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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.03
CEA's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
90% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.41 vs. CEA: 0.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CEA' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 9999.00 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.03
Equity to Asset 0.19
CEA's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
63% of the 76 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.25 vs. CEA: 0.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CEA' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.18  Med: 0.17 Max: 0.26
Current: 0.19
-0.18
0.26
Interest Coverage 31.39
CEA's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
80% of the 49 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 8.19 vs. CEA: 31.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CEA' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 1.80 Max: 3.78
Current: 31.39
0.02
3.78
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 0.73
M-Score: -2.52
WACC vs ROIC
5.76%
12.13%
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
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 15.08
CEA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 7.58 vs. CEA: 15.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CEA' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.13  Med: 3.16 Max: 7.65
Current: 15.08
-36.13
7.65
Net-margin (%) 7.15
CEA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 4.09 vs. CEA: 7.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CEA' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.58  Med: 1.79 Max: 6.66
Current: 7.15
-36.58
6.66
ROE (%) 21.57
CEA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 70 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 10.09 vs. CEA: 21.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CEA' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -74.37  Med: 13.31 Max: 60.08
Current: 21.57
-74.37
60.08
ROA (%) 3.92
CEA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 78 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 2.75 vs. CEA: 3.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CEA' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.69  Med: 1.20 Max: 5.66
Current: 3.92
-21.69
5.66
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 7.16
CEA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 78 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 8.26 vs. CEA: 7.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CEA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25.87  Med: 4.84 Max: 11.03
Current: 7.16
-25.87
11.03
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -1.30
CEA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 57 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. CEA: -1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CEA' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.9  Med: 7.20 Max: 42.3
Current: -1.3
-8.9
42.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 0.60
CEA's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 49 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. CEA: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CEA' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.3  Med: -0.60 Max: 43.4
Current: 0.6
-10.3
43.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -13.30
CEA's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 37 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. CEA: -13.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CEA' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -39.9  Med: -4.80 Max: 215.4
Current: -13.3
-39.9
215.4
» CEA's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Guru Trades

Q4 2014

CEA Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Steven Cohen 13,441 sh (New)
Jim Simons 196,400 sh (+12.61%)
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Q1 2015

CEA Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 216,900 sh (+10.44%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q2 2015

CEA Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 239,300 sh (+10.33%)
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Q3 2015

CEA Guru Trades in Q3 2015

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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 12.25
CEA's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
52% of the 116 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 15.00 vs. CEA: 12.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
CEA' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.32  Med: 15.22 Max: 1506
Current: 12.25
9.32
1506
Forward P/E 3.95
CEA's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
83% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 5.75 vs. CEA: 3.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 12.25
CEA's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
54% of the 82 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 11.90 vs. CEA: 12.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
CEA' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.21  Med: 15.05 Max: 1506
Current: 12.25
9.21
1506
P/B 2.25
CEA's P/B is ranked lower than
69% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. CEA: 2.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CEA' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.07  Med: 2.58 Max: 52.38
Current: 2.25
1.07
52.38
P/S 0.40
CEA's P/S is ranked higher than
55% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.41 vs. CEA: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CEA' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.58 Max: 5.43
Current: 0.4
0.26
5.43
PFCF 10.75
CEA's PFCF is ranked higher than
52% of the 102 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 10.66 vs. CEA: 10.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CEA' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.36  Med: 15.98 Max: 947
Current: 10.75
2.36
947
POCF 3.91
CEA's POCF is ranked higher than
55% of the 116 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 3.97 vs. CEA: 3.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CEA' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.25  Med: 7.70 Max: 681
Current: 3.91
2.25
681
EV-to-EBIT 13.06
CEA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
83% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 7.24 vs. CEA: 13.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CEA' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13465.7  Med: 12.80 Max: 1282.7
Current: 13.06
-13465.7
1282.7
EV-to-EBITDA 13.06
CEA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 116 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 5.33 vs. CEA: 13.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CEA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13465.7  Med: 12.80 Max: 1282.7
Current: 13.06
-13465.7
1282.7
Current Ratio 0.28
CEA's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
96% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.87 vs. CEA: 0.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CEA' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.31 Max: 0.88
Current: 0.28
0.18
0.88
Quick Ratio 0.25
CEA's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
96% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.73 vs. CEA: 0.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CEA' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.28 Max: 0.79
Current: 0.25
0.16
0.79
Days Inventory 21.65
CEA's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
76% of the 70 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 11.52 vs. CEA: 21.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CEA' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.79  Med: 12.73 Max: 29.19
Current: 21.65
9.79
29.19
Days Sales Outstanding 15.46
CEA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
56% of the 64 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 18.11 vs. CEA: 15.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CEA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.19  Med: 13.50 Max: 25.5
Current: 15.46
10.19
25.5
Days Payable 122.73
CEA's Days Payable is ranked higher than
81% of the 59 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 49.81 vs. CEA: 122.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CEA' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.24  Med: 18.55 Max: 136.39
Current: 122.73
1.24
136.39

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.82
CEA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
68% of the 116 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CEA: 2.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CEA' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.84  Med: 3.83 Max: 392.5
Current: 2.82
1.84
392.5
Price/Projected FCF 1.35
CEA's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
56% of the 89 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.99 vs. CEA: 1.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CEA' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 2.57 Max: 616
Current: 1.35
0.6
616
Price/Median PS Value 1.31
CEA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
89% of the 116 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.83 vs. CEA: 1.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CEA' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.76 Max: 9.38
Current: 1.31
0.5
9.38
Price/Graham Number 1.09
CEA's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
55% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. CEA: 1.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
CEA' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 1.91 Max: 53.31
Current: 1.09
0.29
53.31
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 7.61
CEA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. CEA: 7.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CEA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 6.00 Max: 11.6
Current: 7.61
0.1
11.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -16.86
CEA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
82% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 8.16 vs. CEA: -16.86 )
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: -24.3  Med: -5.40 Max: 2.1
Current: -16.86
-24.3
2.1

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $14932
EPS $ 4.05
Beta1.15
Short Percentage of Float0.02%
52-Week Range $21.13 - 50.65
Shares Outstanding(Mil)253.49

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16
Revenue(Mil) 15,143 17,400
EPS($) 5.35 5.50
EPS without NRI($) 5.35 5.50

Business Description

Industry: Airlines » Airlines
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Traded in other countries:600115.China, CIA.Germany, 00670.Hongkong, K3CD.Singapore,
China Eastern Airlines Corp Ltd was established on April 14, 1995 under the laws of China. In February 1997, the Company completed its initial public offering. The Company operates as a air carriers in China and is an important domestic airline based in and serving Shanghai, which is considered to be the international financial center and the international shipping center of China. It serves a route network that covers 1024 domestic and foreign destinations in 178 countries through Skyteam. The Company operates from its core hub in Shanghai and regional hubs in Kunming and Xi'an. The Company is engaged in provision of domestic, regional and international passenger airline services. It operated approximately 24 flight routes between mainland China and Hong Kong and approximately 25 routes between mainland China and Taiwan and three routes between China and Macau. The Company faces competition in each of the domestic, regional and international markets that it serves. In its domestic markets, it competes against all airline companies that have the same routes, including smaller domestic airline companies that operate with costs that are lower than the Company's costs. In its regional and international markets, it competes against international airline companies that have significantly longer operating histories, greater name recognition, more resources or larger sales networks than the Company does, or utilize more developed reservation systems than The Company's reservation systems.
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