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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

F-Score: 2
M-Score: -1.96
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

Operating margin (%) -2.58
QQQ's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. QQQ: -2.58 )
QQQ' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: -2.58

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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

QQQ Guru Trades in Q2 2013

David Tepper 5,750,000 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 166,676 sh (+12.52%)
George Soros 300,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Singer 1,300,000 sh (unchged)
John Keeley 101,462 sh (unchged)
George Soros 752,000 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 2,500,000 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 25,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 5,700 sh (-87.04%)
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Q3 2013

QQQ Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Steven Cohen 44,815 sh (+686.23%)
Ken Fisher 184,481 sh (+10.68%)
John Keeley 101,663 sh (+0.2%)
Paul Singer 1,000,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 450,000 sh (unchged)
David Tepper 5,750,000 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2013

QQQ Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Singer 50,000 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 100,000 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 410,924 sh (+122.75%)
David Tepper 8,700,000 sh (+51.3%)
Richard Perry 430,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Singer 1,000,000 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 1,000,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 11,468 sh (-74.41%)
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Q1 2014

QQQ Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 150,000 sh (New)
David Tepper 9,300,167 sh (+6.9%)
Louis Moore Bacon 2,050,000 sh (unchged)
David Tepper 5,000,000 sh (unchged)
Eric Mindich 1,000,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Singer 2,666,700 sh (unchged)
Ken Fisher 201,533 sh (-50.96%)
Steven Cohen 4,136 sh (-63.93%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with QQQ

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Keeley 2011-12-31 Add 24.84%0.03%$51.14 - $58.94 $ 97.1273%125639
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EV-to-EBIT 500.00
QQQ's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. QQQ: 500.00 )
QQQ' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 500

PEG 1.20
QQQ's PEG is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. QQQ: 1.20 )
QQQ' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0   Max: 1.2
Current: 1.2


Dividend & Buy Back

Dividend Yield 1.00
QQQ's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. QQQ: 1.00 )
QQQ' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 1

Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.00
QQQ's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. QQQ: 1.00 )
QQQ' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 1

Valuation & Return

Price/Median PS Value 0.80
QQQ's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. QQQ: 0.80 )
QQQ' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 0.8

Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.20
QQQ's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. QQQ: 0.20 )
QQQ' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0.2
Current: 0.2


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