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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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.28
ROVI's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
73% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.03 vs. ROVI: 0.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
ROVI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 10098.82
Current: 0.28

0.28
10098.82
Equity to Asset 0.45
ROVI's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
53% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. ROVI: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
ROVI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 0.95
Current: 0.45

0.45
0.95
Interest Coverage 1.53
ROVI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
50% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. ROVI: 1.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
ROVI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.55   Max: 9999.99
Current: 1.53

0.55
9999.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 0.97
M-Score: -2.88
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 13.76
ROVI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. ROVI: 13.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
ROVI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 7.57   Max: 38.96
Current: 13.76

7.57
38.96
Net-margin (%) -5.80
ROVI's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. ROVI: -5.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
ROVI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -34.56   Max: 39.31
Current: -5.8

-34.56
39.31
ROE (%) -2.73
ROVI's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. ROVI: -2.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
ROVI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -11.87   Max: 25.59
Current: -2.73

-11.87
25.59
ROA (%) -1.25
ROVI's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.78 vs. ROVI: -1.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
ROVI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -6.38   Max: 21.19
Current: -1.25

-6.38
21.19
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 175.57
ROVI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.55 vs. ROVI: 175.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
ROVI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 15.02   Max: 556.69
Current: 175.57

15.02
556.69
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -0.60
ROVI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: -11.80 vs. ROVI: -0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ROVI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -7.3   Max: 27.4
Current: -0.6

-7.3
27.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -5.10
ROVI's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ROVI: -5.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ROVI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -6.5   Max: 41.9
Current: -5.1

-6.5
41.9
» ROVI's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

ROVI Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 178,081 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 469,690 sh (+1275.82%)
Chuck Royce 1,200,384 sh (+7.81%)
Diamond Hill Capital 138,025 sh (+0.44%)
First Eagle Investment 184 sh (unchged)
John Hussman Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
David Dreman Sold Out
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Q3 2014

ROVI Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 19,976 sh (New)
David Dreman 2,843 sh (New)
George Soros 366,666 sh (New)
Jim Simons 322,304 sh (+80.99%)
Joel Greenblatt 802,128 sh (+70.78%)
Chuck Royce 1,351,384 sh (+12.58%)
First Eagle Investment 184 sh (unchged)
Diamond Hill Capital 135,445 sh (-1.87%)
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Q4 2014

ROVI Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Joel Greenblatt 948,088 sh (+18.20%)
Chuck Royce 1,364,384 sh (+0.96%)
Diamond Hill Capital 136,423 sh (+0.72%)
First Eagle Investment 184 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
David Dreman 2,606 sh (-8.34%)
Jim Simons 44,871 sh (-86.08%)
» More
Q1 2015

ROVI Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 24,000 sh (New)
George Soros 806,666 sh (New)
David Dreman 106,010 sh (+3967.92%)
Diamond Hill Capital 390,025 sh (+185.89%)
First Eagle Investment 184 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Chuck Royce 1,101,484 sh (-19.27%)
Joel Greenblatt 12,926 sh (-98.64%)
» More
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Ratios

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history
Forward P/E 7.03
ROVI's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
98% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ROVI: 7.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 1.40
ROVI's P/B is ranked higher than
78% of the 2000 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. ROVI: 1.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
ROVI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 4.16
Current: 1.4

0.57
4.16
P/S 2.80
ROVI's P/S is ranked lower than
64% of the 2104 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ROVI: 2.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
ROVI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.02   Max: 16.78
Current: 2.8

2.02
16.78
PFCF 14.60
ROVI's PFCF is ranked higher than
84% of the 2104 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 107.10 vs. ROVI: 14.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
ROVI' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 7.27   Max: 38.3
Current: 14.6

7.27
38.3
POCF 10.24
ROVI's POCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 2104 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 120.50 vs. ROVI: 10.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
ROVI' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 6.58   Max: 32.34
Current: 10.24

6.58
32.34
EV-to-EBIT 31.20
ROVI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
62% of the 2104 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 196.66 vs. ROVI: 31.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
ROVI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 12.1   Max: 175.3
Current: 31.2

12.1
175.3
Current Ratio 3.69
ROVI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. ROVI: 3.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ROVI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.12   Max: 15.77
Current: 3.69

1.12
15.77
Quick Ratio 3.69
ROVI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. ROVI: 3.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ROVI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.12   Max: 15.76
Current: 3.69

1.12
15.76
Days Sales Outstanding 56.82
ROVI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
74% of the 2104 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 97.83 vs. ROVI: 56.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ROVI' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 53.03   Max: 200.73
Current: 56.82

53.03
200.73

Valuation & Return

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history
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.50
ROVI's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
98% of the 2104 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9.90 vs. ROVI: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Projected) only.
ROVI' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.52   Max: 6.01
Current: 0.5

0.52
6.01
Price/Median PS Value 0.50
ROVI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 2104 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. ROVI: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
ROVI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 12.11
Current: 0.5

0.43
12.11
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.20
ROVI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
59% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. ROVI: 3.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
ROVI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 8.2
Current: 3.2

0.6
8.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 5.31
ROVI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
79% of the 2103 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ROVI: 5.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) only.
ROVI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 24.5
Current: 5.31

0.8
24.5

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application
Compare:CRM, SQI, RHT, INTU, ADBE » details
Traded in other countries:M17.Germany,
Rovi Corp, a Delaware corporation was formed in 2007. The Company is engaged in the discovery and personalization of digital entertainment. The Company provides various integrated solutions that are embedded in its customers' products and services, connecting consumers with entertainment. Content discovery solutions include interactive program guides (IPGs), search and recommendations, cloud data services and its database of Metadata. The Company also offers advertising and analytics services. Its analytics services utilize the proprietary data and data it acquires to offer service providers and advertisers the opportunity to optimize their television advertising and promotional efforts. In addition to offering IPGs developed by its customers may also license patents and deploy their own IPG or a third party IPG. The Company has patented many aspects of content discovery, DVR and VOD functionality, multi-screen functionality, as well as interactive applications and advertising. The Company has licensed this portfolio for use with linear television broadcast. However, there is an emerging industry transition to Internet platform technologies which is enabling new video services for television in homes as well as on multiple screens such as tablets and smartphones. The Company operates in two categories namely service providers and consumer electronics. The Company currently offers multiple IPGs to the CE industry, including those marketed under the G-GUIDE brand in Japan and the TotalGuide brand in Europe and North America. Its IPGs generally deliver continuously updated multi-day program listings to users, regardless of whether they receive their television signal via cable or over-the-air broadcast. The Company sells directly to CE manufacturers as well as semiconductor companies that supply the CE manufacturers. It offers music, television, movie, book, and video game metadata. In addition, the Company catalogs information on celebrities, awards, sports, and other data necessary to provide a robust set of metadata. It provides resources for all types of media and businesses in print, on-screen and online formats—as well as through interactive and electronic program guides. Additionally, the data covers multiple geographies including the US, Latin America, major Western European countries, Japan and Korea. The Company licenses a number of data and service offerings, including schedules, listings, TV supplements, and Web services. It sells directly to Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) and independent studios. The Company is subject to a number of foreign and domestic laws and regulations that affect companies that import or export software and technology, including encryption technology, such as the U.S. export control regulations as administered by the U.S. Department of Commerce.
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