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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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Cash-to-Debt 0.11
FWONA's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
84% of the 390 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. FWONA: 0.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
FWONA' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.11 Max: N/A
Current: 0.11
Equity-to-Asset 0.43
FWONA's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
61% of the 373 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. FWONA: 0.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
FWONA' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 0.47 Max: 0.5
Current: 0.43
0.43
0.5
Interest Coverage 23.32
FWONA's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
50% of the 389 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 22.90 vs. FWONA: 23.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
FWONA' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.3  Med: 13.31 Max: 23.32
Current: 23.32
3.3
23.32
Altman Z-Score: 10.17
WACC vs ROIC
11.32%
5.51%
WACC
ROIC
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 : 4/10

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Operating Margin % 8.40
FWONA's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
56% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 6.58 vs. FWONA: 8.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
FWONA' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.69  Med: 8.4 Max: 18.9
Current: 8.4
-1.69
18.9
Net Margin % 6.16
FWONA's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
61% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.48 vs. FWONA: 6.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
FWONA' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.65  Med: 4 Max: 6.24
Current: 6.16
-3.65
6.24
ROE % 26.68
FWONA's ROE % is ranked higher than
90% of the 360 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 4.25 vs. FWONA: 26.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
FWONA' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35.61  Med: -3.31 Max: 29
Current: 26.68
-35.61
29
ROA % 12.85
FWONA's ROA % is ranked higher than
90% of the 393 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. FWONA: 12.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
FWONA' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.93  Med: -2.32 Max: 13.3
Current: 12.85
-17.93
13.3
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 257.44
FWONA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
92% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 15.75 vs. FWONA: 257.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
FWONA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -101.98  Med: 36.53 Max: 257.44
Current: 257.44
-101.98
257.44
GuruFocus has detected 2 Warning Signs with Liberty Formula One Group $FWONA.
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Financials


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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

FWONA Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Columbia Wanger 479,300 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 175,500 sh (+14600.60%)
Jim Simons 284,016 sh (+122.10%)
Paul Tudor Jones 119,041 sh (+90.43%)
Warren Buffett 10,000,000 sh (+82.56%)
Mario Gabelli 803,563 sh (+66.41%)
Tom Gayner 426,000 sh (+42.40%)
Ron Baron 300,000 sh (+42.40%)
Wallace Weitz 603,782 sh (+38.78%)
First Eagle Investment 127,104 sh (+32.98%)
Murray Stahl 2,580,010 sh (-9.25%)
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Q2 2016

FWONA Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Leucadia National 153,761 sh (New)
Mason Hawkins 1,139,294 sh (New)
Columbia Wanger Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jim Simons 89,025 sh (-77.99%)
Tom Gayner 121,500 sh (-79.97%)
Warren Buffett 2,499,998 sh (-82.44%)
Ron Baron 75,000 sh (-82.44%)
Wallace Weitz 149,350 sh (-82.63%)
Murray Stahl 610,182 sh (-83.39%)
First Eagle Investment 26,550 sh (-85.33%)
Mario Gabelli 161,501 sh (-85.89%)
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Q3 2016

FWONA Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Tom Gayner 121,500 sh (unchged)
Leucadia National Sold Out
First Eagle Investment 25,863 sh (-2.59%)
Mario Gabelli 141,622 sh (-12.31%)
Murray Stahl 457,786 sh (-24.98%)
Wallace Weitz 77,500 sh (-48.11%)
Warren Buffett 1,296,013 sh (-48.16%)
Mason Hawkins 557,374 sh (-51.08%)
Ron Baron 30,000 sh (-60.00%)
Jim Simons 26,425 sh (-70.32%)
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Q4 2016

FWONA Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Ruane Cunniff 132,612 sh (New)
Jim Simons 80,868 sh (+206.03%)
Tom Gayner 121,500 sh (unchged)
Mason Hawkins 557,374 sh (unchged)
Ron Baron 30,000 sh (unchged)
Wallace Weitz 77,500 sh (unchged)
Warren Buffett Sold Out
First Eagle Investment 25,658 sh (-0.79%)
Mario Gabelli 134,901 sh (-4.75%)
Murray Stahl 352,418 sh (-23.02%)
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Business Description

Industry: Entertainment » Broadcasting - TV    NAICS: 515120    SIC: 4833
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Traded in other countries:LM05.Germany, FWONB.USA,


Liberty Formula One Group is a holding company which owns interests in media, communications and entertainment businesses that are spread across the international markets. Some of the major investments that the company made in businesses include Live Nation Entertainment a concert organizing firm, Time Warner a film entertainment and television network provider, Viacom a media house, and Formula 1 which runs the motorsports business.

Ratios

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PE Ratio 76.37
FWONA's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
86% of the 367 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 23.36 vs. FWONA: 76.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
FWONA' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 69.5  Med: 75 Max: 79.05
Current: 76.37
69.5
79.05
PE Ratio without NRI 76.37
FWONA's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
85% of the 313 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 23.63 vs. FWONA: 76.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
FWONA' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 69.33  Med: 74.82 Max: 78.86
Current: 76.37
69.33
78.86
PB Ratio 2.10
FWONA's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 451 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. FWONA: 2.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
FWONA' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.14  Med: 1.91 Max: 9.73
Current: 2.1
1.14
9.73
PS Ratio 0.50
FWONA's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
89% of the 466 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. FWONA: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
FWONA' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 1.56 Max: 2.34
Current: 0.5
0.46
2.34
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 7.12
FWONA's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
78% of the 195 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 15.49 vs. FWONA: 7.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
FWONA' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.63  Med: 5.37 Max: 7.35
Current: 7.12
3.63
7.35
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 7.12
FWONA's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
69% of the 263 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 10.17 vs. FWONA: 7.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
FWONA' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.63  Med: 5.37 Max: 7.35
Current: 7.12
3.63
7.35
EV-to-EBIT 26.73
FWONA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
71% of the 432 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 16.61 vs. FWONA: 26.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
FWONA' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -69.9  Med: 9.6 Max: 26.9
Current: 26.73
-69.9
26.9
EV-to-EBITDA 26.18
FWONA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
81% of the 481 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 10.48 vs. FWONA: 26.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
FWONA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -72.4  Med: 9.2 Max: 26.4
Current: 26.18
-72.4
26.4
Current Ratio 5.65
FWONA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 338 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. FWONA: 5.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
FWONA' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.65  Med: 5.65 Max: 5.65
Current: 5.65
Quick Ratio 5.65
FWONA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 338 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. FWONA: 5.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
FWONA' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.65  Med: 5.65 Max: 5.65
Current: 5.65
Days Sales Outstanding 0.14
FWONA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
99% of the 300 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 67.59 vs. FWONA: 0.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
FWONA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.19 Max: 0.23
Current: 0.14
0.14
0.23

Buy Back

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Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Tangible-Book 2.11
FWONA's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
58% of the 341 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.48 vs. FWONA: 2.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
FWONA' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.04  Med: 2.04 Max: 2.14
Current: 2.11
2.04
2.14
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.33
FWONA's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 410 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. FWONA: 0.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
FWONA' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.79 Max: 1.25
Current: 0.33
0.32
1.25
Price-to-Graham-Number 2.68
FWONA's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
63% of the 215 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. FWONA: 2.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
FWONA' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.85  Med: 0.85 Max: 2.73
Current: 2.68
0.85
2.73
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 3.74
FWONA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
52% of the 568 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - TV industry.

( Industry Median: 4.33 vs. FWONA: 3.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
FWONA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.71  Med: 10.2 Max: 14.3
Current: 3.74
3.71
14.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $5,276
EPS (TTM) $ 0.42
Beta1.47
Short Percentage of Float5.02%
52-Week Range $17.72 - 33.63
Shares Outstanding (Mil)201.82
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