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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 : 6/10

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Cash to Debt No Debt
NXZ's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
67% of the 1394 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. NXZ: No Debt )
NXZ' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: No Debt   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.69
NXZ's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
54% of the 1541 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.81 vs. NXZ: 0.69 )
NXZ' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 0.69
Current: 0.69

0.66
0.69
Interest Coverage 41.63
NXZ's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
50% of the 1287 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 2003.83 vs. NXZ: 41.63 )
NXZ' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 18.28   Max: 41.63
Current: 41.63

18.28
41.63
Z-Score: 1.12
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 : 5/10

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Operating margin (%) 80.36
NXZ's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1589 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 51.71 vs. NXZ: 80.36 )
NXZ' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 79.82   Max: 84.23
Current: 80.36

79.82
84.23
Net-margin (%) -22.81
NXZ's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 1591 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 46.96 vs. NXZ: -22.81 )
NXZ' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -66   Max: 246.88
Current: -22.81

-66
246.88
ROE (%) -1.62
NXZ's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1620 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 7.97 vs. NXZ: -1.62 )
NXZ' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -4.67   Max: 17.87
Current: -1.62

-4.67
17.87
ROA (%) -1.09
NXZ's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1639 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. NXZ: -1.09 )
NXZ' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -3.14   Max: 12.01
Current: -1.09

-3.14
12.01
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NXZ Guru Trades in Q4 2013

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NXZ Guru Trades in Q1 2014

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NXZ Guru Trades in Q2 2014

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Q3 2014

NXZ Guru Trades in Q3 2014

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Ratios

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P/S 12.88
NXZ's P/S is ranked higher than
62% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 8.76 vs. NXZ: 12.88 )
NXZ' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 11.29   Max: 13.01
Current: 12.88

11.29
13.01
EV-to-EBIT 16.19
NXZ's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
74% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 23.05 vs. NXZ: 16.19 )
NXZ' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 16.19

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 5.93
NXZ's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
75% of the 1249 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.59 vs. NXZ: 5.93 )
NXZ' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 5.73   Max: 6.6
Current: 5.93

5.73
6.6
Yield on cost (5-Year) 5.90
NXZ's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1263 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.16 vs. NXZ: 5.90 )
NXZ' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 5.73   Max: 6.6
Current: 5.9

5.73
6.6

Valuation & Return

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Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.20
NXZ's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1571 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. NXZ: 6.20 )
NXZ' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0   Max: 7.2
Current: 6.2

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7.2

Business Description

Industry: Asset Management » Asset Management
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Nuveen Dividend Advantage Muni Fund 2 invests in municipal securities that are exempt from federal income taxes. The Company's investment objective is to provide current income exempt from regular federal income tax and to enhance portfolio value.
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