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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 : 6/10

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Cash to Debt 0.03
HDSN's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
69% of the 236 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. HDSN: 0.03 )
HDSN' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 2.75
Current: 0.03

0.02
2.75
Equity to Asset 0.54
HDSN's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
69% of the 236 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. HDSN: 0.54 )
HDSN' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 0.85
Current: 0.54

0.18
0.85
F-Score: 1
Z-Score: 2.30
M-Score: -18.00
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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Operating margin (%) -14.47
HDSN's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.93 vs. HDSN: -14.47 )
HDSN' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -21.83   Max: 26.36
Current: -14.47

-21.83
26.36
Net-margin (%) -9.96
HDSN's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. HDSN: -9.96 )
HDSN' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -71.18   Max: 22.68
Current: -9.96

-71.18
22.68
ROE (%) -20.80
HDSN's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 236 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 7.04 vs. HDSN: -20.80 )
HDSN' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -258.73   Max: 52.49
Current: -20.8

-258.73
52.49
ROA (%) -11.16
HDSN's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.95 vs. HDSN: -11.16 )
HDSN' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -130.4   Max: 22.37
Current: -11.16

-130.4
22.37
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -20.45
HDSN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
69% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 16.15 vs. HDSN: -20.45 )
HDSN' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -59.52   Max: 36.37
Current: -20.45

-59.52
36.37
Revenue Growth (%) 14.60
HDSN's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. HDSN: 14.60 )
HDSN' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -44.9   Max: 63.9
Current: 14.6

-44.9
63.9
» HDSN's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

HDSN Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Scott Black 39,773 sh (New)
Jim Simons 146,000 sh (-0.61%)
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Q2 2013

HDSN Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Chuck Royce 1,059,700 sh (New)
Scott Black 39,773 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 90,400 sh (-38.08%)
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Q3 2013

HDSN Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Chuck Royce 1,253,404 sh (+18.28%)
Scott Black Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q4 2013

HDSN Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Chuck Royce 777,604 sh (-37.96%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with HDSN

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Scott Black 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.02%$1.78 - $2.8 $ 3.0342%0
Scott Black 2013-03-31 New Buy0.02%$3.64 - $4.96 $ 3.03-26%39773
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Ratios

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P/B 2.60
HDSN's P/B is ranked lower than
66% of the 227 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. HDSN: 2.60 )
HDSN' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.25   Max: 15.82
Current: 2.6

1.25
15.82
P/S 1.30
HDSN's P/S is ranked lower than
72% of the 239 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. HDSN: 1.30 )
HDSN' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 4.64
Current: 1.3

0.23
4.64
EV-to-EBIT 9.60
HDSN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
71% of the 215 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 14.30 vs. HDSN: 9.60 )
HDSN' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 5.3   Max: 316.9
Current: 9.6

5.3
316.9
Shiller P/E 30.50
HDSN's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
55% of the 103 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 22.42 vs. HDSN: 30.50 )
HDSN' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 12   Max: 64
Current: 30.5

12
64

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 2.70
HDSN's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
66% of the 218 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. HDSN: 2.70 )
HDSN' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.49   Max: 8.24
Current: 2.7

1.49
8.24
Price/Median PS Value 1.20
HDSN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
56% of the 225 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. HDSN: 1.20 )
HDSN' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.19   Max: 5.61
Current: 1.2

0.19
5.61
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 10.40
HDSN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
74% of the 223 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. HDSN: 10.40 )
HDSN' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 18.9
Current: 10.4

0.3
18.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -0.64
HDSN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
54% of the 151 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 6.71 vs. HDSN: -0.64 )
HDSN' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -71.6   Max: -0.5
Current: -0.64

-71.6
-0.5

Business Description

Industry: Industrial Distribution » Industrial Distribution
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Traded in other countries:HT4.Germany
Hudson Technologies, Inc. incorporated under the laws of New York on January 11, 1991. The Company is a refrigerant services company providing innovative solutions to recurring problems within the refrigeration industry. The Company's products and services are mainly used in commercial air conditioning, industrial processing and refrigeration systems, including refrigerant sales, refrigerant management services consisting mainly of reclamation of refrigerants and RefrigerantSide Services performed at a customer's site, consisting of system decontamination to remove moisture, oils and other contaminants. In addition, RefrigerantSide Services include predictive and diagnostic services for industrial and commercial refrigeration applications, which are designed to predict potential catastrophic problems and identify inefficiencies in an operating system. The Company's Chiller Chemistry, Chill Smart, Fluid Chemistry and Performance Optimization, are predictive and diagnostic service offerings. The Company's Chiller Chemistry offering integrates several fluid tests of an operating system and the corresponding laboratory results into an engineering report providing its customers with an understanding of the current condition of the fluids, the cause for any abnormal findings and the potential consequences if the abnormal findings are not remediated. Fluid Chemistry, an abbreviated version of the Company's Chiller Chemistry offering, is designed to quickly identify systems that require further examination. The Company provides its services to commercial, industrial and governmental customers, as well as to refrigerant wholesalers, distributors, contractors and to refrigeration equipment manufacturers. Agreements with larger customers generally provide for standardized pricing for specified services. Marketing programs are conducted through the efforts of the Company's executive officers, Company sales personnel, and third parties. The Company competes with numerous regional and national companies that market reclaimed and virgin refrigerants and provide refrigerant reclamation services. The business of refrigerant sales, reclamation and management is subject to extensive, stringent and frequently changing federal, state and local laws and substantial regulation under these laws by governmental agencies, including the EPA, the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the United States Department of Transportation.

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