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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 : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 2.02
MHFI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
78% of the 273 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. MHFI: 2.02 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: 227.87
Current: 2.02

0
227.87
Equity to Asset 0.24
MHFI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
51% of the 257 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. MHFI: 0.24 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 0.52
Current: 0.24

0.11
0.52
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 6.51
M-Score: -2.35
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 (%) 31.97
MHFI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 264 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 5.25 vs. MHFI: 31.97 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 13.61   Max: 28.82
Current: 31.97

13.61
28.82
Net-margin (%) 18.44
MHFI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 264 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.87 vs. MHFI: 18.44 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 7.36   Max: 28.23
Current: 18.44

7.36
28.23
ROE (%) 73.50
MHFI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 265 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 5.57 vs. MHFI: 73.50 )
MHFI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 20.8   Max: 133.08
Current: 73.5

20.8
133.08
ROA (%) 15.38
MHFI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 279 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. MHFI: 15.38 )
MHFI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 6.39   Max: 20.99
Current: 15.38

6.39
20.99
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 583.94
MHFI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 263 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 16.45 vs. MHFI: 583.94 )
MHFI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 80.27   Max: 455.43
Current: 583.94

80.27
455.43
Revenue Growth (%) 14.30
MHFI's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -2.60 vs. MHFI: 14.30 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -16   Max: 14.3
Current: 14.3

-16
14.3
EBITDA Growth (%) 14.90
MHFI's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 187 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -5.40 vs. MHFI: 14.90 )
MHFI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -15.4   Max: 14.9
Current: 14.9

-15.4
14.9
EPS Growth (%) 16.00
MHFI's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -4.50 vs. MHFI: 16.00 )
MHFI' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -14.2   Max: 26.4
Current: 16

-14.2
26.4
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

MHFI Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Ruane Cunniff 506,840 sh (+13099%)
Ray Dalio 15,683 sh (+45.71%)
Andreas Halvorsen 3,639,651 sh (+44.63%)
Julian Robertson 313,700 sh (+39.73%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 40,000 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Dodge & Cox 8,257,382 sh (-0.64%)
Mario Gabelli 98,975 sh (-3.32%)
Murray Stahl 7,996 sh (-3.59%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 5,279,514 sh (-4.34%)
Joel Greenblatt 53,499 sh (-4.7%)
Brian Rogers 3,571,900 sh (-6.54%)
John Burbank 1,767,698 sh (-7.14%)
Jeremy Grantham 66,643 sh (-28.56%)
Michael Price 155,000 sh (-63.62%)
Steven Cohen 6,640 sh (-77.24%)
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Q4 2013

MHFI Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steve Mandel 5,423,331 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 5,500 sh (New)
Tom Gayner 30,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 218,144 sh (+3185.3%)
Murray Stahl 8,721 sh (+9.07%)
John Burbank 1,812,982 sh (+2.56%)
Jeremy Grantham 67,200 sh (+0.84%)
Ruane Cunniff 506,840 sh (unchged)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 40,000 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Julian Robertson Sold Out
Michael Price Sold Out
Andreas Halvorsen 3,614,429 sh (-0.69%)
Mario Gabelli 97,675 sh (-1.31%)
Dodge & Cox 7,803,732 sh (-5.49%)
Brian Rogers 2,721,900 sh (-23.8%)
Joel Greenblatt 37,084 sh (-30.68%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 2,782,578 sh (-47.29%)
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Q1 2014

MHFI Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 411,893 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 21,796 sh (New)
Steve Mandel 10,998,735 sh (+102.8%)
Tom Gayner 60,000 sh (+100%)
Ruane Cunniff 506,830 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 5,500 sh (unchged)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 40,000 sh (unchged)
Andreas Halvorsen Sold Out
John Burbank 1,803,092 sh (-0.55%)
Mario Gabelli 96,775 sh (-0.92%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 2,724,177 sh (-2.1%)
Dodge & Cox 7,505,965 sh (-3.82%)
Murray Stahl 8,297 sh (-4.86%)
Jeremy Grantham 59,400 sh (-11.61%)
Joel Greenblatt 9,580 sh (-74.17%)
Steven Cohen 48,777 sh (-77.64%)
Brian Rogers 521,900 sh (-80.83%)
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Q2 2014

MHFI Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 100,000 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 6,124 sh (New)
Tom Gayner 80,000 sh (+33.33%)
John Burbank 2,312,527 sh (+28.25%)
Steve Mandel 12,503,547 sh (+13.68%)
Mario Gabelli 96,775 sh (unchged)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 40,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 94,400 sh (unchged)
Brian Rogers Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Ruane Cunniff 505,730 sh (-0.22%)
Murray Stahl 8,031 sh (-3.21%)
Jeremy Grantham 54,700 sh (-7.91%)
Dodge & Cox 6,440,265 sh (-14.2%)
Joel Greenblatt 5,014 sh (-47.66%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 902,118 sh (-66.88%)
Chuck Royce 1,200 sh (-78.18%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with MHFI

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Burbank 2014-06-30 Add 28.25%0.73%$71.98 - $84.7 $ 82.14%2312527
Steve Mandel 2014-06-30 Add 13.68%0.51%$71.98 - $84.7 $ 82.14%12503547
Brian Rogers 2014-06-30 Sold Out 0.14%$71.98 - $84.7 $ 82.14%0
Tom Gayner 2014-06-30 Add 33.33%0.05%$71.98 - $84.7 $ 82.14%80000
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Reduce -47.66%0.01%$71.98 - $84.7 $ 82.14%5014
Ken Fisher 2014-06-30 New Buy$71.98 - $84.7 $ 82.14%6124
Steve Mandel 2014-03-31 Add 102.8%1.82%$73.27 - $82.04 $ 82.15%10998735
Andreas Halvorsen 2014-03-31 Sold Out 1.3%$73.27 - $82.04 $ 82.15%0
Brian Rogers 2014-03-31 Reduce -80.83%0.62%$73.27 - $82.04 $ 82.15%521900
Tom Gayner 2014-03-31 Add 100%0.07%$73.27 - $82.04 $ 82.15%60000
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Reduce -74.17%0.05%$73.27 - $82.04 $ 82.15%9580
Julian Robertson 2013-12-31 Sold Out 3.2%$65.55 - $77.58 $ 82.114%0
Steve Mandel 2013-12-31 New Buy1.8%$65.55 - $77.58 $ 82.114%5423331
Michael Price 2013-12-31 Sold Out 1.4%$65.55 - $77.58 $ 82.114%0
Brian Rogers 2013-12-31 Reduce -23.8%0.21%$65.55 - $77.58 $ 82.114%2721900
John Burbank 2013-12-31 Add 2.56%0.12%$65.55 - $77.58 $ 82.114%1812982
Tom Gayner 2013-12-31 New Buy0.07%$65.55 - $77.58 $ 82.114%30000
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Reduce -30.68%0.03%$65.55 - $77.58 $ 82.114%37084
Ray Dalio 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$65.55 - $77.58 $ 82.114%0
Michael Price 2013-09-30 Reduce -63.62%1.91%$53.99 - $66.03 $ 82.135%155000
Julian Robertson 2013-09-30 Add 39.73%0.91%$53.99 - $66.03 $ 82.135%313700
Andreas Halvorsen 2013-09-30 Add 44.63%0.4%$53.99 - $66.03 $ 82.135%3639651
John Burbank 2013-09-30 Reduce -7.14%0.24%$53.99 - $66.03 $ 82.135%1767698
Ruane Cunniff 2013-09-30 Add 13099%0.2%$53.99 - $66.03 $ 82.135%506840
Ray Dalio 2013-09-30 Add 45.71%$53.99 - $66.03 $ 82.135%15683
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 24.60
MHFI's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
71% of the 291 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 23.60 vs. MHFI: 24.60 )
MHFI' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 7.17   Max: 38.56
Current: 24.6

7.17
38.56
P/B 15.43
MHFI's P/B is ranked higher than
50% of the 291 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. MHFI: 15.43 )
MHFI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 3.99   Max: 21.21
Current: 15.43

3.99
21.21
P/S 4.53
MHFI's P/S is ranked higher than
52% of the 291 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. MHFI: 4.53 )
MHFI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.89   Max: 6.45
Current: 4.53

0.89
6.45
PFCF 29.53
MHFI's PFCF is ranked higher than
74% of the 291 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 45.37 vs. MHFI: 29.53 )
MHFI' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.46   Max: 52.6
Current: 29.53

5.46
52.6
EV-to-EBIT 13.33
MHFI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
80% of the 291 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 18.74 vs. MHFI: 13.33 )
MHFI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4.8   Max: 21
Current: 13.33

4.8
21
PEG 8.57
MHFI's PEG is ranked higher than
90% of the 291 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MHFI: 8.57 )
MHFI' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.78   Max: 9.76
Current: 8.57

0.78
9.76
Shiller P/E 25.90
MHFI's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
82% of the 291 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 158.55 vs. MHFI: 25.90 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 7.29   Max: 36
Current: 25.9

7.29
36
Current Ratio 1.33
MHFI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 269 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. MHFI: 1.33 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.68   Max: 1.33
Current: 1.33

0.68
1.33
Quick Ratio 1.33
MHFI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 269 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. MHFI: 1.33 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 1.33
Current: 1.33

0.58
1.33

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.40
MHFI's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
82% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.03 vs. MHFI: 1.40 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.05   Max: 5.02
Current: 1.4

1.05
5.02
Dividend Payout 0.34
MHFI's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
89% of the 291 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. MHFI: 0.34 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 2.62
Current: 0.34

0.11
2.62
Dividend growth (3y) 6.00
MHFI's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
80% of the 144 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. MHFI: 6.00 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 4.3   Max: 11
Current: 6

4.3
11
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.81
MHFI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
69% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.31 vs. MHFI: 1.81 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.36   Max: 6.5
Current: 1.81

1.36
6.5
Share Buyback Rate 3.60
MHFI's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
97% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. MHFI: 3.60 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 5.9   Max: -0.2
Current: 3.6

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.96
MHFI's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
72% of the 291 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.36 vs. MHFI: 1.96 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 2.03
Current: 1.96

0.4
2.03
Price/Median PS Value 1.41
MHFI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
57% of the 291 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. MHFI: 1.41 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 1.96
Current: 1.41

0.36
1.96
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.50
MHFI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
72% of the 244 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. MHFI: 7.50 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 4.8   Max: 20.7
Current: 7.5

4.8
20.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 6.13
MHFI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
74% of the 234 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 8.07 vs. MHFI: 6.13 )
MHFI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -4.9   Max: 27.5
Current: 6.13

-4.9
27.5

Business Description

Industry: Publishing » Publishing
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McGraw Hill Financial Inc is a financial information and education company. It offers information on capital market, commodities market and commercial markets services. The Company serves its customers through a range of products, services and distribution channels, including digital data and information, integrated digital platforms, online via Internet Websites as well as with printed books, magazines and newsletters, and conferences and trade shows. It has four operating segments which have historically been named: Standard & Poor's (S&P), McGraw-Hill Financial, McGraw-Hill Information & Media and McGraw-Hill Education (MHE). S&P has changed to S&P Ratings, McGraw-Hill Financial has been changed to S&P Capital IQ / S&P Indices, McGraw-Hill Information & Media has changed to Commodities & Commercial (C&C) and MHE has remained the same. Going forward, the new McGraw-Hill Financial will include S&P Ratings, S&P Capital IQ / S&P Indices and C&C. S&P Ratings provides credit ratings. Credit ratings are one of several tools that investors can use when making decisions about purchasing bonds and other fixed income investments. S&P Capital IQ is a global provider of digital and traditional research and analytical tools for investment advisors, wealth managers and institutional investors. C&C consists of business-to-business companies specializing in the commercial and commodities markets, each an expert in its industry, that deliver their customers access to actionable pricing benchmarks, data and analytics. MHE is one of the premier global educational publishers and consists of two operating groups: the School Education Group (SEG), serving the elementary and high school (el-hi) markets, and the Higher Education, Professional and International Group (HPI), serving the college and university, professional, international and adult education markets. The financial services industry is subject to the potential for increased regulation in the U.S. and abroad. The businesses conducted by its S&P Ratings segment are in certain cases regulated under the Credit Rating Agency Reform Act of 2006, the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and/or the laws of the states or other jurisdictions in which they conduct business.
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