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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 : 9/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
GNI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
86% of the 2500 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.07 vs. GNI: No Debt )
GNI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: No Debt   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.73
GNI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
86% of the 1377 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. GNI: 0.73 )
GNI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.49   Max: 0.89
Current: 0.73

0.49
0.89
Interest Coverage No Debt
GNI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
100% of the 1374 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. GNI: No Debt )
GNI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9999.99   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 10.06
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
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history
Operating margin (%) 78.24
GNI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1471 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. GNI: 78.24 )
GNI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 77.22   Max: 87.38
Current: 78.24

77.22
87.38
Net-margin (%) 78.24
GNI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1471 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -2.32 vs. GNI: 78.24 )
GNI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 77.22   Max: 87.38
Current: 78.24

77.22
87.38
ROE (%) 141.24
GNI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
100% of the 2457 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -8.17 vs. GNI: 141.24 )
GNI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 51.97   Max: 225.68
Current: 141.24

51.97
225.68
ROA (%) 101.94
GNI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
100% of the 2522 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -6.10 vs. GNI: 101.94 )
GNI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 44.64   Max: 120.36
Current: 101.94

44.64
120.36
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 1161.22
GNI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
100% of the 2485 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -7.75 vs. GNI: 1161.22 )
GNI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 97.27   Max: 988.08
Current: 1161.22

97.27
988.08
Revenue Growth (%) -3.20
GNI's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 1089 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. GNI: -3.20 )
GNI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -5.5   Max: 24.2
Current: -3.2

-5.5
24.2
EBITDA Growth (%) -4.90
GNI's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1574 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -12.40 vs. GNI: -4.90 )
GNI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -7.1   Max: 26.4
Current: -4.9

-7.1
26.4
EPS Growth (%) -5.40
GNI's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1433 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -12.80 vs. GNI: -5.40 )
GNI' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -8.2   Max: 27.1
Current: -5.4

-8.2
27.1
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 2.30
GNI's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
99% of the 2726 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GNI: 2.30 )
GNI' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 1.74   Max: 16.8
Current: 2.3

1.74
16.8
P/B 3.10
GNI's P/B is ranked higher than
68% of the 2726 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. GNI: 3.10 )
GNI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 2.33   Max: 22.35
Current: 3.1

2.33
22.35
P/S 1.80
GNI's P/S is ranked higher than
89% of the 2726 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GNI: 1.80 )
GNI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.36   Max: 14.3
Current: 1.8

1.36
14.3
EV-to-EBIT 1.74
GNI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
99% of the 2726 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GNI: 1.74 )
GNI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 16.4
Current: 1.74

1.1
16.4
PEG 0.34
GNI's PEG is ranked higher than
99% of the 2726 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GNI: 0.34 )
GNI' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 74.7
Current: 0.34

0.33
74.7
Shiller P/E 1.90
GNI's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
100% of the 2726 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GNI: 1.90 )
GNI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 1.37   Max: 19.71
Current: 1.9

1.37
19.71
Current Ratio 3.12
GNI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 2502 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. GNI: 3.12 )
GNI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.57   Max: 4.11
Current: 3.12

1.57
4.11
Quick Ratio 3.12
GNI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 2501 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. GNI: 3.12 )
GNI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.57   Max: 4.11
Current: 3.12

1.57
4.11

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 42.40
GNI's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
100% of the 672 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. GNI: 42.40 )
GNI' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 5.99   Max: 58.72
Current: 42.4

5.99
58.72
Dividend Payout 0.97
GNI's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
93% of the 2726 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GNI: 0.97 )
GNI' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 2.34
Current: 0.97

0.57
2.34
Dividend growth (3y) -12.30
GNI's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
77% of the 472 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9.90 vs. GNI: -12.30 )
GNI' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -19.4   Max: 37.4
Current: -12.3

-19.4
37.4
Yield on cost (5-Year) 76.41
GNI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
100% of the 687 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. GNI: 76.41 )
GNI' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 10.79   Max: 105.82
Current: 76.41

10.79
105.82

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 8.60
GNI's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
92% of the 2726 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GNI: 8.60 )
GNI' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 5.11   Max: 3704
Current: 8.6

5.11
3704
Price/Net Current Asset Value 4.50
GNI's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 2726 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GNI: 4.50 )
GNI' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 3.31   Max: 1620.83
Current: 4.5

3.31
1620.83
Price/Tangible Book 3.10
GNI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
72% of the 2726 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. GNI: 3.10 )
GNI' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 2.61   Max: 21.22
Current: 3.1

2.61
21.22
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.60
GNI's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
98% of the 2726 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GNI: 0.60 )
GNI' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 3.5
Current: 0.6

0.45
3.5
Price/Median PS Value 0.20
GNI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 2726 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GNI: 0.20 )
GNI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 1.4
Current: 0.2

0.16
1.4
Price/Graham Number 0.60
GNI's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
98% of the 2726 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. GNI: 0.60 )
GNI' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 3.55
Current: 0.6

0.48
3.55
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 57.50
GNI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
99% of the 2422 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -5.70 vs. GNI: 57.50 )
GNI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 6.1   Max: 90.5
Current: 57.5

6.1
90.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 20.59
GNI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
97% of the 2089 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -12.94 vs. GNI: 20.59 )
GNI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -0.3   Max: 30
Current: 20.59

-0.3
30

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Industrial Metals & Minerals
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Great Northern Iron Ore Properties was incorporated on December 7, 1906 in the State of Minnesota. The Company owns interests in fee, both mineral and non-mineral lands, on the Mesabi Iron Range in northeastern Minnesota. The Company's properties span two counties (St. Louis and Itasca) in northeastern Minnesota, extend from Hoyt Lakes on the east end of the Mesabi Iron Range to Grand Rapids on the west end of the Mesabi Iron Range. Many of these properties are leased to steel and mining companies that mine the mineral lands for taconite iron ore. The Company owns more than approximately 67,000 acres in various fee interests.
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