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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 0.08
MKC.V's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
85% of the 1575 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.68 vs. MKC.V: 0.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
MKC.V' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.05 Max: 0.12
Current: 0.08
0.01
0.12
Equity to Asset 0.39
MKC.V's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
69% of the 1527 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. MKC.V: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
MKC.V' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.37 Max: 0.46
Current: 0.39
0.22
0.46
Interest Coverage 10.75
MKC.V's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
52% of the 1191 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 11.90 vs. MKC.V: 10.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
MKC.V' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.02  Med: 10.31 Max: 12.13
Current: 10.75
5.02
12.13
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 4.59
M-Score: -2.66
WACC vs ROIC
5.93%
14.16%
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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 13.53
MKC.V's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1558 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.03 vs. MKC.V: 13.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
MKC.V' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.92  Med: 13.78 Max: 15.28
Current: 13.53
9.92
15.28
Net-margin (%) 9.84
MKC.V's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1562 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.15 vs. MKC.V: 9.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
MKC.V' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.44  Med: 9.40 Max: 11.09
Current: 9.84
7.44
11.09
ROE (%) 24.90
MKC.V's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1523 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 6.86 vs. MKC.V: 24.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
MKC.V' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.45  Med: 23.71 Max: 26.55
Current: 24.9
21.45
26.55
ROA (%) 9.66
MKC.V's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1589 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. MKC.V: 9.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
MKC.V' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.35  Med: 9.04 Max: 10.88
Current: 9.66
8.35
10.88
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 53.35
MKC.V's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1578 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 11.70 vs. MKC.V: 53.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
MKC.V' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 44.32  Med: 56.15 Max: 71.24
Current: 53.35
44.32
71.24
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 3.60
MKC.V's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 1358 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. MKC.V: 3.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MKC.V' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 6.20 Max: 9.8
Current: 3.6
1.4
9.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -0.10
MKC.V's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. MKC.V: -0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MKC.V' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.1  Med: 7.90 Max: 20
Current: -0.1
-0.1
20
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -0.60
MKC.V's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1033 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. MKC.V: -0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MKC.V' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.6  Med: 12.20 Max: 38.4
Current: -0.6
-0.6
38.4
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-01)


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Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Packaged Foods
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McCormick & Company Inc manufactures, markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry retail outlets, food manufacturers and food service businesses.

McCormick & Company Inc was formed in 1915 under Maryland law as the successor to a business established in 1889. The Company manufactures markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry - retail outlets, food manufacturers and foodservice businesses. Its sales, distribution and production facilities are located in North America and Europe. Additional facilities are based in Mexico, Central America, Australia, China, Singapore, Thailand and South Africa. It operates in two business segments, consumer and industrial. The consumer segment sells to retail outlets, including grocery, mass merchandise, warehouse clubs, discount and drug stores under the McCormick brand and a variety of brands, including Lawry's, Zatarain's, Simply Asia, Thai Kitchen, Ducros, Vahiné, Schwartz, Club House, Kamis, Kohinoor and DaQiao. The industrial segment sells to food manufacturers and the food service industry both directly and indirectly through distributors. Raw materials used in the business are pepper, dairy products, rice, capsicums (red peppers and paprika), onion, garlic and wheat flour. Its products are sold directly to customers and also through brokers, wholesalers, and distributors. Customers for the industrial segment include food manufacturers and the food service industry supplied both directly and indirectly through distributors. The Company is subject to numerous food safety and other laws and regulations relating to the sourcing, manufacture, storage, marketing, advertising, and distribution of food products, including laws and regulations relating to financial reporting requirements, the environment, relations with distributors and retailers, employment, health and safety and trade practices.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 29.63
MKC.V's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
69% of the 1231 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.59 vs. MKC.V: 29.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
MKC.V' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.52  Med: 21.19 Max: 30.51
Current: 29.63
14.52
30.51
Forward P/E 23.20
MKC.V's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
78% of the 161 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 18.05 vs. MKC.V: 23.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 32.27
MKC.V's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
73% of the 1218 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.46 vs. MKC.V: 32.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
MKC.V' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.76  Med: 21.68 Max: 33.18
Current: 32.27
14.76
33.18
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 28.66
MKC.V's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
60% of the 604 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 22.95 vs. MKC.V: 28.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
MKC.V' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.17  Med: 20.84 Max: 30.75
Current: 28.66
12.17
30.75
P/B 7.26
MKC.V's P/B is ranked lower than
92% of the 1513 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. MKC.V: 7.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
MKC.V' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.06  Med: 4.68 Max: 7.46
Current: 7.26
3.06
7.46
P/S 2.92
MKC.V's P/S is ranked lower than
81% of the 1543 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. MKC.V: 2.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
MKC.V' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 1.85 Max: 3
Current: 2.92
1.2
3
PFCF 28.89
MKC.V's PFCF is ranked lower than
66% of the 576 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.71 vs. MKC.V: 28.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
MKC.V' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.42  Med: 23.39 Max: 39.02
Current: 28.89
13.42
39.02
POCF 22.06
MKC.V's POCF is ranked lower than
76% of the 844 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 11.73 vs. MKC.V: 22.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
MKC.V' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.6  Med: 17.68 Max: 23.67
Current: 22.06
10.6
23.67
EV-to-EBIT 23.48
MKC.V's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
70% of the 1262 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 15.42 vs. MKC.V: 23.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
MKC.V' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.9  Med: 16.30 Max: 24.3
Current: 23.48
11.9
24.3
EV-to-EBITDA 19.84
MKC.V's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
74% of the 1314 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 11.72 vs. MKC.V: 19.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
MKC.V' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.9  Med: 13.50 Max: 20.5
Current: 19.84
9.9
20.5
PEG 11.96
MKC.V's PEG is ranked lower than
89% of the 538 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.28 vs. MKC.V: 11.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
MKC.V' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.44  Med: 2.80 Max: 15.65
Current: 11.96
1.44
15.65
Shiller P/E 35.36
MKC.V's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
63% of the 248 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 27.18 vs. MKC.V: 35.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
MKC.V' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.44  Med: 27.07 Max: 36.29
Current: 35.36
18.44
36.29
Current Ratio 1.20
MKC.V's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
68% of the 1407 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. MKC.V: 1.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
MKC.V' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.55  Med: 1.07 Max: 1.82
Current: 1.2
0.55
1.82
Quick Ratio 0.55
MKC.V's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 1405 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. MKC.V: 0.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
MKC.V' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.54 Max: 0.88
Current: 0.55
0.26
0.88
Days Inventory 102.15
MKC.V's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
71% of the 1457 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 65.54 vs. MKC.V: 102.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
MKC.V' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 84  Med: 90.25 Max: 101.6
Current: 102.15
84
101.6
Days Sales Outstanding 31.39
MKC.V's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
61% of the 1145 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 39.53 vs. MKC.V: 31.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
MKC.V' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 38.67  Med: 42.41 Max: 57.14
Current: 31.39
38.67
57.14
Days Payable 47.94
MKC.V's Days Payable is ranked higher than
54% of the 1070 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 44.01 vs. MKC.V: 47.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
MKC.V' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 51.13  Med: 57.38 Max: 61.52
Current: 47.94
51.13
61.52

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.70
MKC.V's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
58% of the 1499 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. MKC.V: 1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
MKC.V' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.62  Med: 2.07 Max: 3.12
Current: 1.7
1.62
3.12
Dividend Payout 0.54
MKC.V's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
67% of the 911 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. MKC.V: 0.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
MKC.V' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 0.48 Max: 2.13
Current: 0.54
0.2
2.13
Dividend Growth (3y) 8.90
MKC.V's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
65% of the 700 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. MKC.V: 8.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
MKC.V' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.6  Med: 9.10 Max: 16.1
Current: 8.9
6.6
16.1
Forward Dividend Yield 1.76
MKC.V's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
58% of the 1398 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.09 vs. MKC.V: 1.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.64
MKC.V's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
52% of the 1819 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.46 vs. MKC.V: 2.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
MKC.V' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.52  Med: 3.21 Max: 4.84
Current: 2.64
2.52
4.84
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 1.30
MKC.V's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: -1.30 vs. MKC.V: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
MKC.V' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.3  Med: 0.60 Max: 3.4
Current: 1.3
-2.3
3.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 2.47
MKC.V's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
72% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. MKC.V: 2.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
MKC.V' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.13  Med: 1.86 Max: 2.45
Current: 2.47
1.13
2.45
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 2.51
MKC.V's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
84% of the 96 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. MKC.V: 2.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.58
MKC.V's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
79% of the 1433 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. MKC.V: 1.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
MKC.V' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 0.95 Max: 1.51
Current: 1.58
0.5
1.51
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 4.30
MKC.V's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 1553 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. MKC.V: 4.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
MKC.V' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.1  Med: 6.10 Max: 8.4
Current: 4.3
4.1
8.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 4.84
MKC.V's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 707 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.94 vs. MKC.V: 4.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
MKC.V' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.8  Med: 11.70 Max: 16
Current: 4.84
4.8
16

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $4,316
EPS (TTM) $ 3.30
Beta0.60
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $76.13 - 100.93
Shares Outstanding (Mil)126.93

Analyst Estimate

Nov16 Nov17 Nov18
Revenue (Mil $) 4,400 4,567 4,757
EPS ($) 3.76 4.21 4.43
EPS without NRI ($) 3.76 4.21 4.43
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
8.94%
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