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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 0.01
HWAY's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
55% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.21 vs. HWAY: 0.01 )
HWAY' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.01

Equity to Asset 0.38
HWAY's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
65% of the 243 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. HWAY: 0.38 )
HWAY' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 0.87
Current: 0.38

0.36
0.87
Interest Coverage 0.12
HWAY's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
55% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 5.75 vs. HWAY: 0.12 )
HWAY' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 9999.99
Current: 0.12

0.12
9999.99
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 1.61
M-Score: -2.58
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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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -0.53
HWAY's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 249 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 9.51 vs. HWAY: -0.53 )
HWAY' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -18.75   Max: 19.27
Current: -0.53

-18.75
19.27
Net-margin (%) -1.96
HWAY's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 249 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 5.22 vs. HWAY: -1.96 )
HWAY' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -22.9   Max: 11.16
Current: -1.96

-22.9
11.16
ROE (%) -4.57
HWAY's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 241 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 8.06 vs. HWAY: -4.57 )
HWAY' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -59.35   Max: 16.76
Current: -4.57

-59.35
16.76
ROA (%) -1.74
HWAY's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 249 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.79 vs. HWAY: -1.74 )
HWAY' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -22.24   Max: 13.19
Current: -1.74

-22.24
13.19
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -2.23
HWAY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 249 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 14.75 vs. HWAY: -2.23 )
HWAY' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -80.9   Max: 159.17
Current: -2.23

-80.9
159.17
Revenue Growth (%) -2.30
HWAY's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. HWAY: -2.30 )
HWAY' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -2.3   Max: 38.5
Current: -2.3

-2.3
38.5
EBITDA Growth (%) -27.40
HWAY's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 171 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. HWAY: -27.40 )
HWAY' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -27.4   Max: 101.6
Current: -27.4

-27.4
101.6
» HWAY's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

HWAY Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Steven Cohen 30,000 sh (New)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 15,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Chuck Royce 536,000 sh (-37.02%)
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Q4 2013

HWAY Guru Trades in Q4 2013

RS Investment Management 1,620,990 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 134,100 sh (+347%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 15,000 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 377,000 sh (-29.66%)
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Q1 2014

HWAY Guru Trades in Q1 2014

RS Investment Management 1,741,167 sh (+7.41%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 15,000 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q2 2014

HWAY Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jean-Marie Eveillard Sold Out
RS Investment Management 1,213,562 sh (-30.3%)
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» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with HWAY

(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
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2014-06-30 Sold Out $16.08 - $18.37 $ 16.18-6%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.03%$6.26 - $7.89 $ 16.18134%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add 31.11%0.01%$6.95 - $8.43 $ 16.18127%45906
Joel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Add 31.36%0.01%$5.68 - $11.17 $ 16.18113%35013
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2011-09-30 New Buy$10.18 - $17.51 $ 16.1823%15000
Joel Greenblatt 2011-06-30 Add 22.77%0.01%$14.01 - $16.92 $ 16.184%22683
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/B 1.90
HWAY's P/B is ranked higher than
82% of the 262 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. HWAY: 1.90 )
HWAY' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.44   Max: 7.67
Current: 1.9

0.44
7.67
P/S 0.80
HWAY's P/S is ranked higher than
83% of the 262 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. HWAY: 0.80 )
HWAY' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 5.31
Current: 0.8

0.28
5.31
PFCF 62.20
HWAY's PFCF is ranked higher than
71% of the 262 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 46.00 vs. HWAY: 62.20 )
HWAY' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 4.39   Max: 186.69
Current: 62.2

4.39
186.69
EV-to-EBIT -226.74
HWAY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
59% of the 262 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 25.93 vs. HWAY: -226.74 )
HWAY' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4.4   Max: 444.6
Current: -226.74

4.4
444.6
Current Ratio 0.91
HWAY's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. HWAY: 0.91 )
HWAY' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 3.85
Current: 0.91

0.77
3.85
Quick Ratio 0.91
HWAY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
58% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. HWAY: 0.91 )
HWAY' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 3.85
Current: 0.91

0.77
3.85

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.10
HWAY's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
87% of the 262 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. HWAY: 1.10 )
HWAY' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 8.32
Current: 1.1

0.27
8.32
Price/Median PS Value 0.90
HWAY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
89% of the 262 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. HWAY: 0.90 )
HWAY' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 6.73
Current: 0.9

0.38
6.73
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.20
HWAY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
54% of the 236 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 vs. HWAY: 0.20 )
HWAY' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 22.9
Current: 0.2

0.2
22.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 4.65
HWAY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
71% of the 212 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 7.71 vs. HWAY: 4.65 )
HWAY' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 4.4   Max: 79.9
Current: 4.65

4.4
79.9

Business Description

Industry: Health Care Providers » Medical Care
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Traded in other countries:AFN.Germany
Healthways, Inc. provides well-being improvement solutions that help people improve their physical, emotional and social well-being, thereby improving their health and productivity and reducing their health-related costs. The Company's evidence-based programs provide specific and personalized interventions for each individual in a population, irrespective of age, or health status; and delivers to consumers by phone, mail, Internet, and face-to-face interactions. It also offers wellness and disease prevention solutions through total population screening, well-being assessments, and supportive interventions; access to health improvement programs, such as fitness solutions, weight management, chiropractic, and complementary and alternative medicine; and educational materials and personal interactions with trained nurses and other healthcare professionals to create and sustain healthier behaviors for individuals who are in the early stages of chronic conditions. In addition, the company operates care enhancement and coaching centers; fitness centers; and provides health improvement programs and services in Brazil, Australia, and France. Its clientele encompasses health plans, employers, integrated healthcare systems, hospitals, physicians, and government entities in the United States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico.
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Healthways Inc. (HWAY) CEO Ben R Jr Leedle sells 4,375 Shares Jun 23 2010 
Healthways Inc. (HWAY) CEO Ben R Jr Leedle sells 6,310 Shares Feb 17 2010 
Healthways Inc. (HWAY) CFO Mary A Chaput sells 2,586 Shares Feb 17 2010 
Healthways Inc. (HWAY) CEO Ben R Jr Leedle sells 14,850 Shares Nov 12 2009 
Healthways to Issue Third Quarter 2009 Earnings Release and Host Conference Call after Market Close Sep 10 2009 


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