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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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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.41
HE's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
84% of the 902 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.20 vs. HE: 0.41 )
HE' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: 0.68
Current: 0.41

0
0.68
Equity to Asset 0.17
HE's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
57% of the 913 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.34 vs. HE: 0.17 )
HE' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 0.35
Current: 0.17

0.1
0.35
Interest Coverage 4.18
HE's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
79% of the 556 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.47 vs. HE: 4.18 )
HE' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.46   Max: 4.18
Current: 4.18

2.46
4.18
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 0.70
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 10.19
HE's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 934 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 13.25 vs. HE: 10.19 )
HE' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 6.34   Max: 16.14
Current: 10.19

6.34
16.14
Net-margin (%) 5.37
HE's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 934 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 7.84 vs. HE: 5.37 )
HE' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 2.8   Max: 7.27
Current: 5.37

2.8
7.27
ROE (%) 10.13
HE's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 931 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 8.72 vs. HE: 10.13 )
HE' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 5.86   Max: 11.97
Current: 10.13

5.86
11.97
ROA (%) 1.68
HE's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 940 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.92 vs. HE: 1.68 )
HE' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.84   Max: 1.65
Current: 1.68

0.84
1.65
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 8.53
HE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 938 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 8.53 vs. HE: 8.53 )
HE' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 5.05   Max: 20.3
Current: 8.53

5.05
20.3
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 4.60
HE's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 817 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. HE: 4.60 )
HE' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -11   Max: 12.3
Current: 4.6

-11
12.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 2.70
HE's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 789 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. HE: 2.70 )
HE' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -6.3   Max: 7.1
Current: 2.7

-6.3
7.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 10.20
HE's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 692 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. HE: 10.20 )
HE' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -12   Max: 16
Current: 10.2

-12
16
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

HE Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 10,600 sh (+19.1%)
Mario Gabelli 50,000 sh (-9.58%)
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Q1 2014

HE Guru Trades in Q1 2014

David Dreman 353,407 sh (New)
Jim Simons 338,741 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 51,040 sh (+381.51%)
Mario Gabelli 38,000 sh (-24%)
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Q2 2014

HE Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 616,600 sh (+82.03%)
Paul Tudor Jones 58,226 sh (+14.08%)
David Dreman 346,138 sh (-2.06%)
Mario Gabelli 31,600 sh (-16.84%)
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Q3 2014

HE Guru Trades in Q3 2014

David Dreman 346,526 sh (+0.11%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 29,400 sh (-6.96%)
Paul Tudor Jones 15,700 sh (-73.04%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with HE

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
David Dreman 2014-03-31 New Buy0.69%$24.47 - $26.66 $ 32.7428%353407
Mario Gabelli 2014-03-31 Reduce -24%$24.47 - $26.66 $ 32.7428%38000
Mario Gabelli 2013-06-30 Reduce -26.69%$23.97 - $28.3 $ 32.7423%56300
Mario Gabelli 2012-06-30 Add 45.28%0.01%$24.68 - $28.74 $ 32.7422%78500
Mario Gabelli 2012-03-31 Add 248.6%0.01%$25.02 - $26.32 $ 32.7436%54033
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 19.20
HE's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
80% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 20.50 vs. HE: 19.20 )
HE' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 12.95   Max: 32.02
Current: 19.2

12.95
32.02
P/B 1.86
HE's P/B is ranked higher than
74% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. HE: 1.86 )
HE' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 2.14
Current: 1.86

0.81
2.14
P/S 1.02
HE's P/S is ranked higher than
85% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. HE: 1.02 )
HE' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 1.24
Current: 1.02

0.35
1.24
EV-to-EBIT 13.44
HE's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
88% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 18.35 vs. HE: 13.44 )
HE' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 9.4   Max: 29.4
Current: 13.44

9.4
29.4
PEG 4.06
HE's PEG is ranked higher than
85% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. HE: 4.06 )
HE' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 1.3   Max: 59.86
Current: 4.06

1.3
59.86
Shiller P/E 23.40
HE's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
82% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 24.26 vs. HE: 23.40 )
HE' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 8.96   Max: 23.56
Current: 23.4

8.96
23.56
Current Ratio 1.06
HE's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 931 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. HE: 1.06 )
HE' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.79   Max: 24.79
Current: 1.06

0.79
24.79
Quick Ratio 1.06
HE's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 931 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.93 vs. HE: 1.06 )
HE' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 24.79
Current: 1.06

0.61
24.79

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 3.79
HE's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
64% of the 825 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.16 vs. HE: 3.79 )
HE' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 3.76   Max: 9.96
Current: 3.79

3.76
9.96
Dividend Payout 0.73
HE's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
67% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.69 vs. HE: 0.73 )
HE' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 5.17
Current: 0.73

0.59
5.17
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.80
HE's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
56% of the 831 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.41 vs. HE: 3.80 )
HE' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 3.76   Max: 9.96
Current: 3.8

3.76
9.96
Share Buyback Rate -2.10
HE's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
76% of the 612 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. HE: -2.10 )
HE' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: -1.1   Max: -5.5
Current: -2.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.95
HE's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
80% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.34 vs. HE: 1.95 )
HE' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.95   Max: 2.3
Current: 1.95

0.95
2.3
Price/DCF (Projected) 15.97
HE's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
75% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.47 vs. HE: 15.97 )
HE' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.03   Max: 418
Current: 15.97

1.03
418
Price/Median PS Value 1.28
HE's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
69% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. HE: 1.28 )
HE' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.49   Max: 1.51
Current: 1.28

0.49
1.51
Price/Graham Number 1.29
HE's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
82% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. HE: 1.29 )
HE' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.82   Max: 1.75
Current: 1.29

0.82
1.75
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.40
HE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
87% of the 919 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. HE: 7.40 )
HE' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 3.4   Max: 10.6
Current: 7.4

3.4
10.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 1.83
HE's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
73% of the 673 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 4.17 vs. HE: 1.83 )
HE' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -14.2   Max: 16.3
Current: 1.83

-14.2
16.3

Business Description

Industry: Utilities - Regulated » Utilities - Regulated Electric
Compare:WR, EE, ENI, NGG, DTE » details
Traded in other countries:HWI.Germany,
Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. was incorporated in 1981 under the laws of the State of Hawaii and is a holding company with its principal subsidiaries engaged in the electric utility, banking and other businesses operating primarily in the State of Hawaii. HEI's predecessor, Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc., was incorporated under the laws of the Kingdom of Hawaii on October 13, 1891. As a result of a 1983 corporate reorganization, HECO became an HEI subsidiary. HECO and its operating subsidiaries, Maui Electric Company, Limited and Hawaii Electric Light Company, Inc., are regulated electric public utilities providing the only electric public utility service on the islands of Oahu, Maui, Lanai, Molokai and Hawaii. HECO, MECO and HELCO are regulated operating electric public utilities engaged in the production, purchase, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity on the islands of Oahu; Maui, Lanai and Molokai; and Hawaii, respectively. HECO has 138 kV transmission and 46 kV sub-transmission lines. HELCO has 69 kV transmission and 34.5 kV transmission and sub-transmission lines. MECO has 69 kV transmission and 23 kV sub-transmission lines on Maui and 34.5 kV transmission lines on Molokai. Lanai has no transmission lines and uses 12 kV lines to distribute electricity. The electric utilities' overhead and underground transmission and sub-transmission lines, as well as their distribution lines, are uninsured because the amount of insurance available is limited and the premiums are extremely high. The Company's three strategic objectives, currently, are to operate the electric utility and bank subsidiaries for long-term growth, maintain the annual dividend and increase the Company's financial flexibility by strengthening the balance sheet and maintaining credit ratings. The Company has supported state and federal energy policies which encourage the development of alternate energy sources that reduce the use of fuel oil. The Company's alternate energy sources range from wind, geothermal and hydroelectric power, to energy produced by the burning of bagasse, municipal waste and coal. The capital projects of the electric utilities may face various approval and permitting processes, including obtaining PUC approval of the project, air permits from the DOH and/or the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, land use permits from the Hawaii Board of Land and Natural Resources and land use entitlements from the applicable county. HEI and HECO were exempt from the comprehensive regulation of the SEC under the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935.
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