Switch to:
Taser International Inc (NAS:TASR)
Profitability Rank
7 (As of Mar. 2014)

Taser International Inc has the Profitability Rank of 7. It has a higher profitability and may stay that way.

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. Piotroski F-Score
• 3. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
• 4. Consistency of the profitability
• 5. Predictability Rank

Taser International Inc's operating margin for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 was 13.42%. As of today, Taser International Inc's Piotroski F-Score is 7.


Definition

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way.

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.

Taser International Inc has the Profitability Rank of 7. It has a higher profitability and may stay that way.

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 Rank is based on these factors:

•1. Operating Margin

Operating Margin - also known as operating income margin, operating profit margin and return on sales (ROS) - is the ratio of Operating Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.

Taser International Inc's Operating Margin for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2014 is calculated as:

Operating Margin=Operating Income (Q: Mar. 2014 ) / Revenue (Q: Mar. 2014 )
=4.856 / 36.185
=13.42 %

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

•2. Piotroski F-Score

Good Sign:

Piotroski F-Score of 7 is 7, indicating very healthy situation.

The zones of discrimination were as such:

Good or high score = 8 or 9
Bad or low score = 0 or 1

Taser International Inc has an F-score of 7 indicating the company's financial situation is typical for a stable company.

•3. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.

•4. Consistency of the profitability

•5. Predictability Rank


Related Terms

Financial Strength Rank, Operating Margin, Piotroski F-Score

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
Free 7-day Trial
FEEDBACK
Email Hide