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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 : 1/10

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industry
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history
Cash-to-Debt 0.26
DTST's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
98% of the 1921 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.13 vs. DTST: 0.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
DTST' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.1 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.26
Equity-to-Asset 0.30
DTST's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
97% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. DTST: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
DTST' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.02  Med: -0.04 Max: 0.66
Current: 0.3
-3.02
0.66
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: -1.82
Beneish M-Score: 2.00
WACC vs ROIC
1.56%
-47.88%
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 : 3/10

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industry
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history
Operating Margin % -13.70
DTST's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
77% of the 1862 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.84 vs. DTST: -13.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
DTST' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -178.63  Med: -41.53 Max: -9.82
Current: -13.7
-178.63
-9.82
Net Margin % -20.38
DTST's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
79% of the 1863 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.19 vs. DTST: -20.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
DTST' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -179.49  Med: -47.06 Max: -16.45
Current: -20.38
-179.49
-16.45
ROA % -23.58
DTST's ROA % is ranked lower than
82% of the 1927 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.92 vs. DTST: -23.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
DTST' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -134.19  Med: -47.84 Max: -15.79
Current: -23.58
-134.19
-15.79
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -296.96
DTST's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
81% of the 1883 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.13 vs. DTST: -296.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
DTST' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -331.22  Med: -148.2 Max: -53.93
Current: -296.96
-331.22
-53.93
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -15.70
DTST's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
77% of the 1454 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. DTST: -15.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
DTST' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -81.1  Med: -6.4 Max: 43.5
Current: -15.7
-81.1
43.5
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 65.10
DTST's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1210 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. DTST: 65.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
DTST' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -73.8  Med: -12.2 Max: 65.1
Current: 65.1
-73.8
65.1
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -12.60
DTST's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
88% of the 1098 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. DTST: -12.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
DTST' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -75.9  Med: -37 Max: 9.1
Current: -12.6
-75.9
9.1
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Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Information Technology Services    NAICS: 541519    SIC: 7374
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Headquarter Location:USA
Data Storage Corp is a provider of Recovery Clouds for Managed Service Providers. It offers solutions & services to businesses in healthcare, banking & finance, distribution services, manufacturing, construction, education and government industries.

Data Storage Corp. is a Nevada Corporation incorporated in 2001. The Company is a provider of Hybrid Cloud solutions on a subscription basis in the USA and Canada and Professional Services focusing on data protection and business continuity that assist organizations in protecting their data, minimize downtime, ensure regulatory compliance and recover and restore data within their objectives. Through its three data centers and by leveraging technologies, the Company delivers and supports a broad range of premium solutions for both Windows and IBM environments that assist clients save time and money, gain more control of and access to data and enable the highest level of security for that data. The Company's solutions include: offsite data protection and recovery services, High Availability (HA) replication services, email compliance solutions for e-discovery, continuous data protection, data de-duplication, virtualized system recovery and telecom recovery services. The Company has equipment in three Technical Centers: Westbury, New York; Boston, MA and Warwick, RI. The Company service customers from its New York and Rhode Island premises, which consist of modern offices, and a technology suite adapted to meet the needs of a technology based business. The Company's competitors include HP Services, IBM Business Continuity and Recovery Services, and SunGard.

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Data Storage Corporation Appoints Vice President, Business Development

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 10, 2016) -  Data Storage Corporation (OTCQB: DTST), a Cloud Services Provider with 15 years' experience in cloud storage and cloud computing, focused on Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS), and providing solutions for data protection and business continuity, today announced Larry Robinson has joined the company as vice president, business development. We are proud to announce that Larry Robinson has joined Data Storage Corporation as vice president of business development. Larry is a 25-year veteran in the technology industry, and has held leadership positions in national and global corporations. At DSC, Larry will be responsible for marketing, business development and distribution channels for DSC's national and global markets.  "We are excited to have Larry on our team. DSC is ready to move the sales and marketing programs to the next level and for Larry to provide the leadership to accelerate our growth," said Chuck Piluso, president of Data Storage Corporation. "I'm looking forward to being part of the team under the leadership of Chuck Piluso. We have a great opportunity in a very important and growing industry," said Larry Robinson, vice president of business development. Prior to Data Storage, Larry held several positions during his sixteen-year tenure at Cablevision Lightpath, with his last position as regional vice president of sales at Lightpath. Larry was responsible for the NYC metro area, including building the sales organization, strategy and revenue. Within three years, the New York City region was the largest regional revenue producer at Lightpath exceeding $100 million.  Larry's spent 10 years in the telecom industry prior to Cablevision Lightpath with Sprint and MCI. About Data Storage Corporation Data Storage Corporation is a 15 year veteran in cloud storage and cloud computing providing data protection, disaster recovery, business continuity and compliance solutions that assist organizations in protecting their data, minimizing downtime and ensuring regulatory compliance. Serving the business continuity market, DSC's clients save time and money, gain more control and better access to data and enable a high level of security. Solutions include: Infrastructure-as-a-Service for IBM Power i and Intel, data backup, recovery and restore, high availability data replication services; email archival and data analytics for the compliance officer with Message Logic; continuous data protection; data de-duplication and virtualized system recovery.  Data Storage Corporation logos are trademarks of Data Storage Corporation. All other trademarks or registered trademarks are properties of their respective owners.


Corporate Contact:

Chuck Piluso

Data Storage Corporation

(212) 564-4922 x102

[email protected]





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Ratios

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PB Ratio 2.82
DTST's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1789 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.97 vs. DTST: 2.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
DTST' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 9.17 Max: 48.75
Current: 2.82
0.14
48.75
PS Ratio 0.84
DTST's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 1780 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.34 vs. DTST: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
DTST' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.43 Max: 8.31
Current: 0.84
0.09
8.31
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 30.00
DTST's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
76% of the 677 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 24.32 vs. DTST: 30.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
DTST' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.5  Med: 15 Max: 36.67
Current: 30
2.5
36.67
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 30.00
DTST's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
63% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.68 vs. DTST: 30.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
DTST' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.5  Med: 15 Max: 36.67
Current: 30
2.5
36.67
EV-to-EBIT -28.36
DTST's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1770 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.68 vs. DTST: -28.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
DTST' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.39  Med: -5.8 Max: -0.7
Current: -28.36
-31.39
-0.7
EV-to-EBITDA -39.57
DTST's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1910 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.76 vs. DTST: -39.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
DTST' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -122.5  Med: -2.4 Max: 156
Current: -39.57
-122.5
156
Current Ratio 0.34
DTST's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
99% of the 1750 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. DTST: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
DTST' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.21 Max: 1.46
Current: 0.34
0.12
1.46
Quick Ratio 0.34
DTST's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
99% of the 1750 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. DTST: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
DTST' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.21 Max: 1.46
Current: 0.34
0.12
1.46
Days Sales Outstanding 67.24
DTST's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
95% of the 1492 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 68.98 vs. DTST: 67.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
DTST' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.46  Med: 19.89 Max: 67.26
Current: 67.24
10.46
67.26
Days Payable 44.10
DTST's Days Payable is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1330 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 43.37 vs. DTST: 44.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
DTST' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 44.1  Med: 51.68 Max: 75.95
Current: 44.1
44.1
75.95

Buy Back

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industry
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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -13.90
DTST's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 1148 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: -2.60 vs. DTST: -13.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
DTST' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -748.9  Med: -27.7 Max: -3.3
Current: -13.9
-748.9
-3.3

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.40
DTST's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
87% of the 1498 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. DTST: 1.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
DTST' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 1.2 Max: 6.25
Current: 1.4
0.57
6.25
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -3.52
DTST's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
80% of the 2521 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.23 vs. DTST: -3.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
DTST' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.66  Med: 0 Max: 11429.97
Current: -3.52
-7.66
11429.97

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $4.39
EPS (TTM) $ -0.04
Beta-0.34
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $0.02 - 0.13
Shares Outstanding (Mil)132.14

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