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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 14.06
MELI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
74% of the 988 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. MELI: 14.06 )
MELI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.02   Max: No Debt
Current: 14.06

Equity to Asset 0.59
MELI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
75% of the 965 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. MELI: 0.59 )
MELI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.96   Max: 0.74
Current: 0.59

-0.96
0.74
Interest Coverage 65.17
MELI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
71% of the 645 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.56 vs. MELI: 65.17 )
MELI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.78   Max: 9999.99
Current: 65.17

1.78
9999.99
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 12.25
M-Score: -2.34
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
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 32.49
MELI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 928 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.23 vs. MELI: 32.49 )
MELI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -170.59   Max: 34.7
Current: 32.49

-170.59
34.7
Net-margin (%) 24.86
MELI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 928 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.55 vs. MELI: 24.86 )
MELI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -147.06   Max: 27.1
Current: 24.86

-147.06
27.1
ROE (%) 34.21
MELI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 895 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.54 vs. MELI: 34.21 )
MELI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 10.57   Max: 35.03
Current: 34.21

10.57
35.03
ROA (%) 19.84
MELI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 944 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. MELI: 19.84 )
MELI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -13.28   Max: 21.57
Current: 19.84

-13.28
21.57
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 116.87
MELI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 938 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 38.70 vs. MELI: 116.87 )
MELI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 34.64   Max: 942.06
Current: 116.87

34.64
942.06
Revenue Growth (%) 29.60
MELI's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 810 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. MELI: 29.60 )
MELI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 94.3
Current: 29.6

0
94.3
EBITDA Growth (%) 28.20
MELI's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 674 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. MELI: 28.20 )
MELI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 66.9
Current: 28.2

0
66.9
EPS Growth (%) 27.90
MELI's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 639 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. MELI: 27.90 )
MELI' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 321.7
Current: 27.9

0
321.7
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

MELI Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Frank Sands 2,237,155 sh (+15.62%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q4 2013

MELI Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 122,800 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 30,900 sh (New)
Frank Sands 2,299,060 sh (+2.77%)
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Q1 2014

MELI Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 186,500 sh (+51.87%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Frank Sands 1,390,425 sh (-39.52%)
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Q2 2014

MELI Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 118,540 sh (New)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with MELI

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Frank Sands 2014-03-31 Reduce -39.52%0.26%$89.47 - $107.79 $ 91.58-6%1390425
Frank Sands 2013-09-30 Add 15.62%0.11%$105.67 - $135.45 $ 91.58-24%2237155
Frank Sands 2013-03-31 Add 29.53%0.15%$78.55 - $96.56 $ 91.584%1949985
John Burbank 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.14%$78.55 - $96.56 $ 91.584%0
John Burbank 2012-09-30 Reduce -50%0.12%$65.52 - $88.87 $ 91.5816%44700
John Burbank 2012-06-30 Reduce -69.51%0.67%$65.64 - $98.22 $ 91.5813%89400
Frank Sands 2012-06-30 Add 46.3%0.16%$65.64 - $98.22 $ 91.5813%1418365
George Soros 2011-06-30 Sold Out $74.33 - $92.2 $ 91.588%0
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 30.80
MELI's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 27.20 vs. MELI: 30.80 )
MELI' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 24.33   Max: 404.43
Current: 30.8

24.33
404.43
P/B 11.20
MELI's P/B is ranked lower than
52% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.19 vs. MELI: 11.20 )
MELI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 3.98   Max: 38.07
Current: 11.2

3.98
38.07
P/S 8.18
MELI's P/S is ranked lower than
54% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.68 vs. MELI: 8.18 )
MELI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 3.04   Max: 19.75
Current: 8.18

3.04
19.75
PFCF 187.50
MELI's PFCF is ranked higher than
64% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 35.53 vs. MELI: 187.50 )
MELI' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 10.22   Max: 365.85
Current: 187.5

10.22
365.85
EV-to-EBIT 23.36
MELI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
65% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.95 vs. MELI: 23.36 )
MELI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 11.1   Max: 165
Current: 23.36

11.1
165
PEG 1.00
MELI's PEG is ranked higher than
92% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MELI: 1.00 )
MELI' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 1.7
Current: 1

0.6
1.7
Shiller P/E 52.80
MELI's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
79% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MELI: 52.80 )
MELI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 49.48   Max: 172.64
Current: 52.8

49.48
172.64
Current Ratio 1.49
MELI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
66% of the 983 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. MELI: 1.49 )
MELI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.92   Max: 2.97
Current: 1.49

0.92
2.97
Quick Ratio 1.49
MELI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 983 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. MELI: 1.49 )
MELI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.92   Max: 2.97
Current: 1.49

0.92
2.97

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 0.69
MELI's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
87% of the 668 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. MELI: 0.69 )
MELI' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 0.71
Current: 0.69

0.09
0.71
Dividend Payout 0.20
MELI's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
96% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MELI: 0.20 )
MELI' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 0.36
Current: 0.2

0.13
0.36
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.70
MELI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
86% of the 672 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.57 vs. MELI: 0.70 )
MELI' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 0.71
Current: 0.7

0.09
0.71

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 116.80
MELI's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
84% of the 1096 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MELI: 116.80 )
MELI' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 33.57   Max: 864.5
Current: 116.8

33.57
864.5
Price/Tangible Book 13.60
MELI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
62% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.90 vs. MELI: 13.60 )
MELI' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 14.41   Max: 51.73
Current: 13.6

14.41
51.73
Price/DCF (Projected) 3.20
MELI's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. MELI: 3.20 )
MELI' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 3.19   Max: 9.39
Current: 3.2

3.19
9.39
Price/Median PS Value 0.80
MELI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
92% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. MELI: 0.80 )
MELI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.49   Max: 1.7
Current: 0.8

0.49
1.7
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.20
MELI's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MELI: 1.20 )
MELI' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 1.29   Max: 2.49
Current: 1.2

1.29
2.49
Price/Graham Number 4.30
MELI's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
70% of the 1097 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.73 vs. MELI: 4.30 )
MELI' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 4.54   Max: 26.77
Current: 4.3

4.54
26.77
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 4.30
MELI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
51% of the 873 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. MELI: 4.30 )
MELI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 9
Current: 4.3

0.6
9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 32.36
MELI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
96% of the 730 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.46 vs. MELI: 32.36 )
MELI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 84.5
Current: 32.36

0.7
84.5

Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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Mercadolibre, Inc., operates an online trading site for the Latin American markets. The Company's website allows businesses and individuals to list items and conduct sales and purchases online.
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