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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 0.08
EAT's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
63% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. EAT: 0.08 )
EAT' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 0.64
Current: 0.08

0.02
0.64
Equity to Asset 0.06
EAT's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
67% of the 308 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. EAT: 0.06 )
EAT' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 0.75
Current: 0.06

0.06
0.75
Interest Coverage 8.82
EAT's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
57% of the 224 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 16.07 vs. EAT: 8.82 )
EAT' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.11   Max: 181.33
Current: 8.82

2.11
181.33
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 5.79
M-Score: -2.95
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 (%) 9.02
EAT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 286 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. EAT: 9.02 )
EAT' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 2.28   Max: 10.44
Current: 9.02

2.28
10.44
Net-margin (%) 5.74
EAT's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 286 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 4.43 vs. EAT: 5.74 )
EAT' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 1.22   Max: 6.98
Current: 5.74

1.22
6.98
ROE (%) 109.37
EAT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 280 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 10.65 vs. EAT: 109.37 )
EAT' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 5.66   Max: 109.37
Current: 109.37

5.66
109.37
ROA (%) 11.25
EAT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 287 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 4.69 vs. EAT: 11.25 )
EAT' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 2.36   Max: 11.25
Current: 11.25

2.36
11.25
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 24.79
EAT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 285 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 18.07 vs. EAT: 24.79 )
EAT' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 6.32   Max: 24.79
Current: 24.79

6.32
24.79
Revenue Growth (%) 11.40
EAT's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 245 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. EAT: 11.40 )
EAT' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -9.5   Max: 23.1
Current: 11.4

-9.5
23.1
EBITDA Growth (%) 22.30
EAT's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 203 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. EAT: 22.30 )
EAT' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -14.1   Max: 27.5
Current: 22.3

-14.1
27.5
EPS Growth (%) 29.60
EAT's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. EAT: 29.60 )
EAT' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -24.6   Max: 46.2
Current: 29.6

-24.6
46.2
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

EAT Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Pioneer Investments 181,100 sh (+141.47%)
Jim Simons 1,437,400 sh (+51.21%)
Ken Fisher Sold Out
Scott Black Sold Out
David Dreman 797,605 sh (-16.36%)
John Hussman 45,000 sh (-87.14%)
Steven Cohen 36,327 sh (-93.55%)
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Q3 2013

EAT Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Joel Greenblatt 45,707 sh (New)
Jim Simons 3,304,900 sh (+129.92%)
John Hussman Sold Out
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
David Dreman 208,086 sh (-73.91%)
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Q4 2013

EAT Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 28,210 sh (New)
David Dreman 234,930 sh (+12.9%)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jim Simons 2,659,801 sh (-19.52%)
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Q1 2014

EAT Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Caxton Associates 215,000 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 25,224 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 362,850 sh (+1186.25%)
David Dreman 237,504 sh (+1.1%)
Jim Simons 1,834,800 sh (-31.02%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with EAT

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Ray Dalio 2014-03-31 New Buy0.01%$44.77 - $55 $ 44.93-10%25224
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.06%$38.87 - $47.37 $ 44.931%0
David Dreman 2013-09-30 Reduce -73.91%0.72%$38.19 - $43.74 $ 44.9310%208086
John Hussman 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.08%$38.19 - $43.74 $ 44.9310%0
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 New Buy0.06%$38.19 - $43.74 $ 44.9310%45707
John Hussman 2013-06-30 Reduce -87.14%0.42%$37.25 - $41.6 $ 44.9314%45000
Scott Black 2013-06-30 Sold Out 0.22%$37.25 - $41.6 $ 44.9314%0
David Dreman 2013-06-30 Reduce -16.36%0.16%$37.25 - $41.6 $ 44.9314%797605
John Hussman 2013-03-31 Add 40%0.14%$30.99 - $37.65 $ 44.9333%350000
John Hussman 2012-12-31 New Buy0.2%$28.71 - $34.63 $ 44.9344%250000
Scott Black 2012-12-31 New Buy0.2%$28.71 - $34.63 $ 44.9344%44981
David Dreman 2012-06-30 Reduce -31.34%0.27%$27.05 - $32.82 $ 44.9347%1012796
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.13%$27.05 - $32.82 $ 44.9347%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add 30.23%0.03%$25.66 - $28.98 $ 44.9375%52743
Ray Dalio 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.14%$20.07 - $27.07 $ 44.9393%0
Joel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Add 35.43%0.03%$20.07 - $27.07 $ 44.9393%40500
Ray Dalio 2011-09-30 Add 561.64%0.11%$20.01 - $26.57 $ 44.9394%434112
Joel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Add 70.51%0.04%$20.01 - $26.57 $ 44.9394%29905
Joel Greenblatt 2011-06-30 New Buy0.06%$23.2 - $26.03 $ 44.9383%17539
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 18.20
EAT's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
86% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 31.10 vs. EAT: 18.20 )
EAT' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 7.75   Max: 58.7
Current: 18.2

7.75
58.7
P/B 34.20
EAT's P/B is ranked lower than
63% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 3.42 vs. EAT: 34.20 )
EAT' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 40.64
Current: 34.2

0.66
40.64
P/S 1.10
EAT's P/S is ranked higher than
62% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. EAT: 1.10 )
EAT' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 1.36
Current: 1.1

0.1
1.36
PFCF 15.50
EAT's PFCF is ranked higher than
86% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 48.30 vs. EAT: 15.50 )
EAT' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 4.53   Max: 81.2
Current: 15.5

4.53
81.2
EV-to-EBIT 13.74
EAT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
80% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 20.34 vs. EAT: 13.74 )
EAT' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.6   Max: 44.9
Current: 13.74

6.6
44.9
PEG 0.90
EAT's PEG is ranked higher than
97% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. EAT: 0.90 )
EAT' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 7.59
Current: 0.9

0.56
7.59
Shiller P/E 27.00
EAT's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
92% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. EAT: 27.00 )
EAT' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 2.89   Max: 38.46
Current: 27

2.89
38.46
Current Ratio 0.47
EAT's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. EAT: 0.47 )
EAT' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 1.28
Current: 0.47

0.39
1.28
Quick Ratio 0.41
EAT's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
60% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. EAT: 0.41 )
EAT' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 1.23
Current: 0.41

0.32
1.23

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 2.10
EAT's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
66% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. EAT: 2.10 )
EAT' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 11.03
Current: 2.1

0.24
11.03
Dividend Payout 0.37
EAT's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
95% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. EAT: 0.37 )
EAT' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 0.73
Current: 0.37

0.12
0.73
Dividend growth (3y) 19.40
EAT's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
84% of the 130 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 7.90 vs. EAT: 19.40 )
EAT' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 30.1
Current: 19.4

0
30.1
Yield on cost (5-Year) 4.99
EAT's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
84% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. EAT: 4.99 )
EAT' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 26.21
Current: 4.99

0.57
26.21
Share Buyback Rate 10.40
EAT's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
98% of the 214 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: -0.20 vs. EAT: 10.40 )
EAT' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 10.4   Max: -1.9
Current: 10.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.00
EAT's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
94% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. EAT: 1.00 )
EAT' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 13.36
Current: 1

0.58
13.36
Price/Median PS Value 1.30
EAT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
68% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. EAT: 1.30 )
EAT' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 2.23
Current: 1.3

0.31
2.23
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.80
EAT's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. EAT: 0.80 )
EAT' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 6.53
Current: 0.8

0.7
6.53
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.30
EAT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
76% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. EAT: 7.30 )
EAT' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.2   Max: 15.2
Current: 7.3

2.2
15.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 26.04
EAT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
91% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 9.99 vs. EAT: 26.04 )
EAT' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -6.7   Max: 33.1
Current: 26.04

-6.7
33.1

Business Description

Industry: Restaurants » Restaurants
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Traded in other countries:BKJ.Germany
Brinker International, Inc. was organized under the laws of the State of Delaware in September 1983. The Company owns, develops, operates and franchises the Chili's Grill & Bar ('Chili's') and Maggiano's Little Italy ('Maggiano's') restaurant brands. Chili's belongs to the Bar & Grill category of casual dining. Chili's also enjoys a global presence with locations in 31 foreign countries and two U.S. territories around the world. Chili's menu features signature offerings such as Baby Back Ribs smoked in-house, Big Mouth Burgers, Sizzling Fajitas, hand-battered Chicken Crispers and house-made Chips and Salsa. The Company's all-day varied menu strives to have something for everyone and affordable selections during both lunch and dinner dayparts. In Chili's restaurants, the customers would find a Margarita Bar serving a variety of specialty margaritas, including its signature Presidente Margarita, and a full selection of alcoholic beverages. Chili's Grill & Bar also offers time-starved guests the convenience of great quality food, via its To-Go menu and separate To-Go entrances in the majority of its restaurants. On The Border is a full-service, casual dining Mexican restaurant brand. The Company's new menu offers Mexican favorites, with a focus on fresh, signature and value-oriented Mexican items. The Create Your Own Combo proposition was enhanced to better meet the guest demand for relevant value and affordability with more fresh options. The updated menu also includes fresh new salads like its Citrus Chipotle Chicken Salad; a new, signature OTB Fresh Grill; a Fajita Grill with new, customizable, top-quality fajitas; and a refreshed OTB Taco Stand introducing indulgent items like Taco Melts and fresh classics like Grilled Mahi Mahi Tacos. The menu is complemented by a full offering of beverages like the Perfect Patron margarita, the Fresh, Shaken margarita and its new Sangria. On The Border offers full bar service, in-restaurant dining and signature patio dining in all locations. On The Border also offers the convenience of a To-Go menu and To-Go entrance to expedite take-out service. In addition to To-Go, On the Border offers catering service, from simple drop-off delivery to full-service event planning. Maggiano's is a full-service, national, casual dining Italian restaurant brand. Each Maggiano's restaurant is a classic Italian-American restaurant in the style of New York's Little Italy in the 1940s. The Company's Maggiano's restaurants feature individual and family-style menus, and its restaurants also have extensive banquet facilities that could host large party events. It has a full lunch and dinner menu offering chef-prepared, classic Italian-American fare in the form of appetizers, entrées with bountiful portions of pasta, chicken, seafood, veal and prime steaks, and desserts. The Company's Maggiano's restaurants also offer a full range of alcoholic beverages, including a selection of quality premium wines. In addition, Ma
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