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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 No Debt
CREAF's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
76% of the 2553 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 4.05 vs. CREAF: No Debt )
CREAF' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.8   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.67
CREAF's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
74% of the 2528 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. CREAF: 0.67 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 0.74
Current: 0.67

0.43
0.74
Interest Coverage No Debt
CREAF's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
70% of the 1546 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 82.18 vs. CREAF: No Debt )
CREAF' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

0.27
9999.99
F-Score: 2
Z-Score: 0.69
M-Score: -2.51
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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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -8.09
CREAF's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 2528 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. CREAF: -8.09 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -33.83   Max: 14.72
Current: -8.09

-33.83
14.72
Net-margin (%) 10.08
CREAF's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 2529 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 3.04 vs. CREAF: 10.08 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -43.75   Max: 17.4
Current: 10.08

-43.75
17.4
ROE (%) 10.22
CREAF's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 2498 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 5.76 vs. CREAF: 10.22 )
CREAF' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -56.52   Max: 31.96
Current: 10.22

-56.52
31.96
ROA (%) 7.02
CREAF's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 2534 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 2.87 vs. CREAF: 7.02 )
CREAF' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -35.81   Max: 20.5
Current: 7.02

-35.81
20.5
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -194.01
CREAF's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 2526 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 11.30 vs. CREAF: -194.01 )
CREAF' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -663.97   Max: 178.54
Current: -194.01

-663.97
178.54
Revenue Growth (%) -16.40
CREAF's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 1846 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. CREAF: -16.40 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -28.4   Max: 16.1
Current: -16.4

-28.4
16.1
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Ratios

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history
P/B 0.90
CREAF's P/B is ranked higher than
82% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. CREAF: 0.90 )
CREAF' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.51   Max: 2.04
Current: 0.9

0.51
2.04
P/S 1.00
CREAF's P/S is ranked higher than
53% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 0.93 vs. CREAF: 1.00 )
CREAF' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 1.64
Current: 1

0.28
1.64
EV-to-EBIT 0.34
CREAF's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
100% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 23.95 vs. CREAF: 0.34 )
CREAF' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.2   Max: 24.3
Current: 0.34

3.2
24.3
Current Ratio 3.33
CREAF's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 1843 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. CREAF: 3.33 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.61   Max: 3.57
Current: 3.33

1.61
3.57
Quick Ratio 2.76
CREAF's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
84% of the 1843 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. CREAF: 2.76 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.82   Max: 3.19
Current: 2.76

0.82
3.19

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 4.70
CREAF's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
88% of the 1680 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. CREAF: 4.70 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 6.58
Current: 4.7

1.1
6.58
Dividend growth (3y) -100.00
CREAF's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked lower than
52% of the 834 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. CREAF: -100.00 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: -100

Yield on cost (5-Year) 4.70
CREAF's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1736 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. CREAF: 4.70 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 6.58
Current: 4.7

1.1
6.58
Share Buyback Rate -0.80
CREAF's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
70% of the 1328 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: -1.00 vs. CREAF: -0.80 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 7.4   Max: -5.3
Current: -0.8

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Cash 1.90
CREAF's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
99% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CREAF: 1.90 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 1.42   Max: 354.17
Current: 1.9

1.42
354.17
Price/Net Current Asset Value 1.50
CREAF's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CREAF: 1.50 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.23   Max: 230.56
Current: 1.5

1.23
230.56
Price/Tangible Book 0.90
CREAF's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
81% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. CREAF: 0.90 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 4.48
Current: 0.9

0.53
4.48
Price/Median PS Value 1.30
CREAF's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
53% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. CREAF: 1.30 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.44   Max: 2.67
Current: 1.3

0.44
2.67
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 299.30
CREAF's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
99% of the 2220 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. CREAF: 299.30 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 4.1   Max: 299.3
Current: 299.3

4.1
299.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -22.25
CREAF's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
60% of the 1587 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 3.04 vs. CREAF: -22.25 )
CREAF' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -12.4   Max: -3.8
Current: -22.25

-12.4
-3.8

Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Computer Systems
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Traded in other countries:C76.Singapore, CTL.Germany
Creative Technology manufactures multimedia products for personal computers. The company's primary product is its Sound Blaster line of audio cards, which are used in more than 70 percent of PC's. Creative Technology also manufactures graphics, DVD, communications, and videoconferencing technology. The company's corporate headquarters are in Singapore, and has regional headquarters on Asia, Europe, Australia, and North and South America.
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