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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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.50
MHGC's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
62% of the 841 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. MHGC: 0.50 )
MHGC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.5

Equity to Asset -0.30
MHGC's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
59% of the 827 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. MHGC: -0.30 )
MHGC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.32   Max: 0.22
Current: -0.3

-0.32
0.22
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: -0.58
M-Score: -2.39
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 : 4/10

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industry
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Operating margin (%) -0.81
MHGC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 810 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 8.63 vs. MHGC: -0.81 )
MHGC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -11.39   Max: 79.65
Current: -0.81

-11.39
79.65
Net-margin (%) -18.67
MHGC's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 810 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 5.56 vs. MHGC: -18.67 )
MHGC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -44.31   Max: -4.02
Current: -18.67

-44.31
-4.02
ROA (%) -7.73
MHGC's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 815 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 3.42 vs. MHGC: -7.73 )
MHGC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -15.38   Max: -1.31
Current: -7.73

-15.38
-1.31
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -0.65
MHGC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 815 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 14.16 vs. MHGC: -0.65 )
MHGC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -7.26   Max: 46.38
Current: -0.65

-7.26
46.38
Revenue Growth (%) -2.30
MHGC's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 708 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. MHGC: -2.30 )
MHGC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 8.8
Current: -2.3

0
8.8
EBITDA Growth (%) -4.40
MHGC's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 605 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. MHGC: -4.40 )
MHGC' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 19.3
Current: -4.4

0
19.3
EPS Growth (%) -19.90
MHGC's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 522 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 vs. MHGC: -19.90 )
MHGC' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 114.7
Current: -19.9

0
114.7
» MHGC's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

MHGC Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jean-Marie Eveillard 300,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 131,100 sh (+455.51%)
Mario Gabelli 259,400 sh (-0.57%)
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Q3 2013

MHGC Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 181,020 sh (+38.08%)
Mario Gabelli 259,400 sh (unchged)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 263,908 sh (-12.03%)
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Q4 2013

MHGC Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 18,566 sh (New)
Jim Simons 282,100 sh (+55.84%)
Mario Gabelli 262,400 sh (+1.16%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 140,000 sh (-46.95%)
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Q1 2014

MHGC Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jean-Marie Eveillard 819,404 sh (+485.29%)
Mario Gabelli 291,900 sh (+11.24%)
Paul Tudor Jones 19,262 sh (+3.75%)
Jim Simons 224,647 sh (-20.37%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with MHGC

(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
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2014-03-31 Add 485.29%0.01%$7.38 - $8.25 $ 7.45-6%819404
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-12-31 Reduce -46.95%$6.36 - $8.4 $ 7.45-2%140000
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-06-30 New Buy0.01%$6.04 - $8.06 $ 7.4510%300000
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2012-09-30 Sold Out $4.5 - $6.43 $ 7.4546%0
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2012-06-30 New Buy$3.86 - $5.06 $ 7.4560%15084
Mario Gabelli 2011-06-30 Add 51.74%$6.86 - $9.72 $ 7.45-7%169800
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Ratios

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P/S 1.00
MHGC's P/S is ranked higher than
79% of the 910 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. MHGC: 1.00 )
MHGC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.19   Max: 3.27
Current: 1

0.19
3.27
EV-to-EBIT -47.43
MHGC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
61% of the 910 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 22.58 vs. MHGC: -47.43 )
MHGC' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4.3   Max: 57.2
Current: -47.43

4.3
57.2
Current Ratio 1.50
MHGC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 837 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. MHGC: 1.50 )
MHGC' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.62   Max: 7.49
Current: 1.5

0.62
7.49
Quick Ratio 1.50
MHGC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 837 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. MHGC: 1.50 )
MHGC' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.62   Max: 7.49
Current: 1.5

0.62
7.49

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 1.00
MHGC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
81% of the 910 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. MHGC: 1.00 )
MHGC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 2.88
Current: 1

0.32
2.88
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 1.10
MHGC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
55% of the 756 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. MHGC: 1.10 )
MHGC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 23.1
Current: 1.1

1.1
23.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -12.19
MHGC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
52% of the 629 Companies
in the Global Lodging industry.

( Industry Median: 5.51 vs. MHGC: -12.19 )
MHGC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -18.1   Max: -14.3
Current: -12.19

-18.1
-14.3

Business Description

Industry: Travel & Leisure » Lodging
Compare:MAR, CHH, ACRFF, IHG, SHALY » details
Traded in other countries:M1U.Germany
Morgans Hotel Group Co. was incorporated in the state of Delaware in October 2005. The company is a fully integrated lifestyle hospitality company that operates, owns, acquires, develops and redevelops boutique hotels, primarily in gateway cities and select resort markets in the United States, Europe and other international locations, and nightclubs, restaurants, bars and other food and beverage venues in many of the hotels it operate as well as in hotels and casinos operated by MGM Resorts International ('MGM') in Las Vegas. The company operates a portfolio of twelve boutique hotels in New York, Miami, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Boston, and London and also manages a non-Morgans Hotel Group branded hotel in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. It also own, or have ownership interests in, several of these hotels. At December 31, 2011, its portfolio of Morgans Hotel Group branded hotel properties and food and beverage operations and entities consisted of: three hotels that it own and manage ('Owned Hotels'), consisting of Hudson in New York, Delano South Beach in Miami Beach, and Clift in San Francisco, comprising approximately 1,400 rooms; four hotels that it is partially own and manage pursuant to long-term management agreements; ix hotels that it manages pursuant to long-term management agreements with no ownership interest ('Managed Hotels'), consisting of Royalton and Morgans in New York, Mondrian in Los Angeles, Sanderson and St Martins Lane in London, and Hotel Las Palapas in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, comprising approximately 950 rooms. The company is subject to numerous United States and international laws, including laws governing employees in its hotels in such areas as minimum wage and maximum working hours, overtime, working conditions, hiring and firing employees and work permits.
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