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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

Interest Coverage 87.34
CPWR's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
55% of the 1205 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 56.54 vs. CPWR: 87.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CPWR' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: 87.34
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 : 5/10

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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

CPWR Guru Trades in

Q2 2014

CPWR Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 1,137,733 sh (+89.21%)
Joel Greenblatt 347,161 sh (+79.75%)
Paul Tudor Jones 45,535 sh (+30.16%)
Mario Gabelli 41,300 sh (+24.77%)
Paul Singer 21,050,000 sh (+0.24%)
John Paulson 14,250,000 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 230,400 sh (-4.52%)
Louis Moore Bacon 665,009 sh (-28.24%)
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Q3 2014

CPWR Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jeremy Grantham 2,503,900 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 611,900 sh (+1381.60%)
Paul Singer 21,050,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
John Paulson Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Dodge & Cox 208,500 sh (-9.51%)
Paul Tudor Jones 22,000 sh (-51.69%)
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Q4 2014

CPWR Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Paul Singer Sold Out
Mario Gabelli Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Dodge & Cox Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application
Traded in other countries:CWR.Germany,

Compuware Corp a Michigan corporation was incorporated in 1973. The Company delivers services and software that enable its customers' important technologies to perform at their peak. It delivers the solutions through software that is installed and run on its customers' owned hardware and applications and through a Software as a Service ('SaaS') model accessed via its hosted networks. It has six business segments: Application Performance Managemen (APM), Mainframe, Changepoint, Uniface, Professional Services and Covisint Application Services ('Covisint'). Its Compuware Application Performance Management ('Compuware APM') consists of its solutions for optimizing the performance of web, non-web, mobile, streaming and cloud applications. Its Mainframe Software Products improve the productivity of development, maintenance and support teams in application analysis, testing, defect detection and remediation, fault management, file and data management, data compliance and application performance management in the IBM z/OS environment. Its Changepoint software combines professional services automation with project portfolio management capabilities to give customers complete visibility into projects, investments and resources for informed business planning and financial control. Its Uniface solution is Compuware's Rapid Application Development environment for building, renewing and integrating some of the complex enterprise applications. Its Covisint application services provide a cloud engagement platform for enabling organizations to securely connect, engage and collaborate with large, distributed communities of customers, business partners and suppliers. Its products and services are used by the IT departments and lines of business of a of commercial and government organizations. Its competitors include BMC Software Inc., CA, Inc., International Business Machines ('IBM'), Hewlett-Packard Company, Keynote Systems, Inc., Accenture, Computer Sciences Corporation, HP Enterprise Services, Analysts International Corporation and Infosys Technologies.



Dividend & Buy Back

Dividend Yield 3.62
CPWR's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
81% of the 1175 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. CPWR: 3.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
CPWR' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 3.62
Current: 3.62
Dividend Payout 2.23
CPWR's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
97% of the 756 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.37 vs. CPWR: 2.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
CPWR' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: 2.23
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.62
CPWR's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1397 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.26 vs. CPWR: 3.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
CPWR' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 3.62
Current: 3.62

Valuation & Return


More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $600.5
EPS (TTM) $ 0.24
Short Percentage of Float2.89%
52-Week Range $8.59 - 10.94
Shares Outstanding (Mil)220.85
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