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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 : 10/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 12.56
CDI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
60% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.28 vs. CDI: 12.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CDI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.04  Med: 7.66 Max: No Debt
Current: 12.56
Equity to Asset 0.71
CDI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
87% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. CDI: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CDI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.44  Med: 0.70 Max: 0.77
Current: 0.71
0.44
0.77
Interest Coverage No Debt
CDI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
98% of the 100 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 117.62 vs. CDI: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CDI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 11.53  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt
11.53
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 5.41
M-Score: -2.97
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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -0.37
CDI's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.58 vs. CDI: -0.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CDI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -2.05  Med: 2.60 Max: 5.37
Current: -0.37
-2.05
5.37
Net-margin (%) -0.29
CDI's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
89% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.12 vs. CDI: -0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CDI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -2.25  Med: 1.57 Max: 3.28
Current: -0.29
-2.25
3.28
ROE (%) -1.11
CDI's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
91% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.43 vs. CDI: -1.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CDI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -7.03  Med: 6.20 Max: 19.95
Current: -1.11
-7.03
19.95
ROA (%) -0.79
CDI's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
89% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.16 vs. CDI: -0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CDI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -5.25  Med: 4.66 Max: 11.6
Current: -0.79
-5.25
11.6
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -2.28
CDI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 130 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 67.67 vs. CDI: -2.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CDI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -11.94  Med: 15.82 Max: 60.49
Current: -2.28
-11.94
60.49
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 1.20
CDI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 107 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. CDI: 1.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CDI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -15.7  Med: 1.00 Max: 7.3
Current: 1.2
-15.7
7.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -20.60
CDI's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
87% of the 90 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.80 vs. CDI: -20.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CDI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -62.9  Med: -0.80 Max: 58.7
Current: -20.6
-62.9
58.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -40.80
CDI's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
95% of the 79 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.50 vs. CDI: -40.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CDI' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -56.8  Med: 5.80 Max: 60.1
Current: -40.8
-56.8
60.1
» CDI's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

CDI Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons Sold Out
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Arnold Van Den Berg 549,038 sh (-10.07%)
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Q4 2014

CDI Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Chuck Royce 2,200 sh (New)
Jim Simons 27,076 sh (New)
Arnold Van Den Berg 456,573 sh (+12.33%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 406,448 sh (-25.97%)
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Q1 2015

CDI Guru Trades in Q1 2015

James Barrow 92,097 sh (New)
Jim Simons 143,400 sh (+429.62%)
Chuck Royce 6,100 sh (+177.27%)
Arnold Van Den Berg Sold Out
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Q2 2015

CDI Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Chuck Royce 7,100 sh (+16.39%)
James Barrow 97,053 sh (+5.38%)
Jim Simons 146,339 sh (+2.05%)
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Ratios

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Forward P/E 10.92
CDI's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
72% of the 57 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.07 vs. CDI: 10.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 0.72
CDI's P/B is ranked higher than
94% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.39 vs. CDI: 0.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CDI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.47  Med: 1.19 Max: 2.2
Current: 0.72
0.47
2.2
P/S 0.18
CDI's P/S is ranked higher than
85% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. CDI: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CDI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.13  Med: 0.31 Max: 0.61
Current: 0.18
0.13
0.61
PFCF 10.13
CDI's PFCF is ranked higher than
76% of the 84 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.93 vs. CDI: 10.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CDI' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.69  Med: 14.58 Max: 211.36
Current: 10.13
5.69
211.36
POCF 6.90
CDI's POCF is ranked higher than
86% of the 104 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.39 vs. CDI: 6.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CDI' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 4.43  Med: 11.44 Max: 353
Current: 6.9
4.43
353
Shiller P/E 62.52
CDI's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
94% of the 82 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 25.82 vs. CDI: 62.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
CDI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 7.29  Med: 32.13 Max: 132.86
Current: 62.52
7.29
132.86
Current Ratio 2.89
CDI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. CDI: 2.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CDI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 2.1  Med: 2.67 Max: 3.77
Current: 2.89
2.1
3.77
Quick Ratio 2.89
CDI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.68 vs. CDI: 2.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CDI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 2.1  Med: 2.67 Max: 3.77
Current: 2.89
2.1
3.77
Days Sales Outstanding 74.29
CDI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
77% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 56.14 vs. CDI: 74.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CDI' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 59.16  Med: 72.09 Max: 87.87
Current: 74.29
59.16
87.87

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 5.53
CDI's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
87% of the 144 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.48 vs. CDI: 5.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
CDI' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.31  Med: 3.07 Max: 7.28
Current: 5.53
1.31
7.28
Dividend Payout 6.80
CDI's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
100% of the 98 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.43 vs. CDI: 6.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
CDI' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.21  Med: 0.51 Max: 6.5
Current: 6.8
0.21
6.5
Yield on cost (5-Year) 5.05
CDI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
74% of the 144 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.68 vs. CDI: 5.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
CDI' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.2  Med: 2.80 Max: 6.65
Current: 5.05
1.2
6.65
Share Buyback Rate -0.70
CDI's Share Buyback Rate is ranked lower than
57% of the 92 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: -0.40 vs. CDI: -0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
CDI' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 2.2  Med: -0.60 Max: -1.4
Current: -0.7

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 1.11
CDI's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
96% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. CDI: 1.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
CDI' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.02  Med: 2.51 Max: 6.72
Current: 1.11
1.02
6.72
Price/Tangible Book 0.90
CDI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
90% of the 102 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. CDI: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CDI' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.8  Med: 1.93 Max: 4.62
Current: 0.9
0.8
4.62
Price/Projected FCF 0.58
CDI's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
88% of the 92 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. CDI: 0.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CDI' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.45  Med: 0.85 Max: 2.09
Current: 0.58
0.45
2.09
Price/Median PS Value 0.56
CDI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
90% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. CDI: 0.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CDI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.47  Med: 1.07 Max: 2.12
Current: 0.56
0.47
2.12
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -2.70
CDI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
91% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. CDI: -2.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CDI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -2.7  Med: 7.00 Max: 42.9
Current: -2.7
-2.7
42.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 7.15
CDI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.79 vs. CDI: 7.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CDI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: 1  Med: 6.10 Max: 30.7
Current: 7.15
1
30.7

Business Description

Industry: Employment Services » Staffing & Outsourcing Services
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Traded in other countries:CDD.Germany,
CDI Corp was incorporated in Pennsylvania on September 16, 1950. The Company provides engineering and information technology solutions and staffing services to clients in the Oil, Gas and Chemical (OGC), Aerospace and Industrial Equipment (AIE), and Hi-Tech industry verticals as well as in "Other" industry verticals that primarily include the infrastructure, U.S. defense, transportation and financial services industries. The Company's reporting segments are Global Engineering and Technology Solutions (GETS), Professional Services Staffing (PSS) and Management Recruiters International (MRI). GETS provides engineering and information technology solutions for its clients that involve the production of deliverable work products or services performed at a CDI facility or at a client's facility under the supervision of CDI personnel. PSS provides skilled technical and professional personnel to its clients for discrete periods of time to augment the client's workforce in times of project, seasonal, peak period or business cycle needs. MRI is a global franchisor that provides the use of its trademarks, business systems and training and support services to its franchisees who engage in the search and recruitment of executive, technical, professional and managerial personnel for employment by their clients. The Company competes in global, national, and regional markets with numerous engineering and information technology outsourcing companies and with temporary staffing and permanent placement firms. All segments of the Company's operations face competition in attracting both clients and high-quality specialized employment candidates.
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