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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 : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.08
LGF.B's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
87% of the 435 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. LGF.B: 0.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
LGF.B' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.07 Max: 1.15
Current: 0.08
0.01
1.15
Equity-to-Asset 0.35
LGF.B's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
72% of the 416 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. LGF.B: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
LGF.B' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.18 Max: 0.56
Current: 0.35
0
0.56
Debt-to-Equity 0.94
LGF.B's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
73% of the 299 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.42 vs. LGF.B: 0.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
LGF.B' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -573.16  Med: 2.64 Max: 31.86
Current: 0.94
-573.16
31.86
Debt-to-EBITDA 5.30
LGF.B's Debt-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
79% of the 279 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. LGF.B: 5.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
LGF.B' s Debt-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.29  Med: 5.04 Max: 82.19
Current: 5.3
-6.29
82.19
Interest Coverage 1.33
LGF.B's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
91% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 19.35 vs. LGF.B: 1.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
LGF.B' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 2.37 Max: 4.23
Current: 1.33
0.43
4.23
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 1.30
Beneish M-Score: -2.34
WACC vs ROIC
5.08%
-3.53%
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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating Margin % 6.25
LGF.B's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
51% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. LGF.B: 6.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
LGF.B' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.63  Med: 2.73 Max: 10.08
Current: 6.25
-9.63
10.08
Net Margin % 10.22
LGF.B's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
70% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.27 vs. LGF.B: 10.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
LGF.B' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.17  Med: -0.43 Max: 10.22
Current: 10.22
-12.17
10.22
ROE % 16.44
LGF.B's ROE % is ranked higher than
79% of the 411 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.96 vs. LGF.B: 16.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
LGF.B' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -155.22  Med: -15.32 Max: 104.02
Current: 16.44
-155.22
104.02
ROA % 4.97
LGF.B's ROA % is ranked higher than
68% of the 440 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. LGF.B: 4.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
LGF.B' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.14  Med: -0.5 Max: 8.37
Current: 4.97
-11.14
8.37
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 121.21
LGF.B's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
88% of the 438 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 13.73 vs. LGF.B: 121.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
LGF.B' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -504.94  Med: 37.96 Max: 463.26
Current: 121.21
-504.94
463.26
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 3.00
LGF.B's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
55% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. LGF.B: 3.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
LGF.B' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.6  Med: 12.1 Max: 36.1
Current: 3
-5.6
36.1
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -44.70
LGF.B's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
94% of the 316 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. LGF.B: -44.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
LGF.B' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -64  Med: -4.5 Max: 119.9
Current: -44.7
-64
119.9
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -55.80
LGF.B's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
95% of the 283 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 8.50 vs. LGF.B: -55.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
LGF.B' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -55.8  Med: -28.1 Max: 107.6
Current: -55.8
-55.8
107.6
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Guru Trades

Q1 2017

LGF.B Guru Trades in Q1 2017

Leucadia National 295,301 sh (New)
Bestinfond 515,780 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 931,100 sh (+2472.10%)
Jim Chanos 158,496 sh (+42.37%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,157,500 sh (+11.07%)
Wallace Weitz 150,000 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment 15,166 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Lee Ainslie Sold Out
Murray Stahl 2,669,079 sh (-1.67%)
Mario Gabelli 202,457 sh (-7.34%)
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Q2 2017

LGF.B Guru Trades in Q2 2017

PRIMECAP Management 2,997,500 sh (+38.93%)
Murray Stahl 2,821,844 sh (+5.72%)
First Eagle Investment 15,166 sh (unchged)
Leucadia National 295,301 sh (unchged)
Wallace Weitz 150,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Bestinfond 511,680 sh (-0.79%)
Mario Gabelli 197,551 sh (-2.42%)
Jim Chanos 106,924 sh (-32.54%)
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Q3 2017

LGF.B Guru Trades in Q3 2017

Jim Simons 66,100 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 24,769 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 26,887 sh (New)
Murray Stahl 2,828,470 sh (+0.23%)
Wallace Weitz 150,000 sh (unchged)
Leucadia National Sold Out
Bestinfond 506,831 sh (-0.95%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,930,200 sh (-2.25%)
Mario Gabelli 184,903 sh (-6.40%)
Jim Chanos 90,671 sh (-15.20%)
First Eagle Investment 8,401 sh (-44.61%)
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Q4 2017

LGF.B Guru Trades in Q4 2017

Jim Simons 328,500 sh (+396.97%)
Wallace Weitz 150,000 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management 2,930,200 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 2,783,797 sh (-1.58%)
Bestinfond 489,918 sh (-3.34%)
Paul Tudor Jones 23,064 sh (-6.88%)
Joel Greenblatt 20,339 sh (-24.35%)
Jim Chanos 68,066 sh (-24.93%)
Mario Gabelli 126,736 sh (-31.46%)
First Eagle Investment 261 sh (-96.89%)
» More
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with LGF.B

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Mario Gabelli 2017-12-31 Reduce -31.46%0.01%$26.83 - $32.76 $ 27.94-7%126,736
Joel Greenblatt 2017-12-31 Reduce -24.35%$26.83 - $32.76 $ 27.94-7%20,339
First Eagle Investment 2017-12-31 Reduce -96.89%$26.83 - $32.76 $ 27.94-7%261
Mario Gabelli 2017-09-30 Reduce -6.40%$25.77 - $31.22 $ 27.940%184,903
Joel Greenblatt 2017-09-30 New Buy0.01%$25.77 - $31.22 $ 27.940%26,887
First Eagle Investment 2017-09-30 Reduce -44.61%$25.77 - $31.22 $ 27.940%8,401
Leucadia National 2017-09-30 Sold Out 0.67%$25.77 - $31.22 $ 27.940%0
Mario Gabelli 2017-06-30 Reduce -2.42%$22.6 - $26.68 $ 27.9415%197,551
Leucadia National 2017-03-31 New Buy0.59%$22.98 - $27.05 $ 27.9410%295,301
Mario Gabelli 2017-03-31 Reduce -7.34%$22.98 - $27.05 $ 27.9410%202,457
Joel Greenblatt 2017-03-31 Sold Out 0.03%$22.98 - $27.05 $ 27.9410%0
George Soros 2017-03-31 Sold Out 0.02%$22.98 - $27.05 $ 27.9410%0
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Business Description

Industry: Entertainment » Media - Diversified    NAICS: 512110    SIC: 9611
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Traded in other countries:LGNB.Germany,
Headquarter Location:Canada
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp is an entertainment company. The Company is engaged in motion picture production and distribution, television programming and syndication, home entertainment, digital distribution and international distribution and sales.

Lions Gate is a filmed entertainment studio with a presence in motion pictures, television programming, home entertainment, and digitally delivered content. The company releases 18-20 motion pictures theatrically per year, which includes films developed in-house, as well as films acquired from third parties.

Ratios

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PE Ratio 13.08
LGF.B's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 276 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 20.82 vs. LGF.B: 13.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
LGF.B' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.93  Med: 26.97 Max: 1668
Current: 13.08
11.93
1668
PE Ratio without NRI 13.08
LGF.B's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
77% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 20.79 vs. LGF.B: 13.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
LGF.B' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.93  Med: 26.97 Max: 1668
Current: 13.08
11.93
1668
PB Ratio 1.94
LGF.B's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
52% of the 410 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. LGF.B: 1.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
LGF.B' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.75  Med: 6.91 Max: 69.8
Current: 1.94
1.75
69.8
PS Ratio 1.45
LGF.B's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
63% of the 411 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. LGF.B: 1.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
LGF.B' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 1.15 Max: 2.73
Current: 1.45
0.33
2.73
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 13.08
LGF.B's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
60% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. LGF.B: 13.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
LGF.B' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.19  Med: 16.93 Max: 112.29
Current: 13.08
6.19
112.29
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 12.14
LGF.B's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
54% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 10.25 vs. LGF.B: 12.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
LGF.B' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.66  Med: 16.2 Max: 82.74
Current: 12.14
5.66
82.74
EV-to-EBIT 22.56
LGF.B's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
62% of the 294 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 15.48 vs. LGF.B: 22.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
LGF.B' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -482.8  Med: 23.4 Max: 383.3
Current: 22.56
-482.8
383.3
EV-to-EBITDA 15.94
LGF.B's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
63% of the 332 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 11.28 vs. LGF.B: 15.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
LGF.B' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -138  Med: 5.8 Max: 209.1
Current: 15.94
-138
209.1
EV-to-Revenue 1.98
LGF.B's EV-to-Revenue is ranked higher than
58% of the 425 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.26 vs. LGF.B: 1.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
LGF.B' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.8 Max: 3.3
Current: 1.98
0.4
3.3
Shiller PE Ratio 70.24
LGF.B's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
84% of the 82 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 22.91 vs. LGF.B: 70.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
LGF.B' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 63.85  Med: 217.05 Max: 702.2
Current: 70.24
63.85
702.2
Current Ratio 1.02
LGF.B's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
69% of the 413 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. LGF.B: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LGF.B' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 1.02 Max: 5.17
Current: 1.02
0.3
5.17
Quick Ratio 1.00
LGF.B's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
65% of the 413 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. LGF.B: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LGF.B' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 1 Max: 5.17
Current: 1
0.3
5.17
Days Inventory 2.71
LGF.B's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
79% of the 305 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 15.95 vs. LGF.B: 2.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
LGF.B' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.67  Med: 3.48 Max: 4.28
Current: 2.71
2.67
4.28
Days Sales Outstanding 76.03
LGF.B's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
55% of the 356 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 71.80 vs. LGF.B: 76.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
LGF.B' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 56.51  Med: 96.09 Max: 180.37
Current: 76.03
56.51
180.37

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3-Year Dividend Growth Rate -3.50
LGF.B's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
58% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. LGF.B: -3.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
LGF.B' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: -3.5
Current: -3.5
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.29
LGF.B's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
69% of the 364 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. LGF.B: 1.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 0.33
LGF.B's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
92% of the 500 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.52 vs. LGF.B: 0.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
LGF.B' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.75 Max: 1.88
Current: 0.33
0.15
1.88
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -13.70
LGF.B's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
74% of the 271 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: -4.80 vs. LGF.B: -13.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
LGF.B' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -34.2  Med: -5.2 Max: -0.3
Current: -13.7
-34.2
-0.3

Valuation & Return

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history
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.31
LGF.B's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
53% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. LGF.B: 1.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
LGF.B' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.18  Med: 5.02 Max: 149.09
Current: 1.31
1.18
149.09
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.25
LGF.B's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
59% of the 345 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. LGF.B: 1.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
LGF.B' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.87 Max: 2.14
Current: 1.25
0.22
2.14
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 4.44
LGF.B's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
59% of the 442 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.14 vs. LGF.B: 4.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
LGF.B' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.5  Med: 1.3 Max: 5.8
Current: 4.44
-12.5
5.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -11.23
LGF.B's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
80% of the 217 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9.05 vs. LGF.B: -11.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
LGF.B' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.6  Med: 8.4 Max: 28.3
Current: -11.23
-12.6
28.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $4,344.90
EPS (TTM) $ 2.14
Beta1.16
Short Percentage of Float2.82%
52-Week Range $22.50 - 34.41
Shares Outstanding (Mil)210.78

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score: 66
Positive ROAY
Positive CFROAY
Higher ROA yoyY
CFROA > ROAY
Lower Leverage yoyY
Higher Current Ratio yoyN
Less Shares Outstanding yoyN
Higher Gross Margin yoyY
Higher Asset Turnover yoyN

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