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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 0.41
MHFI's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
68% of the 738 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. MHFI: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
MHFI' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.42 Max: 227.87
Current: 0.41
0
227.87
Equity to Asset 0.08
MHFI's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
95% of the 717 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. MHFI: 0.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
MHFI' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.36 Max: 0.52
Current: 0.08
0.07
0.52
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 3.95
M-Score: -2.56
WACC vs ROIC
13.15%
11.22%
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 (%) 6.60
MHFI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 726 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.58 vs. MHFI: 6.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
MHFI' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.24  Med: 23.65 Max: 28.88
Current: 6.6
2.24
28.88
Net-margin (%) 1.19
MHFI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 727 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.87 vs. MHFI: 1.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
MHFI' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.28  Med: 14.08 Max: 29.26
Current: 1.19
-2.28
29.26
ROE (%) 7.77
MHFI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
100% of the 704 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.54 vs. MHFI: 7.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
MHFI' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.86  Med: 43.75 Max: 133.08
Current: 7.77
-12.86
133.08
ROA (%) 0.95
MHFI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 742 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.74 vs. MHFI: 0.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
MHFI' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.79  Med: 13.10 Max: 20.99
Current: 0.95
-1.79
20.99
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 164.29
MHFI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 726 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 24.08 vs. MHFI: 164.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
MHFI' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 49.67  Med: 210.27 Max: 440.19
Current: 164.29
49.67
440.19
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 12.60
MHFI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 571 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. MHFI: 12.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MHFI' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16  Med: 7.00 Max: 13
Current: 12.6
-16
13
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -38.70
MHFI's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 476 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. MHFI: -38.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MHFI' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -38.7  Med: 7.30 Max: 13.8
Current: -38.7
-38.7
13.8
» MHFI's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

MHFI Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Ray Dalio 81,127 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 23,400 sh (New)
Tom Gayner 124,000 sh (+11.71%)
Jeremy Grantham 74,800 sh (+6.40%)
Jim Simons 208,100 sh (+2.11%)
First Eagle Investment 40,000 sh (unchged)
Chris Davis 182,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Ruane Cunniff 503,840 sh (-0.30%)
Mario Gabelli 86,675 sh (-4.09%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 58,000 sh (-5.10%)
Murray Stahl 7,202 sh (-8.70%)
John Burbank 532,814 sh (-26.88%)
Joel Greenblatt 3,173 sh (-31.72%)
Steve Mandel 4,574,980 sh (-37.92%)
Dodge & Cox 75,071 sh (-49.10%)
Steven Cohen 16,900 sh (-80.95%)
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Q2 2015

MHFI Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 5,865 sh (New)
Jim Simons 256,000 sh (+23.02%)
Tom Gayner 135,000 sh (+8.87%)
First Eagle Investment 40,000 sh (unchged)
Chris Davis 182,000 sh (unchged)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Murray Stahl 7,052 sh (-2.08%)
Mario Gabelli 81,175 sh (-6.35%)
Dodge & Cox 63,146 sh (-15.88%)
Jeremy Grantham 62,300 sh (-16.71%)
Steve Mandel 3,625,834 sh (-20.75%)
John Burbank 23,591 sh (-95.57%)
Ruane Cunniff 3,840 sh (-99.24%)
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Q3 2015

MHFI Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Joel Greenblatt 54,844 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 41,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 18,762 sh (+219.90%)
Jim Simons 620,045 sh (+142.21%)
John Burbank 30,119 sh (+27.67%)
Tom Gayner 147,000 sh (+8.89%)
Ruane Cunniff 3,840 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment 40,000 sh (unchged)
Steve Mandel Sold Out
Chris Davis 178,950 sh (-1.68%)
Mario Gabelli 64,875 sh (-20.08%)
Murray Stahl 5,572 sh (-20.99%)
Jeremy Grantham 19,970 sh (-67.95%)
Dodge & Cox 18,171 sh (-71.22%)
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Q4 2015

MHFI Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Mario Gabelli 64,775 sh (-0.15%)
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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 356.50
MHFI's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
99% of the 763 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.40 vs. MHFI: 356.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
MHFI' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.14  Med: 15.97 Max: 10558
Current: 356.5
7.14
10558
Forward P/E 14.14
MHFI's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
51% of the 461 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.41 vs. MHFI: 14.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 35.21
MHFI's P/B is ranked lower than
99% of the 979 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.27 vs. MHFI: 35.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
MHFI' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.99  Med: 8.35 Max: 58.45
Current: 35.21
3.99
58.45
P/S 4.49
MHFI's P/S is ranked lower than
89% of the 988 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. MHFI: 4.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
MHFI' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.89  Med: 3.37 Max: 6.38
Current: 4.49
0.89
6.38
POCF 534.75
MHFI's POCF is ranked lower than
99% of the 723 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.69 vs. MHFI: 534.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
MHFI' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.15  Med: 11.79 Max: 616.69
Current: 534.75
4.15
616.69
EV-to-EBIT 73.10
MHFI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
95% of the 813 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.83 vs. MHFI: 73.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
MHFI' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.8  Med: 12.70 Max: 234.7
Current: 73.1
4.8
234.7
EV-to-EBITDA 52.22
MHFI's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
93% of the 863 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.98 vs. MHFI: 52.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
MHFI' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.6  Med: 10.80 Max: 107.5
Current: 52.22
3.6
107.5
Shiller P/E 30.88
MHFI's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
59% of the 228 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 26.31 vs. MHFI: 30.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
MHFI' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.65  Med: 20.76 Max: 43.2
Current: 30.88
8.65
43.2
Current Ratio 1.13
MHFI's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
75% of the 722 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. MHFI: 1.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
MHFI' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.68  Med: 1.08 Max: 1.43
Current: 1.13
0.68
1.43
Quick Ratio 1.13
MHFI's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
67% of the 722 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. MHFI: 1.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
MHFI' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.58  Med: 0.89 Max: 1.43
Current: 1.13
0.58
1.43
Days Sales Outstanding 68.83
MHFI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
61% of the 553 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 57.70 vs. MHFI: 68.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
MHFI' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 59.47  Med: 67.55 Max: 99.36
Current: 68.83
59.47
99.36
Days Payable 46.93
MHFI's Days Payable is ranked higher than
60% of the 485 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 36.86 vs. MHFI: 46.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
MHFI' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 42.85  Med: 54.51 Max: 120
Current: 46.93
42.85
120

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.54
MHFI's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
73% of the 728 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. MHFI: 1.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
MHFI' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.05  Med: 1.83 Max: 5.02
Current: 1.54
1.05
5.02
Dividend Payout 0.36
MHFI's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
62% of the 460 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.43 vs. MHFI: 0.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
MHFI' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.36 Max: 2.62
Current: 0.36
0.11
2.62
Dividend Growth (3y) 6.30
MHFI's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
56% of the 253 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. MHFI: 6.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
MHFI' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.3  Med: 7.20 Max: 11
Current: 6.3
4.3
11
Forward Dividend Yield 1.72
MHFI's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
73% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.29 vs. MHFI: 1.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.07
MHFI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
66% of the 740 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.01 vs. MHFI: 2.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
MHFI' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.39  Med: 2.43 Max: 6.65
Current: 2.07
1.39
6.65
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 3.70
MHFI's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 437 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.40 vs. MHFI: 3.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
MHFI' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 1.55 Max: 5.9
Current: 3.7
0.2
5.9

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 2.62
MHFI's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
81% of the 569 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. MHFI: 2.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
MHFI' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.28 Max: 3.26
Current: 2.62
0.41
3.26
Price/Median PS Value 1.33
MHFI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
69% of the 874 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. MHFI: 1.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
MHFI' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 0.85 Max: 1.84
Current: 1.33
0.34
1.84
Price/Graham Number 7.53
MHFI's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
91% of the 595 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. MHFI: 7.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
MHFI' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.6  Med: 6.65 Max: 22.23
Current: 7.53
3.6
22.23
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 1.40
MHFI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 718 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. MHFI: 1.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
MHFI' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 7.90 Max: 20.7
Current: 1.4
0.4
20.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -11.37
MHFI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
89% of the 369 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.02 vs. MHFI: -11.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
MHFI' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.8  Med: 15.00 Max: 26.3
Current: -11.37
-11.8
26.3

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $5313
EPS $ 4.21
Beta1.58
Short Percentage of Float1.36%
52-Week Range $78.55 - 109.13
Shares Outstanding(Mil)270.30

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 5,337 5,786 6,263 6,762
EPS($) 4.44 5.05 5.91 6.81
EPS without NRI($) 4.44 5.05 5.91 6.81

Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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Traded in other countries:MHL.Germany, MHFI.Mexico,
McGraw Hill Financial Inc was incorporated on December 29, 1925. The Company is a benchmarks & ratings, analytics, data and research provider serving the capital, commodities and commercial markets. The capital markets include asset managers, investment banks, commercial banks, exchanges, and issuers; the commodities markets include producers, traders and intermediaries within energy, metals, and agriculture; and the commercial markets include professionals and corporate executives within automotive and marketing / research information services. It serves its customers through its products and services available through both third-party and proprietary distribution channels. Its operations consist of four reportable segments: Standard & Poor's Ratings Services (S&P Ratings), S&P Capital IQ, S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJ Indices) and Commodities & Commercial (C&C). S&P Ratings is a provider of credit ratings, research and analytics, offering investors and market participants information, ratings and benchmarks. S&P Capital IQ is a provider of multi-asset-class data, research and analytical capabilities, which integrate cross-asset analytics and desktop services. S&P DJ Indices is an index provider that maintains a variety of valuation and index benchmarks for investment advisors, wealth managers and institutional investors. C&C consists of business-to-business companies specializing in commercial and commodities markets that deliver their customers access to high-value information, data, analytic services and pricing and quality benchmarks. 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 it conducts its business.
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