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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
Equity to Asset 0.25
STB's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
55% of the 1147 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 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 higher than
50% of the 746 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 5.94 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: 4
Z-Score: 1.07
M-Score: -2.67
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 (%) 2.93
STB's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 1162 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 6.82 vs. STB: 2.93 )
STB' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -0.47   Max: 6.03
Current: 2.93

-0.47
6.03
Net-margin (%) 0.26
STB's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1162 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 4.57 vs. STB: 0.26 )
STB' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -6.05   Max: 1.01
Current: 0.26

-6.05
1.01
ROE (%) 0.82
STB's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1148 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 7.30 vs. STB: 0.82 )
STB' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -8.58   Max: 1.93
Current: 0.82

-8.58
1.93
ROA (%) 0.24
STB's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 2.92 vs. STB: 0.24 )
STB' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -3.06   Max: 0.75
Current: 0.24

-3.06
0.75
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 5.50
STB's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 7.77 vs. STB: 5.50 )
STB' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 2.21   Max: 9.73
Current: 5.5

2.21
9.73
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 9.20
STB's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1039 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)(%) 1.90
STB's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 941 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. STB: 1.90 )
STB' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -30   Max: 1.9
Current: 1.9

-30
1.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -17.80
STB's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 818 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 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) 2037.10
STB's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1208 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 25.30 vs. STB: 2037.10 )
STB' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 22.98   Max: 2422.59
Current: 2037.1

22.98
2422.59
P/B 3.73
STB's P/B is ranked higher than
56% of the 1208 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. STB: 3.73 )
STB' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.82   Max: 3.83
Current: 3.73

0.82
3.83
P/S 1.33
STB's P/S is ranked higher than
69% of the 1208 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. STB: 1.33 )
STB' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.55   Max: 1.8
Current: 1.33

0.55
1.8
PFCF 39.56
STB's PFCF is ranked higher than
80% of the 1208 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. STB: 39.56 )
STB' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 11.26   Max: 114.17
Current: 39.56

11.26
114.17
EV-to-EBIT 57.80
STB's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
62% of the 1208 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 20.59 vs. STB: 57.80 )
STB' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 29.8   Max: 111
Current: 57.8

29.8
111
Current Ratio 1.48
STB's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 1163 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. STB: 1.48 )
STB' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.78   Max: 2.21
Current: 1.48

0.78
2.21
Quick Ratio 1.41
STB's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 1163 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. STB: 1.41 )
STB' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.74   Max: 2.11
Current: 1.41

0.74
2.11

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 8.23
STB's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
95% of the 883 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. STB: 8.23 )
STB' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 4.7   Max: 17.21
Current: 8.23

4.7
17.21
Dividend Payout 36.27
STB's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
60% of the 1208 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 0.78 vs. STB: 36.27 )
STB' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 33.5
Current: 36.27

0.8
33.5
Dividend growth (3y) -15.70
STB's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
65% of the 662 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 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) 6.55
STB's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
89% of the 897 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. STB: 6.55 )
STB' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 3.75   Max: 13.74
Current: 6.55

3.75
13.74
Share Buyback Rate -11.00
STB's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
58% of the 707 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: -0.90 vs. STB: -11.00 )
STB' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: -11   Max: -44.6
Current: -11

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 5.48
STB's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1208 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 6.32 vs. STB: 5.48 )
STB' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 3.06   Max: 5.75
Current: 5.48

3.06
5.75
Price/Median PS Value 0.96
STB's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
81% of the 1208 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. STB: 0.96 )
STB' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 1.23
Current: 0.96

0.4
1.23
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 1.70
STB's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1150 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. STB: 1.70 )
STB' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.9   Max: 3.4
Current: 1.7

0.9
3.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -4.73
STB's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
69% of the 798 Companies
in the Global Railroads industry.

( Industry Median: 3.67 vs. STB: -4.73 )
STB' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -30.6   Max: -4.5
Current: -4.73

-30.6
-4.5

Analyst Estimate


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Revenue(Mil)
EPS($) 0.03 0.03 0.05
EPS without NRI($) 0.03 0.03 0.05

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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