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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.01
NYSE:CEA's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.43 vs. NYSE:CEA: 0.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
NYSE:CEA' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.06 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.01
Equity-to-Asset 0.23
NYSE:CEA's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 75 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.29 vs. NYSE:CEA: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
NYSE:CEA' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.18  Med: 0.18 Max: 0.26
Current: 0.23
-0.18
0.26
Interest Coverage 1.46
NYSE:CEA's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 64 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 10.60 vs. NYSE:CEA: 1.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:CEA' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 2.85 Max: 5.77
Current: 1.46
0.06
5.77
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 0.89
WACC vs ROIC
4.48%
6.43%
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

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 10.87
NYSE:CEA's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 9.16 vs. NYSE:CEA: 10.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
NYSE:CEA' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.13  Med: 4.93 Max: 13.44
Current: 10.87
-36.13
13.44
Net Margin % 4.88
NYSE:CEA's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 75 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 7.12 vs. NYSE:CEA: 4.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
NYSE:CEA' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.58  Med: 3.59 Max: 6.66
Current: 4.88
-36.58
6.66
ROE % 14.92
NYSE:CEA's ROE % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 67 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 18.76 vs. NYSE:CEA: 14.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
NYSE:CEA' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.52  Med: 13.6 Max: 60.08
Current: 14.92
9.52
60.08
ROA % 3.10
NYSE:CEA's ROA % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 75 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. NYSE:CEA: 3.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
NYSE:CEA' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.69  Med: 2.21 Max: 5.66
Current: 3.1
-21.69
5.66
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 7.36
NYSE:CEA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 75 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 15.86 vs. NYSE:CEA: 7.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
NYSE:CEA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25.87  Med: 6.01 Max: 11.03
Current: 7.36
-25.87
11.03
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -1.60
NYSE:CEA's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 63 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. NYSE:CEA: -1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
NYSE:CEA' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.9  Med: 7.1 Max: 37.6
Current: -1.6
-8.9
37.6
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 16.50
NYSE:CEA's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 51 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 18.20 vs. NYSE:CEA: 16.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
NYSE:CEA' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -82.4  Med: 0.7 Max: 50.3
Current: 16.5
-82.4
50.3
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 18.20
NYSE:CEA's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 22.20 vs. NYSE:CEA: 18.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
NYSE:CEA' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -39.9  Med: 6.8 Max: 215.5
Current: 18.2
-39.9
215.5
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-07-01 Est.)


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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

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CEA Guru Trades in Q2 2016

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Business Description

Industry: Airlines » Airlines  
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Traded in other countries:600115.China, CIA.Germany, 00670.Hongkong, K3CD.Singapore, CHEAF.USA,
Headquarter Location:China
China Eastern Airlines Corp Ltd is an air carrier operating in China. The Company and its subsidiaries are engaged in the operation of civil aviation, including the provision of domestic, regional and international passenger airline services.

Established in 1988, China Eastern Airlines is China's third-largest airline in terms of passenger volume. China Eastern operates as one of the Big Three with China Southern and Air China; collectively, they control over 75% of China's airline market. As a member of SkyTeam, China Eastern has an extensive flight network including 1,064 cities in 178 countries. The company is accelerating the pace of its international expansion, with its relative revenue contribution expected to increase from 25% in 2015 to about 35% in 2020.

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 13.65
CEA's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 9.97 vs. CEA: 13.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
CEA' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.32  Med: 16.72 Max: 1064.5
Current: 13.65
9.32
1064.5
Forward PE Ratio 6.68
CEA's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 8.97 vs. CEA: 6.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 13.65
CEA's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 63 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 9.67 vs. CEA: 13.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
CEA' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.4  Med: 16.67 Max: 1064.5
Current: 13.65
9.4
1064.5
PB Ratio 1.87
CEA's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. CEA: 1.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
CEA' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.07  Med: 2.32 Max: 48.81
Current: 1.87
1.07
48.81
PS Ratio 1.15
CEA's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 78 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.67 vs. CEA: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
CEA' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.96 Max: 5.44
Current: 1.15
0.29
5.44
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 4.97
CEA's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 59 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 3.93 vs. CEA: 4.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
CEA' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.24  Med: 4.95 Max: 83.81
Current: 4.97
2.24
83.81
EV-to-EBIT 19.78
CEA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 122 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 10.83 vs. CEA: 19.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CEA' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -101.8  Med: 16.8 Max: 879.5
Current: 19.78
-101.8
879.5
EV-to-EBITDA 8.99
CEA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 5.98 vs. CEA: 8.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CEA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -101.8  Med: 16.4 Max: 879.5
Current: 8.99
-101.8
879.5
PEG Ratio 2.20
CEA's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 30 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. CEA: 2.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
CEA' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 2.69 Max: 16.8
Current: 2.2
0.35
16.8
Current Ratio 0.23
CEA's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 72 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. CEA: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CEA' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.19  Med: 0.3 Max: 1.05
Current: 0.23
0.19
1.05
Quick Ratio 0.20
CEA's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 72 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.81 vs. CEA: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CEA' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 0.27 Max: 0.91
Current: 0.2
0.17
0.91
Days Inventory 12.26
CEA's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 70 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 11.98 vs. CEA: 12.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CEA' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.59  Med: 13.21 Max: 18.31
Current: 12.26
7.59
18.31
Days Sales Outstanding 14.44
CEA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 57 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 18.16 vs. CEA: 14.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CEA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.61  Med: 12.52 Max: 18.34
Current: 14.44
9.61
18.34

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 1.41
CEA's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
82% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 2.59 vs. CEA: 1.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
CEA' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.68  Med: 0.73 Max: 1.41
Current: 1.41
0.68
1.41
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.39
CEA's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
77% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.78 vs. CEA: 1.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 1.40
CEA's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
85% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 3.22 vs. CEA: 1.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
CEA' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.68  Med: 0.73 Max: 0.83
Current: 1.4
0.68
0.83
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -4.50
CEA's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 47 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. CEA: -4.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CEA' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -32.3  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: -4.5
-32.3
0

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 2.45
CEA's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 63 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.73 vs. CEA: 2.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
CEA' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.19  Med: 3.45 Max: 92.97
Current: 2.45
2.19
92.97
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 1.42
CEA's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 29 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. CEA: 1.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
CEA' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 2.32 Max: 8.11
Current: 1.42
0.91
8.11
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.20
CEA's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 64 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. CEA: 1.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
CEA' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 1.09 Max: 5.66
Current: 1.2
0.37
5.66
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 2.52
CEA's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 20 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. CEA: 2.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
CEA' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 1.93 Max: 3.14
Current: 2.52
0.61
3.14
Price-to-Graham-Number 1.22
CEA's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 50 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. CEA: 1.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
CEA' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.18  Med: 2.38 Max: 33.27
Current: 1.22
1.18
33.27
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 5.06
CEA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 13.46 vs. CEA: 5.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
CEA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 5.55 Max: 11.4
Current: 5.06
0.1
11.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 9.50
CEA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 15.11 vs. CEA: 9.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
CEA' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.6  Med: -1.3 Max: 31.4
Current: 9.5
-17.6
31.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $18,862
EPS (TTM) $ 3.52
Beta1.37
Short Percentage of Float0.01%
52-Week Range $21.38 - 30.90
Shares Outstanding (Mil)289.35

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 16,487 16,646
EPS ($) 4.07 3.78
EPS without NRI ($) 4.07 3.78
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
7.72%
Dividends per Share ($) 0.85 1.21
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