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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 3.57
QNST's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
55% of the 369 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5.98 vs. QNST: 3.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
QNST' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 1.53 Max: N/A
Current: 3.57
Equity to Asset 0.66
QNST's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
57% of the 362 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. QNST: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
QNST' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.65 Max: 0.69
Current: 0.66
0.32
0.69
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 2.20
M-Score: -2.75
WACC vs ROIC
12.51%
-19.27%
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 : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -6.12
QNST's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.43 vs. QNST: -6.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
QNST' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -38.22  Med: 7.69 Max: 13.33
Current: -6.12
-38.22
13.33
Net-margin (%) -5.66
QNST's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.77 vs. QNST: -5.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
QNST' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -51.82  Med: 3.51 Max: 6.75
Current: -5.66
-51.82
6.75
ROE (%) -13.39
QNST's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 342 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. QNST: -13.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
QNST' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -69.05  Med: 3.75 Max: 27.97
Current: -13.39
-69.05
27.97
ROA (%) -8.74
QNST's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 371 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.37 vs. QNST: -8.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
QNST' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -41.45  Med: 2.52 Max: 8.8
Current: -8.74
-41.45
8.8
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -132.15
QNST's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
80% of the 367 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 29.49 vs. QNST: -132.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
QNST' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -813.97  Med: 158 Max: 475.71
Current: -132.15
-813.97
475.71
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -2.60
QNST's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
69% of the 246 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 7.80 vs. QNST: -2.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
QNST' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.1  Med: -10.35 Max: -2.6
Current: -2.6
-23.1
-2.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -60.70
QNST's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 7.90 vs. QNST: -60.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
QNST' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -64.9  Med: -44.25 Max: -11.7
Current: -60.7
-64.9
-11.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -35.10
QNST's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 168 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 7.90 vs. QNST: -35.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
QNST' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35.1  Med: -10.5 Max: 28.4
Current: -35.1
-35.1
28.4
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Financials


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

Q4 2015

QNST Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 1,164,200 sh (+18.36%)
Private Capital 5,239,898 sh (+0.35%)
Chuck Royce 4,664,185 sh (-3.18%)
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Q1 2016

QNST Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 31,417 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 4,986,185 sh (+6.90%)
Private Capital 5,579,596 sh (+6.48%)
Jim Simons 1,158,500 sh (-0.49%)
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Q2 2016

QNST Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Chuck Royce 5,279,485 sh (+5.88%)
Jim Simons 1,201,000 sh (+3.67%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss Sold Out
Private Capital 5,179,354 sh (-7.17%)
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Q3 2016

QNST Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 72,405 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,299,900 sh (+8.23%)
Private Capital 5,512,162 sh (+6.43%)
Chuck Royce 4,887,369 sh (-7.43%)
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Business Description

Industry: Online Media » Internet Content & Information    NAICS: 541860    SIC: 7389
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Traded in other countries:5Q8.Germany,
QuinStreet Inc is engaged in marketing and online media that provides vertically oriented customer acquisition programs for its clients. The Company offers its services to education and financial services industries.

QuinStreet Inc was incorporated in California on April 16, 1999 and reincorporated in Delaware on December 31, 2009. The Company operates as an online vertical marketing and media company in the United States and internationally. It offers its services to education and financial services industries. It also has a presence in the business-to-business technology, home services and medical industries. It operates in one reportable segment which is DMS. The remainder of its business is classified as 'All Other'.It competes with advertising and direct marketing services agencies, and online marketing and media companies. The Company's business is subject to federal and state laws and regulations regarding unsolicited commercial email, telemarketing, user privacy, search engines, Internet tracking technologies, direct marketing, data security, data privacy, pricing, sweepstakes, promotions, intellectual property ownership and infringement, trade secrets, export of encryption technology, acceptable content and quality of goods, and taxation, among others.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/B 1.46
QNST's P/B is ranked higher than
77% of the 336 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.14 vs. QNST: 1.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
QNST' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.74  Med: 1.43 Max: 3.35
Current: 1.46
0.74
3.35
P/S 0.59
QNST's P/S is ranked higher than
86% of the 347 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.17 vs. QNST: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
QNST' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 0.97 Max: 2.51
Current: 0.59
0.42
2.51
EV-to-EBIT -7.12
QNST's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 220 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 19.50 vs. QNST: -7.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
QNST' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -80.8  Med: -1.7 Max: 210.9
Current: -7.12
-80.8
210.9
EV-to-EBITDA -37.59
QNST's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 245 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 15.81 vs. QNST: -37.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
QNST' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -44.5  Med: -1.6 Max: 26.5
Current: -37.59
-44.5
26.5
Current Ratio 1.75
QNST's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 363 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. QNST: 1.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
QNST' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.34  Med: 2.68 Max: 3.56
Current: 1.75
1.34
3.56
Quick Ratio 1.75
QNST's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 363 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. QNST: 1.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
QNST' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.34  Med: 2.68 Max: 3.56
Current: 1.75
1.34
3.56
Days Sales Outstanding 54.13
QNST's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
58% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 46.80 vs. QNST: 54.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
QNST' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 43.68  Med: 52.05 Max: 59.82
Current: 54.13
43.68
59.82
Days Payable 27.50
QNST's Days Payable is ranked lower than
75% of the 263 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 59.24 vs. QNST: 27.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
QNST' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 25.44  Med: 28.01 Max: 29.58
Current: 27.5
25.44
29.58

Buy Back

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history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -2.00
QNST's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
54% of the 215 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: -1.50 vs. QNST: -2.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
QNST' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -45.7  Med: -1.55 Max: 2.4
Current: -2
-45.7
2.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 4.44
QNST's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
67% of the 223 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 6.06 vs. QNST: 4.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
QNST' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.39  Med: 9.91 Max: 84.18
Current: 4.44
3.39
84.18
Price/Tangible Book 3.06
QNST's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
64% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.41 vs. QNST: 3.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
QNST' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.34  Med: 4.81 Max: 23.37
Current: 3.06
2.34
23.37
Price/Projected FCF 0.53
QNST's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
95% of the 141 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. QNST: 0.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
QNST' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.51 Max: 0.67
Current: 0.53
0.39
0.67
Price/Median PS Value 0.62
QNST's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
77% of the 298 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. QNST: 0.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
QNST' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 1.04 Max: 2.49
Current: 0.62
0.47
2.49
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -14.06
QNST's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 355 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. QNST: -14.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
QNST' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.2  Med: 7.4 Max: 18.2
Current: -14.06
-14.2
18.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $298.8
EPS (TTM) $ -0.37
Beta1.45
Short Percentage of Float2.68%
52-Week Range $2.61 - 4.32
Shares Outstanding (Mil)45.76
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