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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 0.08
SCAI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
58% of the 307 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.19 vs. SCAI: 0.08 )
SCAI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.08   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.08

Equity to Asset 0.14
SCAI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
52% of the 307 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 0.41 vs. SCAI: 0.14 )
SCAI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 0.15
Current: 0.14

0.04
0.15
Interest Coverage 2.58
SCAI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
61% of the 199 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 5.04 vs. SCAI: 2.58 )
SCAI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.53   Max: 2.83
Current: 2.58

2.53
2.83
Z-Score: 1.25
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 (%) 19.63
SCAI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 8.52 vs. SCAI: 19.63 )
SCAI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 19.4   Max: 22.04
Current: 19.63

19.4
22.04
Net-margin (%) -1.57
SCAI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 4.94 vs. SCAI: -1.57 )
SCAI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -6.4   Max: -1.35
Current: -1.57

-6.4
-1.35
ROE (%) -7.35
SCAI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 9.59 vs. SCAI: -7.35 )
SCAI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -29.07   Max: -11.58
Current: -7.35

-29.07
-11.58
ROA (%) -0.92
SCAI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.53 vs. SCAI: -0.92 )
SCAI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -3.62   Max: -1.43
Current: -0.92

-3.62
-1.43
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 83.92
SCAI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 17.51 vs. SCAI: 83.92 )
SCAI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 81.53   Max: 170.95
Current: 83.92

81.53
170.95
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

SCAI Guru Trades in Q4 2013

RS Investment Management 261,700 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 200,000 sh (New)
Howard Marks 2,328,027 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 6,782 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 6,200 sh (New)
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Q1 2014

SCAI Guru Trades in Q1 2014

RS Investment Management 468,000 sh (+78.83%)
Howard Marks 2,328,027 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Chuck Royce Sold Out
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Q2 2014

SCAI Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Steven Cohen 125,100 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management 460,153 sh (-1.68%)
Howard Marks 1,642,285 sh (-29.46%)
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Q3 2014

SCAI Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Joel Greenblatt 8,074 sh (New)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
RS Investment Management 434,153 sh (-5.65%)
Howard Marks 1,099,090 sh (-33.08%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with SCAI

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 New Buy$26.75 - $31.28 $ 33.3214%8074
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/B 5.60
SCAI's P/B is ranked higher than
60% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. SCAI: 5.60 )
SCAI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 4.6   Max: 6.65
Current: 5.6

4.6
6.65
P/S 1.50
SCAI's P/S is ranked higher than
72% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. SCAI: 1.50 )
SCAI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.14   Max: 1.5
Current: 1.5

1.14
1.5
PFCF 8.40
SCAI's PFCF is ranked higher than
95% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 44.91 vs. SCAI: 8.40 )
SCAI' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 6.82   Max: 8.69
Current: 8.4

6.82
8.69
EV-to-EBIT 13.20
SCAI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
89% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 23.74 vs. SCAI: 13.20 )
SCAI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 12.1   Max: 14.2
Current: 13.2

12.1
14.2
Current Ratio 1.08
SCAI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. SCAI: 1.08 )
SCAI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.08   Max: 1.53
Current: 1.08

1.08
1.53
Quick Ratio 1.08
SCAI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. SCAI: 1.08 )
SCAI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.08   Max: 1.53
Current: 1.08

1.08
1.53

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 1.20
SCAI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. SCAI: 1.20 )
SCAI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.95   Max: 1.06
Current: 1.2

0.95
1.06
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.50
SCAI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
88% of the 306 Companies
in the Global Medical Care industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. SCAI: 7.50 )
SCAI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 7   Max: 8.3
Current: 7.5

7
8.3

Business Description

Industry: Health Care Providers » Medical Care
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