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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 : 9/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
SQI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
98% of the 1806 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 8.17 vs. SQI: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SQI' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.53  Med: 9999.00 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.69
SQI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
65% of the 1719 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. SQI: 0.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SQI' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.31  Med: 0.69 Max: 0.96
Current: 0.69
-0.31
0.96
Interest Coverage No Debt
SQI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
97% of the 1173 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 613.26 vs. SQI: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SQI' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 45.23  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt
45.23
9999.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 3.19
M-Score: -2.44
WACC vs ROIC
14.68%
3.05%
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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 2.38
SQI's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 1762 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.75 vs. SQI: 2.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SQI' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -509.25  Med: -1.15 Max: 9.95
Current: 2.38
-509.25
9.95
Net-margin (%) 1.77
SQI's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 1763 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.38 vs. SQI: 1.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SQI' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1085.54  Med: -0.92 Max: 53.7
Current: 1.77
-1085.54
53.7
ROE (%) 1.01
SQI's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 1707 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. SQI: 1.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SQI' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -98.04  Med: -5.02 Max: 5.97
Current: 1.01
-98.04
5.97
ROA (%) 0.71
SQI's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 1810 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.01 vs. SQI: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SQI' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -86.45  Med: -0.48 Max: 44.42
Current: 0.71
-86.45
44.42
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 17.44
SQI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 1778 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 22.73 vs. SQI: 17.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SQI' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -801.11  Med: -12.68 Max: 196.54
Current: 17.44
-801.11
196.54
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 16.90
SQI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1367 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. SQI: 16.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SQI' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.7  Med: 15.20 Max: 78.8
Current: 16.9
-1.7
78.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 3.80
SQI's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1109 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. SQI: 3.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SQI' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.6  Med: 3.80 Max: 27.1
Current: 3.8
-18.6
27.1
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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

SQI Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 234,200 sh (+42.46%)
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Q2 2015

SQI Guru Trades in Q2 2015

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Jim Simons 366,089 sh (+56.31%)
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Q3 2015

SQI Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Chuck Royce 148,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 488,304 sh (+33.38%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
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Q4 2015

SQI Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 691,400 sh (+41.59%)
Chuck Royce 171,300 sh (+15.74%)
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Guru Investment Theses on SciQuest Inc

Meridian Funds Comments on SciQuest Inc - Jun 20, 2014

SciQuest, Inc. (SQI) also was the Fund’s largest detractor, experiencing a stock price decline over the period. We believe that this negative performance was due to shareholders taking profits at the end of the year after the stock returned nearly 80% for the 12-month period ending December 31, 2013. SciQuest is a software company that helps its customers connect with their suppliers and lower procurement costs. The company uses an on-demand model, which results in a high percentage of recurring revenues. We believe that this is a $4 billion potential market, which provides a long runway for growth considering SciQuest currently has less than $100 million in annual revenues.



From Meridian Funds's semi-annual report ended December 31, 2013.



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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 391.70
SQI's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
98% of the 1711 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 27.50 vs. SQI: 391.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
SQI' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.7  Med: 132.50 Max: 466.67
Current: 391.7
9.7
466.67
Forward P/E 28.01
SQI's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
78% of the 935 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 16.58 vs. SQI: 28.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 587.50
SQI's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
99% of the 1281 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 24.90 vs. SQI: 587.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
SQI' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.7  Med: 132.50 Max: 700
Current: 587.5
9.7
700
P/B 1.73
SQI's P/B is ranked higher than
64% of the 2331 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.53 vs. SQI: 1.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SQI' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.48  Med: 5.54 Max: 9.24
Current: 1.73
1.48
9.24
P/S 3.10
SQI's P/S is ranked lower than
73% of the 2332 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. SQI: 3.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SQI' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.61  Med: 5.50 Max: 7.62
Current: 3.1
2.61
7.62
PFCF 33.57
SQI's PFCF is ranked lower than
71% of the 1287 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 21.29 vs. SQI: 33.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
SQI' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.03  Med: 38.09 Max: 89.44
Current: 33.57
21.03
89.44
POCF 18.08
SQI's POCF is ranked lower than
55% of the 1585 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 15.49 vs. SQI: 18.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SQI' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.93  Med: 23.27 Max: 50.68
Current: 18.08
14.93
50.68
EV-to-EBIT 139.11
SQI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
95% of the 1791 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 17.84 vs. SQI: 139.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SQI' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -599.9  Med: -96.30 Max: 594.9
Current: 139.11
-599.9
594.9
EV-to-EBITDA 14.57
SQI's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
60% of the 1937 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 11.98 vs. SQI: 14.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SQI' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.7  Med: 48.55 Max: 734.7
Current: 14.57
10.7
734.7
PEG 367.19
SQI's PEG is ranked lower than
100% of the 530 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.73 vs. SQI: 367.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
SQI' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 2.14 Max: 2.55
Current: 367.19
0
2.55
Current Ratio 2.24
SQI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 1733 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. SQI: 2.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SQI' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.64  Med: 2.06 Max: 21.59
Current: 2.24
0.64
21.59
Quick Ratio 2.24
SQI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
59% of the 1733 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. SQI: 2.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SQI' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.64  Med: 2.06 Max: 21.59
Current: 2.24
0.64
21.59
Days Sales Outstanding 43.76
SQI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
80% of the 1430 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 70.48 vs. SQI: 43.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SQI' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 42.97  Med: 59.74 Max: 128.4
Current: 43.76
42.97
128.4
Days Payable 1.99
SQI's Days Payable is ranked lower than
93% of the 1290 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 44.10 vs. SQI: 1.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SQI' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.99  Med: 7.11 Max: 36.8
Current: 1.99
1.99
36.8

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Cash 5.68
SQI's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
68% of the 748 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 10.00 vs. SQI: 5.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
SQI' s Price/Net Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.83  Med: 12.28 Max: 155.36
Current: 5.68
4.83
155.36
Price/Net Current Asset Value 4.52
SQI's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
61% of the 1546 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.08 vs. SQI: 4.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
SQI' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.85  Med: 20.10 Max: 172.57
Current: 4.52
3.85
172.57
Price/Tangible Book 3.01
SQI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
57% of the 1833 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.21 vs. SQI: 3.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SQI' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.67  Med: 9.13 Max: 34.84
Current: 3.01
2.67
34.84
Price/Projected FCF 1.25
SQI's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
60% of the 1270 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. SQI: 1.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
SQI' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.06  Med: 4.20 Max: 87.88
Current: 1.25
1.06
87.88
Price/Median PS Value 0.56
SQI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
88% of the 2155 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. SQI: 0.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SQI' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 1.08 Max: 1.35
Current: 0.56
0.48
1.35
Price/Graham Number 9.04
SQI's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
79% of the 1544 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. SQI: 9.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
SQI' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.1  Med: 7.95 Max: 38.06
Current: 9.04
2.1
38.06
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 0.70
SQI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 1745 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. SQI: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SQI' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 1.15 Max: 2.2
Current: 0.7
0.2
2.2

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $105
EPS $ 0.06
Beta1.74
Short Percentage of Float3.49%
52-Week Range $9.49 - 18.26
Shares Outstanding(Mil)27.82

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 111 123
EPS($) 0.34 0.42
EPS without NRI($) 0.34 0.42

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Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application
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Traded in other countries:YSQ.Germany,
SciQuest Inc was incorporated in November, 1995. The Company provides on-demand strategic procurement and supplier management solutions that integrate its customers with their suppliers to improve procurement of indirect goods and services. In 2010, the Company completed an initial public offering of it's common stock. The Company provides solutions on-demand over the Internet using a SaaS model, which enables it to offer greater functionality, integration and reliability with less cost and risk than traditional on-premise solutions. The Company's products comprise of Spend Director Enterprise, a one-stop marketplace for all goods and services. Sourcing Director, self-service supplier portal for registration, event alerting and participation. Spend Radar Data Manager, an collect and manage organization-wide spend and spend-related data in one central database. Total Supplier Manager, collect, review and manage supplier compliance and sustainability information. Contract Director, supports all contract types, including procurement, sales, manufacturer and distributor. SciQuest Supplier Network, a SaaS communications hub that enables efficient and automated transaction interactions between Company's customers and suppliers through it's procurement, accounts payable and supplier management solutions. It also offers it's customers a number of services, some of which are included as part of their annual subscription fee and others, such as implementation services among others. The services offered are Implementation Services, Customer Support and Spend Classification Services. As at the end of the year, the Company served 534 customers. The Company's competitors include software application vendors such as SAP AG, Oracle, IBM and Infor, Zycus among others. As of date the Company have 31 issued U.S. patents and 14 pending U.S. patent applications.
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