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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 : 9/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
MSTR's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
99% of the 1848 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 22.21 vs. MSTR: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
MSTR' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.68
MSTR's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
60% of the 1756 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. MSTR: 0.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
MSTR' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.41  Med: 0.49 Max: 0.75
Current: 0.68
-1.41
0.75
Interest Coverage No Debt
MSTR's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
99% of the 1205 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 56.54 vs. MSTR: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
MSTR' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9999.99  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 8.38
M-Score: -2.82
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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 24.98
MSTR's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1799 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.71 vs. MSTR: 24.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
MSTR' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.88  Med: 14.97 Max: 31.8
Current: 24.98
0.88
31.8
Net-margin (%) 19.00
MSTR's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1798 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.25 vs. MSTR: 19.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
MSTR' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.87  Med: 13.04 Max: 22.58
Current: 19
0.87
22.58
ROE (%) 24.20
MSTR's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1750 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.66 vs. MSTR: 24.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
MSTR' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.59  Med: 29.91 Max: 49.45
Current: 24.2
1.59
49.45
ROA (%) 15.73
MSTR's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1843 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.85 vs. MSTR: 15.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
MSTR' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.88  Med: 15.67 Max: 26.92
Current: 15.73
0.88
26.92
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 189.64
MSTR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1816 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 20.47 vs. MSTR: 189.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
MSTR' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.25  Med: 135.57 Max: 862.74
Current: 189.64
6.25
862.74
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -4.80
MSTR's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 1437 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. MSTR: -4.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MSTR' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25  Med: 12.25 Max: 45.6
Current: -4.8
-25
45.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 40.10
MSTR's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1159 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.30 vs. MSTR: 40.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MSTR' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.5  Med: -4.10 Max: 159.3
Current: 40.1
-20.5
159.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 70.90
MSTR's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1055 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.30 vs. MSTR: 70.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MSTR' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -79  Med: -10.50 Max: 450.4
Current: 70.9
-79
450.4
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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

MSTR Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Lee Ainslie 1,490 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 133,119 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,256 sh (+51.76%)
Jim Simons 64,200 sh (-14.74%)
RS Investment Management 221,150 sh (-28.93%)
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Q3 2015

MSTR Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Lee Ainslie 5,020 sh (+236.91%)
Joel Greenblatt 200,112 sh (+50.33%)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 7,021 sh (-14.96%)
Jim Simons 42,500 sh (-33.80%)
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Q4 2015

MSTR Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 1,355 sh (New)
First Eagle Investment 115,300 sh (New)
Lee Ainslie 6,540 sh (+30.28%)
Joel Greenblatt 239,745 sh (+19.81%)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,974 sh (+13.57%)
Jim Simons 21,100 sh (-50.35%)
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Q1 2016

MSTR Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Ken Fisher 27,000 sh (New)
First Eagle Investment 240,800 sh (+108.85%)
Lee Ainslie 10,490 sh (+60.40%)
Jim Simons 29,600 sh (+40.28%)
Paul Tudor Jones 9,238 sh (+15.85%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 220,303 sh (-8.11%)
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Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application
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MicroStrategy Inc is a provider of enterprise-ready analytics, mobile, and security software platforms. The Company provides system-of-record reporting and interactive visualization capabilities offered on any device or in the cloud.

MicroStrategy Inc is a Delaware corporation incorporated on November 17, 1989. It is a provider of business intelligence and mobile software. The Companys business intelligence software platform enables organizations to analyze vast amounts of data and distribute business insight throughout the enterprise. It product line includes the MicroStrategy Business Intelligence Platform, the MicroStrategy Mobile Platform, MicroStrategy Cloud, MicroStrategy Express, MicroStrategy Wisdom, MicroStrategy Alert and MicroStrategy Usher. The MicroStrategy Business Intelligence (BI) Platform delivers reports and dashboards to business users via a web interface and office productivity software suites. The MicroStrategy Mobile Platform lets organizations rapidly build enterprise-caliber mobile applications needed to mobilize business processes and information across a range of mobile platforms, including the Apple, iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and iPad Mini and Android based smart phones and tablets. MicroStrategy Cloud is a cloud-based BI Platform which allows enterprises to deploy MicroStrategy BI and mobile apps using MicroStrategys BI Platform and MicroStrategys Mobile Platform more quickly and with lower financial risk than equivalent on-premises solutions. MicroStrategy Express is designed to be the fastest way for companies, departments, and small businesses to build and deploy MicroStrategy-caliber BI and mobile apps without the assistance of internal IT professionals. MicroStrategy Wisdom is an application for market intelligence that leverages the vast amount of data available in social networks and publicly available databases to create unique views of the consumer and brand landscape. MicroStrategy Alert is a mobile commerce application designed to help retailers and other merchants compete effectively in the new mobile world by providing a mobile channel for marketing, commerce, and loyalty directly from merchants to their customers. MicroStrategy Usher is a mobile application that provides businesses with a mobile identity network alternative to traditional employee IDs, keys, and proximity cards. It also provides a more effective way to reduce fraud, manage the workforce, improve customer service, and diminish the threat of cyber-attacks. The Company competes with large software vendors such as IBM, SAP, Microsoft, and Oracle. It also competes with various independent business intelligence software providers, such as QlikTech, Tableau Software, TIBCO, Actuate, Information Builders, and the SAS Institute and open source BI vendors like JasperSoft and Pentaho.

Ratios

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history
P/E(ttm) 21.28
MSTR's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1266 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 24.35 vs. MSTR: 21.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
MSTR' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.72  Med: 20.79 Max: 431.52
Current: 21.28
4.72
431.52
Forward P/E 17.06
MSTR's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
57% of the 364 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 20.66 vs. MSTR: 17.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 21.28
MSTR's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1223 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 23.72 vs. MSTR: 21.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
MSTR' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.71  Med: 23.00 Max: 431.52
Current: 21.28
4.71
431.52
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 17.36
MSTR's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
62% of the 732 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 21.82 vs. MSTR: 17.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
MSTR' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.96  Med: 14.64 Max: 1040.85
Current: 17.36
3.96
1040.85
P/B 4.46
MSTR's P/B is ranked lower than
67% of the 1881 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.72 vs. MSTR: 4.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
MSTR' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.47  Med: 5.92 Max: 16.69
Current: 4.46
2.47
16.69
P/S 4.03
MSTR's P/S is ranked lower than
67% of the 1924 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.17 vs. MSTR: 4.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
MSTR' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.12  Med: 2.75 Max: 5.95
Current: 4.03
1.12
5.95
PFCF 15.29
MSTR's PFCF is ranked higher than
71% of the 720 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 23.07 vs. MSTR: 15.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
MSTR' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.77  Med: 16.70 Max: 555.79
Current: 15.29
4.77
555.79
POCF 14.60
MSTR's POCF is ranked higher than
57% of the 932 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 16.74 vs. MSTR: 14.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
MSTR' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.39  Med: 14.73 Max: 140.17
Current: 14.6
4.39
140.17
EV-to-EBIT 11.90
MSTR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
66% of the 1246 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 16.34 vs. MSTR: 11.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
MSTR' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -166.2  Med: 14.30 Max: 335.6
Current: 11.9
-166.2
335.6
EV-to-EBITDA 10.27
MSTR's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
62% of the 1352 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 13.11 vs. MSTR: 10.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
MSTR' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.4  Med: 13.20 Max: 95.7
Current: 10.27
3.4
95.7
PEG 1.70
MSTR's PEG is ranked higher than
54% of the 554 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. MSTR: 1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
MSTR' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.54 Max: 29
Current: 1.7
0.14
29
Shiller P/E 39.10
MSTR's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
55% of the 284 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 34.21 vs. MSTR: 39.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
MSTR' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.71  Med: 29.75 Max: 1138.5
Current: 39.1
16.71
1138.5
Current Ratio 3.10
MSTR's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 1667 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. MSTR: 3.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
MSTR' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 1.61 Max: 3.28
Current: 3.1
0.73
3.28
Quick Ratio 3.10
MSTR's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
72% of the 1667 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. MSTR: 3.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
MSTR' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 1.61 Max: 3.28
Current: 3.1
0.73
3.28
Days Sales Outstanding 39.32
MSTR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
81% of the 1474 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 68.92 vs. MSTR: 39.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
MSTR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 46.95  Med: 54.56 Max: 65.89
Current: 39.32
46.95
65.89

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Cash 6.74
MSTR's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
65% of the 652 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 10.62 vs. MSTR: 6.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
MSTR' s Price/Net Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.6  Med: 17.77 Max: 667.5
Current: 6.74
6.6
667.5
Price/Net Current Asset Value 5.47
MSTR's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
57% of the 1194 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. MSTR: 5.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
MSTR' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.96  Med: 15.82 Max: 412.25
Current: 5.47
4.96
412.25
Price/Tangible Book 4.62
MSTR's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
54% of the 1569 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.03 vs. MSTR: 4.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
MSTR' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.86  Med: 6.47 Max: 174.49
Current: 4.62
2.86
174.49
Price/Projected FCF 2.68
MSTR's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
67% of the 819 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. MSTR: 2.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
MSTR' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 1.92 Max: 20.29
Current: 2.68
0.33
20.29
Price/Median PS Value 1.47
MSTR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
72% of the 1710 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. MSTR: 1.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
MSTR' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 1.14 Max: 18.72
Current: 1.47
0.12
18.72
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.22
MSTR's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
65% of the 349 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. MSTR: 1.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
MSTR' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.17 Max: 5.58
Current: 1.22
0.4
5.58
Price/Graham Number 2.09
MSTR's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
52% of the 950 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.11 vs. MSTR: 2.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
MSTR' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.77  Med: 3.18 Max: 11.89
Current: 2.09
0.77
11.89
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 8.43
MSTR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1968 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. MSTR: 8.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
MSTR' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 6.90 Max: 27.1
Current: 8.43
0.3
27.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 19.59
MSTR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 725 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 10.71 vs. MSTR: 19.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
MSTR' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.8  Med: 3.30 Max: 82.9
Current: 19.59
-16.8
82.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $525.0
EPS (TTM) $ 8.62
Beta0.80
Short Percentage of Float10.82%
52-Week Range $141.01 - 226.48
Shares Outstanding (Mil)11.42

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 529 559
EPS($) 10.36 10.51
EPS without NRI($) 10.36 10.51
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