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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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt No Debt
ISIG's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
85% of the 212 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.15 vs. ISIG: No Debt )
ISIG' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: -0.33   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

-0.33
No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.84
ISIG's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
94% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. ISIG: 0.84 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 0.84
Current: 0.84

0.31
0.84
Interest Coverage No Debt
ISIG's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
85% of the 134 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 94.27 vs. ISIG: No Debt )
ISIG' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.85   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

0.85
9999.99
F-Score: 9
Z-Score: 6.91
M-Score: -3.02
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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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 8.64
ISIG's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.14 vs. ISIG: 8.64 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -32.18   Max: 473.7
Current: 8.64

-32.18
473.7
Net-margin (%) 4.97
ISIG's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.22 vs. ISIG: 4.97 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -39.08   Max: 296.46
Current: 4.97

-39.08
296.46
ROE (%) 5.27
ISIG's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.30 vs. ISIG: 5.27 )
ISIG' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -159.65   Max: 183.38
Current: 5.27

-159.65
183.38
ROA (%) 4.37
ISIG's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.73 vs. ISIG: 4.37 )
ISIG' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -82.93   Max: 147.68
Current: 4.37

-82.93
147.68
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 109.30
ISIG's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 34.46 vs. ISIG: 109.30 )
ISIG' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -935.96   Max: 2958.75
Current: 109.3

-935.96
2958.75
Revenue Growth (%) 5.40
ISIG's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. ISIG: 5.40 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -27.2   Max: 26
Current: 5.4

-27.2
26
EBITDA Growth (%) 48.10
ISIG's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 133 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. ISIG: 48.10 )
ISIG' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -45.5   Max: 542.7
Current: 48.1

-45.5
542.7
EPS Growth (%) -36.50
ISIG's EPS Growth (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. ISIG: -36.50 )
ISIG' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -45.7   Max: 63.6
Current: -36.5

-45.7
63.6
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 35.70
ISIG's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
70% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 48.40 vs. ISIG: 35.70 )
ISIG' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 0.64   Max: 270.59
Current: 35.7

0.64
270.59
P/B 1.40
ISIG's P/B is ranked higher than
80% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.39 vs. ISIG: 1.40 )
ISIG' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.78   Max: 13.54
Current: 1.4

0.78
13.54
P/S 1.50
ISIG's P/S is ranked higher than
62% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. ISIG: 1.50 )
ISIG' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 4.3
Current: 1.5

0.2
4.3
PFCF 13.70
ISIG's PFCF is ranked higher than
85% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 43.86 vs. ISIG: 13.70 )
ISIG' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 750
Current: 13.7

0.58
750
EV-to-EBIT 12.58
ISIG's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
79% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 25.73 vs. ISIG: 12.58 )
ISIG' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 506.4
Current: 12.58

0.1
506.4
Shiller P/E 4.90
ISIG's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
98% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ISIG: 4.90 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 2.45   Max: 630
Current: 4.9

2.45
630
Current Ratio 6.23
ISIG's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
96% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. ISIG: 6.23 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.4   Max: 6.5
Current: 6.23

1.4
6.5
Quick Ratio 6.13
ISIG's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
96% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. ISIG: 6.13 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.17   Max: 6.13
Current: 6.13

1.17
6.13

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Cash 2.50
ISIG's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
98% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ISIG: 2.50 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 1.54   Max: 150
Current: 2.5

1.54
150
Price/Net Current Asset Value 2.00
ISIG's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
99% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ISIG: 2.00 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.25   Max: 100
Current: 2

1.25
100
Price/Tangible Book 1.50
ISIG's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
89% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.79 vs. ISIG: 1.50 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.88   Max: 33.33
Current: 1.5

0.88
33.33
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.30
ISIG's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
97% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ISIG: 0.30 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 1085
Current: 0.3

0.2
1085
Price/Median PS Value 1.00
ISIG's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
80% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. ISIG: 1.00 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 4.66
Current: 1

0.22
4.66
Price/Graham Number 1.50
ISIG's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
84% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ISIG: 1.50 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.15   Max: 30
Current: 1.5

0.15
30
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 8.30
ISIG's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
69% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. ISIG: 8.30 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 30102.3
Current: 8.3

0.2
30102.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 16.40
ISIG's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
83% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.44 vs. ISIG: 16.40 )
ISIG' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -6   Max: 36.6
Current: 16.4

-6
36.6

Business Description

Industry: Advertising & Marketing Services » Marketing Services
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Insignia Systems Inc., is a Minnesota corporation. The Company markets in-store advertising products, programs and services to retailers and consumer packaged goods manufacturers. The Company's products include the Insignia Point-of-Purchase Services (POPS) in-store advertising program, thermal sign card supplies for the Company's SIGNright and Impulse systems, Stylus software and laser printable cardstock and label supplies. Since 1998, the Company has been engaged in providing in-store advertising services through the Insignia Point-Of-Purchase Services (POPS) in-store advertising program. Insignia POPS includes the Insignia POPSign program. Insignia's POPSign program is an in-store, shelf-edge, point-of-purchase advertising program that enables manufacturers to deliver product-specific messages quickly and accurately - in designs and formats that have been pre-approved and supported by participating retailers. Insignia POPSign delivers vital product selling information from manufacturers, such as product uses and features, nutritional information, advertising tag lines and product images. The brand information is combined with the retailer's store-specific prices and is displayed on the retailer's unique sign format that includes its logo and store colors. Each sign is displayed directly in front of the manufacturer's product in the participating retailer's stores. The Company's POPSign program offers special features and enhancements, such as ShapePOPS, which is an enhancement to its Color POPSigns that was developed in 2011. The Company sells its POPSign programs directly to consumer packaged goods manufacturers and to Valassis Sales and Marketing Services, Inc. (Valassis) for resale to consumer packaged goods manufacturers. POPSign programs are delivered to retailers participating in the Company's POPSign retail network and to retailers under contract with Valassis and News America Marketing In-Store, LLC (News America). The Company owns U.S. registered trademarks for Insignia Systems, Inc. (and Design), Insignia POPS, POPS Select, Insignia POPSign, Insignia ShelfPOPS, UltraColor, Stylus, Stylus Work Center, SIGNright, Impulse, DuraSign, I-Care, and Check This Out, Color POPSign, BannerPOPS and BrandPOPS. The Company faces competition from News America and Valassis, which provide at-shelf advertising and promotional signage, plus other smaller competitors.
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