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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.24
GFI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
62% of the 2647 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.44 vs. GFI: 0.24 )
GFI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.16   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.24

Equity to Asset 0.53
GFI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
74% of the 1535 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. GFI: 0.53 )
GFI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 0.94
Current: 0.53

0.47
0.94
Interest Coverage 2.37
GFI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
55% of the 1457 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. GFI: 2.37 )
GFI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 9999.99
Current: 2.37

0.47
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.20
M-Score: -2.68
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 : 4/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -1.50
GFI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1625 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. GFI: -1.50 )
GFI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -29.6   Max: 50.98
Current: -1.5

-29.6
50.98
Net-margin (%) -15.45
GFI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1625 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -0.93 vs. GFI: -15.45 )
GFI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -13.04   Max: 53.61
Current: -15.45

-13.04
53.61
ROE (%) -14.50
GFI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 2596 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -8.27 vs. GFI: -14.50 )
GFI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -11.7   Max: 30.96
Current: -14.5

-11.7
30.96
ROA (%) -7.81
GFI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 2684 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -5.99 vs. GFI: -7.81 )
GFI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -7.84   Max: 20.85
Current: -7.81

-7.84
20.85
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -1.05
GFI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 2648 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -7.88 vs. GFI: -1.05 )
GFI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -19.83   Max: 47.12
Current: -1.05

-19.83
47.12
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -22.30
GFI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 1248 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -1.90 vs. GFI: -22.30 )
GFI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -36.5   Max: 40.5
Current: -22.3

-36.5
40.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -29.10
GFI's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1708 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -16.00 vs. GFI: -29.10 )
GFI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -34.9   Max: 79.8
Current: -29.1

-34.9
79.8
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -100.00
GFI's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 1549 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -16.30 vs. GFI: -100.00 )
GFI' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -100   Max: 63.9
Current: -100

-100
63.9
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

GFI Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Ray Dalio 706,600 sh (+16.16%)
Chuck Royce 1,668,400 sh (+14.40%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 61,913,260 sh (+0.38%)
John Paulson 6,529,748 sh (unchged)
John Hussman 250,000 sh (unchged)
Arnold Van Den Berg 1,091,411 sh (-0.71%)
Jim Simons 320,000 sh (-47.12%)
Jeremy Grantham 283,414 sh (-78.17%)
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Q3 2014

GFI Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 58,225 sh (New)
Jim Simons 2,169,500 sh (+577.97%)
Chuck Royce 2,333,400 sh (+39.86%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 62,746,482 sh (+1.35%)
John Hussman 250,000 sh (unchged)
John Paulson 6,529,748 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Ray Dalio 701,400 sh (-0.74%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 1,025,959 sh (-6.00%)
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Q4 2014

GFI Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Chuck Royce 4,487,643 sh (+92.32%)
Jim Simons 3,289,900 sh (+51.64%)
Ray Dalio 817,800 sh (+16.60%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 62,756,265 sh (+0.02%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 62,756,265 sh (+0.02%)
John Hussman 250,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Arnold Van Den Berg 949,971 sh (-7.41%)
John Paulson 3,947,191 sh (-39.55%)
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Q1 2015

GFI Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Arnold Van Den Berg Sold Out
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 19.84
GFI's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
82% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 19.84 )
N/A
P/B 0.90
GFI's P/B is ranked higher than
80% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. GFI: 0.90 )
GFI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 3.19
Current: 0.9

0.06
3.19
P/S 1.10
GFI's P/S is ranked higher than
84% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 472.87 vs. GFI: 1.10 )
GFI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.65   Max: 2.76
Current: 1.1

0.65
2.76
PFCF 16.80
GFI's PFCF is ranked higher than
93% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 16.80 )
GFI' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 8.94   Max: 213.58
Current: 16.8

8.94
213.58
POCF 5.90
GFI's POCF is ranked higher than
94% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 5.90 )
GFI' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.57   Max: 30.32
Current: 5.9

2.57
30.32
EV-to-EBIT 51.47
GFI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
88% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 51.47 )
GFI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -300.9   Max: 84.6
Current: 51.47

-300.9
84.6
Shiller P/E 9.90
GFI's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
96% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 9.90 )
GFI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 5.99   Max: 58.11
Current: 9.9

5.99
58.11
Current Ratio 1.53
GFI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 2641 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. GFI: 1.53 )
GFI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 2.82
Current: 1.53

0.5
2.82
Quick Ratio 1.01
GFI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 2640 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. GFI: 1.01 )
GFI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 2.5
Current: 1.01

0.4
2.5
Days Inventory 25.94
GFI's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
97% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 25.94 )
GFI' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 6.65   Max: 76.88
Current: 25.94

6.65
76.88
Days Sales Outstanding 12.49
GFI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
94% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 12.49 )
GFI' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 8.13   Max: 43.36
Current: 12.49

8.13
43.36

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 0.78
GFI's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
72% of the 763 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.11 vs. GFI: 0.78 )
GFI' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 7.72
Current: 0.78

0.33
7.72
Dividend growth (3y) -100.00
GFI's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
71% of the 570 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -12.30 vs. GFI: -100.00 )
GFI' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 155.4
Current: -100

0
155.4
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.80
GFI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
73% of the 778 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.43 vs. GFI: 0.80 )
GFI' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 7.72
Current: 0.8

0.33
7.72
Share Buyback Rate 100.00
GFI's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
99% of the 1988 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -8.10 vs. GFI: 100.00 )
GFI' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 100   Max: -30.3
Current: 100

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 1.10
GFI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
81% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. GFI: 1.10 )
GFI' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.69   Max: 4.04
Current: 1.1

0.69
4.04
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.70
GFI's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
97% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 0.70 )
GFI' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.44   Max: 2.33
Current: 0.7

0.44
2.33
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
GFI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
84% of the 2967 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 1.10 )
GFI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.51   Max: 2.51
Current: 1.1

0.51
2.51
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 1.90
GFI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
84% of the 2619 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -4.70 vs. GFI: 1.90 )
GFI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.2   Max: 27.2
Current: 1.9

1.2
27.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -21.02
GFI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
72% of the 738 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -5.07 vs. GFI: -21.02 )
GFI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -76.7   Max: 111.2
Current: -21.02

-76.7
111.2

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Gold
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Traded in other countries:GFLBC.Belgium, GOLI.Switzerland, EDGE.Germany, EDGA.Germany, EDG.Germany, GFIOF.USA, 0QQ8.UK, GFI.Argentina, GFI.South Africa,
Gold Fields Ltd was incorporated in South Africa in 1968. The Company is engaged in gold mining and related activities including exploration, extraction, processing and smelting. Gold bullion, the Company's product is produced currently in South Africa, Ghana and Australia and sold in South Africa and Internationally. It also produces copper/gold concentrate in Peru, which is sold internationally. The Company has proven and probable gold and copper reserves of approximately 48.6 million ounces of gold and 708 million pounds of copper. The gold production was 2.104 million ounces of gold equivalents in fiscal 2013. The Company competes with Barrick Gold, Newmont Mining, AngloGold and Gold Fields, among others.
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