Super Micro Computer IncFind Ratings Reports
SUPER MICRO COMPUTER INC's gross profit margin for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2017 has decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. Even though sales increased, the net income has decreased. SUPER MICRO COMPUTER INC has weak liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 0.97 which shows a lack of ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has decreased from the same period last year, indicating deteriorating cash flow.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has increased by 10.94% from the same quarter last year. Overall, the key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is in a position in which financial difficulties could develop in the future.
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|Income Statement||Q2 FY17||Q2 FY16|
|Net Sales ($mil)||651.95||638.96|
|Net Income ($mil)||22.0||34.69|
|Balance Sheet||Q2 FY17||Q2 FY16|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||128.75||169.89|
|Total Assets ($mil)||1349.86||1192.64|
|Total Debt ($mil)||127.18||94.23|
|Profitability||Q2 FY17||Q2 FY16|
|Gross Profit Margin||14.92||17.15|
|Return on Assets||4.38||8.22|
|Return on Equity||7.86||14.47|
|Debt||Q2 FY17||Q2 FY16|
|Share Data||Q2 FY17||Q2 FY16|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||48.29||47.73|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||15.58||14.2|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||346856.0||346520.0|
BUY. This stock's P/E ratio indicates a premium compared to an average of 17.27 for the Computers & Peripherals industry and a discount compared to the S&P 500 average of 26.73. To use another comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 1.62 indicates a discount versus the S&P 500 average of 2.98 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 4.90. The price-to-sales ratio is well below both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a discount.
|SMCI 22.11||Peers 17.27||SMCI NM||Peers 11.01|
Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.
SMCI is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
Neutral. 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.
SMCI's P/CF is negative making the measure meaningless.
|SMCI 11.61||Peers 16.85||SMCI 1.28||Peers 2.29|
Average. An average price-to-projected earnings ratio can signify an industry neutral stock price and average future growth expectations.
SMCI is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.
Discount. 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.
SMCI trades at a significant discount to its peers.
|SMCI 1.62||Peers 4.90||SMCI -39.69||Peers -6.81|
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.
SMCI is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, SMCI is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|SMCI 0.54||Peers 2.84||SMCI 1.14||Peers 1.00|
Discount. 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.
SMCI is trading at a significant discount to its industry on this measurement.
Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.
SMCI has a sales growth rate that exceeds its peers.