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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
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
PDII's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
99% of the 997 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. PDII: No Debt )
PDII' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 58   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.49
PDII's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
66% of the 984 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. PDII: 0.49 )
PDII' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.09   Max: 0.81
Current: 0.49

-0.09
0.81
Interest Coverage No Debt
PDII's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
94% of the 694 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.89 vs. PDII: No Debt )
PDII' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9999.99   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 1.13
M-Score: -2.33
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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history
Operating margin (%) -2.84
PDII's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 988 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.02 vs. PDII: -2.84 )
PDII' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -47.81   Max: 9.81
Current: -2.84

-47.81
9.81
Net-margin (%) -3.03
PDII's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 988 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.36 vs. PDII: -3.03 )
PDII' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -39.54   Max: 9.4
Current: -3.03

-39.54
9.4
ROE (%) -14.06
PDII's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 955 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.74 vs. PDII: -14.06 )
PDII' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -71.64   Max: 19.96
Current: -14.06

-71.64
19.96
ROA (%) -6.61
PDII's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1003 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.07 vs. PDII: -6.61 )
PDII' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -33.87   Max: 13.59
Current: -6.61

-33.87
13.59
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -153.35
PDII's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 998 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 33.29 vs. PDII: -153.35 )
PDII' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -1149.49   Max: 480
Current: -153.35

-1149.49
480
Revenue Growth (%) 0.50
PDII's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 847 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. PDII: 0.50 )
PDII' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -30   Max: 74.1
Current: 0.5

-30
74.1
EBITDA Growth (%) 5.90
PDII's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 689 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. PDII: 5.90 )
PDII' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -63.3   Max: 120.8
Current: 5.9

-63.3
120.8
EPS Growth (%) -14.70
PDII's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 641 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. PDII: -14.70 )
PDII' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -52.5   Max: 44.9
Current: -14.7

-52.5
44.9
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

PDII Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 529,500 sh (+0.4%)
Charles Brandes Sold Out
Chuck Royce 885,122 sh (-20.31%)
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Q4 2013

PDII Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 530,900 sh (+0.26%)
Chuck Royce 885,122 sh (unchged)
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Q1 2014

PDII Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Chuck Royce 885,122 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 525,700 sh (-0.98%)
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Q2 2014

PDII Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 530,900 sh (+0.99%)
Chuck Royce 810,622 sh (-8.42%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with PDII

(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
Charles Brandes 2013-09-30 Sold Out $4.3 - $5.25 $ 2.99-38%0
Charles Brandes 2013-06-30 New Buy$4.04 - $5.74 $ 2.99-34%10800
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The third quarter portfolio of Brandes Investment, managed by Guru Charles Brandes, shows 42 reductions and sellouts combined. The recent Brandes’s portfolio lists 172 stocks, 27 of them new, and a total value at $7.76 billion. The quarter-over-quarter turnover is 5%. The portfolio is weighted with financial services at 20.8%, technology at 19.7% and communication services at 16.6%. Charles Brandes is averaging a return of 9.29% over 12 months. In 2012, he returned 18.54% against the S&P 500’s 15.4%. Read more...

Ratios

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P/B 1.57
PDII's P/B is ranked higher than
78% of the 1095 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. PDII: 1.57 )
PDII' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 3.36
Current: 1.57

0.41
3.36
P/S 0.33
PDII's P/S is ranked higher than
92% of the 1095 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. PDII: 0.33 )
PDII' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 1.38
Current: 0.33

0.33
1.38
EV-to-EBIT -0.80
PDII's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
63% of the 1095 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.92 vs. PDII: -0.80 )
PDII' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.5   Max: 83
Current: -0.8

3.5
83
Current Ratio 2.08
PDII's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 650 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. PDII: 2.08 )
PDII' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.88   Max: 6.06
Current: 2.08

0.88
6.06
Quick Ratio 2.08
PDII's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 650 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. PDII: 2.08 )
PDII' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.88   Max: 6.06
Current: 2.08

0.88
6.06

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 8.08
PDII's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
96% of the 1095 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. PDII: 8.08 )
PDII' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 0.87   Max: 30.83
Current: 8.08

0.87
30.83
Price/Net Current Asset Value 3.36
PDII's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 1095 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. PDII: 3.36 )
PDII' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 22.93
Current: 3.36

0.77
22.93
Price/Tangible Book 1.71
PDII's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
85% of the 1095 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.75 vs. PDII: 1.71 )
PDII' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 10.52
Current: 1.71

0.46
10.52
Price/Median PS Value 0.44
PDII's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
97% of the 1095 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. PDII: 0.44 )
PDII' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 4.7
Current: 0.44

0.17
4.7
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 53.90
PDII's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
99% of the 908 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. PDII: 53.90 )
PDII' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.2   Max: 28.9
Current: 53.9

1.2
28.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -27.79
PDII's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
56% of the 765 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. PDII: -27.79 )
PDII' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -0.9   Max: 4.5
Current: -27.79

-0.9
4.5

Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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Traded in other countries:PF4.Germany
PDI, Inc. is incorporated in the state of Delaware, USA. The Company provides outsourced commercial services to pharmaceuticals, biotechnology and healthcare companies in the United States. The Company also provides marketing research and physician interaction programs. The Company services offer customers a range of promotional options for the commercialization of its products throughout lifecycles, from development through maturity. The Company has three segments: Sales services segment, Marketing services segment and Product commercialization segment. Sales services segment includes the Company's Performance and Select Access teams. This segment uses teams to deliver services to a wide base; they have similar long-term average gross margins, contract terms, types of customers and regulatory environments. One segment manager oversees the operations of all of these units and regularly discusses the results of operations, forecasts and activities of this segment with the chief operating decision maker. Marketing services segment includes the company's marketing research and medical education and communication services. This segment is project driven; the units comprising it have a large number of smaller contracts, share similar gross margins, have similar customers, and have low barriers to entry for competition. There are many discrete offerings within this segment, including: accredited continuing medical education (CME), content development for CME, promotional medical education, marketing research and communications. Product commercialization segment includes revenues and expenses associated with the company's licensing and co-promotion of pharmaceutical products. The Company is subject to extensive federal, state and local government regulations.
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Six Sells in Review - The Charles Brandes Third Quarter Update Nov 14 2013 
Six Royce Reductions in Third Quarter Oct 09 2013 
PDI Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 04 2010 
PDI Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) May 06 2010 
PDI Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 05 2009 
PDI Inc. (PDII) CEO Nancy Lurker buys 9,960 Shares Aug 18 2009 
PDI Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) May 08 2009 
Weekly highlight of CFO buys: W.R. Grace & Co. (GRA), PDI Inc. (PDII), Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN) Dec 07 2008 

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