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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 : 9/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
ENL's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
94% of the 261 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.79 vs. ENL: No Debt )
ENL' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: -0.61   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

-0.61
No Debt
Interest Coverage No Debt
ENL's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
74% of the 164 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 23.69 vs. ENL: No Debt )
ENL' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

0.58
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 102.72
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
ROE (%) 45.68
ENL's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 6.33 vs. ENL: 45.68 )
ENL' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -3.19   Max: 59.88
Current: 45.68

-3.19
59.88
ROA (%) 43.84
ENL's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 263 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.71 vs. ENL: 43.84 )
ENL' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -2.9   Max: 51.85
Current: 43.84

-2.9
51.85
EBITDA Growth (%) -14.70
ENL's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -6.50 vs. ENL: -14.70 )
ENL' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 37.8
Current: -14.7

0
37.8
EPS Growth (%) 20.80
ENL's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 168 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -3.10 vs. ENL: 20.80 )
ENL' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -45.7   Max: 97.9
Current: 20.8

-45.7
97.9
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

ENL Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Sarah Ketterer 146,466 sh (+14.03%)
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Q2 2013

ENL Guru Trades in Q2 2013

John Hussman 15,100 sh (New)
Sarah Ketterer 151,145 sh (+3.19%)
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Q3 2013

ENL Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Sarah Ketterer 189,977 sh (+25.69%)
John Hussman 15,100 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2013

ENL Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Sarah Ketterer 562,032 sh (+195.84%)
John Hussman 15,100 sh (unchged)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with ENL

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Hussman 2013-06-30 New Buy0.02%$32.21 - $34.38 $ 41.3724%15100
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 16.80
ENL's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
69% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 16.90 vs. ENL: 16.80 )
ENL' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 0   Max: 35.2
Current: 16.8

0
35.2
P/B 7.09
ENL's P/B is ranked lower than
65% of the 230 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. ENL: 7.09 )
ENL' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0   Max: 8
Current: 7.09

0
8
PFCF 755.00
ENL's PFCF is ranked lower than
64% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 12.71 vs. ENL: 755.00 )
ENL' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 0   Max: 791.3
Current: 755

0
791.3
EV-to-EBIT 15.81
ENL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
59% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 14.25 vs. ENL: 15.81 )
ENL' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 15.81

PEG 9.90
ENL's PEG is ranked lower than
54% of the 96 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.59 vs. ENL: 9.90 )
ENL' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0   Max: 20.3
Current: 9.9

0
20.3
Shiller P/E 24.16
ENL's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
63% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 23.21 vs. ENL: 24.16 )
ENL' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 0   Max: 30.2
Current: 24.16

0
30.2

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 2.50
ENL's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
54% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.88 vs. ENL: 2.50 )
ENL' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 2.5

Dividend Payout 0.44
ENL's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
74% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. ENL: 0.44 )
ENL' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 1.62
Current: 0.44

0.36
1.62
Dividend growth (3y) 5.30
ENL's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
76% of the 105 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. ENL: 5.30 )
ENL' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 32.8
Current: 5.3

0
32.8
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.00
ENL's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
56% of the 191 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.15 vs. ENL: 3.00 )
ENL' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 3

Share Buyback Rate 0.50
ENL's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
88% of the 187 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. ENL: 0.50 )
ENL' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 5.1   Max: -7.6
Current: 0.5

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 7.09
ENL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
74% of the 145 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. ENL: 7.09 )
ENL' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 4.72   Max: 11.38
Current: 7.09

4.72
11.38
Price/DCF (Projected) 35.11
ENL's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked lower than
70% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.72 vs. ENL: 35.11 )
ENL' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 2.66   Max: 54.45
Current: 35.11

2.66
54.45
Price/Graham Number 2.21
ENL's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
60% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. ENL: 2.21 )
ENL' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.69   Max: 10.96
Current: 2.21

1.69
10.96
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.30
ENL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
63% of the 222 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. ENL: 6.30 )
ENL' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0   Max: 8.2
Current: 6.3

0
8.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -15.29
ENL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
54% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 9.26 vs. ENL: -15.29 )
ENL' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: -15.29

Business Description

Industry: Publishing » Publishing
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Traded in other countries:REN.Netherlands, RDLSF.USA, ELVB.Germany, ELVA.Germany
Reed Elsevier NV operates as a provider of professional information solutions operating across several market segments: Scientific, Technical & Medical, providing information and tools to help its customers improve scientific and healthcare outcomes; Risk Solutions, providing tools that combine proprietary, public and third-party information, with advanced technology and analytics; Business Information, providing data services, information and marketing solutions to business professionals; Legal, providing legal, tax, regulatory news and business information to legal, corporate, government, and academic markets; and Exhibitions, organising exhibitions and conferences. Its main operations are in North America and Europe. The Companys businesses compete for subscription, circulation and transaction, and marketing expenditures in scientific and medical, risk, legal and business sectors. In Scientific, Technical & Medical markets, it provides information and tools to help customers improve scientific and healthcare outcomes. Elsevier is a leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information and serves scientists, health professionals and students worldwide. principal operations in Amsterdam, Beijing, Boston, Chennai, Delhi, London, Madrid, Munich, New York, Oxford, Paris, Philadelphia, Rio de Janeiro, St. Louis, San Diego, Singapore and Tokyo. LexisNexis Risk Solutions is a provider of solutions that combine proprietary, public and third-party information, with advanced technology and analytics. These solutions assist customers in evaluating, predicting and managing risk and improving operational effectiveness, predominantly in the US. Insurance Solutions provides a combination of data and analytics to property and casualty (P&C) personal and commercial insurance and life insurance carriers in the US to improve critical aspects of their business, from customer acquisition and underwriting to claims handling. Business Services provides financial institutions with risk management, identity management, fraud detection, credit risk management, and compliance solutions. Government Solutions provides data and analytics to US federal, state and local law enforcement and government agencies to help solve criminal and intelligence cases and to identify fraud, waste and abuse in government programmes. The Risk Solutions business also provides risk-related information to the legal industry through LexisNexis Legal &Professional. Reed Business Information ("RBI") provides data services, information and marketing solutions to business professionals across industries globally. It produces industry critical data services and generation tools, online community sites as well as business magazines with market positions in many sectors. The Company is subject to applicable privacy and consumer information laws and US federal and state and EU and member state regulation.

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