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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
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.09
NYSE:FRO's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
79% of the 822 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.37 vs. NYSE:FRO: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NYSE:FRO' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.08 Max: 0.29
Current: 0.09
0.03
0.29
Equity to Asset 0.48
NYSE:FRO's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
56% of the 802 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. NYSE:FRO: 0.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NYSE:FRO' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.12  Med: 0.21 Max: 0.52
Current: 0.48
-0.12
0.52
Interest Coverage 19.15
NYSE:FRO's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
64% of the 698 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 8.95 vs. NYSE:FRO: 19.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:FRO' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 2.54 Max: 19.15
Current: 19.15
0.08
19.15
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 1.05
M-Score: -2.94
WACC vs ROIC
10.72%
19.49%
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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 59.22
NYSE:FRO's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 815 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.11 vs. NYSE:FRO: 59.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NYSE:FRO' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -53.29  Med: 23.44 Max: 59.22
Current: 59.22
-53.29
59.22
Net-margin (%) 33.30
NYSE:FRO's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 824 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 4.13 vs. NYSE:FRO: 33.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NYSE:FRO' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -67.11  Med: 11.27 Max: 40.56
Current: 33.3
-67.11
40.56
ROE (%) 20.88
NYSE:FRO's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 814 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.66 vs. NYSE:FRO: 20.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NYSE:FRO' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -406.61  Med: 21.69 Max: 121.72
Current: 20.88
-406.61
121.72
ROA (%) 9.46
NYSE:FRO's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 835 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.94 vs. NYSE:FRO: 9.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NYSE:FRO' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.79  Med: 3.48 Max: 17.94
Current: 9.46
-18.79
17.94
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 19.78
NYSE:FRO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 814 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 9.56 vs. NYSE:FRO: 19.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NYSE:FRO' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.1  Med: 8.78 Max: 28.08
Current: 19.78
-16.1
28.08
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -55.50
NYSE:FRO's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 705 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. NYSE:FRO: -55.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:FRO' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -8.8 Max: 40.5
Current: -55.5
0
40.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -78.90
NYSE:FRO's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
99% of the 602 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. NYSE:FRO: -78.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:FRO' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -12.1 Max: 75.4
Current: -78.9
0
75.4
» NYSE:FRO's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-11-24)


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

FRO Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Joel Greenblatt 42,061 sh (+256.09%)
Steven Cohen 1,341,400 sh (+122.20%)
Jim Simons 1,113,900 sh (+41.13%)
Paul Tudor Jones 84,655 sh (+22.54%)
Charles Brandes 53,300 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2015

FRO Guru Trades in Q4 2015

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Paul Tudor Jones 153,518 sh (-98.55%)
Jim Simons 1,756,792 sh (-98.74%)
Charles Brandes 25,000 sh (-99.62%)
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Q1 2016

FRO Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 102,600 sh (+8254.07%)
Jim Simons 302,659 sh (+2053.49%)
Charles Brandes Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q2 2016

FRO Guru Trades in Q2 2016

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Joel Greenblatt 56,757 sh (New)
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Jim Simons 13,109 sh (-95.67%)
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Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Shipping & Ports
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Traded in other countries:FRLN.Germany, FRO.Norway, FROo.Sweden, FRO.UK,
Frontline Ltd is an international shipping company. The Company operates in the tanker market as an international provider of seaborne transportation of crude oil.

Frontline Ltd is an international shipping company incorporated in Bermuda as an exempted company on June 12, 1992. The Company operates in the tanker market as an international provider of seaborne transportation of crude oil. The Company operates oil tankers of two sizes including VLCCs, which are between 200,000 and 320,000 dwt, and Suezmax tankers, which are vessels between 120,000 and 170,000 dwt. The Company operates through subsidiaries and partnerships located in the Bahamas, Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, India, the Philippines, the Isle of Man, Liberia, Norway, the United Kingdom and Singapore. The Company is also involved in the charter, purchase and sale of vessels. The Company's tanker fleet consisted of approximately 24 vessels and comprised of 6 VLCCs and eight Suezmax tankers. The Company's operations are subject to numerous laws and regulations in the form of international conventions and treaties, national, state and local laws and national and international regulations in force in the jurisdictions in which its vessels operate or are registered, which can affect the ownership and operation of its vessels.

Ratios

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history
P/E(ttm) 30.72
FRO's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
80% of the 637 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 15.34 vs. FRO: 30.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
FRO' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.34  Med: 5.86 Max: 41.79
Current: 30.72
1.34
41.79
Forward P/E 6.97
FRO's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
87% of the 141 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 13.91 vs. FRO: 6.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 6.59
FRO's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
85% of the 637 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 15.64 vs. FRO: 6.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
FRO' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 5.98 Max: 47.76
Current: 6.59
1.3
47.76
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 48.10
FRO's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
83% of the 343 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 16.12 vs. FRO: 48.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
FRO' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.86  Med: 6.59 Max: 77.03
Current: 48.1
2.86
77.03
P/B 0.78
FRO's P/B is ranked higher than
65% of the 780 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. FRO: 0.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
FRO' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 2.81 Max: 341.8
Current: 0.78
0.39
341.8
P/S 1.15
FRO's P/S is ranked lower than
54% of the 799 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. FRO: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
FRO' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 1.43 Max: 3.66
Current: 1.15
0.27
3.66
POCF 2.38
FRO's POCF is ranked higher than
85% of the 479 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 7.07 vs. FRO: 2.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
FRO' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.83  Med: 5.87 Max: 19.9
Current: 2.38
1.83
19.9
EV-to-EBIT 7.59
FRO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
82% of the 641 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 13.60 vs. FRO: 7.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
FRO' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -304.1  Med: 7.1 Max: 456.2
Current: 7.59
-304.1
456.2
EV-to-EBITDA 5.86
FRO's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
78% of the 686 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 9.96 vs. FRO: 5.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
FRO' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1054.9  Med: 6.35 Max: 85
Current: 5.86
-1054.9
85
Shiller P/E 0.72
FRO's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
98% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 19.26 vs. FRO: 0.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
FRO' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 1.26 Max: 10.05
Current: 0.72
0.32
10.05
Current Ratio 1.29
FRO's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 791 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. FRO: 1.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
FRO' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 1.39 Max: 4.07
Current: 1.29
0.36
4.07
Quick Ratio 1.29
FRO's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 791 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. FRO: 1.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
FRO' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 1.35 Max: 4.07
Current: 1.29
0.36
4.07
Days Inventory 37.40
FRO's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
77% of the 639 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 11.60 vs. FRO: 37.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
FRO' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.11  Med: 52.23 Max: 89.2
Current: 37.4
22.11
89.2

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 16.99
FRO's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
97% of the 909 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.79 vs. FRO: 16.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
FRO' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.44  Med: 12.59 Max: 40.66
Current: 16.99
0.44
40.66
Dividend Payout 0.63
FRO's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
70% of the 528 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. FRO: 0.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
FRO' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.7 Max: 23.44
Current: 0.63
0.07
23.44
Dividend Growth (3y) -100.00
FRO's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
87% of the 393 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. FRO: -100.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
FRO' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -85.05 Max: 243.1
Current: -100
0
243.1
Forward Dividend Yield 11.25
FRO's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
98% of the 851 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.56 vs. FRO: 11.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 16.88
FRO's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
93% of the 978 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.69 vs. FRO: 16.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
FRO' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.44  Med: 12.59 Max: 40.66
Current: 16.88
0.44
40.66
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -13.00
FRO's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
78% of the 399 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: -2.60 vs. FRO: -13.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
FRO' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.6  Med: -0.25 Max: 0
Current: -13
-18.6
0

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 0.93
FRO's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
60% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. FRO: 0.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
FRO' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 2.43 Max: 322.13
Current: 0.93
0.07
322.13
Price/Median PS Value 0.80
FRO's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
73% of the 720 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. FRO: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
FRO' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.86 Max: 2.26
Current: 0.8
0.14
2.26
Price/Graham Number 0.52
FRO's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
81% of the 508 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. FRO: 0.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
FRO' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.83 Max: 16.51
Current: 0.52
0.06
16.51
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 13.25
FRO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 817 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. FRO: 13.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
FRO' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 12.5 Max: 20.7
Current: 13.25
0.2
20.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 3.28
FRO's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 458 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.09 vs. FRO: 3.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
FRO' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29.3  Med: 3.4 Max: 85.4
Current: 3.28
-29.3
85.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $598.6
EPS (TTM) $ 0.23
Beta1.64
Short Percentage of Float7.92%
52-Week Range $6.80 - 17.05
Shares Outstanding (Mil)156.39

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 530 581
EPS ($) 0.86 1.02
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.86 1.02
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($) 0.81 1.02
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