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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 : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.12
LNDC's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
74% of the 1494 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. LNDC: 0.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
LNDC' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 1.84 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.12
Equity to Asset 0.62
LNDC's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
66% of the 1460 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. LNDC: 0.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
LNDC' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 0.66 Max: 0.96
Current: 0.62
0.37
0.96
Interest Coverage 9.28
LNDC's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
63% of the 1032 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 17.01 vs. LNDC: 9.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
LNDC' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.8  Med: 17.83 Max: 1574.75
Current: 9.28
9.8
1574.75
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 3.62
M-Score: -2.75
WACC vs ROIC
12.78%
4.46%
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 : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 3.24
LNDC's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 1488 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 4.78 vs. LNDC: 3.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
LNDC' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.9  Med: 4.41 Max: 14.43
Current: 3.24
2.9
14.43
Net-margin (%) 2.33
LNDC's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1492 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.06 vs. LNDC: 2.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
LNDC' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.42  Med: 3.87 Max: 13.87
Current: 2.33
1.42
13.87
ROE (%) 5.87
LNDC's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 1464 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 6.51 vs. LNDC: 5.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
LNDC' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.94  Med: 9.46 Max: 29.89
Current: 5.87
2.94
29.89
ROA (%) 3.69
LNDC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 1523 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.17 vs. LNDC: 3.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
LNDC' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.93  Med: 5.79 Max: 22.42
Current: 3.69
1.93
22.42
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 18.23
LNDC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1510 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 11.56 vs. LNDC: 18.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
LNDC' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.02  Med: 29.70 Max: 95.6
Current: 18.23
13.02
95.6
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 17.50
LNDC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1293 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. LNDC: 17.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LNDC' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.2  Med: 8.40 Max: 144.9
Current: 17.5
-13.2
144.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 2.50
LNDC's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 1096 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. LNDC: 2.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LNDC' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -43.2  Med: 17.20 Max: 58.7
Current: 2.5
-43.2
58.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 0.60
LNDC's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1001 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. LNDC: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LNDC' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -66.2  Med: -3.30 Max: 113.5
Current: 0.6
-66.2
113.5
» LNDC's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q4 2014

LNDC Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Chuck Royce 967,629 sh (+78.32%)
NWQ Managers 1,344,072 sh (+54.99%)
NWQ Managers 1,344,072 sh (+54.99%)
John Rogers 1,781,428 sh (unchged)
John Rogers 1,781,428 sh (-1.55%)
Jim Simons 18,400 sh (-20.35%)
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Q1 2015

LNDC Guru Trades in Q1 2015

NWQ Managers 1,529,680 sh (+13.81%)
Chuck Royce 1,067,488 sh (+10.32%)
John Rogers 1,782,664 sh (+0.07%)
Jim Simons 14,100 sh (-23.37%)
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Q2 2015

LNDC Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Chuck Royce 1,145,190 sh (+7.28%)
NWQ Managers 1,539,220 sh (+0.62%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
John Rogers 1,441,871 sh (-19.12%)
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Q3 2015

LNDC Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 18,000 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 1,711,830 sh (+11.21%)
John Rogers 1,419,836 sh (-1.53%)
Chuck Royce 1,125,761 sh (-1.70%)
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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 24.81
LNDC's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
58% of the 1682 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 21.32 vs. LNDC: 24.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
LNDC' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7  Med: 22.91 Max: 47
Current: 24.81
7
47
Forward P/E 12.64
LNDC's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
70% of the 763 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 16.56 vs. LNDC: 12.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 25.01
LNDC's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
58% of the 1264 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 21.20 vs. LNDC: 25.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
LNDC' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.97  Med: 22.82 Max: 47
Current: 25.01
6.97
47
P/B 1.37
LNDC's P/B is ranked higher than
58% of the 1935 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. LNDC: 1.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
LNDC' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.94  Med: 1.67 Max: 4.29
Current: 1.37
0.94
4.29
P/S 0.59
LNDC's P/S is ranked higher than
63% of the 1935 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.88 vs. LNDC: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
LNDC' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 0.74 Max: 1.88
Current: 0.59
0.46
1.88
POCF 12.80
LNDC's POCF is ranked higher than
53% of the 1475 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 13.93 vs. LNDC: 12.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
LNDC' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.76  Med: 15.51 Max: 121.69
Current: 12.8
7.76
121.69
EV-to-EBIT 16.25
LNDC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
51% of the 1797 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 16.13 vs. LNDC: 16.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
LNDC' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.2  Med: 12.65 Max: 33
Current: 16.25
4.2
33
EV-to-EBITDA 11.92
LNDC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
54% of the 1864 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 12.62 vs. LNDC: 11.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
LNDC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.3  Med: 9.55 Max: 21.9
Current: 11.92
3.3
21.9
PEG 1.04
LNDC's PEG is ranked higher than
73% of the 519 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.35 vs. LNDC: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
LNDC' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.92 Max: 9.5
Current: 1.04
0.15
9.5
Shiller P/E 19.97
LNDC's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
63% of the 330 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 25.73 vs. LNDC: 19.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
LNDC' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.13  Med: 26.98 Max: 213
Current: 19.97
16.13
213
Current Ratio 1.52
LNDC's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 1477 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. LNDC: 1.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LNDC' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.93  Med: 1.89 Max: 34.91
Current: 1.52
0.93
34.91
Quick Ratio 1.06
LNDC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
52% of the 1476 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. LNDC: 1.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LNDC' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.62  Med: 1.37 Max: 34.36
Current: 1.06
0.62
34.36
Days Inventory 20.99
LNDC's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
88% of the 1419 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 65.58 vs. LNDC: 20.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
LNDC' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.91  Med: 19.38 Max: 29
Current: 20.99
11.91
29
Days Sales Outstanding 33.44
LNDC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
58% of the 1084 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 39.44 vs. LNDC: 33.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
LNDC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 24.6  Med: 30.26 Max: 36.73
Current: 33.44
24.6
36.73
Days Payable 28.19
LNDC's Days Payable is ranked lower than
70% of the 1057 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 43.24 vs. LNDC: 28.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
LNDC' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.5  Med: 27.48 Max: 34.61
Current: 28.19
22.5
34.61

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.65
LNDC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
61% of the 1756 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. LNDC: 2.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
LNDC' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.43  Med: 3.78 Max: 124.33
Current: 2.65
1.43
124.33
Price/Projected FCF 1.78
LNDC's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
60% of the 1069 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. LNDC: 1.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
LNDC' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.89  Med: 1.94 Max: 44.56
Current: 1.78
0.89
44.56
Price/Median PS Value 0.79
LNDC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
76% of the 1889 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. LNDC: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
LNDC' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 0.99 Max: 47.69
Current: 0.79
0.3
47.69
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.34
LNDC's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
54% of the 386 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. LNDC: 1.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
LNDC' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.07 Max: 26
Current: 1.34
0.41
26
Price/Graham Number 1.70
LNDC's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
58% of the 1452 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. LNDC: 1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
LNDC' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.92  Med: 1.75 Max: 10.48
Current: 1.7
0.92
10.48
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.12
LNDC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1483 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. LNDC: 6.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
LNDC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3  Med: 7.90 Max: 23.8
Current: 6.12
3
23.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 20.87
LNDC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 692 Companies
in the Global Farm Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.78 vs. LNDC: 20.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
LNDC' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.4  Med: 22.50 Max: 48.7
Current: 20.87
-21.4
48.7

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $549
EPS $ 0.47
Beta1.21
Short Percentage of Float5.98%
52-Week Range $10.38 - 15.16
Shares Outstanding(Mil)27.03

Analyst Estimate

May16 May17
Revenue(Mil) 566 623
EPS($) 0.55 0.93
EPS without NRI($) 0.55 0.93

Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Farm Products
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Traded in other countries:LDE.Germany,
Landec Corporation was incorporated in California on October 31, 1986 and reincorporated as a Delaware corporation on November 6, 2008. The Company and its subsidiaries design, develop, manufacture and market differentiated products in food and biomaterials markets and license technology applications to partners. Its segments consists of the Food Products Technology segment, the Food Export segment and the Hyaluronan-based Biomaterials segment. Its geographical areas include Canada, Taiwan, Indonesia, China, Japan, Belgium and among others. It competes with large food processors, packaging companies, and medical and pharmaceutical companies are intense. The Company has approximately 48 U.S. patents. The Company is subject to extensive and rigorous regulation by the FDA, which regulates some of the products as medical devices and which, in some cases, requires Pre-Market Approval (PMA), and by foreign countries, which regulate some of the products as medical devices or drugs.
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