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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
BABY's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
96% of the 316 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. BABY: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
BABY' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 50.80 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.81
BABY's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
78% of the 295 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. BABY: 0.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
BABY' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.79  Med: 0.83 Max: 0.94
Current: 0.81
-1.79
0.94
Interest Coverage 53473.00
BABY's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
99% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 481.81 vs. BABY: 53473.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
BABY' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.92  Med: 67.71 Max: 9999.99
Current: 53473
4.92
9999.99
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 9.76
M-Score: -2.46
WACC vs ROIC
9.39%
13.01%
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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 14.23
BABY's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 302 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. BABY: 14.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
BABY' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.44  Med: 9.64 Max: 15.75
Current: 14.23
-4.44
15.75
Net-margin (%) 10.09
BABY's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 302 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. BABY: 10.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
BABY' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.8  Med: 6.79 Max: 14.29
Current: 10.09
-4.8
14.29
ROE (%) 10.21
BABY's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 286 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.05 vs. BABY: 10.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
BABY' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.28  Med: 6.43 Max: 10.21
Current: 10.21
-4.28
10.21
ROA (%) 8.31
BABY's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 317 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: -0.07 vs. BABY: 8.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
BABY' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.46  Med: 4.89 Max: 9
Current: 8.31
-3.46
9
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 49.45
BABY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 314 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 3.57 vs. BABY: 49.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
BABY' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.53  Med: 33.18 Max: 72.5
Current: 49.45
-12.53
72.5
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 10.30
BABY's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. BABY: 10.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BABY' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -61.8  Med: 12.00 Max: 38.3
Current: 10.3
-61.8
38.3
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

BABY Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 88,345 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 569,711 sh (-2.73%)
Diamond Hill Capital 881,800 sh (-5.78%)
Paul Tudor Jones 17,137 sh (-22.61%)
Joel Greenblatt 353,746 sh (-29.14%)
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Q2 2015

BABY Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Ken Fisher 610,166 sh (+7.10%)
Diamond Hill Capital 878,320 sh (-0.39%)
Jim Simons 87,445 sh (-1.02%)
Joel Greenblatt 338,647 sh (-4.27%)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,156 sh (-58.24%)
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Q3 2015

BABY Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Diamond Hill Capital 958,306 sh (+9.11%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Ken Fisher 601,141 sh (-1.48%)
Joel Greenblatt 331,210 sh (-2.20%)
Jim Simons 26,845 sh (-69.30%)
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Q4 2015

BABY Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 138,245 sh (+414.97%)
Ken Fisher 595,274 sh (-0.98%)
Diamond Hill Capital 490,631 sh (-48.80%)
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Guru Investment Theses on Natus Medical Inc

Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Natus Medical Inc - Oct 17, 2014

Shares of medical device manufacturer Natus Medical, Inc. (BABY) increased after reporting strong quarterly earnings and raising its full-year 2014 earnings guidance. While the company has shown improvement in margins for some time, this was the best quarter of organic revenue growth for Natus in years.

From Diamond Hill Capital (Trades, Portfolio)'s Small Cap Fund Third Quarter 2014 Commentary.

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Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Natus Medical Inc - Jun 26, 2014

Shares of infant medical device manufacturer Natus Medical, Inc. (BABY) rose as the company reported strong quarterly earnings, continued margin improvement, and a promising outlook for the year.



From Diamond Hill Capital's Small Cap Fund Commentary – First Quarter 2014.



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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 28.28
BABY's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
52% of the 257 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 26.20 vs. BABY: 28.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
BABY' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.47  Med: 37.61 Max: 723.45
Current: 28.28
11.47
723.45
Forward P/E 18.52
BABY's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
53% of the 186 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 17.83 vs. BABY: 18.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 28.18
BABY's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
51% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 27.30 vs. BABY: 28.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
BABY' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.43  Med: 37.61 Max: 699.33
Current: 28.18
11.43
699.33
P/B 2.85
BABY's P/B is ranked lower than
52% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. BABY: 2.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
BABY' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.79  Med: 2.46 Max: 5.69
Current: 2.85
0.79
5.69
P/S 3.05
BABY's P/S is ranked lower than
63% of the 381 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. BABY: 3.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
BABY' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.95  Med: 2.56 Max: 8.5
Current: 3.05
0.95
8.5
PFCF 28.91
BABY's PFCF is ranked higher than
60% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 30.54 vs. BABY: 28.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
BABY' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.65  Med: 37.46 Max: 556
Current: 28.91
12.65
556
POCF 25.79
BABY's POCF is ranked lower than
61% of the 273 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 19.47 vs. BABY: 25.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
BABY' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.17  Med: 29.53 Max: 104.25
Current: 25.79
10.17
104.25
EV-to-EBIT 18.66
BABY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
64% of the 266 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 23.19 vs. BABY: 18.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
BABY' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29.6  Med: 23.60 Max: 1957.2
Current: 18.66
-29.6
1957.2
EV-to-EBITDA 14.83
BABY's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
60% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 16.58 vs. BABY: 14.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
BABY' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -82.2  Med: 17.80 Max: 5653.1
Current: 14.83
-82.2
5653.1
Shiller P/E 75.20
BABY's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
83% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 31.42 vs. BABY: 75.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
BABY' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 53.07  Med: 87.91 Max: 127.78
Current: 75.2
53.07
127.78
Current Ratio 3.36
BABY's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
60% of the 316 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.66 vs. BABY: 3.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
BABY' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 3.26 Max: 16.01
Current: 3.36
1.3
16.01
Quick Ratio 2.74
BABY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 316 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. BABY: 2.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
BABY' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 2.55 Max: 15.09
Current: 2.74
0.91
15.09
Days Inventory 108.75
BABY's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
63% of the 281 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 142.23 vs. BABY: 108.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
BABY' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 82.54  Med: 114.83 Max: 132.84
Current: 108.75
82.54
132.84
Days Sales Outstanding 96.22
BABY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
69% of the 266 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 72.25 vs. BABY: 96.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
BABY' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 71.74  Med: 85.63 Max: 112.34
Current: 96.22
71.74
112.34
Days Payable 58.22
BABY's Days Payable is ranked lower than
52% of the 256 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 59.85 vs. BABY: 58.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
BABY' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 41.21  Med: 76.97 Max: 92.2
Current: 58.22
41.21
92.2

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 6.75
BABY's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
54% of the 296 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 6.13 vs. BABY: 6.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
BABY' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.09  Med: 6.10 Max: 2050
Current: 6.75
1.09
2050
Price/Tangible Book 5.68
BABY's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
61% of the 377 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 4.13 vs. BABY: 5.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
BABY' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.02  Med: 4.68 Max: 64.5
Current: 5.68
1.02
64.5
Price/Projected FCF 1.98
BABY's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
55% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. BABY: 1.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
BABY' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.79  Med: 1.56 Max: 5.68
Current: 1.98
0.79
5.68
Price/Median PS Value 1.19
BABY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
68% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. BABY: 1.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
BABY' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.94 Max: 2.86
Current: 1.19
0.12
2.86
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 7.28
BABY's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
87% of the 71 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.41 vs. BABY: 7.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
BABY' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.58  Med: 1.50 Max: 2.96
Current: 7.28
0.58
2.96
Price/Graham Number 3.11
BABY's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
58% of the 265 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.68 vs. BABY: 3.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
BABY' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.19  Med: 3.07 Max: 34.17
Current: 3.11
1.19
34.17
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 5.29
BABY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 307 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 0.70 vs. BABY: 5.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
BABY' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 4.00 Max: 19.5
Current: 5.29
0.1
19.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 13.60
BABY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 108 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 5.28 vs. BABY: 13.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
BABY' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.5  Med: 2.60 Max: 75
Current: 13.6
-1.5
75

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $376
EPS $ 1.21
Beta1.01
Short Percentage of Float4.35%
52-Week Range $29.34 - 51.05
Shares Outstanding(Mil)33.02

Analyst Estimate

Dec16
Revenue(Mil)
EPS($) 1.84
EPS without NRI($) 1.84

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Business Description

Industry: Medical Devices » Medical Devices
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Traded in other countries:NM4.Germany,
Natus Medical Inc was incorporated in California in May 1987 and reincorporated in Delaware in August 2000. The Company is a provider of newborn care and neurology healthcare products used for the screening, detection, treatment, monitoring and tracking of common medical ailments in newborn care, hearing impairment, neurological dysfunction, epilepsy, sleep disorders, and balance and mobility disorders. The Company offers two product families: Neurology and Newborn Care. Neurology includes products for diagnostic electroencephalography (EEG), electromyography (EMG), diagnostic sleep analysis or polysomnography (PSG), intra-operative monitoring (IOM), and transcranial doppler ultrasound technology. Newborn Care includes products for newborn care including hearing screening, brain injury, thermoregulation, jaundice management, and various disposable products, as well as products for diagnostic hearing assessment for children through adult populations, and products to diagnose and assist in treating balance and mobility disorders. The Company is subject to inspection and market surveillance by the FDA to determine compliance with regulatory requirements.
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Diamond Hill Small Cap Fund Q4 2014 Commentary Mar 17 2015 
Diamond Hill Small Cap Fund Third Quarter Letter Oct 25 2014 
Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Natus Medical Inc Oct 17 2014 
Diamond Hill Small Cap Fund Third Quarter 2014 Commentary Oct 17 2014 
Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Natus Medical Inc Jun 26 2014 
Diamond Hill Small Cap Fund Commentary – First Quarter 2014 Jun 25 2014 
Weekly CEO Sells Highlight: OCZ Technology Group Inc, Workday Inc, Gilead Sciences Inc, Natus Medica Dec 09 2013 
Natus Medical Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 05 2010 
David Nierenberg’s Top Holdings: MOVE, ESIO, BABY, RSYS, HPY, SPN Aug 27 2010 
Natus Medical Inc. (BABY) VP Finance and CFO Steven J Murphy sells 1,814 Shares Aug 19 2010 

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