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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 : 3/10

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Cash to Debt 0.44
COSI's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
56% of the 298 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. COSI: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
COSI' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.44  Med: N/A Max: No Debt
Current: 0.44
Equity to Asset 0.37
COSI's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
68% of the 294 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. COSI: 0.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
COSI' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.19  Med: 0.44 Max: 0.78
Current: 0.37
-0.19
0.78
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: -13.66
M-Score: -3.64
WACC vs ROIC
-5.18%
-69.46%
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 : 2/10

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Operating margin (%) -15.64
COSI's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 299 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 5.16 vs. COSI: -15.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
COSI' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.31  Med: -11.3 Max: -2.87
Current: -15.64
-20.31
-2.87
Net-margin (%) -15.35
COSI's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
94% of the 299 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 2.87 vs. COSI: -15.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
COSI' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.38  Med: -10.46 Max: -2.86
Current: -15.35
-21.38
-2.86
ROE (%) -78.58
COSI's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
98% of the 284 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 8.84 vs. COSI: -78.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
COSI' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -220.34  Med: -55.28 Max: -23.08
Current: -78.58
-220.34
-23.08
ROA (%) -35.36
COSI's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
98% of the 299 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 3.99 vs. COSI: -35.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
COSI' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -63.9  Med: -26.6 Max: -9.98
Current: -35.36
-63.9
-9.98
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -132.20
COSI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
98% of the 297 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 17.63 vs. COSI: -132.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
COSI' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -208.4  Med: -41.92 Max: -16.99
Current: -132.2
-208.4
-16.99
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -21.60
COSI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
98% of the 239 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. COSI: -21.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
COSI' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -41.2  Med: -17.05 Max: 45
Current: -21.6
-41.2
45
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 54.80
COSI's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 218 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 vs. COSI: 54.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
COSI' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -64.3  Med: -37 Max: 67.5
Current: 54.8
-64.3
67.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 17.20
COSI's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 10.50 vs. COSI: 17.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
COSI' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -64.3  Med: -24.3 Max: 62.9
Current: 17.2
-64.3
62.9
» COSI's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-11-12)


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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

COSI Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Charles Brandes 38,406 sh (-3.99%)
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Q3 2015

COSI Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Charles Brandes Sold Out
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Q4 2015

COSI Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 75,573 sh (New)
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Q1 2016

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Jim Simons Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Restaurants » Restaurants
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Traded in other countries:XO2N.Germany,
Cosi Inc owns, operates, and franchises fast-casual dining restaurants which sell high-quality, made-to-order sandwiches, salads, bowls, and coffees, along with soft drink beverages, teas, baked goods and alcoholic beverages.

Cosi Inc is a Delaware corporation incorporated on May 15, 1998. The Company owns, operates and franchises fast-casual restaurants which sell made-to-order hot and cold sandwiches, hand-tossed salads, bowls, breakfast wraps, Cosi Squagels, hot melts, flatbread pizzas, S'mores and other desserts, coffees and specialty coffees along with other soft drink beverages, bottled beverages including premium still and sparkling water, teas and beer and wine in some locations. Its restaurants are located in markets and trade areas, including business districts and residential communities in both urban and suburban locations. It provides proprietary food and beverage products for four dayparts: breakfast, lunch, snacking and dinner. Its food menu includes Cosi Squagels, sandwiches, salads, bowls, soups, appetizers, melts, flatbread pizzas, breakfast wraps, S'mores and other desserts. It features its authentic hearth-baked signature Cosi bread in two varieties: Original and Multi-Grain. Its beverage menu features house coffees and other espresso-based beverages, seasonal fruit smoothies and hand-crafted specialty drinks, soft drinks, flavored teas and bottled beverages, which include premium still and sparkling waters. Core to the Cosi menu is a commitment to healthier alternatives, including Smart Fit and lighter side menu options. Smart Fit menu items provides supplement a balanced diet and active lifestyle while "lighter side menu features lower-calorie versions of popular menu items. It offers beer and wine at many of its locations and an additional limited selection of alcoholic beverages in some locations. For young guests, it offers Parent Magazine Kids Menu which includes an activity page and crayons. Its restaurants provide catering service for breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snacking. Its catering offerings include breakfast baskets, lunch buffets, box lunches, dessert platters, parfait bars, hot soups, steel-cut oatmeal, and its menu offerings. It operates a catering call center in New York City which coordinates the ordering and fulfillment process for all Company-owned restaurants. It offers set up and delivery services by Cosi personnel to all of its catering customers. The Company has approximately 64 Company-owned and 47 franchised restaurants operating in 16 states, the District of Columbia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Costa Rica. The Company has registered the trademark COSÌ in twenty-three foreign jurisdictions with respect to restaurant services. Also it has registered the following trademarks with respect to restaurant services; COSI (& HEARTH DESIGN) in two foreign jurisdictions; (HEARTH DESIGN) in six foreign jurisdictions; SIMPLY GOOD TASTE in two foreign jurisdictions; COSI (& SUN & MOON DESIGN) in two foreign jurisdictions, COSI (in Russian) in one foreign jurisdiction, LIFE SHOULD BE DELICIOUS in two foreign jurisdictions, (SUN & MOON DESIGN) in one foreign jurisdiction, and COSITICO in one foreign jurisdic

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Ratios

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P/B 0.72
COSI's P/B is ranked higher than
91% of the 279 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 2.66 vs. COSI: 0.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
COSI' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 3.98 Max: 14.47
Current: 0.72
0.48
14.47
P/S 0.09
COSI's P/S is ranked higher than
98% of the 295 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. COSI: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
COSI' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.43 Max: 3.27
Current: 0.09
0.06
3.27
EV-to-EBIT -0.81
COSI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 240 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 17.32 vs. COSI: -0.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
COSI' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28  Med: -4.7 Max: -0.2
Current: -0.81
-28
-0.2
EV-to-EBITDA -1.06
COSI's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 260 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 12.96 vs. COSI: -1.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
COSI' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -166.6  Med: -7.85 Max: 99.8
Current: -1.06
-166.6
99.8
Current Ratio 0.43
COSI's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
89% of the 293 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. COSI: 0.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
COSI' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 0.98 Max: 4.64
Current: 0.43
0.43
4.64
Quick Ratio 0.38
COSI's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
87% of the 293 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. COSI: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
COSI' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 0.92 Max: 4.54
Current: 0.38
0.38
4.54
Days Inventory 3.99
COSI's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
87% of the 284 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 11.29 vs. COSI: 3.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
COSI' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.95  Med: 3.32 Max: 3.99
Current: 3.99
2.95
3.99
Days Sales Outstanding 3.88
COSI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
71% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 7.32 vs. COSI: 3.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
COSI' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 2.23 Max: 5.61
Current: 3.88
0.61
5.61
Days Payable 10.83
COSI's Days Payable is ranked lower than
93% of the 235 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 36.41 vs. COSI: 10.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
COSI' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.66  Med: 10.82 Max: 17.09
Current: 10.83
6.66
17.09

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -43.60
COSI's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
96% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: -0.90 vs. COSI: -43.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
COSI' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -100.9  Med: -13.4 Max: -0.8
Current: -43.6
-100.9
-0.8

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.20
COSI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
97% of the 265 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. COSI: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
COSI' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 1.17 Max: 7.61
Current: 0.2
0.2
7.61
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -123.50
COSI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
99% of the 291 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. COSI: -123.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
COSI' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -135.53  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: -123.5
-135.53
0

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $92.03
EPS (TTM) $ -0.31
Beta-1.95
Short Percentage of Float1.41%
52-Week Range $0.16 - 1.08
Shares Outstanding (Mil)48.15

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 90 93
EPS ($) -0.22 0.03
EPS w/o NRI ($) -0.22 0.03
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
25.00%
Dividends Per Share ($)
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