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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
vs
history
Cash to Debt No Debt
HGG's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
92% of the 1128 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. HGG: No Debt )
HGG' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.45
HGG's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
63% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. HGG: 0.45 )
HGG' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.02   Max: 0.58
Current: 0.45

-0.02
0.58
Interest Coverage 1.09
HGG's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
59% of the 775 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 35.08 vs. HGG: 1.09 )
HGG' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.09   Max: 9999.99
Current: 1.09

1.09
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 4.34
M-Score: -3.05
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 (%) 0.11
HGG's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 1124 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.32 vs. HGG: 0.11 )
HGG' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 6.62
Current: 0.11

0.11
6.62
Net-margin (%) 0.01
HGG's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 3.52 vs. HGG: 0.01 )
HGG' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 4.05
Current: 0.01

0.01
4.05
ROE (%) 0.07
HGG's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 1103 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 9.14 vs. HGG: 0.07 )
HGG' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 0.07   Max: 131.09
Current: 0.07

0.07
131.09
ROA (%) 0.04
HGG's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 1122 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 4.34 vs. HGG: 0.04 )
HGG' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 15.87
Current: 0.04

0.04
15.87
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 0.88
HGG's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 20.04 vs. HGG: 0.88 )
HGG' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 0.88   Max: 85.62
Current: 0.88

0.88
85.62
Revenue Growth (%) 14.00
HGG's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. HGG: 14.00 )
HGG' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 3.9   Max: 45.7
Current: 14

3.9
45.7
EBITDA Growth (%) -18.70
HGG's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 818 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. HGG: -18.70 )
HGG' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 76.7
Current: -18.7

0
76.7
EPS Growth (%) -79.70
HGG's EPS Growth (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 779 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. HGG: -79.70 )
HGG' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -79.7   Max: 24.8
Current: -79.7

-79.7
24.8
» HGG's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

HGG Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 44,700 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 23,313 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 362,925 sh (+53.32%)
Paul Tudor Jones 17,900 sh (+38.76%)
Chuck Royce 585,200 sh (-30.23%)
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Q4 2013

HGG Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 40,200 sh (+124.58%)
Jim Simons 61,900 sh (+38.48%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 233,142 sh (-35.76%)
Chuck Royce 343,631 sh (-41.28%)
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Q1 2014

HGG Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 277,100 sh (+347.66%)
Chuck Royce 355,031 sh (+3.32%)
Joel Greenblatt 205,076 sh (-12.04%)
Paul Tudor Jones 11,400 sh (-71.64%)
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Q2 2014

HGG Guru Trades in Q2 2014

John Burbank 12,731 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 355,031 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons 259,500 sh (-6.35%)
Joel Greenblatt 83,620 sh (-59.22%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with HGG

(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
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Reduce -59.22%0.02%$7.87 - $10.21 $ 7.35-20%83620
John Burbank 2014-06-30 New Buy$7.87 - $10.21 $ 7.35-20%12731
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Reduce -35.76%0.08%$13.87 - $18.57 $ 7.35-54%233142
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Add 53.32%0.07%$14.89 - $20.46 $ 7.35-57%362925
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 New Buy0.12%$5.94 - $8.5 $ 7.35-2%285435
Joel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.02%$9.48 - $16.45 $ 7.35-47%0
Ron Baron 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0558%$9.83 - $13.64 $ 7.35-36%0
Joel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 New Buy0.02%$9.83 - $13.64 $ 7.35-36%14810
Ron Baron 2011-06-30 Reduce -50%0.05%$12.02 - $15.47 $ 7.35-46%750000
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/B 0.70
HGG's P/B is ranked higher than
89% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. HGG: 0.70 )
HGG' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 9.14
Current: 0.7

0.6
9.14
P/S 0.10
HGG's P/S is ranked higher than
96% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. HGG: 0.10 )
HGG' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 0.75
Current: 0.1

0.09
0.75
PFCF 6.20
HGG's PFCF is ranked higher than
96% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 82.84 vs. HGG: 6.20 )
HGG' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.74   Max: 171.43
Current: 6.2

2.74
171.43
EV-to-EBIT -21.08
HGG's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
57% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 16.01 vs. HGG: -21.08 )
HGG' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.1   Max: 93.7
Current: -21.08

2.1
93.7
Shiller P/E 7.00
HGG's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
97% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 46.80 vs. HGG: 7.00 )
HGG' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 4.99   Max: 16.48
Current: 7

4.99
16.48
Current Ratio 1.54
HGG's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 764 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. HGG: 1.54 )
HGG' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.11   Max: 2.16
Current: 1.54

1.11
2.16
Quick Ratio 0.22
HGG's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
61% of the 764 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. HGG: 0.22 )
HGG' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 0.94
Current: 0.22

0.17
0.94

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 0.71
HGG's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
90% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.86 vs. HGG: 0.71 )
HGG' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 6.2
Current: 0.71

0.66
6.2
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.35
HGG's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.61 vs. HGG: 0.35 )
HGG' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 4.01
Current: 0.35

0.46
4.01
Price/Median PS Value 0.38
HGG's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
96% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. HGG: 0.38 )
HGG' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 2.52
Current: 0.38

0.4
2.52
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 1.30
HGG's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
59% of the 1051 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. HGG: 1.30 )
HGG' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 48.5
Current: 1.3

1.1
48.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 1.94
HGG's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
62% of the 866 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 8.00 vs. HGG: 1.94 )
HGG' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 51.6
Current: 1.94

0.7
51.6

Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Specialty Retail
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HHgregg, Inc. is a specialty retailer of consumer electronics, home appliances and related services operating under the name hhgregg.
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