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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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Interest Coverage 7.11
DELL's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
78% of the 1767 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 56.06 vs. DELL: 7.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
DELL' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 7.11
Current: 7.11
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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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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

DELL Guru Trades in Q3 2015

T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 16,500,000 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2015

DELL Guru Trades in Q4 2015

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Q1 2016

DELL Guru Trades in Q1 2016

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Q2 2016

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Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Computer Systems
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Dell Inc is a Delaware Corporation, which was founded in 1984. The Company offers a range of technology solutions, including servers and networking products, storage products, services, software and peripherals, mobility products, and desktop PCs. The Company sells its products and services directly to customers through dedicated distribution channels, such as retailers, distributors, and resellers. Its business segments are Large Enterprise, Public, Small and Medium Business ('SMB'), and Consumer. Large Enterprise customers include large global and national corporate businesses. Public customers, which include educational institutions, government, health care, and law enforcement agencies, operate in their own communities. SMB segment is focused on helping small and medium-sized businesses get the most out of their technology by offering scalable products, services, and solutions. Consumer segment is focused on delivering what customers want from the total technology experience of entertainment, mobility, gaming, and design. The Company designs, develops, manufactures, markets, sells, and supports a range of products, solutions, and services. The Company also provides various customer financial services to its Commercial and Consumer customers. Its enterprise solutions include servers, networking, and storage products. The Company's services include a range of configurable IT and business services, including infrastructure technology, consulting and applications, and product-related support services. The Company offers Dell-branded printers and displays and a multitude of competitively priced third-party peripheral products such as printers, televisions, notebook accessories, mice, keyboards, networking and wireless products, digital cameras, and other products. The Company also sells a range of third-party software products, including operating systems, business and office applications, anti-virus and related security software, entertainment software, and products in various other categories. Client Products offers a variety of mobility and desktop products, including notebooks, workstations, tablets, smartphones, and desktop PCs, to its Commercial and Consumer customers. The Company offers or arranges various financing options and services for its Commercial and Consumer customers in the U.S. and Canada through Dell Financial Services ('DFS'). DFS offers a range of financial services, including originating, collecting, and servicing customer receivables related to the purchase of Dell products. DFS offers private label credit financing programs to qualified Consumer and Commercial customers and offers leases and fixed-term financing to Commercial customers. The Company sells its products and services directly to customers and through various other sales distribution channels, such as retailers, third-party solution providers, system integrators, and third-party resellers. Its customers include large global and national corpora

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Dividend Yield 2.31
DELL's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
52% of the 1743 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 2.32 vs. DELL: 2.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
DELL' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 2.31
Current: 2.31
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Dividend Payout 0.73
DELL's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
74% of the 1191 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. DELL: 0.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
DELL' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0.73
Current: 0.73
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0.73
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.31
DELL's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
53% of the 2124 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 2.62 vs. DELL: 2.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
DELL' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 2.31
Current: 2.31
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2.31

Valuation & Return

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More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $56,623
EPS (TTM) $ 0.76
Short Percentage of Float2.66%
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Articles On GuruFocus.com
Michael Dell Sells Esterline Shares in 2nd Quarter Aug 24 2016 
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