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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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Cash to Debt 1.65
NOW's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
70% of the 1754 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.60 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 1549 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
58% of the 1143 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: 7.13
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 1724 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 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 1724 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.15 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 1678 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.86 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
80% of the 1762 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.06 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 1736 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.95 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
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

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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Q2 2015

NOW Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Ken Fisher 15,300 sh (unchged)
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Ratios

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Forward P/E 434.78
NOW's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
96% of the 529 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.69 vs. NOW: 434.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 26.18
NOW's P/B is ranked lower than
97% of the 1614 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.71 vs. NOW: 26.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
NOW' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 14.2  Med: 22.08 Max: 27.39
Current: 26.18
14.2
27.39
P/S 15.87
NOW's P/S is ranked lower than
91% of the 1701 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.19 vs. NOW: 15.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
NOW' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 5.39  Med: 14.92 Max: 22.13
Current: 15.87
5.39
22.13
PFCF 104.00
NOW's PFCF is ranked lower than
88% of the 812 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 25.40 vs. NOW: 104.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
NOW' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 96.43  Med: 194.85 Max: 937.6
Current: 104
96.43
937.6
POCF 64.76
NOW's POCF is ranked lower than
87% of the 1012 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.40 vs. NOW: 64.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
NOW' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 24.91  Med: 68.05 Max: 120.62
Current: 64.76
24.91
120.62
Current Ratio 1.82
NOW's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
57% of the 1590 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.08 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 1590 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 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 1486 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 69.02 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 34.78
NOW's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
94% of the 1376 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.06 vs. NOW: 34.78 )
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: 34.78
15.64
33.81
Price/Median PS Value 1.06
NOW's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
61% of the 1546 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. NOW: 1.06 )
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: 1.23
Current: 1.06
0.4
1.23
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -1.40
NOW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 1696 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. NOW: -1.40 )
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: -1.4
-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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