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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 : 4/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.27
NYSE:TIME's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
76% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.29 vs. NYSE:TIME: 0.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
NYSE:TIME' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.55 Max: N/A
Current: 0.27
Equity-to-Asset 0.33
NYSE:TIME's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
76% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. NYSE:TIME: 0.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
NYSE:TIME' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 0.43 Max: 0.71
Current: 0.33
0.33
0.71
Interest Coverage 0.03
NYSE:TIME's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
100% of the 141 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 27.35 vs. NYSE:TIME: 0.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:TIME' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 43.02 Max: 140
Current: 0.03
0.03
140
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: -2.38
Beneish M-Score: -2.54
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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Operating Margin % 0.07
NYSE:TIME's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
69% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.46 vs. NYSE:TIME: 0.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
NYSE:TIME' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26.52  Med: 5.49 Max: 12.22
Current: 0.07
-26.52
12.22
Net Margin % -1.56
NYSE:TIME's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
68% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.67 vs. NYSE:TIME: -1.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
NYSE:TIME' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.39  Med: 2.65 Max: 7.65
Current: -1.56
-28.39
7.65
ROE % -2.94
NYSE:TIME's ROE % is ranked lower than
69% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.96 vs. NYSE:TIME: -2.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
NYSE:TIME' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -37.65  Med: -0.22 Max: 9.95
Current: -2.94
-37.65
9.95
ROA % -1.06
NYSE:TIME's ROA % is ranked lower than
69% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.04 vs. NYSE:TIME: -1.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
NYSE:TIME' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.35  Med: 0.23 Max: 7.08
Current: -1.06
-16.35
7.08
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -3.79
NYSE:TIME's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
70% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 14.88 vs. NYSE:TIME: -3.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
NYSE:TIME' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -259.43  Med: 17.35 Max: 123.6
Current: -3.79
-259.43
123.6
GuruFocus has detected 4 Warning Signs with Time Inc $NYSE:TIME.
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

TIME Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Joel Greenblatt 167,004 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,208,132 sh (New)
David Dreman 775 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 18,759 sh (+32.49%)
Mario Cibelli 270,000 sh (+8.00%)
First Eagle Investment 1,854 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Murray Stahl 20,535 sh (-7.68%)
Steven Cohen 530,000 sh (-14.76%)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 1,467,594 sh (-23.03%)
Dodge & Cox 12,050 sh (-59.40%)
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Q2 2016

TIME Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jana Partners 4,999,929 sh (New)
Mario Cibelli 365,000 sh (+35.19%)
David Dreman 775 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment 1,854 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Dodge & Cox Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 18,722 sh (-0.20%)
Jim Simons 1,180,700 sh (-2.27%)
Murray Stahl 18,848 sh (-8.22%)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 1,327,032 sh (-9.58%)
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Q3 2016

TIME Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 29,261 sh (New)
Leon Cooperman 903,500 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 15,526 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,254,600 sh (+6.26%)
First Eagle Investment 1,854 sh (unchged)
Jana Partners 4,999,929 sh (unchged)
David Dreman 775 sh (unchged)
Mario Cibelli Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 18,514 sh (-1.11%)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 1,224,217 sh (-7.75%)
Murray Stahl 15,675 sh (-16.83%)
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Q4 2016

TIME Guru Trades in Q4 2016

John Paulson 992,200 sh (New)
Leon Cooperman 3,893,255 sh (+330.91%)
Mario Gabelli 40,163 sh (+116.93%)
Paul Tudor Jones 52,786 sh (+80.40%)
Jim Simons 1,617,100 sh (+28.89%)
Jana Partners 4,999,929 sh (unchged)
David Dreman 775 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment 1,854 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Murray Stahl 15,110 sh (-3.60%)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 1,058,974 sh (-13.50%)
» More
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Business Description

Industry: Publishing » Publishing    NAICS: 511120    SIC: 2721
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Traded in other countries:17T.Germany, TIME.Mexico,
Headquarter Location:USA
Time Inc is a media company engaged in publication of magazines. The Company brands include People, Sports Illustrated, InStyle, Time, Real Simple, Southern Living, Entertainment Weekly, Travel + Leisure, Cooking Light, Fortune and Food & Wine.

Time Inc a media company incorporated in Delaware on November 28, 1922. The Company together with its subsidiaries is engaged in publication of magazines. The Company brands include People, Sports Illustrated, InStyle, Time, Real Simple, Southern Living, Entertainment Weekly, Travel + Leisure, Cooking Light, Fortune and Food & Wine, as well as more than 50 diverse titles in the United Kingdom such as Decanter, Horse & Hound and Wallpaper. The Company also provides content marketing, targeted local print and digital advertising programs, branded book publishing and marketing and support services, including subscription sales services for magazines and other products, retail distribution and marketing services and customer service and fulfillment services, for company and third-party clients, including other magazine publishers. The Company publishes paid digital versions of magazines for the tablet platforms. It publishes approximately over 80 magazine titles. The Company competes with digital publishers and other forms of media, including websites, tablet editions, social media and mobile apps. The Company's business is subject to and affected by laws and regulations of U.S. federal, state and local governmental authorities as well as the laws and regulations of international countries and bodies such as the European Union (the "EU"), and these laws and regulations are subject to change.

Top Ranked Articles about Time Inc

Time Inc. Builds on Video Momentum With Wochit Partnership

Video Creation Platform to Enable More Real-Time, Short-Form Video Produced by Time Inc. Brands

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Jun 8, 2016) - Time Inc. (NYSE: TIME) today announced a partnership with Wochit, a cloud-based video creation platform that fosters the rapid creation of real-time, short-form video. This partnership adds depth to the company's video development capabilities and can aid all Time Inc. brands' increasing video production efforts, especially with regard to breaking or trending news. All of this serves the company's mission to deliver premium video storytelling across the digital, social, OTT and film ecosystem. The Wochit platform supports all forms of video production, with its sweet spot of real-time, short-form video. Through this partnership, Time Inc. video producers can now incorporate Wochit's technology into their daily editorial workflow to facilitate the rapid generation of engaging video stories published and distributed across their brand sites and social channels. These resources will add to Time Inc.'s video transformation and growth trajectory. The company is currently on pace to create more than 40,000 pieces of video content in 2016 with across-the-board gains in consumption. "Partnering with Wochit gives us a powerful tool to further accelerate the volume of our real-time video productions, which we can integrate at the deepest levels across our sites and social channels," said Brandon Fong, Vice President, Business Development, Time Inc. Video. "We are honored that one of the world's most esteemed media companies has selected our technology as a critical part of their forward-looking business strategy and commitment to online video," said Drew Berkowtiz, Wochit Senior Vice President. "We are excited to support the content creation goals for Time Inc.'s respected brands as they continue to engage and grow their digital audience with video." About Time Inc.

Time Inc. is one of the world's leading media companies, with a monthly global print audience of over 120 million and worldwide digital properties that attract more than 150 million visitors each month, including over 60 websites. Our influential brands include People, Sports Illustrated, InStyle, Time, Real Simple and Southern Living, as well as more than 50 diverse titles in the United Kingdom. About Wochit

Wochit is a video creation platform empowering newsrooms, creators and brands to capture and expand audience attention through the power of social video. Founded in 2012, Wochit makes video accessible for anyone to produce and share at scale across all social and digital platforms. With Wochit, videos can be created quickly, using pre-negotiated, rights-cleared assets from AP, Reuters, Getty, Bloomberg and many more sources. Wochit is the winner of both the Gutenberg Prize for its disruptive technology in the field of journalism and Digiday's Best Video Technology Innovation for its significant impact on clients' bottom line. As video consumption and share of overall online audience continues to multiply, organizations of all sizes are under increasing pressure to make video a standard to all owned content practices. Wochit makes this possible in one efficient platform, and does so on behalf of media brands worldwide including Gannett, AOL, The Week, Die Welt, Der Spiegel, ProSieben, YLE Kioski, NRC Media and La Repubblica. The Company is backed by Cedar Fund, Greycroft Partners, Marker LLC and Redpoint Ventures. Wochit is based in New York, with offices in London and Tel Aviv. Find out more at www.wochit.com


CONTACT

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Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward PE Ratio 14.64
TIME's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 75 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 14.66 vs. TIME: 14.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PB Ratio 1.03
TIME's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
51% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. TIME: 1.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
TIME' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 0.92 Max: 1.33
Current: 1.03
0.73
1.33
PS Ratio 0.49
TIME's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. TIME: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
TIME' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 0.63 Max: 0.84
Current: 0.49
0.42
0.84
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 15.58
TIME's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
67% of the 76 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 12.69 vs. TIME: 15.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
TIME' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.16  Med: 11.42 Max: 22.96
Current: 15.58
7.16
22.96
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 7.63
TIME's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
52% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 9.88 vs. TIME: 7.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
TIME' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.21  Med: 9.65 Max: 14.24
Current: 7.63
6.21
14.24
EV-to-EBIT -223.63
TIME's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 15.54 vs. TIME: -223.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
TIME' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -260.74  Med: -2.7 Max: 56.6
Current: -223.63
-260.74
56.6
EV-to-EBITDA 19.54
TIME's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
77% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 11.05 vs. TIME: 19.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
TIME' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.2  Med: 7.1 Max: 69.6
Current: 19.54
-7.2
69.6
Current Ratio 1.01
TIME's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
72% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. TIME: 1.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
TIME' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 1.09 Max: 1.26
Current: 1.01
0.78
1.26
Quick Ratio 0.98
TIME's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
66% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. TIME: 0.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
TIME' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 1.05 Max: 1.23
Current: 0.98
0.72
1.23
Days Inventory 9.64
TIME's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
78% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 32.43 vs. TIME: 9.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
TIME' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.64  Med: 10.87 Max: 14.66
Current: 9.64
7.64
14.66
Days Sales Outstanding 64.79
TIME's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
57% of the 138 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 69.27 vs. TIME: 64.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
TIME' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 53.22  Med: 55.61 Max: 64.79
Current: 64.79
53.22
64.79
Days Payable 65.39
TIME's Days Payable is ranked lower than
57% of the 120 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 83.64 vs. TIME: 65.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
TIME' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 52.42  Med: 67.37 Max: 79.35
Current: 65.39
52.42
79.35

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 5.06
TIME's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
62% of the 216 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.14 vs. TIME: 5.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
TIME' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 4.17 Max: 6.08
Current: 5.06
0.75
6.08
Forward Dividend Yield % 4.09
TIME's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
63% of the 207 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.97 vs. TIME: 4.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 4.14
TIME's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
59% of the 282 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.53 vs. TIME: 4.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
TIME' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 4.17 Max: 6.08
Current: 4.14
0.75
6.08

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.78
TIME's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
59% of the 153 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. TIME: 0.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
TIME' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 0.93 Max: 1.3
Current: 0.78
0.78
1.3
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -0.44
TIME's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
68% of the 271 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.75 vs. TIME: -0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
TIME' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.44  Med: 4.9 Max: 11.8
Current: -0.44
-0.44
11.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $3,076
EPS (TTM) $ -0.49
Short Percentage of Float4.59%
52-Week Range $12.50 - 20.40
Shares Outstanding (Mil)99.19

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 2,972 2,987 3,026
EPS ($) 1.27 1.39 1.67
EPS without NRI ($) 1.27 1.39 1.67
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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