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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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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.06
MBI's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
96% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 3.48 vs. MBI: 0.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
MBI' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.07 Max: N/A
Current: 0.06
Equity to Asset 0.25
MBI's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
56% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.28 vs. MBI: 0.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
MBI' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.20 Max: 0.32
Current: 0.25
0.04
0.32
Interest Coverage 0.77
MBI's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
99% of the 116 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 36.81 vs. MBI: 0.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
MBI' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.48  Med: 2.40 Max: 4.71
Current: 0.77
1.48
4.71
F-Score: 3
WACC vs ROIC
3.93%
1.14%
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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 23.87
MBI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 11.56 vs. MBI: 23.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
MBI' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.63  Med: 72.87 Max: 1079.99
Current: 23.87
-10.63
1079.99
Net-margin (%) 15.30
MBI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.61 vs. MBI: 15.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
MBI' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.93  Med: 37.88 Max: 677.07
Current: 15.3
5.93
677.07
ROE (%) 3.40
MBI's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 10.17 vs. MBI: 3.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
MBI' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -114.27  Med: 9.28 Max: 50.65
Current: 3.4
-114.27
50.65
ROA (%) 0.75
MBI's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
82% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 2.49 vs. MBI: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
MBI' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.99  Med: 1.70 Max: 5.08
Current: 0.75
-6.99
5.08
» MBI's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Equity & Asset
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

MBI Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Prem Watsa 50,000 sh (+66.67%)
George Soros 1,937,715 sh (+14.81%)
Chuck Royce 5,089,153 sh (+6.49%)
Joel Greenblatt 36,529 sh (+2.12%)
Francis Chou 1,080,797 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Kahn Brothers 1,961,392 sh (-1.03%)
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Q2 2015

MBI Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 87,978 sh (New)
Kahn Brothers 3,461,356 sh (+76.47%)
Prem Watsa 70,000 sh (+40.00%)
Francis Chou 1,080,797 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Chuck Royce 4,947,553 sh (-2.78%)
George Soros 1,743,713 sh (-10.01%)
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Q3 2015

MBI Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jeremy Grantham 313,800 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 142,900 sh (New)
George Soros 2,970,736 sh (+70.37%)
Prem Watsa 105,000 sh (+50.00%)
Kahn Brothers 4,485,956 sh (+29.60%)
Francis Chou 1,080,797 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Chuck Royce 4,432,853 sh (-10.40%)
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Q4 2015

MBI Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Kahn Brothers 4,409,224 sh (-1.71%)
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Insider Trades

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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 9.20
MBI's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
78% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 12.24 vs. MBI: 9.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
MBI' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.67  Med: 5.66 Max: 48.62
Current: 9.2
0.67
48.62
Forward P/E 2.44
MBI's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
99% of the 139 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 11.51 vs. MBI: 2.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 9.02
MBI's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
79% of the 156 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 12.90 vs. MBI: 9.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
MBI' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.67  Med: 5.65 Max: 48.44
Current: 9.02
0.67
48.44
P/B 0.26
MBI's P/B is ranked higher than
98% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. MBI: 0.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
MBI' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.69 Max: 1.37
Current: 0.26
0.05
1.37
P/S 1.44
MBI's P/S is ranked lower than
80% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. MBI: 1.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
MBI' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 1.74 Max: 7.58
Current: 1.44
0.14
7.58
PFCF 20.43
MBI's PFCF is ranked lower than
72% of the 144 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 10.29 vs. MBI: 20.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
MBI' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 9.24 Max: 27.22
Current: 20.43
0.7
27.22
POCF 18.62
MBI's POCF is ranked lower than
77% of the 173 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.60 vs. MBI: 18.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
MBI' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 9.04 Max: 24.35
Current: 18.62
0.54
24.35
EV-to-EBIT 18.28
MBI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.65 vs. MBI: 18.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
MBI' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -123  Med: 8.40 Max: 117.2
Current: 18.28
-123
117.2
EV-to-EBITDA 18.28
MBI's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 7.59 vs. MBI: 18.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
MBI' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -123  Med: 8.30 Max: 117.2
Current: 18.28
-123
117.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 0.26
MBI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
98% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. MBI: 0.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
MBI' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 1.22 Max: 2.29
Current: 0.26
0.25
2.29
Price/Median PS Value 0.84
MBI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
76% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. MBI: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
MBI' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 2.66 Max: 5.62
Current: 0.84
0.15
5.62
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.06
MBI's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
99% of the 71 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. MBI: 0.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
MBI' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 0.51 Max: 3.73
Current: 0.06
0.36
3.73
Price/Graham Number 0.32
MBI's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
97% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.87 vs. MBI: 0.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
MBI' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.79 Max: 1.54
Current: 0.32
0.14
1.54
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 5.42
MBI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 10.40 vs. MBI: 5.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
MBI' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9  Med: 11.40 Max: 75.1
Current: 5.42
0.9
75.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 97.96
MBI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 71 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 17.25 vs. MBI: 97.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
MBI' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -99.3  Med: 32.30 Max: 193.6
Current: 97.96
-99.3
193.6

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $771
EPS $ 0.69
Beta2.02
Short Percentage of Float15.65%
52-Week Range $4.94 - 9.98
Shares Outstanding(Mil)152.96

Business Description

Industry: Insurance - Property & Casualty » Insurance - Property & Casualty
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Traded in other countries:MBJ.Germany,
MBIA Inc was incorporated as a business corporation under the laws of the state of Connecticut in 1986. The Company, together with its consolidated subsidiaries, operates financial guarantee insurance business and is a provider of asset management and advisory services business. These activities are managed through three business segments: United States public finance insurance; structured finance and international insurance; and advisory services. The Company's U.S. public finance insurance business is operated through National Public Finance Guarantee Corporation and its subsidiaries; its structured finance and international insurance business is operated through MBIA Insurance Corporation and its subsidiaries; and its asset management and advisory services business is operated through Cutwater Holdings, LLC and its subsidiaries. The Company, and its subsidiaries, also manages certain business activities through its corporate, asset/liability products, and conduit segments. The corporate segment includes revenues and expenses that arise from general corporate activities. Its financial guarantee insurance generally provides investors with unconditional and irrevocable guarantees of the payment of the principal, interest or other amounts owing on insured obligations when due. Its insurance companies compete with other monoline insurance companies, as well as other forms of credit enhancement, in writing financial guarantee business. The Company is subject to the direct and indirect effects of governmental regulation, including insurance laws, securities laws, tax laws, legal precedents and accounting rules affecting asset-backed and municipal obligations, as well as changes in those laws.
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