Special Opportunities Fund Inc. (N:SPE)

Valuation Ratios

SPE
Industry
Sector
Beta
1.12
--
--
Price to Sales - TTM
--
13.26
4.54
Price to Book - most recent quarter
--
0.89
1.21
Price to Cash Flow per share - TTM
--
8.34
10.71
Price to Free Cash Flow per share - TTM
--
16.55
14.72

Analysts

Latest
6 Months
1 Year
Consensus Recommendations
Number of Analysts
--
--
--

Dividends

SPE
Industry
Sector
Dividend Yield - indicated annual
9.77
7.36
5.52
Payout Ratio - TTM
--
66.04
63.13

Growth Rate

SPE
Industry
Sector
Revenue Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
--
4.86
4.79
Revenue Change % - TTM over TTM
--
3.15
7.95
Growth Rate % - revenue 5 yr
--
2.13
9.29
EPS Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
--
-128.94
-82.23
EPS Change % - TTM over TTM
--
-113.93
-37.23
Growth Rate % - EPS 5 yr--
3.19
8.95
--
Growth Rate % - capital spending 5 yr
--
-4.14
8.07

Financial Strength

SPE
Industry
Sector
Quick Ratio - most recent quarter
--
--
1.24
Current Ratio - most recent quarter
--
2.54
1.69
LT Debt/Equity - most recent quarter
--
56.59
74.72
Total Debt/Total Equity - most recent quarter
--
55.80
95.86
Net Interest Coverage - TTM
--
1.45
-0.19

Profitability Ratios

SPE
Industry
Sector
Gross Margin % - TTM
--
62.34
55.23
Gross Margin % - 5 yr avg.
--
65.33
58.68
Operation Margin % - TTM
--
9.02
-35.90
Operation Margin % - 5 yr avg
--
-17.03
-17.53
Pretax Margin % - TTM
--
-199.13
-60.48
Pretax Margin % - 5 yr avg.
--
-125.54
-29.87
Net Profit Margin % - TTM
--
-199.42
-62.63
Net Profit Margin % - 5 yr avg.
--
-107.54
-31.72

Efficiency

SPE
Industry
Sector
Revenue/Employee - TTM
--
1,086,740.50
913,511.04
Net Income/Employee - TTM
--
-243,152.17
-76,094.32
Receivables Turnover - TTM
--
10.06
14.15
Inventory Turnover - TTM
--
--
14.08
Asset Turnover - TTM
--
0.06
0.27

Management Effectiveness

SPE
Industry
Sector
Return on Average Assets % - TTM
--
-2.28
-26.28
Return on Average Assets % - 5 yr avg.
--
1.32
-9.92
Return on Investment - TTM
--
1.04
-8.44
Return on Investment - 5 yr avg.
--
1.32
-9.92
Return on Average Equity % - TTM
--
1.93
-2.76
Return on Average Equity % - 5 yr avg.
--
2.82
3.22