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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.13
FCN's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
59% of the 1002 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. FCN: 0.13 )
FCN' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.13

Equity to Asset 0.47
FCN's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
63% of the 986 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. FCN: 0.47 )
FCN' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 0.84
Current: 0.47

0.27
0.84
Interest Coverage 1.59
FCN's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
64% of the 704 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.25 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: 5
Z-Score: 2.22
M-Score: -2.55
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
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 3.21
FCN's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1002 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.96 vs. FCN: 3.21 )
FCN' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 3.74   Max: 30.3
Current: 3.21

3.74
30.3
Net-margin (%) -1.31
FCN's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1002 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.69 vs. FCN: -1.31 )
FCN' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -2.35   Max: 16.58
Current: -1.31

-2.35
16.58
ROE (%) -2.02
FCN's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 972 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.02 vs. FCN: -2.02 )
FCN' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -3.46   Max: 25.93
Current: -2.02

-3.46
25.93
ROA (%) -0.94
FCN's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 1016 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.27 vs. FCN: -0.94 )
FCN' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -1.63   Max: 11.3
Current: -0.94

-1.63
11.3
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 11.64
FCN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1012 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 31.39 vs. FCN: 11.64 )
FCN' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 20.53   Max: 240.45
Current: 11.64

20.53
240.45
Revenue Growth (%) 12.80
FCN's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 874 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. FCN: 12.80 )
FCN' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -6.6   Max: 34.2
Current: 12.8

-6.6
34.2
EBITDA Growth (%) -10.70
FCN's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 711 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. FCN: -10.70 )
FCN' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -22.2   Max: 42
Current: -10.7

-22.2
42
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

FCN Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Third Avenue Management 381,698 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 7,014 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 144,709 sh (+159.67%)
Wallace Weitz 410,502 sh (+122.85%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q4 2013

FCN Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 8,386 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 30,872 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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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 2014-06-30 Reduce -93.89%0.32%$29.3 - $38.01 $ 36.8312%19485
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Sold Out 0.24%$29.3 - $38.01 $ 36.8312%0
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add 55.14%0.09%$28.51 - $41.76 $ 36.834%475542
Wallace Weitz 2013-12-31 Reduce -26.85%0.16%$37.11 - $46.11 $ 36.83-12%300266
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add 111.82%0.16%$37.11 - $46.11 $ 36.83-12%306520
Wallace Weitz 2013-09-30 Add 122.85%0.32%$32.3 - $38.42 $ 36.834%410502
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Add 159.67%0.11%$32.3 - $38.42 $ 36.834%144709
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 New Buy0.08%$31.2 - $38.17 $ 36.836%55727
Wallace Weitz 2012-12-31 Add 20.06%0.05%$24.82 - $33.44 $ 36.8328%189004
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.03%$24.82 - $33.44 $ 36.8328%0
Wallace Weitz 2012-09-30 Add 842.85%0.18%$23.11 - $29.79 $ 36.8340%157419
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Reduce -66.25%0.11%$27.68 - $37.99 $ 36.8312%17934
Wallace Weitz 2012-06-30 New Buy0.02%$27.68 - $37.99 $ 36.8312%16696
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add 687.61%0.15%$37.71 - $44.22 $ 36.83-5%53140
Joel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Reduce -46.2%0.04%$34.14 - $38.39 $ 36.832%8414
Joel Greenblatt 2011-06-30 Reduce -39.69%0.12%$36.39 - $40.48 $ 36.83-2%15638
George Soros 2011-06-30 Sold Out $36.39 - $40.48 $ 36.83-2%0
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/B 1.40
FCN's P/B is ranked higher than
82% of the 1098 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.07 vs. FCN: 1.40 )
FCN' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.84   Max: 4.32
Current: 1.4

0.84
4.32
P/S 0.90
FCN's P/S is ranked higher than
77% of the 1098 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.54 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 29.00
FCN's PFCF is ranked higher than
75% of the 1098 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 45.30 vs. FCN: 29.00 )
FCN' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.63   Max: 480.83
Current: 29

5.63
480.83
EV-to-EBIT 39.07
FCN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
59% of the 1098 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.32 vs. FCN: 39.07 )
FCN' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 5.2   Max: 158.2
Current: 39.07

5.2
158.2
Shiller P/E 28.70
FCN's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
84% of the 1098 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FCN: 28.70 )
FCN' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 11.11   Max: 46.87
Current: 28.7

11.11
46.87
Current Ratio 2.54
FCN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. FCN: 2.54 )
FCN' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 5.59
Current: 2.54

0.61
5.59
Quick Ratio 2.54
FCN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
84% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. FCN: 2.54 )
FCN' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 5.48
Current: 2.54

0.61
5.48

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.60
FCN's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
94% of the 1098 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.04 vs. FCN: 0.60 )
FCN' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.42   Max: 5.67
Current: 0.6

0.42
5.67
Price/Median PS Value 0.50
FCN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
96% of the 1098 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. FCN: 0.50 )
FCN' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 2.75
Current: 0.5

0.14
2.75
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 2.60
FCN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
54% of the 906 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. FCN: 2.60 )
FCN' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 19
Current: 2.6

0.6
19
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -9.57
FCN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
52% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.86 vs. FCN: -9.57 )
FCN' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -8.2   Max: 27.3
Current: -9.57

-8.2
27.3

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 dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value in difficult and increasingly complex economic, legal and regulatory environments. Its experienced team of professionals includes many individuals who are widely recognized as experts in their respective fields. The Company operates through five business segments: Corporate Finance/Restructuring, Forensic and Litigation Consulting, Economic Consulting, Technology and Strategic Communications. Its Corporate Finance/Restructuring segment focuses on strategic, operational, financial and capital needs of businesses around the world. The Company addresses the full spectrum of financial and transactional challenges facing its clients, which include companies, boards of directors, private equity sponsors, banks, lenders and other financing sources and creditor groups, as well as other parties-in-interest. It advise on a wide range of areas, including restructuring (including bankruptcy), financings, claims management, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), post-acquisition integration, valuations, tax issues and performance improvement. The Company also provides expert witness testimony, bankruptcy and insolvency litigation support and trustee and examiner services. It's Forensic and Litigation Consulting segment provides law firms, companies, government clients and other interested parties with dispute advisory, investigations, forensic accounting, business intelligence assessments and risk mitigation services. It assist its clients in all phases of government and regulatory investigations, inquiries and litigation, regardless of the subject matter of the proceeding or investigation, including pre-filing assessments, discovery, trial preparation, expert testimony and investigation and forensic accounting services. Its Economic Consulting segment provides law firms, companies, government entities and other interested parties with analysis of complex economic issues for use in legal and regulatory proceedings, strategic decision making and public policy debates in the U.S. and around the world. The Company delivers sophisticated economic analysis and modeling of issues arising in mergers and acquisitions, complex antitrust litigation, commercial disputes, international arbitration, regulatory proceedings and securities litigation. Its Technology segment is an electronic discovery and information management software and service provider. It provides products, services and consulting to companies, law firms, courts and government agencies worldwide. It assists with internal investigations, regulatory investigations, early case assessment, litigation and joint defense, antitrust and competition investigations. It provides advice and consulting services relating to financial communications, brand communications, public affairs and reputation management a
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