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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 : 4/10

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Cash to Debt No Debt
SCON's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
89% of the 1231 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. SCON: No Debt )
SCON' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.73
SCON's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
76% of the 1194 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. SCON: 0.73 )
SCON' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 0.91
Current: 0.73

0.37
0.91
Interest Coverage No Debt
SCON's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
98% of the 744 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 270.86 vs. SCON: No Debt )
SCON' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9999.99   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

F-Score: 2
Z-Score: -26.85
M-Score: -5.81
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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Operating margin (%) -4426.85
SCON's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 1211 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. SCON: -4426.85 )
SCON' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1947.31   Max: -22.31
Current: -4426.85

-1947.31
-22.31
Net-margin (%) -2259.73
SCON's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 1211 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.26 vs. SCON: -2259.73 )
SCON' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -1305.54   Max: -22.97
Current: -2259.73

-1305.54
-22.97
ROE (%) -90.21
SCON's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 1210 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.26 vs. SCON: -90.21 )
SCON' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -165.15   Max: -22.3
Current: -90.21

-165.15
-22.3
ROA (%) -47.00
SCON's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 1229 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.12 vs. SCON: -47.00 )
SCON' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -108.08   Max: -17
Current: -47

-108.08
-17
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -175.50
SCON's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 1225 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 9.22 vs. SCON: -175.50 )
SCON' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -402.56   Max: -68.84
Current: -175.5

-402.56
-68.84
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -66.40
SCON's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 881 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: -1.10 vs. SCON: -66.40 )
SCON' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -66.4   Max: 8.4
Current: -66.4

-66.4
8.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -43.40
SCON's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 679 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. SCON: -43.40 )
SCON' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -52.8   Max: 46.9
Current: -43.4

-52.8
46.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -49.80
SCON's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 576 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: -7.30 vs. SCON: -49.80 )
SCON' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -49.8   Max: 45.8
Current: -49.8

-49.8
45.8
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Ratios

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P/B 1.39
SCON's P/B is ranked higher than
75% of the 1316 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.21 vs. SCON: 1.39 )
SCON' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 12.23
Current: 1.39

0.66
12.23
P/S 34.33
SCON's P/S is ranked lower than
73% of the 1316 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.92 vs. SCON: 34.33 )
SCON' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 61
Current: 34.33

0.77
61
Current Ratio 4.28
SCON's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 1218 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.59 vs. SCON: 4.28 )
SCON' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 12.28
Current: 4.28

0.81
12.28
Quick Ratio 4.28
SCON's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 1218 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. SCON: 4.28 )
SCON' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 10.45
Current: 4.28

0.45
10.45
Days Inventory 11.96
SCON's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
97% of the 1316 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 90.64 vs. SCON: 11.96 )
SCON' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 17.57   Max: 219
Current: 11.96

17.57
219
Days Sales Outstanding 44.09
SCON's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
84% of the 1316 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 66.58 vs. SCON: 44.09 )
SCON' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 1.28   Max: 135.24
Current: 44.09

1.28
135.24

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 9.36
SCON's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
88% of the 1316 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. SCON: 9.36 )
SCON' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 2.78   Max: 958.89
Current: 9.36

2.78
958.89
Price/Net Current Asset Value 7.93
SCON's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
79% of the 1316 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. SCON: 7.93 )
SCON' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.53   Max: 135
Current: 7.93

1.53
135
Price/Tangible Book 1.54
SCON's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
75% of the 1316 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. SCON: 1.54 )
SCON' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.98   Max: 59.43
Current: 1.54

0.98
59.43
Price/Median PS Value 9.36
SCON's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
65% of the 1316 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. SCON: 9.36 )
SCON' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 13.1
Current: 9.36

0.21
13.1
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -99.00
SCON's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
69% of the 1205 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. SCON: -99.00 )
SCON' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: -95   Max: 0
Current: -99

-95
0

Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
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Traded in other countries:ST7B.Germany,
Superconductor Technologies Inc was incorporated in Delaware on May 11, 1987. The Company is engaged in developing, producing and commercializing high temperature superconducting materials and associated technologies. Superconductivity is the ability to conduct various signals or energy including electrical current or radio frequency signals with little or no resistance when cooled to critical temperatures. HTS materials are a family of elements that demonstrate superconducting properties at temperatures which is warmer than previous superconducting materials. Its current commercial products help maximize the performance of wireless telecommunications networks by improving the quality of uplink signals from mobile wireless devices. It has three current product lines all of which relates to wireless base stations; SuperLink, AmpLink, and SuperPlex. SuperLink is a compact and reliable receiver front-end HTS wireless filter system to eliminate out-of-band interference for wireless base stations, combining filters with a proprietary cryogenic cooler and a cooled low-noise amplifier. AmpLink is a ground-mounted unit for wireless base stations that includes a high-performance amplifier and up to six dual duplexers. SuperPlex is a high-performance multiplexer that provides extremely low insertion loss and excellent cross-band isolation designed to eliminate the need for additional base station antennas and reduce infrastructure costs. The Company sells its current commercial products to wireless network operators in the United States. The Company's competitors include American Superconductor (AMSC), SuperPower (Furukawa), SuNam , Fujikura, Sumitomo and THEVA. The Company is subject to stringent federal, state and local regulations governing the storage, use and disposal of such materials.
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Comment for 10 Year Financials of Supercond Tech (SCON) - GuruFocus.com Jun 05 2012 
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