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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 0.38
SERV's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
83% of the 625 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. SERV: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
SERV' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.13 Max: 0.38
Current: 0.38
0.11
0.38
Equity-to-Asset 0.44
SERV's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
86% of the 605 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. SERV: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
SERV' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.11 Max: 0.44
Current: 0.44
0
0.44
Debt-to-Equity 0.81
SERV's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
91% of the 465 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.43 vs. SERV: 0.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
SERV' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.81  Med: 5.06 Max: 169.83
Current: 0.81
0.81
169.83
Debt-to-EBITDA 18.50
SERV's Debt-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
74% of the 454 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.25 vs. SERV: 18.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
SERV' s Debt-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.47  Med: 7.58 Max: 18.5
Current: 18.5
4.47
18.5
Interest Coverage 2.17
SERV's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
82% of the 556 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.71 vs. SERV: 2.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SERV' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.94  Med: 2.08 Max: 3.75
Current: 2.17
0.94
3.75
Piotroski F-Score: 4
Altman Z-Score: 1.92
Beneish M-Score: -3.24
WACC vs ROIC
7.26%
10.51%
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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history
Operating Margin % 15.05
SERV's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
84% of the 617 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.41 vs. SERV: 15.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
SERV' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.83  Med: 16.46 Max: 19.33
Current: 15.05
11.83
19.33
Net Margin % -2.16
SERV's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
89% of the 619 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.15 vs. SERV: -2.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
SERV' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -32.25  Med: 0.02 Max: 17.51
Current: -2.16
-32.25
17.51
ROE % -2.78
SERV's ROE % is ranked higher than
97% of the 597 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.83 vs. SERV: -2.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
SERV' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -266.92  Med: -2.43 Max: 55.08
Current: -2.78
-266.92
55.08
ROA % -0.75
SERV's ROA % is ranked higher than
85% of the 629 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.69 vs. SERV: -0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
SERV' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.26  Med: -0.77 Max: 9.25
Current: -0.75
-22.26
9.25
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 2.14
SERV's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
92% of the 620 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.23 vs. SERV: 2.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
SERV' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.14  Med: 212.97 Max: 295.27
Current: 2.14
2.14
295.27
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -9.60
SERV's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
66% of the 549 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. SERV: -9.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
SERV' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.6  Med: 3.1 Max: 9.4
Current: -9.6
-9.6
9.4
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -42.60
SERV's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
60% of the 496 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. SERV: -42.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
SERV' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.6  Med: 6.5 Max: 15.2
Current: -42.6
-42.6
15.2
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Guru Trades

Q1 2018

SERV Guru Trades in Q1 2018

First Eagle Investment 804,967 sh (New)
George Soros 541,005 sh (+906.65%)
Pioneer Investments 334,990 sh (+18.80%)
Mario Gabelli 249,921 sh (+253.00%)
Robert Olstein Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 17,388 sh (-41.33%)
Jim Simons 1,029,500 sh (-18.16%)
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Q2 2018

SERV Guru Trades in Q2 2018

Steven Cohen 143,365 sh (New)
First Pacific Advisors 41,174 sh (New)
First Eagle Investment 930,548 sh (+15.60%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
George Soros 431,493 sh (-20.24%)
Pioneer Investments 334,893 sh (-0.03%)
Mario Gabelli 224,521 sh (-10.16%)
Jim Simons 396,600 sh (-61.48%)
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Q3 2018

SERV Guru Trades in Q3 2018

Jana Partners 242,010 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 235,700 sh (+4.98%)
First Eagle Investment 985,987 sh (+5.96%)
First Pacific Advisors 56,969 sh (+38.36%)
Jim Simons 590,100 sh (+48.79%)
Steven Cohen 120,000 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 332,494 sh (-0.72%)
Steven Cohen 93,266 sh (-34.95%)
» More
Q4 2018

SERV Guru Trades in Q4 2018

Richard Pzena 5,651 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 152,382 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 286,500 sh (+21.55%)
First Eagle Investment 1,087,357 sh (+10.28%)
First Pacific Advisors 179,527 sh (+215.13%)
Jana Partners Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jim Simons 155,900 sh (-73.58%)
Pioneer Investments 331,647 sh (-0.25%)
» More
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Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services    NAICS: 561499    SIC: 7389
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Traded in other countries:SVW.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc is a provider of essential residential and commercial services. The company operates through three segments namely Terminix, American home shield and the Franchise services group.

ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc is a provider of residential and commercial real estate maintenance services. Its services include termite and pest control (Terminix), home warranties (American Home Shield), disaster restoration (Servicemaster Restore), janitorial services (Servicemaster Clean), residential cleaning (Merry Maids), furniture repair (Furniture Medic), and home inspection services (Amerispec). The company operates through a service network of company-owned locations, as well as franchises and license agreements. Servicemaster's largest end market is the United States of America.

Ratios

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history
Forward PE Ratio 32.68
SERV's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
70% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.16 vs. SERV: 32.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 208.39
SERV's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
51% of the 306 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.95 vs. SERV: 208.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
SERV' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.39  Med: 14.38 Max: 208.39
Current: 208.39
10.39
208.39
PB Ratio 2.95
SERV's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 597 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. SERV: 2.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
SERV' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.17  Med: 5.33 Max: 8.65
Current: 2.95
2.17
8.65
PS Ratio 3.42
SERV's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
71% of the 600 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. SERV: 3.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
SERV' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.58  Med: 1.32 Max: 3.42
Current: 3.42
0.58
3.42
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 20.15
SERV's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
52% of the 273 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.44 vs. SERV: 20.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
SERV' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.87  Med: 12.01 Max: 20.15
Current: 20.15
4.87
20.15
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 17.49
SERV's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
61% of the 340 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.75 vs. SERV: 17.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
SERV' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.23  Med: 10.44 Max: 17.49
Current: 17.49
4.23
17.49
EV-to-EBIT 1523.94
SERV's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
61% of the 500 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.60 vs. SERV: 1523.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SERV' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.1  Med: 15.1 Max: 1523.94
Current: 1523.94
8.1
1523.94
EV-to-EBITDA 79.37
SERV's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
67% of the 526 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.55 vs. SERV: 79.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SERV' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.7  Med: 12.2 Max: 79.37
Current: 79.37
6.7
79.37
EV-to-Revenue 4.00
SERV's EV-to-Revenue is ranked lower than
76% of the 604 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. SERV: 4.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
SERV' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 2.2 Max: 4
Current: 4
1.4
4
Current Ratio 2.26
SERV's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 614 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. SERV: 2.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SERV' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.96  Med: 1.15 Max: 2.26
Current: 2.26
0.96
2.26
Quick Ratio 2.16
SERV's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
78% of the 614 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. SERV: 2.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SERV' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.92  Med: 1.11 Max: 2.16
Current: 2.16
0.92
2.16
Days Inventory 15.43
SERV's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
66% of the 391 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.41 vs. SERV: 15.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SERV' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.1  Med: 10.88 Max: 15.43
Current: 15.43
6.1
15.43
Days Sales Outstanding 35.73
SERV's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
89% of the 588 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 60.92 vs. SERV: 35.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SERV' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 35.73  Med: 65.51 Max: 71.45
Current: 35.73
35.73
71.45
Days Payable 31.21
SERV's Days Payable is ranked lower than
58% of the 525 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 46.52 vs. SERV: 31.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SERV' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.28  Med: 27.52 Max: 31.21
Current: 31.21
22.28
31.21

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Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.49
SERV's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 319 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.54 vs. SERV: 1.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
SERV' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.15  Med: 1.15 Max: 1.49
Current: 1.49
1.15
1.49
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 2.60
SERV's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
69% of the 510 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. SERV: 2.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
SERV' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.65  Med: 1.05 Max: 2.6
Current: 2.6
0.65
2.6
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 0.07
SERV's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
51% of the 624 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.76 vs. SERV: 0.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
SERV' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 6.6 Max: 12.3
Current: 0.07
0.07
12.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 1.41
SERV's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
52% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.60 vs. SERV: 1.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
SERV' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 12.7 Max: 16.7
Current: 1.41
1.4
16.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,900.00
EPS (TTM) $ -0.30
Beta0.74
Volatility28.79%
52-Week Range $33.31 - 49.59
Shares Outstanding (Mil)135.88

Analyst Estimate

Dec19 Dec20
Revenue (Mil $) 2,035 2,079
EBIT (Mil $)
EBITDA (Mil $)
EPS ($) 1.45 1.55
EPS without NRI ($) 1.45 1.55
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)

Piotroski F-Score Details

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

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