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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

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 3.28
FU's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
56% of the 1620 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 27.13 vs. FU: 3.28 )
FU' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.04   Max: No Debt
Current: 3.28

Equity to Asset 0.67
FU's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
71% of the 1591 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. FU: 0.67 )
FU' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -3.25   Max: 0.98
Current: 0.67

-3.25
0.98
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 1.19
M-Score: 16.12
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
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history
Operating margin (%) -10.03
FU's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1594 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.57 vs. FU: -10.03 )
FU' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1573.86   Max: -10.03
Current: -10.03

-1573.86
-10.03
Net-margin (%) -14.58
FU's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1592 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. FU: -14.58 )
FU' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -1898.86   Max: -14.58
Current: -14.58

-1898.86
-14.58
ROE (%) -2.99
FU's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 1553 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.88 vs. FU: -2.99 )
FU' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -1244.22   Max: -2.99
Current: -2.99

-1244.22
-2.99
ROA (%) -2.39
FU's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 1605 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.73 vs. FU: -2.39 )
FU' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -3040   Max: 44.28
Current: -2.39

-3040
44.28
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -16.46
FU's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1589 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 31.80 vs. FU: -16.46 )
FU' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -9525   Max: -16.46
Current: -16.46

-9525
-16.46
Revenue Growth (%) 23.10
FU's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1208 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. FU: 23.10 )
FU' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 87.7
Current: 23.1

0
87.7
EBITDA Growth (%) -56.50
FU's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. FU: -56.50 )
FU' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -56.5   Max: 191.4
Current: -56.5

-56.5
191.4
EPS Growth (%) -38.70
FU's EPS Growth (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 899 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 8.80 vs. FU: -38.70 )
FU' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -41   Max: 70.5
Current: -38.7

-41
70.5
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Q3 2013

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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 3.60
FU's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
99% of the 1124 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 23.60 vs. FU: 3.60 )
FU' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 3.61   Max: 413.64
Current: 3.6

3.61
413.64
P/B 0.42
FU's P/B is ranked higher than
99% of the 1505 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.45 vs. FU: 0.42 )
FU' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 2181.8
Current: 0.42

0.4
2181.8
P/S 0.62
FU's P/S is ranked higher than
83% of the 1660 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. FU: 0.62 )
FU' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.62   Max: 180
Current: 0.62

0.62
180
PFCF 1.33
FU's PFCF is ranked higher than
99% of the 874 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 19.60 vs. FU: 1.33 )
FU' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.33   Max: 10.91
Current: 1.33

1.33
10.91
EV-to-EBIT 0.92
FU's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
99% of the 1286 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 17.42 vs. FU: 0.92 )
FU' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0.9   Max: 25.6
Current: 0.92

0.9
25.6
PEG 1.30
FU's PEG is ranked higher than
72% of the 604 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. FU: 1.30 )
FU' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0   Max: 2.6
Current: 1.3

0
2.6

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.97
FU's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
91% of the 1230 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. FU: 0.97 )
FU' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.32   Max: 392.72
Current: 0.97

1.32
392.72
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.36
FU's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
99% of the 743 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. FU: 0.36 )
FU' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 271.38
Current: 0.36

0.53
271.38
Price/Median PS Value 0.06
FU's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
100% of the 1501 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. FU: 0.06 )
FU' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 188.31
Current: 0.06

0.09
188.31
Price/Graham Number 0.40
FU's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
98% of the 903 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. FU: 0.40 )
FU' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.88   Max: 0.95
Current: 0.4

0.88
0.95
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 108.70
FU's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1328 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. FU: 108.70 )
FU' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 3.9   Max: 108.9
Current: 108.7

3.9
108.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -15.80
FU's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1009 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.44 vs. FU: -15.80 )
FU' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -20.9   Max: -7.4
Current: -15.8

-20.9
-7.4

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application
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FAB Universal Corp is a Colorado corporation. It includes the sale of digital media through Retail, Wholesale and Kiosks. It licenses its kiosk business and provides podcast hosting services. Its Software business focuses on selling and supporting speech recognition and text-to-speech technology from AT&T. The Company operates through its two subsidiaries, Webmayhem, Inc. a Pennsylvania corporation, which operates its podcast hosting and distribution services. Digital Entertainment International Ltd. Its products and services include the retail, wholesale, kiosks/licensing and podcasting. The Retail segment conducts its retail business through the Company's flagship stores. Wholesale business provides audio-video products such as compact discs, video compact discs and digital video discs as well as books and magazines to audio-video product retailers. The Company distributes these media products to over 80 customers. Intelligent Media Kiosks, based on 61 proprietary intellectual property rights, are ATM style terminals where consumers can download copyright protected music, video games, ringtones, digital books and movies directly to their cell phones, memory sticks or other mobile storage devices. The Kiosks also run video ads on the high-tech LCD screens and accept payments for utility bills, and credit card bills. The podcasting provides provide a web based podcast distribution platform for podcast producers wanting to broadcast their audio or video shows to people worldwide, in cases through RSS distribution. The podcast hosting service accumulates and provides audience statistics as well as advertising sales, ad insertion and App creation and sales to help podcasters generate revenue. The Company's Software's Speech Technology & Services Group sells and licenses speech programming tools, related speech products and services, and distributable speech engines in over 13 languages worldwide. The Company receives the majority of its sales leads through arrangements with AT&T, as well as through its own Internet marketing efforts with major Internet search engines.

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