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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 0.49
LOCM's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
57% of the 405 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 11.68 vs. LOCM: 0.49 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.27   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.49

Equity to Asset 0.35
LOCM's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
56% of the 400 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. LOCM: 0.35 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -1.68   Max: 0.91
Current: 0.35

-1.68
0.91
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: -0.69
M-Score: -3.97
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 : 3/10

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Operating margin (%) -5.28
LOCM's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 403 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 6.84 vs. LOCM: -5.28 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -95.5   Max: 8.76
Current: -5.28

-95.5
8.76
Net-margin (%) -7.66
LOCM's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 403 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.18 vs. LOCM: -7.66 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -93.48   Max: 8.05
Current: -7.66

-93.48
8.05
ROE (%) -38.12
LOCM's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 398 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 7.74 vs. LOCM: -38.12 )
LOCM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -67.99   Max: 13.55
Current: -38.12

-67.99
13.55
ROA (%) -15.06
LOCM's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 403 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.67 vs. LOCM: -15.06 )
LOCM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -57.78   Max: 8.26
Current: -15.06

-57.78
8.26
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -83.09
LOCM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 403 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 68.61 vs. LOCM: -83.09 )
LOCM' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -697.01   Max: 296.47
Current: -83.09

-697.01
296.47
Revenue Growth (%) -6.20
LOCM's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 294 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 10.20 vs. LOCM: -6.20 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -19.2   Max: 38.9
Current: -6.2

-19.2
38.9
EBITDA Growth (%) -61.50
LOCM's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 224 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 12.00 vs. LOCM: -61.50 )
LOCM' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -61.5   Max: -7.3
Current: -61.5

-61.5
-7.3
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Ratios

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P/B 2.79
LOCM's P/B is ranked higher than
73% of the 435 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.63 vs. LOCM: 2.79 )
LOCM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 5.52
Current: 2.79

0.56
5.52
P/S 0.46
LOCM's P/S is ranked higher than
93% of the 435 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.49 vs. LOCM: 0.46 )
LOCM' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 9.32
Current: 0.46

0.32
9.32
PFCF 24.75
LOCM's PFCF is ranked higher than
88% of the 435 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. LOCM: 24.75 )
LOCM' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 20.13   Max: 1352
Current: 24.75

20.13
1352
EV-to-EBIT -10.38
LOCM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
56% of the 435 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 47.32 vs. LOCM: -10.38 )
LOCM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 14.2   Max: 560
Current: -10.38

14.2
560
Current Ratio 0.77
LOCM's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
60% of the 399 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.49 vs. LOCM: 0.77 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 9.68
Current: 0.77

0.31
9.68
Quick Ratio 0.77
LOCM's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
58% of the 399 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.49 vs. LOCM: 0.77 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 9.68
Current: 0.77

0.31
9.68

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.38
LOCM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
97% of the 435 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. LOCM: 0.38 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 5.2
Current: 0.38

0.32
5.2
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.50
LOCM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
58% of the 332 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. LOCM: 0.50 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 7
Current: 0.5

0.2
7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -13.30
LOCM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
52% of the 246 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 6.91 vs. LOCM: -13.30 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -19.9   Max: -7
Current: -13.3

-19.9
-7

Business Description

Industry: Online Media » Internet Content & Information
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Traded in other countries:OTQ.Germany
Local Corp is incorporated in Delaware in March 1999 as eWorld Commerce Corporation. In August 1999, it changed its name to eLiberation.com Corporation. In February 2003, it changed name to Interchange Corporation. On November 2, 2006, it changed its name to Local.com Corporation. On September 14, 2012 it changed tis name to Local Corporation. It currently operates under the names Local.com and Spreebird, which are registered tradenames of the Company. The Company provides search results to consumers who are searching online for goods and services from local businesses. Its search results consist mainly of local business listings that the Company aggregate, index and syndicate using its sophisticated technology platform. It provides search results to Local.com website and other proprietary websites ('Owned and Operated' or 'O&O') and to a network of approximately 1,200 other websites that rely on its search syndication services to provide local search results to their own users. It generates revenue from ad units placed alongside the search results, which include pay-per-click, pay-per-call, and display (banner) ad units. It also provides ad products for small and medium sized businesses, daily deals to its email subscribers and product search services to third-parties. The Company's products include its Local.com website, which reaches approximately 20 million monthly unique visitors; its search syndication services, which provide either hosted business or product directories as well as XML feed solutions to a network of over 1,200 other websites, which reach approximately 12 million MUVs; its SMB solutions, which provides approximately 10,000 SMBs with various subscription ad products which the Company sells via its channel partners or directly to small businesses; and its Spreebird daily deals service, which provides over 200,000 email subscribers with daily deals in the southern California market. The Company manages its products and services in two main divisions: Consumer Properties and Business Solutions. The Consumer Properties division consists of its O&O business, Network and Spreebird business. The Business Solutions division manages the development and sale of SMB products. The Company competes with major search engines including Google, Inc., Yahoo!, Inc., and Microsoft Corporation's Bing.
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Local.com Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 12 2010 
Local.com Corp. (LOCM) President and COO Stanley B Crair sells 1,000 Shares Aug 06 2010 
Local.com Corp. (LOCM) CEO and Chairman Heath B Clarke sells 27,710 Shares Jul 02 2010 
Local.com Corp. (LOCM) CEO and Chairman Heath B Clarke sells 23,611 Shares Jun 09 2010 
Local.com Corp. (LOCM) President and COO Stanley B Crair sells 3,000 Shares Jun 04 2010 
Local.com Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) May 10 2010 
Weekly CEO Sells Highlight: Amazon.com Inc, Dendreon Corp, Local.com Corp, Avon Products Inc, and E May 09 2010 
Local.com Corp. (LOCM) CEO and Chairman Heath B Clarke sells 468,361 Shares May 05 2010 
Local.com Corp. (LOCM) President and COO Stanley B Crair sells 6,000 Shares Apr 23 2010 
Local.com Corp. (LOCM) President and COO Stanley B Crair sells 6,000 Shares Apr 23 2010 

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