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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
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.02
FDC's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
97% of the 754 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. FDC: 0.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
FDC' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.03 Max: 0.66
Current: 0.02
0.02
0.66
Equity to Asset 0.02
FDC's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
96% of the 725 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. FDC: 0.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
FDC' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.04  Med: 0.16 Max: 0.29
Current: 0.02
-0.04
0.29
Interest Coverage 0.82
FDC's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
98% of the 602 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.60 vs. FDC: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
FDC' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.61 Max: 4.36
Current: 0.82
0.09
4.36
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 0.05
M-Score: -2.60
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 (%) 9.95
FDC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 735 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.68 vs. FDC: 9.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
FDC' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.11  Med: 9.42 Max: 15.27
Current: 9.95
-28.11
15.27
Net-margin (%) -12.36
FDC's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 737 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.97 vs. FDC: -12.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
FDC' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.72  Med: -7.69 Max: 21.39
Current: -12.36
-42.72
21.39
ROA (%) -4.19
FDC's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 751 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.84 vs. FDC: -4.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
FDC' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.3  Med: -2.20 Max: 4.41
Current: -4.19
-8.3
4.41
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 82.74
FDC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 737 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.45 vs. FDC: 82.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
FDC' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -165.3  Med: 84.47 Max: 154.11
Current: 82.74
-165.3
154.11
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 62.00
FDC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 592 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. FDC: 62.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
FDC' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.9  Med: 8.20 Max: 62
Current: 62
-21.9
62
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 57.90
FDC's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 494 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. FDC: 57.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
FDC' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -100.00 Max: 63.6
Current: 57.9
0
63.6
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 7.37
FDC's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
89% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.86 vs. FDC: 7.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 16.17
FDC's P/B is ranked lower than
97% of the 703 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.09 vs. FDC: 16.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
FDC' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.71  Med: 17.65 Max: 23.23
Current: 16.17
12.71
23.23
P/S 0.44
FDC's P/S is ranked higher than
79% of the 715 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. FDC: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
FDC' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 0.51 Max: 0.66
Current: 0.44
0.36
0.66
PFCF 114.64
FDC's PFCF is ranked lower than
95% of the 327 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.11 vs. FDC: 114.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
FDC' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 96.33  Med: 133.83 Max: 176.12
Current: 114.64
96.33
176.12
POCF 7.87
FDC's POCF is ranked higher than
71% of the 403 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.57 vs. FDC: 7.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
FDC' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.64  Med: 9.23 Max: 12.14
Current: 7.87
6.64
12.14
EV-to-EBIT 27.69
FDC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
80% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.24 vs. FDC: 27.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
FDC' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.6  Med: 21.20 Max: 28.03
Current: 27.69
20.6
28.03
EV-to-EBITDA 14.07
FDC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
63% of the 592 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.90 vs. FDC: 14.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
FDC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.5  Med: 10.80 Max: 14.26
Current: 14.07
10.5
14.26
Current Ratio 1.01
FDC's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
80% of the 707 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.58 vs. FDC: 1.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
FDC' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.97  Med: 1.04 Max: 1.11
Current: 1.01
0.97
1.11
Quick Ratio 1.00
FDC's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
75% of the 707 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. FDC: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
FDC' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.97  Med: 1.03 Max: 1.11
Current: 1
0.97
1.11
Days Inventory 2.63
FDC's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
81% of the 426 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.68 vs. FDC: 2.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
FDC' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.4  Med: 4.49 Max: 5.75
Current: 2.63
2.4
5.75
Days Sales Outstanding 57.79
FDC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
53% of the 577 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 59.72 vs. FDC: 57.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
FDC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 56.71  Med: 68.57 Max: 110.91
Current: 57.79
56.71
110.91
Days Payable 14.33
FDC's Days Payable is ranked lower than
78% of the 502 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 39.24 vs. FDC: 14.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
FDC' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.73  Med: 12.72 Max: 285.94
Current: 14.33
9.73
285.94

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 15.96
FDC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
90% of the 555 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.41 vs. FDC: 15.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
FDC' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: 15.96
Price/Projected FCF 0.40
FDC's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
93% of the 348 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. FDC: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
FDC' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 0.57 Max: 0.57
Current: 0.4
Price/Median PS Value 0.85
FDC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
71% of the 592 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. FDC: 0.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
FDC' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.22  Med: 1.22 Max: 1.22
Current: 0.85
Price/Graham Number 0.43
FDC's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
98% of the 439 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. FDC: 0.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
FDC' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.26 Max: 0.26
Current: 0.43
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 3.59
FDC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 720 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. FDC: 3.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
FDC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.57  Med: 4.70 Max: 4.9
Current: 3.59
3.57
4.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 10.63
FDC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 373 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.90 vs. FDC: 10.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
FDC' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9  Med: 10.00 Max: 11.6
Current: 10.63
9
11.6

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $11533
EPS $ -1.42
Short Percentage of Float18.57%
52-Week Range $8.37 - 17.99
Shares Outstanding(Mil)899.20

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 10,313 10,703 12,852
EPS($) 1.33 1.52 1.74
EPS without NRI($) 1.33 1.52 1.74

Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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Traded in other countries:1DT.Germany,
First Data Corp was incorporated in Delaware in 1989. It was subject of an initial public offering in connection with a spin-off from American Express in 1992. It was acquired through a merger transaction with an entity controlled by affiliates of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. The Company is a provider of electronic commerce and payment solutions for merchants, financial institutions, and card issuers with operations in 34 countries, serving approximately 6.2 million merchant locations. It is organized in three segments, which are merchant solutions, financial services and international. The Merchant Solutions segment is comprised of merchant acquiring and processing services, prepaid services and check verification, settlement, and guarantee services. The financial services segment is comprised of credit and retail card processing services, debit network and processing services, output services and other services. The international segment comprises of credit, retail and prepaid card processing, ATM and POS processing. The Company operates in United Kingdom, Australia and Germany. Its services are subject to U.S. federal, state, and local regulation, as well as regulation outside the U.S.
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