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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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
RHT's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
97% of the 1620 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 27.13 vs. RHT: No Debt )
RHT' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.38   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.52
RHT's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
56% of the 1591 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. RHT: 0.52 )
RHT' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 0.94
Current: 0.52

0.32
0.94
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 5.47
M-Score: -2.86
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 (%) 15.13
RHT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1594 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.57 vs. RHT: 15.13 )
RHT' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -169.24   Max: 61.7
Current: 15.13

-169.24
61.7
Net-margin (%) 11.30
RHT's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1592 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. RHT: 11.30 )
RHT' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -177.69   Max: 28.63
Current: 11.3

-177.69
28.63
ROE (%) 9.88
RHT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1553 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.88 vs. RHT: 9.88 )
RHT' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -42.81   Max: 16.71
Current: 9.88

-42.81
16.71
ROA (%) 5.34
RHT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1605 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.73 vs. RHT: 5.34 )
RHT' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -37.91   Max: 6.06
Current: 5.34

-37.91
6.06
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 141.99
RHT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1589 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 31.80 vs. RHT: 141.99 )
RHT' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -654.68   Max: 479.43
Current: 141.99

-654.68
479.43
Revenue Growth (%) 20.60
RHT's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1208 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. RHT: 20.60 )
RHT' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -28.4   Max: 45
Current: 20.6

-28.4
45
EBITDA Growth (%) 21.10
RHT's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. RHT: 21.10 )
RHT' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -44.4   Max: 84.6
Current: 21.1

-44.4
84.6
EPS Growth (%) 19.60
RHT's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 899 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 8.80 vs. RHT: 19.60 )
RHT' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -54   Max: 95.7
Current: 19.6

-54
95.7
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

RHT Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Ray Dalio 215,509 sh (New)
George Soros 1,047,028 sh (New)
Jim Simons 418,565 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 869,152 sh (+111.32%)
RS Investment Management 55,800 sh (+49.6%)
Ron Baron 201,729 sh (+23.14%)
George Soros 200,000 sh (unchged)
Columbia Wanger 700,000 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 24,600 sh (-38.5%)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,400 sh (-88.62%)
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Q2 2013

RHT Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jim Simons 821,965 sh (+96.38%)
Paul Tudor Jones 9,300 sh (+25.68%)
Ray Dalio 243,842 sh (+13.15%)
Ron Baron 221,457 sh (+9.78%)
Columbia Wanger 700,000 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Steven Cohen 749,983 sh (-13.71%)
George Soros 150,000 sh (-85.67%)
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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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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with RHT

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
George Soros 2013-12-31 Add 198.46%0.52%$42.35 - $56.24 $ 50.910%1641525
Ray Dalio 2013-12-31 Reduce -69.25%0.08%$42.35 - $56.24 $ 50.910%97636
George Soros 2013-09-30 Add 266.67%0.2%$45.95 - $53.59 $ 50.90%550000
Ray Dalio 2013-09-30 Add 30.21%0.03%$45.95 - $53.59 $ 50.90%317506
George Soros 2013-06-30 Reduce -85.67%0.53%$45.48 - $54.99 $ 50.94%150000
George Soros 2013-03-31 New Buy0.62%$48.99 - $56.9 $ 50.9-4%1047028
Ray Dalio 2013-03-31 New Buy0.1%$48.99 - $56.9 $ 50.9-4%215509
Ron Baron 2013-03-31 Add 23.14%0.01%$48.99 - $56.9 $ 50.9-4%201729
Ron Baron 2012-12-31 Add 47.5%0.02%$47.41 - $55.8 $ 50.90%163824
Ron Baron 2012-09-30 Add 73.46%0.02%$50.48 - $60 $ 50.9-8%111070
Ron Baron 2012-06-30 Add 190.94%0.02%$49.94 - $61.82 $ 50.9-10%64032
Ron Baron 2012-03-31 Reduce -70.66%0.01%$41.65 - $60.18 $ 50.912%22009
Ron Baron 2011-12-31 New Buy0.02%$39.89 - $52.72 $ 50.99%75009
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 55.80
RHT's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
64% of the 1124 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 23.60 vs. RHT: 55.80 )
RHT' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 21.35   Max: 536.07
Current: 55.8

21.35
536.07
P/B 6.50
RHT's P/B is ranked lower than
68% of the 1505 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.45 vs. RHT: 6.50 )
RHT' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.65   Max: 12.85
Current: 6.5

1.65
12.85
P/S 6.60
RHT's P/S is ranked lower than
80% of the 1660 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. RHT: 6.60 )
RHT' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.94   Max: 40.61
Current: 6.6

2.94
40.61
PFCF 25.00
RHT's PFCF is ranked higher than
51% of the 874 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 19.60 vs. RHT: 25.00 )
RHT' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 9.62   Max: 827
Current: 25

9.62
827
EV-to-EBIT 38.50
RHT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
64% of the 1286 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 17.42 vs. RHT: 38.50 )
RHT' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 16.5   Max: 2232.4
Current: 38.5

16.5
2232.4
PEG 3.20
RHT's PEG is ranked lower than
52% of the 604 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. RHT: 3.20 )
RHT' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 8.63
Current: 3.2

0.45
8.63
Shiller P/E 79.80
RHT's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
66% of the 617 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 29.33 vs. RHT: 79.80 )
RHT' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 29.52   Max: 2424
Current: 79.8

29.52
2424

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 14.90
RHT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
82% of the 1230 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. RHT: 14.90 )
RHT' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.96   Max: 159.09
Current: 14.9

1.96
159.09
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.80
RHT's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
53% of the 743 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. RHT: 1.80 )
RHT' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.67   Max: 8.57
Current: 1.8

0.67
8.57
Price/Median PS Value 0.70
RHT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
90% of the 1501 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. RHT: 0.70 )
RHT' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 34.43
Current: 0.7

0.34
34.43
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 3.00
RHT's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
65% of the 368 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. RHT: 3.00 )
RHT' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.93   Max: 12.67
Current: 3

0.93
12.67
Price/Graham Number 6.00
RHT's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
78% of the 903 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. RHT: 6.00 )
RHT' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.94   Max: 11.63
Current: 6

1.94
11.63
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 2.60
RHT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1328 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. RHT: 2.60 )
RHT' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 6
Current: 2.6

0.1
6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 20.54
RHT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1009 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.44 vs. RHT: 20.54 )
RHT' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -1   Max: 72.6
Current: 20.54

-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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