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Also traded in: Argentina, Germany, Mexico

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 : 4/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.04
CAR's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
89% of the 225 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. CAR: 0.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
CAR' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.06 Max: 23.54
Current: 0.04
0.01
23.54
Equity-to-Asset 0.01
CAR's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
96% of the 223 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. CAR: 0.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
CAR' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.13 Max: 0.51
Current: 0.01
0.01
0.51
Interest Coverage 2.45
CAR's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
79% of the 222 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.45 vs. CAR: 2.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CAR' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 1.79 Max: 2.45
Current: 2.45
0.15
2.45
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 0.59
Beneish M-Score: -2.93
WACC vs ROIC
6.21%
5.43%
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 : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 11.43
CAR's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
73% of the 228 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.87 vs. CAR: 11.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
CAR' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.44  Med: 9.46 Max: 13.76
Current: 11.43
-22.44
13.76
Net Margin % 1.88
CAR's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
60% of the 228 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.29 vs. CAR: 1.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
CAR' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.78  Med: 0.62 Max: 3.94
Current: 1.88
-18.78
3.94
ROE % 44.20
CAR's ROE % is ranked higher than
98% of the 223 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.11 vs. CAR: 44.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
CAR' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -144.29  Med: 9.59 Max: 56.7
Current: 44.2
-144.29
56.7
ROA % 0.86
CAR's ROA % is ranked lower than
64% of the 230 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.38 vs. CAR: 0.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
CAR' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.45  Med: 0.32 Max: 2.06
Current: 0.86
-9.45
2.06
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 5.75
CAR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
60% of the 228 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.82 vs. CAR: 5.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
CAR' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.45  Med: 6.85 Max: 9.28
Current: 5.75
-23.45
9.28
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 9.20
CAR's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
72% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. CAR: 9.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
CAR' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.4  Med: 6.4 Max: 44.5
Current: 9.2
-31.4
44.5
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 14.60
CAR's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
73% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. CAR: 14.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
CAR' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -37  Med: 12.7 Max: 64.5
Current: 14.6
-37
64.5
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 126.80
CAR's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
97% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. CAR: 126.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
CAR' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -70.6  Med: -0.2 Max: 379.7
Current: 126.8
-70.6
379.7
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» CAR's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-05-15 Est.)


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

Q1 2016

CAR Guru Trades in Q1 2016

HOTCHKIS & WILEY 655,800 sh (New)
David Dreman 292 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 6,562,518 sh (+288.46%)
PRIMECAP Management 445,000 sh (+34.85%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Columbia Wanger Sold Out
Arnold Schneider 97,472 sh (-10.17%)
Larry Robbins 8,298,004 sh (-11.66%)
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Q2 2016

CAR Guru Trades in Q2 2016

George Soros 10,800 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 1,116,350 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 8,745 sh (New)
Seth Klarman 1,787,227 sh (New)
Jim Simons 133,400 sh (New)
PRIMECAP Management 500,100 sh (+12.38%)
Larry Robbins 8,298,004 sh (unchged)
Arnold Schneider Sold Out
David Dreman Sold Out
Diamond Hill Capital 5,850,944 sh (-10.84%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 564,500 sh (-13.92%)
» More
Q3 2016

CAR Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jim Simons 176,000 sh (+31.93%)
PRIMECAP Management 510,100 sh (+2.00%)
Larry Robbins 8,298,004 sh (unchged)
Seth Klarman Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 8,325 sh (-4.80%)
Diamond Hill Capital 5,183,086 sh (-11.41%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 428,500 sh (-24.09%)
» More
Q4 2016

CAR Guru Trades in Q4 2016

David Dreman 13,175 sh (New)
Jim Simons 251,980 sh (+43.17%)
Mario Gabelli 9,025 sh (+8.41%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 430,900 sh (+0.56%)
Larry Robbins 8,298,004 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management 510,100 sh (unchged)
Diamond Hill Capital 5,126,032 sh (-1.10%)
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Business Description

Industry: Consulting & Outsourcing » Rental & Leasing Services    NAICS: 532111    SIC: 7514
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Traded in other countries:CAR.Argentina, CUCA.Germany, CAR.Mexico,
Avis Budget Group Inc provides car and truck rentals and ancillary services to businesses and consumers in North America, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and certain other regions.

Avis is a provider of automotive vehicle rental and car sharing services. Its brands include Avis, Budget, and Zipcar. Avis is targeted to serve the premium commercial and leisure segments of the travel industry, while Budget is focused on value-conscious customers. The company operates its own network of rental locations and licenses its brands to franchisees. Zipcar is a car-sharing service that allows members to use the company-owned Zipcar fleet at an hourly rate. The company's largest region by revenue is the Americas.

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 15.57
CAR's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
53% of the 208 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.78 vs. CAR: 15.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
CAR' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.53  Med: 19.93 Max: 671.29
Current: 15.57
1.53
671.29
Forward PE Ratio 8.08
CAR's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 56 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.39 vs. CAR: 8.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 15.57
CAR's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
54% of the 199 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.54 vs. CAR: 15.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
CAR' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.25  Med: 20.6 Max: 671.29
Current: 15.57
5.25
671.29
PB Ratio 11.31
CAR's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
98% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. CAR: 11.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
CAR' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 3.97 Max: 16.09
Current: 11.31
0.1
16.09
PS Ratio 0.31
CAR's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
89% of the 239 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. CAR: 0.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
CAR' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.35 Max: 0.93
Current: 0.31
0.01
0.93
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 1.04
CAR's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
95% of the 131 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.00 vs. CAR: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
CAR' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 1.2 Max: 5.55
Current: 1.04
0.02
5.55
EV-to-EBIT 20.45
CAR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
61% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.79 vs. CAR: 20.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CAR' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -244  Med: 19.15 Max: 404.3
Current: 20.45
-244
404.3
EV-to-EBITDA 4.81
CAR's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
89% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.50 vs. CAR: 4.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CAR' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.8  Med: 5.2 Max: 21.7
Current: 4.81
-9.8
21.7
PEG Ratio 1.50
CAR's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 90 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. CAR: 1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
CAR' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 1.79 Max: 32.86
Current: 1.5
0.63
32.86
Current Ratio 1.03
CAR's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
79% of the 216 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. CAR: 1.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CAR' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.62  Med: 1.1 Max: 2.97
Current: 1.03
0.62
2.97
Quick Ratio 1.03
CAR's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
67% of the 216 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. CAR: 1.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CAR' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.62  Med: 1.1 Max: 2.97
Current: 1.03
0.62
2.97
Days Sales Outstanding 34.06
CAR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
78% of the 171 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 60.81 vs. CAR: 34.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CAR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.96  Med: 27.96 Max: 67.51
Current: 34.06
21.96
67.51
Days Payable 28.57
CAR's Days Payable is ranked lower than
71% of the 145 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 47.93 vs. CAR: 28.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CAR' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.79  Med: 28.87 Max: 37.65
Current: 28.57
18.79
37.65

Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 6.20
CAR's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
97% of the 141 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.20 vs. CAR: 6.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CAR' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.2  Med: -0.4 Max: 6.2
Current: 6.2
-22.2
6.2

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.88
CAR's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
60% of the 208 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. CAR: 0.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
CAR' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.97 Max: 2.46
Current: 0.88
0.03
2.46
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 1.29
CAR's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
62% of the 60 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. CAR: 1.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
CAR' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.88 Max: 28.27
Current: 1.29
0.1
28.27
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 4.86
CAR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
55% of the 240 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. CAR: 4.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
CAR' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 4.9 Max: 9.6
Current: 4.86
0.2
9.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -254.95
CAR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
99% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.13 vs. CAR: -254.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
CAR' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8266.5  Med: -237.25 Max: 84.2
Current: -254.95
-8266.5
84.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $8,659
EPS (TTM) $ 1.83
Beta2.51
Short Percentage of Float18.04%
52-Week Range $21.85 - 41.53
Shares Outstanding (Mil)85.45

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 8,765 8,871
EPS ($) 3.54 3.86
EPS without NRI ($) 3.54 3.86
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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