Switch to:

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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 145.28
ELLI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
70% of the 1684 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 24.11 vs. ELLI: 145.28 )
ELLI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 142.19   Max: 18772.8
Current: 145.28

142.19
18772.8
Equity to Asset 0.91
ELLI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
97% of the 1630 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. ELLI: 0.91 )
ELLI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.64   Max: 0.92
Current: 0.91

-0.64
0.92
Interest Coverage 139.66
ELLI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
60% of the 1030 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 704.34 vs. ELLI: 139.66 )
ELLI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 45.22   Max: 9999.99
Current: 139.66

45.22
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 24.18
M-Score: -2.47
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

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 14.67
ELLI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1596 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.62 vs. ELLI: 14.67 )
ELLI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -4.1   Max: 20.81
Current: 14.67

-4.1
20.81
Net-margin (%) 9.79
ELLI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1595 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. ELLI: 9.79 )
ELLI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -3.15   Max: 19.11
Current: 9.79

-3.15
19.11
ROE (%) 6.08
ELLI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1559 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. ELLI: 6.08 )
ELLI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 1.53   Max: 11.66
Current: 6.08

1.53
11.66
ROA (%) 5.50
ELLI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1614 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.56 vs. ELLI: 5.50 )
ELLI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -2.01   Max: 10.49
Current: 5.5

-2.01
10.49
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 147.86
ELLI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1594 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 34.51 vs. ELLI: 147.86 )
ELLI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -27.94   Max: 223.19
Current: 147.86

-27.94
223.19
Revenue Growth (%) 21.40
ELLI's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1378 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. ELLI: 21.40 )
ELLI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 21.4
Current: 21.4

0
21.4
EBITDA Growth (%) 74.30
ELLI's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1105 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.80 vs. ELLI: 74.30 )
ELLI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 74.3
Current: 74.3

0
74.3
EPS Growth (%) 106.50
ELLI's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1064 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. ELLI: 106.50 )
ELLI' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 106.5
Current: 106.5

0
106.5
» ELLI's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

» Details

Guru Trades

Q2 2013

ELLI Guru Trades in Q2 2013

PRIMECAP Management 717,900 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 225,600 sh (+306.49%)
Joel Greenblatt 20,061 sh (+14.04%)
Jim Simons 352,500 sh (-38.9%)
Paul Tudor Jones 14,500 sh (-56.06%)
Steven Cohen 1,914 sh (-90.62%)
» More
Q3 2013

ELLI Guru Trades in Q3 2013

PRIMECAP Management 1,180,514 sh (+64.44%)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Chuck Royce 188,000 sh (-16.67%)
Jim Simons 160,700 sh (-54.41%)
» More
Q4 2013

ELLI Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 41,780 sh (New)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 40,000 sh (New)
Columbia Wanger 949,588 sh (New)
PRIMECAP Management 2,044,900 sh (+73.22%)
Chuck Royce 188,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
» More
Q1 2014

ELLI Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 40,500 sh (New)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 65,000 sh (+62.5%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,921,735 sh (+42.88%)
Columbia Wanger 1,117,900 sh (+17.72%)
Chuck Royce 188,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
» More
» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with ELLI

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
PRIMECAP Management 2014-03-31 Add 42.88%0.03%$24.63 - $31.88 $ 28.83%2921735
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2014-03-31 Add 62.5%$24.63 - $31.88 $ 28.83%65000
PRIMECAP Management 2013-12-31 Add 73.22%0.03%$22.51 - $32.75 $ 28.82%2044900
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-12-31 New Buy$22.51 - $32.75 $ 28.82%40000
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.02%$23.49 - $31.85 $ 28.83%0
PRIMECAP Management 2013-09-30 Add 64.44%0.02%$23.49 - $31.85 $ 28.83%1180514
PRIMECAP Management 2013-06-30 New Buy0.02%$21.67 - $26.02 $ 28.822%717900
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 New Buy0.02%$18.94 - $28.06 $ 28.827%17591
Premium More recent guru trades are included for Premium Members only!!
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Guru Investment Theses on Ellie Mae Inc

Baron Funds Comments on Ellie Mae Inc. - Feb 26, 2014

Ellie Mae, Inc. (ELLI), the provider of cloud based software services to the mortgage industry, stumbled badly after the mortgage market was softer than expected. We sold the position (at a 27% loss) after we realized that the correlation of its revenues to mortgage volumes was much higher than we had originally modeled.



From Ron Baron (Trades, Portfolio)'s Baron Funds fourth quarter 2013 letter to shareholders.

Check out Ron Baron latest stock trades

Top Ranked Articles about Ellie Mae Inc

Baron Funds Comments on Ellie Mae Inc.
Ellie Mae, Inc. (ELLI), the provider of cloud based software services to the mortgage industry, stumbled badly after the mortgage market was softer than expected. We sold the position (at a 27% loss) after we realized that the correlation of its revenues to mortgage volumes was much higher than we had originally modeled. Read more...

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 88.10
ELLI's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1826 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 50.90 vs. ELLI: 88.10 )
ELLI' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 24.38   Max: 98.78
Current: 88.1

24.38
98.78
P/B 3.76
ELLI's P/B is ranked higher than
61% of the 1826 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.99 vs. ELLI: 3.76 )
ELLI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.26   Max: 6.82
Current: 3.76

1.26
6.82
P/S 6.64
ELLI's P/S is ranked lower than
54% of the 1826 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.41 vs. ELLI: 6.64 )
ELLI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.98   Max: 8.71
Current: 6.64

0.98
8.71
PFCF 60.00
ELLI's PFCF is ranked higher than
72% of the 1826 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 154.41 vs. ELLI: 60.00 )
ELLI' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 20.13   Max: 67.7
Current: 60

20.13
67.7
EV-to-EBIT 49.92
ELLI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
66% of the 1826 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 35.24 vs. ELLI: 49.92 )
ELLI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 12.9   Max: 101
Current: 49.92

12.9
101
Current Ratio 4.96
ELLI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 1659 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.92 vs. ELLI: 4.96 )
ELLI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 2.1   Max: 6.59
Current: 4.96

2.1
6.59
Quick Ratio 4.96
ELLI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
91% of the 1659 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. ELLI: 4.96 )
ELLI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 2.1   Max: 6.59
Current: 4.96

2.1
6.59

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Net Cash 14.85
ELLI's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
86% of the 1826 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ELLI: 14.85 )
ELLI' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 4.32   Max: 69.5
Current: 14.85

4.32
69.5
Price/Net Current Asset Value 12.46
ELLI's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
82% of the 1826 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ELLI: 12.46 )
ELLI' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 3.83   Max: 21.18
Current: 12.46

3.83
21.18
Price/Tangible Book 5.24
ELLI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
68% of the 1826 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.54 vs. ELLI: 5.24 )
ELLI' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 3.01   Max: 12.08
Current: 5.24

3.01
12.08
Price/Median PS Value 1.18
ELLI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
67% of the 1826 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. ELLI: 1.18 )
ELLI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 1.33
Current: 1.18

0.2
1.33
Price/Graham Number 4.45
ELLI's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
70% of the 1826 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9.26 vs. ELLI: 4.45 )
ELLI' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 2.36   Max: 4.46
Current: 4.45

2.36
4.46
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 2.00
ELLI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1390 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. ELLI: 2.00 )
ELLI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1   Max: 7.8
Current: 2

1
7.8

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application
Compare: » details
Traded in other countries:7EM.Germany
Ellie Mae Inc was originally incorporated in California in August 1997. It reincorporated in Delaware in November 2009. The Company is an electronic mortgage origination network in the United States. The Company's network and the technology-enabled solutions provides help streamline and automates the mortgage origination process, increasing efficiency, facilitating regulatory compliance and reducing documentation errors for its network participants. The Ellie Mae Network electronically connects approximately 55,000 mortgage professionals to the mortgage lenders, investors and service providers integral to the origination and funding of residential mortgages. For mortgage originators, it provides Encompass software, a comprehensive operating system that handles key business and management functions involved in running a mortgage origination business, and serves as a gateway to the Ellie Mae Network. Mortgage originatoIts network and the technology-enabled solutions provides help streamline and automates the mortgage origination processrs use Encompass as a single tool for loan processing, marketing, customer communication and to interact electronically with lenders, investors and service providers over the Ellie Mae Network. The Company also offer Encompass users a variety of additional services, including automated preparation of the disclosure and closing documents borrowers must sign to obtain a loan, electronic document management and websites used for customer relationship management. For the lenders, investors and service providers on its network, it provides electronic connectivity that allows them to do business with a significant percentage of the mortgage origination professionals in the United States. Ellie Mae, the Ellie Mae logo, Encompass, Encompass360, Ellie Mae Network, Ellie Mae Network Plus, Encompass CenterWise, Encompass Closer, Mavent and other trademarks or service marks of Ellie Mae appearing in this prospectus are the property of Ellie Mae.
» More Articles for ELLI

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Baron Funds Comments on Ellie Mae Inc. Feb 26 2014 
Becoming a Privately Held Company – The AsiaInfo-Linkage Case Dec 26 2013 
comment on ELLI Jan 01 2013 

More From Other Websites
CORRECTING and REPLACING Ellie Mae Launches New Consumer Direct Solution for Lenders Jul 24 2014
CORRECTING and REPLACING Ellie Mae Launches New Consumer Direct Solution for Lenders Jul 24 2014
Ellie Mae Launches New Consumer Direct Solution for Lenders Jul 23 2014
Ellie Mae Launches New Consumer Direct Solution for Lenders Jul 23 2014
Ditech Selects Ellie Mae’s Encompass Mortgage Management Solution Jul 22 2014
Ditech Selects Ellie Mae’s Encompass Mortgage Management Solution Jul 22 2014
ELLIE MAE INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct... Jul 21 2014
Ellie Mae to Expand into New Headquarters Site Jul 21 2014
Ellie Mae to Expand into New Headquarters Site Jul 21 2014
ELLIE MAE INC Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year,... Jul 17 2014
Ellie Mae Releases June 2014 Origination Insight Report Jul 17 2014
Ellie Mae Releases June 2014 Origination Insight Report Jul 17 2014
Ellie Mae to Report Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results on July 31, 2014 Jul 15 2014
Ellie Mae to Report Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results on July 31, 2014 Jul 15 2014
Ellie Mae’s Jonas Moe Named as One of the HousingWire Rising Stars Jul 14 2014
Ellie Mae’s Jonas Moe Named as One of the HousingWire Rising Stars Jul 14 2014
Homeward Residential Joins Ellie Mae’s Total Quality Loan Program Jul 09 2014
Homeward Residential Joins Ellie Mae’s Total Quality Loan Program Jul 09 2014
Ellie Mae Launches RESPA-TILA Readiness Initiative Jul 08 2014
Ellie Mae Launches RESPA-TILA Readiness Initiative Jul 08 2014

Personalized Checklist








Within your circle of competence?
Macro economic environment favorable?
High quality business?
Enough margin of safety with stocks?
Gurus are buying?
Insiders are buying?
Management capable and shareholder friendly?
Catalyst for stock price to appreciate?
Your level of confidence with the research?

Add Notes, Comments or Ask Questions

User Comments

No comment yet

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
Free 7-day Trial
FEEDBACK
Email Hide