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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

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.27
NAS:PERI's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
86% of the 1925 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.46 vs. NAS:PERI: 0.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NAS:PERI' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: No Debt Max: 11400.5
Current: 0.27
0.18
11400.5
Equity to Asset 0.57
NAS:PERI's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
55% of the 1823 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. NAS:PERI: 0.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NAS:PERI' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.11  Med: 0.65 Max: 0.77
Current: 0.57
-0.11
0.77
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 0.86
M-Score: -1.50
WACC vs ROIC
6.15%
8.12%
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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -7.90
NAS:PERI's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 1874 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.72 vs. NAS:PERI: -7.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NAS:PERI' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29.88  Med: 13.52 Max: 71.28
Current: -7.9
-29.88
71.28
Net-margin (%) -5.71
NAS:PERI's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 1874 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.09 vs. NAS:PERI: -5.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NAS:PERI' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.07  Med: 13.5 Max: 29.46
Current: -5.71
-31.07
29.46
ROE (%) -8.37
NAS:PERI's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.66 vs. NAS:PERI: -8.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NAS:PERI' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -30.8  Med: 20.55 Max: 88.4
Current: -8.37
-30.8
88.4
ROA (%) -4.44
NAS:PERI's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 1929 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.83 vs. NAS:PERI: -4.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NAS:PERI' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.2  Med: 12.59 Max: 37.11
Current: -4.44
-17.2
37.11
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -53.74
NAS:PERI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 1892 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 21.43 vs. NAS:PERI: -53.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NAS:PERI' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -190.17  Med: 603.33 Max: 4582.27
Current: -53.74
-190.17
4582.27
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -18.90
NAS:PERI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 1456 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 vs. NAS:PERI: -18.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:PERI' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 22.7 Max: 75.2
Current: -18.9
0
75.2
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2017-08-18)


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

PERI Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 1,117,000 sh (+15.06%)
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Q1 2016

PERI Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 1,097,738 sh (-1.72%)
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Q2 2016

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Jim Simons 1,294,100 sh (+17.89%)
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Q3 2016

PERI Guru Trades in Q3 2016

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Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application    NAICS: 541519    SIC: 7371
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Traded in other countries:IW2.Germany, PERI.Israel,
Perion Network Ltd is a digital media company that provides products and services to consumers, focusing on second wave adopters. The Company's products include; IncrediMail, Smilebox and Sweet IM.

Perion Network Ltd was incorporated in the State of Israel in November 1999 under the name Verticon Ltd. and changed its name to Incredimail Ltd. in November 2000. In November 2011, the Company changed its name to Perion Network Ltd. The Company completed its initial public offering in the United States on February 3, 2006. The Company is a digital media company that provides products and services to consumers, focusing on second wave adopters. The Company's provides customized and entertaining email software products, software for sharing digital photo creations, instant messaging enhancement software and a variety of free, fun, easy-to-use and safe application and downloadable expression content. The Company's products include primarily: IncrediMail, a communication client; Smilebox, a photo sharing and social expression product and service; and Sweet IM, an instant messaging application. IncrediMail is a unified messaging application that enables consumers to manage multiple email accounts and Facebook messages in one place with an easy-to-use interface and extensive personalization features, and is available in over 100 countries in 8 languages. Smilebox is a photo sharing and social expression product and service that quickly turn life's moments into digital keepsakes for sharing and connecting with friends and family in a fun and personal way. SweetIM is an instant messaging application, enabling consumers to personalize their everyday communications with free, fun and easy-to-use content. All of its products were initially offered for use on desktop computers. The Company's Competitors includes Google, Microsoft, Yahoo, Ask, Interactive Corporation, AOL, Blucora, AVG Technologies and others. The Company is subject to a number of U.S. federal and state and foreign laws and regulations that affect companies conducting business on the Internet and also subject to U.S. federal and state laws regarding copyright infringement, privacy and protection of user data, many of which are subject to regulation by the Federal Trade Commission.

Ratios

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Forward P/E 3.77
PERI's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
98% of the 296 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 20.75 vs. PERI: 3.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 0.45
PERI's P/B is ranked higher than
95% of the 1859 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.78 vs. PERI: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
PERI' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 1.99 Max: 16.76
Current: 0.45
0.36
16.76
P/S 0.33
PERI's P/S is ranked higher than
94% of the 1866 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. PERI: 0.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
PERI' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 1.67 Max: 6.84
Current: 0.33
0.25
6.84
PFCF 29.52
PERI's PFCF is ranked lower than
57% of the 702 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 25.00 vs. PERI: 29.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
PERI' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.6  Med: 8.25 Max: 140.89
Current: 29.52
2.6
140.89
POCF 9.03
PERI's POCF is ranked higher than
81% of the 886 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 16.86 vs. PERI: 9.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
PERI' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.38  Med: 7.48 Max: 114.35
Current: 9.03
2.38
114.35
EV-to-EBIT -7.07
PERI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 1231 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 17.27 vs. PERI: -7.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
PERI' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.7  Med: 5.3 Max: 32.1
Current: -7.07
-23.7
32.1
EV-to-EBITDA 52.68
PERI's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
85% of the 1335 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 13.23 vs. PERI: 52.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
PERI' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.7  Med: 5.3 Max: 54.8
Current: 52.68
-23.7
54.8
Shiller P/E 3.20
PERI's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
97% of the 289 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 36.25 vs. PERI: 3.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
PERI' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.53  Med: 6.33 Max: 22.65
Current: 3.2
2.53
22.65
Current Ratio 1.25
PERI's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
74% of the 1848 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. PERI: 1.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
PERI' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 2.94 Max: 5.58
Current: 1.25
0.06
5.58
Quick Ratio 1.25
PERI's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
70% of the 1848 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.82 vs. PERI: 1.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
PERI' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 2.94 Max: 5.58
Current: 1.25
0.06
5.58
Days Sales Outstanding 62.09
PERI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
55% of the 1495 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 67.08 vs. PERI: 62.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
PERI' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 28.93  Med: 36.56 Max: 110.12
Current: 62.09
28.93
110.12
Days Payable 65.48
PERI's Days Payable is ranked higher than
65% of the 1331 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 43.28 vs. PERI: 65.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
PERI' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 25.47  Med: 288.14 Max: 667.19
Current: 65.48
25.47
667.19

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -84.60
PERI's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
95% of the 1152 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: -2.50 vs. PERI: -84.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
PERI' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -91.1  Med: -8.2 Max: 0
Current: -84.6
-91.1
0

Valuation & Return

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Price/Projected FCF 0.22
PERI's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
99% of the 805 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. PERI: 0.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
PERI' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.21  Med: 0.97 Max: 3.59
Current: 0.22
0.21
3.59
Price/Median PS Value 0.19
PERI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 1534 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. PERI: 0.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
PERI' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.94 Max: 3.92
Current: 0.19
0.18
3.92
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -14.17
PERI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 1940 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. PERI: -14.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
PERI' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.6  Med: 16.1 Max: 1111.1
Current: -14.17
-14.6
1111.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 88.49
PERI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 748 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 10.33 vs. PERI: 88.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
PERI' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14  Med: 33.6 Max: 88.49
Current: 88.49
-14
88.49

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $295.9
EPS (TTM) $ -0.21
Beta0.84
Short Percentage of Float1.03%
52-Week Range $0.94 - 3.94
Shares Outstanding (Mil)77.57

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 303 307
EPS ($) 0.38 0.31
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.38 0.31
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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