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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 : 5/10

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Cash to Debt 0.27
NAS:LE's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
68% of the 949 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.72 vs. NAS:LE: 0.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NAS:LE' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: 0.27
Equity to Asset 0.28
NAS:LE's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
80% of the 935 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. NAS:LE: 0.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NAS:LE' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.59 Max: 0.73
Current: 0.28
0.27
0.73
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 1.58
M-Score: -2.88
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 : 3/10

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Operating margin (%) -4.37
NAS:LE's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 948 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 3.24 vs. NAS:LE: -4.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NAS:LE' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.37  Med: 7.06 Max: 8.98
Current: -4.37
-4.37
8.98
Net-margin (%) -4.03
NAS:LE's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 949 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. NAS:LE: -4.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NAS:LE' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.03  Med: 3.95 Max: 5.08
Current: -4.03
-4.03
5.08
ROE (%) -14.05
NAS:LE's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
87% of the 931 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.95 vs. NAS:LE: -14.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NAS:LE' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.05  Med: 12.6 Max: 38.05
Current: -14.05
-14.05
38.05
ROA (%) -4.19
NAS:LE's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 955 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.52 vs. NAS:LE: -4.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NAS:LE' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.19  Med: 7.69 Max: 25.45
Current: -4.19
-4.19
25.45
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -18.07
NAS:LE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
89% of the 951 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 12.26 vs. NAS:LE: -18.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NAS:LE' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.07  Med: 41.79 Max: 84.36
Current: -18.07
-18.07
84.36
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -3.60
NAS:LE's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 793 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. NAS:LE: -3.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:LE' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.6  Med: 8.4 Max: 16.6
Current: -3.6
-3.6
16.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -50.20
NAS:LE's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 665 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. NAS:LE: -50.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:LE' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 22.1
Current: -50.2
0
22.1
» NAS:LE's 10-Y Financials

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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

LE Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 9,287 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 79,000 sh (+690.00%)
Bruce Berkowitz 3,041,727 sh (+63.24%)
Robert Olstein 111,000 sh (+2.78%)
Fairholme Fund 2,415,527 sh (+10123.59%)
Edward Lampert 6,718,592 sh (-0.05%)
Murray Stahl 95,464 sh (-34.80%)
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Q1 2016

LE Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Joel Greenblatt 13,503 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 95,000 sh (+20.25%)
Edward Lampert 6,718,592 sh (unchged)
Fairholme Fund 2,415,527 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Bruce Berkowitz 2,917,327 sh (-4.09%)
Murray Stahl 86,385 sh (-9.51%)
Robert Olstein 85,100 sh (-23.33%)
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Q2 2016

LE Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Steven Cohen 75,000 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 37,618 sh (+178.59%)
Robert Olstein 152,970 sh (+79.75%)
Murray Stahl 94,881 sh (+9.84%)
Chuck Royce 99,000 sh (+4.21%)
Bruce Berkowitz 2,999,427 sh (+2.81%)
Edward Lampert 6,718,592 sh (unchged)
Fairholme Fund 2,415,527 sh (unchged)
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Q3 2016

LE Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Mario Gabelli 15,000 sh (New)
Bruce Berkowitz 3,352,627 sh (+11.78%)
Edward Lampert 6,718,592 sh (unchged)
Fairholme Fund 2,415,527 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Robert Olstein Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Murray Stahl 91,589 sh (-3.47%)
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Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Specialty Retail
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Lands' End Inc is a multi-channel retailer of casual clothing, accessories and footwear, as well as home products. The Company offers products through catalogs, landsend.com, and operates in two segments; Direct and Retail.

Lands' End Inc was incorporated in Delaware in 1986. It is a multi-channel retailer of casual clothing, accessories and footwear, as well as home products. The Company offers its products through catalogs, online at www.landsend.com and affiliated specialty and international websites, and through retail locations, at Lands' End Shops at Sears, stand-alone Lands' End Inlet stores and international shop-in-shops that sell merchandise in various retail department stores. It is a classic American lifestyle brand with a passion for quality, legendary service and real value, and the Company seeks to deliver timeless style for women, men, kids and the home. It has two reportable segments: Direct and Retail. Both segments sell similar products and provide services. Product sales are divided by product categories: Apparel and Non-apparel. The Non-apparel sales include accessories, footwear, and home goods. It also provides services which include embroidery, monogramming, gift wrapping, shipping and other services. The Company sells its product mainly in United States, Europe and Asia market. Its apparel and non-apparel products are produced by independent manufacturers who are selected, monitored and coordinated by the Lands' End Sourcing team based in Dodgeville, Wisconsin and by Sears Holdings' Sourcing office in Asia. Its products are manufactured in approximately 30 - 35 countries and substantially all are imported from Asia and South America depending on the nature of the product mix. Its customer base consists of affluent, college-educated, professional and style-conscious women and men. It acquire customers through a number of different sources: catalog mailings to outside list rentals or list exchanges, paid search and other forms of traditional and digital marketing, email marketing, via www.landsend.com, and through the Shop Your Way Rewards program and its retail stores. The Company communicates with prospective customers via printed catalogs, inbound and outbound phone calls, and via digital communications, including at www.landsend.com, by email, via search engine marketing, through affiliate partnerships, comparison shopping engines and marketplaces, digital catalogs, social media and display marketing. It own and operate three distribution centers in Wisconsin to support its United States Direct and Retail businesses and a portion of its international business. It also own and operate a distribution center in the United Kingdom based in Oakham, a rural community north of London. Order fulfillment and specialty services for its European businesses are performed at this facility. It compete with a diverse group of direct-to-consumer companies and retailers, including national department store chains, men's and women's specialty apparel chains, outdoor specialty stores, apparel catalog businesses, sportswear marketers and online apparel businesses that sell similar lines of merchandise. It compete principally on the basis of m

Ratios

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P/B 1.41
LE's P/B is ranked higher than
54% of the 915 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.58 vs. LE: 1.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
LE' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 2.07 Max: 4.71
Current: 1.41
1.21
4.71
P/S 0.38
LE's P/S is ranked higher than
67% of the 921 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. LE: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
LE' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 0.55 Max: 1.13
Current: 0.38
0.33
1.13
PFCF 15.51
LE's PFCF is ranked higher than
53% of the 392 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 16.34 vs. LE: 15.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
LE' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.71  Med: 8.99 Max: 117.57
Current: 15.51
5.71
117.57
POCF 8.13
LE's POCF is ranked higher than
66% of the 493 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 10.50 vs. LE: 8.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
LE' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.06  Med: 7.78 Max: 49.65
Current: 8.13
5.06
49.65
EV-to-EBIT -14.90
LE's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 729 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 14.74 vs. LE: -14.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
LE' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -251.9  Med: 9.6 Max: 14.5
Current: -14.9
-251.9
14.5
EV-to-EBITDA -21.73
LE's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 770 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 11.35 vs. LE: -21.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
LE' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -63.4  Med: 9 Max: 2229.3
Current: -21.73
-63.4
2229.3
Shiller P/E 7.62
LE's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
87% of the 240 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 22.21 vs. LE: 7.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
LE' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7  Med: 12.63 Max: 27.95
Current: 7.62
7
27.95
Current Ratio 2.28
LE's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 933 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. LE: 2.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LE' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.19  Med: 1.94 Max: 3.35
Current: 2.28
1.19
3.35
Quick Ratio 0.77
LE's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 933 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.84 vs. LE: 0.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LE' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.39 Max: 1.45
Current: 0.77
0.09
1.45
Days Inventory 180.18
LE's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
82% of the 891 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 89.52 vs. LE: 180.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
LE' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 43.21  Med: 102.35 Max: 180.18
Current: 180.18
43.21
180.18
Days Sales Outstanding 10.84
LE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
54% of the 718 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 12.85 vs. LE: 10.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
LE' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.09  Med: 5.61 Max: 10.84
Current: 10.84
3.09
10.84
Days Payable 87.68
LE's Days Payable is ranked higher than
77% of the 653 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 52.13 vs. LE: 87.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
LE' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 34.57  Med: 44.15 Max: 87.68
Current: 87.68
34.57
87.68

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Valuation & Return

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Price/Projected FCF 0.64
LE's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 481 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. LE: 0.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
LE' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 0.95 Max: 1.46
Current: 0.64
0.5
1.46
Price/Median PS Value 0.70
LE's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 751 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. LE: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
LE' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.02 Max: 1.74
Current: 0.7
0.6
1.74
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -6.71
LE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
88% of the 932 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. LE: -6.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
LE' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.85  Med: 9.7 Max: 12.4
Current: -6.71
-6.85
12.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,350
EPS (TTM) $ -1.70
Short Percentage of Float76.17%
52-Week Range $14.03 - 27.60
Shares Outstanding (Mil)32.03

Analyst Estimate

Jan17
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 2.50
EPS w/o NRI ($) 2.50
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Guru and Insider Invests in Lands' End Oct 20 2016 
Bruce Berkowitz Leans Toward Lands’ End Oct 12 2016 
Lands’ End CEO Steps Down Sep 26 2016 
Insiders Are Buying Altisource, Selling Mastercard Aug 12 2016 
Insider Trades: MasterCard, Alphabet Aug 01 2016 
Fairholme Fund Cuts Bank of America, Buys Lands' End Mar 02 2016 
Warren Buffett Doesn’t Buy IBM in Q4, But Similar Investor Eddie Lampert Does Feb 18 2016 
Bruce Berkowitz Buys Citigroup, National Oilwell Varco in 3rd Quarter Nov 19 2015 
Fairholme Fund Sells Stake in American International Group Oct 28 2015 
Activist Hedge Fund Manager Edward Lampert Increases Stake in Lands’ End Sep 28 2015 

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