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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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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.11
CMCSA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
62% of the 800 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. CMCSA: 0.11 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 0.92
Current: 0.11

0.03
0.92
Equity to Asset 0.32
CMCSA's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
69% of the 792 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. CMCSA: 0.32 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.11   Max: 0.4
Current: 0.32

-0.11
0.4
Interest Coverage 5.27
CMCSA's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
72% of the 563 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 7.26 vs. CMCSA: 5.27 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 5.27
Current: 5.27

0.63
5.27
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 1.41
M-Score: -2.63
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 : 9/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 20.98
CMCSA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 788 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 12.85 vs. CMCSA: 20.98 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -7.72   Max: 21.03
Current: 20.98

-7.72
21.03
Net-margin (%) 10.54
CMCSA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 788 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 6.98 vs. CMCSA: 10.54 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -6.33   Max: 24.6
Current: 10.54

-6.33
24.6
ROE (%) 13.45
CMCSA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 762 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 12.18 vs. CMCSA: 13.45 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -14.5   Max: 25.48
Current: 13.45

-14.5
25.48
ROA (%) 4.29
CMCSA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 792 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 4.69 vs. CMCSA: 4.29 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -2.11   Max: 6.61
Current: 4.29

-2.11
6.61
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 45.45
CMCSA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 784 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 22.49 vs. CMCSA: 45.45 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -10.65   Max: 45.45
Current: 45.45

-10.65
45.45
Revenue Growth (%) 21.70
CMCSA's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. CMCSA: 21.70 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -16.3   Max: 40.1
Current: 21.7

-16.3
40.1
EBITDA Growth (%) 15.30
CMCSA's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 606 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. CMCSA: 15.30 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -33.4   Max: 45.9
Current: 15.3

-33.4
45.9
EPS Growth (%) 25.70
CMCSA's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 545 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.20 vs. CMCSA: 25.70 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -20.3   Max: 71.7
Current: 25.7

-20.3
71.7
» CMCSA's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

CMCSA Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Bill Frels 4,827 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,951,499 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 2,334,320 sh (+62.14%)
Andreas Halvorsen 21,951,155 sh (+46.48%)
Meryl Witmer 637,530 sh (+7.97%)
Mario Gabelli 230,461 sh (+2.29%)
John Hussman 100,000 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates 450,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 500,000 sh (unchged)
Brian Rogers 3,258,700 sh (unchged)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 20,000 sh (unchged)
John Griffin 4,550,000 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Ken Fisher 11,800,988 sh (-0.31%)
John Buckingham 173,904 sh (-0.73%)
Tom Russo 53,933 sh (-1.98%)
Dodge & Cox 62,251,273 sh (-3.1%)
Joel Greenblatt 38,621 sh (-3.74%)
Pioneer Investments 2,936,350 sh (-3.88%)
Paul Tudor Jones 26,100 sh (-4.04%)
Diamond Hill Capital 2,557,194 sh (-6.21%)
David Tepper 1,465,032 sh (-10.67%)
Chase Coleman 1,935,000 sh (-12.84%)
Jeff Auxier 69,093 sh (-13.73%)
Irving Kahn 25,284 sh (-23.47%)
Jeremy Grantham 42,100 sh (-60.2%)
George Soros 75,000 sh (-88.29%)
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Q3 2013

CMCSA Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Robert Olstein 121,000 sh (New)
Murray Stahl 7,624 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 200,000 sh (New)
John Burbank 377,510 sh (New)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 5,169,283 sh (+25746.4%)
George Soros 436,600 sh (+482.13%)
Chase Coleman 3,000,000 sh (+55.04%)
Steven Cohen 3,531,182 sh (+51.27%)
Diamond Hill Capital 3,666,947 sh (+43.4%)
Joel Greenblatt 53,724 sh (+39.11%)
Jeremy Grantham 45,200 sh (+7.36%)
Ken Fisher 11,864,366 sh (+0.54%)
Jeff Auxier 69,093 sh (unchged)
Brian Rogers 3,258,700 sh (unchged)
John Hussman Sold Out
David Tepper Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Dodge & Cox 61,619,893 sh (-1.01%)
Irving Kahn 24,924 sh (-1.42%)
Tom Russo 52,773 sh (-2.15%)
John Buckingham 168,536 sh (-3.09%)
Bill Frels 4,672 sh (-3.21%)
Mario Gabelli 221,880 sh (-3.72%)
Paul Tudor Jones 21,700 sh (-16.86%)
Pioneer Investments 2,257,861 sh (-23.11%)
Andreas Halvorsen 14,652,171 sh (-33.25%)
John Griffin 2,275,000 sh (-50%)
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Q4 2013

CMCSA Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Glenn Greenberg 15,547 sh (New)
David Tepper 391,000 sh (New)
Larry Robbins 2,201,303 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 10,273 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 973,400 sh (+386.7%)
Murray Stahl 10,368 sh (+35.99%)
Chase Coleman 3,647,631 sh (+21.59%)
Robert Olstein 139,000 sh (+14.88%)
Pioneer Investments 2,280,046 sh (+0.98%)
Ken Fisher 11,953,752 sh (+0.75%)
Larry Robbins 500,000 sh (unchged)
Bill Frels 4,672 sh (unchged)
Eric Mindich 2,000,000 sh (unchged)
Andreas Halvorsen Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
John Griffin Sold Out
Tom Russo 52,746 sh (-0.05%)
Jeff Auxier 69,043 sh (-0.07%)
Mario Gabelli 219,786 sh (-0.94%)
Diamond Hill Capital 3,628,411 sh (-1.05%)
John Buckingham 165,276 sh (-1.93%)
Irving Kahn 24,344 sh (-2.33%)
Dodge & Cox 59,912,100 sh (-2.77%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 4,426,949 sh (-14.36%)
Brian Rogers 2,758,700 sh (-15.34%)
Joel Greenblatt 39,618 sh (-26.26%)
John Burbank 274,067 sh (-27.4%)
Paul Tudor Jones 15,200 sh (-29.95%)
George Soros 270,000 sh (-38.16%)
Steven Cohen 2,900 sh (-99.92%)
» More
Q1 2014

CMCSA Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Brian Rogers 2,758,700 sh (unchged)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with CMCSA

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Griffin 2013-12-31 Sold Out 1.2%$44.33 - $51.87 $ 49.12%0
John Burbank 2013-12-31 Reduce -27.4%0.15%$44.33 - $51.87 $ 49.12%274067
George Soros 2013-12-31 Reduce -38.16%0.08%$44.33 - $51.87 $ 49.12%270000
Glenn Greenberg 2013-12-31 New Buy0.03%$44.33 - $51.87 $ 49.12%15547
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Reduce -26.26%0.02%$44.33 - $51.87 $ 49.12%39618
John Griffin 2013-09-30 Reduce -50%1.15%$40.75 - $45.84 $ 49.113%2275000
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-09-30 Add 25746.4%0.68%$40.75 - $45.84 $ 49.113%5169283
John Burbank 2013-09-30 New Buy0.55%$40.75 - $45.84 $ 49.113%377510
John Hussman 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.19%$40.75 - $45.84 $ 49.113%0
George Soros 2013-09-30 Add 482.13%0.18%$40.75 - $45.84 $ 49.113%436600
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Add 39.11%0.02%$40.75 - $45.84 $ 49.113%53724
George Soros 2013-06-30 Reduce -88.29%0.27%$38.91 - $43.729 $ 49.119%75000
John Griffin 2013-03-31 New Buy2.4%$37.36 - $41.98 $ 49.123%4550000
Lee Ainslie 2013-03-31 Sold Out 2.2%$37.36 - $41.98 $ 49.123%0
John Hussman 2013-03-31 Reduce -90.48%0.9%$37.36 - $41.98 $ 49.123%100000
George Soros 2013-03-31 New Buy0.31%$37.36 - $41.98 $ 49.123%640295
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Reduce -41.38%0.06%$37.36 - $41.98 $ 49.123%40122
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 18.90
CMCSA's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
68% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 16.30 vs. CMCSA: 18.90 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 12.15   Max: 75.43
Current: 18.9

12.15
75.43
P/B 2.50
CMCSA's P/B is ranked higher than
66% of the 728 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.26 vs. CMCSA: 2.50 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.82   Max: 3.38
Current: 2.5

0.82
3.38
P/S 2.00
CMCSA's P/S is ranked higher than
51% of the 822 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. CMCSA: 2.00 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.97   Max: 6.25
Current: 2

0.97
6.25
PFCF 19.80
CMCSA's PFCF is ranked higher than
56% of the 519 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 15.86 vs. CMCSA: 19.80 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 7.6   Max: 160.14
Current: 19.8

7.6
160.14
EV-to-EBIT 13.00
CMCSA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
74% of the 711 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 14.25 vs. CMCSA: 13.00 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 9.1   Max: 113.4
Current: 13

9.1
113.4
PEG 1.20
CMCSA's PEG is ranked higher than
80% of the 406 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.58 vs. CMCSA: 1.20 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 6.92
Current: 1.2

0.36
6.92
Shiller P/E 28.70
CMCSA's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
51% of the 482 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 15.99 vs. CMCSA: 28.70 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 15.3   Max: 70.45
Current: 28.7

15.3
70.45

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 1.70
CMCSA's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
78% of the 570 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. CMCSA: 1.70 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 2.21
Current: 1.7

0.28
2.21
Dividend Payout 0.31
CMCSA's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
84% of the 462 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. CMCSA: 0.31 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 0.31
Current: 0.31

0.01
0.31
Dividend growth (3y) 27.30
CMCSA's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
96% of the 386 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. CMCSA: 27.30 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 29.8
Current: 27.3

0
29.8
Yield on cost (5-Year) 5.86
CMCSA's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
69% of the 584 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.83 vs. CMCSA: 5.86 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.97   Max: 7.62
Current: 5.86

0.97
7.62
Share Buyback Rate 1.90
CMCSA's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
92% of the 565 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: -0.20 vs. CMCSA: 1.90 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 15.9   Max: -28.7
Current: 1.9

Valuation & Return

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history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.00
CMCSA's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
77% of the 495 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. CMCSA: 1.00 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 14.2
Current: 1

0.63
14.2
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
CMCSA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
71% of the 736 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. CMCSA: 1.10 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 3.12
Current: 1.1

0.61
3.12
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.20
CMCSA's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
65% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. CMCSA: 1.20 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 3.1
Current: 1.2

0.54
3.1
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.70
CMCSA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
76% of the 716 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. CMCSA: 7.70 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.9   Max: 11
Current: 7.7

0.9
11
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 20.65
CMCSA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
92% of the 623 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 8.96 vs. CMCSA: 20.65 )
CMCSA' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -26.2   Max: 41
Current: 20.65

-26.2
41

Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Pay TV
Compare:TWC, NPSNY, BSYBY, DISH, LBTYA » details
Traded in other countries:CTP2.Germany, CTP1.Germany
Comcast Corp was incorporated under the laws of Pennsylvania in December 2001. The Company is a global media and technology company with two main businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. The Company's present its operations in five reportable business segments: Cable Communications, Cable Networks, Broadcast Television, Filmed Entertainment, and Theme Parks. Cable Communications: Consists of the operations of Comcast Cable, which is the nation's provider of video, high-speed Internet and voice services ('cable services') to residential customers under the XFINITY brand, and it also provide these services to businesses. Cable Networks: Consists mainly of its national cable networks, its regional sports and news networks, its international cable networks, its cable television production studio, and its related digital media properties. Broadcast Television: Consists mainly of the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, its NBC and Telemundo owned local broadcast television stations, its broadcast television production operations, and its related digital media properties. Filmed Entertainment: Consists mainly of the operations of Universal Pictures, which produces, acquires, markets and distributes filmed entertainment worldwide. Theme Parks: Consists mainly of its Universal theme parks in Orlando and Hollywood. Its other business interests mainly include Comcast-Spectacor, which owns the Philadelphia Flyers and the Wells Fargo Center arena in Philadelphia and operates arena management-related businesses. The Company offers its products and services directly to residential and commercial customers through its call centers, door-to-door selling, direct mail advertising, television advertising, Internet advertising, local media advertising, and telemarketing and retail outlets. The Company competes with a number of different sources that provide news, sports, information and entertainment programming to consumers, including: DBS providers, certain phone companies, other providers that build and operate wireline communications systems etc. The Company is subject to regulation by federal, state, local and foreign authorities.

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