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Also traded in: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Germany, Mexico, Switzerland, UK

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
vs
history
Cash to Debt 2.82
NKE's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
67% of the 717 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. NKE: 2.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NKE' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 2.73 Max: 12.59
Current: 2.82
0.12
12.59
Equity to Asset 0.59
NKE's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
53% of the 707 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. NKE: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NKE' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 0.63 Max: 0.7
Current: 0.59
0.53
0.7
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 9.35
M-Score: -2.82
WACC vs ROIC
6.51%
31.71%
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
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 14.46
NKE's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 719 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 4.93 vs. NKE: 14.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NKE' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.69  Med: 13.11 Max: 14.12
Current: 14.46
9.69
14.12
Net-margin (%) 11.69
NKE's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 721 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 3.57 vs. NKE: 11.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NKE' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.75  Med: 9.73 Max: 10.7
Current: 11.69
7.75
10.7
ROE (%) 21.84
NKE's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 708 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 7.34 vs. NKE: 21.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NKE' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18  Med: 22.73 Max: 27.82
Current: 21.84
18
27.82
ROA (%) 13.16
NKE's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 726 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 3.64 vs. NKE: 13.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NKE' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.57  Med: 14.71 Max: 16.29
Current: 13.16
11.57
16.29
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 44.84
NKE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 722 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 14.97 vs. NKE: 44.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NKE' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 36.62  Med: 50.98 Max: 62.1
Current: 44.84
36.62
62.1
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 11.70
NKE's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 611 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. NKE: 11.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NKE' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 11.30 Max: 14
Current: 11.7
1.3
14
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 14.10
NKE's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 508 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. NKE: 14.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NKE' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.1  Med: 11.50 Max: 17.7
Current: 14.1
-6.1
17.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 15.20
NKE's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 454 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. NKE: 15.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NKE' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.2  Med: 15.20 Max: 24
Current: 15.2
-8.2
24
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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

NKE Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Lee Ainslie 7,300 sh (New)
Steve Mandel 5,678,660 sh (New)
John Burbank 90,675 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 140,000 sh (+7.69%)
Ken Fisher 14,402 sh (+4.51%)
Tom Gayner 160,000 sh (+3.23%)
Mairs and Power 2,700 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Ken Heebner Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 25,650 sh (-0.10%)
Jeff Auxier 10,270 sh (-0.54%)
Jeff Auxier 10,270 sh (-0.54%)
Frank Sands 13,564,967 sh (-0.96%)
Chris Davis 120,699 sh (-1.95%)
MS Global Franchise Fund 118,330 sh (-3.59%)
Jeremy Grantham 4,120,394 sh (-4.20%)
Murray Stahl 8,864 sh (-4.26%)
Joel Greenblatt 3,055 sh (-80.34%)
Steven Cohen 37,600 sh (-90.31%)
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Q2 2015

NKE Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Pioneer Investments 52,051 sh (New)
John Keeley 2,352 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 45,202 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 175,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 304,900 sh (+710.90%)
Steve Mandel 7,155,860 sh (+26.01%)
Murray Stahl 9,095 sh (+2.61%)
Ken Fisher 14,592 sh (+1.32%)
Mairs and Power 2,700 sh (unchged)
Tom Gayner 160,000 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates Sold Out
John Burbank Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Chris Davis 119,704 sh (-0.82%)
Mario Gabelli 25,310 sh (-1.33%)
Frank Sands 13,066,663 sh (-3.67%)
Jeff Auxier 9,670 sh (-5.84%)
MS Global Franchise Fund 111,119 sh (-6.09%)
Lee Ainslie 6,830 sh (-6.44%)
Jeremy Grantham 2,186,094 sh (-46.94%)
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Q3 2015

NKE Guru Trades in Q3 2015

RS Investment Management 49,510 sh (New)
John Burbank 27,050 sh (New)
Ken Heebner 610,000 sh (New)
Andreas Halvorsen 1,769,797 sh (New)
Jim Simons 130,200 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 928,748 sh (+1684.30%)
Lee Ainslie 13,060 sh (+91.22%)
Jeff Auxier 11,670 sh (+20.68%)
Mairs and Power 3,075 sh (+13.89%)
David Tepper 359,500 sh (unchged)
Tom Gayner 160,000 sh (unchged)
John Keeley 2,352 sh (unchged)
Ken Fisher 14,513 sh (-0.54%)
Mario Gabelli 25,010 sh (-1.19%)
Chris Davis 111,528 sh (-6.83%)
MS Global Franchise Fund 97,659 sh (-12.11%)
Jeremy Grantham 1,758,543 sh (-19.56%)
Steve Mandel 5,700,855 sh (-20.33%)
Paul Tudor Jones 34,094 sh (-24.57%)
Murray Stahl 6,834 sh (-24.86%)
Frank Sands 9,039,234 sh (-30.82%)
Steven Cohen 147,300 sh (-51.69%)
Louis Moore Bacon 40,000 sh (-77.14%)
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Q4 2015

NKE Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Ken Fisher 29,962 sh (+106.45%)
Mario Gabelli 50,110 sh (+100.36%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 27.80
NKE's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
69% of the 772 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 18.83 vs. NKE: 27.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
NKE' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.08  Med: 19.86 Max: 33.16
Current: 27.8
12.08
33.16
Forward P/E 23.09
NKE's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
96% of the 318 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 14.01 vs. NKE: 23.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 27.80
NKE's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
71% of the 590 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 18.70 vs. NKE: 27.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
NKE' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.16  Med: 19.74 Max: 33.09
Current: 27.8
12.16
33.09
P/B 7.28
NKE's P/B is ranked lower than
94% of the 917 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. NKE: 7.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
NKE' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.36  Med: 4.09 Max: 8.68
Current: 7.28
2.36
8.68
P/S 4.26
NKE's P/S is ranked higher than
52% of the 917 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.83 vs. NKE: 4.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
NKE' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.36  Med: 2.53 Max: 5.01
Current: 4.26
1.36
5.01
PFCF 32.67
NKE's PFCF is ranked lower than
68% of the 503 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 21.95 vs. NKE: 32.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
NKE' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.6  Med: 21.90 Max: 42.14
Current: 32.67
11.6
42.14
POCF 24.22
NKE's POCF is ranked lower than
71% of the 663 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 13.87 vs. NKE: 24.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
NKE' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.22  Med: 17.29 Max: 29.59
Current: 24.22
10.22
29.59
EV-to-EBIT 27.43
NKE's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
77% of the 804 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 14.22 vs. NKE: 27.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
NKE' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.9  Med: 18.10 Max: 33.4
Current: 27.43
10.9
33.4
EV-to-EBITDA 24.00
NKE's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
80% of the 848 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 11.40 vs. NKE: 24.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
NKE' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.5  Med: 15.80 Max: 29.2
Current: 24
9.5
29.2
PEG 2.11
NKE's PEG is ranked lower than
63% of the 243 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. NKE: 2.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
NKE' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 1.91 Max: 4.69
Current: 2.11
0.78
4.69
Shiller P/E 46.28
NKE's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
75% of the 179 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 25.65 vs. NKE: 46.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
NKE' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.5  Med: 31.56 Max: 54.17
Current: 46.28
18.5
54.17
Current Ratio 3.04
NKE's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 699 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. NKE: 3.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
NKE' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.68  Med: 2.81 Max: 3.54
Current: 3.04
1.68
3.54
Quick Ratio 2.21
NKE's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 699 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. NKE: 2.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
NKE' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 1.99 Max: 2.79
Current: 2.21
1
2.79
Days Inventory 125.62
NKE's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
59% of the 686 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 107.80 vs. NKE: 125.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
NKE' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 78.58  Med: 83.19 Max: 91.44
Current: 125.62
78.58
91.44
Days Sales Outstanding 53.25
NKE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
64% of the 582 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 53.03 vs. NKE: 53.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
NKE' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 40.05  Med: 52.82 Max: 58.48
Current: 53.25
40.05
58.48
Days Payable 55.31
NKE's Days Payable is ranked lower than
66% of the 556 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 56.03 vs. NKE: 55.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
NKE' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 35.63  Med: 43.86 Max: 49.12
Current: 55.31
35.63
49.12

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 1.01
NKE's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
80% of the 709 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 2.18 vs. NKE: 1.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
NKE' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.85  Med: 1.35 Max: 2.42
Current: 1.01
0.85
2.42
Dividend Payout 0.35
NKE's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
100% of the 448 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.37 vs. NKE: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
NKE' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.25 Max: 0.55
Current: 0.35
0.1
0.55
Dividend Growth (3y) 15.80
NKE's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
73% of the 289 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. NKE: 15.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
NKE' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 15.70 Max: 45.7
Current: 15.8
0
45.7
Forward Dividend Yield 1.12
NKE's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
78% of the 623 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 2.41 vs. NKE: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.09
NKE's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
80% of the 732 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 2.35 vs. NKE: 2.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
NKE' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.74  Med: 2.76 Max: 4.95
Current: 2.09
1.74
4.95
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 2.00
NKE's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 404 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: -1.00 vs. NKE: 2.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
NKE' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 1.80 Max: 2.7
Current: 2
0.2
2.7

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 12.88
NKE's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
79% of the 644 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 4.77 vs. NKE: 12.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
NKE' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.05  Med: 7.73 Max: 14.9
Current: 12.88
4.05
14.9
Price/Tangible Book 7.51
NKE's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
86% of the 847 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.99 vs. NKE: 7.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
NKE' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.66  Med: 4.40 Max: 8.69
Current: 7.51
2.66
8.69
Price/Projected FCF 3.20
NKE's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
74% of the 518 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. NKE: 3.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
NKE' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.84  Med: 1.81 Max: 3.7
Current: 3.2
0.84
3.7
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.71
NKE's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
64% of the 83 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. NKE: 1.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.69
NKE's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
76% of the 868 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. NKE: 1.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
NKE' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 0.88 Max: 1.95
Current: 1.69
0.43
1.95
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.97
NKE's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
76% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. NKE: 1.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
NKE' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.82  Med: 1.98 Max: 4.31
Current: 1.97
0.82
4.31
Price/Graham Number 3.04
NKE's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
79% of the 690 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. NKE: 3.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
NKE' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.22  Med: 2.02 Max: 3.52
Current: 3.04
1.22
3.52
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 3.60
NKE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 701 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. NKE: 3.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
NKE' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3  Med: 5.50 Max: 9.2
Current: 3.6
3
9.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 16.13
NKE's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 356 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 5.02 vs. NKE: 16.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
NKE' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.5  Med: 16.00 Max: 24.1
Current: 16.13
8.5
24.1

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $30940
EPS $ 2.06
Beta0.63
Short Percentage of Float1.21%
52-Week Range $45.35 - 68.20
Shares Outstanding(Mil)1703.15

Analyst Estimate

May16 May17 May18
Revenue(Mil) 32,808 36,208 39,974
EPS($) 2.08 2.48 2.80
EPS without NRI($) 2.08 2.48 2.80

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Business Description

Industry: Manufacturing - Apparel & Furniture » Footwear & Accessories
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Traded in other countries:NKE.Argentina, NIKE34.Brazil, NKE.Chile, NKE.Germany, NKE.Mexico, NKE.Switzerland, 0QZ6.UK,
Nike Inc was incorporated in the State or Oregon in 1967. The Company is engaged in designing, development and marketing of footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessory products. It is a seller of athletic footwear and athletic apparel. The Company sells its products to retail accounts, as well as through NIKE-owned in-line and factory retail stores and NIKE-owned internet websites, and through a mix of independent distributors and licensees. It's all footwear and apparel products are produced outside the United States, while equipment products are produced both in the United States and abroad. Its athletic footwear products are designed mainly for specific athletic use, although a large percentage of the products are worn for casual or leisure purposes. Running, training, basketball, soccer, sport-inspired casual shoes, and kids' shoes are currently its top-selling footwear categories. The Company also markets footwear designed for aquatic activities, baseball, cheerleading, football, golf, lacrosse, outdoor activities, skateboarding, tennis, volleyball, walking, wrestling, and other athletic and recreational uses. It also markets apparel with licensed college and professional team and league logos. The Company sells performance equipment under the NIKE brand name, including bags, socks, sport balls, eyewear, timepieces, electronic devices, bats, gloves, protective equipment, golf clubs, and other equipment designed for sports activities. It also sells small amounts of various plastic products to other manufacturers through its wholly-owned subsidiary, NIKE IHM, Inc. The Company through its wholly-owned subsidiary brands, Hurley, designs and distributes a line of action sports and youth lifestyle apparel and accessories under the Hurley trademark. Sales of Hurley brand products are included within the NIKE Brand Action Sports category. Its Brand Jordan division designs, distributes and licenses athletic and casual footwear, apparel and accessories focused on Basketball using the Jumpman trademark. Sales of Brand Jordan products are included within the NIKE Brand Basketball category. Another of its wholly-owned subsidiary brands, Converse, designs, distributes, and licenses casual sneakers, apparel, and accessories under the Converse, Chuck Taylor, All Star, One Star, Star Chevron, and Jack Purcell trademarks. In addition to the products it sells to its wholesale customers and directly to consumers through its Direct to Consumer operations, It has also entered into license agreements that permit unaffiliated parties to manufacture and sell using NIKE-owned trademarks, certain apparel, digital devices and applications, and other equipment designed for sports activities. The Company competes with athletic and leisure footwear companies, athletic and leisure apparel companies, sports equipment companies, and large companies having diversified lines of athletic and leisure footwear, apparel, and equipment, including adidas, V.F. Corp.
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