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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 2.90
LUNA's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
60% of the 2242 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. LUNA: 2.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
LUNA' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 2.86 Max: No Debt
Current: 2.9
Equity-to-Asset 0.64
LUNA's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
63% of the 2209 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. LUNA: 0.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
LUNA' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.62  Med: 0.47 Max: 0.69
Current: 0.64
-0.62
0.69
Piotroski F-Score: 2
Altman Z-Score: 1.66
Beneish M-Score: -2.49
WACC vs ROIC
10.81%
-7.67%
WACC
ROIC
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 % -3.27
LUNA's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
80% of the 2217 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 3.96 vs. LUNA: -3.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
LUNA' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -50.46  Med: -16.99 Max: -3.27
Current: -3.27
-50.46
-3.27
Net Margin % -4.00
LUNA's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
80% of the 2219 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 3.06 vs. LUNA: -4.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
LUNA' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -59.14  Med: -4.14 Max: 28.2
Current: -4
-59.14
28.2
ROE % -6.98
LUNA's ROE % is ranked lower than
81% of the 2195 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 5.68 vs. LUNA: -6.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
LUNA' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -356.93  Med: -14.33 Max: 38.24
Current: -6.98
-356.93
38.24
ROA % -4.28
LUNA's ROA % is ranked lower than
81% of the 2247 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 2.94 vs. LUNA: -4.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
LUNA' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -73.31  Med: -6.23 Max: 25.36
Current: -4.28
-73.31
25.36
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -12.51
LUNA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
84% of the 2238 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 10.55 vs. LUNA: -12.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
LUNA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -237.9  Med: -71.13 Max: -12.51
Current: -12.51
-237.9
-12.51
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 11.80
LUNA's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
88% of the 1986 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. LUNA: 11.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
LUNA' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.3  Med: -8.6 Max: 35.5
Current: 11.8
-22.3
35.5
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -38.10
LUNA's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
90% of the 1481 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. LUNA: -38.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
LUNA' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -56.5  Med: 0.95 Max: 20.1
Current: -38.1
-56.5
20.1
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Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Scientific & Technical Instruments    NAICS: 334519    SIC: 8731
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Traded in other countries:LRD.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Luna Innovations Inc develops, manufactures & markets fiber optic sensing, test, measurement products. It provides solutions to measure, monitor, protect processes in the aerospace, automotive, energy, composite, telecommunications & defense industries.

Luna Innovations, Inc., develops, manufacture & market fiber optic test & measurement, sensing, and instrumentation products. The Company has two business segments: Products and Licensing segment and Technology Development segment.

Top Ranked Articles about Luna Innovations Inc

Luna Announces Fourth Quarter 2016 and Year-End Financial Release Date of March 16, 2017

ROANOKE, Va., March 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Luna Innovations Incorporated (NASDAQ:LUNA) announced today it will report its fourth quarter and full year financial results for the period ended December  31, 2016, in a conference call with investors. My Chung, president and chief executive officer, and Dale Messick, chief financial officer, will host the call on Thursday, March 16, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. (EDT).
The investor conference call will be available via live webcast on the Luna website at www.lunainc.com under the tab “Investor Relations.” To participate by telephone, the domestic dial-in number is 855.236.2056 and the international dial-in number is 267.753.2162. The participant access code is 84325923. Investors are advised to dial in at least five minutes prior to the call to register. The webcast will be archived on the company’s website under “Webcasts and Presentations” for 30 days following the conference call.
About Luna:
Luna Innovations Incorporated (www.lunainc.com) is a leader in optical technology, providing unique capabilities in high speed optoelectronics and high performance fiber optic test products for the telecommunications industry and distributed fiber optic sensing for the aerospace and automotive industries. Luna is organized into two business segments which work closely together to turn ideas into products: a Technology Development segment and a Products and Licensing segment. Luna’s business model is designed to accelerate the process of bringing new and innovative technologies to market
Contact Information:
Investor Contact:
Dale Messick, CFO
Luna Innovations Incorporated
Phone:1.540.769.8400
Email: [email protected]


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Ratios

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PB Ratio 1.18
LUNA's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
58% of the 2184 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. LUNA: 1.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
LUNA' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.64  Med: 1.6 Max: 5.52
Current: 1.18
0.64
5.52
PS Ratio 0.71
LUNA's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
59% of the 2190 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. LUNA: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
LUNA' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.76 Max: 2.76
Current: 0.71
0.1
2.76
EV-to-EBIT -18.96
LUNA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 2054 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 16.00 vs. LUNA: -18.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
LUNA' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -72.5  Med: -3.7 Max: 2.1
Current: -18.96
-72.5
2.1
EV-to-EBITDA 21.88
LUNA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
74% of the 2194 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 11.64 vs. LUNA: 21.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
LUNA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -431.1  Med: -2.6 Max: 75.7
Current: 21.88
-431.1
75.7
Current Ratio 2.32
LUNA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 2158 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. LUNA: 2.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LUNA' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.06  Med: 2.4 Max: 3.55
Current: 2.32
1.06
3.55
Quick Ratio 1.80
LUNA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 2158 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. LUNA: 1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LUNA' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.04  Med: 2.03 Max: 3.44
Current: 1.8
1.04
3.44
Days Inventory 82.52
LUNA's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
58% of the 2159 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 71.67 vs. LUNA: 82.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
LUNA' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.51  Med: 56.41 Max: 91.23
Current: 82.52
21.51
91.23
Days Sales Outstanding 75.82
LUNA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
52% of the 1832 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 77.75 vs. LUNA: 75.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
LUNA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 61.06  Med: 80.36 Max: 105.3
Current: 75.82
61.06
105.3
Days Payable 43.50
LUNA's Days Payable is ranked lower than
68% of the 1756 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 60.05 vs. LUNA: 43.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
LUNA' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.11  Med: 37.87 Max: 53.77
Current: 43.5
19.11
53.77

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -23.80
LUNA's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
93% of the 1305 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. LUNA: -23.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
LUNA' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -50.5  Med: -9.1 Max: -2.6
Current: -23.8
-50.5
-2.6

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 2.42
LUNA's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked higher than
62% of the 1601 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 3.95 vs. LUNA: 2.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
LUNA' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.41  Med: 2.48 Max: 10.21
Current: 2.42
1.41
10.21
Price-to-Tangible-Book 1.72
LUNA's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
54% of the 2121 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. LUNA: 1.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
LUNA' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.14  Med: 1.74 Max: 5.84
Current: 1.72
1.14
5.84
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 5.17
LUNA's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
85% of the 1273 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. LUNA: 5.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
LUNA' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.04  Med: 3.56 Max: 5.41
Current: 5.17
2.04
5.41
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.92
LUNA's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
77% of the 1941 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. LUNA: 0.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
LUNA' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 0.91 Max: 3.4
Current: 0.92
0.72
3.4
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -5.28
LUNA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
83% of the 2702 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 4.15 vs. LUNA: -5.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
LUNA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.28  Med: 76 Max: 102.2
Current: -5.28
-5.28
102.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $59.21
EPS (TTM) $ -0.09
Beta1.53
Short Percentage of Float0.35%
52-Week Range $0.97 - 2.33
Shares Outstanding (Mil)27.54
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Luna Announces Fourth Quarter 2016 and Year-End Financial Release Date of March 16, 2017 Mar 09 2017 
Luna Innovations Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 15 2010 
Luna Innovations Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 16 2010 
Luna Innovations Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) May 17 2010 
Luna Innovations Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 13 2009 
Luna Innovations Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Sep 09 2009 
Luna Innovations Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) May 15 2009 

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ETFs with exposure to Luna Innovations, Inc. : April 19, 2017 Apr 19 2017
Edited Transcript of LUNA earnings conference call or presentation 16-Mar-17 9:00pm GMT Mar 22 2017
Luna Innovations, Inc. :LUNA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : March 22, 2017 Mar 22 2017
Picometrix® Division of Luna Continues 100G Telecom Success Mar 13 2017
Luna Announces Fourth Quarter 2016 and Year-End Financial Release Date of March 16, 2017 Mar 09 2017
ETFs with exposure to Luna Innovations, Inc. : January 19, 2017 Jan 19 2017
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Luna Innovations, Inc. :LUNA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 11, 2016 Nov 11 2016
Edited Transcript of LUNA earnings conference call or presentation 9-Nov-16 10:00pm GMT Nov 10 2016
ETF’s with exposure to Luna Innovations, Inc. : October 4, 2016 Oct 04 2016
ETF’s with exposure to Luna Innovations, Inc. : August 15, 2016 Aug 15 2016
Luna Innovations, Inc. :LUNA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 11, 2016 Aug 11 2016
Luna Innovations Incorporated Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results Aug 09 2016
ETF’s with exposure to Luna Innovations, Inc. : July 20, 2016 Jul 20 2016
Luna Innovations Launches Fresh Improvements To Its ODiSI Sensing Platform Jul 19 2016
Luna Innovations Introduces Major New Enhancements to its ODiSI Sensing Platform Jul 19 2016
Luna Innovations Incorporated Announces Stock Repurchase Program Jun 09 2016
Luna Innovations, Inc. :LUNA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 1, 2016 Jun 01 2016

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