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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 : 4/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 1.53
CBEY's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
51% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 10.14 vs. CBEY: 1.53 )
CBEY' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.52   Max: No Debt
Current: 1.53

Equity to Asset 0.67
CBEY's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
73% of the 618 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. CBEY: 0.67 )
CBEY' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.74   Max: 0.69
Current: 0.67

-0.74
0.69
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 2.35
M-Score: -3.92
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 : 4/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -1.95
CBEY's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.31 vs. CBEY: -1.95 )
CBEY' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -2547.19   Max: 4.04
Current: -1.95

-2547.19
4.04
Net-margin (%) -2.34
CBEY's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.07 vs. CBEY: -2.34 )
CBEY' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -2667.69   Max: 7.68
Current: -2.34

-2667.69
7.68
ROE (%) -6.50
CBEY's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 613 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.69 vs. CBEY: -6.50 )
CBEY' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -163.08   Max: 16.89
Current: -6.5

-163.08
16.89
ROA (%) -4.35
CBEY's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 627 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.19 vs. CBEY: -4.35 )
CBEY' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -53.9   Max: 10.84
Current: -4.35

-53.9
10.84
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -5.89
CBEY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 11.39 vs. CBEY: -5.89 )
CBEY' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -14.1   Max: 11.5
Current: -5.89

-14.1
11.5
Revenue Growth (%) -0.10
CBEY's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 508 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. CBEY: -0.10 )
CBEY' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -78   Max: 308.9
Current: -0.1

-78
308.9
EBITDA Growth (%) 3.30
CBEY's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 355 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. CBEY: 3.30 )
CBEY' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -76.9   Max: 17.3
Current: 3.3

-76.9
17.3
EPS Growth (%) 81.70
CBEY's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 333 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. CBEY: 81.70 )
CBEY' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -86   Max: 81.7
Current: 81.7

-86
81.7
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Ratios

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industry
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P/B 1.20
CBEY's P/B is ranked higher than
74% of the 600 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. CBEY: 1.20 )
CBEY' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1   Max: 11.11
Current: 1.2

1
11.11
P/S 0.50
CBEY's P/S is ranked higher than
85% of the 638 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. CBEY: 0.50 )
CBEY' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 4.98
Current: 0.5

0.01
4.98
PFCF 33.50
CBEY's PFCF is ranked lower than
52% of the 332 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 21.59 vs. CBEY: 33.50 )
CBEY' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 823.5
Current: 33.5

0.53
823.5
EV-to-EBIT 250.00
CBEY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
79% of the 485 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 19.94 vs. CBEY: 250.00 )
CBEY' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 22.2   Max: 4676.3
Current: 250

22.2
4676.3

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 1.50
CBEY's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
73% of the 556 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. CBEY: 1.50 )
CBEY' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.46   Max: 9.19
Current: 1.5

1.46
9.19
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.10
CBEY's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
79% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. CBEY: 1.10 )
CBEY' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.06   Max: 6.56
Current: 1.1

1.06
6.56
Price/Median PS Value 0.50
CBEY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 601 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. CBEY: 0.50 )
CBEY' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 4.75
Current: 0.5

0.02
4.75
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.40
CBEY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
74% of the 532 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. CBEY: 0.40 )
CBEY' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 4.5
Current: 0.4

0.3
4.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 13.23
CBEY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
89% of the 419 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. CBEY: 13.23 )
CBEY' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 12.8   Max: 34.5
Current: 13.23

12.8
34.5

Business Description

Industry: Communication Equipment » Communication Equipment
Compare:PTFRY, QCOM, CSCO, ERIC, NOK » details
Traded in other countries:C5B.Germany
Cbeyond Inc is a Delaware corporation was incorporated in March 2000. It was incorporated as Egility Communications, Inc. and changed its name in April 2000 to Cbeyond Communications, Inc. In July 2006, the Company changed its name from Cbeyond Communications, Inc. to Cbeyond, Inc. The Company provides managed information technology and communications services to businesses in the United States. Its services include cloud applications such as Microsoft Exchange, data center infrastructure as a service, cloud private branch exchange phone systems, Microsoft SQL Server, Metro Ethernet, Broadband Internet Access, Multi-Protocol Label Switching, Virtual Private Networking, mobile voice and data, information security, local and long distance voice services, administration management and professional services to migrate and manage customer environments. All of such services, other than cloud-based services purchased outside of an integrated package, are delivered over its secure all-Internet Protocol network via high capacity connections. The Company offers local and long distance voice communications services with broadband Internet access to a comprehensive offering of discreet IT, network, communications, mobile services, security and professional services. It markets its service offerings under four product families: TotalNetwork, TotalVoice, TotalCloud, and TotalAssist. TotalNetwork includes Metro Ethernet broadband Internet access, T1 Internet access, Multi-Protocol Label Switching (or 'MPLS') and Virtual Private Networking (or 'VPN') services, Internet network border security services, firewalls, and remote secure VPN services. TotalVoice consists of its local, long distance, and mobile phone services. TotalCloud includes its flagship cloud offerings TotalCloud Data Center and TotalCloud Phone System, hosted Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft ASP.Net Web hosting, and other managed hosting products such as Microsoft SQL, on-line back up, and fax-to-email. TotalAssist contains professional services, including both one-time engagements and recurring monthly services. The Company supplements its direct sales force with partners who leverage preexisting business relationships and act as sales agents. These agents include value-added resellers, local area network consultants and other IT and communications consultants. Private Label Resellers use their brand and resources to market, sell, invoice, and provide support for their customers. Its customer segments are professional services, which include physicians, legal offices, insurance services, consulting firms, accounting firms and real estate services. The Company's voice service offerings primarily compete with the ILECs: CenturyLink in Denver, Minneapolis, and Seattle; AT&T in Atlanta, Dallas, Detroit, Houston, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Diego, Miami, and the San Francisco Bay Area; Verizon in Dallas, Los Angeles, the Greater Washington D.C. Area, and Boston; and Frontier in Seattle. I

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