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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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.97
IACI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
51% of the 493 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 12.30 vs. IACI: 0.97 )
IACI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 20.97
Current: 0.97

0.09
20.97
Equity to Asset 0.47
IACI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
55% of the 469 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. IACI: 0.47 )
IACI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 0.84
Current: 0.47

0.03
0.84
Interest Coverage 12.69
IACI's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
53% of the 331 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. IACI: 12.69 )
IACI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 52.62
Current: 12.69

0.3
52.62
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 2.66
M-Score: -2.44
WACC vs ROIC
8.82%
8.48%
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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 12.70
IACI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 488 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.88 vs. IACI: 12.70 )
IACI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -77.08   Max: 17.12
Current: 12.7

-77.08
17.12
Net-margin (%) 14.04
IACI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 488 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.84 vs. IACI: 14.04 )
IACI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -72.68   Max: 42.64
Current: 14.04

-72.68
42.64
ROE (%) 24.01
IACI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 471 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 6.36 vs. IACI: 24.01 )
IACI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -27.29   Max: 32.89
Current: 24.01

-27.29
32.89
ROA (%) 10.20
IACI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 497 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.43 vs. IACI: 10.20 )
IACI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -21.36   Max: 17.61
Current: 10.2

-21.36
17.61
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 129.89
IACI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 492 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 26.49 vs. IACI: 129.89 )
IACI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -316.97   Max: 151.01
Current: 129.89

-316.97
151.01
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 33.00
IACI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 341 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 10.10 vs. IACI: 33.00 )
IACI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -45.1   Max: 76.9
Current: 33

-45.1
76.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 82.50
IACI's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 269 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 8.70 vs. IACI: 82.50 )
IACI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -40.6   Max: 82.5
Current: 82.5

-40.6
82.5
» IACI's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

IACI Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 3,883 sh (New)
Jim Simons 34,727 sh (+813.87%)
Chase Coleman 579,000 sh (+146.38%)
Murray Stahl 1,293,089 sh (+2.14%)
Ruane Cunniff 1,200,010 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 101,539 sh (-7.86%)
Joel Greenblatt 86,309 sh (-13.42%)
Mario Cibelli 15,000 sh (-14.29%)
David Einhorn 1,369,892 sh (-28.13%)
Steven Cohen 16,325 sh (-91.04%)
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Q2 2014

IACI Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Daniel Loeb 2,000,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 84,927 sh (+144.56%)
Joel Greenblatt 206,027 sh (+138.71%)
David Einhorn 1,879,930 sh (+37.23%)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,206 sh (+34.07%)
Ruane Cunniff 1,200,210 sh (+0.02%)
Mario Cibelli 15,000 sh (unchged)
Chase Coleman Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 98,693 sh (-2.8%)
Murray Stahl 1,250,417 sh (-3.3%)
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Q3 2014

IACI Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Julian Robertson 194,000 sh (New)
John Burbank 798,686 sh (New)
George Soros 152,045 sh (New)
Jim Simons 197,927 sh (+133.06%)
David Einhorn 2,994,930 sh (+59.31%)
Ruane Cunniff 1,200,210 sh (unchged)
Mario Cibelli 15,000 sh (unchged)
Daniel Loeb 2,000,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,067 sh (-2.67%)
Mario Gabelli 91,236 sh (-7.56%)
Murray Stahl 1,150,043 sh (-8.03%)
Joel Greenblatt 129,769 sh (-37.01%)
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Q4 2014

IACI Guru Trades in Q4 2014

RS Investment Management 517,540 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 20,552 sh (+305.6%)
Jim Simons 481,227 sh (+143.13%)
Joel Greenblatt 236,493 sh (+82.24%)
Julian Robertson 309,600 sh (+59.59%)
Daniel Loeb 2,375,000 sh (+18.75%)
David Einhorn 2,994,930 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates 150,000 sh (unchged)
Mario Cibelli Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
Ruane Cunniff 1,200,125 sh (-0.01%)
Mario Gabelli 88,277 sh (-3.24%)
Murray Stahl 1,014,115 sh (-11.82%)
John Burbank 204,846 sh (-74.35%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with IACI

(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
Julian Robertson 2014-12-31 Add 59.59%1.38%$58.48 - $67.88 $ 68.428%309600
John Burbank 2014-12-31 Reduce -74.35%0.55%$58.48 - $67.88 $ 68.428%204846
Mario Cibelli 2014-12-31 Sold Out 0.38%$58.48 - $67.88 $ 68.428%0
Daniel Loeb 2014-12-31 Add 18.75%0.21%$58.48 - $67.88 $ 68.428%2375000
George Soros 2014-12-31 Sold Out 0.08%$58.48 - $67.88 $ 68.428%0
Joel Greenblatt 2014-12-31 Add 82.24%0.05%$58.48 - $67.88 $ 68.428%236493
Julian Robertson 2014-09-30 New Buy3.4%$63.8 - $73.02 $ 68.421%194000
David Einhorn 2014-09-30 Add 59.31%1.04%$63.8 - $73.02 $ 68.421%2994930
John Burbank 2014-09-30 New Buy0.74%$63.8 - $73.02 $ 68.421%798686
George Soros 2014-09-30 New Buy0.08%$63.8 - $73.02 $ 68.421%152045
Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Reduce -37.01%0.07%$63.8 - $73.02 $ 68.421%129769
Daniel Loeb 2014-06-30 New Buy1.7%$61.98 - $72.59 $ 68.422%2000000
David Einhorn 2014-06-30 Add 37.23%0.49%$61.98 - $72.59 $ 68.422%1879930
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Add 138.71%0.1%$61.98 - $72.59 $ 68.422%206027
David Einhorn 2014-03-31 Reduce -28.13%0.51%$65.04 - $79.86 $ 68.42-5%1369892
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 14.20
IACI's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
93% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 106.30 vs. IACI: 14.20 )
IACI' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.46   Max: 34.36
Current: 14.2

4.46
34.36
Forward P/E 17.15
IACI's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
95% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. IACI: 17.15 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 24.10
IACI's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
86% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 115.50 vs. IACI: 24.10 )
IACI' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 6.38   Max: 138.88
Current: 24.1

6.38
138.88
P/B 2.90
IACI's P/B is ranked higher than
72% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.65 vs. IACI: 2.90 )
IACI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 3.78
Current: 2.9

0.22
3.78
P/S 1.90
IACI's P/S is ranked higher than
75% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.51 vs. IACI: 1.90 )
IACI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 29.09
Current: 1.9

0.16
29.09
PFCF 18.10
IACI's PFCF is ranked higher than
88% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 138.35 vs. IACI: 18.10 )
IACI' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.17   Max: 36.35
Current: 18.1

3.17
36.35
POCF 15.40
IACI's POCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 35.72 vs. IACI: 15.40 )
IACI' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.44   Max: 77.66
Current: 15.4

2.44
77.66
EV-to-EBIT 13.70
IACI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
86% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 64.86 vs. IACI: 13.70 )
IACI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -46.7   Max: 229.9
Current: 13.7

-46.7
229.9
Shiller P/E 58.90
IACI's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
89% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. IACI: 58.90 )
IACI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 2.93   Max: 7700
Current: 58.9

2.93
7700
Current Ratio 2.23
IACI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 482 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.32 vs. IACI: 2.23 )
IACI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.91   Max: 7.81
Current: 2.23

0.91
7.81
Quick Ratio 2.23
IACI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 481 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. IACI: 2.23 )
IACI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 7.81
Current: 2.23

0.54
7.81
Days Sales Outstanding 28.56
IACI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
86% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 59.03 vs. IACI: 28.56 )
IACI' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 3.2   Max: 275.69
Current: 28.56

3.2
275.69

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 1.80
IACI's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
59% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. IACI: 1.80 )
IACI' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.26   Max: 2.04
Current: 1.8

0.26
2.04
Dividend Payout 0.43
IACI's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
87% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. IACI: 0.43 )
IACI' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 0.59
Current: 0.43

0.09
0.59
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.80
IACI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
53% of the 171 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.69 vs. IACI: 1.80 )
IACI' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.26   Max: 2.04
Current: 1.8

0.26
2.04
Share Buyback Rate 7.70
IACI's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
97% of the 315 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: -1.70 vs. IACI: 7.70 )
IACI' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 15.5   Max: -120.8
Current: 7.7

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.00
IACI's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
94% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. IACI: 1.00 )
IACI' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.19   Max: 5.85
Current: 1

0.19
5.85
Price/Median PS Value 1.20
IACI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
64% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. IACI: 1.20 )
IACI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 17.38
Current: 1.2

0.11
17.38
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.30
IACI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
84% of the 481 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. IACI: 7.30 )
IACI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 33.7
Current: 7.3

0.4
33.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -16.25
IACI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
52% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 21.41 vs. IACI: -16.25 )
IACI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -12.7   Max: 30.2
Current: -16.25

-12.7
30.2

Business Description

Industry: Online Media » Internet Content & Information
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IAC/InterActiveCorp was incorporated in July 1986 in Delaware under the name Silver King Broadcasting Company, Inc., as a subsidiary of Home Shopping Network, Inc. The Company is a media and Internet company engaged in areas of search, applications, online dating, media and eCommerce. The Company operates in segments such as Search & Applications, The Match Group, Media and eCommerce. Search services generally involve the generation and display of a set of hyperlinks to websites, together with summary information regarding these websites, deemed relevant to search queries entered by users. The Company provides search services to users who visit its Ask.com and other destination search websites and portals directly, through toolbars that it distributes to users directly and through third parties and through the syndication of its search results via search boxes placed on third party websites. The Company competes with a variety of parties in connection with its efforts to attract search engine users, distribute downloadable toolbars and applications, attract third parties to distribute its toolbars and search boxes and attract advertisers, including: Google, Yahoo!, MSN and other destination search websites and search-centric portals, third party toolbar, convenience search and applications providers, other search technology and convenience service providers. Citysearch is an online local guide that provides consumer users with information regarding businesses and events in cities and neighborhoods across the U.S. It provides mainly local advertising services to merchants through several online advertising models. The company markets its services to users mainly through search engines. The markets for local content, local services and local advertising are competitive and diverse. The Company's Match segment, it is a provider of subscription-based online personals services in the United States and various jurisdictions abroad. The company provides these services through websites that it owns and operates in twenty-five countries, eight languages and five continents, as well as through its mobile application in the United States. The Company provides services through branded websites that it owns and operates, including, among others, Match.com, Chemistry.com, BlackPeopleMeet.com and SeniorPeopleMeet.com. The company's market its products and services through a variety of traditional offline and online marketing. Its offline marketing activities consist of traditional marketing and business development activities, including television, print, radio and outdoor advertising and related public relations efforts. It competes mainly with online and offline broad-based personals, dating & matchmaking services, the personals sections of newspapers and magazines, other conventional media companies that provide personals services and traditional venues where singles meet. It also competes with numerous online and offline personals, dating a
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