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Also traded in: Argentina, Belgium, Germany, South Africa, Switzerland, UK, USA

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 0.24
GFI's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
77% of the 1473 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10.50 vs. GFI: 0.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
GFI' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.61 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.24
Equity to Asset 0.46
GFI's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
64% of the 746 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. GFI: 0.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
GFI' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 0.58 Max: 0.94
Current: 0.46
0.46
0.94
Interest Coverage 2.61
GFI's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
87% of the 764 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. GFI: 2.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
GFI' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.13  Med: 5.80 Max: 31.87
Current: 2.61
1.13
31.87
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.40
M-Score: -3.05
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

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 5.42
GFI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 761 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -0.83 vs. GFI: 5.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
GFI' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.81  Med: 18.91 Max: 29.84
Current: 5.42
2.81
29.84
Net-margin (%) -15.37
GFI's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 763 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -2.42 vs. GFI: -15.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
GFI' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.55  Med: 7.54 Max: 15.2
Current: -15.37
-13.55
15.2
ROE (%) -12.72
GFI's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1356 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -11.01 vs. GFI: -12.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
GFI' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.99  Med: 7.15 Max: 15.76
Current: -12.72
-12.99
15.76
ROA (%) -6.35
GFI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1492 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.04 vs. GFI: -6.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
GFI' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.45  Med: 3.88 Max: 9.46
Current: -6.35
-6.45
9.46
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -1.19
GFI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1427 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -12.05 vs. GFI: -1.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
GFI' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.59  Med: 12.45 Max: 23.62
Current: -1.19
-1.59
23.62
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -9.00
GFI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 624 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -3.90 vs. GFI: -9.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GFI' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.7  Med: 8.50 Max: 60.6
Current: -9
-22.7
60.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -18.80
GFI's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1027 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -17.20 vs. GFI: -18.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GFI' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -62.8  Med: 10.40 Max: 200.5
Current: -18.8
-62.8
200.5
» GFI's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-08-20)


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

GFI Guru Trades in Q2 2015

John Hussman 250,000 sh (unchged)
Charles Brandes 38,400 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 4,487,643 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 14,800 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
First Eagle Investment 60,358,960 sh (-0.17%)
Ray Dalio 846,000 sh (-2.66%)
Jim Simons 2,848,100 sh (-5.03%)
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Q3 2015

GFI Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jeremy Grantham 58,700 sh (+296.62%)
Jim Simons 4,120,500 sh (+44.68%)
Ray Dalio 918,400 sh (+8.56%)
Chuck Royce 4,487,643 sh (unchged)
John Hussman 250,000 sh (unchged)
Charles Brandes Sold Out
First Eagle Investment 45,178,810 sh (-25.15%)
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Q4 2015

GFI Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 47,662 sh (New)
Jim Simons 7,170,200 sh (+74.01%)
Jeremy Grantham 58,700 sh (unchged)
John Hussman 250,000 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio 780,400 sh (-15.03%)
Chuck Royce 3,187,643 sh (-28.97%)
First Eagle Investment 2,681,635 sh (-94.06%)
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Q1 2016

GFI Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Louis Moore Bacon 225,000 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 69,580 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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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Gold
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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 Ltd was incorporated in 1968. The Company is engaged in underground and surface gold and copper mining and related activities, including exploration, development, extraction, processing and smelting. It operates in South Africa, Australia, Ghana, and Peru. The Company's gold mining operations are based upon the geographic areas: in South Africa the South Deep mine, in Ghana the Tarkwa and Damang mines, in Australia, St. Ives, Agnew/ Lawlers, Granny Smith and Darlot mines and in Peru, the Cerro Corona mine. The Company competes with Barrick Gold, Newmont Mining, AngloGold and Gold Fields.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 13.59
GFI's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
65% of the 207 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 20.58 vs. GFI: 13.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 1.58
GFI's P/B is ranked higher than
54% of the 1571 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. GFI: 1.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
GFI' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 1.38 Max: 5.51
Current: 1.58
0.09
5.51
P/S 1.79
GFI's P/S is ranked lower than
53% of the 759 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. GFI: 1.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
GFI' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 2.08 Max: 5.16
Current: 1.79
0.8
5.16
PFCF 35.80
GFI's PFCF is ranked lower than
78% of the 274 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 15.56 vs. GFI: 35.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
GFI' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.27  Med: 25.16 Max: 348.93
Current: 35.8
6.27
348.93
POCF 8.22
GFI's POCF is ranked higher than
50% of the 456 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 8.79 vs. GFI: 8.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
GFI' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.05  Med: 6.75 Max: 1783.22
Current: 8.22
3.05
1783.22
EV-to-EBITDA 11.37
GFI's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
54% of the 534 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10.83 vs. GFI: 11.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
GFI' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.7  Med: 7.30 Max: 49.4
Current: 11.37
2.7
49.4
Shiller P/E 32.58
GFI's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
57% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 24.11 vs. GFI: 32.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
GFI' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5  Med: 18.18 Max: 39.7
Current: 32.58
5
39.7
Current Ratio 1.73
GFI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 1432 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.73 vs. GFI: 1.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
GFI' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 1.32 Max: 2.82
Current: 1.73
0.5
2.82
Quick Ratio 1.17
GFI's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
53% of the 1432 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. GFI: 1.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
GFI' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 0.98 Max: 2.5
Current: 1.17
0.4
2.5
Days Inventory 27.11
GFI's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
85% of the 623 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 74.53 vs. GFI: 27.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
GFI' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.45  Med: 30.76 Max: 70.98
Current: 27.11
20.45
70.98
Days Sales Outstanding 11.63
GFI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
73% of the 616 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 33.93 vs. GFI: 11.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
GFI' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.69  Med: 14.40 Max: 43.36
Current: 11.63
9.69
43.36
Days Payable 36.25
GFI's Days Payable is ranked lower than
57% of the 496 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 44.62 vs. GFI: 36.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
GFI' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.35  Med: 32.73 Max: 109.42
Current: 36.25
23.35
109.42

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 0.28
GFI's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
83% of the 609 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. GFI: 0.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
GFI' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 1.25 Max: 5.04
Current: 0.28
0.28
5.04
Dividend Growth (3y) -58.90
GFI's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
69% of the 234 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -20.00 vs. GFI: -58.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
GFI' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -34.00 Max: 161.5
Current: -58.9
0
161.5
Forward Dividend Yield 0.27
GFI's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
81% of the 527 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.81 vs. GFI: 0.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.04
GFI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
99% of the 804 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.48 vs. GFI: 0.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
GFI' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.18 Max: 0.74
Current: 0.04
0.04
0.74
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -2.10
GFI's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 1021 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -11.50 vs. GFI: -2.10 )
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: -2.70 Max: -1.3
Current: -2.1
-30.7
-1.3

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.05
GFI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
51% of the 1521 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. GFI: 2.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
GFI' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 1.89 Max: 5.25
Current: 2.05
0.78
5.25
Price/Projected FCF 1.07
GFI's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
75% of the 351 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. GFI: 1.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
GFI' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 1.03 Max: 1.9
Current: 1.07
0.3
1.9
Price/Median PS Value 0.86
GFI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
78% of the 708 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. GFI: 0.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
GFI' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 1.03 Max: 2.37
Current: 0.86
0.49
2.37
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -0.84
GFI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1697 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -4.30 vs. GFI: -0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
GFI' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.84  Med: 7.85 Max: 17.1
Current: -0.84
-0.84
17.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -0.88
GFI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 282 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -4.63 vs. GFI: -0.88 )
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: -67.9  Med: 6.50 Max: 242.6
Current: -0.88
-67.9
242.6

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,545
EPS (TTM) $ -0.45
Beta-1.27
Short Percentage of Float0.44%
52-Week Range $2.04 - 6.13
Shares Outstanding (Mil)781.39

Analyst Estimate


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Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 0.43 0.95
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.43 0.95
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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