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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
98% of the 1714 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 17.11 vs. WAVX: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
WAVX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.94  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset -0.96
WAVX's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
99% of the 1511 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. WAVX: -0.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
WAVX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -2.77  Med: 0.40 Max: 0.96
Current: -0.96
-2.77
0.96
Interest Coverage No Debt
WAVX's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
98% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. WAVX: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WAVX' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9999.99  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt
F-Score: 2
Z-Score: -73.04
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
92% of the 1686 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.08 vs. WAVX: -106.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
WAVX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -886800  Med: -1788.41 Max: -15.49
Current: -106.39
-886800
-15.49
Net-margin (%) -102.85
WAVX's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 1686 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.22 vs. WAVX: -102.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
WAVX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -868400  Med: -4312.58 Max: -15.83
Current: -102.85
-868400
-15.83
ROA (%) -130.24
WAVX's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 1724 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.09 vs. WAVX: -130.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
WAVX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -434.07  Med: -129.73 Max: -35.22
Current: -130.24
-434.07
-35.22
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -3299.30
WAVX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 1699 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 22.78 vs. WAVX: -3299.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
WAVX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -3765.35  Med: -1375.65 Max: -500.39
Current: -3299.3
-3765.35
-500.39
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -38.90
WAVX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
94% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 vs. WAVX: -38.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WAVX' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: 18.60 Max: 138.1
Current: -38.9
0
138.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -14.30
WAVX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 1025 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. WAVX: -14.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WAVX' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: -18.50 Max: 94.3
Current: -14.3
0
94.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -16.20
WAVX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 938 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. WAVX: -16.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WAVX' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: -16.20 Max: 91.7
Current: -16.2
0
91.7
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Q2 2014

WAVX Guru Trades in Q2 2014

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Q3 2014

WAVX Guru Trades in Q3 2014

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Q4 2014

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Ratios

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P/S 1.83
WAVX's P/S is ranked higher than
57% of the 1858 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.46 vs. WAVX: 1.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
WAVX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.95  Med: 6.49 Max: 400.03
Current: 1.83
0.95
400.03
Current Ratio 0.51
WAVX's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
95% of the 1553 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. WAVX: 0.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WAVX' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.22  Med: 1.28 Max: 22.59
Current: 0.51
0.22
22.59
Quick Ratio 0.51
WAVX's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
94% of the 1553 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. WAVX: 0.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WAVX' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.22  Med: 1.28 Max: 22.49
Current: 0.51
0.22
22.49
Days Sales Outstanding 31.89
WAVX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
87% of the 1453 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 68.81 vs. WAVX: 31.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WAVX' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 39.16  Med: 74.45 Max: 12214.95
Current: 31.89
39.16
12214.95

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.29
WAVX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 1577 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. WAVX: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
WAVX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.17  Med: 3.76 Max: 1140.12
Current: 0.29
0.17
1140.12
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -58.44
WAVX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 1741 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. WAVX: -58.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
WAVX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -59.63  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: -58.44
-59.63
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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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