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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 No Debt
NOW's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
86% of the 1741 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.49 vs. NOW: No Debt )
NOW' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.53   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.32
NOW's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
56% of the 1713 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. NOW: 0.32 )
NOW' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.22   Max: 0.51
Current: 0.32

-0.22
0.51
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 7.12
M-Score: -2.93
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 (%) -22.06
NOW's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1735 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.43 vs. NOW: -22.06 )
NOW' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -65.08   Max: 11.4
Current: -22.06

-65.08
11.4
Net-margin (%) -26.07
NOW's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1735 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.69 vs. NOW: -26.07 )
NOW' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -68.56   Max: 10.61
Current: -26.07

-68.56
10.61
ROE (%) -41.81
NOW's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 1697 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.78 vs. NOW: -41.81 )
NOW' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -40.37   Max: -23.12
Current: -41.81

-40.37
-23.12
ROA (%) -14.35
NOW's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1748 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.73 vs. NOW: -14.35 )
NOW' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -12.73   Max: 12.28
Current: -14.35

-12.73
12.28
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -158.67
NOW's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1742 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 29.63 vs. NOW: -158.67 )
NOW' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -145.09   Max: 223.09
Current: -158.67

-145.09
223.09
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

NOW Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 4,100 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 18,763 sh (-12.04%)
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Q4 2013

NOW Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Pioneer Investments 58,867 sh (New)
Jim Simons 41,600 sh (New)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
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Q1 2014

NOW Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Steven Cohen 31,866 sh (New)
Jim Simons 266,400 sh (+540.38%)
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
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Q2 2014

NOW Guru Trades in Q2 2014

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

Latest Guru Trades with NOW

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Ken Fisher 2014-06-30 New Buy$46.42 - $62.53 $ 67.9328%5325
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Ratios

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P/B 24.92
NOW's P/B is ranked lower than
56% of the 1862 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.72 vs. NOW: 24.92 )
NOW' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 14.2   Max: 27.39
Current: 24.92

14.2
27.39
P/S 17.78
NOW's P/S is ranked lower than
56% of the 1862 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. NOW: 17.78 )
NOW' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 5.39   Max: 22.13
Current: 17.78

5.39
22.13
PFCF 155.20
NOW's PFCF is ranked higher than
75% of the 1862 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. NOW: 155.20 )
NOW' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 124.32   Max: 937.6
Current: 155.2

124.32
937.6
EV-to-EBIT -2.38
NOW's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
61% of the 1862 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 30.98 vs. NOW: -2.38 )
NOW' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -157.2   Max: -39.7
Current: -2.38

-157.2
-39.7
Current Ratio 2.10
NOW's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 1737 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. NOW: 2.10 )
NOW' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1   Max: 2.43
Current: 2.1

1
2.43
Quick Ratio 2.10
NOW's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
72% of the 1737 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.77 vs. NOW: 2.10 )
NOW' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1   Max: 2.43
Current: 2.1

1
2.43

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 25.77
NOW's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
53% of the 1862 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.02 vs. NOW: 25.77 )
NOW' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 15.64   Max: 26.37
Current: 25.77

15.64
26.37
Price/Median PS Value 1.19
NOW's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
68% of the 1862 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. NOW: 1.19 )
NOW' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 1.23
Current: 1.19

0.39
1.23
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -42.00
NOW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
51% of the 1721 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. NOW: -42.00 )
NOW' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: -42

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Information Technology Services
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ServiceNow Inc is a provider of cloud-based services that automate enterprise IT operations. It creates a single system within the company that can enable the company to record all IT processes into that system.
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