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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 0.01
LMIA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
55% of the 277 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. LMIA: 0.01 )
LMIA' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.01

Equity to Asset 0.29
LMIA's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
64% of the 281 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 0.39 vs. LMIA: 0.29 )
LMIA' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 0.86
Current: 0.29

0.29
0.86
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.24
M-Score: -3.38
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 (%) -14.59
LMIA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 280 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 7.34 vs. LMIA: -14.59 )
LMIA' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -11.91   Max: 17.74
Current: -14.59

-11.91
17.74
Net-margin (%) -18.09
LMIA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 280 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 5.79 vs. LMIA: -18.09 )
LMIA' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -14.18   Max: 10.98
Current: -18.09

-14.18
10.98
ROE (%) -42.99
LMIA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 270 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 12.50 vs. LMIA: -42.99 )
LMIA' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -33.89   Max: 63.1
Current: -42.99

-33.89
63.1
ROA (%) -14.23
LMIA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 280 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 4.64 vs. LMIA: -14.23 )
LMIA' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -11.6   Max: 31.55
Current: -14.23

-11.6
31.55
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -22.58
LMIA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 280 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 23.66 vs. LMIA: -22.58 )
LMIA' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -20.96   Max: 71.06
Current: -22.58

-20.96
71.06
Revenue Growth (%) 19.40
LMIA's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 264 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. LMIA: 19.40 )
LMIA' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -9.7   Max: 22.4
Current: 19.4

-9.7
22.4
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

LMIA Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Richard Snow 48,395 sh (+78.74%)
Chuck Royce 956,435 sh (+75.3%)
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Q4 2013

LMIA Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Richard Snow 92,255 sh (+90.63%)
Chuck Royce 1,055,901 sh (+10.4%)
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Q1 2014

LMIA Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jean-Marie Eveillard 15,000 sh (New)
Richard Snow 104,715 sh (+13.51%)
Chuck Royce 1,176,091 sh (+11.38%)
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Q2 2014

LMIA Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Chuck Royce 1,231,147 sh (+4.68%)
Richard Snow 109,000 sh (+4.09%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard Sold Out
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Jean-Marie Eveillard 2014-06-30 Sold Out $13.04 - $14.23 $ 12.35-10%0
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Top Ranked Articles about LMI Aerospace Inc

Guru Action in Four Aerospace Companies
Here’s an update on what the billionaire investors are doing with four aerospace companies as of the third quarter, starting with LMI Aerospace, a manufacturer of aluminum aircraft parts. As of the third quarter, LMIA is held by only two billionaire investors. LMIA’s increased production of Boeing 737 and 767 winglet modifications was expected to increase sales for the second half of 2013. Ten days ago the company reported it was having year-to-date record sales of $316.2 million. Read more...

Ratios

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P/B 1.16
LMIA's P/B is ranked higher than
89% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 2.68 vs. LMIA: 1.16 )
LMIA' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 3.58
Current: 1.16

0.27
3.58
P/S 0.39
LMIA's P/S is ranked higher than
95% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. LMIA: 0.39 )
LMIA' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 2.32
Current: 0.39

0.12
2.32
PFCF 14.70
LMIA's PFCF is ranked higher than
91% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 47.94 vs. LMIA: 14.70 )
LMIA' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.66   Max: 232.89
Current: 14.7

2.66
232.89
EV-to-EBIT -7.58
LMIA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
53% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 15.74 vs. LMIA: -7.58 )
LMIA' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.8   Max: 30.8
Current: -7.58

3.8
30.8
Shiller P/E 201.98
LMIA's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
65% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 24.36 vs. LMIA: 201.98 )
LMIA' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 8.54   Max: 524
Current: 201.98

8.54
524
Current Ratio 4.61
LMIA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
97% of the 280 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. LMIA: 4.61 )
LMIA' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.39   Max: 6.75
Current: 4.61

1.39
6.75
Quick Ratio 2.02
LMIA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 277 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. LMIA: 2.02 )
LMIA' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.51   Max: 4.25
Current: 2.02

0.51
4.25

Valuation & Return

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Price/DCF (Projected) 1.41
LMIA's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
82% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. LMIA: 1.41 )
LMIA' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.49   Max: 3.66
Current: 1.41

0.49
3.66
Price/Median PS Value 0.48
LMIA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
99% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. LMIA: 0.48 )
LMIA' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 2.66
Current: 0.48

0.03
2.66
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.70
LMIA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
74% of the 256 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. LMIA: 5.70 )
LMIA' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 3.3   Max: 26
Current: 5.7

3.3
26
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 4.21
LMIA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
73% of the 263 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 10.54 vs. LMIA: 4.21 )
LMIA' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -37.2   Max: 45.4
Current: 4.21

-37.2
45.4

Business Description

Industry: Aerospace & Defense » Aerospace & Defense
Compare:BA, ERJ, EADSY, RYCEY, HON » details
Traded in other countries:LM1.Germany
LMI Aerospace, Inc., is a provider of design engineering services, structural assemblies, kits and components to the aerospace, defense, and technology markets. The company provides an array of manufacturing capabilities and services to the commercial, corporate, regional and military aircraft and technology markets. LMI Aerospace is a supplier to aircraft original equipment manufacturers or OEMs and Tier 1 aerospace suppliers. In addition to aerospace products, it produces components and assemblies for laser equipment used by semiconductor and medical equipment manufacturers in the technology industry. The company also provides prototyping and design capabilities to customers to support new product development. LMI Aerospace operates in two business segments consisting of its Aerostructures segment and its Engineering Services segment. Through the company's Aerostructures segment, it assemble, kit, fabricate, machine, finish and integrate formed, close tolerance aluminum and specialty alloy components and sheet metal products mainly for commercial, corporate, regional and military aircraft. LMI Aerospace manufactures more than 40,000 products for integration into a variety of aircraft platforms manufactured by OEMs, and Tier 1 aerospace suppliers. The company also offers its customers services related to the design, production, assembly and distribution of aerospace components, and deliver kits of products directly to customer points of use. LMI Aerospace's Engineering Services segment, provides a complete range of design, engineering and program management services, supporting aircraft lifecycles from conceptual design, analysis and certification through production support, fleet support and service life extensions via a complete turnkey engineering solution, including: structural design and analysis; systems design and integration; tool design and fabrication; certification planning and support; logistics and fleet maintainability; program management support; and avionics and tactical software development. The company delivers an array of fabrication capabilities ranging from a single-piece component to complex, multiple-quantity orders. LMI Aerospace could bend, stretch, draw, and stamp a myriad of materials including aluminum alloys, stainless steel, titanium, hasteloy and other metals. The company organizes its manufacturing facilities by work centers focusing on a particular manufacturing process. It produces components using close-tolerance machining methods.
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