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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 : 2/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.06
RGSE's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
96% of the 857 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. RGSE: 0.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
RGSE' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: N/A Max: No Debt
Current: 0.06
Equity to Asset -0.23
RGSE's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
98% of the 849 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. RGSE: -0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
RGSE' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.41  Med: 0.26 Max: 0.95
Current: -0.23
-0.41
0.95
F-Score: 1
Z-Score: -11.35
M-Score: -5.12
WACC vs ROIC
13.06%
-624.34%
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 : 1/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -51.51
RGSE's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 3.99 vs. RGSE: -51.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
RGSE' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -87.2  Med: -13.57 Max: 2.61
Current: -51.51
-87.2
2.61
Net-margin (%) -51.98
RGSE's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
91% of the 855 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.88 vs. RGSE: -51.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
RGSE' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -107.34  Med: -11.03 Max: 1.6
Current: -51.98
-107.34
1.6
ROA (%) -70.53
RGSE's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 863 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.16 vs. RGSE: -70.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
RGSE' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -146.41  Med: -15.02 Max: 3.12
Current: -70.53
-146.41
3.12
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -723.50
RGSE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
98% of the 862 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 7.28 vs. RGSE: -723.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
RGSE' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -739.34  Med: -75.01 Max: 19.81
Current: -723.5
-739.34
19.81
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -44.60
RGSE's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 738 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. RGSE: -44.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
RGSE' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -44.6  Med: 22.3 Max: 30.5
Current: -44.6
-44.6
30.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -66.00
RGSE's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
98% of the 541 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. RGSE: -66.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
RGSE' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 36.75 Max: 125.6
Current: -66
0
125.6
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -67.80
RGSE's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 467 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. RGSE: -67.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
RGSE' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -67.8  Med: 34.6 Max: 171.2
Current: -67.8
-67.8
171.2
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Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Solar
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Traded in other countries:4FJ2.Germany, RGSE.Switzerland,
Real Goods Solar Inc is a residential and commercial solar energy engineering, procurement, & construction firm. It offers services, including design, procurement, permitting, build-out, grid connection and warranty & customer satisfaction activities.

Real Goods Solar Inc formerly known as RGS Energy, was incorporated in Colorado on January 29, 2008. The Company is a residential and commercial solar energy engineering, procurement, and construction firm. Its sales and marketing activities generate leads and secure projects. It offers services, including design, procurement, permitting, build-out, grid connection, financing referrals and warranty and customer satisfaction activities. Its solar energy systems use components from tier-1 manufacturers such as Canadian Solar and Fronius for PV modules and inverters respectively. The Company has designed and installed residential and commercial solar systems. It installs residential and commercial systems with the average residential installation. It also installs commercial projects in the 3 to 4 megawatts. The Company designs and builds its solar energy systems to meet customer's individual needs and circumstances. Its residential customers are homeowners interested in reducing electrical utility costs and switching to sustainable energy. The residential solar energy systems are rooftop installations of less than 10kW in size. The Company's commercial customers come from industries including retail, manufacturing, service and municipal services. Its commercial solar energy systems is either roof mounted or ground mounted and are between 500 kW and 1 MW in size. The Company competes with other solar companies such as Solar City and Verengo Vivint Solar Inc., NRG Home Solar, Sunrun Inc., Verengo, Inc., Sungevity, Inc. The Company is subject to federal, state and local laws and regulations.

Ratios

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P/S 0.07
RGSE's P/S is ranked higher than
100% of the 841 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. RGSE: 0.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
RGSE' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.66 Max: 3.41
Current: 0.07
0.03
3.41
PFCF 1.34
RGSE's PFCF is ranked higher than
100% of the 400 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 17.70 vs. RGSE: 1.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
RGSE' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.62  Med: 28.7 Max: 373.32
Current: 1.34
0.62
373.32
Current Ratio 0.87
RGSE's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
90% of the 857 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.25 vs. RGSE: 0.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
RGSE' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 1.42 Max: 14.27
Current: 0.87
0.42
14.27
Quick Ratio 0.81
RGSE's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.73 vs. RGSE: 0.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
RGSE' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 1.11 Max: 12.91
Current: 0.81
0.26
12.91
Days Inventory 29.98
RGSE's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
85% of the 825 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 77.94 vs. RGSE: 29.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
RGSE' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.98  Med: 47.91 Max: 117.18
Current: 29.98
29.98
117.18
Days Sales Outstanding 38.82
RGSE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
77% of the 775 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 62.56 vs. RGSE: 38.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
RGSE' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 35.07  Med: 70.91 Max: 115.39
Current: 38.82
35.07
115.39
Days Payable 98.17
RGSE's Days Payable is ranked higher than
85% of the 756 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 49.14 vs. RGSE: 98.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
RGSE' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.95  Med: 74.51 Max: 207.96
Current: 98.17
5.95
207.96

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -106.90
RGSE's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
97% of the 597 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: -2.50 vs. RGSE: -106.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
RGSE' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -344.1  Med: -18.75 Max: 68.3
Current: -106.9
-344.1
68.3

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.13
RGSE's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
99% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. RGSE: 0.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
RGSE' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 1.12 Max: 4.04
Current: 0.13
0.05
4.04
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -127.45
RGSE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
99% of the 844 Companies
in the Global Solar industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. RGSE: -127.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
RGSE' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -147.1  Med: 5.15 Max: 6.9
Current: -127.45
-147.1
6.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $30.01
EPS (TTM) $ -25.02
Beta2.17
Short Percentage of Float14.51%
52-Week Range $1.64 - 31.60
Shares Outstanding (Mil)0.66
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Real Goods Solar Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 08 2010 
Real Goods Solar Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 09 2010 
Real Goods Solar Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) May 10 2010 
Real Goods Solar Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 09 2009 
Real Goods Solar Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 11 2009 
Real Goods Solar Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) May 15 2009 

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