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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.20
AVY's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
52% of the 2029 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.81 vs. AVY: 0.20 )
AVY' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 0.34
Current: 0.2

0.01
0.34
Equity to Asset 0.25
AVY's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
59% of the 2012 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. AVY: 0.25 )
AVY' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 0.42
Current: 0.25

0.25
0.42
Interest Coverage 7.83
AVY's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
52% of the 1268 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 28.68 vs. AVY: 7.83 )
AVY' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 3.65   Max: 10.82
Current: 7.83

3.65
10.82
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 3.41
M-Score: -2.59
WACC vs ROIC
7.99%
15.14%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 7.83
AVY's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 2034 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. AVY: 7.83 )
AVY' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -8.64   Max: 12.35
Current: 7.83

-8.64
12.35
Net-margin (%) 3.93
AVY's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 2034 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.59 vs. AVY: 3.93 )
AVY' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -12.54   Max: 7.28
Current: 3.93

-12.54
7.28
ROE (%) 18.33
AVY's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 2020 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 7.85 vs. AVY: 18.33 )
AVY' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -47.98   Max: 34.62
Current: 18.33

-47.98
34.62
ROA (%) 5.49
AVY's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 2045 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.76 vs. AVY: 5.49 )
AVY' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -13.53   Max: 10.72
Current: 5.49

-13.53
10.72
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 38.23
AVY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 2043 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 13.29 vs. AVY: 38.23 )
AVY' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -29.04   Max: 52.48
Current: 38.23

-29.04
52.48
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 5.40
AVY's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1779 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. AVY: 5.40 )
AVY' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -6   Max: 11.6
Current: 5.4

-6
11.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 8.50
AVY's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1573 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. AVY: 8.50 )
AVY' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -10   Max: 13.9
Current: 8.5

-10
13.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 21.80
AVY's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1461 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. AVY: 21.80 )
AVY' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -18.7   Max: 21.8
Current: 21.8

-18.7
21.8
» AVY's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

AVY Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 8,298 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 264,594 sh (+361.36%)
NWQ Managers 737,047 sh (+79.36%)
Joel Greenblatt 157,871 sh (+70.52%)
Robert Olstein 117,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 951,825 sh (-1.68%)
Mariko Gordon 93,705 sh (-2.65%)
RS Investment Management 1,489,732 sh (-16.84%)
Paul Tudor Jones 18,556 sh (-18.26%)
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Q2 2014

AVY Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 63,280 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 879,657 sh (+19.35%)
Paul Tudor Jones 20,178 sh (+8.74%)
Caxton Associates 200,000 sh (unchged)
Mariko Gordon 93,618 sh (-0.09%)
Louis Moore Bacon 7,822 sh (-5.74%)
Robert Olstein 110,168 sh (-5.84%)
RS Investment Management 1,387,613 sh (-6.85%)
Jim Simons 850,200 sh (-10.68%)
Joel Greenblatt 8,931 sh (-94.34%)
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Q3 2014

AVY Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Ray Dalio 15,302 sh (New)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 66,153 sh (+4.54%)
Robert Olstein 115,000 sh (+4.39%)
NWQ Managers 898,896 sh (+2.19%)
Mariko Gordon 93,618 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 15,483 sh (-23.27%)
RS Investment Management 996,121 sh (-28.21%)
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Q4 2014

AVY Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Joel Greenblatt 147,201 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 111,554 sh (New)
John Hussman 4,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 5,600 sh (New)
Robert Olstein 121,000 sh (+5.22%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 68,940 sh (+4.21%)
RS Investment Management 997,992 sh (+0.19%)
Mariko Gordon 93,618 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
NWQ Managers 869,277 sh (-3.30%)
Paul Tudor Jones 4,100 sh (-73.52%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 20.30
AVY's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
74% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 26.00 vs. AVY: 20.30 )
AVY' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 7.51   Max: 27.29
Current: 20.3

7.51
27.29
Forward P/E 14.37
AVY's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
86% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 44.44 vs. AVY: 14.37 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 20.00
AVY's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
75% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 25.80 vs. AVY: 20.00 )
AVY' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 7.52   Max: 27.99
Current: 20

7.52
27.99
P/B 4.50
AVY's P/B is ranked lower than
56% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. AVY: 4.50 )
AVY' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.22   Max: 5.1
Current: 4.5

1.22
5.1
P/S 0.80
AVY's P/S is ranked higher than
70% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. AVY: 0.80 )
AVY' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 1.28
Current: 0.8

0.27
1.28
PFCF 24.80
AVY's PFCF is ranked higher than
76% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 52.50 vs. AVY: 24.80 )
AVY' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.06   Max: 66.96
Current: 24.8

5.06
66.96
POCF 13.12
AVY's POCF is ranked higher than
74% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 16.85 vs. AVY: 13.12 )
AVY' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 3.44   Max: 18.48
Current: 13.12

3.44
18.48
EV-to-EBIT 11.00
AVY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
84% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 18.22 vs. AVY: 11.00 )
AVY' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -11.7   Max: 20.5
Current: 11

-11.7
20.5
Shiller P/E 89.50
AVY's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
67% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 58.99 vs. AVY: 89.50 )
AVY' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 6.65   Max: 91.95
Current: 89.5

6.65
91.95
Current Ratio 1.20
AVY's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
53% of the 2026 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. AVY: 1.20 )
AVY' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.83   Max: 1.35
Current: 1.2

0.83
1.35
Quick Ratio 0.89
AVY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
51% of the 2026 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. AVY: 0.89 )
AVY' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 1.06
Current: 0.89

0.58
1.06
Days Inventory 41.20
AVY's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
91% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 100.68 vs. AVY: 41.20 )
AVY' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 38.42   Max: 44.89
Current: 41.2

38.42
44.89
Days Sales Outstanding 55.24
AVY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
86% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 87.71 vs. AVY: 55.24 )
AVY' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 50.51   Max: 64.45
Current: 55.24

50.51
64.45

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 2.60
AVY's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
72% of the 1560 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. AVY: 2.60 )
AVY' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.89   Max: 9.43
Current: 2.6

1.89
9.43
Dividend Payout 0.51
AVY's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
67% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. AVY: 0.51 )
AVY' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 0.68
Current: 0.51

0.27
0.68
Dividend growth (3y) 10.20
AVY's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1010 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. AVY: 10.20 )
AVY' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -20.8   Max: 16.9
Current: 10.2

-20.8
16.9
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.27
AVY's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1582 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. AVY: 3.27 )
AVY' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 2.38   Max: 11.86
Current: 3.27

2.38
11.86
Share Buyback Rate 3.60
AVY's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
96% of the 1350 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. AVY: 3.60 )
AVY' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 3.6   Max: -2.7
Current: 3.6

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 17.30
AVY's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
61% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. AVY: 17.30 )
AVY' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 3.26   Max: 185.33
Current: 17.3

3.26
185.33
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.30
AVY's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
80% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. AVY: 1.30 )
AVY' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.67   Max: 3.03
Current: 1.3

0.67
3.03
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
AVY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
79% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. AVY: 1.10 )
AVY' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 2.58
Current: 1.1

0.63
2.58
Price/Graham Number 3.90
AVY's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
60% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.86 vs. AVY: 3.90 )
AVY' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.78   Max: 5.35
Current: 3.9

1.78
5.35
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 9.20
AVY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
83% of the 2039 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. AVY: 9.20 )
AVY' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 4.9   Max: 10.5
Current: 9.2

4.9
10.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 9.76
AVY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1261 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 7.24 vs. AVY: 9.76 )
AVY' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 2.3   Max: 20.5
Current: 9.76

2.3
20.5

Business Description

Industry: Industrial Products » Business Equipment
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Traded in other countries:AV3.Germany,
Avery Dennison Corp was incorporated in 1977 in the state of Delaware as Avery International Corporation. The Company's businesses include the production of pressure-sensitive materials, office products and a variety of tickets, tags, labels and other converted products. Its reporting segments are: Pressure-sensitive Materials, Retail Information Services and Retail Branding and Information Solutions. PSM segment manufactures and sells Fasson-, JAC-, and Avery Dennison-brand pressure-sensitive label and packaging materials, Avery- and Avery Dennison-brand graphics and graphic films, Avery Dennison-brand reflective products, Avery Dennison-brand tapes and performance polymers (largely used to manufacture pressure-sensitive materials). Its RBIS segment designs, manufactures and sells a variety of branding and information solutions to retailers, brand owners, apparel manufacturers, distributors and industrial customers on a global basis. Other specialty converting businesses include its DES and Vancive businesses. These businesses manufacture and sell specialty tapes, highly engineered films, pressure-sensitive postage stamps and other converted products. These businesses are generally not seasonal, except for certain automotive products due to plant shutdowns by automotive manufacturers. The Company develop, manufacture, source and sell Avery-branded products for office, school and home uses, including printable media, such as copier, ink-jet and laser printer labels, related computer software, ink-jet and laser printer card and index products, and organization, filing and presentation products, such as binders, dividers and sheet protectors. Its raw materials include paper, plastic films and resins, as well as specialty chemicals purchased from various commercial and industrial sources, which are subject to price fluctuations. Its products are not sold only by the company, but by third-party distributors and retailers as well. It competes with number of different businesses. The Company's trademarks are Avery Dennison, it's logo, and Fasson.
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