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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 0.02
STB's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
95% of the 796 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 0.35 vs. STB: 0.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
STB' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.02 Max: N/A
Current: 0.02
Equity to Asset 0.31
STB's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
75% of the 790 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. STB: 0.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
STB' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.36 Max: 0.54
Current: 0.31
0.22
0.54
Interest Coverage 0.80
STB's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
96% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 8.94 vs. STB: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
STB' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.91 Max: 1.54
Current: 0.8
0.15
1.54
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 0.80
M-Score: -2.42
WACC vs ROIC
7.95%
2.41%
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
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 2.41
STB's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 788 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 6.23 vs. STB: 2.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
STB' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.41  Med: 3.51 Max: 6.03
Current: 2.41
1.41
6.03
Net-margin (%) 0.35
STB's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 794 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 4.47 vs. STB: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
STB' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.23  Med: 0.40 Max: 1.01
Current: 0.35
-4.23
1.01
ROE (%) 1.15
STB's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
76% of the 782 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 7.07 vs. STB: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
STB' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.58  Med: 0.87 Max: 2.16
Current: 1.15
-8.58
2.16
ROA (%) 0.36
STB's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
76% of the 805 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 3.05 vs. STB: 0.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
STB' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.06  Med: 0.32 Max: 0.75
Current: 0.36
-3.06
0.75
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 6.62
STB's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 785 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 9.23 vs. STB: 6.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
STB' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.46  Med: 7.89 Max: 13.17
Current: 6.62
1.46
13.17
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 11.80
STB's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. STB: 11.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
STB' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20  Med: -4.45 Max: 11.8
Current: 11.8
-20
11.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 5.90
STB's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. STB: 5.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
STB' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -30  Med: -6.85 Max: 5.9
Current: 5.9
-30
5.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 14.80
STB's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 502 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. STB: 14.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
STB' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.6  Med: -9.60 Max: 14.8
Current: 14.8
-17.6
14.8
» STB's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

STB Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 861,200 sh (+14.29%)
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Q2 2015

STB Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Joel Greenblatt 26,085 sh (New)
Jim Simons 788,900 sh (-8.40%)
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Q3 2015

STB Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Joel Greenblatt 30,391 sh (+16.51%)
Jim Simons 605,500 sh (-23.25%)
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Q4 2015

STB Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 663,100 sh (+9.51%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 435.92
STB's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 14.26 vs. STB: 435.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
STB' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.98  Med: 258.46 Max: 2394.17
Current: 435.92
22.98
2394.17
Forward P/E 33.33
STB's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
96% of the 551 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 11.67 vs. STB: 33.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 3729.62
STB's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
100% of the 732 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 14.30 vs. STB: 3729.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
STB' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 24.43  Med: 461.83 Max: 7809.02
Current: 3729.62
24.43
7809.02
P/B 2.08
STB's P/B is ranked lower than
93% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. STB: 2.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
STB' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.82  Med: 2.53 Max: 3.85
Current: 2.08
0.82
3.85
P/S 0.72
STB's P/S is ranked lower than
56% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 0.63 vs. STB: 0.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
STB' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.55  Med: 1.35 Max: 1.8
Current: 0.72
0.55
1.8
POCF 8.41
STB's POCF is ranked lower than
58% of the 956 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 6.74 vs. STB: 8.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
STB' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.5  Med: 12.75 Max: 24.78
Current: 8.41
3.5
24.78
EV-to-EBIT 38.90
STB's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 11.78 vs. STB: 38.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
STB' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -34.8  Med: 46.05 Max: 272.2
Current: 38.9
-34.8
272.2
EV-to-EBITDA 10.04
STB's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
66% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 7.98 vs. STB: 10.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
STB' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.1  Med: 12.90 Max: 22.5
Current: 10.04
7.1
22.5
PEG 2343.75
STB's PEG is ranked lower than
100% of the 315 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. STB: 2343.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
STB' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 192.43  Med: 955.57 Max: 1130.8
Current: 2343.75
192.43
1130.8
Current Ratio 1.55
STB's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 789 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. STB: 1.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
STB' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 1.72 Max: 2.21
Current: 1.55
0.78
2.21
Quick Ratio 1.49
STB's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 789 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. STB: 1.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
STB' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.74  Med: 1.63 Max: 2.11
Current: 1.49
0.74
2.11
Days Inventory 3.33
STB's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
78% of the 607 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 13.14 vs. STB: 3.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
STB' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.03  Med: 4.17 Max: 4.89
Current: 3.33
3.03
4.89
Days Sales Outstanding 51.76
STB's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
64% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 41.96 vs. STB: 51.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
STB' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 28.98  Med: 35.11 Max: 36.81
Current: 51.76
28.98
36.81
Days Payable 8.70
STB's Days Payable is ranked lower than
91% of the 535 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 35.84 vs. STB: 8.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
STB' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.32  Med: 5.09 Max: 10.38
Current: 8.7
2.32
10.38

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 12.10
STB's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
93% of the 948 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 3.06 vs. STB: 12.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
STB' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.71  Med: 8.65 Max: 17.21
Current: 12.1
4.71
17.21
Dividend Payout 17.56
STB's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
99% of the 577 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 0.39 vs. STB: 17.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
STB' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 3.40 Max: 33.5
Current: 17.56
0.8
33.5
Dividend Growth (3y) 0.80
STB's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
54% of the 355 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. STB: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
STB' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -7.85 Max: 23.3
Current: 0.8
0
23.3
Forward Dividend Yield 12.02
STB's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
91% of the 935 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. STB: 12.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 10.20
STB's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
86% of the 948 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 3.43 vs. STB: 10.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
STB' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.96  Med: 7.28 Max: 14.48
Current: 10.2
3.96
14.48
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -9.00
STB's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
77% of the 437 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: -1.10 vs. STB: -9.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
STB' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -44.6  Med: -28.30 Max: -9
Current: -9
-44.6
-9

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 91.50
STB's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 956 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. STB: 91.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
STB' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.93  Med: 75.47 Max: 144
Current: 91.5
4.93
144
Price/Projected FCF 3.30
STB's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
80% of the 608 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. STB: 3.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
STB' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.26  Med: 4.42 Max: 5.75
Current: 3.3
2.26
5.75
Price/Median PS Value 0.55
STB's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
79% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 0.84 vs. STB: 0.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
STB' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.00 Max: 1.26
Current: 0.55
0.41
1.26
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 2.64
STB's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 792 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. STB: 2.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
STB' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 2.20 Max: 6.2
Current: 2.64
0.4
6.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 2.49
STB's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 450 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. STB: 2.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
STB' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -30.7  Med: -8.40 Max: 5.9
Current: 2.49
-30.7
5.9

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $560
EPS $ 0.04
Beta0.96
Short Percentage of Float1.64%
52-Week Range $3.02 - 6.01
Shares Outstanding(Mil)96.49

Analyst Estimate

Jun16 Jun17 Jun18
Revenue(Mil) 846 921 970
EPS($) 0.06 0.15 0.10
EPS without NRI($) 0.06 0.15 0.10

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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