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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 0.97
UAM's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
74% of the 43 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 0.63 vs. UAM: 0.97 )
UAM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.4   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.97

Equity to Asset 0.31
UAM's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
65% of the 46 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 0.38 vs. UAM: 0.31 )
UAM' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 0.44
Current: 0.31

0.3
0.44
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.20
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 : 6/10

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Operating margin (%) -0.79
UAM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 46 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 4.47 vs. UAM: -0.79 )
UAM' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -7.87   Max: 4.32
Current: -0.79

-7.87
4.32
Net-margin (%) -1.44
UAM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 46 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 2.36 vs. UAM: -1.44 )
UAM' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -8.92   Max: 5.36
Current: -1.44

-8.92
5.36
ROE (%) -4.59
UAM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 45 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 9.62 vs. UAM: -4.59 )
UAM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -22.93   Max: 12.71
Current: -4.59

-22.93
12.71
ROA (%) -1.42
UAM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 46 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 3.79 vs. UAM: -1.42 )
UAM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -8.3   Max: 5.02
Current: -1.42

-8.3
5.02
» UAM's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Equity & Asset
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

UAM Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Diamond Hill Capital 2,880,980 sh (+29.14%)
Richard Perry 7,702,936 sh (unchged)
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Q2 2014

UAM Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 73,700 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 3,186,945 sh (+10.62%)
Richard Perry 7,710,788 sh (+0.10%)
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Q3 2014

UAM Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Diamond Hill Capital 3,499,310 sh (+9.80%)
Richard Perry 7,710,788 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 64,700 sh (-12.21%)
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Q4 2014

UAM Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 92,500 sh (+42.97%)
Diamond Hill Capital 3,574,123 sh (+2.14%)
Richard Perry 7,710,788 sh (unchged)
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Preferred stocks of Universal American Corp

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
UAMCP0.000.008 1/2 % Mand Red Pfd Shs Series -A-

Ratios

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history
Forward P/E 33.44
UAM's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
73% of the 51 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 18.25 vs. UAM: 33.44 )
N/A
P/B 1.40
UAM's P/B is ranked higher than
90% of the 51 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 2.91 vs. UAM: 1.40 )
UAM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 1.4
Current: 1.4

0.7
1.4
P/S 0.43
UAM's P/S is ranked higher than
90% of the 51 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. UAM: 0.43 )
UAM' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 0.43
Current: 0.43

0.28
0.43
EV-to-EBIT -8.56
UAM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
65% of the 51 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 19.27 vs. UAM: -8.56 )
UAM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -102.6   Max: 10.5
Current: -8.56

-102.6
10.5
Days Sales Outstanding 13.40
UAM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
88% of the 51 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 28.86 vs. UAM: 13.40 )
UAM' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 5.48   Max: 17.73
Current: 13.4

5.48
17.73

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.40
UAM's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
96% of the 51 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. UAM: 1.40 )
UAM' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.94   Max: 1.31
Current: 1.4

0.94
1.31
Price/Median PS Value 1.30
UAM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
73% of the 51 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 1.34 vs. UAM: 1.30 )
UAM' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.89   Max: 1.07
Current: 1.3

0.89
1.07
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -11.40
UAM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
56% of the 45 Companies
in the Global Health Care Plans industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. UAM: -11.40 )
UAM' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: -11.7   Max: 10.8
Current: -11.4

-11.7
10.8

Business Description

Industry: Health Care Plans » Health Care Plans
Compare:CVH, HS, AGP, WCG, UNH, WLP, AET » details
The Company, through its health insurance and managed care subsidiaries, primarily serve the growing Medicare population by providing Medicare Advantage and Medicare supplement insurance products. Approximately 30% of the Medicare population in the United States is currently enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans and its current focus is to grow its Medicare Advantage business, particularly in its Texas, Oklahoma and Northeast markets. In addition, the company assumes that there is an opportunity to address the high cost of health care for the remaining 70% of the Medicare population enrolled in traditional fee-for-service Medicare and has joined with primary-care provider groups in several applications to participate in the Medicare Shared Savings Program through Accountable Care Organizations, or ACO's. Its operating segments includes: (i) Senior Managed Care - Medicare Advantage segment reflects its Medicare Advantage HMO, PPO and PFFS businesses. (ii) Traditional Insurance segment reflects its insurance products not offered through government programs, which includes Medicare supplement, other senior health insurance, specialty health insurance and life insurance. The Company competes with numerous other health insurance companies on a national, regional and local market basis, including United Healthcare, Humana and Cigna. Each of its insurance company subsidiaries and its HMO subsidiaries is also subject to the regulations of and supervision by the insurance department of each of the jurisdictions in which they are admitted and authorized to transact business.
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Healthcare Plan Sector: Bumpy Ride for UAM Sep 23 2013 
Weekly 3-Year Low Highlight: NSH, UAM, RNWK, BTH Aug 12 2013 
Universal American Financial Corp. (UAM) CFO Robert A Waegelein sells 4,913 Shares Apr 16 2010 
Universal American Financial Corp. (UAM) CEO Richard A Barasch sells 10,057 Shares Apr 16 2010 
Universal American Financial Corp. (UAM) CEO of Subsidiary Theodore M Jr Carpenter sells 2,875 Share Apr 16 2010 
Universal American Financial Corp. (UAM) CFO Robert A Waegelein sells 22,648 Shares Apr 08 2010 


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