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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 : 3/10

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Cash to Debt 0.13
CZR's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
52% of the 789 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 0.84 vs. CZR: 0.13 )
CZR' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.13

Equity to Asset -0.13
CZR's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
62% of the 774 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. CZR: -0.13 )
CZR' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.13   Max: 0.37
Current: -0.13

-0.13
0.37
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: -0.94
M-Score: -3.05
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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history
Operating margin (%) -26.11
CZR's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 787 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 8.95 vs. CZR: -26.11 )
CZR' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -42.21   Max: 20.1
Current: -26.11

-42.21
20.1
Net-margin (%) -34.44
CZR's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 787 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 5.83 vs. CZR: -34.44 )
CZR' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -51.32   Max: 9.29
Current: -34.44

-51.32
9.29
ROA (%) -11.94
CZR's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 790 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. CZR: -11.94 )
CZR' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -16.74   Max: 5.01
Current: -11.94

-16.74
5.01
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -16.88
CZR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 790 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 13.51 vs. CZR: -16.88 )
CZR' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -23.4   Max: 22992.1
Current: -16.88

-23.4
22992.1
Revenue Growth (%) -8.20
CZR's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 600 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. CZR: -8.20 )
CZR' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -8.2   Max: 38.1
Current: -8.2

-8.2
38.1
EPS Growth (%) 38.00
CZR's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 417 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 8.20 vs. CZR: 38.00 )
CZR' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -57.4   Max: 38
Current: 38

-57.4
38
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

CZR Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Third Avenue Management 265,340 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 182,299 sh (New)
George Soros 5,717,392 sh (+113.95%)
Richard Perry 402,839 sh (unchged)
Howard Marks 2,537,957 sh (unchged)
John Paulson 12,372,835 sh (unchged)
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Q2 2013

CZR Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Leon Cooperman 1,138,447 sh (New)
George Soros 5,988,342 sh (+4.74%)
Richard Perry 402,839 sh (unchged)
Third Avenue Management Sold Out
John Paulson 12,020,651 sh (-2.85%)
Howard Marks 2,077,157 sh (-18.16%)
Joel Greenblatt 125,730 sh (-31.03%)
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Q3 2013

CZR Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 100,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 14,640 sh (New)
Leon Cooperman 3,109,447 sh (+173.13%)
Joel Greenblatt 154,139 sh (+22.6%)
Richard Perry Sold Out
Howard Marks Sold Out
John Paulson 11,662,651 sh (-2.98%)
George Soros 5,654,383 sh (-5.58%)
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Q4 2013

CZR Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jeremy Grantham 17,652 sh (New)
Leon Cooperman 5,285,071 sh (+69.97%)
George Soros 6,454,383 sh (+14.15%)
John Paulson 12,267,190 sh (+5.18%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Steven Cohen 12,080 sh (-17.49%)
Joel Greenblatt 113,825 sh (-26.15%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with CZR

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Leon Cooperman 2013-12-31 Add 69.97%0.66%$16.74 - $22.39 $ 18.01-8%5285071
George Soros 2013-12-31 Add 14.15%0.15%$16.74 - $22.39 $ 18.01-8%6454383
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Reduce -26.15%0.03%$16.74 - $22.39 $ 18.01-8%113825
Leon Cooperman 2013-09-30 Add 173.13%0.59%$13.69 - $25.93 $ 18.01-5%3109447
Richard Perry 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.14%$13.69 - $25.93 $ 18.01-5%0
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Add 22.6%0.02%$13.69 - $25.93 $ 18.01-5%154139
Leon Cooperman 2013-06-30 New Buy0.24%$12.25 - $16.95 $ 18.0124%1138447
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Reduce -31.03%0.05%$12.25 - $16.95 $ 18.0124%125730
George Soros 2013-03-31 Add 113.95%0.59%$6.92 - $17.64 $ 18.0162%5717392
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 New Buy0.15%$6.92 - $17.64 $ 18.0162%182299
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Ratios

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P/S 0.27
CZR's P/S is ranked higher than
94% of the 818 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. CZR: 0.27 )
CZR' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.07   Max: 0.58
Current: 0.27

0.07
0.58
EV-to-EBIT 200.00
CZR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
76% of the 662 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 18.50 vs. CZR: 200.00 )
CZR' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.9   Max: 84.1
Current: 200

6.9
84.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.90
CZR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
82% of the 734 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. CZR: 0.90 )
CZR' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 1.72
Current: 0.9

0.34
1.72
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.50
CZR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
67% of the 687 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. CZR: 0.50 )
CZR' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 14.5
Current: 0.5

0.5
14.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -20.36
CZR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
50% of the 526 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 3.89 vs. CZR: -20.36 )
CZR' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -59.3   Max: 45.5
Current: -20.36

-59.3
45.5

Business Description

Industry: Travel & Leisure » Resorts & Casinos
Compare:LVS, SCHYY, GXYEY, WYNMF, SJMHF » details
Traded in other countries:C08.Germany
Caesars Entertainment Corp was incorporated on November 2, 1989 in Delaware. The Company is a casino-entertainment provider and a diverse U.S. casino-entertainment company. The Company's business is mainly conducted through a wholly-owned subsidiary, Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. (CEOC). As of December 31, 2012, it owned, operated, or managed, through various subsidiaries, 52 casinos in 13 U.S. states and seven countries. The majority of these casinos operate in the United States and England. The Company's casino entertainment facilities operate mainly under the Harrah's, Caesars, and Horseshoe brand names in the United States. Its casino entertainment facilities include 33 land-based casinos, 11 riverboat or dockside casinos, three managed casinos on Indian lands in the United States, one managed casino in Canada, one casino combined with a greyhound racetrack, one casino combined with a thoroughbred racetrack, and one casino combined with a harness racetrack. The Company's land-based casinos include one in Uruguay, nine in England, one in Scotland, two in Egypt, and one in South Africa. As of December 31, 2012, its facilities had an aggregate of approximately three million square feet of gaming space and approximately 43,000 hotel rooms. Its customer loyalty program, Total Rewards, has over 45 million members. It uses the Total Rewards system to market promotions and to generate customer play across its network of properties. In addition, it owns an online gaming business, providing for real money casino, bingo, and poker games in the United Kingdom, alliances with online gaming providers in Italy and France, 'play for fun' offerings in other jurisdictions, social games on Facebook and other social media websites, and mobile application platforms. It also owns and operates the World Series of Poker tournament and brand. The Company competes directly with other casino facilities operating in the immediate and surrounding market areas. It is subject to regulations imposed by the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act ('FCPA') and other anti-corruption laws that generally prohibit U.S. companies and their intermediaries from offering, promising, authorizing or making improper payments to foreign government officials for the purpose of obtaining or retaining business.

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