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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 : 4/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.08
CRRC's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
89% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. CRRC: 0.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0  Med: 0.08 Max: 66.74
Current: 0.08
0
66.74
Equity to Asset 0.59
CRRC's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
62% of the 167 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. CRRC: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.46  Med: 0.73 Max: 0.82
Current: 0.59
0.46
0.82
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 3.92
M-Score: -3.05
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

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 0.43
CRRC's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 6.34 vs. CRRC: 0.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1.71  Med: 7.62 Max: 14.64
Current: 0.43
-1.71
14.64
Net-margin (%) -1.88
CRRC's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
79% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.55 vs. CRRC: -1.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -1.26  Med: 4.70 Max: 10.55
Current: -1.88
-1.26
10.55
ROE (%) -3.74
CRRC's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 5.14 vs. CRRC: -3.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CRRC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -1.84  Med: 13.36 Max: 19.04
Current: -3.74
-1.84
19.04
ROA (%) -2.40
CRRC's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
80% of the 187 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.93 vs. CRRC: -2.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CRRC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -1.4  Med: 8.69 Max: 14.21
Current: -2.4
-1.4
14.21
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 0.84
CRRC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
77% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 16.88 vs. CRRC: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CRRC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -2.91  Med: 25.79 Max: 42.41
Current: 0.84
-2.91
42.41
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 4.50
CRRC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -1.90 vs. CRRC: 4.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -5.7  Med: 3.70 Max: 12.3
Current: 4.5
-5.7
12.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 18.30
CRRC's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 122 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -4.70 vs. CRRC: 18.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CRRC' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -30  Med: 10.80 Max: 27.6
Current: 18.3
-30
27.6
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 323.60
CRRC's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 114 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. CRRC: 323.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CRRC' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -33.4  Med: 16.00 Max: 323.6
Current: 323.6
-33.4
323.6
» CRRC's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

CRRC Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Chuck Royce 374,700 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 35,948 sh (-35.40%)
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Q4 2014

CRRC Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 48,522 sh (+34.98%)
Chuck Royce 368,300 sh (-1.71%)
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Q1 2015

CRRC Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Mario Gabelli 214,000 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 375,200 sh (New)
Jim Simons 224,548 sh (+362.78%)
Mario Gabelli 527,200 sh (+40.51%)
Chuck Royce Sold Out
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2015

CRRC Guru Trades in 2015

Mario Gabelli 680,200 sh (+29.02%)
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Top Ranked Articles about Courier Corp

A Glance At Two New Holdings in Mario Gabelli's Portfolio
So far in 2015, guru Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio) hasn’t been inclined to purchase shares of companies that are new to his portfolio. He has added to several existing holdings and reduced others, but there have been only two new purchases – Courier Corp (CRRC) and Vitesse Semiconductor Corp (VTSS) – in the last three and a half months. Read more...

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 9.74
CRRC's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
76% of the 62 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 14.68 vs. CRRC: 9.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 2.10
CRRC's P/B is ranked lower than
71% of the 177 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. CRRC: 2.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CRRC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.52  Med: 1.23 Max: 3.34
Current: 2.1
0.52
3.34
P/S 0.95
CRRC's P/S is ranked lower than
53% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. CRRC: 0.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CRRC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.3  Med: 0.73 Max: 2.35
Current: 0.95
0.3
2.35
PFCF 17.10
CRRC's PFCF is ranked lower than
54% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 15.80 vs. CRRC: 17.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CRRC' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.96  Med: 17.68 Max: 279.6
Current: 17.1
3.96
279.6
POCF 11.84
CRRC's POCF is ranked higher than
51% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 12.14 vs. CRRC: 11.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CRRC' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.45  Med: 5.77 Max: 16.42
Current: 11.84
2.45
16.42
EV-to-EBIT 248.33
CRRC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
96% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 12.68 vs. CRRC: 248.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CRRC' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -6666.4  Med: 11.70 Max: 361.5
Current: 248.33
-6666.4
361.5
Shiller P/E 53.02
CRRC's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
86% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 16.48 vs. CRRC: 53.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 7.36  Med: 21.42 Max: 57.89
Current: 53.02
7.36
57.89
Current Ratio 2.05
CRRC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. CRRC: 2.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.59  Med: 2.56 Max: 3.78
Current: 2.05
1.59
3.78
Quick Ratio 1.07
CRRC's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
57% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. CRRC: 1.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.07  Med: 1.43 Max: 2.68
Current: 1.07
1.07
2.68
Days Inventory 70.62
CRRC's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
71% of the 163 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 37.62 vs. CRRC: 70.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 33.42  Med: 60.07 Max: 73.67
Current: 70.62
33.42
73.67
Days Sales Outstanding 47.03
CRRC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
74% of the 145 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 69.25 vs. CRRC: 47.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 49.1  Med: 59.06 Max: 75.59
Current: 47.03
49.1
75.59

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 3.60
CRRC's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
62% of the 218 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.98 vs. CRRC: 3.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.66  Med: 5.08 Max: 12.84
Current: 3.6
0.66
12.84
Dividend Payout 1.25
CRRC's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
83% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. CRRC: 1.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.25 Max: 7
Current: 1.25
0.09
7
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.60
CRRC's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
57% of the 223 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. CRRC: 3.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.66  Med: 5.08 Max: 12.84
Current: 3.6
0.66
12.84
Share Buyback Rate 1.50
CRRC's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
78% of the 104 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -0.20 vs. CRRC: 1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 2.1  Med: -0.40 Max: -7.8
Current: 1.5

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 38.48
CRRC's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
91% of the 76 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.29 vs. CRRC: 38.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 3.46  Med: 8.30 Max: 770.3
Current: 38.48
3.46
770.3
Price/Tangible Book 2.70
CRRC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
69% of the 133 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. CRRC: 2.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.59  Med: 1.69 Max: 5.41
Current: 2.7
0.59
5.41
Price/Projected FCF 0.99
CRRC's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
50% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. CRRC: 0.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.88 Max: 1.98
Current: 0.99
0.31
1.98
Price/Median PS Value 1.30
CRRC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
69% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. CRRC: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.33  Med: 0.89 Max: 3.22
Current: 1.3
0.33
3.22
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 0.40
CRRC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. CRRC: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 0.3  Med: 8.10 Max: 13.6
Current: 0.4
0.3
13.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 13.15
CRRC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 101 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 7.18 vs. CRRC: 13.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CRRC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: 2  Med: 12.70 Max: 26.7
Current: 13.15
2
26.7

Analyst Estimate

Sep15
EPS($) 1.50
EPS without NRI($) 1.50

Business Description

Industry: Publishing » Publishing
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Courier Corp was founded in 1824 and was incorporated under the laws of Massachusetts on June 30, 1972. The Company together with its subsidiaries is a book manufacturer and engaged in content management and customization in new and traditional media. The Company also publishes books under three brands offering award-winning content and thousands of titles. The Company has two operating segments: book manufacturing and publishing. The Company's book manufacturing segment produces hard and softcover books, manages content and provides warehousing and distribution services for its customers, which include publishers, religious organizations and other information providers. It provides book manufacturing and related services from five facilities in Westford and North Chelmsford, Massachusetts; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Kendallville and Terre Haute, Indiana. The publishing segment publishes children's books, literature, art, music, crafts, mathematics, science, religion, architecture, test preparation, study guide books for high school, college and graduate students, professionals, home design, decorating, landscaping and gardening, and also sells home plans. The Company's operations are subject to federal, state and local environmental laws and regulations relating to, among other things: air emissions; waste generation, handling, management and disposal; wastewater treatment and discharge; and remediation of soil and groundwater contamination.
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