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Digirad Corp (NAS:DRAD)
Beneish M-Score
-1.95 (As of Today)

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.

Digirad Corp has a M-score of -1.95 signals that the company is a manipulator.

DRAD' s Beneish M-Score Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.69   Max: 3.3
Current: -1.95

-3.69
3.3

During the past 13 years, the highest Beneish M-Score of Digirad Corp was 3.30. The lowest was -3.69. And the median was -2.93.


Definition

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 Digirad Corp 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 * 0.8864+0.528 * 1.0177+0.404 * 1.2364+0.892 * 1.8506+0.115 * 1.2359
-0.172 * SGAI+4.679 * TATA-0.327 * LVGI
-0.172 * 1.0817+4.679 * 0.0553-0.327 * 2.5407
=-1.95

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

This Year (Sep16) TTM:Last Year (Sep15) TTM:
Accounts Receivable was $13.6 Mil.
Revenue was 31.086 + 32.09 + 31.157 + 15.577 = $109.9 Mil.
Gross Profit was 8.301 + 9.765 + 9.065 + 4.692 = $31.8 Mil.
Total Current Assets was $27.1 Mil.
Total Assets was $107.1 Mil.
Property, Plant and Equipment(Net PPE) was $31.1 Mil.
Depreciation, Depletion and Amortization(DDA) was $8.0 Mil.
Selling, General & Admin. Expense(SGA) was $27.8 Mil.
Total Current Liabilities was $23.8 Mil.
Long-Term Debt was $17.3 Mil.
Net Income was -0.283 + 0.998 + 11.609 + 0.678 = $13.0 Mil.
Non Operating Income was -0.428 + -0.058 + 0 + 0 = $-0.5 Mil.
Cash Flow from Operations was 3.017 + 3.063 + 0.736 + 0.755 = $7.6 Mil.
Accounts Receivable was $8.3 Mil.
Revenue was 15.862 + 15.547 + 13.839 + 14.143 = $59.4 Mil.
Gross Profit was 4.802 + 4.767 + 3.648 + 4.284 = $17.5 Mil.
Total Current Assets was $34.7 Mil.
Total Assets was $65.6 Mil.
Property, Plant and Equipment(Net PPE) was $6.6 Mil.
Depreciation, Depletion and Amortization(DDA) was $2.2 Mil.
Selling, General & Admin. Expense(SGA) was $13.9 Mil.
Total Current Liabilities was $9.9 Mil.
Long-Term Debt was $0.0 Mil.



1. DSRI = Days Sales in Receivables Index

Measured as the ratio of days’ sales in receivables in year t to year t-1.

A large increase in DSR could be indicative of revenue inflation.

DSRI=(Receivables_t / Revenue_t) / (Receivables_t-1 / Revenue_t-1)
=(13.637 / 109.91) / (8.313 / 59.391)
=0.12407424 / 0.1399707
=0.8864

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.

GMI=GrossMargin_t-1 / GrossMargin_t
=(GrossProfit_t-1 / Revenue_t-1) / (GrossProfit_t / Revenue_t)
=(17.501 / 59.391) / (31.823 / 109.91)
=0.29467428 / 0.28953689
=1.0177

3. AQI = Asset Quality Index

AQI is the ratio of asset quality in year t to year t-1.

Asset quality is measured as the ratio of non-current assets other than plant, property and equipment to total assets.

AQI=(1 - (CurrentAssets_t + PPE_t) / TotalAssets_t) / (1 - (CurrentAssets_t-1 + PPE_t-1) / TotalAssets_t-1)
=(1 - (27.094 + 31.119) / 107.086) / (1 - (34.745 + 6.614) / 65.558)
=0.45639019 / 0.36912352
=1.2364

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.

SGI=Sales_t / Sales_t-1
=Revenue_t / Revenue_t-1
=109.91 / 59.391
=1.8506

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))
=(2.245 / (2.245 + 6.614)) / (8.027 / (8.027 + 31.119))
=0.25341461 / 0.20505288
=1.2359

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)
=(27.848 / 109.91) / (13.911 / 59.391)
=0.25337094 / 0.23422741
=1.0817

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)
=((17.34 + 23.763) / 107.086) / ((0 + 9.904) / 65.558)
=0.38383169 / 0.15107233
=2.5407

8. TATA = Total Accruals to Total Assets

Total accruals calculated as the change in working capital accounts other than cash less depreciation.

TATA=(IncomefromContinuingOperations_t - CashFlowsfromOperations_t) / TotalAssets_t
=(NetIncome_t - NonOperatingIncome_t - CashFlowsfromOperations_t) / TotalAssets_t
=(13.002 - -0.486 - 7.571) / 107.086
=0.0553

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.

Digirad Corp has a M-score of -1.95 signals that the company is likely to be a manipulator.


Related Terms

Altman Z-Score, Piotroski F-Score, Accounts Receivable, Revenue, Gross Profit, Total Current Assets, Total Assets, Property, Plant and Equipment, Depreciation, Depletion and Amortization, Selling, General & Admin. Expense, Total Current Liabilities, Long-Term Debt, Net Income, Non Operating Income, Cash Flow from Operations


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Digirad Corp Annual Data

Dec06Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15
DSRI 0.87831.1021.00520.93531.23450.87771.06550.87770.97931.1104
GMI 0.84380.9551.11090.85951.36010.77811.05950.90660.95541.0163
AQI 1.13610.98620.43860.71640.77830.69821.39710.8226.57884.08
SGI 1.05481.02811.08670.86610.80730.95660.93990.97751.12621.0938
DEPI 1.0731.36910.74720.96320.90231.0161.17150.99021.09211.0284
SGAI 0.98920.81560.95630.90161.16321.07580.98630.90.92661.0229
LVGI 1.0271.00411.00780.79091.01591.05921.09680.99721.07590.6861
TATA -0.0934-0.0868-0.1499-0.0724-0.1229-0.0861-0.0856-0.0467-0.04310.2795
M-score -3.011.32-3.29-3.11-2.96-3.30-2.69-2.94-0.360.37

Digirad Corp Quarterly Data

Jun14Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16
DSRI 0.90981.00210.97930.86981.06691.14611.11041.4151.17610.8864
GMI 0.85190.87990.95540.97190.98731.00841.01630.99970.99621.0177
AQI 5.53375.96936.57881.37131.383.81784.083.02363.16691.2364
SGI 1.06611.08281.12621.11061.0931.11.09381.38431.64931.8506
DEPI 1.05251.13991.09211.06691.13761.10521.02842.26371.57791.2359
SGAI 0.83140.86480.92660.97961.00961.00791.0231.09691.11051.0817
LVGI 0.88651.01961.07591.02471.08450.73970.68612.22031.9482.5407
TATA -0.025-0.0444-0.0431-0.0629-0.03560.26650.27950.24190.2460.0553
M-score -0.80-0.63-0.36-2.66-2.370.230.37-0.080.02-1.95
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