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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
RWC's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
76% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 10.14 vs. RWC: No Debt )
RWC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.92
RWC's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
97% of the 618 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. RWC: 0.92 )
RWC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 0.92
Current: 0.92

0.28
0.92
Interest Coverage No Debt
RWC's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
91% of the 397 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 123.29 vs. RWC: No Debt )
RWC' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

0.2
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 11.60
M-Score: -2.14
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 : 4/10

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history
Operating margin (%) 6.07
RWC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.31 vs. RWC: 6.07 )
RWC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -20.86   Max: 19.37
Current: 6.07

-20.86
19.37
Net-margin (%) 4.23
RWC's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.07 vs. RWC: 4.23 )
RWC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -32.6   Max: 38.13
Current: 4.23

-32.6
38.13
ROE (%) 3.63
RWC's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 613 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.69 vs. RWC: 3.63 )
RWC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -105.71   Max: 45.13
Current: 3.63

-105.71
45.13
ROA (%) 3.36
RWC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 627 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.19 vs. RWC: 3.36 )
RWC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -46.69   Max: 40
Current: 3.36

-46.69
40
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 8.75
RWC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 11.39 vs. RWC: 8.75 )
RWC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -42.38   Max: 42.34
Current: 8.75

-42.38
42.34
Revenue Growth (%) 0.90
RWC's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 508 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. RWC: 0.90 )
RWC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -28.8   Max: 7.6
Current: 0.9

-28.8
7.6
EBITDA Growth (%) 184.40
RWC's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 355 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. RWC: 184.40 )
RWC' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -76.9   Max: 184.4
Current: 184.4

-76.9
184.4
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

RWC Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Jim Simons 256,600 sh (+10.99%)
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Q2 2013

RWC Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jim Simons 314,400 sh (+22.53%)
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Q3 2013

RWC Guru Trades in Q3 2013

John Keeley 15,900 sh (New)
Jim Simons 366,900 sh (+16.7%)
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Q4 2013

RWC Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 388,000 sh (+5.75%)
John Keeley Sold Out
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with RWC

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John Keeley 2013-12-31 Sold Out $2.38 - $3.5 $ 3.157%0
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 38.30
RWC's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
54% of the 434 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 22.80 vs. RWC: 38.30 )
RWC' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 3.4   Max: 42.68
Current: 38.3

3.4
42.68
P/B 1.40
RWC's P/B is ranked higher than
69% of the 600 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. RWC: 1.40 )
RWC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.26   Max: 5.24
Current: 1.4

0.26
5.24
P/S 1.60
RWC's P/S is ranked lower than
55% of the 638 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. RWC: 1.60 )
RWC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 5.39
Current: 1.6

0.33
5.39
PFCF 35.00
RWC's PFCF is ranked lower than
56% of the 332 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 21.59 vs. RWC: 35.00 )
RWC' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.34   Max: 99999999.99
Current: 35

5.34
99999999.99
EV-to-EBIT 22.20
RWC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
55% of the 485 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 19.94 vs. RWC: 22.20 )
RWC' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 5.1   Max: 40.4
Current: 22.2

5.1
40.4
PEG 1.20
RWC's PEG is ranked higher than
68% of the 203 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. RWC: 1.20 )
RWC' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0   Max: 13.16
Current: 1.2

0
13.16
Shiller P/E 85.80
RWC's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
68% of the 248 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 24.72 vs. RWC: 85.80 )
RWC' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 1.73   Max: 112.33
Current: 85.8

1.73
112.33

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 8.10
RWC's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
59% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 11.10 vs. RWC: 8.10 )
RWC' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 6.85   Max: 48.73
Current: 8.1

6.85
48.73
Price/Net Current Asset Value 3.20
RWC's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
83% of the 289 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 8.70 vs. RWC: 3.20 )
RWC' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.35   Max: 155
Current: 3.2

1.35
155
Price/Tangible Book 1.40
RWC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
72% of the 556 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. RWC: 1.40 )
RWC' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 3.45
Current: 1.4

0.34
3.45
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.50
RWC's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
61% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. RWC: 1.50 )
RWC' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 3.31
Current: 1.5

0.25
3.31
Price/Median PS Value 1.30
RWC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
60% of the 601 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. RWC: 1.30 )
RWC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 2.94
Current: 1.3

0.09
2.94
Price/Graham Number 1.50
RWC's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
61% of the 407 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. RWC: 1.50 )
RWC' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.52   Max: 1.65
Current: 1.5

0.52
1.65
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 4.50
RWC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
60% of the 532 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. RWC: 4.50 )
RWC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.5   Max: 19.8
Current: 4.5

2.5
19.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 0.69
RWC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
70% of the 419 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. RWC: 0.69 )
RWC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -0.8   Max: 13.1
Current: 0.69

-0.8
13.1

Business Description

Industry: Communication Equipment » Communication Equipment
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RELM Wireless Corporation is incorporated in the state of Nevada. The Company is engaged in the designing, manufacturing and marketing wireless communications products consisting of two-way land mobile radios, repeaters, base stations, and related components and subsystems. It employs both analog and digital technologies in its products. The Company's P-25 digital products and its analog products currently function in the VHF (136MHz - 174MHz), UHF (380MHz - 470MHz, 450MHz - 520MHz) and 800 MHz bands. It offers products under two brand names: BK Radio and RELM. Generally, BK Radio-branded products serve the government and public safety market, while RELM-branded products serve the business and industrial market. BK Radio-branded products consist of high-specification land-mobile radio equipment for professional radio users mainly in government and public safety applications. These products have more extensive features and capabilities than those offered in the RELM and RELM/BK lines. The Company's P-25 digital products are marketed under the BK Radio brand, which includes the next-generation KNG product line. RELM-branded products provide basic, inexpensive, yet feature-rich and reliable, two-way communications for commercial and industrial concerns, such as hotels, construction firms, schools, and transportation services. Typically these users are not radio professionals, and require easy, fast and inexpensive communication among a defined group of users. It provides superior products and value to a wide array of customers with demanding requirements; including, for example, emergency, public safety, homeland security and military customers of federal and state government agencies, as well as various commercial enterprises. The Company's two-way radio products excel in applications within harsh and hazardous conditions. They offer high-specification performance, durability and reliability at a low cost relative to comparable offerings. It holds several trademarks related to the names 'RELM' and 'BK Radio' and certain product names. It is subject to government regulation.

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