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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.05
IEC's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: 0.05 )
IEC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.05

Equity to Asset 0.37
IEC's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: 0.37 )
IEC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.06   Max: 0.72
Current: 0.37

-0.06
0.72
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 1.68
M-Score: -4.00
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -9.82
IEC's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: -9.82 )
IEC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -14.12   Max: 7.95
Current: -9.82

-14.12
7.95
Net-margin (%) -6.76
IEC's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: -6.76 )
IEC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -27.89   Max: 20.51
Current: -6.76

-27.89
20.51
ROE (%) -29.79
IEC's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: -29.79 )
IEC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -1374.09   Max: 76.07
Current: -29.79

-1374.09
76.07
ROA (%) -10.72
IEC's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: -10.72 )
IEC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -76.77   Max: 31.26
Current: -10.72

-76.77
31.26
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -27.77
IEC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: -27.77 )
IEC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -79.53   Max: 52.14
Current: -27.77

-79.53
52.14
Revenue Growth (%) 13.00
IEC's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: 13.00 )
IEC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -39   Max: 37.5
Current: 13

-39
37.5
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/B 1.45
IEC's P/B is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: 1.45 )
IEC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 5.67
Current: 1.45

0.6
5.67
P/S 0.31
IEC's P/S is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: 0.31 )
IEC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 1.01
Current: 0.31

0.11
1.01
PFCF 3.01
IEC's PFCF is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: 3.01 )
IEC' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.51   Max: 449.95
Current: 3.01

1.51
449.95
PEG 0.50
IEC's PEG is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: 0.50 )
IEC' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 1.6
Current: 0.5

0.04
1.6
Shiller P/E 10.71
IEC's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: 10.71 )
IEC' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 4.81   Max: 27.38
Current: 10.71

4.81
27.38

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 1.71
IEC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: 1.71 )
IEC' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 12.7
Current: 1.71

0.14
12.7
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.39
IEC's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: 0.39 )
IEC' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 16.96
Current: 0.39

0.04
16.96
Price/Median PS Value 0.82
IEC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: 0.82 )
IEC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 2.08
Current: 0.82

0.05
2.08
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 1.90
IEC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: 1.90 )
IEC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 37.3
Current: 1.9

0.5
37.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 6.53
IEC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. IEC: 6.53 )
IEC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -3   Max: 205.6
Current: 6.53

-3
205.6

Business Description

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IEC Electronics Corp., ("IEC") was organized in 1966. IEC is a provider of electronic manufacturing services, ("EMS"), to advanced technology companies. The EMS industry specializes in providing program management, technical support and manufacturing expertise required to take a product from the early design and prototype stages through volume production and distribution. The Company provides electronic manufacturing services mainly for wireless communication systems, test diagnostic equipment, military and defense systems, transportation products, and medical systems and instrumentation. It utilizes a direct sales force as well as a nationwide network of Manufacturers Representatives. It is into the custom manufacture of high reliability, complex circuit cards, system level assemblies and an array of custom cable/wire harness assemblies. It utilizes state-of-the art, automated circuit card assembly equipment coupled with a full complement of high reliability manufacturing stress testing technologies. The Company's operations are subject to certain federal, state and local regulatory requirements relating to environmental, waste management, health and safety matters.
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