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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 0.10
AFAM's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
62% of the 306 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.19 vs. AFAM: 0.10 )
AFAM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: 50.21
Current: 0.1

0
50.21
Equity to Asset 0.63
AFAM's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
87% of the 307 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.41 vs. AFAM: 0.63 )
AFAM' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 0.84
Current: 0.63

0.21
0.84
Interest Coverage 86.05
AFAM's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
88% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 5.04 vs. AFAM: 86.05 )
AFAM' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 271.75
Current: 86.05

0.01
271.75
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 3.43
M-Score: -2.54
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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 3.80
AFAM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 8.52 vs. AFAM: 3.80 )
AFAM' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 15.41
Current: 3.8

0.01
15.41
Net-margin (%) 2.00
AFAM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 4.94 vs. AFAM: 2.00 )
AFAM' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -15.72   Max: 10.69
Current: 2

-15.72
10.69
ROE (%) 4.29
AFAM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 289 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 10.03 vs. AFAM: 4.29 )
AFAM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -35.12   Max: 48.75
Current: 4.29

-35.12
48.75
ROA (%) 2.80
AFAM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.52 vs. AFAM: 2.80 )
AFAM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -17.4   Max: 28.04
Current: 2.8

-17.4
28.04
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 39.31
AFAM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 18.24 vs. AFAM: 39.31 )
AFAM' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 216.77
Current: 39.31

0.02
216.77
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 2.10
AFAM's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 242 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 vs. AFAM: 2.10 )
AFAM' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -16.3   Max: 35.4
Current: 2.1

-16.3
35.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -31.70
AFAM's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 195 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. AFAM: -31.70 )
AFAM' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -42.9   Max: 93.4
Current: -31.7

-42.9
93.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -34.80
AFAM's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 13.80 vs. AFAM: -34.80 )
AFAM' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -34.8   Max: 84
Current: -34.8

-34.8
84
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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

AFAM Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons Sold Out
Chuck Royce 35,647 sh (-5.06%)
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Q1 2014

AFAM Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 86,092 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 1,500 sh (-95.79%)
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Q2 2014

AFAM Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Chuck Royce 1,500 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 73,347 sh (-14.8%)
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Q3 2014

AFAM Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Chuck Royce Sold Out
Jim Simons 17,900 sh (-75.6%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with AFAM

(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
David Dreman 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.07%$18.58 - $19.89 $ 29.8555%0
David Dreman 2013-03-31 New Buy0.08%$19.58 - $20.89 $ 29.8547%147749
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.02%$21.01 - $23.99 $ 29.8534%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Reduce -36.57%0.02%$20.55 - $26.79 $ 29.8531%14531
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add 22.21%0.01%$16.55 - $25.9 $ 29.8552%22910
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 30.30
AFAM's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
79% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 44.70 vs. AFAM: 30.30 )
AFAM' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.48   Max: 500
Current: 30.3

4.48
500
P/B 1.30
AFAM's P/B is ranked higher than
91% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2.93 vs. AFAM: 1.30 )
AFAM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 5.36
Current: 1.3

0.59
5.36
P/S 0.60
AFAM's P/S is ranked higher than
87% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. AFAM: 0.60 )
AFAM' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 1.94
Current: 0.6

0.32
1.94
PFCF 102.90
AFAM's PFCF is ranked higher than
70% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 53.33 vs. AFAM: 102.90 )
AFAM' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.42   Max: 147.06
Current: 102.9

2.42
147.06
EV-to-EBIT 18.67
AFAM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
79% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 24.30 vs. AFAM: 18.67 )
AFAM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.3   Max: 25.9
Current: 18.67

2.3
25.9
Shiller P/E 13.30
AFAM's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
96% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 2025.80 vs. AFAM: 13.30 )
AFAM' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 5.77   Max: 739.5
Current: 13.3

5.77
739.5
Current Ratio 1.99
AFAM's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
89% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. AFAM: 1.99 )
AFAM' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.83   Max: 4.23
Current: 1.99

0.83
4.23
Quick Ratio 1.99
AFAM's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. AFAM: 1.99 )
AFAM' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.83   Max: 4.23
Current: 1.99

0.83
4.23

Valuation & Return

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industry
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Price/DCF (Projected) 0.80
AFAM's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
95% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 4.02 vs. AFAM: 0.80 )
AFAM' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 11.08
Current: 0.8

0.28
11.08
Price/Median PS Value 0.90
AFAM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
89% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. AFAM: 0.90 )
AFAM' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 2.35
Current: 0.9

0.14
2.35
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.40
AFAM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
78% of the 306 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. AFAM: 5.40 )
AFAM' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 3.9   Max: 42.6
Current: 5.4

3.9
42.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -16.47
AFAM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
54% of the 212 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 12.92 vs. AFAM: -16.47 )
AFAM' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -16.5   Max: 54.1
Current: -16.47

-16.5
54.1

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