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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
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.97
TRIB's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
66% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. TRIB: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
TRIB' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 28.81 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.97
Equity to Asset 0.59
TRIB's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
55% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. TRIB: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
TRIB' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.74 Max: 0.88
Current: 0.59
0.29
0.88
Interest Coverage 2.37
TRIB's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
88% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 41.98 vs. TRIB: 2.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
TRIB' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 100.73 Max: 1315.33
Current: 2.37
0.73
1315.33
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 2.81
WACC vs ROIC
8.31%
5.18%
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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 11.11
TRIB's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. TRIB: 11.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
TRIB' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -56.78  Med: 12.31 Max: 20.8
Current: 11.11
-56.78
20.8
Net-margin (%) 16.69
TRIB's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: -0.63 vs. TRIB: 16.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
TRIB' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -55.5  Med: 13.49 Max: 67.4
Current: 16.69
-55.5
67.4
ROE (%) 7.87
TRIB's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: -6.04 vs. TRIB: 7.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
TRIB' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -76.72  Med: 9.84 Max: 54.77
Current: 7.87
-76.72
54.77
ROA (%) 4.89
TRIB's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: -3.78 vs. TRIB: 4.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
TRIB' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -45.03  Med: 7.27 Max: 41.2
Current: 4.89
-45.03
41.2
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 34.74
TRIB's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: -6.88 vs. TRIB: 34.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
TRIB' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -123.61  Med: 30.95 Max: 125.23
Current: 34.74
-123.61
125.23
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -1.70
TRIB's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. TRIB: -1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
TRIB' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -49  Med: -1.70 Max: 76.8
Current: -1.7
-49
76.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 4.60
TRIB's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. TRIB: 4.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
TRIB' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -45.7  Med: 6.30 Max: 125.1
Current: 4.6
-45.7
125.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -0.60
TRIB's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 116 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: -3.10 vs. TRIB: -0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
TRIB' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -52.9  Med: 6.95 Max: 75.7
Current: -0.6
-52.9
75.7
» TRIB's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-28)


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

Q2 2015

TRIB Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Chuck Royce 519,298 sh (+39.97%)
Jim Simons 268,363 sh (+8.67%)
Zeke Ashton 120,000 sh (-11.11%)
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Q3 2015

TRIB Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Chuck Royce 596,098 sh (+14.79%)
Jim Simons 219,196 sh (-18.32%)
Zeke Ashton 77,500 sh (-35.42%)
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Q4 2015

TRIB Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Chuck Royce 702,598 sh (+17.87%)
Zeke Ashton Sold Out
Jim Simons 202,065 sh (-7.82%)
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Q1 2016

TRIB Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Chuck Royce 799,098 sh (+13.73%)
Jim Simons 194,150 sh (-3.92%)
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Business Description

Industry: Medical Diagnostics & Research » Diagnostics & Research
Compare:NAS:NTRA, TSX:NDQ, NAS:EXAS, OSTO:SECT B, NAS:QDEL, NAS:NRCIA » details
Traded in other countries:TRBA.Germany,
Trinity Biotech PLC develops, acquires, manufactures & markets medical diagnostic products for clinical laboratory & point-of-care of diagnostic market. Its products are used to detect autoimmune, infectious, diabetes and disorders of liver & intestine.

Trinity Biotech PLC was incorporated as a public limited company, registered in Ireland in January 1992. The Company commenced operations in 1992 and, in October 1992, completed an initial public offering of its securities in the US. The Company develops, acquires, manufactures and markets medical diagnostic products for the clinical laboratory and point-of-care (POC) segments of the diagnostic market. These products are used to detect autoimmune, infectious and sexually transmitted diseases, diabetes and disorders of the blood, liver and intestine. It is also a provider of raw materials to the life sciences industry. The Company markets its portfolio of almost 850 products to customers in approximately 100 countries around the world through its own sales force and a network of international distributors and strategic partners. The primary market for Trinity Biotech's tests remains the USA. The Company develops, acquires, manufactures and markets clinical in-vitro diagnostic products. It supplies the clinical laboratory segment of the in-vitro diagnostic market. It also sells raw materials to the life sciences industry. Its Point-of-Care product is Unigold (tm), which tests for the presence of HIV antibodies. It sells its product through its own direct sales-force in four countries: the United States, Germany, France and the United Kingdom. Its competitors are Abbott Diagnostics, Alere Inc., Arkray, Bio-Rad, Diasorin Inc., Euroimmun, Johnson & Johnson, OraSure Technologies Inc., Phadia, Roche Diagnostics, Siemens (from the combined acquisitions of Bayer, Dade-Behring and DPC), Thermo Fisher, Tosoh and Werfen. The preclinical and clinical testing, manufacture, labelling, distribution, and promotion of Trinity Biotech's products are subject to extensive and rigorous government regulation in the United States and in other countries in which its products are sought to be marketed.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 45.43
TRIB's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
77% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 29.05 vs. TRIB: 45.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
TRIB' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.08  Med: 22.02 Max: 72.73
Current: 45.43
2.08
72.73
Forward P/E 28.41
TRIB's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
71% of the 41 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 20.33 vs. TRIB: 28.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 19.45
TRIB's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
72% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 29.16 vs. TRIB: 19.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
TRIB' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.08  Med: 20.54 Max: 48.33
Current: 19.45
2.08
48.33
P/B 1.47
TRIB's P/B is ranked higher than
84% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 3.08 vs. TRIB: 1.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
TRIB' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 1.32 Max: 3.56
Current: 1.47
0.18
3.56
P/S 3.12
TRIB's P/S is ranked lower than
52% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 2.95 vs. TRIB: 3.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
TRIB' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 1.79 Max: 7.02
Current: 3.12
0.09
7.02
POCF 21.62
TRIB's POCF is ranked lower than
60% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 18.45 vs. TRIB: 21.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
TRIB' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 16.96 Max: 442.86
Current: 21.62
0.49
442.86
EV-to-EBIT 12.00
TRIB's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
74% of the 96 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 20.15 vs. TRIB: 12.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
TRIB' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.7  Med: 15.60 Max: 75.8
Current: 12
-1.7
75.8
EV-to-EBITDA 12.00
TRIB's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
58% of the 107 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 14.21 vs. TRIB: 12.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
TRIB' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.7  Med: 15.40 Max: 75.8
Current: 12
-1.7
75.8
Shiller P/E 56.63
TRIB's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
81% of the 31 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 38.91 vs. TRIB: 56.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
TRIB' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.34  Med: 17.75 Max: 163
Current: 56.63
1.34
163
Current Ratio 7.86
TRIB's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 199 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 2.68 vs. TRIB: 7.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
TRIB' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 3.13 Max: 9.17
Current: 7.86
1
9.17
Quick Ratio 6.10
TRIB's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 199 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. TRIB: 6.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
TRIB' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.44  Med: 1.61 Max: 7.6
Current: 6.1
0.44
7.6
Days Inventory 246.46
TRIB's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
94% of the 157 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 94.76 vs. TRIB: 246.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
TRIB' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 180.54  Med: 207.68 Max: 232.2
Current: 246.46
180.54
232.2
Days Sales Outstanding 99.80
TRIB's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
77% of the 160 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. TRIB: 99.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
TRIB' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 47.9  Med: 68.53 Max: 87.22
Current: 99.8
47.9
87.22

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 2.02
TRIB's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
73% of the 82 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. TRIB: 2.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
TRIB' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 1.04 Max: 2.33
Current: 2.02
0.72
2.33
Dividend Payout 0.38
TRIB's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
60% of the 50 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 0.35 vs. TRIB: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
TRIB' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 1.18 Max: 2.44
Current: 0.38
0.59
2.44
Dividend Growth (3y) 13.60
TRIB's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
67% of the 33 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 10.10 vs. TRIB: 13.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
TRIB' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 30.1
Current: 13.6
0
30.1
Forward Dividend Yield 2.04
TRIB's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
64% of the 76 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. TRIB: 2.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.03
TRIB's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
58% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. TRIB: 2.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
TRIB' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 1.04 Max: 2.33
Current: 2.03
0.72
2.33
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -2.50
TRIB's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
59% of the 119 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: -4.30 vs. TRIB: -2.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
TRIB' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -86.4  Med: -4.00 Max: 30.2
Current: -2.5
-86.4
30.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 25.69
TRIB's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
90% of the 114 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. TRIB: 25.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
TRIB' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 3.89 Max: 320
Current: 25.69
0.61
320
Price/Tangible Book 6.54
TRIB's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
66% of the 156 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 4.35 vs. TRIB: 6.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
TRIB' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 2.60 Max: 250
Current: 6.54
0.4
250
Price/Projected FCF 2.30
TRIB's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
55% of the 73 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 2.04 vs. TRIB: 2.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
TRIB' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 1.57 Max: 78.33
Current: 2.3
0.16
78.33
Price/Median PS Value 1.74
TRIB's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
87% of the 168 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. TRIB: 1.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
TRIB' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.90 Max: 3.75
Current: 1.74
0.08
3.75
Price/Graham Number 2.37
TRIB's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
62% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 2.99 vs. TRIB: 2.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
TRIB' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 1.16 Max: 10.23
Current: 2.37
0.27
10.23
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 8.37
TRIB's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: -0.40 vs. TRIB: 8.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
TRIB' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 5.70 Max: 84.7
Current: 8.37
1.3
84.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -10.35
TRIB's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 60 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 9.36 vs. TRIB: -10.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
TRIB' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -33  Med: 0.10 Max: 8.6
Current: -10.35
-33
8.6

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $98.47
EPS (TTM) $ 0.24
Beta0.86
Short Percentage of Float6.73%
52-Week Range $9.20 - 19.03
Shares Outstanding (Mil)23.96

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 100 102
EPS($) 0.33 0.38
EPS without NRI($) 0.33 0.38
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