Technology Overview

The Technology economic sector consists of companies engaged in manufacturing semiconductors, communications equipment, computer hardware and technology related office equipment as well as providers of consulting and IT services.

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Gainers

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Losers

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  • BENCHMARKS: Technology
Profitability
Sector Exceeds S&P Sector S&P 500
Gross Margin, TTM * 36.46% 35.18%
Gross Margin, 5 Year * 35.74% 33.67%
EBITD Margin, TTM 20.30% 33.61%
EBITD, 5 Year 20.61% 32.31%
Operating Margin, TTM 1.35% 20.98%
Operating Margin, 5 Year 12.08% 21.11%
Pre-Tax Margin, TTM 2.59% 19.96%
Pre-Tax Margin, 5 Year 12.85% 20.14%
Net Margin, TTM -1.31% 15.12%
Net Margin, 5 Year 9.09% 14.95%
Growth
Sector Exceeds S&P Sector S&P 500
Sales, TTM over previous TTM * 7.19% 3.16%
Sales, 5 Year * 7.32% 4.07%
Net Margin, 5 Year -0.57% 2.28%
Capital Spending, 5 Year 4.72% 8.95%
Operational Efficiency
Sector Exceeds S&P Sector S&P 500
Revenue/Employee * 65,994,488.44% 645,772.05%
Net Income/Employee * 1,711,412.23% 78,035.05%
SGA/Sales * 25.74% 14.79%
Receivable Turnover 7.15% 10.84%
Inventory Turnover * 24.44% 6.23%
Asset Turnover * 0.87% 0.45%
Financial
Sector Exceeds S&P Sector S&P 500
Returns
Return of Average Assets, TTM * 7.07% 4.97%
Return of Average Assets, 5 Year Average * 10.00% 5.52%
Return of Average Equity, TTM 5.37% 20.88%
Return of Average Equity, 5 Year Average 13.89% 16.62%
Return on Investment, TTM * 9.33% 6.21%
Return on Investment, 5 Year Average * 13.53% 6.92%
Liquidity
Quick Ratio -qtr * 1.90% 0.59%
Current Ratio -qtr * 2.32% 1.12%
Solvency
LT Debt/Equity 11.21% 127.19%
Total Debt/Equity 19.40% 169.48%
Interest Coverage 14.47% 40.80%
Tax
Effective Tax Rate, TTM * 27.50% 25.93%
Effective Tax Rate, 5 Year * 26.75% 25.47%

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