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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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 7.96
LACO's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
88% of the 1014 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. LACO: 7.96 )
LACO' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.31   Max: No Debt
Current: 7.96

Equity to Asset 0.88
LACO's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
97% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. LACO: 0.88 )
LACO' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 0.94
Current: 0.88

0.57
0.94
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 4.33
M-Score: -4.25
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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -43.41
LACO's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1018 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 8.88 vs. LACO: -43.41 )
LACO' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1123.24   Max: 5286.27
Current: -43.41

-1123.24
5286.27
Net-margin (%) -45.03
LACO's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1017 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 6.07 vs. LACO: -45.03 )
LACO' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -768.38   Max: 3095.16
Current: -45.03

-768.38
3095.16
ROE (%) -20.42
LACO's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 958 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 7.21 vs. LACO: -20.42 )
LACO' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -53.07   Max: 19.75
Current: -20.42

-53.07
19.75
ROA (%) -18.19
LACO's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1020 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 3.39 vs. LACO: -18.19 )
LACO' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -40.96   Max: 16.7
Current: -18.19

-40.96
16.7
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -73.13
LACO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 12.75 vs. LACO: -73.13 )
LACO' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -781.34   Max: 1011.24
Current: -73.13

-781.34
1011.24
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 15.40
LACO's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 861 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. LACO: 15.40 )
LACO' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -70.7   Max: 241.4
Current: 15.4

-70.7
241.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -100.00
LACO's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 631 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 9.10 vs. LACO: -100.00 )
LACO' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -100   Max: 80.2
Current: -100

-100
80.2
» LACO's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

LACO Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 95,926 sh (+99.85%)
Mario Gabelli 65,000 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 590,000 sh (unchged)
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Q2 2014

LACO Guru Trades in Q2 2014

HOTCHKIS & WILEY 652,572 sh (+10.61%)
Mario Gabelli 65,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 77,100 sh (-19.63%)
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Q3 2014

LACO Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 50,900 sh (-33.98%)
Mario Gabelli 32,500 sh (-50.00%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 324,491 sh (-50.28%)
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Q4 2014

LACO Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 54,900 sh (+7.86%)
Mario Gabelli 32,500 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 323,048 sh (-0.44%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward P/E 161.29
LACO's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
64% of the 1099 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 59.17 vs. LACO: 161.29 )
N/A
P/B 1.10
LACO's P/B is ranked higher than
84% of the 1099 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 2.39 vs. LACO: 1.10 )
LACO' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 2.29
Current: 1.1

0.28
2.29
P/S 2.10
LACO's P/S is ranked higher than
54% of the 1099 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. LACO: 2.10 )
LACO' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.19   Max: 323.25
Current: 2.1

1.19
323.25
POCF 87.50
LACO's POCF is ranked higher than
61% of the 1099 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 15.39 vs. LACO: 87.50 )
LACO' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.07   Max: 242
Current: 87.5

2.07
242
EV-to-EBIT -1.90
LACO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
53% of the 1099 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 23.66 vs. LACO: -1.90 )
LACO' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -136.6   Max: 20.6
Current: -1.9

-136.6
20.6
Current Ratio 15.33
LACO's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
99% of the 994 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. LACO: 15.33 )
LACO' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 19.84
Current: 15.33

0.47
19.84
Quick Ratio 15.33
LACO's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
99% of the 994 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. LACO: 15.33 )
LACO' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 19.84
Current: 15.33

0.47
19.84

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Cash 1.80
LACO's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
100% of the 1099 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. LACO: 1.80 )
LACO' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 1.46   Max: 16.74
Current: 1.8

1.46
16.74
Price/Net Current Asset Value 1.80
LACO's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
100% of the 1099 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. LACO: 1.80 )
LACO' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.25   Max: 10.38
Current: 1.8

1.25
10.38
Price/Tangible Book 1.10
LACO's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
87% of the 1099 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. LACO: 1.10 )
LACO' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 2.55
Current: 1.1

0.31
2.55
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.90
LACO's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1099 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. LACO: 0.90 )
LACO' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.79   Max: 33.64
Current: 0.9

0.79
33.64
Price/Median PS Value 0.30
LACO's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 1099 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. LACO: 0.30 )
LACO' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 41.5
Current: 0.3

0.21
41.5
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -51.80
LACO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
61% of the 1005 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. LACO: -51.80 )
LACO' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: -52.9   Max: 5246.3
Current: -51.8

-52.9
5246.3

Business Description

Industry: Travel & Leisure » Resorts & Casinos
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Lakes Entertainment Inc was incorporated in the State of Minnesota on June 18, 1998. The Company is engaged in the business of developing, constructing and managing casinos and related hotel and entertainment facilities in emerging and established gaming jurisdictions. It owns and operates the Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Allegany County, Maryland which it acquired on August 3, 2012. Rocky Gap includes a hotel, gaming facility, an event and conference center, spa, four restaurants and the only Jack Nicklaus signature golf course in Maryland. The Company is also involved in other business activities, including the investment in non-Indian casinos in Ohio and Florida. The Companys segments include: Rocky Gap and Indian Casino Projects. The Rocky Gap segment includes results of operations and assets related to the Rocky Gap Casino Resort near Cumberland, Maryland. The Indian Casino Projects segment includes results of operations and assets related to the development, financing, and management of gaming-related properties for the Shingle Springs Tribe and the Jamul Tribe. The ownership, management and operation of gaming facilities are subject to extensive federal, state, provincial, tribal and/or local laws, regulations and ordinances, which are administered by the relevant regulatory agency or agencies in each jurisdiction.
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