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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
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.29
OTCPK:MNESP's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
61% of the 225 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. OTCPK:MNESP: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
OTCPK:MNESP' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.42 Max: 1.26
Current: 0.29
0.16
1.26
Equity-to-Asset 0.41
OTCPK:MNESP's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
60% of the 223 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. OTCPK:MNESP: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
OTCPK:MNESP' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 0.47 Max: 0.55
Current: 0.41
0.36
0.55
Interest Coverage 10.18
OTCPK:MNESP's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
55% of the 222 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.45 vs. OTCPK:MNESP: 10.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
OTCPK:MNESP' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.61  Med: 11.51 Max: 14.37
Current: 10.18
7.61
14.37
Piotroski F-Score: 7
Altman Z-Score: 4.44
Beneish M-Score: -2.69
WACC vs ROIC
14.09%
11.56%
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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating Margin % 14.52
OTCPK:MNESP's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
82% of the 228 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.87 vs. OTCPK:MNESP: 14.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
OTCPK:MNESP' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.75  Med: 11.38 Max: 14.52
Current: 14.52
6.75
14.52
Net Margin % 7.99
OTCPK:MNESP's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
74% of the 228 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.29 vs. OTCPK:MNESP: 7.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
OTCPK:MNESP' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.88  Med: 6.49 Max: 8.08
Current: 7.99
3.88
8.08
ROE % 16.84
OTCPK:MNESP's ROE % is ranked higher than
83% of the 223 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.11 vs. OTCPK:MNESP: 16.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
OTCPK:MNESP' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.58  Med: 15.94 Max: 20.22
Current: 16.84
8.58
20.22
ROA % 6.50
OTCPK:MNESP's ROA % is ranked higher than
80% of the 230 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.38 vs. OTCPK:MNESP: 6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
OTCPK:MNESP' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.68  Med: 6.84 Max: 8.14
Current: 6.5
3.68
8.14
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 49.81
OTCPK:MNESP's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
87% of the 228 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.82 vs. OTCPK:MNESP: 49.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
OTCPK:MNESP' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.22  Med: 33.68 Max: 54.1
Current: 49.81
17.22
54.1
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 0.60
OTCPK:MNESP's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
62% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. OTCPK:MNESP: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
OTCPK:MNESP' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.4  Med: 4 Max: 18.1
Current: 0.6
-1.4
18.1
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 7.50
OTCPK:MNESP's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
54% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. OTCPK:MNESP: 7.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
OTCPK:MNESP' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.3  Med: 6.2 Max: 27.3
Current: 7.5
-12.3
27.3
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 2.30
OTCPK:MNESP's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
64% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. OTCPK:MNESP: 2.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
OTCPK:MNESP' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.4  Med: 8.3 Max: 37.9
Current: 2.3
-17.4
37.9
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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
MNESP48.190.00

Business Description

Industry: Consulting & Outsourcing » Security & Protection Services    NAICS: 561621    SIC: 7382
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Traded in other countries:M07.Germany, MSA.USA,
MSA Safety Inc develops, manufactures & supplies products that protect people's health & safety. Its products include fixed gas & flame detection systems, portable gas detection instruments, head protection products and fall protection devices.

MSA Safety Inc was incorporated in Pennsylvania on June 14, 1914 as Mine Safety Appliances. The Company is engaged in the development, manufacture and supply of products that protect people's health and safety. The Company's safety products integrate a combination of electronics, mechanical systems and advanced materials to protect users against hazardous or life threatening situations. Its safety products are used by workers around the world in markets including the oil and gas, fire service, mining and construction industries, as well as the military. The Company's products include fixed gas and flame detection systems, breathing apparatus where self-contained breathing apparatus or SCBA is the principal product, portable gas detection instruments, head protection products and fall protection devices. The Company's fixed gas and flame detection instruments are used in oil, gas and petrochemical facilities and general industrial production facilities to detect the presence or absence of various gases in the air. Typical applications of these instruments include the detection of an oxygen deficiency in confined spaces or the presence of combustible or toxic gases. Its multi-point permanently installed gas detection systems are used to monitor for combustible and toxic gases and oxygen deficiency in virtually any application where continuous monitoring is required. Its systems are used for gas detection in petrochemical, pulp and paper, wastewater, refrigerant monitoring, and general industrial applications. The flame detectors and open-path infrared gas detectors are used for plant-wide monitoring of toxic gases and for detecting the presence of flames. These systems use infrared optics to detect potentially hazardous conditions across long distances, making them suitable for use in such applications as offshore oil rigs, storage vessels, refineries, pipelines and ventilation ducts. The SCBA are used by first responders, petrochemical plant workers and anyone entering an environment deemed immediately dangerous to life and health. SCBA are also used by first responders to protect against exposure to chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear agents, which are collectively referred to as CBRN. Its hand-held portable gas detection instruments are used by oil, gas and petrochemical workers; general industry workers; miners; and first responders to detect the presence or absence of various gases in the air and applications of these instruments include the detection of an oxygen deficiency in confined spaces or the presence of combustible or toxic gases. It also offers industrial head protection that includes the iconic V-Gard helmet brand, a bellwether product. The Company's fall protection equipment includes confined space equipment, harnesses, fall arrest equipment, lanyards and lifelines. Fall protection equipment is used by workers in the construction industry, oil, gas and petrochemical market, utilities industry and general

Ratios

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PE Ratio 29.42
MNESP's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
73% of the 208 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.78 vs. MNESP: 29.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
MNESP' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.36  Med: 21.84 Max: 33.37
Current: 29.42
9.36
33.37
PE Ratio without NRI 29.06
MNESP's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
73% of the 199 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.54 vs. MNESP: 29.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
MNESP' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.36  Med: 22.34 Max: 33.37
Current: 29.06
9.36
33.37
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 31.93
MNESP's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
72% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.79 vs. MNESP: 31.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
MNESP' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.54  Med: 21.19 Max: 71.08
Current: 31.93
6.54
71.08
PB Ratio 4.83
MNESP's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. MNESP: 4.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
MNESP' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.65  Med: 3.24 Max: 5.05
Current: 4.83
1.65
5.05
PS Ratio 2.35
MNESP's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
76% of the 239 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. MNESP: 2.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
MNESP' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.55  Med: 1.47 Max: 2.46
Current: 2.35
0.55
2.46
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 24.75
MNESP's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
63% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.74 vs. MNESP: 24.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
MNESP' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.84  Med: 27.84 Max: 239.65
Current: 24.75
8.84
239.65
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 20.06
MNESP's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
79% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.00 vs. MNESP: 20.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
MNESP' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.74  Med: 19.23 Max: 85.03
Current: 20.06
6.74
85.03
PEG Ratio 9.39
MNESP's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 90 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. MNESP: 9.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
MNESP' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.83  Med: 2.51 Max: 29.98
Current: 9.39
0.83
29.98
Shiller PE Ratio 34.71
MNESP's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
74% of the 46 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.24 vs. MNESP: 34.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
MNESP' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.96  Med: 23.14 Max: 42.87
Current: 34.71
10.96
42.87
Current Ratio 2.14
MNESP's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 216 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. MNESP: 2.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
MNESP' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2  Med: 2.56 Max: 3.27
Current: 2.14
2
3.27
Quick Ratio 1.67
MNESP's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
66% of the 216 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. MNESP: 1.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
MNESP' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.31  Med: 1.71 Max: 2.19
Current: 1.67
1.31
2.19
Days Inventory 71.97
MNESP's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
55% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 63.80 vs. MNESP: 71.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
MNESP' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 66.75  Med: 81.55 Max: 90.21
Current: 71.97
66.75
90.21
Days Sales Outstanding 66.47
MNESP's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
54% of the 171 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 60.81 vs. MNESP: 66.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
MNESP' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 62.27  Med: 67.3 Max: 75.16
Current: 66.47
62.27
75.16
Days Payable 36.58
MNESP's Days Payable is ranked lower than
60% of the 145 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 47.93 vs. MNESP: 36.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
MNESP' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.07  Med: 35.09 Max: 41.43
Current: 36.58
26.07
41.43

Buy Back

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3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 3.50
MNESP's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
63% of the 102 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. MNESP: 3.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
MNESP' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.1  Med: 6.7 Max: 38.3
Current: 3.5
3.1
38.3
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 6.01
MNESP's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
60% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.05 vs. MNESP: 6.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
MNESP' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.65  Med: 3.21 Max: 7.37
Current: 6.01
1.65
7.37
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.30
MNESP's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 141 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.20 vs. MNESP: -0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
MNESP' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.5  Med: -0.3 Max: 4
Current: -0.3
-1.5
4

Valuation & Return

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Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 4.69
MNESP's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
51% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.13 vs. MNESP: 4.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
MNESP' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.6  Med: 7.8 Max: 25.2
Current: 4.69
-4.6
25.2

More Statistics

Beta0.13
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $48.00 - 48.75

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