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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

Interest Coverage 1657.21
NYSE:KING's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
66% of the 1703 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 108.67 vs. NYSE:KING: 1657.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:KING' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 1657.21
Current: 1657.21
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 : 2/10

» NYSE:KING's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-11-04)

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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

KING Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 1,441,900 sh (+16.31%)
Mario Cibelli 195,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
RS Investment Management 358,170 sh (-32.11%)
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Q3 2015

KING Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Mario Cibelli 195,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 1,307,600 sh (-9.31%)
RS Investment Management 254,280 sh (-29.01%)
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Q4 2015

KING Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Mario Gabelli 173,110 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 1,063,900 sh (New)
Jim Simons 3,980,400 sh (+204.41%)
Mario Cibelli Sold Out
RS Investment Management Sold Out
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Q1 2016

KING Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Mario Gabelli Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Electronic Gaming & Multimedia
Traded in other countries:KDM.Germany,
King Digital Entertainment PLC is an interactive entertainment company for the mobile world. The Company's games include Candy Crush Saga, Candy Crush Soda Saga, Farm Heroes Saga, Pet Rescue Saga and Bubble Witch 2 Saga.

King Digital Entertainment PLC was originally incorporated as Midasplayer.com Limited in September 2002, a company organized under the laws of England and Wales. It is an interactive entertainment company for the mobile world. The Company provides engaging content to its audience to match mobile lifestyles: anywhere, anytime and on any device. Its games include Candy Crush Saga, Pet Rescue Saga, Farm Heroes Saga, Papa Pear Saga and Bubble Witch Saga. The Company makes its games available for free, while players can purchase virtual items priced relative to the entertainment value they provide. It embeds social features in the content that enhances the player experience. The Company develops and publishes casual games on royalgames.com, its tournament portal and on mobile and social platform. Casual games typically include a puzzle element. The Company's competitors include other game developers and emerging and potential game developers.



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Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,013
EPS (TTM) $ 1.62
Short Percentage of Float0.17%
52-Week Range $11.63 - 18.00
Shares Outstanding (Mil)315.94

Analyst Estimate

Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 1.60
EPS w/o NRI ($) 1.60
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
Dividends Per Share ($)
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