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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 : 6/10

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industry
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Cash to Debt 0.25
FSRV's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
58% of the 1398 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.35 vs. FSRV: 0.25 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: -0.23   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.25

-0.23
No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.16
FSRV's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
60% of the 1396 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.44 vs. FSRV: 0.16 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 0.53
Current: 0.16

0.12
0.53
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 2.79
M-Score: -2.86
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 : 7/10

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Revenue Growth (%) 27.00
FSRV's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1140 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. FSRV: 27.00 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -0.6   Max: 84.2
Current: 27

-0.6
84.2
EBITDA Growth (%) 19.90
FSRV's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 953 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. FSRV: 19.90 )
FSRV' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -9.6   Max: 43.8
Current: 19.9

-9.6
43.8
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

FSRV Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jim Simons 359,800 sh (+10.44%)
Jeff Auxier 7,460 sh (+3.38%)
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Q3 2013

FSRV Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 383,200 sh (+6.5%)
Jeff Auxier 7,460 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2013

FSRV Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 387,700 sh (+1.17%)
Jeff Auxier 7,460 sh (unchged)
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Q1 2014

FSRV Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Steven Cohen 5,627 sh (New)
Jim Simons 452,100 sh (+16.61%)
Jeff Auxier 7,460 sh (unchged)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with FSRV

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Ron Baron 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0025%$26.11 - $36.19 $ 52.1464%0
Ron Baron 2011-06-30 Add 35.98%$33.26 - $40.08 $ 52.1440%12850
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Preferred stocks of FirstService Corp

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
FSV.PR.U.Canada26.076.71

Ratios

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P/B 7.60
FSRV's P/B is ranked lower than
57% of the 1535 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. FSRV: 7.60 )
FSRV' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.26   Max: 86.67
Current: 7.6

1.26
86.67
P/S 0.70
FSRV's P/S is ranked higher than
89% of the 1535 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.44 vs. FSRV: 0.70 )
FSRV' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 0.95
Current: 0.7

0.13
0.95
PFCF 29.30
FSRV's PFCF is ranked higher than
79% of the 1535 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FSRV: 29.30 )
FSRV' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.14   Max: 53.49
Current: 29.3

5.14
53.49
EV-to-EBIT 22.61
FSRV's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
69% of the 1535 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 24.01 vs. FSRV: 22.61 )
FSRV' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 9.5   Max: 73.5
Current: 22.61

9.5
73.5
Shiller P/E 604.00
FSRV's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
75% of the 1535 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FSRV: 604.00 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 6.53   Max: 608.1
Current: 604

6.53
608.1
Current Ratio 1.27
FSRV's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 1408 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. FSRV: 1.27 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.74   Max: 1.94
Current: 1.27

0.74
1.94
Quick Ratio 1.21
FSRV's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 1408 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. FSRV: 1.21 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.62   Max: 1.78
Current: 1.21

0.62
1.78

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 0.80
FSRV's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
87% of the 1023 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.61 vs. FSRV: 0.80 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 0.86
Current: 0.8

0.27
0.86
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.80
FSRV's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
85% of the 1023 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. FSRV: 0.80 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 0.86
Current: 0.8

0.27
0.86
Share Buyback Rate -3.40
FSRV's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
63% of the 903 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. FSRV: -3.40 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: -1.9   Max: -32.4
Current: -3.4

Valuation & Return

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Price/DCF (Projected) 3.00
FSRV's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1535 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FSRV: 3.00 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 32.45
Current: 3

0.59
32.45
Price/Median PS Value 1.50
FSRV's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
56% of the 1535 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. FSRV: 1.50 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 1.74
Current: 1.5

0.31
1.74
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 4.40
FSRV's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1286 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. FSRV: 4.40 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.4   Max: 10.5
Current: 4.4

1.4
10.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 12.39
FSRV's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1009 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. FSRV: 12.39 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 1.3   Max: 41.1
Current: 12.39

1.3
41.1

Business Description

Industry: Real Estate Services » Real Estate Services
Compare:WFGPY, NDVLY, CDEVY, BRMSY, CGNRF » details
Traded in other countries:FSV.PR.U.Canada, FSV.Canada
FirstService Corporation was formed under the Business Corporations Act (Ontario) in 1988. The Company operates in the property services sector, providing services in the following areas: commercial real estate; residential property management; and property services. The Company is commercial real estate services provider, which offers commercial real estate services in the United States, Canada, Australia, and several other countries in Europe, Asia and Latin America. It provides services to owners, investors and tenants, including brokerage, property management and maintenance, valuation, project management, and corporate advisory services. This division operates mainly under the Colliers International and FirstService Commercial Real Estate brand names. The Company is a manager of private residential communities in North America. Private residential communities include condominiums, cooperatives, gated communities, homeowner associations and a number of other residential developments governed by common interest or multi-unit residential community associations This division operates under the umbrella brand name FirstService Residential Management, along with regional brands. In Florida, it operates mainly under the Continental brand. In the mid-Atlantic region, it operates mainly under the Wentworth, Cooper Square, Planned Companies, and American Pool brands. In Arizona, it operates as Rossmar & Graham, in Illinois as Wolin-Levin, in Nevada as RMI, in Texas as Premier and in California, it operates as Merit. The Company is a full-service property manager and in many markets it provides a range of ancillary services including grounds maintenance, landscaping, painting, pest control, irrigation, home service contracts, real estate sales and leasing, heating, air conditioning, plumbing and swimming pool management and maintenance. In its Property Services division, the Company provides a number of residential and commercial services in North America through three service delivery channels: vendor networks, franchising and branchising. The main brands in this division include Field Asset Services (FAS), California Closet Company, Paul Davis Restoration, CertaPro Painters, College Pro Painters, Pillar to Post Home Inspection, Handyman Connection and Floorcoverings International. The Company operates in highly competitive markets. The main methods of competition in its businesses include name recognition, quality and speed of service, pricing, customer satisfaction and reputation.
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