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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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 2.03
TAIT's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
53% of the 2553 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 4.05 vs. TAIT: 2.03 )
TAIT' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: No Debt
Current: 2.03

Equity to Asset 0.86
TAIT's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
96% of the 2528 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. TAIT: 0.86 )
TAIT' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 0.94
Current: 0.86

0.34
0.94
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 2.58
M-Score: -3.43
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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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -14.74
TAIT's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 2528 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. TAIT: -14.74 )
TAIT' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -19.6   Max: 14.95
Current: -14.74

-19.6
14.95
Net-margin (%) -14.89
TAIT's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 2529 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.04 vs. TAIT: -14.89 )
TAIT' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -18.65   Max: 7.31
Current: -14.89

-18.65
7.31
ROE (%) -5.57
TAIT's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 2498 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 5.76 vs. TAIT: -5.57 )
TAIT' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -6.56   Max: 9.13
Current: -5.57

-6.56
9.13
ROA (%) -4.85
TAIT's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 2534 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.87 vs. TAIT: -4.85 )
TAIT' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -5.91   Max: 5.2
Current: -4.85

-5.91
5.2
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -6.43
TAIT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 2526 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 11.30 vs. TAIT: -6.43 )
TAIT' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -7.34   Max: 12.26
Current: -6.43

-7.34
12.26
Revenue Growth (%) -4.60
TAIT's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 1846 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. TAIT: -4.60 )
TAIT' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -32.9   Max: 9.1
Current: -4.6

-32.9
9.1
EBITDA Growth (%) 48.10
TAIT's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 1498 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. TAIT: 48.10 )
TAIT' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -46.1   Max: 48.1
Current: 48.1

-46.1
48.1
EPS Growth (%) 41.50
TAIT's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. TAIT: 41.50 )
TAIT' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -47.7   Max: 157.1
Current: 41.5

-47.7
157.1
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Ratios

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history
P/B 0.30
TAIT's P/B is ranked higher than
99% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. TAIT: 0.30 )
TAIT' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 0.79
Current: 0.3

0.17
0.79
P/S 0.90
TAIT's P/S is ranked higher than
55% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.93 vs. TAIT: 0.90 )
TAIT' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.44   Max: 2.01
Current: 0.9

0.44
2.01
PFCF 25.60
TAIT's PFCF is ranked lower than
78% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 88.59 vs. TAIT: 25.60 )
TAIT' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.68   Max: 66.93
Current: 25.6

1.68
66.93
EV-to-EBIT -5.70
TAIT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
65% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 23.95 vs. TAIT: -5.70 )
TAIT' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 173.9   Max: 247
Current: -5.7

173.9
247
Current Ratio 12.85
TAIT's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
99% of the 1843 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. TAIT: 12.85 )
TAIT' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.54   Max: 24.7
Current: 12.85

1.54
24.7
Quick Ratio 3.61
TAIT's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 1843 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. TAIT: 3.61 )
TAIT' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 4.9
Current: 3.61

0.27
4.9

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Cash 14.60
TAIT's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
90% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. TAIT: 14.60 )
TAIT' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 13   Max: 179
Current: 14.6

13
179
Price/Net Current Asset Value 1.00
TAIT's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
99% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. TAIT: 1.00 )
TAIT' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 0.55   Max: 108.76
Current: 1

0.55
108.76
Price/Tangible Book 0.30
TAIT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
99% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. TAIT: 0.30 )
TAIT' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 4.97
Current: 0.3

0.2
4.97
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.30
TAIT's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
99% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. TAIT: 0.30 )
TAIT' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 1.26
Current: 0.3

0.12
1.26
Price/Median PS Value 0.90
TAIT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
76% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. TAIT: 0.90 )
TAIT' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 1.66
Current: 0.9

0.25
1.66
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.60
TAIT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
73% of the 2220 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. TAIT: 0.60 )
TAIT' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 0.6
Current: 0.6

0.4
0.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 0.45
TAIT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1587 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.04 vs. TAIT: 0.45 )
TAIT' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 19   Max: 25.7
Current: 0.45

19
25.7

Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Electronics Distribution
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Taitron Components, Inc., is a California corporation formed in 1989. The Company is a national distributor of brand name electronic components and supplier of original designed and manufactured ('ODM') electronic components ('ODM Components'), with its product offerings ranging from discrete semiconductors through small electronic devices. The Company also offers value-added engineering and turn-key services, focusing on providing contract electronic manufacturers ('CEM's) and original equipment manufacturers ('OEM's) with ODM services for their multi-year turn-key projects. The Company maintains a majority-owned subsidiary in Mexico and two divisions in each of Taiwan and China. It has developed a reputation for stocking a large selection of inventories and having an in-depth knowledge of the products in its markets. The Company's 'superstore' strategy consists of carrying a large quantity and variety of components in inventory to meet the rapid delivery requirements of its customers. The Company offers value-added ODM services to its existing OEM and CEM customers utilizing its engineering design center in Shanghai, China. The Company markets a variety of discrete semiconductors, including rectifiers (or power diodes), diodes, transistors, optoelectronic devices and passive components, to other electronic distributors, contract electronic manufacturers and original equipment manufacturers, who incorporate them in their products. ODM Products are custom made and are marketed in specific industries such as wild animal feeders, timers for DC motor, public street light controllers, battery testers, universal remote control devices and battery chargers. The Company faces competition from numerous local, regional and national distributors (both in purchasing and selling inventory) and electronic component manufacturers, including some of its own suppliers. The Company's worldwide operations are subject to local laws and regulations.

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