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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 : 4/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
FBRC's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
97% of the 631 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FBRC: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
FBRC' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.18
FBRC's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
82% of the 617 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. FBRC: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
FBRC' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 0.67 Max: 0.88
Current: 0.18
0.17
0.88
F-Score: 2
WACC vs ROIC
9.65%
-13.65%
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 : 2/10

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history
Operating margin (%) -21.58
FBRC's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 661 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 14.28 vs. FBRC: -21.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
FBRC' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -75.3  Med: -0.51 Max: 22.04
Current: -21.58
-75.3
22.04
Net-margin (%) -9.35
FBRC's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 663 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 11.83 vs. FBRC: -9.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
FBRC' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -73.97  Med: -0.81 Max: 35.76
Current: -9.35
-73.97
35.76
ROE (%) -4.73
FBRC's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 665 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. FBRC: -4.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
FBRC' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -48.05  Med: -0.81 Max: 35.02
Current: -4.73
-48.05
35.02
ROA (%) -0.91
FBRC's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 679 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. FBRC: -0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
FBRC' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -27.64  Med: -0.02 Max: 24.98
Current: -0.91
-27.64
24.98
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 18.00
FBRC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 519 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. FBRC: 18.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
FBRC' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.8  Med: -13.40 Max: 342
Current: 18
-28.8
342
» FBRC's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-16)


Revenue & Net Income
Equity & Asset
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

FBRC Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Richard Snow 164,232 sh (+76.18%)
Paul Tudor Jones 10,673 sh (+1.89%)
NWQ Managers 827,752 sh (-2.52%)
Chuck Royce 298,801 sh (-4.81%)
Jim Simons 27,675 sh (-14.52%)
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Q3 2015

FBRC Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 10,554 sh (-1.11%)
NWQ Managers 796,793 sh (-3.74%)
Richard Snow 155,966 sh (-5.03%)
Chuck Royce 223,901 sh (-25.07%)
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Q4 2015

FBRC Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Richard Snow 175,786 sh (+12.71%)
NWQ Managers 801,397 sh (+0.58%)
Paul Tudor Jones 10,554 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 172,217 sh (-23.08%)
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Q1 2016

FBRC Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 11,200 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 10,554 sh (unchged)
NWQ Managers 772,880 sh (-3.56%)
Chuck Royce 157,217 sh (-8.71%)
Richard Snow 124,652 sh (-29.09%)
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Business Description

Industry: Brokers & Exchanges » Capital Markets
Compare:XSWX:BBN, STC:HCM, BOM:531723, KUW:KINV, HKSE:00812, FRA:BBH » details
FBR & Co is a full-service investment banking and institutional brokerage firm. The Company through its subsidiary provides capital raising services, financial advisory services, and institutional sales and trading services.

FBR & Co is a full-service investment banking, institutional brokerage and asset management firm with a customer-focused and new approach to meeting its clients' needs. In addition, it makes main investments, including merchant banking investments, with its own capital. The Company has focused its business on providing: capital raising services, including underwriting and placement of public and private equity and debt; financial advisory services, including merger and acquisition advisory, restructuring, recapitalization and strategic alternative analysis; institutional sales and trading services; research coverage; asset management services through a group of proprietary mutual funds, hedge funds and funds of funds; private wealth management services to high net worth individuals, families, foundations, pension funds, endowments and other private entities; and proprietary investment returns to its shareholders through merchant banking and other direct investments that it makes utilizing its own capital. The Company focuses its capital markets business in seven industry sectors: consumer, diversified industrials, energy and natural resources, financial institutions, insurance, real estate, and technology, media and telecommunications. Its business comprises three separate segments: capital markets, which includes investment banking and institutional brokerage - sales, trading, and research; asset management, which includes private wealth management; and principal investing, which includes merchant banking.

Top Ranked Articles about FBR & Co

CEO of Financial Firm Buys Company Shares FBR & Co. reported losses of 59 cents per share
Richard Hendrix (Insider Trades), CEO and president of FBR & Co. (FBRC), bought 2,500 shares of the company on Feb. 18. The average price per share was $15.87 for a total transaction cost of $39,675. FBR provides investment banking, merger and acquisition advisory, institutional brokerage and research services. Read more...

Ratios

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Forward P/E 39.22
FBRC's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
95% of the 65 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 14.41 vs. FBRC: 39.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 0.71
FBRC's P/B is ranked higher than
64% of the 649 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. FBRC: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
FBRC' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 0.81 Max: 2.26
Current: 0.71
0.42
2.26
P/S 1.38
FBRC's P/S is ranked higher than
71% of the 630 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 3.39 vs. FBRC: 1.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
FBRC' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 1.33 Max: 3.7
Current: 1.38
0.63
3.7

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 4.28
FBRC's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
62% of the 462 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 3.22 vs. FBRC: 4.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
FBRC' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 2.18 Max: 4.15
Current: 4.28
0.91
4.15
Forward Dividend Yield 4.16
FBRC's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
58% of the 428 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 3.46 vs. FBRC: 4.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 4.15
FBRC's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
55% of the 548 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 3.52 vs. FBRC: 4.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
FBRC' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 2.18 Max: 4.15
Current: 4.15
0.91
4.15
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 15.20
FBRC's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
98% of the 304 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: -2.10 vs. FBRC: 15.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
FBRC' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.8  Med: 2.90 Max: 15.2
Current: 15.2
-12.8
15.2

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.75
FBRC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
62% of the 613 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. FBRC: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
FBRC' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51  Med: 0.84 Max: 2.17
Current: 0.75
0.51
2.17
Price/Projected FCF 0.64
FBRC's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
65% of the 218 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. FBRC: 0.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
FBRC' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.82 Max: 34.17
Current: 0.64
0.6
34.17
Price/Median PS Value 1.08
FBRC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
70% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. FBRC: 1.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
FBRC' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.02 Max: 2.61
Current: 1.08
0.5
2.61
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -28.43
FBRC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 650 Companies
in the Global Capital Markets industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. FBRC: -28.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
FBRC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -27.22  Med: 29.50 Max: 2320
Current: -28.43
-27.22
2320

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $111.2
EPS (TTM) $ -1.42
Beta1.04
Short Percentage of Float3.11%
52-Week Range $15.51 - 25.07
Shares Outstanding (Mil)7.31

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 134 145
EPS ($) -0.09 0.49
EPS without NRI ($) -0.09 0.49
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
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