JCOM:NSD-J2 Global, Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Software-Infrastructure | NSD

Last Closing Price

USD 142.15

Change

+0.53 (+0.37)%

Market Cap

USD 6.37B

Volume

0.30M

Avg Analyst Target

USD 152.10 (+7.00%)

Avg User Target

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Fundamental Analysis

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About

J2 Global, Inc. provides internet services worldwide. It operates through three segments: Fax and Martech; Voice, Backup, Security, and Consumer Privacy and Protection; and Digital Media. The company offers cloud services, which include cloud fax services under the eFax, sFax, SRFax, MyFax, and eFax Corporate brands; endpoint and email security, and threat intelligence services for real-time malware analysis under the VIPRE brand; Inspired eLearning, a SaaS platform for cybersecurity awareness and compliance training; virtual private network services under the IPVanish and Encrypt.me names; online file backup, synchronization, and sharing services under the SugarSync name; and online backup and sync storage services under the LiveDrive name. It also provides email marketing and delivery solutions under the Campaigner, iContact, and SMTP names; on-demand voice communications services under the eVoice name; cloud phone communications services under theLine2 names; and IP licensing services. In addition, the company operates a portfolio of web properties and apps, including IGN, RetailMeNot, Mashable, PCMag, Humble Bundle, Speedtest, Offers, Black Friday, MedPageToday, Everyday Health, BabyCenter, and What to Expect, and others that offer technology products, gaming and lifestyle products and services, news and commentary related products, speed testing for internet and network connections, online deals and discounts for consumers, news, interactive tools and mobile applications, and tools and information for healthcare professionals, as well as professional networking tools, targeted emails, and white papers for IT professionals. It serves sole proprietors, small to medium-sized businesses, enterprises, and government organizations. The company was formerly known as j2 Global Communications, Inc. and changed its name to j2 Global, Inc. in December 2011. J2 Global, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Software-Infrastructure)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 45.51% 90% A- 86% B
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 45.51% 90% A- 86% B
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 140.65% 98% A+ 90% A-
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 140.65% 98% A+ 90% A-
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 105.36% 50% F 70% C-
Dividend Return 6.28% 25% F 17% F
Total Return 111.64% 50% F 70% C-
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 9.38% 22% F 51% F
Dividend Return 1.12% 43% F 31% F
Total Return 10.51% 25% F 51% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 30.98% 67% D+ 58% F
Risk Adjusted Return 33.91% 28% F 51% F
Market Capitalization 6.37B 62% D- 88% B+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Software-Infrastructure)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 28.30 70% C- 34% F
Price/Book Ratio 5.00 68% D+ 30% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 13.27 62% D- 31% F
EV/EBITDA 11.73 93% A 64% D
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 18.68% 94% A 87% B+
Return on Invested Capital 9.59% 72% C- 78% C+
Return on Assets 6.65% 91% A- 86% B
Debt to Equity Ratio 97.62% 29% F 22% F
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 7.42 14% F 13% F
Short Percent 9.14% 29% F 22% F
Beta 1.07 52% F 55% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters then its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Underpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

What to not like:
Poor risk adjusted returns

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns , the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

Below median total returns

The company has under performed its peers on annual average total returns in the past 5 years.

Below median dividend returns

The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Highly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.