Symantec Corporation (OQ:SYMC)

Business Focus: Application Software

Valuation Ratios

SYMC
Industry
Sector
Beta
1.12
--
--
Price to Sales - TTM
3.29
6.08
3.67
Price to Book - most recent quarter
2.65
2.63
2.61
Price to Cash Flow per share - TTM
24.06
13.12
13.57
Price to Free Cash Flow per share - TTM
19.38
32.32
30.82

Analysts

Latest
6 Months
1 Year
Consensus Recommendations
HOLD
HOLD
HOLD
Number of Analysts
28.00
29.00
28.00

Dividends

SYMC
Industry
Sector
Dividend Yield - indicated annual
1.23
1.89
2.41
Payout Ratio - TTM
327.85
49.85
51.29

Growth Rate

SYMC
Industry
Sector
Revenue Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
0.17
15.28
9.50
Revenue Change % - TTM over TTM
0.27
5.19
13.21
Growth Rate % - revenue 5 yr
-6.89
13.26
9.65
EPS Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-87.91
-17.68
-17.09
EPS Change % - TTM over TTM
-52.15
-12.06
-11.38
Growth Rate % - EPS 5 yr-7.98
-2.92
10.57
--
Growth Rate % - capital spending 5 yr
-15.82
5.78
8.01

Financial Strength

SYMC
Industry
Sector
Quick Ratio - most recent quarter
--
0.91
1.58
Current Ratio - most recent quarter
1.02
1.04
1.73
LT Debt/Equity - most recent quarter
75.30
91.85
61.43
Total Debt/Total Equity - most recent quarter
85.42
107.56
74.76
Net Interest Coverage - TTM
2.73
-10.54
-4.47

Profitability Ratios

SYMC
Industry
Sector
Gross Margin % - TTM
78.22
59.45
45.44
Gross Margin % - 5 yr avg.
81.04
62.57
46.17
Operation Margin % - TTM
5.77
-210.34
-132.37
Operation Margin % - 5 yr avg
10.38
-185.91
-93.83
Pretax Margin % - TTM
-0.19
-247.70
-167.75
Pretax Margin % - 5 yr avg.
7.90
-172.62
-115.91
Net Profit Margin % - TTM
1.66
-248.46
-164.37
Net Profit Margin % - 5 yr avg.
1.81
-172.68
-116.16

Efficiency

SYMC
Industry
Sector
Revenue/Employee - TTM
402,711.90
329,761.07
345,448.72
Net Income/Employee - TTM
6,694.92
-112,100.60
-60,461.11
Receivables Turnover - TTM
6.84
8.75
9.27
Inventory Turnover - TTM
--
18.77
8.85
Asset Turnover - TTM
0.29
0.88
0.90

Management Effectiveness

SYMC
Industry
Sector
Return on Average Assets % - TTM
0.49
-168.49
-104.56
Return on Average Assets % - 5 yr avg.
0.58
-57.77
-55.00
Return on Investment - TTM
0.61
-59.81
-27.41
Return on Investment - 5 yr avg.
0.58
-57.77
-55.00
Return on Average Equity % - TTM
1.45
-48.76
-25.81
Return on Average Equity % - 5 yr avg.
1.73
-37.91
-17.62