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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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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.20
LPL's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
88% of the 2244 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. LPL: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
LPL' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.54 Max: N/A
Current: 0.2
Equity to Asset 0.54
LPL's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
56% of the 2216 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. LPL: 0.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
LPL' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.51 Max: 0.64
Current: 0.54
0.39
0.64
Interest Coverage 7.16
LPL's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
73% of the 1488 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 23.45 vs. LPL: 7.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
LPL' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.09  Med: 5.05 Max: 12.36
Current: 7.16
2.09
12.36
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 2.68
M-Score: -2.83
WACC vs ROIC
2.39%
3.63%
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
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history
Operating margin (%) 3.37
LPL's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 2229 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 3.44 vs. LPL: 3.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
LPL' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.3  Med: 4.52 Max: 10.67
Current: 3.37
-8.3
10.67
Net-margin (%) 1.87
LPL's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 2230 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.72 vs. LPL: 1.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
LPL' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.52  Med: 3.98 Max: 9.37
Current: 1.87
-6.52
9.37
ROE (%) 4.22
LPL's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 2199 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 5.51 vs. LPL: 4.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
LPL' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.39  Med: 8.23 Max: 18.12
Current: 4.22
-9.39
18.12
ROA (%) 2.25
LPL's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 2253 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.84 vs. LPL: 2.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
LPL' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.01  Med: 4.32 Max: 10.09
Current: 2.25
-5.01
10.09
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 6.70
LPL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 2246 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 9.98 vs. LPL: 6.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
LPL' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.02  Med: 10.28 Max: 19.1
Current: 6.7
-8.02
19.1
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 2.90
LPL's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 2021 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. LPL: 2.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LPL' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.3  Med: 14.80 Max: 48.4
Current: 2.9
2.3
48.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 18.20
LPL's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 1609 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. LPL: 18.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LPL' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.7  Med: 10.45 Max: 29.8
Current: 18.2
-13.7
29.8
» LPL's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-10-22)


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

LPL Guru Trades in Q2 2015

David Dreman 4,022 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 165,000 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 66,400 sh (+117.70%)
Jim Simons 315,450 sh (+87.21%)
Sarah Ketterer 107,400 sh (+17.25%)
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Q3 2015

LPL Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Sarah Ketterer 166,800 sh (+55.31%)
David Dreman 4,022 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham 41,300 sh (-37.80%)
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Q4 2015

LPL Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 149,500 sh (New)
Sarah Ketterer 177,100 sh (+6.18%)
David Dreman 4,022 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 14,000 sh (-66.10%)
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Q1 2016

LPL Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Sarah Ketterer 203,100 sh (+14.68%)
Jeremy Grantham 14,300 sh (+2.14%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
David Dreman Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Consumer Electronics
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LG Display Co Ltd provides thin-film transistor liquid crystal display, or TFT-LCD, technology and other display panel technologies, including OLED technology. It manufactures TFT-LCD panels for use in televisions, notebook computers, and desktop.

LG Display Co Ltd was incorporated in February 1985 under its original name of LG Soft, Ltd. In February 2008, the Company changed its name from LG.Philips LCD Co., Ltd to LG Display Co., Ltd. The Company manufactures TFT-LCD and OLED technology-based display panels in a broad range of sizes and specifications for use in televisions, notebook computers, desktop monitors, tablet computers and mobile devices, including smartphones. It also manufacture TFT-LCD panels for industrial and other applications, including entertainment systems, automotive displays, portable navigation devices and medical diagnostic equipment. The Company operates fabrication facilities located in its Display Clusters in Gumi and Paju, Korea and in Guangzhou, China. It also operates module facilities located in China (Nanjing, Guangzhou and Yantai), Korea (Gumi and Paju) and Poland (Wroclaw). The Company's competitors are Samsung Display and Hydis Technologies in Korea, Japan Display, Sharp and Panasonic LCD in Japan, AU Optronics, Innolux, Chunghwa Picture Tubes and HannStar Display in Taiwan; BOE and China Star Optoelectronics in China.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 21.93
LPL's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
55% of the 1675 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 18.31 vs. LPL: 21.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
LPL' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.44  Med: 14.22 Max: 74.07
Current: 21.93
2.44
74.07
Forward P/E 12.30
LPL's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
72% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 16.05 vs. LPL: 12.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 21.93
LPL's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
55% of the 1607 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 18.35 vs. LPL: 21.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
LPL' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.44  Med: 14.22 Max: 74.07
Current: 21.93
2.44
74.07
P/B 0.93
LPL's P/B is ranked higher than
71% of the 2304 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. LPL: 0.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
LPL' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 1.12 Max: 2.64
Current: 0.93
0.61
2.64
P/S 0.41
LPL's P/S is ranked higher than
78% of the 2300 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. LPL: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
LPL' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.52 Max: 2.31
Current: 0.41
0.26
2.31
POCF 3.90
LPL's POCF is ranked higher than
85% of the 1233 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 9.56 vs. LPL: 3.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
LPL' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.08  Med: 3.03 Max: 18.1
Current: 3.9
1.08
18.1
EV-to-EBIT 16.17
LPL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
56% of the 1713 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 13.37 vs. LPL: 16.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
LPL' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -132  Med: 7.60 Max: 73.9
Current: 16.17
-132
73.9
EV-to-EBITDA 3.53
LPL's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
90% of the 1851 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 9.94 vs. LPL: 3.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
LPL' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.1  Med: 3.30 Max: 11.2
Current: 3.53
1.1
11.2
PEG 3.41
LPL's PEG is ranked lower than
69% of the 745 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.82 vs. LPL: 3.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
LPL' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 1.68 Max: 8.9
Current: 3.41
0.25
8.9
Shiller P/E 19.56
LPL's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
70% of the 335 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 28.15 vs. LPL: 19.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
LPL' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.63  Med: 15.90 Max: 24.96
Current: 19.56
9.63
24.96
Current Ratio 1.53
LPL's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
69% of the 2175 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. LPL: 1.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LPL' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.76  Med: 1.22 Max: 2.39
Current: 1.53
0.76
2.39
Quick Ratio 1.09
LPL's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
70% of the 2175 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. LPL: 1.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LPL' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 0.88 Max: 2.05
Current: 1.09
0.52
2.05
Days Inventory 39.87
LPL's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
79% of the 2171 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 72.87 vs. LPL: 39.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
LPL' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.28  Med: 31.12 Max: 37.74
Current: 39.87
26.28
37.74
Days Sales Outstanding 1.29
LPL's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
99% of the 1882 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 69.35 vs. LPL: 1.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
LPL' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.28  Med: 39.94 Max: 61.94
Current: 1.29
18.28
61.94
Days Payable 21.66
LPL's Days Payable is ranked lower than
85% of the 1840 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 52.84 vs. LPL: 21.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
LPL' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.56  Med: 63.05 Max: 122.96
Current: 21.66
22.56
122.96

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.54
LPL's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
64% of the 1748 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.24 vs. LPL: 1.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
LPL' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.04  Med: 1.66 Max: 4.5
Current: 1.54
1.04
4.5
Dividend Payout 0.36
LPL's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
56% of the 1219 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. LPL: 0.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
LPL' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 0.36 Max: 0.48
Current: 0.36
0.36
0.48
Forward Dividend Yield 1.56
LPL's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
67% of the 1644 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.55 vs. LPL: 1.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.57
LPL's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
65% of the 2109 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.73 vs. LPL: 1.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
LPL' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.04  Med: 1.66 Max: 4.5
Current: 1.57
1.04
4.5

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 0.98
LPL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
70% of the 2264 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. LPL: 0.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
LPL' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.69  Med: 1.21 Max: 2712.65
Current: 0.98
0.69
2712.65
Price/Projected FCF 1.51
LPL's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
61% of the 1414 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. LPL: 1.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
LPL' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 1.14 Max: 2.37
Current: 1.51
0.49
2.37
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 2.01
LPL's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
68% of the 87 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. LPL: 2.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 0.77
LPL's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
83% of the 2257 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. LPL: 0.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
LPL' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 1.10 Max: 4.82
Current: 0.77
0.53
4.82
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 2.04
LPL's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
70% of the 480 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. LPL: 2.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
LPL' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 1.18 Max: 3.08
Current: 2.04
0.31
3.08
Price/Graham Number 0.97
LPL's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
61% of the 1593 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. LPL: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
LPL' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 0.87 Max: 41.46
Current: 0.97
0.43
41.46
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.23
LPL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 2371 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. LPL: 6.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
LPL' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 9.45 Max: 48.1
Current: 6.23
1.4
48.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 9.05
LPL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1171 Companies
in the Global Consumer Electronics industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. LPL: 9.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
LPL' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.5  Med: 7.80 Max: 22.9
Current: 9.05
-5.5
22.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $23,547
EPS (TTM) $ 0.63
Beta0.40
Short Percentage of Float0.14%
52-Week Range $8.20 - 14.00
Shares Outstanding (Mil)715.63

Analyst Estimate


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Dec16
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 1.09
EPS w/o NRI ($) 1.09
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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