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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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Cash to Debt No Debt
VSCP's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
92% of the 151 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.55 vs. VSCP: No Debt )
VSCP' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 37.78   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.75
VSCP's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
95% of the 154 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. VSCP: 0.75 )
VSCP' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.97   Max: 0.88
Current: 0.75

-0.97
0.88
F-Score: 1
Z-Score: 1.81
M-Score: -3.48
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 : 1/10

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Revenue Growth (%) -9.90
VSCP's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. VSCP: -9.90 )
VSCP' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -9.9   Max: 525.7
Current: -9.9

-9.9
525.7
EPS Growth (%) 46.80
VSCP's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 92 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.60 vs. VSCP: 46.80 )
VSCP' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -50.3   Max: 531.6
Current: 46.8

-50.3
531.6
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Cash & Debt
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Ratios

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P/B 1.31
VSCP's P/B is ranked higher than
85% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.32 vs. VSCP: 1.31 )
VSCP' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1   Max: 19.94
Current: 1.31

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19.94
P/S 1.02
VSCP's P/S is ranked lower than
59% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. VSCP: 1.02 )
VSCP' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.84   Max: 70.85
Current: 1.02

0.84
70.85
EV-to-EBIT -1.30
VSCP's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
64% of the 139 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.08 vs. VSCP: -1.30 )
VSCP' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 33.4   Max: 802.3
Current: -1.3

33.4
802.3

Valuation & Return

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Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 1.37
VSCP's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
57% of the 114 Companies
in the Global Staffing & Outsourcing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.08 vs. VSCP: 1.37 )
VSCP' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -8.6   Max: -1.9
Current: 1.37

-8.6
-1.9

Business Description

Industry: Employment Services » Staffing & Outsourcing Services
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VirtualScopics Inc. is a provider of quantitative imaging for clinical trials serving the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries. The Company has developed a software platform for analysis and modeling of both structural and functional medical images. This platform provides information about the biological activity of drugs and devices in clinical trial patients. VirtualScopics is an imaging core lab providing central reads and quantitative imaging solutions for drug and medical device clinical trials for the areas of oncology, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, neurology, and cardiovascular studies utilizing MRI, PET, CT, Ultrasound, and X-ray imaging modalities. The Company's image-based measurement and visualization tools enable automated and reproducible measurement of minute changes that occur in anatomic structures in musculoskeletal, oncological, cardiological and neurological diseases. The Company's image analysis provides a degree of accuracy and reproducibility that cannot be duplicated by manual techniques. The Company's quantitative imaging replaces subjective evaluation. It has developed a suite of patented semi-automated tools for the identification and measurement of carotid plaques. Evaluating diseases such as multiple sclerosis (MS), epilepsy, and Alzheimer's requires the identification and measurement of neurological structures and lesions. The Company's competition is largely comprised of a limited number of university research centers that are working on developing the next generation of image analysis tools. The Company's main customers are Novartis, Merck Serono and Amgen. The Company's main competitors are clinical research organizations (CROs) providing clinical trial services to pharmaceutical companies. Healthcare in the United States is heavily regulated by the federal government, and by state and local governments.

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