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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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Cash to Debt 0.12
SBSA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
55% of the 453 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. SBSA: 0.12 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.08   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.12

Equity to Asset -0.12
SBSA's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
53% of the 433 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. SBSA: -0.12 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.12   Max: 0.51
Current: -0.12

-0.12
0.51
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: -1.44
M-Score: -2.60
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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Revenue Growth (%) -100.00
SBSA's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 364 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. SBSA: -100.00 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 5.6
Current: -100

0
5.6
EBITDA Growth (%) -100.00
SBSA's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 294 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. SBSA: -100.00 )
SBSA' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 21.5
Current: -100

0
21.5
EPS Growth (%) -22.20
SBSA's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 273 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 8.80 vs. SBSA: -22.20 )
SBSA' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 96.1
Current: -22.2

0
96.1
» SBSA's 10-Y Financials

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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

SBSA Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Third Avenue Management 294,551 sh (+39.8%)
Jim Simons 235,320 sh (-1.13%)
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Q2 2013

SBSA Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Third Avenue Management 382,686 sh (+29.92%)
Jim Simons 234,620 sh (-0.3%)
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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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Ratios

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P/S 0.31
SBSA's P/S is ranked higher than
93% of the 459 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. SBSA: 0.31 )
SBSA' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 5.81
Current: 0.31

0.03
5.81
PFCF 3.90
SBSA's PFCF is ranked higher than
95% of the 278 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 16.29 vs. SBSA: 3.90 )
SBSA' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 345.71
Current: 3.9

0.29
345.71
EV-to-EBIT 13.50
SBSA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
71% of the 370 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 15.13 vs. SBSA: 13.50 )
SBSA' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.1   Max: 34.2
Current: 13.5

6.1
34.2

Valuation & Return

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Price/DCF (Projected) 0.60
SBSA's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
87% of the 240 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. SBSA: 0.60 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 6.88
Current: 0.6

0.18
6.88
Price/Median PS Value 0.80
SBSA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 408 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. SBSA: 0.80 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 139.27
Current: 0.8

0.08
139.27
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.40
SBSA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
75% of the 384 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. SBSA: 7.40 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.9   Max: 16.3
Current: 7.4

2.9
16.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 26.56
SBSA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
94% of the 333 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 6.08 vs. SBSA: 26.56 )
SBSA' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 115.7
Current: 26.56

0.7
115.7

Business Description

Industry: Entertainment » Broadcasting - Radio
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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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