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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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industry
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Cash-to-Debt No Debt
SYMX's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
97% of the 884 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.72 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: 5.11 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity-to-Asset 0.98
SYMX's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
100% of the 862 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. SYMX: 0.98 )
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: 0.98
Current: 0.98
0.7
0.98
Piotroski F-Score: 3
Altman Z-Score: 42.69
Beneish M-Score: -1.15
WACC vs ROIC
15.34%
-59.07%
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

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history
Operating Margin % -1110.18
SYMX's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
99% of the 875 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.82 vs. SYMX: -1110.18 )
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: -1110.18
-8555.18
-77.96
Net Margin % -1016.87
SYMX's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
99% of the 875 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.56 vs. SYMX: -1016.87 )
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: -1016.87
-8366.46
-81.36
ROE % -40.55
SYMX's ROE % is ranked lower than
95% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.15 vs. SYMX: -40.55 )
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: -40.55
-119.58
-15.3
ROA % -32.35
SYMX's ROA % is ranked lower than
96% of the 888 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.05 vs. SYMX: -32.35 )
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: -32.35
-63.05
-13.41
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -390.11
SYMX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
98% of the 885 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 12.73 vs. SYMX: -390.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
SYMX' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -390.11  Med: -66.95 Max: -41.58
Current: -390.11
-390.11
-41.58
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 90.40
SYMX's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
99% of the 845 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. SYMX: 90.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
SYMX' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 9.55 Max: 175.5
Current: 90.4
0
175.5
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -3.70
SYMX's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
75% of the 751 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. SYMX: -3.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
SYMX' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.3  Med: -7.95 Max: 43.6
Current: -3.7
-31.3
43.6
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -6.50
SYMX's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
73% of the 674 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. SYMX: -6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
SYMX' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26.3  Med: -8.15 Max: 46.7
Current: -6.5
-26.3
46.7
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Business Description

Industry: Chemicals » Specialty Chemicals    NAICS: 324199    SIC: 2999
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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

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PB Ratio 2.08
SYMX's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 863 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. SYMX: 2.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
SYMX' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.88 Max: 6.67
Current: 2.08
0.15
6.67
PS Ratio 43.50
SYMX's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
99% of the 872 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. SYMX: 43.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
SYMX' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.34  Med: 12.08 Max: 11020
Current: 43.5
2.34
11020
Current Ratio 5.11
SYMX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 791 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. SYMX: 5.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SYMX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 2.46 Max: 10.91
Current: 5.11
0.5
10.91
Quick Ratio 5.09
SYMX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 791 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. SYMX: 5.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SYMX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 2.41 Max: 10.84
Current: 5.09
0.5
10.84
Days Inventory 49.00
SYMX's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
69% of the 847 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 65.70 vs. SYMX: 49.00 )
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: 49
Current: 49
5.6
49
Days Sales Outstanding 5.54
SYMX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
97% of the 694 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 57.32 vs. SYMX: 5.54 )
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: 5.54
1.26
231.47

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -11.00
SYMX's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
83% of the 419 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: -1.30 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

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Price-to-Net-Cash 8.70
SYMX's Price-to-Net-Cash is ranked higher than
57% of the 105 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.38 vs. SYMX: 8.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Cash only.
SYMX' s Price-to-Net-Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 7.21 Max: 95
Current: 8.7
0.4
95
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 7.91
SYMX's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked lower than
59% of the 418 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.92 vs. SYMX: 7.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
SYMX' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 6.2 Max: 54.17
Current: 7.91
0.38
54.17
Price-to-Tangible-Book 2.12
SYMX's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
54% of the 822 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. SYMX: 2.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
SYMX' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.24  Med: 0.99 Max: 55.56
Current: 2.12
0.24
55.56
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 3.63
SYMX's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
93% of the 807 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. SYMX: 3.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
SYMX' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 1.13 Max: 880
Current: 3.63
0.27
880
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -31.51
SYMX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
96% of the 887 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. SYMX: -31.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
SYMX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.51  Med: 71.9 Max: 8874.9
Current: -31.51
-31.51
8874.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1.78
EPS (TTM) $ -0.21
Beta1.83
Short Percentage of Float1.28%
52-Week Range $0.71 - 1.45
Shares Outstanding (Mil)87.06
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