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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.42
NYSE:DST's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
68% of the 754 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. NYSE:DST: 0.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NYSE:DST' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.17 Max: 1.51
Current: 0.42
0.03
1.51
Equity to Asset 0.45
NYSE:DST's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
57% of the 732 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. NYSE:DST: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NYSE:DST' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.37 Max: 0.64
Current: 0.45
0.1
0.64
Interest Coverage 13.55
NYSE:DST's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
60% of the 661 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 26.67 vs. NYSE:DST: 13.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:DST' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.62  Med: 6.38 Max: 13.55
Current: 13.55
3.62
13.55
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 4.45
WACC vs ROIC
10.74%
13.98%
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
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 10.15
NYSE:DST's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 746 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.95 vs. NYSE:DST: 10.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NYSE:DST' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.1  Med: 12.08 Max: 15.16
Current: 10.15
6.1
15.16
Net-margin (%) 13.88
NYSE:DST's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 748 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.11 vs. NYSE:DST: 13.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NYSE:DST' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.67  Med: 12.63 Max: 37.99
Current: 13.88
7.67
37.99
ROE (%) 43.39
NYSE:DST's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 729 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.86 vs. NYSE:DST: 43.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NYSE:DST' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.27  Med: 39.22 Max: 101.04
Current: 43.39
22.27
101.04
ROA (%) 17.06
NYSE:DST's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 764 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.55 vs. NYSE:DST: 17.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NYSE:DST' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.41  Med: 9.85 Max: 26.85
Current: 17.06
5.41
26.85
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 106.55
NYSE:DST's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 746 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.19 vs. NYSE:DST: 106.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NYSE:DST' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 59.39  Med: 100.01 Max: 279.58
Current: 106.55
59.39
279.58
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 11.30
NYSE:DST's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 605 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. NYSE:DST: 11.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:DST' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.9  Med: 12.6 Max: 29.2
Current: 11.3
4.9
29.2
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 3.10
NYSE:DST's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 507 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. NYSE:DST: 3.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:DST' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.6  Med: 14 Max: 52.7
Current: 3.1
-14.6
52.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 11.60
NYSE:DST's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 466 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. NYSE:DST: 11.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:DST' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.3  Med: 12.7 Max: 68.3
Current: 11.6
-18.3
68.3
» NYSE:DST's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2017-01-28)


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

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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

DST Guru Trades in Q4 2015

John Hussman 75,000 sh (+400.00%)
RS Investment Management 514,418 sh (+10.44%)
Diamond Hill Capital 436,207 sh (unchged)
David Dreman Sold Out
Third Avenue Management 44,525 sh (-0.04%)
Mario Gabelli 4,900 sh (-10.91%)
Joel Greenblatt 108,257 sh (-20.61%)
Chuck Royce 20,006 sh (-41.00%)
Paul Tudor Jones 2,200 sh (-69.01%)
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Q1 2016

DST Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 32,756 sh (New)
Jim Simons 233,600 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 173,002 sh (+59.81%)
Paul Tudor Jones 3,100 sh (+40.91%)
Mario Gabelli 5,500 sh (+12.24%)
Chuck Royce 21,316 sh (+6.55%)
Third Avenue Management 44,573 sh (+0.11%)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
John Hussman Sold Out
Diamond Hill Capital 436,047 sh (-0.04%)
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Q2 2016

DST Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Ken Fisher 140,166 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 44,766 sh (+110.01%)
Diamond Hill Capital 436,047 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 5,500 sh (unchged)
Third Avenue Management 44,573 sh (unchged)
David Dreman Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jim Simons 150,800 sh (-35.45%)
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Q3 2016

DST Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Ken Fisher 347,502 sh (+147.92%)
Chuck Royce 55,326 sh (+23.59%)
Mario Gabelli 6,150 sh (+11.82%)
Jim Simons 163,500 sh (+8.42%)
Third Avenue Management 44,573 sh (unchged)
Diamond Hill Capital 434,962 sh (-0.25%)
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Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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DST Systems Inc provides sophisticated information processing and computer software services and products to the financial services industry, healthcare industry and customer communications.

DST Systems Inc was originally established in 1969. The Company is a provider of technology-based service solutions that help clients grow their business and provide their customers an exceptional experience. DST serves clients in the asset management, brokerage, retirement, insurance, healthcare and other markets to help process, communicate and safeguard critical customer information needed to manage life's important business, such as investing money, planning for retirement and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. The Company's operating business units are now reported as three operating segments: Financial Services, Healthcare Services, and Customer Communications. The Financial Services Segment provides a variety of services to the asset management, brokerage, retirement and insurance industries and is the provider of third-party shareowner recordkeeping services to the mutual fund industry. The Healthcare Services Segment provides a variety of servicing solutions to U.S. healthcare organizations that, collectively, help meet the industry's information processing, quality of care and cost management needs while achieving compliance and improving operational efficiencies of each business. The Customer Communications Segment helps businesses deploy customer communications while improving operational performance across critical business functions such as sales, marketing, customer service, technology, finance, operations, and compliance. The Company is subject to intense competition from other established service providers in all industries it serves. The Company holds U.S. patents, U.S. copyrights and trademarks covering various aspects of the information processing and computer software services and products provided by the Financial Services and Healthcare Services Segments and the statement and mail processing services and technology provided by the Customer Communications Segment.

Guru Investment Theses on DST Systems Inc

Third Avenue Management Comments on DST Systems Inc. - Dec 10, 2015

DST Systems Inc. (NYSE:DST)

DST is the largest information processor for mutual funds in the US, and also offers software, securities processing and other services to financial services companies, insurance companies and third party administrators. DST’s offerings are high margin and high barrier to entry services that lower cost and increase service quality to its customers. DST has grown its book value at a 5-yearCAGR of over 14% and we think this growth will continue as DST continues to penetrate the “in-house” serviced mutual funds, still about 50% of the industry, and also as it grows into health care and insurance claims processing.

We have followed DST for many years, and were able to initiate a position on the heels of a choppy second quarter earnings report at a 20% discount to NAV, where the market became concerned about higher security and compliance investments and the risk of a large customer, Cigna, transitioning away a portion of its processing business. These short term concerns pressured the shares, and overlooked the positives of i) abating mutual fund sub account conversion activity, winding down by year-end 2015, ii) the continued monetization of non-core investments, including State Street shares, pacing at approximately $100 million per quarter and iii) robust share repurchase activity. Moreover, since his appointment in August 2014, CEO Steve Hooley has been undertaking a review of all business units, to drive margin expansion, exit non-core units including record keeping and UK accounting and strategically investing to leverage the emerging demand for data analytics from DST customers. We believe this quality franchise will see increasing demand for its services and increased margin leverage from internal initiatives that should drive double digit equity compounding over the foreseeable future.

From Third Avenue Management (Trades, Portfolio)'s Small-Cap Value Fund fourth quarter 2015 portfolio manager commentary.

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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 7.90
DST's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
90% of the 574 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.46 vs. DST: 7.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
DST' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.35  Med: 8.98 Max: 23.07
Current: 7.9
4.35
23.07
Forward P/E 16.75
DST's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
55% of the 145 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.04 vs. DST: 16.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 14.86
DST's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
67% of the 570 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.00 vs. DST: 14.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
DST' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.35  Med: 9.09 Max: 23.07
Current: 14.86
4.35
23.07
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 7.56
DST's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
87% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.83 vs. DST: 7.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
DST' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.17  Med: 7.58 Max: 33.97
Current: 7.56
4.17
33.97
P/B 3.01
DST's P/B is ranked lower than
62% of the 717 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. DST: 3.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
DST' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.15  Med: 3.34 Max: 9.53
Current: 3.01
2.15
9.53
P/S 1.13
DST's P/S is ranked higher than
52% of the 720 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. DST: 1.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
DST' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.66  Med: 1.29 Max: 2.72
Current: 1.13
0.66
2.72
PFCF 21.31
DST's PFCF is ranked lower than
54% of the 354 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.40 vs. DST: 21.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
DST' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.39  Med: 13.45 Max: 183.27
Current: 21.31
4.39
183.27
POCF 14.67
DST's POCF is ranked lower than
56% of the 426 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.08 vs. DST: 14.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
DST' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.27  Med: 12.37 Max: 135.32
Current: 14.67
3.27
135.32
EV-to-EBIT 9.24
DST's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
74% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.52 vs. DST: 9.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
DST' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.2  Med: 7.8 Max: 17.7
Current: 9.24
3.2
17.7
EV-to-EBITDA 6.99
DST's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
75% of the 590 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.05 vs. DST: 6.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
DST' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.9  Med: 6.05 Max: 12.8
Current: 6.99
2.9
12.8
PEG 1.16
DST's PEG is ranked higher than
65% of the 263 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. DST: 1.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
DST' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.77 Max: 86.44
Current: 1.16
0.12
86.44
Shiller P/E 11.89
DST's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
86% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 28.55 vs. DST: 11.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
DST' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.46  Med: 11.68 Max: 33.07
Current: 11.89
6.46
33.07
Current Ratio 0.97
DST's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
83% of the 736 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. DST: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
DST' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.98 Max: 2.21
Current: 0.97
0.39
2.21
Quick Ratio 0.97
DST's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
78% of the 736 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. DST: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
DST' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.98 Max: 2.21
Current: 0.97
0.39
2.21
Days Sales Outstanding 22.86
DST's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
85% of the 563 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 58.35 vs. DST: 22.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
DST' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.86  Med: 47.2 Max: 60.32
Current: 22.86
22.86
60.32
Days Payable 7.91
DST's Days Payable is ranked lower than
85% of the 468 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 36.25 vs. DST: 7.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
DST' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.79  Med: 14.22 Max: 20.27
Current: 7.91
7.79
20.27

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.23
DST's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
81% of the 722 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. DST: 1.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
DST' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.65  Med: 1.26 Max: 1.81
Current: 1.23
0.65
1.81
Dividend Payout 0.19
DST's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
96% of the 425 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.44 vs. DST: 0.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
DST' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.15 Max: 0.49
Current: 0.19
0.05
0.49
Dividend Growth (3y) 14.50
DST's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
64% of the 306 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.20 vs. DST: 14.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
DST' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 26
Current: 14.5
0
26
Forward Dividend Yield 1.23
DST's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
86% of the 673 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. DST: 1.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.72
DST's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
56% of the 849 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.18 vs. DST: 2.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
DST' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.43  Med: 2.76 Max: 3.97
Current: 2.72
1.43
3.97
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 7.60
DST's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
98% of the 435 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.40 vs. DST: 7.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
DST' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.4  Med: 7.6 Max: 15.7
Current: 7.6
-8.4
15.7

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 7.15
DST's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
74% of the 567 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. DST: 7.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
DST' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.3  Med: 5.39 Max: 39.93
Current: 7.15
2.3
39.93
Price/Projected FCF 1.10
DST's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
61% of the 349 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. DST: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
DST' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.2 Max: 3.76
Current: 1.1
0.6
3.76
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.19
DST's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
75% of the 56 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. DST: 1.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 0.90
DST's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 563 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. DST: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
DST' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.42 Max: 4.42
Current: 0.9
0.6
4.42
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.34
DST's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
58% of the 153 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.54 vs. DST: 1.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
DST' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.85 Max: 5.35
Current: 1.34
0.18
5.35
Price/Graham Number 2.18
DST's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
63% of the 402 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. DST: 2.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
DST' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.99  Med: 2.05 Max: 3.67
Current: 2.18
0.99
3.67
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 10.82
DST's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 739 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. DST: 10.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
DST' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.7  Med: 12.9 Max: 31.7
Current: 10.82
5.7
31.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 15.81
DST's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 392 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.77 vs. DST: 15.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
DST' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.4  Med: 18.6 Max: 39.3
Current: 15.81
-0.4
39.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $3,257
EPS (TTM) $ 13.52
Beta1.29
Short Percentage of Float1.20%
52-Week Range $94.52 - 128.66
Shares Outstanding (Mil)31.99

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 6.04 6.43
EPS w/o NRI ($) 6.04 6.43
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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