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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 : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.01
AIRM's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
98% of the 825 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.37 vs. AIRM: 0.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
AIRM' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.07 Max: 0.63
Current: 0.01
0
0.63
Equity to Asset 0.33
AIRM's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
72% of the 818 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. AIRM: 0.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
AIRM' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.38 Max: 0.54
Current: 0.33
0.23
0.54
Interest Coverage 8.67
AIRM's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
58% of the 608 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. AIRM: 8.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
AIRM' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.66  Med: 8.35 Max: 12.73
Current: 8.67
4.66
12.73
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 2.32
M-Score: -2.22
WACC vs ROIC
9.28%
10.49%
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 : 9/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 19.26
AIRM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 814 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.07 vs. AIRM: 19.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
AIRM' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.56  Med: 13.55 Max: 20.02
Current: 19.26
6.56
20.02
Net-margin (%) 10.43
AIRM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 821 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.14 vs. AIRM: 10.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
AIRM' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.86  Med: 7.06 Max: 10.95
Current: 10.43
3.86
10.95
ROE (%) 21.41
AIRM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 810 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.95 vs. AIRM: 21.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
AIRM' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.74  Med: 19.57 Max: 31.71
Current: 21.41
12.74
31.71
ROA (%) 7.60
AIRM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 834 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.93 vs. AIRM: 7.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
AIRM' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.04  Med: 7.28 Max: 8.89
Current: 7.6
5.04
8.89
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 19.47
AIRM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 813 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.69 vs. AIRM: 19.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
AIRM' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.34  Med: 18.26 Max: 22.11
Current: 19.47
12.34
22.11
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 8.10
AIRM's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 708 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. AIRM: 8.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AIRM' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.5  Med: 16.50 Max: 40
Current: 8.1
2.5
40
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 3.30
AIRM's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 611 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. AIRM: 3.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AIRM' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.3  Med: 17.10 Max: 50.3
Current: 3.3
3.3
50.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 4.70
AIRM's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 530 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. AIRM: 4.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AIRM' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -27.4  Med: 23.40 Max: 193.6
Current: 4.7
-27.4
193.6
» AIRM's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-08-06)


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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

AIRM Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Sold Out
Steven Cohen 125,300 sh (-19.52%)
Jim Simons 139,400 sh (-38.97%)
Joel Greenblatt 19,920 sh (-71.68%)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,700 sh (-79.41%)
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Q3 2015

AIRM Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Joel Greenblatt 145,894 sh (+632.40%)
Paul Tudor Jones 25,917 sh (+236.58%)
Jim Simons 204,200 sh (+46.48%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q4 2015

AIRM Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Steven Cohen 76,200 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 36,901 sh (+42.38%)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jim Simons 170,800 sh (-16.36%)
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Q1 2016

AIRM Guru Trades in Q1 2016

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Paul Tudor Jones 54,964 sh (+48.95%)
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Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Airports & Air Services
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Air Methods Corp is a provider of air medical emergency transport services and systems throughout the United States of America. It also designs, manufactures, and installs medical aircraft interiors and other aerospace and medical transport products.

Air Methods Corp a Delaware corporation, was established in Colorado in 1982. The Company provides air medical emergency transport services and systems throughout the United States of America. It designs, manufactures, and installs medical aircraft interiors and other aerospace and medical transport products. The Company also provides tourism operations in and around the Grand Canyon and Hawaiian Islands. The Company's operating segments include Air Medical Services, Tourism Division and United Rotorcraft. Air Medical Services provides air medical transportation services to the general population as an independent service and to hospitals or other institutions under exclusive operating agreements. The division operates 380 helicopters and 26 fixed wing aircraft under both Instrument Flight Rules and Visual Flight Rules. Tourism Division provides helicopter tours and charter flights, mainly focusing on Grand Canyon and Hawaiian Island tours. The division operates 48 helicopters under two Part 135 Air Carrier Certificates. United Rotorcraft Division designs, manufactures, and installs aircraft medical interiors and other aerospace and medical transport products for domestic and international customers. The Company maintains patents covering several products, including the Litter Lift System used in the U.S. Army's HH-60M helicopter and Medical Evacuation Vehicle, and the Articulating Patient Loading System and Modular Equipment Frame developed as part of the modular interior concept. The Company competes with several national and regional air medical transportation providers for contracts with hospitals and other healthcare institutions. It also competes with larger aerial tourism operators in the Grand Canyon market and a number of smaller operators in both the Grand Canyon and Hawaiian Island markets. The Company is subject to the Federal Aviation Act of 1958. All of its flight and maintenance operations-including equipment, ground facilities, dispatch, communications, flight training personnel and other matters affecting air safety are regulated and actively supervised by the U.S. Department of Transportation through the FAA. It is also subject to laws, regulations, and standards relating to corporate governance and public disclosure, including the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regulations, NASDAQ Stock Market rules, and other federal and state securities laws.

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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 12.13
AIRM's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
59% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.62 vs. AIRM: 12.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
AIRM' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.92  Med: 17.89 Max: 38.13
Current: 12.13
7.92
38.13
Forward P/E 10.58
AIRM's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
62% of the 143 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.40 vs. AIRM: 10.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 12.09
AIRM's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
60% of the 643 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.00 vs. AIRM: 12.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
AIRM' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.92  Med: 17.67 Max: 37.88
Current: 12.09
7.92
37.88
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 18.94
AIRM's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
60% of the 333 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.40 vs. AIRM: 18.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
AIRM' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.86  Med: 16.22 Max: 182.41
Current: 18.94
2.86
182.41
P/B 2.35
AIRM's P/B is ranked lower than
79% of the 799 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. AIRM: 2.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
AIRM' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.02  Med: 3.14 Max: 6.43
Current: 2.35
1.02
6.43
P/S 1.22
AIRM's P/S is ranked lower than
61% of the 791 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.87 vs. AIRM: 1.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
AIRM' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 1.36 Max: 2.61
Current: 1.22
0.35
2.61
POCF 7.76
AIRM's POCF is ranked lower than
60% of the 476 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.16 vs. AIRM: 7.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
AIRM' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.58  Med: 10.25 Max: 51.05
Current: 7.76
2.58
51.05
EV-to-EBIT 10.01
AIRM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
66% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.59 vs. AIRM: 10.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
AIRM' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.2  Med: 11.70 Max: 24
Current: 10.01
6.2
24
EV-to-EBITDA 7.21
AIRM's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
65% of the 684 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.14 vs. AIRM: 7.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
AIRM' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.8  Med: 8.10 Max: 14.6
Current: 7.21
2.8
14.6
PEG 0.65
AIRM's PEG is ranked higher than
81% of the 316 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. AIRM: 0.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
AIRM' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 0.76 Max: 1.8
Current: 0.65
0.38
1.8
Shiller P/E 23.45
AIRM's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
65% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.48 vs. AIRM: 23.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
AIRM' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.62  Med: 37.85 Max: 63.17
Current: 23.45
12.62
63.17
Current Ratio 3.14
AIRM's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
89% of the 787 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. AIRM: 3.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
AIRM' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 2.15 Max: 3.21
Current: 3.14
0.91
3.21
Quick Ratio 2.80
AIRM's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
89% of the 787 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. AIRM: 2.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
AIRM' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 1.93 Max: 2.85
Current: 2.8
0.73
2.85
Days Inventory 27.89
AIRM's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
71% of the 638 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.33 vs. AIRM: 27.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
AIRM' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.86  Med: 26.38 Max: 31.43
Current: 27.89
17.86
31.43
Days Sales Outstanding 130.36
AIRM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
94% of the 624 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 40.83 vs. AIRM: 130.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
AIRM' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 81.18  Med: 101.65 Max: 126.51
Current: 130.36
81.18
126.51
Days Payable 9.25
AIRM's Days Payable is ranked lower than
89% of the 542 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 35.68 vs. AIRM: 9.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
AIRM' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.53  Med: 13.17 Max: 19.54
Current: 9.25
10.53
19.54

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 7.93
AIRM's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
94% of the 745 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. AIRM: 7.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
AIRM' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.68  Med: 2.16 Max: 17.09
Current: 7.93
0.68
17.09
Price/Projected FCF 1.37
AIRM's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
57% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. AIRM: 1.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
AIRM' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 2.07 Max: 15.79
Current: 1.37
0.04
15.79
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 0.42
AIRM's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
89% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. AIRM: 0.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 0.91
AIRM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
57% of the 750 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. AIRM: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
AIRM' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.56 Max: 1.91
Current: 0.91
0.18
1.91
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.07
AIRM's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
53% of the 189 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. AIRM: 1.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
AIRM' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.79 Max: 1.59
Current: 1.07
0.23
1.59
Price/Graham Number 2.06
AIRM's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
83% of the 517 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. AIRM: 2.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
AIRM' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51  Med: 1.40 Max: 5.03
Current: 2.06
0.51
5.03
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 10.01
AIRM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 812 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. AIRM: 10.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
AIRM' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.2  Med: 8.50 Max: 16.2
Current: 10.01
4.2
16.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 13.57
AIRM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 455 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.52 vs. AIRM: 13.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
AIRM' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.3  Med: 22.90 Max: 46.1
Current: 13.57
13.3
46.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,117
EPS (TTM) $ 2.91
Beta1.48
Short Percentage of Float37.50%
52-Week Range $32.72 - 46.50
Shares Outstanding (Mil)38.37

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 1,243 1,319
EPS ($) 3.34 3.84
EPS w/o NRI ($) 3.34 3.84
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
20.00%

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