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The zones of discrimination for M-Score is as such:
An M-Score of less than -2.22 suggests that the company is not an accounting manipulator.
An M-Score of greater than -2.22 signals that the company is likely an accounting manipulator.
During the past 13 years, the highest Beneish M-Score of Analog Devices Inc was -0.59. The lowest was -3.49. And the median was -2.62.
The M-score was created by Professor Messod Beneish. Instead of measuring the bankruptcy risk (Z-Score) or business trend (F-Score), M-score can be used to detect the risk of earnings manipulation. This is the original research paper on M-score.
The M-Score Variables:
The M-score of Analog Devices Inc for today is based on a combination of the following eight different indices:
|M||=||-4.84||+||0.92 * DSRI||+||0.528 * GMI||+||0.404 * AQI||+||0.892 * SGI||+||0.115 * DEPI|
|=||-4.84||+||0.92 * 0.9542||+||0.528 * 1.0194||+||0.404 * 1.2133||+||0.892 * 1.1986||+||0.115 * 0.5859|
|-||0.172 * SGAI||+||4.679 * TATA||-||0.327 * LVGI|
|-||0.172 * 0.9262||+||4.679 * -0.0364||-||0.327 * 0.56|
|This Year (Jul15) TTM:||Last Year (Jul14) TTM:|
|Accounts Receivable was $452 Mil.|
Revenue was 863.365 + 821.019 + 771.986 + 814.247 = $3,271 Mil.
Gross Profit was 569.037 + 544.822 + 503.607 + 486.037 = $2,104 Mil.
Total Current Assets was $4,150 Mil.
Total Assets was $7,135 Mil.
Property, Plant and Equipment(Net PPE) was $631 Mil.
Depreciation, Depletion and Amortization(DDA) was $228 Mil.
Selling, General & Admin. Expense(SGA) was $479 Mil.
Total Current Liabilities was $1,058 Mil.
Long-Term Debt was $498 Mil.
Net Income was 216.478 + 205.338 + 178.757 + 108.695 = $709 Mil.
Non Operating Income was -1.265 + 1.052 + -2.552 + -0.116 = $-3 Mil.
Cash Flow from Operations was 197.139 + 344.031 + 168.653 + 262.263 = $972 Mil.
|Accounts Receivable was $395 Mil.
Revenue was 727.752 + 694.536 + 628.238 + 678.133 = $2,729 Mil.
Gross Profit was 476.29 + 458.743 + 409.118 + 444.87 = $1,789 Mil.
Total Current Assets was $5,924 Mil.
Total Assets was $8,973 Mil.
Property, Plant and Equipment(Net PPE) was $610 Mil.
Depreciation, Depletion and Amortization(DDA) was $112 Mil.
Selling, General & Admin. Expense(SGA) was $431 Mil.
Total Current Liabilities was $2,623 Mil.
Long-Term Debt was $873 Mil.
1. DSRI = Days Sales in Receivables Index
A large increase in DSR could be indicative of revenue inflation.
|DSRI||=||(Receivables_t / Revenue_t)||/||(Receivables_t-1 / Revenue_t-1)|
|=||(451.511 / 3270.617)||/||(394.762 / 2728.659)|
2. GMI = Gross Margin Index
Measured as the ratio of gross margin in year t-1 to gross margin in year t.
Gross margin has deteriorated when this index is above 1. A firm with poorer prospects is more likely to manipulate earnings.
|=||(GrossProfit_t-1 / Revenue_t-1)||/||(GrossProfit_t / Revenue_t)|
|=||(544.822 / 2728.659)||/||(569.037 / 3270.617)|
3. AQI = Asset Quality Index
AQI is the ratio of asset quality in year t to year t-1.
|AQI||=||(1 - (CurrentAssets_t + PPE_t) / TotalAssets_t)||/||(1 - (CurrentAssets_t-1 + PPE_t-1) / TotalAssets_t-1)|
|=||(1 - (4149.892 + 631.269) / 7134.701)||/||(1 - (5923.884 + 609.937) / 8973.465)|
4. SGI = Sales Growth Index
Ratio of sales in year t to sales in year t-1.
Sales growth is not itself a measure of manipulation. However, growth companies are likely to find themselves under pressure to manipulate in order to keep up appearances.
5. DEPI = Depreciation Index
Measured as the ratio of the rate of depreciation in year t-1 to the corresponding rate in year t.
DEPI greater than 1 indicates that assets are being depreciated at a slower rate. This suggests that the firm might be revising useful asset life assumptions upwards, or adopting a new method that is income friendly.
|DEPI||=||(Depreciation_t-1 / (Depreciaton_t-1 + PPE_t-1))||/||(Depreciation_t / (Depreciaton_t + PPE_t))|
|=||(112.437 / (112.437 + 609.937))||/||(228.353 / (228.353 + 631.269))|
6. SGAI = Sales, General and Administrative expenses Index
The ratio of SGA expenses in year t relative to year t-1.
SGA expenses index > 1 means that the company is becoming less efficient in generate sales.
|SGAI||=||(SGA_t / Sales_t)||/||(SGA_t-1 /Sales_t-1)|
|=||(478.996 / 3270.617)||/||(431.449 / 2728.659)|
7. LVGI = Leverage Index
The ratio of total debt to total assets in year t relative to yeat t-1.
An LVGI > 1 indicates an increase$sgai= in leverage
|LVGI||=||((LTD_t + CurrentLiabilities_t) / TotalAssets_t)||/||((LTD_t-1 + CurrentLiabilities_t-1) / TotalAssets_t-1)|
|=||((498.448 + 1057.77) / 7134.701)||/||((872.652 + 2622.526) / 8973.465)|
8. TATA = Total Accruals to Total Assets
Total accruals calculated as the change in working capital accounts other than cash less depreciation.
|=||(NetIncome_t - NonOperatingIncome_t||-||CashFlowsfromOperations_t)||/||TotalAssets_t|
|=||(709.268 - -2.881||-||972.086)||/||7134.701|
An M-Score of less than -2.22 suggests that the company will not be a manipulator. An M-Score of greater than -2.22 signals that the company is likely to be a manipulator.
Analog Devices Inc has a M-score of -2.31 suggests that the company will not be a manipulator.
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