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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

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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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

BIF Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Zeke Ashton 120,000 sh (+224.32%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 118,292 sh (unchged)
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Q2 2016

BIF Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Zeke Ashton 120,000 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 118,292 sh (unchged)
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Q3 2016

BIF Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Zeke Ashton 120,000 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 118,292 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2016

BIF Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Zeke Ashton 120,000 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 118,292 sh (unchged)
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Ratios

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PE Ratio 17.83
BIF's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. BIF: 17.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
BIF' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 18.59
Current: 17.83
0
18.59
PE Ratio without NRI 17.83
BIF's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. BIF: 17.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
BIF' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 18.59
Current: 17.83
0
18.59
PB Ratio 1.89
BIF's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. BIF: 1.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
BIF' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 1.92
Current: 1.89
0
1.92

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield % 4.40
BIF's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. BIF: 4.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
BIF' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 4.93
Current: 4.4
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4.93
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 4.40
BIF's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. BIF: 4.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
BIF' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 4.93
Current: 4.4
0
4.93

More Statistics

Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $7.69 - 9.58
Shares Outstanding (Mil)99,999,999.99
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