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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 0.54
LUX's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
66% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.76 vs. LUX: 0.54 )
LUX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: -0.33   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.54

-0.33
No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.51
LUX's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
75% of the 1270 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. LUX: 0.51 )
LUX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 0.61
Current: 0.51

0.2
0.61
Interest Coverage 10.34
LUX's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
59% of the 891 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 32.43 vs. LUX: 10.34 )
LUX' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 3.37   Max: 48.72
Current: 10.34

3.37
48.72
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 4.23
M-Score: -2.79
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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 14.96
LUX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 1283 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.07 vs. LUX: 14.96 )
LUX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 11.21   Max: 28.23
Current: 14.96

11.21
28.23
Net-margin (%) 7.82
LUX's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1283 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.39 vs. LUX: 7.82 )
LUX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 5.87   Max: 15.36
Current: 7.82

5.87
15.36
ROE (%) 13.33
LUX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1256 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 9.26 vs. LUX: 13.33 )
LUX' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 11.41   Max: 32.46
Current: 13.33

11.41
32.46
ROA (%) 6.70
LUX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 4.22 vs. LUX: 6.70 )
LUX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 4.11   Max: 9.86
Current: 6.7

4.11
9.86
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 73.43
LUX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 17.09 vs. LUX: 73.43 )
LUX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 33.24   Max: 73.1
Current: 73.43

33.24
73.1
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 6.80
LUX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1114 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. LUX: 6.80 )
LUX' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 1.4   Max: 49.5
Current: 6.8

1.4
49.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 9.90
LUX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 925 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. LUX: 9.90 )
LUX' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -4.2   Max: 33.6
Current: 9.9

-4.2
33.6
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 11.20
LUX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 872 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. LUX: 11.20 )
LUX' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -11.6   Max: 32.6
Current: 11.2

-11.6
32.6
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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

LUX Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 74,784 sh (+160.57%)
Ken Fisher 1,184,556 sh (-10.65%)
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Q1 2014

LUX Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons Sold Out
Ken Fisher 882,753 sh (-25.48%)
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Q2 2014

LUX Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Ken Fisher 889,917 sh (+0.81%)
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Q3 2014

LUX Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 82,397 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 880,764 sh (-1.03%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with LUX

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

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Ken Fisher 2014-03-31 Reduce -25.48%0.04%$50.32 - $58 $ 54.251%882753
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 36.10
LUX's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 25.60 vs. LUX: 36.10 )
LUX' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 13.58   Max: 37.5
Current: 36.1

13.58
37.5
P/B 4.40
LUX's P/B is ranked higher than
57% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.29 vs. LUX: 4.40 )
LUX' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.67   Max: 5.63
Current: 4.4

1.67
5.63
P/S 2.80
LUX's P/S is ranked higher than
51% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.87 vs. LUX: 2.80 )
LUX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.93   Max: 2.87
Current: 2.8

0.93
2.87
PFCF 27.30
LUX's PFCF is ranked higher than
77% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 46.64 vs. LUX: 27.30 )
LUX' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 11.13   Max: 99999999.99
Current: 27.3

11.13
99999999.99
EV-to-EBIT 19.96
LUX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
70% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 17.48 vs. LUX: 19.96 )
LUX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 11.1   Max: 29.9
Current: 19.96

11.1
29.9
PEG 2.94
LUX's PEG is ranked higher than
83% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. LUX: 2.94 )
LUX' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.99   Max: 369.86
Current: 2.94

0.99
369.86
Shiller P/E 42.00
LUX's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
74% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 50.31 vs. LUX: 42.00 )
LUX' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 11.67   Max: 42.95
Current: 42

11.67
42.95
Current Ratio 1.70
LUX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. LUX: 1.70 )
LUX' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 2.53
Current: 1.7

0.53
2.53
Quick Ratio 1.30
LUX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.83 vs. LUX: 1.30 )
LUX' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 2.06
Current: 1.3

0.34
2.06

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 1.30
LUX's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
64% of the 887 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. LUX: 1.30 )
LUX' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.95   Max: 5.06
Current: 1.3

0.95
5.06
Dividend Payout 0.43
LUX's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
76% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.76 vs. LUX: 0.43 )
LUX' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 3.44
Current: 0.43

0.63
3.44
Dividend growth (3y) 22.20
LUX's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
90% of the 665 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. LUX: 22.20 )
LUX' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 28.7
Current: 22.2

0
28.7
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.41
LUX's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
71% of the 907 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.18 vs. LUX: 3.41 )
LUX' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 2.49   Max: 13.29
Current: 3.41

2.49
13.29
Share Buyback Rate -1.10
LUX's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
67% of the 849 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. LUX: -1.10 )
LUX' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 1.3   Max: -1.2
Current: -1.1

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 163.51
LUX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
52% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.36 vs. LUX: 163.51 )
LUX' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 148.44   Max: 148.44
Current: 163.51

Price/DCF (Projected) 1.83
LUX's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.98 vs. LUX: 1.83 )
LUX' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.97   Max: 5.91
Current: 1.83

0.97
5.91
Price/Median PS Value 1.41
LUX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
61% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. LUX: 1.41 )
LUX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.55   Max: 1.67
Current: 1.41

0.55
1.67
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 3.25
LUX's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
85% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. LUX: 3.25 )
LUX' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 1.06   Max: 5.06
Current: 3.25

1.06
5.06
Price/Graham Number 16.29
LUX's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
62% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.54 vs. LUX: 16.29 )
LUX' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 14.79   Max: 14.79
Current: 16.29

Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.00
LUX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1271 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. LUX: 5.00 )
LUX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 3.3   Max: 9
Current: 5

3.3
9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 14.27
LUX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
80% of the 869 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 10.98 vs. LUX: 14.27 )
LUX' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 2.9   Max: 24.1
Current: 14.27

2.9
24.1

Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Apparel Stores
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Traded in other countries:0ND7.UK, LUX.Italy, LUXA.Germany, LUX.Germany, LUXGF.USA,
Luxottica Group SpA was founded in 1961. The Company designs, manufactures and distributes fashion, luxury and sport/performance eyewear. It operates in two industry segments; manufacturing and wholesale distribution; and retail distribution. Through its manufacturing and wholesale distribution segment, it is engaged in the design, manufacture, and wholesale distribution and marketing of house and designer lines of mid to premium priced prescription frames and sunglasses, and with the acquisition of Oakley in November 2007, the Company, through various Oakley subsidiaries, is a designer, manufacturer, and distributor of optics products. It operates its retail segment mainly through its retail brands, which include, among others, LensCrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, ILORI, The Optical Shop of Aspen, OPSM, Laubman & Pank, Budget Eyewear, Bright Eyes, Oakley 'O' Stores and Vaults, David Clulow and its Licensed Brands (Sears Optical and Target Optical). The Company's house brands include Ray-Ban, Oakley, Vogue, Persol, Oliver Peoples, Arnette and REVO, and its licensed designer brands include Bvlgari, Burberry, Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, Donna Karan, Polo Ralph Lauren, Paul Smith, Prada, Salvatore Ferragamo, Stella McCartney, Tiffany, Tory Burch and Versace. Its direct wholesale operations are complemented by an extensive retail network. The Company operates in all the eyewear markets and continues to expand in emerging markets. The prescription frame and sunglasses industry is very competitive and fragmented. Its products are subject to governmental health and safety regulations in the countries where they are sold, including the United States.
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