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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
vs
history
Cash to Debt 725.53
EVOL's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
69% of the 1620 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 27.13 vs. EVOL: 725.53 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 4286.25
Current: 725.53

0.25
4286.25
Equity to Asset 0.76
EVOL's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
81% of the 1591 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. EVOL: 0.76 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 0.84
Current: 0.76

0.2
0.84
Interest Coverage 252.05
EVOL's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
63% of the 1074 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 387.00 vs. EVOL: 252.05 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 1863.67
Current: 252.05

0.13
1863.67
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 5.40
M-Score: -2.85
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

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 20.09
EVOL's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1594 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.57 vs. EVOL: 20.09 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -54.18   Max: 24.48
Current: 20.09

-54.18
24.48
Net-margin (%) 15.17
EVOL's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1592 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. EVOL: 15.17 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -56.23   Max: 169.84
Current: 15.17

-56.23
169.84
ROE (%) 11.63
EVOL's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1553 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.88 vs. EVOL: 11.63 )
EVOL' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -210.61   Max: 72.26
Current: 11.63

-210.61
72.26
ROA (%) 8.81
EVOL's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1605 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.73 vs. EVOL: 8.81 )
EVOL' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -59.3   Max: 43.05
Current: 8.81

-59.3
43.05
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 1473.98
EVOL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 1589 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 31.80 vs. EVOL: 1473.98 )
EVOL' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -1226.83   Max: 1473.98
Current: 1473.98

-1226.83
1473.98
Revenue Growth (%) 0.30
EVOL's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1208 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. EVOL: 0.30 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -25.8   Max: 6.9
Current: 0.3

-25.8
6.9
EBITDA Growth (%) 87.30
EVOL's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. EVOL: 87.30 )
EVOL' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -50.3   Max: 87.3
Current: 87.3

-50.3
87.3
EPS Growth (%) -13.20
EVOL's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 899 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 8.80 vs. EVOL: -13.20 )
EVOL' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -50.8   Max: 101.4
Current: -13.2

-50.8
101.4
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 27.00
EVOL's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1124 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 23.60 vs. EVOL: 27.00 )
EVOL' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 1.82   Max: 113.47
Current: 27

1.82
113.47
P/B 3.13
EVOL's P/B is ranked higher than
53% of the 1505 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.45 vs. EVOL: 3.13 )
EVOL' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.73   Max: 18.1
Current: 3.13

0.73
18.1
P/S 4.15
EVOL's P/S is ranked lower than
70% of the 1660 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. EVOL: 4.15 )
EVOL' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 8.59
Current: 4.15

0.41
8.59
PFCF 12.28
EVOL's PFCF is ranked higher than
80% of the 874 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 19.60 vs. EVOL: 12.28 )
EVOL' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.17   Max: 295
Current: 12.28

3.17
295
EV-to-EBIT 17.64
EVOL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
58% of the 1286 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 17.42 vs. EVOL: 17.64 )
EVOL' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.1   Max: 2175.6
Current: 17.64

3.1
2175.6
PEG 0.30
EVOL's PEG is ranked higher than
96% of the 604 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. EVOL: 0.30 )
EVOL' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 85.51
Current: 0.3

0.3
85.51
Shiller P/E 10.21
EVOL's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
94% of the 617 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 29.33 vs. EVOL: 10.21 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 6.17   Max: 82.67
Current: 10.21

6.17
82.67

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 4.30
EVOL's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
85% of the 823 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. EVOL: 4.30 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.68   Max: 4.26
Current: 4.3

0.68
4.26
Dividend Payout 1.02
EVOL's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
67% of the 649 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.35 vs. EVOL: 1.02 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 1.13
Current: 1.02

0.05
1.13
Dividend growth (3y) 33.90
EVOL's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
93% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. EVOL: 33.90 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 33.9
Current: 33.9

0
33.9
Yield on cost (5-Year) 4.30
EVOL's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
82% of the 863 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. EVOL: 4.30 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.68   Max: 4.15
Current: 4.3

0.68
4.15
Share Buyback Rate -2.80
EVOL's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
65% of the 1059 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. EVOL: -2.80 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: -1.9   Max: -18.4
Current: -2.8

Valuation & Return

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industry
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Price/Net Cash 30.49
EVOL's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
71% of the 475 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 13.30 vs. EVOL: 30.49 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 11.18   Max: 73.89
Current: 30.49

11.18
73.89
Price/Net Current Asset Value 10.91
EVOL's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
52% of the 664 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 10.90 vs. EVOL: 10.91 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.42   Max: 20.15
Current: 10.91

1.42
20.15
Price/Tangible Book 7.24
EVOL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
65% of the 1230 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. EVOL: 7.24 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 14.53
Current: 7.24

0.57
14.53
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.55
EVOL's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
60% of the 743 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. EVOL: 1.55 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 4.19
Current: 1.55

0.32
4.19
Price/Median PS Value 2.04
EVOL's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
73% of the 1501 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. EVOL: 2.04 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.15   Max: 3.71
Current: 2.04

0.15
3.71
Price/Graham Number 2.95
EVOL's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
54% of the 903 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. EVOL: 2.95 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 41.6
Current: 2.95

0.58
41.6
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.70
EVOL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1328 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. EVOL: 5.70 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 32
Current: 5.7

0.1
32
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 2.92
EVOL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1009 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.44 vs. EVOL: 2.92 )
EVOL' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -6.9   Max: 25.5
Current: 2.92

-6.9
25.5

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application
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Evolving Systems, Inc. is a provider of software solutions and services to the wireless, wireline and cable markets. It offers software products and solutions in four core areas: Service activation solutions; SIM card activation and management solutions; connected device solutions; and Billing mediation solutions. Service activation solutions used to activate complex bundles of voice, video and data services for traditional and next generation wireless, wireline and cable networks; SIM card activation and management solutions that improve the end user experience and dynamically allocate and assign resources to a wireless device when it is first used; Connected device solutions used to manage and activate machine-to-machine or M2M devices such as e-readers, smart meters, gaming consoles as well as other SIM-based industry specific devices; and Billing mediation solutions that support the data collection for service assurance and billing applications. Its products support traditional and next generation network technologies, convergent service offerings, and advanced wireless and other broadband networks. The Company's products support traditional and next generation network technologies, convergent service offerings, and advanced wireless and other broadband networks. It maintains long-standing relationships with many major carriers worldwide. Included among its more than 50 network operator customers are many tier-1 wireless carriers, including two of the world's largest wireless carriers headquartered outside of North America. The Company's main competitors in service activation are Oracle, Comptel, Intec and Synchronoss Technologies.

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