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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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Cash to Debt No Debt
UNTD's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
93% of the 875 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.31 vs. UNTD: No Debt )
UNTD' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 47998
Current: No Debt

0.17
47998
Equity to Asset 0.47
UNTD's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
80% of the 871 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.39 vs. UNTD: 0.47 )
UNTD' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 0.88
Current: 0.47

0.32
0.88
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: -1.99
M-Score: -8.33
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 : 4/10

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Operating margin (%) 75.76
UNTD's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
100% of the 893 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.49 vs. UNTD: 75.76 )
UNTD' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -375.91   Max: 17.97
Current: 75.76

-375.91
17.97
Net-margin (%) 93.49
UNTD's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 893 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.07 vs. UNTD: 93.49 )
UNTD' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -358.09   Max: 26.19
Current: 93.49

-358.09
26.19
ROE (%) -49.50
UNTD's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 866 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.57 vs. UNTD: -49.50 )
UNTD' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -96.49   Max: 45.31
Current: -49.5

-96.49
45.31
ROA (%) -24.82
UNTD's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 896 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.71 vs. UNTD: -24.82 )
UNTD' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -80.38   Max: 29.35
Current: -24.82

-80.38
29.35
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -281.00
UNTD's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 896 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.46 vs. UNTD: -281.00 )
UNTD' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -604.58   Max: 412.51
Current: -281

-604.58
412.51
Revenue Growth (%) -38.00
UNTD's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 805 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. UNTD: -38.00 )
UNTD' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -38   Max: 60.2
Current: -38

-38
60.2
» UNTD's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

UNTD Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Julian Robertson 1,077,300 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 43,600 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 27,000 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 633,627 sh (+87.43%)
Jeremy Grantham 32,603 sh (+43.02%)
Jim Simons 1,701,516 sh (+25.66%)
John Keeley 3,155,800 sh (+11.58%)
John Buckingham Sold Out
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Q4 2013

UNTD Guru Trades in Q4 2013

First Pacific Advisors 44,401 sh (New)
John Keeley 634,417 sh (+40.72%)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Julian Robertson Sold Out
Chuck Royce 89,574 sh (-1.04%)
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Q1 2014

UNTD Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Chuck Royce 93,046 sh (+3.88%)
First Pacific Advisors 44,401 sh (unchged)
John Keeley Sold Out
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Q2 2014

UNTD Guru Trades in Q2 2014

George Soros 12,200 sh (New)
First Pacific Advisors 44,401 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 84,828 sh (-8.83%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with UNTD

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
George Soros 2014-06-30 New Buy$9.8 - $12.28 $ 11.758%12200
John Keeley 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.15%$9.23 - $14.28 $ 11.75-1%0
Julian Robertson 2013-12-31 Sold Out 1.3%$10.132 - $19.08 $ 11.75-15%0
John Keeley 2013-12-31 Add 40.72%0.04%$10.132 - $19.08 $ 11.75-15%634417
Julian Robertson 2013-09-30 New Buy1.3%$1.91 - $2.17 $ 11.75490%1077300
John Keeley 2013-06-30 New Buy0.43%$7.84 - $10.14 $ 11.7534%2828400
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Sold Out 0.01%$7.84 - $10.14 $ 11.7534%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Reduce -60.25%0.02%$6.64 - $7.68 $ 11.7561%37284
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Reduce -60.25%0.02%$6.64 - $7.68 $ 11.7561%37284
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Reduce -73.5%0.08%$5.28 - $7.43 $ 11.7584%93806
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Add 38.59%0.03%$4.92 - $6.51 $ 11.75112%353942
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add 77.23%0.05%$6.21 - $7.83 $ 11.7578%255383
Joel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Add 54.13%0.04%$6.43 - $8.43 $ 11.7558%125813
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Ratios

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P/B 1.80
UNTD's P/B is ranked higher than
85% of the 945 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.78 vs. UNTD: 1.80 )
UNTD' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 1.07
Current: 1.8

0.13
1.07
PFCF 24.70
UNTD's PFCF is ranked higher than
86% of the 945 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 46.38 vs. UNTD: 24.70 )
UNTD' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 7.67
Current: 24.7

0.37
7.67
EV-to-EBIT -1.04
UNTD's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
59% of the 945 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.03 vs. UNTD: -1.04 )
UNTD' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 5.4
Current: -1.04

0.1
5.4
Current Ratio 1.15
UNTD's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 883 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. UNTD: 1.15 )
UNTD' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.73   Max: 8.83
Current: 1.15

0.73
8.83
Quick Ratio 1.09
UNTD's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 883 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. UNTD: 1.09 )
UNTD' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.71   Max: 8.83
Current: 1.09

0.71
8.83

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 7.10
UNTD's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
94% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.27 vs. UNTD: 7.10 )
UNTD' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 8.25   Max: 82.39
Current: 7.1

8.25
82.39
Dividend growth (3y) -7.00
UNTD's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
79% of the 510 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. UNTD: -7.00 )
UNTD' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 5.3
Current: -7

0
5.3
Yield on cost (5-Year) 5.62
UNTD's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
74% of the 652 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.65 vs. UNTD: 5.62 )
UNTD' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 6.62   Max: 66.14
Current: 5.62

6.62
66.14
Share Buyback Rate -2.20
UNTD's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
76% of the 645 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. UNTD: -2.20 )
UNTD' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0.4   Max: -154.5
Current: -2.2

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 10.13
UNTD's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
78% of the 945 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.44 vs. UNTD: 10.13 )
UNTD' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 9.25
Current: 10.13

0.1
9.25
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.22
UNTD's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
99% of the 945 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.54 vs. UNTD: 0.22 )
UNTD' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 0.71
Current: 0.22

0.04
0.71
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 1.20
UNTD's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
61% of the 777 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. UNTD: 1.20 )
UNTD' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 18.5   Max: 25403.3
Current: 1.2

18.5
25403.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 49.16
UNTD's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
98% of the 713 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.82 vs. UNTD: 49.16 )
UNTD' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -90.8   Max: 202.6
Current: 49.16

-90.8
202.6

Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services
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