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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 : 9/10

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Cash to Debt N/A
CRF's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
52% of the 1349 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CRF: N/A )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CRF' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: N/A  Med: 9999.00 Max: No Debt
Current: N/A

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N/A
No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.99
CRF's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
84% of the 1385 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.85 vs. CRF: 0.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CRF' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 0.98 Max: 1
Current: 0.99
0.91
1
Interest Coverage No Debt
CRF's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1025 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 43.13 vs. CRF: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CRF' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9999.99  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt
F-Score: 2
WACC vs ROIC
8.47%
0.87%
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 : 4/10

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Operating margin (%) 38.96
CRF's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1402 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 47.36 vs. CRF: 38.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CRF' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.83  Med: 33.01 Max: 38.96
Current: 38.96
-1.83
38.96
Net-margin (%) -17.60
CRF's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 1406 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 35.05 vs. CRF: -17.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CRF' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.6  Med: 460.32 Max: 518.53
Current: -17.6
-17.6
518.53
ROE (%) -0.39
CRF's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 1491 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 2.69 vs. CRF: -0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CRF' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.36  Med: 7.75 Max: 15.02
Current: -0.39
-0.36
15.02
ROA (%) -0.39
CRF's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 1511 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. CRF: -0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CRF' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.36  Med: 7.57 Max: 14.46
Current: -0.39
-0.36
14.46
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Industry: Asset Management » Asset Management
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Cornerstone Total Return Fund Inc is a closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to seek long-term capital appreciation through investment in equity securities of U.S. and non-U.S. companies.

Cornerstone Total Return Fund Inc was incorporated on May 5, 1987. It is a closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to seek long-term capital appreciation through investment in equity securities of U.S. and non-U.S. companies.

Ratios

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P/B 1.13
CRF's P/B is ranked lower than
67% of the 1562 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. CRF: 1.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CRF' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.86  Med: 1.14 Max: 1.37
Current: 1.13
0.86
1.37
P/S 38.07
CRF's P/S is ranked lower than
89% of the 1276 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 7.04 vs. CRF: 38.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CRF' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.2  Med: 41.05 Max: 52.41
Current: 38.07
21.2
52.41
EV-to-EBIT 163.93
CRF's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
96% of the 1041 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 14.78 vs. CRF: 163.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CRF' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 57.3  Med: 124.20 Max: 373
Current: 163.93
57.3
373
EV-to-EBITDA 163.93
CRF's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
96% of the 1045 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 13.25 vs. CRF: 163.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CRF' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 57.3  Med: 124.20 Max: 373
Current: 163.93
57.3
373

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 21.38
CRF's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
97% of the 1393 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.29 vs. CRF: 21.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
CRF' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.65  Med: 20.28 Max: 28.22
Current: 21.38
16.65
28.22
Forward Dividend Yield 19.80
CRF's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
97% of the 1275 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.71 vs. CRF: 19.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 21.60
CRF's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1627 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 5.06 vs. CRF: 21.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
CRF' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.65  Med: 20.26 Max: 28.22
Current: 21.6
16.65
28.22

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.12
CRF's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
66% of the 1507 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. CRF: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CRF' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.04  Med: 1.09 Max: 1.18
Current: 1.12
1.04
1.18
Price/Median PS Value 0.92
CRF's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
64% of the 1066 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. CRF: 0.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CRF' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 0.92 Max: 1.07
Current: 0.92
0.61
1.07
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 0.60
CRF's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 1526 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.82 vs. CRF: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CRF' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 0.80 Max: 1.7
Current: 0.6
0.3
1.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2.05
EPS (TTM) $ -0.05
Beta0.92
Short Percentage of Float0.29%
52-Week Range $12.12 - 19.44
Shares Outstanding (Mil)7.66

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