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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
DWCH's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
87% of the 1702 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 20.91 vs. DWCH: No Debt )
DWCH' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.75   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.88
DWCH's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
95% of the 1664 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. DWCH: 0.88 )
DWCH' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 0.89
Current: 0.88

0.32
0.89
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 6.43
M-Score: -2.22
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

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -12.60
DWCH's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 1673 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.43 vs. DWCH: -12.60 )
DWCH' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -41.5   Max: 6.87
Current: -12.6

-41.5
6.87
Net-margin (%) -13.85
DWCH's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1672 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.67 vs. DWCH: -13.85 )
DWCH' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -27.8   Max: 18.58
Current: -13.85

-27.8
18.58
ROE (%) -8.17
DWCH's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1630 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.75 vs. DWCH: -8.17 )
DWCH' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -171.39   Max: 40.52
Current: -8.17

-171.39
40.52
ROA (%) -6.05
DWCH's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1690 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. DWCH: -6.05 )
DWCH' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -54.29   Max: 25.68
Current: -6.05

-54.29
25.68
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -1320.76
DWCH's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 1673 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 30.08 vs. DWCH: -1320.76 )
DWCH' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -1320.76   Max: 549.11
Current: -1320.76

-1320.76
549.11
Revenue Growth (%) 16.10
DWCH's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1401 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. DWCH: 16.10 )
DWCH' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -20.8   Max: 16.1
Current: 16.1

-20.8
16.1
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

DWCH Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Mariko Gordon 31,806 sh (+51.33%)
Jim Simons 320,900 sh (+9.97%)
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Q4 2013

DWCH Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Mariko Gordon 44,283 sh (+39.23%)
Jim Simons 343,500 sh (+7.04%)
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Q1 2014

DWCH Guru Trades in Q1 2014

George Soros 15,500 sh (New)
Mariko Gordon 40,695 sh (-8.1%)
Jim Simons 309,400 sh (-9.93%)
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Q2 2014

DWCH Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Mariko Gordon 60,302 sh (+48.18%)
George Soros Sold Out
Jim Simons 38,300 sh (-87.62%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with DWCH

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Mariko Gordon 2014-06-30 Add 48.18%0.01%$12.2 - $28.07 $ 13.19-13%60302
George Soros 2014-06-30 Sold Out $12.2 - $28.07 $ 13.19-13%0
George Soros 2014-03-31 New Buy$26.01 - $34.69 $ 13.19-57%15500
Mariko Gordon 2013-12-31 Add 39.23%0.02%$27.4 - $37.85 $ 13.19-60%44283
Mariko Gordon 2013-09-30 Add 51.33%0.01%$17.6 - $30.79 $ 13.19-44%31806
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Ratios

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P/B 1.50
DWCH's P/B is ranked higher than
81% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.95 vs. DWCH: 1.50 )
DWCH' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 15.32
Current: 1.5

0.58
15.32
P/S 3.40
DWCH's P/S is ranked higher than
52% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.37 vs. DWCH: 3.40 )
DWCH' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.26   Max: 8.37
Current: 3.4

0.26
8.37
EV-to-EBIT -4.88
DWCH's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
56% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 34.84 vs. DWCH: -4.88 )
DWCH' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.2   Max: 3278.3
Current: -4.88

2.2
3278.3
Current Ratio 5.20
DWCH's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 1308 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.04 vs. DWCH: 5.20 )
DWCH' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.72   Max: 5.74
Current: 5.2

0.72
5.74
Quick Ratio 5.20
DWCH's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
91% of the 1308 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.91 vs. DWCH: 5.20 )
DWCH' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.72   Max: 5.74
Current: 5.2

0.72
5.74

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 3.79
DWCH's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
97% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. DWCH: 3.79 )
DWCH' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 4.3   Max: 147.63
Current: 3.79

4.3
147.63
Price/Net Current Asset Value 3.31
DWCH's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
96% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. DWCH: 3.31 )
DWCH' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 3.37   Max: 555.5
Current: 3.31

3.37
555.5
Price/Tangible Book 2.44
DWCH's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
81% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.48 vs. DWCH: 2.44 )
DWCH' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 129
Current: 2.44

0.53
129
Price/DCF (Projected) 2.27
DWCH's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 8.28 vs. DWCH: 2.27 )
DWCH' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 59.05
Current: 2.27

0.3
59.05
Price/Median PS Value 2.95
DWCH's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
52% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. DWCH: 2.95 )
DWCH' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 6.63
Current: 2.95

0.11
6.63
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.10
DWCH's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
66% of the 1445 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. DWCH: 0.10 )
DWCH' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 45
Current: 0.1

0.1
45
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 0.28
DWCH's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1267 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. DWCH: 0.28 )
DWCH' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -24.5   Max: 22
Current: 0.28

-24.5
22

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application
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Datawatch Corporation is a Delaware corporation, and was founded in 1985. The company is engaged in the design, development, manufacture, marketing, and support of business computer software primarily for the information optimization and business service management markets to allow organizations to access and analyze information in a more meaningful fashion. It provides organizations the ability to integrate structured, unstructured and semi-structured sources such as reports, machine data, PDF files, HTML and EDI streams into these applications to provide a 360 degree perspective of the issues and opportunities that exist in their businesses. Its principal product lines are Information Optimization Solutions, including Monarch Professional, Datawatch Data Pump, Datawatch Enterprise Server, Datawatch Enterprise Server - Cloud, Datawatch RMS, Datawatch Report Manager on Demand, Datawatch Dashboards and iMergence; and Business Service Management Solutions, including Visual QSM and Visual HD. Monarch Professional, a desktop reporting and data analysis application that lets users extract and manipulate data from ASCII report files, PDF files or HTML files produced on any mainframe, midrange, client/server or PC system; Datawatch Data Pump, a data replication and migration tool that offers a shortcut for populating and refreshing data marts and data warehouses, for migrating legacy data into new applications and for providing automated delivery of reports in a variety of formats, such as Excel, via email; Datawatch Enterprise Server, an enterprise solution that provides web-enabled report storage, transformation and distribution including data analysis, visualization and MS Excel integration for easy to use and cost effective self-serve reporting and analytics; Datawatch Enterprise Server - Cloud, a cloud-based application that provides the same functionality as Datawatch Enterprise Server and which allows faster deployment with less expense and overhead; Datawatch RMS, a web-based report analysis solution that integrates with any existing enterprise report management or content management archiving solution; Datawatch Report Manager on Demand, a system for high-volume document capture, archiving, and online presentation; Datawatch Dashboards, an interactive dashboard solution that provides a visual overview of operational performance as well as the ability to monitor specific business processes and events; iMergence, an enterprise report mining system; Visual QSM, a fully internet-enabled IT service management solution that incorporates workflow and network management capabilities and provides web access to multiple databases via a standard browser; and Visual Help Desk or Visual HD, a web-based help desk and call center solution operating on the IBM Lotus Domino platform. The Company offers its enterprise products through perpetual licenses and subscription pricing models. It markets and sells its products and services through its d
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