Market Price

21.41 

0.60 2.9%

as of Dec 12 '18

52 Week Range:

20.81 39.23


Stock Analyzer Tutorials

S2O Stock Analyzer - General Info

General Info


type: video (mp4); length: 3:30

Demonstrates how to use Stock Analyzer, shows how to analyze a stock and explains in detail "General Info" section of the Stock Analyzer result page.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Financial Statements

Financial Statements


type: video (mp4); length: 5:10

Explains information presented in the Financial Statements section of the S2O Stock Analyzer: financial statements charts, absolute values and growth rates.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Growth Grade and Financial Ratios

Growth Grade and Financial Ratios


type: video (mp4); length: 5:09

Demonstrates how to use Growth Grade & Financial Ratios section; shows the difference between historical and year-over-year Growth Grade on the real life example.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Value Price

Value Price


type: video (mp4); length: 6:03

Demonstrates how to use Value Price (intrinsic value) and the Graham Number, MOS (margin of safety) and IRT - Investment Recovery Time; explains 3 different projection models used to compute value price - pessimistic, moderate and optimistic.

S2O Stock Analyzer - Price Charts

Price Charts


type: video (mp4); length: 8:34

Demonstrates basic rules of how to read a candlestick chart, long and short term moving averages, stochastic, MACD and relative strength (RS) charts. Explains how bull or bear market condition is computed.

General Info

Methode Electronics, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets component and subsystem devices worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Automotive, Interface, Power Products, and Other. The Automotive segment offers electronic and electro-mechanical devices, and related products to automobile original equipment manufacturers directly or through their tiered suppliers. Its products include integrated center consoles, hidden switches, ergonomic switches, transmission lead frames, and light-emitting diode based lighting sensors, which incorporate magneto-elastic sensing and other technologies that monitor the operation or status of a component or system. The Interface segment provides various copper and fiber-optic interface and interface solutions for the aerospace, appliance, commercial food service, construction, consumer, material handling, medical, military, mining, point-of-sale, and telecommunication markets. Its solutions consist of conductive polymers, industrial safety radio remote controls, optical and copper transceivers, and solid-state field-effect consumer touch panels; and services include the design and installation of fiber optic and copper infrastructure systems, and manufacturing active and passive optical components. The Power Products segment manufactures braided flexible cables, current-carrying laminated bus bars and devices, custom power-product assemblies, high-current low voltage flexible power cabling systems, and powder coated bus bars that are used in aerospace, computer, industrial and power conversion, military, telecommunication, and transportation markets and applications. The Other segment offers medical devices, inverters and battery systems, and insulated gate bipolar transistor solutions. Methode Electronics, Inc. was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

Financial Statements

The charts below show selected Annual and Quarterly Financial Data.

The purpose of these charts is to discover long and short term change dynamics. When numbers are growing year after year in the annual statements chart, the business become stronger and stronger and this is a good sign.

Quarterly Data Chart can be used to do a short term analysis. It makes sense to pay attention to the quarterly dynamics and do not wait for the next yearly statement. We should be alerted if we see that quarterly numbers are going down.

You can check "Annual Financial Statements" and "Quarterly Financial Statements" sections for exact numbers and growth rates.

Annual Statements

On a charts below the Line shows absolute values and the Bar chart shows Year-Over-Year Growth Rate for selected financial statement item. A consistent GROWTH is generally considered necessary to fund future growth from within a business.
NOTE: Growth Rate is not provided if either the latest period or the year-ago period contains a net loss. (source: WSJ Digest of Earnings)
TIP! move your mouse pointer over bar or a circle on any chart below to see details.

Financial Statements

Income Statement



 

Cash Flow Statement



 

Balance Sheet



 

Liquidity Ratios

Current Ratio


 

Current Ratio measures the ability to meet short term obligations. Generally accepted standard is 2 (current assets should be 2 times or 200% of current liabilities).

Quick Ratio


 

Measures immediate liquidity or the cash available to cover immediate liabilities. A safe margin would be at least 1 (100%).

Financial Leverage


 

Defined as total assets divided by total shareholders' equity. The higher the ratio, the more debt a company uses in its capital structure.

Profitability Ratios

ROA


 

Return on Assets (ROA) measures the income (profit) that is generated by the use of the assets of the business.

ROE


 

Return on Equity (ROE) is a measure of profitability that calculates how many dollars of profit a company generates with each dollar of shareholders equity. ROE is sometimes called "return on net worth."

ROIC


 

The Return on Invested Capital (ROIC) measure gives a sense of how well a company is using its money to generate returns. Some investors use this figure as a final evaluation to determine whether or not to invest in a company.

Annual Statements

Item Name Apr '08 Apr '09 Apr '10 Apr '11 Apr '12 Apr '13 Apr '14 Apr '15 Apr '16 Apr '17 Apr '18
Equity (BVPS) 6.38
4.63
4.79
4.48
5.20
5.82
6.30
10.10
10.45
12.71
13.59
growth rate -27.4% 3.5% -6.5% 16.1% 11.9% 8.3% 60.3% 3.5% 21.6% 6.9%
Earnings BIT 126.40
120.60
125.60
134.00
growth rate -4.6% 4.2% 6.7%
Avg.PE 17.44
14.55
22.78
growth rate -16.6% 56.6%
ROA 9.01
-28.99
4.43
6.04
2.27
9.72
19.02
17.12
13.41
13.66
7.06
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% 36.3% -62.4% 328.2% 95.7% -10.0% -21.7% 1.9% -48.3%
ROE 11.41
-37.21
5.83
7.87
3.26
14.97
28.21
23.77
18.22
18.37
9.77
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% 35.0% -58.6% 359.2% 88.4% -15.7% -23.4% 0.8% -46.8%
ROIC 11.41
-37.21
5.83
7.87
2.75
12.81
24.87
22.37
17.08
16.96
9.08
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% 35.0% -65.1% 365.8% 94.2% -10.1% -23.7% -0.7% -46.5%
Cur. Ratio 3.39
3.39
3.14
3.12
2.62
2.85
3.20
3.35
4.21
4.26
3.50
growth rate 0.0% -7.4% -0.6% -16.0% 8.8% 12.3% 4.7% 25.7% 1.2% -17.8%
Quick Ratio 2.47
2.41
2.25
2.31
2.02
2.05
2.43
2.59
3.42
3.69
2.86
growth rate -2.4% -6.6% 2.7% -12.6% 1.5% 18.5% 6.6% 32.1% 7.9% -22.5%
Leverage 1.26
1.32
1.31
1.29
1.58
1.50
1.47
1.32
1.40
1.30
1.45
growth rate 4.8% -0.8% -1.5% 22.5% -5.1% -2.0% -10.2% 6.1% -7.1% 11.5%
Balance Sheet Apr '08 Apr '09 Apr '10 Apr '11 Apr '12 Apr '13 Apr '14 Apr '15 Apr '16 Apr '17 Apr '18
Acct.Receivable 185.40
175.50
165.30
202.60
growth rate -5.3% -5.8% 22.6%
Acct.Payable 130.60
68.20
75.30
89.50
growth rate -47.8% 10.4% 18.9%
Cur.Assets 438.30
496.20
530.30
550.00
growth rate 13.2% 6.9% 3.7%
Total Assets 605.80
655.90
704.00
915.90
growth rate 8.3% 7.3% 30.1%
Cash 168.10
227.80
294.00
246.10
growth rate 35.5% 29.1% -16.3%
Inventory 70.90
66.20
57.90
84.10
growth rate -6.6% -12.5% 45.3%
Cur.Liabilities 130.60
117.90
124.40
157.00
growth rate -9.7% 5.5% 26.2%
Liabilities 147.00
185.80
162.90
285.90
growth rate 26.4% -12.3% 75.5%
LT Debt 5.00
57.00
27.00
53.40
growth rate 1,040.0% -52.6% 97.8%
Equity 458.80
470.10
541.10
630.00
growth rate 2.5% 15.1% 16.4%
Common Shares 37.00
37.00
37.00
38.00
38.00
38.00
38.00
39.00
38.00
37.00
38.00
growth rate 0.0% 0.0% 2.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 2.6% -2.6% -2.6% 2.7%
Cash Flow Statement Apr '08 Apr '09 Apr '10 Apr '11 Apr '12 Apr '13 Apr '14 Apr '15 Apr '16 Apr '17 Apr '18
Capital Expenditures 22.50
23.20
22.40
47.70
growth rate 3.1% -3.5% 113.0%
Cash Dividends 13.80
13.50
13.70
14.70
growth rate -2.2% 1.5% 7.3%
Cash From OA 122.90
110.70
145.20
117.80
growth rate -9.9% 31.2% -18.9%
FCF per Share 1.01
0.50
0.36
0.35
-0.02
0.13
0.34
2.60
1.61
2.81
1.79
growth rate -50.5% -28.0% -2.8% -100.0% 100.0% 161.5% 664.7% -38.1% 74.5% -36.3%
Sale Purchase of Stock 4.00
0.60
2.70
0.30
growth rate -85.0% 350.0% -88.9%
FCF 59.00
25.00
17.00
2.00
-1.00
-5.00
43.00
100.00
88.00
122.00
69.00
growth rate -57.6% -32.0% -88.2% -100.0% 0.0% 100.0% 132.6% -12.0% 38.6% -43.4%
Income Statement Apr '08 Apr '09 Apr '10 Apr '11 Apr '12 Apr '13 Apr '14 Apr '15 Apr '16 Apr '17 Apr '18
Sales 881.10
809.10
816.50
908.30
growth rate -8.2% 0.9% 11.2%
Op.Income 126.40
120.60
125.60
134.00
growth rate -4.6% 4.2% 6.7%
IBT 120.80
110.90
115.90
123.80
growth rate -8.2% 4.5% 6.8%
Net Income 101.10
84.60
92.90
57.20
growth rate -16.3% 9.8% -38.4%
EPS 1.06
-3.05
0.37
0.52
0.22
1.08
2.51
2.57
2.20
2.48
1.52
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% 40.5% -57.7% 390.9% 132.4% 2.4% -14.4% 12.7% -38.7%
Gross Profit 218.80
213.90
220.60
241.20
growth rate -2.2% 3.1% 9.3%

Quarterly Statements

Item Name Jul '17 Oct '17 Jan '18 Apr '18 Jul '18
Earnings BIT 31.10
35.50
37.10
30.50
29.60
growth rate 14.2% 4.5% -17.8% -3.0%
Balance Sheet Jul '17 Oct '17 Jan '18 Apr '18 Jul '18
Acct.Receivable 164.50
215.40
201.40
202.60
181.10
growth rate 30.9% -6.5% 0.6% -10.6%
Acct.Payable 81.20
99.30
87.90
89.50
79.00
growth rate 22.3% -11.5% 1.8% -11.7%
Cur.Assets 546.90
568.90
605.30
550.00
523.90
growth rate 4.0% 6.4% -9.1% -4.8%
Total Assets 783.40
898.30
959.80
915.90
892.80
growth rate 14.7% 6.9% -4.6% -2.5%
Cash 297.90
258.60
304.00
246.10
228.50
growth rate -13.2% 17.6% -19.1% -7.2%
Inventory 64.80
78.40
83.60
84.10
88.50
growth rate 21.0% 6.6% 0.6% 5.2%
Cur.Liabilities 126.50
152.30
150.30
157.00
136.80
growth rate 20.4% -1.3% 4.5% -12.9%
Liabilities 194.00
291.50
352.60
285.90
260.60
growth rate 50.3% 21.0% -18.9% -8.9%
LT Debt 47.60
105.50
116.00
53.40
49.20
growth rate 121.6% 10.0% -54.0% -7.9%
Equity 589.40
606.80
607.20
630.00
632.20
growth rate 3.0% 0.1% 3.8% 0.4%
Common Shares 19.10
19.10
19.10
19.10
19.20
growth rate 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.5%
Cash Flow Statement Jul '17 Oct '17 Jan '18 Apr '18 Jul '18
Capital Expenditures 8.00
8.40
18.30
13.00
18.20
growth rate 5.0% 117.9% -29.0% 40.0%
Cash Dividends 3.40
3.40
3.80
4.10
4.10
growth rate 0.0% 11.8% 7.9% 0.0%
Cash From OA 23.60
21.60
41.90
30.70
20.00
growth rate -8.5% 94.0% -26.7% -34.9%
Sale Purchase of Stock 0.10
0.10
0.10
0.10
growth rate 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
FCF 15.60
13.20
23.60
17.70
1.80
growth rate -15.4% 78.8% -25.0% -89.8%
Income Statement Jul '17 Oct '17 Jan '18 Apr '18 Jul '18
Sales 201.20
230.10
228.00
249.00
223.40
growth rate 14.4% -0.9% 9.2% -10.3%
Op.Income 31.10
35.50
37.10
30.50
29.60
growth rate 14.2% 4.5% -17.8% -3.0%
IBT 24.80
29.10
39.10
30.80
28.20
growth rate 17.3% 34.4% -21.2% -8.4%
Net Income 20.50
24.20
-24.30
36.80
23.70
growth rate 18.1% -100.0% 100.0% -35.6%
Gross Profit 55.60
62.80
60.10
62.70
60.10
growth rate 13.0% -4.3% 4.3% -4.2%

Growth Grade & Financial Ratios

All financial ratios below are calculated based on latest annual statements available and present the most up to date snapshot of a company finances.

Growth Grade

Historical Growth Grade:

D (38.85)

YOY Growth Grade:

E (25.63)

Click on buttons above for detailed yearly growth rates.

Market Ratios

Profitability Ratios

Liquidity Ratios

Efficiency Ratios

Value Price

PE and EPS

Historical Current Forward
PE 13.37 13.37
EPS / Growth 1.60

Value Price & Investment Recovery Time

Read more about Stock2Own value price in Stock Market: Fundamental Analysis.

Equity Growth Rate: 14.5%

Estimates Pessimistic Moderate Optimistic My Numbers
Rate of Return 15.0%
MOS Price % 50 %
Future EPS Growth 14.5% 14.5% 14.5%
Future PE 0.01 14.09 14.09
Future EPS 6.17 6.17 6.17
Value Price
MOS %
0.02
-99.9%
21.51
0.5%
21.51
0.5%
MOS Price 0.01 10.75 10.75
IRT 7.31 7.31 7.31

Graham Number:

NOTE: The Graham Number applies only to certain types of stocks in combination with a number of other criteria.

Read more about Graham Number in Stock Market: Fundamental Analysis.

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