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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
CMCSK's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
62% of the 802 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. CMCSK: 0.11 )
CMCSK' 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
CMCSK's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
69% of the 794 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

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

-0.11
0.4
Interest Coverage 5.27
CMCSK's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
72% of the 545 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 7.87 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: 6
Z-Score: 1.43
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
CMCSK's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 768 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 12.93 vs. CMCSK: 20.98 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -7.72   Max: 21.03
Current: 20.98

-7.72
21.03
Net-margin (%) 10.54
CMCSK's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 768 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 7.37 vs. CMCSK: 10.54 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -6.33   Max: 24.6
Current: 10.54

-6.33
24.6
ROE (%) 13.45
CMCSK's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 743 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 12.53 vs. CMCSK: 13.45 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -14.5   Max: 25.48
Current: 13.45

-14.5
25.48
ROA (%) 4.29
CMCSK's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 772 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 5.13 vs. CMCSK: 4.29 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -2.11   Max: 6.61
Current: 4.29

-2.11
6.61
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 45.45
CMCSK's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 764 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 22.84 vs. CMCSK: 45.45 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -10.65   Max: 45.45
Current: 45.45

-10.65
45.45
Revenue Growth (%) 21.70
CMCSK's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 684 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. CMCSK: 21.70 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -16.3   Max: 40.1
Current: 21.7

-16.3
40.1
EBITDA Growth (%) 15.30
CMCSK's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 611 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

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

-33.4
45.9
EPS Growth (%) 25.70
CMCSK's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. CMCSK: 25.70 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) 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

Q2 2013

CMCSK Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Steven Cohen 56,560 sh (New)
John Hussman 291,000 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 200,100 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 13,875 sh (+34.23%)
Scott Black 300,849 sh (+11.37%)
Meryl Witmer 14,516,974 sh (+6.5%)
Bill Nygren 3,940,000 sh (+5.35%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 24,398,308 sh (+2.45%)
Tom Russo 4,697,779 sh (+2.2%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,932,319 sh (+1.76%)
Glenn Greenberg 2,759,871 sh (+1.32%)
Mario Gabelli 1,069,610 sh (+0.74%)
Yacktman Focused Fund 2,300,000 sh (unchged)
Eric Mindich 3,367,596 sh (unchged)
Yacktman Fund 4,700,000 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff 7,474 sh (unchged)
Tweedy Browne 1,434,659 sh (-0.26%)
Donald Yacktman 8,610,781 sh (-0.86%)
Charles Brandes 218,700 sh (-3.49%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 450,608 sh (-9.7%)
Dodge & Cox 90,261 sh (-13.43%)
Jim Simons 585,239 sh (-24.94%)
Jeremy Grantham 405,930 sh (-60.01%)
Chase Coleman 350,000 sh (-61.11%)
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Q3 2013

CMCSK Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Leon Cooperman 1,193,300 sh (New)
John Burbank 165,000 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 17,638 sh (+27.12%)
Eric Mindich 4,242,596 sh (+25.98%)
Mario Gabelli 1,171,570 sh (+9.53%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 24,747,905 sh (+1.43%)
Tom Russo 4,747,143 sh (+1.05%)
Yacktman Fund 4,700,000 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff 7,474 sh (unchged)
Yacktman Focused Fund 2,300,000 sh (unchged)
Bill Nygren 3,940,000 sh (unchged)
Chase Coleman Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Charles Brandes 218,016 sh (-0.31%)
Donald Yacktman 8,545,844 sh (-0.75%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,900,219 sh (-1.09%)
RS Investment Management 197,600 sh (-1.25%)
Glenn Greenberg 2,707,515 sh (-1.9%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 440,718 sh (-2.19%)
Scott Black 289,571 sh (-3.75%)
Tweedy Browne 1,378,815 sh (-3.89%)
Dodge & Cox 76,961 sh (-14.74%)
John Hussman 100,000 sh (-65.64%)
Jeremy Grantham 37,550 sh (-90.75%)
» More
Q4 2013

CMCSK Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 259,663 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 295,645 sh (+687.34%)
Mario Gabelli 1,216,620 sh (+3.85%)
RS Investment Management 203,700 sh (+3.09%)
Charles Brandes 220,361 sh (+1.08%)
Ken Fisher 17,720 sh (+0.46%)
Tom Russo 4,753,215 sh (+0.13%)
Yacktman Focused Fund 2,300,000 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff 7,474 sh (unchged)
Yacktman Fund 4,700,000 sh (unchged)
Leon Cooperman 1,193,300 sh (unchged)
Bill Nygren 3,940,000 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 76,961 sh (unchged)
John Burbank Sold Out
John Hussman Sold Out
Tweedy Browne 1,377,141 sh (-0.12%)
Donald Yacktman 8,523,974 sh (-0.26%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 433,695 sh (-1.59%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,722,694 sh (-6.12%)
Scott Black 270,627 sh (-6.54%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 20,178,245 sh (-18.46%)
Eric Mindich 3,286,346 sh (-22.54%)
Glenn Greenberg 1,830,521 sh (-32.39%)
» More
Q1 2014

CMCSK Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Yacktman Fund 4,700,000 sh (unchged)
Yacktman Focused Fund 2,300,000 sh (unchged)
Arnold Van Den Berg 429,461 sh (-0.98%)
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» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with CMCSK

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Glenn Greenberg 2013-12-31 Reduce -32.39%1.72%$43 - $49.73 $ 48.544%1830521
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-12-31 Reduce -18.46%0.57%$43 - $49.73 $ 48.544%20178245
John Hussman 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.24%$43 - $49.73 $ 48.544%0
John Burbank 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.23%$43 - $49.73 $ 48.544%0
Leon Cooperman 2013-09-30 New Buy0.78%$38.86 - $43.88 $ 48.5416%1193300
John Hussman 2013-09-30 Reduce -65.64%0.35%$38.86 - $43.88 $ 48.5416%100000
John Burbank 2013-09-30 New Buy0.23%$38.86 - $43.88 $ 48.5416%165000
John Hussman 2013-06-30 New Buy0.53%$37.49 - $41.82 $ 48.5423%291000
Arnold Van Den Berg 2013-06-30 Reduce -9.7%0.19%$37.49 - $41.82 $ 48.5423%450608
Scott Black 2013-06-30 Add 11.37%0.14%$37.49 - $41.82 $ 48.5423%300849
Lee Ainslie 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.51%$35.92 - $39.61 $ 48.5428%0
Wallace Weitz 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.04%$35.92 - $39.61 $ 48.5428%0
Dodge & Cox 2013-03-31 Reduce -32.41%$35.92 - $39.61 $ 48.5428%104261
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Ratios

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history
P/E(ttm) 19.20
CMCSK's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
69% of the 640 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 16.50 vs. CMCSK: 19.20 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 12.15   Max: 75.43
Current: 19.2

12.15
75.43
P/B 2.53
CMCSK's P/B is ranked higher than
68% of the 735 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.26 vs. CMCSK: 2.53 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.82   Max: 3.38
Current: 2.53

0.82
3.38
P/S 2.02
CMCSK's P/S is ranked higher than
54% of the 823 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. CMCSK: 2.02 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.97   Max: 6.25
Current: 2.02

0.97
6.25
PFCF 19.96
CMCSK's PFCF is ranked higher than
58% of the 527 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 16.00 vs. CMCSK: 19.96 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 7.6   Max: 160.14
Current: 19.96

7.6
160.14
EV-to-EBIT 12.57
CMCSK's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
75% of the 713 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 14.19 vs. CMCSK: 12.57 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 9.1   Max: 113.4
Current: 12.57

9.1
113.4
PEG 1.23
CMCSK's PEG is ranked higher than
81% of the 407 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.51 vs. CMCSK: 1.23 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 6.92
Current: 1.23

0.36
6.92
Shiller P/E 29.01
CMCSK's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
53% of the 486 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 15.99 vs. CMCSK: 29.01 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 15.1   Max: 70.45
Current: 29.01

15.1
70.45

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 1.70
CMCSK's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
77% of the 572 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.67 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 0.29
CMCSK's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
85% of the 453 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. CMCSK: 0.29 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 0.31
Current: 0.29

0.01
0.31
Dividend growth (3y) 27.30
CMCSK's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
96% of the 390 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 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
69% of the 580 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 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 567 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) 0.98
CMCSK's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
79% of the 486 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. CMCSK: 0.98 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 14.2
Current: 0.98

0.63
14.2
Price/Median PS Value 1.06
CMCSK's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
70% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. CMCSK: 1.06 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 3.12
Current: 1.06

0.61
3.12
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.15
CMCSK's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 213 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. CMCSK: 1.15 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 3.1
Current: 1.15

0.54
3.1
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 8.00
CMCSK's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
76% of the 719 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. CMCSK: 8.00 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.9   Max: 11
Current: 8

0.9
11
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 20.55
CMCSK's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
92% of the 626 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 8.68 vs. CMCSK: 20.55 )
CMCSK' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -26.2   Max: 41
Current: 20.55

-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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