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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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Cash-to-Debt 0.14
KFS's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
91% of the 136 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 2.41 vs. KFS: 0.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
KFS' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.13  Med: 1.49 Max: N/A
Current: 0.14
Equity-to-Asset 0.11
KFS's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
93% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.27 vs. KFS: 0.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
KFS' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.21 Max: 0.42
Current: 0.11
0.09
0.42
Beneish M-Score: -2.10
WACC vs ROIC
1.98%
-3.07%
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 : 1/10

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Operating Margin % -4.94
KFS's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
93% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.95 vs. KFS: -4.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
KFS' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -128.27  Med: -15.98 Max: -1.84
Current: -4.94
-128.27
-1.84
Net Margin % 0.35
KFS's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
90% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 6.62 vs. KFS: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
KFS' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -100.24  Med: -15.11 Max: 0.69
Current: 0.35
-100.24
0.69
ROE % 0.48
KFS's ROE % is ranked lower than
89% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.79 vs. KFS: 0.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
KFS' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -102.68  Med: -45.72 Max: 2.12
Current: 0.48
-102.68
2.12
ROA % 0.17
KFS's ROA % is ranked lower than
89% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 2.15 vs. KFS: 0.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
KFS' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.71  Med: -7.22 Max: 0.45
Current: 0.17
-13.71
0.45
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -3.20
KFS's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
88% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. KFS: -3.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
KFS' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -6 Max: 38.7
Current: -3.2
0
38.7
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -55.70
KFS's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
99% of the 117 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: -1.00 vs. KFS: -55.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
KFS' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -33.25 Max: 34.4
Current: -55.7
0
34.4
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -74.80
KFS's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
99% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: -0.90 vs. KFS: -74.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
KFS' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -14.2 Max: 86.4
Current: -74.8
0
86.4
GuruFocus has detected 5 Warning Signs with Kingsway Financial Services Inc $KFS.
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Business Description

Industry: Insurance - Property & Casualty » Insurance - Property & Casualty    NAICS: 524126    SIC: 7339
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Traded in other countries:KFS.Canada, KFSN.Germany,
Headquarter Location:Canada
Kingsway Financial Services Inc acts as a merchant bank which is engaged in the property and casualty insurance business. It provides coverage for liability, accident benefits and physical damage.

Kingsway Financial Services is an insurance holding company with a focus on property and casualty insurance in the United States and Canada. Through its subsidiaries which operate under a variety of banners, the firm's primary businesses are trucking insurance and nonstandard automobile insurance. The common shares of Kingsway trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange.

Top Ranked Articles about Kingsway Financial Services Inc

Kingsway Announces Results of Shareholder Meeting
Kingsway Announces First Quarter 2017 Results
Weekly CFO Buys Highlight Insiders invest in Layne Christensen, MMA Capital, Kingsway Financial
According to GuruFocus Insider Data, the recent chief financial officer buys were: Layne Christensen Co. (NASDAQ:LAYN), MMA Capital Management LLC (NASDAQ:MMAC) and Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (NYSE:KFS). Read more...
Independent Director Invests in Kingsway Financial Services Company's market price has gained an estimated 31% in the last year
Independent Director Joseph Stilwell purchased 16,100 shares shares of Kingsway Financial Services (NYSE:KFS) for $5.71 per share on March 16. The transaction was documented in a Form 4 filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Read more...
Weekly CFO Buys Highlight Insiders invest in Kingsway Financial Services, York Water, MMA Capital Management
According to GuruFocus Insider Data, the recent CFO buys were: Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (NYSE:KFS), York Water Co. (NASDAQ:YORW) and MMA Capital Management LLC (NASDAQ:MMAC). Read more...
Weekly CFO Buys Highlights Insiders acquire shares in Cree and Kingsway Financial Services
According to GuruFocus Insider Data, the recent chief financial officer (CFO) buys were: Cree Inc. (NASDAQ:CREE) and Kingsway Financial Services (NYSE:KFS). Read more...
Kingsway Financial Services Insider Buys Shares Director buys 1,148,263 shares
Joseph Stilwell purchased 1,148,263 shares of Kingsway Financial Services (NYSE:KFS) on Sept. 30 for $5.74 per share, according to a Form 4 filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Stilwell now owns 3,772,218 shares of Kingsway Financial Services, which represents 19.01% of the company's shares outstanding. Read more...
Weekly CFO Buys Highlight York Water Co (YORW), Martin Midstream Partners LP (MMLP), Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (KFS)
According to GuruFocus Insider Data, the recent CFO buys were: York Water Co (NASDAQ:YORW), Martin Midstream Partners LP (NASDAQ:MMLP), and Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (NYSE:KFS). Read more...

Ratios

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PE Ratio 810.98
KFS's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
100% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 15.54 vs. KFS: 810.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
KFS' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.01  Med: 9.76 Max: 824.19
Current: 810.98
7.01
824.19
PB Ratio 2.74
KFS's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. KFS: 2.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
KFS' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.96 Max: 4.11
Current: 2.74
0.18
4.11
PS Ratio 0.72
KFS's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. KFS: 0.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
KFS' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.54 Max: 2.64
Current: 0.72
0.12
2.64

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -9.30
KFS's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
83% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. KFS: -9.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
KFS' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.9  Med: -0.6 Max: 0
Current: -9.3
-17.9
0

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.29
KFS's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
74% of the 133 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. KFS: 1.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
KFS' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.95 Max: 8.33
Current: 1.29
0.23
8.33
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -1.62
KFS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
91% of the 136 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.44 vs. KFS: -1.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
KFS' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2161.4  Med: -10.75 Max: 1951.8
Current: -1.62
-2161.4
1951.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 240.90
KFS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
99% of the 81 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 16.47 vs. KFS: 240.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
KFS' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1197.8  Med: -198.3 Max: 240.9
Current: 240.9
-1197.8
240.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $186.49
EPS (TTM) $ 0.01
Beta0.38
Short Percentage of Float0.20%
52-Week Range $5.06 - 6.50
Shares Outstanding (Mil)23.41
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Kingsway Announces Results of Shareholder Meeting May 25 2017 
Kingsway Announces First Quarter 2017 Results Apr 26 2017 
Weekly CFO Buys Highlight Apr 19 2017 
Independent Director Invests in Kingsway Financial Services Mar 17 2017 
Weekly CFO Buys Highlight Jan 20 2017 
Weekly CFO Buys Highlights Nov 01 2016 
Kingsway Financial Services Insider Buys Shares Oct 04 2016 
Weekly CFO Buys Highlight Jul 19 2016 
Weekly CFO Buys Highlights May 03 2016 
Weekly CFO Buys Highlight: Revolution Lighting Technologies, Kingsway Financial Services, OHA Invest Jan 03 2016 

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