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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 0.17
SYNT's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
91% of the 1921 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.13 vs. SYNT: 0.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
SYNT' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: 0.17
Equity-to-Asset -0.31
SYNT's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
97% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. SYNT: -0.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
SYNT' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.4  Med: 0.77 Max: 0.85
Current: -0.31
-0.4
0.85
Interest Coverage 75.35
SYNT's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
70% of the 1467 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 173.79 vs. SYNT: 75.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SYNT' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 55.72  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: 75.35
Piotroski F-Score: 2
Altman Z-Score: 5.80
Beneish M-Score: -4.61
WACC vs ROIC
5.83%
-25.73%
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 : 7/10

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Operating Margin % 26.75
SYNT's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
92% of the 1862 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.84 vs. SYNT: 26.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
SYNT' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.76  Med: 28.21 Max: 32.45
Current: 26.75
18.76
32.45
Net Margin % -7.58
SYNT's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
71% of the 1863 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.19 vs. SYNT: -7.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
SYNT' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.58  Med: 23.49 Max: 28.28
Current: -7.58
-7.58
28.28
ROE % -18.66
SYNT's ROE % is ranked lower than
74% of the 1803 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.16 vs. SYNT: -18.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
SYNT' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.66  Med: 32 Max: 41.08
Current: -18.66
-18.66
41.08
ROA % -6.48
SYNT's ROA % is ranked lower than
69% of the 1927 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.92 vs. SYNT: -6.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
SYNT' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.48  Med: 24.6 Max: 33.46
Current: -6.48
-6.48
33.46
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 147.97
SYNT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
81% of the 1883 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.13 vs. SYNT: 147.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
SYNT' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 93.14  Med: 128.61 Max: 183.02
Current: 147.97
93.14
183.02
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 5.30
SYNT's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
50% of the 1454 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. SYNT: 5.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
SYNT' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.8  Med: 13.2 Max: 29.5
Current: 5.3
-0.8
29.5
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 1.10
SYNT's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
64% of the 1210 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. SYNT: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
SYNT' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.9  Med: 15.85 Max: 96.1
Current: 1.1
-22.9
96.1
GuruFocus has detected 3 Warning Signs with Syntel Inc $SYNT.
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» SYNT's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-05-16 Est.)


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Cash & Debt
Operating Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Operating Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

SYNT Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 6,970 sh (New)
Jim Simons 787,190 sh (+24.14%)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Murray Stahl 10,957 sh (-17.17%)
Third Avenue Management 112,250 sh (-29.98%)
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Q2 2016

SYNT Guru Trades in Q2 2016

George Soros 8,100 sh (New)
Third Avenue Management 117,688 sh (+4.84%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons 684,300 sh (-13.07%)
Murray Stahl 9,500 sh (-13.30%)
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Q3 2016

SYNT Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 10,900 sh (New)
Murray Stahl 9,503 sh (+0.03%)
Third Avenue Management 117,688 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
Jim Simons 679,100 sh (-0.76%)
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Q4 2016

SYNT Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Third Avenue Management 278,106 sh (+136.31%)
Murray Stahl 21,280 sh (+123.93%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons 341,800 sh (-49.67%)
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Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Information Technology Services    NAICS: 541511    SIC: 7371
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Traded in other countries:SYE.Germany, SYNT.Mexico,
Headquarter Location:USA
Syntel Inc along with its subsidiaries is engaged in providing digital transformation, information technology and knowledge process outsourcing services. Its IT services include programming, system integration, outsourcing and overall project management.

Syntel Inc along with its subsidiaries is engaged in providing digital transformation, information technology and knowledge process outsourcing services. Its IT services include programming, system integration, outsourcing and overall project management. The Company operates in segments including Banking and Financial Services, Healthcare and Life Sciences, Insurance, Manufacturing, and Retail, Logistics and Telecom. The Banking and Financial Services segment serves financial institutions throughout the world offering payment solutions, retail banking, wholesale banking, consumer lending, risk management, investment banking, reconciliation, fraud analysis, mobile banking, and compliance and securities services. The Healthcare and Life Sciences segment serves healthcare payers, providers and pharmaceutical and medical device providers. The Insurance segment serves property and casualty insurers, insurance brokers, personal, commercial, life and retirement insurance service providers. The technology segment provides technology services and business consulting in a range of sub-sectors including industrial products, aerospace and automotive manufacturing, as well as to processors of raw materials and natural resources. The Retail serves retailers in specialty, apparel and home improvement segments, Logistics help organizations improve operational efficiencies, enhance responsiveness and collaborate with trading partners, and Telecom helps clients address important changes in the telecom industry, such as the transition to new network technologies, designing, developing, testing and introducing new products and channels, improving customer service and increasing customer satisfaction.

Top Ranked Articles about Syntel Inc

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Ratios

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history
Forward PE Ratio 10.60
SYNT's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
95% of the 535 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.20 vs. SYNT: 10.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PS Ratio 1.53
SYNT's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 1780 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.34 vs. SYNT: 1.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
SYNT' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.43  Med: 3.78 Max: 6.05
Current: 1.53
1.43
6.05
EV-to-EBIT 6.95
SYNT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
89% of the 1770 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.68 vs. SYNT: 6.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SYNT' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.8  Med: 11.35 Max: 29.4
Current: 6.95
5.8
29.4
EV-to-EBITDA 6.67
SYNT's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
85% of the 1910 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.76 vs. SYNT: 6.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SYNT' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.1  Med: 10.5 Max: 25.6
Current: 6.67
5.1
25.6
Shiller PE Ratio 10.14
SYNT's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 291 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 38.24 vs. SYNT: 10.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
SYNT' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.41  Med: 28.24 Max: 51.64
Current: 10.14
9.41
51.64
Current Ratio 2.11
SYNT's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
55% of the 1750 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. SYNT: 2.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SYNT' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.34  Med: 3.63 Max: 8.17
Current: 2.11
1.34
8.17
Quick Ratio 2.11
SYNT's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
58% of the 1750 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. SYNT: 2.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SYNT' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.34  Med: 3.63 Max: 8.17
Current: 2.11
1.34
8.17
Days Sales Outstanding 46.77
SYNT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
75% of the 1492 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 68.98 vs. SYNT: 46.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SYNT' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 42.27  Med: 44.99 Max: 63.91
Current: 46.77
42.27
63.91
Days Payable 19.18
SYNT's Days Payable is ranked lower than
92% of the 1330 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 43.37 vs. SYNT: 19.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SYNT' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.37  Med: 10.72 Max: 19.18
Current: 19.18
6.37
19.18

Buy Back

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5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 0.21
SYNT's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
97% of the 1572 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. SYNT: 0.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
SYNT' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.65 Max: 1.52
Current: 0.21
0.07
1.52
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.10
SYNT's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 1148 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: -2.60 vs. SYNT: -0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SYNT' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.4  Med: -0.4 Max: 7.3
Current: -0.1
-1.4
7.3

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.90
SYNT's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
88% of the 771 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. SYNT: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
SYNT' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9  Med: 1.77 Max: 2.61
Current: 0.9
0.9
2.61
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.41
SYNT's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 1498 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. SYNT: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
SYNT' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 1 Max: 1.48
Current: 0.41
0.36
1.48
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 14.39
SYNT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
93% of the 2521 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.23 vs. SYNT: 14.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
SYNT' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.4  Med: 8.8 Max: 17.2
Current: 14.39
3.4
17.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 24.71
SYNT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
82% of the 773 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.33 vs. SYNT: 24.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
SYNT' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9  Med: 23.6 Max: 31
Current: 24.71
9
31

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $951.0
EPS (TTM) $ -0.85
Beta0.78
Short Percentage of Float3.70%
52-Week Range $15.82 - 48.41
Shares Outstanding (Mil)83.64

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 872 897
EPS ($) 1.66 1.81
EPS without NRI ($) 1.66 1.81
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
9.00%
Dividends per Share ($)
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Insiders Are Investing in Syntel Apr 27 2017 
Syntel to Announce First Quarter 2017 Results on Thursday, April 20, 2017 Apr 13 2017 
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Syntel Inc.: Value at a Value Price Jan 03 2017 
Interim CEO Invests in IT Company Dec 07 2016 
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Syntel: A contrarian's delight May 15 2015 
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