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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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Cash-to-Debt 0.57
SMGKF's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
63% of the 1808 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. SMGKF: 0.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
SMGKF' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.25 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.57
Equity-to-Asset 0.40
SMGKF's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
72% of the 1776 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. SMGKF: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
SMGKF' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.33 Max: 0.4
Current: 0.4
0.18
0.4
Interest Coverage 9.37
SMGKF's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
70% of the 1538 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 38.04 vs. SMGKF: 9.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SMGKF' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.45  Med: 6.93 Max: 9.37
Current: 9.37
4.45
9.37
Piotroski F-Score: 4
Altman Z-Score: 2.86
Beneish M-Score: -2.38
WACC vs ROIC
6.14%
18.98%
WACC
ROIC
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 : 5/10

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history
Operating Margin % 18.19
SMGKF's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
90% of the 1792 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.94 vs. SMGKF: 18.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
SMGKF' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.9  Med: 13.82 Max: 18.19
Current: 18.19
11.9
18.19
Net Margin % 13.53
SMGKF's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
87% of the 1794 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.31 vs. SMGKF: 13.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
SMGKF' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.89  Med: 10.12 Max: 79.97
Current: 13.53
7.89
79.97
ROE % 25.95
SMGKF's ROE % is ranked higher than
92% of the 1757 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.66 vs. SMGKF: 25.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
SMGKF' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.9  Med: 27.57 Max: 152.51
Current: 25.95
16.9
152.51
ROA % 9.77
SMGKF's ROA % is ranked higher than
85% of the 1813 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.34 vs. SMGKF: 9.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
SMGKF' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.11  Med: 8.52 Max: 52.77
Current: 9.77
6.11
52.77
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 68.56
SMGKF's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
94% of the 1801 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 11.89 vs. SMGKF: 68.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
SMGKF' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 47.68  Med: 60.04 Max: 69.07
Current: 68.56
47.68
69.07
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -1.90
SMGKF's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
66% of the 1568 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. SMGKF: -1.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
SMGKF' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 2.25 Max: 51.5
Current: -1.9
0
51.5
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -4.50
SMGKF's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
71% of the 1359 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. SMGKF: -4.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
SMGKF' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -4.95 Max: 54.7
Current: -4.5
0
54.7
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -6.50
SMGKF's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
67% of the 1197 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. SMGKF: -6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
SMGKF' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -4.8 Max: 32.7
Current: -6.5
0
32.7
GuruFocus has detected 6 Warning Signs with Smiths Group PLC $SMGKF.
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Business Description

Industry: Industrial Products » Diversified Industrials    NAICS: 333999 
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Traded in other countries:QS2A.Germany, SMIN.UK,
Headquarter Location:UK
Smiths Group PLC is a technology company. The Company is engaged in the development, manufacturing, selling and support of detection technologies, engineered products & services, medical devices and electronic components.

With its start as a London jeweller in the 19th century, Smiths Group has for most of its history operated as a company operating disparate but economically attractive businesses. Thematically, it runs businesses that manufacture niche products in security- or safety-sensitive industries. Today, the firm is split across five divisions: mechanical seals, medical supplies, weapons detection, electrical connectors, and specialised hoses. The end customers for these products include NASA, government security or defense departments, and hospitals.

Ratios

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PE Ratio 14.65
SMGKF's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 1408 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 22.87 vs. SMGKF: 14.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
SMGKF' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.94  Med: 16.44 Max: 270.15
Current: 14.65
2.94
270.15
Forward PE Ratio 16.92
SMGKF's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 369 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 19.53 vs. SMGKF: 16.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 14.65
SMGKF's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
71% of the 1403 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 22.91 vs. SMGKF: 14.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
SMGKF' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.79  Med: 17.15 Max: 32.53
Current: 14.65
9.79
32.53
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 22.96
SMGKF's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
58% of the 855 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 18.67 vs. SMGKF: 22.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
SMGKF' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.22  Med: 15.81 Max: 34.28
Current: 22.96
3.22
34.28
PB Ratio 3.44
SMGKF's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
73% of the 1739 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. SMGKF: 3.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
SMGKF' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.49  Med: 3.8 Max: 5.57
Current: 3.44
2.49
5.57
PS Ratio 2.14
SMGKF's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
68% of the 1754 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. SMGKF: 2.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
SMGKF' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.01  Med: 1.65 Max: 3.05
Current: 2.14
1.01
3.05
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 25.23
SMGKF's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
68% of the 631 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 18.02 vs. SMGKF: 25.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
SMGKF' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.03  Med: 20.91 Max: 48.93
Current: 25.23
2.03
48.93
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 17.64
SMGKF's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
70% of the 791 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 11.60 vs. SMGKF: 17.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
SMGKF' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.85  Med: 14.31 Max: 23.42
Current: 17.64
1.85
23.42
EV-to-EBIT 11.76
SMGKF's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
69% of the 1949 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 16.53 vs. SMGKF: 11.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SMGKF' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.3  Med: 13.4 Max: 376
Current: 11.76
8.3
376
EV-to-EBITDA 9.24
SMGKF's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
67% of the 2030 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 12.09 vs. SMGKF: 9.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SMGKF' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.5  Med: 10.3 Max: 53.5
Current: 9.24
6.5
53.5
Shiller PE Ratio 15.21
SMGKF's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 305 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 28.76 vs. SMGKF: 15.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
SMGKF' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.11  Med: 12.95 Max: 39.02
Current: 15.21
8.11
39.02
Current Ratio 2.14
SMGKF's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 1663 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.91 vs. SMGKF: 2.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SMGKF' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.19  Med: 1.48 Max: 2.22
Current: 2.14
1.19
2.22
Quick Ratio 1.63
SMGKF's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
60% of the 1661 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. SMGKF: 1.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SMGKF' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.76  Med: 0.96 Max: 1.63
Current: 1.63
0.76
1.63
Days Inventory 102.65
SMGKF's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
53% of the 1732 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 98.73 vs. SMGKF: 102.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SMGKF' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 96.58  Med: 100.52 Max: 138.26
Current: 102.65
96.58
138.26
Days Sales Outstanding 75.42
SMGKF's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
56% of the 1373 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 81.96 vs. SMGKF: 75.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SMGKF' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 68.63  Med: 71.97 Max: 82.31
Current: 75.42
68.63
82.31
Days Payable 108.38
SMGKF's Days Payable is ranked higher than
72% of the 1323 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 66.49 vs. SMGKF: 108.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SMGKF' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 32.96  Med: 45.05 Max: 108.38
Current: 108.38
32.96
108.38

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield % 1.76
SMGKF's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
75% of the 1789 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. SMGKF: 1.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
SMGKF' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.76  Med: 3.41 Max: 5.43
Current: 1.76
1.76
5.43
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.39
SMGKF's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
57% of the 1141 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.34 vs. SMGKF: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
SMGKF' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.59 Max: 1.36
Current: 0.39
0.39
1.36
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 1.00
SMGKF's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
60% of the 899 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. SMGKF: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
SMGKF' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -3.95 Max: 60.8
Current: 1
0
60.8
Forward Dividend Yield % 2.69
SMGKF's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
72% of the 1723 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. SMGKF: 2.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 1.84
SMGKF's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
60% of the 2128 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.26 vs. SMGKF: 1.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
SMGKF' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.49  Med: 3.57 Max: 5.68
Current: 1.84
2.49
5.68
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.10
SMGKF's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 915 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: -1.30 vs. SMGKF: -0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SMGKF' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.9  Med: -0.4 Max: 0
Current: -0.1
-22.9
0

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Tangible-Book 35.00
SMGKF's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
98% of the 1646 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.02 vs. SMGKF: 35.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
SMGKF' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.94  Med: 19.71 Max: 2396.67
Current: 35
8.94
2396.67
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.86
SMGKF's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 997 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. SMGKF: 1.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
SMGKF' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1.52 Max: 3.51
Current: 1.86
0
3.51
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.30
SMGKF's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1562 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. SMGKF: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
SMGKF' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1.04 Max: 6.55
Current: 1.3
0
6.55
Price-to-Graham-Number 4.78
SMGKF's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
86% of the 1174 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. SMGKF: 4.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
SMGKF' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.98  Med: 4.56 Max: 46.39
Current: 4.78
2.98
46.39
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 8.50
SMGKF's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
74% of the 2347 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.19 vs. SMGKF: 8.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
SMGKF' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 7.4 Max: 12
Current: 8.5
0.3
12
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -0.33
SMGKF's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
65% of the 1033 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.19 vs. SMGKF: -0.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
SMGKF' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.3  Med: 8.7 Max: 44.1
Current: -0.33
-4.3
44.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $4,071
EPS (TTM) $ 1.36
Beta0.99
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $13.75 - 21.58
Shares Outstanding (Mil)395.46

Analyst Estimate

Jul17 Jul18 Jul19
Revenue (Mil $) 4,264 4,517 4,642
EPS ($) 1.20 1.21 1.32
EPS without NRI ($) 1.20 1.21 1.32
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
5.75%
Dividends per Share ($) 0.58 0.61 0.60
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