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Market Cap $M852Revenue $M451Net Margin (%)-5.0Z-Score-0.2
Enterprise Value $M2,261EPS $-1.6Operating Margin %15.9F-Score4
P/E(ttm))0Cash Flow Per Share $19.9Pre-tax Margin (%)-4.1Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book1.710-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0Quick Ratio2.1Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales1.85-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0Current Ratio2.1Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Cash Flow3.1y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %28.2ROA % (ttm)-1.0Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %0Insider Buy (3m)1ROE % (ttm)-4.4Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %0Shares Outstanding M13.9ROI % (ttm)-4.2Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with ASCMA

Number of guru portfolios checked: 56.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
ASCMAJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Buy $67.86 - $87.31
($76.28)
$ 60.72-20%New holding, 3203 sh.3,203
ASCMARon Baron 2014-03-31 Add$67.86 - $87.31
($76.28)
$ 60.72-20%Add 184.6%10,900
ASCMARon Baron 2013-12-31 Buy $80.98 - $88.5
($84.36)
$ 60.72-28%New holding, 3830 sh.3,830
ASCMAWallace Weitz 2013-03-31 Add0.11%$61.94 - $74.44
($66.6)
$ 60.72-9%Add 167.86%60,000
ASCMAWallace Weitz 2012-12-31 Reduce-0.57%$55.04 - $63.13
($59.66)
$ 60.722%Reduce -91.04%22,400
ASCMAWallace Weitz 2012-09-30 Reduce-0.54%$48.55 - $54.75
($51.93)
$ 60.7217%Reduce -48.88%250,000
ASCMAWallace Weitz 2010-12-31 Add0.35%$26.73 - $39.12
($30.78)
$ 60.7297%Add 37.17%679,000
ASCMAJean-Marie Eveillard 2010-12-31 Sold Out -0.06%$26.73 - $39.12
($30.78)
$ 60.7297%Sold Out0
ASCMAWallace Weitz 2010-09-30 Add0.53%$25.27 - $28.85
($27.14)
$ 60.72124%Add 395%495,000
ASCMAWallace Weitz 2010-06-30 Add0.06%$25.35 - $30.53
($27.9)
$ 60.72118%Add 66.67%100,000
ASCMAWallace Weitz 2010-03-31 Buy 0.09%$24.66 - $28.43
($26.36)
$ 60.72130%New holding, 60000 sh.60,000
ASCMAJean-Marie Eveillard 2008-12-31 Buy 0.09%$18.52 - $25.29
($21.6)
$ 60.72181%New holding, 326720 sh.326,720
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*The price and date might not be the actual time and price at which the transactions were made. In the case of institutional owners, the date is stated as the last day of their fiscal quarter. The prices are estimates if no accurate information available. Foreign holdings may not be included.

ASCMA is held by these Gurus:

Ticker Guru Name Portfolio Date* Current Shares % of Shares Outstanding % of Total Assets Managed Change from Last Holdings Holding History
ASCMA Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-313,2030.020New Buy
ASCMA Ron Baron 2014-03-3110,9000.080+184.6%
ASCMA Wallace Weitz 2014-03-3170,0000.50.17+16.67%
ASCMA Mario Gabelli 2014-03-31941,1586.780.38-5.87%
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ASCMA: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
FITZGERALD WILLIAM RChairman, President & CEO 2014-06-25Buy4$65-6.58view
FITZGERALD WILLIAM RChairman, President & CEO 2014-06-09Buy300$65-6.58view
Pohl Michael JDirector 2013-11-27Sell1,107$83.26-27.07view
MALONE JOHN C10% Owner 2013-10-25Sell351,734$93-34.71view
MALONE JOHN C10% Owner 2012-12-13Buy8,731$64.14-5.33view
MALONE JOHN C10% Owner 2012-11-20Buy400$59.981.23view
MALONE JOHN C10% Owner 2012-11-09Buy81,212$63.17-3.88view
BENNETT ROBERT R10% Owner 2012-11-09Sell76,212$63.41-4.24view
MALONE JOHN C10% Owner 2012-11-07Buy1,200$59.981.23view
MALONE JOHN C10% Owner 2012-10-31Buy5,000$58.24.33view

Press Releases about ASCMA :

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    Articles On GuruFocus.com
    Baron Funds Comments on Ascent Capital Group Mar 05 2014 
    Murray Stahl on Ascent Capital Mar 02 2014 
    Mario Gabelli’s Two Real-Time Reductions Dec 21 2013 
    Ascent Media Corporation Announces Financial Results for Quarter Ended June 30, 2009 Aug 18 2009 
    Ascent Media Corporation Announces Second Quarter Earnings Call Jul 29 2009 
    Ascent Media Group Announces Integration of Riot and Method Dec 11 2008 

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