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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

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.72
MPEL's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
66% of the 789 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 0.84 vs. MPEL: 0.72 )
MPEL' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 35743.43
Current: 0.72

0.12
35743.43
Equity to Asset 0.47
MPEL's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
58% of the 774 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. MPEL: 0.47 )
MPEL' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 0.86
Current: 0.47

0.32
0.86
Interest Coverage No Debt
MPEL's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
94% of the 540 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 13.65 vs. MPEL: No Debt )
MPEL' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.99   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

0.99
9999.99
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 3.73
M-Score: -2.81
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 : 5/10

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Revenue Growth (%) -100.00
MPEL's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 600 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. MPEL: -100.00 )
MPEL' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 344.8
Current: -100

0
344.8
EBITDA Growth (%) -100.00
MPEL's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 497 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. MPEL: -100.00 )
MPEL' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 91.3
Current: -100

0
91.3
» MPEL's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

MPEL Guru Trades in Q1 2013

George Soros 490,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,148,357 sh (+143.04%)
Louis Moore Bacon 4,456,600 sh (+118.12%)
Howard Marks 292,530 sh (unchged)
Paul Singer 1,852,447 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Columbia Wanger 9,325,000 sh (-17.37%)
Jim Simons 857,200 sh (-22.54%)
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Q2 2013

MPEL Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Paul Singer 3,108,947 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 125,000 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 100,000 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
Howard Marks Sold Out
Jim Simons 782,200 sh (-8.75%)
Columbia Wanger 6,799,494 sh (-27.08%)
Louis Moore Bacon 984,500 sh (-77.91%)
Steven Cohen 136,767 sh (-88.09%)
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Q3 2013

MPEL Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Pioneer Investments 237,978 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 149,907 sh (+9.61%)
Columbia Wanger 6,207,504 sh (-8.71%)
Paul Singer 2,529,747 sh (-18.63%)
Jim Simons 558,400 sh (-28.61%)
Louis Moore Bacon 45,000 sh (-95.43%)
» More
Q4 2013

MPEL Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Andreas Halvorsen 506,443 sh (New)
George Soros 305,000 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 93,150 sh (+107%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Paul Singer Sold Out
Columbia Wanger 6,006,308 sh (-3.24%)
Pioneer Investments 227,831 sh (-4.26%)
Steven Cohen 118,300 sh (-21.08%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with MPEL

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
George Soros 2013-12-31 New Buy0.1%$31.57 - $39.17 $ 37.185%305000
George Soros 2013-06-30 Sold Out 0.13%$21.36 - $25.13 $ 37.1858%0
George Soros 2013-03-31 New Buy0.13%$16.84 - $23.35 $ 37.1885%490000
George Soros 2012-03-31 Sold Out 0.15%$9.51 - $14.2 $ 37.18225%0
George Soros 2011-12-31 New Buy0.15%$7.38 - $12.04 $ 37.18276%350000
Mario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Sold Out $6.36 - $7.86 $ 37.18413%0
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 39.50
MPEL's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
53% of the 594 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 21.30 vs. MPEL: 39.50 )
MPEL' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 13.09   Max: 1368.75
Current: 39.5

13.09
1368.75
P/B 4.80
MPEL's P/B is ranked lower than
65% of the 726 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. MPEL: 4.80 )
MPEL' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 6.14
Current: 4.8

0.45
6.14
P/S 4.10
MPEL's P/S is ranked lower than
74% of the 818 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.53 vs. MPEL: 4.10 )
MPEL' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 198.36
Current: 4.1

0.77
198.36
EV-to-EBIT 30.30
MPEL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
58% of the 662 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 18.50 vs. MPEL: 30.30 )
MPEL' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 12.4   Max: 183.6
Current: 30.3

12.4
183.6
Shiller P/E 177.20
MPEL's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
67% of the 359 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 24.79 vs. MPEL: 177.20 )
MPEL' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 136.86   Max: 1051.5
Current: 177.2

136.86
1051.5

Valuation & Return

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industry
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Price/Tangible Book 8.30
MPEL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
74% of the 630 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. MPEL: 8.30 )
MPEL' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.74   Max: 10.01
Current: 8.3

0.74
10.01
Price/DCF (Projected) 39.10
MPEL's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked lower than
77% of the 394 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. MPEL: 39.10 )
MPEL' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 32.41   Max: 33.51
Current: 39.1

32.41
33.51
Price/Median PS Value 2.10
MPEL's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
72% of the 734 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. MPEL: 2.10 )
MPEL' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 92.43
Current: 2.1

0.46
92.43
Price/Graham Number 4.00
MPEL's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
71% of the 518 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. MPEL: 4.00 )
MPEL' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.45   Max: 6.33
Current: 4

1.45
6.33
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.30
MPEL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
51% of the 687 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. MPEL: 3.30 )
MPEL' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 8.1
Current: 3.3

0.5
8.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -2.31
MPEL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
60% of the 526 Companies
in the Global Resorts & Casinos industry.

( Industry Median: 3.89 vs. MPEL: -2.31 )
MPEL' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -60.3   Max: -2.2
Current: -2.31

-60.3
-2.2

Business Description

Industry: Travel & Leisure » Resorts & Casinos
Compare:LVS, SCHYY, GXYEY, WYNMF, SJMHF » details
Traded in other countries:06883.Hongkong, MAS.Germany
Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd was incorporated under the name of Melco PBL Entertainment (Macau) Limited in December 2004. The Company is a developer, owner and, through its subsidiary Melco Crown Macau, an operator of casino gaming and entertainment resort facilities. Its subsidiary Melco Crown Macau is one of six companies licensed, through concessions or subconcessions, to operate casinos in Macau. It has two casinos based operations, namely, City of Dreams and Altira Macau, and non-casino based operations at its Mocha Clubs. Its operations cater to a spectrum of gaming patrons, from high-stakes rolling chip gaming patrons to gaming patrons seeking a broader entertainment experience. It owns and operates two 'Forbes Five Star' hotels in Macau: Altira Macau and the Crown Towers hotel. It is engaged in the Macau gaming market. In 2012, Macau generated US$38.0 billion of gaming revenue, according to the DICJ. The Company's competitors in Macau and elsewhere in Asia include all the current concession and subconcession holders and many of the largest gaming, hospitality, leisure and property development companies in the world. The company is subject to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

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