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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 1.65
NOW's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
70% of the 1714 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.11 vs. NOW: 1.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NOW' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.48  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: 1.65
Equity to Asset 0.31
NOW's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
86% of the 1511 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. NOW: 0.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NOW' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.22  Med: 0.33 Max: 0.51
Current: 0.31
-0.22
0.51
Interest Coverage No Debt
NOW's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
59% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. NOW: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NOW' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9999.99  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 6.89
M-Score: -3.32
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 : 4/10

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Operating margin (%) -22.49
NOW's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
83% of the 1686 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.08 vs. NOW: -22.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NOW' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -65.08  Med: -15.61 Max: 11.4
Current: -22.49
-65.08
11.4
Net-margin (%) -25.70
NOW's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
83% of the 1686 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.22 vs. NOW: -25.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NOW' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -68.56  Med: -17.36 Max: 10.61
Current: -25.7
-68.56
10.61
ROE (%) -46.17
NOW's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
88% of the 1646 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.12 vs. NOW: -46.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NOW' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -43.6  Med: -40.37 Max: -23.12
Current: -46.17
-43.6
-23.12
ROA (%) -14.47
NOW's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 1724 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.09 vs. NOW: -14.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NOW' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -13.83  Med: -10.84 Max: 12.28
Current: -14.47
-13.83
12.28
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -170.11
NOW's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 1699 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.78 vs. NOW: -170.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NOW' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -168.9  Med: -128.75 Max: 223.09
Current: -170.11
-168.9
223.09
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

NOW Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 8,416 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 35,100 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 5,325 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 199,800 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q3 2014

NOW Guru Trades in Q3 2014

George Soros 50,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 16,927 sh (+101.13%)
RS Investment Management 35,100 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Ken Fisher Sold Out
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Q4 2014

NOW Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Ken Fisher 15,200 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 26,900 sh (New)
Jim Simons 213,500 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 65,911 sh (New)
George Soros Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 12,379 sh (-26.87%)
RS Investment Management 24,200 sh (-31.05%)
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Q1 2015

NOW Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Louis Moore Bacon 50,000 sh (New)
John Burbank 200,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 19,870 sh (+60.51%)
Pioneer Investments 84,951 sh (+28.89%)
Jim Simons 237,000 sh (+11.01%)
Ken Fisher 15,300 sh (+0.66%)
RS Investment Management 24,200 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Ratios

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Forward P/E 333.33
NOW's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
95% of the 584 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.24 vs. NOW: 333.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 24.69
NOW's P/B is ranked lower than
96% of the 1692 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.83 vs. NOW: 24.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
NOW' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 14.2  Med: 22.07 Max: 27.39
Current: 24.69
14.2
27.39
P/S 14.56
NOW's P/S is ranked lower than
88% of the 1858 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.46 vs. NOW: 14.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
NOW' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 5.39  Med: 14.85 Max: 22.13
Current: 14.56
5.39
22.13
PFCF 98.08
NOW's PFCF is ranked lower than
87% of the 872 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 25.66 vs. NOW: 98.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
NOW' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 96.43  Med: 197.46 Max: 937.6
Current: 98.08
96.43
937.6
POCF 61.10
NOW's POCF is ranked lower than
85% of the 1096 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.67 vs. NOW: 61.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
NOW' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 24.91  Med: 68.66 Max: 120.62
Current: 61.1
24.91
120.62
EV-to-EBIT -67.67
NOW's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
192% of the 1138 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.31 vs. NOW: -67.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
NOW' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -157.2  Med: -86.20 Max: -39.7
Current: -67.67
-157.2
-39.7
Current Ratio 1.82
NOW's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
57% of the 1553 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. NOW: 1.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
NOW' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1  Med: 1.89 Max: 2.43
Current: 1.82
1
2.43
Quick Ratio 1.82
NOW's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
54% of the 1553 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. NOW: 1.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
NOW' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1  Med: 1.89 Max: 2.43
Current: 1.82
1
2.43
Days Sales Outstanding 68.96
NOW's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
50% of the 1453 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 68.81 vs. NOW: 68.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
NOW' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 81.98  Med: 93.12 Max: 117.06
Current: 68.96
81.98
117.06

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 31.99
NOW's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
94% of the 1390 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.23 vs. NOW: 31.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
NOW' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 15.64  Med: 23.38 Max: 33.81
Current: 31.99
15.64
33.81
Price/Median PS Value 0.98
NOW's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
64% of the 1577 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. NOW: 0.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
NOW' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.01 Max: 1.24
Current: 0.98
0.4
1.24
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -1.56
NOW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 1741 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. NOW: -1.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
NOW' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -1.6  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: -1.56
-1.6
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Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Information Technology Services
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Traded in other countries:4S0.Germany,
ServiceNow Inc was incorporated as Glidesoft, Inc. in California in June 2004 and in May 2012, the Company reincorporated into Delaware as ServiceNow, Inc. The Company along with its subsidiaries is a provider of cloud-based services to automate enterprise IT operations. The services include a suite of applications built on proprietary platform that automates workflow and integrates related business processes. It helps to transform IT organizations from reactive, manual and task-oriented, to pro-active, automated and service-oriented organizations. It offers service under a Software-as-a-Service, or SaaS, business model. The customers of the Company include customers that operate in variety of industries, including financial services, consumer products, IT services, health care and technology. Its competitors include BMC Software, Inc., CA, Inc., Hewlett-Packard Company and International Business Machines Corporation.
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