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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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history
Cash to Debt 1.04
SZYM's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
88% of the 217 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.33 vs. SZYM: 1.04 )
SZYM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.04   Max: 358.21
Current: 1.04

1.04
358.21
Equity to Asset 0.28
SZYM's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
67% of the 213 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.38 vs. SZYM: 0.28 )
SZYM' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.86   Max: 0.85
Current: 0.28

-0.86
0.85
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: -2.07
M-Score: -3.04
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 : 1/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -224.67
SZYM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 221 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.81 vs. SZYM: -224.67 )
SZYM' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -241.86   Max: -36.03
Current: -224.67

-241.86
-36.03
Net-margin (%) -268.49
SZYM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 221 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. SZYM: -268.49 )
SZYM' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -292.8   Max: -42.88
Current: -268.49

-292.8
-42.88
ROE (%) -126.62
SZYM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 216 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. SZYM: -126.62 )
SZYM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -143.92   Max: -39.23
Current: -126.62

-143.92
-39.23
ROA (%) -51.64
SZYM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 222 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. SZYM: -51.64 )
SZYM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -56.76   Max: -23.96
Current: -51.64

-56.76
-23.96
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -328.28
SZYM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 218 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 5.28 vs. SZYM: -328.28 )
SZYM' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -480.56   Max: -265.9
Current: -328.28

-480.56
-265.9
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -6.50
SZYM's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. SZYM: -6.50 )
SZYM' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: -6.5
Current: -6.5

EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 15.50
SZYM's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 157 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: -2.40 vs. SZYM: 15.50 )
SZYM' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 15.5
Current: 15.5

0
15.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 16.60
SZYM's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 136 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: -1.90 vs. SZYM: 16.60 )
SZYM' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 16.6
Current: 16.6

0
16.6
» SZYM's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

SZYM Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 25,000 sh (New)
John Burbank 5,525,277 sh (+2662.64%)
Steven Cohen 800,600 sh (+941.09%)
Chuck Royce 350,947 sh (+71.24%)
PRIMECAP Management 8,181,189 sh (+23.54%)
John Burbank 4,346,707 sh (+2073.35%)
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Q2 2014

SZYM Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Chuck Royce 617,165 sh (+75.86%)
John Burbank 6,432,127 sh (+16.41%)
PRIMECAP Management 9,118,409 sh (+11.46%)
Steven Cohen 1,381,609 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
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Q3 2014

SZYM Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Paul Singer 10,000 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 884,165 sh (+43.26%)
John Burbank 8,088,672 sh (+25.75%)
Steven Cohen 1,707,846 sh (+23.61%)
John Burbank 7,103,823 sh (+10.44%)
PRIMECAP Management 9,746,809 sh (+6.89%)
John Burbank 8,088,672 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2014

SZYM Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Chase Coleman 500,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 41,702 sh (New)
John Burbank 7,311,967 sh (+24.51%)
PRIMECAP Management 11,892,709 sh (+22.02%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Paul Singer Sold Out
John Burbank 5,872,573 sh (-17.33%)
Chuck Royce 196,718 sh (-77.75%)
» More
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/B 2.57
SZYM's P/B is ranked higher than
58% of the 236 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. SZYM: 2.57 )
SZYM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.42   Max: 8.7
Current: 2.57

1.42
8.7
P/S 3.52
SZYM's P/S is ranked lower than
52% of the 236 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.31 vs. SZYM: 3.52 )
SZYM' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.8   Max: 22.14
Current: 3.52

2.8
22.14
EV-to-EBIT -1.55
SZYM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
55% of the 236 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 45.97 vs. SZYM: -1.55 )
SZYM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -19.1   Max: -1
Current: -1.55

-19.1
-1
Current Ratio 9.97
SZYM's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
100% of the 215 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. SZYM: 9.97 )
SZYM' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 4.11   Max: 9.97
Current: 9.97

4.11
9.97
Quick Ratio 9.32
SZYM's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
100% of the 215 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. SZYM: 9.32 )
SZYM' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 4.11   Max: 9.32
Current: 9.32

4.11
9.32
Days Inventory 234.81
SZYM's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
58% of the 236 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 30.74 vs. SZYM: 234.81 )
SZYM' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 222.86   Max: 478.07
Current: 234.81

222.86
478.07
Days Sales Outstanding 27.79
SZYM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
75% of the 236 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 21.46 vs. SZYM: 27.79 )
SZYM' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 6.44   Max: 141.28
Current: 27.79

6.44
141.28

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 28.00
SZYM's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
81% of the 236 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. SZYM: 28.00 )
SZYM' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 3.32   Max: 25.8
Current: 28

3.32
25.8
Price/Tangible Book 2.57
SZYM's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
67% of the 236 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. SZYM: 2.57 )
SZYM' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 2.27   Max: 7.21
Current: 2.57

2.27
7.21
Price/Median PS Value 0.27
SZYM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
97% of the 236 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. SZYM: 0.27 )
SZYM' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 1.38
Current: 0.27

0.25
1.38
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -64.50
SZYM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
52% of the 219 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. SZYM: -64.50 )
SZYM' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: -99.8   Max: 0
Current: -64.5

-99.8
0

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - Refining & Marketing » Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
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Traded in other countries:S7Y.Germany,
Solazyme Inc was incorporated in the State of Delaware on March 31, 2003. The Company, along with its subsidiaries, is engaged in providing renewable oils and other bioproducts. The Company focuses on selling oil-based products, including tailored oils and powdered oils, to companies that use them as intermediates and ingredients. The Company has also invested in a consumer-focused business that commercializes branded products manufactured through its various proprietary processes. Its tailored oils offer additional value as compared to conventional oils. The Company's renewable oil addresses the market needs of fuel, chemicals, nutritionals, and skin and personal care. Its competitors include: DSM Food Specialties and DuPont Nutrition & Health. Its nutrition products are subject to regulation by various government agencies, including the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, state and local agencies and similar agencies outside the United States.
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