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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 : 9/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 3.34
FLWS's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
72% of the 1125 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. FLWS: 3.34 )
FLWS' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: No Debt
Current: 3.34

Equity to Asset 0.68
FLWS's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
86% of the 1116 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. FLWS: 0.68 )
FLWS' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.42   Max: 0.77
Current: 0.68

0.42
0.77
Interest Coverage No Debt
FLWS's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
92% of the 734 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 35.22 vs. FLWS: No Debt )
FLWS' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

0.61
9999.99
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 5.32
M-Score: -3.04
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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 3.51
FLWS's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.46 vs. FLWS: 3.51 )
FLWS' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -19.91   Max: 4.06
Current: 3.51

-19.91
4.06
Net-margin (%) 1.68
FLWS's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 3.54 vs. FLWS: 1.68 )
FLWS' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -17.61   Max: 6.77
Current: 1.68

-17.61
6.77
ROE (%) 7.28
FLWS's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1062 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 9.36 vs. FLWS: 7.28 )
FLWS' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -73.56   Max: 27.72
Current: 7.28

-73.56
27.72
ROA (%) 4.93
FLWS's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1078 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 4.38 vs. FLWS: 4.93 )
FLWS' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -34.39   Max: 15.64
Current: 4.93

-34.39
15.64
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 37.01
FLWS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1077 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 20.77 vs. FLWS: 37.01 )
FLWS' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -185   Max: 50.42
Current: 37.01

-185
50.42
Revenue Growth (%) 1.60
FLWS's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 977 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. FLWS: 1.60 )
FLWS' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -10.3   Max: 31.5
Current: 1.6

-10.3
31.5
EBITDA Growth (%) 19.80
FLWS's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 806 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. FLWS: 19.80 )
FLWS' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -22.3   Max: 76.5
Current: 19.8

-22.3
76.5
» FLWS's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

FLWS Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jim Simons 1,064,547 sh (+17.26%)
Mario Gabelli 625,000 sh (-1.19%)
Chuck Royce 513,327 sh (-31.38%)
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Q3 2013

FLWS Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Joel Greenblatt 26,965 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 625,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 995,047 sh (-6.53%)
Chuck Royce 353,327 sh (-31.17%)
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Q4 2013

FLWS Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Mario Gabelli 625,000 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jim Simons 604,947 sh (-39.2%)
Chuck Royce 109,032 sh (-69.14%)
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Q1 2014

FLWS Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 87,000 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 720,000 sh (+15.2%)
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Jim Simons 239,066 sh (-60.48%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with FLWS

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Sold Out $4.62 - $5.73 $ 5.284%0
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 New Buy$5.18 - $7.12 $ 5.28-14%26965
John Burbank 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.0042%$2.89 - $3.84 $ 5.2855%0
John Burbank 2012-09-30 New Buy$3.29 - $4 $ 5.2843%24269
Leon Cooperman 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0173%$2.21 - $3.37 $ 5.2894%0
George Soros 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0006%$2.21 - $3.37 $ 5.2894%0
George Soros 2011-06-30 New Buy$2.29 - $3.72 $ 5.2875%14900
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 34.50
FLWS's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 21.90 vs. FLWS: 34.50 )
FLWS' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 8.83   Max: 300
Current: 34.5

8.83
300
P/B 2.00
FLWS's P/B is ranked higher than
64% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. FLWS: 2.00 )
FLWS' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 5.85
Current: 2

0.38
5.85
P/S 0.50
FLWS's P/S is ranked higher than
74% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.79 vs. FLWS: 0.50 )
FLWS' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 1.38
Current: 0.5

0.1
1.38
PFCF 35.30
FLWS's PFCF is ranked higher than
71% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 38.48 vs. FLWS: 35.30 )
FLWS' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.61   Max: 141.5
Current: 35.3

2.61
141.5
EV-to-EBIT 18.52
FLWS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
66% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 16.35 vs. FLWS: 18.52 )
FLWS' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4.6   Max: 80.5
Current: 18.52

4.6
80.5
Current Ratio 1.27
FLWS's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
60% of the 1119 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. FLWS: 1.27 )
FLWS' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 4.1
Current: 1.27

1.1
4.1
Quick Ratio 0.44
FLWS's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
52% of the 1119 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.87 vs. FLWS: 0.44 )
FLWS' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 3.89
Current: 0.44

0.4
3.89

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 4.30
FLWS's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
57% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.83 vs. FLWS: 4.30 )
FLWS' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.9   Max: 21.87
Current: 4.3

1.9
21.87
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.10
FLWS's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.75 vs. FLWS: 1.10 )
FLWS' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 283.67
Current: 1.1

0.45
283.67
Price/Median PS Value 1.00
FLWS's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
72% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. FLWS: 1.00 )
FLWS' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 4.7
Current: 1

0.37
4.7
Price/Graham Number 2.30
FLWS's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
65% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.18 vs. FLWS: 2.30 )
FLWS' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.95   Max: 30.21
Current: 2.3

0.95
30.21
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.80
FLWS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1024 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 7.30 vs. FLWS: 5.80 )
FLWS' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.2   Max: 21.7
Current: 5.8

1.2
21.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 3.12
FLWS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
66% of the 833 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 8.99 vs. FLWS: 3.12 )
FLWS' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -5.4   Max: 25.8
Current: 3.12

-5.4
25.8

Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Specialty Retail
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