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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 : 3/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.69
QTWW's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
51% of the 1163 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 0.68 vs. QTWW: 0.69 )
QTWW' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.05   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.69

Equity to Asset 0.42
QTWW's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
60% of the 1022 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. QTWW: 0.42 )
QTWW' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.41   Max: 0.95
Current: 0.42

-0.41
0.95
F-Score: 2
Z-Score: -8.27
M-Score: -0.44
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 (%) -40.43
QTWW's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 1163 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 4.84 vs. QTWW: -40.43 )
QTWW' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -213.48   Max: -14.28
Current: -40.43

-213.48
-14.28
Net-margin (%) -42.62
QTWW's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 1163 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 3.82 vs. QTWW: -42.62 )
QTWW' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -481.98   Max: -14.28
Current: -42.62

-481.98
-14.28
ROE (%) -50.19
QTWW's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 1149 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 9.17 vs. QTWW: -50.19 )
QTWW' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -809.28   Max: -8.27
Current: -50.19

-809.28
-8.27
ROA (%) -20.90
QTWW's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 1180 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 4.19 vs. QTWW: -20.90 )
QTWW' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -142.28   Max: -6.77
Current: -20.9

-142.28
-6.77
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -94.93
QTWW's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 11.25 vs. QTWW: -94.93 )
QTWW' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -468.03   Max: -53.82
Current: -94.93

-468.03
-53.82
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -43.30
QTWW's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 921 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. QTWW: -43.30 )
QTWW' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 40.4
Current: -43.3

0
40.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -58.10
QTWW's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
98% of the 817 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. QTWW: -58.10 )
QTWW' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 148.1
Current: -58.1

0
148.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -47.70
QTWW's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 707 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. QTWW: -47.70 )
QTWW' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 4.1
Current: -47.7

0
4.1
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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

QTWW Guru Trades in Q2 2014

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Q3 2014

QTWW Guru Trades in Q3 2014

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Q4 2014

QTWW Guru Trades in Q4 2014

T Boone Pickens Sold Out
Ronald Muhlenkamp 220,000 sh (-11.34%)
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Q1 2015

QTWW Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Ronald Muhlenkamp 20,000 sh (-90.91%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward P/E 100.00
QTWW's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
103% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 11.86 vs. QTWW: 100.00 )
N/A
P/B 2.60
QTWW's P/B is ranked lower than
77% of the 1128 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. QTWW: 2.60 )
QTWW' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 128.79
Current: 2.6

0.31
128.79
P/S 1.94
QTWW's P/S is ranked lower than
92% of the 1160 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. QTWW: 1.94 )
QTWW' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 9.88
Current: 1.94

0.18
9.88
Current Ratio 1.77
QTWW's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 1035 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.54 vs. QTWW: 1.77 )
QTWW' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 15.8
Current: 1.77

0.21
15.8
Quick Ratio 1.26
QTWW's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
59% of the 1035 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. QTWW: 1.26 )
QTWW' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 14.65
Current: 1.26

0.18
14.65
Days Inventory 85.37
QTWW's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
72% of the 1144 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 56.25 vs. QTWW: 85.37 )
QTWW' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 44.93   Max: 726.89
Current: 85.37

44.93
726.89
Days Sales Outstanding 91.97
QTWW's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
78% of the 977 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 60.59 vs. QTWW: 91.97 )
QTWW' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 41.99   Max: 162
Current: 91.97

41.99
162

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 4.40
QTWW's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
96% of the 1096 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. QTWW: 4.40 )
QTWW' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.42   Max: 76.92
Current: 4.4

1.42
76.92
Price/Median PS Value 1.00
QTWW's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
82% of the 1129 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. QTWW: 1.00 )
QTWW' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 4.77
Current: 1

0.13
4.77
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -17.00
QTWW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
101% of the 1157 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. QTWW: -17.00 )
QTWW' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: -17.2   Max: 0
Current: -17

-17.2
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Business Description

Industry: Autos » Auto Parts
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Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide was formed as a Delaware corporation in October 2000. The Company is engaged in the innovation, development and production of natural gas fuel storage systems and the integration of vehicle system technologies, including engine and vehicle control systems and drivetrains. It designs, develops, and produces compressed natural gas (CNG) storage tanks and packaged fuel systems and other advanced fuel and propulsion systems for alternative fuel vehicle applications including hydrogen, electric, hybrid electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEV). The Company classifies its business operations into three reporting segments: Fuel Storage & Vehicle Systems (formerly referred to as Electric Drive & Fuel Systems), Renewable Energy and Corporate. The Fuel Storage & Vehicle Systems segment is engaged in the development and production of CNG fuel storage systems and the integration of alternative fuel vehicle system technologies including engine and vehicle control systems and drivetrains. The Renewable Energy business segment, consisting entirely of the operations of Schneider Power Inc. (Schneider Power), is now classified as discontinued operations. The Corporate segment consists of general and administrative expenses incurred at the corporate level that are not directly attributable to the Fuel Storage & Vehicle Systems or Renewable Energy business segments. Its competitors in gaseous fuel storage include Hexagon Lincoln, 3M, Structural Composites, Inc., Luxfer Group, and Experion. In the CNG and hydrogen packaged fuel systems space, our key competitors include Agility Fuel Systems, Mainstay Alternatives, FYDA Energy Solutions, Trilogy Engineered Solutions, Fuel Systems Solutions, Inc., and Magna Steyr. The Company is subject to various other federal, state, local and foreign laws and regulations.
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