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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
vs
history
Equity-to-Asset 0.34
MOBAF's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
56% of the 413 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.38 vs. MOBAF: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
MOBAF' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.51 Max: 0.59
Current: 0.34
0.29
0.59
Interest Coverage 2.20
MOBAF's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
78% of the 380 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.87 vs. MOBAF: 2.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
MOBAF' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.2  Med: 4.28 Max: N/A
Current: 2.2
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 1.24
Beneish M-Score: -2.61
WACC vs ROIC
2.55%
4.69%
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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Operating Margin % 11.62
MOBAF's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
62% of the 413 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.55 vs. MOBAF: 11.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
MOBAF' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.62  Med: 15.39 Max: 22.61
Current: 11.62
11.62
22.61
Net Margin % -4.01
MOBAF's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
74% of the 415 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.25 vs. MOBAF: -4.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
MOBAF' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.17  Med: 8.21 Max: 15.54
Current: -4.01
-5.17
15.54
ROE % -4.48
MOBAF's ROE % is ranked lower than
73% of the 397 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.72 vs. MOBAF: -4.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
MOBAF' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.82  Med: 11.97 Max: 20.41
Current: -4.48
-8.82
20.41
ROA % -1.68
MOBAF's ROA % is ranked lower than
73% of the 422 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.18 vs. MOBAF: -1.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
MOBAF' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.12  Med: 5.23 Max: 10.14
Current: -1.68
-3.12
10.14
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 9.31
MOBAF's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
58% of the 418 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.31 vs. MOBAF: 9.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
MOBAF' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.11  Med: 18.52 Max: 22.95
Current: 9.31
-2.11
22.95
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -21.00
MOBAF's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
91% of the 386 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. MOBAF: -21.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
MOBAF' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.1  Med: 2.2 Max: 27.8
Current: -21
-22.1
27.8
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -14.40
MOBAF's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
85% of the 323 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. MOBAF: -14.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
MOBAF' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.3  Med: 5.7 Max: 14.1
Current: -14.4
-22.3
14.1
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -29.20
MOBAF's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
79% of the 277 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -3.00 vs. MOBAF: -29.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
MOBAF' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29.2  Med: 2.75 Max: 55.8
Current: -29.2
-29.2
55.8
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Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services    NAICS: 517919    SIC: 4839
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Traded in other countries:MBT.Canada, MB9.Germany,
Manitoba Telecom Services Inc provides communication solutions. It delivers products and services to its customers in consumer markets in Manitoba and business markets across Canada.

Manitoba Telecom Services Inc was incorporated on April 28, 1933. The Company provides communication solutions in Canada. It has two reportable operating segments, MTS and Allstream. MTS is the telecommunications provider in Manitoba, delivering a full suite of wireless, high-speed internet, IP television, converged IP, unified communications, local access, as well as long distance and legacy data services under the MTS brand and security and home alarm monitoring services through a wholly owned subsidiary, AAA Alarm Systems Ltd. ('AAA Alarm'). This complete range of products is unmatched by any other provider in the province. MTS provides services to both residential and business customers in Manitoba. Allstream is a competitor in the national business and wholesale markets; offering small, medium and large businesses and government organizations a portfolio of telecommunications solutions tailored to meet the needs. Allstream's products are IP-based communications, unified communications, voice and data connectivity, and security services. Allstream operates an extensive national fiber optic network that spans almost 30,000 kilometers, and provides international connections through strategic alliances and interconnection agreements with other international telecommunications service providers.

Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward PE Ratio 25.64
MOBAF's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
78% of the 130 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.48 vs. MOBAF: 25.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 72.09
MOBAF's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
86% of the 360 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.20 vs. MOBAF: 72.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
MOBAF' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.49  Med: 18.22 Max: 340.44
Current: 72.09
11.49
340.44
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 172.52
MOBAF's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
96% of the 232 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.61 vs. MOBAF: 172.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
MOBAF' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.82  Med: 10.79 Max: 315.25
Current: 172.52
5.82
315.25
PB Ratio 4.20
MOBAF's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
78% of the 439 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. MOBAF: 4.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
MOBAF' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.26  Med: 2.12 Max: 4.28
Current: 4.2
1.26
4.28
PS Ratio 3.07
MOBAF's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
79% of the 464 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. MOBAF: 3.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
MOBAF' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 1.41 Max: 4.56
Current: 3.07
0.91
4.56
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 27.09
MOBAF's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
71% of the 261 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.91 vs. MOBAF: 27.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
MOBAF' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.6  Med: 21.27 Max: 1497.73
Current: 27.09
6.6
1497.73
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 11.74
MOBAF's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
78% of the 344 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. MOBAF: 11.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
MOBAF' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.96  Med: 5.53 Max: 29.91
Current: 11.74
3.96
29.91
EV-to-EBIT 33.83
MOBAF's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
80% of the 373 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.51 vs. MOBAF: 33.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
MOBAF' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -171.1  Med: 12.6 Max: 37.7
Current: 33.83
-171.1
37.7
EV-to-EBITDA 9.61
MOBAF's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
60% of the 415 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.31 vs. MOBAF: 9.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
MOBAF' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.5  Med: 6 Max: 12
Current: 9.61
4.5
12
Shiller PE Ratio 20.97
MOBAF's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
61% of the 117 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.57 vs. MOBAF: 20.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
MOBAF' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.89  Med: 11.89 Max: 20.97
Current: 20.97
8.89
20.97
Current Ratio 0.40
MOBAF's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
93% of the 402 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. MOBAF: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
MOBAF' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.64 Max: 1.87
Current: 0.4
0.27
1.87
Quick Ratio 0.34
MOBAF's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
94% of the 402 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. MOBAF: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
MOBAF' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 0.63 Max: 1.87
Current: 0.34
0.25
1.87
Days Inventory 44.62
MOBAF's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
81% of the 314 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.35 vs. MOBAF: 44.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
MOBAF' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.64  Med: 8.16 Max: 44.62
Current: 44.62
4.64
44.62
Days Sales Outstanding 40.79
MOBAF's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
57% of the 316 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 47.58 vs. MOBAF: 40.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
MOBAF' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.05  Med: 33.58 Max: 58.53
Current: 40.79
9.05
58.53

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield % 1.73
MOBAF's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
83% of the 754 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.83 vs. MOBAF: 1.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
MOBAF' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.73  Med: 5.63 Max: 10.41
Current: 1.73
1.73
10.41
Dividend Payout Ratio 1.74
MOBAF's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
91% of the 315 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.76 vs. MOBAF: 1.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
MOBAF' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.67  Med: 1.12 Max: 1.83
Current: 1.74
0.67
1.83
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate -6.30
MOBAF's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
67% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. MOBAF: -6.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
MOBAF' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 46.9
Current: -6.3
0
46.9
Forward Dividend Yield % 3.44
MOBAF's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
59% of the 741 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.42 vs. MOBAF: 3.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 1.28
MOBAF's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
94% of the 798 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. MOBAF: 1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
MOBAF' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.28  Med: 4.15 Max: 7.68
Current: 1.28
1.28
7.68
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -5.80
MOBAF's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
68% of the 263 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.50 vs. MOBAF: -5.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
MOBAF' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6  Med: -1.2 Max: 6.8
Current: -5.8
-6
6.8

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Tangible-Book 9.62
MOBAF's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
83% of the 315 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.81 vs. MOBAF: 9.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
MOBAF' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 2.55 Max: 10.48
Current: 9.62
1.4
10.48
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 2.43
MOBAF's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
73% of the 249 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. MOBAF: 2.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
MOBAF' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 1.27 Max: 4.86
Current: 2.43
0.52
4.86
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 2.18
MOBAF's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
90% of the 403 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. MOBAF: 2.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
MOBAF' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 1.19 Max: 3
Current: 2.18
0.7
3
Price-to-Graham-Number 5.55
MOBAF's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
91% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. MOBAF: 5.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
MOBAF' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.98  Med: 1.38 Max: 6.62
Current: 5.55
0.98
6.62
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 2.96
MOBAF's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
61% of the 474 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.64 vs. MOBAF: 2.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
MOBAF' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.7  Med: 7.9 Max: 11.2
Current: 2.96
2.7
11.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -9.54
MOBAF's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
86% of the 249 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.16 vs. MOBAF: -9.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
MOBAF' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.7  Med: 7.6 Max: 27.6
Current: -9.54
-15.7
27.6

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $759.7
EPS (TTM) $ -0.34
Beta0.47
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $24.31 - 30.37
Shares Outstanding (Mil)74.40

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 762 770 759
EPS ($) 1.01 1.21 1.24 1.57
EPS without NRI ($) 1.01 1.21 1.24 1.57
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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