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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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 2.84
ADSK's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
55% of the 1702 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 20.91 vs. ADSK: 2.84 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 2.62   Max: No Debt
Current: 2.84

Equity to Asset 0.49
ADSK's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
54% of the 1664 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. ADSK: 0.49 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 0.74
Current: 0.49

0.47
0.74
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 4.33
M-Score: -2.68
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 (%) 12.52
ADSK's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1673 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.43 vs. ADSK: 12.52 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 3.03   Max: 24.28
Current: 12.52

3.03
24.28
Net-margin (%) 10.06
ADSK's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1672 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.67 vs. ADSK: 10.06 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 1.2   Max: 21.59
Current: 10.06

1.2
21.59
ROE (%) 10.12
ADSK's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1630 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.75 vs. ADSK: 10.12 )
ADSK' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 1.63   Max: 41.56
Current: 10.12

1.63
41.56
ROA (%) 4.98
ADSK's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1690 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. ADSK: 4.98 )
ADSK' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 1.08   Max: 24.17
Current: 4.98

1.08
24.17
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 218.57
ADSK's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1673 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 30.08 vs. ADSK: 218.57 )
ADSK' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 32.79   Max: 602.28
Current: 218.57

32.79
602.28
Revenue Growth (%) 5.90
ADSK's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1401 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. ADSK: 5.90 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -2.4   Max: 22.5
Current: 5.9

-2.4
22.5
EBITDA Growth (%) 3.80
ADSK's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 1136 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. ADSK: 3.80 )
ADSK' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -22.9   Max: 73.5
Current: 3.8

-22.9
73.5
EPS Growth (%) 3.20
ADSK's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1073 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. ADSK: 3.20 )
ADSK' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -43.3   Max: 112.8
Current: 3.2

-43.3
112.8
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

ADSK Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Lee Ainslie 2,420,907 sh (New)
George Soros 100,000 sh (New)
Paul Singer 1,600,000 sh (New)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Chris Davis Sold Out
Steven Cohen 77,755 sh (-70.17%)
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Q4 2013

ADSK Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 919,316 sh (+1082.32%)
George Soros Sold Out
Paul Singer Sold Out
Lee Ainslie 1,890,588 sh (-21.91%)
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Q1 2014

ADSK Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Ken Fisher 101,900 sh (New)
Andreas Halvorsen 5,731,636 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 12,994 sh (New)
George Soros 75,000 sh (New)
Julian Robertson 14,800 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 926,276 sh (+0.76%)
Lee Ainslie Sold Out
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Q2 2014

ADSK Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 99,386 sh (New)
Jim Simons 499,468 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 64,274 sh (New)
Julian Robertson 22,300 sh (+50.68%)
Ken Fisher 105,686 sh (+3.72%)
Steven Cohen 288,400 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
Andreas Halvorsen 2,238,794 sh (-60.94%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with ADSK

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Julian Robertson 2014-06-30 Add 50.68%0.15%$45.19 - $56.96 $ 53.646%22300
George Soros 2014-06-30 Sold Out 0.04%$45.19 - $56.96 $ 53.646%0
Lee Ainslie 2014-03-31 Sold Out 1.2%$48.28 - $55.4 $ 53.644%0
Julian Robertson 2014-03-31 New Buy0.24%$48.28 - $55.4 $ 53.644%14800
George Soros 2014-03-31 New Buy0.04%$48.28 - $55.4 $ 53.644%75000
Lee Ainslie 2013-12-31 Reduce -21.91%0.28%$39.49 - $49.7 $ 53.6422%1890588
George Soros 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.05%$39.49 - $49.7 $ 53.6422%0
Lee Ainslie 2013-09-30 New Buy1.3%$33.49 - $41.94 $ 53.6445%2420907
George Soros 2013-09-30 New Buy0.05%$33.49 - $41.94 $ 53.6445%100000
Meridian Funds 2013-06-30 Sold Out 1%$33.48 - $39.98 $ 53.6444%0
Ray Dalio 2013-06-30 Sold Out 0.06%$33.48 - $39.98 $ 53.6444%0
Jeff Ubben 2013-03-31 Sold Out 4.6%$35.35 - $41.392 $ 53.6439%0
Ray Dalio 2013-03-31 New Buy0.06%$35.35 - $41.392 $ 53.6439%166768
Daniel Loeb 2012-12-31 Sold Out 1.6%$30.44 - $36 $ 53.6464%0
Meridian Funds 2012-12-31 Reduce -49.96%0.8%$30.44 - $36 $ 53.6464%675900
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.02%$30.44 - $36 $ 53.6464%0
Daniel Loeb 2012-09-30 New Buy1.6%$30.12 - $35.73 $ 53.6462%2500000
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Reduce -57.01%0.03%$30.12 - $35.73 $ 53.6462%8044
Ray Dalio 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.05%$28.89 - $42.28 $ 53.6449%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 New Buy0.05%$28.89 - $42.28 $ 53.6449%18713
Ray Dalio 2012-03-31 Reduce -38.79%0.02%$30.21 - $42.43 $ 53.6456%76202
Ray Dalio 2011-12-31 Reduce -23.29%0.02%$25.45 - $35.83 $ 53.6467%124502
Steve Mandel 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.2613%$23.41 - $40.39 $ 53.6472%0
Ray Dalio 2011-09-30 Reduce -44.12%0.07%$23.41 - $40.39 $ 53.6473%162300
Steve Mandel 2011-06-30 Reduce -54.68%0.38%$35.685 - $45.99 $ 53.6428%900000
Dodge & Cox 2011-06-30 Sold Out $35.685 - $45.99 $ 53.6428%0
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 61.70
ADSK's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 48.90 vs. ADSK: 61.70 )
ADSK' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 8.7   Max: 116.6
Current: 61.7

8.7
116.6
P/B 5.33
ADSK's P/B is ranked lower than
52% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.95 vs. ADSK: 5.33 )
ADSK' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 2.08   Max: 14.88
Current: 5.33

2.08
14.88
P/S 5.36
ADSK's P/S is ranked lower than
61% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.37 vs. ADSK: 5.36 )
ADSK' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.2   Max: 8.34
Current: 5.36

1.2
8.34
PFCF 24.61
ADSK's PFCF is ranked higher than
78% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ADSK: 24.61 )
ADSK' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.17   Max: 38.93
Current: 24.61

5.17
38.93
EV-to-EBIT 44.17
ADSK's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
67% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 34.84 vs. ADSK: 44.17 )
ADSK' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4.7   Max: 90.3
Current: 44.17

4.7
90.3
PEG 3.00
ADSK's PEG is ranked higher than
85% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ADSK: 3.00 )
ADSK' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 12.56
Current: 3

0.35
12.56
Shiller P/E 61.98
ADSK's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
75% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ADSK: 61.98 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 11.03   Max: 97.31
Current: 61.98

11.03
97.31
Current Ratio 2.32
ADSK's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 1308 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.04 vs. ADSK: 2.32 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.34   Max: 2.96
Current: 2.32

1.34
2.96
Quick Ratio 2.32
ADSK's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 1308 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.91 vs. ADSK: 2.32 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.28   Max: 2.93
Current: 2.32

1.28
2.93

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 5364.00
ADSK's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
77% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ADSK: 5364.00 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 5.92   Max: 4802
Current: 5364

5.92
4802
Price/Tangible Book 13.02
ADSK's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
58% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.48 vs. ADSK: 13.02 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 2.3   Max: 22.06
Current: 13.02

2.3
22.06
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.99
ADSK's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 8.28 vs. ADSK: 1.99 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 3.35
Current: 1.99

0.5
3.35
Price/Median PS Value 1.28
ADSK's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
65% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. ADSK: 1.28 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 1.83
Current: 1.28

0.31
1.83
Price/Graham Number 5.91
ADSK's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
69% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 10.14 vs. ADSK: 5.91 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.33   Max: 5.71
Current: 5.91

1.33
5.71
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 2.30
ADSK's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
51% of the 1445 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. ADSK: 2.30 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 21.1
Current: 2.3

1.1
21.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 2.85
ADSK's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1267 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. ADSK: 2.85 )
ADSK' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -11.6   Max: 54
Current: 2.85

-11.6
54

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application
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Autodesk Inc., was incorporated in California in April 1982 and was reincorporated in Delaware in May 1994. It is a design software and services company offering customers progressive business solutions through powerful technology products and services. It sells 2D and 3D design and engineering software and services to customers in the architectural, engineering , construction, manufacturing, geospatial mapping, digital media, and entertainment markets. These products are sold over the Internet and in various digital storefronts, including the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store. It has four reportable operating segments: Platform Solutions and Emerging Business (PSEB), Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC), Manufacturing (MFG) & Media and Entertainment (M&E). Its PSEB, AEC and MFG segments derive revenue from the sale of licenses and maintenance subscriptions for software products and services to customers. The PSEB, AEC and MFG segments offer a range of services, including consulting, support and training, largely dedicated to enhancing its ability to sell licenses and maintenance subscriptions to its software products.
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