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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 : 7/10

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Cash to Debt 1.85
POWR's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
69% of the 974 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. POWR: 1.85 )
POWR' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.11   Max: No Debt
Current: 1.85

Equity to Asset 0.60
POWR's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
76% of the 944 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. POWR: 0.60 )
POWR' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 0.89
Current: 0.6

0.02
0.89
Interest Coverage 10.57
POWR's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
52% of the 666 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 25.65 vs. POWR: 10.57 )
POWR' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1   Max: 60.9
Current: 10.57

1
60.9
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 2.64
M-Score: -2.80
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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Operating margin (%) -5.20
POWR's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 968 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.26 vs. POWR: -5.20 )
POWR' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -66.9   Max: 7.58
Current: -5.2

-66.9
7.58
Net-margin (%) -3.80
POWR's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 968 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.08 vs. POWR: -3.80 )
POWR' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -78.16   Max: 18.5
Current: -3.8

-78.16
18.5
ROE (%) -5.98
POWR's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 928 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.05 vs. POWR: -5.98 )
POWR' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -109.28   Max: 75.32
Current: -5.98

-109.28
75.32
ROA (%) -3.78
POWR's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 980 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.98 vs. POWR: -3.78 )
POWR' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -83.81   Max: 19.03
Current: -3.78

-83.81
19.03
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -12.12
POWR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 972 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 28.23 vs. POWR: -12.12 )
POWR' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -159.85   Max: 50.53
Current: -12.12

-159.85
50.53
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 37.40
POWR's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 817 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. POWR: 37.40 )
POWR' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -17.3   Max: 37.4
Current: 37.4

-17.3
37.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 33.80
POWR's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 691 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. POWR: 33.80 )
POWR' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -48.9   Max: 36.3
Current: 33.8

-48.9
36.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 30.10
POWR's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 620 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.30 vs. POWR: 30.10 )
POWR' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -53.8   Max: 160.9
Current: 30.1

-53.8
160.9
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Q4 2013

POWR Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Chuck Royce 135,100 sh (+1278.57%)
John Burbank Sold Out
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Q1 2014

POWR Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Ron Baron 25,100 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 127,800 sh (-5.4%)
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Q2 2014

POWR Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 31,500 sh (New)
Ron Baron Sold Out
Chuck Royce Sold Out
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Q3 2014

POWR Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
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Latest Guru Trades with POWR

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Ron Baron 2014-06-30 Sold Out $6.59 - $24 $ 11.38-17%0
Ron Baron 2014-03-31 New Buy$16.68 - $25.28 $ 11.38-46%25100
John Burbank 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$15.62 - $19.62 $ 11.38-34%0
George Soros 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0011%$3.98 - $7.33 $ 11.38109%0
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Ratios

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P/B 1.64
POWR's P/B is ranked higher than
78% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.32 vs. POWR: 1.64 )
POWR' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 22.5
Current: 1.64

0.7
22.5
P/S 1.02
POWR's P/S is ranked higher than
75% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. POWR: 1.02 )
POWR' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 4.86
Current: 1.02

0.29
4.86
EV-to-EBIT -18.09
POWR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
65% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.22 vs. POWR: -18.09 )
POWR' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -421   Max: 551.5
Current: -18.09

-421
551.5
Shiller P/E 37.53
POWR's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
79% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. POWR: 37.53 )
POWR' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 8.1   Max: 519
Current: 37.53

8.1
519
Current Ratio 2.28
POWR's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 963 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. POWR: 2.28 )
POWR' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.29   Max: 6.86
Current: 2.28

1.29
6.86
Quick Ratio 1.87
POWR's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 963 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. POWR: 1.87 )
POWR' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 3.71
Current: 1.87

0.81
3.71

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 19.97
POWR's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
88% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. POWR: 19.97 )
POWR' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 2.44   Max: 55.67
Current: 19.97

2.44
55.67
Price/Tangible Book 2.18
POWR's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
82% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.63 vs. POWR: 2.18 )
POWR' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 20.2
Current: 2.18

0.57
20.2
Price/DCF (Projected) 12.11
POWR's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.16 vs. POWR: 12.11 )
POWR' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.29   Max: 53.24
Current: 12.11

1.29
53.24
Price/Median PS Value 0.78
POWR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
88% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. POWR: 0.78 )
POWR' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 3.17
Current: 0.78

0.05
3.17
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -5.50
POWR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
59% of the 968 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. POWR: -5.50 )
POWR' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 22.6
Current: -5.5

0.2
22.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -2.64
POWR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
52% of the 567 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.31 vs. POWR: -2.64 )
POWR' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -47   Max: 12.9
Current: -2.64

-47
12.9

Business Description

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PowerSecure International Inc was incorporated in Delaware on April 05, 1991. On August 22, 2007, it changed its name to PowerSecure International, Inc. from Metretek Technologies, Inc. The Company is a provider of products and services to electric utilities, and their commercial, institutional and industrial customers. Its Utility and Energy Technologies segment consists of three products and service offerings: Distributed Generation products and services, Utility Infrastructure products and services, and Energy Efficiency products and services. These three product and service groups are commonly engaged in serving the needs of utilities and their commercial, institutional and industrial customers to help them generate, deliver and utilize electricity more reliably and efficiently. The Company operates primarily out of Wake Forest, North Carolina, and its operations also include several satellite offices and manufacturing facilities located in Raleigh and Greensboro, North Carolina; Atlanta, Georgia; Bethlehem, Pennsylvania; and Stamford, Connecticut. It conducts its business through its wholly-owned subsidiary, PowerSecure, Inc. The Companys Distributed Generation solutions involve manufacturing, installing and operating electric generation equipment on site at a facility where the power is used, including commercial, institutional and industrial operations. Its systems provide backup power supply during power outages. Its solar energy systems provide utilities and their customers with environmentally friendly power to augment their core power requirements. The Companys Utility Infrastructure solutions are engaged in helping electric utilities design, build, upgrade and maintain infrastructure that enhances the efficiency of their grid systems. Our products and services include transmission and distribution system construction and maintenance, installation of advanced metering and efficient lighting, and emergency storm restoration. Additionally, we provide utilities with a wide range of engineering and design services, as well as consulting services for cybersecurity compliance, and regulatory and rate design matters. The Company has two primary product and service offerings in its Energy Efficiency solutions: LED lighting fixtures and lamps, and energy efficiency upgrades for its super ESCO customers. Its LED lighting solutions are engaged in the utility, commercial and industrial markets, while its ESCO energy efficiency solutions are engaged in serving the ESCO channel. Its LED lighting product line includes: LED-based lamps and fixtures for department stores and other commercial applications, including display and down-lighting; LED-based lighting fixtures for grocery, drug and convenience stores, including lights for reach-in refrigerated cases, shelf and canopy lighting for open refrigerated cases, overhead lighting for walk-in storage coolers, and outdoor lighting; and LED-based lighting fixtures for utilities, commerci
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