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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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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.28
PAY's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
52% of the 2028 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.77 vs. PAY: 0.28 )
PAY' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.05   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.28

Equity to Asset 0.38
PAY's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
50% of the 2015 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. PAY: 0.38 )
PAY' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.55   Max: 0.52
Current: 0.38

-0.55
0.52
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 2.01
M-Score: -2.81
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 0.31
PAY's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 2032 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. PAY: 0.31 )
PAY' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -34.26   Max: 18.64
Current: 0.31

-34.26
18.64
Net-margin (%) -2.04
PAY's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 2032 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.53 vs. PAY: -2.04 )
PAY' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -46.13   Max: 21.66
Current: -2.04

-46.13
21.66
ROE (%) -3.51
PAY's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 2017 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 7.89 vs. PAY: -3.51 )
PAY' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -147.04   Max: 95.01
Current: -3.51

-147.04
95.01
ROA (%) -1.34
PAY's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 2047 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.77 vs. PAY: -1.34 )
PAY' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -32.38   Max: 16.67
Current: -1.34

-32.38
16.67
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 2.44
PAY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 2046 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 12.49 vs. PAY: 2.44 )
PAY' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -190.27   Max: 230.24
Current: 2.44

-190.27
230.24
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 7.50
PAY's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1804 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. PAY: 7.50 )
PAY' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -43.5   Max: 19.1
Current: 7.5

-43.5
19.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 4.20
PAY's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1586 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. PAY: 4.20 )
PAY' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -9.4   Max: 18.6
Current: 4.2

-9.4
18.6
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

PAY Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Larry Robbins 1,903,347 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 271,510 sh (New)
David Dreman 1,630 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 88,700 sh (New)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 5,523,448 sh (+1.2%)
Richard Snow 2,674,755 sh (+0.79%)
Jim Simons 461,619 sh (-32.07%)
Steven Cohen 645,776 sh (-40.36%)
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Q1 2014

PAY Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 8,756 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 613,715 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 1,150,502 sh (+323.74%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 5,788,413 sh (+4.8%)
David Dreman Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Larry Robbins Sold Out
Richard Snow 1,157,866 sh (-56.71%)
Jim Simons 89,973 sh (-80.51%)
Steven Cohen 16,917 sh (-97.38%)
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Q2 2014

PAY Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 212,785 sh (+2330.16%)
Jim Simons 409,719 sh (+355.38%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 6,502,689 sh (+12.34%)
Steven Cohen 140,400 sh (unchged)
NWQ Managers 1,104,562 sh (-3.99%)
Pioneer Investments 544,649 sh (-11.25%)
Richard Snow 41,870 sh (-96.38%)
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Q3 2014

PAY Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Columbia Wanger 590,000 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 27,979 sh (New)
Jim Simons 470,719 sh (+14.89%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Richard Snow Sold Out
Steven Cohen 133,900 sh (-4.63%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 6,113,244 sh (-5.99%)
NWQ Managers 999,629 sh (-9.5%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with PAY

(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
Richard Snow 2014-09-30 Sold Out 0.05%$32.81 - $37.53 $ 37.226%0
Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 New Buy0.01%$32.81 - $37.53 $ 37.226%27979
Richard Snow 2014-06-30 Reduce -96.38%1.45%$31.21 - $37.19 $ 37.229%41870
Richard Snow 2014-03-31 Reduce -56.71%1.64%$25.45 - $34.85 $ 37.2226%1157866
NWQ Managers 2014-03-31 Add 323.74%0.26%$25.45 - $34.85 $ 37.2226%1150502
David Dreman 2014-03-31 Sold Out $25.45 - $34.85 $ 37.2226%0
NWQ Managers 2013-12-31 New Buy0.06%$21.7 - $25.92 $ 37.2256%271510
David Dreman 2013-12-31 New Buy$21.7 - $25.92 $ 37.2256%1630
Richard Snow 2013-06-30 Add 66.45%0.84%$15.75 - $23.72 $ 37.2282%2737650
Richard Snow 2013-03-31 New Buy1.6%$18.24 - $35.94 $ 37.2235%1644775
Leon Cooperman 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.69%$18.24 - $35.94 $ 37.2235%0
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.05%$18.24 - $35.94 $ 37.2235%0
Michael Price 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.76%$27.86 - $33.41 $ 37.2222%0
Leon Cooperman 2012-12-31 New Buy0.69%$27.86 - $33.41 $ 37.2222%1258273
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 New Buy0.05%$27.86 - $33.41 $ 37.2222%27412
Ken Fisher 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.03%$27.86 - $33.41 $ 37.2222%0
Meridian Funds 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.88%$27.84 - $38.8 $ 37.2210%0
Michael Price 2012-06-30 Add 51.02%0.3%$30.33 - $54.84 $ 37.22-14%185000
Meridian Funds 2012-06-30 Add 40.59%0.25%$30.33 - $54.84 $ 37.22-14%796685
Ken Fisher 2012-06-30 New Buy0.04%$30.33 - $54.84 $ 37.22-14%376550
Michael Price 2012-03-31 Reduce -59.84%1.08%$36.46 - $52.06 $ 37.22-12%122500
Meridian Funds 2012-03-31 New Buy0.87%$36.46 - $52.06 $ 37.22-12%566665
Michael Price 2011-09-30 Add 18.52%0.31%$31.66 - $45.87 $ 37.22-3%320000
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0224%$31.66 - $45.87 $ 37.22-3%0
George Soros 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0053%$31.66 - $45.87 $ 37.22-3%0
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Ratios

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history
P/B 4.07
PAY's P/B is ranked higher than
51% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. PAY: 4.07 )
PAY' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.33   Max: 68.64
Current: 4.07

1.33
68.64
P/S 2.22
PAY's P/S is ranked higher than
54% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. PAY: 2.22 )
PAY' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 4.55
Current: 2.22

0.32
4.55
PFCF 36.49
PAY's PFCF is ranked higher than
74% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 41.27 vs. PAY: 36.49 )
PAY' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.68   Max: 229.69
Current: 36.49

5.68
229.69
EV-to-EBIT 831.69
PAY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
56% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 16.88 vs. PAY: 831.69 )
PAY' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -341.1   Max: 3742.4
Current: 831.69

-341.1
3742.4
Current Ratio 1.60
PAY's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
58% of the 2037 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. PAY: 1.60 )
PAY' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.94   Max: 2.93
Current: 1.6

0.94
2.93
Quick Ratio 1.34
PAY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 2037 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. PAY: 1.34 )
PAY' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.64   Max: 2.5
Current: 1.34

0.64
2.5

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.58
PAY's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
80% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.06 vs. PAY: 1.58 )
PAY' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.03   Max: 3.49
Current: 1.58

1.03
3.49
Price/Median PS Value 1.05
PAY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
81% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. PAY: 1.05 )
PAY' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.49   Max: 2.14
Current: 1.05

0.49
2.14
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.10
PAY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
53% of the 2035 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. PAY: 0.10 )
PAY' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 6.2
Current: 0.1

0.1
6.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 2.87
PAY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1222 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 7.66 vs. PAY: 2.87 )
PAY' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 1.7   Max: 17.9
Current: 2.87

1.7
17.9

Business Description

Industry: Industrial Products » Business Equipment
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VeriFone Systems Inc was incorporated in the state of Delaware on June 13, 2002 in order to acquire VeriFone, Inc. on July 1, 2002. VeriFone, Inc. was incorporated in 1981 and became its operating subsidiary on July 1, 2002. Effective May 18, 2010, it changed its corporate name from VeriFone Holdings, Inc. to VeriFone Systems, Inc. The Company of payment solutions that enable secure electronic payment transactions and value-added services at the point of sale. The Company designs, markets, and services electronic payment solutions that enable secure electronic payments among consumers, merchants, and financial institutions. It provides expertise, solutions and services that add value to the point of sale with merchant-operated, consumer-facing, and self-service payment systems for the financial, retail, hospitality, petroleum, transportation, government, and healthcare vertical markets. The Companys system solutions consist of point of sale electronic payment devices that run its proprietary and third-party operating systems, security and encryption software, and certified payment software as well as other third-party value-added applications. It designs its system solutions to meet the demanding requirements of its direct and indirect customers. The Company operates in two business segments: North America and International. North America, consisting of the United States and Canada, and International, consisting of all other countries in which the Company makes sales outside of the United States and Canada. The Company competes globally with suppliers, manufacturers, or distributors of electronic payment systems and services as well as suppliers of cash registers that provide built-in electronic payment capabilities and producers of software that facilitates electronic payments over the internet. The Companys competitors in these markets for POS terminals and services include Ingenico S.A., First Data Corporation, Heartland Payment Systems, PAX Technology, Ltd., SZZT Electronics Co. Ltd., Equinox Payments, CyberNet Inc., and Spire Payments Ltd.

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