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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
STMP's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
93% of the 2073 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.15 vs. STMP: No Debt )
STMP' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 20.36   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.83
STMP's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
92% of the 2005 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. STMP: 0.83 )
STMP' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 0.99
Current: 0.83

0.77
0.99
Interest Coverage No Debt
STMP's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
71% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 985.82 vs. STMP: No Debt )
STMP' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9999.99   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 11.18
M-Score: -1.91
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 24.17
STMP's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 2055 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.43 vs. STMP: 24.17 )
STMP' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -14725   Max: 26.69
Current: 24.17

-14725
26.69
Net-margin (%) 34.00
STMP's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 2055 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.74 vs. STMP: 34.00 )
STMP' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -14125   Max: 34.54
Current: 34

-14125
34.54
ROE (%) 26.73
STMP's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1999 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 vs. STMP: 26.73 )
STMP' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -65.49   Max: 38
Current: 26.73

-65.49
38
ROA (%) 23.50
STMP's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 2078 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.78 vs. STMP: 23.50 )
STMP' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -59.07   Max: 32.29
Current: 23.5

-59.07
32.29
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 104.76
STMP's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 2065 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 29.04 vs. STMP: 104.76 )
STMP' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -730.38   Max: 544.5
Current: 104.76

-730.38
544.5
Revenue Growth (%) 10.40
STMP's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1667 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. STMP: 10.40 )
STMP' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 10.4   Max: 168
Current: 10.4

10.4
168
EBITDA Growth (%) 141.40
STMP's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 1357 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.30 vs. STMP: 141.40 )
STMP' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -72.8   Max: 141.4
Current: 141.4

-72.8
141.4
EPS Growth (%) 92.50
STMP's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 1265 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9.10 vs. STMP: 92.50 )
STMP' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -70.6   Max: 92.5
Current: 92.5

-70.6
92.5
» STMP's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

STMP Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Joel Greenblatt 152,700 sh (+746.22%)
Steven Cohen 14,755 sh (+46.25%)
Jim Simons 588,251 sh (+36%)
Mario Gabelli 79,300 sh (-5.93%)
Chuck Royce 27,700 sh (-32.36%)
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Q1 2014

STMP Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 9,300 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 347,751 sh (+127.73%)
Jim Simons 702,511 sh (+19.42%)
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 74,300 sh (-6.31%)
» More
Q2 2014

STMP Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Chuck Royce 3,100 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 73,500 sh (-1.08%)
Jim Simons 573,751 sh (-18.33%)
Joel Greenblatt 231,532 sh (-33.42%)
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Q3 2014

STMP Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 587,846 sh (+2.46%)
Chuck Royce 3,100 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 73,300 sh (-0.27%)
Joel Greenblatt 145,261 sh (-37.26%)
» More
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with STMP

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Reduce -37.26%0.04%$31.11 - $34.81 $ 47.6944%145261
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Reduce -33.42%0.06%$28.8 - $35.63 $ 47.6946%231532
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add 127.73%0.1%$32.42 - $42.46 $ 47.6926%347751
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add 746.22%0.13%$40.29 - $48.3 $ 47.696%152700
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 New Buy0.03%$38.01 - $45.52 $ 47.6914%18045
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 16.80
STMP's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
88% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 54.30 vs. STMP: 16.80 )
STMP' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 8.19   Max: 338
Current: 16.8

8.19
338
P/B 3.94
STMP's P/B is ranked higher than
66% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.33 vs. STMP: 3.94 )
STMP' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.42   Max: 7.69
Current: 3.94

1.42
7.69
P/S 5.71
STMP's P/S is ranked higher than
56% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.68 vs. STMP: 5.71 )
STMP' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.74   Max: 15.48
Current: 5.71

1.74
15.48
PFCF 20.21
STMP's PFCF is ranked higher than
87% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. STMP: 20.21 )
STMP' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 10.18   Max: 451.75
Current: 20.21

10.18
451.75
EV-to-EBIT 21.83
STMP's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
76% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 34.57 vs. STMP: 21.83 )
STMP' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -532.5   Max: 201.6
Current: 21.83

-532.5
201.6
PEG 0.23
STMP's PEG is ranked higher than
99% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. STMP: 0.23 )
STMP' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 17.02
Current: 0.23

0.16
17.02
Shiller P/E 30.04
STMP's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
87% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. STMP: 30.04 )
STMP' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 19.92   Max: 239.33
Current: 30.04

19.92
239.33
Current Ratio 1.78
STMP's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 2037 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.91 vs. STMP: 1.78 )
STMP' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.78   Max: 47.48
Current: 1.78

1.78
47.48
Quick Ratio 1.78
STMP's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 2037 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.78 vs. STMP: 1.78 )
STMP' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.78   Max: 47.48
Current: 1.78

1.78
47.48

Valuation & Return

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history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 596.13
STMP's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. STMP: 596.13 )
STMP' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 404.63
Current: 596.13

0.7
404.63
Price/Tangible Book 7.22
STMP's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
70% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 8.60 vs. STMP: 7.22 )
STMP' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 18.24
Current: 7.22

0.54
18.24
Price/DCF (Projected) 2.24
STMP's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
80% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 14.83 vs. STMP: 2.24 )
STMP' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 6.51
Current: 2.24

0.6
6.51
Price/Median PS Value 1.47
STMP's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
64% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. STMP: 1.47 )
STMP' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 308.33
Current: 1.47

0.46
308.33
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.68
STMP's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. STMP: 0.68 )
STMP' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 9.49
Current: 0.68

0.37
9.49
Price/Graham Number 2.28
STMP's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
83% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. STMP: 2.28 )
STMP' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.11   Max: 6.97
Current: 2.28

1.11
6.97
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 4.60
STMP's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
74% of the 2026 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. STMP: 4.60 )
STMP' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 8.6
Current: 4.6

0.5
8.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 71.56
STMP's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
99% of the 1509 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.09 vs. STMP: 71.56 )
STMP' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -30.6   Max: 72.6
Current: 71.56

-30.6
72.6

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application
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Traded in other countries:TAP1.Germany
Stamps.com, Inc., was founded in September 1996 and incorporated in Delaware in January 1998 as StampMaster, Inc. The Company changed its name to Stamps.com Inc. in December 1998 and completed its initial public offering in June 1999. It is a provider of Internet-based postage solutions. Its customers uses its service to mail and ship a variety of mail pieces, including postcards, envelopes, flats and packages, using a range of United States Postal Service "USPS" mail classes, including First Class Mail, Priority Mail, Priority Mail Express, Media Mail, Parcel Select, and others. Its customers include individuals, small businesses, home offices, medium-size businesses and large enterprises, and within these segments it targets both mailers and shippers. Its PC Postage solutions enable its customers to buy and print USPS approved postage and services with just a personal computer, printer and Internet connection, right from their home or office. Its PC Postage products and services includes PC Postage Services, PC Postage Integrations, Mailing & Shipping Supplies Store, and Branded Insurance. PhotoStamps is a patented form of postage that allows consumers to turn digital photos, designs or images into valid USPS-approved postage. With this product, individuals or businesses can create customized USPS approved postage using pictures of their children, pets, vacations, celebrations, business logos and more. The Company targets its PC Postage marketing at small businesses, home offices, medium-size businesses and large enterprises, and within these segments it targets both mailers and shippers, and market through affiliate channels, direct mail, direct sales, offline marketing programs, partnerships, remarketing, shipping integrations, traditional media, online advertising, USPS referrals, and enhanced promotion online advertising. The Company competes with Endicia.com, Pitney Bowes, Inc., Pitney Bowes, Neopost, FP Mailing Solutions, Hasler, eBay/PayPal and USPS permit manifest solutions. The Company is subject to continued USPS scrutiny and other government regulations.

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