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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

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Cash-to-Debt No Debt
LORL's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
99% of the 498 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.62 vs. LORL: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
LORL' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Piotroski F-Score: 4
Altman Z-Score: 3.46
Beneish M-Score: -2.29
WACC vs ROIC
11.86%
-31.79%
WACC
ROIC
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 : 4/10

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ROE % 25.80
LORL's ROE % is ranked higher than
92% of the 479 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.02 vs. LORL: 25.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
LORL' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -121.19  Med: 11.07 Max: 74.38
Current: 25.8
-121.19
74.38
ROA % 15.71
LORL's ROA % is ranked higher than
94% of the 499 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. LORL: 15.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
LORL' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -51.35  Med: 5.88 Max: 38.04
Current: 15.71
-51.35
38.04
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -19.90
LORL's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
82% of the 348 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. LORL: -19.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
LORL' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28  Med: -12.45 Max: 71.6
Current: -19.9
-28
71.6
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 30.80
LORL's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
82% of the 306 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. LORL: 30.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
LORL' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -62.2  Med: -27.5 Max: 31.8
Current: 30.8
-62.2
31.8
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

LORL Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Chuck Royce 52,999 sh (+429.99%)
First Eagle Investment 41,350 sh (+47.94%)
Jim Simons 265,700 sh (+26.87%)
Mario Gabelli 345,064 sh (+22.56%)
Murray Stahl 30,322 sh (-4.47%)
Leon Cooperman 1,448,277 sh (-12.70%)
Joel Greenblatt 69,044 sh (-43.76%)
George Soros 348,826 sh (-67.62%)
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Q2 2016

LORL Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 53,880 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 496,938 sh (+44.01%)
Leon Cooperman 1,735,387 sh (+19.82%)
First Eagle Investment 41,350 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 29,447 sh (-2.89%)
Jim Simons 218,000 sh (-17.95%)
Chuck Royce 42,899 sh (-19.06%)
Joel Greenblatt 7,306 sh (-89.42%)
George Soros 9,369 sh (-97.31%)
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Q3 2016

LORL Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 66,577 sh (+23.57%)
Joel Greenblatt 8,534 sh (+16.81%)
Mario Gabelli 560,996 sh (+12.89%)
First Eagle Investment 41,350 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Murray Stahl 29,427 sh (-0.07%)
Leon Cooperman 1,591,034 sh (-8.32%)
Jim Simons 186,500 sh (-14.45%)
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Q4 2016

LORL Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Mario Gabelli 579,628 sh (+3.32%)
First Eagle Investment 41,350 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Murray Stahl 29,048 sh (-1.29%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 59,553 sh (-10.55%)
Jim Simons 163,609 sh (-12.27%)
Leon Cooperman 1,211,938 sh (-23.83%)
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Business Description

Industry: Communication Equipment » Communication Equipment    NAICS: 334220    SIC: 3663
Compare:NAS:BBOX, AMEX:BDR » details
Traded in other countries:1L8.Germany,
Loral Space & Communications Inc is a satellite communications company. The Company together with its subsidiaries provides satellite-based communications services.

Loral Space & Communications Inc. is a provider of satellite-based communications services. The firm generates revenue from two main sources: broadcast services and enterprise services. The former includes video distribution and contribution for major broadcasters and cable networks. The latter offers telecommunication carrier and integrator services, two-way Internet services, and maritime and aeronautical services for carriers, communications providers, and commercial airlines and cruise ships. A large majority of the firm's revenue is generated in the United States and Canada, with the rest coming from Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Asia, and Australia.

Ratios

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PE Ratio 32.21
LORL's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 402 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 24.54 vs. LORL: 32.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
LORL' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.99  Med: 12.15 Max: 32.25
Current: 32.21
0.99
32.25
PE Ratio without NRI 32.21
LORL's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
62% of the 368 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 25.19 vs. LORL: 32.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
LORL' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.99  Med: 19.98 Max: 38.84
Current: 32.21
0.99
38.84
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 33.78
LORL's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
65% of the 228 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 20.88 vs. LORL: 33.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
LORL' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.02  Med: 16.13 Max: 42.96
Current: 33.78
3.02
42.96
PB Ratio 7.27
LORL's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
90% of the 543 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.78 vs. LORL: 7.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
LORL' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 1.97 Max: 7.28
Current: 7.27
0.25
7.28
Shiller PE Ratio 364.49
LORL's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
100% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 35.89 vs. LORL: 364.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
LORL' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 117.71 Max: 2329.44
Current: 364.49
0
2329.44
Current Ratio 6.68
LORL's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 476 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. LORL: 6.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LORL' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 1.52 Max: 9.36
Current: 6.68
0.91
9.36
Quick Ratio 6.68
LORL's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
95% of the 475 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. LORL: 6.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LORL' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.68  Med: 1.19 Max: 9.36
Current: 6.68
0.68
9.36

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Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Tangible-Book 7.25
LORL's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
84% of the 511 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.17 vs. LORL: 7.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
LORL' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.66  Med: 2.51 Max: 13.86
Current: 7.25
1.66
13.86
Price-to-Graham-Number 3.22
LORL's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
73% of the 316 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. LORL: 3.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
LORL' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 1.99 Max: 8.04
Current: 3.22
0.31
8.04
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -0.68
LORL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
67% of the 652 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.72 vs. LORL: -0.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
LORL' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.69  Med: 2 Max: 35
Current: -0.68
-0.69
35

More Statistics

EPS (TTM) $ 1.24
Beta1.26
Short Percentage of Float6.10%
52-Week Range $32.04 - 42.20
Shares Outstanding (Mil)30.93
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