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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 : 3/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.02
GSAT's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
97% of the 470 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. GSAT: 0.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
GSAT' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.05 Max: N/A
Current: 0.02
Equity to Asset 0.22
GSAT's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
78% of the 460 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. GSAT: 0.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
GSAT' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.15  Med: 0.39 Max: 0.88
Current: 0.22
-0.15
0.88
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: -0.77
M-Score: -3.36
WACC vs ROIC
11.99%
-7.77%
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 : 2/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -68.67
GSAT's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
94% of the 466 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.39 vs. GSAT: -68.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
GSAT' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -124.47  Med: -85.83 Max: 11.46
Current: -68.67
-124.47
11.46
Net-margin (%) -16.67
GSAT's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 468 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.45 vs. GSAT: -16.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
GSAT' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -714.68  Med: -95.99 Max: 79.92
Current: -16.67
-714.68
79.92
ROE (%) -6.50
GSAT's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
77% of the 448 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.63 vs. GSAT: -6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
GSAT' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -473.11  Med: -12.39 Max: 45.77
Current: -6.5
-473.11
45.77
ROA (%) -1.28
GSAT's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 476 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. GSAT: -1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
GSAT' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.58  Med: -6.92 Max: 10.61
Current: -1.28
-42.58
10.61
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -5.96
GSAT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
79% of the 471 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.26 vs. GSAT: -5.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
GSAT' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.49  Med: -6.47 Max: 0.66
Current: -5.96
-8.49
0.66
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -27.70
GSAT's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 413 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. GSAT: -27.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GSAT' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -32.6 Max: -3
Current: -27.7
» GSAT's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-11-05)


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

GSAT Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Columbia Wanger 41,425,332 sh (+12.70%)
George Soros 500,000 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2015

GSAT Guru Trades in Q4 2015

George Soros 500,000 sh (unchged)
Columbia Wanger 39,282,306 sh (-5.17%)
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Q1 2016

GSAT Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Einhorn 11,263,715 sh (New)
George Soros 500,000 sh (unchged)
Columbia Wanger Sold Out
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Q2 2016

GSAT Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 269,687 sh (New)
George Soros 500,000 sh (unchged)
David Einhorn Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services
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Globalstar Inc is a provider of Mobile Satellite Services including voice and data communications services via satellite.

Globalstar Inc was incorporated in Delaware. The Company provides Mobile Satellite Services including voice and data communications services globally via satellite. The Company offers voice and data communication services over its network of in-orbit satellites and its active ground stations (or gateways), which the Company refers to collectively as the Globalstar System. The Company provides the communications services via satellite which are available only with equipment designed to work on the network namely two-way voice communication and data transmissions, which it call Duplex, using mobile or fixed devices; and one-way data transmissions using a mobile or fixed device that transmits its location and other information to a central monitoring station, which includes certain SPOT and Simplex products. The Company designs its second-generation constellation to support its current lineup of Duplex, SPOT and Simplex products. Its products and services are sold through a variety of independent agents, dealers and resellers, and independent gateway operators. The Company is subject to various laws and regulations relating to the protection of the environment and human health and safety (including those governing the management, storage and disposal of hazardous materials).

Ratios

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Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 50.80
GSAT's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
86% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.32 vs. GSAT: 50.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
GSAT' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.13  Med: 10.64 Max: 59.6
Current: 50.8
6.13
59.6
P/B 5.36
GSAT's P/B is ranked lower than
82% of the 437 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.19 vs. GSAT: 5.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
GSAT' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.8 Max: 39.11
Current: 5.36
0.04
39.11
P/S 16.09
GSAT's P/S is ranked lower than
98% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. GSAT: 16.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
GSAT' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 4.94 Max: 38.59
Current: 16.09
0.15
38.59
POCF 254.00
GSAT's POCF is ranked lower than
100% of the 301 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.16 vs. GSAT: 254.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
GSAT' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.3  Med: 70.56 Max: 2360
Current: 254
6.3
2360
EV-to-EBITDA 146.94
GSAT's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
97% of the 394 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.48 vs. GSAT: 146.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
GSAT' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1526.1  Med: -12.8 Max: 1003.2
Current: 146.94
-1526.1
1003.2
Current Ratio 0.36
GSAT's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
93% of the 458 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. GSAT: 0.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
GSAT' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 0.89 Max: 3.23
Current: 0.36
0.17
3.23
Quick Ratio 0.28
GSAT's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
95% of the 458 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. GSAT: 0.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
GSAT' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.46 Max: 2.11
Current: 0.28
0.12
2.11
Days Inventory 100.62
GSAT's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
94% of the 343 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.92 vs. GSAT: 100.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
GSAT' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 100.62  Med: 324.62 Max: 453.64
Current: 100.62
100.62
453.64
Days Sales Outstanding 63.19
GSAT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
67% of the 359 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 46.70 vs. GSAT: 63.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
GSAT' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 42.73  Med: 59.74 Max: 73.44
Current: 63.19
42.73
73.44
Days Payable 53.18
GSAT's Days Payable is ranked lower than
59% of the 295 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 63.26 vs. GSAT: 53.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
GSAT' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 38.16  Med: 91.18 Max: 595.37
Current: 53.18
38.16
595.37

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -28.50
GSAT's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 278 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. GSAT: -28.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
GSAT' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -58.9  Med: -26.55 Max: 0
Current: -28.5
-58.9
0

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 5.64
GSAT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
71% of the 317 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.63 vs. GSAT: 5.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
GSAT' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.8 Max: 35.71
Current: 5.64
0.05
35.71
Price/Median PS Value 3.25
GSAT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
94% of the 415 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. GSAT: 3.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
GSAT' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 1.05 Max: 7.4
Current: 3.25
0.04
7.4
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -3.30
GSAT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
83% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. GSAT: -3.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
GSAT' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.98  Med: 1.65 Max: 2.3
Current: -3.3
-4.98
2.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $93.37
EPS (TTM) $ -0.03
Beta2.12
Short Percentage of Float12.22%
52-Week Range $0.63 - 3.00
Shares Outstanding (Mil)1,080.28
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Globalstar Inc. (GSAT) CEO James Iii Monroe buys 645,161 Shares May 14 2009 
Globalstar Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) May 11 2009 

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