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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

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.09
CQB's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
58% of the 1425 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.74 vs. CQB: 0.09 )
CQB' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.06   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.09

Equity to Asset 0.23
CQB's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
60% of the 1414 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. CQB: 0.23 )
CQB' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 0.47
Current: 0.23

0.2
0.47
Interest Coverage 0.82
CQB's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
62% of the 902 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 16.21 vs. CQB: 0.82 )
CQB' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 9999.99
Current: 0.82

0.36
9999.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 1.76
M-Score: -2.88
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 : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 1.63
CQB's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 1410 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.72 vs. CQB: 1.63 )
CQB' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -8.25   Max: 5.37
Current: 1.63

-8.25
5.37
Net-margin (%) -0.52
CQB's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1411 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.99 vs. CQB: -0.52 )
CQB' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -13.16   Max: 3.8
Current: -0.52

-13.16
3.8
ROE (%) -4.22
CQB's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1393 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 7.25 vs. CQB: -4.22 )
CQB' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -109.35   Max: 13.7
Current: -4.22

-109.35
13.7
ROA (%) -0.95
CQB's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1408 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.78 vs. CQB: -0.95 )
CQB' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -23.86   Max: 5.81
Current: -0.95

-23.86
5.81
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 8.91
CQB's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1406 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 15.04 vs. CQB: 8.91 )
CQB' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -47.94   Max: 25.11
Current: 8.91

-47.94
25.11
Revenue Growth (%) -2.30
CQB's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 1092 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. CQB: -2.30 )
CQB' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -19.5   Max: 66.9
Current: -2.3

-19.5
66.9
EBITDA Growth (%) -13.80
CQB's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 973 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. CQB: -13.80 )
CQB' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -52   Max: 115.2
Current: -13.8

-52
115.2
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

CQB Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Third Avenue Management 244,155 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 82,800 sh (+179.73%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jim Simons 73,000 sh (-21%)
Paul Tudor Jones 11,900 sh (-23.23%)
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Q2 2013

CQB Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Meridian Funds 256,800 sh (New)
Jim Simons 490,900 sh (+572.47%)
Third Avenue Management 244,155 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham 73,791 sh (-10.88%)
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Q3 2013

CQB Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Joel Greenblatt 291,553 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 19,889 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,445,500 sh (+194.46%)
Third Avenue Management 244,155 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 63,787 sh (-13.56%)
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Q4 2013

CQB Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 229,278 sh (+1052.79%)
Jeremy Grantham 70,387 sh (+10.35%)
Third Avenue Management 244,155 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 1,364,500 sh (-5.6%)
Joel Greenblatt 262,361 sh (-10.01%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with CQB

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 New Buy0.12%$11.05 - $13.57 $ 12.560%291553
Meridian Funds 2013-06-30 New Buy0.1%$7.05 - $11.08 $ 12.5636%256800
John Burbank 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.0023%$4.75 - $7.85 $ 12.56115%0
John Burbank 2012-06-30 New Buy$4.66 - $8.93 $ 12.5693%13699
David Dreman 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.56%$7.64 - $9.6 $ 12.5648%0
David Dreman 2011-06-30 Add 399.31%0.5%$12.01 - $16.09 $ 12.56-12%2497180
David Dreman 2011-03-31 New Buy0.14%$13.71 - $17.19 $ 12.56-18%500124
Mario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Sold Out $13.71 - $17.19 $ 12.56-18%0
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/B 1.57
CQB's P/B is ranked higher than
64% of the 1342 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. CQB: 1.57 )
CQB' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 1.57
Current: 1.57

0.28
1.57
P/S 0.19
CQB's P/S is ranked higher than
92% of the 1452 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.91 vs. CQB: 0.19 )
CQB' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 0.44
Current: 0.19

0.06
0.44
PFCF 14.11
CQB's PFCF is ranked higher than
74% of the 827 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 19.20 vs. CQB: 14.11 )
CQB' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.19   Max: 242.5
Current: 14.11

3.19
242.5
EV-to-EBIT 23.39
CQB's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
57% of the 1248 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 15.40 vs. CQB: 23.39 )
CQB' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 7.1   Max: 297.4
Current: 23.39

7.1
297.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.71
CQB's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
57% of the 645 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. CQB: 1.71 )
CQB' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 1.99
Current: 1.71

0.43
1.99
Price/Median PS Value 1.14
CQB's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
68% of the 1313 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. CQB: 1.14 )
CQB' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.72   Max: 2.28
Current: 1.14

0.72
2.28
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 4.30
CQB's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
51% of the 1309 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. CQB: 4.30 )
CQB' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 14.2
Current: 4.3

0.3
14.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -1.66
CQB's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
61% of the 888 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 7.11 vs. CQB: -1.66 )
CQB' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -2.5   Max: 20.7
Current: -1.66

-2.5
20.7

Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Farm Products
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Traded in other countries:CQDN.Germany
Chiquita Brands International sources, distributes and markets bananas and other fresh products that are sold principally under the Chiquita brand. Its business is segmented into three - Bananas, Salads and Healthy Snacks: and Other Products. Banana segment includes the sourcing, transportation, marketing and distribution of bananas. Salads and Healthy Snacks includes ready-to-eat, packaged salads, other value-added products, such as healthy snacking items, fresh vegetable and fruit ingredients used in foodservice, processed fruit ingredients. It also includes Danone Chiquita Fruits, which sells Chiquita-branded fruit smoothies in Europe. Other Products include the sourcing, marketing and distribution of whole fresh produce other than bananas. Its primarily competes with multi-national banana importers and exporters.

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