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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 : 6/10

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Cash to Debt N/A
MVF's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
50% of the 1185 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MVF: N/A )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
MVF' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: N/A  Med: 9999.00 Max: N/A
Current: N/A
Equity to Asset 0.63
MVF's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
71% of the 1232 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. MVF: 0.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
MVF' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.59  Med: 0.60 Max: 0.63
Current: 0.63
0.59
0.63
Interest Coverage 11.23
MVF's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
82% of the 1107 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. MVF: 11.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
MVF' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 10.11  Med: 12.81 Max: 40.28
Current: 11.23
10.11
40.28
F-Score: 6
WACC vs ROIC
1.85%
6.14%
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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Operating margin (%) 87.34
MVF's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1336 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 49.75 vs. MVF: 87.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
MVF' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 87.43  Med: 87.81 Max: 88.34
Current: 87.34
87.43
88.34
Net-margin (%) 172.69
MVF's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1343 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 45.78 vs. MVF: 172.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
MVF' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -108.64  Med: 205.23 Max: 250.19
Current: 172.69
-108.64
250.19
ROE (%) 12.14
MVF's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1380 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 6.14 vs. MVF: 12.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
MVF' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -8.41  Med: 10.46 Max: 18.64
Current: 12.14
-8.41
18.64
ROA (%) 7.52
MVF's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1399 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. MVF: 7.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
MVF' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -5.04  Med: 6.22 Max: 11.38
Current: 7.52
-5.04
11.38
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Financials


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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

MVF Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Pioneer Investments 370,698 sh (unchged)
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Q3 2014

MVF Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Pioneer Investments 670,027 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2014

MVF Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Pioneer Investments 682,300 sh (+1.83%)
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Q1 2015

MVF Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Pioneer Investments 682,300 sh (unchged)
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 5.37
MVF's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
86% of the 994 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 13.10 vs. MVF: 5.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
MVF' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 5.1  Med: 6.15 Max: 46.23
Current: 5.37
5.1
46.23
PE(NRI) 5.30
MVF's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
86% of the 989 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 13.20 vs. MVF: 5.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
MVF' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 5.1  Med: 6.15 Max: 47
Current: 5.3
5.1
47
P/B 0.92
MVF's P/B is ranked higher than
56% of the 1342 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. MVF: 0.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
MVF' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.87  Med: 1.03 Max: 1.18
Current: 0.92
0.87
1.18
P/S 13.39
MVF's P/S is ranked lower than
68% of the 1217 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 7.48 vs. MVF: 13.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
MVF' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 11.15  Med: 12.94 Max: 15.03
Current: 13.39
11.15
15.03
POCF 12.86
MVF's POCF is ranked higher than
58% of the 705 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 16.37 vs. MVF: 12.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
MVF' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 6.01  Med: 13.67 Max: 51.61
Current: 12.86
6.01
51.61
EV-to-EBIT 15.07
MVF's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
53% of the 968 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 14.27 vs. MVF: 15.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
MVF' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: 15.07
Days Sales Outstanding 213.36
MVF's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
92% of the 943 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 35.94 vs. MVF: 213.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
MVF' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 92.37  Med: 107.65 Max: 240.69
Current: 213.36
92.37
240.69

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 6.09
MVF's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
73% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. MVF: 6.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
MVF' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 5.96  Med: 6.87 Max: 8.18
Current: 6.09
5.96
8.18
Dividend Payout 0.53
MVF's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
53% of the 883 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. MVF: 0.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
MVF' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.37  Med: 0.39 Max: 2.89
Current: 0.53
0.37
2.89
Yield on cost (5-Year) 5.79
MVF's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
64% of the 1466 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.41 vs. MVF: 5.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
MVF' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 5.67  Med: 6.53 Max: 7.78
Current: 5.79
5.67
7.78

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.93
MVF's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
57% of the 1288 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. MVF: 0.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
MVF' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.96  Med: 1.02 Max: 1.06
Current: 0.93
0.96
1.06
Price/Median PS Value 1.04
MVF's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
50% of the 1059 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. MVF: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
MVF' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.89  Med: 0.98 Max: 1.1
Current: 1.04
0.89
1.1
Price/Graham Number 0.47
MVF's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
83% of the 844 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.76 vs. MVF: 0.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
MVF' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.48  Med: 0.54 Max: 1.3
Current: 0.47
0.48
1.3
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.53
MVF's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1325 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. MVF: 6.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
MVF' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 7.8
Current: 6.53
0
7.8

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