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Financial Strength : 4/10

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Profitability & Growth : 3/10

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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

WDAY Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Stanley Druckenmiller 259,700 sh (New)
Frank Sands 6,204,995 sh (+8.01%)
PRIMECAP Management 10,000 sh (unchged)
John Burbank Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Spiros Segalas 3,754,756 sh (-2.05%)
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Q2 2016

WDAY Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 259,700 sh (New)
Spiros Segalas 3,772,515 sh (+0.47%)
PRIMECAP Management 10,000 sh (unchged)
Stanley Druckenmiller Sold Out
Frank Sands 5,994,395 sh (-3.39%)
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Q3 2016

WDAY Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Stanley Druckenmiller 239,700 sh (New)
Jim Simons 500,800 sh (+92.84%)
PRIMECAP Management 10,000 sh (unchged)
Spiros Segalas 3,772,515 sh (unchged)
Frank Sands 5,787,070 sh (-3.46%)
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Q4 2016

WDAY Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Ken Fisher 8,575 sh (New)
John Paulson 173,900 sh (New)
PRIMECAP Management 10,000 sh (unchged)
Stanley Druckenmiller Sold Out
Frank Sands 5,676,670 sh (-1.91%)
Jim Simons 78,600 sh (-84.31%)
Spiros Segalas 3,445,377 sh (-8.67%)
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Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application    NAICS: 511210    SIC: 7372
Traded in other countries:W7D.Germany,
Workday Inc is a provider of enterprise cloud-based applications for human capital management, payroll, financial management, time tracking, procurement and employee expense management.

Workday Inc was incorporated in March 2005 in Nevada, and in June 2012 it reincorporated in Delaware. The Company is a provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. It delivers financial management, human capital management and analytics applications designed for the companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Its applications include Workday Financial Management, Workday HCM, and Workday Insight Applications. Workday Financial Management is a comprehensive, unified application built on a single, with a full range of financial capabilities, relevant analytics and metrics, and fully auditable process management built to help manage financial processes for organizations. Workday Human Capital Management (Workday HCM) allows an organization to staff, pay, organize, and develop its workforce. This unified application includes human resources management (workforce lifecycle management, organization management, compensation, absence, and employee benefits administration) and talent management (goal management, performance management, succession planning, and career and development planning). Workday HCM also includes project and work management designed to enable organizations to create, manage and track initiatives, build project plans and utilize project breakdown structures that include phases, tasks, and milestones. Workday HCM is also unified with Workday Recruiting and Workday Payroll. Workday Recruiting is an end-to-end application that supports the needs of candidates, hiring managers, the interview team, and recruiters. Workday Payroll is a modern payroll application designed to address the full spectrum of enterprise payroll needs and provides control, accuracy and flexibility to support the needs of organizations. Workday Insight Applications is a suite of applications that leverage data science and machine learning methodologies to help customers make smarter financial and workforce decisions. Each Workday Insight Application is designed to address specific business scenarios by providing insights and surfacing predictions, and is expected to recommend actions that a decision-maker can take. All of these capabilities will be delivered in an intuitive, mobile environment that is unified with the entire Workday system. The Company's current customer base spans industry categories, including technology, financial services, business services, healthcare and life sciences, manufacturing, consumer and retail, and education and government. It sells substantially all of its software applications through direct sales organization. The Company currently competes with large, well-established, enterprise application software vendors, such as Oracle Corporation (Oracle) and SAP SE (SAP). Oracle and SAP are established enterprise software companies. These vendors include The Ultimate Software Group, Inc., Automated Data Processing, Inc., and Infor Global Solutions, amongst others. It relies

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Forward PE Ratio 294.12
WDAY's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
98% of the 369 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 22.57 vs. WDAY: 294.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.

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Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,456
EPS (TTM) $ -1.96
Short Percentage of Float13.66%
52-Week Range $54.35 - 93.35
Shares Outstanding (Mil)201.00

Analyst Estimate

Jan17 Jan18 Jan19
Revenue (Mil $) 1,563 2,000 2,494
EPS ($) -0.47 0.10 0.21
EPS without NRI ($) -0.47 0.10 0.21
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
Dividends per Share ($)
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