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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.31
NYSE:GFI's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
77% of the 1515 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1683.91 vs. NYSE:GFI: 0.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
NYSE:GFI' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.42 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.31
Equity-to-Asset 0.49
NYSE:GFI's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
61% of the 696 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. NYSE:GFI: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
NYSE:GFI' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 0.57 Max: 0.94
Current: 0.49
0.46
0.94
Interest Coverage 8.18
NYSE:GFI's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
79% of the 1147 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. NYSE:GFI: 8.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:GFI' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.25  Med: 6.68 Max: 22.49
Current: 8.18
2.25
22.49
Piotroski F-Score: 8
Altman Z-Score: 1.48
Beneish M-Score: -2.81
WACC vs ROIC
2.74%
6.79%
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 : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 19.54
NYSE:GFI's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
83% of the 718 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. NYSE:GFI: 19.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
NYSE:GFI' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.23  Med: 19.44 Max: 33.61
Current: 19.54
-42.23
33.61
Net Margin % 5.91
NYSE:GFI's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
71% of the 721 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. NYSE:GFI: 5.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
NYSE:GFI' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.55  Med: 7.46 Max: 25.19
Current: 5.91
-13.55
25.19
ROE % 5.13
NYSE:GFI's ROE % is ranked higher than
81% of the 1363 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -10.74 vs. NYSE:GFI: 5.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
NYSE:GFI' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.99  Med: 6.19 Max: 15.76
Current: 5.13
-12.99
15.76
ROA % 2.51
NYSE:GFI's ROA % is ranked higher than
81% of the 1534 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.85 vs. NYSE:GFI: 2.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
NYSE:GFI' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.45  Med: 3.37 Max: 9.46
Current: 2.51
-6.45
9.46
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 11.67
NYSE:GFI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
86% of the 1458 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -14.33 vs. NYSE:GFI: 11.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
NYSE:GFI' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.59  Med: 12.22 Max: 18.01
Current: 11.67
-1.59
18.01
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 4.80
NYSE:GFI's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
73% of the 626 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -3.70 vs. NYSE:GFI: 4.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
NYSE:GFI' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3  Med: 7.8 Max: 20.9
Current: 4.8
-3
20.9
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 46.80
NYSE:GFI's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
93% of the 1106 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -18.40 vs. NYSE:GFI: 46.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
NYSE:GFI' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -41  Med: -0.3 Max: 89.9
Current: 46.8
-41
89.9
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» NYSE:GFI's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-05-16 Est.)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Operating Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Operating Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

GFI Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Mario Gabelli 69,580 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 225,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 12,257,500 sh (+70.95%)
First Eagle Investment 2,681,635 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
John Hussman Sold Out
Chuck Royce 3,067,643 sh (-3.76%)
Ray Dalio 661,300 sh (-15.26%)
Jeremy Grantham 37,900 sh (-35.43%)
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Q2 2016

GFI Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 74,641 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 124,100 sh (+227.44%)
Jim Simons 13,403,400 sh (+9.35%)
Louis Moore Bacon 225,000 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment 2,681,635 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 2,897,643 sh (-5.54%)
Ray Dalio 585,400 sh (-11.48%)
Mario Gabelli 59,780 sh (-14.08%)
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Q3 2016

GFI Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Ray Dalio 709,200 sh (+21.15%)
Jim Simons 13,466,500 sh (+0.47%)
Mario Gabelli 59,780 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment 2,681,635 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Chuck Royce 2,222,643 sh (-23.29%)
Paul Tudor Jones 19,260 sh (-74.20%)
Jeremy Grantham 31,400 sh (-74.70%)
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Q4 2016

GFI Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 65,032 sh (+237.65%)
Ray Dalio 911,600 sh (+28.54%)
Jim Simons 16,752,500 sh (+24.40%)
Mario Gabelli 59,780 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment Sold Out
Chuck Royce 2,168,843 sh (-2.42%)
Jeremy Grantham 14,800 sh (-52.87%)
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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Gold    NAICS: 212221 
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Traded in other countries:GFI.Argentina, GFLBC.Belgium, EDGE.Germany, GFI.South Africa, GOLI.Switzerland, 0QQ8.UK, GFIOF.USA,
Gold Fields Ltd is engaged in gold mining and related activities, including exploration, extraction, processing and smelting. Its geographical segments include South Africa, Ghana, Australia and Peru.

Gold Fields is a globally diversified gold miner and producer with eight operating mines in Australia, Ghana, Peru, and South Africa. The majority of group revenue is generated in the Australian mines, largely the St Ives and Granny Smith sites, with Ghana the second-largest contributor of revenue. The company is involved in underground and surface gold and copper mining and related activities, including exploration, development, extraction, processing, and smelting. In Peru, the company also produces copper, and it has other precious metal exploration interests in Africa, Eurasia, Australasia, and the Americas.

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 0.56
GFI's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
99% of the 603 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 19.07 vs. GFI: 0.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
GFI' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 24.72 Max: 117.71
Current: 0.56
0.56
117.71
Forward PE Ratio 6.77
GFI's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 266 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 13.70 vs. GFI: 6.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 0.56
GFI's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
98% of the 499 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 19.81 vs. GFI: 0.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
GFI' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 26.16 Max: 132.11
Current: 0.56
0.56
132.11
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 10.66
GFI's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
63% of the 239 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 16.92 vs. GFI: 10.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
GFI' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.48  Med: 22.1 Max: 71.94
Current: 10.66
7.48
71.94
PB Ratio 0.82
GFI's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 1744 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. GFI: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
GFI' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 1.34 Max: 5.51
Current: 0.82
0.09
5.51
PS Ratio 1.23
GFI's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
60% of the 825 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. GFI: 1.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
GFI' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 2.04 Max: 5.16
Current: 1.23
0.8
5.16
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 17.72
GFI's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
52% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 18.45 vs. GFI: 17.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
GFI' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.23  Med: 23.61 Max: 159.41
Current: 17.72
6.23
159.41
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 4.05
GFI's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
79% of the 523 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 8.46 vs. GFI: 4.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
GFI' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.05  Med: 6.46 Max: 1783.22
Current: 4.05
3.05
1783.22
EV-to-EBIT 6.90
GFI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
81% of the 655 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 18.57 vs. GFI: 6.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
GFI' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -153.4  Med: 12 Max: 59.3
Current: 6.9
-153.4
59.3
EV-to-EBITDA 3.18
GFI's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
90% of the 713 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10.94 vs. GFI: 3.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
GFI' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.7  Med: 6.7 Max: 30
Current: 3.18
2.7
30
PEG Ratio 5.38
GFI's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
72% of the 105 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.16 vs. GFI: 5.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
GFI' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 3.23 Max: 75.49
Current: 5.38
0.31
75.49
Shiller PE Ratio 14.40
GFI's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 187 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 24.59 vs. GFI: 14.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
GFI' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.87  Med: 29.23 Max: 66.81
Current: 14.4
10.87
66.81
Current Ratio 1.22
GFI's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
66% of the 1467 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.21 vs. GFI: 1.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
GFI' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.35 Max: 2.82
Current: 1.22
0.5
2.82
Quick Ratio 1.22
GFI's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
58% of the 1467 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. GFI: 1.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
GFI' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.04 Max: 2.5
Current: 1.22
0.4
2.5
Days Inventory 16.37
GFI's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
90% of the 583 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 75.38 vs. GFI: 16.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
GFI' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.37  Med: 47.88 Max: 70.98
Current: 16.37
16.37
70.98

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 2.20
GFI's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
60% of the 662 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. GFI: 2.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
GFI' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 1.41 Max: 5.04
Current: 2.2
0.27
5.04
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate -9.70
GFI's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
60% of the 232 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -22.20 vs. GFI: -9.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
GFI' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -13.5 Max: 42.3
Current: -9.7
0
42.3
Forward Dividend Yield % 2.27
GFI's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
55% of the 639 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. GFI: 2.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 0.29
GFI's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
54% of the 888 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.25 vs. GFI: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
GFI' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.18 Max: 0.66
Current: 0.29
0.04
0.66
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -1.80
GFI's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 1124 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -13.40 vs. GFI: -1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
GFI' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -30.7  Med: -2.5 Max: -1.3
Current: -1.8
-30.7
-1.3

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 0.91
GFI's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
82% of the 1743 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.17 vs. GFI: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
GFI' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 1.85 Max: 5.25
Current: 0.91
0.78
5.25
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.59
GFI's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
90% of the 484 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. GFI: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
GFI' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 1.58 Max: 3.73
Current: 0.59
0.48
3.73
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.60
GFI's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
83% of the 751 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. GFI: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
GFI' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 1.18 Max: 2.32
Current: 0.6
0.42
2.32
Price-to-Graham-Number 0.15
GFI's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked higher than
76% of the 508 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.39 vs. GFI: 0.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
GFI' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 1.5 Max: 3.8
Current: 0.15
0.15
3.8
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 14.49
GFI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
93% of the 1744 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -2.50 vs. GFI: 14.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
GFI' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.7  Med: 8.1 Max: 17.1
Current: 14.49
1.7
17.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 2.76
GFI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
58% of the 305 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -2.36 vs. GFI: 2.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
GFI' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25.7  Med: 33.5 Max: 144.1
Current: 2.76
-25.7
144.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,600
EPS (TTM) $ 1.12
Beta-1.21
Short Percentage of Float1.23%
52-Week Range $2.60 - 6.60
Shares Outstanding (Mil)820.55

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 0.52 0.56 0.65
EPS without NRI ($) 0.52 0.56 0.65
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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Gold Fields Retracts Offer to Buy Kirkland Lake Gold Nov 21 2016 
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