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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 0.11
VIVEF's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
53% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. VIVEF: 0.11 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.07   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.11

Equity to Asset 0.40
VIVEF's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
63% of the 450 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. VIVEF: 0.40 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 0.45
Current: 0.4

0.2
0.45
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 1.15
M-Score: -3.02
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 : 5/10

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Operating margin (%) -1.97
VIVEF's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 448 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 10.01 vs. VIVEF: -1.97 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1.97   Max: 20.69
Current: -1.97

-1.97
20.69
Net-margin (%) 8.89
VIVEF's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 448 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.57 vs. VIVEF: 8.89 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -40.07   Max: 26.97
Current: 8.89

-40.07
26.97
ROE (%) 10.34
VIVEF's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 7.44 vs. VIVEF: 10.34 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -166.2   Max: 26.66
Current: 10.34

-166.2
26.66
ROA (%) 4.00
VIVEF's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 450 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.65 vs. VIVEF: 4.00 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -33.61   Max: 12.06
Current: 4

-33.61
12.06
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -5.77
VIVEF's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 447 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 27.47 vs. VIVEF: -5.77 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -5.77   Max: 94.7
Current: -5.77

-5.77
94.7
Revenue Growth (%) -10.80
VIVEF's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 412 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. VIVEF: -10.80 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 9.5
Current: -10.8

0
9.5
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 13.30
VIVEF's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
90% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 31.80 vs. VIVEF: 13.30 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.82   Max: 772.73
Current: 13.3

4.82
772.73
P/B 1.30
VIVEF's P/B is ranked higher than
83% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.89 vs. VIVEF: 1.30 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.82   Max: 2.08
Current: 1.3

0.82
2.08
P/S 1.20
VIVEF's P/S is ranked higher than
78% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. VIVEF: 1.20 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.51   Max: 3.77
Current: 1.2

0.51
3.77
PFCF 9.10
VIVEF's PFCF is ranked higher than
93% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 48.11 vs. VIVEF: 9.10 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.43   Max: 22.73
Current: 9.1

3.43
22.73
EV-to-EBIT -51.54
VIVEF's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
63% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 23.04 vs. VIVEF: -51.54 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 5.4   Max: 585.8
Current: -51.54

5.4
585.8
Shiller P/E 14.10
VIVEF's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
95% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. VIVEF: 14.10 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 5.28   Max: 294.29
Current: 14.1

5.28
294.29
Current Ratio 1.75
VIVEF's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 455 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. VIVEF: 1.75 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 1.75
Current: 1.75

0.53
1.75
Quick Ratio 1.74
VIVEF's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
75% of the 455 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. VIVEF: 1.74 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.51   Max: 1.74
Current: 1.74

0.51
1.74

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 5.50
VIVEF's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
87% of the 278 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. VIVEF: 5.50 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 2.24   Max: 9.16
Current: 5.5

2.24
9.16
Dividend growth (3y) -10.60
VIVEF's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
72% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. VIVEF: -10.60 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 63
Current: -10.6

0
63
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.20
VIVEF's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
65% of the 280 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.44 vs. VIVEF: 3.20 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.35   Max: 5.53
Current: 3.2

1.35
5.53
Share Buyback Rate -2.70
VIVEF's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
71% of the 337 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: -0.60 vs. VIVEF: -2.70 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0   Max: -27
Current: -2.7

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 4.00
VIVEF's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
75% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9.51 vs. VIVEF: 4.00 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 4.41   Max: 52.92
Current: 4

4.41
52.92
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.40
VIVEF's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
97% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.09 vs. VIVEF: 0.40 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 3.36
Current: 0.4

0.32
3.36
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
VIVEF's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
79% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. VIVEF: 1.10 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 7.65
Current: 1.1

0.14
7.65
Price/Graham Number 1.90
VIVEF's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
85% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. VIVEF: 1.90 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.59   Max: 4.05
Current: 1.9

1.59
4.05
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.80
VIVEF's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
51% of the 396 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. VIVEF: 0.80 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 18.6
Current: 0.8

0.2
18.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -21.52
VIVEF's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
54% of the 377 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.21 vs. VIVEF: -21.52 )
VIVEF' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -70.6   Max: 44.9
Current: -21.52

-70.6
44.9

Business Description

Industry: Entertainment » Media - Diversified
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Traded in other countries:VIV.France, 0IIF.country, VIV.Italy, VVU.Germany, VVUD.Germany
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