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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 : 9/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
ARUN's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
89% of the 711 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.35 vs. ARUN: No Debt )
ARUN' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 2.78   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.54
ARUN's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
63% of the 691 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. ARUN: 0.54 )
ARUN' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -2.06   Max: 0.75
Current: 0.54

-2.06
0.75
Interest Coverage No Debt
ARUN's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
76% of the 450 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 138.56 vs. ARUN: No Debt )
ARUN' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9999.99   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 6.63
M-Score: -3.18
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 (%) 2.01
ARUN's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 704 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.46 vs. ARUN: 2.01 )
ARUN' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -293433.33   Max: 2.08
Current: 2.01

-293433.33
2.08
Net-margin (%) -2.37
ARUN's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 704 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.32 vs. ARUN: -2.37 )
ARUN' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -293166.67   Max: 17.83
Current: -2.37

-293166.67
17.83
ROE (%) -5.23
ARUN's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 698 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.05 vs. ARUN: -5.23 )
ARUN' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -123.49   Max: 28.5
Current: -5.23

-123.49
28.5
ROA (%) -2.90
ARUN's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 712 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. ARUN: -2.90 )
ARUN' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -1629.4   Max: 19.12
Current: -2.9

-1629.4
19.12
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 55.71
ARUN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 711 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 9.45 vs. ARUN: 55.71 )
ARUN' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -4499.93   Max: 26.73
Current: 55.71

-4499.93
26.73
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 25.60
ARUN's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 580 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. ARUN: 25.60 )
ARUN' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 125.3
Current: 25.6

0
125.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 44.20
ARUN's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 415 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: -2.40 vs. ARUN: 44.20 )
ARUN' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -65.6   Max: 44.2
Current: 44.2

-65.6
44.2
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

ARUN Guru Trades in Q1 2014

RS Investment Management 1,335,118 sh (+11.49%)
Steven Cohen 68,258 sh (-17.51%)
Jim Simons 833,400 sh (-44.01%)
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Q2 2014

ARUN Guru Trades in Q2 2014

RS Investment Management 711,167 sh (-46.73%)
Jim Simons 185,000 sh (-77.8%)
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Q3 2014

ARUN Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 1,166,000 sh (+530.27%)
RS Investment Management 293,767 sh (-58.69%)
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Q4 2014

ARUN Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Joel Greenblatt 17,628 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 41,142 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,684,800 sh (+44.49%)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with ARUN

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Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward P/E 19.61
ARUN's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
90% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ARUN: 19.61 )
N/A
P/B 7.40
ARUN's P/B is ranked lower than
53% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.35 vs. ARUN: 7.40 )
ARUN' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.31   Max: 16.8
Current: 7.4

1.31
16.8
P/S 3.44
ARUN's P/S is ranked higher than
54% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. ARUN: 3.44 )
ARUN' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.92   Max: 10.56
Current: 3.44

0.92
10.56
PFCF 23.50
ARUN's PFCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 246.00 vs. ARUN: 23.50 )
ARUN' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 11.59   Max: 213.67
Current: 23.5

11.59
213.67
POCF 19.37
ARUN's POCF is ranked higher than
75% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 24.93 vs. ARUN: 19.37 )
ARUN' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 10.08   Max: 355
Current: 19.37

10.08
355
EV-to-EBIT 151.65
ARUN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
66% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 72.45 vs. ARUN: 151.65 )
ARUN' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -8381.2   Max: 454.7
Current: 151.65

-8381.2
454.7
Current Ratio 2.13
ARUN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 703 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.11 vs. ARUN: 2.13 )
ARUN' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.76   Max: 4.47
Current: 2.13

0.76
4.47
Quick Ratio 1.97
ARUN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 703 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. ARUN: 1.97 )
ARUN' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 4.17
Current: 1.97

0.63
4.17
Days Inventory 57.96
ARUN's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
77% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 74.00 vs. ARUN: 57.96 )
ARUN' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 50.06   Max: 78.85
Current: 57.96

50.06
78.85
Days Sales Outstanding 50.42
ARUN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
86% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 79.70 vs. ARUN: 50.42 )
ARUN' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 51.2   Max: 267.14
Current: 50.42

51.2
267.14

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Cash 305.10
ARUN's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
85% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ARUN: 305.10 )
ARUN' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 3.93   Max: 1971
Current: 305.1

3.93
1971
Price/Net Current Asset Value 24.40
ARUN's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
77% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ARUN: 24.40 )
ARUN' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 2.24   Max: 19.96
Current: 24.4

2.24
19.96
Price/Tangible Book 9.70
ARUN's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
50% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.78 vs. ARUN: 9.70 )
ARUN' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 2.07   Max: 18.52
Current: 9.7

2.07
18.52
Price/DCF (Projected) 2.00
ARUN's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
81% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 20.72 vs. ARUN: 2.00 )
ARUN' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.5   Max: 17.96
Current: 2

1.5
17.96
Price/Median PS Value 0.90
ARUN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
81% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. ARUN: 0.90 )
ARUN' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 2.91
Current: 0.9

0.32
2.91
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.70
ARUN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
63% of the 692 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. ARUN: 0.70 )
ARUN' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 1.3
Current: 0.7

0.2
1.3

Analyst Estimate

Jul15 Jul16 Jul17
Revenue(Mil) 858 961 1,087
EPS($) 0.92 1.25 1.35
EPS without NRI($) 0.92 1.25 1.35

Business Description

Industry: Communication Equipment » Communication Equipment
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Aruba Networks Inc was incorporated in the state of Delaware on February 11, 2002. The Company is a provider of enterprise mobility solution. The Company develops, markets and sells products and services designed to solve its customers' secure mobility requirements through its Mobile Virtual Enterprise ("MOVE") architecture, which unifies the network infrastructure, access management and mobility applications into one integrated system that offers strong security and a simplified approach to bring-your-own-device ("BYOD") initiatives. The Company conducts business in three geographic regions namely Americas, Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and Asia Pacific & Japan (APJ). Its products and services have been sold to more than 30,000 customers. The Company typically sells and supports its customers through a two-tier distribution model in the United States. The Company's VADs and OEMs sell portfolio of products, including a variety of support services, to a diverse number of VARs, system integrators and service providers. Also, certain of OEMs sell directly to end customers. The Company sells its ArubaOS operating system, controllers, wireless access points, switches, application software modules, access management solution, multi-vendor management solution software, and professional services and support. The Company's products and certain aspects of its operations are regulated under various environmental laws in the U.S., Europe and other countries.
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