Switch to:
Also traded in: Germany

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 : 9/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.74
RAX's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
78% of the 1832 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.14 vs. RAX: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
RAX' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.97 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.74
Equity to Asset 0.49
RAX's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
66% of the 1735 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. RAX: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
RAX' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.53 Max: 0.71
Current: 0.49
0.32
0.71
Interest Coverage 16.23
RAX's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
66% of the 1205 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 61.34 vs. RAX: 16.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
RAX' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.88  Med: 19.68 Max: 86.05
Current: 16.23
4.88
86.05
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 3.47
M-Score: -3.76
WACC vs ROIC
12.53%
12.26%
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

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 10.30
RAX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1784 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.77 vs. RAX: 10.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
RAX' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.55  Med: 9.66 Max: 13.95
Current: 10.3
7.55
13.95
Net-margin (%) 6.31
RAX's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1783 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.28 vs. RAX: 6.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
RAX' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.08  Med: 6.05 Max: 8.85
Current: 6.31
4.08
8.85
ROE (%) 11.49
RAX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1736 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.09 vs. RAX: 11.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
RAX' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.13  Med: 12.08 Max: 56.23
Current: 11.49
9.13
56.23
ROA (%) 7.08
RAX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.08 vs. RAX: 7.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
RAX' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.4  Med: 7.04 Max: 29.81
Current: 7.08
4.4
29.81
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 18.46
RAX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1802 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.85 vs. RAX: 18.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
RAX' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.89  Med: 17.85 Max: 62.11
Current: 18.46
13.89
62.11
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 15.30
RAX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1413 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. RAX: 15.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
RAX' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.3  Med: 22.40 Max: 83.3
Current: 15.3
15.3
83.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 12.80
RAX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1146 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. RAX: 12.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
RAX' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 26.50 Max: 103.4
Current: 12.8
0
103.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 6.30
RAX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 1052 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. RAX: 6.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
RAX' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.3  Med: 20.40 Max: 164.7
Current: 6.3
6.3
164.7
» RAX's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-05-11)


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

» Details

Guru Trades

Q2 2015

RAX Guru Trades in Q2 2015

John Hussman 175,000 sh (New)
Lee Ainslie 6,560 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 60,835 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 79,914 sh (+877.90%)
Jana Partners 11,000,000 sh (+83.42%)
Jim Simons 1,303,900 sh (+80.05%)
Murray Stahl 24,300 sh (+50.33%)
RS Investment Management 630,633 sh (-54.03%)
Steven Cohen 581,400 sh (-68.32%)
» More
Q3 2015

RAX Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 86,737 sh (+42.58%)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Lee Ainslie Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Murray Stahl 24,159 sh (-0.58%)
Jim Simons 1,260,800 sh (-3.31%)
John Hussman 50,000 sh (-71.43%)
Jana Partners 1,815,393 sh (-83.50%)
» More
Q4 2015

RAX Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Joel Greenblatt 10,541 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 250,000 sh (New)
John Hussman Sold Out
Jana Partners Sold Out
Murray Stahl 23,503 sh (-2.72%)
Paul Tudor Jones 64,194 sh (-25.99%)
Jim Simons 679,900 sh (-46.07%)
» More
Q1 2016

RAX Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Murray Stahl 24,327 sh (+3.51%)
» More
» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with RAX

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

No Entry found in the selected group of Gurus. You can
  • 1. Modify your Personalized List of Gurus, or
  • 2. Click on Premium Premium Tools above to check out all the Gurus, or
  • 3. Click on Premium Plus Premium Plus above for the stocks picks of all the institutional investment advisors (>4000)
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 25.13
RAX's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1202 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.82 vs. RAX: 25.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
RAX' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.61  Med: 65.57 Max: 124.84
Current: 25.13
19.61
124.84
Forward P/E 18.73
RAX's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
51% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.18 vs. RAX: 18.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 25.13
RAX's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1205 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.86 vs. RAX: 25.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
RAX' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.59  Med: 65.60 Max: 124.84
Current: 25.13
19.59
124.84
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 11.25
RAX's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
77% of the 715 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.79 vs. RAX: 11.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
RAX' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.78  Med: 25.50 Max: 46.59
Current: 11.25
8.78
46.59
P/B 3.04
RAX's P/B is ranked lower than
55% of the 1693 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.63 vs. RAX: 3.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
RAX' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.97  Med: 6.25 Max: 12.89
Current: 3.04
1.97
12.89
P/S 1.63
RAX's P/S is ranked higher than
56% of the 1748 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. RAX: 1.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
RAX' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.97  Med: 3.78 Max: 8.49
Current: 1.63
0.97
8.49
PFCF 29.85
RAX's PFCF is ranked lower than
66% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.35 vs. RAX: 29.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
RAX' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.23  Med: 60.99 Max: 163.57
Current: 29.85
23.23
163.57
POCF 5.53
RAX's POCF is ranked higher than
87% of the 830 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.06 vs. RAX: 5.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
RAX' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.76  Med: 12.63 Max: 27.85
Current: 5.53
3.76
27.85
EV-to-EBIT 15.24
RAX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
52% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.29 vs. RAX: 15.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
RAX' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.9  Med: 39.80 Max: 72.1
Current: 15.24
12.9
72.1
EV-to-EBITDA 5.18
RAX's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
83% of the 1263 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.58 vs. RAX: 5.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
RAX' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.2  Med: 12.80 Max: 25.8
Current: 5.18
4.2
25.8
PEG 1.38
RAX's PEG is ranked higher than
60% of the 524 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. RAX: 1.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
RAX' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.11  Med: 2.48 Max: 4.59
Current: 1.38
1.11
4.59
Shiller P/E 46.24
RAX's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
62% of the 279 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 33.81 vs. RAX: 46.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
RAX' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 35.98  Med: 44.78 Max: 57.61
Current: 46.24
35.98
57.61
Current Ratio 3.03
RAX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 1671 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. RAX: 3.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
RAX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 1.35 Max: 3.03
Current: 3.03
0.53
3.03
Quick Ratio 3.03
RAX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
72% of the 1671 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. RAX: 3.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
RAX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 1.35 Max: 3.03
Current: 3.03
0.53
3.03
Days Sales Outstanding 31.81
RAX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
87% of the 1461 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 70.19 vs. RAX: 31.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
RAX' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.22  Med: 25.77 Max: 31.83
Current: 31.81
21.22
31.83

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 3.34
RAX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
55% of the 1425 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.09 vs. RAX: 3.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
RAX' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.54  Med: 7.25 Max: 13.63
Current: 3.34
2.54
13.63
Price/Projected FCF 1.55
RAX's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
54% of the 776 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.73 vs. RAX: 1.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
RAX' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.74  Med: 3.30 Max: 6.78
Current: 1.55
1.74
6.78
Price/Median PS Value 0.43
RAX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 1500 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. RAX: 0.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
RAX' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 1.06 Max: 2.11
Current: 0.43
0.3
2.11
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.42
RAX's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
56% of the 337 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. RAX: 1.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
RAX' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.59  Med: 2.84 Max: 4.32
Current: 1.42
1.59
4.32
Price/Graham Number 1.93
RAX's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
50% of the 1021 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. RAX: 1.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
RAX' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.8  Med: 4.90 Max: 7.76
Current: 1.93
1.8
7.76
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.56
RAX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1769 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. RAX: 6.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
RAX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 2.50 Max: 7.8
Current: 6.56
1.4
7.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 20.30
RAX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 705 Companies
in the Global Information Technology Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.18 vs. RAX: 20.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
RAX' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 24.80 Max: 42.3
Current: 20.3
0.5
42.3

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $2001
EPS $ 0.90
Beta1.62
Short Percentage of Float14.53%
52-Week Range $15.05 - 54.57
Shares Outstanding(Mil)130.99

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 2,140 2,324 2,588
EPS($) 0.99 1.23 1.51
EPS without NRI($) 0.99 1.23 1.51

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Information Technology Services
Compare:BOM:532755, NAS:CDW, TSE:6701, HKSE:00696, NYSE:CSC, SZSE:300182 » details
Traded in other countries:R42.Germany,
Rackspace Hosting Inc was incorporated in Delaware in March 2000. The Company, through its operating subsidiaries, is a provider of cloud computing services, managing web-based IT systems for small and medium-sized businesses as well as large enterprises. It offers a portfolio of integrated IT solutions for common business needs, including for ecommerce, web content management, website hosting, data services, office mail and collaboration, and private clouds. It also offers advisory services for technology strategy, security and compliance, application assessment and migration, and DevOps automation. It offers its solutions across a variety of IT form factors, including multi-tenant public cloud, dedicated single-tenant servers, private cloud, and hybrid cloud - all delivered with a commitment to open and standard technologies. Its marketing activities include web-based paid and natural search, participation in technology trade shows, conferences and customer events, advertisements in traditional and electronic (web and email-based) media, and targeted regional public relations activities. Its trademark includes Rackspace, Fanatical Support, and RackConnect. The Company is subject to U.S. federal income tax and various state, local, and international income taxes in numerous jurisdictions.
» More Articles for RAX

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Stocks Tumble to 5-year lows Feb 15 2016 
Lee Ainslie Gains From Liberty Global But Loses From Axiall Jan 13 2016 
Rackspace Hosting's Shares Fall 14% Following Lackluster Q2 Guidance May 13 2015 
Weekly CFO Sells Highlight: Home Depot Inc, Rackspace Hosting Inc, Aon PLC Mar 01 2015 
Rackspace Holdings' Managed Cloud Business Will Help It Deliver Strong Growth Feb 17 2015 
New Guru Jana Partners' Newest Stock Buys Jan 22 2015 
A Few Reasons to Invest in Rackspace for the Long Run Dec 31 2014 
Rackspace Holdings' Attractive Growth Makes It a Good Investment Dec 12 2014 
Activist Guru Dan Loeb Leaves His Mark in Many Ways Oct 03 2014 
Is This The Right Investment Choice? Let’s Find Out Sep 18 2014 

More From Other Websites
RACKSPACE HOSTING, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders May 03 2016
Typically clean Apple dips its toes into use of made-up metrics May 02 2016
Cinven seeks sale of HEG; aims for up to $1.9 bln deal-sources Apr 27 2016
Rackspace Selects CloudPassage for Compliance Assistance Service Apr 26 2016
Private Cloud Matures With Certified OpenStack Administrator Program Apr 25 2016
Rackspace and Cloud Technology Partners Align Efforts to Help Enterprises Move to the Cloud Apr 21 2016
Rackspace and Cloud Technology Partners Align Efforts to Help Enterprises Move to the Cloud Apr 21 2016
Moving to Amazon Can Be Hard So These Companies Are Here to Help Apr 21 2016
Rackspace Announces First Quarter 2016 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Details Apr 15 2016
Amazon Cloud Partners Face Tricky Proposition Apr 15 2016
Rackspace Becomes AWS DevOps Competency Partner Apr 14 2016
Rackspace Becomes AWS DevOps Competency Partner Apr 14 2016
OpenPOWER Keeps On Truckin' At Annual Development Summit Apr 14 2016
Castles In The SKYY: What's Up With The Cloud Computing ETF? Apr 13 2016
Google Partners Rackspace for OpenPower Server Design Apr 07 2016
Rackspace Simplifies Cloud Adoption for Companies by Delivering Managed Private Cloud Everywhere Apr 07 2016
Rackspace Offers Customers ‘Cloud in a Box’ Apr 07 2016
Rackspace Simplifies Cloud Adoption for Companies by Delivering Managed Private Cloud Everywhere Apr 07 2016
Google Taps IBM, Rackspace to Dent Intel's Hold on Server Chips Apr 06 2016
Google Teams With Rackspace, Has Cloud Growth Stalled? Apr 06 2016

Personalized Checklist

Checklist has been moved to "Checklist" tab.

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
FEEDBACK