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CoreCivic Inc (CXW) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018

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CoreCivic Inc (CXW) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2018. CoreCivic Inc is a real estate investment trust that offers site, design, build, finance, own, maintain and lease core real estate assets to government partners. The company is involved in the ownership and operation of private prisons. CoreCivic Inc has a market cap of $2.63 billion; its shares were traded at around $22.14 with a P/E ratio of 16.53 and P/S ratio of 1.47. The dividend yield of CoreCivic Inc stocks is 7.78%. CoreCivic Inc had annual average EBITDA growth of 1.40% over the past ten years.

For the last quarter CoreCivic Inc reported a revenue of $482.2 million, compared with the revenue of $440.6 million during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $1.8 billion, an increase of 4% from last year. For the last five years CoreCivic Inc had an average revenue growth rate of 1.9% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was $1.34 for the year, a decline of 10.7% from the previous year. Over the last five years CoreCivic Inc had an average EPS decline of 10.3% a year. The CoreCivic Inc had a decent operating margin of 14.01%, compared with the operating margin of 14.78% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of CoreCivic Inc is 17.05%. The profitability rank of the company is 5 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, CoreCivic Inc has the cash and cash equivalents of $52.8 million, compared with $52.2 million in the previous year. The long term debt was $1.8 billion, compared with $1.5 billion in the previous year. CoreCivic Inc has a financial strength rank of 5 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $22.14, CoreCivic Inc is traded at 16.4% discount to its historical median P/S valuation band of $26.47. The P/S ratio of the stock is 1.47, while the historical median P/S ratio is 1.75. The stock gained 9.64% during the past 12 months.

For the complete 20-year historical financial data of CXW, click here.

This article first appeared on GuruFocus.