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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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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.21
HCHC's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
68% of the 454 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.44 vs. HCHC: 0.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
HCHC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.19 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.21
Equity to Asset 0.09
HCHC's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
90% of the 431 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.41 vs. HCHC: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
HCHC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -1.46  Med: 0.09 Max: 0.65
Current: 0.09
-1.46
0.65
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.28
M-Score: -0.37
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 : 5/10

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Operating margin (%) -0.58
HCHC's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 454 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.29 vs. HCHC: -0.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
HCHC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -62.11  Med: -3.69 Max: 5.43
Current: -0.58
-62.11
5.43
Net-margin (%) -2.24
HCHC's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 454 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.42 vs. HCHC: -2.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
HCHC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -28.28  Med: -5.07 Max: 62.65
Current: -2.24
-28.28
62.65
ROE (%) -31.95
HCHC's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
88% of the 433 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.88 vs. HCHC: -31.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
HCHC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -127.23  Med: -44.74 Max: 181.6
Current: -31.95
-127.23
181.6
ROA (%) -2.89
HCHC's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 462 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.29 vs. HCHC: -2.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
HCHC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -46.06  Med: -5.41 Max: 107.47
Current: -2.89
-46.06
107.47
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -8.74
HCHC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
79% of the 456 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.12 vs. HCHC: -8.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
HCHC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -164.4  Med: -15.46 Max: 379.03
Current: -8.74
-164.4
379.03
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 7.10
HCHC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 388 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. HCHC: 7.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
HCHC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -32.6  Med: -5.25 Max: 85.3
Current: 7.1
-32.6
85.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -31.30
HCHC's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 297 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. HCHC: -31.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
HCHC' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -78.4  Med: 4.20 Max: 134.4
Current: -31.3
-78.4
134.4
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Guru Trades

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Q4 2014

HCHC Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Charles Brandes 20,600 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 45,000 sh (New)
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Q1 2015

HCHC Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Charles Brandes 20,600 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli Sold Out
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Q2 2015

HCHC Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 62,913 sh (New)
Charles Brandes 20,600 sh (unchged)
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Ratios

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Forward P/E 4.84
HCHC's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
92% of the 191 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.72 vs. HCHC: 4.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 9.99
HCHC's P/B is ranked lower than
92% of the 419 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. HCHC: 9.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
HCHC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.28  Med: 1.71 Max: 15.46
Current: 9.99
0.28
15.46
P/S 0.20
HCHC's P/S is ranked higher than
96% of the 447 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. HCHC: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
HCHC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.35 Max: 37.14
Current: 0.2
0.08
37.14
Shiller P/E 7.95
HCHC's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
87% of the 216 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.11 vs. HCHC: 7.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
HCHC' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 2.01  Med: 6.99 Max: 55.48
Current: 7.95
2.01
55.48
Current Ratio 1.62
HCHC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 448 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. HCHC: 1.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
HCHC' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.2  Med: 1.00 Max: 3.02
Current: 1.62
0.2
3.02
Quick Ratio 1.54
HCHC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 448 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. HCHC: 1.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
HCHC' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.2  Med: 1.00 Max: 3.02
Current: 1.54
0.2
3.02
Days Inventory 8.65
HCHC's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
67% of the 345 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.66 vs. HCHC: 8.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
HCHC' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 5.8  Med: 5.80 Max: 5.8
Current: 8.65
Days Sales Outstanding 88.06
HCHC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
79% of the 379 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 46.64 vs. HCHC: 88.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
HCHC' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 21.53  Med: 64.16 Max: 102.23
Current: 88.06
21.53
102.23

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.58
HCHC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
87% of the 410 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. HCHC: 0.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
HCHC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.26  Med: 1.00 Max: 88.58
Current: 0.58
0.26
88.58
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -4.35
HCHC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
82% of the 451 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. HCHC: -4.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
HCHC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -4.39  Med: 5.00 Max: 48313.3
Current: -4.35
-4.39
48313.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 78.08
HCHC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 240 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.63 vs. HCHC: 78.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
HCHC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -22.2  Med: 2.40 Max: 87.1
Current: 78.08
-22.2
87.1

Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services
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HC2 Holdings Inc, formerly PTGi Holding Inc, was formed as a corporation under the laws of Delaware in 1994 and operates as a holding company of operating subsidiaries mainly in the United States and the United Kingdom. The Company operates a network of direct routes. It provides premium voice communication services for national telecom operators, mobile operators, wholesale carriers, prepaid operators, Voice over Internet Protocol service operators and Internet service providers. The Company classifies its services into two categories: Traditional Services and International Carrier Services and has provided these services from its two business units: North America Telecom and ICS. The Company manages its Traditional Services, which includes its domestic and international long-distance voice, local landline services, prepaid cards, and dial-up Internet services; and its International Carrier Services, particularly in its main markets of Asia Pacific, Latin America, North America/Canada/Mexico and Europe/Middle East/Asia. The Company is subject to varying degrees of regulation in each of the jurisdictions in which it operates.
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HC2's Subsidiary DMi, Inc. Acquires Exclusive NASCAR Gaming Rights With Multi-Year Agreement Jan 15 2015 
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BeneVir Biopharm, Inc. Announces Investment From HC2's Subsidiary Pansend, LLC Nov 21 2014 
HC2 Holdings, Inc. Announces Launch of Its Senior Secured Notes Offering Nov 03 2014 
HC2 Invests $5 Million in Series A-1 Financing Into NerVve Technologies to Accelerate Market Adoptio Oct 20 2014 
HC2 Announces Final Results of Tender Offer for All Outstanding Shares of Schuff International, Inc. Oct 15 2014 
HC2 Announces Extension of Expiration Time for Tender Offer for All Outstanding Shares of Schuff Int Oct 15 2014 

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