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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 0.16
GFI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
60% of the 2486 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.96 vs. GFI: 0.16 )
GFI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.16   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.16

Equity to Asset 0.55
GFI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
75% of the 1419 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. GFI: 0.55 )
GFI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 0.94
Current: 0.55

0.47
0.94
Interest Coverage 1.13
GFI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
54% of the 1357 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. GFI: 1.13 )
GFI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 9999.99
Current: 1.13

0.47
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.24
M-Score: -3.20
WACC vs ROIC
3.43%
1.41%
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
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 15.20
GFI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1491 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. GFI: 15.20 )
GFI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -42.23   Max: 50.98
Current: 15.2

-42.23
50.98
Net-margin (%) 2.73
GFI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1491 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -0.89 vs. GFI: 2.73 )
GFI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -13.04   Max: 53.61
Current: 2.73

-13.04
53.61
ROE (%) 1.03
GFI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 2441 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -7.91 vs. GFI: 1.03 )
GFI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -11.7   Max: 30.96
Current: 1.03

-11.7
30.96
ROA (%) 0.54
GFI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 2512 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -5.88 vs. GFI: 0.54 )
GFI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -7.84   Max: 20.85
Current: 0.54

-7.84
20.85
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 4.12
GFI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 2473 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -7.38 vs. GFI: 4.12 )
GFI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -28.34   Max: 47.12
Current: 4.12

-28.34
47.12
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -12.40
GFI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1096 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. GFI: -12.40 )
GFI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -36.5   Max: 40.5
Current: -12.4

-36.5
40.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -33.30
GFI's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1544 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -14.00 vs. GFI: -33.30 )
GFI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -34.9   Max: 79.8
Current: -33.3

-34.9
79.8
» GFI's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

GFI Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Arnold Van Den Berg 1,099,240 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 1,458,400 sh (+240.43%)
Jeremy Grantham 1,298,514 sh (+71.24%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 61,677,853 sh (+3.49%)
John Hussman 250,000 sh (unchged)
John Paulson 6,529,748 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Mario Gabelli Sold Out
Steven Cohen 64,102 sh (-15.95%)
Ray Dalio 608,300 sh (-17.2%)
Jim Simons 605,100 sh (-80.4%)
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Q2 2014

GFI Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Ray Dalio 706,600 sh (+16.16%)
Chuck Royce 1,668,400 sh (+14.4%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 61,913,260 sh (+0.38%)
John Hussman 250,000 sh (unchged)
John Paulson 6,529,748 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 Paulson 6,529,748 sh (unchged)
John Hussman 250,000 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Ray Dalio 701,400 sh (-0.74%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 1,025,959 sh (-6%)
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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 (+16.6%)
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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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with GFI

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Paulson 2014-12-31 Reduce -39.55%0.04%$3.15 - $4.55 $ 4.6516%3947191
Arnold Van Den Berg 2014-03-31 New Buy0.34%$3 - $4.36 $ 4.6527%1099240
Mario Gabelli 2014-03-31 Sold Out $3 - $4.36 $ 4.6527%0
Ray Dalio 2013-12-31 Add 97.02%0.01%$3.02 - $4.88 $ 4.6513%734700
John Hussman 2013-09-30 Reduce -66.67%0.12%$4.59 - $6.52 $ 4.65-14%250000
John Burbank 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.06%$4.59 - $6.52 $ 4.65-14%0
John Burbank 2013-06-30 Reduce -87.25%0.71%$4.7 - $7.7 $ 4.65-27%333665
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-06-30 Add 17.81%0.14%$4.7 - $7.7 $ 4.65-27%55579795
John Hussman 2013-06-30 Reduce -25%0.07%$4.7 - $7.7 $ 4.65-27%750000
Ray Dalio 2013-06-30 Add 361.11%0.02%$4.7 - $7.7 $ 4.65-27%425600
John Burbank 2013-03-31 Reduce -22.92%0.37%$7.75 - $10.752 $ 4.65-50%2616319
Ray Dalio 2013-03-31 New Buy0.01%$7.75 - $10.752 $ 4.65-50%92300
John Burbank 2012-12-31 New Buy1.6%$9.74 - $11.2 $ 4.65-55%3394316
John Hussman 2012-12-31 Add 66.67%0.16%$9.74 - $11.2 $ 4.65-55%1250000
John Paulson 2012-09-30 Reduce -63.74%1.21%$10.2 - $11.95 $ 4.65-58%6541600
John Hussman 2012-09-30 Reduce -50%0.18%$10.2 - $11.95 $ 4.65-58%750000
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2012-09-30 Add 9.07%0.18%$10.2 - $11.95 $ 4.65-58%46789564
John Hussman 2012-06-30 Add 149900%0.36%$10.21 - $11.96 $ 4.65-58%1500000
John Hussman 2012-03-31 Reduce -99.93%0.37%$11.57 - $14.56 $ 4.65-63%1000
Mario Gabelli 2012-03-31 Add 209.4%0.01%$11.57 - $14.56 $ 4.65-63%80600
George Soros 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.02%$12.64 - $15.75 $ 4.65-66%0
Mario Gabelli 2011-12-31 Add 71.38%$12.64 - $15.75 $ 4.65-66%26050
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 22.88
GFI's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
92% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 22.88 )
N/A
P/B 0.96
GFI's P/B is ranked higher than
85% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.39 vs. GFI: 0.96 )
GFI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 3.32
Current: 0.96

0.43
3.32
P/S 1.18
GFI's P/S is ranked higher than
91% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 1.18 )
GFI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.69   Max: 3.15
Current: 1.18

0.69
3.15
POCF 9.92
GFI's POCF is ranked higher than
91% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 9.92 )
GFI' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.23   Max: 27.28
Current: 9.92

2.23
27.28
EV-to-EBIT 64.16
GFI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
89% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 64.16 )
GFI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -26.7   Max: 516.9
Current: 64.16

-26.7
516.9
Shiller P/E 8.10
GFI's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
98% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 8.10 )
GFI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 4.72   Max: 79.02
Current: 8.1

4.72
79.02
Current Ratio 1.71
GFI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 2489 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. GFI: 1.71 )
GFI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 2.82
Current: 1.71

0.5
2.82
Quick Ratio 1.07
GFI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 2487 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. GFI: 1.07 )
GFI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 2.5
Current: 1.07

0.4
2.5
Days Inventory 118.26
GFI's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
87% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 118.26 )
GFI' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 6.65   Max: 80.71
Current: 118.26

6.65
80.71
Days Sales Outstanding 16.03
GFI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
94% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 16.03 )
GFI' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 8.13   Max: 43.36
Current: 16.03

8.13
43.36

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 0.76
GFI's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
73% of the 696 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. GFI: 0.76 )
GFI' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 14.28
Current: 0.76

0.35
14.28
Dividend growth (3y) -20.30
GFI's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
78% of the 487 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 8.70 vs. GFI: -20.30 )
GFI' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 155.4
Current: -20.3

0
155.4
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.92
GFI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
69% of the 712 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. GFI: 3.92 )
GFI' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.71   Max: 69.93
Current: 3.92

1.71
69.93
Share Buyback Rate -1.30
GFI's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
92% of the 1929 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -9.50 vs. GFI: -1.30 )
GFI' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 1.7   Max: -30.3
Current: -1.3

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 1.08
GFI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
84% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. GFI: 1.08 )
GFI' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.69   Max: 4.04
Current: 1.08

0.69
4.04
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.82
GFI's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
96% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 0.82 )
GFI' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 3.33
Current: 0.82

0.5
3.33
Price/Median PS Value 0.80
GFI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
91% of the 2748 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. GFI: 0.80 )
GFI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.49   Max: 2.37
Current: 0.8

0.49
2.37
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 1.60
GFI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
88% of the 2471 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -5.10 vs. GFI: 1.60 )
GFI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 26.1
Current: 1.6

0.2
26.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -13.33
GFI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
75% of the 719 Companies
in the Global Gold industry.

( Industry Median: -1.28 vs. GFI: -13.33 )
GFI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -45.1   Max: 85.8
Current: -13.33

-45.1
85.8

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.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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