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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 : 9/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt No Debt
ELLI's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
85% of the 2056 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.32 vs. ELLI: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
ELLI' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.4  Med: 5300.25 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
18.4
No Debt
Equity-to-Asset 0.88
ELLI's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
93% of the 1962 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. ELLI: 0.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
ELLI' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.73  Med: 0.84 Max: 0.91
Current: 0.88
-0.73
0.91
Interest Coverage No Debt
ELLI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
86% of the 1550 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 146.00 vs. ELLI: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
ELLI' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.59  Med: 126.33 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
20.59
No Debt
Piotroski F-Score: 4
Altman Z-Score: 19.60
Beneish M-Score: -2.26
WACC vs ROIC
5.55%
13.36%
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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 10.10
ELLI's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
69% of the 1998 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.54 vs. ELLI: 10.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
ELLI' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.1  Med: 11.59 Max: 20.81
Current: 10.1
-4.1
20.81
Net Margin % 12.67
ELLI's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
81% of the 1998 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.39 vs. ELLI: 12.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
ELLI' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.15  Med: 8.98 Max: 19.11
Current: 12.67
-3.15
19.11
ROE % 7.46
ELLI's ROE % is ranked higher than
54% of the 1945 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.04 vs. ELLI: 7.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
ELLI' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.58  Med: 7.8 Max: 15.84
Current: 7.46
5.58
15.84
ROA % 6.69
ELLI's ROA % is ranked higher than
68% of the 2074 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.03 vs. ELLI: 6.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
ELLI' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.01  Med: 6.06 Max: 13.64
Current: 6.69
-2.01
13.64
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 26.44
ELLI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
53% of the 2045 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 21.71 vs. ELLI: 26.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
ELLI' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.28  Med: 51.86 Max: 283.86
Current: 26.44
-21.28
283.86
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 28.70
ELLI's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
88% of the 1626 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. ELLI: 28.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
ELLI' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 26.6 Max: 34.6
Current: 28.7
0
34.6
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 35.10
ELLI's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
82% of the 1456 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. ELLI: 35.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
ELLI' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 35.1 Max: 75.5
Current: 35.1
0
75.5
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 43.60
ELLI's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
83% of the 1364 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. ELLI: 43.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
ELLI' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 34.8 Max: 111
Current: 43.6
0
111
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Guru Trades

Q1 2017

ELLI Guru Trades in Q1 2017

Jim Simons 68,400 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 18,175 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 3,386,050 sh (-0.17%)
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Q2 2017

ELLI Guru Trades in Q2 2017

Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 3,360,393 sh (-0.76%)
Jim Simons 59,900 sh (-12.43%)
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Q3 2017

ELLI Guru Trades in Q3 2017

Steven Cohen 143,100 sh (New)
Jim Simons Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 3,337,904 sh (-0.67%)
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Q4 2017

ELLI Guru Trades in Q4 2017

Ron Baron 69,528 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 148,630 sh (New)
PRIMECAP Management 3,106,345 sh (-6.94%)
Steven Cohen 4,500 sh (-96.86%)
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Insider Trades

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Ron Baron 2017-12-31 New Buy0.03%$83.44 - $95.11 $ 90.793%69,528
Joel Greenblatt 2017-06-30 Sold Out 0.02%$100.27 - $113.64 $ 90.79-16%0
Joel Greenblatt 2017-03-31 New Buy0.02%$82.41 - $100.29 $ 90.79-1%18,175
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Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application    NAICS: 511210    SIC: 7372
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Headquarter Location:USA
Ellie Mae Inc is a provider of on-demand software solutions and services for the residential mortgage industry. Its mortgage management solutions help streamline and automate the process of originating and funding new mortgage loans.

Ellie Mae Inc. is a provider of on-demand software solutions and services for the residential mortgage industry. Its solutions provide a system to allow banks, credit unions, and mortgage lenders to originate and fund mortgages. The company's solutions include customer relationship management, loan processing, underwriting, compliance, and overall enterprise management capabilities. The company derives revenue from transaction-based fees and subscription fees to its Software-as-a-Service solutions, which are typically sold on an annual basis. All of the firm's revenue is generated in the United States.

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Ratios

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industry
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history
PE Ratio 61.34
ELLI's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 1281 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 26.72 vs. ELLI: 61.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
ELLI' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.92  Med: 71.43 Max: 130.74
Current: 61.34
16.92
130.74
Forward PE Ratio 41.32
ELLI's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
80% of the 304 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 23.47 vs. ELLI: 41.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 61.34
ELLI's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
82% of the 1277 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 27.28 vs. ELLI: 61.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
ELLI' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.92  Med: 71.43 Max: 130.74
Current: 61.34
16.92
130.74
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 73.34
ELLI's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
82% of the 748 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 26.53 vs. ELLI: 73.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
ELLI' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.35  Med: 63.08 Max: 103.51
Current: 73.34
21.35
103.51
PB Ratio 4.23
ELLI's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
63% of the 1902 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.13 vs. ELLI: 4.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
ELLI' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.26  Med: 4.24 Max: 9.07
Current: 4.23
1.26
9.07
PS Ratio 7.78
ELLI's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
83% of the 1897 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.45 vs. ELLI: 7.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
ELLI' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.88  Med: 7.4 Max: 11.62
Current: 7.78
0.88
11.62
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 114.92
ELLI's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
90% of the 678 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 26.46 vs. ELLI: 114.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
ELLI' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.02  Med: 65.72 Max: 286.77
Current: 114.92
20.02
286.77
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 27.95
ELLI's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
69% of the 881 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 18.84 vs. ELLI: 27.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
ELLI' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.79  Med: 28.4 Max: 47.23
Current: 27.95
12.79
47.23
EV-to-EBIT 68.03
ELLI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
87% of the 1317 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 19.27 vs. ELLI: 68.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
ELLI' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.9  Med: 51.2 Max: 92.4
Current: 68.03
12.9
92.4
EV-to-EBITDA 32.52
ELLI's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
76% of the 1428 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 15.34 vs. ELLI: 32.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
ELLI' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.7  Med: 33.4 Max: 54.7
Current: 32.52
7.7
54.7
EV-to-Revenue 6.87
ELLI's EV-to-Revenue is ranked lower than
78% of the 1973 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.44 vs. ELLI: 6.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
ELLI' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 6.8 Max: 11.4
Current: 6.87
0.8
11.4
PEG Ratio 2.41
ELLI's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 602 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. ELLI: 2.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
ELLI' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.87  Med: 2.26 Max: 2.8
Current: 2.41
1.87
2.8
Current Ratio 3.91
ELLI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 1975 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. ELLI: 3.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ELLI' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.93  Med: 2.91 Max: 6.05
Current: 3.91
1.93
6.05
Quick Ratio 3.91
ELLI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 1975 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.78 vs. ELLI: 3.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ELLI' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.93  Med: 2.91 Max: 6.05
Current: 3.91
1.93
6.05
Days Sales Outstanding 37.74
ELLI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
81% of the 1631 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 67.98 vs. ELLI: 37.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ELLI' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.33  Med: 36.78 Max: 46.1
Current: 37.74
26.33
46.1
Days Payable 56.51
ELLI's Days Payable is ranked higher than
59% of the 1422 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 45.15 vs. ELLI: 56.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
ELLI' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.26  Med: 45.7 Max: 109.63
Current: 56.51
17.26
109.63

Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -5.80
ELLI's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
60% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: -3.20 vs. ELLI: -5.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
ELLI' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.2  Med: -5.8 Max: 0
Current: -5.8
-17.2
0

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Net-Cash 21.46
ELLI's Price-to-Net-Cash is ranked lower than
69% of the 583 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 11.67 vs. ELLI: 21.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Cash only.
ELLI' s Price-to-Net-Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.64  Med: 21.13 Max: 188.22
Current: 21.46
8.64
188.22
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 15.06
ELLI's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked lower than
73% of the 1195 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 7.02 vs. ELLI: 15.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
ELLI' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.41  Med: 12.91 Max: 37.18
Current: 15.06
7.41
37.18
Price-to-Tangible-Book 6.09
ELLI's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
60% of the 1594 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.58 vs. ELLI: 6.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
ELLI' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.89  Med: 6.05 Max: 9.2
Current: 6.09
4.89
9.2
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 3.22
ELLI's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
67% of the 794 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.23 vs. ELLI: 3.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
ELLI' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.17  Med: 3.32 Max: 4.58
Current: 3.22
3.17
4.58
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.06
ELLI's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
53% of the 1597 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. ELLI: 1.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
ELLI' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.99 Max: 1.06
Current: 1.06
0.15
1.06
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 2.46
ELLI's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
70% of the 379 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. ELLI: 2.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
ELLI' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.42  Med: 2.68 Max: 2.94
Current: 2.46
2.42
2.94
Price-to-Graham-Number 4.07
ELLI's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
72% of the 965 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.34 vs. ELLI: 4.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
ELLI' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.91  Med: 4.01 Max: 5.85
Current: 4.07
2.91
5.85
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 1.47
ELLI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
55% of the 2078 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.18 vs. ELLI: 1.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
ELLI' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.1  Med: 2 Max: 7.8
Current: 1.47
1.1
7.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 28.98
ELLI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
85% of the 824 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 11.29 vs. ELLI: 28.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
ELLI' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 30.5 Max: 48.5
Current: 28.98
0.5
48.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $417.04
EPS (TTM) $ 1.48
Beta0.45
Short Percentage of Float11.80%
52-Week Range $79.71 - 114.95
Shares Outstanding (Mil)34.23

Analyst Estimate

Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 482 566
EBIT (Mil $)
EBITDA (Mil $) 115 151
EPS ($) 1.89 2.42
EPS without NRI ($) 1.89 2.42
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
15.00%
Dividends per Share ($)

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score: 44
Positive ROAY
Positive CFROAY
Higher ROA yoyN
CFROA > ROAY
Lower Leverage yoyY
Higher Current Ratio yoyN
Less Shares Outstanding yoyN
Higher Gross Margin yoyN
Higher Asset Turnover yoyN

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