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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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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 1.47
POWR's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
61% of the 998 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. POWR: 1.47 )
POWR' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.11   Max: No Debt
Current: 1.47

Equity to Asset 0.66
POWR's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
81% of the 977 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. POWR: 0.66 )
POWR' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 0.89
Current: 0.66

0.02
0.89
Interest Coverage 10.57
POWR's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
56% of the 653 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.56 vs. POWR: 10.57 )
POWR' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1   Max: 60.9
Current: 10.57

1
60.9
F-Score: 2
Z-Score: 3.26
M-Score: -1.39
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 (%) 3.20
POWR's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 941 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.18 vs. POWR: 3.20 )
POWR' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -66.9   Max: 7.58
Current: 3.2

-66.9
7.58
Net-margin (%) 1.63
POWR's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 941 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. POWR: 1.63 )
POWR' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -78.16   Max: 18.5
Current: 1.63

-78.16
18.5
ROE (%) 2.76
POWR's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 908 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.13 vs. POWR: 2.76 )
POWR' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -290.3   Max: 75.19
Current: 2.76

-290.3
75.19
ROA (%) 1.72
POWR's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 956 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.36 vs. POWR: 1.72 )
POWR' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -81.4   Max: 16.87
Current: 1.72

-81.4
16.87
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 8.19
POWR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 950 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 38.70 vs. POWR: 8.19 )
POWR' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -147.41   Max: 31.87
Current: 8.19

-147.41
31.87
Revenue Growth (%) 37.40
POWR's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 818 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. POWR: 37.40 )
POWR' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -17.3   Max: 37.4
Current: 37.4

-17.3
37.4
EBITDA Growth (%) 33.80
POWR's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 675 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. POWR: 33.80 )
POWR' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -48.9   Max: 36.3
Current: 33.8

-48.9
36.3
EPS Growth (%) 30.10
POWR's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 638 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. POWR: 30.10 )
POWR' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -53.8   Max: 160.9
Current: 30.1

-53.8
160.9
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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

POWR Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jim Simons 53,500 sh (New)
John Burbank 21,996 sh (New)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q3 2013

POWR Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Chuck Royce 9,800 sh (New)
John Burbank 21,996 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 13,600 sh (-74.58%)
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Q4 2013

POWR Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Chuck Royce 135,100 sh (+1278.57%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with POWR

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Ron Baron 2014-03-31 New Buy$16.68 - $25.28 $ 9.83-53%25100
John Burbank 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$15.62 - $19.62 $ 9.83-43%0
George Soros 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0011%$3.98 - $7.33 $ 9.8380%0
George Soros 2011-06-30 New Buy$6.72 - $8.46 $ 9.8331%10701
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 3310.00
POWR's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
54% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 26.70 vs. POWR: 3310.00 )
POWR' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 3.16   Max: 8186.67
Current: 3310

3.16
8186.67
P/B 1.40
POWR's P/B is ranked higher than
83% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.18 vs. POWR: 1.40 )
POWR' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 22.5
Current: 1.4

0.7
22.5
P/S 0.75
POWR's P/S is ranked higher than
80% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. POWR: 0.75 )
POWR' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 4.86
Current: 0.75

0.21
4.86
EV-to-EBIT 212.14
POWR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
54% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.95 vs. POWR: 212.14 )
POWR' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4.4   Max: 733.5
Current: 212.14

4.4
733.5
Shiller P/E 24.30
POWR's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
88% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. POWR: 24.30 )
POWR' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 8.1   Max: 519
Current: 24.3

8.1
519
Current Ratio 3.19
POWR's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
89% of the 994 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. POWR: 3.19 )
POWR' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.29   Max: 6.86
Current: 3.19

1.29
6.86
Quick Ratio 2.80
POWR's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 994 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. POWR: 2.80 )
POWR' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 3.71
Current: 2.8

0.81
3.71

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 7.10
POWR's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. POWR: 7.10 )
POWR' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 2.41   Max: 55.67
Current: 7.1

2.41
55.67
Price/Tangible Book 1.90
POWR's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
84% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.20 vs. POWR: 1.90 )
POWR' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 20.2
Current: 1.9

0.57
20.2
Price/Median PS Value 0.60
POWR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. POWR: 0.60 )
POWR' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 3.2
Current: 0.6

0.05
3.2
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.50
POWR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
66% of the 875 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. POWR: 0.50 )
POWR' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 22.6
Current: 0.5

0.1
22.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 8.42
POWR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
76% of the 738 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.31 vs. POWR: 8.42 )
POWR' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -51.2   Max: 9.6
Current: 8.42

-51.2
9.6

Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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PowerSecure International, Inc. is a Delaware Corporation. The Company is a provider of products and services to electric utilities and to their large commercial, institutional and industrial customers. It conducts its core operations through its Utility and Energy Technologies segment. This segment consists of its three primary product and service areas, Distributed Generation products and services, Utility Infrastructure products and services and Energy Efficiency products. The Company's Distributed Generation business involves 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 a dependable backup power supply during power outages, and provide a more efficient and environmentally friendly source of power during high cost periods of peak power demand. It provides 'turn-key' Interactive Distributed Generation systems and programs for its customers. The typical distributed generation system is installed and maintained at a utility's end customer's location and is designed to supply power only to that one particular site. The Company's Utility Infrastructure business is focused on helping electric utilities design, build, upgrade and maintain infrastructure that enhances the efficiency of their grid systems. Its products and services include transmission and distribution system construction and maintenance, installation of advanced metering and efficient lighting, and emergency storm restoration. Additionally, it provides utilities with a wide range of engineering and design services, as well as consulting services for regulatory and rate design matters. The Energy Efficiency business provides energy solutions to utilities, municipalities, and commercial, institutional and industrial customers with strong value propositions that are designed to reduce their energy costs, improve their operations, and benefit the environment. The Company operates primarily out of its Wake Forest, North Carolina headquarters office, and its operations also include several satellite offices and manufacturing facilities, the largest of which are in the Raleigh and Randleman, North Carolina, McDonough, Georgia and Anderson, South Carolina areas. Its businesses and operations are affected by various federal, state, local and foreign laws, rules, regulations and authorities.
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