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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.07
NSR's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
85% of the 482 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. NSR: 0.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NSR' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 6.83 Max: N/A
Current: 0.07
Equity to Asset 0.35
NSR's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
57% of the 471 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. NSR: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NSR' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.36  Med: 0.66 Max: 0.85
Current: 0.35
-0.36
0.85
Interest Coverage 7.09
NSR's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
53% of the 353 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.54 vs. NSR: 7.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NSR' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.26  Med: 16.78 Max: 94.33
Current: 7.09
4.26
94.33
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 2.02
M-Score: -2.62
WACC vs ROIC
7.31%
14.43%
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 : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 25.00
NSR's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 476 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.74 vs. NSR: 25.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NSR' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.14  Med: 33.30 Max: 36.83
Current: 25
14.14
36.83
Net-margin (%) 14.79
NSR's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 478 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. NSR: 14.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NSR' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.88  Med: 19.47 Max: 25.92
Current: 14.79
0.88
25.92
ROE (%) 23.29
NSR's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 459 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.96 vs. NSR: 23.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NSR' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.99  Med: 26.23 Max: 29.27
Current: 23.29
0.99
29.27
ROA (%) 8.23
NSR's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 487 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.48 vs. NSR: 8.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NSR' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.76  Med: 12.97 Max: 20.21
Current: 8.23
0.76
20.21
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 149.15
NSR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 481 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.87 vs. NSR: 149.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NSR' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 108.42  Med: 170.59 Max: 262.55
Current: 149.15
108.42
262.55
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 15.40
NSR's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 421 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. NSR: 15.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NSR' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -47.3  Med: 19.40 Max: 42.8
Current: 15.4
-47.3
42.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 9.90
NSR's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 350 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. NSR: 9.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NSR' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4  Med: 23.35 Max: 49
Current: 9.9
4
49
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 10.90
NSR's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 313 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. NSR: 10.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NSR' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -55.9  Med: 19.00 Max: 207.7
Current: 10.9
-55.9
207.7
» NSR's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-30)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

NSR Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Caxton Associates 190,000 sh (New)
David Dreman 5,313 sh (+11.69%)
PRIMECAP Management 8,106,007 sh (-0.56%)
Ronald Muhlenkamp 307,190 sh (-4.45%)
Joel Greenblatt 1,715,212 sh (-6.87%)
Paul Tudor Jones 57,217 sh (-29.81%)
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Q3 2015

NSR Guru Trades in Q3 2015

David Dreman 7,469 sh (+40.58%)
Paul Tudor Jones 57,373 sh (+0.27%)
Ronald Muhlenkamp 307,555 sh (+0.12%)
Caxton Associates Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 7,602,757 sh (-6.21%)
Joel Greenblatt 1,282,842 sh (-25.21%)
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Q4 2015

NSR Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 115,500 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 208,438 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 87,902 sh (+53.21%)
Ronald Muhlenkamp 308,405 sh (+0.28%)
PRIMECAP Management 7,581,357 sh (-0.28%)
David Dreman 5,313 sh (-28.87%)
Joel Greenblatt 285,813 sh (-77.72%)
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Q1 2016

NSR Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 241,600 sh (+109.18%)
David Dreman 7,332 sh (+38.00%)
Ken Fisher 215,938 sh (+3.60%)
Ronald Muhlenkamp 309,390 sh (+0.32%)
PRIMECAP Management 7,599,657 sh (+0.24%)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 14,400 sh (-83.62%)
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Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services
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NeuStar Inc is provider of real time information services & data analytics. It operates data registries & delivers actionable, data-driven insights that help clients make business decisions in real time.

NeuStar Inc, a Delaware corporation was incorporated in 1998. The Company is a provider of real-time information services and analytics, using authoritative, hard-to-replicate datasets and proprietary analytics to help its clients promote and protect their businesses. It develops unique solutions using proprietary, third-party and client data sets. These solutions provide accurate, up-to-the-minute insights and data driven intelligence, enabling its clients to make informed, actionable decisions in real time, one customer interaction at a time. It also offers a broad range of innovative registry and other data services. The Company operates three segments: Carrier Services, Enterprise Services, and Information Services. It's marketing Services provide: marketing analytics and segmentation, provides scientific, cloud-based solutions that enable marketers to analyze their customer base and build granular, highly predictive segmentation in real time. This provides its clients with a consistent view of customer and prospect groups highly predisposed to purchase their products and services based on attributes such as demographics, geography, and buying propensities. The customer targeting services enable effective online display ad targeting of prospect audiences and customers. Identity verification and scoring: it provides services that allow clients to interact efficiently with its customers, for example, to validate customer data, distinguish between an existing customer and a prospect, enhance leads and assign a lead quality rating. Local search and licensed business data. Provides business listing and identity management solution that serves search platforms, national brands, authorized channel partners and local businesses. Measurement and attribution. It provides campaign conversion analytics that enable clients to measure advertising effectiveness, for example, by assessing the offline consumer behavior of persons exposed to online advertising campaigns, consistent with privacy-by-design principles. The Company provides its clients with website performance monitoring and load testing analysis to enhance their ability to measure and improve online performance, and to promote competitive advantages and positive end-user experiences. The Company also provides suite of domain name systems, or DNS services, built on a global directory platform. These services play a key role in directing and managing the flow of Internet traffic, resolving Internet queries and providing security protection against cyber attacks. The Company competes with Accenture plc, Computer Sciences Corporation, Hewlett-Packard Company, International Business Machines Corporation, or IBM, Noblis, Inc., Nortel Networks Corporation, Pearson Education, Inc., Perot Systems Corporation, Telcordia Technologies, Inc., and VeriSign, Inc. The Company is subject to government and industry regulation under its Internet registry contracts with the U.S. government and ICANN

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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 8.13
NSR's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
88% of the 327 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.05 vs. NSR: 8.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
NSR' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.71  Med: 19.50 Max: 357.09
Current: 8.13
6.71
357.09
Forward P/E 4.59
NSR's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
97% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.39 vs. NSR: 4.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 8.13
NSR's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
88% of the 325 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.29 vs. NSR: 8.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
NSR' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.72  Med: 19.68 Max: 327.33
Current: 8.13
6.72
327.33
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 5.63
NSR's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
88% of the 207 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.07 vs. NSR: 5.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
NSR' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.99  Med: 12.23 Max: 46.76
Current: 5.63
3.99
46.76
P/B 1.70
NSR's P/B is ranked higher than
61% of the 449 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. NSR: 1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
NSR' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.6  Med: 3.81 Max: 13.17
Current: 1.7
1.6
13.17
P/S 1.20
NSR's P/S is ranked higher than
56% of the 468 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. NSR: 1.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
NSR' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.12  Med: 3.62 Max: 10.71
Current: 1.2
1.12
10.71
PFCF 4.38
NSR's PFCF is ranked higher than
91% of the 243 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.43 vs. NSR: 4.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
NSR' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.64  Med: 12.74 Max: 188.64
Current: 4.38
3.64
188.64
POCF 3.91
NSR's POCF is ranked higher than
77% of the 313 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.79 vs. NSR: 3.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
NSR' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.31  Med: 10.47 Max: 102.07
Current: 3.91
3.31
102.07
EV-to-EBIT 8.54
NSR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
79% of the 352 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.56 vs. NSR: 8.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
NSR' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.4  Med: 11.60 Max: 31.2
Current: 8.54
5.4
31.2
EV-to-EBITDA 5.72
NSR's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
71% of the 395 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.46 vs. NSR: 5.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
NSR' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.9  Med: 8.70 Max: 27.1
Current: 5.72
3.9
27.1
PEG 0.41
NSR's PEG is ranked higher than
94% of the 156 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.71 vs. NSR: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
NSR' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 0.94 Max: 9.27
Current: 0.41
0.35
9.27
Shiller P/E 12.42
NSR's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
67% of the 117 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.52 vs. NSR: 12.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
NSR' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.43  Med: 17.56 Max: 43.52
Current: 12.42
11.43
43.52
Current Ratio 0.89
NSR's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
63% of the 458 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. NSR: 0.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
NSR' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 2.65 Max: 5.27
Current: 0.89
0.8
5.27
Quick Ratio 0.89
NSR's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
60% of the 458 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. NSR: 0.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
NSR' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 2.65 Max: 5.27
Current: 0.89
0.8
5.27
Days Sales Outstanding 63.53
NSR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
67% of the 378 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 46.79 vs. NSR: 63.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
NSR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 48.64  Med: 58.51 Max: 65.17
Current: 63.53
48.64
65.17
Days Payable 22.84
NSR's Days Payable is ranked lower than
83% of the 323 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 60.49 vs. NSR: 22.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
NSR' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.64  Med: 18.86 Max: 38.26
Current: 22.84
11.64
38.26

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 0.32
NSR's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
93% of the 226 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. NSR: 0.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
NSR' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 0.96 Max: 1.97
Current: 0.32
0.34
1.97
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 0.29
NSR's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
97% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. NSR: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 0.33
NSR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
96% of the 424 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. NSR: 0.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
NSR' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 1.00 Max: 2.9
Current: 0.33
0.35
2.9
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.45
NSR's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 87 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. NSR: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
NSR' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 0.92 Max: 12.75
Current: 0.45
0.4
12.75
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 11.70
NSR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 477 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. NSR: 11.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
NSR' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.2  Med: 8.60 Max: 18.5
Current: 11.7
3.2
18.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 34.46
NSR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 241 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. NSR: 34.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
NSR' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.7  Med: 28.80 Max: 50
Current: 34.46
18.7
50

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,086
EPS (TTM) $ 2.89
Beta1.24
Short Percentage of Float40.01%
52-Week Range $20.00 - 32.66
Shares Outstanding (Mil)54.38

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 1,235 1,217
EPS ($) 5.28 5.12
EPS without NRI ($) 5.28 5.12
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
15.00%
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