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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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.12
SBSA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
56% of the 461 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 0.85 vs. SBSA: 0.12 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.08   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.12

Equity to Asset -0.13
SBSA's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
52% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. SBSA: -0.13 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.13   Max: 0.51
Current: -0.13

-0.13
0.51
Interest Coverage 0.97
SBSA's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
54% of the 276 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 9.02 vs. SBSA: 0.97 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 3.56
Current: 0.97

0.39
3.56
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: -2.34
M-Score: -2.65
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
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history
Operating margin (%) 24.94
SBSA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 9.95 vs. SBSA: 24.94 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -249.32   Max: 47.58
Current: 24.94

-249.32
47.58
Net-margin (%) -57.59
SBSA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 6.43 vs. SBSA: -57.59 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -200.79   Max: 28.19
Current: -57.59

-200.79
28.19
ROA (%) -19.18
SBSA's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 3.65 vs. SBSA: -19.18 )
SBSA' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -67.19   Max: 5.36
Current: -19.18

-67.19
5.36
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 108.29
SBSA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 460 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 26.62 vs. SBSA: 108.29 )
SBSA' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -620.26   Max: 219.73
Current: 108.29

-620.26
219.73
Revenue Growth (%) 4.20
SBSA's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 422 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. SBSA: 4.20 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 5.6
Current: 4.2

0
5.6
» SBSA's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

SBSA Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Third Avenue Management 382,686 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 233,020 sh (-0.68%)
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Q4 2013

SBSA Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Third Avenue Management 382,686 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 232,920 sh (-0.04%)
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Q1 2014

SBSA Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Third Avenue Management 432,637 sh (+13.05%)
Jim Simons 239,220 sh (+2.7%)
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Q2 2014

SBSA Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Third Avenue Management 681,637 sh (+57.55%)
Jim Simons 251,520 sh (+5.14%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with SBSA

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Ratios

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P/S 0.22
SBSA's P/S is ranked higher than
96% of the 488 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. SBSA: 0.22 )
SBSA' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 5.81
Current: 0.22

0.03
5.81
PFCF 7.22
SBSA's PFCF is ranked higher than
93% of the 488 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 57.87 vs. SBSA: 7.22 )
SBSA' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 345.71
Current: 7.22

0.29
345.71
EV-to-EBIT 7.30
SBSA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
95% of the 488 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 21.78 vs. SBSA: 7.30 )
SBSA' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.1   Max: 34.2
Current: 7.3

6.1
34.2
Current Ratio 0.37
SBSA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 301 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. SBSA: 0.37 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.26   Max: 10.48
Current: 0.37

0.26
10.48
Quick Ratio 0.37
SBSA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 301 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. SBSA: 0.37 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.26   Max: 10.48
Current: 0.37

0.26
10.48

Valuation & Return

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Price/DCF (Projected) 0.46
SBSA's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
94% of the 488 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. SBSA: 0.46 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 6.88
Current: 0.46

0.18
6.88
Price/Median PS Value 0.51
SBSA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 488 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. SBSA: 0.51 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 161
Current: 0.51

0.1
161
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 13.70
SBSA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
93% of the 401 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. SBSA: 13.70 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.9   Max: 16.3
Current: 13.7

2.9
16.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 43.82
SBSA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
95% of the 378 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 4.69 vs. SBSA: 43.82 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 115.7
Current: 43.82

0.7
115.7

Business Description

Industry: Entertainment » Broadcasting - Radio
Compare:SALM, BBGI, EVC, ROIAK, RGCI, CDL » details
Spanish Broadcasting System Inc is a Delaware corporation formed in 1994. The Company is a Spanish-language media and entertainment company with radio or television stations in the U.S. Hispanic markets, including Puerto Rico. Its radio and television stations serve markets representing approximately 40% and over 3.5% of the U.S. Hispanic population, respectively. The Company produces and distributes Spanish-language content, including radio programs, television shows, music and live entertainment through its 21 radio stations and its television group, MegaTV, which produces over 50 hours of original programming per week. MegaTV broadcasts via its owned and operated stations in South Florida and Houston and through distribution agreements with eight other stations, including nationally on a subscriber basis. It also owns 21 bilingual websites, including www.lamusica.com, Mega.tv and various station websites. In addition, it produces live concerts and events in the United States and Puerto Rico. Concerts generate revenue from ticket sales, sponsorship and promotions, raise awareness of its brands in the surrounding communities and provide its advertising partners additional opportunities to reach their target audience. It operates three Spanish-language radio stations in the United States based on the average number of listeners per quarter-hour, including its New York station (WSKQ-FM), which delivered the highest listenership among all Spanish-language radio stations in the United States, according to the 2012 Hispanic Fact Pack. Its radio stations are located in Los Angeles, New York, Puerto Rico, Miami, Chicago and San Francisco. The Company's radio stations compete with both Spanish-language and English-language radio stations in their market, as well as other media, such as newspapers, broadcast television, cable television, the Internet, magazines, outdoor advertising, satellite radio, transit advertising and direct mail marketing. Its television operations compete for viewers and revenue with both Spanish-language and English-language television stations in its local markets, as well as nationally broadcast television operations, cable television, the Internet and other video media. The Company is subject to various federal, state and local environmental laws and regulation.

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