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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 16.42
MAG's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
81% of the 1902 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. MAG: 16.42 )
MAG' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: No Debt
Current: 16.42

Equity to Asset 0.10
MAG's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
66% of the 1914 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. MAG: 0.10 )
MAG' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.32   Max: 0.57
Current: 0.1

-0.32
0.57
F-Score: 1
Z-Score: 2.68
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 : 5/10

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Operating margin (%) 4.62
MAG's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1909 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.93 vs. MAG: 4.62 )
MAG' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -13.74   Max: 14.8
Current: 4.62

-13.74
14.8
Net-margin (%) 3.03
MAG's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1909 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.16 vs. MAG: 3.03 )
MAG' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -46.09   Max: 16.63
Current: 3.03

-46.09
16.63
ROE (%) 38.03
MAG's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 1896 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.48 vs. MAG: 38.03 )
MAG' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -226.44   Max: 38.03
Current: 38.03

-226.44
38.03
ROA (%) 3.82
MAG's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1912 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.38 vs. MAG: 3.82 )
MAG' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -20.1   Max: 12.77
Current: 3.82

-20.1
12.77
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 28.09
MAG's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1908 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 12.69 vs. MAG: 28.09 )
MAG' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -44.41   Max: 48.69
Current: 28.09

-44.41
48.69
Revenue Growth (%) -3.50
MAG's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 1516 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. MAG: -3.50 )
MAG' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -46.2   Max: 18.9
Current: -3.5

-46.2
18.9
EBITDA Growth (%) -6.60
MAG's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1256 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. MAG: -6.60 )
MAG' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -64.7   Max: 5.4
Current: -6.6

-64.7
5.4
EPS Growth (%) -9.20
MAG's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1135 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. MAG: -9.20 )
MAG' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -55.6   Max: 115.4
Current: -9.2

-55.6
115.4
» MAG's 10-Y Financials

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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

MAG Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Jim Simons 152,290 sh (+1.33%)
Chuck Royce 189,217 sh (+0.84%)
Mario Gabelli 147,670 sh (+0.41%)
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Q2 2013

MAG Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jim Simons 154,790 sh (+1.64%)
Mario Gabelli 147,870 sh (+0.14%)
Chuck Royce 181,105 sh (-4.29%)
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Q3 2013

MAG Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 156,190 sh (+0.9%)
Chuck Royce 181,105 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 146,670 sh (-0.81%)
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Q4 2013

MAG Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Chuck Royce 191,105 sh (+5.52%)
Jim Simons 157,190 sh (+0.64%)
Mario Gabelli 144,020 sh (-1.81%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with MAG

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Mario Gabelli 2012-03-31 Add 27.51%$8.63 - $19 $ 19.7150%132800
John Keeley 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.0003%$8 - $11.3 $ 19.71108%0
John Keeley 2011-09-30 Reduce -25.42%$9.2 - $19.4 $ 19.7134%13200
Mario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Reduce -53.41%0.02%$13.5 - $24.3 $ 19.712%1305433
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 21.00
MAG's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1563 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 20.10 vs. MAG: 21.00 )
MAG' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.6   Max: 81.15
Current: 21

2.6
81.15
P/B 7.80
MAG's P/B is ranked lower than
77% of the 1848 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. MAG: 7.80 )
MAG' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 9.88
Current: 7.8

0.63
9.88
P/S 0.64
MAG's P/S is ranked higher than
69% of the 1923 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.91 vs. MAG: 0.64 )
MAG' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 19.71
Current: 0.64

0.24
19.71
EV-to-EBIT 10.50
MAG's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
79% of the 1637 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 14.80 vs. MAG: 10.50 )
MAG' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 330.3
Current: 10.5

0.6
330.3
Shiller P/E 13.20
MAG's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
85% of the 813 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 22.75 vs. MAG: 13.20 )
MAG' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 6.43   Max: 698.33
Current: 13.2

6.43
698.33

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.90
MAG's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
79% of the 1806 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. MAG: 0.90 )
MAG' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 2.75
Current: 0.9

0.31
2.75
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 9.50
MAG's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1742 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. MAG: 9.50 )
MAG' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 166.4
Current: 9.5

0.3
166.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -1.64
MAG's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1135 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.73 vs. MAG: -1.64 )
MAG' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -37.4   Max: 2.2
Current: -1.64

-37.4
2.2

Business Description

Industry: Industrial Products » Diversified Industrials
Compare:UTX, MMM, ARG, AP, EMR » details
Traded in other countries:MAJ1.Germany
Magnetek, Inc. was founded in 1984. The Company is a provider of digital power control systems that are used to control motion and power mainly in material handling, elevator, and energy delivery applications. The Company's systems consist mainly of programmable motion control and power conditioning systems used in the following applications: overhead cranes and hoists; elevators; coal mining equipment; and renewable energy sources. It is a North America's independent supplier of digital drives, radio controls, software and accessories for industrial cranes and hoists, and it is also a supplier of digital direct current (DC) motion control systems for elevators. Customers include most of the industrial crane and hoist companies in North America and the world's elevator builders. It is a provider of innovative power control and delivery systems and solutions for overhead material handling applications used in industries such as: aerospace, automotive, steel, aluminum, paper, logging, mining, ship loading, nuclear power plants, locomotive yards, and heavy movable structures. The Company's material handling products include drive systems, radio remote controls, and braking, collision-avoidance, and electrification subsystems, sold mainly to original equipment manufacturers of overhead cranes and hoists. The Company also designs, builds, sells, and supports elevator application specific drive products and is recognized as a leader for DC high performance elevator drives, as well as AC drives for low and high performance traction elevators. The Company's elevator product offerings are comprised of highly integrated subsystems and drives used to control motion mainly in high-rise, high speed elevator applications. The Company's energy delivery product offerings include power inverters for fuel cells, solar panels and wind turbines, which deliver AC power from these energy sources to the utility power grid. The Company's main competitors included: Konecranes Inc., Cattron Group International, Conductix-Wampfler, Control Techniques, OMRON Corporation, Yaskawa, KEB GmbH, Fujitec, SMA, SatCon Technology, and Xantrex.

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