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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 : 4/10

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Cash to Debt 0.51
VUZI's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
64% of the 2544 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 4.42 vs. VUZI: 0.51 )
VUZI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.51

Equity to Asset -3.00
VUZI's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
75% of the 2511 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. VUZI: -3.00 )
VUZI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -4.56   Max: -0.04
Current: -3

-4.56
-0.04
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: -23.78
M-Score: -1.37
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 (%) -194.77
VUZI's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 2407 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. VUZI: -194.77 )
VUZI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -194.77   Max: -24.91
Current: -194.77

-194.77
-24.91
Net-margin (%) -424.70
VUZI's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 2409 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 3.07 vs. VUZI: -424.70 )
VUZI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -424.7   Max: 10.01
Current: -424.7

-424.7
10.01
ROA (%) -354.51
VUZI's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 2414 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.88 vs. VUZI: -354.51 )
VUZI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -354.51   Max: 13.31
Current: -354.51

-354.51
13.31
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -1043.27
VUZI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 2406 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 11.68 vs. VUZI: -1043.27 )
VUZI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -1043.27   Max: -422.4
Current: -1043.27

-1043.27
-422.4
Revenue Growth (%) -51.40
VUZI's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 1829 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. VUZI: -51.40 )
VUZI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -51.4   Max: -36.6
Current: -51.4

-51.4
-36.6
EBITDA Growth (%) 14.20
VUZI's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1486 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. VUZI: 14.20 )
VUZI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -10.7   Max: 14.2
Current: 14.2

-10.7
14.2
EPS Growth (%) 9.10
VUZI's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1337 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. VUZI: 9.10 )
VUZI' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -5.2   Max: 9.1
Current: 9.1

-5.2
9.1
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Ratios

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P/S 8.50
VUZI's P/S is ranked lower than
66% of the 2660 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. VUZI: 8.50 )
VUZI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 8.9
Current: 8.5

0.8
8.9
EV-to-EBIT -5.35
VUZI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
71% of the 2659 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 23.82 vs. VUZI: -5.35 )
VUZI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.3   Max: 15.2
Current: -5.35

3.3
15.2
Current Ratio 0.46
VUZI's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
74% of the 2532 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. VUZI: 0.46 )
VUZI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.15   Max: 1.18
Current: 0.46

0.15
1.18
Quick Ratio 0.15
VUZI's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
75% of the 2532 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. VUZI: 0.15 )
VUZI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 0.76
Current: 0.15

0.09
0.76

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 2.70
VUZI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
65% of the 2660 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. VUZI: 2.70 )
VUZI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 3.18
Current: 2.7

0.43
3.18
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.50
VUZI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
51% of the 2169 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. VUZI: 3.50 )
VUZI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 3.4   Max: 30.3
Current: 3.5

3.4
30.3

Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Consumer Electronics
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Traded in other countries:VZX.Canada, V7XN.Germany
Vuzix Corporation is incorporated in Delaware in 1997 as VR Acquisition Corp. Thereafter in 1997 it changed its name to Kaotech Corporation. In 1998 it changed its name to Interactive Imaging Systems, Inc. In 2004 it changed its name to Vicuity Corporation and then to Icuiti Corporation. In 2007, it changed to its current name, Vuzix Corporation. The Company is engaged in the design, manufacture, marketing and sale of devices that are worn like eyeglasses and feature built-in video screens that enable the user to view video and digital content, such as movies, computer data, the Internet or video games. The Company's products are used to view high-resolution video and digital information from mobile electronic devices, such as cell phones, portable media players, gaming systems and laptop computers. The Company's products provide the user with a viewing experience that simulates viewing a large screen television or a desktop computer monitor that can be viewed practically anywhere, anytime. The Company's Video Eyewear products feature high performance miniature display modules, low power electronics and related optical systems. It produces both monocular and binocular Video Eyewear devices that are excellent solutions for uses including many mobile computer, mobile internet devices (MID) or video viewing requirements, including general entertainment applications. It focuses on two markets: the consumer markets for gaming and mobile video and rugged mobile displays for defense and industrial applications. The Company's target markets and applications by major sector are: Entertainment and Internet; and Gaming. Some of the competitors are MyVu, Zeiss, i-O Display Systems, LLC, DaeYang Co., Ltd., Cybermind Interactive Nederland, Mirage Innovations, Ltd., Lumus, Shenzhen Oriscape Electronic Co., Ltd., Microvision Corporation (Microvision) and Kopin.
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