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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

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industry
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history
Cash-to-Debt 0.62
TKC's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
55% of the 402 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.42 vs. TKC: 0.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
TKC' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 1.51 Max: 4.13
Current: 0.62
0.15
4.13
Equity-to-Asset 0.51
TKC's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
69% of the 402 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.39 vs. TKC: 0.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
TKC' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.63 Max: 0.72
Current: 0.51
0.29
0.72
Interest Coverage 5.00
TKC's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
57% of the 381 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.64 vs. TKC: 5.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
TKC' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5  Med: 11.79 Max: 31.51
Current: 5
5
31.51
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 2.51
Beneish M-Score: -2.25
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 : 8/10

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Operating Margin % 15.27
TKC's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
73% of the 401 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.18 vs. TKC: 15.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
TKC' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.39  Med: 17.3 Max: 28.75
Current: 15.27
12.39
28.75
Net Margin % 10.44
TKC's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
78% of the 403 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.25 vs. TKC: 10.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
TKC' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.44  Med: 19.23 Max: 26.35
Current: 10.44
10.44
26.35
ROE % 9.83
TKC's ROE % is ranked higher than
61% of the 387 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.09 vs. TKC: 9.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
TKC' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.83  Med: 17.03 Max: 37.5
Current: 9.83
9.83
37.5
ROA % 5.22
TKC's ROA % is ranked higher than
70% of the 409 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.38 vs. TKC: 5.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
TKC' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.16  Med: 11.58 Max: 25.31
Current: 5.22
5.16
25.31
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 28.48
TKC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
71% of the 406 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.00 vs. TKC: 28.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
TKC' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 27.02  Med: 48.84 Max: 126.03
Current: 28.48
27.02
126.03
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 7.90
TKC's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
73% of the 381 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. TKC: 7.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
TKC' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 7 Max: 1344.3
Current: 7.9
0
1344.3
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 0.20
TKC's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
54% of the 324 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. TKC: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
TKC' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1.5 Max: 21.3
Current: 0.2
0
21.3
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -12.90
TKC's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
64% of the 274 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -3.00 vs. TKC: -12.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
TKC' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -12.9 Max: 39.5
Current: -12.9
0
39.5
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

TKC Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 1,106 sh (New)
John Rogers Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham 308,300 sh (-0.84%)
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Q2 2016

TKC Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 115,919 sh (New)
David Dreman 4,272 sh (+286.26%)
Jeremy Grantham 314,700 sh (+2.08%)
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Q3 2016

TKC Guru Trades in Q3 2016

NWQ Managers 604,966 sh (New)
David Dreman 4,272 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham 301,100 sh (-4.32%)
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Q4 2016

TKC Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Jim Simons 134,819 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 956,677 sh (+58.14%)
Jeremy Grantham 289,800 sh (-3.75%)
David Dreman 570 sh (-86.66%)
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Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services    NAICS: 517210    SIC: 4813
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Traded in other countries:TUL1.Germany, TCELL.Turkey,
Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS is a mobile service provider in Turkey. The Company provides mobile voice, broadband and other services over its mobile communications network.

Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS was incorporated in Turkey on October 5, 1993. The Company is a provider of mobile services in Turkey. It provides mobile voice, broadband and other services over its mobile communications network and has developed mobile brands in Turkey. GSM, a digital standard for mobile communications, was developed in 1987 to facilitate unification and integration of mobile communications. As a digital standard, GSM offers services that include voice, circuit switched data, packet data and fax, in addition to standard service offerings such as call barring, call forwarding, call waiting and roaming into areas serviced by other GSM carriers. The Company's operations are comprised of the following operating segments: Turkcell, Euroasia and Belarusian Telecom, all of which are GSM operators in their countries and Turkcell Superonline, which provides fixed broadband services in Turkey. Other operations include its companies operating in telecommunications, betting, call center and value added services. There are currently three mobile communications operators in Turkey: Turkcell, Vodafone and Avea. The Company currently provides mobile voice, broadband and other services to subscribers throughout Turkey. Subscribers can choose between its postpaid and prepaid services. The voice services consist of GSM services on a prepaid and postpaid basis. Through Mobile Broadband service, the Company provides voice and terminal bundled offers which contains 3G enabled terminal devices such as feature phones, smartphones, 3G modems, and tablets. The Company's distribution network is composed of distributors such as, Turkcell Distribution Centers, Corporate Solution Centers, non-exclusive dealers, Turkcell Communication Centers, Turkcell Stores. All the telecommunications activities conducted by the Company in Turkey is regulated by Information and Communication Technologies Authority.

Ratios

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PE Ratio 17.46
TKC's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
53% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.50 vs. TKC: 17.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
TKC' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.28  Med: 12.49 Max: 18.46
Current: 17.46
6.28
18.46
PE Ratio without NRI 16.98
TKC's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
57% of the 285 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.00 vs. TKC: 16.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
TKC' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.28  Med: 12.53 Max: 18.85
Current: 16.98
6.28
18.85
PB Ratio 1.63
TKC's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 391 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. TKC: 1.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
TKC' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.23  Med: 1.97 Max: 4.49
Current: 1.63
1.23
4.49
PS Ratio 1.84
TKC's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 403 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. TKC: 1.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
TKC' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.39  Med: 2.24 Max: 3.93
Current: 1.84
1.39
3.93
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 50.77
TKC's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
97% of the 278 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.49 vs. TKC: 50.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
TKC' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.17  Med: 11.19 Max: 51.03
Current: 50.77
5.17
51.03
EV-to-EBIT 12.25
TKC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
62% of the 311 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.35 vs. TKC: 12.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
TKC' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.8  Med: 7.85 Max: 13.3
Current: 12.25
3.8
13.3
EV-to-EBITDA 6.43
TKC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
65% of the 337 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.96 vs. TKC: 6.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
TKC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3  Med: 5.1 Max: 9.1
Current: 6.43
3
9.1
PEG Ratio 5.18
TKC's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
66% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.71 vs. TKC: 5.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
TKC' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.51  Med: 3.67 Max: 9.42
Current: 5.18
1.51
9.42
Shiller PE Ratio 12.74
TKC's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 116 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.65 vs. TKC: 12.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
TKC' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.58  Med: 10.61 Max: 17.24
Current: 12.74
0.58
17.24
Current Ratio 1.81
TKC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 388 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. TKC: 1.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
TKC' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 1.61 Max: 2.7
Current: 1.81
0.75
2.7
Quick Ratio 1.80
TKC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 388 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. TKC: 1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
TKC' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.74  Med: 1.59 Max: 2.68
Current: 1.8
0.74
2.68
Days Inventory 4.30
TKC's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
85% of the 313 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.35 vs. TKC: 4.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
TKC' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2  Med: 3.15 Max: 4.3
Current: 4.3
2
4.3
Days Sales Outstanding 107.94
TKC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
86% of the 311 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 46.72 vs. TKC: 107.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
TKC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.57  Med: 65.02 Max: 107.94
Current: 107.94
22.57
107.94
Days Payable 67.92
TKC's Days Payable is ranked higher than
53% of the 261 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 63.62 vs. TKC: 67.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
TKC' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 57.26  Med: 103.26 Max: 122.42
Current: 67.92
57.26
122.42

Buy Back

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5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 18.88
TKC's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
93% of the 793 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. TKC: 18.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
TKC' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.63  Med: 4.43 Max: 18.94
Current: 18.88
1.63
18.94
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.10
TKC's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
75% of the 259 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.50 vs. TKC: 0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
TKC' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1192.1  Med: 0 Max: 0.1
Current: 0.1
-1192.1
0.1

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Tangible-Book 3.35
TKC's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
56% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.87 vs. TKC: 3.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
TKC' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.99  Med: 3.93 Max: 53.81
Current: 3.35
1.99
53.81
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 5.59
TKC's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
89% of the 227 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. TKC: 5.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
TKC' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.08  Med: 1.64 Max: 5.61
Current: 5.59
1.08
5.61
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) 1.59
TKC's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
56% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. TKC: 1.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.82
TKC's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 361 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. TKC: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
TKC' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 1.08 Max: 1.61
Current: 0.82
0.01
1.61
Price-to-Graham-Number 1.59
TKC's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked higher than
55% of the 187 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. TKC: 1.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
TKC' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.96  Med: 1.3 Max: 2.12
Current: 1.59
0.96
2.12
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 8.12
TKC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
71% of the 399 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. TKC: 8.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
TKC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.5  Med: 12.75 Max: 26.6
Current: 8.12
7.5
26.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -0.94
TKC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
72% of the 248 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.33 vs. TKC: -0.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
TKC' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -46.2  Med: 7 Max: 2911.2
Current: -0.94
-46.2
2911.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $3,935
EPS (TTM) $ 0.47
Beta0.89
Short Percentage of Float0.25%
52-Week Range $6.35 - 10.87
Shares Outstanding (Mil)880.00

Analyst Estimate

Dec17
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 0.28
EPS without NRI ($) 0.28
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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