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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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 3.92
PWRD's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
67% of the 2118 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 4.93 vs. PWRD: 3.92 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.55   Max: No Debt
Current: 3.92

Equity to Asset 0.64
PWRD's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
72% of the 2048 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. PWRD: 0.64 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 0.84
Current: 0.64

0.34
0.84
Interest Coverage 44.03
PWRD's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
56% of the 1326 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1176.93 vs. PWRD: 44.03 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 25.88   Max: 9999.99
Current: 44.03

25.88
9999.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 3.08
M-Score: -2.00
WACC vs ROIC
11.78%
11.45%
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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 7.82
PWRD's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 2100 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 5.37 vs. PWRD: 7.82 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -27.62   Max: 50.83
Current: 7.82

-27.62
50.83
Net-margin (%) 17.09
PWRD's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 2100 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 3.67 vs. PWRD: 17.09 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -28.11   Max: 52.52
Current: 17.09

-28.11
52.52
ROE (%) 13.90
PWRD's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 2033 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. PWRD: 13.90 )
PWRD' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -247.15   Max: 52.43
Current: 13.9

-247.15
52.43
ROA (%) 9.55
PWRD's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 2126 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 3.37 vs. PWRD: 9.55 )
PWRD' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -41.64   Max: 40.54
Current: 9.55

-41.64
40.54
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 20.27
PWRD's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 2105 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 29.03 vs. PWRD: 20.27 )
PWRD' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -525   Max: 597.38
Current: 20.27

-525
597.38
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 14.40
PWRD's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1666 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. PWRD: 14.40 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 138.6
Current: 14.4

0
138.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -6.70
PWRD's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1378 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. PWRD: -6.70 )
PWRD' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -6.7   Max: 46.6
Current: -6.7

-6.7
46.6
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -15.80
PWRD's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1261 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. PWRD: -15.80 )
PWRD' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -15.8   Max: 36.8
Current: -15.8

-15.8
36.8
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

PWRD Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Steven Cohen 188,240 sh (New)
Ron Baron 415,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 78,500 sh (-84.21%)
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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

John Burbank 69,300 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 5,900 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%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
John Burbank Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with PWRD

(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 Burbank 2014-12-31 Sold Out 0.02%$14.87 - $21.43 $ 18.710%0
Ron Baron 2014-12-31 Add 20.87%0.01%$14.87 - $21.43 $ 18.710%750000
John Burbank 2014-09-30 New Buy0.02%$19 - $23.23 $ 18.71-9%69300
Ron Baron 2014-06-30 Add 30.12%0.01%$16.67 - $21.54 $ 18.711%540000
Ron Baron 2014-03-31 New Buy0.04%$17.41 - $25.66 $ 18.71-10%415000
George Soros 2012-03-31 Sold Out 0.05%$8.81 - $17.09 $ 18.7160%0
George Soros 2011-12-31 New Buy0.05%$9.22 - $14.36 $ 18.7158%104724
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 9.10
PWRD's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
97% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 56.70 vs. PWRD: 9.10 )
PWRD' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.62   Max: 23.13
Current: 9.1

4.62
23.13
Forward P/E 9.15
PWRD's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
97% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. PWRD: 9.15 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 11.70
PWRD's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
95% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 59.00 vs. PWRD: 11.70 )
PWRD' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 4.61   Max: 23.14
Current: 11.7

4.61
23.14
P/B 1.20
PWRD's P/B is ranked higher than
90% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 3.32 vs. PWRD: 1.20 )
PWRD' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.76   Max: 10.73
Current: 1.2

0.76
10.73
P/S 1.60
PWRD's P/S is ranked higher than
77% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 2.67 vs. PWRD: 1.60 )
PWRD' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.13   Max: 26.91
Current: 1.6

1.13
26.91
PFCF 8.90
PWRD's PFCF is ranked higher than
95% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 102.32 vs. PWRD: 8.90 )
PWRD' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.86   Max: 40.96
Current: 8.9

2.86
40.96
POCF 5.50
PWRD's POCF is ranked higher than
95% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 28.43 vs. PWRD: 5.50 )
PWRD' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.39   Max: 34.08
Current: 5.5

2.39
34.08
EV-to-EBIT 12.31
PWRD's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
86% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 36.34 vs. PWRD: 12.31 )
PWRD' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.3   Max: 58.3
Current: 12.31

2.3
58.3
PEG 2.34
PWRD's PEG is ranked higher than
91% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. PWRD: 2.34 )
PWRD' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 1.77
Current: 2.34

0.09
1.77
Shiller P/E 8.10
PWRD's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
99% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. PWRD: 8.10 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 4.2   Max: 10.7
Current: 8.1

4.2
10.7
Current Ratio 1.67
PWRD's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 2080 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. PWRD: 1.67 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.34   Max: 6.29
Current: 1.67

1.34
6.29
Quick Ratio 1.67
PWRD's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
66% of the 2080 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.77 vs. PWRD: 1.67 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.34   Max: 6.29
Current: 1.67

1.34
6.29
Days Sales Outstanding 29.06
PWRD's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
95% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 84.50 vs. PWRD: 29.06 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 8.9   Max: 24.14
Current: 29.06

8.9
24.14

Dividend & Buy Back

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history
Dividend Yield 2.50
PWRD's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
68% of the 1057 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. PWRD: 2.50 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.85   Max: 4.27
Current: 2.5

1.85
4.27
Dividend Payout 0.28
PWRD's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
89% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. PWRD: 0.28 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.71   Max: 0.99
Current: 0.28

0.71
0.99
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.50
PWRD's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1088 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. PWRD: 2.50 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.85   Max: 4.27
Current: 2.5

1.85
4.27
Share Buyback Rate 2.20
PWRD's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
94% of the 1473 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: -1.40 vs. PWRD: 2.20 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 4.8   Max: -25.9
Current: 2.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Cash 29.70
PWRD's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
85% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. PWRD: 29.70 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 6.01   Max: 31.25
Current: 29.7

6.01
31.25
Price/Net Current Asset Value 13.90
PWRD's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
84% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. PWRD: 13.90 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.89   Max: 20.82
Current: 13.9

1.89
20.82
Price/Tangible Book 1.40
PWRD's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
92% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 8.39 vs. PWRD: 1.40 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.96   Max: 9.03
Current: 1.4

0.96
9.03
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.50
PWRD's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
98% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 7.56 vs. PWRD: 0.50 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 0.62
Current: 0.5

0.32
0.62
Price/Median PS Value 0.50
PWRD's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
97% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. PWRD: 0.50 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 6.7
Current: 0.5

0.35
6.7
Price/Graham Number 0.90
PWRD's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
96% of the 2303 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 16.38 vs. PWRD: 0.90 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 4.73
Current: 0.9

0.48
4.73
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 8.10
PWRD's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
85% of the 2102 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. PWRD: 8.10 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.7   Max: 44.2
Current: 8.1

1.7
44.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 7.35
PWRD's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1125 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 12.92 vs. PWRD: 7.35 )
PWRD' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -7.8   Max: 56.4
Current: 7.35

-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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