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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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
SLI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
99% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.39 vs. SLI: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SLI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0  Med: 1.35 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.61
SLI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
57% of the 2070 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. SLI: 0.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SLI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.3  Med: 0.52 Max: 0.7
Current: 0.61
0.3
0.7
Interest Coverage 724.52
SLI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
52% of the 1258 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 339.33 vs. SLI: 724.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SLI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.38  Med: 20.56 Max: 724.52
Current: 724.52
1.38
724.52
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 5.51
M-Score: -1.98
WACC vs ROIC
2.78%
24.63%
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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 9.67
SLI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 2156 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. SLI: 9.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SLI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -9.72  Med: 6.39 Max: 9.57
Current: 9.67
-9.72
9.57
Net-margin (%) 9.53
SLI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 2156 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 2.81 vs. SLI: 9.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SLI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -9.44  Med: 3.87 Max: 9.24
Current: 9.53
-9.44
9.24
ROE (%) 26.93
SLI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 2130 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 5.82 vs. SLI: 26.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SLI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -27.82  Med: 13.10 Max: 27.69
Current: 26.93
-27.82
27.69
ROA (%) 15.32
SLI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 2175 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. SLI: 15.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SLI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -9.53  Med: 5.54 Max: 15.42
Current: 15.32
-9.53
15.42
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 58.62
SLI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 2170 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 9.16 vs. SLI: 58.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SLI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -20.13  Med: 32.21 Max: 57.46
Current: 58.62
-20.13
57.46
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 1.70
SLI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 1451 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. SLI: 1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SLI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -6.9  Med: 4.40 Max: 23.6
Current: 1.7
-6.9
23.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 6.20
SLI's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1160 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. SLI: 6.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SLI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -21.8  Med: 6.20 Max: 39.2
Current: 6.2
-21.8
39.2
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 6.60
SLI's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1052 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. SLI: 6.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SLI' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -46.2  Med: 6.60 Max: 111.8
Current: 6.6
-46.2
111.8
» SLI's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

SLI Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 66,942 sh (+16.83%)
Chuck Royce 2,100 sh (+16.67%)
Mario Gabelli 475,508 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 437,408 sh (-10.76%)
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Q4 2014

SLI Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 73,800 sh (+10.24%)
Chuck Royce 2,300 sh (+9.52%)
Mario Gabelli 436,751 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 433,551 sh (-0.88%)
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Q1 2015

SLI Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Chuck Royce 2,500 sh (+8.70%)
Jim Simons 74,200 sh (+0.54%)
Mario Gabelli 430,951 sh (-0.60%)
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2015

SLI Guru Trades in 2015

Mario Gabelli 315,508 sh (-27.23%)
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Mario Gabelli Sells 3% of Holdings in SL Industries
Guru Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio) sold nearly 3% of his holdings (total holdings were 475,508 shares before the transaction) in SL Industries Inc. (SLI) on August 14, selling at $39.74 a share. Read more...

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 8.86
SLI's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1533 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 18.50 vs. SLI: 8.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
SLI' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 7.82  Med: 13.66 Max: 56.45
Current: 8.86
7.82
56.45
Forward P/E 7.39
SLI's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
89% of the 702 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 15.58 vs. SLI: 7.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 11.80
SLI's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
73% of the 1526 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 18.30 vs. SLI: 11.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
SLI' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 3.67  Med: 11.48 Max: 40.5
Current: 11.8
3.67
40.5
P/B 2.12
SLI's P/B is ranked lower than
62% of the 2122 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. SLI: 2.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SLI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.2  Med: 1.77 Max: 2.98
Current: 2.12
0.2
2.98
P/S 0.82
SLI's P/S is ranked higher than
55% of the 2213 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. SLI: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SLI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.53 Max: 1.07
Current: 0.82
0.07
1.07
POCF 189.86
SLI's POCF is ranked lower than
96% of the 1495 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 14.09 vs. SLI: 189.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SLI' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 1.17  Med: 9.32 Max: 206.71
Current: 189.86
1.17
206.71
EV-to-EBIT 6.33
SLI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
86% of the 1555 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 14.03 vs. SLI: 6.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SLI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.3  Med: 7.50 Max: 21.8
Current: 6.33
2.3
21.8
PEG 0.53
SLI's PEG is ranked higher than
85% of the 515 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.54 vs. SLI: 0.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
SLI' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.19  Med: 0.56 Max: 9.86
Current: 0.53
0.19
9.86
Shiller P/E 20.28
SLI's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
59% of the 820 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 23.86 vs. SLI: 20.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
SLI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 2.29  Med: 21.55 Max: 130
Current: 20.28
2.29
130
Current Ratio 2.40
SLI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 2091 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. SLI: 2.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SLI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.87  Med: 2.01 Max: 2.68
Current: 2.4
0.87
2.68
Quick Ratio 1.78
SLI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 2091 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. SLI: 1.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SLI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.52  Med: 1.20 Max: 1.78
Current: 1.78
0.52
1.78
Days Inventory 65.30
SLI's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
55% of the 2116 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 71.74 vs. SLI: 65.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SLI' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 54.18  Med: 67.86 Max: 119.35
Current: 65.3
54.18
119.35
Days Sales Outstanding 63.43
SLI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
59% of the 1857 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 71.63 vs. SLI: 63.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SLI' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 45.29  Med: 56.24 Max: 104.82
Current: 63.43
45.29
104.82

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 3.59
SLI's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
51% of the 1567 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 3.66 vs. SLI: 3.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
SLI' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.49  Med: 6.68 Max: 135.42
Current: 3.59
1.49
135.42
Price/Tangible Book 2.71
SLI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
66% of the 2067 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. SLI: 2.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SLI' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.75  Med: 2.44 Max: 4.5
Current: 2.71
0.75
4.5
Price/Projected FCF 1.04
SLI's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
62% of the 899 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. SLI: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
SLI' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.84 Max: 2.09
Current: 1.04
0.07
2.09
Price/Median PS Value 1.59
SLI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
69% of the 2085 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. SLI: 1.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SLI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.96 Max: 1.94
Current: 1.59
0.29
1.94
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.10
SLI's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
56% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. SLI: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
SLI' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.28  Med: 0.55 Max: 5.33
Current: 1.1
0.28
5.33
Price/Graham Number 1.17
SLI's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
52% of the 1458 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. SLI: 1.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
SLI' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.51  Med: 1.13 Max: 1.81
Current: 1.17
0.51
1.81
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 15.86
SLI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 2150 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. SLI: 15.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SLI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 4.6  Med: 13.30 Max: 43.4
Current: 15.86
4.6
43.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 15.61
SLI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 822 Companies
in the Global Electronic Components industry.

( Industry Median: 4.77 vs. SLI: 15.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
SLI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -3.2  Med: 15.80 Max: 64.4
Current: 15.61
-3.2
64.4

Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Electronic Components
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SL Industries Inc was incorporated as G-L Electronics Company in the state of New Jersey on March 29, 1956. The Companys name was changed to G-L Industries, Inc. in November 1963; SGL Industries, Inc. in November 1970; and then to the present name of SL Industries, Inc. in September 1984. The Company through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures and markets power electronics, motion control, power protection, power quality, and specialized communication equipment that is used in a variety of medical, commercial and military aerospace, solar, computer, datacom, industrial, telecom, transportation, utility, rail and highway equipment applications. Its products are generally incorporated into larger systems to improve operating performance, safety, reliability and efficiency. The Companys products are largely sold to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), the utility industry and, to a lesser extent, to commercial distributors. The Company currently operates under four business segments: SL Power Electronics Corp. (SLPE), the High Power Group, SL Montevideo Technology, Inc. (SL-MTI) and RFL Electronics Inc. (RFL). TEAL Electronics Corp. (TEAL) and MTE Corporation (MTE) are combined into one business segment, which is reported as the High Power Group. SL Power Electronics Corp. designs, manufactures and markets high-reliability power conversion products in internal and external footprints. The Companys power supplies provide a reliable and safe power source for the customers specific equipment needs. SLPE, which sells products under three brand names (SL Power Electronics, Condor and Ault), is a major supplier to the OEMs of medical, industrial/instrumentation, LED, and information technology equipment. The High Power Group sells products under two brand names: TEAL and MTE. TEAL designs and manufactures power quality products that include noise suppression isolation transformers, power conditioned distribution systems, voltage regulators, and high level integrated cabinets with preinstalled prewired power quality and distribution components. TEAL primarily sells to OEMs of medical imaging, medical treatment, military aerospace, semiconductor, solar, and advanced simulation systems. MTE designs and manufactures power quality solutions used to protect electrical equipment, bring harmonics into compliance, and improve the efficiency of variable speed motor drive systems. MTEs standard product lines include: harmonic filters, three-phase AC reactors, DC link chokes, and motor protection filters. TEAL and MTE also design and build customer specific and custom products for special applications. These products are typically used in industrial plants, renewable energy facilities, and commercial buildings. SL-MTI designs and manufactures high power density precision motors that are used in numerous mission critical applications, including military and commercial aerospace, oil and gas, medical, and industrial products. RFL designs and ma
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Headlines

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SL Power Introduces Highest Convection Rated and Flexible 500 Watt AC/DC Power Supply for Medical De Jan 21 2015 
Mario Gabelli Sells 3% of Holdings in SL Industries Aug 15 2014 
Give It Away, Give It Away, Give It Away Now! Aug 22 2013 
comment on SLI May 01 2013 
Mario Gabelli Reduces Holdings in SL Industries Jul 20 2011 
SL Industries Inc Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 08 2010 
SL Industries Inc Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 02 2010 
SL Industries Inc Reports Operating Results (10-Q) May 14 2010 
SL Industries Inc Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 12 2009 
SL Industries Inc Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 13 2009 

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