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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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history
Cash to Debt 0.56
BVN's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
65% of the 1409 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. BVN: 0.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
BVN' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 2.95 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.56
Equity to Asset 0.70
BVN's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
67% of the 760 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. BVN: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
BVN' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 0.75 Max: 0.89
Current: 0.7
0.53
0.89
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.62
M-Score: 6.45
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -13.87
BVN's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 771 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -0.59 vs. BVN: -13.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
BVN' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.24  Med: 30.23 Max: 46.81
Current: -13.87
5.24
46.81
Net-margin (%) -30.52
BVN's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 772 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -2.13 vs. BVN: -30.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
BVN' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.91  Med: 49.49 Max: 79.63
Current: -30.52
-7.91
79.63
ROE (%) -8.45
BVN's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 1300 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -10.19 vs. BVN: -8.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
BVN' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.79  Med: 24.67 Max: 41.79
Current: -8.45
-2.79
41.79
ROA (%) -6.08
BVN's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1430 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -8.63 vs. BVN: -6.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
BVN' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.22  Med: 18.91 Max: 28.66
Current: -6.08
-2.22
28.66
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -16.78
BVN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1378 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -11.79 vs. BVN: -16.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
BVN' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.57  Med: 149.12 Max: 308.92
Current: -16.78
1.57
308.92
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -8.90
BVN's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -3.60 vs. BVN: -8.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BVN' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.9  Med: 22.85 Max: 40.3
Current: -8.9
-8.9
40.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -67.00
BVN's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 978 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -16.30 vs. BVN: -67.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BVN' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -70.6  Med: 16.90 Max: 162.1
Current: -67
-70.6
162.1
» BVN's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-31)


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

BVN Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Arnold Van Den Berg 765,246 sh (-16.77%)
John Hussman 100,000 sh (-33.33%)
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Q3 2015

BVN Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jeremy Grantham 27,800 sh (New)
John Hussman 200,000 sh (+100.00%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 457,602 sh (-40.20%)
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Q4 2015

BVN Guru Trades in Q4 2015

John Hussman 200,000 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 25,500 sh (-8.27%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 327,692 sh (-28.39%)
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Q1 2016

BVN Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Louis Moore Bacon 64,400 sh (New)
Jim Simons 201,000 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 28,900 sh (+13.33%)
John Hussman 200,000 sh (unchged)
Arnold Van Den Berg 460 sh (-99.86%)
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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Industrial Metals & Minerals
Compare:ASX:BHP, LSE:BLT, ASX:RIO, LSE:RIO, LSE:GLEN, RTC:GMKN » details
Traded in other countries:MBU.Germany, BVN N.Mexico, BUENAVC1.Peru, BVN.Switzerland,
Buenaventura Mining Co Inc is a precious metal company & is engaged in the exploration, mining, concentration, smelting & marketing of polymetallic ores & metals. It produces refined gold & silver, either as dore bars or concentrates, & other metals.

Buenaventura Mining Co Inc was formed on September 7, 1953. It is engaged in the exploration, mining, concentration, smelting and marketing of polymetallic ores and metals. The Company currently operates the Uchucchacua, Orcopampa, Poracota, Julcani, Recuperada, Antapite, Ishihuinca, Mallay, Breapampa and Shila-Paula. It has a controlling interest in Sociedad Minera El Brocal S.A.A. ("El Brocal"), which operates the Colquijirca mining unit; Minera La Zanja S.R.L. ("La Zanja"), which operates La Zanja mining unit; and other units dedicated to mining activities, electricity and services. It produces refined gold and silver, either as dore bars or concentrates, and other metals such as lead, zinc and copper as concentrates that the Company distributes and sells locally and internationally. All of the Company's metal production is sold to smelters, traders and banks, either in concentrate or metal form, such as gold-silver concentrate, silver- lead concentrate, zinc concentrate, lead-gold-copper concentrate and gold and silver bullion. It competes with other mining companies and private individuals for the acquisition of mining concessions and leases in Peru and for the recruitment and retention of qualified employees. The Company's right to explore, extract, process and/or produce silver, gold and other metals is granted by the Peruvian government in the form of mining and processing concessions.

Ratios

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P/B 0.73
BVN's P/B is ranked higher than
77% of the 1342 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. BVN: 0.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
BVN' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 2.24 Max: 7.38
Current: 0.73
0.29
7.38
P/S 2.40
BVN's P/S is ranked lower than
65% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. BVN: 2.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
BVN' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.98  Med: 4.60 Max: 11.89
Current: 2.4
0.98
11.89
PFCF 96.30
BVN's PFCF is ranked lower than
94% of the 256 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 14.54 vs. BVN: 96.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
BVN' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.06  Med: 31.68 Max: 967.57
Current: 96.3
8.06
967.57
POCF 8.93
BVN's POCF is ranked lower than
58% of the 426 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. BVN: 8.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
BVN' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.53  Med: 13.34 Max: 29.78
Current: 8.93
5.53
29.78
Shiller P/E 6.06
BVN's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
76% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 18.56 vs. BVN: 6.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
BVN' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.37  Med: 17.23 Max: 45.13
Current: 6.06
2.37
45.13
Current Ratio 0.91
BVN's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
71% of the 1361 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. BVN: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
BVN' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 2.03 Max: 4.55
Current: 0.91
0.72
4.55
Quick Ratio 0.75
BVN's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
68% of the 1361 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. BVN: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
BVN' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 1.79 Max: 3.97
Current: 0.75
0.57
3.97
Days Inventory 49.25
BVN's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
71% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 73.33 vs. BVN: 49.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
BVN' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.61  Med: 55.41 Max: 63.45
Current: 49.25
33.61
63.45
Days Sales Outstanding 101.84
BVN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
83% of the 628 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 33.93 vs. BVN: 101.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
BVN' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 40.46  Med: 60.51 Max: 104.1
Current: 101.84
40.46
104.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.70
BVN's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
79% of the 1304 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. BVN: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
BVN' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 2.29 Max: 6.72
Current: 0.7
0.34
6.72
Price/Projected FCF 0.71
BVN's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
74% of the 320 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. BVN: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
BVN' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 1.40 Max: 2.77
Current: 0.71
0.37
2.77
Price/Median PS Value 0.52
BVN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
75% of the 637 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. BVN: 0.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
BVN' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 1.06 Max: 2.17
Current: 0.52
0.25
2.17
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -13.66
BVN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 1494 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -5.44 vs. BVN: -13.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
BVN' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.66  Med: 10.80 Max: 23.9
Current: -13.66
-13.66
23.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -44.93
BVN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
90% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -2.27 vs. BVN: -44.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
BVN' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -44.4  Med: 18.50 Max: 64.8
Current: -44.93
-44.4
64.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $927.2
EPS (TTM) $ -1.11
Beta0.70
Short Percentage of Float0.59%
52-Week Range $3.30 - 11.50
Shares Outstanding (Mil)254.19

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 1,142 1,365
EPS ($) -1.54 -1.60
EPS without NRI ($) -1.54 -1.60
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
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