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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

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.25
TIME's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
75% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. TIME: 0.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
TIME' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.36 Max: N/A
Current: 0.25
Equity to Asset 0.35
TIME's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
72% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. TIME: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
TIME' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 0.48 Max: 0.71
Current: 0.35
0.35
0.71
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: -2.53
M-Score: -2.64
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
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -3.56
TIME's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.47 vs. TIME: -3.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
TIME' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26.52  Med: 7.67 Max: 12.22
Current: -3.56
-26.52
12.22
Net-margin (%) -2.82
TIME's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.33 vs. TIME: -2.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
TIME' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.39  Med: 4.32 Max: 7.65
Current: -2.82
-28.39
7.65
ROE (%) -5.04
TIME's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.56 vs. TIME: -5.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
TIME' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -37.65  Med: 2.52 Max: 9.95
Current: -5.04
-37.65
9.95
ROA (%) -1.88
TIME's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 186 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.24 vs. TIME: -1.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
TIME' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.35  Med: 1.5 Max: 7.08
Current: -1.88
-16.35
7.08
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -35.26
TIME's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
83% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 16.48 vs. TIME: -35.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
TIME' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -259.43  Med: 38.54 Max: 123.6
Current: -35.26
-259.43
123.6
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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

TIME Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 14,951 sh (New)
Mario Cibelli 250,000 sh (+42.86%)
Steven Cohen 621,800 sh (+14.41%)
Pioneer Investments 61,286 sh (+4.84%)
Mario Gabelli 14,159 sh (unchged)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 1,906,669 sh (-2.31%)
Murray Stahl 22,244 sh (-6.54%)
Dodge & Cox 29,679 sh (-94.09%)
First Eagle Investment 1,854 sh (-99.78%)
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Q1 2016

TIME Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 775 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,208,132 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 167,004 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 18,759 sh (+32.49%)
Mario Cibelli 270,000 sh (+8.00%)
First Eagle Investment 1,854 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 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%)
David Dreman 775 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment 1,854 sh (unchged)
Jana Partners 4,999,929 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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Business Description

Industry: Publishing » Publishing    NAICS: 511120    SIC: 2721
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Traded in other countries:17T.Germany, TIME.Mexico,
Time Inc is a media company engaged in publication of magazines such as TIME, PEOPLE, Sports Illustrated, InStyle, Real Simple, Travel + Leisure & FOOD & WINE. Its franchises include FORTUNE 500, TIME 100 & PEOPLE's Sexiest Man Alive, among others.

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.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 15.13
TIME's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
59% of the 29 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 14.31 vs. TIME: 15.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 1.21
TIME's P/B is ranked higher than
55% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. TIME: 1.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
TIME' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 0.91 Max: 1.25
Current: 1.21
0.73
1.25
P/S 0.62
TIME's P/S is ranked higher than
65% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. TIME: 0.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
TIME' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 0.67 Max: 0.84
Current: 0.62
0.42
0.84
POCF 13.97
TIME's POCF is ranked lower than
72% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 10.93 vs. TIME: 13.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
TIME' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.21  Med: 9.75 Max: 14.55
Current: 13.97
6.21
14.55
EV-to-EBITDA 78.94
TIME's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
93% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 9.50 vs. TIME: 78.94 )
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 Max: 81.12
Current: 78.94
-7.2
81.12
Current Ratio 0.95
TIME's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
74% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.54 vs. TIME: 0.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
TIME' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.76  Med: 1.05 Max: 1.26
Current: 0.95
0.76
1.26
Quick Ratio 0.91
TIME's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
71% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. TIME: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
TIME' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 1.01 Max: 1.23
Current: 0.91
0.7
1.23
Days Inventory 10.25
TIME's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
78% of the 150 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 35.02 vs. TIME: 10.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
TIME' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.64  Med: 12.43 Max: 14.66
Current: 10.25
7.64
14.66
Days Sales Outstanding 53.93
TIME's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
70% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 71.22 vs. TIME: 53.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
TIME' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 53.22  Med: 54.29 Max: 56.93
Current: 53.93
53.22
56.93
Days Payable 63.37
TIME's Days Payable is ranked lower than
58% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 80.68 vs. TIME: 63.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
TIME' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 52.42  Med: 69.34 Max: 79.35
Current: 63.37
52.42
79.35

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 4.05
TIME's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
64% of the 223 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. TIME: 4.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
TIME' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 4.55 Max: 6.08
Current: 4.05
0.75
6.08
Forward Dividend Yield 4.05
TIME's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
64% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. TIME: 4.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 4.05
TIME's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
57% of the 278 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.57 vs. TIME: 4.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
TIME' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 4.55 Max: 6.08
Current: 4.05
0.75
6.08

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Median PS Value 0.93
TIME's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
63% of the 145 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. TIME: 0.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
TIME' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 1.07 Max: 1.22
Current: 0.93
0.72
1.22
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -4.08
TIME's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. TIME: -4.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
TIME' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.11  Med: 4.9 Max: 11.8
Current: -4.08
-4.11
11.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $3,086
EPS (TTM) $ -1.20
Short Percentage of Float5.09%
52-Week Range $12.23 - 20.40
Shares Outstanding (Mil)99.06

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 3,071 2,940 2,968 3,005
EPS ($) -0.40 1.24 1.30 1.38
EPS w/o NRI ($) -0.40 1.24 1.30 1.38
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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