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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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
CNS's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
97% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. CNS: No Debt )
CNS' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.17   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.84
CNS's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
62% of the 1232 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.83 vs. CNS: 0.84 )
CNS' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 0.93
Current: 0.84

0.48
0.93
Interest Coverage No Debt
CNS's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
66% of the 1004 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 337.31 vs. CNS: No Debt )
CNS' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 68.1   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

68.1
9999.99
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 29.82
M-Score: -2.99
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 : 8/10

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history
Operating margin (%) 35.72
CNS's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1228 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 45.38 vs. CNS: 35.72 )
CNS' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -2.61   Max: 39
Current: 35.72

-2.61
39
Net-margin (%) 22.88
CNS's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 1236 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 49.93 vs. CNS: 22.88 )
CNS' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -1.38   Max: 31.7
Current: 22.88

-1.38
31.7
ROE (%) 30.47
CNS's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1272 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 8.21 vs. CNS: 30.47 )
CNS' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -0.6   Max: 85.09
Current: 30.47

-0.6
85.09
ROA (%) 24.78
CNS's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1288 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.26 vs. CNS: 24.78 )
CNS' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -0.52   Max: 70.33
Current: 24.78

-0.52
70.33
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 1082.47
CNS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 765 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 87.54 vs. CNS: 1082.47 )
CNS' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -58.19   Max: 1082.47
Current: 1082.47

-58.19
1082.47
Revenue Growth (%) 15.80
CNS's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 839 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. CNS: 15.80 )
CNS' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -14.7   Max: 38.6
Current: 15.8

-14.7
38.6
EBITDA Growth (%) 23.10
CNS's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 766 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. CNS: 23.10 )
CNS' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -28.8   Max: 136.1
Current: 23.1

-28.8
136.1
EPS Growth (%) 12.20
CNS's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 757 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. CNS: 12.20 )
CNS' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -43.8   Max: 90.9
Current: 12.2

-43.8
90.9
» CNS's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

CNS Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Ron Baron 2,933,428 sh (+4.92%)
Mario Gabelli 1,454,339 sh (+4.49%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Chuck Royce 1,023,300 sh (-17.66%)
Murray Stahl 10,000 sh (-48.45%)
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Q3 2013

CNS Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 14,600 sh (New)
Ron Baron 3,165,253 sh (+7.9%)
Mario Gabelli 1,489,664 sh (+2.43%)
Murray Stahl Sold Out
Chuck Royce 920,200 sh (-10.08%)
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Q4 2013

CNS Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Ron Baron 3,170,253 sh (+0.16%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 1,412,064 sh (-5.21%)
Chuck Royce 774,241 sh (-15.86%)
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Q1 2014

CNS Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Ron Baron 3,173,119 sh (+0.09%)
Chuck Royce 774,241 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 1,374,964 sh (-2.63%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with CNS

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Ron Baron 2012-09-30 Add 67.42%0.21%$29.62 - $37.72 $ 43.729%2809120
George Soros 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$24.15 - $29.64 $ 43.763%0
Ron Baron 2011-06-30 Add 76.04%0.12%$27.93 - $33.63 $ 43.747%1549272
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 26.80
CNS's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 20.80 vs. CNS: 26.80 )
CNS' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 8.45   Max: 1182.79
Current: 26.8

8.45
1182.79
P/B 8.20
CNS's P/B is ranked lower than
57% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. CNS: 8.20 )
CNS' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.42   Max: 9.51
Current: 8.2

1.42
9.51
P/S 6.50
CNS's P/S is ranked higher than
67% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 7.56 vs. CNS: 6.50 )
CNS' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.87   Max: 10.91
Current: 6.5

1.87
10.91
PFCF 20.40
CNS's PFCF is ranked higher than
81% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 2464.00 vs. CNS: 20.40 )
CNS' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 6.9   Max: 383.33
Current: 20.4

6.9
383.33
EV-to-EBIT 15.90
CNS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
73% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 24.37 vs. CNS: 15.90 )
CNS' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.5   Max: 235.4
Current: 15.9

2.5
235.4
PEG 0.60
CNS's PEG is ranked higher than
94% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CNS: 0.60 )
CNS' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 11.47
Current: 0.6

0.46
11.47
Shiller P/E 42.70
CNS's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
75% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CNS: 42.70 )
CNS' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 13.95   Max: 52.66
Current: 42.7

13.95
52.66
Current Ratio 4.94
CNS's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.23 vs. CNS: 4.94 )
CNS' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 2.15   Max: 15.04
Current: 4.94

2.15
15.04
Quick Ratio 4.94
CNS's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.07 vs. CNS: 4.94 )
CNS' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 2.15   Max: 15.04
Current: 4.94

2.15
15.04

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 1.90
CNS's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
72% of the 1001 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.21 vs. CNS: 1.90 )
CNS' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 9.89
Current: 1.9

0.57
9.89
Dividend Payout 0.51
CNS's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
83% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CNS: 0.51 )
CNS' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 0.78
Current: 0.51

0.18
0.78
Dividend growth (3y) 26.00
CNS's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
88% of the 449 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. CNS: 26.00 )
CNS' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 58.7
Current: 26

0
58.7
Yield on cost (5-Year) 10.18
CNS's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
91% of the 982 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.55 vs. CNS: 10.18 )
CNS' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 3.05   Max: 53
Current: 10.18

3.05
53
Share Buyback Rate -1.40
CNS's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
63% of the 909 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: -0.60 vs. CNS: -1.40 )
CNS' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: -0.4   Max: -15.2
Current: -1.4

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 18.00
CNS's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
86% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CNS: 18.00 )
CNS' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 3.16   Max: 87.41
Current: 18

3.16
87.41
Price/Net Current Asset Value 13.20
CNS's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CNS: 13.20 )
CNS' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 2.56   Max: 34.71
Current: 13.2

2.56
34.71
Price/Tangible Book 9.30
CNS's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
51% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. CNS: 9.30 )
CNS' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 2.06   Max: 8.8
Current: 9.3

2.06
8.8
Price/DCF (Projected) 2.40
CNS's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 13.57 vs. CNS: 2.40 )
CNS' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 2.56
Current: 2.4

0.81
2.56
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
CNS's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
73% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. CNS: 1.10 )
CNS' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 1.56
Current: 1.1

0.43
1.56
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.10
CNS's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CNS: 1.10 )
CNS' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.89   Max: 2.09
Current: 1.1

0.89
2.09
Price/Graham Number 3.40
CNS's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
61% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. CNS: 3.40 )
CNS' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.47   Max: 11.88
Current: 3.4

1.47
11.88
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.30
CNS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1098 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. CNS: 6.30 )
CNS' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 39.3
Current: 6.3

0.4
39.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 52.31
CNS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1044 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. CNS: 52.31 )
CNS' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -2.7   Max: 53
Current: 52.31

-2.7
53

Business Description

Industry: Asset Management » Asset Management
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Traded in other countries:FG9.Germany
Cohen & Steers, Inc. (CNS) is a Delaware corporation formed in 2004. It completed its initial public offering in 2004. The Company together with its wholly-owned subsidiaries manages income-oriented equity portfolios specializing in U.S. and international real estate securities, large cap value stocks, utilities and listed infrastructure, and preferred securities. It also offers alternative investment strategies such as hedged real estate securities portfolios and private real estate multimanager strategies. It serves individual and institutional investors through a range of investment vehicles. The Company manages three types of accounts: closed-end mutual funds, open-end mutual funds and institutional separate accounts. It faces substantial competition in every aspect of its business. Factors affecting its business include brand recognition, business reputation, investment performance, and quality of service and the continuity of client relationships. The Company's business and the securities business in general, is subject to extensive regulation in the United States at both the federal and state level, as well as by self regulatory organizations.
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