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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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
NMBL's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
86% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 1.39 vs. NMBL: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NMBL' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: N/A  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

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N/A
No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.56
NMBL's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
54% of the 2070 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. NMBL: 0.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NMBL' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.98  Med: 0.56 Max: 0.74
Current: 0.56
-0.98
0.74
Interest Coverage No Debt
NMBL's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
58% of the 1258 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 339.33 vs. NMBL: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NMBL' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9999.99  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 9.47
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 : 2/10

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Operating margin (%) -41.74
NMBL's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
94% of the 2156 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. NMBL: -41.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NMBL' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -406.13  Med: -51.57 Max: -33.86
Current: -41.74
-406.13
-33.86
Net-margin (%) -42.88
NMBL's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 2156 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 2.81 vs. NMBL: -42.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NMBL' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -405.83  Med: -51.74 Max: -34.3
Current: -42.88
-405.83
-34.3
ROE (%) -62.11
NMBL's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
95% of the 2130 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 5.82 vs. NMBL: -62.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NMBL' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -62.49  Med: -58.69 Max: -54.88
Current: -62.11
-62.49
-54.88
ROA (%) -37.52
NMBL's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 2175 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. NMBL: -37.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NMBL' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -89.74  Med: -42.96 Max: -26.01
Current: -37.52
-89.74
-26.01
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -344.76
NMBL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 2170 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 9.16 vs. NMBL: -344.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NMBL' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -1515.07  Med: -617.72 Max: -337.56
Current: -344.76
-1515.07
-337.56
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

NMBL Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Ken Fisher 6,722 sh (New)
Chase Coleman 250,000 sh (unchged)
Mariko Gordon Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 19,300 sh (-59.96%)
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Q3 2014

NMBL Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Steven Cohen 400,100 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 152,271 sh (unchged)
Chase Coleman 250,000 sh (unchged)
Ken Fisher Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 16,500 sh (-14.51%)
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Q4 2014

NMBL Guru Trades in Q4 2014

PRIMECAP Management 33,100 sh (+100.61%)
Chase Coleman 250,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
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Q1 2015

NMBL Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Caxton Associates 535,000 sh (New)
Wilbur Ross 6,594 sh (New)
Jim Simons 16,800 sh (New)
PRIMECAP Management 202,700 sh (+512.39%)
Chase Coleman 250,000 sh (unchged)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/B 12.74
NMBL's P/B is ranked lower than
96% of the 2122 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. NMBL: 12.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
NMBL' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 8.11  Med: 11.45 Max: 19.68
Current: 12.74
8.11
19.68
P/S 8.17
NMBL's P/S is ranked lower than
90% of the 2213 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. NMBL: 8.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
NMBL' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 4.54  Med: 7.55 Max: 10.55
Current: 8.17
4.54
10.55
EV-to-EBIT -20.00
NMBL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
159% of the 1555 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 14.03 vs. NMBL: -20.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
NMBL' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -51.4  Med: -22.55 Max: -14.2
Current: -20
-51.4
-14.2
Current Ratio 3.26
NMBL's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 2091 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. NMBL: 3.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
NMBL' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.68  Med: 3.49 Max: 6.02
Current: 3.26
1.68
6.02
Quick Ratio 3.10
NMBL's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 2091 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. NMBL: 3.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
NMBL' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.51  Med: 3.27 Max: 5.89
Current: 3.1
1.51
5.89
Days Inventory 43.49
NMBL's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
74% of the 2116 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 71.74 vs. NMBL: 43.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
NMBL' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 40.2  Med: 45.41 Max: 54.4
Current: 43.49
40.2
54.4
Days Sales Outstanding 63.99
NMBL's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
58% of the 1857 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 71.63 vs. NMBL: 63.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
NMBL' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 51.31  Med: 74.80 Max: 118.2
Current: 63.99
51.31
118.2

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 33.81
NMBL's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
81% of the 472 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 9.07 vs. NMBL: 33.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
NMBL' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 15.03  Med: 22.00 Max: 29.47
Current: 33.81
15.03
29.47
Price/Net Current Asset Value 17.21
NMBL's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
87% of the 1567 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 3.66 vs. NMBL: 17.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
NMBL' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 11.41  Med: 13.81 Max: 18.47
Current: 17.21
11.41
18.47
Price/Tangible Book 12.81
NMBL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
94% of the 2067 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. NMBL: 12.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
NMBL' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 9.7  Med: 11.00 Max: 16.13
Current: 12.81
9.7
16.13
Price/Median PS Value 1.09
NMBL's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
50% of the 2085 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. NMBL: 1.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
NMBL' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.72  Med: 0.96 Max: 1.16
Current: 1.09
0.72
1.16
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -5.33
NMBL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
82% of the 2150 Companies
in the Global Data Storage industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. NMBL: -5.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
NMBL' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -6.6  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: -5.33
-6.6
0

Analyst Estimate

Jan16 Jan17 Jan18
Revenue(Mil) 336 469 619
EPS($) -0.26 0.22 0.54
EPS without NRI($) -0.26 0.22 0.54

Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Data Storage
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Traded in other countries:NLE.Germany,
Nimble Storage Inc was incorporated in the state of Delaware in November 2007. The Company designs and sells a flash-optimized storage platform, Adaptive Flash, that it believes is disrupting the market by enabling significant improvements in application performance and storage capacity with superior data protection, while simplifying business operations and lowering costs. With the combination of the Company's file system, CASL, and its cloud-based storage management and support service, InfoSight, the Company's platform serves a broad array of enterprises and cloud-based service providers, and the Company's software and storage systems effectively handle mainstream applications, including virtual desktops, databases, email, collaboration and analytics. Its storage systems are optimized for the mainstream IT applications used by mid-sized enterprises, large enterprises and cloud-based service providers. The Company offers a CS-Series of systems with a range of capacities and processing power. Its systems provide adaptive performance for high-I/O applications and high-capacity environments, including Exchange, Oracle, SharePoint, SQL Server, virtual desktop infrastructure, or VDI, and server virtualization. The Company packages its CASL file system software with all of its systems and offer InfoSight as a service to all its customers. Its products include CS210, CS215, CS300, CS500, CS700, ES-1 Expansion Shelves and All-Flash Shelf. Its contract manufacturer generally procures the components used in its products directly from third-party suppliers. Its marketing strategies include product marketing, programs marketing, field marketing, channel marketing, and public relations functions. Marketing activities include demand generation, advertising, managing its partner portal, trade shows and conferences, press and analyst relations, and customer awareness. The Company competes to a lesser extent with a number of other smaller companies and certain well-established companies. Its competitors fall into two categories which includes large storage system vendors such as EMC and NetApp that offer a broad portfolio of storage systems targeting varied use cases and end markets; and large systems companies such as Dell and HP that have acquired specialist storage vendors in recent years to complement their internally-developed storage offerings and have the technical and financial resources to bring competitive products to the market. The Company have registered the trademark Nimble Storage in the United States, the European Union, Australia, Canada, China, Japan, Hong Kong and Taiwan and it have pending trademark applications for the trademark Nimble Storage in other jurisdictions. It has registered the trademark CASL in the United States and the European Union. It has registered the trademark InfoSight in the European Union and Australia and it have pending trademark applications for the trademark InfoSight in the United States and other
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