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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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 2.12
NAS:BBRY's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
50% of the 539 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.21 vs. NAS:BBRY: 2.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NAS:BBRY' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.55  Med: 165.71 Max: No Debt
Current: 2.12
Equity to Asset 0.62
NAS:BBRY's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
55% of the 529 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. NAS:BBRY: 0.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NAS:BBRY' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 0.76 Max: 0.99
Current: 0.62
0.48
0.99
Interest Coverage N/A
NAS:BBRY's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
73% of the 396 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 85.40 vs. NAS:BBRY: N/A )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NAS:BBRY' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: N/A  Med: 9999.5 Max: No Debt
Current: N/A
N/A
No Debt
F-Score: 2
Z-Score: 1.15
M-Score: -4.49
WACC vs ROIC
8.61%
-73.95%
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 : 3/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -90.64
NAS:BBRY's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 532 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.87 vs. NAS:BBRY: -90.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NAS:BBRY' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -105.14  Med: 14.89 Max: 28.81
Current: -90.64
-105.14
28.81
Net-margin (%) -92.73
NAS:BBRY's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
94% of the 534 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.33 vs. NAS:BBRY: -92.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NAS:BBRY' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -92.73  Med: 11.38 Max: 21.53
Current: -92.73
-92.73
21.53
ROE (%) -51.05
NAS:BBRY's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 522 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.83 vs. NAS:BBRY: -51.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NAS:BBRY' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -95.76  Med: 20.37 Max: 41.88
Current: -51.05
-95.76
41.88
ROA (%) -28.94
NAS:BBRY's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 541 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. NAS:BBRY: -28.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NAS:BBRY' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -60  Med: 16.19 Max: 30.2
Current: -28.94
-60
30.2
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -455.79
NAS:BBRY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 535 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 9.36 vs. NAS:BBRY: -455.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NAS:BBRY' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -455.79  Med: 67.36 Max: 162.95
Current: -455.79
-455.79
162.95
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -40.10
NAS:BBRY's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
95% of the 467 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. NAS:BBRY: -40.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:BBRY' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 50.4 Max: 95.3
Current: -40.1
0
95.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -14.10
NAS:BBRY's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 351 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. NAS:BBRY: -14.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:BBRY' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 50.25 Max: 153
Current: -14.1
0
153
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -0.70
NAS:BBRY's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. NAS:BBRY: -0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:BBRY' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 46.45 Max: 111.2
Current: -0.7
0
111.2
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» NAS:BBRY's 10-Y Financials

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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

BBRY Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 14,766,100 sh (+11.94%)
Kahn Brothers 3,995,360 sh (+5.10%)
PRIMECAP Management 76,097,907 sh (+1.84%)
Francis Chou 529,040 sh (unchged)
Prem Watsa 46,724,700 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 123,000 sh (-80.83%)
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Q2 2016

BBRY Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 15,962,100 sh (+8.10%)
PRIMECAP Management 76,722,307 sh (+0.82%)
Kahn Brothers 4,015,560 sh (+0.51%)
Prem Watsa 46,724,700 sh (unchged)
Francis Chou 529,040 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 29,600 sh (-75.93%)
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Q3 2016

BBRY Guru Trades in Q3 2016

First Eagle Investment 1,054,431 sh (New)
Jim Simons 18,778,543 sh (+17.64%)
Kahn Brothers 4,343,060 sh (+8.16%)
Prem Watsa 46,724,700 sh (unchged)
Francis Chou 529,040 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 75,358,507 sh (-1.78%)
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Q4 2016

BBRY Guru Trades in Q4 2016

First Eagle Investment 4,137,856 sh (+292.43%)
PRIMECAP Management 76,459,507 sh (+1.46%)
Kahn Brothers 4,355,810 sh (+0.29%)
Prem Watsa 46,724,700 sh (unchged)
Francis Chou 529,040 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 14,669,200 sh (-21.88%)
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Business Description

Industry: Communication Equipment » Communication Equipment    NAICS: 517919    SIC: 4821
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BlackBerry Ltd is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of wireless solutions for the mobile communications market.

BlackBerry Ltd, formerly Research in Motion Ltd was incorporated under the Business Corporations Act (Ontario) on March 7, 1984 and commenced operations at that time. Through the development of integrated hardware, software and services that support multiple wireless network standards, the Company provides platforms and solutions for seamless access to information, including email, voice, instant messaging, short message service, internet and intranet-based applications and browsing. The Company's technology also enables third party developers and manufacturers to enhance their products and services through software development kits, wireless connectivity to data and third-party support programs. The Company's portfolio of products, services and embedded technologies are used by thousands of organizations and millions of consumers and include the BlackBerry wireless solution, the BlackBerry Wireless Handheld product line, software development tools and other software and hardware. The Company sells an integrated BlackBerry wireless communications platform solution, which includes the sale of BlackBerry handheld devices and the provision of data communication, compression and security infrastructure services, which enable BlackBerry handheld wireless devices to send and receive wireless messages and data.

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Ratios

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history
Forward P/E 370.37
BBRY's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
100% of the 73 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 17.09 vs. BBRY: 370.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 1.80
BBRY's P/B is ranked lower than
51% of the 538 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.78 vs. BBRY: 1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
BBRY' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 1.9 Max: 19.95
Current: 1.8
0.35
19.95
P/S 2.67
BBRY's P/S is ranked lower than
70% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. BBRY: 2.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
BBRY' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 2 Max: 14.14
Current: 2.67
0.22
14.14
Shiller P/E 29.48
BBRY's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
53% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 33.27 vs. BBRY: 29.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
BBRY' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.89  Med: 17.49 Max: 372.81
Current: 29.48
2.89
372.81
Current Ratio 2.71
BBRY's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
66% of the 523 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.11 vs. BBRY: 2.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
BBRY' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.23  Med: 2.9 Max: 80.85
Current: 2.71
1.23
80.85
Quick Ratio 2.64
BBRY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
72% of the 523 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. BBRY: 2.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
BBRY' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 2.73 Max: 69.85
Current: 2.64
1.21
69.85
Days Inventory 43.97
BBRY's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
72% of the 503 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 71.20 vs. BBRY: 43.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
BBRY' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.16  Med: 33.77 Max: 51.3
Current: 43.97
21.16
51.3
Days Sales Outstanding 49.27
BBRY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
73% of the 468 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 72.21 vs. BBRY: 49.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
BBRY' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 49.27  Med: 66.07 Max: 77.56
Current: 49.27
49.27
77.56
Days Payable 43.94
BBRY's Days Payable is ranked lower than
66% of the 432 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 59.15 vs. BBRY: 43.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
BBRY' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.92  Med: 30.6 Max: 80.84
Current: 43.94
22.92
80.84

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.20
BBRY's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 333 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: -2.20 vs. BBRY: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
BBRY' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.1  Med: -0.2 Max: 0
Current: 0.2
-7.1
0

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 120.67
BBRY's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
97% of the 143 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 8.42 vs. BBRY: 120.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
BBRY' s Price/Net Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.15  Med: 18.95 Max: 2050.6
Current: 120.67
2.15
2050.6
Price/Net Current Asset Value 7.70
BBRY's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
68% of the 402 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.44 vs. BBRY: 7.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
BBRY' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.06  Med: 8.14 Max: 37
Current: 7.7
1.06
37
Price/Tangible Book 4.09
BBRY's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
68% of the 510 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.37 vs. BBRY: 4.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
BBRY' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 4.71 Max: 31.79
Current: 4.09
0.56
31.79
Price/Projected FCF 3.26
BBRY's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
75% of the 297 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. BBRY: 3.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
BBRY' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 2.99 Max: 83.33
Current: 3.26
0.16
83.33
Price/Median PS Value 1.34
BBRY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
68% of the 493 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. BBRY: 1.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
BBRY' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 2.07 Max: 54.31
Current: 1.34
0.11
54.31
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -43.79
BBRY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
94% of the 556 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. BBRY: -43.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
BBRY' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -43.93  Med: 7.1 Max: 47.3
Current: -43.79
-43.93
47.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -1.18
BBRY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 242 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 7.15 vs. BBRY: -1.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
BBRY' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.7  Med: 21.95 Max: 106.5
Current: -1.18
-7.7
106.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,487
EPS (TTM) $ -2.67
Beta2.12
Short Percentage of Float9.20%
52-Week Range $6.23 - 8.46
Shares Outstanding (Mil)530.00

Analyst Estimate

Feb17 Feb18 Feb19
Revenue (Mil $) 1,347 962 975
EPS ($) -0.06 0.02 0.16
EPS w/o NRI ($) -0.06 0.02 0.16
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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