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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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 5.87
PWRD's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
57% of the 1714 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 17.11 vs. PWRD: 5.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.36  Med: 5005.43 Max: No Debt
Current: 5.87
Equity to Asset 0.68
PWRD's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
61% of the 1511 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. PWRD: 0.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.34  Med: 0.69 Max: 0.84
Current: 0.68
0.34
0.84
Interest Coverage 27.09
PWRD's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
76% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. PWRD: 27.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 25.88  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: 27.09
25.88
9999.99
WACC vs ROIC
5.42%
13.73%
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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 7.82
PWRD's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1686 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 5.08 vs. PWRD: 7.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -27.62  Med: 27.37 Max: 50.83
Current: 7.82
-27.62
50.83
Net-margin (%) 17.09
PWRD's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1686 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 3.22 vs. PWRD: 17.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -28.11  Med: 26.25 Max: 52.52
Current: 17.09
-28.11
52.52
ROE (%) 16.68
PWRD's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1646 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 6.12 vs. PWRD: 16.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
PWRD' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -247.15  Med: 28.70 Max: 52.43
Current: 16.68
-247.15
52.43
ROA (%) 11.46
PWRD's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1724 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 3.09 vs. PWRD: 11.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
PWRD' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -41.64  Med: 20.48 Max: 40.54
Current: 11.46
-41.64
40.54
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 45.82
PWRD's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1699 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 22.78 vs. PWRD: 45.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
PWRD' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -525  Med: 83.79 Max: 597.38
Current: 45.82
-525
597.38
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 10.10
PWRD's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 vs. PWRD: 10.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: 10.10 Max: 138.6
Current: 10.1
0
138.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -14.00
PWRD's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 1025 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. PWRD: -14.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PWRD' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: -14.00 Max: 33.3
Current: -14
0
33.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -20.90
PWRD's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 938 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. PWRD: -20.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PWRD' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: -20.90 Max: 24
Current: -20.9
0
24
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

PWRD Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Ron Baron 540,000 sh (+30.12%)
Jim Simons 38,200 sh (-51.34%)
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Q3 2014

PWRD Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Steven Cohen 5,900 sh (New)
John Burbank 69,300 sh (New)
Ron Baron 620,500 sh (+14.91%)
Jim Simons 20,700 sh (-45.81%)
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Q4 2014

PWRD Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Ron Baron 750,000 sh (+20.87%)
John Burbank Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q1 2015

PWRD Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Ron Baron 730,000 sh (-2.67%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 14.67
PWRD's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1110 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 25.60 vs. PWRD: 14.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
PWRD' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.62  Med: 11.35 Max: 23.13
Current: 14.67
4.62
23.13
PE(NRI) 14.60
PWRD's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1073 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 25.00 vs. PWRD: 14.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
PWRD' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 4.61  Med: 12.22 Max: 23.14
Current: 14.6
4.61
23.14
P/B 1.26
PWRD's P/B is ranked higher than
80% of the 1692 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 2.83 vs. PWRD: 1.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
PWRD' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.76  Med: 1.94 Max: 10.73
Current: 1.26
0.76
10.73
P/S 1.62
PWRD's P/S is ranked higher than
53% of the 1858 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 2.46 vs. PWRD: 1.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
PWRD' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.13  Med: 3.08 Max: 26.91
Current: 1.62
1.13
26.91
EV-to-EBIT 8.30
PWRD's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
78% of the 1138 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 17.31 vs. PWRD: 8.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
PWRD' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.3  Med: 10.25 Max: 58.3
Current: 8.3
2.3
58.3
Shiller P/E 8.62
PWRD's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
93% of the 690 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 30.83 vs. PWRD: 8.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 4.23  Med: 7.66 Max: 10.65
Current: 8.62
4.23
10.65
Current Ratio 1.87
PWRD's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 1553 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. PWRD: 1.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.19  Med: 1.92 Max: 6
Current: 1.87
0.19
6
Quick Ratio 1.87
PWRD's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 1553 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. PWRD: 1.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.19  Med: 1.92 Max: 6
Current: 1.87
0.19
6
Days Sales Outstanding 29.06
PWRD's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
89% of the 1453 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 68.81 vs. PWRD: 29.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 8.9  Med: 16.42 Max: 34.55
Current: 29.06
8.9
34.55

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 2.28
PWRD's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
67% of the 1193 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. PWRD: 2.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.85  Med: 2.37 Max: 4.27
Current: 2.28
1.85
4.27
Dividend Payout 0.31
PWRD's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
60% of the 721 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. PWRD: 0.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.24  Med: 0.28 Max: 0.31
Current: 0.31
0.24
0.31
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.28
PWRD's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1224 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. PWRD: 2.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.85  Med: 2.37 Max: 4.27
Current: 2.28
1.85
4.27
Share Buyback Rate 0.30
PWRD's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
78% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. PWRD: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0  Med: 3.40 Max: -25.9
Current: 0.3

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Cash 18.70
PWRD's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
62% of the 562 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 12.99 vs. PWRD: 18.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 5.16  Med: 9.39 Max: 15.17
Current: 18.7
5.16
15.17
Price/Net Current Asset Value 3.35
PWRD's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 1071 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 vs. PWRD: 3.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.89  Med: 3.47 Max: 12.93
Current: 3.35
1.89
12.93
Price/Tangible Book 1.52
PWRD's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
80% of the 1390 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 4.23 vs. PWRD: 1.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.95  Med: 1.47 Max: 8.25
Current: 1.52
0.95
8.25
Price/Projected FCF 2.60
PWRD's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
87% of the 793 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. PWRD: 2.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.50 Max: 0.59
Current: 2.6
0.32
0.59
Price/Median PS Value 0.72
PWRD's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
85% of the 1577 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. PWRD: 0.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.38  Med: 1.09 Max: 4.84
Current: 0.72
0.38
4.84
Price/Graham Number 0.95
PWRD's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
86% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 2.37 vs. PWRD: 0.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.36  Med: 0.91 Max: 3.41
Current: 0.95
0.36
3.41
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 11.94
PWRD's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1741 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. PWRD: 11.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 1.7  Med: 9.80 Max: 44.2
Current: 11.94
1.7
44.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -8.00
PWRD's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
83% of the 664 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 10.82 vs. PWRD: -8.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
PWRD' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -7.8  Med: -1.80 Max: 56.4
Current: -8
-7.8
56.4

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Electronic Gaming & Multimedia
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Perfect World Co Ltd was incorporated in the Cayman Islands on June 28, 2006. In July 2007, the Company completed its initial public offering. It is engaged in the research, development, operation and licensing of online games. Its operations and geographic markets are in the People's Republic of China, United States of America, Europe, Japan and Southeast Asia Region. The Company develops online games based on its proprietary game engines and game development platforms. Since 2006, it has launched in China a number of self-developed MMORPGs, namely, Perfect World, Legend of Martial Arts, Perfect World II, Zhu Xian, Chi Bi, Pocketpet Journey West, Battle of the Immortals, Fantasy Zhu Xian, Forsaken World, Dragon Excalibur, Empire of the Immortals, Heaven Sword and Dragon Saber and Return of the Condor Heroes, an online casual game, Hot Dance Party, as well as several web games. Currently, it operates, in Japan, a number of its own games and some games licensed from other developers through C&C Media, in Southeast Asia region, several of its own games through PW Hong Kong and in Korea, one of its own games through NGL. In addition to operating online games, the Company also generated revenues from selling its pay-per-install games, Torchlight and Torchlight 2, developed by its majority-owned subsidiary Runic Games based in the U.S. The Company is involved in film, television and other related businesses. Competitors for online game developers and operators in China, including Tencent, NetEase, Shanda Games, Changyou, Giant Interactive, Guangyu Huaxia, NetDragon, Kingsoft, Tiancity, Kylin and The9; and other competitors, including Internet portal operators in China, and game developers and operators. Its online game and online reading services and related content on its websites is subject to various PRC laws and regulations relating to the telecommunications industry, Internet and online games, and regulated by various government authorities.
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