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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 : 7/10

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Cash to Debt 0.37
SNI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
61% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. SNI: 0.37 )
SNI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.37

Equity to Asset 0.47
SNI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
68% of the 450 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. SNI: 0.47 )
SNI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 0.72
Current: 0.47

0.4
0.72
Interest Coverage 19.68
SNI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
74% of the 266 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9.02 vs. SNI: 19.68 )
SNI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 8.65   Max: 184.22
Current: 19.68

8.65
184.22
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 4.83
M-Score: -2.86
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 : 9/10

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Operating margin (%) 37.87
SNI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 448 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 10.01 vs. SNI: 37.87 )
SNI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 21.58   Max: 100
Current: 37.87

21.58
100
Net-margin (%) 19.96
SNI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 448 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.57 vs. SNI: 19.96 )
SNI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -8.77   Max: 29.54
Current: 19.96

-8.77
29.54
ROE (%) 24.06
SNI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 7.44 vs. SNI: 24.06 )
SNI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -12.47   Max: 37.42
Current: 24.06

-12.47
37.42
ROA (%) 11.38
SNI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 450 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.65 vs. SNI: 11.38 )
SNI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -6.26   Max: 16.47
Current: 11.38

-6.26
16.47
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 83.89
SNI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 447 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 27.47 vs. SNI: 83.89 )
SNI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 50.28   Max: 94.04
Current: 83.89

50.28
94.04
Revenue Growth (%) 15.00
SNI's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 412 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. SNI: 15.00 )
SNI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 17.3
Current: 15

0
17.3
EBITDA Growth (%) 0.50
SNI's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 335 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. SNI: 0.50 )
SNI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 51.4
Current: 0.5

0
51.4
EPS Growth (%) 12.80
SNI's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 322 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. SNI: 12.80 )
SNI' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 173.4
Current: 12.8

0
173.4
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

SNI Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 13,400 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
John Paulson Sold Out
Tom Russo 1,401,230 sh (-0.14%)
Murray Stahl 330,670 sh (-0.16%)
John Keeley 66,225 sh (-4.23%)
Mario Gabelli 1,289,486 sh (-5.14%)
Chuck Royce 45,900 sh (-8.38%)
Mason Hawkins 2,223,049 sh (-9.37%)
Pioneer Investments 285,461 sh (-32.37%)
John Hussman 375,000 sh (-37.71%)
Jim Simons 100,600 sh (-65.74%)
Steven Cohen 95,502 sh (-80.07%)
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Q3 2013

SNI Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 307,900 sh (+206.06%)
Murray Stahl 331,566 sh (+0.27%)
Mason Hawkins 2,223,049 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Tom Russo 1,393,439 sh (-0.56%)
Pioneer Investments 279,228 sh (-2.18%)
Mario Gabelli 1,239,494 sh (-3.88%)
John Keeley 60,945 sh (-7.97%)
Chuck Royce 38,500 sh (-16.12%)
Paul Tudor Jones 9,200 sh (-31.34%)
John Hussman 150,000 sh (-60%)
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Q4 2013

SNI Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 4,741 sh (New)
Jim Simons 412,600 sh (+34%)
Chuck Royce 42,100 sh (+9.35%)
Tom Russo 1,400,871 sh (+0.53%)
Mason Hawkins 2,223,049 sh (unchged)
John Hussman Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 279,170 sh (-0.02%)
John Keeley 60,035 sh (-1.49%)
Mario Gabelli 1,208,709 sh (-2.48%)
Murray Stahl 287,545 sh (-13.28%)
Paul Tudor Jones 3,200 sh (-65.22%)
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Q1 2014

SNI Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Eric Mindich 400,000 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 7,794 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 982,123 sh (+251.8%)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,163 sh (+155.09%)
Steven Cohen 9,993 sh (+110.78%)
Chuck Royce 62,000 sh (+47.27%)
Mason Hawkins 2,707,644 sh (+21.8%)
Jim Simons 475,050 sh (+15.14%)
Mario Gabelli 1,194,632 sh (-1.16%)
Tom Russo 1,381,079 sh (-1.41%)
John Keeley 58,945 sh (-1.82%)
Murray Stahl 253,680 sh (-11.78%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with SNI

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Mason Hawkins 2014-03-31 Add 21.8%0.2%$71.89 - $86.41 $ 83.657%2707644
Ray Dalio 2014-03-31 New Buy$71.89 - $86.41 $ 83.657%7794
John Hussman 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.64%$72.66 - $86.19 $ 83.657%0
John Hussman 2013-09-30 Reduce -60%0.66%$68.23 - $78.56 $ 83.6513%150000
John Paulson 2013-06-30 Sold Out 0.76%$63.8 - $70.01 $ 83.6525%0
John Hussman 2013-06-30 Reduce -37.71%0.53%$63.8 - $70.01 $ 83.6525%375000
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Sold Out 0.01%$63.8 - $70.01 $ 83.6525%0
John Hussman 2013-03-31 Add 20.4%0.24%$57.78 - $65.38 $ 83.6535%602000
John Hussman 2012-12-31 New Buy0.76%$56.5 - $63.72 $ 83.6539%500000
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 New Buy0.02%$56.5 - $63.72 $ 83.6539%4367
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.02%$52.88 - $62.33 $ 83.6545%0
John Paulson 2012-06-30 Reduce -30%0.29%$46.8 - $57.42 $ 83.6559%2100000
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Reduce -63.36%0.04%$46.8 - $57.42 $ 83.6559%5356
John Keeley 2012-06-30 Add 21.79%0.02%$46.8 - $57.42 $ 83.6559%75240
John Paulson 2012-03-31 Reduce -23.42%0.28%$42.53 - $49.23 $ 83.6597%3000000
John Keeley 2012-03-31 New Buy0.06%$42.53 - $49.23 $ 83.6597%61780
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add 167.6%0.04%$42.53 - $49.23 $ 83.6597%14619
Joel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Reduce -60.22%0.05%$36.15 - $43.98 $ 83.65105%5463
Mason Hawkins 2011-09-30 New Buy0.51%$37.62 - $49.64 $ 83.6593%2899000
John Paulson 2011-09-30 Add 50%0.27%$37.62 - $49.64 $ 83.6593%4500000
Joel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Reduce -48.21%0.09%$37.62 - $49.64 $ 83.6593%13733
Steve Mandel 2011-06-30 Sold Out 1.31%$44.52 - $51.99 $ 83.6570%0
Joel Greenblatt 2011-06-30 New Buy0.18%$44.52 - $51.99 $ 83.6570%26518
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 23.50
SNI's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
79% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 31.80 vs. SNI: 23.50 )
SNI' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 12.7   Max: 274.14
Current: 23.5

12.7
274.14
P/B 6.05
SNI's P/B is ranked higher than
58% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.89 vs. SNI: 6.05 )
SNI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 2.64   Max: 6.14
Current: 6.05

2.64
6.14
P/S 4.79
SNI's P/S is ranked higher than
56% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. SNI: 4.79 )
SNI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.03   Max: 4.98
Current: 4.79

2.03
4.98
PFCF 16.21
SNI's PFCF is ranked higher than
86% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 48.11 vs. SNI: 16.21 )
SNI' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.78   Max: 22.5
Current: 16.21

5.78
22.5
EV-to-EBIT 13.36
SNI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
85% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 23.04 vs. SNI: 13.36 )
SNI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 7   Max: 21.5
Current: 13.36

7
21.5
PEG 4.37
SNI's PEG is ranked higher than
84% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SNI: 4.37 )
SNI' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 1.44
Current: 4.37

0.28
1.44
Shiller P/E 31.71
SNI's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
86% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SNI: 31.71 )
SNI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 27.83   Max: 40.97
Current: 31.71

27.83
40.97
Current Ratio 1.41
SNI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 455 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. SNI: 1.41 )
SNI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.41   Max: 9.4
Current: 1.41

1.41
9.4
Quick Ratio 1.41
SNI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 455 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. SNI: 1.41 )
SNI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.41   Max: 9.4
Current: 1.41

1.41
9.4

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 0.84
SNI's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
75% of the 278 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. SNI: 0.84 )
SNI' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 0.94
Current: 0.84

0.31
0.94
Dividend Payout 0.25
SNI's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
96% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SNI: 0.25 )
SNI' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 0.23
Current: 0.25

0.06
0.23
Dividend growth (3y) 26.00
SNI's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
89% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. SNI: 26.00 )
SNI' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 71
Current: 26

0
71
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.02
SNI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
53% of the 280 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.44 vs. SNI: 2.02 )
SNI' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.78   Max: 2.38
Current: 2.02

0.78
2.38
Share Buyback Rate 4.00
SNI's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
94% of the 337 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: -0.60 vs. SNI: 4.00 )
SNI' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0   Max: -1
Current: 4

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 35.90
SNI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
62% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9.51 vs. SNI: 35.90 )
SNI' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 8.59   Max: 680.33
Current: 35.9

8.59
680.33
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.34
SNI's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
87% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.09 vs. SNI: 1.34 )
SNI' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.22   Max: 1.55
Current: 1.34

1.22
1.55
Price/Median PS Value 1.16
SNI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. SNI: 1.16 )
SNI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.55   Max: 1.22
Current: 1.16

0.55
1.22
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.42
SNI's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SNI: 1.42 )
SNI' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.52   Max: 1.29
Current: 1.42

0.52
1.29
Price/Graham Number 5.22
SNI's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
77% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SNI: 5.22 )
SNI' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 2.09   Max: 20.01
Current: 5.22

2.09
20.01
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.50
SNI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
79% of the 396 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. SNI: 7.50 )
SNI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 4.6   Max: 14.2
Current: 7.5

4.6
14.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 20.01
SNI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
90% of the 377 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.21 vs. SNI: 20.01 )
SNI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 20.6   Max: 59.6
Current: 20.01

20.6
59.6

Business Description

Industry: Entertainment » Media - Diversified
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Traded in other countries:SNY.Germany
Scripps Networks Interactive Inc was formed in 2008. The Company is a lifestyle content and interactive services company with respected, television and interactive brands. The Company's businesses engage audiences and efficiently serve advertisers by delivering entertaining. The Company manages its operations through two reportable operating segments: Lifestyle Media and Interactive Services. Lifestyle Media, includes Home and Garden Television, Food Network, Travel Channel, DIY Network, Fine Living Network, which will be re-branded as the Cooking Channel in 2010, Great American Country and associated Web sites that are part of the aforementioned television brands, and other Internet-based businesses serving food or shelter related categories such as RecipeZaar.com, HGTVPro.com and FrontDoor.com. Interactive Services includes online comparison shopping and consumer information services, bizrate, Shopzilla, and beso. The Company's Lifestyle Media segment earns revenue principally from advertising sales, affiliate fees and ancillary sales, including the sale and licensing of consumer products. Revenues from the Interactive Services segment are generated primarily from referral fees and commissions paid by merchants and service providers for online leads generated by the company's comparison shopping Web sites. The Company's Lifestyle Media business segment includes six national television networks and its portfolio of related interactive lifestyle brands. Home and Garden Television is in home television programming and is one of cable and satellite television's top-rated networks. Food Network is a cable and satellite television network that has been credited with redefining the television food genre. Travel Channel is a travel multi-media brand, offering quality television, video, Internet and mobile entertainment and information to travel enthusiasts. DIY is America's only television network and Web site dedicated solely to presenting entertaining and informational programming and content across a range of do-it-yourself categories including home building; home improvement; automotive restoration and repair; crafts; gardening; landscaping, hobbies and woodworking. Great American Country distributed in the U.S. via cable and direct-to-home satellite television services, the network reaches about 58 million households with original programming, special musical performances and live concerts. HGTVPro.com is a video-rich interactive service delivered via the Internet which appeals to professional builders, remodelers and contractors. RecipeZaar.com is a user-generated recipe and community Internet site featuring nearly 400,000 recipes. FrontDoor.com is an online real estate listing service that provides localized, in-depth information on homes in neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. The Company's Interactive Services segment includes Internet-based businesses that strive to simplify online shopping for consumers by aggregati
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