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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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Cash to Debt No Debt
NYSE:CBK's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
99% of the 954 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.84 vs. NYSE:CBK: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NYSE:CBK' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.56
NYSE:CBK's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
62% of the 932 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. NYSE:CBK: 0.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NYSE:CBK' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.71 Max: 0.9
Current: 0.56
0.14
0.9
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 3.89
M-Score: -5.17
WACC vs ROIC
31.24%
-69.44%
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 : 3/10

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history
Operating margin (%) -3.03
NYSE:CBK's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 947 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. NYSE:CBK: -3.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NYSE:CBK' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.71  Med: 0.87 Max: 9.71
Current: -3.03
-3.71
9.71
Net-margin (%) -13.14
NYSE:CBK's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
91% of the 949 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. NYSE:CBK: -13.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NYSE:CBK' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.14  Med: 1.01 Max: 11.26
Current: -13.14
-13.14
11.26
ROE (%) -48.00
NYSE:CBK's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 931 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.95 vs. NYSE:CBK: -48.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NYSE:CBK' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -48  Med: 3.87 Max: 42.3
Current: -48
-48
42.3
ROA (%) -29.82
NYSE:CBK's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 955 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.53 vs. NYSE:CBK: -29.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NYSE:CBK' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29.82  Med: 2.78 Max: 27.32
Current: -29.82
-29.82
27.32
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -14.95
NYSE:CBK's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
87% of the 951 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 12.11 vs. NYSE:CBK: -14.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NYSE:CBK' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -24.78  Med: 6.58 Max: 36.14
Current: -14.95
-24.78
36.14
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -4.80
NYSE:CBK's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
76% of the 795 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. NYSE:CBK: -4.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:CBK' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.6  Med: 8.7 Max: 32.3
Current: -4.8
-7.6
32.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -33.20
NYSE:CBK's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
91% of the 664 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. NYSE:CBK: -33.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:CBK' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.5  Med: -0.4 Max: 73.6
Current: -33.2
-42.5
73.6
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 43.50
NYSE:CBK's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 599 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. NYSE:CBK: 43.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:CBK' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 6.95 Max: 78.6
Current: 43.5
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78.6
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-03-10)


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Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Apparel Stores
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Traded in other countries:BF4.Germany,
Christopher & Banks Corp is a retailer of women's apparel and accessories, which operates retail stores through its wholly owned subsidiaries.

Christopher & Banks Corp a Delaware Corporation was incorporated in 1986. The Company is a retailer of women's apparel and accessories, which operates retail stores through its wholly owned subsidiaries. Its merchandise assortments include women's apparel, generally consisting of knit tops, woven tops, jackets, sweaters, skirts, denim bottoms, bottoms made of other fabrications and dresses in missy, petite and women's plus sizes. The Company operates 560 stores in 43 states, including 333 Christopher & Banks stores, 135 C.J. Banks stores, 61 Missy, Petite, Women ('MPW') stores (formerly referred to as 'Dual' stores) and 31 outlet stores. It also operates e-commerce web sites for its two brands at www.christopherandbanks.com and www.cjbanks.com which, in addition to offering the apparel and accessories found in its stores, also offer exclusive sizes and styles available only online. The Company has two operating segments, Christopher & Banks stores and C.J. Banks stores. Christopher & Banks brand offers classic fashions featuring exclusively designed, coordinated assortments of women's apparel and accessories in missy sizes 4 to 16 and petite sizes 4P to 16P in its Christopher & Banks stores and on its Christopher & Banks e-commerce web site. C.J. Banks brand offers similar assortments of apparel and accessories in women's sizes 14W to 26W in its C.J. Banks stores and on its J. Banks e-commerce web site. The Company's competitors include national and regional retail chains that sell similar merchandise, including department stores, specialty stores, discount stores, mass merchandisers and Internet-based retailers. The Company is subject to numerous regulations and laws that govern its operations, marketing and sale of its merchandise, corporate structure, and financial controls and disclosures.

Ratios

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P/B 1.03
CBK's P/B is ranked higher than
81% of the 1170 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. CBK: 1.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CBK' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 1.45 Max: 4.96
Current: 1.03
0.29
4.96
P/S 0.23
CBK's P/S is ranked higher than
89% of the 1149 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.73 vs. CBK: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CBK' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.51 Max: 2.08
Current: 0.23
0.09
2.08
POCF 10.19
CBK's POCF is ranked higher than
71% of the 713 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 11.72 vs. CBK: 10.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CBK' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.31  Med: 10.48 Max: 32.76
Current: 10.19
2.31
32.76
EV-to-EBITDA 70.58
CBK's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
92% of the 1076 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 11.75 vs. CBK: 70.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CBK' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -363.9  Med: 7.6 Max: 289.3
Current: 70.58
-363.9
289.3
Current Ratio 1.85
CBK's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 911 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. CBK: 1.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CBK' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.76  Med: 3.33 Max: 6.36
Current: 1.85
1.76
6.36
Quick Ratio 0.85
CBK's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
51% of the 911 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.84 vs. CBK: 0.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CBK' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 2.08 Max: 4.68
Current: 0.85
0.75
4.68
Days Inventory 70.84
CBK's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
59% of the 890 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 89.73 vs. CBK: 70.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CBK' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 44.15  Med: 49.38 Max: 70.84
Current: 70.84
44.15
70.84
Days Sales Outstanding 3.73
CBK's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
77% of the 718 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 12.73 vs. CBK: 3.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CBK' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.88  Med: 3.27 Max: 4.36
Current: 3.73
1.88
4.36
Days Payable 31.69
CBK's Days Payable is ranked lower than
75% of the 649 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 50.84 vs. CBK: 31.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CBK' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.31  Med: 20.02 Max: 31.69
Current: 31.69
12.31
31.69

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -1.30
CBK's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
59% of the 500 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: -0.50 vs. CBK: -1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CBK' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.7  Med: -1.1 Max: 2
Current: -1.3
-4.7
2

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 3.29
CBK's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
70% of the 662 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. CBK: 3.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
CBK' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 6.24 Max: 23.16
Current: 3.29
1.4
23.16
Price/Tangible Book 0.98
CBK's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
83% of the 1102 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.29 vs. CBK: 0.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CBK' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 2.49 Max: 8.18
Current: 0.98
0.4
8.18
Price/Median PS Value 0.42
CBK's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 1084 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. CBK: 0.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CBK' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 1.14 Max: 6.91
Current: 0.42
0.18
6.91
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -23.42
CBK's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
95% of the 1246 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.61 vs. CBK: -23.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CBK' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -33.05  Med: 6.2 Max: 33.9
Current: -23.42
-33.05
33.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 20.24
CBK's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 534 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.23 vs. CBK: 20.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CBK' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.6  Med: 5.9 Max: 20.24
Current: 20.24
-3.6
20.24

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $388.2
EPS (TTM) $ -1.39
Beta3.85
Short Percentage of Float5.42%
52-Week Range $0.96 - 3.02
Shares Outstanding (Mil)37.24

Analyst Estimate

Jan17 Jan18
Revenue (Mil $) 401 424
EPS ($) -0.03 0.16
EPS w/o NRI ($) -0.03 0.16
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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