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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 : 10/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
RHT's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
75% of the 1726 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9.60 vs. RHT: No Debt )
RHT' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.38   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.50
RHT's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
56% of the 1684 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. RHT: 0.50 )
RHT' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 0.94
Current: 0.5

0.32
0.94
Interest Coverage No Debt
RHT's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
81% of the 1122 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 718.47 vs. RHT: No Debt )
RHT' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.73   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

2.73
9999.99
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 5.55
M-Score: -2.90
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 : 9/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 14.21
RHT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1723 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.62 vs. RHT: 14.21 )
RHT' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -169.24   Max: 61.7
Current: 14.21

-169.24
61.7
Net-margin (%) 11.01
RHT's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1723 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. RHT: 11.01 )
RHT' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -177.69   Max: 28.63
Current: 11.01

-177.69
28.63
ROE (%) 11.52
RHT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1682 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.25 vs. RHT: 11.52 )
RHT' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -42.81   Max: 16.71
Current: 11.52

-42.81
16.71
ROA (%) 5.72
RHT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1734 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.59 vs. RHT: 5.72 )
RHT' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -37.91   Max: 6.06
Current: 5.72

-37.91
6.06
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 131.16
RHT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1722 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 26.91 vs. RHT: 131.16 )
RHT' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -654.68   Max: 479.43
Current: 131.16

-654.68
479.43
Revenue Growth (%) 19.90
RHT's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1445 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. RHT: 19.90 )
RHT' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -28.4   Max: 45
Current: 19.9

-28.4
45
EBITDA Growth (%) 17.40
RHT's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1179 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. RHT: 17.40 )
RHT' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -44.4   Max: 84.6
Current: 17.4

-44.4
84.6
EPS Growth (%) 19.10
RHT's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. RHT: 19.10 )
RHT' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -54   Max: 95.7
Current: 19.1

-54
95.7
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

RHT Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Andreas Halvorsen 1,807,479 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 75,000 sh (New)
George Soros 550,000 sh (+266.67%)
Ray Dalio 317,506 sh (+30.21%)
Ron Baron 234,762 sh (+6.01%)
Columbia Wanger 700,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 7,900 sh (-15.05%)
Steven Cohen 43,817 sh (-94.16%)
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Q4 2013

RHT Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 40,012 sh (+406.48%)
George Soros 1,641,525 sh (+198.46%)
Steven Cohen 45,500 sh (+3.84%)
Columbia Wanger 700,000 sh (unchged)
Andreas Halvorsen Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Ron Baron 229,762 sh (-2.13%)
Ray Dalio 97,636 sh (-69.25%)
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Q1 2014

RHT Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 137,865 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 69,600 sh (New)
Ron Baron 290,394 sh (+26.39%)
Steven Cohen 54,049 sh (+18.79%)
Ray Dalio 78,313 sh (-19.79%)
Paul Tudor Jones 31,321 sh (-21.72%)
Columbia Wanger 500,000 sh (-28.57%)
George Soros 275,000 sh (-83.25%)
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Q2 2014

RHT Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 50,000 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 110,100 sh (New)
Ron Baron 360,531 sh (+24.15%)
Columbia Wanger 500,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
George Soros 166,250 sh (-39.55%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with RHT

(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
George Soros 2014-06-30 Reduce -39.55%0.06%$48.19 - $55.41 $ 59.5717%166250
Ray Dalio 2014-06-30 Sold Out 0.03%$48.19 - $55.41 $ 59.5717%0
Ron Baron 2014-06-30 Add 24.15%0.02%$48.19 - $55.41 $ 59.5717%360531
George Soros 2014-03-31 Reduce -83.25%0.65%$52.23 - $60.86 $ 59.573%275000
Ron Baron 2014-03-31 Add 26.39%0.01%$52.23 - $60.86 $ 59.573%290394
George Soros 2013-12-31 Add 198.46%0.52%$42.35 - $56.24 $ 59.5729%1641525
Ray Dalio 2013-12-31 Reduce -69.25%0.08%$42.35 - $56.24 $ 59.5729%97636
George Soros 2013-09-30 Add 266.67%0.2%$45.95 - $53.59 $ 59.5717%550000
Ray Dalio 2013-09-30 Add 30.21%0.03%$45.95 - $53.59 $ 59.5717%317506
George Soros 2013-06-30 Reduce -85.67%0.53%$45.48 - $54.99 $ 59.5722%150000
George Soros 2013-03-31 New Buy0.62%$48.99 - $56.9 $ 59.5712%1047028
Ray Dalio 2013-03-31 New Buy0.1%$48.99 - $56.9 $ 59.5712%215509
Ron Baron 2013-03-31 Add 23.14%0.01%$48.99 - $56.9 $ 59.5712%201729
Ron Baron 2012-12-31 Add 47.5%0.02%$47.41 - $55.8 $ 59.5717%163824
Ron Baron 2012-09-30 Add 73.46%0.02%$50.48 - $60 $ 59.577%111070
Ron Baron 2012-06-30 Add 190.94%0.02%$49.94 - $61.82 $ 59.575%64032
Ron Baron 2012-03-31 Reduce -70.66%0.01%$41.65 - $60.18 $ 59.5731%22009
Ron Baron 2011-12-31 New Buy0.02%$39.89 - $52.72 $ 59.5728%75009
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 65.10
RHT's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1205 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 22.90 vs. RHT: 65.10 )
RHT' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 21.35   Max: 426.88
Current: 65.1

21.35
426.88
P/B 7.40
RHT's P/B is ranked lower than
57% of the 1592 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. RHT: 7.40 )
RHT' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.65   Max: 12.85
Current: 7.4

1.65
12.85
P/S 7.15
RHT's P/S is ranked lower than
56% of the 1684 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. RHT: 7.15 )
RHT' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.94   Max: 40.61
Current: 7.15

2.94
40.61
PFCF 23.64
RHT's PFCF is ranked higher than
67% of the 917 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 20.73 vs. RHT: 23.64 )
RHT' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 9.62   Max: 170.75
Current: 23.64

9.62
170.75
EV-to-EBIT 46.16
RHT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
51% of the 1216 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 16.28 vs. RHT: 46.16 )
RHT' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 16.5   Max: 2232.4
Current: 46.16

16.5
2232.4
PEG 3.32
RHT's PEG is ranked higher than
53% of the 638 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. RHT: 3.32 )
RHT' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 8.63
Current: 3.32

0.45
8.63
Shiller P/E 86.47
RHT's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
52% of the 820 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 26.55 vs. RHT: 86.47 )
RHT' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 29.52   Max: 2424
Current: 86.47

29.52
2424
Current Ratio 1.15
RHT's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 1308 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.02 vs. RHT: 1.15 )
RHT' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.12   Max: 8.69
Current: 1.15

1.12
8.69
Quick Ratio 1.15
RHT's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
53% of the 1308 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. RHT: 1.15 )
RHT' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.12   Max: 8.68
Current: 1.15

1.12
8.68

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 19.92
RHT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
63% of the 1326 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.29 vs. RHT: 19.92 )
RHT' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.96   Max: 159.09
Current: 19.92

1.96
159.09
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.93
RHT's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
63% of the 989 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. RHT: 1.93 )
RHT' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.67   Max: 8.57
Current: 1.93

0.67
8.57
Price/Median PS Value 0.81
RHT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
87% of the 1607 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. RHT: 0.81 )
RHT' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 35.84
Current: 0.81

0.36
35.84
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 3.42
RHT's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
50% of the 484 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. RHT: 3.42 )
RHT' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.93   Max: 12.67
Current: 3.42

0.93
12.67
Price/Graham Number 7.54
RHT's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
61% of the 976 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. RHT: 7.54 )
RHT' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.94   Max: 11.63
Current: 7.54

1.94
11.63
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 2.20
RHT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
52% of the 1463 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. RHT: 2.20 )
RHT' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 6
Current: 2.2

0.1
6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 21.14
RHT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1296 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.77 vs. RHT: 21.14 )
RHT' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -1   Max: 72.6
Current: 21.14

-1
72.6

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application
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Traded in other countries:RHI.Germany
Red Hat, Inc., was incorporated in Connecticut in March 1993 as ACC Corp., Inc., which subsequently changed its name to Red Hat Software, Inc. Red Hat Software, Inc. reincorporated in Delaware in September 1998 and changed its name to Red Hat, Inc. in June 1999. The Company uses the open source software development and licensing model to offer enterprise technologies to customers on a subscription basis. Subscriptions for its offerings are marketed and sold to customers directly and through channel partners. The open source software development and licensing model originated in academic and research environments. Under the open source model, a software developer distributes the human-readable source code version of the software under an open source license, such as the GNU General Public License ('GPL') or GNU Lesser General Public License. Open source licenses provide relative rights for recipients of the software to use, copy, modify and redistribute the software. Under the proprietary software model, a software vendor generally develops the software itself or acquires components from other vendors, without the input from a wider community of participants. It provides its software offerings to its customers mainly under annual or multi-year subscriptions. As of February 28, 2013, Red Hat had more than 80 locations around the world, including offices in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. The Company's software offerings are designed to provide enterprises with high-performing, scalable, flexible, reliable, secure and stable technologies that meet customers' IT infrastructure needs, both on-premise (i.e., running on computers located within an enterprise's premises) and in a cloud. Its competitors include Attachmate, BMC, CA, HP, IBM, Microsoft and Oracle, all of which offer support for heterogeneous operating system environments, such as Linux, Solaris, AIX, HP-UX and Windows.

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