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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 : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.23
GFI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
56% of the 2400 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 170.20 vs. GFI: 0.23 )
GFI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: -1.32   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.23

-1.32
No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.57
GFI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
71% of the 1248 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. GFI: 0.57 )
GFI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 0.94
Current: 0.57

0.47
0.94
Interest Coverage 18.01
GFI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
59% of the 1397 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. GFI: 18.01 )
GFI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 9999.99
Current: 18.01

0.47
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.76
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 (%) 22.74
GFI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1267 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.19 vs. GFI: 22.74 )
GFI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -42.23   Max: 52.27
Current: 22.74

-42.23
52.27
Net-margin (%) 11.79
GFI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1267 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.19 vs. GFI: 11.79 )
GFI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -13.04   Max: 53.61
Current: 11.79

-13.04
53.61
ROE (%) 11.06
GFI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 2322 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.21 vs. GFI: 11.06 )
GFI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -13.59   Max: 28.15
Current: 11.06

-13.59
28.15
ROA (%) 6.14
GFI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 2398 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -7.73 vs. GFI: 6.14 )
GFI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -7.65   Max: 21.75
Current: 6.14

-7.65
21.75
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 16.76
GFI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 2327 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -10.19 vs. GFI: 16.76 )
GFI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -26.48   Max: 48.3
Current: 16.76

-26.48
48.3
Revenue Growth (%) 16.90
GFI's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 882 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. GFI: 16.90 )
GFI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -36.6   Max: 40.5
Current: 16.9

-36.6
40.5
EBITDA Growth (%) 16.40
GFI's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1407 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -7.20 vs. GFI: 16.40 )
GFI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -34.8   Max: 80
Current: 16.4

-34.8
80
EPS Growth (%) 55.40
GFI's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 1349 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -6.70 vs. GFI: 55.40 )
GFI' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -34.3   Max: 63.9
Current: 55.4

-34.3
63.9
» GFI's 10-Y Financials

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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

GFI Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Steven Cohen 320,700 sh (+2800.95%)
Ray Dalio 425,600 sh (+361.11%)
Chuck Royce 1,455,800 sh (+18.9%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 55,579,795 sh (+17.81%)
John Paulson 6,529,748 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 86,590 sh (-11.54%)
Jim Simons 4,072,100 sh (-13.19%)
John Hussman 750,000 sh (-25%)
Jeremy Grantham 1,032,114 sh (-41.76%)
John Burbank 333,665 sh (-87.25%)
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Q3 2013

GFI Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Mario Gabelli 93,510 sh (+7.99%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 57,297,028 sh (+3.09%)
John Paulson 6,529,748 sh (unchged)
John Burbank Sold Out
Ray Dalio 372,900 sh (-12.38%)
Jim Simons 2,338,095 sh (-42.58%)
Chuck Royce 571,600 sh (-60.74%)
John Hussman 250,000 sh (-66.67%)
Jeremy Grantham 207,314 sh (-79.91%)
Steven Cohen 25,700 sh (-91.99%)
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Q4 2013

GFI Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 89,175 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 758,314 sh (+265.78%)
Steven Cohen 76,265 sh (+196.75%)
Ray Dalio 734,700 sh (+97.02%)
Jim Simons 3,088,000 sh (+32.07%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 59,595,028 sh (+4.01%)
John Hussman 250,000 sh (unchged)
John Paulson 6,529,748 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 87,310 sh (-6.63%)
Chuck Royce 428,400 sh (-25.05%)
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Q1 2014

GFI Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Arnold Van Den Berg 1,099,240 sh (New)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with GFI

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Arnold Van Den Berg 2014-03-31 New Buy0.34%$3 - $4.36 $ 3.947%1099240
Ray Dalio 2013-12-31 Add 97.02%0.01%$3.02 - $4.88 $ 3.94-4%734700
John Hussman 2013-09-30 Reduce -66.67%0.12%$4.59 - $6.52 $ 3.94-27%250000
John Burbank 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.06%$4.59 - $6.52 $ 3.94-27%0
John Burbank 2013-06-30 Reduce -87.25%0.71%$4.7 - $7.7 $ 3.94-38%333665
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-06-30 Add 17.81%0.14%$4.7 - $7.7 $ 3.94-38%55579795
John Hussman 2013-06-30 Reduce -25%0.07%$4.7 - $7.7 $ 3.94-38%750000
Ray Dalio 2013-06-30 Add 361.11%0.02%$4.7 - $7.7 $ 3.94-38%425600
John Burbank 2013-03-31 Reduce -22.92%0.37%$7.75 - $10.752 $ 3.94-58%2616319
Ray Dalio 2013-03-31 New Buy0.01%$7.75 - $10.752 $ 3.94-58%92300
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 4.80
GFI's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
92% of the 614 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 14.80 vs. GFI: 4.80 )
GFI' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.8   Max: 132.34
Current: 4.8

4.8
132.34
P/B 0.70
GFI's P/B is ranked higher than
83% of the 2296 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. GFI: 0.70 )
GFI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.07   Max: 5.2
Current: 0.7

0.07
5.2
P/S 0.60
GFI's P/S is ranked higher than
81% of the 1295 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. GFI: 0.60 )
GFI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 5.27
Current: 0.6

0.54
5.27
EV-to-EBIT 9.30
GFI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
72% of the 1059 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 11.90 vs. GFI: 9.30 )
GFI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.3   Max: 97.4
Current: 9.3

3.3
97.4
PEG 17.30
GFI's PEG is ranked lower than
59% of the 323 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. GFI: 17.30 )
GFI' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 24.17
Current: 17.3

0.04
24.17
Shiller P/E 6.70
GFI's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
88% of the 538 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 14.47 vs. GFI: 6.70 )
GFI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 6.7   Max: 101.3
Current: 6.7

6.7
101.3

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 2.20
GFI's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
51% of the 546 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.39 vs. GFI: 2.20 )
GFI' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 5.23
Current: 2.2

0.57
5.23
Dividend Payout 0.19
GFI's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
90% of the 324 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. GFI: 0.19 )
GFI' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 15.3
Current: 0.19

0.14
15.3
Dividend growth (3y) 38.60
GFI's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
91% of the 269 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 12.60 vs. GFI: 38.60 )
GFI' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 130.3
Current: 38.6

0
130.3
Yield on cost (5-Year) 5.66
GFI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
81% of the 569 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. GFI: 5.66 )
GFI' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.47   Max: 13.45
Current: 5.66

1.47
13.45
Share Buyback Rate -2.50
GFI's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
91% of the 1871 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -14.10 vs. GFI: -2.50 )
GFI' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 1.7   Max: -30.3
Current: -2.5

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 0.70
GFI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
84% of the 2267 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. GFI: 0.70 )
GFI' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.15   Max: 5.15
Current: 0.7

0.15
5.15
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.70
GFI's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
88% of the 659 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. GFI: 0.70 )
GFI' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 26.38
Current: 0.7

0.17
26.38
Price/Median PS Value 0.40
GFI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
88% of the 1212 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. GFI: 0.40 )
GFI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.42   Max: 3.92
Current: 0.4

0.42
3.92
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 17.10
GFI's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
70% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. GFI: 17.10 )
GFI' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 26.03
Current: 17.1

0.54
26.03
Price/Graham Number 0.40
GFI's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
95% of the 613 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. GFI: 0.40 )
GFI' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 8.7
Current: 0.4

0.27
8.7
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 10.70
GFI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1064 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 9.90 vs. GFI: 10.70 )
GFI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1   Max: 30.4
Current: 10.7

1
30.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 4.94
GFI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1970 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -13.54 vs. GFI: 4.94 )
GFI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -1.3   Max: 658.2
Current: 4.94

-1.3
658.2

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Gold
Compare:EGO, ABX, GG, NMCEF, IAG » details
Traded in other countries:GOLI.Switzerland, EDGA.Germany, EDG.Germany, GFIOF.USA
Gold Fields Ltd is incorporated in South Africa. It is involved in gold mining and related activities including exploration, extraction, processing and smelting. The Company's main product id Gold bullion which is currently produced in South Africa, Ghana and Australia. It also produces copper/gold concentrate in Peru. The Company has 68.4 million ounces of gold and 1,024million pounds of copper.

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this company is doing everything right /SAC needs to sell to pay his fines!!!

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