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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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Cash to Debt 3.43
BV's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
64% of the 1738 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.49 vs. BV: 3.43 )
BV' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 2.69   Max: No Debt
Current: 3.43

Equity to Asset 0.63
BV's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
70% of the 1710 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. BV: 0.63 )
BV' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.79   Max: 0.79
Current: 0.63

-0.79
0.79
Interest Coverage No Debt
BV's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
73% of the 1136 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 704.34 vs. BV: No Debt )
BV' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9999.99   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 2.06
M-Score: -2.51
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 (%) -26.37
BV's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1732 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.56 vs. BV: -26.37 )
BV' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -32.59   Max: -20.25
Current: -26.37

-32.59
-20.25
Net-margin (%) -33.83
BV's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 1732 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. BV: -33.83 )
BV' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -43.42   Max: -20.63
Current: -33.83

-43.42
-20.63
ROE (%) -26.48
BV's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1695 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.72 vs. BV: -26.48 )
BV' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -75.62   Max: -28.21
Current: -26.48

-75.62
-28.21
ROA (%) -17.77
BV's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1746 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.73 vs. BV: -17.77 )
BV' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -56.88   Max: -18.88
Current: -17.77

-56.88
-18.88
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -259.86
BV's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 1740 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 29.64 vs. BV: -259.86 )
BV' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -574.04   Max: -288.76
Current: -259.86

-574.04
-288.76
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

BV Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Columbia Wanger 1,700,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q4 2013

BV Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Columbia Wanger Sold Out
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Q1 2014

BV Guru Trades in Q1 2014

RS Investment Management 384,500 sh (New)
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Q2 2014

BV Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 68,500 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 533,900 sh (+38.86%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with BV

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Ron Baron 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.03%$6.54 - $9.83 $ 7.09-5%0
Ron Baron 2012-12-31 Reduce -71.73%0.1%$8.8 - $15.86 $ 7.09-38%427728
Ron Baron 2012-09-30 Add 76.74%0.06%$13.73 - $18.64 $ 7.09-55%1513041
Ron Baron 2012-06-30 Add 219.8%0.07%$14.79 - $20.3 $ 7.09-60%856104
George Soros 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.0044%$14.79 - $20.3 $ 7.09-60%0
Ron Baron 2012-03-31 New Buy0.03%$15.37 - $19.99 $ 7.09-55%267700
George Soros 2012-03-31 New Buy$15.37 - $19.99 $ 7.09-55%15000
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Ratios

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P/B 2.77
BV's P/B is ranked higher than
65% of the 1860 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. BV: 2.77 )
BV' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.86   Max: 12.51
Current: 2.77

1.86
12.51
P/S 3.19
BV's P/S is ranked higher than
60% of the 1860 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.17 vs. BV: 3.19 )
BV' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.78   Max: 5.44
Current: 3.19

2.78
5.44
EV-to-EBIT -10.91
BV's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
54% of the 1860 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 30.16 vs. BV: -10.91 )
BV' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 238.9   Max: 719.3
Current: -10.91

238.9
719.3
Current Ratio 1.26
BV's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 1735 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. BV: 1.26 )
BV' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.68   Max: 2.59
Current: 1.26

0.68
2.59
Quick Ratio 1.26
BV's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
54% of the 1735 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.78 vs. BV: 1.26 )
BV' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.68   Max: 2.59
Current: 1.26

0.68
2.59

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 236.34
BV's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
73% of the 1860 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. BV: 236.34 )
BV' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 11   Max: 254.67
Current: 236.34

11
254.67
Price/Tangible Book 11.81
BV's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
57% of the 1860 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.81 vs. BV: 11.81 )
BV' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 5.45   Max: 20.39
Current: 11.81

5.45
20.39
Price/Median PS Value 0.89
BV's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
82% of the 1860 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. BV: 0.89 )
BV' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.87   Max: 1.4
Current: 0.89

0.87
1.4

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application
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Traded in other countries:1BA.Germany
Bazaarvoice Inc was originally incorporated in the State of Delaware in May 2005. It is a provider of social commerce solutions that help its clients capture, display and analyze online word of mouth, including consumer-generated ratings and reviews, questions and answers, stories, recommendations, photographs, videos and other content about its clients' brands, products or services. Bazaarvoice, which literally means "voice of the marketplace," was founded on the premise that online word of mouth is critical to consumers and businesses because of its influence on purchasing decisions, both online and offline. It enables its clients to place consumers at the center of their business strategies by helping consumers generate and share sentiment, preferences and other content about brands, products or services. Through its technology platform, its clients leverage online word of mouth to increase sales, acquire new customers, improve marketing effectiveness, enhance consumer engagement across channels, increase success of new product launches, improve existing products and services, effectively scale customer support and decrease product returns. The Company delivers its solutions entirely through a Software-as-a-Service, or SaaS, architecture that can be configured to meet each client's specific needs. It sells its solutions through a direct sales team with its primary sales operations in Austin, Texas and London, United Kingdom. It also has direct sales teams in Australia, France, Germany, and Sweden. Through its platform, it offers syndication capabilities, enabling brands to distribute ratings and reviews and other online word of mouth among retail and other brand websites within its network, as well as websites outside of its network. The Company's platform's analytics capabilities, which are enhanced by its efforts to structure data, including the structured mapping of products and the attachment of meta-data tags in connection with its content moderation process, allow brands to derive powerful and timely insights about consumer sentiment. The Company owns the following trademarks - Bazaarvoice, Ask & Answer, BrandAnswers, BrandVoice and SocialAlerts.
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