Company Scores Remarkable Fundamental Grades - MarketGrader currently has a BUY rating on STEC Inc (STEC), based on a final overall grade of 83.4 scored by the company's fundamental analysis. STEC Inc scores at the 100th percentile among all 4946 U.S. listed equities currently followed by MarketGrader. Our present rating dates to November 5, 2009, when it was upgraded from a HOLD. With an overall grade of 83.4, STEC Inc is the highest graded company in the Computer Storage & Peripherals sub-industry, followed by Western Digital Corp (WDC), with an overall grade of 77.7. The stock has performed poorly in the last six months in relative terms, down 56.14% compared with the Computer Storage & Peripherals sub-industry, up 16.54% and the S&P 500 Index, up 10.57%.
STEC Inc (STEC) Fundamental Grades
Growth B+ Market Growth LT B+ Market Growth ST A+ Relative Price Strength B Growth Potential A+ Earnings Momentum F Earnings Surprise B Value A Capital Structure A+ P/E Analysis A+ Price/Book Ratio A+ Price/Cash Flow Ratio A Price/Sales Ratio B+ MarketValue B+ Profitability A Asset Utilization A+ Capital Utilization B+ Operating Margins A- Relative Margins A+ Return on Equity B+ Quality of Revenues A+ Cash Flow A- Cash Flow Growth C EBIDTA Margin B+ Debt/Cash Flow Ratio A+ Interest Cov. Capacity A+ Economic Value A Retention Rate A