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Plantronics Inc

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Volume: 462,738 Avg Vol (1m): 387,625
Market Cap $: 1.80 Bil Enterprise Value $: 3.22 Bil
P/E (TTM): 0.00 P/B: 2.47
Earnings Power Value -2.29
Net Current Asset Value -41.28
Tangible Book -35.37
Projected FCF 50.33
Median P/S Value 96.45
Graham Number 0
Peter Lynch Value 0
DCF (FCF Based) 25.61
DCF (Earnings Based) -36.39
YTD (-%)

Financial Strength : 4/10

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.
Current vs industry vs history
Cash-to-Debt 0.13
Cash-To-Debt ranked lower than
61.44% of 568 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 64620.22, Med: 2, Min: 0.01
PLT: 0.13
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-To-Debt only.
Cash-To-Debt range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.05, Med: 10000, Max: 10000
Current: 0.13
0.05
10000
Equity-to-Asset 0.23
Equity-to-Asset ranked lower than
82.65% of 559 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 1, Med: 0.58, Min: -162.14
PLT: 0.23
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
Equity-to-Asset range over the past 10 years
Min: -0.69, Med: 0.71, Max: 0.87
Current: 0.23
-0.69
0.87
Debt-to-Equity 2.27
Debt-to-Equity ranked lower than
90.53% of 412 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 177.41, Med: 0.29, Min: 0.01
PLT: 2.27
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
Debt-to-Equity range over the past 10 years
Min: -2.64, Med: 1.25, Max: 46.5
Current: 2.27
-2.64
46.5
Debt-to-EBITDA 13.05
Debt-to-EBITDA ranked lower than
65.10% of 341 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 2415.06, Med: 2.05, Min: 0.01
PLT: 13.05
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
Debt-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.22, Med: 3.31, Max: 13.05
Current: 13.05
0.22
13.05
Piotroski F-Score 3
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7
8
9
Altman Z-Score 0.98
DISTRESS
GREY
SAFE
Beneish M-Score 6.16
Not Manipulator
Manipulator
WACC vs ROIC %
ROIC -3.99%
WACC 9.07%

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.
Current vs industry vs history
Operating Margin % -4.52
Operating Margin ranked higher than
84.25% of 565 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 341.09, Med: 3.4, Min: -1532200
PLT: -4.52
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin only.
Operating Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: -4.52, Med: 16.22, Max: 19.81
Current: -4.52
-4.52
19.81
Net Margin % -8.10
Net Margin ranked lower than
59.89% of 566 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 738.28, Med: 2.84, Min: -1525300
PLT: -8.1
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin only.
Net Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: -8.1, Med: 11.18, Max: 15.98
Current: -8.1
-8.1
15.98
ROE % -22.72
ROE ranked lower than
59.89% of 551 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 123.14, Med: 4.85, Min: -925.45
PLT: -22.72
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE only.
ROE range over the past 10 years
Min: -25.23, Med: 16.23, Max: 23.78
Current: -22.72
-25.23
23.78
ROA % -5.67
ROA ranked lower than
60.07% of 571 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 215.5, Med: 2.42, Min: -5413.65
PLT: -5.67
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA only.
ROA range over the past 10 years
Min: -6.47, Med: 11.11, Max: 15.61
Current: -5.67
-6.47
15.61
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -30.26
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) ranked higher than
82.16% of 566 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 7958.33, Med: 10.41, Min: -16763.36
PLT: -30.26
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) only.
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: -30.35, Med: 52.54, Max: 82.08
Current: -30.26
-30.35
82.08
3-Year Total Revenue Growth Rate 25.00
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate ranked higher than
72.28% of 505 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 460.9, Med: 1.9, Min: -100
PLT: 22
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -9.3, Med: 10.9, Max: 28.5
Current: 22
-9.3
28.5
3-Year Total EBITDA Growth Rate -4.20
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate ranked lower than
50.52% of 386 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 448.1, Med: 8.6, Min: -478.2
PLT: -6.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -13.8, Med: 6.7, Max: 38.4
Current: -6.5
-13.8
38.4

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Business Description

Industry Communication Equipment » Communication Equipment    NAICS : 334210    SIC : 3661
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Traded in other countries PTM.Germany
Address 345 Encinal Street, Santa Cruz, CA, USA, 95060
Plantronics Inc designs and manufactures lightweight communications headsets, telephone headset systems, and other communications endpoints. The firm's headsets are used for unified communications applications in contact centers, with mobile devices and Internet telephony, for gaming, and for other applications. Its products are shipped through a network of distributors, retailers, wireless carriers, original equipment manufacturers, and other service providers. More than half of the firm's revenue is generated in the United States, with the rest coming from Europe, Africa, Asia Pacific, and other regions.

Ratios

Current vs industry vs history
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 59.58
Price-to-Owner-Earnings ranked lower than
57.71% of 227 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 8633.8, Med: 22.7, Min: 0.82
PLT: 59.58
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
Price-to-Owner-Earnings range over the past 10 years
Min: 7.19, Med: 21.88, Max: 69.62
Current: 59.58
7.19
69.62
PB Ratio 2.47
PB Ratio ranked lower than
84.12% of 548 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 155, Med: 1.94, Min: 0.03
PLT: 2.47
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
PB Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.73, Med: 2.86, Max: 7.33
Current: 2.47
0.73
7.33
PS Ratio 1.04
PS Ratio ranked lower than
64.07% of 551 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 777.78, Med: 1.41, Min: 0.01
PLT: 1.04
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
PS Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.53, Med: 2.21, Max: 3.07
Current: 1.04
0.53
3.07
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 19.05
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ranked higher than
58.25% of 194 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 9675, Med: 20.39, Min: 1.16
PLT: 19.05
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 4.56, Med: 14.14, Max: 27.12
Current: 19.05
4.56
27.12
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 14.74
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow ranked lower than
52.16% of 255 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 34500, Med: 13.86, Min: 1.15
PLT: 14.74
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 3.89, Med: 12.12, Max: 19.76
Current: 14.74
3.89
19.76
EV-to-EBIT -42.63
EV-to-EBIT ranked higher than
60.42% of 379 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 3831.81, Med: 19.71, Min: 0.18
PLT: -42.63
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
EV-to-EBIT range over the past 10 years
Min: -93.6, Med: 11.5, Max: 302.4
Current: -42.63
-93.6
302.4
EV-to-EBITDA 25.64
EV-to-EBITDA ranked higher than
55.77% of 416 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 9413.04, Med: 14.44, Min: 0.18
PLT: 25.64
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
EV-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.9, Med: 10.1, Max: 35.2
Current: 25.64
1.9
35.2
EV-to-Revenue 1.93
EV-to-Revenue ranked lower than
63.35% of 562 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 258745, Med: 1.37, Min: 0.02
PLT: 1.93
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
EV-to-Revenue range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.2, Med: 1.9, Max: 3.4
Current: 1.93
0.2
3.4
Shiller PE Ratio 27.95
Shiller PE Ratio ranked higher than
52.14% of 140 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 3914.33, Med: 34.09, Min: 1.71
PLT: 27.95
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
Shiller PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 6.74, Med: 27.14, Max: 46.19
Current: 27.95
6.74
46.19
Current Ratio 1.48
Current Ratio ranked higher than
91.94% of 546 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 104.95, Med: 2.03, Min: 0.01
PLT: 1.48
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
Current Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.48, Med: 3.86, Max: 8.18
Current: 1.48
1.48
8.18
Quick Ratio 1.14
Quick Ratio ranked higher than
92.84% of 545 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 104.95, Med: 1.55, Min: 0.02
PLT: 1.14
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
Quick Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.14, Med: 2.81, Max: 7.17
Current: 1.14
1.14
7.17
Days Inventory 46.96
Days Inventory ranked higher than
68.59% of 538 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 967.25, Med: 76.06, Min: 0.02
PLT: 46.96
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
Days Inventory range over the past 10 years
Min: 45.07, Med: 56.03, Max: 110.76
Current: 46.96
45.07
110.76
Days Sales Outstanding 73.60
Days Sales Outstanding ranked higher than
61.18% of 510 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 915.23, Med: 71.93, Min: 0.16
PLT: 73.6
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
Days Sales Outstanding range over the past 10 years
Min: 52.52, Med: 58.06, Max: 73.6
Current: 73.6
52.52
73.6
Days Payable 48.22
Days Payable ranked lower than
71.99% of 457 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 735.58, Med: 65.77, Min: 0.05
PLT: 48.22
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
Days Payable range over the past 10 years
Min: 27.75, Med: 36.64, Max: 48.22
Current: 48.22
27.75
48.22

Dividend & Buy Back

Current vs industry vs history
Dividend Yield % 1.32
Trailing Dividend Yield ranked lower than
71.03% of 428 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 33.49, Med: 1.9, Min: 0.05
PLT: 1.32
Ranked among companies with meaningful Trailing Dividend Yield only.
Trailing Dividend Yield range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.5, Med: 0.95, Max: 2.53
Current: 1.32
0.5
2.53
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.32
Forward Dividend Yield ranked lower than
78.26% of 414 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 33.49, Med: 2.12, Min: 0.05
PLT: 1.32
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield-on-Cost (5-Year) % 1.75
Yield-on-Cost (5y) ranked higher than
64.84% of 566 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 99999999.99, Med: 2.01, Min: 0.01
PLT: 1.75
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield-on-Cost (5y) only.
Yield-on-Cost (5y) range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.67, Med: 1.27, Max: 3.39
Current: 1.75
0.67
3.39
3-Year Share Buyback Rate -4.10
3-Year Share Buyback Rate ranked higher than
97.35% of 378 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 63.7, Med: -3, Min: -8092.2
PLT: -4.1
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Share Buyback Rate only.
3-Year Share Buyback Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -4.1, Med: 0, Max: 8.3
Current: -4.1
-4.1
8.3

Valuation & Return

Current vs industry vs history
Price-to-Projected-FCF 0.91
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF ranked higher than
63.51% of 296 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 119.48, Med: 1.57, Min: 0.05
PLT: 0.91
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.54, Med: 1.13, Max: 2.92
Current: 0.91
0.54
2.92
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.47
Price-to-Median-PS-Value ranked higher than
51.03% of 484 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 27, Med: 1.08, Min: 0.01
PLT: 0.47
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
Price-to-Median-PS-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.32, Med: 1.05, Max: 2.37
Current: 0.47
0.32
2.37
Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % -2.35
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) ranked higher than
73.64% of 569 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 555.56, Med: 2.73, Min: -588.24
PLT: -2.35
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: -2.4, Med: 8.5, Max: 36.5
Current: -2.35
-2.4
36.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 7.50
Forward Rate of Return ranked higher than
53.64% of 261 companies
in the Communication Equipment industry.
Industry Max: 164.05, Med: 7.87, Min: -18773.97
PLT: 7.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return only.
Forward Rate of Return range over the past 10 years
Min: -3.8, Med: 10.8, Max: 23.5
Current: 7.5
-3.8
23.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $ 1,674.53
EPS (TTM) $ -3.4
Beta 1.73
Volatility % 57.45
52-Week Range $ 30.9 - 82.28
Shares Outstanding (Mil) 39.47

Analyst Estimate

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score 3
Positive ROA N
Positive CFROA Y
Higher ROA yoy N
CFROA > ROA Y
Lower Leverage yoy N
Higher Current Ratio yoy N
Less Shares Outstanding yoy N
Higher Gross Margin yoy N
Higher Asset Turnover yoy Y