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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

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.80
LRLCY's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
55% of the 1605 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. LRLCY: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
LRLCY' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.44 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.8
Equity to Asset 0.66
LRLCY's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
71% of the 1555 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. LRLCY: 0.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
LRLCY' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 0.66 Max: 0.73
Current: 0.66
0.63
0.73
Interest Coverage 227.21
LRLCY's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
75% of the 1587 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 19.03 vs. LRLCY: 227.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
LRLCY' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.05  Med: 66.37 Max: N/A
Current: 227.21
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 6.69
M-Score: -2.47
WACC vs ROIC
5.89%
11.47%
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 : 9/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 14.84
LRLCY's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1600 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.46 vs. LRLCY: 14.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
LRLCY' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.16  Med: 15.9 Max: 16.61
Current: 14.84
13.16
16.61
Net-margin (%) 11.42
LRLCY's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1602 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.67 vs. LRLCY: 11.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
LRLCY' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.26  Med: 13.06 Max: 21.79
Current: 11.42
10.26
21.79
ROE (%) 12.67
LRLCY's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1560 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 7.69 vs. LRLCY: 12.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
LRLCY' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.67  Med: 15.03 Max: 22.92
Current: 12.67
12.67
22.92
ROA (%) 8.47
LRLCY's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1633 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.67 vs. LRLCY: 8.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
LRLCY' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.76  Med: 9.71 Max: 15.6
Current: 8.47
7.76
15.6
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 99.57
LRLCY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1623 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 12.97 vs. LRLCY: 99.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
LRLCY' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 95.77  Med: 115.77 Max: 139.85
Current: 99.57
95.77
139.85
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 7.70
LRLCY's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1382 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. LRLCY: 7.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LRLCY' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.9  Med: 5.4 Max: 12.7
Current: 7.7
2.9
12.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 13.00
LRLCY's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1202 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. LRLCY: 13.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LRLCY' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.6  Med: 8.1 Max: 22.3
Current: 13
-4.6
22.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 8.60
LRLCY's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1078 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. LRLCY: 8.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
LRLCY' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.7  Med: 8.6 Max: 25.6
Current: 8.6
-4.7
25.6
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2017-07-28)


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Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Household & Personal Products
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L'Oreal SA is a cosmetic company. It offers makeup, perfume, hair and skin care products. The Company operates in four brands: Professional Products, Consumer Products, Luxury Products and Active Cosmetics.

L'Oreal SA was incorporated in n January 1st, 1963. The Company is a cosmetic company. It offers makeup, perfume, hair and skin care products. The Company operates in four brands: Professional Products, Consumer Products, Luxury Products and Active Cosmetics. The Company's main brands include L'Oreal, Maybelline, Redken, and Lancome. It is also engaged in cosmetology and dermatology research. Its geographical areas of operations include Western Europe, North America and New Markets.

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 30.98
LRLCY's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
74% of the 1681 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 19.84 vs. LRLCY: 30.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
LRLCY' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.47  Med: 23.6 Max: 30.09
Current: 30.98
13.47
30.09
Forward P/E 22.88
LRLCY's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
77% of the 253 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 17.76 vs. LRLCY: 22.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 30.98
LRLCY's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
74% of the 1318 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 19.50 vs. LRLCY: 30.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
LRLCY' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.47  Med: 24.77 Max: 37.83
Current: 30.98
13.47
37.83
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 27.60
LRLCY's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
63% of the 709 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 21.40 vs. LRLCY: 27.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
LRLCY' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.6  Med: 22.8 Max: 31.31
Current: 27.6
13.6
31.31
P/B 4.03
LRLCY's P/B is ranked lower than
81% of the 1912 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.74 vs. LRLCY: 4.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
LRLCY' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.52  Med: 3.38 Max: 4.91
Current: 4.03
2.52
4.91
P/S 3.55
LRLCY's P/S is ranked lower than
84% of the 1888 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. LRLCY: 3.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
LRLCY' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.58  Med: 3.07 Max: 4.65
Current: 3.55
1.58
4.65
PFCF 29.56
LRLCY's PFCF is ranked lower than
71% of the 885 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 18.25 vs. LRLCY: 29.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
LRLCY' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.99  Med: 28.17 Max: 36.67
Current: 29.56
14.99
36.67
POCF 21.31
LRLCY's POCF is ranked lower than
76% of the 1199 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 11.54 vs. LRLCY: 21.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
LRLCY' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.68  Med: 20.1 Max: 27.1
Current: 21.31
10.68
27.1
EV-to-EBIT 19.60
LRLCY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
66% of the 1763 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 15.41 vs. LRLCY: 19.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
LRLCY' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.1  Med: 18.5 Max: 26.9
Current: 19.6
10.1
26.9
EV-to-EBITDA 16.26
LRLCY's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
69% of the 1812 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 11.73 vs. LRLCY: 16.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
LRLCY' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.2  Med: 15 Max: 22.1
Current: 16.26
8.2
22.1
PEG 3.13
LRLCY's PEG is ranked lower than
65% of the 574 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.99 vs. LRLCY: 3.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
LRLCY' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.04  Med: 3.17 Max: 49.57
Current: 3.13
1.04
49.57
Shiller P/E 32.70
LRLCY's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
61% of the 272 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 27.93 vs. LRLCY: 32.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
LRLCY' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.95  Med: 28.67 Max: 38.9
Current: 32.7
16.95
38.9
Current Ratio 1.06
LRLCY's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
75% of the 1524 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. LRLCY: 1.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LRLCY' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.77  Med: 1.11 Max: 2.23
Current: 1.06
0.77
2.23
Quick Ratio 0.77
LRLCY's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
68% of the 1524 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. LRLCY: 0.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LRLCY' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.58  Med: 0.83 Max: 1.8
Current: 0.77
0.58
1.8
Days Inventory 127.06
LRLCY's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
80% of the 1489 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 64.82 vs. LRLCY: 127.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
LRLCY' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 105.3  Med: 113.46 Max: 122.07
Current: 127.06
105.3
122.07
Days Sales Outstanding 58.94
LRLCY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
70% of the 1147 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 40.18 vs. LRLCY: 58.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
LRLCY' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 49.87  Med: 52.92 Max: 59.14
Current: 58.94
49.87
59.14
Days Payable 200.62
LRLCY's Days Payable is ranked higher than
94% of the 1035 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 43.67 vs. LRLCY: 200.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
LRLCY' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 184.08  Med: 190.4 Max: 202.58
Current: 200.62
184.08
202.58

Dividend & Buy Back

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history
Dividend Yield 2.10
LRLCY's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
55% of the 1607 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.78 vs. LRLCY: 2.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
LRLCY' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.02  Med: 1.73 Max: 2.94
Current: 2.1
1.02
2.94
Dividend Payout 0.61
LRLCY's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
73% of the 954 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. LRLCY: 0.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
LRLCY' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.67  Med: 0.79 Max: 1.18
Current: 0.61
0.67
1.18
Dividend Growth (3y) 10.50
LRLCY's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
69% of the 694 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. LRLCY: 10.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
LRLCY' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 11.6 Max: 18.9
Current: 10.5
0
18.9
Forward Dividend Yield 2.12
LRLCY's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
51% of the 1537 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.09 vs. LRLCY: 2.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.75
LRLCY's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
69% of the 2002 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.48 vs. LRLCY: 3.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
LRLCY' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.82  Med: 3.09 Max: 5.25
Current: 3.75
1.82
5.25
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 2.70
LRLCY's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 715 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. LRLCY: 2.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
LRLCY' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.4  Med: 0.9 Max: 3
Current: 2.7
-1.4
3

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 7.75
LRLCY's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
88% of the 1830 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. LRLCY: 7.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
LRLCY' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.05  Med: 7 Max: 30.34
Current: 7.75
4.05
30.34
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 2.84
LRLCY's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
86% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. LRLCY: 2.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Graham Number 3.26
LRLCY's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
84% of the 1455 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. LRLCY: 3.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
LRLCY' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.19  Med: 2.66 Max: 3.54
Current: 3.26
2.19
3.54
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 5.10
LRLCY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 2101 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. LRLCY: 5.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
LRLCY' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.7  Med: 5.4 Max: 9.9
Current: 5.1
3.7
9.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 11.49
LRLCY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 742 Companies
in the Global Household & Personal Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.56 vs. LRLCY: 11.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
LRLCY' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.4  Med: 11.4 Max: 18.1
Current: 11.49
3.4
18.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $28,038
EPS (TTM) $ 1.13
Beta0.61
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $31.08 - 39.51
Shares Outstanding (Mil)2,795.78

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 27,910 29,459 30,675
EPS ($) 1.39 1.50 1.60
EPS w/o NRI ($) 1.39 1.50 1.60
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
7.25%
Dividends Per Share ($) 0.66 0.74 0.85
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