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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 : 3/10

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Cash to Debt 0.26
NAS:AVID's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
88% of the 1911 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 11.22 vs. NAS:AVID: 0.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NAS:AVID' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 342.58 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.26
Equity to Asset -1.06
NAS:AVID's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
98% of the 1754 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. NAS:AVID: -1.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NAS:AVID' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.89  Med: 0.67 Max: 0.8
Current: -1.06
-1.89
0.8
Interest Coverage 4.17
NAS:AVID's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
88% of the 1449 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 164.00 vs. NAS:AVID: 4.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NAS:AVID' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.1  Med: 15.74 Max: 85.6
Current: 4.17
1.1
85.6
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: -3.88
M-Score: -1.16
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 : 3/10

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Operating margin (%) 10.58
NAS:AVID's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1856 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 4.62 vs. NAS:AVID: 10.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NAS:AVID' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.49  Med: 0.01 Max: 21.52
Current: 10.58
-23.49
21.52
Net-margin (%) 7.33
NAS:AVID's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1856 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 3.13 vs. NAS:AVID: 7.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NAS:AVID' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.46  Med: -0.19 Max: 29.52
Current: 7.33
-23.46
29.52
ROA (%) 14.78
NAS:AVID's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1909 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 2.78 vs. NAS:AVID: 14.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NAS:AVID' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.18  Med: 0.17 Max: 36.83
Current: 14.78
-23.18
36.83
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 167.91
NAS:AVID's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1874 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 21.19 vs. NAS:AVID: 167.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NAS:AVID' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -183.26  Med: 8.69 Max: 167.91
Current: 167.91
-183.26
167.91
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -8.50
NAS:AVID's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
79% of the 1451 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. NAS:AVID: -8.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:AVID' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.1  Med: -4 Max: 14.7
Current: -8.5
-12.1
14.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -31.30
NAS:AVID's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
89% of the 1181 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. NAS:AVID: -31.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:AVID' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -43.3  Med: -20.4 Max: 67.9
Current: -31.3
-43.3
67.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -63.30
NAS:AVID's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 1073 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. NAS:AVID: -63.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:AVID' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -63.3  Med: 47.3 Max: 115
Current: -63.3
-63.3
115
» NAS:AVID's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-11-05)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

AVID Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Ken Fisher 181,719 sh (New)
Arnold Van Den Berg 2,267,332 sh (+107.00%)
Private Capital 535,238 sh (+30.74%)
Richard Blum 6,875,970 sh (-3.52%)
Chuck Royce 840,448 sh (-52.04%)
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Q4 2015

AVID Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Arnold Van Den Berg 2,560,435 sh (+12.93%)
Private Capital 586,719 sh (+9.62%)
Ken Fisher Sold Out
Richard Blum 6,555,367 sh (-4.66%)
Chuck Royce 704,280 sh (-16.20%)
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Q1 2016

AVID Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Private Capital 928,429 sh (+58.24%)
Chuck Royce 911,280 sh (+29.39%)
Richard Blum 6,555,367 sh (unchged)
Arnold Van Den Berg 2,210,210 sh (-13.68%)
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Q2 2016

AVID Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 45,500 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 932,280 sh (+2.30%)
Richard Blum 6,555,367 sh (unchged)
Arnold Van Den Berg 2,020,347 sh (-8.59%)
Private Capital 823,703 sh (-11.28%)
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Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Electronic Gaming & Multimedia
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Avid Technology Inc provides technology products, solutions and services that enable the creation and monetization of audio and video content. It develops, markets, sells, and supports software and hardware for digital media content production.

Avid Technology Inc is a provider of digital media content-creation products and solutions for audio, film, video, and broadcast professionals, as well as artists and creative enthusiasts. Its audio and video solutions are designed to be extensions of the people using them, so that they amplify creativity, speed production processes and provide the science behind the art of making great creative experiences. The Company provides digital media content-creation products and solutions to customers in the three market segments below. Media Enterprises, Professionals and Post, Creative Enthusiasts. Media Enterprises segment consists of broadcast, government, sports and other organizations that acquire, create, process, and/or distribute audio and video content to a large audience for communication, entertainment, analysis, and/or forensic purposes. Professionals and Post segment is made up of individual artists and entities that create audio and video media as a paid service, but who do not distribute media to end consumers on a large scale. This segment includes a wide-ranging target audience that includes: students and teachers in career technical education programs in high schools, colleges and universities, as well as in post-secondary vocational schools, that prepare students for professional media. Creative Enthusiasts segment is made up of individuals who are music, film or video enthusiasts with varying degrees of involvement in content creation, ranging from casual users to dedicated hobbyists, including amateur musicians, disc jockeys and prosumers. For customers in this market segment, it offers audio and video products and solutions at an affordable price. It provides a range of software and hardware products and solutions. The Companys Video products include: Professional Video-Editing Solutions, Consumer Video-Editing Software, Broadcast Newsroom Solutions, Storage and Workflow Solutions. Its Audio products include: Digital Audio Software and Workstation Solutions, Control Surfaces and Live Systems, Instruments and Controllers, Desktop and Studio Monitors, and Music Notation Software. It competes across multiple product lines and market segments with Adobe Systems Incorporated, Apple Inc. and Sony Corporation.

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 7.70
AVID's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1216 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 24.15 vs. AVID: 7.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
AVID' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 15.07 Max: 306.08
Current: 7.7
0.72
306.08
PE(NRI) 7.70
AVID's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
93% of the 1220 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 24.24 vs. AVID: 7.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
AVID' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.08  Med: 15.07 Max: 306.08
Current: 7.7
1.08
306.08
P/S 0.58
AVID's P/S is ranked higher than
84% of the 1783 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. AVID: 0.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
AVID' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.72 Max: 2.83
Current: 0.58
0.31
2.83
EV-to-EBIT 7.75
AVID's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
80% of the 1189 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 16.90 vs. AVID: 7.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
AVID' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -219.9  Med: 1.4 Max: 230.5
Current: 7.75
-219.9
230.5
EV-to-EBITDA 5.44
AVID's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
84% of the 1287 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 12.88 vs. AVID: 5.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
AVID' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -422.4  Med: 5.9 Max: 121.3
Current: 5.44
-422.4
121.3
Current Ratio 0.65
AVID's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
92% of the 1736 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. AVID: 0.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
AVID' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 1.91 Max: 3.03
Current: 0.65
0.45
3.03
Quick Ratio 0.44
AVID's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
95% of the 1736 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. AVID: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
AVID' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 1.57 Max: 2.83
Current: 0.44
0.29
2.83
Days Inventory 91.62
AVID's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
85% of the 1082 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 16.59 vs. AVID: 91.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
AVID' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 85.94  Med: 101.28 Max: 153.54
Current: 91.62
85.94
153.54
Days Sales Outstanding 29.50
AVID's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
88% of the 1452 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 67.71 vs. AVID: 29.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
AVID' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.5  Med: 45.5 Max: 55.55
Current: 29.5
29.5
55.55
Days Payable 65.32
AVID's Days Payable is ranked higher than
66% of the 1288 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 43.61 vs. AVID: 65.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
AVID' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.73  Med: 52.33 Max: 84.13
Current: 65.32
23.73
84.13

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.50
AVID's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 1153 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: -2.50 vs. AVID: -0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
AVID' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.6  Med: -2.3 Max: 4.1
Current: -0.5
-15.6
4.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.79
AVID's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
77% of the 1562 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. AVID: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
AVID' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 1.21 Max: 5.02
Current: 0.79
0.52
5.02
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 12.95
AVID's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1840 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. AVID: 12.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
AVID' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 8.7 Max: 133.3
Current: 12.95
0.4
133.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -16.10
AVID's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
88% of the 730 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 9.80 vs. AVID: -16.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
AVID' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19  Med: 0.2 Max: 44.7
Current: -16.1
-19
44.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $553.9
EPS (TTM) $ 1.03
Beta1.89
Short Percentage of Float7.52%
52-Week Range $5.26 - 9.78
Shares Outstanding (Mil)39.82

Analyst Estimate

Dec16
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 1.03
EPS w/o NRI ($) 1.03
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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