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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 : 5/10

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industry
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Cash to Debt 2.96
SWSH's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
67% of the 962 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. SWSH: 2.96 )
SWSH' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: 2.96

Equity to Asset 0.79
SWSH's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
90% of the 940 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. SWSH: 0.79 )
SWSH' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 0.93
Current: 0.79

0.43
0.93
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: -2.53
M-Score: -6.58
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 (%) -71.35
SWSH's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 951 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 vs. SWSH: -71.35 )
SWSH' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -210.59   Max: 36.97
Current: -71.35

-210.59
36.97
Net-margin (%) -71.62
SWSH's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 951 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.59 vs. SWSH: -71.62 )
SWSH' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -71.62   Max: 196.44
Current: -71.62

-71.62
196.44
ROE (%) -120.33
SWSH's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 920 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.29 vs. SWSH: -120.33 )
SWSH' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -120.33   Max: 16.88
Current: -120.33

-120.33
16.88
ROA (%) -94.64
SWSH's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 966 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.48 vs. SWSH: -94.64 )
SWSH' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -94.64   Max: 11.53
Current: -94.64

-94.64
11.53
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -215.35
SWSH's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 961 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 33.75 vs. SWSH: -215.35 )
SWSH' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -529.97   Max: 645.95
Current: -215.35

-529.97
645.95
Revenue Growth (%) 8.40
SWSH's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 730 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. SWSH: 8.40 )
SWSH' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 409.2
Current: 8.4

0
409.2
EBITDA Growth (%) 70.20
SWSH's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 604 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.20 vs. SWSH: 70.20 )
SWSH' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 119
Current: 70.2

0
119
EPS Growth (%) 49.00
SWSH's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 576 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.80 vs. SWSH: 49.00 )
SWSH' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -22.4   Max: 81.7
Current: 49

-22.4
81.7
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SWSH Guru Trades in Q1 2013

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Ratios

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P/B 0.56
SWSH's P/B is ranked higher than
92% of the 902 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. SWSH: 0.56 )
SWSH' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 7.24
Current: 0.56

0.11
7.24
P/S 0.33
SWSH's P/S is ranked higher than
91% of the 948 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. SWSH: 0.33 )
SWSH' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 157.5
Current: 0.33

0.11
157.5
EV-to-EBIT -0.38
SWSH's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
98% of the 848 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.49 vs. SWSH: -0.38 )
SWSH' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 382.1
Current: -0.38

0.1
382.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 6.67
SWSH's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
62% of the 216 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.30 vs. SWSH: 6.67 )
SWSH' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 0.76   Max: 11.84
Current: 6.67

0.76
11.84
Price/Tangible Book 0.83
SWSH's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
88% of the 668 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. SWSH: 0.83 )
SWSH' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 59.38
Current: 0.83

0.53
59.38
Price/Median PS Value 0.11
SWSH's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
99% of the 891 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. SWSH: 0.11 )
SWSH' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 18
Current: 0.11

0.05
18
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 27.20
SWSH's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
97% of the 851 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. SWSH: 27.20 )
SWSH' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 1999.5
Current: 27.2

0.3
1999.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -5.42
SWSH's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
51% of the 664 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.75 vs. SWSH: -5.42 )
SWSH' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 1.6   Max: 39.3
Current: -5.42

1.6
39.3

Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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Traded in other countries:SWI.Canada, SW8.Germany
Swisher Hygiene, Inc., provides essential hygiene and sanitizing solutions to customers throughout much of North America and internationally through its network of company owned operations, franchisees and master licensees. These solutions include essential products and services that are designed to promote superior cleanliness and sanitation in commercial environments, while enhancing the safety, satisfaction and well-being of employees and patrons. These solutions are delivered by employees on a regularly scheduled basis and involve providing its customers with: consumable products such as detergent, cleaning chemicals, soap, paper and supplies, together with the rental and servicing of dish machines and other equipment for the dispensing of those products; the rental of facility service items requiring regular maintenance and cleaning, such as floor mats, mops, bar towels, and linens; and manual cleaning of their facilities. It serves customers in a range of end-markets, with a particular emphasis on the foodservice, hospitality, retail, and healthcare industries. The Company is subject to laws and regulations relating to the protection of the environment and natural resources, and workplace health and safety.
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