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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 : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt No Debt
LOV's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
96% of the 346 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 17.60 vs. LOV: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
LOV' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.76  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.55
LOV's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
59% of the 325 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.63 vs. LOV: 0.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
LOV' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.56 Max: 0.72
Current: 0.55
0.32
0.72
Interest Coverage No Debt
LOV's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
92% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3476.00 vs. LOV: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
LOV' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9999.99  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 2.93
M-Score: -2.63
WACC vs ROIC
2.71%
165.39%
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 6.64
LOV's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 344 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.24 vs. LOV: 6.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
LOV' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -62.79  Med: -5.35 Max: 16.27
Current: 6.64
-62.79
16.27
Net-margin (%) 6.41
LOV's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 344 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. LOV: 6.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
LOV' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -78.39  Med: -3.26 Max: 13.77
Current: 6.41
-78.39
13.77
ROE (%) 23.99
LOV's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 319 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. LOV: 23.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
LOV' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -194.14  Med: -7.30 Max: 33.72
Current: 23.99
-194.14
33.72
ROA (%) 11.40
LOV's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 351 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.09 vs. LOV: 11.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
LOV' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -63.04  Med: -3.79 Max: 18.85
Current: 11.4
-63.04
18.85
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 88.33
LOV's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 345 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 31.73 vs. LOV: 88.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
LOV' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -4533.88  Med: -33.11 Max: 607.56
Current: 88.33
-4533.88
607.56
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 2.70
LOV's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 224 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. LOV: 2.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LOV' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -8.1  Med: 2.70 Max: 68.5
Current: 2.7
-8.1
68.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 18.60
LOV's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. LOV: 18.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LOV' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -59.7  Med: 17.90 Max: 45.3
Current: 18.6
-59.7
45.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -14.50
LOV's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 157 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. LOV: -14.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LOV' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -16.6  Med: 2.80 Max: 32.4
Current: -14.5
-16.6
32.4
» LOV's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

LOV Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Chuck Royce 99,700 sh (+143.77%)
Whitney Tilson 548,119 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
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Q4 2014

LOV Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Whitney Tilson 722,769 sh (+31.86%)
Chuck Royce 122,500 sh (+22.87%)
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Q1 2015

LOV Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 29,200 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 422,700 sh (+245.06%)
Whitney Tilson 761,709 sh (+5.39%)
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Q2 2015

LOV Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 87,400 sh (+199.32%)
Chuck Royce 552,700 sh (+30.75%)
Whitney Tilson 761,709 sh (unchged)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 22.25
LOV's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
63% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 29.80 vs. LOV: 22.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
LOV' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 6.32  Med: 21.78 Max: 334
Current: 22.25
6.32
334
Forward P/E 18.48
LOV's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
63% of the 111 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 23.58 vs. LOV: 18.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 21.60
LOV's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
64% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 30.30 vs. LOV: 21.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
LOV' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 6.3  Med: 21.48 Max: 334
Current: 21.6
6.3
334
P/B 4.32
LOV's P/B is ranked lower than
66% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.81 vs. LOV: 4.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
LOV' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.76  Med: 4.81 Max: 20.74
Current: 4.32
1.76
20.74
P/S 1.43
LOV's P/S is ranked higher than
67% of the 332 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.15 vs. LOV: 1.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
LOV' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.88  Med: 1.76 Max: 3.02
Current: 1.43
0.88
3.02
PFCF 80.00
LOV's PFCF is ranked lower than
80% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 29.14 vs. LOV: 80.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
LOV' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.11  Med: 14.51 Max: 167
Current: 80
5.11
167
POCF 22.86
LOV's POCF is ranked higher than
52% of the 203 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 23.17 vs. LOV: 22.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
LOV' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 4.39  Med: 12.18 Max: 113.5
Current: 22.86
4.39
113.5
EV-to-EBIT 18.09
LOV's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
55% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 19.45 vs. LOV: 18.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
LOV' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -172.8  Med: -1.30 Max: 78.2
Current: 18.09
-172.8
78.2
Current Ratio 1.39
LOV's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
67% of the 338 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.04 vs. LOV: 1.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LOV' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.56  Med: 1.26 Max: 2.33
Current: 1.39
0.56
2.33
Quick Ratio 1.39
LOV's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
65% of the 338 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. LOV: 1.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LOV' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.56  Med: 1.26 Max: 2.33
Current: 1.39
0.56
2.33
Days Sales Outstanding 7.97
LOV's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
91% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 49.85 vs. LOV: 7.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
LOV' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 3.6  Med: 7.57 Max: 8.93
Current: 7.97
3.6
8.93

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 32.20
LOV's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
89% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5.65 vs. LOV: 32.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
LOV' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 11  Med: 38.67 Max: 359
Current: 32.2
11
359
Price/Tangible Book 11.10
LOV's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
79% of the 269 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. LOV: 11.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
LOV' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 4.64  Med: 14.43 Max: 260
Current: 11.1
4.64
260
Price/Median PS Value 0.82
LOV's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
62% of the 295 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.93 vs. LOV: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
LOV' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.52  Med: 1.02 Max: 1.63
Current: 0.82
0.52
1.63
Price/Graham Number 3.35
LOV's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
65% of the 154 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. LOV: 3.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
LOV' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.84  Med: 4.33 Max: 12
Current: 3.35
1.84
12
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 5.49
LOV's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 331 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. LOV: 5.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
LOV' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 1.3  Med: 5.70 Max: 18.9
Current: 5.49
1.3
18.9

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 55 56 57
EPS($) 0.21 0.27 0.30
EPS without NRI($) 0.21 0.27 0.30

Business Description

Industry: Online Media » Internet Content & Information
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Spark Networks Inc along with its consolidated subsidiaries provide online personals services in the United States and internationally, whereby adults are able to post information about themselves on the Company's Web sites and search and contact other individuals who have posted profiles. The Company's operating segments include: Jewish Networks; Christian Networks; Other Networks and Offline & Other Businesses. Jewish Networks, which consists of JDate.com, JDate.co.uk, JDate.fr, JDate.co.il, Cupid.co.il, and their respective co-branded Web sites; Christian Networks, which consists of ChristianMingle.com, ChristianMingle.co.uk, ChristianMingle.com.au, Believe.com, ChristianCards.net, DailyBibleVerse.com and Faith.com; Other Networks, which consists of Spark.com and related other general market Web sites as well as other properties; and Offline & Other Businesses, which consists of revenue generated from offline activities and HurryDate events and subscriptions. The Company's geographical area of operations include: United States and Israel. The Company supplements its online marketing by employing different offline marketing and business development activities which includes: print, television, public relations, event sponsorship and promotional alliances. The Company's competitors include: Facebook, Match.com and OkCupid. The Company is subject to laws and regulations related to Internet communications, security, privacy, consumer protection, security and data protection, intellectual property rights, advertising, commerce, taxation, entertainment, recruiting and advertising.
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