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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 : 6/10

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industry
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Cash to Debt 3.20
AV's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
85% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. AV: 3.20 )
AV' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.24   Max: No Debt
Current: 3.2

Equity to Asset 0.03
AV's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
68% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.09 vs. AV: 0.03 )
AV' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 0.04
Current: 0.03

0.03
0.04
Interest Coverage 2.90
AV's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
71% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 7.30 vs. AV: 2.90 )
AV' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.75   Max: 9999.99
Current: 2.9

0.75
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 0.19
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 : 3/10

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Operating margin (%) 5.21
AV's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 7.45 vs. AV: 5.21 )
AV' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -12.23   Max: 4.56
Current: 5.21

-12.23
4.56
Net-margin (%) 5.13
AV's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.34 vs. AV: 5.13 )
AV' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -7.19   Max: 5.8
Current: 5.13

-7.19
5.8
ROE (%) 24.45
AV's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 10.06 vs. AV: 24.45 )
AV' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -29.2   Max: 24.24
Current: 24.45

-29.2
24.24
ROA (%) 0.71
AV's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. AV: 0.71 )
AV' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -1.1   Max: 0.85
Current: 0.71

-1.1
0.85
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 634.10
AV's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 179.80 vs. AV: 634.10 )
AV' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -248.48   Max: 418.18
Current: 634.1

-248.48
418.18
Revenue Growth (%) -13.30
AV's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.70 vs. AV: -13.30 )
AV' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 22.4
Current: -13.3

0
22.4
EBITDA Growth (%) -12.80
AV's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 7.90 vs. AV: -12.80 )
AV' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -74   Max: 344.8
Current: -12.8

-74
344.8
EPS Growth (%) -24.90
AV's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. AV: -24.90 )
AV' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -70   Max: 280.3
Current: -24.9

-70
280.3
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Financials


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Equity & Asset
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

AV Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jean-Marie Eveillard 5,000 sh (unchged)
Sarah Ketterer 253,936 sh (-0.2%)
Jim Simons 22,863 sh (-45.77%)
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Q4 2013

AV Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jean-Marie Eveillard 5,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Sarah Ketterer Sold Out
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Q1 2014

AV Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Sarah Ketterer 830,192 sh (New)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 5,000 sh (unchged)
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Q2 2014

AV Guru Trades in Q2 2014

David Dreman 2,865 sh (New)
Sarah Ketterer 920,010 sh (+10.82%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2,500 sh (-50%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with AV

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
David Dreman 2014-06-30 New Buy$16.27 - $18.14 $ 16.12-8%2865
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2014-06-30 Reduce -50%$16.27 - $18.14 $ 16.12-8%2500
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Preferred stocks of Aviva PLC

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
AVV27.955.508 1/4 % Capital Secs 2011-1.12.41 Subord
AV.A.UK1.376.408.75% Cum.Irred.Pref.Shs
AV.B.UK1.306.478.375% Cum.Irred.Pref.Shs

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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 7.80
AV's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
96% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 11.30 vs. AV: 7.80 )
AV' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 5.1   Max: 66.53
Current: 7.8

5.1
66.53
P/B 1.90
AV's P/B is ranked higher than
64% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. AV: 1.90 )
AV' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 1.98
Current: 1.9

0.39
1.98
P/S 0.40
AV's P/S is ranked higher than
89% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. AV: 0.40 )
AV' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 0.64
Current: 0.4

0.14
0.64
PFCF 3.90
AV's PFCF is ranked higher than
91% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 16.60 vs. AV: 3.90 )
AV' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 8.71
Current: 3.9

0.56
8.71
EV-to-EBIT -0.72
AV's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
70% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9.68 vs. AV: -0.72 )
AV' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 9.7
Current: -0.72

0.1
9.7
Shiller P/E 246.00
AV's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
75% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 19.59 vs. AV: 246.00 )
AV' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 3.4   Max: 267.75
Current: 246

3.4
267.75

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 3.00
AV's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
56% of the 134 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.06 vs. AV: 3.00 )
AV' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 2.73   Max: 21.74
Current: 3

2.73
21.74
Dividend Payout 0.39
AV's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
76% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. AV: 0.39 )
AV' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 56.43
Current: 0.39

0.23
56.43
Dividend growth (3y) -15.80
AV's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
72% of the 90 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. AV: -15.80 )
AV' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -15.8   Max: 16.2
Current: -15.8

-15.8
16.2
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.50
AV's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
78% of the 134 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.23 vs. AV: 1.50 )
AV' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.37   Max: 10.9
Current: 1.5

1.37
10.9
Share Buyback Rate -1.70
AV's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
79% of the 107 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: -0.20 vs. AV: -1.70 )
AV' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 60.4   Max: -201.3
Current: -1.7

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 2.70
AV's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
68% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. AV: 2.70 )
AV' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.93   Max: 28.17
Current: 2.7

0.93
28.17
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.50
AV's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
93% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. AV: 0.50 )
AV' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 23.47
Current: 0.5

0.14
23.47
Price/Median PS Value 1.60
AV's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
76% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. AV: 1.60 )
AV' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.71   Max: 2.06
Current: 1.6

0.71
2.06
Price/Graham Number 1.40
AV's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
74% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. AV: 1.40 )
AV' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.64   Max: 38.41
Current: 1.4

0.64
38.41
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -9.83
AV's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
72% of the 116 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 12.99 vs. AV: -9.83 )
AV' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -8.4   Max: 126.5
Current: -9.83

-8.4
126.5

Business Description

Industry: Insurance » Insurance - Diversified
Compare:BRK.A, ALIZF, AXAHY, ZFSVF, AIZ » details
Traded in other countries:AV.A.UK, AV..UK, AV.B.UK, GU8.Germany, GU8E.Germany, AIVAF.USA
Aviva PLC is engaged in the provision of financial products and services, focused on the following lines of business: long-term insurance and savings business, general insurance and health and fund management. Its business is managed on a geographic basis through a regional management structure based on four regions: UK, Europe, North America and Asia Pacific. The United Kingdom comprises two operating segments - UK Life and UK General Insurance. The activities of UK Life are life insurance, long-term health and accident insurance, savings, pensions and annuity business, whilst UK General Insurance provides insurance cover to individuals and businesses, for risks associated mainly with motor vehicles, property and liability, such as employers' liability and professional indemnity liability, and medical expenses. UK General Insurance also includes the RAC motor recovery business, the group reinsurance result and the results of run-off agency business. Its Europe activities are long-term business in France, Ireland, Italy, Poland and Spain, and general insurance in France, Ireland and Italy. The group's activities in North America principally comprise the long-term business operations in the US and general insurance business operation in Canada. The group's activities in Asia Pacific principally comprise the long-term business operations in China, India, Singapore, Hong Kong, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Malaysia, South Korea and Indonesia.
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