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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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
DSW's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
93% of the 1284 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. DSW: No Debt )
DSW' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.15   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.69
DSW's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
90% of the 1271 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. DSW: 0.69 )
DSW' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 0.72
Current: 0.69

0.24
0.72
Interest Coverage 403.66
DSW's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
82% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 28.57 vs. DSW: 403.66 )
DSW' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 4.59   Max: 9999.99
Current: 403.66

4.59
9999.99
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 7.09
M-Score: -2.57
WACC vs ROIC
4.26%
20.06%
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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 9.70
DSW's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 4.88 vs. DSW: 9.70 )
DSW' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 0.89   Max: 10.49
Current: 9.7

0.89
10.49
Net-margin (%) 6.14
DSW's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.14 vs. DSW: 6.14 )
DSW' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 8.63
Current: 6.14

0.05
8.63
ROE (%) 15.27
DSW's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1266 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 8.72 vs. DSW: 15.27 )
DSW' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 33.88
Current: 15.27

0.2
33.88
ROA (%) 10.68
DSW's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1290 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.98 vs. DSW: 10.68 )
DSW' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 15.54
Current: 10.68

0.1
15.54
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 43.13
DSW's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1286 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 17.53 vs. DSW: 43.13 )
DSW' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 11.95   Max: 50.86
Current: 43.13

11.95
50.86
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 8.30
DSW's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1086 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. DSW: 8.30 )
DSW' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 18.1
Current: 8.3

0
18.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 20.30
DSW's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 912 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. DSW: 20.30 )
DSW' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 44.2
Current: 20.3

0
44.2
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 11.20
DSW's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 854 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. DSW: 11.20 )
DSW' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 98.3
Current: 11.2

0
98.3
» DSW's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

DSW Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 19,736 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,218,346 sh (+1675.47%)
Joel Greenblatt 793,944 sh (+537.12%)
Murray Stahl 21,924 sh (+63.67%)
Steve Mandel 6,953,238 sh (+1.34%)
Columbia Wanger 1,199,100 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 456,500 sh (unchged)
Steve Mandel 6,861,538 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce Sold Out
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q2 2014

DSW Guru Trades in Q2 2014

David Einhorn 181,574 sh (New)
Jim Simons 208,930 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 349,599 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 371,824 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 211,711 sh (+972.71%)
Joel Greenblatt 1,363,705 sh (+71.76%)
Murray Stahl 28,906 sh (+31.85%)
Steven Cohen 1,018,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 172,900 sh (unchged)
Steve Mandel Sold Out
Columbia Wanger 1,193,100 sh (-0.50%)
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Q3 2014

DSW Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Robert Olstein 166,000 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 3,030,783 sh (+715.11%)
Jim Simons 389,130 sh (+86.25%)
Steven Cohen 1,503,183 sh (+47.66%)
Pioneer Investments 238,649 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 72,900 sh (unchged)
David Einhorn Sold Out
Murray Stahl 28,239 sh (-2.31%)
Joel Greenblatt 1,227,601 sh (-9.98%)
Columbia Wanger 1,003,500 sh (-15.89%)
Paul Tudor Jones 51,614 sh (-75.62%)
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Q4 2014

DSW Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 1,025,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 74,575 sh (+44.49%)
Robert Olstein 228,000 sh (+37.35%)
Steve Mandel Sold Out
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Jim Simons 352,030 sh (-9.53%)
Murray Stahl 24,540 sh (-13.10%)
Chuck Royce 2,300,195 sh (-24.11%)
Columbia Wanger 579,000 sh (-42.30%)
Joel Greenblatt 550,943 sh (-55.12%)
Steven Cohen 551,300 sh (-63.32%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 22.20
DSW's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 27.40 vs. DSW: 22.20 )
DSW' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 6.29   Max: 35.83
Current: 22.2

6.29
35.83
Forward P/E 19.34
DSW's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
76% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 24.69 vs. DSW: 19.34 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 22.30
DSW's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 27.10 vs. DSW: 22.30 )
DSW' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 6.3   Max: 35.83
Current: 22.3

6.3
35.83
P/B 3.20
DSW's P/B is ranked higher than
59% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. DSW: 3.20 )
DSW' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 5.18
Current: 3.2

0.66
5.18
P/S 1.40
DSW's P/S is ranked higher than
53% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. DSW: 1.40 )
DSW' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 1.78
Current: 1.4

0.21
1.78
PFCF 24.90
DSW's PFCF is ranked higher than
72% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 47.64 vs. DSW: 24.90 )
DSW' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.29   Max: 1340
Current: 24.9

5.29
1340
POCF 14.74
DSW's POCF is ranked higher than
71% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 16.23 vs. DSW: 14.74 )
DSW' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 3.15   Max: 29.76
Current: 14.74

3.15
29.76
EV-to-EBIT 12.55
DSW's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
83% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 18.90 vs. DSW: 12.55 )
DSW' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.5   Max: 23.2
Current: 12.55

3.5
23.2
PEG 0.75
DSW's PEG is ranked higher than
92% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. DSW: 0.75 )
DSW' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.42   Max: 45.94
Current: 0.75

0.42
45.94
Shiller P/E 23.00
DSW's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
82% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 49.07 vs. DSW: 23.00 )
DSW' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 16.59   Max: 34.22
Current: 23

16.59
34.22
Current Ratio 2.53
DSW's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
89% of the 1281 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.58 vs. DSW: 2.53 )
DSW' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.62   Max: 3.48
Current: 2.53

1.62
3.48
Quick Ratio 0.97
DSW's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 1281 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. DSW: 0.97 )
DSW' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 2.26
Current: 0.97

0.37
2.26
Days Inventory 90.98
DSW's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
73% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 99.00 vs. DSW: 90.98 )
DSW' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 53.03   Max: 93.57
Current: 90.98

53.03
93.57
Days Sales Outstanding 3.57
DSW's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
89% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 22.48 vs. DSW: 3.57 )
DSW' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 0.87   Max: 4.33
Current: 3.57

0.87
4.33

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 2.10
DSW's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
55% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.91 vs. DSW: 2.10 )
DSW' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 2.36
Current: 2.1

0.28
2.36
Dividend Payout 0.44
DSW's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
78% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.81 vs. DSW: 0.44 )
DSW' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 0.5
Current: 0.44

0.16
0.5
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.10
DSW's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
50% of the 919 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.15 vs. DSW: 2.10 )
DSW' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 2.36
Current: 2.1

0.28
2.36
Share Buyback Rate -0.80
DSW's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
55% of the 837 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. DSW: -0.80 )
DSW' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0   Max: -16.9
Current: -0.8

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 9.66
DSW's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
87% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. DSW: 9.66 )
DSW' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 1.76   Max: 9.96
Current: 9.66

1.76
9.96
Price/Tangible Book 3.28
DSW's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
66% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.67 vs. DSW: 3.28 )
DSW' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.9   Max: 5.13
Current: 3.28

0.9
5.13
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.47
DSW's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. DSW: 1.47 )
DSW' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 1.99
Current: 1.47

1.1
1.99
Price/Median PS Value 1.32
DSW's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
67% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. DSW: 1.32 )
DSW' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 1.62
Current: 1.32

0.29
1.62
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.33
DSW's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
91% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. DSW: 1.33 )
DSW' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.44   Max: 2.06
Current: 1.33

0.44
2.06
Price/Graham Number 1.78
DSW's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
76% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.71 vs. DSW: 1.78 )
DSW' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 3.59
Current: 1.78

0.7
3.59
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 8.00
DSW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1283 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. DSW: 8.00 )
DSW' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 4.3   Max: 28.5
Current: 8

4.3
28.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 20.80
DSW's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
87% of the 892 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 9.47 vs. DSW: 20.80 )
DSW' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 2   Max: 37.2
Current: 20.8

2
37.2

Analyst Estimate

Jan15 Jan16 Jan17
Revenue(Mil) 2,496 2,715 2,890
EPS($) 1.73 1.89 2.16
EPS without NRI($) 1.73 1.89 2.16

Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Apparel Stores
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Traded in other countries:D9W.Germany,
DSW Inc was incorporated in the state of Ohio on January 20, 1969. The Company is a branded footwear specialty retailer in the U.S. It offers a selection of branded dress, casual and athletic footwear for women and men, as well as accessories. It has two reportable segments: the DSW segment, which includes the DSW stores and dsw.com, and the Affiliated Business Group segment. It sells products through three channels: DSW stores, dsw.com and its Affiliated Business Group. As of February 1, 2014, the Company operated a total of 394 stores located in 42 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. The Company separates its merchandise into four primary categories: women's footwear; men's footwear; athletic footwear; and accessories and other. It also operates shoe departments for three retailers through its Affiliated Business Group segment. Company supplied merchandise to 262 Stein Mart stores, 93 Gordmans stores and one Frugal Fannie's store. It also offers a complementary selection of handbags, hosiery and other accessories which appeal to its brand- and fashion-conscious customers. It operates in a competitive environment and views its main competitors to be department stores. It also competes with mall-based Company stores, national chains, independent shoe retailers, single-brand specialty retailers, online shoe retailers, multi-channel specialty retailers and brand-oriented discounters.
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