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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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Cash to Debt 1.15
VII's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
56% of the 270 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. VII: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
VII' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 3.07 Max: No Debt
Current: 1.15
Equity to Asset 0.53
VII's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
58% of the 265 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. VII: 0.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
VII' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.69 Max: 0.79
Current: 0.53
0.31
0.79
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: -0.25
M-Score: -4.54
WACC vs ROIC
8.67%
-66.77%
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 : 2/10

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Operating margin (%) -26.02
VII's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
90% of the 272 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. VII: -26.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
VII' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.61  Med: -3.39 Max: 6.78
Current: -26.02
-22.61
6.78
Net-margin (%) -24.17
VII's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
90% of the 272 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.66 vs. VII: -24.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
VII' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -24.29  Med: -1.77 Max: 11.42
Current: -24.17
-24.29
11.42
ROE (%) -55.65
VII's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
95% of the 266 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.33 vs. VII: -55.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
VII' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -40.94  Med: -2.96 Max: 27.64
Current: -55.65
-40.94
27.64
ROA (%) -34.13
VII's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.35 vs. VII: -34.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
VII' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29.72  Med: -2.15 Max: 19.47
Current: -34.13
-29.72
19.47
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -107.64
VII's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
95% of the 273 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.64 vs. VII: -107.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
VII' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -60.58  Med: -9.35 Max: 22.26
Current: -107.64
-60.58
22.26
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -23.80
VII's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. VII: -23.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
VII' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.8  Med: -5.1 Max: 6.2
Current: -23.8
-23.8
6.2
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 38.30
VII's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. VII: 38.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
VII' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.8  Med: 36.9 Max: 72
Current: 38.3
-23.8
72
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 22.50
VII's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 168 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. VII: 22.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
VII' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -100  Med: -19.15 Max: 116.2
Current: 22.5
-100
116.2
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2017-02-10)


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Business Description

Industry: Consulting & Outsourcing » Security & Protection Services
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Traded in other countries:VCI.Germany,
Vicon Industries Inc develops video management software. It designs, assembles & markets video systems, comprised of cameras, network video servers/recorders, encoders & mass storage units, used in security, surveillance, safety & control applications.

Vicon Industries Inc was incorporated in 1967. The Company develops video management software and also designs, assembles and markets a wide range of video system components, comprised principally of cameras, network video servers/recorders, encoders and mass storage units, used in security, surveillance, safety and control applications by a broad group of end users. The Company's business focus is the design of network video systems that it produces and sells worldwide to authorized dealers, system integrators, government entities and security products distributors. The Company operates within the electronic protection segment of the security industry. The Company's product line consists of various elements of a video system, including cameras for image capture, stand-alone network video management system (VMS) software and various video recording, storage, management and output devices and peripherals. The Company's ViconNet branded VMS software is sold either separately or configured in a Network Video Recording ("NVR") or Digital Video Recording ("DVR") device. Video capture offerings include a range of analog, digital and high definition (HD) megapixel cameras for both fixed and robotic positioning applications, along with associated housing options to perform in a broad range of climatic and operating environments. The Company also sells and/or produces other video system components such as video encoders decoders and monitors, camera lenses, housings and mounts, matrix video switchers and controls and various video transmission devices. The Company's marketing emphasizes video system solution capability which includes system and network design, pre-ship configuration, project management, technical training and pre and post-sales support. The Company sells its products in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) through its European based subsidiary and elsewhere outside the U.S. principally by direct export from its U.S. headquarters. The Company primarily uses a wide range of installation companies and security product distributors in international markets. Its competitors include security divisions of the Bosch Group, Honeywell International, Schneider Electric, Tyco International, Samsung Group and United Technologies, Avigilon Corporation, Exacq Technologies, Genetec Inc. and Milestone Systems and for cameras with companies such as Axis Communications, Hikvision Digital Technology, Panasonic Corporation and Samsung Electronics.

Ratios

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P/B 0.48
VII's P/B is ranked higher than
93% of the 302 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. VII: 0.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
VII' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 0.66 Max: 2.44
Current: 0.48
0.38
2.44
P/S 0.14
VII's P/S is ranked higher than
97% of the 300 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. VII: 0.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
VII' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.33 Max: 1.02
Current: 0.14
0.11
1.02
Current Ratio 2.45
VII's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 261 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. VII: 2.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
VII' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.61  Med: 3.9 Max: 5.56
Current: 2.45
1.61
5.56
Quick Ratio 1.35
VII's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 260 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.36 vs. VII: 1.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
VII' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.67  Med: 2.2 Max: 3.67
Current: 1.35
0.67
3.67
Days Inventory 123.97
VII's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
78% of the 213 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 63.87 vs. VII: 123.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
VII' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 114.8  Med: 128.7 Max: 149.13
Current: 123.97
114.8
149.13
Days Sales Outstanding 66.52
VII's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
55% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 61.27 vs. VII: 66.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
VII' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 59.84  Med: 71.66 Max: 90.33
Current: 66.52
59.84
90.33
Days Payable 52.90
VII's Days Payable is ranked higher than
53% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 48.82 vs. VII: 52.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
VII' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 31.25  Med: 44.28 Max: 87.41
Current: 52.9
31.25
87.41

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -27.10
VII's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.50 vs. VII: -27.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
VII' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -27.1  Med: -0.4 Max: 2.1
Current: -27.1
-27.1
2.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 0.77
VII's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
97% of the 143 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.01 vs. VII: 0.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
VII' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 0.92 Max: 6.84
Current: 0.77
0.33
6.84
Price/Tangible Book 0.66
VII's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
88% of the 268 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. VII: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
VII' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.69 Max: 2.7
Current: 0.66
0.23
2.7
Price/Median PS Value 0.43
VII's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 268 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. VII: 0.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
VII' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 1 Max: 2.52
Current: 0.43
0.33
2.52
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -188.70
VII's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Security & Protection Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. VII: -188.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
VII' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.2  Med: 21.55 Max: 46.1
Current: -188.7
2.2
46.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $41.14
EPS (TTM) $ -1.06
Beta0.84
Short Percentage of Float0.93%
52-Week Range $0.46 - 2.25
Shares Outstanding (Mil)9.35
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
J. Deal Partnership I LP Third Quarter Letter Oct 29 2014 
Vicon Industries Inc. -- A Ben Graham Net Net Company Jan 07 2011 
Vicon Industries Inc Reports Operating Results (10-K) Dec 22 2010 
Catching up with Four Undervalued Stocks: VIFL, SIF, VII, JCTCF Nov 11 2010 
Vicon Industries (VII) – Cyclical Business Ready for an Upswing? Sep 02 2010 
Graham NCAV Review: Vicon Industries May 27 2010 
Vicon Industries Is a Tough Decision for Value Investors Apr 07 2010 
Vicon Industries Inc Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 13 2009 

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