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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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Cash-to-Debt 6.57
DJCO's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
57% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.29 vs. DJCO: 6.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
DJCO' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 6.39 Max: No Debt
Current: 6.57
Equity-to-Asset 0.57
DJCO's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
51% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. DJCO: 0.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
DJCO' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.51 Max: 0.72
Current: 0.57
0.18
0.72
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 2.68
Beneish M-Score: -2.71
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating Margin % -28.32
DJCO's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
89% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.46 vs. DJCO: -28.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
DJCO' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.32  Med: 26.26 Max: 31.3
Current: -28.32
-28.32
31.3
Net Margin % 0.52
DJCO's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
76% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.67 vs. DJCO: 0.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
DJCO' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.51  Med: 16.26 Max: 22.72
Current: 0.52
-2.51
22.72
ROE % 0.16
DJCO's ROE % is ranked lower than
69% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.96 vs. DJCO: 0.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
DJCO' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.82  Med: 9.89 Max: 27.47
Current: 0.16
-0.82
27.47
ROA % 0.09
DJCO's ROA % is ranked lower than
69% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.04 vs. DJCO: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
DJCO' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.46  Med: 6.98 Max: 16.54
Current: 0.09
-0.46
16.54
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -41.52
DJCO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
82% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 14.88 vs. DJCO: -41.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
DJCO' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -41.52  Med: 89.41 Max: 125.67
Current: -41.52
-41.52
125.67
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 3.40
DJCO's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
72% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: -2.20 vs. DJCO: 3.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
DJCO' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7  Med: 3.4 Max: 17.7
Current: 3.4
-7
17.7
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -23.20
DJCO's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
82% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. DJCO: -23.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
DJCO' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -57.3  Med: 0.8 Max: 37.3
Current: -23.2
-57.3
37.3
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Business Description

Industry: Publishing » Publishing    NAICS: 511110    SIC: 2721
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Headquarter Location:USA
Daily Journal Corp publishes newspapers and web sites covering California and Arizona and produces several specialized information services. It also serves as a newspaper representative specializing in public notice advertising.

Daily Journal Corp was incorporated in the State of South Carolina and established in 1888. The Company publishes newspapers and web sites covering California and Arizona and produces several specialized information services. It also serves as a newspaper representative specializing in public notice advertising. The Company's segments are the Traditional Business and Journal Technologies. The 'Traditional Business segment includes Newspapers and related online publications that publish 10 newspapers of general circulation. Its Newspaper publications include Los Angeles Daily Journal, San Francisco Daily Journal, The Daily Recorder, The Inter-City Express, San Jose Post-Record, Orange County Reporter, The Daily Transcript, Business Journal, and The Record Reporter. The Journal Technologies segment provides case management software and related services to courts and other justice agencies. Its products include eCourt, eProsecutor, eDefender and eProbation.

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Daily Journal Corporation Announces Financial Results for the Six Months ended March 31, 2017
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Ratios

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history
PE Ratio 1497.87
DJCO's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 122 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 18.76 vs. DJCO: 1497.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
DJCO' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.91  Med: 21.82 Max: 2097.2
Current: 1497.87
5.91
2097.2
PE Ratio without NRI 1497.87
DJCO's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 19.00 vs. DJCO: 1497.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
DJCO' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.91  Med: 21.82 Max: 2097.2
Current: 1497.87
5.91
2097.2
PB Ratio 1.97
DJCO's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
66% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. DJCO: 1.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
DJCO' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 1.83 Max: 3.8
Current: 1.97
1.2
3.8
PS Ratio 7.30
DJCO's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
93% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. DJCO: 7.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
DJCO' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.08  Med: 3.22 Max: 9.15
Current: 7.3
1.08
9.15
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 1027.94
DJCO's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
98% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 9.88 vs. DJCO: 1027.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
DJCO' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.93  Med: 16.55 Max: 1050.44
Current: 1027.94
5.93
1050.44
EV-to-EBIT -22.58
DJCO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 15.54 vs. DJCO: -22.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
DJCO' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -965.1  Med: 3 Max: 13540.1
Current: -22.58
-965.1
13540.1
EV-to-EBITDA 180.47
DJCO's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
95% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 11.05 vs. DJCO: 180.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
DJCO' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.1  Med: 4.5 Max: 190.6
Current: 180.47
-0.1
190.6
Shiller PE Ratio 57.48
DJCO's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
98% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 19.75 vs. DJCO: 57.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
DJCO' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.39  Med: 37.07 Max: 77.89
Current: 57.48
16.39
77.89
Current Ratio 2.79
DJCO's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. DJCO: 2.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
DJCO' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 1.34 Max: 3.86
Current: 2.79
0.43
3.86
Quick Ratio 2.79
DJCO's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. DJCO: 2.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
DJCO' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.34 Max: 3.86
Current: 2.79
0.41
3.86
Days Inventory 2.68
DJCO's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
91% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 32.43 vs. DJCO: 2.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
DJCO' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.15  Med: 2.52 Max: 3.42
Current: 2.68
1.15
3.42
Days Sales Outstanding 48.68
DJCO's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
72% of the 138 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 69.27 vs. DJCO: 48.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
DJCO' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 41.29  Med: 67.57 Max: 92.29
Current: 48.68
41.29
92.29
Days Payable 187.12
DJCO's Days Payable is ranked higher than
72% of the 120 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 83.64 vs. DJCO: 187.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
DJCO' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 83.29  Med: 165.48 Max: 277.49
Current: 187.12
83.29
277.49

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Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Net-Cash 2.92
DJCO's Price-to-Net-Cash is ranked lower than
57% of the 30 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.87 vs. DJCO: 2.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Cash only.
DJCO' s Price-to-Net-Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.56  Med: 3.04 Max: 43.75
Current: 2.92
1.56
43.75
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 2.73
DJCO's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked higher than
62% of the 84 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.85 vs. DJCO: 2.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
DJCO' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.46  Med: 3.4 Max: 106.45
Current: 2.73
1.46
106.45
Price-to-Tangible-Book 2.27
DJCO's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
64% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. DJCO: 2.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
DJCO' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.26  Med: 3.59 Max: 18.45
Current: 2.27
1.26
18.45
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.86
DJCO's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
71% of the 98 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. DJCO: 1.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
DJCO' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 1.53 Max: 86.9
Current: 1.86
0.63
86.9
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 2.27
DJCO's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
95% of the 153 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. DJCO: 2.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
DJCO' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 0.45 Max: 2.54
Current: 2.27
0.17
2.54
Price-to-Graham-Number 12.28
DJCO's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 83 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. DJCO: 12.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
DJCO' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.65  Med: 1.87 Max: 15.26
Current: 12.28
0.65
15.26
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -4.43
DJCO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
75% of the 271 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.75 vs. DJCO: -4.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
DJCO' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.47  Med: 29.5 Max: 5206.9
Current: -4.43
-4.47
5206.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -25.66
DJCO's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
85% of the 108 Companies
in the Global Publishing industry.

( Industry Median: 5.07 vs. DJCO: -25.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
DJCO' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25.7  Med: 7.5 Max: 36.3
Current: -25.66
-25.7
36.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $39.62
EPS (TTM) $ 0.14
Beta1.42
Short Percentage of Float10.72%
52-Week Range $192.62 - 282.48
Shares Outstanding (Mil)1.38
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Daily Journal Corporation Announces Financial Results for the Six Months ended March 31, 2017 May 09 2017 
Valeant: It Is Not a Game of Chess – Part III Apr 05 2017 
Timeless Lessons From the 2017 DJCO Meeting – Part IV Last but Not Least Mar 10 2017 
Timeless Lessons From the 2017 DJCO Meeting – Part III On Integrity, Morality and How to Judge Peo Mar 09 2017 
Timeless Lessons From the 2017 DJCO Meeting – Part II The Investment Mar 03 2017 
Timeless Lessons From the 2017 DJCO Meeting – Part I Mar 02 2017 
3 Charlie Munger-Approved Banks Feb 28 2017 
Charlie Munger Is Worried About American Express; Should You Be? Feb 22 2017 
Charlie Munger Speaks at the Daily Journal Annual Meeting 2017 Feb 17 2017 
Whitney Tilson's Notes From 2016 Daily Journal Meeting Apr 15 2016 

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Daily Journal Corp. :DJCO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : May 16, 2017 May 16 2017
Daily Journal Corporation Announces Financial Results for the Six Months ended March 31, 2017 May 09 2017
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3 Charlie Munger-Approved Banks Feb 28 2017
Daily Journal Corp. :DJCO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : February 16, 2017 Feb 16 2017
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Daily Journal reports 1Q loss Feb 09 2017
ETFs with exposure to Daily Journal Corp. : January 19, 2017 Jan 19 2017
Daily Journal Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DJCO-US : January 6,... Jan 06 2017
ETFs with exposure to Daily Journal Corp. : December 21, 2016 Dec 21 2016
Daily Journal Corp. :DJCO-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : December 20, 2016 Dec 20 2016
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