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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 0.47
LOCM's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
56% of the 478 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 14.42 vs. LOCM: 0.47 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.27   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.47

Equity to Asset 0.38
LOCM's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
53% of the 453 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. LOCM: 0.38 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -1.68   Max: 0.91
Current: 0.38

-1.68
0.91
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: -1.53
M-Score: -4.60
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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industry
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Operating margin (%) -5.91
LOCM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 477 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.21 vs. LOCM: -5.91 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -95.5   Max: 8.76
Current: -5.91

-95.5
8.76
Net-margin (%) -7.63
LOCM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 477 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.58 vs. LOCM: -7.63 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -93.48   Max: 8.05
Current: -7.63

-93.48
8.05
ROE (%) -38.99
LOCM's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5.83 vs. LOCM: -38.99 )
LOCM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -67.99   Max: 13.55
Current: -38.99

-67.99
13.55
ROA (%) -14.79
LOCM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 483 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.38 vs. LOCM: -14.79 )
LOCM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -57.78   Max: 8.26
Current: -14.79

-57.78
8.26
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -87.86
LOCM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 479 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 26.36 vs. LOCM: -87.86 )
LOCM' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -697.01   Max: 296.47
Current: -87.86

-697.01
296.47
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -6.20
LOCM's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 319 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 9.40 vs. LOCM: -6.20 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -19.2   Max: 38.9
Current: -6.2

-19.2
38.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -61.50
LOCM's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 239 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 9.10 vs. LOCM: -61.50 )
LOCM' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 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 1.80
LOCM's P/B is ranked higher than
82% of the 524 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.68 vs. LOCM: 1.80 )
LOCM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 5.52
Current: 1.8

0.56
5.52
P/S 0.29
LOCM's P/S is ranked higher than
96% of the 524 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.61 vs. LOCM: 0.29 )
LOCM' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 9.32
Current: 0.29

0.29
9.32
PFCF 7.93
LOCM's PFCF is ranked higher than
97% of the 524 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 227.46 vs. LOCM: 7.93 )
LOCM' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 7.87   Max: 1352
Current: 7.93

7.87
1352
EV-to-EBIT -5.88
LOCM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
52% of the 524 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 72.19 vs. LOCM: -5.88 )
LOCM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -217.3   Max: 560
Current: -5.88

-217.3
560
Current Ratio 0.53
LOCM's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
59% of the 467 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.32 vs. LOCM: 0.53 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 9.68
Current: 0.53

0.31
9.68
Quick Ratio 0.53
LOCM's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
59% of the 467 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. LOCM: 0.53 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 9.68
Current: 0.53

0.31
9.68

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.25
LOCM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 524 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. LOCM: 0.25 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 5.4
Current: 0.25

0.33
5.4
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -17.00
LOCM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
54% of the 469 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. LOCM: -17.00 )
LOCM' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 7
Current: -17

0.2
7

Business Description

Industry: Online Media » Internet Content & Information
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Traded in other countries:OTQ.Germany,
Local Corp was incorporated in Delaware in March 1999 as eWorld Commerce Corporation. On September 14, 2012, it changed its name to Local Corporation. The Company is a technology and advertising company that provides its search results to consumers who are searching online for local businesses, products and services. Its search results consist of local business listings and product listings that it aggregate, index, normalize and syndicate using its sophisticated technology platforms. The Company provides its search results through its flagship Local.com website, tis Krillion.com website and platform and through other proprietary websites "Owned and Operated" or "O&O" and to a network of over 1,600 other websites that relies on its search syndication services to provides local search results to their own users. It also aggregates and distributes product search results to third party partners through its proprietary Krillion local shopping platform. It develops and deploys new products, technologies and services across its business in order to enhance the experience of its users, and the value to its partners and its advertisers. It provides its product in the form of a hosted solution or via an ad feed solution. Its hosted solution is designed to generate search engine optimization traffic to its partners' sites and this helps those partners to increase their reach to new online users. Its ad feed solution is provided to sites that prefer to maintain their own look-and-feel. The Company's product is its Local.com search engine, which is a site in the United States by traffic and provides its users with relevant local business listings, product and services, among other things. It operates its business in two reportable operating segments; Paid Search and Daily Deals. Its Paid Search segment consists of the Company's online businesses that collectively reach customers with a variety of local online advertising products and web hosting. Its Daily Deals segment consisted of the Company's business that reaches its customers with discounted offers for goods and services provided by merchants. The Company offers a range of local search advertising products and services. Its Consumer Properties products are consumer facing web sites in providing local search results to consumers on the internet. It uses a combination of its proprietary Keyword DNA and geographic web indexing technologies to provide relevant search results for local business, products and services and sponsored listings. Its Local.com product reaches approximately 20 million MUVs and provides users with relevant local business listings, product and services, among other things. Its syndication network product is a nationwide database of local business and product listings along with ad feeds which monetize those listings provided via a feed solution. Its display and pre-roll video networks provides advertisers with additional reach and exposure for their brands through d
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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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