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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.21
SBS's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
72% of the 791 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 0.23 vs. SBS: 0.21 )
SBS' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.05   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.21

Equity to Asset 0.47
SBS's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
84% of the 787 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 0.34 vs. SBS: 0.47 )
SBS' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 0.55
Current: 0.47

0.39
0.55
Interest Coverage 8.27
SBS's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
87% of the 488 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 3.38 vs. SBS: 8.27 )
SBS' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 9999.99
Current: 8.27

0.59
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.30
M-Score: -2.66
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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 27.74
SBS's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 799 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 12.87 vs. SBS: 27.74 )
SBS' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 18.74   Max: 35.6
Current: 27.74

18.74
35.6
Net-margin (%) 17.00
SBS's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 799 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 7.28 vs. SBS: 17.00 )
SBS' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -17.27   Max: 20.17
Current: 17

-17.27
20.17
ROE (%) 14.88
SBS's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 792 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 8.22 vs. SBS: 14.88 )
SBS' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -8.98   Max: 17.87
Current: 14.88

-8.98
17.87
ROA (%) 6.80
SBS's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 806 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 2.86 vs. SBS: 6.80 )
SBS' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -3.98   Max: 7.45
Current: 6.8

-3.98
7.45
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 1573.39
SBS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 800 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 7.96 vs. SBS: 1573.39 )
SBS' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 6.09   Max: 4305.39
Current: 1573.39

6.09
4305.39
Revenue Growth (%) -4.90
SBS's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 701 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. SBS: -4.90 )
SBS' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 516.8
Current: -4.9

0
516.8
EBITDA Growth (%) -5.80
SBS's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 679 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. SBS: -5.80 )
SBS' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 555.8
Current: -5.8

0
555.8
EPS Growth (%) -6.20
SBS's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 609 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. SBS: -6.20 )
SBS' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -84.1   Max: 981.1
Current: -6.2

-84.1
981.1
» SBS's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

SBS Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jeremy Grantham 993,049 sh (New)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 75,850 sh (+2.02%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jim Simons 1,603,400 sh (-6.78%)
Sarah Ketterer 129,500 sh (-66.91%)
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Q4 2013

SBS Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 12,254 sh (New)
Paul Singer 4,833,099 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 27,800 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 2,560,885 sh (+157.88%)
Sarah Ketterer 160,700 sh (+24.09%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 47,131 sh (-37.86%)
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Q1 2014

SBS Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 1,074,800 sh (New)
Paul Singer 14,241,409 sh (+194.66%)
Jeremy Grantham 3,365,185 sh (+31.41%)
Sarah Ketterer 162,800 sh (+1.31%)
Paul Singer 505,500 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 45,939 sh (-2.53%)
Steven Cohen 10,639 sh (-13.18%)
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Q2 2014

SBS Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Sold Out
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with SBS

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Hussman 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.01%$11.32 - $13.33 $ 9.94-20%0
Charles Brandes 2012-03-31 Sold Out 0.19%$9.44 - $12.81 $ 9.94-9%0
John Hussman 2012-03-31 Reduce -58.33%0.01%$9.44 - $12.81 $ 9.94-9%5000
Charles Brandes 2011-12-31 Add 27.09%0.04%$7.79 - $9.44 $ 9.9411%372024
Charles Brandes 2011-09-30 Add 67.13%0.05%$7.89 - $10.35 $ 9.948%292718
David Dreman 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0441%$7.89 - $10.35 $ 9.948%0
David Dreman 2011-06-30 Add 43.97%0.01%$9.49 - $10.44 $ 9.941%38668
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 8.00
SBS's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
97% of the 860 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 20.50 vs. SBS: 8.00 )
SBS' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.82   Max: 12.7
Current: 8

2.82
12.7
P/B 1.20
SBS's P/B is ranked higher than
84% of the 860 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. SBS: 1.20 )
SBS' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 1.93
Current: 1.2

0.1
1.93
P/S 1.30
SBS's P/S is ranked higher than
78% of the 860 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. SBS: 1.30 )
SBS' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 2.43
Current: 1.3

0.53
2.43
PFCF 26.80
SBS's PFCF is ranked higher than
81% of the 860 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 43.77 vs. SBS: 26.80 )
SBS' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.08   Max: 332.5
Current: 26.8

2.08
332.5
EV-to-EBIT 7.43
SBS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
96% of the 860 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 17.60 vs. SBS: 7.43 )
SBS' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 11.1
Current: 7.43

1.1
11.1
PEG 0.60
SBS's PEG is ranked higher than
97% of the 860 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 13.40 vs. SBS: 0.60 )
SBS' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 6.94
Current: 0.6

0.2
6.94
Shiller P/E 7.30
SBS's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
99% of the 860 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 26.81 vs. SBS: 7.30 )
SBS' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 3.17   Max: 13.04
Current: 7.3

3.17
13.04
Current Ratio 1.14
SBS's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 801 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. SBS: 1.14 )
SBS' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 1.24
Current: 1.14

0.59
1.24
Quick Ratio 1.12
SBS's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 801 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. SBS: 1.12 )
SBS' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 1.23
Current: 1.12

0.58
1.23

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.00
SBS's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
92% of the 860 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 3.49 vs. SBS: 1.00 )
SBS' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 1.51
Current: 1

0.28
1.51
Price/Median PS Value 1.30
SBS's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
65% of the 860 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. SBS: 1.30 )
SBS' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 2.33
Current: 1.3

0.54
2.33
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 13.60
SBS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
95% of the 761 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. SBS: 13.60 )
SBS' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 9   Max: 90.5
Current: 13.6

9
90.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 4.08
SBS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
77% of the 686 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Water industry.

( Industry Median: 3.67 vs. SBS: 4.08 )
SBS' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 6.3   Max: 25.3
Current: 4.08

6.3
25.3

Business Description

Industry: Utilities - Regulated » Utilities - Regulated Water
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Traded in other countries:SAJA.Germany
Companhia De Saneamento Basico Do Estado De Sao Paulo provides water & sewage services to residential, commercial, industrial & governmental customers. It also supplies water on wholesale basis & provides related consulting services.
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