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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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 78.54
NILE's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
76% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.91 vs. NILE: 78.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NILE' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 29.88  Med: 120.15 Max: No Debt
Current: 78.54
Equity to Asset 0.09
NILE's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
95% of the 846 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. NILE: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NILE' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.52  Med: 0.36 Max: 0.81
Current: 0.09
-0.52
0.81
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 9.12
M-Score: -1.35
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 3.05
NILE's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. NILE: 3.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NILE' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -79.27  Med: 5.41 Max: 8.88
Current: 3.05
-79.27
8.88
Net-margin (%) 2.07
NILE's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.39 vs. NILE: 2.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NILE' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -80.44  Med: 3.94 Max: 20.94
Current: 2.07
-80.44
20.94
ROE (%) 91.23
NILE's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 885 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 7.72 vs. NILE: 91.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NILE' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 15.93  Med: 31.52 Max: 40.91
Current: 91.23
15.93
40.91
ROA (%) 9.13
NILE's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 906 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.25 vs. NILE: 9.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NILE' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -43.22  Med: 9.95 Max: 57.9
Current: 9.13
-43.22
57.9
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 142.31
NILE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 903 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 14.07 vs. NILE: 142.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NILE' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 137.91  Med: 315.61 Max: 502.97
Current: 142.31
137.91
502.97
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 17.80
NILE's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. NILE: 17.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NILE' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -25.6  Med: 15.70 Max: 29.2
Current: 17.8
-25.6
29.2
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 1.90
NILE's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 608 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. NILE: 1.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NILE' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -6.7  Med: 4.85 Max: 38.8
Current: 1.9
-6.7
38.8
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 1.30
NILE's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 549 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. NILE: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NILE' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -22.8  Med: 1.10 Max: 86.2
Current: 1.3
-22.8
86.2
» NILE's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

NILE Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Chuck Royce 211,600 sh (+18.74%)
Joel Greenblatt 21,365 sh (-14.15%)
Jim Simons 344,406 sh (-31.30%)
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Q4 2014

NILE Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Chuck Royce 139,839 sh (-33.91%)
Jim Simons 192,506 sh (-44.10%)
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Q1 2015

NILE Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Chuck Royce 155,668 sh (+11.32%)
Jim Simons 199,307 sh (+3.53%)
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Q2 2015

NILE Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Columbia Wanger 183,000 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 274,368 sh (+76.25%)
Jim Simons 203,576 sh (+2.14%)
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Ratios

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history
P/E(ttm) 40.50
NILE's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
80% of the 670 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 20.90 vs. NILE: 40.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
NILE' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 23.01  Med: 49.92 Max: 107.16
Current: 40.5
23.01
107.16
Forward P/E 33.67
NILE's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
88% of the 379 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 14.90 vs. NILE: 33.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 40.40
NILE's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
80% of the 665 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 20.70 vs. NILE: 40.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
NILE' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 22.56  Med: 50.05 Max: 107.16
Current: 40.4
22.56
107.16
P/B 45.73
NILE's P/B is ranked lower than
100% of the 846 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.69 vs. NILE: 45.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
NILE' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 5.22  Med: 18.39 Max: 66.65
Current: 45.73
5.22
66.65
P/S 0.84
NILE's P/S is ranked lower than
57% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. NILE: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
NILE' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.68  Med: 2.23 Max: 5.63
Current: 0.84
0.68
5.63
PFCF 32.98
NILE's PFCF is ranked lower than
70% of the 460 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.54 vs. NILE: 32.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
NILE' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 11.74  Med: 26.78 Max: 85.64
Current: 32.98
11.74
85.64
POCF 24.86
NILE's POCF is ranked lower than
75% of the 618 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 12.72 vs. NILE: 24.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
NILE' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 10.92  Med: 23.10 Max: 67.29
Current: 24.86
10.92
67.29
EV-to-EBIT 24.07
NILE's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
75% of the 714 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 14.67 vs. NILE: 24.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
NILE' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 14.3  Med: 31.00 Max: 77
Current: 24.07
14.3
77
Shiller P/E 40.36
NILE's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
81% of the 475 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 20.36 vs. NILE: 40.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
NILE' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 24.3  Med: 43.29 Max: 82.29
Current: 40.36
24.3
82.29
Current Ratio 0.94
NILE's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
81% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. NILE: 0.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
NILE' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.87  Med: 1.35 Max: 5.14
Current: 0.94
0.87
5.14
Quick Ratio 0.54
NILE's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
71% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. NILE: 0.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
NILE' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.48  Med: 1.03 Max: 4.77
Current: 0.54
0.48
4.77
Days Inventory 33.73
NILE's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
80% of the 861 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 81.82 vs. NILE: 33.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
NILE' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 17.52  Med: 28.86 Max: 68.28
Current: 33.73
17.52
68.28
Days Sales Outstanding 2.93
NILE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
82% of the 731 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 13.01 vs. NILE: 2.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
NILE' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 1.64  Med: 2.61 Max: 5.1
Current: 2.93
1.64
5.1

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 46.35
NILE's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
99% of the 784 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. NILE: 46.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
NILE' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 5.76  Med: 18.69 Max: 60.8
Current: 46.35
5.76
60.8
Price/Projected FCF 1.56
NILE's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
64% of the 505 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. NILE: 1.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
NILE' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 1.17  Med: 1.80 Max: 4.37
Current: 1.56
1.17
4.37
Price/Median PS Value 0.37
NILE's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 816 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. NILE: 0.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
NILE' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.33  Med: 1.01 Max: 3.97
Current: 0.37
0.33
3.97
Price/Graham Number 9.18
NILE's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
97% of the 565 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. NILE: 9.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
NILE' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 3.43  Med: 6.12 Max: 12.79
Current: 9.18
3.43
12.79
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 4.20
NILE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 883 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. NILE: 4.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
NILE' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 1.3  Med: 3.20 Max: 7
Current: 4.2
1.3
7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 3.34
NILE's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 517 Companies
in the Global Luxury Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.46 vs. NILE: 3.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
NILE' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: 0.6  Med: 8.85 Max: 43
Current: 3.34
0.6
43

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16
Revenue(Mil) 497 527
EPS($) 1.05 1.02
EPS without NRI($) 1.05 1.02

Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Luxury Goods
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Blue Nile Inc is a Delaware corporation incorporated on March 18, 1999 as RockShop.com, Inc. The Company is an online retailer of high-quality diamonds and fine jewelry. The Companys website showcases more than 100,000 independently certified diamonds and styles of fine jewelry, including rings, wedding bands, earrings, necklaces, pendants, bracelets, gifts, and accessories. It also customizes diamond jewelry with its Build Your Own feature that offers customers the ability to customize diamond rings, pendants and earrings. It has developed an efficient online cost structure and a unique supply solution that eliminates traditional layers of diamond wholesalers and brokers, which allows the Company to purchase most of its product offerings at lower prices by avoiding mark-ups imposed by intermediaries. The Companys merchandise consists of engagement and non-engagement products. The engagement product category includes gold or platinum engagement rings with a diamond center stone and loose diamonds. Its non-engagement product category includes rings, wedding bands, earrings, necklaces, pendants, bracelets, gifts and accessories containing precious metals, diamonds, gemstones, or pearls. The Companys diamond supplier relationships allow it to display suppliers diamond inventories on its website for sale to consumers without holding the diamonds in its inventory until the products are ordered by customers. It purchases polished diamonds from over 100 suppliers. Its diamond suppliers purchase rough and polished diamonds from sources throughout the world. It offers diamonds with specified characteristics in the areas of shape, cut, color, clarity, and carat weight. The Company purchases diamonds on a just in time basis from its suppliers when a customer places an order for a specific diamond and then assembles the diamond with a ring, pendant or earring setting from its inventory into customized diamond jewelry according to customers specifications. The finished jewelry is delivered to the customer generally within three to seven business days from the order date and within one business day for Signature diamonds. The Companys primary competition comes from independent jewelry stores; retail jewelry store chains, such as Tiffany & Co.; online retailers that sell jewelry and online jewelry retailers, such as Amazon.com, James Allen, and Brilliant Earth; department stores, chain stores and mass retailers, such as Nordstrom and Neiman Marcus; online auction sites, such as eBay; catalog and television shopping retailers, such as HSN and QVC; discount superstores and wholesale clubs, such as Wal-Mart and Costco Wholesale; and internet shopping clubs, such as Gilt Groupe and Rue La La.
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