Symantec Corporation (OQ:SYMC)

Business Focus: Application Software

Valuation Ratios

SYMC
Industry
Sector
Beta
1.29
--
--
Price to Sales - TTM
2.72
5.63
3.54
Price to Book - most recent quarter
2.28
3.00
2.46
Price to Cash Flow per share - TTM
22.40
13.64
12.98
Price to Free Cash Flow per share - TTM
12.01
31.08
29.10

Analysts

Latest
6 Months
1 Year
Consensus Recommendations
HOLD
HOLD
HOLD
Number of Analysts
27.00
27.00
29.00

Dividends

SYMC
Industry
Sector
Dividend Yield - indicated annual
1.44
1.96
2.51
Payout Ratio - TTM
--
55.37
49.35

Growth Rate

SYMC
Industry
Sector
Revenue Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-1.74
12.24
10.30
Revenue Change % - TTM over TTM
-2.13
5.41
12.30
Growth Rate % - revenue 5 yr
-6.66
12.72
9.54
EPS Change % - most recent quarter vs 1 yr ago
-124.04
-21.63
-15.41
EPS Change % - TTM over TTM
-108.93
-19.04
-11.62
Growth Rate % - EPS 5 yr--
-1.65
9.93
--
Growth Rate % - capital spending 5 yr
-4.46
6.38
8.13

Financial Strength

SYMC
Industry
Sector
Quick Ratio - most recent quarter
--
0.90
1.48
Current Ratio - most recent quarter
0.85
1.15
1.74
LT Debt/Equity - most recent quarter
69.03
88.68
63.21
Total Debt/Total Equity - most recent quarter
77.59
115.07
77.47
Net Interest Coverage - TTM
2.19
-7.57
-4.40

Profitability Ratios

SYMC
Industry
Sector
Gross Margin % - TTM
77.81
60.19
45.31
Gross Margin % - 5 yr avg.
79.77
62.62
46.02
Operation Margin % - TTM
8.03
-166.82
-130.91
Operation Margin % - 5 yr avg
7.54
-185.67
-95.61
Pretax Margin % - TTM
2.28
-204.06
-165.18
Pretax Margin % - 5 yr avg.
3.67
-172.41
-120.42
Net Profit Margin % - TTM
-0.87
-204.76
-165.16
Net Profit Margin % - 5 yr avg.
-2.46
-172.48
-120.65

Efficiency

SYMC
Industry
Sector
Revenue/Employee - TTM
397,563.00
327,993.72
355,361.77
Net Income/Employee - TTM
-3,445.38
-106,226.86
-63,579.54
Receivables Turnover - TTM
6.24
9.57
9.26
Inventory Turnover - TTM
--
19.00
8.85
Asset Turnover - TTM
0.30
0.79
0.87

Management Effectiveness

SYMC
Industry
Sector
Return on Average Assets % - TTM
-0.26
-184.82
-98.87
Return on Average Assets % - 5 yr avg.
-0.71
-59.71
-54.03
Return on Investment - TTM
-0.33
-56.86
-25.19
Return on Investment - 5 yr avg.
-0.71
-59.71
-54.03
Return on Average Equity % - TTM
-0.76
-54.21
-26.57
Return on Average Equity % - 5 yr avg.
-2.18
-37.39
-18.11