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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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.38
FSRV's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
63% of the 1327 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. FSRV: 0.38 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: -0.17   Max: 0.73
Current: 0.38

-0.17
0.73
Equity to Asset 0.17
FSRV's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
63% of the 1290 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. FSRV: 0.17 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 0.53
Current: 0.17

0.16
0.53
Interest Coverage 4.00
FSRV's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
52% of the 749 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.97 vs. FSRV: 4.00 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.74   Max: 6.68
Current: 4

2.74
6.68
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 2.49
M-Score: -2.82
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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Operating margin (%) 3.85
FSRV's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1317 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.53 vs. FSRV: 3.85 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -64.85   Max: 8.79
Current: 3.85

-64.85
8.79
Net-margin (%) -0.77
FSRV's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1316 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.10 vs. FSRV: -0.77 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -55.23   Max: 6.51
Current: -0.77

-55.23
6.51
ROE (%) -7.46
FSRV's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 1299 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.66 vs. FSRV: -7.46 )
FSRV' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -133.33   Max: 30.42
Current: -7.46

-133.33
30.42
ROA (%) -1.25
FSRV's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 1319 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.15 vs. FSRV: -1.25 )
FSRV' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -36.77   Max: 9.77
Current: -1.25

-36.77
9.77
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 88.85
FSRV's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1271 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.34 vs. FSRV: 88.85 )
FSRV' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -215.28   Max: 113.23
Current: 88.85

-215.28
113.23
Revenue Growth (%) 2.50
FSRV's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 1006 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. FSRV: 2.50 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -0.6   Max: 81.8
Current: 2.5

-0.6
81.8
EBITDA Growth (%) 2.30
FSRV's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 835 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. FSRV: 2.30 )
FSRV' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -9.6   Max: 46.9
Current: 2.3

-9.6
46.9
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

FSRV Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Jim Simons 325,800 sh (+0.28%)
Jeff Auxier 7,216 sh (unchged)
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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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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 $ 48.4152%0
Ron Baron 2011-06-30 Add 35.98%$33.26 - $40.08 $ 48.4130%12850
Ron Baron 2011-03-31 New Buy$28.5 - $37.33 $ 48.4155%9450
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Preferred stocks of FirstService Corporation

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
FSV.PR.U.Canada26.076.71

Ratios

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history
P/B 7.00
FSRV's P/B is ranked lower than
73% of the 1272 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. FSRV: 7.00 )
FSRV' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.03   Max: 86.67
Current: 7

1.03
86.67
P/S 0.70
FSRV's P/S is ranked higher than
87% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.74 vs. FSRV: 0.70 )
FSRV' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 0.95
Current: 0.7

0.16
0.95
PFCF 24.00
FSRV's PFCF is ranked lower than
56% of the 595 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.28 vs. FSRV: 24.00 )
FSRV' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 7.39   Max: 92.83
Current: 24

7.39
92.83
EV-to-EBIT 22.20
FSRV's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
51% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.84 vs. FSRV: 22.20 )
FSRV' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 7.8   Max: 43.5
Current: 22.2

7.8
43.5
Shiller P/E 88.40
FSRV's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
66% of the 621 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.14 vs. FSRV: 88.40 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 4.99   Max: 89.24
Current: 88.4

4.99
89.24

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 0.80
FSRV's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
88% of the 959 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.59 vs. FSRV: 0.80 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 0.76
Current: 0.8

0.27
0.76
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.80
FSRV's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
87% of the 979 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. FSRV: 0.80 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 0.76
Current: 0.8

0.27
0.76
Share Buyback Rate -3.10
FSRV's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
64% of the 771 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: -2.30 vs. FSRV: -3.10 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 2.1   Max: -19.6
Current: -3.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/DCF (Projected) 2.20
FSRV's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked lower than
54% of the 521 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. FSRV: 2.20 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 1.97
Current: 2.2

0.63
1.97
Price/Median PS Value 1.50
FSRV's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
64% of the 1196 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. FSRV: 1.50 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 1.82
Current: 1.5

0.58
1.82
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 4.50
FSRV's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
54% of the 1201 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. FSRV: 4.50 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.3   Max: 12.8
Current: 4.5

2.3
12.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 18.13
FSRV's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
86% of the 833 Companies
in the Global Real Estate Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.71 vs. FSRV: 18.13 )
FSRV' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 1.2   Max: 43.8
Current: 18.13

1.2
43.8

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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