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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 5.03
PAAS's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
55% of the 1400 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 25.81 vs. PAAS: 5.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
PAAS' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 11.23 Max: No Debt
Current: 5.03
Equity-to-Asset 0.74
PAAS's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
73% of the 659 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. PAAS: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
PAAS' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.58  Med: 0.77 Max: 0.88
Current: 0.74
0.58
0.88
Interest Coverage 46.14
PAAS's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
71% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. PAAS: 46.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
PAAS' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.31  Med: 60.1 Max: 134.14
Current: 46.14
19.31
134.14
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 3.69
Beneish M-Score: 2.08
WACC vs ROIC
19.55%
8.88%
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 23.77
PAAS's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
87% of the 681 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. PAAS: 23.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
PAAS' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -84.15  Med: 19.33 Max: 43.56
Current: 23.77
-84.15
43.56
Net Margin % 12.87
PAAS's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
83% of the 683 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -0.90 vs. PAAS: 12.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
PAAS' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -72.56  Med: 7.85 Max: 41.21
Current: 12.87
-72.56
41.21
ROE % 7.37
PAAS's ROE % is ranked higher than
86% of the 1260 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -11.06 vs. PAAS: 7.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
PAAS' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -30.51  Med: 3.9 Max: 24.19
Current: 7.37
-30.51
24.19
ROA % 5.52
PAAS's ROA % is ranked higher than
90% of the 1420 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -9.57 vs. PAAS: 5.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
PAAS' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.87  Med: 3.1 Max: 19.24
Current: 5.52
-23.87
19.24
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 12.98
PAAS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
88% of the 1353 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -13.80 vs. PAAS: 12.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
PAAS' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.03  Med: 8.84 Max: 38.23
Current: 12.98
-36.03
38.23
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 5.80
PAAS's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
75% of the 608 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -4.40 vs. PAAS: 5.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
PAAS' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.3  Med: 5.8 Max: 49.4
Current: 5.8
-11.3
49.4
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Financials


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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

PAAS Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 364,727 sh (New)
Jim Simons 7,139,712 sh (+36.86%)
John Hussman 75,000 sh (unchged)
Donald Smith 1,408,853 sh (-16.95%)
Chuck Royce 702,530 sh (-45.39%)
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Q2 2016

PAAS Guru Trades in Q2 2016

David Dreman Sold Out
Jim Simons 5,845,517 sh (-18.13%)
Donald Smith 1,129,938 sh (-19.80%)
John Hussman 50,000 sh (-33.33%)
Chuck Royce 163,300 sh (-76.76%)
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Q3 2016

PAAS Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Donald Smith 1,108,608 sh (-1.89%)
Jim Simons 4,323,817 sh (-26.03%)
John Hussman 25,000 sh (-50.00%)
Chuck Royce 78,300 sh (-52.05%)
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Q4 2016

PAAS Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Joel Greenblatt 216,322 sh (New)
Donald Smith 1,108,051 sh (-0.05%)
Jim Simons 3,473,200 sh (-19.67%)
Chuck Royce 31,800 sh (-59.39%)
John Hussman 5,000 sh (-80.00%)
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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Silver    NAICS: 212222    SIC: 3922
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Traded in other countries:PAAS.Canada, PA2.Germany, PAA.Switzerland, 0R07.UK,
Pan American Silver Corp is engaged in the production and sale of silver, gold and base metals including copper, lead and zinc as well as other related activities, including exploration, extraction, processing, refining and reclamation.

Pan American Silver Corp was incorporated in Canada on March 7, 1979. The Company is engaged in the production and sale of silver, gold and base metals including copper, lead and zinc as well as other related activities, including exploration, extraction, processing, refining and reclamation. The Company's products include silver, gold, zinc, lead and copper produced in Peru, Mexico, Argentina and Bolivia. Additionally, the Company has project development activities in Peru, Mexico and Argentina, and exploration activities throughout South America, Mexico, and the United States. The Company's properties portfolio includes Waterloo project in USA, Pico Machay, the Huaron and Morococha mines located in Peru, the Alamo Dorado, La Colorada, Dolores, La Virginia Project and La Bolsa project located in Mexico, the San Vicente mine located in Bolivia and the Manantial Espejo mine and Navidad and Calcatreu projects located in Argentina. All phases of the Company's operations are subject to environmental regulation in the various jurisdictions in which it operates.

Top Ranked Articles about Pan American Silver Corp

Pan American Silver Releases 4th-Quarter, Full-Year Numbers Canadian silver producer doubles the dividend
Pan American Silver Corp. (NASDAQ:PAAS), one of the biggest silver producers in the world with operations and projects in the Americas, Tuesday released the financial results for the last quarter of 2016 and the whole year of 2016. The figures are unaudited. Read more...

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 27.94
PAAS's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 386 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 18.97 vs. PAAS: 27.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
PAAS' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.63  Med: 27.65 Max: 307.77
Current: 27.94
5.63
307.77
Forward PE Ratio 31.95
PAAS's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
77% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 16.21 vs. PAAS: 31.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 27.94
PAAS's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
64% of the 381 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 18.97 vs. PAAS: 27.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
PAAS' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.63  Med: 27.65 Max: 307.77
Current: 27.94
5.63
307.77
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 24.34
PAAS's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
56% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 18.77 vs. PAAS: 24.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
PAAS' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.23  Med: 48.28 Max: 158.43
Current: 24.34
5.23
158.43
PB Ratio 1.95
PAAS's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 1290 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. PAAS: 1.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
PAAS' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.85 Max: 6.82
Current: 1.95
0.6
6.82
PS Ratio 3.54
PAAS's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
71% of the 609 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. PAAS: 3.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
PAAS' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.45  Med: 3.88 Max: 12.44
Current: 3.54
1.45
12.44
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 247.38
PAAS's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
98% of the 215 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 15.32 vs. PAAS: 247.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
PAAS' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.16  Med: 22.58 Max: 2022.86
Current: 247.38
8.16
2022.86
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 12.90
PAAS's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
68% of the 352 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 8.85 vs. PAAS: 12.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
PAAS' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.18  Med: 15.8 Max: 112.36
Current: 12.9
5.18
112.36
EV-to-EBIT 14.18
PAAS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
58% of the 391 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 20.45 vs. PAAS: 14.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
PAAS' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -944.8  Med: 8.75 Max: 666.3
Current: 14.18
-944.8
666.3
EV-to-EBITDA 8.67
PAAS's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
62% of the 447 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 12.11 vs. PAAS: 8.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
PAAS' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -398.8  Med: 9.75 Max: 288
Current: 8.67
-398.8
288
Current Ratio 3.33
PAAS's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 1368 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 2.16 vs. PAAS: 3.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
PAAS' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 3.7 Max: 5.18
Current: 3.33
1
5.18
Quick Ratio 2.04
PAAS's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
55% of the 1368 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. PAAS: 2.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
PAAS' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 2.93 Max: 4.78
Current: 2.04
0.78
4.78
Days Inventory 139.96
PAAS's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
78% of the 550 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 75.58 vs. PAAS: 139.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
PAAS' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 82.42  Med: 103.08 Max: 141.79
Current: 139.96
82.42
141.79
Days Sales Outstanding 70.60
PAAS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
72% of the 555 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 34.24 vs. PAAS: 70.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
PAAS' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.51  Med: 23.04 Max: 83.17
Current: 70.6
11.51
83.17
Days Payable 23.69
PAAS's Days Payable is ranked lower than
71% of the 399 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 47.96 vs. PAAS: 23.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
PAAS' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.67  Med: 27.42 Max: 62.15
Current: 23.69
19.67
62.15

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield % 0.35
PAAS's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
91% of the 643 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. PAAS: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
PAAS' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.88 Max: 6.37
Current: 0.35
0.09
6.37
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate -50.00
PAAS's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
62% of the 225 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -20.60 vs. PAAS: -50.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
PAAS' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 91.6
Current: -50
0
91.6
Forward Dividend Yield % 0.56
PAAS's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
86% of the 621 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 2.04 vs. PAAS: 0.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 0.35
PAAS's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
90% of the 895 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. PAAS: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
PAAS' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.92 Max: 6.63
Current: 0.35
0.09
6.63
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.20
PAAS's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 1110 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -12.60 vs. PAAS: -0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
PAAS' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.1  Med: -12 Max: 0.1
Current: -0.2
-21.1
0.1

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 24.50
PAAS's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked lower than
85% of the 584 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 8.60 vs. PAAS: 24.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
PAAS' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.1  Med: 12.22 Max: 92.3
Current: 24.5
5.1
92.3
Price-to-Tangible-Book 1.95
PAAS's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
53% of the 1250 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. PAAS: 1.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
PAAS' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.77  Med: 2.01 Max: 6.23
Current: 1.95
0.77
6.23
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 2.08
PAAS's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
50% of the 350 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 2.19 vs. PAAS: 2.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
PAAS' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.71  Med: 1.55 Max: 76.92
Current: 2.08
0.71
76.92
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.92
PAAS's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
62% of the 509 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. PAAS: 0.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
PAAS' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.17 Max: 3.98
Current: 0.92
0.4
3.98
Price-to-Graham-Number 1.55
PAAS's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
55% of the 330 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. PAAS: 1.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
PAAS' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.65  Med: 2.25 Max: 6.73
Current: 1.55
0.65
6.73
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 7.04
PAAS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
89% of the 1440 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -5.00 vs. PAAS: 7.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
PAAS' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 5.8 Max: 36.2
Current: 7.04
0.2
36.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -13.95
PAAS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
64% of the 296 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -2.62 vs. PAAS: -13.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
PAAS' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.95  Med: 7.4 Max: 70.7
Current: -13.95
-13.95
70.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $774.8
EPS (TTM) $ 0.65
Beta0.49
Short Percentage of Float0.94%
52-Week Range $9.07 - 21.59
Shares Outstanding (Mil)152.24

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 759 840 869
EPS ($) 0.56 0.83 0.97
EPS without NRI ($) 0.56 0.83 0.97
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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Pan American Silver's Operating Improvements Make It a Good Investment Apr 17 2015 
Pan American Silver's Impressive Growth Will Continue Mar 24 2015 
Why Pan American Silver Will Be Able to Make a Comeback Mar 11 2015 
Pan American Silver's Strong Fundamentals Will Lead to Growth in the Long Run Jan 27 2015 
Is Pan American Silver a Good Long-Term Investment? Jan 08 2015 
Pan American Silver Corp. Earnings Lose The Steam, But Earnestly Rewards Investors Nov 16 2014 

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