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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
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history
Cash to Debt 0.05
AGM's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
58% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.19 vs. AGM: 0.05 )
AGM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: 0.29
Current: 0.05

0
0.29
Equity to Asset 0.04
AGM's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
50% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.25 vs. AGM: 0.04 )
AGM' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0   Max: 0.08
Current: 0.04

0
0.08
Interest Coverage 0.96
AGM's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
55% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.27 vs. AGM: 0.96 )
AGM' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 1.68
Current: 0.96

0.01
1.68
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 0.09
WACC vs ROIC
0.96%
0.62%
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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 72.30
AGM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.50 vs. AGM: 72.30 )
AGM' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -23.33   Max: 137.39
Current: 72.3

-23.33
137.39
Net-margin (%) 48.26
AGM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.20 vs. AGM: 48.26 )
AGM' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -20   Max: 119.26
Current: 48.26

-20
119.26
ROE (%) 11.85
AGM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 187 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.08 vs. AGM: 11.85 )
AGM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -125.86   Max: 94.17
Current: 11.85

-125.86
94.17
ROA (%) 0.38
AGM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.89 vs. AGM: 0.38 )
AGM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -2.98   Max: 1.77
Current: 0.38

-2.98
1.77
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 1.27
AGM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.81 vs. AGM: 1.27 )
AGM' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -9.96   Max: 4.69
Current: 1.27

-9.96
4.69
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 15.40
AGM's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 153 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. AGM: 15.40 )
AGM' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -23   Max: 47.8
Current: 15.4

-23
47.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 23.20
AGM's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 130 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.10 vs. AGM: 23.20 )
AGM' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -21.2   Max: 53
Current: 23.2

-21.2
53
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 45.50
AGM's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.30 vs. AGM: 45.50 )
AGM' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -59.7   Max: 114.8
Current: 45.5

-59.7
114.8
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Q1 2014

AGM Guru Trades in Q1 2014

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AGM Guru Trades in Q2 2014

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Q3 2014

AGM Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q4 2014

AGM Guru Trades in Q4 2014

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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
AGMPRB24.825.276 7/8 % Non-Cum Pfd Shs Series -B-
AGMPRA1.315.77
AGMPRC0.003.28Pfd Shs Series -C-

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 8.00
AGM's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
96% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.40 vs. AGM: 8.00 )
AGM' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 75.67
Current: 8

0.77
75.67
Forward P/E 7.57
AGM's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
94% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.41 vs. AGM: 7.57 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 8.00
AGM's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
96% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.00 vs. AGM: 8.00 )
AGM' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 0.85   Max: 74.9
Current: 8

0.85
74.9
P/B 1.02
AGM's P/B is ranked higher than
85% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. AGM: 1.02 )
AGM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 2
Current: 1.02

0.12
2
P/S 3.33
AGM's P/S is ranked higher than
70% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.91 vs. AGM: 3.33 )
AGM' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 27.86
Current: 3.33

0.38
27.86
POCF 0.20
AGM's POCF is ranked higher than
100% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.91 vs. AGM: 0.20 )
AGM' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 25.5
Current: 0.2

0.16
25.5
EV-to-EBIT 148.49
AGM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
59% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 25.54 vs. AGM: 148.49 )
AGM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -588.5   Max: 1121.6
Current: 148.49

-588.5
1121.6
Shiller P/E 9.97
AGM's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
95% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 37.89 vs. AGM: 9.97 )
AGM' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 1.28   Max: 3368
Current: 9.97

1.28
3368
Days Sales Outstanding 360.96
AGM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
65% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 63.41 vs. AGM: 360.96 )
AGM' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 241.53   Max: 2567.17
Current: 360.96

241.53
2567.17

Dividend & Buy Back

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history
Dividend Yield 1.75
AGM's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
58% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. AGM: 1.75 )
AGM' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.42   Max: 16.13
Current: 1.75

0.42
16.13
Dividend Payout 0.14
AGM's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
92% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.58 vs. AGM: 0.14 )
AGM' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 2
Current: 0.14

0.02
2
Dividend growth (3y) 33.90
AGM's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
92% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.30 vs. AGM: 33.90 )
AGM' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 58.7
Current: 33.9

0
58.7
Yield on cost (5-Year) 6.11
AGM's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
72% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. AGM: 6.11 )
AGM' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.43   Max: 54.78
Current: 6.11

1.43
54.78
Share Buyback Rate -1.80
AGM's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
71% of the 133 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: -0.60 vs. AGM: -1.80 )
AGM' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 4.6   Max: -72.3
Current: -1.8

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 1.02
AGM's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
89% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.63 vs. AGM: 1.02 )
AGM' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 5.74
Current: 1.02

0.38
5.74
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.83
AGM's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
87% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.06 vs. AGM: 0.83 )
AGM' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 1.68
Current: 0.83

0.14
1.68
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
AGM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
80% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. AGM: 1.10 )
AGM' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 7.31
Current: 1.1

0.13
7.31
Price/Graham Number 0.37
AGM's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
99% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. AGM: 0.37 )
AGM' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 4.09
Current: 0.37

0.11
4.09
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.70
AGM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
57% of the 189 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. AGM: 0.70 )
AGM' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 3
Current: 0.7

0.1
3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 4.53
AGM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
67% of the 117 Companies
in the Global Credit Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.24 vs. AGM: 4.53 )
AGM' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 49.9
Current: 4.53

0.2
49.9

Business Description

Industry: Credit Services » Credit Services
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Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corp was created by Congress in 1987. It is a stockholder-owned, federally chartered instrumentality of the United States. It was originally created by the United States Congress to establish a secondary market for agricultural real estate and rural housing mortgage loans. This secondary market was designed to increase the availability of long-term credit at stable interest rates to America's rural communities, farmers, ranchers and rural homeowners and to provide those borrowers with the benefits of capital markets pricing and product innovation. In May 2008, Congress expanded Farmer Mac's charter to authorize the Company to purchase, and to guarantee securities backed by, loans made by cooperative lenders to finance electrification and telecommunications systems in rural areas. The Company provides liquidity and lending capacity to agricultural and rural utilities lenders by: purchasing eligible loans directly from lenders; guaranteeing securities representing interests in, or secured by, pools of eligible loans; and issuing long-term standby purchase commitments for eligible loans. It conducts these activities through three lines of business: Farm & Ranch, USDA Guarantees, and Rural Utilities. Under the Farm & Ranch line of business, Company purchases eligible mortgage loans secured by first liens on agricultural real estate and rural housing. It also guarantees securities representing interests in, or obligations secured by, pools of mortgage loans eligible for the Farm & Ranch line of business. Under the USDA Guarantees line of business, Farmer Mac II LLC purchases the portions of certain agricultural, rural development, business and industry, and community facilities loans guaranteed by the United States Department of Agriculture under the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act. Company initiated the Rural Utilities line of business in 2008 after Congress expanded Company's authorized secondary market activities to include rural utilities loans. Its authorized activities under this line of business are similar to those conducted under the Farm & Ranch line of business - purchases of, and guarantees of securities backed by, eligible rural utilities loans. AgVantage is a registered trademark of Farmer Mac that is used to designate its guarantees of securities that are related to general obligations of issuers that are secured by pools of eligible loans.
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