Switch to:
Also traded in: Germany

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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt No Debt
SYMX's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
98% of the 1103 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. SYMX: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SYMX' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 5.04 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.76
SYMX's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
81% of the 1068 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. SYMX: 0.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SYMX' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 0.87 Max: 0.91
Current: 0.76
0.7
0.91
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: -3.45
M-Score: -4.86
WACC vs ROIC
8.12%
-55.31%
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 : 4/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -728.93
SYMX's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
99% of the 1083 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.79 vs. SYMX: -728.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SYMX' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8555.18  Med: -376.15 Max: -77.96
Current: -728.93
-8555.18
-77.96
Net-margin (%) -755.36
SYMX's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
99% of the 1086 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.56 vs. SYMX: -755.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SYMX' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8366.46  Med: -385.11 Max: -81.36
Current: -755.36
-8366.46
-81.36
ROE (%) -44.02
SYMX's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
94% of the 1075 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 7.83 vs. SYMX: -44.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SYMX' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -119.58  Med: -23.61 Max: -15.3
Current: -44.02
-119.58
-15.3
ROA (%) -34.11
SYMX's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 1113 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.98 vs. SYMX: -34.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SYMX' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -63.05  Med: -20.81 Max: -13.41
Current: -34.11
-63.05
-13.41
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -303.70
SYMX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
98% of the 1105 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 12.59 vs. SYMX: -303.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SYMX' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -303.7  Med: -66.95 Max: -41.58
Current: -303.7
-303.7
-41.58
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 90.40
SYMX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 944 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. SYMX: 90.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SYMX' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 9.55 Max: 175.5
Current: 90.4
0
175.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -3.70
SYMX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 847 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. SYMX: -3.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SYMX' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.3  Med: -7.95 Max: 43.6
Current: -3.7
-31.3
43.6
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -6.50
SYMX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 757 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. SYMX: -6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SYMX' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26.3  Med: -8.15 Max: 46.7
Current: -6.5
-26.3
46.7
» SYMX's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

» Details

Guru Trades

Q4 2015

SYMX Guru Trades in Q4 2015

John Paulson 10,000,000 sh (unchged)
» More
Q1 2016

SYMX Guru Trades in Q1 2016

John Paulson 10,000,000 sh (unchged)
» More
Q2 2016

SYMX Guru Trades in Q2 2016

John Paulson 10,000,000 sh (unchged)
» More
Q3 2016

SYMX Guru Trades in Q3 2016

John Paulson 10,000,000 sh (unchged)
» More
» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with SYMX

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

No Entry found in the selected group of Gurus. You can
  • 1. Modify your Personalized List of Gurus, or
  • 2. Click on Premium Premium Tools above to check out all the Gurus, or
  • 3. Click on Premium Plus Premium Plus above for the stocks picks of all the institutional investment advisors (>4000)
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Business Description

Industry: Chemicals » Specialty Chemicals    NAICS: 324199    SIC: 2999
Compare:OTCPK:ECSNF, NAS:GURE, NAS:NTIC, OTCPK:LPAD, NAS:SNMX, NAS:GEVO, OTCPK:LWLG, OTCPK:APGMF, OTCPK:DTRX, NAS:AMTX, NAS:IKNX, OTCPK:NANX, NAS:TORM, OTCPK:NNOMF, NAS:TVIA, AMEX:FSI, OTCPK:ALLM, OTCPK:ADMT, NAS:DELT, OTCPK:CLTH » details
Traded in other countries:3KB.Germany,
Synthesis Energy Sys Inc is an energy and gasification technology company that provides proprietary gasification technology systems and solutions to the energy and chemical industries.

Synthesis Energy Sys Inc was founded on November 4, 2003 and incorporated in Delaware. The Company is an energy and gasification technology company that provides proprietary gasification technology systems and solutions to the energy and chemical industries. Its gasification technology is a flexible, efficient and economic technology for the production of synthesis gas, or syngas, a mixture of hydrogen, carbon monoxide and methane. Its business is to create value by supplying its proprietary gasification technology, equipment and services into projects where these lower cost feedstocks can be profitably converted into clean syngas, which can then be used to produce a variety of high value energy and chemical products. The Company's segments include SES China, Technology Licensing and Related Services, and Corporate. The SES China reporting segment includes all of the assets and operations and related administrative costs for China including initial closing costs relating to its joint ventures. The Technology Licensing and Related Services reporting segment includes all of the Company's current operating activities outside of China. The Corporate reporting segment includes the executive and administrative expenses of the corporate office in Houston.

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/B 2.00
SYMX's P/B is ranked lower than
56% of the 1057 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. SYMX: 2.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SYMX' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.87 Max: 6.67
Current: 2
0.15
6.67
P/S 31.03
SYMX's P/S is ranked lower than
98% of the 1057 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. SYMX: 31.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SYMX' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.34  Med: 10.84 Max: 11020
Current: 31.03
2.34
11020
EV-to-EBIT -3.12
SYMX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 881 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 14.72 vs. SYMX: -3.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SYMX' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.8  Med: -2.5 Max: 2.1
Current: -3.12
-23.8
2.1
EV-to-EBITDA -3.24
SYMX's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 912 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 11.19 vs. SYMX: -3.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SYMX' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -24.6  Med: -2.1 Max: 122.7
Current: -3.24
-24.6
122.7
Current Ratio 1.66
SYMX's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 1071 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. SYMX: 1.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SYMX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 2.39 Max: 10.91
Current: 1.66
0.5
10.91
Quick Ratio 1.66
SYMX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 1071 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. SYMX: 1.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SYMX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 2.29 Max: 10.84
Current: 1.66
0.5
10.84
Days Inventory 62.63
SYMX's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
52% of the 1043 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 64.81 vs. SYMX: 62.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SYMX' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.6  Med: 17.94 Max: 62.63
Current: 62.63
5.6
62.63
Days Sales Outstanding 3.34
SYMX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
98% of the 867 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 59.38 vs. SYMX: 3.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SYMX' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.26  Med: 37.67 Max: 231.47
Current: 3.34
1.26
231.47
Days Payable 659.33
SYMX's Days Payable is ranked higher than
100% of the 829 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 49.64 vs. SYMX: 659.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SYMX' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.41  Med: 67.05 Max: 659.33
Current: 659.33
12.41
659.33

Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -11.00
SYMX's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
81% of the 464 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: -1.70 vs. SYMX: -11.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SYMX' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25  Med: -11.95 Max: -1.9
Current: -11
-25
-1.9

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 6.92
SYMX's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
54% of the 537 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.06 vs. SYMX: 6.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
SYMX' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 6 Max: 54.17
Current: 6.92
0.38
54.17
Price/Tangible Book 2.05
SYMX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
54% of the 1013 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. SYMX: 2.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SYMX' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.24  Med: 0.97 Max: 55.56
Current: 2.05
0.24
55.56
Price/Median PS Value 2.90
SYMX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
93% of the 940 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. SYMX: 2.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SYMX' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 1.18 Max: 880
Current: 2.9
0.3
880
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -32.12
SYMX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 1086 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. SYMX: -32.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SYMX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -32.12  Med: 71.9 Max: 8874.9
Current: -32.12
-32.12
8874.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2.84
EPS (TTM) $ -0.25
Beta0.78
Short Percentage of Float1.34%
52-Week Range $0.48 - 1.45
Shares Outstanding (Mil)87.00
» More Articles for SYMX

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
John Paulson Adds New Position to its Portfolio May 05 2015 
John Paulson Buys 12% Stake in Synethsis Energy Systems Apr 25 2015 

More From Other Websites
SYNTHESIS ENERGY SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and... Dec 07 2016
SYNTHESIS ENERGY SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits Nov 28 2016
SYNTHESIS ENERGY SYSTEMS INC Financials Nov 23 2016
SYNTHESIS ENERGY SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report Nov 14 2016
SYNTHESIS ENERGY SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition,... Nov 14 2016
Synthesis Energy reports 1Q loss Nov 14 2016
Synthesis Energy reports 1Q loss Nov 14 2016
Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Financial Results and Provides... Nov 14 2016
Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. to Report Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Financial Results and Provide... Nov 14 2016
Q1 2017 Synthesis Energy Systems Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close Nov 14 2016
Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. to Report Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Financial Results on Monday,... Nov 13 2016
SYNTHESIS ENERGY SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets,... Nov 04 2016
SYNTHESIS ENERGY SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Other... Oct 31 2016
Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. Secures 11% Ownership Position in Queensland’s Callide Coal Mine Oct 31 2016
SES Sets Date for Q1 Earnings Release (SYMX) Oct 26 2016
Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. to Report Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Financial Results on Monday,... Oct 25 2016
SYNTHESIS ENERGY SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement,... Oct 19 2016
UPDATE -- Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc., Xuecheng Energy, and Xuecheng District, ZaoZhuang City,... Oct 19 2016
Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc., Xuecheng Energy, and Xuecheng District, ZaoZhuang City, Shandong... Oct 19 2016
ETF’s with exposure to Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. : October 18, 2016 Oct 18 2016

Personalized Checklist

Checklist has been moved to "Checklist" tab.

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)