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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 4.65
WILN's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
59% of the 535 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.61 vs. WILN: 4.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
WILN' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.76  Med: 26.02 Max: No Debt
Current: 4.65
Equity-to-Asset 0.86
WILN's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
91% of the 525 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. WILN: 0.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
WILN' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 0.84 Max: 0.97
Current: 0.86
0.3
0.97
Interest Coverage N/A
WILN's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
73% of the 380 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 98.80 vs. WILN: N/A )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WILN' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: N/A Max: No Debt
Current: N/A
Piotroski F-Score: 7
Altman Z-Score: 3.29
Beneish M-Score: -1.48
WACC vs ROIC
3.73%
6.45%
WACC
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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 : 8/10

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Operating Margin % 20.74
WILN's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
91% of the 528 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.02 vs. WILN: 20.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
WILN' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -40.41  Med: 8.59 Max: 65.42
Current: 20.74
-40.41
65.42
Net Margin % 12.10
WILN's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
84% of the 529 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.53 vs. WILN: 12.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
WILN' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -43.89  Med: 9.82 Max: 45.07
Current: 12.1
-43.89
45.07
ROE % 4.49
WILN's ROE % is ranked higher than
50% of the 516 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.49 vs. WILN: 4.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
WILN' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.93  Med: 4.17 Max: 20.05
Current: 4.49
-8.93
20.05
ROA % 3.93
WILN's ROA % is ranked higher than
60% of the 536 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. WILN: 3.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
WILN' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.45  Med: 3.36 Max: 18.03
Current: 3.93
-8.45
18.03
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 813.18
WILN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
99% of the 530 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 10.07 vs. WILN: 813.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
WILN' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2860.77  Med: -53.58 Max: 2368.48
Current: 813.18
-2860.77
2368.48
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 10.20
WILN's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
70% of the 468 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. WILN: 10.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
WILN' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -63.2  Med: 9 Max: 102.1
Current: 10.2
-63.2
102.1
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 84.90
WILN's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
95% of the 348 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 7.30 vs. WILN: 84.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
WILN' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -67  Med: 16.6 Max: 89
Current: 84.9
-67
89
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Business Description

Industry: Communication Equipment » Communication Equipment    NAICS: 334290    SIC: 3351
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Traded in other countries:WIN.Canada, WJL.Germany,
Headquarter Location:Canada
Wi-LAN Inc is an intellectual property licensing company which develops, acquires, licenses and enforces patented technologies which are utilized in products including communications & consumer electronics, medical, industrial and semiconductors.

Wi-Lan Inc was established on May 14, 1992. The Company is an intellectual property licensing company. It develops and commercializes technology that made low-cost, high-speed wireless networking a reality. In its early years, the Company manufactured several generations of proprietary products and the inventions were also used in other products offered by industry. The Company is a technology innovation and licensing company. The Company develops, acquires, and licenses a range of intellectual property that drives products in communications and consumer electronics markets, which include wireless fidelity data over cable service, multi-mode wireless, bluetooth and V-Chip. Through both internal research and development and acquisitions from third parties, the Company has acquired intellectual property in the form of patents and patent applications in many different countries.

Top Ranked Articles about Wi-LAN Inc

WiLAN Subsidiary Enters Into License Agreement with Carl Zeiss

OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwired - Jun 30, 2016) - WiLAN (TSX:WIN)(NASDAQ:WILN) today announced that the Company's subsidiary, Advanced Microscopy, Inc., has entered into a license agreement with Carl Zeiss Microscopy, LLC ("Carl Zeiss"). The license resolves litigation pending in the District of Delaware. The consideration to be paid to WiLAN and all other terms of the agreement are confidential. About WiLAN WiLAN is one of the most successful patent licensing companies in the world and helps companies unlock the value of intellectual property by managing and licensing their patent portfolios. The Company operates in a variety of markets including automotive, digital television, Internet, medical, semiconductor and wireless communication technologies. Founded in 1992, WiLAN is listed on the TSX and NASDAQ. For more information: www.wilan.com.
Forward-looking Information
This news release contains forward-looking statements and forward-looking information within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other United States and Canadian securities laws. Forward-looking statements and forward-looking information are based on estimates and assumptions made by WiLAN in light of its experience and its perception of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and the expected effects of new business strategies, as well as other factors that WiLAN believes are appropriate in the circumstances. Many factors could cause WiLAN's actual performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements or forward-looking information. Such factors include, without limitation, the risks described in WiLAN's February 8, 2016 annual information form for the year ended December 31, 2015 (the "AIF"). Copies of the AIF may be obtained at www.sedar.com or www.sec.gov. WiLAN recommends that readers review and consider all of these risk factors and notes that readers should not place undue reliance on any of WiLAN's forward-looking statements. WiLAN has no intention, and undertakes no obligation, to update or revise any forward-looking statements or forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law. All trademarks and brands mentioned in this release are the property of their respective owners.





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WiLAN Subsidiary Enters Into Settlement Agreement with TCL

OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwired - Jun 30, 2016) - WiLAN (TSX:WIN)(NASDAQ:WILN) today announced that the Company's subsidiary, Touchscreen Technology LLC., and TCL Communication Technology Holdings Ltd. ("TCL"), have settled litigation that was pending in the District of Delaware. The consideration to be paid to WiLAN and all other terms of the settlement are confidential. About WiLAN WiLAN is one of the most successful patent licensing companies in the world and helps companies unlock the value of intellectual property by managing and licensing their patent portfolios. The Company operates in a variety of markets including automotive, digital television, Internet, medical, semiconductor and wireless communication technologies. Founded in 1992, WiLAN is listed on the TSX and NASDAQ. For more information: www.wilan.com. Forward-looking Information This news release contains forward-looking statements and forward-looking information within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other United States and Canadian securities laws. Forward-looking statements and forward-looking information are based on estimates and assumptions made by WiLAN in light of its experience and its perception of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and the expected effects of new business strategies, as well as other factors that WiLAN believes are appropriate in the circumstances. Many factors could cause WiLAN's actual performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements or forward-looking information. Such factors include, without limitation, the risks described in WiLAN's February 8, 2016 annual information form for the year ended December 31, 2015 (the "AIF"). Copies of the AIF may be obtained at www.sedar.com or www.sec.gov. WiLAN recommends that readers review and consider all of these risk factors and notes that readers should not place undue reliance on any of WiLAN's forward-looking statements. WiLAN has no intention, and undertakes no obligation, to update or revise any forward-looking statements or forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law. All trademarks and brands mentioned in this release are the property of their respective owners.





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WiLAN Subsidiary and Bosch Rexroth Settle Litigation

OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwired - Jun 29, 2016) - WiLAN (TSX:WIN) (NASDAQ:WILN) today announced that the Company's subsidiary, Automation Middleware Solutions, Inc. ("AMS"), and Bosch Rexroth Corporation have settled litigation pending in the Eastern District of Texas which involved AMS' claims of infringement of U.S. Patent Nos. 6,513,058, 6,516,236, 8,073,557, 5,691,897, and 6,941,543 covering Bosch motion control products and systems. All terms of the settlement are confidential. About WiLAN
WiLAN is one of the most successful patent licensing companies in the world and helps companies unlock the value of intellectual property by managing and licensing their patent portfolios. The Company operates in a variety of markets including automotive, digital television, Internet, medical, semiconductor and wireless communication technologies. Founded in 1992, WiLAN is listed on the TSX and NASDAQ. For more information: www.wilan.com.
Forward-looking Information
This news release contains forward-looking statements and forward-looking information within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other United States and Canadian securities laws. Forward-looking statements and forward-looking information are based on estimates and assumptions made by WiLAN in light of its experience and its perception of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and the expected effects of new business strategies, as well as other factors that WiLAN believes are appropriate in the circumstances. Many factors could cause WiLAN's actual performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements or forward-looking information. Such factors include, without limitation, the risks described in WiLAN's February 8, 2016 annual information form for the year ended December 31, 2015 (the "AIF"). Copies of the AIF may be obtained at www.sedar.com or www.sec.gov. WiLAN recommends that readers review and consider all of these risk factors and notes that readers should not place undue reliance on any of WiLAN's forward-looking statements. WiLAN has no intention, and undertakes no obligation, to update or revise any forward-looking statements or forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law. All trademarks and brands mentioned in this release are the property of their respective owners.





Dave Mason
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LodeRock Advisors Inc.
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WiLAN Confirmed as Licensing Partner for the University of Saskatchewan

OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwired - Jun 28, 2016) - WiLAN (TSX:WIN)(NASDAQ:WILN) today announced a technology transfer partnership with the University of Saskatchewan's Industry Liaison Office. WiLAN will assist the University's licensing efforts, including the provision of technology to promising startup companies. "WiLAN is pleased to be chosen by the University of Saskatchewan," said Ken Stanwood, CTO of WiLAN. "The University of Saskatchewan is a world-class research institution with a great deal of industry-ready technology. We look forward to advancing the commercialization of this technology." "We believe WiLAN will be a valuable partner in furthering the reach of our intellectual property in the Information and Computer Technology sector, including promising startup companies," said Johannes Dyring, Managing Director, Industry Liaison Office at the University of Saskatchewan. "We look forward to a long and rewarding relationship with WiLAN." About WiLAN WiLAN is one of the most successful patent licensing companies in the world and helps companies unlock the value of intellectual property by managing and licensing their patent portfolios. The Company operates in a variety of markets including automotive, digital television, Internet, medical, semiconductor and wireless communication technologies. Founded in 1992, WiLAN is listed on the TSX and NASDAQ. For more information: www.wilan.com.
Forward-looking Information
This news release contains forward-looking statements and forward-looking information within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other United States and Canadian securities laws. Forward-looking statements and forward-looking information are based on estimates and assumptions made by WiLAN in light of its experience and its perception of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and the expected effects of new business strategies, as well as other factors that WiLAN believes are appropriate in the circumstances. Many factors could cause WiLAN's actual performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements or forward-looking information. Such factors include, without limitation, the risks described in WiLAN's February 8, 2016 annual information form for the year ended December 31, 2015 (the "AIF"). Copies of the AIF may be obtained at www.sedar.com or www.sec.gov. WiLAN recommends that readers review and consider all of these risk factors and notes that readers should not place undue reliance on any of WiLAN's forward-looking statements. WiLAN has no intention, and undertakes no obligation, to update or revise any forward-looking statements or forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law. All trademarks and brands mentioned in this release are the property of their respective owners.





Dave Mason
Investor Relations
LodeRock Advisors Inc.
613.688.1693
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WiLAN Subsidiary Enters Into License Agreement With Roundtripping Ltd.

OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwired - Jun 22, 2016) - WiLAN (TSX:WIN)(NASDAQ:WILN) today announced that the Company's subsidiary, Variable Lighting LLC, has entered into a patent license agreement with Roundtripping Ltd. The consideration to be paid to WiLAN and all other terms of the license agreement are confidential. About WiLAN WiLAN is one of the most successful patent licensing companies in the world and helps companies unlock the value of intellectual property by managing and licensing their patent portfolios. The Company operates in a variety of markets including automotive, digital television, Internet, medical, semiconductor and wireless communication technologies. Founded in 1992, WiLAN is listed on the TSX and NASDAQ. For more information: www.wilan.com. Forward-looking Information This news release contains forward-looking statements and forward-looking information within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other United States and Canadian securities laws. Forward-looking statements and forward-looking information are based on estimates and assumptions made by WiLAN in light of its experience and its perception of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and the expected effects of new business strategies, as well as other factors that WiLAN believes are appropriate in the circumstances. Many factors could cause WiLAN's actual performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements or forward-looking information. Such factors include, without limitation, the risks described in WiLAN's February 8, 2016 annual information form for the year ended December 31, 2015 (the "AIF"). Copies of the AIF may be obtained at www.sedar.com or www.sec.gov. WiLAN recommends that readers review and consider all of these risk factors and notes that readers should not place undue reliance on any of WiLAN's forward-looking statements. WiLAN has no intention, and undertakes no obligation, to update or revise any forward-looking statements or forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law. All trademarks and brands mentioned in this release are the property of their respective owners.






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WiLAN Subsidiary Enters Into License Agreement With Winners Industry Co., Ltd.

OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwired - Jun 15, 2016) - WiLAN (TSX:WIN) (NASDAQ:WILN) today announced that the Company's subsidiary, Variable Lighting LLC, has entered into a patent license agreement with Winners Industry Co., Ltd. The consideration to be paid to WiLAN and all other terms of the license agreement are confidential. About WiLAN
WiLAN is one of the most successful patent licensing companies in the world and helps companies unlock the value of intellectual property by managing and licensing their patent portfolios. The Company operates in a variety of markets including automotive, digital television, Internet, medical, semiconductor and wireless communication technologies. Founded in 1992, WiLAN is listed on the TSX and NASDAQ. For more information: www.wilan.com.
Forward-looking Information
This news release contains forward-looking statements and forward-looking information within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other United States and Canadian securities laws. Forward-looking statements and forward-looking information are based on estimates and assumptions made by WiLAN in light of its experience and its perception of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and the expected effects of new business strategies, as well as other factors that WiLAN believes are appropriate in the circumstances. Many factors could cause WiLAN's actual performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements or forward-looking information. Such factors include, without limitation, the risks described in WiLAN's February 8, 2016 annual information form for the year ended December 31, 2015 (the "AIF"). Copies of the AIF may be obtained at www.sedar.com or www.sec.gov. WiLAN recommends that readers review and consider all of these risk factors and notes that readers should not place undue reliance on any of WiLAN's forward-looking statements. WiLAN has no intention, and undertakes no obligation, to update or revise any forward-looking statements or forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law. All trademarks and brands mentioned in this release are the property of their respective owners.





Dave Mason
Investor Relations
LodeRock Advisors Inc.
613.688.1693
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WiLAN Subsidiary Enters Into License Agreement With Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd.

OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwired - Jun 9, 2016) - WiLAN (TSX:WIN)(NASDAQ:WILN) today announced that the Company's subsidiary, Collabo Innovations Inc., has entered into a patent license agreement with Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd., (SPIL) for technology related to semiconductor packaging. SPIL is the world's third largest IC packaging and testing services provider. WiLAN acquired the patents from Panasonic in 2013. The consideration to be paid to WiLAN and all other terms of the license agreement are confidential. About WiLAN WiLAN is one of the most successful patent licensing companies in the world and helps companies unlock the value of intellectual property by managing and licensing their patent portfolios. The Company operates in a variety of markets including automotive, digital television, Internet, medical, semiconductor and wireless communication technologies. Founded in 1992, WiLAN is listed on the TSX and NASDAQ. For more information: www.wilan.com. Forward-looking Information This news release contains forward-looking statements and forward-looking information within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other United States and Canadian securities laws. Forward-looking statements and forward-looking information are based on estimates and assumptions made by WiLAN in light of its experience and its perception of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and the expected effects of new business strategies, as well as other factors that WiLAN believes are appropriate in the circumstances. Many factors could cause WiLAN's actual performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements or forward-looking information. Such factors include, without limitation, the risks described in WiLAN's February 8, 2016 annual information form for the year ended December 31, 2015 (the "AIF"). Copies of the AIF may be obtained at www.sedar.com or www.sec.gov. WiLAN recommends that readers review and consider all of these risk factors and notes that readers should not place undue reliance on any of WiLAN's forward-looking statements. WiLAN has no intention, and undertakes no obligation, to update or revise any forward-looking statements or forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law. All trademarks and brands mentioned in this release are the property of their respective owners.





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LodeRock Advisors Inc.
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WiLAN Subsidiary Enters Into Partnership to License Fitness Tracking Technology

OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2016) - WiLAN (TSX:WIN) (NASDAQ:WILN) today announced that the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Smart Wearable Technologies, Inc., has acquired a portfolio of patents from PhysioKinematics LLC, an affiliate of Barron Associates. The acquired technology allows wearable devices to track the movement of the human body during different activities, a key component of today's fitness tracking devices. About Barron Associates Barron Associates is a research and development company specializing in aerospace and health care solutions. These solutions frequently employ intelligent and adaptive technologies to measure, model, predict and control complex systems, resulting in improved performance, safety and efficiency. About WiLAN
WiLAN is one of the most successful patent licensing companies in the world and helps companies unlock the value of intellectual property by managing and licensing their patent portfolios. The Company operates in a variety of markets including automotive, digital television, Internet, medical, semiconductor and wireless communication technologies. Founded in 1992, WiLAN is listed on the TSX and NASDAQ. For more information: www.wilan.com.
Forward-looking Information
This news release contains forward-looking statements and forward-looking information within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other United States and Canadian securities laws. Forward-looking statements and forward-looking information are based on estimates and assumptions made by WiLAN in light of its experience and its perception of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and the expected effects of new business strategies, as well as other factors that WiLAN believes are appropriate in the circumstances. Many factors could cause WiLAN's actual performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements or forward-looking information. Such factors include, without limitation, the risks described in WiLAN's February 8, 2016 annual information form for the year ended December 31, 2015 (the "AIF"). Copies of the AIF may be obtained at www.sedar.com or www.sec.gov. WiLAN recommends that readers review and consider all of these risk factors and notes that readers should not place undue reliance on any of WiLAN's forward-looking statements. WiLAN has no intention, and undertakes no obligation, to update or revise any forward-looking statements or forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law. All trademarks and brands mentioned in this release are the property of their respective owners.





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WiLAN to Present at CIBC's Emerging Technologies Conference

OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwired - May 10, 2016) - WiLAN (TSX:WIN)(NASDAQ:WILN) announces that Jim Skippen, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the CIBC Emerging Technologies Conference 4.0, which is being held today in Toronto. Mr. Skippen's presentation will take place today at 11:40 a.m. ET. About WiLAN WiLAN is one of the most successful patent licensing companies in the world and helps companies unlock the value of intellectual property by managing and licensing their patent portfolios. The Company operates in a variety of markets including automotive, digital television, Internet, medical, semiconductor and wireless communication technologies. Founded in 1992, WiLAN is listed on the TSX and NASDAQ. For more information: www.wilan.com.
All trademarks and brands mentioned in this release are the property of their respective owners.





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WiLAN Completes Second Transaction with SRI International

OTTAWA, CANADA--(Marketwired - May 9, 2016) - WiLAN (TSX:WIN) (NASDAQ:WILN) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, IPA Technologies Inc., has acquired a portfolio of nine patents from SRI International. The patented technology relates to the "intelligent personal assistants" found in handsets, tablets, computers, cars, wearables and other connected devices. This agreement is SRI's second transaction with WiLAN. Previously, the patent portfolio was non-exclusively licensed to a spin-out created by SRI to develop the product known as Siri, which was acquired by Apple in 2010. About SRI International
SRI International creates world-changing solutions making people safer, healthier, and more productive. SRI, a research center headquartered in Menlo Park, California, works primarily in advanced technology and systems, biosciences, computing, and education. SRI brings its innovations to the marketplace through technology licensing, spin-off ventures and new product solutions. About WiLAN
WiLAN is one of the most successful patent licensing companies in the world and helps companies unlock the value of intellectual property by managing and licensing their patent portfolios. The Company operates in a variety of markets including automotive, digital television, Internet, medical, semiconductor and wireless communication technologies. Founded in 1992, WiLAN is listed on the TSX and NASDAQ. For more information: www.wilan.com. Forward-looking Information
This news release contains forward-looking statements and forward-looking information within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other United States and Canadian securities laws. Forward-looking statements and forward-looking information are based on estimates and assumptions made by WiLAN in light of its experience and its perception of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and the expected effects of new business strategies, as well as other factors that WiLAN believes are appropriate in the circumstances. Many factors could cause WiLAN's actual performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements or forward-looking information. Such factors include, without limitation, the risks described in WiLAN's February 8, 2016 annual information form for the year ended December 31, 2015 (the "AIF"). Copies of the AIF may be obtained at www.sedar.com or www.sec.gov. WiLAN recommends that readers review and consider all of these risk factors and notes that readers should not place undue reliance on any of WiLAN's forward-looking statements. WiLAN has no intention, and undertakes no obligation, to update or revise any forward-looking statements or forward-looking information, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law. All trademarks and brands mentioned in this release are the property of their respective owners.






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PE Ratio 24.25
WILN's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
58% of the 337 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 24.23 vs. WILN: 24.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
WILN' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.78  Med: 23.98 Max: 8753.23
Current: 24.25
3.78
8753.23
Forward PE Ratio 6.40
WILN's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
98% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 16.34 vs. WILN: 6.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 24.25
WILN's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
57% of the 340 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 24.57 vs. WILN: 24.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
WILN' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.49  Med: 23.8 Max: 8753.23
Current: 24.25
3.49
8753.23
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 44.77
WILN's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
77% of the 225 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 20.29 vs. WILN: 44.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
WILN' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.67  Med: 17.3 Max: 88.5
Current: 44.77
3.67
88.5
PB Ratio 1.06
WILN's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 511 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. WILN: 1.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
WILN' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 1.46 Max: 6.53
Current: 1.06
0.47
6.53
PS Ratio 2.84
WILN's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
68% of the 525 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. WILN: 2.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
WILN' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 5.94 Max: 105.68
Current: 2.84
1.3
105.68
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 11.93
WILN's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
71% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 16.40 vs. WILN: 11.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
WILN' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.17  Med: 22.56 Max: 1040
Current: 11.93
4.17
1040
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 9.21
WILN's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
73% of the 264 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 13.50 vs. WILN: 9.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
WILN' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.86  Med: 15.66 Max: 242
Current: 9.21
2.86
242
EV-to-EBIT 6.95
WILN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
88% of the 464 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 16.69 vs. WILN: 6.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WILN' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -93.9  Med: -4.4 Max: 201.1
Current: 6.95
-93.9
201.1
EV-to-EBITDA 3.03
WILN's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
95% of the 513 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 12.68 vs. WILN: 3.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WILN' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.3  Med: 9.45 Max: 292.5
Current: 3.03
-7.3
292.5
PEG Ratio 0.79
WILN's PEG Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. WILN: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
WILN' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 1.17 Max: 328.95
Current: 0.79
0.29
328.95
Shiller PE Ratio 44.26
WILN's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
53% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 35.44 vs. WILN: 44.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
WILN' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.89  Med: 39.38 Max: 282
Current: 44.26
15.89
282
Current Ratio 4.97
WILN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 512 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. WILN: 4.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WILN' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.08  Med: 4.88 Max: 23.19
Current: 4.97
1.08
23.19
Quick Ratio 4.97
WILN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
89% of the 511 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. WILN: 4.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WILN' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.84  Med: 4.55 Max: 23.19
Current: 4.97
0.84
23.19
Days Sales Outstanding 80.94
WILN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
58% of the 471 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 74.24 vs. WILN: 80.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WILN' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.73  Med: 23.66 Max: 80
Current: 80.94
4.73
80
Days Payable 5.27
WILN's Days Payable is ranked lower than
98% of the 437 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 63.64 vs. WILN: 5.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
WILN' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.2  Med: 14.57 Max: 49.95
Current: 5.27
5.2
49.95

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 1.65
WILN's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
52% of the 390 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.11 vs. WILN: 1.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
WILN' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 2.55 Max: 14.64
Current: 1.65
0.53
14.64
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.40
WILN's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 217 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. WILN: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
WILN' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.42 Max: 2.03
Current: 0.4
0.22
2.03
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate -32.40
WILN's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
73% of the 187 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. WILN: -32.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
WILN' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 77
Current: -32.4
0
77
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.72
WILN's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
52% of the 384 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.23 vs. WILN: 1.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 1.17
WILN's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
68% of the 504 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.37 vs. WILN: 1.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
WILN' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 1.82 Max: 10.46
Current: 1.17
0.38
10.46
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.40
WILN's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 342 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: -2.50 vs. WILN: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
WILN' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -30.7  Med: -12 Max: 0.9
Current: 0.4
-30.7
0.9

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Net-Cash 3.77
WILN's Price-to-Net-Cash is ranked higher than
78% of the 134 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 7.95 vs. WILN: 3.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Cash only.
WILN' s Price-to-Net-Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.62  Med: 5.8 Max: 177.94
Current: 3.77
1.62
177.94
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 2.86
WILN's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked higher than
69% of the 371 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.35 vs. WILN: 2.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
WILN' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.5  Med: 5.4 Max: 36.01
Current: 2.86
1.5
36.01
Price-to-Tangible-Book 2.39
WILN's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
53% of the 481 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. WILN: 2.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
WILN' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.49  Med: 4.19 Max: 41
Current: 2.39
1.49
41
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.82
WILN's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
84% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. WILN: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
WILN' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 1.66 Max: 4.81
Current: 0.82
0.57
4.81
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.48
WILN's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
96% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. WILN: 0.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
WILN' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 0.83 Max: 10.41
Current: 0.48
0.28
10.41
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 0.97
WILN's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 93 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. WILN: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
WILN' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 0.73 Max: 1.78
Current: 0.97
0.73
1.78
Price-to-Graham-Number 1.61
WILN's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked higher than
60% of the 296 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. WILN: 1.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
WILN' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 1.46 Max: 2.66
Current: 1.61
0.72
2.66
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 14.39
WILN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
92% of the 688 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.97 vs. WILN: 14.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
WILN' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 10.75 Max: 41.4
Current: 14.39
0.5
41.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 50.30
WILN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
94% of the 242 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 7.22 vs. WILN: 50.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
WILN' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.7  Med: -2.45 Max: 58.4
Current: 50.3
-31.7
58.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $92.88
EPS (TTM) $ 0.09
Beta0.79
Short Percentage of Float0.03%
52-Week Range $1.27 - 3.04
Shares Outstanding (Mil)118.57

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 73 73
EPS ($) 0.30 0.30
EPS without NRI ($) 0.30 0.30
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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