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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 : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.12
CRRC's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
51% of the 325 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.70 vs. CRRC: 0.12 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: 66.74
Current: 0.12

0
66.74
Equity to Asset 0.63
CRRC's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
81% of the 305 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. CRRC: 0.63 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 0.82
Current: 0.63

0.46
0.82
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 4.46
M-Score: -2.53
WACC vs ROIC
4.31%
4.76%
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 : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 4.91
CRRC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 318 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 5.48 vs. CRRC: 4.91 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1.71   Max: 14.64
Current: 4.91

-1.71
14.64
Net-margin (%) 2.50
CRRC's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 318 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.56 vs. CRRC: 2.50 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -1.26   Max: 10.55
Current: 2.5

-1.26
10.55
ROE (%) 4.84
CRRC's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 319 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 5.62 vs. CRRC: 4.84 )
CRRC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -1.84   Max: 19.04
Current: 4.84

-1.84
19.04
ROA (%) 3.20
CRRC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 333 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.89 vs. CRRC: 3.20 )
CRRC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -1.4   Max: 14.21
Current: 3.2

-1.4
14.21
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 9.36
CRRC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 315 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 19.60 vs. CRRC: 9.36 )
CRRC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -2.91   Max: 42.41
Current: 9.36

-2.91
42.41
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 4.50
CRRC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 287 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -2.30 vs. CRRC: 4.50 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -5.7   Max: 12.3
Current: 4.5

-5.7
12.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 18.30
CRRC's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 243 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -4.70 vs. CRRC: 18.30 )
CRRC' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -30   Max: 27.6
Current: 18.3

-30
27.6
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 323.60
CRRC's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
100% of the 222 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -3.70 vs. CRRC: 323.60 )
CRRC' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -33.4   Max: 323.6
Current: 323.6

-33.4
323.6
» CRRC's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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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 375,200 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 527,200 sh (+40.51%)
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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
P/E(ttm) 41.30
CRRC's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
68% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 46.00 vs. CRRC: 41.30 )
CRRC' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 12.13   Max: 1231.25
Current: 41.3

12.13
1231.25
Forward P/E 9.74
CRRC's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
93% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. CRRC: 9.74 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 40.80
CRRC's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
72% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 45.80 vs. CRRC: 40.80 )
CRRC' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 12.11   Max: 985
Current: 40.8

12.11
985
P/B 2.00
CRRC's P/B is ranked higher than
65% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.11 vs. CRRC: 2.00 )
CRRC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.52   Max: 3.34
Current: 2

0.52
3.34
P/S 1.02
CRRC's P/S is ranked higher than
66% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. CRRC: 1.02 )
CRRC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 2.35
Current: 1.02

0.3
2.35
PFCF 18.40
CRRC's PFCF is ranked higher than
77% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 50.30 vs. CRRC: 18.40 )
CRRC' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.96   Max: 279.6
Current: 18.4

3.96
279.6
POCF 13.52
CRRC's POCF is ranked higher than
80% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 23.67 vs. CRRC: 13.52 )
CRRC' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.45   Max: 16.42
Current: 13.52

2.45
16.42
EV-to-EBIT 23.48
CRRC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
73% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 28.50 vs. CRRC: 23.48 )
CRRC' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -6666.4   Max: 361.5
Current: 23.48

-6666.4
361.5
PEG 2.67
CRRC's PEG is ranked higher than
93% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. CRRC: 2.67 )
CRRC' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.75   Max: 30.94
Current: 2.67

0.75
30.94
Shiller P/E 50.80
CRRC's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
75% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. CRRC: 50.80 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 7.41   Max: 60.04
Current: 50.8

7.41
60.04
Current Ratio 2.78
CRRC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 311 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. CRRC: 2.78 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.59   Max: 3.78
Current: 2.78

1.59
3.78
Quick Ratio 1.65
CRRC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 311 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. CRRC: 1.65 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.14   Max: 2.68
Current: 1.65

1.14
2.68
Days Inventory 66.90
CRRC's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
70% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 48.87 vs. CRRC: 66.90 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 33.42   Max: 73.67
Current: 66.9

33.42
73.67
Days Sales Outstanding 65.79
CRRC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
84% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 93.80 vs. CRRC: 65.79 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 49.1   Max: 75.59
Current: 65.79

49.1
75.59

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 3.39
CRRC's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
61% of the 246 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.84 vs. CRRC: 3.39 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 12.84
Current: 3.39

0.66
12.84
Dividend Payout 1.25
CRRC's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
72% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. CRRC: 1.25 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 7
Current: 1.25

0.09
7
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.40
CRRC's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
56% of the 251 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.23 vs. CRRC: 3.40 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 12.84
Current: 3.4

0.66
12.84
Share Buyback Rate 1.50
CRRC's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
93% of the 214 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. CRRC: 1.50 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 2.1   Max: -7.8
Current: 1.5

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.50
CRRC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
77% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 17.20 vs. CRRC: 2.50 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 5.41
Current: 2.5

0.59
5.41
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.00
CRRC's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
86% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 7.80 vs. CRRC: 1.00 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 1.98
Current: 1

0.31
1.98
Price/Median PS Value 1.40
CRRC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
64% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. CRRC: 1.40 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 3.22
Current: 1.4

0.33
3.22
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 5.10
CRRC's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
91% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. CRRC: 5.10 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 27.14
Current: 5.1

0.34
27.14
Price/Graham Number 2.00
CRRC's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
79% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. CRRC: 2.00 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 3.96
Current: 2

0.46
3.96
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 4.30
CRRC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
67% of the 330 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. CRRC: 4.30 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 13.6
Current: 4.3

0.3
13.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 12.88
CRRC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
82% of the 191 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 9.80 vs. CRRC: 12.88 )
CRRC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 2   Max: 28.6
Current: 12.88

2
28.6

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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