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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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.44
NYSE:FMX's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
54% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. NYSE:FMX: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NYSE:FMX' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.13  Med: 0.41 Max: N/A
Current: 0.44
Equity to Asset 0.54
NYSE:FMX's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
52% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. NYSE:FMX: 0.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NYSE:FMX' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.53 Max: 0.73
Current: 0.54
0.27
0.73
Interest Coverage 4.22
NYSE:FMX's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
78% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 18.00 vs. NYSE:FMX: 4.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:FMX' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.22  Med: 4.94 Max: 11.82
Current: 4.22
4.22
11.82
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 10.03
WACC vs ROIC
11.38%
8.75%
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
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 10.56
NYSE:FMX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 213 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 9.08 vs. NYSE:FMX: 10.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NYSE:FMX' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.56  Med: 12.81 Max: 13.75
Current: 10.56
10.56
13.75
Net-margin (%) 5.27
NYSE:FMX's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 213 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 6.02 vs. NYSE:FMX: 5.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NYSE:FMX' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.99  Med: 6.18 Max: 23.72
Current: 5.27
3.99
23.72
ROE (%) 8.13
NYSE:FMX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 6.94 vs. NYSE:FMX: 8.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NYSE:FMX' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.13  Med: 12.11 Max: 39.56
Current: 8.13
8.13
39.56
ROA (%) 4.35
NYSE:FMX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 215 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 3.95 vs. NYSE:FMX: 4.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NYSE:FMX' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.8  Med: 4.83 Max: 18.27
Current: 4.35
3.8
18.27
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 43.18
NYSE:FMX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 215 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 15.60 vs. NYSE:FMX: 43.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NYSE:FMX' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 31.72  Med: 41.94 Max: 66.78
Current: 43.18
31.72
66.78
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 5.30
NYSE:FMX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. NYSE:FMX: 5.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:FMX' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -38.7  Med: 11.1 Max: 36.8
Current: 5.3
-38.7
36.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 1.00
NYSE:FMX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 158 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. NYSE:FMX: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:FMX' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -41.3  Med: 9.65 Max: 34
Current: 1
-41.3
34
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -8.70
NYSE:FMX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 144 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: -0.50 vs. NYSE:FMX: -8.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:FMX' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -57.8  Med: 9.25 Max: 205.5
Current: -8.7
-57.8
205.5
» NYSE:FMX's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

FMX Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 111,200 sh (+212.36%)
Ron Baron 300,000 sh (+5.26%)
Mario Gabelli 155,500 sh (-4.31%)
Tom Russo 118,615 sh (-6.63%)
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Q4 2015

FMX Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 142,100 sh (+27.79%)
Tom Russo 121,020 sh (+2.03%)
Ron Baron 300,000 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 153,900 sh (-1.03%)
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Q1 2016

FMX Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Sarah Ketterer 329,200 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 7,900 sh (New)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 33,980 sh (New)
Jim Simons 224,200 sh (+57.78%)
Tom Russo 121,470 sh (+0.37%)
Ron Baron 300,000 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 152,600 sh (-0.84%)
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Q2 2016

FMX Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 479,000 sh (+113.65%)
Ron Baron 325,000 sh (+8.33%)
Jeremy Grantham 8,100 sh (+2.53%)
Tom Russo 123,735 sh (+1.86%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 33,980 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 152,300 sh (-0.20%)
Sarah Ketterer 169,200 sh (-48.60%)
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Business Description

Industry: Beverages - Alcoholic » Beverages - Brewers
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Traded in other countries:FMX.Argentina, FMXB34.Brazil, FOMA.Germany, FEMSA UBD.Mexico, FMXUF.USA,
Fomento Economico Mexicano SAB de CV is a holding company. The Company through its holdings produces and distributes soft drinks, operates small-format store & holds investment in Heineken Group.

Fomento Economico Mexicano SAB de CV was incorporated on May 30, 1936. The Company is a beverage company. It conducts its operations through holding companies such as Coca-Cola FEMSA, which engages in the production, distribution and marketing of soft drinks; FEMSA Comercio, which operates small-format store and CB Equity which holds its investment in Heineken. Coca-Cola FEMSA is the bottler of Coca-Cola trademark beverages. It operates in Mexico, Central America, Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil and Argentina. The Company's segments include residential neighborhoods, commercial and office locations and stores near schools and universities, along with other types of specialized locations. It also competes in beverage categories other than sparkling beverages, such as water, juice-based beverages, teas, sport drinks and value-added dairy products. The Company is subject to federal and state laws and regulations relating to the protection of the environment, in all its territories.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 196.87
FMX's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
95% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 24.97 vs. FMX: 196.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
FMX' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.85  Med: 67.13 Max: 346.44
Current: 196.87
7.85
346.44
Forward P/E 26.11
FMX's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
97% of the 33 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 20.41 vs. FMX: 26.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 41.07
FMX's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
74% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 24.87 vs. FMX: 41.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
FMX' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.35  Med: 22.94 Max: 185.31
Current: 41.07
1.35
185.31
P/B 2.53
FMX's P/B is ranked lower than
57% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.16 vs. FMX: 2.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
FMX' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 2.02 Max: 5.49
Current: 2.53
0.02
5.49
P/S 0.78
FMX's P/S is ranked higher than
77% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. FMX: 0.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
FMX' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 1.25 Max: 2.66
Current: 0.78
0.02
2.66
EV-to-EBIT 96.51
FMX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
93% of the 175 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 17.65 vs. FMX: 96.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
FMX' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 12.35 Max: 111.4
Current: 96.51
1.4
111.4
EV-to-EBITDA 96.51
FMX's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
95% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 13.79 vs. FMX: 96.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
FMX' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 12.35 Max: 111.4
Current: 96.51
1.4
111.4
PEG 11.54
FMX's PEG is ranked lower than
80% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.88 vs. FMX: 11.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
FMX' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 1 Max: 11.54
Current: 11.54
0.02
11.54
Shiller P/E 89.51
FMX's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
88% of the 52 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 30.90 vs. FMX: 89.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
FMX' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 25.62  Med: 63.61 Max: 90.43
Current: 89.51
25.62
90.43
Current Ratio 1.51
FMX's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
58% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. FMX: 1.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
FMX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.83  Med: 1.31 Max: 1.99
Current: 1.51
0.83
1.99
Quick Ratio 1.15
FMX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. FMX: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
FMX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 0.95 Max: 1.58
Current: 1.15
0.53
1.58
Days Inventory 38.78
FMX's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
83% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 94.91 vs. FMX: 38.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
FMX' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 38.78  Med: 41.21 Max: 46.63
Current: 38.78
38.78
46.63
Days Sales Outstanding 21.05
FMX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
70% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 42.20 vs. FMX: 21.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
FMX' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.88  Med: 14.94 Max: 23.46
Current: 21.05
10.88
23.46

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.48
FMX's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
64% of the 254 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. FMX: 1.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
FMX' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 1.1 Max: 1.82
Current: 1.48
0.39
1.82
Dividend Payout 2.46
FMX's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
59% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. FMX: 2.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
FMX' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 2.78 Max: 6.05
Current: 2.46
0.18
6.05
Dividend Growth (3y) 5.80
FMX's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
56% of the 103 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. FMX: 5.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
FMX' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 56.4
Current: 5.8
0
56.4
Forward Dividend Yield 1.48
FMX's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
59% of the 246 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. FMX: 1.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.48
FMX's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
72% of the 297 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.56 vs. FMX: 1.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
FMX' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 1.1 Max: 1.82
Current: 1.48
0.39
1.82

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 4.88
FMX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
72% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.81 vs. FMX: 4.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
FMX' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 3.26 Max: 124.12
Current: 4.88
0.04
124.12
Price/Projected FCF 0.40
FMX's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 101 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. FMX: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
FMX' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1.55 Max: 6.67
Current: 0.4
0
6.67
Price/Median PS Value 0.60
FMX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. FMX: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
FMX' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.61 Max: 2
Current: 0.6
0.02
2
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 3.03
FMX's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
74% of the 38 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.12 vs. FMX: 3.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
FMX' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 1.17 Max: 7.38
Current: 3.03
0.07
7.38
Price/Graham Number 2.98
FMX's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
72% of the 142 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. FMX: 2.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
FMX' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 1.75 Max: 13.71
Current: 2.98
0.08
13.71
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 1.08
FMX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
76% of the 214 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. FMX: 1.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
FMX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.9  Med: 8.1 Max: 69.5
Current: 1.08
0.9
69.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 13.56
FMX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 122 Companies
in the Global Beverages - Brewers industry.

( Industry Median: 3.53 vs. FMX: 13.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
FMX' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -45.3  Med: 9.2 Max: 183.3
Current: 13.56
-45.3
183.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $19,981
EPS (TTM) $ 0.53
Beta0.74
Short Percentage of Float0.02%
52-Week Range $83.01 - 102.72
Shares Outstanding (Mil)1,789.11

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 19,723 22,306
EPS ($) 3.19 3.59
EPS w/o NRI ($) 3.19 3.59
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
12.93%
Dividends Per Share ($) 2.39 2.57
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