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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 : 7/10

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Cash to Debt No Debt
SMIT's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
89% of the 2589 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. SMIT: No Debt )
SMIT' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.14   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.87
SMIT's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
95% of the 2579 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. SMIT: 0.87 )
SMIT' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.75   Max: 0.94
Current: 0.87

0.75
0.94
Interest Coverage No Debt
SMIT's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
85% of the 1615 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 111.15 vs. SMIT: No Debt )
SMIT' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 109.25   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

109.25
9999.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 5.62
M-Score: -2.63
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 : 6/10

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Operating margin (%) -2.54
SMIT's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 2596 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 3.86 vs. SMIT: -2.54 )
SMIT' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -30.83   Max: 22.54
Current: -2.54

-30.83
22.54
Net-margin (%) -2.78
SMIT's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 2596 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 2.88 vs. SMIT: -2.78 )
SMIT' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -31.23   Max: 16.9
Current: -2.78

-31.23
16.9
ROE (%) -3.50
SMIT's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 2571 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 5.78 vs. SMIT: -3.50 )
SMIT' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -24.84   Max: 28.57
Current: -3.5

-24.84
28.57
ROA (%) -3.07
SMIT's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 2603 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 2.99 vs. SMIT: -3.07 )
SMIT' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -22.28   Max: 23.45
Current: -3.07

-22.28
23.45
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -4.41
SMIT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 2597 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 10.23 vs. SMIT: -4.41 )
SMIT' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -37.2   Max: 78.05
Current: -4.41

-37.2
78.05
Revenue Growth (%) 0.70
SMIT's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1918 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. SMIT: 0.70 )
SMIT' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -18.1   Max: 20.8
Current: 0.7

-18.1
20.8
EPS Growth (%) 37.00
SMIT's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1410 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. SMIT: 37.00 )
SMIT' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -32.7   Max: 92.3
Current: 37

-32.7
92.3
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Ratios

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P/B 0.90
SMIT's P/B is ranked higher than
78% of the 2717 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. SMIT: 0.90 )
SMIT' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 3.3
Current: 0.9

0.56
3.3
P/S 0.70
SMIT's P/S is ranked higher than
69% of the 2717 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. SMIT: 0.70 )
SMIT' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 2.69
Current: 0.7

0.59
2.69
PFCF 59.40
SMIT's PFCF is ranked higher than
70% of the 2717 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 398.83 vs. SMIT: 59.40 )
SMIT' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 6.98   Max: 341.5
Current: 59.4

6.98
341.5
EV-to-EBIT -22.41
SMIT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
63% of the 2717 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 21.44 vs. SMIT: -22.41 )
SMIT' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.7   Max: 566.3
Current: -22.41

6.7
566.3
Current Ratio 6.35
SMIT's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
95% of the 2597 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.92 vs. SMIT: 6.35 )
SMIT' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 4.21   Max: 13.5
Current: 6.35

4.21
13.5
Quick Ratio 2.96
SMIT's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 2597 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. SMIT: 2.96 )
SMIT' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.32   Max: 9
Current: 2.96

1.32
9

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 26.63
SMIT's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
88% of the 2717 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SMIT: 26.63 )
SMIT' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 2.65   Max: 1031.4
Current: 26.63

2.65
1031.4
Price/Net Current Asset Value 1.96
SMIT's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
96% of the 2717 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SMIT: 1.96 )
SMIT' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.26   Max: 69.18
Current: 1.96

1.26
69.18
Price/Tangible Book 1.01
SMIT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
78% of the 2717 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. SMIT: 1.01 )
SMIT' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 18.93
Current: 1.01

0.36
18.93
Price/DCF (Projected) 97.67
SMIT's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
72% of the 2717 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SMIT: 97.67 )
SMIT' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 96
Current: 97.67

0.14
96
Price/Median PS Value 0.63
SMIT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 2717 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. SMIT: 0.63 )
SMIT' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 12.9
Current: 0.63

0.31
12.9
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.40
SMIT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
70% of the 2273 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. SMIT: 0.40 )
SMIT' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 15
Current: 0.4

0.2
15
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -6.66
SMIT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
50% of the 1720 Companies
in the Global Scientific & Technical Instruments industry.

( Industry Median: 3.44 vs. SMIT: -6.66 )
SMIT' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -3.1   Max: 12.6
Current: -6.66

-3.1
12.6

Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Scientific & Technical Instruments
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Traded in other countries:SI1A.Germany
Schmitt Industries, Inc. was incorporated in the state of Oregon in 1995. The Company designs, manufactures and markets computer-controlled vibration detection and balancing equipment to the machine tool industry. The Company through its subsidiary, Schmitt Measurement Systems, Inc., designs, manufactures and markets precision laser-based surface measurement products for a variety of commercial applications in addition to the disk drive, silicon wafer and optics industries; laser-based distance measurement products for a variety of industrial applications; and ultrasonic measurement products that accurately measure the fill levels of liquefied propane tanks and transmit that data via satellite to a secure web site. The Company also sells and markets its products in Europe through Schmitt Europe Ltd., located in the United Kingdom. The Company operates in two segments: Balancer and Measurement segment. The Company's Balancer segment product line include Schmitt Dynamic Balance System (the SBS System), which consists of a vibration sensor, a computer control unit, and a balance head that is placed either externally on the grinding wheel spindle with the use of a spindle mounted adaptor or internally inside the spindle bore. It is designed as an inexpensive yet highly accurate permanent installation on grinding machines. The SBS products can detect and correct for vibration as small as 0.02 microns. Within the company's customer base for the SBS System, there are three market segments: machine tool builders, machine tool rebuilders and gridding machine users. The Company's primary competitors for SBS System are Marposs S.p.A., MPM Micro Prazision Marx GmbH and Balance Systems S.r.l. The Company's Measurement segment designs, manufactures and markets several laser-based precision test and measurement product lines and an ultrasonic product for measuring the fill levels of liquid propane tanks and operates a precision laser light-scatter measurement laboratory. The Company's Measurement segment offers five product lines: laser-based light-scatter measurement, dimensional sizing, capacity and volume of liquid storage tanks, research and other laser alignment products and a light-scatter measurement laboratory.
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