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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 4.21
CM's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
61% of the 1599 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. CM: 4.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CM' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.21  Med: 2.35 Max: 4.81
Current: 4.21
0.21
4.81
Equity to Asset 0.05
CM's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
92% of the 1608 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. CM: 0.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CM' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.04 Max: 0.05
Current: 0.05
0.04
0.05
Interest Coverage 1.35
CM's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
56% of the 1529 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. CM: 1.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CM' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 0.91 Max: 1.39
Current: 1.35
0.34
1.39
F-Score: 6
M-Score: -2.38
WACC vs ROIC
15.20%
36.37%
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 : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 33.34
CM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1621 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 30.83 vs. CM: 33.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CM' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -114.7  Med: 30.95 Max: 33.34
Current: 33.34
-114.7
33.34
Net-margin (%) 28.43
CM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1619 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 22.44 vs. CM: 28.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CM' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -55.47  Med: 24.95 Max: 28.43
Current: 28.43
-55.47
28.43
ROE (%) 19.13
CM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1619 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 8.54 vs. CM: 19.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CM' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.08  Med: 18.21 Max: 24.21
Current: 19.13
-15.08
24.21
ROA (%) 0.88
CM's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 1627 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.89 vs. CM: 0.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CM' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.59  Med: 0.8 Max: 1.02
Current: 0.88
-0.59
1.02
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 6.20
CM's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1340 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. CM: 6.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CM' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35.1  Med: 4.1 Max: 45.2
Current: 6.2
-35.1
45.2
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 8.60
CM's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1229 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. CM: 8.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CM' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.6  Med: 6.6 Max: 26.7
Current: 8.6
-20.6
26.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 9.70
CM's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1204 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. CM: 9.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CM' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29.1  Med: 10.2 Max: 133.9
Current: 9.7
-29.1
133.9
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Financials


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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

CM Guru Trades in Q4 2015

David Dreman Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham 529,300 sh (-0.21%)
Jim Simons 153,600 sh (-11.37%)
John Buckingham 46,585 sh (-21.72%)
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Q1 2016

CM Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 13,424 sh (New)
Jim Simons 227,000 sh (+47.79%)
John Buckingham 45,811 sh (-1.66%)
Jeremy Grantham 493,100 sh (-6.84%)
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Q2 2016

CM Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 253,700 sh (+11.76%)
John Buckingham 45,257 sh (-1.21%)
David Dreman 12,816 sh (-4.53%)
Jeremy Grantham 427,700 sh (-13.26%)
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Q3 2016

CM Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jim Simons 593,021 sh (+133.75%)
David Dreman 12,816 sh (unchged)
John Buckingham 44,198 sh (-2.34%)
Jeremy Grantham 342,900 sh (-19.83%)
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Preferred stocks of Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
CM.PR.P.Canada20.184.69Non-Cum Red Pfd Shs -A- Series -41-
CM.PR.O.Canada20.504.76Non-Cum Pfd Shs -A- Series -39-
CM.PR.Q.Canada22.703.96Non-Cum Red Pfd Shs -A- Series -43-

Business Description

Industry: Banks » Banks - Global    NAICS: 522110    SIC: 7021
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Traded in other countries:CM.Canada, CAI.Germany,
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce is a Canadian-based financial institution. The Company serves its clients through three business including retail and business banking, wealth management and wholesale banking.

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce is a diversified financial institution incorporated in Canada on June 1, 1961. The Company was formed through the amalgamation of The Canadian Bank of Commerce and Imperial Bank of Canada in 1961. The Canadian Bank of Commerce was originally incorporated as Bank of Canada by special act of the legislature of the Province of Canada in 1858. The name was changed to The Canadian Bank of Commerce and it opened for business under that name in 1867. Imperial Bank of Canada was incorporated in 1875 by special act of the Parliament of Canada and commenced operations in that year. The Company is a Canadian-based, financial institution. It serves its clients through three businesses: Retail and Business Banking, Wealth Management and Capital Markets. Retail and Business Banking provides financial advice, as well as banking, investment and authorized insurance products to its clients through the channel that meets their needs. Through its branches, mobile advisors, and telephone, online and mobile banking channels. Wealth Management provides relationship-based advisory services and suite of investment solutions to meet the needs of institutional, retail and high net worth clients. Capital Markets provides integrated markets products and services, investment banking advisory and execution, corporate banking and top-ranked research to corporate, government and institutional clients around the world. Its asset management, retail brokerage and private wealth management businesses combine to create an integrated offer delivered through more than 1,500 advisors across Canada and the U.S. Wholesale Banking provides integrated credit and capital markets products, investment banking advisory services and top-ranked research to corporate, government and institutional clients around the world. The Company's three businesses are supported by five functional groups: Technology and Operations; Finance; Administration; Risk Management and Treasury, as well as other support groups.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 10.35
CM's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1490 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 14.41 vs. CM: 10.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
CM' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.73  Med: 11.22 Max: 46.36
Current: 10.35
7.73
46.36
Forward P/E 10.79
CM's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
79% of the 360 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 15.55 vs. CM: 10.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 10.35
CM's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1487 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 14.49 vs. CM: 10.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
CM' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.74  Med: 11.22 Max: 46.36
Current: 10.35
7.74
46.36
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 4.49
CM's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
80% of the 876 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 14.83 vs. CM: 4.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
CM' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51  Med: 5.49 Max: 115.05
Current: 4.49
0.51
115.05
P/B 1.96
CM's P/B is ranked lower than
83% of the 1602 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. CM: 1.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CM' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 2.19 Max: 3.33
Current: 1.96
1.3
3.33
P/S 2.92
CM's P/S is ranked higher than
58% of the 1580 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 3.43 vs. CM: 2.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CM' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.04  Med: 2.65 Max: 6.01
Current: 2.92
2.04
6.01
PFCF 4.38
CM's PFCF is ranked higher than
75% of the 797 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 12.75 vs. CM: 4.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CM' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 5.97 Max: 119.74
Current: 4.38
0.39
119.74
POCF 4.31
CM's POCF is ranked higher than
72% of the 891 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 10.98 vs. CM: 4.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CM' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 5.7 Max: 162.08
Current: 4.31
0.39
162.08
EV-to-EBIT 6.84
CM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
73% of the 1210 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 12.67 vs. CM: 6.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CM' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.4  Med: 8.8 Max: 140.9
Current: 6.84
-16.4
140.9
EV-to-EBITDA 6.27
CM's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
74% of the 1217 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 11.34 vs. CM: 6.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CM' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.3  Med: 7.75 Max: 47
Current: 6.27
-22.3
47
PEG 2.21
CM's PEG is ranked lower than
69% of the 754 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. CM: 2.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
CM' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 2.48 Max: 9.04
Current: 2.21
0.37
9.04
Shiller P/E 17.10
CM's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
65% of the 483 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CM: 17.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
CM' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.05  Med: 17.21 Max: 24.97
Current: 17.1
10.05
24.97

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 4.35
CM's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
77% of the 2346 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.65 vs. CM: 4.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
CM' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.01  Med: 4.55 Max: 9.28
Current: 4.35
3.01
9.28
Dividend Payout 0.44
CM's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
51% of the 1313 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.32 vs. CM: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
CM' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 0.49 Max: 1.31
Current: 0.44
0.34
1.31
Dividend Growth (3y) 7.70
CM's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
52% of the 728 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. CM: 7.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
CM' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 7.1 Max: 28.3
Current: 7.7
0.2
28.3
Forward Dividend Yield 4.32
CM's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
77% of the 2244 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.84 vs. CM: 4.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 5.82
CM's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
77% of the 2639 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 3.36 vs. CM: 5.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
CM' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.03  Med: 6.09 Max: 12.42
Current: 5.82
4.03
12.42
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.20
CM's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 1039 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: -2.10 vs. CM: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CM' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.4  Med: 0.6 Max: 4.4
Current: 0.2
-5.4
4.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.26
CM's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
83% of the 1595 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. CM: 2.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CM' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.41  Med: 2.5 Max: 3.84
Current: 2.26
1.41
3.84
Price/Projected FCF 0.76
CM's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
53% of the 883 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.78 vs. CM: 0.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CM' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.44  Med: 1.02 Max: 118.42
Current: 0.76
0.44
118.42
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
CM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
54% of the 1458 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. CM: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CM' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 0.92 Max: 2.12
Current: 1.1
0.48
2.12
Price/Graham Number 1.02
CM's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
54% of the 1405 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. CM: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
CM' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.92  Med: 1.11 Max: 1.71
Current: 1.02
0.92
1.71
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 14.65
CM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1598 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. CM: 14.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CM' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 11 Max: 21.3
Current: 14.65
0.7
21.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 15.33
CM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 867 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 11.21 vs. CM: 15.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CM' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.5  Med: 12.2 Max: 38.8
Current: 15.33
-6.5
38.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $11,304
EPS (TTM) $ 8.06
Beta1.23
Short Percentage of Float3.36%
52-Week Range $56.29 - 85.66
Shares Outstanding (Mil)397.06

Analyst Estimate

Oct17 Oct18 Oct19
Revenue (Mil $) 12,250 12,910
EPS ($) 7.69 8.01 8.72
EPS w/o NRI ($) 7.69 8.01 8.72
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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