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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 : 4/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Equity-to-Asset 0.23
APU's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
77% of the 617 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. APU: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
APU' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.23 Max: 0.39
Current: 0.23
0.11
0.39
Interest Coverage 2.86
APU's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
68% of the 588 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 5.05 vs. APU: 2.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
APU' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 3.01 Max: 4.27
Current: 2.86
1.2
4.27
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 1.67
Beneish M-Score: -2.53
WACC vs ROIC
4.78%
12.95%
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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 19.88
APU's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
67% of the 619 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 13.23 vs. APU: 19.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
APU' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.84  Med: 12.03 Max: 19.88
Current: 19.88
5.84
19.88
Net Margin % 9.30
APU's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
56% of the 619 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 7.64 vs. APU: 9.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
APU' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 7.22 Max: 9.94
Current: 9.3
0.75
9.94
ROE % 15.75
APU's ROE % is ranked higher than
81% of the 613 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 8.70 vs. APU: 15.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
APU' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.24  Med: 28.08 Max: 71.62
Current: 15.75
-0.24
71.62
ROA % 5.17
APU's ROA % is ranked higher than
73% of the 628 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 2.98 vs. APU: 5.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
APU' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 7.26 Max: 13.28
Current: 5.17
0.7
13.28
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 29.52
APU's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
83% of the 626 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 10.19 vs. APU: 29.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
APU' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.43  Med: 31.87 Max: 48.25
Current: 29.52
14.43
48.25
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -10.00
APU's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
85% of the 557 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. APU: -10.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
APU' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10  Med: 1.5 Max: 49.8
Current: -10
-10
49.8
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -1.80
APU's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
74% of the 517 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. APU: -1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
APU' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.9  Med: 4.6 Max: 200.3
Current: -1.8
-15.9
200.3
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -6.10
APU's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
69% of the 470 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. APU: -6.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
APU' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29.8  Med: 10.25 Max: 58.4
Current: -6.1
-29.8
58.4
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

APU Guru Trades in Q1 2016

First Eagle Investment 9,800 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 24,700 sh (-94.24%)
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Q2 2016

APU Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons Sold Out
First Eagle Investment Sold Out
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Q3 2016

APU Guru Trades in Q3 2016

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Q4 2016

APU Guru Trades in Q4 2016

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Business Description

Industry: Utilities - Regulated » Utilities - Regulated Gas    NAICS: 454310    SIC: 5984
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Traded in other countries:APK.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
AmeriGas Partners LP is a retail propane distributor in the United States and conducts its business through its subsidiary, AmeriGas Propane, L.P.

AmeriGas Partners is the largest retail propane marketer in the United States. The company sells about 1.5 billion gallons of propane annually to 2.4 million customers across a diverse footprint in all 50 states. AmeriGas also sells, installs, and services propane appliances, including heating systems. The general partner is AmeriGas Inc., which is a wholly owned subsidiary of UGI.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 40.81
APU's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
87% of the 542 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 17.32 vs. APU: 40.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
APU' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.28  Med: 23.41 Max: 260
Current: 40.81
8.28
260
Forward PE Ratio 17.99
APU's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
54% of the 322 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 17.42 vs. APU: 17.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 40.81
APU's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
86% of the 531 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 17.60 vs. APU: 40.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
APU' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.28  Med: 23.4 Max: 260
Current: 40.81
8.28
260
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 13.86
APU's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
62% of the 277 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 18.97 vs. APU: 13.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
APU' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.78  Med: 14.78 Max: 41.52
Current: 13.86
4.78
41.52
PB Ratio 4.31
APU's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
91% of the 624 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 1.68 vs. APU: 4.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
APU' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.99  Med: 4.44 Max: 8.65
Current: 4.31
1.99
8.65
PS Ratio 1.80
APU's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
54% of the 613 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. APU: 1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
APU' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 1.07 Max: 1.99
Current: 1.8
0.45
1.99
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 13.17
APU's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
55% of the 240 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 15.56 vs. APU: 13.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
APU' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.42  Med: 14.73 Max: 26.02
Current: 13.17
5.42
26.02
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 10.03
APU's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
73% of the 393 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 7.57 vs. APU: 10.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
APU' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.27  Med: 10.01 Max: 14.75
Current: 10.03
4.27
14.75
EV-to-EBIT 18.25
APU's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
67% of the 864 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 15.02 vs. APU: 18.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
APU' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.1  Med: 15.55 Max: 38.5
Current: 18.25
7.1
38.5
EV-to-EBITDA 12.31
APU's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
67% of the 887 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 10.20 vs. APU: 12.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
APU' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.6  Med: 10.8 Max: 20.6
Current: 12.31
5.6
20.6
PEG Ratio 6.48
APU's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
77% of the 278 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 2.82 vs. APU: 6.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
APU' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.95  Med: 3.56 Max: 41.28
Current: 6.48
0.95
41.28
Shiller PE Ratio 23.88
APU's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 203 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 24.83 vs. APU: 23.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
APU' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.08  Med: 22.97 Max: 32.59
Current: 23.88
14.08
32.59
Current Ratio 0.93
APU's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
59% of the 614 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. APU: 0.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
APU' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 0.97 Max: 1.85
Current: 0.93
0.59
1.85
Quick Ratio 0.75
APU's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
64% of the 614 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. APU: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
APU' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 0.71 Max: 1.36
Current: 0.75
0.45
1.36
Days Inventory 42.16
APU's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
70% of the 540 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 22.11 vs. APU: 42.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
APU' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 25.73  Med: 30.59 Max: 39.47
Current: 42.16
25.73
39.47
Days Sales Outstanding 48.45
APU's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
51% of the 438 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 49.50 vs. APU: 48.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
APU' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.93  Med: 28.91 Max: 33.74
Current: 48.45
22.93
33.74
Days Payable 73.08
APU's Days Payable is ranked lower than
51% of the 395 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 76.25 vs. APU: 73.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
APU' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.57  Med: 35.43 Max: 44.22
Current: 73.08
26.57
44.22

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 8.29
APU's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
91% of the 1045 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 3.32 vs. APU: 8.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
APU' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.45  Med: 7.43 Max: 11.31
Current: 8.29
5.45
11.31
Dividend Payout Ratio 2.00
APU's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
90% of the 590 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. APU: 2.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
APU' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 1.22 Max: 2.1
Current: 2
0.73
2.1
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 4.30
APU's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
51% of the 356 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. APU: 4.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
APU' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 4 Max: 70.2
Current: 4.3
0
70.2
Forward Dividend Yield % 8.34
APU's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
90% of the 1038 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 3.47 vs. APU: 8.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 10.63
APU's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
88% of the 1045 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 4.25 vs. APU: 10.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
APU' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.99  Med: 9.53 Max: 14.5
Current: 10.63
6.99
14.5

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.19
APU's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
62% of the 286 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 1.54 vs. APU: 1.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
APU' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.88  Med: 1.3 Max: 1.7
Current: 1.19
0.88
1.7
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.68
APU's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
80% of the 508 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. APU: 1.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
APU' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 0.8 Max: 1.78
Current: 1.68
0.53
1.78
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 5.45
APU's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
96% of the 120 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. APU: 5.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
APU' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.99  Med: 2.89 Max: 10.06
Current: 5.45
0.99
10.06
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 5.48
APU's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
62% of the 926 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 6.33 vs. APU: 5.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
APU' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.6  Med: 6.4 Max: 14.2
Current: 5.48
2.6
14.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 14.74
APU's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
81% of the 387 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Gas industry.

( Industry Median: 3.21 vs. APU: 14.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
APU' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.6  Med: 9.45 Max: 20.2
Current: 14.74
-1.6
20.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,345
EPS (TTM) $ 1.11
Beta0.22
Short Percentage of Float3.10%
52-Week Range $40.81 - 50.11
Shares Outstanding (Mil)92.96

Analyst Estimate

Sep17 Sep18 Sep19
Revenue (Mil $) 2,710 2,971 2,903
EPS ($) 2.53 2.79 2.51
EPS without NRI ($) 2.53 2.79 2.51
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
14.33%
Dividends per Share ($) 3.80 3.89 3.97
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