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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 : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.06
CEA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
66% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. CEA: 0.06 )
CEA' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.06

Equity to Asset 0.17
CEA's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
71% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.27 vs. CEA: 0.17 )
CEA' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.18   Max: 0.26
Current: 0.17

-0.18
0.26
Interest Coverage 1.02
CEA's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
71% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. CEA: 1.02 )
CEA' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 9999.99
Current: 1.02

0.06
9999.99
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 0.43
M-Score: -2.53
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

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 1.73
CEA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 4.53 vs. CEA: 1.73 )
CEA' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -36.13   Max: 7.65
Current: 1.73

-36.13
7.65
Net-margin (%) 2.61
CEA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 2.79 vs. CEA: 2.61 )
CEA' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -36.58   Max: 7.4
Current: 2.61

-36.58
7.4
ROE (%) 8.82
CEA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 6.13 vs. CEA: 8.82 )
CEA' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -122.66   Max: 32.47
Current: 8.82

-122.66
32.47
ROA (%) 1.69
CEA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. CEA: 1.69 )
CEA' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -20.9   Max: 4.8
Current: 1.69

-20.9
4.8
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 1.68
CEA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 5.66 vs. CEA: 1.68 )
CEA' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -28.63   Max: 8.28
Current: 1.68

-28.63
8.28
Revenue Growth (%) 4.00
CEA's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. CEA: 4.00 )
CEA' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -8.9   Max: 41.4
Current: 4

-8.9
41.4
EBITDA Growth (%) -6.70
CEA's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: -6.70 vs. CEA: -6.70 )
CEA' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 14.3
Current: -6.7

0
14.3
EPS Growth (%) -23.10
CEA's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 87 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: -16.50 vs. CEA: -23.10 )
CEA' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -38.3   Max: 215.5
Current: -23.1

-38.3
215.5
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

CEA Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 224,100 sh (-5.56%)
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Q4 2013

CEA Guru Trades in Q4 2013

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CEA Guru Trades in Q1 2014

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Q2 2014

CEA Guru Trades in Q2 2014

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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 14.30
CEA's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
79% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 15.20 vs. CEA: 14.30 )
CEA' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 9.32   Max: 1506
Current: 14.3

9.32
1506
P/B 1.30
CEA's P/B is ranked higher than
77% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.91 vs. CEA: 1.30 )
CEA' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 52.38
Current: 1.3

1.1
52.38
P/S 0.30
CEA's P/S is ranked higher than
87% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. CEA: 0.30 )
CEA' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.26   Max: 3.75
Current: 0.3

0.26
3.75
PFCF 3.70
CEA's PFCF is ranked higher than
96% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CEA: 3.70 )
CEA' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.24   Max: 60.18
Current: 3.7

3.24
60.18
EV-to-EBIT 45.15
CEA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
74% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 23.44 vs. CEA: 45.15 )
CEA' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 10.2   Max: 16474.3
Current: 45.15

10.2
16474.3
Current Ratio 0.25
CEA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 96 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.93 vs. CEA: 0.25 )
CEA' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 0.88
Current: 0.25

0.18
0.88
Quick Ratio 0.21
CEA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 96 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. CEA: 0.21 )
CEA' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 0.79
Current: 0.21

0.16
0.79

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.00
CEA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
81% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 2.68 vs. CEA: 2.00 )
CEA' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.84   Max: 392.5
Current: 2

1.84
392.5
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.50
CEA's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
95% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 12.48 vs. CEA: 0.50 )
CEA' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 11.18
Current: 0.5

0.61
11.18
Price/Median PS Value 0.40
CEA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
92% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. CEA: 0.40 )
CEA' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.49   Max: 5.83
Current: 0.4

0.49
5.83
Price/Graham Number 1.00
CEA's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
83% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 1.36 vs. CEA: 1.00 )
CEA' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.02   Max: 43.61
Current: 1

1.02
43.61
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 2.20
CEA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
62% of the 125 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. CEA: 2.20 )
CEA' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 9.8
Current: 2.2

0.1
9.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -4.31
CEA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
75% of the 105 Companies
in the Global Airlines industry.

( Industry Median: 3.78 vs. CEA: -4.31 )
CEA' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -5.9   Max: 2.5
Current: -4.31

-5.9
2.5

Business Description

Industry: Airlines » Airlines
Compare:CPA, RYAAY, LFL, ALNPY, LUV » details
Traded in other countries:600115.China, K3CD.Singapore, 00670.Hongkong, CIAH.Germany, CIA.Germany
China Eastern Airlines Corporation Limited is an air carrier operating in China. The Company and its subsidiaries are engaged in the operation of civil aviation, including the provision of passenger, cargo, mail delivery and tour operations.
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