 )
FSYS' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -59.2   Max: 181.4
Current: -2.23

-59.2
181.4
Shiller P/E 27.70
FSYS's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
75% of the 1429 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 40.92 vs. FSYS: 27.70 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 9.58   Max: 131.32
Current: 27.7

9.58
131.32
Current Ratio 3.17
FSYS's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 1371 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. FSYS: 3.17 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.52   Max: 3.4
Current: 3.17

1.52
3.4
Quick Ratio 2.17
FSYS's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 1371 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. FSYS: 2.17 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.92   Max: 2.3
Current: 2.17

0.92
2.3
Days Inventory 126.03
FSYS's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
52% of the 1429 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 57.72 vs. FSYS: 126.03 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 59.52   Max: 237.16
Current: 126.03

59.52
237.16
Days Sales Outstanding 50.53
FSYS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
80% of the 1429 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 67.02 vs. FSYS: 50.53 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 43.61   Max: 110.87
Current: 50.53

43.61
110.87

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 51.60
FSYS's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
93% of the 1429 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FSYS: 51.60 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 117.52   Max: 117.52
Current: 51.6

Price/Net Current Asset Value 2.70
FSYS's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
99% of the 1429 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. FSYS: 2.70 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.44   Max: 1744
Current: 2.7

1.44
1744
Price/Tangible Book 1.00
FSYS's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
82% of the 1429 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. FSYS: 1.00 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.76   Max: 6.07
Current: 1

0.76
6.07
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.70
FSYS's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1429 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. FSYS: 0.70 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.72   Max: 28.67
Current: 0.7

0.72
28.67
Price/Median PS Value 0.70
FSYS's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 1429 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. FSYS: 0.70 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.52   Max: 1.71
Current: 0.7

0.52
1.71
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -44.90
FSYS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
66% of the 1370 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. FSYS: -44.90 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: -44.9   Max: 30.7
Current: -44.9

-44.9
30.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -47.44
FSYS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
53% of the 935 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 7.52 vs. FSYS: -47.44 )
FSYS' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -56.6   Max: 51.5
Current: -47.44

-56.6
51.5

Business Description

Industry: Autos » Auto Parts
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Traded in other countries:IT2A.Germany,
Fuel Systems Solutions Inc was incorporated in 1985. The Company designs, manufactures and supplies alternative fuel components and systems for use in the transportation and industrial markets. The Company is directly involved in two markets: automotive and industrial. Automobile manufacturers, taxi companies, transit and shuttle bus companies and delivery fleets are active customers for its transportation products. Manufacturers of industrial mobile and power generation equipment, stationary engines, and heavy duty trucks and buses are active customers for its industrial products. We offer an array of components, systems and fully integrated solutions for our customers, including: fuel delivery—pressure regulators, fuel injectors, flow control valves and other components designed to control the pressure, flow and/or metering of gaseous fuels; electronic controls—solid-state components and proprietary software that monitor and optimize fuel pressure and flow to meet manufacturers' engine requirements; gaseous fueled internal combustion engines—engines manufactured by OEMs that are integrated with our fuel delivery and electronic controls; systems integration—systems integration support to integrate the gaseous fuel storage, fuel delivery and/or electronic control components and sub-systems to meet OEM and aftermarket requirements; auxiliary power systems—fully integrated auxiliary power systems for truck and diesel locomotives; and natural gas compressors—natural gas compressors and refueling systems for light and heavy duty refueling applications. Beginning with the second quarter of 2012, in an effort to more properly align structure and business activities, management reorganized operations into two new operating segments, FSS Industrial and FSS Automotive. Our FSS Industrial operations consist of our industrial mobile and stationary and APU, and the heavy duty commercial transportation operations. Our FSS Automotive operations consist of the company's passenger and light duty commercial transportation, automotive aftermarket, and transportation infrastructure operations, as well as the US Automotive unit. Its products include gaseous fuel regulators, fuel shut-off valves, fuel metering and delivery systems, complete engine systems, auxiliary power systems and electronic controls for use in internal combustion engines for the transportation, industrial and power generation markets. Its products comprises: Fuel Metering, injectors designed to operate on propane, natural gas or biogas fuels; Fuel Regulation, reduces pressure of gaseous and liquid fuels; Auxiliary Power Systems, range of auxiliary power systems products for truck and rail applications; among others. It sells its products through a network encompassing distributors and dealers in more than 60 countries and through a sales force that develops sales with distributors, OEMs and large end-users. It manufacture and assemble a majority of its products at its
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