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Symantec Corp

$ 20.15 0.18 (0.9%)
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Volume: 5,179,242 Avg Vol (1m): 7,396,074
Market Cap $: 12.46 Bil Enterprise Value $: 14.87 Bil
P/E (TTM): 671.68 P/B: 2.61
Earnings Power Value -1.41
Net Current Asset Value -9.34
Tangible Book -6.61
Projected FCF 15.5
Median P/S Value 18.77
Graham Number 0
Peter Lynch Value 0.5
DCF (FCF Based) 0
DCF (Earnings Based) 0
1Y (-%)

Financial Strength : 5/10

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.
Current vs industry vs history
Cash-to-Debt 0.46
Cash-To-Debt ranked lower than
80.28% of 2180 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 52661, Med: 5.23, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 0.46
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-To-Debt only.
Cash-To-Debt range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.43, Med: 2.12, Max: 10000
Current: 0.46
0.43
10000
Equity-to-Asset 0.36
Equity-to-Asset ranked lower than
78.39% of 2115 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 1.55, Med: 0.6, Min: -56.05
SYMC: 0.36
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
Equity-to-Asset range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.19, Med: 0.53, Max: 0.77
Current: 0.36
0.19
0.77
Debt-to-Equity 0.78
Debt-to-Equity ranked lower than
80.90% of 1267 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 248.23, Med: 0.27, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 0.78
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
Debt-to-Equity range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: 0.34, Max: 2.35
Current: 0.78
0
2.35
Debt-to-EBITDA 4.78
Debt-to-EBITDA ranked lower than
87.77% of 1112 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 5506.28, Med: 1.26, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 4.78
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
Debt-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.9, Med: 3.32, Max: 18.69
Current: 4.78
0.9
18.69
Interest Coverage 2.99
Interest Coverage ranked lower than
90.19% of 1702 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 14867928, Med: 46.64, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 2.99
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
Interest Coverage range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.83, Med: 5.83, Max: 10.12
Current: 2.99
0.83
10.12
Piotroski F-Score 5
0
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2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
Altman Z-Score 1.13
DISTRESS
GREY
SAFE
Beneish M-Score -2.87
Not Manipulator
Manipulator
WACC vs ROIC %
ROIC 1.11%
WACC 8.55%

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.
Current vs industry vs history
Operating Margin % 13.13
Operating Margin ranked higher than
74.67% of 2144 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 678.59, Med: 4.91, Min: -510650
SYMC: 13.13
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin only.
Operating Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: 4.3, Med: 14.65, Max: 17.66
Current: 13.13
4.3
17.66
Net Margin % 0.66
Net Margin ranked lower than
65.95% of 2144 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 990.53, Med: 3.58, Min: -307550
SYMC: 0.66
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin only.
Net Margin range over the past 10 years
Min: -2.64, Med: 14.79, Max: 69.11
Current: 0.66
-2.64
69.11
ROE % 0.54
ROE ranked lower than
66.63% of 2062 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 1271.48, Med: 6.36, Min: -234428.57
SYMC: 0.54
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE only.
ROE range over the past 10 years
Min: -2.96, Med: 15.45, Max: 51.77
Current: 0.54
-2.96
51.77
ROA % 0.19
ROA ranked lower than
63.12% of 2199 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 3269.23, Med: 2.95, Min: -16416.67
SYMC: 0.19
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA only.
ROA range over the past 10 years
Min: -0.71, Med: 6.47, Max: 19.9
Current: 0.19
-0.71
19.9
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 40.56
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) ranked higher than
51.09% of 2165 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 85250, Med: 23.63, Min: -99999999.99
SYMC: 40.56
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) only.
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: -5.7, Med: 64.9, Max: 149.77
Current: 40.56
-5.7
149.77
3-Year Total Revenue Growth Rate 9.50
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate ranked lower than
79.88% of 1829 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 1196.4, Med: 6.3, Min: -100
SYMC: 10
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -17.9, Med: 10, Max: 33
Current: 10
-17.9
33
3-Year Total EBITDA Growth Rate 6.70
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate ranked lower than
72.04% of 1588 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 1165.1, Med: 9.1, Min: -450.9
SYMC: 7.2
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: 5.9, Max: 49.6
Current: 7.2
0
49.6

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Business Description

Industry Application Software » Software - Application    NAICS : 511210    SIC : 7372
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Address 350 Ellis Street, Mountain View, CA, USA, 94043
Symantec is a cybersecurity provider for consumer and enterprise customers. The company was founded in 1982 and went public in 1989. The business is headquartered in Mountain View, California, and employs 11,000 people worldwide. Symantec reports in two operating segments (consumer security and enterprise security) across three geographies (Americas; Europe, Middle East, and Africa; and Asia-Pacific and Japan).

Ratios

Current vs industry vs history
PE Ratio (TTM) 503.75
PE Ratio ranked lower than
100.00% of 1475 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 10600, Med: 24.79, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 503.75
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 4.37, Med: 17.84, Max: 610
Current: 503.75
4.37
610
Forward PE Ratio 11.68
Forward P/E ranked higher than
88.60% of 456 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 2500, Med: 26.18, Min: 2.66
SYMC: 11.68
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 671.68
PE without NRI ranked lower than
100.00% of 1414 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 10600, Med: 24.46, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 671.68
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE without NRI only.
PE without NRI range over the past 10 years
Min: 8.68, Med: 19.09, Max: 813.33
Current: 671.68
8.68
813.33
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 17.35
Price-to-Owner-Earnings ranked lower than
58.35% of 826 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 2445, Med: 25.26, Min: 0.08
SYMC: 17.35
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
Price-to-Owner-Earnings range over the past 10 years
Min: 2.49, Med: 14.7, Max: 1060
Current: 17.35
2.49
1060
PB Ratio 2.61
PB Ratio ranked higher than
55.79% of 2262 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 5500, Med: 2.93, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 2.61
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
PB Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.82, Med: 2.84, Max: 5.95
Current: 2.61
0.82
5.95
PS Ratio 2.79
PS Ratio ranked lower than
55.73% of 2268 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 285714.29, Med: 2.86, Min: 0
SYMC: 2.79
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
PS Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.47, Med: 2.63, Max: 5.36
Current: 2.79
1.47
5.36
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 10.58
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ranked higher than
76.95% of 924 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 2237.2, Med: 28.2, Min: 0.08
SYMC: 10.58
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 6.12, Med: 12.27, Max: 28.29
Current: 10.58
6.12
28.29
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 9.10
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow ranked higher than
71.30% of 1181 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 6271.25, Med: 20.26, Min: 0.04
SYMC: 9.1
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow range over the past 10 years
Min: 5.23, Med: 10.19, Max: 24.81
Current: 9.1
5.23
24.81
EV-to-EBIT 47.04
EV-to-EBIT ranked lower than
87.90% of 1537 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 119475.88, Med: 18.1, Min: 0.05
SYMC: 47.04
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
EV-to-EBIT range over the past 10 years
Min: -1044.8, Med: 14.85, Max: 86
Current: 47.04
-1044.8
86
EV-to-EBITDA 15.96
EV-to-EBITDA ranked lower than
63.52% of 1661 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 64649.64, Med: 14.06, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 15.96
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
EV-to-EBITDA range over the past 10 years
Min: -2.7, Med: 10.2, Max: 69.9
Current: 15.96
-2.7
69.9
EV-to-Revenue 3.12
EV-to-Revenue ranked lower than
59.86% of 2327 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 295554.27, Med: 2.52, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 3.12
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
EV-to-Revenue range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.3, Med: 2.4, Max: 5.9
Current: 3.12
1.3
5.9
PEG Ratio 41.09
PEG Ratio ranked lower than
100.00% of 650 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 288.5, Med: 1.89, Min: 0.02
SYMC: 41.09
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
PEG Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.99, Med: 2.24, Max: 48.41
Current: 41.09
0.99
48.41
Shiller PE Ratio 15.15
Shiller PE Ratio ranked higher than
77.55% of 588 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 13256.8, Med: 33.85, Min: 0.02
SYMC: 15.15
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
Shiller PE Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 14.08, Med: 74.76, Max: 212
Current: 15.15
14.08
212
Current Ratio 0.85
Current Ratio ranked lower than
82.55% of 2075 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 672.73, Med: 1.93, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 0.85
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
Current Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.85, Med: 1.81, Max: 2.84
Current: 0.85
0.85
2.84
Quick Ratio 0.85
Quick Ratio ranked lower than
79.04% of 2075 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 672.73, Med: 1.78, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 0.85
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
Quick Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.85, Med: 1.81, Max: 2.73
Current: 0.85
0.85
2.73
Days Sales Outstanding 54.62
Days Sales Outstanding ranked higher than
62.49% of 2082 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 989.79, Med: 66.86, Min: 0.02
SYMC: 54.62
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
Days Sales Outstanding range over the past 10 years
Min: 50.98, Med: 57.66, Max: 87.87
Current: 54.62
50.98
87.87
Days Payable 57.36
Days Payable ranked higher than
65.61% of 1870 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 2567.37, Med: 44.89, Min: 0.02
SYMC: 57.36
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
Days Payable range over the past 10 years
Min: 57.36, Med: 87.83, Max: 130.13
Current: 57.36
57.36
130.13

Dividend & Buy Back

Current vs industry vs history
Dividend Yield % 1.49
Trailing Dividend Yield ranked lower than
61.52% of 1450 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 35.84, Med: 1.55, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 1.49
Ranked among companies with meaningful Trailing Dividend Yield only.
Trailing Dividend Yield range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.56, Med: 1.62, Max: 3.61
Current: 1.49
0.56
3.61
Dividend Payout Ratio 15.00
Dividend Payout Ratio ranked lower than
100.00% of 919 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 24.56, Med: 0.33, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 15
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
Dividend Payout Ratio range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.16, Med: 3.75, Max: 15
Current: 15
0.16
15
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate (Per Share) -20.60
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate ranked lower than
77.22% of 619 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 291.5, Med: 8.9, Min: -100
SYMC: -20.6
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: 0, Med: 0, Max: -20.6
Current: -20.6
0
-20.6
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.50
Forward Dividend Yield ranked lower than
66.04% of 1375 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 46.15, Med: 1.79, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 1.5
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield-on-Cost (5-Year) % 0.61
Yield-on-Cost (5y) ranked lower than
68.99% of 1422 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 107.53, Med: 2.13, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 0.61
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield-on-Cost (5y) only.
Yield-on-Cost (5y) range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.23, Med: 0.67, Max: 1.48
Current: 0.61
0.23
1.48
3-Year Share Buyback Rate -2.60
3-Year Share Buyback Rate ranked higher than
95.82% of 1507 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 100, Med: -3.3, Min: -1487.4
SYMC: -2.6
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Share Buyback Rate only.
3-Year Share Buyback Rate range over the past 10 years
Min: -31, Med: -2.9, Max: 7.7
Current: -2.6
-31
7.7

Valuation & Return

Current vs industry vs history
Price-to-Projected-FCF 1.30
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF ranked higher than
71.44% of 907 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 650.5, Med: 2.08, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 1.3
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.57, Med: 1.48, Max: 9
Current: 1.3
0.57
9
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.07
Price-to-Median-PS-Value ranked lower than
68.72% of 2062 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 78, Med: 1, Min: 0.02
SYMC: 1.07
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
Price-to-Median-PS-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 0.56, Med: 1.2, Max: 3.39
Current: 1.07
0.56
3.39
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 40.30
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value ranked lower than
100.00% of 449 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 169, Med: 1.62, Min: 0.01
SYMC: 40.3
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value range over the past 10 years
Min: 1.02, Med: 1.93, Max: 45.98
Current: 40.3
1.02
45.98
Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % 2.13
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) ranked lower than
55.66% of 2413 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 2103.44, Med: 2.07, Min: -5000
SYMC: 2.13
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) range over the past 10 years
Min: -61.9, Med: 4.5, Max: 18
Current: 2.13
-61.9
18
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 22.12
Forward Rate of Return ranked lower than
82.96% of 939 companies
in the Software - Application industry.
Industry Max: 34548.51, Med: 10.12, Min: -301.2
SYMC: 22.12
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return only.
Forward Rate of Return range over the past 10 years
Min: -21.6, Med: 8.6, Max: 28.1
Current: 22.12
-21.6
28.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $ 4,731
EPS (TTM) $ 0.04
Beta 1.24
Volatility % 42.85
52-Week Range $ 17.43 - 24.77
Shares Outstanding (Mil) 618.19

Analyst Estimate

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score 5
Positive ROA Y
Positive CFROA Y
Higher ROA yoy N
CFROA > ROA Y
Lower Leverage yoy Y
Higher Current Ratio yoy N
Less Shares Outstanding yoy N
Higher Gross Margin yoy N
Higher Asset Turnover yoy Y