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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 : 9/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.34
GPX's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
62% of the 117 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. GPX: 0.34 )
GPX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.34

Equity to Asset 0.65
GPX's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
74% of the 117 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. GPX: 0.65 )
GPX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 0.72
Current: 0.65

0.37
0.72
Interest Coverage 104.79
GPX's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
64% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 63.85 vs. GPX: 104.79 )
GPX' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 9999.99
Current: 104.79

0.39
9999.99
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 4.89
M-Score: -1.93
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 8.78
GPX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.68 vs. GPX: 8.78 )
GPX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -4.71   Max: 8.89
Current: 8.78

-4.71
8.89
Net-margin (%) 5.44
GPX's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.61 vs. GPX: 5.44 )
GPX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -12.86   Max: 13.69
Current: 5.44

-12.86
13.69
ROE (%) 12.31
GPX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 108 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.47 vs. GPX: 12.31 )
GPX' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -22.57   Max: 24.58
Current: 12.31

-22.57
24.58
ROA (%) 8.48
GPX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.18 vs. GPX: 8.48 )
GPX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -11.94   Max: 14.43
Current: 8.48

-11.94
14.43
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 61.15
GPX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 114 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 29.20 vs. GPX: 61.15 )
GPX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -19.81   Max: 96.03
Current: 61.15

-19.81
96.03
Revenue Growth (%) 17.60
GPX's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 100 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. GPX: 17.60 )
GPX' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -21.2   Max: 20.2
Current: 17.6

-21.2
20.2
EBITDA Growth (%) 22.00
GPX's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 71 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. GPX: 22.00 )
GPX' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 72.5
Current: 22

0
72.5
EPS Growth (%) 21.80
GPX's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 64 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: -8.40 vs. GPX: 21.80 )
GPX' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -44.1   Max: 26
Current: 21.8

-44.1
26
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

GPX Guru Trades in Q3 2013

NWQ Managers 1,079,462 sh (+34.17%)
Columbia Wanger Sold Out
Jim Simons 253,500 sh (-4.16%)
Chuck Royce 697,065 sh (-22.96%)
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Q4 2013

GPX Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Chuck Royce 647,065 sh (-7.17%)
Jim Simons 222,500 sh (-12.23%)
NWQ Managers 929,056 sh (-13.93%)
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Q1 2014

GPX Guru Trades in Q1 2014

NWQ Managers 916,742 sh (-1.33%)
Chuck Royce 613,865 sh (-5.13%)
Jim Simons 207,278 sh (-6.84%)
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Q2 2014

GPX Guru Trades in Q2 2014

NWQ Managers 1,240,406 sh (+35.31%)
Chuck Royce 570,165 sh (-7.12%)
Jim Simons 181,800 sh (-12.29%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with GPX

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Keeley 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.01%$16.82 - $20.27 $ 25.2234%0
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 18.80
GPX's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
72% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 29.80 vs. GPX: 18.80 )
GPX' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.85   Max: 25.98
Current: 18.8

4.85
25.98
P/B 2.32
GPX's P/B is ranked higher than
55% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. GPX: 2.32 )
GPX' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 3.13
Current: 2.32

0.47
3.13
P/S 1.01
GPX's P/S is ranked higher than
57% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. GPX: 1.01 )
GPX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 1.38
Current: 1.01

0.18
1.38
PFCF 168.13
GPX's PFCF is ranked higher than
64% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GPX: 168.13 )
GPX' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.89   Max: 176.07
Current: 168.13

1.89
176.07
EV-to-EBIT 11.30
GPX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
78% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.83 vs. GPX: 11.30 )
GPX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.2   Max: 100.6
Current: 11.3

3.2
100.6
PEG 0.39
GPX's PEG is ranked higher than
97% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GPX: 0.39 )
GPX' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 3.22
Current: 0.39

0.2
3.22
Shiller P/E 30.71
GPX's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
70% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GPX: 30.71 )
GPX' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 5.37   Max: 51
Current: 30.71

5.37
51
Current Ratio 1.64
GPX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
66% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. GPX: 1.64 )
GPX' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.95   Max: 2.25
Current: 1.64

0.95
2.25
Quick Ratio 1.64
GPX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. GPX: 1.64 )
GPX' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.86   Max: 2.25
Current: 1.64

0.86
2.25

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 194.00
GPX's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
83% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GPX: 194.00 )
GPX' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 10.1   Max: 356
Current: 194

10.1
356
Price/Tangible Book 7.58
GPX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
55% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. GPX: 7.58 )
GPX' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.71   Max: 10.45
Current: 7.58

0.71
10.45
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.33
GPX's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
77% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. GPX: 1.33 )
GPX' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 33.88
Current: 1.33

0.25
33.88
Price/Median PS Value 1.32
GPX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
53% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. GPX: 1.32 )
GPX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 1.72
Current: 1.32

0.2
1.72
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.75
GPX's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GPX: 0.75 )
GPX' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 2.76
Current: 0.75

0.37
2.76
Price/Graham Number 2.50
GPX's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
69% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.56 vs. GPX: 2.50 )
GPX' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 3.16
Current: 2.5

0.39
3.16
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 8.80
GPX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
60% of the 103 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.90 vs. GPX: 8.80 )
GPX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1   Max: 30.8
Current: 8.8

1
30.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 54.20
GPX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
94% of the 83 Companies
in the Global Education & Training Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.23 vs. GPX: 54.20 )
GPX' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -13.8   Max: 66.2
Current: 54.2

-13.8
66.2

Business Description

Industry: Education » Education & Training Services
Compare:ESI, EDU, WPO, APOL, DV » details
Traded in other countries:NPD.Germany
GP Strategies Corporation, a Delaware corporation was incorporated in in 1959. The Company is a global performance improvement solutions provider of sales and technical training, e-Learning solutions, management consulting and engineering services. It provides its clients with customized training solutions focused on performance improvement initiatives. The Company serves companies in the automotive, steel, oil and gas, power, chemical, electronics and technology, healthcare and food and beverage industries, as well as government agencies. Its five operating segments are: (i) Learning Solutions, (ii) Professional & Technical Services, (iii) Sandy Training & Marketing (Sandy) (iv) Performance Readiness Solutions, and (v) Energy Services. The Learning Solutions segment delivers training, curriculum design and development, e-Learning services, system hosting, training business process outsourcing and consulting services primarily to large companies in the electronics and semiconductors, healthcare, software, financial and other industries as well as to government agencies. The Professional & Technical Services segment provides training, consulting, engineering and technical services, including lean consulting, emergency preparedness, safety and regulatory compliance, chemical demilitarization and environmental services primarily to large companies in the manufacturing, steel, pharmaceutical and petrochemical industries, federal and state government agencies and large government contractors. The Sandy segment provides custom product sales training. Sandy provides custom product sales training designed to better educate customer sales forces with respect to new vehicle features and designs, in effect rapidly increasing the sales force knowledge base and enabling them to address detailed customer queries. The Performance Readiness Solutions segment provides human capital management and IT consulting services, end-user training, change management, knowledge management and operator effectiveness management solutions in industries such as manufacturing, aerospace, healthcare, life sciences, consumer products, financial, telecommunications, services and higher education as well as the public sector. The Energy Services segment provides engineering services, products and training primarily to electric power utilities. The Company's competitors include several large publicly traded and privately held companies, vocational and technical training schools, degree-granting colleges and universities, continuing education programs and thousands of small privately held training providers and individuals. Its activities are subject to federal, state and local environmental laws and regulations.
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