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Total System Services Inc (TSS)
Financial | Financial Services
82.59  1.04%
TSS vs FINANCIAL SERVICES SECTOR & S&P 500
VALUATION
TSSSECTORS&P 500
P/E RATIO36.5927.421.12
EV/EBITDA RATIO16.2524.412.66
P/S RATIO3.197.32.25
P/B RATIO6.494.43.45
QUALITY
RETURN ON EQUITY18.95%11.53%13.64%
RETURN ON CAPITAL8.47%8.02%10.09%
NET MARGIN7.63%19.98%9.73%
DIVIDEND ANALYSIS
DIVIDEND YIELD
0.56%
PAYOUT RATIO18.96%
3 YR DIVIDEND GROWTH0%
FINANCIAL STRENGTH
PIOTROSKI F SCORE
5 OUT OF 9
DEBT-TO-EQUITY127%
INTEREST COVERAGE5.9x
CURRENT RATIO
GROWTH
5 YR EPS GROWTH8.51%
5 YR SPS GROWTH18.18%
5 YR BPS GROWTH10.71%
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Key Concepts
Great Investors
Total System Services Inc 's strong growth translates to a Growth Rank in the top 25% of all stocks
TICKRZBOT SUMMARY
Total System Services Inc receives a C ranking in our multi-factor model that blends valuation, moat, operational performance, and financial strength. View the tickrz MFM Screener here. Here's a summary of Total System Services Inc's factor rankings that are combined together to calculate the tickrz MFM ranking:

FACTOR RANKINGSFACTOR SCREENER 
TICKRZ MFM RANK C / 287PURE VALUE RANKC / 355
DIVIDEND RANKA / 15MOAT RANKB / 139
FINANCIAL STRENGTH RANKN/AGROWTH RANKA / 64
MOMENTUM RANKA / 41
GURU ANALYSIS
Buffett Rank B / 232Peter Lynch Rank D / 304
Total System Services Inc ranks 232 out of the S&P 500 constituents in our multi-factor Warren Buffett ranking methodology. This is a average score, meaning it ranks in the middle of the pack on valuation, moat, volatility, and financial strength factors. The stock's average Buffett rank suggests waiting for improved valuation or quality metrics before taking action.Our Peter Lynch mutli-factor model ranks stocks on their PEG ratio, Financial Strength, margin profile, and their P/Es relative to their respective industry groups. Total System Services Inc ranks 304, a relatively weak ranking.
Alex Roepers Rank C / 326Joel Greenblatt Rank C / 333
Alex Roepers, founder of Atlantic Investment Management, looks for stocks trading at low EV/EBITDA multiples with strong and consistent free cash flow. Total System Services Inc ranks 326 out of the S&P 500 constituents on our Roepers-inspired multi-factor model.In his best-selling The Little Book that Beats the Market, Greenblatt introduced the Magic Formula, a straightforward approach that ranks stocks on earnings yield and return on invested capital. Total System Services Inc places 333 out the S&P 500 consitituents on this ranking methodology.
FACTOR RANKINGS
Value
Pure Value Ranking C / 355
Valuation is the most heavily weighted component in our tickrz ranking methodology. Numerous academic and practitioner studies have found that a value approach outperforms the market over the long-run. Total System Services Inc's valuation score is comprised of a P/E ratio of 36.6x, a P/B ratio of 6.5x, a P/S ratio of 3.2x, and an EV/EBITDA ratio of 16.3x. Total System Services Inc ranks 355 out of the S&P 500 constituents on valuation--a relatively weak score.

Quality
Moat B / 139Financial Strength N/A
To calculate a company's Moat Score, we look at its historical earnings growth, historical average return on equity, the volatility of its earnings stream, and also factor in the strength of its balance sheet. Our approach concludes the company's business moat is average. Our analysis of its moat reveals neither a durable moat or enduring competitive advantages.Total System Services Inc has a Piotroski F Score of 5 out of 9. The F Score examines changes in profitability, leverage, liquidity, and operating efficiency. Interest coverage of 5.9x, a debt/equity ratio of 127% and a Moat Rank of 139 translate to a not available Financial Strength score.


Momentum A / 41
Investment research has shown that stocks with strong performance over the last 6 to 12 months tend to perform better in the medium term than stocks with poor performance over the same period. In fact, the momentum factor is one of the strongest of all the investment factors. The company has seen its stock appreciate by 44.6% over the last 12 months. This performance is strong compared to other stocks in the S&P 500, earning it a rank of 41. Total System Services Inc's strong 12 month stock performance will appeal to momentum investors.

Yield A / 15
Value + Yield
Shares currently yield 0.56%. Our dividend ranking approach looks at a company's dividend growth rate, payout ratio, business moat, and valuation. Based on our methodology, Total System Services Inc ranks 15 among the S&P 500 constituents. Investors looking for undervalued dividend stocks will want to closely investigate Total System Services Inc.

Growth A / 64
A company's growth metrics are less important than its valuation, moat, and financial strength. However, a check on growth can be a good way to avoid companies in secular decline. The company's growth in sales, earnings, and book value places it among the top third of S&P 500 companies. Its 8.5% 5 year annualized EPS growth, 18.2% 5 year annualized sales-per-share growth, and 5 year annualized book value-per-share growth of 10.7% speak to its impressive growth ranking.

Total System Services Inc (TSS)
Financial | Financial Services
82.59  1.04%


tickrz rank
C
VALUATION RATIOS
P/E Ratio36.59x
P/B Ratio6.49x
P/S Ratio3.19x
EV/EBITDA Ratio16.25x
DIVIDEND ANALYSIS
DIVIDEND YIELD
0.56%
PAYOUT RATIO18.96%
3 YR DIVIDEND GROWTH0%
FINANCIAL STRENGTH
PIOTROSKI F SCORE
5 OUT OF 9
DEBT-TO-EQUITY127%
INTEREST COVERAGE5.9x
CURRENT RATIO
MOAT
ROE18.95%
ROIC8.47%
Net Margin7.63%
GROWTH
5 YR EPS GROWTH8.51%
5 YR SPS GROWTH18.18%
5 YR BPS GROWTH10.71%

TICKRZ RANK
Total System Services Inc receives a C ranking in our multi-factor model that blends valuation, moat, operational performance, and financial strength. View the tickrz MFM Screener here.

PURE VALUE
Valuation is the most heavily weighted component in our tickrz ranking methodology. Numerous academic and practitioner studies have found that a value approach outperforms the market over the long-run. Total System Services Inc's valuation score is comprised of a P/E ratio of 36.6x, a P/B ratio of 6.5x, a P/S ratio of 3.2x, and an EV/EBITDA ratio of 16.3x. Total System Services Inc ranks 355 out of the S&P 500 constituents on valuation--a relatively weak score.

WARREN BUFFETT RANKING
Total System Services Inc ranks 232 out of the S&P 500 constituents in our multi-factor Warren Buffett ranking methodology. This is a average score, meaning it ranks in the middle of the pack on valuation, moat, volatility, and financial strength factors. The stock's average Buffett rank suggests waiting for improved valuation or quality metrics before taking action.

MOAT
To calculate a company's Moat Score, we look at its historical earnings growth, historical average return on equity, the volatility of its earnings stream, and also factor in the strength of its balance sheet. Our approach concludes the company's business moat is average. Our analysis of its moat reveals neither a durable moat or enduring competitive advantages.

FINANCIAL STRENGTH
Total System Services Inc has a Piotroski F Score of 5 out of 9. The F Score examines changes in profitability, leverage, liquidity, and operating efficiency. Interest coverage of 5.9x, a debt/equity ratio of 127% and a Moat Rank of 139 translate to a not available Financial Strength score.

MOMENTUM
Investment research has shown that stocks with strong performance over the last 6 to 12 months tend to perform better in the medium term than stocks with poor performance over the same period. In fact, the momentum factor is one of the strongest of all the investment factors. The company has seen its stock appreciate by 44.6% over the last 12 months. This performance is strong compared to other stocks in the S&P 500, earning it a rank of 41. Total System Services Inc's strong 12 month stock performance will appeal to momentum investors.

VALUE + YIELD
Shares currently yield 0.56%. Our dividend ranking approach looks at a company's dividend growth rate, payout ratio, business moat, and valuation. Based on our methodology, Total System Services Inc ranks 15 among the S&P 500 constituents. Investors looking for undervalued dividend stocks will want to closely investigate Total System Services Inc.

GROWTH
A company's growth metrics are less important than its valuation, moat, and financial strength. However, a check on growth can be a good way to avoid companies in secular decline. The company's growth in sales, earnings, and book value places it among the top third of S&P 500 companies. Its 8.5% 5 year annualized EPS growth, 18.2% 5 year annualized sales-per-share growth, and 5 year annualized book value-per-share growth of 10.7% speak to its impressive growth ranking.