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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 4/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 2.45
ADSK's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
65% of the 1781 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 20.60 vs. ADSK: 2.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 2.45  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: 2.45
Equity to Asset 0.47
ADSK's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
70% of the 1579 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. ADSK: 0.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.45  Med: 0.60 Max: 0.69
Current: 0.47
0.45
0.69
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 3.53
M-Score: -2.95
WACC vs ROIC
14.25%
4.40%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 3.90
ADSK's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1748 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.11 vs. ADSK: 3.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 3.03  Med: 13.57 Max: 24.62
Current: 3.9
3.03
24.62
Net-margin (%) 2.83
ADSK's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1748 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. ADSK: 2.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 1.2  Med: 10.38 Max: 21.7
Current: 2.83
1.2
21.7
ROE (%) 3.22
ADSK's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 1703 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.27 vs. ADSK: 3.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
ADSK' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 1.72  Med: 16.34 Max: 45.98
Current: 3.22
1.72
45.98
ROA (%) 1.53
ADSK's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 1788 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.29 vs. ADSK: 1.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
ADSK' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 1.13  Med: 9.49 Max: 26.71
Current: 1.53
1.13
26.71
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 65.32
ADSK's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1761 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 24.35 vs. ADSK: 65.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
ADSK' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 33.52  Med: 243.53 Max: 611.25
Current: 65.32
33.52
611.25
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 4.40
ADSK's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1315 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. ADSK: 4.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -2.4  Med: 5.90 Max: 22.5
Current: 4.4
-2.4
22.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -17.10
ADSK's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 1053 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. ADSK: -17.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ADSK' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -22.9  Med: -1.80 Max: 74.8
Current: -17.1
-22.9
74.8
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -34.00
ADSK's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 975 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. ADSK: -34.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ADSK' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -43.3  Med: 9.10 Max: 112.8
Current: -34
-43.3
112.8
» ADSK's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

ADSK Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Steve Mandel 4,401,445 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 116,895 sh (+10.61%)
Julian Robertson 22,300 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 62,422 sh (unchged)
Andreas Halvorsen Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Jim Simons 412,768 sh (-17.36%)
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Q4 2014

ADSK Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 20,171 sh (New)
Steve Mandel 14,463,336 sh (+228.60%)
Pioneer Investments 167,582 sh (+168.47%)
Ken Fisher 207,390 sh (+77.42%)
Julian Robertson 25,500 sh (+14.35%)
Steve Mandel 14,463,336 sh (unchged)
Steve Mandel 11,961,827 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 231,068 sh (-44.02%)
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Q1 2015

ADSK Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Lee Ainslie 1,084,740 sh (New)
Jim Simons 786,068 sh (+240.19%)
Ken Fisher 251,484 sh (+21.26%)
Julian Robertson 28,100 sh (+10.20%)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 166,645 sh (-0.56%)
Steve Mandel 8,103,986 sh (-43.97%)
» More
Q2 2015

ADSK Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Louis Moore Bacon 22,167 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,996 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,014,368 sh (+29.04%)
Ken Fisher 276,886 sh (+10.10%)
Lee Ainslie Sold Out
Julian Robertson Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 166,009 sh (-0.38%)
Steve Mandel 6,158,948 sh (-24.00%)
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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 153.80
ADSK's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
92% of the 1109 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 24.00 vs. ADSK: 153.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
ADSK' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 8.7  Med: 34.78 Max: 203.04
Current: 153.8
8.7
203.04
Forward P/E 49.02
ADSK's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
81% of the 528 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 19.16 vs. ADSK: 49.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 153.30
ADSK's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
93% of the 1101 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 23.80 vs. ADSK: 153.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
ADSK' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 8.71  Med: 34.69 Max: 202.39
Current: 153.3
8.71
202.39
P/B 4.86
ADSK's P/B is ranked lower than
71% of the 1572 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.63 vs. ADSK: 4.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
ADSK' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 2.08  Med: 5.40 Max: 14.88
Current: 4.86
2.08
14.88
P/S 4.30
ADSK's P/S is ranked lower than
72% of the 1715 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. ADSK: 4.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
ADSK' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.2  Med: 4.61 Max: 8.28
Current: 4.3
1.2
8.28
PFCF 22.10
ADSK's PFCF is ranked higher than
55% of the 815 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 24.41 vs. ADSK: 22.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
ADSK' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.17  Med: 19.04 Max: 38.93
Current: 22.1
5.17
38.93
POCF 19.24
ADSK's POCF is ranked lower than
55% of the 1017 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 17.74 vs. ADSK: 19.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
ADSK' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 4.62  Med: 17.62 Max: 30.28
Current: 19.24
4.62
30.28
EV-to-EBIT 97.28
ADSK's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
90% of the 1149 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 16.13 vs. ADSK: 97.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
ADSK' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -466.2  Med: 25.80 Max: 134.5
Current: 97.28
-466.2
134.5
PEG 22.22
ADSK's PEG is ranked lower than
95% of the 487 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. ADSK: 22.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
ADSK' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.35  Med: 0.86 Max: 611.8
Current: 22.22
0.35
611.8
Shiller P/E 54.25
ADSK's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
75% of the 699 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 28.94 vs. ADSK: 54.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 11.03  Med: 41.42 Max: 97.31
Current: 54.25
11.03
97.31
Current Ratio 1.84
ADSK's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 1625 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. ADSK: 1.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.34  Med: 1.94 Max: 2.66
Current: 1.84
1.34
2.66
Quick Ratio 1.84
ADSK's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 1625 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.92 vs. ADSK: 1.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.28  Med: 1.92 Max: 2.66
Current: 1.84
1.28
2.66
Days Sales Outstanding 44.95
ADSK's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
76% of the 1511 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 69.32 vs. ADSK: 44.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 28.92  Med: 59.66 Max: 78.16
Current: 44.95
28.92
78.16

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 16.33
ADSK's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
88% of the 1327 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. ADSK: 16.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 2.02  Med: 7.04 Max: 22.13
Current: 16.33
2.02
22.13
Price/Projected FCF 1.62
ADSK's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
52% of the 823 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. ADSK: 1.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.37 Max: 3.36
Current: 1.62
0.5
3.36
Price/Median PS Value 0.93
ADSK's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
66% of the 1520 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. ADSK: 0.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.74 Max: 1.65
Current: 0.93
0.27
1.65
Price/Graham Number 10.40
ADSK's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
94% of the 853 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. ADSK: 10.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.33  Med: 3.48 Max: 12.44
Current: 10.4
1.33
12.44
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 1.00
ADSK's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 1711 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. ADSK: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 0.7  Med: 3.80 Max: 21.1
Current: 1
0.7
21.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -0.40
ADSK's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 694 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 10.48 vs. ADSK: -0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
ADSK' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -1.5  Med: 6.70 Max: 55
Current: -0.4
-1.5
55

Analyst Estimate

Jan16 Jan17 Jan18
Revenue(Mil) 2,589 2,472 2,640
EPS($) 0.97 0.92 1.33
EPS without NRI($) 0.97 0.92 1.33

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application
Compare:CRM, SQI, RHT, INTU, ADBE » details
Traded in other countries:AUD.Germany,
Autodesk Inc was incorporated in California in April 1982 and was reincorporated in Delaware in May 1994. The Company designs software and services company, offering customers productive business solutions through powerful technology products and services. It serves customers in the architecture, engineering and construction; manufacturing; and digital media, consumer and entertainment industries. Additionally, it sells a line of consumer products for digital art, personal design and creativity, and home design. These products are sold over the Internet and in various digital storefronts, including the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store. The Company's reportable operating segments include Platform Solutions and Emerging Business (PSEB), Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC), Manufacturing (MFG) and Media and Entertainment (M&E). The principal products and services of these segments include the following: AutoCAD, AutoCAD LT, AutoCAD Civil 3D, AutoCAD Mechanical, AutoCAD Map, AutoCAD Architecture, Maya and 3ds Max, Autodesk Product Design Suites, Autodesk Building Design Suites, Autodesk Infrastructure Design Suites and AutoCAD Design Suites, Autodesk Creative Finishing products, Autodesk Moldflow products and Autodesk Alias Design products. The PSEB segment includes its design product, AutoCAD. Its AutoCAD product is a platform product that underpins its design product offerings for all the industries it serves. The AEC software products help to improve the way building, civil infrastructure, process plant and construction projects are designed, built and managed. Its AEC solutions include technology for building information modeling (BIM), AutoCAD-based design and documentation productivity software, sustainable design analysis applications, collaboration and project management solutions. The MFG segment provides manufacturers in automotive and transportation, industrial machinery, consumer products and building products with comprehensive digital prototyping solutions that bring together product data from all phases of the product development through production process to develop a single digital model created in Autodesk Inventor software. Its M&E segment is comprised of two product groups: Animation and Creative Finishing. Animation products are sold as software only and provide tools for digital sculpting, modeling, animation, effects, rendering, and compositing for design visualization, visual effects and games production. Creative Finishing products are sold as turnkey solutions for editing, finishing and visual effects design and color grading. The Company's competitors include Adobe Systems Incorporated, ANSYS, Inc., AVEVA Group plc, Bentley Systems, Incorporated, Dassault Systèmes S.A. and its subsidiary Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp., Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc. (ESRI), Intergraph Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hexagon AB, MSC Software Corporation, Nemetschek AG, PT
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