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1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
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Financial Strength : 4/10

Interest Coverage 0.71
BDBD's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
95% of the 1656 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 17.90 vs. BDBD: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
BDBD' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0.71
Current: 0.71
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Profitability & Growth : 3/10

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Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-11-05)

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

BDBD Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 65,700 sh (New)
PRIMECAP Management 8,457,700 sh (+39.82%)
Mario Gabelli 2,716,664 sh (-5.80%)
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Q3 2015

BDBD Guru Trades in Q3 2015

PRIMECAP Management 8,734,000 sh (+3.27%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 2,587,419 sh (-4.76%)
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Q4 2015

BDBD Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 1,050,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 310,700 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 2,772,957 sh (+7.17%)
PRIMECAP Management 8,670,939 sh (-0.72%)
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Q1 2016

BDBD Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management Sold Out
Mario Gabelli Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Packaged Foods
Traded in other countries:BDB.Germany,

Boulder Brands Inc, a Delaware corporation was incorporated on May 31, 2005. The Company was formerly known as Smart Balance, Inc. The Company is a marketer of functional food products under the Smart Balance, Earth Balance and Bestlife trademarks. Its products are sold in mass merchandise, grocery, natural food, and club stores throughout the U.S. and Canada. The Company's health and wellness platform consists of brands that target specific health trends: the Glutino and Udi's Gluten Free brands for gluten-free diets; the Earth Balance brand for plant-based diets; the Level Life brand for diabetic diets; EVOL foods for consumers seeking pure and simple ingredients; and the Smart Balance brand for heart healthier diets. The Company distributes its products in all key retail channels, including natural, grocery, club and mass merchandise, and also has a presence in the foodservice and industrial channels. Its business consists of two reportable segments: Smart Balance and Natural. The Natural segment consists of its Glutino, Udi's, Earth Balance and EVOL branded products. The Smart Balance segment consists of its Smart Balance branded products in spreads, butter, grocery and milk and its Level Life products. A majority of its products are sold through supermarket chains and food wholesalers. Its products are available in all 50 states. The Company's products compete with branded products as well as generic and private-label products of food retailers, wholesalers and cooperatives. The Company attempts to protect its intellectual property rights through a combination of patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret laws, as well as licensing agreements, third-party confidentiality, nondisclosure, and assignment agreements, and by policing third-party misuses of its intellectual property. The manufacturing, packaging, labeling, advertising, distribution and sale of its products are subject to regulation by various government agencies.

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Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $508.2
EPS (TTM) $ 0.02
Short Percentage of Float5.09%
52-Week Range $6.28 - 11.85
Shares Outstanding (Mil)61.74

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 515 532 573 612
EPS ($) 0.22 0.25 0.20 0.22
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.22 0.25 0.20 0.22
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
Dividends Per Share ($)
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