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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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Cash to Debt No Debt
BITA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
69% of the 360 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. BITA: No Debt )
BITA' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 40.16   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Interest Coverage 40.72
BITA's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
52% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4542.90 vs. BITA: 40.72 )
BITA' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 3.03   Max: 68.1
Current: 40.72

3.03
68.1
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 10.60
M-Score: -2.08
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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Operating margin (%) 14.53
BITA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 348 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 6.35 vs. BITA: 14.53 )
BITA' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 10.72   Max: 21.08
Current: 14.53

10.72
21.08
Net-margin (%) 12.79
BITA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 350 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.83 vs. BITA: 12.79 )
BITA' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -277.95   Max: 15.24
Current: 12.79

-277.95
15.24
ROE (%) 13.68
BITA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 343 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 6.68 vs. BITA: 13.68 )
BITA' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -154.64   Max: 13.68
Current: 13.68

-154.64
13.68
ROA (%) 9.49
BITA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 351 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.96 vs. BITA: 9.49 )
BITA' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -108.3   Max: 9.94
Current: 9.49

-108.3
9.94
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 56.52
BITA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 347 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 50.03 vs. BITA: 56.52 )
BITA' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 38.4   Max: 229.89
Current: 56.52

38.4
229.89
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

BITA Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Jim Simons 103,500 sh (+7.81%)
Chuck Royce 50,000 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff 1,542,000 sh (-11.18%)
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Q2 2013

BITA Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Chuck Royce 50,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 102,400 sh (-1.06%)
Ruane Cunniff 1,350,000 sh (-12.45%)
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Q3 2013

BITA Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Steven Cohen 10,128 sh (New)
Jim Simons 122,000 sh (+19.14%)
Chuck Royce 50,000 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff 100,000 sh (-92.59%)
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Q4 2013

BITA Guru Trades in Q4 2013

George Soros 1,015,100 sh (New)
Chase Coleman 872,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 125,711 sh (+1141.22%)
Chuck Royce 50,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Ruane Cunniff Sold Out
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with BITA

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
George Soros 2013-12-31 New Buy0.28%$19.12 - $34.56 $ 34.3828%1015100
Ruane Cunniff 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$19.12 - $34.56 $ 34.3828%0
Ruane Cunniff 2013-09-30 Reduce -92.59%0.09%$11.5 - $16.84 $ 34.38147%100000
Ruane Cunniff 2012-12-31 New Buy0.1%$4.75 - $7.37 $ 34.38471%1736000
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 38.60
BITA's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
55% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 30.30 vs. BITA: 38.60 )
BITA' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 10.5   Max: 45
Current: 38.6

10.5
45
P/B 7.80
BITA's P/B is ranked lower than
67% of the 331 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. BITA: 7.80 )
BITA' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.05   Max: 9.63
Current: 7.8

1.05
9.63
P/S 6.90
BITA's P/S is ranked lower than
68% of the 362 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.68 vs. BITA: 6.90 )
BITA' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0   Max: 7.26
Current: 6.9

0
7.26
EV-to-EBIT 62.50
BITA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
70% of the 278 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 22.29 vs. BITA: 62.50 )
BITA' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 1.6   Max: 48.4
Current: 62.5

1.6
48.4

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 687.60
BITA's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
95% of the 150 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 14.50 vs. BITA: 687.60 )
BITA' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 35.36   Max: 365.67
Current: 687.6

35.36
365.67
Price/Net Current Asset Value 14.60
BITA's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
55% of the 187 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 11.50 vs. BITA: 14.60 )
BITA' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 2.45   Max: 8.26
Current: 14.6

2.45
8.26
Price/Tangible Book 7.70
BITA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
59% of the 295 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 vs. BITA: 7.70 )
BITA' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.22   Max: 3.88
Current: 7.7

1.22
3.88
Price/Median PS Value 3.20
BITA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
80% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. BITA: 3.20 )
BITA' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.74   Max: 1.31
Current: 3.2

0.74
1.31
Price/Graham Number 4.00
BITA's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
53% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. BITA: 4.00 )
BITA' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.84   Max: 1.89
Current: 4

0.84
1.89
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 1.60
BITA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
57% of the 280 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. BITA: 1.60 )
BITA' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.5   Max: 61.5
Current: 1.6

1.5
61.5

Business Description

Industry: Online Media » Internet Content & Information
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Traded in other countries:BT6.Germany
Bitauto Holdings Limited is a limited liability company incorporated in the Cayman Islands. The Company is a provider of Internet content and marketing services for China's automotive industry. It provide consumers with up-to-date new and used automobile pricing information, specifications, reviews and consumer feedback. It manages its businesses in three segments, namely, its bitauto.com business, its ucar.cn business and its digital marketing solutions business. The Company's bitauto.com business provides subscription services to new automobile dealers that enable them to list pricing and promotional information on its bitauto.com website and its partner websites and to interact with consumers through its virtual call center. It also provides advertising services to dealers and automakers on its bitauto.com website. The Company's ucar.cn business provides listing services to used automobile dealers that enable them to display used automobile inventory information on its ucar.cn website and its partner websites. It also provides advertising services to used automobile dealers and automakers with certified pre-owned automobile programs on its ucar.cn website. The Company's digital marketing solutions business provides automakers with one-stop digital marketing solutions, including website creation and maintenance, online public relations, online marketing campaigns and advertising agent services. It faces competition from Dentsu, WPP, AllYes Online Media, Hylink Advertising and Beijing Catch Stone Advertising. With respect to its new automobile advertising services, it also faces competition from China's automotive vertical websites, such as pcauto.com.cn and autohome.com.cn, as well as the automotive channels of major portals and traditional forms of media. Internet information services in China are primarily regulated by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

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