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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
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.02
POM's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
54% of the 792 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.23 vs. POM: 0.02 )
POM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: 1
Current: 0.02

0
1
Equity to Asset 0.29
POM's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
63% of the 791 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.34 vs. POM: 0.29 )
POM' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 0.36
Current: 0.29

0.23
0.36
Interest Coverage 2.45
POM's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
63% of the 489 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.38 vs. POM: 2.45 )
POM' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.16   Max: 4.23
Current: 2.45

1.16
4.23
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 0.77
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 (%) 14.32
POM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 801 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 12.87 vs. POM: 14.32 )
POM' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 5.95   Max: 29.94
Current: 14.32

5.95
29.94
Net-margin (%) -4.54
POM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 801 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. POM: -4.54 )
POM' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -4.54   Max: 11.79
Current: -4.54

-4.54
11.79
ROE (%) -4.91
POM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 793 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 8.22 vs. POM: -4.91 )
POM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -4.91   Max: 17.74
Current: -4.91

-4.91
17.74
ROA (%) -1.43
POM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 807 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.86 vs. POM: -1.43 )
POM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -1.43   Max: 4.93
Current: -1.43

-1.43
4.93
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 6.83
POM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 801 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 7.96 vs. POM: 6.83 )
POM' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 4.94   Max: 32.89
Current: 6.83

4.94
32.89
Revenue Growth (%) -15.50
POM's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 702 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. POM: -15.50 )
POM' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -20.5   Max: 23.3
Current: -15.5

-20.5
23.3
EBITDA Growth (%) 8.00
POM's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 679 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. POM: 8.00 )
POM' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -17.2   Max: 38.4
Current: 8

-17.2
38.4
EPS Growth (%) -10.10
POM's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 609 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. POM: -10.10 )
POM' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -41.6   Max: 38.6
Current: -10.1

-41.6
38.6
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

POM Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 12,800 sh (New)
Columbia Wanger 2,350,000 sh (unchged)
Robert Bruce 60,900 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
John Hussman 1,000 sh (-98.18%)
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Q3 2013

POM Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Steven Cohen 23,217 sh (New)
Jim Simons 127,800 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 28,000 sh (+118.75%)
John Hussman 1,000 sh (unchged)
Columbia Wanger 2,350,000 sh (unchged)
Robert Bruce 60,900 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2013

POM Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 42,446 sh (+51.59%)
Jim Simons 154,800 sh (+21.13%)
John Hussman 1,000 sh (unchged)
Robert Bruce 60,900 sh (unchged)
Columbia Wanger Sold Out
Steven Cohen 17,610 sh (-24.15%)
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Q1 2014

POM Guru Trades in Q1 2014

HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,182,400 sh (New)
Robert Bruce 60,900 sh (unchged)
John Hussman 1,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Steven Cohen 12,311 sh (-30.09%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with POM

(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
John Hussman 2013-06-30 Reduce -98.18%0.04%$19.42 - $22.6 $ 27.1627%1000
John Hussman 2011-12-31 Reduce -59.56%0.02%$18.24 - $20.54 $ 27.1640%55000
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 23.10
POM's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
72% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 20.60 vs. POM: 23.10 )
POM' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 8.74   Max: 130.83
Current: 23.1

8.74
130.83
P/B 1.60
POM's P/B is ranked higher than
74% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. POM: 1.60 )
POM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 1.69
Current: 1.6

0.58
1.69
P/S 1.40
POM's P/S is ranked higher than
76% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. POM: 1.40 )
POM' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 1.44
Current: 1.4

0.2
1.44
EV-to-EBIT 17.95
POM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
76% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 17.54 vs. POM: 17.95 )
POM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 10.4   Max: 19.3
Current: 17.95

10.4
19.3
PEG 9.70
POM's PEG is ranked higher than
73% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 14.00 vs. POM: 9.70 )
POM' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 1.69   Max: 144.71
Current: 9.7

1.69
144.71
Shiller P/E 38.80
POM's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
75% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 26.33 vs. POM: 38.80 )
POM' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 6.52   Max: 39.71
Current: 38.8

6.52
39.71
Current Ratio 0.77
POM's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
63% of the 802 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. POM: 0.77 )
POM' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 1.34
Current: 0.77

0.5
1.34
Quick Ratio 0.69
POM's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 802 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. POM: 0.69 )
POM' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 1.32
Current: 0.69

0.38
1.32

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 3.90
POM's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
70% of the 718 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.14 vs. POM: 3.90 )
POM' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 3.4   Max: 10.42
Current: 3.9

3.4
10.42
Dividend Payout 0.91
POM's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
80% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. POM: 0.91 )
POM' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 13.83
Current: 0.91

0.27
13.83
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.90
POM's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
61% of the 703 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. POM: 3.90 )
POM' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 3.4   Max: 10.42
Current: 3.9

3.4
10.42
Share Buyback Rate -3.20
POM's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
71% of the 548 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: -1.70 vs. POM: -3.20 )
POM' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 4.3   Max: -17.6
Current: -3.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 2.30
POM's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
70% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. POM: 2.30 )
POM' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.06   Max: 2.61
Current: 2.3

1.06
2.61
Price/Median PS Value 2.50
POM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
56% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. POM: 2.50 )
POM' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.44   Max: 2.94
Current: 2.5

0.44
2.94
Price/Graham Number 1.60
POM's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
72% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. POM: 1.60 )
POM' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.55   Max: 1.67
Current: 1.6

0.55
1.67
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.60
POM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
71% of the 761 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. POM: 5.60 )
POM' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 5.2   Max: 9.6
Current: 5.6

5.2
9.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -6.89
POM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
60% of the 688 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.58 vs. POM: -6.89 )
POM' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -15   Max: 12.8
Current: -6.89

-15
12.8

Business Description

Industry: Utilities - Regulated » Utilities - Regulated Electric
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Traded in other countries:PPJ.Germany
Pepco Holdings, Inc. was incorporated in Delaware in 2001, for the purpose of effecting the acquisition of Conectiv by Potomac Electric Power Company. Pepco Holdings, Inc. is a public utility holding Company that, through its operating subsidiaries, is engaged primarily in two principal business operations: electricity and natural gas delivery, and competitive energy generation, marketing and supply. Pepco is engaged in the transmission and distribution of electricity in Washington, D.C. and major portions of Prince George's and Montgomery Counties in suburban Maryland. Pepco was incorporated in Washington, D.C. in 1896 and became a domestic Virginia corporation in 1949. PHI, through its subsidiaries, is subject to regulation by various federal, regional, state, and local authorities with respect to the environmental effects of its operations, including air and water quality control, solid and hazardous waste disposal, and limitations on land use. Pepco Energy Services sells retail electricity and natural gas and provides integrated energy management services, primarily in the mid-Atlantic region, and its subsidiaries own and operate generation plants located in PJM. Pepco Energy Services also provides high voltage construction and maintenance services to utilities and other customers throughout the United States and low voltage electric and telecommunication construction and maintenance services primarily in the Washington, D.C. area. PHI's business strategy is to remain a regional diversified energy delivery utility and competitive energy services Company focused on value creation and operational excellence. This strategy has three primary components: Achieving growing earnings in the Power Delivery business by focusing on infrastructure investments and constructive regulatory outcomes, while maintaining a high level of operational excellence. Supplementing PHI's utility earnings growth through competitive energy businesses that focus primarily on serving the competitive wholesale and retail markets in PJM.
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