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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 : 5/10

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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 : 2/10

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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
TYYPRC15.293.51

Ratios

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EV-to-EBIT 32.30
TYY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. TYY: 32.30 )
TYY' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 32.3

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 3.52
TYY's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. TYY: 3.52 )
TYY' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 3.52

Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.52
TYY's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. TYY: 3.52 )
TYY' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 3.52

Valuation & Return

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Business Description

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Tortoise Energy Capital Corp commenced its operations in May 2005. Their investment objective is to seek a high level of total return with an emphasis on current distributions to stockholders. For purposes of their investment objective, total return includes capital appreciation of, and all distributions received from, securities in which they invest regardless of the tax character of the distributions.Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C. (the "Adviser") serves as their investment adviser. Company's investment objective is to seek a high level of total return with an emphasis on current distributions to stockholders. Their securities do not represent a deposit or obligation of, and are not guaranteed or endorsed by, any bank or other insured depository institution and are not federally insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Federal Reserve Board or any other government agency. The performance of their investment portfolio is subject to a number of risks, including the following Concentration Risk, Industry Specific Risk, Equity Securities Risk, Hedging Strategy Risk, Competition Risk, Liquidity Risk, Valuation Risk, Non-diversification Risk.
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