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Value Line Quality Rank

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The Quality Rank measures the business quality of a company relative to other companies. It is ranked based on the strength of the balance sheet, as well as the profitability and growth of the business. The ranked companies are split in equal numbers and then ranked from 1 to 10, with 10 being the highest.

The rank of balance sheet (30%)

The rank of balance sheet is done through the ranking of:
  • Interest coverage
  • Zscore
  • Debt to revenue
  • Equity to asset
  • Cash to debt

The rank of Profitability (70%)

The ranking of Profitability is done by ranking:
  • Operating margin mean rank (10-year mean average profit margine)
  • Operating margin growth rank
  • Fscore
  • Predictability rank
  • Revenue growth rank (5 year), when the growth is higher than 25%, set it as 25%
  • Num of year profit (number of years that is profitable within the last 10 years)
  • ROIC median (10-year median of ROIC)

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Value Line Business Description

Value Line logo
Financial Services » Capital Markets NAICS : 523210 SIC : 7323
Traded in Other Exchanges
551 Fifth Avenue, 3rd Floor, New York, NY, USA, 10176-0001
Value Line Inc is a U.S based company. It produces investment periodicals based on underlying research and making available copyright data, including ranking system and other information, to third parties under written agreements for use in third-party managed and marketed investment products and for other purposes. The company markets under well-known brands including Value Line, the Value Line logo, The Value Line Investment Survey, Smart Research, Smarter Investing and The Most Trusted Name in Investment Research. Its only operating segment being Publishing.
Fiore Alfred R director 1 ANGORA ROAD WESTPORT CT 06880
Brecher Howard A director, officer: Chairman and CEO VALUE LINE 220 E 42ND ST SUITE 600 NEW YORK NY 10017
Anastasio Stephen director, officer: Vice President and Treasurer 220 E 42ND STREET NEW YORK NY 10017
Muenzer Glenn J. director 357 HARVARD COURT EAST MEADOW NY 11554
Reed William Edward director 12 KNORR STREET NORWALK CT 06854
Bernstein Mary director 220 E 42ND STREET NEW YORK NY 10017
Davis Stephen P director 57 EAST 95TH STREET NEW YORK NY 10128
Sarkany Thomas director, officer: Secretary 220 EAST 42ND STREET 6TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10017
Perkins, Robert M. director 220 EAST 42ND STREET, 6TH FLOOR NEW YORK CITY NY 10017
Legon, Ruth O. director 220 EAST 42ND STREET, 6TH FLOOR NEW YORK CITY NY 10017
Appel Mitchell Eric officer: Chief Financial Officer VALUE LINE INC 220 EAST 42ND STREET 6TH FLOOR NEW YORK NY 10017
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Eakman Janet director 220 E 42ND STREET NEW YORK NY 10017
Shanahan Edward J director 220 EAST 42 STREET NEW YORK NY 10017
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