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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
WAVX's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
92% of the 2685 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 11.16 vs. WAVX: No Debt )
WAVX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.94   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset -0.96
WAVX's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
62% of the 2449 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. WAVX: -0.96 )
WAVX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -2.77   Max: 0.96
Current: -0.96

-2.77
0.96
Interest Coverage No Debt
WAVX's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
71% of the 1667 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. WAVX: No Debt )
WAVX' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9999.99   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

F-Score: 2
Z-Score: -72.64
M-Score: -3.34
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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Operating margin (%) -106.39
WAVX's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 2653 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.77 vs. WAVX: -106.39 )
WAVX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -886800   Max: -15.49
Current: -106.39

-886800
-15.49
Net-margin (%) -102.85
WAVX's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 2653 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.83 vs. WAVX: -102.85 )
WAVX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -868400   Max: -15.83
Current: -102.85

-868400
-15.83
ROA (%) -130.24
WAVX's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 2698 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.58 vs. WAVX: -130.24 )
WAVX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -434.07   Max: -35.22
Current: -130.24

-434.07
-35.22
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -3299.30
WAVX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 2668 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 32.98 vs. WAVX: -3299.30 )
WAVX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -3765.35   Max: -500.39
Current: -3299.3

-3765.35
-500.39
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -38.90
WAVX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 2115 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. WAVX: -38.90 )
WAVX' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 138.1
Current: -38.9

0
138.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -14.30
WAVX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 1744 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. WAVX: -14.30 )
WAVX' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -55.1   Max: 94.3
Current: -14.3

-55.1
94.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -16.20
WAVX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1582 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. WAVX: -16.20 )
WAVX' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -54   Max: 91.7
Current: -16.2

-54
91.7
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Guru Trades

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Q2 2014

WAVX Guru Trades in Q2 2014

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Q3 2014

WAVX Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 12,100 sh (-81.41%)
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Q4 2014

WAVX Guru Trades in Q4 2014

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Ratios

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P/S 2.21
WAVX's P/S is ranked higher than
58% of the 2993 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.78 vs. WAVX: 2.21 )
WAVX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.95   Max: 414.05
Current: 2.21

0.95
414.05
EV-to-EBIT -2.60
WAVX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
56% of the 2993 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 45.49 vs. WAVX: -2.60 )
WAVX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -118.2   Max: -0.6
Current: -2.6

-118.2
-0.6
Current Ratio 0.51
WAVX's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
61% of the 2498 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. WAVX: 0.51 )
WAVX' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 22.59
Current: 0.51

0.22
22.59
Quick Ratio 0.51
WAVX's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
60% of the 2498 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. WAVX: 0.51 )
WAVX' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 22.49
Current: 0.51

0.22
22.49
Days Sales Outstanding 31.89
WAVX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
94% of the 2993 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 83.84 vs. WAVX: 31.89 )
WAVX' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 39.16   Max: 12214.95
Current: 31.89

39.16
12214.95

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.30
WAVX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 2993 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. WAVX: 0.30 )
WAVX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 1085.82
Current: 0.3

0.16
1085.82
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -46.60
WAVX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
65% of the 2626 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. WAVX: -46.60 )
WAVX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: -54.8   Max: 0
Current: -46.6

-54.8
0

Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application
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Traded in other countries:WVYB.Germany,
Wave Systems Corp was incorporated in Delaware on August 12, 1988. The Company develops, produces and markets products for hardware-based digital security, including security applications and services that are complementary to and compliant with the specifications of the Trusted Computing Group or TCG, an industry standards organization comprised of computer and device manufacturers, software vendors and other computing products manufacturers. Its products include the Wave EMBASSY digital security products and services and Safend's endpoint data loss protection products and services, Data Protection Suite. These products and services constitute Company's reportable segments. Its enterprise products include; EMBASSY Remote Administration Server or ERAS. ERAS is a server platform that provides centralized management and auditing of Trusted Platform Modules, TPM, self-encrypting drives and Microsoft BitLocker encryption. Wave Endpoint Monitor, it detects malware that can go undetected by traditional anti-virus solutions by leveraging the capabilities of the TPM. Wave Cloud, it's a cloud-based service for managing full disk encryption using SEDs, BitLocker, or Mac OSX FileVault 2. Wave Mobility Pro—Tablet Edition is a combined enterprise product offering comprised of selected products in the Wave portfolio that have been assembled and tested specifically for use on Windows 8 tablets. The Company provides endpoint data loss protection solutions, including port and device control, encryption for removable media and content inspection and discovery, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Safend. Its competitors include: RSA Security, Inc., Symantec, McAfee, CA, Entrust, Inc., among others.
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