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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 : 3/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.02
MDCA's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
98% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.81 vs. MDCA: 0.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
MDCA' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.08  Med: 0.09 Max: 0.72
Current: 0.02
-0.08
0.72
Equity to Asset -0.36
MDCA's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
96% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. MDCA: -0.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
MDCA' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.39  Med: 0.23 Max: 0.39
Current: -0.36
-0.39
0.39
Interest Coverage 0.88
MDCA's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
97% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 47.23 vs. MDCA: 0.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
MDCA' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 1.31 Max: 2.12
Current: 0.88
0.22
2.12
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 0.38
M-Score: -2.42
WACC vs ROIC
6.75%
13.83%
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
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history
Operating margin (%) 4.13
MDCA's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.37 vs. MDCA: 4.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
MDCA' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.78  Med: 4.13 Max: 7.17
Current: 4.13
-2.78
7.17
Net-margin (%) -4.27
MDCA's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.04 vs. MDCA: -4.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
MDCA' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.96  Med: -4.15 Max: 0.02
Current: -4.27
-12.96
0.02
ROA (%) -3.45
MDCA's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 203 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.48 vs. MDCA: -3.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
MDCA' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.75  Med: -4.22 Max: 0.03
Current: -3.45
-10.75
0.03
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 30.84
MDCA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 199 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 37.54 vs. MDCA: 30.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
MDCA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -172.13  Med: 57.15 Max: 125.32
Current: 30.84
-172.13
125.32
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 8.00
MDCA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. MDCA: 8.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MDCA' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.5  Med: 12.4 Max: 51.2
Current: 8
-36.5
51.2
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 51.90
MDCA's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 111 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.10 vs. MDCA: 51.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MDCA' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -51  Med: 5.4 Max: 117
Current: 51.9
-51
117
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -29.10
MDCA's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
87% of the 103 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. MDCA: -29.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MDCA' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -68.3  Med: 28.1 Max: 127
Current: -29.1
-68.3
127
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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

MDCA Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 17,575 sh (New)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q4 2015

MDCA Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Joel Greenblatt 187,737 sh (New)
Jim Simons 21,700 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
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Q1 2016

MDCA Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Leon Cooperman 49,573 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 9,235 sh (New)
Jim Simons 131,900 sh (+507.83%)
Joel Greenblatt 34,860 sh (-81.43%)
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Q2 2016

MDCA Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Steven Cohen 251,700 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Leon Cooperman 45,000 sh (-9.22%)
Joel Greenblatt 26,506 sh (-23.96%)
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Business Description

Industry: Advertising & Marketing Services » Marketing Services
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Traded in other countries:MDZ.A.Canada, MD7A.Germany,
MDC Partners Inc provides marketing, activation, communications and marketing effectiveness solutions and services to customers. Its services include media management, interactive and mobile marketing and direct marketing, among others.

MDC Partners Inc formerly MDC Corporation Inc., was formed by Certificate of Amalgamation effective December 19, 1986, pursuant to the Business Corporations Act (Ontario). Effective December 19, 1986, MDC amalgamated with Branbury Explorations Limited, and thereby became a public company operating under the name of MDC Corporation. On January 1, 2004, MDC changed its name to its current name, MDC Partners Inc. It provides marketing communications services. It delivers a range of customized services, including global advertising & marketing services, media buying, planning & optimization, interactive & mobile marketing, direct marketing, database & customer relationship management, sales promotion, corporate communications, market research, data analytics & insights, corporate identity, design & branding services, social media communications, product & service innovation and e-commerce management. It has one segment which is the Advertising and Communications Segment. The Advertising and Communications reportable segment consists of integrated marketing consulting services to Partner Firms that offer a full complement of advertising, marketing, media, communications solutions & specialized consumer insights & analytics including global advertising & marketing services, media buying, planning & optimization, interactive & mobile marketing, direct marketing, public relations, corporate communications, market research, corporate identity and branding services, sales promotion, the design, development, research & implementation of consumer services and direct marketing services. The business group operates in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, and Latin America. In addition, certain firms also provide consumer activation services, investor relation services and/or general public insights. Its services also include consumer activation, investor relations and general public insights. Its competitors include Omnicom Group Inc., Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., WPP plc, Publicis Groupe SA, Dentsu Inc. and Havas SA.

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Ratios

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history
P/S 0.50
MDCA's P/S is ranked higher than
75% of the 186 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. MDCA: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
MDCA' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.52 Max: 1.13
Current: 0.5
0.1
1.13
EV-to-EBIT 86.80
MDCA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
95% of the 132 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.62 vs. MDCA: 86.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
MDCA' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -127.3  Med: 15.9 Max: 106.2
Current: 86.8
-127.3
106.2
EV-to-EBITDA 24.88
MDCA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
88% of the 139 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.61 vs. MDCA: 24.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
MDCA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -531.7  Med: 11.2 Max: 197
Current: 24.88
-531.7
197
Current Ratio 0.67
MDCA's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
92% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. MDCA: 0.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
MDCA' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 0.88 Max: 2.34
Current: 0.67
0.56
2.34
Quick Ratio 0.67
MDCA's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
90% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. MDCA: 0.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
MDCA' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 0.85 Max: 1.79
Current: 0.67
0.56
1.79
Days Sales Outstanding 115.31
MDCA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
69% of the 161 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 86.88 vs. MDCA: 115.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
MDCA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 66.77  Med: 98.89 Max: 122.33
Current: 115.31
66.77
122.33
Days Payable 127.47
MDCA's Days Payable is ranked higher than
72% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 65.43 vs. MDCA: 127.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
MDCA' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 70  Med: 110.34 Max: 149.19
Current: 127.47
70
149.19

Dividend & Buy Back

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history
Dividend Yield 6.81
MDCA's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
91% of the 175 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.43 vs. MDCA: 6.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
MDCA' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 3.31 Max: 7.36
Current: 6.81
0.78
7.36
Dividend Growth (3y) 21.60
MDCA's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
79% of the 72 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. MDCA: 21.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
MDCA' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 26.5
Current: 21.6
0
26.5
Forward Dividend Yield 6.69
MDCA's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
93% of the 164 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.45 vs. MDCA: 6.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 22.88
MDCA's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
96% of the 212 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.78 vs. MDCA: 22.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
MDCA' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.66  Med: 11.28 Max: 25.09
Current: 22.88
2.66
25.09
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -2.40
MDCA's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 118 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: -2.10 vs. MDCA: -2.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
MDCA' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.8  Med: -4.2 Max: 2.5
Current: -2.4
-12.8
2.5

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Median PS Value 0.91
MDCA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
60% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. MDCA: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
MDCA' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.92 Max: 2.17
Current: 0.91
0.11
2.17
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 1.11
MDCA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. MDCA: 1.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
MDCA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9  Med: 4.8 Max: 16.3
Current: 1.11
0.9
16.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -9.75
MDCA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
88% of the 89 Companies
in the Global Marketing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.52 vs. MDCA: -9.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
MDCA' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23  Med: 4.7 Max: 41.9
Current: -9.75
-23
41.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,334
EPS (TTM) $ -1.15
Beta0.82
Short Percentage of Float17.70%
52-Week Range $12.35 - 23.90
Shares Outstanding (Mil)53.49

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 1.23 1.48
EPS w/o NRI ($) 1.23 1.48
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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