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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 : 8/10

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Cash to Debt No Debt
RKUS's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
92% of the 2488 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 4.04 vs. RKUS: No Debt )
RKUS' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.32   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.72
RKUS's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
79% of the 2478 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. RKUS: 0.72 )
RKUS' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.68   Max: 0.72
Current: 0.72

-0.68
0.72
Interest Coverage No Debt
RKUS's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
88% of the 1547 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 76.29 vs. RKUS: No Debt )
RKUS' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 6.58   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

6.58
9999.99
Z-Score: 7.71
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 : 3/10

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Operating margin (%) 0.06
RKUS's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 2464 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 3.42 vs. RKUS: 0.06 )
RKUS' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -3.88   Max: 8.67
Current: 0.06

-3.88
8.67
Net-margin (%) 0.68
RKUS's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 2465 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 2.74 vs. RKUS: 0.68 )
RKUS' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -5.83   Max: 14.77
Current: 0.68

-5.83
14.77
ROE (%) 0.88
RKUS's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 2428 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 5.17 vs. RKUS: 0.88 )
RKUS' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 0.88   Max: 18.63
Current: 0.88

0.88
18.63
ROA (%) 0.63
RKUS's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 2466 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 2.74 vs. RKUS: 0.63 )
RKUS' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 13
Current: 0.63

0.63
13
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 0.81
RKUS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 2460 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 10.23 vs. RKUS: 0.81 )
RKUS' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 147.99
Current: 0.81

0.81
147.99
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

RKUS Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
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Q2 2013

RKUS Guru Trades in Q2 2013

George Soros 76,600 sh (New)
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Q3 2013

RKUS Guru Trades in Q3 2013

John Rogers 65,925 sh (New)
George Soros Sold Out
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Q4 2013

RKUS Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 713,806 sh (New)
Julian Robertson 44,700 sh (New)
John Rogers 440,202 sh (+567.73%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with RKUS

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Julian Robertson 2013-12-31 New Buy0.19%$12.44 - $18.27 $ 10.4-29%44700
George Soros 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.01%$13.02 - $17.57 $ 10.4-29%0
George Soros 2013-06-30 New Buy0.01%$10.68 - $20.58 $ 10.4-30%76600
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 578.00
RKUS's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
81% of the 1771 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 19.30 vs. RKUS: 578.00 )
RKUS' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 65.43   Max: 843.89
Current: 578

65.43
843.89
P/B 4.00
RKUS's P/B is ranked lower than
76% of the 2370 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. RKUS: 4.00 )
RKUS' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 3.9   Max: 10.81
Current: 4

3.9
10.81
P/S 3.70
RKUS's P/S is ranked lower than
81% of the 2534 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 0.91 vs. RKUS: 3.70 )
RKUS' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.25   Max: 5.89
Current: 3.7

2.25
5.89
PFCF 47.20
RKUS's PFCF is ranked lower than
69% of the 1305 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 16.38 vs. RKUS: 47.20 )
RKUS' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 28.39   Max: 100.46
Current: 47.2

28.39
100.46
EV-to-EBIT 11.90
RKUS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
72% of the 1925 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 15.73 vs. RKUS: 11.90 )
RKUS' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 48.4   Max: 7953.3
Current: 11.9

48.4
7953.3
PEG 0.90
RKUS's PEG is ranked higher than
68% of the 796 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. RKUS: 0.90 )
RKUS' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0   Max: 1.3
Current: 0.9

0
1.3

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 11.30
RKUS's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
56% of the 465 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 9.80 vs. RKUS: 11.30 )
RKUS' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 15.43   Max: 27.81
Current: 11.3

15.43
27.81
Price/Net Current Asset Value 7.20
RKUS's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
51% of the 941 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. RKUS: 7.20 )
RKUS' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 9.79   Max: 16.57
Current: 7.2

9.79
16.57
Price/Tangible Book 4.50
RKUS's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
77% of the 2297 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. RKUS: 4.50 )
RKUS' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 6.09   Max: 10.63
Current: 4.5

6.09
10.63
Price/Median PS Value 0.90
RKUS's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 2361 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. RKUS: 0.90 )
RKUS' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.91   Max: 1.23
Current: 0.9

0.91
1.23
Price/Graham Number 9.50
RKUS's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
89% of the 1701 Companies
in the Global Computer Systems industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. RKUS: 9.50 )
RKUS' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 4.97   Max: 13.03
Current: 9.5

4.97
13.03

Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Computer Systems
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Traded in other countries:RUU.Germany
Ruckus Wireless Inc., was incorporated in 2002 in Delaware as Sceos Technologies, Inc. and subsequently changed its name to Video54 Technologies, Inc. and then to Ruckus Wireless, Inc. It effectively commenced operations on June 1, 2004, when a new board of directors was appointed and senior management was hired. The Company is a provider of carrier-class Wi-Fi solutions. Its solutions are used by service providers and enterprises to solve network capacity and coverage challenges associated with the rapidly increasing traffic and number of users on wireless networks. Its Smart Wi-Fi solutions offer carriers enhanced reliability, consistent performance, extended range and massive scalability. Its product portfolio comprises of gateways, controllers and access points. These products incorporate Company's proprietary technologies, including Smart Radio, Smart QoS, Smart Mesh, SmartCell and Smart Scaling, to enable high performance in a variety of challenging operating conditions faced by service providers and enterprises. The Company sells its products to service providers and enterprises globally and has sold its products to approximately 18,700 end-customers worldwide. It sells to enterprises through a worldwide network of more than 6,000 value-added resellers and distributors. The Company's enterprise end-customers are mid-sized organizations in a variety of industries, including hospitality, education, healthcare, warehousing and logistics, corporate enterprise, retail, state and local government and public venues, such as stadiums, convention centers, airports and major outdoor public areas. It also sells directly and indirectly to a range of service providers, including mobile operators, cable companies, wholesale operators and fixed-line carriers. The Company has approximately 55 service provider end-customers, including Bright House Networks, The Cloud (a BSkyB Company), KDDI, Tikona Digital Networks, Time Warner Cable and Towerstream.

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