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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 0.86
JCOM's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
78% of the 1781 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 20.60 vs. JCOM: 0.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.42  Med: 49.84 Max: 74200.67
Current: 0.86
0.42
74200.67
Equity to Asset 0.49
JCOM's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
67% of the 1579 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. JCOM: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.43  Med: 0.84 Max: 0.93
Current: 0.49
-0.43
0.93
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 3.77
M-Score: -2.39
WACC vs ROIC
13.01%
18.37%
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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 28.96
JCOM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 1748 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 5.11 vs. JCOM: 28.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -314.29  Med: 38.05 Max: 43.66
Current: 28.96
-314.29
43.66
Net-margin (%) 18.60
JCOM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1748 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. JCOM: 18.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -491.43  Med: 29.34 Max: 49.99
Current: 18.6
-491.43
49.99
ROE (%) 14.86
JCOM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1703 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 6.27 vs. JCOM: 14.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
JCOM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -73.56  Med: 23.03 Max: 44.87
Current: 14.86
-73.56
44.87
ROA (%) 7.27
JCOM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1788 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 3.29 vs. JCOM: 7.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
JCOM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -50.34  Med: 18.78 Max: 40.47
Current: 7.27
-50.34
40.47
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 498.22
JCOM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 1761 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 24.35 vs. JCOM: 498.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
JCOM' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -472.24  Med: 453.12 Max: 980.27
Current: 498.22
-472.24
980.27
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 21.30
JCOM's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1315 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. JCOM: 21.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 8.5  Med: 26.75 Max: 66.6
Current: 21.3
8.5
66.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 16.00
JCOM's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1053 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. JCOM: 16.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
JCOM' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 9.5  Med: 17.30 Max: 195.3
Current: 16
9.5
195.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 2.20
JCOM's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 975 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. JCOM: 2.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
JCOM' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -40.3  Med: 12.50 Max: 48.9
Current: 2.2
-40.3
48.9
» JCOM's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

JCOM Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Joel Greenblatt 170,168 sh (+38.43%)
Chuck Royce 356,604 sh (+15.11%)
Ken Fisher 148,275 sh (unchged)
John Hussman Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons 630,100 sh (-15.18%)
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Q4 2014

JCOM Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jeremy Grantham 13,400 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 480,684 sh (+34.79%)
Ken Fisher 156,675 sh (+5.67%)
Jim Simons 420,000 sh (-33.34%)
Joel Greenblatt 7,836 sh (-95.40%)
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Q1 2015

JCOM Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 8,600 sh (New)
Jim Simons 505,969 sh (+20.47%)
Joel Greenblatt 7,841 sh (+0.06%)
Ken Fisher 156,675 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 12,400 sh (-7.46%)
Chuck Royce 383,494 sh (-20.22%)
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Q2 2015

JCOM Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Ken Fisher 153,425 sh (-2.07%)
Chuck Royce 309,729 sh (-19.23%)
Jim Simons 329,400 sh (-34.90%)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,100 sh (-40.70%)
Jeremy Grantham 5,200 sh (-58.06%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 27.04
JCOM's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1109 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 24.00 vs. JCOM: 27.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
JCOM' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 9.85  Med: 17.75 Max: 31
Current: 27.04
9.85
31
Forward P/E 15.72
JCOM's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
64% of the 528 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 19.16 vs. JCOM: 15.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 27.30
JCOM's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1101 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 23.80 vs. JCOM: 27.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
JCOM' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 9.74  Med: 17.62 Max: 30.6
Current: 27.3
9.74
30.6
P/B 3.81
JCOM's P/B is ranked lower than
65% of the 1572 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.63 vs. JCOM: 3.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
JCOM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.99  Med: 3.36 Max: 6.59
Current: 3.81
1.99
6.59
P/S 4.92
JCOM's P/S is ranked lower than
76% of the 1715 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. JCOM: 4.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
JCOM' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.94  Med: 4.71 Max: 9.82
Current: 4.92
2.94
9.82
PFCF 19.44
JCOM's PFCF is ranked higher than
60% of the 815 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 24.41 vs. JCOM: 19.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
JCOM' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 7.78  Med: 14.39 Max: 29.76
Current: 19.44
7.78
29.76
POCF 17.70
JCOM's POCF is ranked lower than
52% of the 1017 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 17.74 vs. JCOM: 17.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
JCOM' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 7.18  Med: 12.31 Max: 23.13
Current: 17.7
7.18
23.13
EV-to-EBIT 17.75
JCOM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
55% of the 1149 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 16.13 vs. JCOM: 17.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
JCOM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 5.7  Med: 12.05 Max: 21.9
Current: 17.75
5.7
21.9
PEG 1.60
JCOM's PEG is ranked higher than
54% of the 487 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. JCOM: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
JCOM' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.99 Max: 1.6
Current: 1.6
0.29
1.6
Shiller P/E 28.33
JCOM's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
50% of the 699 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 28.94 vs. JCOM: 28.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 13.07  Med: 22.01 Max: 632.5
Current: 28.33
13.07
632.5
Current Ratio 3.85
JCOM's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 1625 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. JCOM: 3.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.3  Med: 5.44 Max: 10.9
Current: 3.85
1.3
10.9
Quick Ratio 3.85
JCOM's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 1625 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.92 vs. JCOM: 3.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.3  Med: 5.44 Max: 10.9
Current: 3.85
1.3
10.9
Days Sales Outstanding 48.48
JCOM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
72% of the 1511 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 69.32 vs. JCOM: 48.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 17.73  Med: 28.24 Max: 61.9
Current: 48.48
17.73
61.9

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.74
JCOM's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
51% of the 1264 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.77 vs. JCOM: 1.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.63  Med: 2.03 Max: 3.45
Current: 1.74
0.63
3.45
Dividend Payout 0.45
JCOM's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
58% of the 766 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. JCOM: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.37 Max: 0.65
Current: 0.45
0.31
0.65
Dividend growth (3y) 39.30
JCOM's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
90% of the 439 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 vs. JCOM: 39.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend growth (3y) only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 39.3
Current: 39.3
0
39.3
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.70
JCOM's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
55% of the 1295 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.02 vs. JCOM: 1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.63  Med: 2.03 Max: 3.45
Current: 1.7
0.63
3.45
Share Buyback Rate -0.50
JCOM's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
67% of the 1149 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: -2.20 vs. JCOM: -0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 4  Med: -0.55 Max: -26.7
Current: -0.5

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.21
JCOM's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
67% of the 823 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. JCOM: 1.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.63  Med: 0.98 Max: 5.11
Current: 1.21
0.63
5.11
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.38
JCOM's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
52% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.36 vs. JCOM: 1.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.07
JCOM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
53% of the 1520 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. JCOM: 1.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.16  Med: 1.02 Max: 5.58
Current: 1.07
0.16
5.58
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.50
JCOM's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
54% of the 347 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. JCOM: 1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.02 Max: 1.47
Current: 1.5
0.5
1.47
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 5.63
JCOM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1711 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. JCOM: 5.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 4.6  Med: 8.30 Max: 17.6
Current: 5.63
4.6
17.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 22.82
JCOM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 694 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 10.48 vs. JCOM: 22.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
JCOM' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: 1.1  Med: 20.50 Max: 82.4
Current: 22.82
1.1
82.4

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Infrastructure
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j2 Global Inc was founded in 1995 and is a Delaware corporation. The Company provides Internet services. It provides unified-messaging and communications services, including faxing and voicemail solutions, Web-initiated conference calling, storage messaging services, online backup, and virtual office solutions. It also provides unified communications services that include fax, Web-based voicemail, conference calling and a comprehensive set of outsourced virtual phone services. The Company manages its operations through two business segments: Business Cloud Services and Digital Media. Through its Business Cloud Services Division, the Company provides cloud services to businesses of all sizes, from individuals to enterprises, and licenses its intellectual property to third parties. Its Digital Media Division operates a portfolio of web properties providing technology, gaming and lifestyle content, and a data-driven platform connecting advertisers with visitors to those properties and to visitors of third party websites that are part of the Division's advertising network. The Company own and use a number of trademarks in connection with its services, including eFax, MyFax, eFax Corporate, eVoice, KeepItSafe, Fusemail, Onebox, PCMag, IGN and AskMen, among others. The Company competes with advertising networks, exchanges, demand side platforms and other platforms, such as Google AdSense, DoubleClick Ad Exchange, AOL's Ad.com and Microsoft Media Network, as well as traditional media companies. The Company is subject to a number of foreign and domestic laws and regulations that affect companies conducting business over the Internet and, in some cases, using services of third-party telecommunications and Internet service providers.
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