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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.

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Financial Strength : 3/10

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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 : 2/10

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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

PULS Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 90,360 sh (+45.13%)
Howard Marks 11,999,585 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 251,793 sh (unchged)
Arnold Schneider 231,150 sh (-2.88%)
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Q4 2014

PULS Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Howard Marks 11,999,585 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Arnold Schneider 226,950 sh (-1.82%)
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Q1 2015

PULS Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Howard Marks Sold Out
Arnold Schneider 222,935 sh (-1.77%)
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Q2 2015

PULS Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Arnold Schneider Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Electronic Components
Traded in other countries:TCZ1.Germany,

Pulse Electronics Corp was incorporated in Pennsylvania on April 10, 1947. The Company is a producer of precision-engineered electronic components and modules. It operates its business in three segments: Network product group ("Network"), Power product group ("Power") and Wireless product group ("Wireless"). Network produces a variety of passive components that manage and regulate electronic signals for use in a variety of devices used in local area and wide area networks. These products operate by filtering out radio frequency interference, shaping waveforms, splitting signals, suppressing noise, matching impedances and other functions. These passive products are often referred to as connectors, filters, filtered connectors, transformers, splitters, micro-filters, baluns and chokes. Power primarily manufactures products that adjust and ensure proper current and voltage, limit distortion of voltage, sense and report current and voltage and cause mechanical movement or actuation. Power's products include power transformers, chokes, current and voltage sensors, ignition coils, automotive coils, military and aerospace products and other power magnetic products. Wireless manufactures products that primarily capture or transmit wireless communication signals. Specifically, its Wireless segment produces antennas, antenna modules and antenna mounting components that capture and transmit communication signals in handsets, other terminal and portable devices, automobiles and wireless-to-wireline access points. The primary raw materials necessary to manufacture all its segments' products include: base metals such as copper; ferrite cores; plastics and plastic resins; and rare earth metals. The Company's manufacturing operations are subject to a variety of local, state, federal and international environmental laws and regulations governing air emissions, wastewater discharges, the storage, use, handling, disposal and remediation of hazardous substances and, also, employee health and safety.



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Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.65
PULS's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
85% of the 2232 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 2.68 vs. PULS: 0.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
PULS' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: 0.65

Valuation & Return


More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $343.5
EPS (TTM) $ -2.08
Short Percentage of Float0.98%
52-Week Range $0.55 - 4.00
Shares Outstanding (Mil)17.55
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