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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 lower than
74% of the 1686 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. PAY: 0.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
PAY' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.39 Max: N/A
Current: 0.28
Equity to Asset 0.37
PAY's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
75% of the 1527 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. PAY: 0.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
PAY' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.55  Med: 0.31 Max: 0.52
Current: 0.37
-0.55
0.52
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 2.09
M-Score: -2.79
WACC vs ROIC
12.11%
4.48%
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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 4.06
PAY's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 1675 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.63 vs. PAY: 4.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
PAY' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -34.26  Med: 4.74 Max: 18.64
Current: 4.06
-34.26
18.64
Net-margin (%) 1.72
PAY's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 1675 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.09 vs. PAY: 1.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
PAY' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -46.13  Med: -0.99 Max: 21.66
Current: 1.72
-46.13
21.66
ROE (%) 3.30
PAY's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 1648 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 6.83 vs. PAY: 3.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
PAY' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -147.04  Med: -3.55 Max: 95.01
Current: 3.3
-147.04
95.01
ROA (%) 1.25
PAY's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 1695 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.34 vs. PAY: 1.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
PAY' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -32.38  Med: 0.10 Max: 16.67
Current: 1.25
-32.38
16.67
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 30.81
PAY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1684 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 10.88 vs. PAY: 30.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
PAY' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -194.61  Med: 64.70 Max: 254.33
Current: 30.81
-194.61
254.33
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 7.50
PAY's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1378 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. PAY: 7.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PAY' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -43.5  Med: 7.50 Max: 19.1
Current: 7.5
-43.5
19.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 4.20
PAY's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 1194 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. PAY: 4.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PAY' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -9.4  Med: 12.80 Max: 18.6
Current: 4.2
-9.4
18.6
» PAY's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

PAY Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Joel Greenblatt 27,979 sh (New)
Columbia Wanger 590,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 470,719 sh (+14.89%)
Paul Tudor Jones 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 (-9.50%)
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Q4 2014

PAY Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 784,119 sh (+66.58%)
Columbia Wanger 943,700 sh (+59.95%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 5,846,715 sh (-4.36%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 5,838,335 sh (-4.50%)
NWQ Managers 650,686 sh (-34.91%)
Joel Greenblatt 6,941 sh (-75.19%)
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Q1 2015

PAY Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Steven Cohen 395,100 sh (New)
Columbia Wanger 1,376,700 sh (+45.88%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 5,762,506 sh (-1.30%)
NWQ Managers 576,629 sh (-11.38%)
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Q2 2015

PAY Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 11,511,336 sh (+99.76%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 115.55
PAY's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
90% of the 1302 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 19.50 vs. PAY: 115.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
PAY' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 12.81  Med: 40.13 Max: 151.23
Current: 115.55
12.81
151.23
Forward P/E 14.56
PAY's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
58% of the 572 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 15.97 vs. PAY: 14.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 111.50
PAY's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
89% of the 1305 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 19.40 vs. PAY: 111.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
PAY' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 12.83  Med: 40.43 Max: 156.27
Current: 111.5
12.83
156.27
P/B 4.07
PAY's P/B is ranked lower than
79% of the 1619 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. PAY: 4.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
PAY' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.33  Med: 4.62 Max: 68.64
Current: 4.07
1.33
68.64
P/S 1.89
PAY's P/S is ranked lower than
71% of the 1668 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. PAY: 1.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
PAY' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.32  Med: 2.11 Max: 4.55
Current: 1.89
0.32
4.55
PFCF 32.30
PAY's PFCF is ranked lower than
65% of the 798 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 21.67 vs. PAY: 32.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
PAY' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.68  Med: 31.11 Max: 229.69
Current: 32.3
5.68
229.69
POCF 17.90
PAY's POCF is ranked lower than
55% of the 1094 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 15.03 vs. PAY: 17.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
PAY' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 5.04  Med: 20.33 Max: 1008
Current: 17.9
5.04
1008
EV-to-EBIT 55.92
PAY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
85% of the 1343 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 14.46 vs. PAY: 55.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
PAY' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -341.1  Med: 26.20 Max: 3742.4
Current: 55.92
-341.1
3742.4
Shiller P/E 96.66
PAY's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
90% of the 827 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 22.73 vs. PAY: 96.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
PAY' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 92.32  Med: 104.43 Max: 112.26
Current: 96.66
92.32
112.26
Current Ratio 1.63
PAY's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
59% of the 1548 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. PAY: 1.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
PAY' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.94  Med: 1.97 Max: 3.08
Current: 1.63
0.94
3.08
Quick Ratio 1.37
PAY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
54% of the 1548 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. PAY: 1.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
PAY' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.64  Med: 1.58 Max: 2.73
Current: 1.37
0.64
2.73
Days Inventory 38.83
PAY's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
85% of the 1647 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 92.58 vs. PAY: 38.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
PAY' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 37.05  Med: 57.43 Max: 85.73
Current: 38.83
37.05
85.73
Days Sales Outstanding 61.69
PAY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
65% of the 1357 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 77.03 vs. PAY: 61.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
PAY' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 48.47  Med: 69.88 Max: 82.42
Current: 61.69
48.47
82.42

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.53
PAY's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
61% of the 858 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. PAY: 1.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
PAY' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.84  Med: 2.16 Max: 4.86
Current: 1.53
0.84
4.86
Price/Median PS Value 0.90
PAY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
78% of the 1557 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. PAY: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
PAY' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.19  Med: 0.99 Max: 2.15
Current: 0.9
0.19
2.15
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 1.76
PAY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 1661 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. PAY: 1.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
PAY' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 0.1  Med: 2.95 Max: 6.2
Current: 1.76
0.1
6.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 4.15
PAY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 805 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.47 vs. PAY: 4.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
PAY' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: 1.7  Med: 4.00 Max: 9.3
Current: 4.15
1.7
9.3

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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