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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 4.23
FMCN's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
81% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 23.15 vs. FMCN: 4.23 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 3.26   Max: No Debt
Current: 4.23

Equity to Asset 0.52
FMCN's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
82% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. FMCN: 0.52 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.27   Max: 0.95
Current: 0.52

-0.27
0.95
Interest Coverage No Debt
FMCN's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
129% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 94.27 vs. FMCN: No Debt )
FMCN' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1000   Max: 1000
Current: No Debt

F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 5.75
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 : 3/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 34.00
FMCN's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 5.14 vs. FMCN: 34.00 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -112.1   Max: 44.3
Current: 34

-112.1
44.3
Net-margin (%) 25.70
FMCN's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 3.22 vs. FMCN: 25.70 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -208.5   Max: 39.3
Current: 25.7

-208.5
39.3
ROE (%) 16.20
FMCN's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
88% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 7.30 vs. FMCN: 16.20 )
FMCN' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -64.3   Max: 16.2
Current: 16.2

-64.3
16.2
ROA (%) 12.00
FMCN's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 2.73 vs. FMCN: 12.00 )
FMCN' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -50.3   Max: 13.3
Current: 12

-50.3
13.3
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 227.50
FMCN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 34.46 vs. FMCN: 227.50 )
FMCN' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -131.5   Max: 227.5
Current: 227.5

-131.5
227.5
Revenue Growth (%) 15.70
FMCN's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked lower than
98% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. FMCN: 15.70 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 73.9
Current: 15.7

0
73.9
» FMCN's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2012

FMCN Guru Trades in Q3 2012

Steven Cohen 39 sh (New)
George Soros Sold Out
Jim Simons 1,319,400 sh (-15.52%)
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Q4 2012

FMCN Guru Trades in Q4 2012

Paul Tudor Jones 203,900 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 41,900 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,712,600 sh (+29.8%)
Jeremy Grantham 39,300 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q1 2013

FMCN Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Louis Moore Bacon 30,000 sh (New)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 122,078 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 241,300 sh (+513.99%)
Jim Simons 3,455,914 sh (+101.79%)
Caxton Associates 45,600 sh (+8.83%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
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Q2 2013

FMCN Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Jean-Marie Eveillard Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
» More
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with FMCN

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-03-31 New Buy0.01%$24.99 - $26.85 $ 9.65-62%122078
George Soros 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.02%$18.01 - $25.45 $ 9.65-56%0
George Soros 2012-06-30 Reduce -58.33%0.03%$19.07 - $25.72 $ 9.65-57%50000
George Soros 2012-03-31 New Buy0.04%$18.63 - $28.64 $ 9.65-57%120000
George Soros 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.07%$15.43 - $27.5 $ 9.65-57%0
George Soros 2011-09-30 Add 96.67%0.04%$20.36 - $33.58 $ 9.65-68%248000
George Soros 2011-06-30 Reduce -68.48%0.13%$26.02 - $37.27 $ 9.65-70%126100
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 0.70
FMCN's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
66% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 49.30 vs. FMCN: 0.70 )
FMCN' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 365.42
Current: 0.7

0.7
365.42
P/B 0.84
FMCN's P/B is ranked lower than
65% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 2.45 vs. FMCN: 0.84 )
FMCN' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 20.54
Current: 0.84

0.08
20.54
P/S 0.11
FMCN's P/S is ranked lower than
66% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. FMCN: 0.11 )
FMCN' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 34.25
Current: 0.11

0.11
34.25
PFCF 0.37
FMCN's PFCF is ranked higher than
59% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 44.21 vs. FMCN: 0.37 )
FMCN' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 227.2
Current: 0.37

0.37
227.2
EV-to-EBIT 9.46
FMCN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
65% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 25.85 vs. FMCN: 9.46 )
FMCN' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 193.9
Current: 9.46

0.3
193.9
Shiller P/E 5.30
FMCN's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
64% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FMCN: 5.30 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 5.3   Max: 15.32
Current: 5.3

5.3
15.32
Current Ratio 3.17
FMCN's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. FMCN: 3.17 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 3.17

Quick Ratio 3.11
FMCN's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. FMCN: 3.11 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 3.11

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 0.85
FMCN's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
111% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 1.92 vs. FMCN: 0.85 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 1.49
Current: 0.85

0.41
1.49
Dividend Payout 0.10
FMCN's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
65% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FMCN: 0.10 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.19   Max: 0.19
Current: 0.1

Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.85
FMCN's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
114% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 2.51 vs. FMCN: 0.85 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 1.49
Current: 0.85

0.41
1.49
Share Buyback Rate -0.60
FMCN's Share Buyback Rate is ranked lower than
116% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: -0.50 vs. FMCN: -0.60 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0   Max: -63.9
Current: -0.6

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Net Cash 3.70
FMCN's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
68% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FMCN: 3.70 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 5.2   Max: 39
Current: 3.7

5.2
39
Price/Net Current Asset Value 5.80
FMCN's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
76% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FMCN: 5.80 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 11.1   Max: 65.1
Current: 5.8

11.1
65.1
Price/Tangible Book 1.20
FMCN's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
53% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 12.45 vs. FMCN: 1.20 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 12.5
Current: 1.2

1.1
12.5
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.40
FMCN's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked lower than
64% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FMCN: 0.40 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 1.7
Current: 0.4

1.1
1.7
Price/Graham Number 0.50
FMCN's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
64% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FMCN: 0.50 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.5   Max: 4.8
Current: 0.5

1.5
4.8
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 10.60
FMCN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
91% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. FMCN: 10.60 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 308.5
Current: 10.6

0.5
308.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 25.37
FMCN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
110% of the 153 Companies
in the Global Advertising Agencies industry.

( Industry Median: 9.04 vs. FMCN: 25.37 )
FMCN' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 2.7   Max: 12.2
Current: 25.37

2.7
12.2

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