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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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.13
ELNK's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
70% of the 485 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. ELNK: 0.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
ELNK' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.13  Med: 2.65 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.13
Equity to Asset 0.04
ELNK's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
94% of the 474 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. ELNK: 0.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
ELNK' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.27  Med: 0.62 Max: 0.86
Current: 0.04
-0.27
0.86
Interest Coverage 0.63
ELNK's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
96% of the 368 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.71 vs. ELNK: 0.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
ELNK' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 7.97 Max: N/A
Current: 0.63
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: -0.34
M-Score: -3.97
WACC vs ROIC
9.41%
6.16%
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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 2.77
ELNK's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
69% of the 481 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.98 vs. ELNK: 2.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
ELNK' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.36  Med: 5.43 Max: 25.99
Current: 2.77
-21.36
25.99
Net-margin (%) -2.33
ELNK's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
76% of the 483 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.89 vs. ELNK: -2.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
ELNK' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -43.43  Med: 0.47 Max: 39.67
Current: -2.33
-43.43
39.67
ROE (%) -63.57
ELNK's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
95% of the 460 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.88 vs. ELNK: -63.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
ELNK' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -122.32  Med: 1.02 Max: 50.7
Current: -63.57
-122.32
50.7
ROA (%) -3.25
ELNK's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
83% of the 490 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.69 vs. ELNK: -3.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
ELNK' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -41.34  Med: 0.52 Max: 29.9
Current: -3.25
-41.34
29.9
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 5.43
ELNK's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 484 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.61 vs. ELNK: 5.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
ELNK' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -61.86  Med: 51.73 Max: 505.75
Current: 5.43
-61.86
505.75
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -5.90
ELNK's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 418 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. ELNK: -5.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ELNK' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.2  Med: 3.80 Max: 103.3
Current: -5.9
-17.2
103.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -7.00
ELNK's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 358 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. ELNK: -7.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ELNK' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -32.9  Med: 7.90 Max: 58.3
Current: -7
-32.9
58.3
» ELNK's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-08-04)


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

ELNK Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 57,575 sh (+29.19%)
Joel Greenblatt 36,455 sh (+16.82%)
Chuck Royce 4,220,958 sh (+13.04%)
Jim Simons 4,473,000 sh (+6.52%)
Mario Gabelli 1,333,902 sh (-1.45%)
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Q2 2015

ELNK Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Joel Greenblatt 217,712 sh (+497.21%)
Paul Tudor Jones 116,015 sh (+101.50%)
Jim Simons 6,148,877 sh (+37.47%)
Mario Gabelli 1,273,650 sh (-4.52%)
Chuck Royce 3,892,358 sh (-7.78%)
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Q3 2015

ELNK Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Joel Greenblatt 1,943,059 sh (+792.49%)
Jim Simons 7,394,439 sh (+20.26%)
Paul Tudor Jones 135,886 sh (+17.13%)
Mario Gabelli 1,176,699 sh (-7.61%)
Chuck Royce 3,414,120 sh (-12.29%)
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Q4 2015

ELNK Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 8,014,439 sh (+8.38%)
Paul Tudor Jones 134,688 sh (-0.88%)
Mario Gabelli 1,143,399 sh (-2.83%)
Chuck Royce 3,062,630 sh (-10.30%)
Joel Greenblatt 1,559,593 sh (-19.74%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 27.47
ELNK's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
75% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.39 vs. ELNK: 27.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 18.09
ELNK's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
51% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.69 vs. ELNK: 18.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
ELNK' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.01  Med: 8.40 Max: 62.86
Current: 18.09
3.01
62.86
P/B 25.11
ELNK's P/B is ranked lower than
98% of the 455 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.18 vs. ELNK: 25.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
ELNK' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.84  Med: 1.81 Max: 39.41
Current: 25.11
0.84
39.41
P/S 0.59
ELNK's P/S is ranked higher than
81% of the 473 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. ELNK: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
ELNK' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.74 Max: 1.63
Current: 0.59
0.26
1.63
PFCF 8.73
ELNK's PFCF is ranked higher than
80% of the 230 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.91 vs. ELNK: 8.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
ELNK' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.91  Med: 10.03 Max: 115.14
Current: 8.73
2.91
115.14
POCF 3.88
ELNK's POCF is ranked higher than
80% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.32 vs. ELNK: 3.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
ELNK' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.2  Med: 4.98 Max: 12.87
Current: 3.88
2.2
12.87
EV-to-EBIT 51.03
ELNK's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
95% of the 357 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.07 vs. ELNK: 51.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
ELNK' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -333.6  Med: 6.00 Max: 447.6
Current: 51.03
-333.6
447.6
EV-to-EBITDA 5.12
ELNK's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
75% of the 401 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.36 vs. ELNK: 5.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
ELNK' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -39.2  Med: 4.50 Max: 16
Current: 5.12
-39.2
16
Current Ratio 1.17
ELNK's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
53% of the 467 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. ELNK: 1.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ELNK' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 1.89 Max: 5.33
Current: 1.17
0.32
5.33
Quick Ratio 1.17
ELNK's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
51% of the 467 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. ELNK: 1.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ELNK' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 1.89 Max: 5.33
Current: 1.17
0.32
5.33
Days Sales Outstanding 26.37
ELNK's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
78% of the 377 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 47.76 vs. ELNK: 26.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ELNK' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.37  Med: 26.79 Max: 35.32
Current: 26.37
10.37
35.32
Days Payable 8.81
ELNK's Days Payable is ranked lower than
89% of the 318 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 67.10 vs. ELNK: 8.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
ELNK' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.36  Med: 17.93 Max: 34.63
Current: 8.81
8.36
34.63

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 3.37
ELNK's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
51% of the 609 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.69 vs. ELNK: 3.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
ELNK' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.61  Med: 3.88 Max: 7.44
Current: 3.37
1.61
7.44
Forward Dividend Yield 3.31
ELNK's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
57% of the 553 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. ELNK: 3.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.50
ELNK's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
87% of the 713 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.36 vs. ELNK: 1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
ELNK' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 1.73 Max: 3.32
Current: 1.5
0.72
3.32
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.80
ELNK's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 295 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.10 vs. ELNK: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
ELNK' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -111.1  Med: 0.80 Max: 8.3
Current: 0.8
-111.1
8.3

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.37
ELNK's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
64% of the 222 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. ELNK: 1.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
ELNK' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.51 Max: 73.92
Current: 1.37
0.27
73.92
Price/Median PS Value 0.79
ELNK's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 420 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. ELNK: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
ELNK' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.30 Max: 10.79
Current: 0.79
0.4
10.79
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 5.74
ELNK's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. ELNK: 5.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
ELNK' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.89 Max: 14.2
Current: 5.74
0.27
14.2
Price/Graham Number 2.39
ELNK's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
54% of the 273 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. ELNK: 2.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
ELNK' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 1.17 Max: 8.35
Current: 2.39
0.34
8.35
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 1.89
ELNK's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 482 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. ELNK: 1.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
ELNK' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 14.10 Max: 51.2
Current: 1.89
0.2
51.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 30.51
ELNK's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 239 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.84 vs. ELNK: 30.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
ELNK' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 23.05 Max: 76.2
Current: 30.51
1.2
76.2

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $1097
EPS $ -0.42
Beta1.05
Short Percentage of Float4.37%
52-Week Range $4.74 - 9.86
Shares Outstanding(Mil)105.10

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 973 923
EPS($) -0.14 0.22
EPS without NRI($) -0.14 0.22

Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services
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EarthLink Holdings Corp was incorporated in 2013 as a Delaware corporation in connection with the Holding Company Reorganization. On December 31, 2013, through the creation of a new holding company structure, EarthLink, Inc. merged with EarthLink, LLC, which became a wholly-owned subsidiary of a new publicly traded parent company, EarthLink Holdings Corp. The Company together with its subsidiaries provides Communication and IT services, empowering businesses with a fully-managed, end-to-end communications, IT and virtualization portfolio including cloud computing, IT security, colocation, enterprise-class hosted applications, secure network connectivity and IT support services. The Company also operates an network including approximately 28,000 route miles of fiber, 90 metro fiber rings and eight secure enterprise-class data centers that provide data and voice IP service coverage in United States. The Company operates in two segments, Business Services and Consumer Services. The Company's Business Services segment provides a broad range of data, voice and IT services to retail and wholesale business customers, and its Consumer Services segment provides nationwide Internet access and related value-added services to residential customers. Its Business segments products & services includes; Data Services offering data and Internet services to business customers, including high-speed Internet access, dedicated Internet access and MPLS services; Voice Services offering voice services to business customers, including local, domestic and international switched access; IT Services offering cloud, data center, managed security, application and IT support services; Wholesale Services offers voice and data services to other communications carriers, to larger-scale providers of network capacity and to other businesses and Other Services lease server space and provide web hosting services. The Company's Consumer Services Segment products and services includes; Internet Access Services offering narrowband and broadband Internet access; Value-Added Services offering ancillary services sold as add-on features to Internet access services, such as security products, premium email only, home networking and email storage, among others. It faces competition from companies including AT&T, Inc., CenturyLink, Inc., MegaPath, Inc., Windstream Corporation, wireless and satellite service providers, Charter Communications, Inc., Comcast Corporation, AOL, Google and Yahoo and stand-alone VoIP providers. The Company's services are subject to varying degrees of federal, state and local regulation. The Company's EarthLink, EarthLink Business, EarthLink Carrier and PeoplePC trademarks are assets to business, and are registered trademarks in the United States.
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