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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 : 9/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
USMO's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
99% of the 800 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. USMO: No Debt )
USMO' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.49   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.83
USMO's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
96% of the 792 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. USMO: 0.83 )
USMO' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -2.54   Max: 0.84
Current: 0.83

-2.54
0.84
Interest Coverage No Debt
USMO's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
92% of the 563 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.26 vs. USMO: No Debt )
USMO' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 5.52   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

5.52
9999.99
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 5.89
M-Score: -2.94
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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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 21.69
USMO's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 788 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.85 vs. USMO: 21.69 )
USMO' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -125.45   Max: 24.51
Current: 21.69

-125.45
24.51
Net-margin (%) 13.13
USMO's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 788 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.98 vs. USMO: 13.13 )
USMO' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -134.86   Max: 202.21
Current: 13.13

-134.86
202.21
ROE (%) 10.20
USMO's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 762 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.18 vs. USMO: 10.20 )
USMO' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -111.61   Max: 1449.42
Current: 10.2

-111.61
1449.42
ROA (%) 8.42
USMO's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 792 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.69 vs. USMO: 8.42 )
USMO' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -240.8   Max: 374.03
Current: 8.42

-240.8
374.03
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 215.39
USMO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 784 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.49 vs. USMO: 215.39 )
USMO' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -597.11   Max: 231.16
Current: 215.39

-597.11
231.16
Revenue Growth (%) -2.70
USMO's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. USMO: -2.70 )
USMO' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -16.1   Max: 52.8
Current: -2.7

-16.1
52.8
EBITDA Growth (%) -9.60
USMO's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 606 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. USMO: -9.60 )
USMO' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -12.7   Max: 143.3
Current: -9.6

-12.7
143.3
EPS Growth (%) -28.70
USMO's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 545 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.20 vs. USMO: -28.70 )
USMO' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -70.8   Max: 31
Current: -28.7

-70.8
31
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

USMO Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Jim Simons 1,477,700 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 99,359 sh (+150.19%)
Chuck Royce 143,566 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 26,700 sh (-17.59%)
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Q2 2013

USMO Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jim Simons 1,520,100 sh (+2.87%)
Chuck Royce 143,566 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 22,774 sh (-77.08%)
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Q3 2013

USMO Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Whitney Tilson 10,437 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,566,300 sh (+3.04%)
Chuck Royce 143,566 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
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Q4 2013

USMO Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 1,630,900 sh (+4.12%)
Chuck Royce 143,566 sh (unchged)
Whitney Tilson Sold Out
» More
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with USMO

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.01%$13.4 - $15.65 $ 16.8717%0
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Reduce -77.08%0.05%$12.41 - $14.04 $ 16.8727%22774
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Add 150.19%0.04%$11.13 - $13.27 $ 16.8744%99359
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Add 28.55%0.01%$10.45 - $12.42 $ 16.8749%39714
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Add 26.84%0.01%$11.73 - $14.28 $ 16.8731%26081
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 New Buy0.03%$13.21 - $14.95 $ 16.8728%20562
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 13.60
USMO's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
80% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.30 vs. USMO: 13.60 )
USMO' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.66   Max: 334.17
Current: 13.6

2.66
334.17
P/B 1.40
USMO's P/B is ranked higher than
81% of the 728 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.26 vs. USMO: 1.40 )
USMO' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 2.34
Current: 1.4

0.77
2.34
P/S 1.80
USMO's P/S is ranked higher than
57% of the 822 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. USMO: 1.80 )
USMO' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 1.99
Current: 1.8

0.45
1.99
PFCF 9.20
USMO's PFCF is ranked higher than
86% of the 519 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.86 vs. USMO: 9.20 )
USMO' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.15   Max: 10.43
Current: 9.2

2.15
10.43
EV-to-EBIT 6.40
USMO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
93% of the 711 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.25 vs. USMO: 6.40 )
USMO' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.1   Max: 47.9
Current: 6.4

2.1
47.9
Shiller P/E 14.60
USMO's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
74% of the 482 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.99 vs. USMO: 14.60 )
USMO' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 10.88   Max: 247.17
Current: 14.6

10.88
247.17

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 2.90
USMO's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
57% of the 570 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. USMO: 2.90 )
USMO' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 38.69
Current: 2.9

0.13
38.69
Dividend Payout 0.40
USMO's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
78% of the 462 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. USMO: 0.40 )
USMO' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 0.63
Current: 0.4

0.01
0.63
Dividend growth (3y) 115.40
USMO's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
100% of the 386 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. USMO: 115.40 )
USMO' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 115.4
Current: 115.4

0
115.4
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.00
USMO's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
56% of the 584 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.83 vs. USMO: 3.00 )
USMO' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 38.69
Current: 3

0.13
38.69
Share Buyback Rate 0.80
USMO's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
90% of the 565 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -0.20 vs. USMO: 0.80 )
USMO' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 51   Max: -11.3
Current: 0.8

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 11.40
USMO's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
57% of the 82 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.10 vs. USMO: 11.40 )
USMO' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 4.51   Max: 9.65
Current: 11.4

4.51
9.65
Price/Net Current Asset Value 7.80
USMO's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
55% of the 157 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.90 vs. USMO: 7.80 )
USMO' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 3.4   Max: 30.74
Current: 7.8

3.4
30.74
Price/Tangible Book 3.30
USMO's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
59% of the 506 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. USMO: 3.30 )
USMO' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.56   Max: 3.94
Current: 3.3

1.56
3.94
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.40
USMO's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
95% of the 495 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. USMO: 0.40 )
USMO' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 0.37
Current: 0.4

0.23
0.37
Price/Median PS Value 1.50
USMO's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
52% of the 736 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. USMO: 1.50 )
USMO' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.72   Max: 1.42
Current: 1.5

0.72
1.42
Price/Graham Number 1.40
USMO's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
72% of the 429 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. USMO: 1.40 )
USMO' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 3.13
Current: 1.4

0.5
3.13
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 15.60
USMO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
92% of the 716 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. USMO: 15.60 )
USMO' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.1   Max: 47.2
Current: 15.6

2.1
47.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 3.38
USMO's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
77% of the 623 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.96 vs. USMO: 3.38 )
USMO' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 4.7   Max: 40
Current: 3.38

4.7
40

Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services
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USA Mobility Inc., a holding company. The Company through its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, USA Mobility Wireless, Inc., is a provider of wireless messaging, mobile voice and data and unified communications solutions in the United States. It has two reportable segments, wireless operations and software operations. Its wireless operations provide one-way and advanced two-way wireless messaging services including information services throughout the United States. It also offers voice mail, personalized greeting, message storage and retrieval, and equipment loss and/or maintenance protection to both one-way and two-way messaging subscribers. It market and distribute these wireless messaging and information services through a direct sales force and a small indirect sales channel. Its software operations offer a focused suite of unified communications solutions that include call center operations, clinical alerting and notifications, mobile communications and public safety solutions. The Company offers its services and products in the United States and abroad mainly to three major market segments: healthcare, government and large enterprise. The key market segments for its wireless (paging) operations include healthcare, government and large enterprise, while its software operations also have a presence in hospitality, in addition to these three segments. The Company's competitors for wireless messaging services include American Messaging Service, LLC and a variety of other regional and local providers. Its products and services also competes with an array of wireless messaging services provided by mobile telephone companies, including AT&T Mobility LLC, Sprint Nextel Corporation, T-Mobile USA, Inc., and Verizon Wireless, Inc. The Company is subject to regulation by the FCC and, to a lesser extent, by state and local authorities.

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