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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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.79
MIL's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
66% of the 2427 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 312.44 vs. MIL: 0.79 )
MIL' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.79   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.79

Equity to Asset 0.50
MIL's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
68% of the 1268 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. MIL: 0.50 )
MIL' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 0.86
Current: 0.5

0.34
0.86
Interest Coverage 1.23
MIL's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
52% of the 1341 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. MIL: 1.23 )
MIL' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.23   Max: 24.61
Current: 1.23

1.23
24.61
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.77
M-Score: -1.60
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 : 7/10

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history
Operating margin (%) 2.30
MIL's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1270 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.31 vs. MIL: 2.30 )
MIL' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -54.66   Max: 34.78
Current: 2.3

-54.66
34.78
Net-margin (%) 1.19
MIL's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1269 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -3.10 vs. MIL: 1.19 )
MIL' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -1.09   Max: 249.16
Current: 1.19

-1.09
249.16
ROE (%) 1.38
MIL's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 2314 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -10.83 vs. MIL: 1.38 )
MIL' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -2.65   Max: 27.39
Current: 1.38

-2.65
27.39
ROA (%) 0.73
MIL's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 2400 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -8.56 vs. MIL: 0.73 )
MIL' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -0.91   Max: 14.71
Current: 0.73

-0.91
14.71
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 2.36
MIL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 2322 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -10.92 vs. MIL: 2.36 )
MIL' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -3.23   Max: 2265.37
Current: 2.36

-3.23
2265.37
Revenue Growth (%) 76.00
MIL's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 912 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. MIL: 76.00 )
MIL' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -66.9   Max: 152.9
Current: 76

-66.9
152.9
EBITDA Growth (%) -19.30
MIL's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 1417 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -12.60 vs. MIL: -19.30 )
MIL' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -20.6   Max: 19.3
Current: -19.3

-20.6
19.3
EPS Growth (%) -51.10
MIL's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1412 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -12.60 vs. MIL: -51.10 )
MIL' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -62.3   Max: 181.9
Current: -51.1

-62.3
181.9
» MIL's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

MIL Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Zeke Ashton 77,500 sh (New)
Whitney Tilson 48,500 sh (New)
Jim Simons 90,332 sh (-25.48%)
Chuck Royce 16,359 sh (-80.74%)
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Q3 2013

MIL Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Zeke Ashton 126,000 sh (+62.58%)
Whitney Tilson Sold Out
Jim Simons 76,114 sh (-15.74%)
Chuck Royce 8,159 sh (-50.13%)
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Q4 2013

MIL Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 224,289 sh (+194.68%)
Zeke Ashton 136,000 sh (+7.94%)
Chuck Royce 4,159 sh (-49.03%)
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Q1 2014

MIL Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Richard Snow 103,100 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 176,000 sh (+4131.79%)
Zeke Ashton Sold Out
Jim Simons 123,914 sh (-44.75%)
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Top Ranked Articles about MFC Industrial Ltd

Signs of Life in Metals & Mining Sector
After three years of negative returns in a downtrodden sector, the metals and mining industry is showing signs of life as investors assess if and when to buy on a low. Back in April 2013, 118 companies out of 173 in the metals and mining sector were on a 52-week low, according to the GuruFocus 52-week low screener. Today there are 30. Read more...

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 75.30
MIL's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
91% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MIL: 75.30 )
MIL' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.07   Max: 80.1
Current: 75.3

2.07
80.1
P/B 0.70
MIL's P/B is ranked higher than
89% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. MIL: 0.70 )
MIL' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.49   Max: 3.9
Current: 0.7

0.49
3.9
P/S 0.60
MIL's P/S is ranked higher than
95% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MIL: 0.60 )
MIL' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 32.8
Current: 0.6

0.29
32.8
PFCF 48.00
MIL's PFCF is ranked higher than
94% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MIL: 48.00 )
MIL' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.69   Max: 72.45
Current: 48

1.69
72.45
EV-to-EBIT 28.05
MIL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
90% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MIL: 28.05 )
MIL' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 43.7
Current: 28.05

0.1
43.7
Shiller P/E 9.60
MIL's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
98% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MIL: 9.60 )
MIL' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 3.98   Max: 29.43
Current: 9.6

3.98
29.43
Current Ratio 2.04
MIL's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 2426 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.59 vs. MIL: 2.04 )
MIL' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.56   Max: 19.77
Current: 2.04

1.56
19.77
Quick Ratio 1.79
MIL's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 2422 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.02 vs. MIL: 1.79 )
MIL' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.27   Max: 19.77
Current: 1.79

1.27
19.77

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 3.10
MIL's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
56% of the 577 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.08 vs. MIL: 3.10 )
MIL' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 3.24
Current: 3.1

0.58
3.24
Dividend Payout 1.61
MIL's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
62% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MIL: 1.61 )
MIL' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 1
Current: 1.61

0.03
1
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.30
MIL's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
52% of the 577 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.43 vs. MIL: 2.30 )
MIL' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 3.24
Current: 2.3

0.58
3.24
Share Buyback Rate -20.50
MIL's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
70% of the 1959 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -11.90 vs. MIL: -20.50 )
MIL' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 2.5   Max: -27.3
Current: -20.5

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.70
MIL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
91% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. MIL: 0.70 )
MIL' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.49   Max: 2.76
Current: 0.7

0.49
2.76
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.90
MIL's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
97% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MIL: 0.90 )
MIL' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 1.37
Current: 0.9

0.22
1.37
Price/Median PS Value 0.60
MIL's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MIL: 0.60 )
MIL' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 29.67
Current: 0.6

0.32
29.67
Price/Graham Number 1.50
MIL's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
94% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MIL: 1.50 )
MIL' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 1.54
Current: 1.5

0.24
1.54
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.60
MIL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1111 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.30 vs. MIL: 3.60 )
MIL' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.3   Max: 695.7
Current: 3.6

2.3
695.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 0.92
MIL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
90% of the 2043 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -13.79 vs. MIL: 0.92 )
MIL' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 1   Max: 49.7
Current: 0.92

1
49.7

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Industrial Metals & Minerals
Compare:BHPLF, RIO, CLF, XSRAY, AAUKY » details
Traded in other countries:MFC1.Germany
MFC Industrial Ltd was incorporated under the laws of the Province of British Columbia, Canada on June 1951. The Company is a commodities supply chain company, which sources and delivers commodities and materials to clients, focusing on the financing and risk management aspects of the business. It operates its business in three reportable segments: commodities and resources; merchant banking; and other. Commodities and resources segment includes commodities activities and mineral interests. Through its commodity supply chain business, it also provides logistics, supply chain management and other services to producers and consumers of commodities. These activities are supported by strategic direct or indirect investments in natural resource assets operating in its core commodities, including plastics, non-ferrous metals and minerals. Its commodities operations include sourcing and supplying commodities. Its merchant banking operations include merchant banking and financial services, third-party financing and other services, proprietary investing and its real property. Its merchant banking operations provide innovative finance services for corporate and trade finance transactions. Its merchant banking activities also include leveraging its trading and financial experience and relationships to provide trading services and trade finance services to its customers. Its other segment includes its corporate and other operating segments and investments, which include financing joint ventures through its Shanghai, China-based subsidiary which provides medical services, equipment and supplies. The Company's competitors include merchant and investment banks, brokerage firms, commercial banks, private equity firms, hedge funds, financial advisory firms and natural resource and mineral royalty companies.
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