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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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Cash-to-Debt 20.07
VUZI's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
74% of the 2280 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. VUZI: 20.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
VUZI' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.53 Max: N/A
Current: 20.07
Equity-to-Asset 0.82
VUZI's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
87% of the 2236 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. VUZI: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
VUZI' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.56  Med: -0.78 Max: 0.88
Current: 0.82
-4.56
0.88
Piotroski F-Score: 3
Altman Z-Score: 12.30
Beneish M-Score: -0.88
WACC vs ROIC
3.38%
-351.78%
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 : 2/10

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Operating Margin % -634.15
VUZI's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
99% of the 2256 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 4.18 vs. VUZI: -634.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
VUZI' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -871.46  Med: -130.3 Max: -24.91
Current: -634.15
-871.46
-24.91
Net Margin % -660.71
VUZI's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
99% of the 2255 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.96 vs. VUZI: -660.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
VUZI' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -905.03  Med: -80.4 Max: 10.01
Current: -660.71
-905.03
10.01
ROE % -165.43
VUZI's ROE % is ranked lower than
98% of the 2232 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 5.73 vs. VUZI: -165.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
VUZI' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1763.07  Med: -943.26 Max: -123.44
Current: -165.43
-1763.07
-123.44
ROA % -116.74
VUZI's ROA % is ranked lower than
99% of the 2285 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.93 vs. VUZI: -116.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
VUZI' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -383.74  Med: -78.66 Max: 7.84
Current: -116.74
-383.74
7.84
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -403.41
VUZI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
97% of the 2279 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 10.95 vs. VUZI: -403.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
VUZI' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1785.4  Med: -560.29 Max: -390.7
Current: -403.41
-1785.4
-390.7
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -31.90
VUZI's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
95% of the 2049 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. VUZI: -31.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
VUZI' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -51.4  Med: -38.3 Max: -31.9
Current: -31.9
-51.4
-31.9
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -11.60
VUZI's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
79% of the 1699 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. VUZI: -11.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
VUZI' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.7  Med: -9.15 Max: 14
Current: -11.6
-12.7
14
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -10.00
VUZI's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
69% of the 1566 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 vs. VUZI: -10.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
VUZI' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.1  Med: -10.1 Max: 9.2
Current: -10
-16.1
9.2
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Q2 2016

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First Eagle Investment 69,933 sh (+55.64%)
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Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Consumer Electronics    NAICS: 334419    SIC: 3679
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Traded in other countries:V7XN.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Vuzix Corporation is engaged in the design, manufacture, marketing and sale of wearable display devices that are worn like eyeglasses and feature built-in video screens that enable the user to view video and digital content.

Vuzix Corporation was incorporated on November 20, 1997 under the laws of the State of Delaware. The Company is engaged in the design, manufacture, marketing and sale of wearable display and smart glasses devices known commercially as Video Eyewear (also referred to as head mounted displays (or HMDs), Smart Glasses, wearable displays, video glasses, personal viewers, near-eye virtual displays, and near-eye displays or NEDs) which feature built-in video screens that enable the user to view video and digital content, such as movies, computer data, the Internet or video games. Its products (known commercially as Video Eyewear) are used to view high resolution video and digital information from portable devices, such as cell phones, portable media players, gaming systems and laptop computers and from personal computers. Its products provides the user with a virtual viewing experience that emulates viewing a large screen television or desktop computer monitor practically anywhere, anytime. The Company faces competition from competitors including Carl Zeiss, Seiko Epson (Epson), Sony, Liteye Systems, Inc., Lumus, Shimadzu Corporation, Kopin, Zebra Technologies and Acupix.

Top Ranked Articles about Vuzix Corporation

Vista Partners Updates Coverage on Vuzix Corporation (NasdaqCM: VUZI); Raises Price Target to $15.00

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 29, 2016) - Vista Partners announced today that it has updated coverage on Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI) ("The Company" or "Vuzix") and raised its twelve-month price target from $12.00 to $15.00. Ross Silver, Principal Analyst at Vista Partners, stated, "Vuzix is a leading supplier of Video Eyewear and Smart Glasses products in the consumer, commercial and entertainment markets. The Company's products include personal display and wearable computing devices that offer users a portable high quality viewing experience, provide solutions for mobility, wearable displays, virtual and augmented reality. Vuzix holds 43 patents and 23 additional patents pending and numerous IP licenses in the Video Eyewear field. The Company has Strategic partnerships with Lenovo & other Fortune 500 companies including SAP, AT&T, Intel, DHL and NTT Docomo." Mr. Silver concludes, "In April 2016, Digi-Capital forecast combined AR/VR market revenue of $150B by 2020, with AR taking the lion's share of $120B, and VR making up $30B." To download a FREE copy of the Vuzix Corporation research report, please visit http://www.vistapglobal.com and click the "download research" icon to gain access to the report.  About Vista Partners:

Vista Partners LLC, founded in 2005, is a Registered Investment Advisor in the States of California and Oregon. The firm's professional staff has backgrounds in finance, corporate communications and investment banking. Vista focuses on investing globally across all market sectors. Vista also provides investment considerations on publicly traded companies through a platform of stock research reports, newsletters, company specific webpages and daily commentary. The platform of products is meant to serve as potential tools for investors to learn about investment considerations. It is Vista's mission to provide investors with tools that may enable them to make profitable investment decisions with the goal to deliver investment considerations that outperform small, mid and large cap equity indexes.  Please follow us on Twitter @VistaPResearch & Facebook at Vista-Partners to receive updates, thoughts and ideas about and our coverage universe of companies and more. Disclaimer & Disclosure:

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Ratios

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PB Ratio 7.84
VUZI's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
94% of the 2313 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. VUZI: 7.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
VUZI' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.98  Med: 6.73 Max: 15.65
Current: 7.84
2.98
15.65
PS Ratio 35.37
VUZI's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
98% of the 2307 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. VUZI: 35.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
VUZI' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 7.41 Max: 73.02
Current: 35.37
0.8
73.02
Current Ratio 4.46
VUZI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 2208 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. VUZI: 4.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
VUZI' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.91 Max: 15.61
Current: 4.46
0.15
15.61
Quick Ratio 3.60
VUZI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 2208 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. VUZI: 3.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
VUZI' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.43 Max: 14.24
Current: 3.6
0.09
14.24
Days Inventory 315.79
VUZI's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
97% of the 2193 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 71.23 vs. VUZI: 315.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
VUZI' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 95.81  Med: 189.31 Max: 356.06
Current: 315.79
95.81
356.06
Days Sales Outstanding 39.38
VUZI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
85% of the 1866 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 74.36 vs. VUZI: 39.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
VUZI' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.68  Med: 41.32 Max: 81.53
Current: 39.38
17.68
81.53
Days Payable 97.63
VUZI's Days Payable is ranked higher than
80% of the 1798 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 58.06 vs. VUZI: 97.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
VUZI' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 97.63  Med: 197.8 Max: 558.57
Current: 97.63
97.63
558.57

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -26.80
VUZI's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
93% of the 1355 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: -2.80 vs. VUZI: -26.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
VUZI' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -65.6  Med: -33.3 Max: -6.2
Current: -26.8
-65.6
-6.2

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Net-Cash 16.57
VUZI's Price-to-Net-Cash is ranked lower than
65% of the 569 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 10.04 vs. VUZI: 16.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Cash only.
VUZI' s Price-to-Net-Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 13.97 Max: 251.67
Current: 16.57
0
251.67
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 10.74
VUZI's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked lower than
81% of the 1778 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 4.16 vs. VUZI: 10.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
VUZI' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 9.28 Max: 23.95
Current: 10.74
0
23.95
Price-to-Tangible-Book 8.17
VUZI's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
90% of the 2272 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. VUZI: 8.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
VUZI' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.03  Med: 7.61 Max: 16.38
Current: 8.17
4.03
16.38
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 4.75
VUZI's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
97% of the 2237 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. VUZI: 4.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
VUZI' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1 Max: 9.74
Current: 4.75
0
9.74
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -17.86
VUZI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
92% of the 2415 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 3.91 vs. VUZI: -17.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
VUZI' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -866.11  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: -17.86
-866.11
0

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2.98
EPS (TTM) $ -1.20
Beta0.18
Short Percentage of Float21.97%
52-Week Range $5.00 - 9.80
Shares Outstanding (Mil)20.41
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Vuzix to Participate in LiveWorx 2017 Event May 23 2017 
Vuzix Chief Operating Officer to Keynote at the 5th Annual Smart Manufacturing Summit May 15 2017 
Vuzix: What Investors Need to Know May 10 2017 
Vuzix Provides Business Update and Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results May 10 2017 
Vuzix Appoints Paul Boris, Former VP of Manufacturing Industries at GE Digital to the New Role of Ch May 08 2017 
Vuzix Schedules Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2017 Financial Results May 03 2017 
Vuzix VIP LogistiVIEW To Demo "Pick to Sight" Workflow at JDA Focus 2017 Apr 25 2017 
Vuzix VIPs Set To Demo M300 Smart Glasses at Hannover Messe, Germany Industrial Fair Apr 20 2017 
Vuzix Smart Glasses Highlighted in Accenture Post on Airbus Aircraft Assembly Apr 19 2017 
Vuzix Unveils Three New European "Vuzix Industrial Partners" Into its (VIP) Program Apr 19 2017 

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Vuzix VIP LogistiVIEW To Demo "Pick to Sight" Workflow at JDA Focus 2017 Apr 25 2017
Vuzix VIPs Set To Demo M300 Smart Glasses at Hannover Messe, Germany Industrial Fair Apr 20 2017
Vuzix Smart Glasses Highlighted in Accenture Post on Airbus Aircraft Assembly Apr 19 2017
Vuzix Unveils Three New European "Vuzix Industrial Partners" Into its (VIP) Program Apr 19 2017
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