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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.13
LEN.B's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
61% of the 920 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. LEN.B: 0.13 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 0.77
Current: 0.13

0.03
0.77
Equity to Asset 0.38
LEN.B's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
53% of the 629 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. LEN.B: 0.38 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 0.5
Current: 0.38

0.28
0.5
Interest Coverage 25.23
LEN.B's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
54% of the 412 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 34.50 vs. LEN.B: 25.23 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.15   Max: 25.23
Current: 25.23

1.15
25.23
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 2.68
M-Score: -1.13
WACC vs ROIC
7.07%
6.44%
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 11.64
LEN.B's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 923 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 2.96 vs. LEN.B: 11.64 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -25.78   Max: 15.49
Current: 11.64

-25.78
15.49
Net-margin (%) 8.38
LEN.B's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 924 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. LEN.B: 8.38 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -24.24   Max: 16.54
Current: 8.38

-24.24
16.54
ROE (%) 14.68
LEN.B's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 876 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 6.16 vs. LEN.B: 14.68 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -40.76   Max: 29.13
Current: 14.68

-40.76
29.13
ROA (%) 5.46
LEN.B's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 935 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 2.33 vs. LEN.B: 5.46 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -18.05   Max: 12.49
Current: 5.46

-18.05
12.49
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 12.49
LEN.B's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 932 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 6.14 vs. LEN.B: 12.49 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -41.64   Max: 44.2
Current: 12.49

-41.64
44.2
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 29.10
LEN.B's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 726 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. LEN.B: 29.10 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -44.9   Max: 29.1
Current: 29.1

-44.9
29.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 61.90
LEN.B's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 542 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: -0.20 vs. LEN.B: 61.90 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -6.7   Max: 61.9
Current: 61.9

-6.7
61.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 80.60
LEN.B's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 468 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. LEN.B: 80.60 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -7.4   Max: 80.6
Current: 80.6

-7.4
80.6
» LEN.B's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

LEN.B Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Mario Gabelli 1,714,977 sh (+8.30%)
Charles Brandes 192,727 sh (+1.02%)
Jim Simons 57,200 sh (-1.89%)
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Q3 2014

LEN.B Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Mario Gabelli 1,735,892 sh (+1.22%)
Jim Simons 57,900 sh (+1.22%)
Charles Brandes 194,766 sh (+1.06%)
Mario Gabelli 1,656,417 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 1,656,417 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2014

LEN.B Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 67,500 sh (+16.58%)
Mario Gabelli 1,755,202 sh (+1.11%)
Charles Brandes 93,419 sh (-52.04%)
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2015

LEN.B Guru Trades in 2015

Mario Gabelli 1,784,242 sh (+1.65%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 16.20
LEN.B's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 99.10 vs. LEN.B: 16.20 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.38   Max: 68.46
Current: 16.2

4.38
68.46
Forward P/E 10.45
LEN.B's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
94% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. LEN.B: 10.45 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 16.60
LEN.B's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 109.90 vs. LEN.B: 16.60 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 4.38   Max: 71.03
Current: 16.6

4.38
71.03
P/B 1.90
LEN.B's P/B is ranked higher than
56% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. LEN.B: 1.90 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 2.43
Current: 1.9

0.22
2.43
P/S 1.10
LEN.B's P/S is ranked higher than
55% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. LEN.B: 1.10 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 2.3
Current: 1.1

0.13
2.3
EV-to-EBIT 16.88
LEN.B's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
77% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 108.49 vs. LEN.B: 16.88 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -164.8   Max: 82.7
Current: 16.88

-164.8
82.7
Shiller P/E 34.60
LEN.B's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
86% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. LEN.B: 34.60 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 3.2   Max: 53.82
Current: 34.6

3.2
53.82
Current Ratio 8.90
LEN.B's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
97% of the 634 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. LEN.B: 8.90 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.63   Max: 28.04
Current: 8.9

1.63
28.04
Quick Ratio 1.08
LEN.B's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 634 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. LEN.B: 1.08 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 6.16
Current: 1.08

0.16
6.16
Days Inventory 399.24
LEN.B's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
52% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 114.71 vs. LEN.B: 399.24 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 158.26   Max: 537.52
Current: 399.24

158.26
537.52
Days Sales Outstanding 13.58
LEN.B's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
93% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 68.95 vs. LEN.B: 13.58 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 1.31   Max: 29.43
Current: 13.58

1.31
29.43

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 0.40
LEN.B's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
90% of the 573 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 2.33 vs. LEN.B: 0.40 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 14.29
Current: 0.4

0.3
14.29
Dividend Payout 0.05
LEN.B's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
98% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. LEN.B: 0.05 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0   Max: 0.57
Current: 0.05

0
0.57
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.40
LEN.B's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
89% of the 582 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. LEN.B: 0.40 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 14.29
Current: 0.4

0.3
14.29
Share Buyback Rate -5.40
LEN.B's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
54% of the 411 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: -0.90 vs. LEN.B: -5.40 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 1.7   Max: -24.2
Current: -5.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.00
LEN.B's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
59% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. LEN.B: 2.00 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.44   Max: 2.36
Current: 2

0.44
2.36
Price/DCF (Projected) 25.10
LEN.B's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. LEN.B: 25.10 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 26.43
Current: 25.1

0.23
26.43
Price/Median PS Value 1.80
LEN.B's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
53% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. LEN.B: 1.80 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 2.64
Current: 1.8

0.32
2.64
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.80
LEN.B's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. LEN.B: 1.80 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 1.85
Current: 1.8

0.21
1.85
Price/Graham Number 1.10
LEN.B's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
82% of the 1176 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. LEN.B: 1.10 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 1.99
Current: 1.1

0.28
1.99
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.10
LEN.B's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
69% of the 917 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. LEN.B: 6.10 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.2   Max: 21
Current: 6.1

1.2
21
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 14.12
LEN.B's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
80% of the 320 Companies
in the Global Residential Construction industry.

( Industry Median: 5.34 vs. LEN.B: 14.12 )
LEN.B' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -4.7   Max: 33.2
Current: 14.12

-4.7
33.2

Business Description

Industry: Homebuilding & Construction » Residential Construction
Compare:MDC, TOL, DWAHY, DITFY, MTH » details
Traded in other countries:LNN.Germany, LEN.Mexico,
Lennar Corp was founded as a local Miami homebuilder in 1954. The Company provides real estate related financial services, and through its Rialto Investments segment, a commercial real estate investment, investment management and finance company. In addition, it has a multifamily business that is focused on developing multifamily rental properties in select U.S. markets primarily through unconsolidated entities. The Company has three other reportable segments; Lennar Financial Services, Rialto and Lennar Multifamily. Its homebuilding operations include the construction and sale of single-family attached and detached homes, as well as the purchase, development and sale of residential land directly and through unconsolidated entities in which the company has investments. The Company primarily sells single-family attached and detached homes in communities targeted to first-time, move-up and active adult homebuyers. It operates primarily under the Lennar brand name. The Company's homebuilding mission is focused on the profitable development of these residential communities. The Company competes for homebuyers on the basis of a number of interrelated factors including location, price, reputation, amenities, design, quality and financing. The homes, multifamily apartment rentals and residential communities that company build are subject to an extensive variety of local, state and federal statutes, ordinances, rules and regulations relating to, among other things, zoning, construction permits or entitlements, construction material requirements, density requirements, and requirements relating to building design and property elevation, building codes and handling of waste.
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