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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 : 8/10

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Cash-to-Debt No Debt
WZENY's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
99% of the 1921 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 10.13 vs. WZENY: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
WZENY' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.24  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity-to-Asset 0.80
WZENY's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
82% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. WZENY: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
WZENY' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 0.85 Max: 0.91
Current: 0.8
0.73
0.91
Interest Coverage No Debt
WZENY's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
98% of the 1467 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 173.79 vs. WZENY: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WZENY' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 704.34 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 8.86
Beneish M-Score: -2.65
WACC vs ROIC
4.14%
46.59%
WACC
ROIC
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 % 26.43
WZENY's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
92% of the 1862 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 4.84 vs. WZENY: 26.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
WZENY' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -49.61  Med: 7.69 Max: 31.79
Current: 26.43
-49.61
31.79
Net Margin % 20.89
WZENY's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
91% of the 1863 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 3.19 vs. WZENY: 20.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
WZENY' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -50.09  Med: 7.44 Max: 27.41
Current: 20.89
-50.09
27.41
ROE % 19.25
WZENY's ROE % is ranked higher than
80% of the 1803 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 6.16 vs. WZENY: 19.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
WZENY' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.77  Med: 2.79 Max: 30.39
Current: 19.25
-8.77
30.39
ROA % 15.19
WZENY's ROA % is ranked higher than
89% of the 1927 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 2.92 vs. WZENY: 15.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
WZENY' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.88  Med: 2.49 Max: 24.48
Current: 15.19
-7.88
24.48
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 269.56
WZENY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
88% of the 1883 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 23.13 vs. WZENY: 269.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
WZENY' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -111.21  Med: 27.39 Max: 310.07
Current: 269.56
-111.21
310.07
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 61.20
WZENY's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
97% of the 1454 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. WZENY: 61.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
WZENY' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.8  Med: -0.2 Max: 68.9
Current: 61.2
-17.8
68.9
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 50.30
WZENY's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
89% of the 1210 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. WZENY: 50.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
WZENY' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.3  Med: 49.5 Max: 133.8
Current: 50.3
-20.3
133.8
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 47.10
WZENY's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
85% of the 1098 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. WZENY: 47.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
WZENY' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35.1  Med: -11.7 Max: 47.1
Current: 47.1
-35.1
47.1
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Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Electronic Gaming & Multimedia    NAICS: 334614    SIC: 7389
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Traded in other countries:WZN.Germany, 069080.Korea,
Headquarter Location:Korea, South
Webzen Inc. was founded in 2000 as a subsidiary of NHN Group. The company develops online game software and signed a contract for the publication rights with RTW in the U.K. The overseas branches are in the U.S., China, Hong Kong, etc.

Webzen, Inc. was incorporated as a company with limited liability under Korean law on April 28, 2000. The Company is a developer and distributor of online games. Its game Soul of the Ultimate Nation (SUN) is a three-dimensional MMORPG provided in Korea, Taiwan, China and Japan and the U.S. It also offers MU, another MMORPG, in Korea, China, Japan, Taiwan, the Philippines, Vietnam and the United States. The Company competes with NCsoft, Neowiz, Nexon, NHN, CJ Internet, Hanbit Soft, Shanda's Yong Heng Zhi Ta, Netease's World of WarCraft and GungHo's Ragnarok. It is planning to release new online games beginning in the second half of 2010.

Ratios

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PE Ratio 12.50
WZENY's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 1245 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 25.80 vs. WZENY: 12.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
WZENY' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.67  Med: 35.47 Max: 326.57
Current: 12.5
8.67
326.57
PE Ratio without NRI 12.50
WZENY's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
77% of the 1229 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 26.21 vs. WZENY: 12.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
WZENY' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.67  Med: 35.47 Max: 326.57
Current: 12.5
8.67
326.57
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 13.97
WZENY's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
66% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 22.94 vs. WZENY: 13.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
WZENY' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.1  Med: 14.8 Max: 53.33
Current: 13.97
7.1
53.33
PB Ratio 2.25
WZENY's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
55% of the 1789 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 2.97 vs. WZENY: 2.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
WZENY' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 1.82 Max: 8.34
Current: 2.25
0.28
8.34
PS Ratio 2.60
WZENY's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
59% of the 1780 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 2.34 vs. WZENY: 2.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
WZENY' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.09  Med: 4.75 Max: 19.67
Current: 2.6
1.09
19.67
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 13.00
WZENY's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
71% of the 677 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 24.32 vs. WZENY: 13.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
WZENY' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.61  Med: 15.43 Max: 362.5
Current: 13
5.61
362.5
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 11.51
WZENY's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
64% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 17.68 vs. WZENY: 11.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
WZENY' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.49  Med: 12.1 Max: 1450
Current: 11.51
5.49
1450
EV-to-EBIT 7.10
WZENY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
85% of the 1770 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 17.68 vs. WZENY: 7.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WZENY' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -91.8  Med: 9.9 Max: 198.6
Current: 7.1
-91.8
198.6
EV-to-EBITDA 6.38
WZENY's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
80% of the 1910 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 13.76 vs. WZENY: 6.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WZENY' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -145.3  Med: 12.8 Max: 1186.7
Current: 6.38
-145.3
1186.7
PEG Ratio 0.33
WZENY's PEG Ratio is ranked higher than
95% of the 567 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. WZENY: 0.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
WZENY' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.13  Med: 0.43 Max: 2.79
Current: 0.33
0.13
2.79
Current Ratio 3.52
WZENY's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 1750 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. WZENY: 3.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WZENY' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.93  Med: 4.41 Max: 12.42
Current: 3.52
1.93
12.42
Quick Ratio 3.52
WZENY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 1750 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. WZENY: 3.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WZENY' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.93  Med: 4.41 Max: 12.42
Current: 3.52
1.93
12.42
Days Sales Outstanding 47.01
WZENY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
73% of the 1492 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 68.98 vs. WZENY: 47.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WZENY' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 39.02  Med: 63.44 Max: 223.95
Current: 47.01
39.02
223.95

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Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Net-Cash 5.84
WZENY's Price-to-Net-Cash is ranked higher than
66% of the 524 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 11.68 vs. WZENY: 5.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Cash only.
WZENY' s Price-to-Net-Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.96  Med: 5.22 Max: 51.46
Current: 5.84
0.96
51.46
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 4.33
WZENY's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked higher than
63% of the 1066 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 7.31 vs. WZENY: 4.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
WZENY' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.68  Med: 5.95 Max: 147.5
Current: 4.33
0.68
147.5
Price-to-Tangible-Book 2.62
WZENY's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
61% of the 1488 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 4.38 vs. WZENY: 2.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
WZENY' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 1.8 Max: 7.36
Current: 2.62
0.39
7.36
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.96
WZENY's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
79% of the 771 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. WZENY: 0.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
WZENY' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 1.55 Max: 4.49
Current: 0.96
0.78
4.49
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.55
WZENY's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
88% of the 1498 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. WZENY: 0.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
WZENY' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.9 Max: 2.73
Current: 0.55
0.27
2.73
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 0.50
WZENY's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked higher than
88% of the 339 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. WZENY: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
WZENY' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 0.49 Max: 3.7
Current: 0.5
0.41
3.7
Price-to-Graham-Number 1.20
WZENY's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked higher than
71% of the 882 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 2.52 vs. WZENY: 1.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
WZENY' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.99  Med: 1.75 Max: 5.67
Current: 1.2
0.99
5.67
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 14.08
WZENY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
89% of the 2521 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 3.23 vs. WZENY: 14.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
WZENY' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 5.15 Max: 1934.3
Current: 14.08
0.5
1934.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 40.95
WZENY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
92% of the 773 Companies
in the Global Electronic Gaming & Multimedia industry.

( Industry Median: 10.33 vs. WZENY: 40.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
WZENY' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 28.6  Med: 52.2 Max: 181.5
Current: 40.95
28.6
181.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $182.1
EPS (TTM) $ 0.36
Beta0.32
Short Percentage of Float0.01%
52-Week Range $3.42 - 6.28
Shares Outstanding (Mil)104.62

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