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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.01
STB's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
54% of the 1315 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 0.33 vs. STB: 0.01 )
STB' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: 0.07
Current: 0.01

0
0.07
Equity to Asset 0.25
STB's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
53% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 0.42 vs. STB: 0.25 )
STB' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 0.54
Current: 0.25

0.22
0.54
Interest Coverage 0.93
STB's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
54% of the 751 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 7.12 vs. STB: 0.93 )
STB' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.15   Max: 1.54
Current: 0.93

0.15
1.54
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 1.07
M-Score: -2.15
WACC vs ROIC
5.21%
2.74%
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 : 4/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 3.22
STB's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1319 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 6.53 vs. STB: 3.22 )
STB' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 1.41   Max: 6.03
Current: 3.22

1.41
6.03
Net-margin (%) 0.41
STB's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1318 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. STB: 0.41 )
STB' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -4.23   Max: 1.01
Current: 0.41

-4.23
1.01
ROE (%) 1.42
STB's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1294 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 7.76 vs. STB: 1.42 )
STB' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -7.67   Max: 1.93
Current: 1.42

-7.67
1.93
ROA (%) 0.39
STB's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1324 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 3.02 vs. STB: 0.39 )
STB' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -2.72   Max: 0.75
Current: 0.39

-2.72
0.75
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 6.27
STB's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1313 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 7.56 vs. STB: 6.27 )
STB' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 4.31   Max: 9.79
Current: 6.27

4.31
9.79
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 9.20
STB's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1113 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. STB: 9.20 )
STB' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -20   Max: 9.2
Current: 9.2

-20
9.2
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 1.40
STB's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 968 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. STB: 1.40 )
STB' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -27.8   Max: 1.4
Current: 1.4

-27.8
1.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -17.80
STB's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 849 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. STB: -17.80 )
STB' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -17.8   Max: -0.2
Current: -17.8

-17.8
-0.2
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 989.70
STB's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
55% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 29.10 vs. STB: 989.70 )
STB' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 22.98   Max: 2422.59
Current: 989.7

22.98
2422.59
Forward P/E 87.72
STB's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
62% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 58.14 vs. STB: 87.72 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 7209.60
STB's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 30.30 vs. STB: 7209.60 )
STB' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 24.44   Max: 7740.2
Current: 7209.6

24.44
7740.2
P/B 3.60
STB's P/B is ranked higher than
50% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. STB: 3.60 )
STB' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.82   Max: 3.85
Current: 3.6

0.82
3.85
P/S 1.13
STB's P/S is ranked higher than
63% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. STB: 1.13 )
STB' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.55   Max: 1.8
Current: 1.13

0.55
1.8
POCF 21.66
STB's POCF is ranked higher than
66% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 13.15 vs. STB: 21.66 )
STB' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 3.5   Max: 24.78
Current: 21.66

3.5
24.78
EV-to-EBIT 49.45
STB's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
65% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 25.76 vs. STB: 49.45 )
STB' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 29.8   Max: 111
Current: 49.45

29.8
111
Shiller P/E 249.20
STB's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
73% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. STB: 249.20 )
STB' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 226.33   Max: 249.6
Current: 249.2

226.33
249.6
Current Ratio 1.92
STB's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 1298 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. STB: 1.92 )
STB' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 2.21
Current: 1.92

0.8
2.21
Quick Ratio 1.84
STB's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 1298 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. STB: 1.84 )
STB' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.76   Max: 2.11
Current: 1.84

0.76
2.11
Days Inventory 3.41
STB's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
91% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 27.90 vs. STB: 3.41 )
STB' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 3.42   Max: 4.89
Current: 3.41

3.42
4.89
Days Sales Outstanding 50.71
STB's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
74% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 51.56 vs. STB: 50.71 )
STB' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 28.98   Max: 36.81
Current: 50.71

28.98
36.81

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 8.52
STB's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
95% of the 1016 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. STB: 8.52 )
STB' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 4.7   Max: 17.21
Current: 8.52

4.7
17.21
Dividend Payout 25.10
STB's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
62% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. STB: 25.10 )
STB' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 33.5
Current: 25.1

0.8
33.5
Dividend growth (3y) -15.70
STB's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
67% of the 698 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. STB: -15.70 )
STB' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 23.3
Current: -15.7

0
23.3
Yield on cost (5-Year) 12.49
STB's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
97% of the 1029 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 2.34 vs. STB: 12.49 )
STB' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 6.91   Max: 25.29
Current: 12.49

6.91
25.29
Share Buyback Rate -11.00
STB's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
59% of the 792 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. STB: -11.00 )
STB' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: -11   Max: -44.6
Current: -11

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 5.30
STB's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. STB: 5.30 )
STB' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 3.06   Max: 5.75
Current: 5.3

3.06
5.75
Price/Median PS Value 0.90
STB's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
88% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. STB: 0.90 )
STB' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 1.24
Current: 0.9

0.4
1.24
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 2.00
STB's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1297 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. STB: 2.00 )
STB' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.9   Max: 3.4
Current: 2

0.9
3.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -1.36
STB's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
70% of the 775 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 2.49 vs. STB: -1.36 )
STB' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -30.6   Max: -1.1
Current: -1.36

-30.6
-1.1

Analyst Estimate

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EPS($) 0.07 0.07 0.07 0.08
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Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Railroads
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Student Transportation Inc was incorporated on September 22, 2004 under the Business Corporations Act (Ontario). The Company is a provider of school bus transportation services in North America. The Company has two segments, a transportation segment and an oil and gas segment. The transportation segment provides school bus management services to public and private schools in North America. Its services include home-to-school busing, special needs transportation and extracurricular and charter trips for school and other groups. The oil and gas segment represents the Company's investments as a non-operator in oil and gas interests.
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