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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 0.32
OTCPK:TSCDY's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
66% of the 557 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. OTCPK:TSCDY: 0.32 )
OTCPK:TSCDY' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 0.33
Current: 0.32

0.1
0.33
Equity to Asset 0.29
OTCPK:TSCDY's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
58% of the 554 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.42 vs. OTCPK:TSCDY: 0.29 )
OTCPK:TSCDY' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 0.59
Current: 0.29

0.28
0.59
Interest Coverage 5.89
OTCPK:TSCDY's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
60% of the 424 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 13.07 vs. OTCPK:TSCDY: 5.89 )
OTCPK:TSCDY' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 5.55   Max: 13.34
Current: 5.89

5.55
13.34
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 1.84
M-Score: -2.89
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 (%) 2.27
OTCPK:TSCDY's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 559 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.46 vs. OTCPK:TSCDY: 2.27 )
OTCPK:TSCDY' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 3.76   Max: 6.54
Current: 2.27

3.76
6.54
Net-margin (%) 0.26
OTCPK:TSCDY's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 559 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.15 vs. OTCPK:TSCDY: 0.26 )
OTCPK:TSCDY' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 4.49
Current: 0.26

0.04
4.49
ROE (%) 1.09
OTCPK:TSCDY's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 547 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 9.86 vs. OTCPK:TSCDY: 1.09 )
OTCPK:TSCDY' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 18.91
Current: 1.09

0.16
18.91
ROA (%) 0.31
OTCPK:TSCDY's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 561 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.98 vs. OTCPK:TSCDY: 0.31 )
OTCPK:TSCDY' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 8.1
Current: 0.31

0.06
8.1
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 5.68
OTCPK:TSCDY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 560 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 18.41 vs. OTCPK:TSCDY: 5.68 )
OTCPK:TSCDY' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 9.42   Max: 26.49
Current: 5.68

9.42
26.49
Revenue Growth (%) 1.60
OTCPK:TSCDY's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 493 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. OTCPK:TSCDY: 1.60 )
OTCPK:TSCDY' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 1.6   Max: 17.4
Current: 1.6

1.6
17.4
EBITDA Growth (%) -3.50
OTCPK:TSCDY's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 458 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. OTCPK:TSCDY: -3.50 )
OTCPK:TSCDY' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -3.5   Max: 13.4
Current: -3.5

-3.5
13.4
EPS Growth (%) -11.00
OTCPK:TSCDY's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 415 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. OTCPK:TSCDY: -11.00 )
OTCPK:TSCDY' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -16.3   Max: 16.7
Current: -11

-16.3
16.7
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

TSCDY Guru Trades in Q4 2013

First Pacific Advisors Sold Out
Arnold Van Den Berg 1,467,422 sh (-0.86%)
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Q1 2014

TSCDY Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Arnold Van Den Berg 1,397,536 sh (-4.76%)
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Q2 2014

TSCDY Guru Trades in Q2 2014

David Dreman 410,486 sh (New)
Arnold Van Den Berg Sold Out
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Q3 2014

TSCDY Guru Trades in Q3 2014

David Dreman 541,476 sh (+31.91%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with OTCPK:TSCDY

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
David Dreman 2014-09-30 Add 31.91%0.1%$9.245 - $14.97 $ 8.79-30%541476
Arnold Van Den Berg 2014-06-30 Sold Out 1.7%$14 - $15.78 $ 8.79-41%0
David Dreman 2014-06-30 New Buy0.45%$14 - $15.78 $ 8.79-41%410486
Arnold Van Den Berg 2014-03-31 Reduce -4.76%0.11%$14.38 - $16.86 $ 8.79-45%1397536
Arnold Van Den Berg 2013-06-30 Reduce -8.24%0.23%$15.23 - $17.98 $ 8.79-48%1493592
Donald Yacktman 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.01%$16.58 - $17.54 $ 8.79-48%0
Arnold Van Den Berg 2012-06-30 Add 771.72%2.12%$13.94 - $16.03 $ 8.79-42%1737775
Arnold Van Den Berg 2012-03-31 New Buy0.29%$0.17 - $16.37 $ 8.79-28%199350
Donald Yacktman 2012-03-31 New Buy0.02%$0.17 - $16.37 $ 8.79-28%136500
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 16.00
TSCDY's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
85% of the 585 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 23.60 vs. TSCDY: 16.00 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 8.6   Max: 258.53
Current: 16

8.6
258.53
P/B 1.10
TSCDY's P/B is ranked higher than
86% of the 585 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.17 vs. TSCDY: 1.10 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.93   Max: 3.66
Current: 1.1

0.93
3.66
P/S 0.30
TSCDY's P/S is ranked higher than
83% of the 585 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. TSCDY: 0.30 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 0.92
Current: 0.3

0.21
0.92
PFCF 48.30
TSCDY's PFCF is ranked higher than
77% of the 585 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 82.07 vs. TSCDY: 48.30 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 17.4   Max: 321.8
Current: 48.3

17.4
321.8
EV-to-EBIT 8.90
TSCDY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
92% of the 585 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 16.82 vs. TSCDY: 8.90 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 7.7   Max: 16.5
Current: 8.9

7.7
16.5
Shiller P/E 8.00
TSCDY's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
98% of the 585 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 33.54 vs. TSCDY: 8.00 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 7.03   Max: 27.06
Current: 8

7.03
27.06
Current Ratio 0.73
TSCDY's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 559 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. TSCDY: 0.73 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 0.77
Current: 0.73

0.35
0.77
Quick Ratio 0.56
TSCDY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 559 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.63 vs. TSCDY: 0.56 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 0.61
Current: 0.56

0.09
0.61

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 6.10
TSCDY's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
95% of the 472 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. TSCDY: 6.10 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.83   Max: 8.77
Current: 6.1

1.83
8.77
Dividend Payout 1.35
TSCDY's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
57% of the 585 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. TSCDY: 1.35 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 9.87
Current: 1.35

0.38
9.87
Dividend growth (3y) 3.10
TSCDY's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
75% of the 387 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. TSCDY: 3.10 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 3.1   Max: 13.2
Current: 3.1

3.1
13.2
Yield on cost (5-Year) 7.55
TSCDY's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
92% of the 477 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. TSCDY: 7.55 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 2.3   Max: 11.03
Current: 7.55

2.3
11.03
Share Buyback Rate -0.10
TSCDY's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
80% of the 380 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: -0.20 vs. TSCDY: -0.10 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0.3   Max: -4
Current: -0.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.43
TSCDY's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
84% of the 585 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 4.17 vs. TSCDY: 1.43 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.64   Max: 4.04
Current: 1.43

1.64
4.04
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.98
TSCDY's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
92% of the 585 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.57 vs. TSCDY: 0.98 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.42   Max: 85.83
Current: 0.98

1.42
85.83
Price/Median PS Value 0.41
TSCDY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 585 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. TSCDY: 0.41 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 1.47
Current: 0.41

0.66
1.47
Price/Graham Number 0.72
TSCDY's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
94% of the 585 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.47 vs. TSCDY: 0.72 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.83   Max: 2.09
Current: 0.72

0.83
2.09
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 11.20
TSCDY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
91% of the 549 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. TSCDY: 11.20 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 6.1   Max: 13
Current: 11.2

6.1
13
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 1.45
TSCDY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
68% of the 456 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 8.07 vs. TSCDY: 1.45 )
TSCDY' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 11.7
Current: 1.45

0.3
11.7

Business Description

Industry: Retail - Defensive » Grocery Stores
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Traded in other countries:TSCO.UK, TCO.Germany, TCO1.Germany, TSCO N.Mexico
Tesco PLC was incorporated in November 27, 1947. It is a retail company that sells groceries, clothing, and general merchandise. The Company through its subsidiaries also offers services such as telecoms, digital entertainment and banking. The Company operates in UK, China, the Czech Republic, Hungary, the Republic of Ireland, India, Japan, Malaysia, Poland, Slovakia, South Korea, Thailand, Turkey and the US.
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