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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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Cash to Debt 3.04
VSH's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
58% of the 1032 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. VSH: 3.04 )
VSH' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.05   Max: No Debt
Current: 3.04

Equity to Asset 0.58
VSH's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
57% of the 1015 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. VSH: 0.58 )
VSH' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 0.67
Current: 0.58

0.39
0.67
Interest Coverage 8.55
VSH's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
56% of the 548 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1403.57 vs. VSH: 8.55 )
VSH' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.85   Max: 37.87
Current: 8.55

0.85
37.87
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 2.32
M-Score: -2.53
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 : 7/10

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Operating margin (%) 8.34
VSH's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 988 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 3.28 vs. VSH: 8.34 )
VSH' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -58.42   Max: 28.25
Current: 8.34

-58.42
28.25
Net-margin (%) 5.19
VSH's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 988 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 2.42 vs. VSH: 5.19 )
VSH' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -61.38   Max: 21.01
Current: 5.19

-61.38
21.01
ROE (%) 6.57
VSH's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 984 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 2.69 vs. VSH: 6.57 )
VSH' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -112.13   Max: 28.24
Current: 6.57

-112.13
28.24
ROA (%) 3.80
VSH's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 1002 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.58 vs. VSH: 3.80 )
VSH' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -61.51   Max: 18.6
Current: 3.8

-61.51
18.6
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 15.13
VSH's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 998 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 6.44 vs. VSH: 15.13 )
VSH' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -95.37   Max: 40.92
Current: 15.13

-95.37
40.92
Revenue Growth (%) 3.00
VSH's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 740 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: -1.80 vs. VSH: 3.00 )
VSH' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -9   Max: 26.4
Current: 3

-9
26.4
EBITDA Growth (%) -8.50
VSH's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 526 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: -6.40 vs. VSH: -8.50 )
VSH' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -37.3   Max: 61.5
Current: -8.5

-37.3
61.5
EPS Growth (%) -24.60
VSH's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: -5.30 vs. VSH: -24.60 )
VSH' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 107.8
Current: -24.6

0
107.8
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

VSH Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Joel Greenblatt 138,498 sh (+156.61%)
Jim Simons 375,125 sh (+137.23%)
Steven Cohen 90,398 sh (+104.17%)
Paul Tudor Jones 59,600 sh (+95.41%)
Chuck Royce 10,797,425 sh (+33.25%)
Ken Fisher 4,198,017 sh (+0.1%)
Robert Olstein 356,000 sh (unchged)
Howard Marks 2,750,000 sh (unchged)
James Barrow 5,099,387 sh (-21.12%)
Richard Snow 35,000 sh (-90.41%)
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Q4 2013

VSH Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Scott Black 124,400 sh (New)
David Dreman 686,275 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 256,029 sh (+84.86%)
Robert Olstein 457,100 sh (+28.4%)
Chuck Royce 12,840,824 sh (+18.92%)
Richard Snow 35,000 sh (unchged)
Howard Marks 2,750,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Ken Fisher 4,141,017 sh (-1.36%)
James Barrow 5,023,137 sh (-1.5%)
Jim Simons 200,625 sh (-46.52%)
Paul Tudor Jones 24,300 sh (-59.23%)
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Q1 2014

VSH Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Steven Cohen 39,311 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 880,263 sh (+243.81%)
David Dreman 707,752 sh (+3.13%)
Howard Marks 2,750,000 sh (unchged)
Richard Snow Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
James Barrow 4,999,282 sh (-0.47%)
Ken Fisher 4,017,237 sh (-2.99%)
Chuck Royce 12,414,476 sh (-3.32%)
Robert Olstein 427,020 sh (-6.58%)
Scott Black 114,825 sh (-7.7%)
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Q2 2014

VSH Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Ken Fisher 3,908,977 sh (-2.69%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with VSH

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add 243.81%0.14%$12.97 - $15.14 $ 14.735%880263
David Dreman 2013-12-31 New Buy0.69%$11.99 - $13.44 $ 14.7316%686275
Scott Black 2013-12-31 New Buy0.18%$11.99 - $13.44 $ 14.7316%124400
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add 84.86%0.04%$11.99 - $13.44 $ 14.7316%256029
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Add 156.61%0.04%$12.05 - $15.32 $ 14.738%138498
James Barrow 2013-09-30 Reduce -21.12%0.03%$12.05 - $15.32 $ 14.738%5099387
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 New Buy0.03%$11.71 - $15.09 $ 14.738%53972
David Dreman 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.22%$10.28 - $13.95 $ 14.7320%0
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.01%$10.28 - $13.95 $ 14.7320%0
Charles Brandes 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.0033%$10.28 - $13.95 $ 14.7320%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Reduce -54.65%0.02%$8.28 - $10.4 $ 14.7357%23239
Charles Brandes 2012-12-31 New Buy$8.28 - $10.4 $ 14.7357%26460
David Dreman 2012-09-30 New Buy0.18%$8.18 - $11 $ 14.7353%716911
James Barrow 2012-09-30 Add 31.49%0.03%$8.18 - $11 $ 14.7353%6924101
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Add 31.22%0.01%$8.18 - $11 $ 14.7353%51240
John Burbank 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.0036%$8.18 - $11 $ 14.7353%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Reduce -75.44%0.13%$8.93 - $12.43 $ 14.7339%39049
John Burbank 2012-06-30 New Buy$8.93 - $12.43 $ 14.7339%11245
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Reduce -27.02%0.06%$9.32 - $13.15 $ 14.7332%158982
Ray Dalio 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.25%$8.09 - $11.49 $ 14.7352%0
Ray Dalio 2011-09-30 Add 35.31%0.06%$8.77 - $16.2 $ 14.7323%1988542
Joel Greenblatt 2011-06-30 Add 267.83%0.28%$13.79 - $19.08 $ 14.73-10%182423
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 18.60
VSH's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 85.70 vs. VSH: 18.60 )
VSH' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.12   Max: 227.5
Current: 18.6

4.12
227.5
P/B 1.20
VSH's P/B is ranked higher than
81% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.91 vs. VSH: 1.20 )
VSH' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 2.04
Current: 1.2

0.25
2.04
P/S 0.90
VSH's P/S is ranked higher than
79% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. VSH: 0.90 )
VSH' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.15   Max: 1.65
Current: 0.9

0.15
1.65
PFCF 15.10
VSH's PFCF is ranked higher than
85% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 698.00 vs. VSH: 15.10 )
VSH' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.98   Max: 46.78
Current: 15.1

2.98
46.78
EV-to-EBIT 6.87
VSH's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
94% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 50.61 vs. VSH: 6.87 )
VSH' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 1.8   Max: 70.2
Current: 6.87

1.8
70.2
PEG 1.40
VSH's PEG is ranked higher than
93% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. VSH: 1.40 )
VSH' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.51   Max: 14.5
Current: 1.4

0.51
14.5
Current Ratio 4.52
VSH's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 1030 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 2.53 vs. VSH: 4.52 )
VSH' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 2.16   Max: 4.79
Current: 4.52

2.16
4.79
Quick Ratio 3.52
VSH's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 1030 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.99 vs. VSH: 3.52 )
VSH' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.07   Max: 3.52
Current: 3.52

1.07
3.52

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 0.80
VSH's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
72% of the 509 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. VSH: 0.80 )
VSH' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 0.8
Current: 0.8

0.4
0.8
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.80
VSH's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
76% of the 541 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. VSH: 0.80 )
VSH' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 0.42
Current: 0.8

0.38
0.42
Share Buyback Rate 7.30
VSH's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
97% of the 567 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: -1.30 vs. VSH: 7.30 )
VSH' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 7.3   Max: -9.4
Current: 7.3

Valuation & Return

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Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 13.90
VSH's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
90% of the 797 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. VSH: 13.90 )
VSH' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.4   Max: 56.8
Current: 13.9

1.4
56.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 7.73
VSH's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
87% of the 672 Companies
in the Global Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. VSH: 7.73 )
VSH' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -24.4   Max: 33
Current: 7.73

-24.4
33

Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Semiconductors
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Traded in other countries:VHY.Germany
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc was incorporated in Delaware in 1962. The Company is a global manufacturer and supplier of discrete semiconductors and passive components. Semiconductors include MOSFETs, diodes, and optoelectronic components. Passive components include resistive products, capacitors, and inductors. The Company offers its customers "one-stop shop" access to one of the most comprehensive electronic component product lines of any manufacturer in the United States, Europe, and Asia. The Company's semiconductor components are used for a wide variety of functions, including power control, power conversion, power management, signal switching, signal routing, signal blocking, signal amplification, two-way data transfer, one-way remote control, and circuit isolation. The Company's passive components are used to restrict current flow, suppress voltage increases, store and discharge energy, control alternating current and voltage, filter out unwanted electrical signals, and perform other functions. The Company's components are used in virtually every type of product that contains electronic circuitry, in the industrial, computing, automotive, consumer, telecommunications, power supplies, military, aerospace, and medical markets. Its semiconductor products include MOSFETs, Diodes, and Optoelectronic Components. Its passive components include resistors, capacitors, and magnetics such as inductors and transformers. Passive components are used to store electrical charges, to limit or resist electrical current, and to help in filtering, surge suppression, measurement, timing, and tuning applications. The Company's manufacturing process involves two phases of production: wafer fabrication and assembly. In the United States, its manufacturing facilities are located in California, Illinois, Indiana, Nebraska, New York, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Vermont, and Wisconsin. In Asia, its main manufacturing facilities are located in the People's Republic of China, the Republic of China (Taiwan), India, and Malaysia. In Europe, its main manufacturing facilities are located in Germany, France, and the Czech Republic. The Company sells its products to original equipment manufacturers, electronic manufacturing services companies, which manufacture for OEMs on an outsourcing basis, and independent distributors that maintain large inventories of electronic components for resale to OEMs and EMS companies. The Company's primary competitors by product type are: MOSFETs: Fairchild Semiconductor, Infineon, International Rectifier, NXP Semiconductors, ON Semiconductor, Rohm, STMicroelectronics, Toshiba; Diodes: Fairchild Semiconductor, Infineon, NXP Semiconductors, ON Semiconductor, Rohm, STMicroelectronics, Toshiba; Optoelectronic Components: Avago, Rohm, Sharp, Toshiba; Resistors and Inductors: KOA, Panasonic, Rohm, TDK-EPCOS, Yageo; and Capacitors: AVX, KEMET, Murata, Nichicon, Panasonic, TDK-EPCOS, Yageo. The Company's operations, products and/or pro
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