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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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Cash-to-Debt 0.82
NYSE:KEYS's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
62% of the 2063 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. NYSE:KEYS: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
NYSE:KEYS' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.44  Med: 0.91 Max: N/A
Current: 0.82
Equity-to-Asset 0.43
NYSE:KEYS's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
72% of the 2034 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. NYSE:KEYS: 0.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
NYSE:KEYS' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 0.4 Max: 0.63
Current: 0.43
0.25
0.63
Interest Coverage 10.00
NYSE:KEYS's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
72% of the 1948 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 47.59 vs. NYSE:KEYS: 10.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:KEYS' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.64  Med: 5078.17 Max: No Debt
Current: 10
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 3.65
Beneish M-Score: -2.47
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 % 16.08
NYSE:KEYS's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
91% of the 2043 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 3.59 vs. NYSE:KEYS: 16.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
NYSE:KEYS' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.91  Med: 16.58 Max: 22.23
Current: 16.08
13.91
22.23
Net Margin % 13.00
NYSE:KEYS's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
89% of the 2045 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 2.73 vs. NYSE:KEYS: 13.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
NYSE:KEYS' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.48  Med: 16.89 Max: 25.37
Current: 13
11.48
25.37
ROE % 24.87
NYSE:KEYS's ROE % is ranked higher than
94% of the 2014 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 5.09 vs. NYSE:KEYS: 24.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
NYSE:KEYS' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.8  Med: 38.93 Max: 128.89
Current: 24.87
23.8
128.89
ROA % 10.28
NYSE:KEYS's ROA % is ranked higher than
89% of the 2068 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 2.73 vs. NYSE:KEYS: 10.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
NYSE:KEYS' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.16  Med: 15.65 Max: 78.86
Current: 10.28
9.16
78.86
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 50.07
NYSE:KEYS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
91% of the 2062 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 10.01 vs. NYSE:KEYS: 50.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
NYSE:KEYS' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 44.24  Med: 56.55 Max: 167.45
Current: 50.07
44.24
167.45
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -0.60
NYSE:KEYS's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
58% of the 1942 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. NYSE:KEYS: -0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
NYSE:KEYS' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -5.6 Max: -0.6
Current: -0.6
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -2.80
NYSE:KEYS's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
67% of the 1571 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. NYSE:KEYS: -2.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
NYSE:KEYS' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -13.7 Max: -2.8
Current: -2.8
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -10.70
NYSE:KEYS's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
71% of the 1415 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. NYSE:KEYS: -10.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
NYSE:KEYS' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -15.9 Max: -10.7
Current: -10.7
GuruFocus has detected 2 Warning Signs with Keysight Technologies Inc $NYSE:KEYS.
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-05-16 Est.)


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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

KEYS Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Zeke Ashton 40,000 sh (New)
Richard Snow 1,496,615 sh (+279.50%)
Michael Price 150,000 sh (+150.00%)
David Dreman 1,027 sh (+125.22%)
Paul Tudor Jones 37,584 sh (+84.51%)
Jeremy Grantham 240,000 sh (+60.00%)
Robert Olstein 569,450 sh (+19.63%)
Diamond Hill Capital 645,435 sh (+15.21%)
PRIMECAP Management 6,841,577 sh (+13.39%)
Chris Davis 14,117 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 542,000 sh (-29.18%)
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Q2 2016

KEYS Guru Trades in Q2 2016

David Dreman 1,960 sh (+90.85%)
Richard Snow 2,005,535 sh (+34.00%)
Michael Price 200,000 sh (+33.33%)
Paul Tudor Jones 45,813 sh (+21.89%)
Jim Simons 644,800 sh (+18.97%)
Diamond Hill Capital 687,641 sh (+6.54%)
PRIMECAP Management 6,874,777 sh (+0.49%)
Chris Davis Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Zeke Ashton Sold Out
Robert Olstein 547,145 sh (-3.92%)
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Q3 2016

KEYS Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Richard Snow 2,626,254 sh (+30.95%)
Diamond Hill Capital 761,681 sh (+10.77%)
David Dreman 1,960 sh (unchged)
Michael Price 200,000 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management 6,729,227 sh (-2.12%)
Robert Olstein 497,975 sh (-8.99%)
Paul Tudor Jones 35,288 sh (-22.97%)
Jim Simons 467,100 sh (-27.56%)
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Q4 2016

KEYS Guru Trades in Q4 2016

John Rogers 3,320,024 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 159,215 sh (New)
David Dreman 12,660 sh (+545.92%)
Michael Price 200,000 sh (unchged)
Diamond Hill Capital 758,083 sh (-0.47%)
PRIMECAP Management 5,605,844 sh (-16.69%)
Paul Tudor Jones 27,747 sh (-21.37%)
Robert Olstein 372,115 sh (-25.27%)
Richard Snow 1,898,200 sh (-27.72%)
Jim Simons 130,000 sh (-72.17%)
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Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Scientific & Technical Instruments    NAICS: 334513    SIC: 3823
Compare:NYSE:BMI » details
Traded in other countries:1KT.Germany,
Keysight Technologies Inc is a measurement company providing core electronic design and test solutions to communications and electronics industries. It provides electronic measurement instruments and systems and related software, software design tools.

Keysight Technologies Inc was incorporated in Delaware on December 6, 2013. The Company is a measurement company providing core electronic design and test solutions to communications and electronics industries. It provides electronic measurement instruments and systems and related software, software design tools, and related services that are used in the design, development, manufacture, installation, deployment and operation of electronics equipment. Related services include start-up assistance, instrument productivity, application services and instrument calibration and repair. It also offers customization, consulting and optimization services throughout the customer's product lifecycle. The Company reorganized its business into three operating segments, Communications Solutions Group, Electronic Industrial Solutions Group and Services Solutions Group. The Communications Solutions Group serves customers spanning the commercial communications end market, which includes internet infrastructure, and the aerospace, defense and government end market. It provides electronic design and test software, instruments, and systems used in the simulation, design, validation, manufacturing, installation and optimization of electronic equipment. The Electronic Industrial Solutions Group provides test and measurement solutions across a broad set of electronic industrial end markets, focusing on high-growth applications in the automotive and energy industry and measurement solutions for semiconductor design and manufacturing, consumer electronics, education and general electronics manufacturing. The Services Solutions Group provides repair, calibration and consulting services, and remarkets used Keysight equipment. In addition, its global team of experts provides startup assistance, consulting, optimization and application support across all of our end markets.

Ratios

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PE Ratio 16.62
KEYS's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 1813 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 21.18 vs. KEYS: 16.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
KEYS' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.5  Med: 16.23 Max: 38.17
Current: 16.62
7.5
38.17
Forward PE Ratio 18.83
KEYS's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 168 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 17.76 vs. KEYS: 18.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 16.62
KEYS's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
61% of the 1657 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 21.31 vs. KEYS: 16.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
KEYS' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.5  Med: 16.25 Max: 38.36
Current: 16.62
7.5
38.36
PB Ratio 3.82
KEYS's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
81% of the 2262 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. KEYS: 3.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
KEYS' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.75  Med: 4 Max: 7.64
Current: 3.82
2.75
7.64
PS Ratio 2.18
KEYS's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
73% of the 2255 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. KEYS: 2.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
KEYS' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.32  Med: 1.87 Max: 2.3
Current: 2.18
1.32
2.3
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 17.92
KEYS's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
55% of the 1039 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 15.83 vs. KEYS: 17.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
KEYS' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.07  Med: 16.65 Max: 21.27
Current: 17.92
10.07
21.27
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 14.84
KEYS's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
63% of the 1249 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 11.00 vs. KEYS: 14.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
KEYS' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.83  Med: 12.49 Max: 15.82
Current: 14.84
8.83
15.82
EV-to-EBIT 13.52
KEYS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
56% of the 1871 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 14.83 vs. KEYS: 13.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
KEYS' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.9  Med: 13 Max: 16.7
Current: 13.52
9.9
16.7
EV-to-EBITDA 10.59
KEYS's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
52% of the 2052 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 11.11 vs. KEYS: 10.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
KEYS' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.9  Med: 10.45 Max: 12.6
Current: 10.59
7.9
12.6
Current Ratio 3.24
KEYS's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 1982 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. KEYS: 3.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
KEYS' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.63  Med: 2.68 Max: 3.24
Current: 3.24
1.63
3.24
Quick Ratio 2.44
KEYS's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 1982 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. KEYS: 2.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
KEYS' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.77  Med: 1.92 Max: 2.44
Current: 2.44
0.77
2.44
Days Inventory 135.45
KEYS's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
84% of the 1988 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 71.15 vs. KEYS: 135.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
KEYS' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 60.07  Med: 138.99 Max: 141.66
Current: 135.45
60.07
141.66
Days Sales Outstanding 49.32
KEYS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
77% of the 1669 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 76.04 vs. KEYS: 49.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
KEYS' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 42.97  Med: 44.43 Max: 54.66
Current: 49.32
42.97
54.66
Days Payable 48.78
KEYS's Days Payable is ranked lower than
60% of the 1607 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 58.64 vs. KEYS: 48.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
KEYS' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 37.8  Med: 48.09 Max: 60.11
Current: 48.78
37.8
60.11

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.50
KEYS's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 1287 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: -1.70 vs. KEYS: -0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
KEYS' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.6  Med: -0.5 Max: 0
Current: -0.5
-0.6
0

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Tangible-Book 8.62
KEYS's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
90% of the 2195 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. KEYS: 8.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
KEYS' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.16  Med: 8.82 Max: 15.8
Current: 8.62
7.16
15.8
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.16
KEYS's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
60% of the 2091 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. KEYS: 1.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
KEYS' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 0.99 Max: 1.17
Current: 1.16
0.75
1.17
Price-to-Graham-Number 2.52
KEYS's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
74% of the 1488 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. KEYS: 2.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
KEYS' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.76  Med: 2.63 Max: 4.44
Current: 2.52
1.76
4.44
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 7.42
KEYS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
68% of the 2514 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 4.35 vs. KEYS: 7.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
KEYS' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6  Med: 7.7 Max: 10.1
Current: 7.42
6
10.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,923
EPS (TTM) $ 2.21
Short Percentage of Float0.45%
52-Week Range $25.49 - 39.36
Shares Outstanding (Mil)171.56

Analyst Estimate

Oct17 Oct18
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 1.94 2.61
EPS without NRI ($) 1.94 2.61
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
John Rogers Comments on Keysight Technologies Jan 20 2017 
John Rogers' Ariel Fund 4th Quarter Commentary Jan 20 2017 
John Rogers' Ariel Appreciation Fund 4th Quarter Commentary Jan 20 2017 
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Zeke Ashton Sells 13 Stakes in 4th Quarter Mar 08 2016 
Fundamentals-Focused Investor Richard Snow's Top 5 New Stocks Feb 11 2016 
Zeke Ashton Raises Several Stakes in 3rd Quarter Jan 11 2016 
Michael Price Buys Shares in Plains GP Holdings, MSB Financial, Boardwalk Pipeline Partners Dec 30 2015 
Robert Olstein Adds to Stake in Keysight Technologies Aug 18 2015 
Zeke Ashton Makes Nine New Buys in First Quarter Jun 17 2015 

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