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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 : 8/10

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Cash to Debt 0.01
STRZA's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
100% of the 425 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. STRZA: 0.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
STRZA' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.54 Max: 4.11
Current: 0.01
0.01
4.11
Equity to Asset 0.13
STRZA's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
90% of the 404 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. STRZA: 0.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
STRZA' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.19 Max: 0.77
Current: 0.13
0.03
0.77
Interest Coverage 8.16
STRZA's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
59% of the 304 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 14.08 vs. STRZA: 8.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
STRZA' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.91  Med: 9.71 Max: 45.57
Current: 8.16
8.91
45.57
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 3.30
M-Score: -2.45
WACC vs ROIC
6.56%
19.40%
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 : 7/10

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Operating margin (%) 22.68
STRZA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 418 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 7.38 vs. STRZA: 22.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
STRZA' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -105.02  Med: 7.73 Max: 31.65
Current: 22.68
-105.02
31.65
Net-margin (%) 13.00
STRZA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 418 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.32 vs. STRZA: 13.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
STRZA' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -95.62  Med: 17.94 Max: 115.11
Current: 13
-95.62
115.11
ROE (%) 111.40
STRZA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 399 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.86 vs. STRZA: 111.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
STRZA' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.95  Med: 26.59 Max: 491.49
Current: 111.4
-8.95
491.49
ROA (%) 13.31
STRZA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. STRZA: 13.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
STRZA' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.39  Med: 9.97 Max: 18.01
Current: 13.31
-3.39
18.01
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 78.69
STRZA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 424 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 16.79 vs. STRZA: 78.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
STRZA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -400.47  Med: 114.66 Max: 673.58
Current: 78.69
-400.47
673.58
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 5.60
STRZA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 346 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. STRZA: 5.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
STRZA' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -24.3  Med: -2.20 Max: 84.6
Current: 5.6
-24.3
84.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 28.60
STRZA's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. STRZA: 28.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
STRZA' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -40.9  Med: 28.60 Max: 77.1
Current: 28.6
-40.9
77.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 1.60
STRZA's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 240 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. STRZA: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
STRZA' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -38.5  Med: 1.60 Max: 76
Current: 1.6
-38.5
76
» STRZA's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-29)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

STRZA Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Lee Ainslie 6,270 sh (New)
Jana Partners 7,593,875 sh (+1.30%)
Tom Gayner 12,000 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Sold Out
Murray Stahl 7,059,134 sh (-1.13%)
Mario Gabelli 336,461 sh (-13.77%)
John Keeley 938,000 sh (-26.96%)
First Eagle Investment 53,068 sh (-27.66%)
Joel Greenblatt 16,000 sh (-50.40%)
Paul Tudor Jones 4,900 sh (-72.32%)
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Q3 2015

STRZA Guru Trades in Q3 2015

John Hussman 100,000 sh (New)
Columbia Wanger 1,045,000 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 247,450 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 90,000 sh (New)
Lee Ainslie 26,530 sh (+323.13%)
First Eagle Investment 53,068 sh (unchged)
Tom Gayner 12,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 328,479 sh (-2.37%)
Joel Greenblatt 14,441 sh (-9.74%)
Murray Stahl 6,130,566 sh (-13.15%)
Jana Partners 5,556,947 sh (-26.82%)
John Keeley 377,584 sh (-59.75%)
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Q4 2015

STRZA Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Steven Cohen 77,500 sh (New)
Jim Simons 103,600 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 140,279 sh (+871.39%)
Caxton Associates 455,000 sh (+405.56%)
Lee Ainslie 32,160 sh (+21.22%)
Columbia Wanger 1,052,937 sh (+0.76%)
First Eagle Investment 53,068 sh (unchged)
Tom Gayner 12,000 sh (unchged)
John Hussman Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 324,162 sh (-1.31%)
Jana Partners 5,371,957 sh (-3.33%)
Murray Stahl 5,730,534 sh (-6.53%)
Jeremy Grantham 228,950 sh (-7.48%)
John Keeley 115,360 sh (-69.45%)
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Q1 2016

STRZA Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 106,967 sh (New)
Jim Simons 440,000 sh (+324.71%)
Joel Greenblatt 480,481 sh (+242.52%)
Steven Cohen 237,300 sh (+206.19%)
Lee Ainslie 68,510 sh (+113.03%)
Jeremy Grantham 375,950 sh (+64.21%)
John Keeley 146,590 sh (+27.07%)
Mario Gabelli 341,427 sh (+5.33%)
Columbia Wanger 1,071,259 sh (+1.74%)
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Jana Partners Sold Out
Tom Gayner Sold Out
Murray Stahl 5,042,850 sh (-12.00%)
First Eagle Investment 44,068 sh (-16.96%)
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Business Description

Industry: Entertainment » Media - Diversified
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Starz is a media and entertainment company. It provides premium subscription video programming to U.S. MVPDs, including cable operators, satellite television providers and telecommunications companies.

Starz is a Delaware corporation, incorporated on May 7, 2007. The Company through its subsidiaries, operates as a media and entertainment company. The Company was formerly known as Starz, LLC and changed its name to Starz Inc in January 2013. The Company provides premium subscription video programming services to multichannel video distributors, including cable operators, satellite television providers, and telecommunications companies. The Company pay television channels, global content distribution, and animated television and movie production. The Company also develops, produces, acquires, and distributes entertainment content to consumers on DVD, digital formats, and traditional television. It sells or rents DVDs under the Anchor Bay and Manga brands; and distributes digital and on-demand content for its owned content and content for which it has licensed the non-pay television ancillary rights, as well as movies, television series, documentaries, children's programming, and other video content.

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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 12.71
STRZA's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
74% of the 284 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 20.52 vs. STRZA: 12.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
STRZA' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 6.70 Max: 33.63
Current: 12.71
0.18
33.63
Forward P/E 8.80
STRZA's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
87% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 15.75 vs. STRZA: 8.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 12.71
STRZA's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
74% of the 274 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 20.22 vs. STRZA: 12.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
STRZA' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 11.19 Max: 99.5
Current: 12.71
0.2
99.5
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 3.37
STRZA's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
93% of the 157 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 16.90 vs. STRZA: 3.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
STRZA' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 3.50 Max: 6.09
Current: 3.37
0.73
6.09
P/B 12.24
STRZA's P/B is ranked lower than
94% of the 403 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. STRZA: 12.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
STRZA' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.23 Max: 69.69
Current: 12.24
0.02
69.69
P/S 1.66
STRZA's P/S is ranked higher than
55% of the 416 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. STRZA: 1.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
STRZA' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.66 Max: 2.94
Current: 1.66
0.05
2.94
PFCF 11.44
STRZA's PFCF is ranked higher than
63% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 15.91 vs. STRZA: 11.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
STRZA' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 6.78 Max: 48.51
Current: 11.44
0.5
48.51
POCF 10.69
STRZA's POCF is ranked higher than
52% of the 223 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 11.01 vs. STRZA: 10.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
STRZA' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 6.55 Max: 97.82
Current: 10.69
0.5
97.82
EV-to-EBIT 9.62
STRZA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
73% of the 296 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 16.00 vs. STRZA: 9.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
STRZA' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.5  Med: 7.10 Max: 785.4
Current: 9.62
-7.5
785.4
EV-to-EBITDA 3.67
STRZA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
86% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 11.07 vs. STRZA: 3.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
STRZA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.6  Med: 2.90 Max: 12.2
Current: 3.67
-12.6
12.2
PEG 0.75
STRZA's PEG is ranked higher than
81% of the 117 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. STRZA: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
STRZA' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.00 Max: 2.2
Current: 0.75
0.6
2.2
Shiller P/E 10.04
STRZA's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
70% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 19.43 vs. STRZA: 10.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
STRZA' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.52  Med: 10.14 Max: 10.77
Current: 10.04
9.52
10.77
Current Ratio 2.46
STRZA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
72% of the 376 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.58 vs. STRZA: 2.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
STRZA' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.71  Med: 1.69 Max: 6.56
Current: 2.46
0.71
6.56
Quick Ratio 2.46
STRZA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 376 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. STRZA: 2.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
STRZA' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.71  Med: 1.69 Max: 6.56
Current: 2.46
0.71
6.56
Days Sales Outstanding 62.44
STRZA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
55% of the 342 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 67.96 vs. STRZA: 62.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
STRZA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.47  Med: 54.17 Max: 92.29
Current: 62.44
15.47
92.29
Days Payable 4.01
STRZA's Days Payable is ranked lower than
95% of the 300 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 54.34 vs. STRZA: 4.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
STRZA' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.98  Med: 6.84 Max: 17.01
Current: 4.01
1.98
17.01

Valuation & Return

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Price/Projected FCF 1.09
STRZA's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
61% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. STRZA: 1.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
STRZA' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 1.43 Max: 2.53
Current: 1.09
0.09
2.53
Price/Median PS Value 2.50
STRZA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
89% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. STRZA: 2.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
STRZA' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.89 Max: 4.34
Current: 2.5
0.14
4.34
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 10.44
STRZA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 437 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.41 vs. STRZA: 10.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
STRZA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 10.30 Max: 7500
Current: 10.44
0.1
7500
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 9.00
STRZA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9.31 vs. STRZA: 9.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
STRZA' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.4  Med: 9.35 Max: 29.2
Current: 9
4.4
29.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,681
EPS (TTM) $ 2.07
Beta0.84
Short Percentage of Float5.83%
52-Week Range $20.33 - 46.59
Shares Outstanding (Mil)98.43

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 1,702 1,716 1,722
EPS($) 2.43 2.98 3.42
EPS without NRI($) 2.43 2.98 3.42

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