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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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.02
AIRM's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
55% of the 1004 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.33 vs. AIRM: 0.02 )
AIRM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 0.63
Current: 0.02

0.01
0.63
Equity to Asset 0.29
AIRM's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
54% of the 971 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. AIRM: 0.29 )
AIRM' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 0.52
Current: 0.29

0.24
0.52
Interest Coverage 5.94
AIRM's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
70% of the 640 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.52 vs. AIRM: 5.94 )
AIRM' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.99   Max: 8.85
Current: 5.94

0.99
8.85
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 2.70
M-Score: -2.65
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 (%) 13.69
AIRM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 997 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.62 vs. AIRM: 13.69 )
AIRM' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -22.18   Max: 20.02
Current: 13.69

-22.18
20.02
Net-margin (%) 7.07
AIRM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 998 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.99 vs. AIRM: 7.07 )
AIRM' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -26.01   Max: 10.95
Current: 7.07

-26.01
10.95
ROE (%) 16.94
AIRM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 974 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.43 vs. AIRM: 16.94 )
AIRM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -36.62   Max: 31.09
Current: 16.94

-36.62
31.09
ROA (%) 4.98
AIRM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1000 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.11 vs. AIRM: 4.98 )
AIRM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -13.98   Max: 9.01
Current: 4.98

-13.98
9.01
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 13.34
AIRM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 997 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.59 vs. AIRM: 13.34 )
AIRM' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -17.01   Max: 26
Current: 13.34

-17.01
26
Revenue Growth (%) 14.80
AIRM's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 839 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. AIRM: 14.80 )
AIRM' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 6.2   Max: 33.4
Current: 14.8

6.2
33.4
EBITDA Growth (%) 8.80
AIRM's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 731 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. AIRM: 8.80 )
AIRM' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 53
Current: 8.8

0
53
EPS Growth (%) 12.10
AIRM's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 608 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.30 vs. AIRM: 12.10 )
AIRM' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -37   Max: 192.4
Current: 12.1

-37
192.4
» AIRM's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

AIRM Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Joel Greenblatt 4,714 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 10,000 sh (+58.73%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 750 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q2 2013

AIRM Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Pioneer Investments 146,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 100,600 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 10,100 sh (+1%)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jean-Marie Eveillard Sold Out
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Q3 2013

AIRM Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 114,000 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 8,635 sh (New)
Jim Simons 159,900 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 258,500 sh (+156.96%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 118,080 sh (-19.12%)
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Q4 2013

AIRM Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Joel Greenblatt 14,765 sh (New)
Jim Simons 312,800 sh (+95.62%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 114,000 sh (unchged)
Diamond Hill Capital 8,635 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Steven Cohen 45,300 sh (-82.48%)
» More
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with AIRM

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 New Buy0.02%$41.21 - $58.72 $ 51.383%14765
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Sold Out 0.01%$33.22 - $47.99 $ 51.3833%0
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-06-30 Sold Out $33.22 - $47.99 $ 51.3833%0
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 New Buy0.01%$36.91 - $49.6 $ 51.3816%4714
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2012-12-31 Add 200%$34.49 - $40.26 $ 51.3840%750
Joel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0587%$56.72 - $76.15 $ 51.38-23%0
Joel Greenblatt 2011-03-31 New Buy0.14%$50.4 - $65.85 $ 51.38-11%6826
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 32.50
AIRM's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
55% of the 805 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.70 vs. AIRM: 32.50 )
AIRM' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 5.33   Max: 36.95
Current: 32.5

5.33
36.95
P/B 5.50
AIRM's P/B is ranked lower than
71% of the 946 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. AIRM: 5.50 )
AIRM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.99   Max: 6.42
Current: 5.5

0.99
6.42
P/S 2.29
AIRM's P/S is ranked lower than
64% of the 992 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. AIRM: 2.29 )
AIRM' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 2.6
Current: 2.29

0.31
2.6
PFCF 76.90
AIRM's PFCF is ranked lower than
66% of the 493 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.71 vs. AIRM: 76.90 )
AIRM' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.62   Max: 591
Current: 76.9

3.62
591
EV-to-EBIT 23.80
AIRM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
51% of the 893 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.40 vs. AIRM: 23.80 )
AIRM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.7   Max: 37.4
Current: 23.8

6.7
37.4
PEG 2.20
AIRM's PEG is ranked higher than
54% of the 461 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. AIRM: 2.20 )
AIRM' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 2.2
Current: 2.2

0.34
2.2
Shiller P/E 39.50
AIRM's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
58% of the 517 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.98 vs. AIRM: 39.50 )
AIRM' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 9.72   Max: 48.6
Current: 39.5

9.72
48.6

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 13.30
AIRM's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
78% of the 890 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. AIRM: 13.30 )
AIRM' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 15.13
Current: 13.3

1.1
15.13
Price/DCF (Projected) 2.00
AIRM's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked lower than
53% of the 458 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. AIRM: 2.00 )
AIRM' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.03   Max: 4.37
Current: 2

1.03
4.37
Price/Median PS Value 2.30
AIRM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
74% of the 949 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. AIRM: 2.30 )
AIRM' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 2.6
Current: 2.3

0.4
2.6
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.30
AIRM's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
51% of the 252 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. AIRM: 1.30 )
AIRM' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 1.47
Current: 1.3

0.3
1.47
Price/Graham Number 4.40
AIRM's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
74% of the 734 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. AIRM: 4.40 )
AIRM' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 4.98
Current: 4.4

0.61
4.98
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 4.20
AIRM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
57% of the 917 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. AIRM: 4.20 )
AIRM' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.7   Max: 15
Current: 4.2

2.7
15
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 29.24
AIRM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
94% of the 705 Companies
in the Global Airports & Air Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.93 vs. AIRM: 29.24 )
AIRM' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 20.7   Max: 43.7
Current: 29.24

20.7
43.7

Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Airports & Air Services
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Traded in other countries:AIJ.Germany
Air Methods Corporation, a Delaware corporation, was established in Colorado in 1982. The Company 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 for domestic and international customers. Effective September 1, 2012, the company combined two of their operating segments, Community-Based Services (CBS) and Hospital-Based Services (HBS), into a single operating segment reporting to the President of Air Medical Services. As of December 31, 2012, Air Medical Services (AMS) Division provided air medical transportation services in 42 states to the general population as an independent service (also called community-based services) and to hospitals or other institutions under exclusive operating agreements (also called hospital-based services). Services include aircraft operation and maintenance, medical care, dispatch and communications, and medical billing and collection. CBS aircrafts are typically based at fire stations, airports, or hospital locations. It provides air medical transportation services to hospitals. Services include aircraft operation and maintenance. The Company's United Rotorcraft Division designs, manufactures, and certifies modular medical interiors, multi-mission interiors, and other aerospace and medical transport products. These interiors and other products range from basic life support to intensive care suites to advanced search and rescue systems. The Company is subject to the Federal Aviation Act of 1958, as amended. 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.

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