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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

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 1.04
CFN's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
55% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. CFN: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CFN' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.56  Med: 1.08 Max: 1.49
Current: 1.04
0.56
1.49
Equity to Asset 0.60
CFN's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
52% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. CFN: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CFN' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.56  Med: 0.62 Max: 0.65
Current: 0.6
0.56
0.65
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 3.24
M-Score: -2.44
WACC vs ROIC
2.37%
10.97%
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

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 16.10
CFN's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 5.42 vs. CFN: 16.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CFN' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 12.35  Med: 15.30 Max: 17.44
Current: 16.1
12.35
17.44
Net-margin (%) 12.03
CFN's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 3.58 vs. CFN: 12.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CFN' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 5.74  Med: 10.85 Max: 15.8
Current: 12.03
5.74
15.8
ROE (%) 9.10
CFN's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 5.05 vs. CFN: 9.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CFN' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 3.82  Med: 7.25 Max: 13.35
Current: 9.1
3.82
13.35
ROA (%) 5.44
CFN's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 2.52 vs. CFN: 5.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CFN' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 2.38  Med: 4.52 Max: 8.18
Current: 5.44
2.38
8.18
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 69.70
CFN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 11.82 vs. CFN: 69.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CFN' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 37.79  Med: 64.21 Max: 150.58
Current: 69.7
37.79
150.58
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 5.70
CFN's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 vs. CFN: 5.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CFN' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: -0.80 Max: 5.7
Current: 5.7
0
5.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 7.90
CFN's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. CFN: 7.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CFN' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: 7.20 Max: 8.9
Current: 7.9
0
8.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 14.10
CFN's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. CFN: 14.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CFN' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: 6.60 Max: 34.2
Current: 14.1
0
34.2
» CFN's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

CFN Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Larry Robbins 1,909,705 sh (New)
Jim Simons 125,000 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 109,695 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 361,300 sh (+1875.18%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 5,661,354 sh (+13.90%)
Diamond Hill Capital 242,594 sh (+13.39%)
Steven Cohen 47,800 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Robert Olstein 208,000 sh (-6.31%)
First Pacific Advisors 3,801,500 sh (-16.78%)
Steven Romick 3,580,000 sh (-17.23%)
Joel Greenblatt 4,642 sh (-88.82%)
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Q3 2014

CFN Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Joel Greenblatt 817,023 sh (+17500.70%)
Jim Simons 394,500 sh (+215.60%)
Diamond Hill Capital 280,969 sh (+15.82%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 5,661,354 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Larry Robbins Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Robert Olstein 195,000 sh (-6.25%)
First Pacific Advisors 3,299,800 sh (-13.20%)
Steven Romick 3,090,000 sh (-13.69%)
Paul Tudor Jones 9,100 sh (-97.48%)
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Q4 2014

CFN Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Caxton Associates 30,087 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 24,988 sh (New)
First Eagle Investment 120,000 sh (New)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 5,661,354 sh (unchged)
Steven Romick Sold Out
Robert Olstein Sold Out
First Pacific Advisors Sold Out
Diamond Hill Capital 279,549 sh (-0.51%)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,300 sh (-8.79%)
Joel Greenblatt 290,264 sh (-64.47%)
Jim Simons 17,800 sh (-95.49%)
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Q1 2015

CFN Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Mario Gabelli Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Vanguard Health Care Fund Sold Out
First Eagle Investment Sold Out
Diamond Hill Capital Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
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Guru Investment Theses on CareFusion Corp

Robert Olstein Comments on CareFusion Corp - Mar 27, 2015

Similarly, on October 5, 2014, Becton Dickinson (BDX) announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire CareFusion (CFN) for $58 per share. The Fund sold its holdings in CareFusion as the price of the company’s stock approached the announced acquisition price representing a substantial premium to the Fund’s average cost for the company’s stock.

From Robert Olstein (Trades, Portfolio)’s The Olstein Strategic Opportunities Fund’s Q4 2014 Letter to Shareholders.

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Robert Olstein Comments on CareFusion Corp
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 25.50
CFN's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
67% of the 108 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 32.20 vs. CFN: 25.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
CFN' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 11.67  Med: 22.42 Max: 39.94
Current: 25.5
11.67
39.94
Forward P/E 22.03
CFN's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
50% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 22.03 vs. CFN: 22.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 25.50
CFN's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
66% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 31.60 vs. CFN: 25.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
CFN' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 14.63  Med: 22.27 Max: 43.14
Current: 25.5
14.63
43.14
P/B 2.22
CFN's P/B is ranked higher than
60% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 2.85 vs. CFN: 2.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CFN' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.88  Med: 1.22 Max: 2.26
Current: 2.22
0.88
2.26
P/S 3.06
CFN's P/S is ranked lower than
53% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 2.84 vs. CFN: 3.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CFN' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.3  Med: 1.80 Max: 3.16
Current: 3.06
1.3
3.16
PFCF 25.82
CFN's PFCF is ranked higher than
64% of the 83 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 30.29 vs. CFN: 25.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CFN' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 15.26  Med: 25.47 Max: 139.05
Current: 25.82
15.26
139.05
POCF 21.02
CFN's POCF is ranked lower than
53% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 20.15 vs. CFN: 21.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CFN' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 6.25  Med: 13.24 Max: 21.08
Current: 21.02
6.25
21.08
EV-to-EBIT 18.50
CFN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
64% of the 117 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 22.59 vs. CFN: 18.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CFN' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 8.3  Med: 12.45 Max: 19.4
Current: 18.5
8.3
19.4
PEG 3.40
CFN's PEG is ranked lower than
55% of the 65 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 2.89 vs. CFN: 3.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
CFN' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.94  Med: 2.70 Max: 3.48
Current: 3.4
0.94
3.48
Shiller P/E 37.24
CFN's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
55% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 31.99 vs. CFN: 37.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
CFN' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 23.41  Med: 26.45 Max: 37.32
Current: 37.24
23.41
37.32
Current Ratio 4.73
CFN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 175 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 2.54 vs. CFN: 4.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CFN' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 2.55  Med: 3.53 Max: 5.56
Current: 4.73
2.55
5.56
Quick Ratio 4.00
CFN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 175 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. CFN: 4.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CFN' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.98  Med: 2.93 Max: 4.89
Current: 4
1.98
4.89
Days Inventory 82.24
CFN's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
79% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 129.36 vs. CFN: 82.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CFN' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 77.85  Med: 87.76 Max: 98.89
Current: 82.24
77.85
98.89
Days Sales Outstanding 46.24
CFN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
81% of the 154 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 62.83 vs. CFN: 46.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CFN' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 44.11  Med: 50.92 Max: 62.95
Current: 46.24
44.11
62.95

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 10.00
CFN's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
82% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 4.31 vs. CFN: 10.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CFN' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 3.95  Med: 5.61 Max: 9.91
Current: 10
3.95
9.91
Price/Projected FCF 1.90
CFN's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
53% of the 79 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. CFN: 1.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CFN' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 1.13  Med: 1.47 Max: 1.88
Current: 1.9
1.13
1.88
Price/Median PS Value 1.71
CFN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
76% of the 144 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. CFN: 1.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CFN' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.78  Med: 0.99 Max: 1.69
Current: 1.71
0.78
1.69
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 2.88
CFN's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
71% of the 41 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. CFN: 2.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
CFN' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.97  Med: 2.66 Max: 2.97
Current: 2.88
0.97
2.97
Price/Graham Number 3.33
CFN's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
66% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 2.65 vs. CFN: 3.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
CFN' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.68  Med: 2.24 Max: 3.3
Current: 3.33
1.68
3.3
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 5.40
CFN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. CFN: 5.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CFN' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 5.2  Med: 8.00 Max: 12.1
Current: 5.4
5.2
12.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 10.67
CFN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Medical Instruments & Supplies industry.

( Industry Median: 10.94 vs. CFN: 10.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CFN' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: 9.7  Med: 10.90 Max: 23.4
Current: 10.67
9.7
23.4

Analyst Estimate

Jun15 Jun16 Jun17
Revenue(Mil) 4,063 4,213 4,411
EPS($) 2.79 2.72 3.07
EPS without NRI($) 2.79 2.72 3.07

Business Description

Industry: Medical Instruments & Equipment » Medical Instruments & Supplies
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Traded in other countries:TCF.Germany,
CareFusion Corp a Delaware corporation was incorporated on January 14, 2009. It is a medical technology company. The Company offers a portfolio of products in the areas of medication management, infection prevention, operating room and procedural effectiveness, and respiratory care. Its primary product brands includes: Alaris intravenous (IV) infusion systems, Pyxis and Rowa automated medication dispensing and supply management systems, AVEA, Vela and LTV Series respiratory ventilators, ChloraPrep skin antiseptic products, MedMined data mining surveillance software and analytics, Vital Signs single-use consumables for respiratory care and anesthesiology, and Jaeger and SensorMedics cardiopulmonary diagnostic equipment. The Company operates in two business segments: Medical Systems and Procedural Solutions. In the Medical Systems segment, the Company develops, manufacture and market capital equipment and related supplies for medication management, which includes our infusion and medication dispensing technologies, supply management, as well as respiratory ventilation and diagnostic technologies. In the Procedural Solutions segment, the Company develops, manufacture and market single-use skin antiseptic and other patient-preparation products, specialty IV infusion valves, administration sets and accessories, IV catheters, IV drug preparation products, reusable surgical instruments, non-dedicated ventilator circuits and other disposables used for providing respiratory therapy, as well as single-use consumables for respiratory care and anesthesiology. The Company's competitors includes Baxter International; B. Braun; Fresenius Kabi; Hospira; Omnicell; McKesson; Dräger; MAQUET, 3M; ICU Medical; Becton, Dickinson; Baxter International; B. Braun; Hospira; Smiths Medical; CR Bard; Integra Life Sciences; and Teleflex. The Company's operations are subject to the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act (FDC Act), as implemented and enforced by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Robert Olstein Comments on CareFusion Corp Mar 27 2015 
The Olstein Strategic Opportunities Fund’s Q4 2014 Letter to Shareholders Mar 27 2015 
Reversing a Declining Pattern in Earnings Per Share Feb 24 2015 
Teleflex Declares Its Quarter Four Results Feb 24 2015 
Fourth Quarter 2014 Crescent Fund Update Jan 26 2015 
Weekly 52-Week Highs Highlight: CFN, AAL, CUK, SHW, GGP Jan 05 2015 
The Gurus to Follow Based on Sector — Part 2 Dec 09 2014 
Dividend Aristocrats in Focus Part 18 of 54: Becton, Dickinson & Company Oct 14 2014 
Weekly 52-Week Highs Highlight: BDX, DUK, CFN, INFY Oct 12 2014 
No More a Simple Distributor Sep 07 2014 

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