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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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history
Cash to Debt 33.98
SYX's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
80% of the 1125 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. SYX: 33.98 )
SYX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 129.86
Current: 33.98

0.13
129.86
Equity to Asset 0.42
SYX's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
60% of the 1116 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. SYX: 0.42 )
SYX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 0.73
Current: 0.42

0.4
0.73
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 4.78
M-Score: -2.91
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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -0.61
SYX's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.46 vs. SYX: -0.61 )
SYX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -3.62   Max: 7.82
Current: -0.61

-3.62
7.82
Net-margin (%) -1.31
SYX's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 3.54 vs. SYX: -1.31 )
SYX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -3.8   Max: 5.63
Current: -1.31

-3.8
5.63
ROE (%) -10.78
SYX's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1062 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 9.36 vs. SYX: -10.78 )
SYX' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -29.19   Max: 23.18
Current: -10.78

-29.19
23.18
ROA (%) -4.65
SYX's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1078 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 4.38 vs. SYX: -4.65 )
SYX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -13.46   Max: 14.42
Current: -4.65

-13.46
14.42
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -9.10
SYX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1077 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 20.77 vs. SYX: -9.10 )
SYX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -28.31   Max: 48.18
Current: -9.1

-28.31
48.18
Revenue Growth (%) -1.70
SYX's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 977 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. SYX: -1.70 )
SYX' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -2.6   Max: 32.7
Current: -1.7

-2.6
32.7
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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

SYX Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Chuck Royce 575,561 sh (unchged)
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Q3 2013

SYX Guru Trades in Q3 2013

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Q4 2013

SYX Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Chuck Royce 535,561 sh (-6.95%)
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Q1 2014

SYX Guru Trades in Q1 2014

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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with SYX

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.03%$9.16 - $12.35 $ 13.4627%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.03%$9.16 - $12.35 $ 13.4627%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 New Buy0.04%$11.4 - $17.75 $ 13.46-5%42097
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Sold Out 0.07%$16.27 - $20.57 $ 13.46-21%0
Joel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Add 36.34%0.02%$11.9 - $17.01 $ 13.46-6%38082
Joel Greenblatt 2011-06-30 New Buy0.06%$12.37 - $15.18 $ 13.46-1%27932
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Ratios

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industry
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P/B 1.20
SYX's P/B is ranked higher than
75% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. SYX: 1.20 )
SYX' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.75   Max: 3.45
Current: 1.2

0.75
3.45
P/S 0.15
SYX's P/S is ranked higher than
92% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.79 vs. SYX: 0.15 )
SYX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 0.44
Current: 0.15

0.09
0.44
PFCF 20.40
SYX's PFCF is ranked higher than
79% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 38.48 vs. SYX: 20.40 )
SYX' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.76   Max: 167
Current: 20.4

3.76
167
EV-to-EBIT -26.20
SYX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
53% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 16.35 vs. SYX: -26.20 )
SYX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.7   Max: 31.2
Current: -26.2

2.7
31.2
Shiller P/E 22.30
SYX's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
84% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SYX: 22.30 )
SYX' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 7.14   Max: 172
Current: 22.3

7.14
172
Current Ratio 1.66
SYX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
72% of the 1119 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. SYX: 1.66 )
SYX' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.38   Max: 3.48
Current: 1.66

1.38
3.48
Quick Ratio 1.04
SYX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
75% of the 1119 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.87 vs. SYX: 1.04 )
SYX' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.67   Max: 2.47
Current: 1.04

0.67
2.47

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 10.40
SYX's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
90% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SYX: 10.40 )
SYX' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 5.29   Max: 223.33
Current: 10.4

5.29
223.33
Price/Tangible Book 1.20
SYX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
79% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.83 vs. SYX: 1.20 )
SYX' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 9.08
Current: 1.2

0.23
9.08
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.80
SYX's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.75 vs. SYX: 0.80 )
SYX' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 1.82
Current: 0.8

0.21
1.82
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
SYX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
68% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. SYX: 1.10 )
SYX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 14.83
Current: 1.1

0.18
14.83
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 11.80
SYX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1024 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 7.30 vs. SYX: 11.80 )
SYX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 3.2   Max: 37.2
Current: 11.8

3.2
37.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 4.81
SYX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
68% of the 833 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 8.99 vs. SYX: 4.81 )
SYX' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 62.5
Current: 4.81

0.2
62.5

Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Specialty Retail
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Systemax Inc. is a Delaware corporation incorporated in 1995. The Company is a direct marketer of brand name and private label products. Its operations are organized in three business segments namely; Technology products, Industrial products and Software solutions. Its Technology products segment sells computer supplies and consumer electronics such as computer parts, TV and video, audio, cameras and surveillance, car and GPS, cell phones, software, video games and toys, home and electronics accessories and other products which are marketed in North America and Europe. Its Industrial products segment include individual industrial products such as material handling, storage and shelving, workbench and shop desks, packaging and supplies, furniture and office, foodservice and appliances, janitorial and maintenance, tools and instruments, fasteners and hardware, motors and power transmission, HVAC/R and fans, electrical and bulbs, plumbing supplies and safety and medical items. However the company offers a selection of products that are manufactured for their own design and marketed on a private label basis. The Company also utilizes licensed technology and computer software in the assembly of its PCs. The Company markets its products to both individual consumers and business customers. Its business customers include for-profit businesses, educational organizations and government entities. The Company is subject to income taxes in the United States and various foreign jurisdictions.
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