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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 0.64
MDCO's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
71% of the 761 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 3.46 vs. MDCO: 0.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
MDCO' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.64  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.64
Equity to Asset 0.41
MDCO's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
77% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. MDCO: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
MDCO' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 0.75 Max: 0.85
Current: 0.41
0.41
0.85
F-Score: 2
Z-Score: 1.03
M-Score: -4.17
WACC vs ROIC
2.80%
-23.78%
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 : 2/10

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history
Operating margin (%) -88.18
MDCO's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
89% of the 707 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 8.77 vs. MDCO: -88.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
MDCO' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -88.18  Med: -0.60 Max: 14.87
Current: -88.18
-88.18
14.87
Net-margin (%) -114.16
MDCO's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
90% of the 710 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 6.28 vs. MDCO: -114.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
MDCO' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -114.16  Med: -0.09 Max: 29.79
Current: -114.16
-114.16
29.79
ROE (%) -38.77
MDCO's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 739 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 7.27 vs. MDCO: -38.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
MDCO' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.69  Med: -0.43 Max: 35
Current: -38.77
-42.69
35
ROA (%) -17.42
MDCO's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 763 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 3.85 vs. MDCO: -17.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
MDCO' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20  Med: -0.32 Max: 24.65
Current: -17.42
-20
24.65
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -290.44
MDCO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 755 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 14.64 vs. MDCO: -290.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
MDCO' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -168.9  Med: -4.82 Max: 300.56
Current: -290.44
-168.9
300.56
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -22.90
MDCO's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
90% of the 593 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. MDCO: -22.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MDCO' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 9.90 Max: 88.5
Current: -22.9
0
88.5
» MDCO's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2016-05-09)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

MDCO Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 9,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 273,500 sh (+23.42%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 5,564,220 sh (+1.88%)
RS Investment Management 338,358 sh (-29.07%)
Chuck Royce 2,081,370 sh (-55.22%)
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Q2 2015

MDCO Guru Trades in Q2 2015

RS Investment Management 367,318 sh (+8.56%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 5,564,220 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Chuck Royce 202,932 sh (-90.25%)
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Q3 2015

MDCO Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 96,432 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 680,692 sh (+85.31%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 5,564,220 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 137,932 sh (-32.03%)
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Q4 2015

MDCO Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Steven Cohen 656,500 sh (New)
Jim Simons 249,032 sh (+158.25%)
RS Investment Management 1,198,632 sh (+76.09%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 5,564,220 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 108,232 sh (-21.53%)
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Ratios

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P/B 3.41
MDCO's P/B is ranked lower than
58% of the 727 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.94 vs. MDCO: 3.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
MDCO' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.14  Med: 2.49 Max: 6.94
Current: 3.41
1.14
6.94
P/S 7.73
MDCO's P/S is ranked lower than
78% of the 691 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.78 vs. MDCO: 7.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
MDCO' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9  Med: 2.89 Max: 8.67
Current: 7.73
0.9
8.67
EV-to-EBIT -12.59
MDCO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 526 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 19.82 vs. MDCO: -12.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
MDCO' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -824.5  Med: 8.70 Max: 183.6
Current: -12.59
-824.5
183.6
EV-to-EBITDA -15.01
MDCO's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 551 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 16.62 vs. MDCO: -15.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
MDCO' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8897.6  Med: 10.60 Max: 224.1
Current: -15.01
-8897.6
224.1
Current Ratio 1.55
MDCO's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
70% of the 656 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.41 vs. MDCO: 1.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
MDCO' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.64  Med: 3.79 Max: 6.54
Current: 1.55
0.64
6.54
Quick Ratio 1.43
MDCO's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
61% of the 656 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. MDCO: 1.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
MDCO' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.64  Med: 3.20 Max: 6.08
Current: 1.43
0.64
6.08
Days Inventory 312.27
MDCO's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
93% of the 659 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 113.44 vs. MDCO: 312.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
MDCO' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 72.24  Med: 119.28 Max: 315.65
Current: 312.27
72.24
315.65
Days Sales Outstanding 61.81
MDCO's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
60% of the 610 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 74.18 vs. MDCO: 61.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
MDCO' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.9  Med: 46.36 Max: 78.45
Current: 61.81
26.9
78.45
Days Payable 109.68
MDCO's Days Payable is ranked higher than
69% of the 585 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 72.90 vs. MDCO: 109.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
MDCO' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.33  Med: 44.81 Max: 109.68
Current: 109.68
15.33
109.68

Valuation & Return

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Price/Projected FCF 4.40
MDCO's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
61% of the 298 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.83 vs. MDCO: 4.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
MDCO' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.07  Med: 1.53 Max: 5.38
Current: 4.4
1.07
5.38
Price/Median PS Value 2.67
MDCO's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
88% of the 624 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. MDCO: 2.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
MDCO' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 1.34 Max: 9.27
Current: 2.67
0.37
9.27
Price/Graham Number 1.99
MDCO's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
57% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. MDCO: 1.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
MDCO' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.93  Med: 2.59 Max: 69.18
Current: 1.99
0.93
69.18
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -7.94
MDCO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 738 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. MDCO: -7.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
MDCO' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.94  Med: 4.20 Max: 15.2
Current: -7.94
-7.94
15.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -6.83
MDCO's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 315 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 8.27 vs. MDCO: -6.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
MDCO' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.6  Med: 1.90 Max: 5.2
Current: -6.83
-16.6
5.2

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $309
EPS $ -5.19
Beta0.01
Short Percentage of Float30.65%
52-Week Range $25.27 - 43.79
Shares Outstanding(Mil)69.62

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 202 252 472
EPS($) -2.38 -2.52 -0.79
EPS without NRI($) -2.38 -2.52 -0.79

Business Description

Industry: Drug Manufacturers » Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic
Compare:BOM:532296, SZSE:000999, SHSE:600521, HKSE:00867, TSE:4516, SHSE:600079 » details
Traded in other countries:MZN.Germany,
The Medicines Co was incorporated in Delaware on July 31, 1996. The Company is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on saving lives, alleviating suffering and contributing to the economics of healthcare by focusing on 3,000 acute and intensive care hospitals worldwide. The Company markets products including; Angiomax (bivalirudin), Recothrom Thrombin, topical (Recombinant), Cleviprex (clevidipine) injectable emulsion and Minocin IV (Minocycline for Injection). Angiomax is an intravenous direct thrombin inhibitor that is a peptide compound. Recothrom is a surgical hemostat that is applied topically during surgery to stop bleeding. Cleviprex is an intravenous small molecule calcium channel blocker. Minocin IV is an Tetracycline-class antibiotic used for treatment of bacterial infections caused by Acinetobacter species. The Company has a pipeline of acute and intensive care hospital products in development, including five registration stage product candidates; cangrelor, oritavancin, IONSYSTM (fentanyl iontophoretic transdermal system), Fibrocaps and RPX-602, and three research and development product candidates, MDCO-216, CarbavanceTM and ALN-PCSsc. In addition to these products and product candidates company also sells a ready-to-use formulation of Argatroban and have a portfolio of ten generic drugs, referred to as acute care generic products, that have the non-exclusive right to market in the United States. The Company is currently selling three of its acute care generic products, midazolam, ondansetron and rocuronium; and also co-promote the oral tablet antiplatelet medicine BRILINTA (ticagrelor) in the United States as part of global collaboration agreement with AstraZeneca LP and the Boston Scientific Promus PREMIER Everolimus-Eluting Platinum Chromium Coronary Stent System, or the Promus PREMIER Stent System, in the United States under its co-promotion agreement with Boston Scientific Corporation, or BSX. It faces competition from pharmaceutical companies, specialty pharmaceutical companies and biotechnology companies worldwide. The Company and its customers are subject to extensive regulation by the federal government, and the governments of the states and foreign countries in which it may conduct its business. In addition to regulations in the United States, the Company is subject to a variety of regulations in other jurisdictions governing, among other things, clinical trials and any commercial sales and distribution of its products.
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