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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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.89
CAJ's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
54% of the 1787 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. CAJ: 0.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CAJ' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.82  Med: 41.91 Max: N/A
Current: 0.89
Equity to Asset 0.58
CAJ's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
58% of the 1750 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. CAJ: 0.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CAJ' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 0.65 Max: 0.72
Current: 0.58
0.38
0.72
Interest Coverage 491.41
CAJ's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
85% of the 1303 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 16.61 vs. CAJ: 491.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CAJ' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 200.7  Med: 564.44 Max: 726.98
Current: 491.41
200.7
726.98
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 4.00
M-Score: -2.54
WACC vs ROIC
6.54%
9.39%
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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 8.80
CAJ's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1772 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.67 vs. CAJ: 8.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CAJ' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.76  Med: 10.10 Max: 17.01
Current: 8.8
6.76
17.01
Net-margin (%) 5.73
CAJ's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1770 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.01 vs. CAJ: 5.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CAJ' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.1  Med: 6.75 Max: 10.95
Current: 5.73
4.1
10.95
ROE (%) 7.35
CAJ's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 1727 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 6.55 vs. CAJ: 7.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CAJ' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.92  Med: 8.99 Max: 16.56
Current: 7.35
4.92
16.56
ROA (%) 4.76
CAJ's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1788 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.25 vs. CAJ: 4.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CAJ' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.37  Med: 6.07 Max: 10.83
Current: 4.76
3.37
10.83
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 18.51
CAJ's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1782 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 11.39 vs. CAJ: 18.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CAJ' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.58  Med: 22.61 Max: 44.75
Current: 18.51
12.58
44.75
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 5.50
CAJ's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 1580 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. CAJ: 5.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CAJ' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.9  Med: 4.60 Max: 71.1
Current: 5.5
-5.9
71.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 3.50
CAJ's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1344 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. CAJ: 3.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CAJ' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.2  Med: 3.60 Max: 68.5
Current: 3.5
-16.2
68.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 1.80
CAJ's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1191 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. CAJ: 1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CAJ' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -32.2  Med: 13.50 Max: 77.7
Current: 1.8
-32.2
77.7
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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

CAJ Guru Trades in Q2 2015

John Hussman 17,000 sh (New)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 196,917 sh (+13.51%)
Jim Simons 571,900 sh (+13.25%)
David Dreman 120,055 sh (-11.80%)
Charles Brandes 2,580,143 sh (-16.08%)
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Q3 2015

CAJ Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 702,197 sh (+22.78%)
John Hussman 17,000 sh (unchged)
Charles Brandes 2,564,877 sh (-0.59%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 187,898 sh (-4.58%)
David Dreman 35,612 sh (-70.34%)
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Q4 2015

CAJ Guru Trades in Q4 2015

John Rogers 17,279 sh (New)
Jim Simons 749,400 sh (+6.72%)
John Hussman Sold Out
David Dreman Sold Out
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 182,696 sh (-2.77%)
Charles Brandes 2,427,140 sh (-5.37%)
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Q1 2016

CAJ Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 1,574 sh (New)
Jim Simons 988,400 sh (+31.89%)
John Rogers 17,784 sh (+2.92%)
Charles Brandes 2,439,331 sh (+0.50%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 177,944 sh (-2.60%)
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Business Description

Industry: Industrial Products » Business Equipment
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Canon Inc is a manufacturer of office multifunction devices, plain paper copying machines, laser printers, inkjet printers, cameras and lithography equipment.

Canon Inc was incorporated under the laws of Japan on August 10, 1937. The Company is a manufacturer of office multifunction devices (MFD), plain paper copying machines, laser multifunction printers, inkjet printers, cameras and lithography equipment. It operates in three business segments: Office Business, Imaging System Business, and Industry and Other Business. The Office Business Unit the company manufactures, markets and services a full range of MFDs, printers, copying machines for personal and office use and production print products for print professionals. In Imaging System Business Unit the company manufactures and markets digital cameras and digital video camcorders, as well as lenses and various related accessories. In Industry and Others Business Unit segment the company has introduced a network software product Ophthalmic Software Platform RX which enables comparison and superposition of images from Canon retinal cameras and Optical Coherence Tomography. The Company sells its products mainly through subsidiaries organized under regional marketing subsidiaries. In Japan and overseas, product service is provided in part by independent retail outlets and designated service centers that receive technical training assistance from the Company. It competes with some of the others multinational corporations to smaller, specialized companies. The Company is subject to laws, regulations and industry standards relating to energy and resource conservation, recycling, global warming, pollution prevention, pollution remediation and environmental health and safety.

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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 14.69
CAJ's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1499 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 19.00 vs. CAJ: 14.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
CAJ' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.9  Med: 17.45 Max: 54.96
Current: 14.69
7.9
54.96
Forward P/E 16.26
CAJ's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
61% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 18.05 vs. CAJ: 16.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 14.69
CAJ's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1376 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 18.94 vs. CAJ: 14.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
CAJ' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.9  Med: 17.45 Max: 54.96
Current: 14.69
7.9
54.96
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 12.11
CAJ's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
65% of the 839 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 16.92 vs. CAJ: 12.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
CAJ' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.83  Med: 15.29 Max: 48.57
Current: 12.11
8.83
48.57
P/B 2.23
CAJ's P/B is ranked lower than
63% of the 1847 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. CAJ: 2.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CAJ' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.02  Med: 1.66 Max: 4.4
Current: 2.23
1.02
4.4
P/S 0.86
CAJ's P/S is ranked higher than
55% of the 1873 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. CAJ: 0.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CAJ' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.71  Med: 1.22 Max: 3.07
Current: 0.86
0.71
3.07
PFCF 13.13
CAJ's PFCF is ranked higher than
57% of the 673 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 15.36 vs. CAJ: 13.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CAJ' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.43  Med: 18.10 Max: 59.31
Current: 13.13
7.43
59.31
POCF 6.44
CAJ's POCF is ranked higher than
72% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 10.35 vs. CAJ: 6.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CAJ' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.71  Med: 7.94 Max: 18.23
Current: 6.44
4.71
18.23
EV-to-EBIT 19.93
CAJ's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
66% of the 1561 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 14.10 vs. CAJ: 19.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CAJ' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.3  Med: 10.00 Max: 29.4
Current: 19.93
4.3
29.4
EV-to-EBITDA 11.07
CAJ's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
54% of the 1638 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 10.51 vs. CAJ: 11.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CAJ' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.8  Med: 5.90 Max: 12.8
Current: 11.07
2.8
12.8
PEG 8.88
CAJ's PEG is ranked lower than
85% of the 662 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. CAJ: 8.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
CAJ' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 1.08 Max: 13.45
Current: 8.88
0.33
13.45
Shiller P/E 11.29
CAJ's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
82% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 24.82 vs. CAJ: 11.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
CAJ' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.67  Med: 13.77 Max: 48.9
Current: 11.29
8.67
48.9
Current Ratio 1.30
CAJ's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
76% of the 1645 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. CAJ: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CAJ' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 2.33 Max: 2.72
Current: 1.3
1.3
2.72
Quick Ratio 0.93
CAJ's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
72% of the 1644 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. CAJ: 0.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CAJ' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.93  Med: 1.77 Max: 2.1
Current: 0.93
0.93
2.1
Days Inventory 110.03
CAJ's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
56% of the 1715 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 98.32 vs. CAJ: 110.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CAJ' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 71.91  Med: 91.13 Max: 105.83
Current: 110.03
71.91
105.83
Days Sales Outstanding 48.40
CAJ's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
80% of the 1397 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 76.50 vs. CAJ: 48.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CAJ' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 53.14  Med: 58.19 Max: 66.91
Current: 48.4
53.14
66.91
Days Payable 52.83
CAJ's Days Payable is ranked lower than
57% of the 1368 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 60.84 vs. CAJ: 52.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CAJ' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 54.43  Med: 69.20 Max: 85.85
Current: 52.83
54.43
85.85

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 4.73
CAJ's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
92% of the 1648 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. CAJ: 4.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
CAJ' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.08  Med: 3.33 Max: 5.35
Current: 4.73
1.08
5.35
Dividend Payout 0.80
CAJ's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
84% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.33 vs. CAJ: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
CAJ' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 0.64 Max: 5.4
Current: 0.8
0.25
5.4
Dividend Growth (3y) 7.70
CAJ's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
58% of the 892 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. CAJ: 7.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
CAJ' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 7.70 Max: 49.4
Current: 7.7
1.3
49.4
Forward Dividend Yield 4.72
CAJ's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
90% of the 1557 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.23 vs. CAJ: 4.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 6.39
CAJ's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1965 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. CAJ: 6.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
CAJ' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.46  Med: 4.50 Max: 7.23
Current: 6.39
1.46
7.23
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 1.80
CAJ's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
91% of the 931 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: -1.20 vs. CAJ: 1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CAJ' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.7  Med: 0.90 Max: 41.3
Current: 1.8
-0.7
41.3

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.97
CAJ's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
66% of the 1750 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.74 vs. CAJ: 2.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CAJ' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.25  Med: 2.10 Max: 3.88
Current: 2.97
1.25
3.88
Price/Projected FCF 0.65
CAJ's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
79% of the 1115 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. CAJ: 0.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CAJ' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 1.11 Max: 10.28
Current: 0.65
0.61
10.28
Price/Median PS Value 0.69
CAJ's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 1832 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. CAJ: 0.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CAJ' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 1.10 Max: 2.22
Current: 0.69
0.7
2.22
Price/Graham Number 1.39
CAJ's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
54% of the 1323 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. CAJ: 1.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
CAJ' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.84  Med: 1.27 Max: 2.64
Current: 1.39
0.84
2.64
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 5.02
CAJ's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1963 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. CAJ: 5.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CAJ' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.4  Med: 10.00 Max: 23.5
Current: 5.02
3.4
23.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 9.16
CAJ's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 976 Companies
in the Global Business Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 5.25 vs. CAJ: 9.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CAJ' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.6  Med: 8.80 Max: 46.5
Current: 9.16
-4.6
46.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $31,213
EPS (TTM) $ 1.63
Beta0.60
Short Percentage of Float0.10%
52-Week Range $26.60 - 32.64
Shares Outstanding (Mil)2,184.15

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 34,181 34,539
EPS ($) 1.75 2.17
EPS w/o NRI ($) 1.75 2.17
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
4.48%
Dividends Per Share ($) 1.23 1.52

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