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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 1.17
NAS:AKAM's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
67% of the 1995 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.27 vs. NAS:AKAM: 1.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
NAS:AKAM' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 1.37 Max: No Debt
Current: 1.17
0.23
No Debt
Equity-to-Asset 0.59
NAS:AKAM's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
54% of the 1912 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. NAS:AKAM: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
NAS:AKAM' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.07  Med: 0.74 Max: 0.94
Current: 0.59
-1.07
0.94
Debt-to-Equity 0.49
NAS:AKAM's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
64% of the 1183 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 0.27 vs. NAS:AKAM: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
NAS:AKAM' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.61  Med: 0.16 Max: 17.44
Current: 0.49
-8.61
17.44
Debt-to-EBITDA 2.18
NAS:AKAM's Debt-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
64% of the 1040 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. NAS:AKAM: 2.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
NAS:AKAM' s Debt-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.55  Med: 0.79 Max: 2.18
Current: 2.18
0.55
2.18
Interest Coverage 11.94
NAS:AKAM's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
73% of the 1497 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 138.02 vs. NAS:AKAM: 11.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NAS:AKAM' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.94  Med: 77.46 Max: No Debt
Current: 11.94
11.94
No Debt
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 3.73
Beneish M-Score: -3.16
WACC vs ROIC
4.01%
11.02%
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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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 15.00
NAS:AKAM's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
73% of the 1940 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 5.13 vs. NAS:AKAM: 15.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
NAS:AKAM' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15  Med: 25.02 Max: 27.15
Current: 15
15
27.15
Net Margin % 8.39
NAS:AKAM's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
63% of the 1940 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.84 vs. NAS:AKAM: 8.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
NAS:AKAM' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.39  Med: 16.85 Max: 18.6
Current: 8.39
8.39
18.6
ROE % 6.74
NAS:AKAM's ROE % is ranked lower than
54% of the 1869 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.75 vs. NAS:AKAM: 6.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
NAS:AKAM' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.68  Med: 9.6 Max: 11.98
Current: 6.74
6.68
11.98
ROA % 4.51
NAS:AKAM's ROA % is ranked higher than
52% of the 2005 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.19 vs. NAS:AKAM: 4.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
NAS:AKAM' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.51  Med: 8.04 Max: 10.56
Current: 4.51
4.51
10.56
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 33.09
NAS:AKAM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
54% of the 1965 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 23.66 vs. NAS:AKAM: 33.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
NAS:AKAM' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.09  Med: 87.59 Max: 107.81
Current: 33.09
33.09
107.81
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 10.20
NAS:AKAM's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
62% of the 1650 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. NAS:AKAM: 10.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
NAS:AKAM' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 17.2 Max: 113.6
Current: 10.2
0
113.6
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -11.90
NAS:AKAM's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
76% of the 1339 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 10.60 vs. NAS:AKAM: -11.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
NAS:AKAM' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 10.6 Max: 70.8
Current: -11.9
0
70.8
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Guru Trades

AKAM Guru Trades in

Q1 2018

AKAM Guru Trades in Q1 2018

Jim Simons 103,900 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 434,994 sh (+42.20%)
Paul Singer 2,000,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
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Q2 2018

AKAM Guru Trades in Q2 2018

Joel Greenblatt 111,845 sh (New)
John Hussman 25,000 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 8,865 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 166,054 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 513,112 sh (+17.96%)
Paul Singer 2,000,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q3 2018

AKAM Guru Trades in Q3 2018

Paul Tudor Jones 33,613 sh (New)
John Hussman 36,000 sh (+44.00%)
Pioneer Investments 749,839 sh (+46.14%)
Joel Greenblatt 189,486 sh (+69.42%)
Pioneer Investments 3,092,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Singer 2,000,000 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates 8,865 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio 73,002 sh (-56.04%)
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Business Description

Industry: Application Software » Software - Application    NAICS: 561499    SIC: 7389
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Traded in other countries:AKAM.Austria, AK3.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Akamai Technologies Inc is a United States based company which provides cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and business applications over the Internet.

Founded in 1998, Akamai Technologies provides cloud services for delivering, optimizing, and securing online content and business applications to over 5,000 enterprise clients. The firm is a leading provider of content delivery network services backed by over 200,000 servers deployed in more than 1,400 networks and 130 countries. The company is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 48.26
AKAM's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
83% of the 1281 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 27.75 vs. AKAM: 48.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
AKAM' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.66  Med: 34.12 Max: 77.33
Current: 48.26
13.66
77.33
Forward PE Ratio 16.53
AKAM's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 343 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 25.00 vs. AKAM: 16.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 48.26
AKAM's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
83% of the 1278 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 27.79 vs. AKAM: 48.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
AKAM' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.66  Med: 34.12 Max: 77.33
Current: 48.26
13.66
77.33
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 35.22
AKAM's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
74% of the 760 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 28.11 vs. AKAM: 35.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
AKAM' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.23  Med: 29.67 Max: 59.48
Current: 35.22
11.23
59.48
PB Ratio 3.46
AKAM's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 1858 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 3.12 vs. AKAM: 3.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
AKAM' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.18  Med: 3.17 Max: 4.82
Current: 3.46
1.18
4.82
PS Ratio 4.09
AKAM's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
70% of the 1840 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. AKAM: 4.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
AKAM' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.58  Med: 5.21 Max: 10.92
Current: 4.09
2.58
10.92
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 20.80
AKAM's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
51% of the 750 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 30.05 vs. AKAM: 20.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
AKAM' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.27  Med: 23.83 Max: 48.06
Current: 20.8
9.27
48.06
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 11.88
AKAM's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
67% of the 923 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 21.70 vs. AKAM: 11.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
AKAM' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.08  Med: 14.01 Max: 27.81
Current: 11.88
6.08
27.81
EV-to-EBIT 34.98
AKAM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
77% of the 1311 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 19.89 vs. AKAM: 34.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
AKAM' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.7  Med: 21.7 Max: 53.7
Current: 34.98
8.7
53.7
EV-to-EBITDA 14.39
AKAM's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
56% of the 1413 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 15.96 vs. AKAM: 14.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
AKAM' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.1  Med: 13.5 Max: 29.3
Current: 14.39
6.1
29.3
EV-to-Revenue 3.80
AKAM's EV-to-Revenue is ranked lower than
67% of the 1910 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.65 vs. AKAM: 3.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
AKAM' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.5  Med: 4.9 Max: 10.8
Current: 3.8
2.5
10.8
PEG Ratio 5.96
AKAM's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 599 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. AKAM: 5.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
AKAM' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 1.98 Max: 13.74
Current: 5.96
0.3
13.74
Shiller PE Ratio 43.78
AKAM's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
66% of the 434 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 37.98 vs. AKAM: 43.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
AKAM' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.07  Med: 50.97 Max: 235.18
Current: 43.78
33.07
235.18
Current Ratio 2.03
AKAM's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 1957 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. AKAM: 2.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
AKAM' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.29  Med: 3.86 Max: 14.68
Current: 2.03
1.29
14.68
Quick Ratio 2.03
AKAM's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
59% of the 1957 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. AKAM: 2.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
AKAM' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.29  Med: 3.86 Max: 14.68
Current: 2.03
1.29
14.68
Days Sales Outstanding 45.34
AKAM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
72% of the 1879 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 68.11 vs. AKAM: 45.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
AKAM' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 38.13  Med: 44.23 Max: 65.49
Current: 45.34
38.13
65.49
Days Payable 37.32
AKAM's Days Payable is ranked lower than
63% of the 1720 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 45.50 vs. AKAM: 37.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
AKAM' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 29.82  Med: 33.9 Max: 52.64
Current: 37.32
29.82
52.64

Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 1.60
AKAM's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 1387 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: -3.30 vs. AKAM: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
AKAM' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -85.6  Med: -3.3 Max: 1.6
Current: 1.6
-85.6
1.6

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 49.00
AKAM's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked lower than
91% of the 1240 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. AKAM: 49.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
AKAM' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.79  Med: 37.85 Max: 650.4
Current: 49
4.79
650.4
Price-to-Tangible-Book 7.30
AKAM's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
66% of the 1555 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 4.26 vs. AKAM: 7.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
AKAM' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.2  Med: 5.85 Max: 107.84
Current: 7.3
2.2
107.84
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.35
AKAM's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
64% of the 840 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.11 vs. AKAM: 1.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
AKAM' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.81  Med: 1.49 Max: 116.74
Current: 1.35
0.81
116.74
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) 3.03
AKAM's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
82% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. AKAM: 3.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) only.
AKAM' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-DCF (Earnings Based) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.26  Med: 2.12 Max: 4.33
Current: 3.03
1.26
4.33
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.79
AKAM's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
63% of the 1656 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. AKAM: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
AKAM' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 1.11 Max: 697.09
Current: 0.79
0.12
697.09
Price-to-Graham-Number 3.96
AKAM's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
79% of the 974 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.25 vs. AKAM: 3.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
AKAM' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.39  Med: 2.77 Max: 9.49
Current: 3.96
1.39
9.49
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 2.83
AKAM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
50% of the 2008 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 2.11 vs. AKAM: 2.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
AKAM' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.9  Med: 4.6 Max: 11.4
Current: 2.83
1.9
11.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 8.05
AKAM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
54% of the 833 Companies
in the Global Software - Application industry.

( Industry Median: 9.82 vs. AKAM: 8.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
AKAM' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 19.2 Max: 25.6
Current: 8.05
1
25.6

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,664.56
EPS (TTM) $ 1.33
Beta0.23
Volatility16.01%
52-Week Range $57.18 - 83.08
Shares Outstanding (Mil)162.87

Analyst Estimate

Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Revenue (Mil $) 2,704 2,926 3,145 3,459
EBIT (Mil $) 715 797 917
EBITDA (Mil $) 1,086 1,205 1,321
EPS ($) 2.26 2.91 3.47 3.60
EPS without NRI ($) 2.26 2.91 3.47 3.60
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
14.50%
Dividends per Share ($)

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score: 55
Positive ROAY
Positive CFROAY
Higher ROA yoyN
CFROA > ROAY
Lower Leverage yoyN
Higher Current Ratio yoyN
Less Shares Outstanding yoyY
Higher Gross Margin yoyN
Higher Asset Turnover yoyY

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