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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 : 4/10

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Cash to Debt 1.10
IRWD's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
56% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 10.63 vs. IRWD: 1.10 )
IRWD' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 420.39
Current: 1.1

1.1
420.39
Equity to Asset 0.14
IRWD's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
54% of the 167 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 0.68 vs. IRWD: 0.14 )
IRWD' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -1.86   Max: 0.63
Current: 0.14

-1.86
0.63
F-Score: 1
Z-Score: -3.17
M-Score: 6.97
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 : 1/10

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Operating margin (%) -1101.36
IRWD's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 3.31 vs. IRWD: -1101.36 )
IRWD' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1101.36   Max: -48.43
Current: -1101.36

-1101.36
-48.43
Net-margin (%) -1192.31
IRWD's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. IRWD: -1192.31 )
IRWD' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -1192.31   Max: -48.34
Current: -1192.31

-1192.31
-48.34
ROE (%) -713.70
IRWD's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. IRWD: -713.70 )
IRWD' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -713.7   Max: -33.21
Current: -713.7

-713.7
-33.21
ROA (%) -97.80
IRWD's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. IRWD: -97.80 )
IRWD' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -97.8   Max: -17.58
Current: -97.8

-97.8
-17.58
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -674.23
IRWD's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 5.52 vs. IRWD: -674.23 )
IRWD' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -1389.65   Max: -176.8
Current: -674.23

-1389.65
-176.8
Revenue Growth (%) -25.80
IRWD's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 134 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 7.90 vs. IRWD: -25.80 )
IRWD' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: -25.8
Current: -25.8

EBITDA Growth (%) 52.00
IRWD's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 114 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. IRWD: 52.00 )
IRWD' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 52
Current: 52

0
52
EPS Growth (%) 54.30
IRWD's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. IRWD: 54.30 )
IRWD' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 54.3
Current: 54.3

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54.3
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

IRWD Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Vanguard Health Care Fund 2,181,746 sh (+9.09%)
Lee Ainslie Sold Out
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Q2 2013

IRWD Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Steven Cohen 11,045 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 20,400 sh (New)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 3,238,136 sh (+48.42%)
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Q3 2013

IRWD Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Steven Cohen 24,489 sh (+121.72%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 3,348,268 sh (+3.4%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
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Q4 2013

IRWD Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Vanguard Health Care Fund 3,364,198 sh (+0.48%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with IRWD

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Vanguard Health Care Fund 2013-06-30 Add 48.42%0.04%$9.93 - $18.17 $ 10.45-28%3238136
Lee Ainslie 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.34%$11.08 - $18.85 $ 10.45-30%0
Lee Ainslie 2011-06-30 Reduce -35.91%0.18%$14.02 - $16.4 $ 10.45-31%2171197
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Ratios

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P/B 32.60
IRWD's P/B is ranked lower than
85% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 3.68 vs. IRWD: 32.60 )
IRWD' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 5.46   Max: 47.19
Current: 32.6

5.46
47.19
P/S 52.91
IRWD's P/S is ranked lower than
84% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 3.63 vs. IRWD: 52.91 )
IRWD' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.65   Max: 75.5
Current: 52.91

2.65
75.5
EV-to-EBIT 52.60
IRWD's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
75% of the 122 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 21.08 vs. IRWD: 52.60 )
IRWD' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 19.5   Max: 28
Current: 52.6

19.5
28

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 32.70
IRWD's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
89% of the 136 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. IRWD: 32.70 )
IRWD' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 6.43   Max: 36.28
Current: 32.7

6.43
36.28
Price/Median PS Value 2.80
IRWD's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
72% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. IRWD: 2.80 )
IRWD' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.44   Max: 3.13
Current: 2.8

0.44
3.13
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -40.20
IRWD's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
51% of the 138 Companies
in the Global Diagnostics & Research industry.

( Industry Median: 0.42 vs. IRWD: -40.20 )
IRWD' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -0.5   Max: 1.3
Current: -40.2

-0.5
1.3

Business Description

Industry: Medical Diagnostics & Research » Diagnostics & Research
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Traded in other countries:I76.Germany
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was incorporated in Delaware on January 5, 1998. On April 7, 2008, the Company changed its name from Microbia, Inc. to Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The Company is an entrepreneurial pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and intends to commercialize differentiated medicines that improve patients' lives. The Company currently operates its human therapeutics business segment- human therapeutics segment consists of the development and commercialization of its product candidates, including linaclotide. Prior to the sale of its interest in Microbia, it also operated in the biomanufacturing segment. Its biomanufacturing segment, which comprised a much smaller part of its business, consisted of its majority ownership interest in Microbia. The Company's human therapeutics segment represented 100% of its total assets at December 31, 2011 and 2010. The Company is subject to federal, state, city and local laws and regulations governing the use, manufacture, storage, handling and disposal of these hazardous materials.

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