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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 : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.24
GLAXF's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
80% of the 779 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. GLAXF: 0.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
GLAXF' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.46 Max: N/A
Current: 0.24
Interest Coverage 2.31
GLAXF's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
89% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 101.94 vs. GLAXF: 2.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
GLAXF' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.31  Med: 10.1 Max: 22.2
Current: 2.31
2.31
22.2
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.20
M-Score: -2.85
WACC vs ROIC
8.07%
4.38%
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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history
Operating margin (%) 6.11
GLAXF's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 731 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 8.61 vs. GLAXF: 6.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
GLAXF' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.11  Med: 28.78 Max: 43.15
Current: 6.11
6.11
43.15
Net-margin (%) 0.80
GLAXF's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 732 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 5.89 vs. GLAXF: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
GLAXF' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 19.26 Max: 35.2
Current: 0.8
0.8
35.2
ROE (%) 7.14
GLAXF's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 755 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 6.84 vs. GLAXF: 7.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
GLAXF' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.14  Med: 61.85 Max: 186.1
Current: 7.14
7.14
186.1
ROA (%) 0.38
GLAXF's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 786 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 3.58 vs. GLAXF: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
GLAXF' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.38  Med: 12.68 Max: 20.55
Current: 0.38
0.38
20.55
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 16.26
GLAXF's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 776 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 13.31 vs. GLAXF: 16.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
GLAXF' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.26  Med: 84.72 Max: 124.75
Current: 16.26
16.26
124.75
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 1.00
GLAXF's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 601 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. GLAXF: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GLAXF' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.7  Med: 1.8 Max: 15.3
Current: 1
-2.7
15.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 18.60
GLAXF's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 568 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 9.40 vs. GLAXF: 18.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GLAXF' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.5  Med: 4.1 Max: 18.6
Current: 18.6
-16.5
18.6
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 28.70
GLAXF's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 531 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. GLAXF: 28.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GLAXF' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -33.9  Med: 5.4 Max: 52
Current: 28.7
-33.9
52
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Business Description

Industry: Drug Manufacturers » Drug Manufacturers - Major    NAICS: 325412    SIC: 2834
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Traded in other countries:GSK.Argentina, GS7.Germany, GSK N.Mexico, OXGSK.Switzerland, GSK.UK, GSK.USA,
GlaxoSmithKline PLC creates, discovers, develops, manufactures and markets pharmaceutical products including vaccines, over-the-counter (OTC) medicines and health-related consumer products.

GlaxoSmithKline PLC was incorporated on 6 December 1999 in the United Kingdom. The Company creates, discovers, develops, manufactures and markets pharmaceutical products including vaccines, over-the-counter (OTC) medicines and health-related consumer products. Its principal pharmaceutical products include medicines in the following therapeutic areas: respiratory, anti-viral, central nervous system, cardiovascular and urogenital, metabolic, anti-bacterial, oncology and emesis, dermatology, rare diseases, immuno-inflammation, vaccines and HIV. The Company is a science-led healthcare company that researches and develops products in three areas - pharmaceutical, vaccines and consumer healthcare. Its Pharmaceuticals business develops and makes medicines to treat acute and chronic diseases. Its portfolio is made up of both patent-protected and off patent medicines. Its products include treatment for Infectious Diseases, Cancer, Epilepsy, Heart Disease, Asthma and Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and HIV/AIDS. Its Vaccine business has approximately 900 million doses distributed to 170 countries in 2012. It produces paediatrics and adult vaccines to prevent a range of infectious diseases including: Hepatitis A and B, Diphtheria, Tetanus and Whooping cough, Measles, Mumps and Rubella, Polio, Typhoid, Influenza, Bacterial Meningitis. The consumer healthcare business, markets consumer health products based on scientific innovation. It has products in four main categories: Oral care, Nutritional, Total wellness, and Skin health. Its brands include Sensodyne, Panadol and Horlicks. Its drinks brands are Lucozade and Ribena. The Oral Care brands, alli and Abreva.

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 362.06
GLAXF's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
97% of the 531 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 27.62 vs. GLAXF: 362.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
GLAXF' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.31  Med: 15.18 Max: 5710.99
Current: 362.06
6.31
5710.99
Forward P/E 14.29
GLAXF's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
55% of the 67 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 15.95 vs. GLAXF: 14.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 362.06
GLAXF's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
97% of the 532 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 27.66 vs. GLAXF: 362.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
GLAXF' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.34  Med: 15.14 Max: 6034.52
Current: 362.06
6.34
6034.52
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 16.16
GLAXF's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
74% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 32.46 vs. GLAXF: 16.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
GLAXF' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.64  Med: 15.76 Max: 121.47
Current: 16.16
4.64
121.47
P/B 548.60
GLAXF's P/B is ranked lower than
100% of the 750 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 2.86 vs. GLAXF: 548.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
GLAXF' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.63  Med: 9.36 Max: 592.12
Current: 548.6
5.63
592.12
P/S 2.61
GLAXF's P/S is ranked higher than
50% of the 709 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 2.91 vs. GLAXF: 2.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
GLAXF' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.84  Med: 2.77 Max: 3.98
Current: 2.61
1.84
3.98
PFCF 25.79
GLAXF's PFCF is ranked lower than
59% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 21.43 vs. GLAXF: 25.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
GLAXF' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.73  Med: 16.82 Max: 123.08
Current: 25.79
8.73
123.08
POCF 13.94
GLAXF's POCF is ranked higher than
55% of the 267 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 16.46 vs. GLAXF: 13.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
GLAXF' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.54  Med: 12.57 Max: 25.91
Current: 13.94
6.54
25.91
EV-to-EBIT 51.31
GLAXF's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
85% of the 536 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 20.56 vs. GLAXF: 51.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
GLAXF' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.3  Med: 11 Max: 65.9
Current: 51.31
6.3
65.9
EV-to-EBITDA 27.55
GLAXF's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
73% of the 561 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 17.22 vs. GLAXF: 27.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
GLAXF' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.6  Med: 9.3 Max: 32.2
Current: 27.55
5.6
32.2
PEG 32.92
GLAXF's PEG is ranked lower than
96% of the 281 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 1.91 vs. GLAXF: 32.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
GLAXF' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.62  Med: 1.71 Max: 299.29
Current: 32.92
0.62
299.29
Shiller P/E 15.08
GLAXF's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
88% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 44.99 vs. GLAXF: 15.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
GLAXF' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.81  Med: 14.95 Max: 19.95
Current: 15.08
11.81
19.95
Current Ratio 0.97
GLAXF's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 770 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 2.34 vs. GLAXF: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
GLAXF' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.93  Med: 1.26 Max: 1.78
Current: 0.97
0.93
1.78
Quick Ratio 0.67
GLAXF's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
89% of the 769 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. GLAXF: 0.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
GLAXF' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 0.99 Max: 1.42
Current: 0.67
0.63
1.42
Days Inventory 202.61
GLAXF's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
83% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 114.19 vs. GLAXF: 202.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
GLAXF' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 167.22  Med: 180.41 Max: 225.24
Current: 202.61
167.22
225.24
Days Sales Outstanding 91.96
GLAXF's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
68% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 75.25 vs. GLAXF: 91.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
GLAXF' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 54.62  Med: 59.98 Max: 93.9
Current: 91.96
54.62
93.9

Dividend & Buy Back

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history
Dividend Yield 5.54
GLAXF's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
97% of the 667 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. GLAXF: 5.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
GLAXF' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.17  Med: 5.27 Max: 6.24
Current: 5.54
1.17
6.24
Dividend Payout 14.29
GLAXF's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
87% of the 389 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 0.34 vs. GLAXF: 14.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
GLAXF' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 0.8 Max: 14.29
Current: 14.29
0.46
14.29
Dividend Growth (3y) 6.00
GLAXF's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
66% of the 281 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. GLAXF: 6.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
GLAXF' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 38.3
Current: 6
0
38.3
Forward Dividend Yield 4.91
GLAXF's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
96% of the 609 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. GLAXF: 4.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 12.08
GLAXF's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
91% of the 779 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 2.17 vs. GLAXF: 12.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
GLAXF' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.64  Med: 11.9 Max: 14.1
Current: 12.08
2.64
14.1
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.20
GLAXF's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 429 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: -4.40 vs. GLAXF: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
GLAXF' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.3  Med: 1.1 Max: 4.7
Current: 0.2
-20.3
4.7

Valuation & Return

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history
Price/Projected FCF 2.38
GLAXF's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
54% of the 314 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 2.69 vs. GLAXF: 2.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
GLAXF' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.97  Med: 1.56 Max: 9.11
Current: 2.38
0.97
9.11
Price/Median PS Value 1.03
GLAXF's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
59% of the 641 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. GLAXF: 1.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
GLAXF' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1.05 Max: 2.64
Current: 1.03
0
2.64
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 1.90
GLAXF's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 759 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. GLAXF: 1.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
GLAXF' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.5  Med: 9.1 Max: 16
Current: 1.9
1.5
16
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -1.53
GLAXF's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 344 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Major industry.

( Industry Median: 8.63 vs. GLAXF: -1.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
GLAXF' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.8  Med: 12 Max: 21
Current: -1.53
-4.8
21

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $37,472
EPS (TTM) $ 0.05
Beta1.19
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $18.16 - 22.98
Shares Outstanding (Mil)4,872.40

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 33,681 35,285 35,932 37,898
EPS ($) 1.21 1.27 1.30 1.29
EPS w/o NRI ($) 1.21 1.27 1.30 1.29
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
6.26%
Dividends Per Share ($) 1.08 1.02 1.00 1.03
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