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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 : 3/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 1.58
JDSU's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
56% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.27 vs. JDSU: 1.58 )
JDSU' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.34   Max: No Debt
Current: 1.58

Equity to Asset 0.51
JDSU's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
59% of the 621 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. JDSU: 0.51 )
JDSU' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.51   Max: 0.96
Current: 0.51

0.51
0.96
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: -38.38
M-Score: -3.12
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 (%) -1.48
JDSU's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 621 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.27 vs. JDSU: -1.48 )
JDSU' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1742.99   Max: 22.63
Current: -1.48

-1742.99
22.63
Net-margin (%) 3.40
JDSU's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 621 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.73 vs. JDSU: 3.40 )
JDSU' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -1736.02   Max: 4.05
Current: 3.4

-1736.02
4.05
ROE (%) 4.91
JDSU's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 611 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 vs. JDSU: 4.91 )
JDSU' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -524.19   Max: 6.72
Current: 4.91

-524.19
6.72
ROA (%) 3.32
JDSU's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 627 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.74 vs. JDSU: 3.32 )
JDSU' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -458.31   Max: 3.67
Current: 3.32

-458.31
3.67
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -5.62
JDSU's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 624 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 10.76 vs. JDSU: -5.62 )
JDSU' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -3638.6   Max: 33.52
Current: -5.62

-3638.6
33.52
Revenue Growth (%) 4.00
JDSU's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 526 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. JDSU: 4.00 )
JDSU' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -47   Max: 67.7
Current: 4

-47
67.7
EBITDA Growth (%) -5.00
JDSU's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 395 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. JDSU: -5.00 )
JDSU' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -87.8   Max: 502.5
Current: -5

-87.8
502.5
» JDSU's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

JDSU Guru Trades in Q3 2013

George Soros 1,250,000 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 505,947 sh (+46.51%)
Jim Simons 1,017,688 sh (+38.35%)
Steven Cohen 1,084,411 sh (+28.47%)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
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Q4 2013

JDSU Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 33,975 sh (New)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Steven Cohen 1,007,771 sh (-7.07%)
Ken Fisher 454,359 sh (-10.2%)
George Soros 100,000 sh (-92%)
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Q1 2014

JDSU Guru Trades in Q1 2014

RS Investment Management 330,100 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 803,178 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,400,362 sh (+38.96%)
George Soros Sold Out
Ken Fisher 437,271 sh (-3.76%)
Paul Tudor Jones 14,300 sh (-57.91%)
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Q2 2014

JDSU Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Daniel Loeb 2,500,000 sh (New)
George Soros 1,066,666 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 1,408,127 sh (+75.32%)
Ken Fisher 516,321 sh (+18.08%)
Paul Tudor Jones 14,500 sh (+1.4%)
Steven Cohen 1,144,300 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management 140,900 sh (-57.32%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with JDSU

(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
Daniel Loeb 2014-06-30 New Buy0.38%$10.61 - $14.35 $ 11.51-4%2500000
George Soros 2014-06-30 New Buy0.1%$10.61 - $14.35 $ 11.51-4%1066666
George Soros 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.01%$11.78 - $14.615 $ 11.51-13%0
George Soros 2013-12-31 Reduce -92%0.18%$11.8 - $16.27 $ 11.51-14%100000
George Soros 2013-09-30 New Buy0.2%$12.83 - $15.25 $ 11.51-20%1250000
George Soros 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.08%$9.7 - $13.31 $ 11.510%0
John Burbank 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$9.7 - $13.31 $ 11.510%0
George Soros 2012-09-30 Reduce -42.86%0.05%$8.63 - $13.45 $ 11.515%400000
John Burbank 2012-09-30 New Buy0.01%$8.63 - $13.45 $ 11.515%13949
George Soros 2012-06-30 Add 84.75%0.05%$9.56 - $14.6 $ 11.512%700000
George Soros 2012-03-31 Add 1211.07%0.07%$10.68 - $14.93 $ 11.51-8%378900
George Soros 2011-06-30 New Buy0.01%$15.51 - $22.06 $ 11.51-39%28900
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/B 2.27
JDSU's P/B is ranked higher than
58% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.21 vs. JDSU: 2.27 )
JDSU' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 6.43
Current: 2.27

0.27
6.43
P/S 1.55
JDSU's P/S is ranked higher than
54% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. JDSU: 1.55 )
JDSU' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 11.82
Current: 1.55

0.32
11.82
PFCF 34.88
JDSU's PFCF is ranked higher than
74% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. JDSU: 34.88 )
JDSU' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.31   Max: 76.11
Current: 34.88

3.31
76.11
EV-to-EBIT -1374.99
JDSU's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
51% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 52.39 vs. JDSU: -1374.99 )
JDSU' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 26.4   Max: 295
Current: -1374.99

26.4
295
Current Ratio 3.45
JDSU's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 529 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. JDSU: 3.45 )
JDSU' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 2   Max: 9.34
Current: 3.45

2
9.34
Quick Ratio 3.08
JDSU's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 529 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. JDSU: 3.08 )
JDSU' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.74   Max: 8.56
Current: 3.08

1.74
8.56

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 3.63
JDSU's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
62% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.27 vs. JDSU: 3.63 )
JDSU' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.03   Max: 70.87
Current: 3.63

1.03
70.87
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.60
JDSU's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
82% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 26.30 vs. JDSU: 1.60 )
JDSU' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 89.53
Current: 1.6

0.43
89.53
Price/Median PS Value 0.78
JDSU's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
84% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. JDSU: 0.78 )
JDSU' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 45.05
Current: 0.78

0.25
45.05
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.30
JDSU's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
66% of the 570 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. JDSU: 0.30 )
JDSU' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 3.8
Current: 0.3

0.3
3.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 2.45
JDSU's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
73% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.55 vs. JDSU: 2.45 )
JDSU' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -0.2   Max: 2.7
Current: 2.45

-0.2
2.7

Business Description

Industry: Communication Equipment » Communication Equipment
Compare:PTFRY, QCOM, CSCO, ERIC, NOK » details
Traded in other countries:UNS1.Germany
JDS Uniphase Corp (CA) was incorporated in California in 1979 and reincorporated in Delaware in 1993. It is a provider of communications test and measurement solutions and optical products for telecommunications service providers, wireless operators, cable operators, network-equipment manufacturers and enterprises. It also provides anti-counterfeiting technologies for currencies and other high value documents and products. The Company operates in the following segments Communications Test and Measurement, Communications and Commercial Optical Products, and Optical Security and Performance Products. The CommTest business provides network and service enablement solutions that enable the design, development, deployment, and maintenance of communication equipment and networks, and ensure the quality of services delivered to the end user. These solutions help accelerate the deployment of new services and lower operating expenses while improving performance and reliability. Included in the product portfolio are instruments, platforms, software, and services for wireless and wireline networks. These solutions provide visibility and intelligence across and at all layers of the network and are used in all phases of the network lifecycle, from R&D in the lab and production line validation to field deployment and service assurance. It also provides network and service enablement solutions for private enterprise networks, including storage and storage-network technologies. The Communications and Commercial Optical Products business segment provides optical communications products used by NEMs for telecommunications and enterprise data communications. These products enable the transmission and transport of video, audio and text data over high-capacity fiber optic cables. Transmission products primarily consist of optical transceivers, optical transponders, and their supporting components such as modulators and source lasers, including products such as the tunable SFP+. Transport products primarily consist of amplifiers and reconfigurable optical add/drop multiplexers and their supporting components such as pump lasers, passive devices, and arrayed waveguides. It also provides lasers employed in a wide variety of OEM applications. The Optical Security and Performance Products business segment leverages its core technology strengths of optics and materials science to manage light and color effects. As of June 29, 2013 its significant manufacturing facilities were located in China, France, Germany, and the United States. Additionally, its significant contract manufacturing partners were located in China, Mexico, Taiwan and Thailand. The Company uses various suppliers and contract manufacturers to supply parts and components for the manufacture and support of multiple product lines. As of June 29, 2013, it owned approximately 1,460 U.S. patents and approximately 880 foreign patents, and it has approximately 640 patent applications pending through
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