INTELIQUENT INC's gross profit margin for the third quarter of its fiscal year 2014 is essentially unchanged when compared to the same period a year ago. The company managed to grow both sales and net income at a faster pace than the average competitor in its industry this quarter as compared to the same quarter a year ago. INTELIQUENT INC is extremely liquid. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 6.11 which clearly shows the ability to cover any short-term cash needs. IQNT managed to increase the liquidity from the same period a year ago, despite already having very strong liquidity to begin with. This would indicate improved cash flow.
At the same time, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has greatly increased by 32.16% from the same quarter last year. Overall, the key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is very unlikely to face financial difficulties in the near future.
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|Income Statement||Q3 FY14||Q3 FY13|
|Net Sales ($mil)||54.05||50.4|
|Net Income ($mil)||9.78||6.47|
|Balance Sheet||Q3 FY14||Q3 FY13|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||99.38||63.06|
|Total Assets ($mil)||165.44||131.41|
|Total Debt ($mil)||0.0||0.0|
|Profitability||Q3 FY14||Q3 FY13|
|Gross Profit Margin||43.66||42.04|
|Return on Assets||22.51||-29.64|
|Return on Equity||27.47||-2.04|
|Debt||Q3 FY14||Q3 FY13|
|Share Data||Q3 FY14||Q3 FY13|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||33.12||32.19|
|Div / share||0.15||0.06|
|Book value / share||4.35||3.39|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||410524.0||391147.0|
HOLD. This stock's P/E ratio indicates a premium compared to an average of 13.93 for the Diversified Telecommunication Services industry and a discount compared to the S&P 500 average of 19.78. For additional comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 4.26 indicates a significant premium versus the S&P 500 average of 2.73 and a discount versus the industry average of 5.05. The price-to-sales ratio is well above both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a premium. The valuation analysis reveals that, INTELIQUENT INC seems to be trading at a premium to investment alternatives within the industry.
|IQNT 15.43||Peers 13.93||IQNT 12.81||Peers 5.69|
Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.
IQNT is trading at a premium to its peers.
Premium. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
IQNT is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
|IQNT 15.59||Peers 15.71||IQNT NM||Peers 1.19|
Average. An average price-to-projected earnings ratio can signify an industry neutral stock price and average future growth expectations.
IQNT is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.
Neutral. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
IQNT's negative PEG ratio makes this valuation measure meaningless.
|IQNT 4.26||Peers 5.05||IQNT 1023.07||Peers 212.99|
Discount. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
IQNT is trading at a discount to its peers.
Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
IQNT is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
|IQNT 2.87||Peers 1.63||IQNT -3.23||Peers 1.99|
Premium. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
IQNT is trading at a significant premium to its industry.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
IQNT significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth
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