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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
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history
Cash to Debt 0.11
CMCSK's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
67% of the 904 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.33 vs. CMCSK: 0.11 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 0.92
Current: 0.11

0.02
0.92
Equity to Asset 0.34
CMCSK's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
74% of the 872 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.38 vs. CMCSK: 0.34 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.1   Max: 0.43
Current: 0.34

-0.1
0.43
Interest Coverage 5.27
CMCSK's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
75% of the 603 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 5.91 vs. CMCSK: 5.27 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 5.27
Current: 5.27

0.63
5.27
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 1.70
M-Score: -2.55
WACC vs ROIC
6.93%
11.00%
WACC
ROIC
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 (%) 21.72
CMCSK's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 911 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 12.56 vs. CMCSK: 21.72 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -7.72   Max: 21.03
Current: 21.72

-7.72
21.03
Net-margin (%) 12.31
CMCSK's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 911 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 6.41 vs. CMCSK: 12.31 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -5.34   Max: 24.6
Current: 12.31

-5.34
24.6
ROE (%) 16.28
CMCSK's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 881 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 12.35 vs. CMCSK: 16.28 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -21.72   Max: 35.6
Current: 16.28

-21.72
35.6
ROA (%) 5.30
CMCSK's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 919 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 4.57 vs. CMCSK: 5.30 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -2.04   Max: 7.47
Current: 5.3

-2.04
7.47
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 49.69
CMCSK's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 917 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 21.62 vs. CMCSK: 49.69 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -11.92   Max: 47.53
Current: 49.69

-11.92
47.53
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 21.70
CMCSK's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 786 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. CMCSK: 21.70 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -16.3   Max: 40.1
Current: 21.7

-16.3
40.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 15.30
CMCSK's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 704 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. CMCSK: 15.30 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -33.4   Max: 45.9
Current: 15.3

-33.4
45.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 25.70
CMCSK's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 683 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. CMCSK: 25.70 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -20.3   Max: 71.7
Current: 25.7

-20.3
71.7
» CMCSK's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

CMCSK Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 267,637 sh (New)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,885,094 sh (+5.96%)
Ken Fisher 18,645 sh (+5.22%)
Tom Russo 4,769,644 sh (+0.35%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 20,218,695 sh (+0.2%)
Yacktman Fund 4,700,000 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff 7,474 sh (unchged)
Yacktman Focused Fund 2,300,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Glenn Greenberg Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Tweedy Browne 1,374,463 sh (-0.19%)
Donald Yacktman 8,499,868 sh (-0.28%)
Dodge & Cox 76,261 sh (-0.91%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 429,461 sh (-0.98%)
Scott Black 262,080 sh (-3.16%)
Mario Gabelli 1,152,019 sh (-5.31%)
Charles Brandes 169,564 sh (-23.05%)
RS Investment Management 142,200 sh (-30.19%)
Eric Mindich 1,820,000 sh (-44.62%)
Leon Cooperman 502,600 sh (-57.88%)
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Q2 2014

CMCSK Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Leon Cooperman 2,181,272 sh (+334%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 5,706,250 sh (+97.78%)
Charles Brandes 197,509 sh (+16.48%)
Ken Fisher 21,505 sh (+15.34%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 22,895,828 sh (+13.24%)
Donald Yacktman 8,538,783 sh (+0.46%)
Ruane Cunniff 7,474 sh (unchged)
Yacktman Fund 4,700,000 sh (unchged)
Yacktman Focused Fund 2,300,000 sh (unchged)
Eric Mindich Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 1,144,574 sh (-0.65%)
Tom Russo 4,729,744 sh (-0.84%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 424,840 sh (-1.08%)
Dodge & Cox 70,761 sh (-7.21%)
Tweedy Browne 1,263,374 sh (-8.08%)
Scott Black 193,872 sh (-26.03%)
RS Investment Management 66,000 sh (-53.59%)
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Q3 2014

CMCSK Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Ken Fisher 23,313 sh (+8.41%)
Charles Brandes 204,761 sh (+3.67%)
Mario Gabelli 1,182,664 sh (+3.33%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 23,127,048 sh (+1.01%)
RS Investment Management 66,000 sh (unchged)
Yacktman Fund 4,700,000 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff 7,474 sh (unchged)
Yacktman Focused Fund Sold Out
Tom Russo 4,715,276 sh (-0.31%)
Scott Black 191,863 sh (-1.04%)
Tweedy Browne 1,250,138 sh (-1.05%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 5,598,337 sh (-1.89%)
Leon Cooperman 2,109,272 sh (-3.3%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 386,595 sh (-9%)
Dodge & Cox 55,761 sh (-21.2%)
Donald Yacktman 6,219,550 sh (-27.16%)
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Q4 2014

CMCSK Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Ken Fisher 25,147 sh (+7.87%)
Yacktman Fund 4,700,000 sh (unchged)
Arnold Van Den Berg Sold Out
» More
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with CMCSK

(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
Arnold Van Den Berg 2014-12-31 Sold Out 2%$49.52 - $58.54 $ 53.57-2%0
Yacktman Focused Fund 2014-09-30 Sold Out 1.2%$52.6 - $56.91 $ 53.57-2%0
Donald Yacktman 2014-09-30 Reduce -27.16%0.52%$52.6 - $56.91 $ 53.57-2%6219550
Arnold Van Den Berg 2014-09-30 Reduce -9%0.18%$52.6 - $56.91 $ 53.57-2%386595
Dodge & Cox 2014-09-30 Reduce -21.2%$52.6 - $56.91 $ 53.57-2%55761
Leon Cooperman 2014-06-30 Add 334%1.15%$47.36 - $53.72 $ 53.576%2181272
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-06-30 Add 97.78%0.54%$47.36 - $53.72 $ 53.576%5706250
Scott Black 2014-06-30 Reduce -26.03%0.36%$47.36 - $53.72 $ 53.576%193872
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2014-06-30 Add 13.24%0.35%$47.36 - $53.72 $ 53.576%22895828
Tweedy Browne 2014-06-30 Reduce -8.08%0.12%$47.36 - $53.72 $ 53.576%1263374
Glenn Greenberg 2014-03-31 Sold Out 3.7%$48.025 - $52.95 $ 53.576%0
Leon Cooperman 2014-03-31 Reduce -57.88%0.49%$48.025 - $52.95 $ 53.576%502600
Charles Brandes 2014-03-31 Reduce -23.05%0.04%$48.025 - $52.95 $ 53.576%169564
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 16.90
CMCSK's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 24.50 vs. CMCSK: 16.90 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 12.15   Max: 75.43
Current: 16.9

12.15
75.43
Forward P/E 13.89
CMCSK's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
91% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 24.45 vs. CMCSK: 13.89 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 16.90
CMCSK's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 29.20 vs. CMCSK: 16.90 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 12.17   Max: 277.99
Current: 16.9

12.17
277.99
P/B 2.60
CMCSK's P/B is ranked higher than
82% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.23 vs. CMCSK: 2.60 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.82   Max: 3.38
Current: 2.6

0.82
3.38
P/S 2.10
CMCSK's P/S is ranked higher than
77% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. CMCSK: 2.10 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.97   Max: 5.91
Current: 2.1

0.97
5.91
PFCF 21.70
CMCSK's PFCF is ranked higher than
86% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 37.75 vs. CMCSK: 21.70 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 7.6   Max: 92.58
Current: 21.7

7.6
92.58
POCF 9.60
CMCSK's POCF is ranked higher than
82% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 9.19 vs. CMCSK: 9.60 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 3.23   Max: 34.99
Current: 9.6

3.23
34.99
EV-to-EBIT 12.43
CMCSK's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
89% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 18.62 vs. CMCSK: 12.43 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 9.1   Max: 50.6
Current: 12.43

9.1
50.6
PEG 1.08
CMCSK's PEG is ranked higher than
96% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. CMCSK: 1.08 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 7.24
Current: 1.08

0.36
7.24
Shiller P/E 27.20
CMCSK's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
87% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 53.47 vs. CMCSK: 27.20 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 15.3   Max: 70.45
Current: 27.2

15.3
70.45
Current Ratio 0.82
CMCSK's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 892 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. CMCSK: 0.82 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 2.2
Current: 0.82

0.33
2.2
Quick Ratio 0.82
CMCSK's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 892 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. CMCSK: 0.82 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 2.1
Current: 0.82

0.33
2.1
Days Sales Outstanding 33.14
CMCSK's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
89% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 56.59 vs. CMCSK: 33.14 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 17.24   Max: 44.39
Current: 33.14

17.24
44.39

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 1.70
CMCSK's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
76% of the 685 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.27 vs. CMCSK: 1.70 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 2.21
Current: 1.7

0.28
2.21
Dividend Payout 0.27
CMCSK's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
96% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.36 vs. CMCSK: 0.27 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 0.56
Current: 0.27

0.12
0.56
Dividend growth (3y) 27.30
CMCSK's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
95% of the 517 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. CMCSK: 27.30 )
CMCSK' 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
CMCSK's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
72% of the 694 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.77 vs. CMCSK: 5.86 )
CMCSK' 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
CMCSK's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
92% of the 677 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

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

Valuation & Return

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Price/DCF (Projected) 1.00
CMCSK's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.26 vs. CMCSK: 1.00 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 13.44
Current: 1

0.59
13.44
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
CMCSK's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
80% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. CMCSK: 1.10 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.51   Max: 3.11
Current: 1.1

0.51
3.11
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.10
CMCSK's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
96% of the 1028 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. CMCSK: 1.10 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 6.63
Current: 1.1

0.43
6.63
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 8.00
CMCSK's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
88% of the 897 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. CMCSK: 8.00 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2   Max: 10.9
Current: 8

2
10.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 19.94
CMCSK's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
91% of the 615 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 9.66 vs. CMCSK: 19.94 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -26.5   Max: 43.3
Current: 19.94

-26.5
43.3

Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Pay TV
Compare:TWC, NPSNY, BSYBY, DISH, LBTYA » details
Traded in other countries:CTP2.Germany, CTP1.Germany, CMCS34.Brazil, CMCS A.Mexico,
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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