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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 : 9/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
PRLB's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
86% of the 1727 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. PRLB: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
PRLB' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.36  Med: 179.82 Max: N/A
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.91
PRLB's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
98% of the 1698 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. PRLB: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
PRLB' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.94  Med: 0.91 Max: 0.92
Current: 0.91
-0.94
0.92
Interest Coverage No Debt
PRLB's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
81% of the 1103 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 38.42 vs. PRLB: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
PRLB' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: No Debt
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 34.69
M-Score: -2.50
WACC vs ROIC
6.02%
21.64%
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 25.43
PRLB's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 1722 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 5.48 vs. PRLB: 25.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
PRLB' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.04  Med: 27.45 Max: 31.45
Current: 25.43
18.04
31.45
Net-margin (%) 17.61
PRLB's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 1723 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 4.07 vs. PRLB: 17.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
PRLB' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.63  Med: 18.62 Max: 21.63
Current: 17.61
9.63
21.63
ROE (%) 15.72
PRLB's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1680 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 6.64 vs. PRLB: 15.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
PRLB' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.45  Med: 19.15 Max: 35.21
Current: 15.72
17.45
35.21
ROA (%) 14.41
PRLB's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1740 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 3.29 vs. PRLB: 14.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
PRLB' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.08  Med: 20.44 Max: 35.7
Current: 14.41
16.08
35.7
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 53.08
PRLB's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1731 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 11.64 vs. PRLB: 53.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
PRLB' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 65.5  Med: 75.50 Max: 118.93
Current: 53.08
65.5
118.93
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

PRLB Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Mairs and Power 52,804 sh (+5.35%)
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Q2 2015

PRLB Guru Trades in Q2 2015

John Hussman 10,000 sh (New)
Mairs and Power 50,774 sh (-3.84%)
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Q3 2015

PRLB Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 77,500 sh (New)
John Hussman 10,000 sh (unchged)
Mairs and Power 48,444 sh (-4.59%)
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Q4 2015

PRLB Guru Trades in Q4 2015

John Hussman Sold Out
Jim Simons 5,900 sh (-92.39%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 34.51
PRLB's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
78% of the 1910 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 16.50 vs. PRLB: 34.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
PRLB' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 32.16  Med: 46.46 Max: 66.79
Current: 34.51
32.16
66.79
Forward P/E 25.45
PRLB's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
83% of the 911 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 13.83 vs. PRLB: 25.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 34.71
PRLB's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
75% of the 1476 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 17.10 vs. PRLB: 34.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
PRLB' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 32.35  Med: 46.44 Max: 66.79
Current: 34.71
32.35
66.79
P/B 4.74
PRLB's P/B is ranked lower than
92% of the 2180 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.34 vs. PRLB: 4.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
PRLB' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.58  Med: 6.63 Max: 11.1
Current: 4.74
4.58
11.1
P/S 6.29
PRLB's P/S is ranked lower than
100% of the 2180 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.79 vs. PRLB: 6.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
PRLB' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.07  Med: 8.37 Max: 14.38
Current: 6.29
4.07
14.38
PFCF 65.57
PRLB's PFCF is ranked lower than
89% of the 1234 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 18.35 vs. PRLB: 65.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
PRLB' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 55.76  Med: 78.69 Max: 1815.5
Current: 65.57
55.76
1815.5
POCF 26.48
PRLB's POCF is ranked lower than
79% of the 1675 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 11.63 vs. PRLB: 26.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
PRLB' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.51  Med: 32.27 Max: 53.87
Current: 26.48
17.51
53.87
EV-to-EBIT 20.68
PRLB's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
70% of the 2048 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 12.96 vs. PRLB: 20.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
PRLB' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.3  Med: 28.80 Max: 45.5
Current: 20.68
20.3
45.5
EV-to-EBITDA 17.03
PRLB's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
75% of the 2131 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 9.49 vs. PRLB: 17.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
PRLB' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.73  Med: 24.40 Max: 39.5
Current: 17.03
16.73
39.5
Current Ratio 5.81
PRLB's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 1681 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. PRLB: 5.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
PRLB' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.23  Med: 5.97 Max: 8.88
Current: 5.81
2.23
8.88
Quick Ratio 5.52
PRLB's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
95% of the 1680 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. PRLB: 5.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
PRLB' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.04  Med: 5.66 Max: 8.43
Current: 5.52
2.04
8.43
Days Inventory 24.23
PRLB's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
92% of the 1676 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 98.25 vs. PRLB: 24.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
PRLB' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.19  Med: 25.54 Max: 30.81
Current: 24.23
19.19
30.81
Days Sales Outstanding 49.93
PRLB's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
81% of the 1305 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 80.68 vs. PRLB: 49.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
PRLB' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 41  Med: 44.06 Max: 47.08
Current: 49.93
41
47.08
Days Payable 45.39
PRLB's Days Payable is ranked lower than
71% of the 1449 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 67.09 vs. PRLB: 45.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
PRLB' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 30.15  Med: 36.91 Max: 41.13
Current: 45.39
30.15
41.13

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Cash 32.78
PRLB's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
76% of the 294 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 9.33 vs. PRLB: 32.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
PRLB' s Price/Net Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.53  Med: 29.91 Max: 94.16
Current: 32.78
13.53
94.16
Price/Net Current Asset Value 14.86
PRLB's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
82% of the 1367 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 4.31 vs. PRLB: 14.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
PRLB' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.8  Med: 19.07 Max: 34.57
Current: 14.86
9.8
34.57
Price/Tangible Book 5.26
PRLB's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
77% of the 2084 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.69 vs. PRLB: 5.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
PRLB' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.3  Med: 7.40 Max: 10.23
Current: 5.26
5.3
10.23
Price/Median PS Value 0.75
PRLB's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
76% of the 2179 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. PRLB: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
PRLB' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 1.00 Max: 1.53
Current: 0.75
0.54
1.53
Price/Graham Number 2.80
PRLB's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
75% of the 1802 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. PRLB: 2.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
PRLB' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.25  Med: 3.82 Max: 5.09
Current: 2.8
3.25
5.09
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 4.82
PRLB's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1713 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. PRLB: 4.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
PRLB' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.2  Med: 3.50 Max: 4.91
Current: 4.82
2.2
4.91

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $246
EPS $ 1.70
Beta0.57
Short Percentage of Float23.29%
52-Week Range $51.61 - 79.95
Shares Outstanding(Mil)26.16

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 336 416
EPS($) 2.28 3.05
EPS without NRI($) 2.28 3.05

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Business Description

Industry: Industrial Products » Tools & Accessories
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Traded in other countries:PRZ.Germany,
Proto Labs Inc was incorporated in Minnesota in 1999. The Company is a online and technology-enabled quick-turn manufacturer of custom parts for prototyping and short-run production. It utilizes computer numerical control (CNC) machining and injection molding to manufacture custom parts for its customers. The Company serves developers who use 3D CAD software to create digital models representing their custom part designs that are then used to create physical parts for prototyping, functional testing, market evaluation or eventual production. It has established our operations in the United States, Europe and Japan. The Company is subject to government regulation of the Internet and e-commerce is evolving, and unfavorable changes or failure by the Company to comply with these regulations could substantially harm its business and results of operations.
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