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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 : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Equity-to-Asset 0.41
VSEC's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
54% of the 1007 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.42 vs. VSEC: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
VSEC' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.42 Max: 0.63
Current: 0.41
0.27
0.63
Interest Coverage 10.69
VSEC's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
66% of the 862 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 24.43 vs. VSEC: 10.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
VSEC' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.23  Med: 49.02 Max: No Debt
Current: 10.69
Piotroski F-Score: 7
Altman Z-Score: 2.87
Beneish M-Score: -2.17
WACC vs ROIC
11.51%
6.84%
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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 7.11
VSEC's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
64% of the 1016 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 5.01 vs. VSEC: 7.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
VSEC' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.98  Med: 6.83 Max: 9.46
Current: 7.11
2.98
9.46
Net Margin % 3.69
VSEC's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
54% of the 1021 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 3.42 vs. VSEC: 3.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
VSEC' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.82  Med: 3.71 Max: 4.85
Current: 3.69
1.82
4.85
ROE % 11.05
VSEC's ROE % is ranked higher than
63% of the 1016 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 7.81 vs. VSEC: 11.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
VSEC' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.87  Med: 14.6 Max: 29.81
Current: 11.05
9.87
29.81
ROA % 4.30
VSEC's ROA % is ranked higher than
61% of the 1038 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 3.13 vs. VSEC: 4.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
VSEC' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.19  Med: 5.66 Max: 10.43
Current: 4.3
4.19
10.43
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 27.37
VSEC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
63% of the 1030 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 17.74 vs. VSEC: 27.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
VSEC' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 27.53  Med: 34.47 Max: 68.68
Current: 27.37
27.53
68.68
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 13.10
VSEC's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
82% of the 845 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. VSEC: 13.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
VSEC' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19.5  Med: 10.6 Max: 51.8
Current: 13.1
-19.5
51.8
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 6.10
VSEC's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
55% of the 691 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 8.90 vs. VSEC: 6.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
VSEC' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25.7  Med: 10.8 Max: 51.4
Current: 6.1
-25.7
51.4
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 3.20
VSEC's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
59% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 8.60 vs. VSEC: 3.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
VSEC' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19  Med: 5.8 Max: 55.8
Current: 3.2
-19
55.8
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Business Description

Industry: Engineering & Construction » Engineering & Construction    NAICS: 541330    SIC: 8711
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Headquarter Location:USA
VSE Corp serves as a centralized managing and consolidating entity for its business operations. The Company has four reportable segments; Supply Chain Management Group, Aviation Group, Federal Group, and IT, Energy and Management Consulting Group.

VSE is a United States-based company that operates through four segments. The supply-chain management group provides sourcing, logistics, data management, and other services to help clients with supply-chain management efforts. The aviation group provides parts, supply-chain solutions, and other services for aviation jet aircraft engines and engine accessories. The federal services group provides military sale, refurbishment, and various other services to the U.S. Army and other customers. The IT, energy, and management consulting group provides technical and consulting services. The United States Postal Service and U.S. Department of Defense are the company's largest customers, jointly accounting for the majority of the company's sales.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 16.69
VSEC's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 804 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 15.80 vs. VSEC: 16.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
VSEC' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.45  Med: 10.87 Max: 25.97
Current: 16.69
4.45
25.97
PE Ratio without NRI 16.69
VSEC's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
52% of the 801 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 15.67 vs. VSEC: 16.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
VSEC' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.17  Med: 10.34 Max: 25.69
Current: 16.69
4.17
25.69
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 19.26
VSEC's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
55% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 13.16 vs. VSEC: 19.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
VSEC' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.29  Med: 10.82 Max: 107.01
Current: 19.26
2.29
107.01
PB Ratio 1.74
VSEC's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
63% of the 1003 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. VSEC: 1.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
VSEC' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.68  Med: 1.55 Max: 5.92
Current: 1.74
0.68
5.92
PS Ratio 0.61
VSEC's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
51% of the 982 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. VSEC: 0.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
VSEC' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.25 Max: 1.04
Current: 0.61
0.1
1.04
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 17.01
VSEC's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
53% of the 352 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 11.14 vs. VSEC: 17.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
VSEC' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.21  Med: 9.61 Max: 743.64
Current: 17.01
2.21
743.64
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 14.11
VSEC's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
52% of the 448 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 9.07 vs. VSEC: 14.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
VSEC' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.76  Med: 8.14 Max: 64.5
Current: 14.11
1.76
64.5
EV-to-EBIT 13.11
VSEC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
56% of the 1022 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 11.82 vs. VSEC: 13.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
VSEC' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.4  Med: 7.9 Max: 19.6
Current: 13.11
3.4
19.6
EV-to-EBITDA 8.74
VSEC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
56% of the 1058 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 9.37 vs. VSEC: 8.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
VSEC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.8  Med: 5.9 Max: 14.7
Current: 8.74
2.8
14.7
PEG Ratio 2.98
VSEC's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
76% of the 343 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. VSEC: 2.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
VSEC' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.3 Max: 5.9
Current: 2.98
0.11
5.9
Shiller PE Ratio 18.77
VSEC's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 168 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 20.34 vs. VSEC: 18.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
VSEC' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.97  Med: 16.64 Max: 76.74
Current: 18.77
6.97
76.74
Current Ratio 2.04
VSEC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. VSEC: 2.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
VSEC' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.09  Med: 1.68 Max: 2.52
Current: 2.04
1.09
2.52
Quick Ratio 0.88
VSEC's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
83% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. VSEC: 0.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
VSEC' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.82  Med: 1.47 Max: 2.52
Current: 0.88
0.82
2.52
Days Inventory 69.37
VSEC's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
72% of the 840 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 25.59 vs. VSEC: 69.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
VSEC' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.29  Med: 34.79 Max: 72.54
Current: 69.37
1.29
72.54
Days Sales Outstanding 44.53
VSEC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
83% of the 742 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 72.76 vs. VSEC: 44.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
VSEC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.99  Med: 61.84 Max: 73.98
Current: 44.53
22.99
73.98
Days Payable 38.75
VSEC's Days Payable is ranked lower than
63% of the 657 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 82.51 vs. VSEC: 38.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
VSEC' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.36  Med: 34.96 Max: 57.02
Current: 38.75
22.36
57.02

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 0.57
VSEC's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
92% of the 1096 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 2.38 vs. VSEC: 0.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
VSEC' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 0.66 Max: 1.39
Current: 0.57
0.25
1.39
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.09
VSEC's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.29 vs. VSEC: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
VSEC' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.06 Max: 0.1
Current: 0.09
0.04
0.1
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 10.60
VSEC's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
59% of the 480 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. VSEC: 10.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
VSEC' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.9  Med: 4.1 Max: 18.6
Current: 10.6
-1.9
18.6
Forward Dividend Yield % 0.66
VSEC's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
93% of the 1068 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. VSEC: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 1.00
VSEC's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
85% of the 1369 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. VSEC: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
VSEC' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.44  Med: 1.16 Max: 2.45
Current: 1
0.44
2.45
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.40
VSEC's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 497 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: -2.30 vs. VSEC: -0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
VSEC' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.5  Med: -0.5 Max: 21.1
Current: -0.4
-3.5
21.1

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.77
VSEC's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
72% of the 472 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. VSEC: 0.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
VSEC' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 0.87 Max: 8.18
Current: 0.77
0.4
8.18
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 2.45
VSEC's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
93% of the 840 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. VSEC: 2.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
VSEC' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 0.81 Max: 4.14
Current: 2.45
0.38
4.14
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 7.63
VSEC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
54% of the 1251 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 6.84 vs. VSEC: 7.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
VSEC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.1  Med: 12.6 Max: 29.7
Current: 7.63
5.1
29.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 11.55
VSEC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
60% of the 495 Companies
in the Global Engineering & Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 7.44 vs. VSEC: 11.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
VSEC' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.3  Med: 35.7 Max: 49.9
Current: 11.55
11.3
49.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $745.4
EPS (TTM) $ 2.53
Beta2.35
Short Percentage of Float1.25%
52-Week Range $26.16 - 44.35
Shares Outstanding (Mil)10.84
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Headlines

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Notable Dividend Hikes: UNP, DTE, PSA, VSEC, EXPD May 06 2011 
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VSE Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Oct 29 2010 
VSE Corp – Serving Government Needs Since 1959 Jun 09 2010 
VSE Corporation- A Great Opportunity After Last Week’s Sell-Off Mar 01 2010 
VSE Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Oct 30 2009 
VSE Corp. – A Small-Cap Growth Stock at a Bargain Price Sep 02 2009 
VSE Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Jul 30 2009 

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