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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 0.35
NYSE:AVP's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
59% of the 1603 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. NYSE:AVP: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
NYSE:AVP' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.41 Max: 0.84
Current: 0.35
0.1
0.84
Equity-to-Asset -0.25
NYSE:AVP's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
98% of the 1569 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. NYSE:AVP: -0.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
NYSE:AVP' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.28  Med: 0.12 Max: 0.23
Current: -0.25
-0.28
0.23
Interest Coverage 2.36
NYSE:AVP's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
85% of the 1452 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 19.84 vs. NYSE:AVP: 2.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:AVP' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.37  Med: 6.41 Max: 13.34
Current: 2.36
1.37
13.34
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 3.32
Beneish M-Score: -2.45
WACC vs ROIC
-46.55%
15.58%
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 : 4/10

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Operating Margin % 5.63
NYSE:AVP's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
52% of the 1601 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. NYSE:AVP: 5.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
NYSE:AVP' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.68  Med: 7.57 Max: 12.53
Current: 5.63
2.68
12.53
Net Margin % -1.88
NYSE:AVP's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
82% of the 1602 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.79 vs. NYSE:AVP: -1.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
NYSE:AVP' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.65  Med: 2.12 Max: 8.19
Current: -1.88
-18.65
8.19
ROA % -2.91
NYSE:AVP's ROA % is ranked lower than
84% of the 1635 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.68 vs. NYSE:AVP: -2.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
NYSE:AVP' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -24.27  Med: 3.01 Max: 14.85
Current: -2.91
-24.27
14.85
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 22.14
NYSE:AVP's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
68% of the 1621 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 13.06 vs. NYSE:AVP: 22.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
NYSE:AVP' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.02  Med: 34.21 Max: 73.93
Current: 22.14
15.02
73.93
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -12.60
NYSE:AVP's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
86% of the 1363 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. NYSE:AVP: -12.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
NYSE:AVP' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.6  Med: 7.2 Max: 12.9
Current: -12.6
-16.6
12.9
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -21.70
NYSE:AVP's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
86% of the 1191 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. NYSE:AVP: -21.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
NYSE:AVP' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.9  Med: 4.8 Max: 23
Current: -21.7
-28.9
23
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
Operating Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

AVP Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 1,833,600 sh (+315.50%)
Charles Brandes 156,848 sh (+9.94%)
First Eagle Investment 173,000 sh (unchged)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 10,332,400 sh (unchged)
Richard Snow Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 845,926 sh (-8.52%)
Yacktman Fund 14,500,000 sh (-11.59%)
Wallace Weitz 5,775,120 sh (-17.71%)
Donald Yacktman 28,143,042 sh (-19.59%)
Yacktman Focused Fund 8,500,000 sh (-36.09%)
Joel Greenblatt 275,950 sh (-91.95%)
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Q2 2016

AVP Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Joel Greenblatt 1,718,967 sh (+522.93%)
Jim Simons 5,552,479 sh (+202.82%)
First Eagle Investment Sold Out
Charles Brandes 153,475 sh (-2.15%)
Yacktman Fund 13,500,000 sh (-6.90%)
Mario Gabelli 780,000 sh (-7.79%)
Donald Yacktman 25,605,741 sh (-9.02%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 9,250,000 sh (-10.48%)
Wallace Weitz 5,139,435 sh (-11.01%)
Yacktman Focused Fund 7,267,400 sh (-14.50%)
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Q3 2016

AVP Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 33,103 sh (New)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 266,743 sh (New)
Jim Simons 8,635,800 sh (+55.53%)
Charles Brandes 150,583 sh (-1.88%)
Mario Gabelli 756,200 sh (-3.05%)
Yacktman Fund 12,100,000 sh (-10.37%)
Donald Yacktman 22,933,251 sh (-10.44%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 8,250,000 sh (-10.81%)
Joel Greenblatt 1,478,776 sh (-13.97%)
Yacktman Focused Fund 6,200,000 sh (-14.69%)
Wallace Weitz 2,640,575 sh (-48.62%)
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Q4 2016

AVP Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Joel Greenblatt 2,019,276 sh (+36.55%)
Charles Brandes 160,224 sh (+6.40%)
Paul Tudor Jones 35,101 sh (+6.04%)
Ronald Muhlenkamp 57,000 sh (unchged)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 266,743 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 744,900 sh (-1.49%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 7,650,000 sh (-7.27%)
Jim Simons 7,920,300 sh (-8.29%)
Wallace Weitz 2,382,690 sh (-9.77%)
Yacktman Focused Fund 5,400,000 sh (-12.90%)
Donald Yacktman 19,202,834 sh (-16.27%)
Yacktman Fund 10,100,000 sh (-16.53%)
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Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Household & Personal Products    NAICS: 325620    SIC: 2844
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Traded in other countries:AVP.Argentina, AVON34.Brazil, AVP.Chile, AVP.Germany, AVP.Mexico,
Avon Products Inc is the manufacturer and marketer of beauty and related products. The Company operates in Latin America; Europe, Middle East & Africa; North America; and Asia Pacific.

Avon Products Inc was incorporated in the State of New York on January 27, 1916. It is the manufacturer and marketer of beauty and related products. The Company's reportable segments are based on geographic operations in four regions: Latin America; Europe, Middle East & Africa; North America; and Asia Pacific. Its product categories are Beauty and Fashion & Home. Beauty consists of color, fragrance, skincare and personal care. Fashion & Home consists of fashion jewelry, watches, apparel, footwear, accessories, gift and decorative products, housewares, entertainment and leisure products, children's products and nutritional products. The Company conducts its business through direct selling. The Company competes with other consumer packaged goods ("CPG") and direct-selling companies to create, manufacture and market beauty and non-beauty-related products. The Company purchases its raw materials, consisting of essential oils, chemicals, containers and packaging components, for its Beauty products from various suppliers and Fashion & Home products are purchased from various third-party suppliers. The Company markets its products through sales aids such as brochures, product samples and demonstration products. Packages, consisting of containers and packaging components, are designed by the Company's staff of artists and designers. The design and development of new Beauty products are affected by the cost and availability of materials such as glass, plastics and chemicals.

Ratios

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Forward PE Ratio 14.45
AVP's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 17.76 vs. AVP: 14.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PS Ratio 0.35
AVP's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 1612 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. AVP: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
AVP' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.91 Max: 2.06
Current: 0.35
0.18
2.06
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 57.47
AVP's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
86% of the 662 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 18.80 vs. AVP: 57.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
AVP' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.35  Med: 27.32 Max: 91.56
Current: 57.47
12.35
91.56
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 15.55
AVP's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
60% of the 912 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 12.25 vs. AVP: 15.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
AVP' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.42  Med: 16.22 Max: 44.08
Current: 15.55
8.42
44.08
EV-to-EBIT 23.82
AVP's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
62% of the 1368 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 15.87 vs. AVP: 23.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
AVP' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.8  Med: 16.55 Max: 59.1
Current: 23.82
6.8
59.1
EV-to-EBITDA 14.19
AVP's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
53% of the 1410 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 12.36 vs. AVP: 14.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
AVP' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6  Med: 12.8 Max: 27.2
Current: 14.19
6
27.2
Shiller PE Ratio 11.02
AVP's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 264 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 28.43 vs. AVP: 11.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
AVP' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.57  Med: 14.03 Max: 33.18
Current: 11.02
3.57
33.18
Current Ratio 1.34
AVP's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
60% of the 1558 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. AVP: 1.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
AVP' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 1.31 Max: 1.84
Current: 1.34
0.78
1.84
Quick Ratio 0.95
AVP's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
57% of the 1558 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. AVP: 0.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
AVP' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 0.92 Max: 1.38
Current: 0.95
0.48
1.38
Days Inventory 105.63
AVP's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
73% of the 1493 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 64.27 vs. AVP: 105.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
AVP' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 89.93  Med: 99.43 Max: 119
Current: 105.63
89.93
119
Days Sales Outstanding 29.29
AVP's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
64% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 39.50 vs. AVP: 29.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
AVP' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.48  Med: 26.82 Max: 29.29
Current: 29.29
23.48
29.29
Days Payable 124.22
AVP's Days Payable is ranked higher than
86% of the 1036 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 44.65 vs. AVP: 124.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
AVP' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 66.94  Med: 78.84 Max: 124.22
Current: 124.22
66.94
124.22

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3-Year Dividend Growth Rate -100.00
AVP's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
84% of the 691 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. AVP: -100.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
AVP' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -100  Med: 4.8 Max: 18.6
Current: -100
-100
18.6
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 0.22
AVP's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
93% of the 2017 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.35 vs. AVP: 0.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
AVP' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 0.5 Max: 1.81
Current: 0.22
0.17
1.81
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.30
AVP's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 710 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. AVP: -0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
AVP' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.4  Med: 0.3 Max: 3.4
Current: -0.3
-0.4
3.4

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 2.43
AVP's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
68% of the 708 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. AVP: 2.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
AVP' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.19  Med: 1.85 Max: 6.63
Current: 2.43
1.19
6.63
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.39
AVP's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
96% of the 1443 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. AVP: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
AVP' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 1.8 Max: 2.64
Current: 0.39
0.32
2.64
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 4.20
AVP's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
51% of the 1682 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. AVP: 4.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
AVP' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.7  Med: 6.05 Max: 14.7
Current: 4.2
1.7
14.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -17.35
AVP's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
89% of the 763 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.32 vs. AVP: -17.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
AVP' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.3  Med: 5.2 Max: 15.4
Current: -17.35
-23.3
15.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $5,718
EPS (TTM) $ -0.29
Beta2.01
Short Percentage of Float4.35%
52-Week Range $3.50 - 6.96
Shares Outstanding (Mil)437.99

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 5,625 5,897 5,900
EPS ($) 0.31 0.40 0.42
EPS without NRI ($) 0.31 0.40 0.42
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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Articles On GuruFocus.com
Yacktman Focused Fund Adds Unilever to Portfolio Jan 19 2017 
UK-Based Small Cap Avon Rubber Down With Brexit Dec 22 2016 
Wally Weitz Comments on Avon Products Nov 08 2016 
Natural Health Trends Flat? Sep 14 2016 
Yacktman Funds Comments on Avon Products Aug 05 2016 
Yacktman Focused Fund 2nd Quarter Commentary Aug 05 2016 
Charles Brandes Continues to Buy Avon, Higher One Holdings Jul 05 2016 
Avon's Price Looks Attractive Enough May 24 2016 
What Is Downside? Mar 24 2016 
Wallace Weitz Comments on Avon Products Jan 25 2016 

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