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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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.20
EBR's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
70% of the 1139 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.20 vs. EBR: 0.20 )
EBR' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.16   Max: N/A
Current: 0.2

Equity to Asset 0.38
EBR's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
78% of the 1127 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.32 vs. EBR: 0.38 )
EBR' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 0.65
Current: 0.38

0.29
0.65
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 0.45
M-Score: -2.72
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
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history
Operating margin (%) -3.37
EBR's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1163 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 12.76 vs. EBR: -3.37 )
EBR' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -22.57   Max: 23.66
Current: -3.37

-22.57
23.66
Net-margin (%) -8.83
EBR's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 1163 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. EBR: -8.83 )
EBR' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -25.96   Max: 27.58
Current: -8.83

-25.96
27.58
ROE (%) -4.76
EBR's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1158 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 9.14 vs. EBR: -4.76 )
EBR' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -9.56   Max: 11.69
Current: -4.76

-9.56
11.69
ROA (%) -1.93
EBR's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1178 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.03 vs. EBR: -1.93 )
EBR' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -4.49   Max: 5.61
Current: -1.93

-4.49
5.61
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -3.14
EBR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1174 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 8.56 vs. EBR: -3.14 )
EBR' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -13.93   Max: 11.4
Current: -3.14

-13.93
11.4
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 1.20
EBR's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1004 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. EBR: 1.20 )
EBR' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -17.8   Max: 28.1
Current: 1.2

-17.8
28.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -20.10
EBR's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 959 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. EBR: -20.10 )
EBR' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -22.9   Max: 7.6
Current: -20.1

-22.9
7.6
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Financials


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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

EBR Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Charles Brandes 35,085,170 sh (+2.00%)
Jeremy Grantham 97,000 sh (-0.13%)
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Q3 2014

EBR Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Charles Brandes 36,568,839 sh (+4.23%)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
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Q4 2014

EBR Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Charles Brandes 39,896,959 sh (+9.10%)
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Q1 2015

EBR Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 132,900 sh (New)
Charles Brandes 45,216,110 sh (+13.33%)
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Ratios

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industry
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P/B 0.10
EBR's P/B is ranked higher than
99% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. EBR: 0.10 )
EBR' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 0.56
Current: 0.1

0.1
0.56
P/S 0.28
EBR's P/S is ranked higher than
92% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. EBR: 0.28 )
EBR' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 2.56
Current: 0.28

0.21
2.56
PFCF 14.30
EBR's PFCF is ranked higher than
99% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. EBR: 14.30 )
EBR' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 26.07
Current: 14.3

0.54
26.07
POCF 2.10
EBR's POCF is ranked higher than
98% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 8.44 vs. EBR: 2.10 )
EBR' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 20.38
Current: 2.1

0.41
20.38
EV-to-EBIT -51.38
EBR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
55% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 18.39 vs. EBR: -51.38 )
EBR' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -70   Max: 80.5
Current: -51.38

-70
80.5
Current Ratio 1.56
EBR's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 1141 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. EBR: 1.56 )
EBR' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.11   Max: 2.58
Current: 1.56

1.11
2.58
Quick Ratio 1.52
EBR's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
89% of the 1141 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. EBR: 1.52 )
EBR' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 2.5
Current: 1.52

1.1
2.5
Days Inventory 19.76
EBR's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
81% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 29.62 vs. EBR: 19.76 )
EBR' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 135.67
Current: 19.76

0.17
135.67
Days Sales Outstanding 54.41
EBR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
80% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 66.13 vs. EBR: 54.41 )
EBR' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 51.42   Max: 79.23
Current: 54.41

51.42
79.23

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 6.00
EBR's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
100% of the 1021 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.35 vs. EBR: 6.00 )
EBR' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.38   Max: 25.06
Current: 6

1.38
25.06
Dividend growth (3y) -20.70
EBR's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
66% of the 707 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. EBR: -20.70 )
EBR' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 25.7
Current: -20.7

0
25.7
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.62
EBR's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1026 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. EBR: 2.62 )
EBR' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 10.92
Current: 2.62

0.6
10.92
Share Buyback Rate 100.00
EBR's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
97% of the 706 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: -1.40 vs. EBR: 100.00 )
EBR' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 100   Max: -102
Current: 100

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.10
EBR's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
99% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 2.66 vs. EBR: 0.10 )
EBR' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 16.45
Current: 0.1

0.13
16.45
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.10
EBR's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
100% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 19.30 vs. EBR: 0.10 )
EBR' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 0.13
Current: 0.1

0.08
0.13
Price/Median PS Value 0.40
EBR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. EBR: 0.40 )
EBR' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 3.13
Current: 0.4

0.31
3.13
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -2.00
EBR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
51% of the 1165 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Regulated Electric industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. EBR: -2.00 )
EBR' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: -2   Max: 29.8
Current: -2

-2
29.8

Business Description

Industry: Utilities - Regulated » Utilities - Regulated Electric
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Traded in other countries:XELTO.Spain, L3X.Germany, L3XB.Germany, L3XC.Germany, XELTB.Spain, L3XA.Germany, ELET3.Brazil, ELET6.Brazil, ELET5.Brazil,
Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras SA was established on June 11, 1962. The Company, along with its subsidiaries, is engaged in the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity in Brazil. The Company generates revenue from the generation of electricity and its sale to electricity distribution companies and free consumers, the transmission of electricity on behalf of other electricity concessionaires, and the distribution of electricity to end consumers. It operates in three segments namely generation, transmission and distribution.
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