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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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.25
FCN's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
54% of the 976 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. FCN: 0.25 )
FCN' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.25

Equity to Asset 0.46
FCN's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
62% of the 946 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. FCN: 0.46 )
FCN' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 0.84
Current: 0.46

0.27
0.84
Interest Coverage 1.59
FCN's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
67% of the 663 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 24.18 vs. FCN: 1.59 )
FCN' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.04   Max: 27.5
Current: 1.59

1.04
27.5
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 2.37
M-Score: -2.77
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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 7.84
FCN's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 968 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.23 vs. FCN: 7.84 )
FCN' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 3.74   Max: 30.3
Current: 7.84

3.74
30.3
Net-margin (%) 2.90
FCN's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 968 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.08 vs. FCN: 2.90 )
FCN' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -2.35   Max: 16.58
Current: 2.9

-2.35
16.58
ROE (%) 4.72
FCN's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 927 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.95 vs. FCN: 4.72 )
FCN' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -3.4   Max: 19.92
Current: 4.72

-3.4
19.92
ROA (%) 2.16
FCN's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 980 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.94 vs. FCN: 2.16 )
FCN' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -1.58   Max: 13.17
Current: 2.16

-1.58
13.17
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 33.80
FCN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 971 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 28.41 vs. FCN: 33.80 )
FCN' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 22.53   Max: 267.87
Current: 33.8

22.53
267.87
Revenue Growth (%) 12.80
FCN's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 821 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. FCN: 12.80 )
FCN' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -3.9   Max: 30.1
Current: 12.8

-3.9
30.1
EBITDA Growth (%) -11.90
FCN's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 677 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. FCN: -11.90 )
FCN' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -22.2   Max: 42
Current: -11.9

-22.2
42
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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

FCN Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 30,872 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,386 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 306,520 sh (+111.82%)
Third Avenue Management 486,340 sh (+27.41%)
Jeremy Grantham 8,682 sh (+23.78%)
Wallace Weitz 300,266 sh (-26.85%)
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Q1 2014

FCN Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Third Avenue Management 969,135 sh (+99.27%)
Joel Greenblatt 475,542 sh (+55.14%)
Wallace Weitz 318,842 sh (+6.19%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
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Q2 2014

FCN Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Third Avenue Management 905,782 sh (-6.54%)
Wallace Weitz 19,485 sh (-93.89%)
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Q3 2014

FCN Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Dodge & Cox 6,570 sh (New)
Third Avenue Management 905,782 sh (unchged)
Wallace Weitz 9,000 sh (-53.81%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with FCN

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Wallace Weitz 2014-09-30 Reduce -53.81%0.01%$34.91 - $38.01 $ 39.517%9000
Dodge & Cox 2014-09-30 New Buy$34.91 - $38.01 $ 39.517%6570
Wallace Weitz 2014-06-30 Reduce -93.89%0.32%$29.3 - $38.01 $ 39.5120%19485
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Sold Out 0.24%$29.3 - $38.01 $ 39.5120%0
Third Avenue Management 2014-03-31 Add 99.27%0.31%$28.51 - $41.76 $ 39.5112%969135
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add 55.14%0.09%$28.51 - $41.76 $ 39.5112%475542
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add 111.82%0.16%$37.11 - $46.11 $ 39.51-5%306520
Wallace Weitz 2013-12-31 Reduce -26.85%0.16%$37.11 - $46.11 $ 39.51-5%300266
Third Avenue Management 2013-12-31 Add 27.41%0.08%$37.11 - $46.11 $ 39.51-5%486340
Wallace Weitz 2013-09-30 Add 122.85%0.32%$32.3 - $38.42 $ 39.5112%410502
Third Avenue Management 2013-09-30 New Buy0.28%$32.3 - $38.42 $ 39.5112%381698
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Add 159.67%0.11%$32.3 - $38.42 $ 39.5112%144709
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 New Buy0.08%$31.2 - $38.17 $ 39.5113%55727
Wallace Weitz 2012-12-31 Add 20.06%0.05%$24.82 - $33.44 $ 39.5137%189004
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.03%$24.82 - $33.44 $ 39.5137%0
Wallace Weitz 2012-09-30 Add 842.85%0.18%$23.11 - $29.79 $ 39.5150%157419
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Reduce -66.25%0.11%$27.68 - $37.99 $ 39.5120%17934
Wallace Weitz 2012-06-30 New Buy0.02%$27.68 - $37.99 $ 39.5120%16696
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add 687.61%0.15%$37.71 - $44.22 $ 39.512%53140
Joel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Reduce -46.2%0.04%$34.14 - $38.39 $ 39.519%8414
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 31.90
FCN's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 33.80 vs. FCN: 31.90 )
FCN' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 9.67   Max: 40.34
Current: 31.9

9.67
40.34
P/B 1.50
FCN's P/B is ranked higher than
80% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.41 vs. FCN: 1.50 )
FCN' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.84   Max: 4.32
Current: 1.5

0.84
4.32
P/S 0.90
FCN's P/S is ranked higher than
76% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. FCN: 0.90 )
FCN' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.62   Max: 3.18
Current: 0.9

0.62
3.18
PFCF 26.50
FCN's PFCF is ranked higher than
78% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 187.82 vs. FCN: 26.50 )
FCN' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 6.74   Max: 480.83
Current: 26.5

6.74
480.83
EV-to-EBIT 15.72
FCN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
72% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.99 vs. FCN: 15.72 )
FCN' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.3   Max: 158.2
Current: 15.72

6.3
158.2
Shiller P/E 30.70
FCN's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
83% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FCN: 30.70 )
FCN' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 11.11   Max: 47.18
Current: 30.7

11.11
47.18
Current Ratio 2.48
FCN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
84% of the 965 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. FCN: 2.48 )
FCN' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 5.59
Current: 2.48

0.61
5.59
Quick Ratio 2.48
FCN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 965 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. FCN: 2.48 )
FCN' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 5.48
Current: 2.48

0.61
5.48

Valuation & Return

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history
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.62
FCN's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
93% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.45 vs. FCN: 0.62 )
FCN' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.42   Max: 6.99
Current: 0.62

0.42
6.99
Price/Median PS Value 0.56
FCN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. FCN: 0.56 )
FCN' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 2.65
Current: 0.56

0.14
2.65
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.30
FCN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
69% of the 960 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. FCN: 6.30 )
FCN' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 16
Current: 6.3

0.6
16
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -8.60
FCN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
54% of the 739 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.67 vs. FCN: -8.60 )
FCN' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -8.2   Max: 27.6
Current: -8.6

-8.2
27.6

Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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FTI Consulting Inc is a Maryland corporation, which was incorporated in 1982. The Company is a business advisory firm that helps organizations to protect the enterprise value. The Company work closely with its clients to help them anticipate, understand, manage and overcome complex business matters arising from such factors as the economy, financial and credit markets, governmental regulation and legislation and litigation. It assists clients in addressing a broad range of business challenges, such as restructuring (including bankruptcy), financing and credit issues and indebtedness, interim business management, forensic accounting and litigation matters, international arbitrations, M&A, antitrust and competition matters, e-discovery, management and retrieval of electronically stored information, reputation management and strategic communications. The Company also provides services to help its clients take advantage of economic, regulatory, financial and other business opportunities. The Company operates through five business segments namely Corporate Finance/Restructuring, Forensic and Litigation Consulting, Economic Consulting, Technology and Strategic Communications. The Corporate Finance/Restructuring strategic, operational, financial and capital needs of businesses around the world and provides consulting and advisory services on a wide range of areas, such as restructuring (including bankruptcy), interim management, financings, M&A, post-acquisition integration, valuations, tax issues and performance improvement. Forensic and Litigation Consulting segment provides law firms, companies, government clients and other interested parties with dispute advisory, investigations, forensic accounting, business intelligence assessments, data analytics and risk mitigation services, as well as interim management and performance improvement services for its health solutions practice clients. The Economic Consulting segment provides law firms, companies, government entities and other interested parties with analysis of complex economic issues for use in legal, regulatory and international arbitration proceedings, strategic decision making and public policy debates in the U.S. and around the world. Technology segment provides e-discovery and information management consulting, software and services to its clients. It provides products, services and consulting to companies, law firms, courts and government agencies worldwide. Its comprehensive suite of software and services help clients locate, review and produce ESI, including e-mail, computer files, voicemail, instant messaging and financial and transactional data. Strategic Communications segment provides advice and consulting services relating to financial and corporate communications and investor relations, reputation management and brand communications, public affairs, business consulting and digital design and marketing. The Companys trademarks include Ringtail (r), Attenex(r), and Ac
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