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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

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industry
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Cash to Debt 0.30
SIFY's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
62% of the 454 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. SIFY: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.83 Max: 533.2
Current: 0.3
0.14
533.2
Equity to Asset 0.44
SIFY's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
55% of the 429 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.41 vs. SIFY: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.61 Max: 0.93
Current: 0.44
0.15
0.93
Interest Coverage 2.01
SIFY's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
87% of the 253 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.03 vs. SIFY: 2.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.95 Max: 2.01
Current: 2.01
0.41
2.01
WACC vs ROIC
13.83%
47.01%
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 : 1/10

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Operating margin (%) 5.94
SIFY's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 452 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.26 vs. SIFY: 5.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -376.6  Med: -5.51 Max: 6.42
Current: 5.94
-376.6
6.42
Net-margin (%) 3.02
SIFY's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 452 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.47 vs. SIFY: 3.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -461.72  Med: -7.54 Max: 5.27
Current: 3.02
-461.72
5.27
ROE (%) 33.06
SIFY's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 429 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.78 vs. SIFY: 33.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SIFY' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -101.04  Med: -7.28 Max: 7.15
Current: 33.06
-101.04
7.15
ROA (%) 14.35
SIFY's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 459 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.37 vs. SIFY: 14.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SIFY' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -90.37  Med: -4.65 Max: 3.89
Current: 14.35
-90.37
3.89
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 65.73
SIFY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 456 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.51 vs. SIFY: 65.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SIFY' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -233.91  Med: -7.73 Max: 10.88
Current: 65.73
-233.91
10.88
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -0.50
SIFY's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 384 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. SIFY: -0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -25.5  Med: 1.30 Max: 84.9
Current: -0.5
-25.5
84.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 36.70
SIFY's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 322 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.70 vs. SIFY: 36.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SIFY' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: 5.70 Max: 57.1
Current: 36.7
0
57.1
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 41.90
SIFY's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
81% of the 298 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.20 vs. SIFY: 41.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
SIFY' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 18.31  Med: 59.36 Max: 8885.74
Current: 41.9
18.31
8885.74
Forward P/E 39.22
SIFY's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
85% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.04 vs. SIFY: 39.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
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PE(NRI) 42.20
SIFY's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
80% of the 298 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.90 vs. SIFY: 42.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
SIFY' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 18.3  Med: 59.62 Max: 12023.16
Current: 42.2
18.3
12023.16
P/S 1.02
SIFY's P/S is ranked higher than
63% of the 444 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. SIFY: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SIFY' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.15  Med: 1.76 Max: 7.26
Current: 1.02
0.15
7.26
PFCF 67.50
SIFY's PFCF is ranked lower than
88% of the 230 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.82 vs. SIFY: 67.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
SIFY' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 8.26  Med: 28.86 Max: 103.5
Current: 67.5
8.26
103.5
POCF 12.27
SIFY's POCF is ranked lower than
71% of the 318 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.14 vs. SIFY: 12.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SIFY' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 3.44  Med: 25.31 Max: 521.5
Current: 12.27
3.44
521.5
EV-to-EBIT 27.19
SIFY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
79% of the 330 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.87 vs. SIFY: 27.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SIFY' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -498.3  Med: -13.45 Max: 3063.2
Current: 27.19
-498.3
3063.2
Current Ratio 1.15
SIFY's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 442 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. SIFY: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.92  Med: 1.49 Max: 15.58
Current: 1.15
0.92
15.58
Quick Ratio 1.11
SIFY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
52% of the 442 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. SIFY: 1.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.89  Med: 1.47 Max: 15.55
Current: 1.11
0.89
15.55
Days Inventory 2.01
SIFY's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
87% of the 346 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.66 vs. SIFY: 2.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 1.48  Med: 5.83 Max: 29.23
Current: 2.01
1.48
29.23
Days Sales Outstanding 132.49
SIFY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
88% of the 378 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 47.77 vs. SIFY: 132.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 62.15  Med: 115.37 Max: 168.86
Current: 132.49
62.15
168.86

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 1.16
SIFY's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
91% of the 678 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.45 vs. SIFY: 1.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.73  Med: 1.14 Max: 1.33
Current: 1.16
0.73
1.33
Dividend Payout 0.38
SIFY's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
73% of the 351 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.66 vs. SIFY: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.38  Med: 0.38 Max: 0.38
Current: 0.38
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.12
SIFY's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
91% of the 678 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.33 vs. SIFY: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.73  Med: 1.13 Max: 1.33
Current: 1.12
0.73
1.33
Share Buyback Rate -11.00
SIFY's Share Buyback Rate is ranked lower than
76% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.00 vs. SIFY: -11.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: -5.6  Med: -13.10 Max: -37.3
Current: -11

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.53
SIFY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
88% of the 360 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. SIFY: 0.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.2  Med: 1.28 Max: 111.14
Current: 0.53
0.2
111.14
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 4.66
SIFY's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
95% of the 76 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. SIFY: 4.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 4.45  Med: 5.76 Max: 7.07
Current: 4.66
4.45
7.07
Price/Graham Number 2.02
SIFY's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
61% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.58 vs. SIFY: 2.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.93  Med: 3.00 Max: 6.19
Current: 2.02
1.93
6.19
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 3.70
SIFY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 447 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. SIFY: 3.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 0.2  Med: 2.60 Max: 5.8
Current: 3.7
0.2
5.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -3.67
SIFY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.72 vs. SIFY: -3.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
SIFY' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -20.9  Med: -0.20 Max: 24.5
Current: -3.67
-20.9
24.5

Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services
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Sify Technologies Ltd was incorporated on December 12, 1995 in Andhra Pradesh, India as Satyam Infoway Private Limited, a Company under the Indian Companies Act, 1956 to develop and offer connectivity-based corporate services in India. The Company changed its name from Satyam Infoway Limited to Sify Limited in January 2003 and from Sify Limited to Sify Technologies Limited in October 2007. It completed our initial public offering of ADSs in the United States in October 1999. The Company is an integrated ICT Solutions and Services companies in India, offering end-to-end solutions with comprehensive products delivered over a common telecom data network infrastructure reaching more than 1241 cities and towns in India. This telecom network also connects 36 Data Centres across India including Company's 5 Tier III Data Centres across the cities of Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru and customer data centres. Its Enterprise Service comprises of Telecom services, Data Centre services, Cloud and Managed services, Applications Integration services and Technology Integration services. The Telecom Services focus is on India Data Business, Global Network Business and Wholesale Voice. The Data Centre services offers services such as co-location, regular backup, server load balancing, remote backup; Managed Services like Messaging, shared Hosting, network and security; Storage and Virtualization and Managed Voice services to all resident Enterprises. The Cloud and Managed services provides On-Demand, anywhere, Flexible, Multi-tenant and Dedicated storage solutions , Public, Private and Hybrid cloud platforms and IaaS, Paas and DR as services. The Technology Integration services focuses on Service Desks and Command Centers, Voice and Video Conferencing, Hosted Contact Centers, Unified Communication and Unified Access, Virtualization, Data Centre Build, Campus/LAN/Data Centre Networking, WAN Architectures and Enterprise and End Point Security. The Applications Integration service caters to various verticals with offerings like Talent management, and automated platform that enables multi city, multiple point recruitments and test platform, Sales and Distribution platform, eLearning platform primarily for Enterprises outside of India for local and Internet based training, Web solutions like portals and a SAP integration practice. The Company faces competition from Reliance, TATA Communications and Bharti for Telecom services, Ctrl S, Reliance and Net Magic for Data Centres, proprietary leaders like IBM and localized players like Ramco for Cloud services, traditional software majors like Infosys, HP, Wipro and TCS for Applications Integration services and large entities like Reliance and TCS for its Technology Integration services.
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