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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 : 7/10

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Cash to Debt 0.77
VVTV's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
58% of the 1083 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. VVTV: 0.77 )
VVTV' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.7   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.77

Equity to Asset 0.34
VVTV's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
51% of the 1073 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. VVTV: 0.34 )
VVTV' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 0.88
Current: 0.34

0.34
0.88
Interest Coverage 0.05
VVTV's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
63% of the 776 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 34.17 vs. VVTV: 0.05 )
VVTV' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 9999.99
Current: 0.05

0.05
9999.99
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 1.98
M-Score: -2.84
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 : 3/10

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Operating margin (%) 0.01
VVTV's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1074 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.56 vs. VVTV: 0.01 )
VVTV' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -15.59   Max: 2.91
Current: 0.01

-15.59
2.91
Net-margin (%) -0.39
VVTV's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1073 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 3.91 vs. VVTV: -0.39 )
VVTV' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -17.23   Max: 12.37
Current: -0.39

-17.23
12.37
ROE (%) -3.22
VVTV's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1056 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 9.28 vs. VVTV: -3.22 )
VVTV' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -98.31   Max: 17.29
Current: -3.22

-98.31
17.29
ROA (%) -1.08
VVTV's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1072 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. VVTV: -1.08 )
VVTV' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -40.49   Max: 13.38
Current: -1.08

-40.49
13.38
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 0.10
VVTV's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1073 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 20.54 vs. VVTV: 0.10 )
VVTV' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -204.01   Max: 13.81
Current: 0.1

-204.01
13.81
Revenue Growth (%) -8.50
VVTV's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 785 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. VVTV: -8.50 )
VVTV' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -10.7   Max: 52.2
Current: -8.5

-10.7
52.2
EPS Growth (%) -60.00
VVTV's EPS Growth (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 619 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 11.30 vs. VVTV: -60.00 )
VVTV' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -60   Max: 99.1
Current: -60

-60
99.1
» VVTV's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2012

VVTV Guru Trades in Q2 2012

Jim Simons 90,300 sh (+181.31%)
Mario Gabelli Sold Out
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Q3 2012

VVTV Guru Trades in Q3 2012

Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q3 2013

VVTV Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 102,456 sh (New)
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Q4 2013

VVTV Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Chuck Royce 998,281 sh (New)
Jim Simons 329,256 sh (+221.36%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with VVTV

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Mario Gabelli 2012-06-30 Sold Out $1.5 - $2.26 $ 4.86176%0
Mario Gabelli 2012-03-31 Reduce -28.86%$1.5 - $2.44 $ 4.86189%10600
Mario Gabelli 2011-12-31 Add 29.57%$1.66 - $3.63 $ 4.86110%14900
Mario Gabelli 2011-09-30 New Buy$2.46 - $8.62 $ 4.86-7%11500
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Ratios

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P/B 3.10
VVTV's P/B is ranked lower than
58% of the 1036 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. VVTV: 3.10 )
VVTV' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 4.38
Current: 3.1

0.06
4.38
P/S 0.40
VVTV's P/S is ranked higher than
76% of the 1100 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.73 vs. VVTV: 0.40 )
VVTV' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 1.22
Current: 0.4

0.01
1.22
EV-to-EBIT 0.10
VVTV's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
100% of the 965 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 13.30 vs. VVTV: 0.10 )
VVTV' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3063.9   Max: 4563.8
Current: 0.1

3063.9
4563.8

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 3.50
VVTV's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
59% of the 953 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. VVTV: 3.50 )
VVTV' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 4.6
Current: 3.5

0.12
4.6
Price/Median PS Value 1.00
VVTV's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
69% of the 1025 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. VVTV: 1.00 )
VVTV' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 12.26
Current: 1

0.04
12.26
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -8.19
VVTV's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
50% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 10.57 vs. VVTV: -8.19 )
VVTV' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -9.7   Max: -6.5
Current: -8.19

-9.7
-6.5

Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Specialty Retail
Compare:TSCO, AMZN, EBAY, FIVE, AZO » details
Traded in other countries:VVI.Germany
ValueVision Media, Inc., was incorporated on June 25, 1990. The Company is a multichannel electronic retailer that markets, sells and distributes products to consumers through TV, telephone, online, mobile and social media. Its main form of product exposure is its 24-hour television shopping network, ShopNBC, which is distributed through cable and satellite affiliation agreements, and markets brand name and private label products in the categories of Jewelry & Watches; Home and Electronics; Beauty, Health & Fitness; and Fashion & Accessories. It also operates ShopNBC.com, an e-commerce platform that sells products appearing on its television shopping channel as well as an extended assortment of online-only merchandise. Its programming and products are also marketed via mobile devices - including smartphones and tablets such as the iPad, and through the leading social media channels. ShopNBC is distributed into approximately 84 million homes, mainly through cable and satellite affiliation agreements agreements with telecommunications companies such as AT&T and Verizon and the purchase of month-to-month full- and part-time lease agreements of cable and broadcast television time. ShopNBC programming is also streamed live on the Internet at www.ShopNBC.com and www.ShopNBC.tv. It also distributes its programming through a company-owned full power television station in Boston, Massachusetts and through leased carriage on a full power television station in Seattle, Washington. It has a trademark license from NBCUniversal Media, LLC, formerly known as NBC Universal, Inc., for use of an NBC-branded name for a period ending in January 2014. Pursuant to the license, the Company operates its television home shopping network and its Internet websites, ShopNBC.com. Its direct competitors within its industry include QVC Network, Inc., and HSN, Inc.

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