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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

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Cash to Debt N/A
IAF's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
50% of the 1195 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. IAF: N/A )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
IAF' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: N/A  Med: 9999.00 Max: N/A
Current: N/A
Equity to Asset 1.00
IAF's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
93% of the 1248 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. IAF: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
IAF' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 1  Med: 1.00 Max: 1
Current: 1
Interest Coverage No Debt
IAF's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
68% of the 1119 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. IAF: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
IAF' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9999.99  Med: 10000.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt
F-Score: 3
WACC vs ROIC
7.08%
2.80%
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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Operating margin (%) 64.45
IAF's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1346 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 49.92 vs. IAF: 64.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
IAF' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 64.45  Med: 67.67 Max: 72.23
Current: 64.45
64.45
72.23
Net-margin (%) -65.42
IAF's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
88% of the 1354 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 46.05 vs. IAF: -65.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
IAF' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -65.42  Med: 115.01 Max: 343.85
Current: -65.42
-65.42
343.85
ROE (%) -2.84
IAF's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 1395 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 5.99 vs. IAF: -2.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
IAF' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -2.99  Med: 1.09 Max: 8.73
Current: -2.84
-2.99
8.73
ROA (%) -2.79
IAF's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
82% of the 1414 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. IAF: -2.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
IAF' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -2.99  Med: 1.09 Max: 8.71
Current: -2.79
-2.99
8.71
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Ratios

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P/B 0.81
IAF's P/B is ranked higher than
76% of the 1351 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. IAF: 0.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
IAF' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.73  Med: 0.97 Max: 1.2
Current: 0.81
0.73
1.2
P/S 16.84
IAF's P/S is ranked lower than
75% of the 1225 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 7.38 vs. IAF: 16.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
IAF' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 14.67  Med: 21.00 Max: 26.32
Current: 16.84
14.67
26.32
EV-to-EBIT 26.49
IAF's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
76% of the 967 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 14.13 vs. IAF: 26.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
IAF' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 20.5  Med: 30.60 Max: 39.4
Current: 26.49
20.5
39.4
Days Sales Outstanding 370.93
IAF's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
96% of the 959 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 36.44 vs. IAF: 370.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
IAF' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 2.05  Med: 11.15 Max: 24.74
Current: 370.93
2.05
24.74

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 13.81
IAF's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
95% of the 1471 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. IAF: 13.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
IAF' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 9.05  Med: 11.70 Max: 15.91
Current: 13.81
9.05
15.91
Yield on cost (5-Year) 13.81
IAF's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1476 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. IAF: 13.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
IAF' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 9.05  Med: 11.70 Max: 15.91
Current: 13.81
9.05
15.91

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.80
IAF's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
78% of the 1297 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. IAF: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
IAF' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.96  Med: 1.04 Max: 1.13
Current: 0.8
0.96
1.13
Price/Median PS Value 0.79
IAF's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
78% of the 1086 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. IAF: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
IAF' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.8  Med: 1.04 Max: 1.24
Current: 0.79
0.8
1.24
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 3.85
IAF's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1343 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. IAF: 3.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
IAF' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 2.5  Med: 3.30 Max: 4.9
Current: 3.85
2.5
4.9

Business Description

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Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund Inc is a closed-end investment company. Its investment objective is long-term capital appreciation through investment primarily in equity securities of Australian companies listed on the Australian Stock Exchange Limited.
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