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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 : 3/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.01
SGMS's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
99% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.81 vs. SGMS: 0.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
SGMS' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.05 Max: 0.46
Current: 0.01
0.01
0.46
Equity-to-Asset -0.27
SGMS's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
99% of the 839 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. SGMS: -0.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
SGMS' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.67  Med: 0.21 Max: 0.5
Current: -0.27
-0.67
0.5
Interest Coverage 0.20
SGMS's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
99% of the 705 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 13.98 vs. SGMS: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SGMS' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 0.61 Max: 1.5
Current: 0.2
0.2
1.5
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 0.26
Beneish M-Score: -3.04
WACC vs ROIC
8.84%
1.66%
WACC
ROIC
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

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 4.53
SGMS's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
62% of the 851 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 7.92 vs. SGMS: 4.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
SGMS' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -37.14  Med: 4.53 Max: 10.65
Current: 4.53
-37.14
10.65
Net Margin % -12.27
SGMS's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
84% of the 851 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 4.91 vs. SGMS: -12.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
SGMS' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -50.54  Med: -5.52 Max: 5.08
Current: -12.27
-50.54
5.08
ROA % -4.73
SGMS's ROA % is ranked lower than
85% of the 860 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 2.56 vs. SGMS: -4.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
SGMS' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.98  Med: -2.33 Max: 2.75
Current: -4.73
-15.98
2.75
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 16.58
SGMS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
62% of the 853 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 9.58 vs. SGMS: 16.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
SGMS' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -74.1  Med: 13.13 Max: 23.05
Current: 16.58
-74.1
23.05
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 37.00
SGMS's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
96% of the 706 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. SGMS: 37.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
SGMS' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.2  Med: 10.5 Max: 46
Current: 37
-15.2
46
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 71.10
SGMS's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
96% of the 600 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. SGMS: 71.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
SGMS' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -49.4  Med: 8.65 Max: 72
Current: 71.1
-49.4
72
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 138.10
SGMS's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
97% of the 513 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. SGMS: 138.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
SGMS' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -47.9  Med: 6.1 Max: 268.4
Current: 138.1
-47.9
268.4
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

SGMS Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 21,500 sh (New)
David Einhorn Sold Out
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Q2 2016

SGMS Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 127,400 sh (+492.56%)
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Q3 2016

SGMS Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jim Simons 274,300 sh (+115.31%)
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Q4 2016

SGMS Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Jim Simons Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Travel & Leisure » Gambling    NAICS: 713290    SIC: 7999
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Traded in other countries:TJW.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Scientific Games Corp develops technology-based products and services and associated contents for gaming, lottery and interactive gaming industries. The company's business segments are; Gaming, Lottery and Interactive.

Scientific Games Corp is a provider of gaming products, systems, and services to the lottery and pari-mutuel industries. The firm is the producer of instant lotto tickets and prepaid phone cards, which make up more than 52% of sales. The firm also provides wagering systems, server-based gaming machines, and data communication services through its lottery systems and diversified gaming businesses. About 50% of instant lotto tickets are sold outside the United States. It has Gaming, Lottery and Interactive segments.

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 8.08
SGMS's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
84% of the 385 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 18.86 vs. SGMS: 8.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
SGMS' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.91  Med: 26.23 Max: 116.4
Current: 8.08
1.91
116.4
PS Ratio 0.69
SGMS's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 840 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 1.82 vs. SGMS: 0.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
SGMS' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 1.05 Max: 4.2
Current: 0.69
0.16
4.2
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 13.64
SGMS's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
59% of the 374 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 17.78 vs. SGMS: 13.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
SGMS' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.9  Med: 13.76 Max: 1151.54
Current: 13.64
3.9
1151.54
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 4.76
SGMS's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
84% of the 509 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 10.92 vs. SGMS: 4.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
SGMS' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.06  Med: 5.69 Max: 28.15
Current: 4.76
1.06
28.15
EV-to-EBIT 55.53
SGMS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
89% of the 883 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 16.87 vs. SGMS: 55.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SGMS' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -190  Med: 26.2 Max: 64.5
Current: 55.53
-190
64.5
EV-to-EBITDA 11.05
SGMS's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
56% of the 938 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 12.16 vs. SGMS: 11.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SGMS' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -356.4  Med: 10.5 Max: 35.2
Current: 11.05
-356.4
35.2
Current Ratio 1.61
SGMS's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
58% of the 806 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. SGMS: 1.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SGMS' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 1.69 Max: 2.99
Current: 1.61
0.25
2.99
Quick Ratio 1.26
SGMS's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
53% of the 806 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. SGMS: 1.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SGMS' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 1.35 Max: 2.66
Current: 1.26
0.12
2.66
Days Inventory 83.79
SGMS's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
75% of the 678 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 25.49 vs. SGMS: 83.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SGMS' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 45.03  Med: 54.72 Max: 86.67
Current: 83.79
45.03
86.67
Days Sales Outstanding 64.32
SGMS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
77% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 26.71 vs. SGMS: 64.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SGMS' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 64.32  Med: 72.25 Max: 115.77
Current: 64.32
64.32
115.77
Days Payable 62.32
SGMS's Days Payable is ranked higher than
57% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 44.58 vs. SGMS: 62.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SGMS' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 34.66  Med: 51.51 Max: 86.92
Current: 62.32
34.66
86.92

Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -1.10
SGMS's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
58% of the 439 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. SGMS: -1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SGMS' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -30.8  Med: -4.9 Max: 3.5
Current: -1.1
-30.8
3.5

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.66
SGMS's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
87% of the 666 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. SGMS: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
SGMS' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 0.98 Max: 8.05
Current: 0.66
0.2
8.05
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 1.80
SGMS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
71% of the 1087 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 4.87 vs. SGMS: 1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
SGMS' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.6  Med: 3.4 Max: 8.8
Current: 1.8
1.6
8.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 13.03
SGMS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
65% of the 425 Companies
in the Global Gambling industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. SGMS: 13.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
SGMS' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.5  Med: 7.8 Max: 18.7
Current: 13.03
-2.5
18.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,883
EPS (TTM) $ -4.05
Beta2.73
Short Percentage of Float19.17%
52-Week Range $7.90 - 24.15
Shares Outstanding (Mil)88.13

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 2,915 3,017
EPS ($) -2.24 -1.71
EPS without NRI ($) -2.24 -1.71
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
SG Interactive Has Three Games in iGaming Tracker's Top 10; Rainbow Riches Ranks No. 1 Apr 20 2017 
Scientific Games to Report First Quarter 2017 Results on Thursday, April 27, 2017 Apr 18 2017 
Scientific Games Acquires Bingo Showdown Creator Spicerack Media Apr 11 2017 
15.8 Million Entries! Pennsylvania Lottery Promotion Created by Scientific Games Sets U.S. Industry Apr 03 2017 
John Rogers Ariel Appreciation Fund Q3 Commentary Oct 25 2014 
John Rogers Comments on Scientific Games Corp. May 09 2013 
John Rogers' Ariel Investments Q1 Commentary May 09 2013 
GMI Ratings Governance Issue | Scientific Games Corp. May 02 2012 
Scientific Games Corp Reports Operating Results (10-K) Mar 01 2011 
International Lottery & Totalizator Systems (ITSI) Feb 03 2011 

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