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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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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 1.05
JCOM's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
56% of the 2118 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 4.93 vs. JCOM: 1.05 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.42   Max: 74200.67
Current: 1.05

0.42
74200.67
Equity to Asset 0.49
JCOM's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
58% of the 2048 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. JCOM: 0.49 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.43   Max: 0.93
Current: 0.49

-0.43
0.93
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 3.50
M-Score: -2.72
WACC vs ROIC
12.40%
20.61%
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 32.18
JCOM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 2100 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 5.37 vs. JCOM: 32.18 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -314.29   Max: 43.66
Current: 32.18

-314.29
43.66
Net-margin (%) 19.88
JCOM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 2100 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 3.67 vs. JCOM: 19.88 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -491.43   Max: 49.99
Current: 19.88

-491.43
49.99
ROE (%) 15.28
JCOM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 2033 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. JCOM: 15.28 )
JCOM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -70.72   Max: 44.87
Current: 15.28

-70.72
44.87
ROA (%) 8.39
JCOM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 2126 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 3.37 vs. JCOM: 8.39 )
JCOM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -50.34   Max: 40.47
Current: 8.39

-50.34
40.47
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 510.58
JCOM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 2105 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 29.03 vs. JCOM: 510.58 )
JCOM' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -472.24   Max: 970.9
Current: 510.58

-472.24
970.9
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 26.60
JCOM's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1666 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. JCOM: 26.60 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 8.5   Max: 66.6
Current: 26.6

8.5
66.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 19.50
JCOM's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1378 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. JCOM: 19.50 )
JCOM' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 9.5   Max: 195.3
Current: 19.5

9.5
195.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 8.80
JCOM's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1261 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. JCOM: 8.80 )
JCOM' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -40.3   Max: 48.9
Current: 8.8

-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

Q1 2014

JCOM Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Chuck Royce 207,700 sh (+228.64%)
Paul Tudor Jones 10,800 sh (+44%)
Ken Fisher 128,025 sh (+10.22%)
Jim Simons 871,900 sh (+6.49%)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
John Hussman 325,000 sh (-13.1%)
Joel Greenblatt 8,225 sh (-63.96%)
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Q2 2014

JCOM Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Joel Greenblatt 122,928 sh (+1394.57%)
Chuck Royce 309,800 sh (+49.16%)
Ken Fisher 148,275 sh (+15.82%)
Jim Simons 742,900 sh (-14.8%)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,700 sh (-19.44%)
John Hussman 3,000 sh (-99.08%)
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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)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
John Hussman 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 (-95.4%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with JCOM

(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 2014-12-31 Reduce -95.4%0.08%$48.72 - $63.62 $ 67.2521%7836
Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Add 38.43%0.02%$47.5 - $53.76 $ 67.2532%170168
John Hussman 2014-09-30 Sold Out 0.01%$47.5 - $53.76 $ 67.2532%0
John Hussman 2014-06-30 Reduce -99.08%1.19%$43.67 - $51.14 $ 67.2540%3000
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Add 1394.57%0.07%$43.67 - $51.14 $ 67.2540%122928
John Hussman 2014-03-31 Reduce -13.1%0.17%$43.04 - $51.67 $ 67.2539%325000
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Reduce -63.96%0.02%$43.04 - $51.67 $ 67.2538%8225
John Hussman 2013-12-31 Reduce -25.2%0.35%$43.92 - $55.74 $ 67.2536%374000
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Reduce -56.64%0.05%$43.92 - $55.74 $ 67.2536%22822
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Reduce -73.02%0.26%$42.2 - $52.48 $ 67.2540%52629
John Hussman 2013-06-30 Add 1090.48%0.89%$37.41 - $42.83 $ 67.2567%500000
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Reduce -36.52%0.22%$37.41 - $42.83 $ 67.2567%195063
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Reduce -27.75%0.21%$30.6 - $39.21 $ 67.2596%307294
John Hussman 2013-03-31 Reduce -53.85%0.04%$30.6 - $39.21 $ 67.2596%42000
Ken Fisher 2013-03-31 New Buy0.01%$30.6 - $39.21 $ 67.2596%114625
John Hussman 2012-12-31 Reduce -49.16%0.07%$28.67 - $33.09 $ 67.25121%91000
John Hussman 2012-09-30 Reduce -64.2%0.16%$25.74 - $32.82 $ 67.25131%179000
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Add 20.43%0.14%$25.74 - $32.82 $ 67.25131%374568
David Dreman 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.68%$23.63 - $28.33 $ 67.25166%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Add 30.16%0.14%$23.63 - $28.33 $ 67.25166%311018
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add 186.04%0.39%$26.95 - $30.62 $ 67.25146%238954
David Dreman 2011-12-31 New Buy0.71%$25.5 - $31.16 $ 67.25137%1123510
Joel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Add 115.81%0.15%$25.5 - $31.16 $ 67.25137%83538
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 28.60
JCOM's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
80% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 56.70 vs. JCOM: 28.60 )
JCOM' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 9.85   Max: 31
Current: 28.6

9.85
31
Forward P/E 15.65
JCOM's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
91% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. JCOM: 15.65 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 27.80
JCOM's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
80% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 59.00 vs. JCOM: 27.80 )
JCOM' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 9.74   Max: 30.6
Current: 27.8

9.74
30.6
P/B 4.00
JCOM's P/B is ranked higher than
66% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 3.32 vs. JCOM: 4.00 )
JCOM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.99   Max: 6.59
Current: 4

1.99
6.59
P/S 5.60
JCOM's P/S is ranked higher than
57% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.67 vs. JCOM: 5.60 )
JCOM' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.94   Max: 9.82
Current: 5.6

2.94
9.82
PFCF 20.10
JCOM's PFCF is ranked higher than
86% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 102.32 vs. JCOM: 20.10 )
JCOM' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 7.78   Max: 29.76
Current: 20.1

7.78
29.76
POCF 16.52
JCOM's POCF is ranked higher than
80% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 28.43 vs. JCOM: 16.52 )
JCOM' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 7.18   Max: 23.13
Current: 16.52

7.18
23.13
EV-to-EBIT 17.36
JCOM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
81% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 36.34 vs. JCOM: 17.36 )
JCOM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 5.7   Max: 21.9
Current: 17.36

5.7
21.9
PEG 1.92
JCOM's PEG is ranked higher than
93% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. JCOM: 1.92 )
JCOM' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 1.57
Current: 1.92

0.29
1.57
Shiller P/E 29.70
JCOM's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
88% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. JCOM: 29.70 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 13.07   Max: 948.75
Current: 29.7

13.07
948.75
Current Ratio 5.59
JCOM's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 2080 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. JCOM: 5.59 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.3   Max: 10.9
Current: 5.59

1.3
10.9
Quick Ratio 5.59
JCOM's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 2080 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.77 vs. JCOM: 5.59 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.3   Max: 10.9
Current: 5.59

1.3
10.9
Days Sales Outstanding 48.04
JCOM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
83% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 84.50 vs. JCOM: 48.04 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 17.73   Max: 61.9
Current: 48.04

17.73
61.9

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 1.70
JCOM's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
51% of the 1057 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. JCOM: 1.70 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 3.45
Current: 1.7

0.63
3.45
Dividend Payout 0.44
JCOM's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
83% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. JCOM: 0.44 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 0.57
Current: 0.44

0.31
0.57
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.70
JCOM's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1088 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. JCOM: 1.70 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 3.45
Current: 1.7

0.63
3.45
Share Buyback Rate -0.10
JCOM's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
84% of the 1473 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: -1.40 vs. JCOM: -0.10 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 4   Max: -26.7
Current: -0.1

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 480.36
JCOM's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
56% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 8.39 vs. JCOM: 480.36 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 352.57
Current: 480.36

0.45
352.57
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.23
JCOM's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
88% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 7.56 vs. JCOM: 1.23 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 3.43
Current: 1.23

0.63
3.43
Price/Median PS Value 1.17
JCOM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
75% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. JCOM: 1.17 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 5.52
Current: 1.17

0.16
5.52
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.47
JCOM's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. JCOM: 1.47 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 1.44
Current: 1.47

0.5
1.44
Price/Graham Number 24.20
JCOM's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
69% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 16.38 vs. JCOM: 24.20 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.56   Max: 17.76
Current: 24.2

1.56
17.76
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.80
JCOM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
79% of the 2102 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. JCOM: 5.80 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 4.6   Max: 17.6
Current: 5.8

4.6
17.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 23.30
JCOM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1125 Companies
in the Global Software - Infrastructure industry.

( Industry Median: 12.92 vs. JCOM: 23.30 )
JCOM' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 82.8
Current: 23.3

0.6
82.8

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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