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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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Cash to Debt 0.60
PCLN's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
51% of the 868 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. PCLN: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
PCLN' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 2.58 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.6
Equity to Asset 0.49
PCLN's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
56% of the 854 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. PCLN: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
PCLN' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.28  Med: 0.56 Max: 0.91
Current: 0.49
-1.28
0.91
Interest Coverage 14.12
PCLN's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
52% of the 719 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 12.85 vs. PCLN: 14.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
PCLN' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.31  Med: 23.31 Max: 44.1
Current: 14.12
8.31
44.1
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 6.36
M-Score: -2.72
WACC vs ROIC
13.20%
17.70%
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 : 9/10

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Operating margin (%) 26.69
PCLN's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 865 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 8.03 vs. PCLN: 26.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
PCLN' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.52  Med: 28.81 Max: 36.41
Current: 26.69
5.52
36.41
Net-margin (%) 18.91
PCLN's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 865 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 5.02 vs. PCLN: 18.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
PCLN' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.63  Med: 22.59 Max: 28.69
Current: 18.91
6.63
28.69
ROE (%) 21.62
PCLN's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 837 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 5.25 vs. PCLN: 21.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
PCLN' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.22  Med: 33.43 Max: 48.45
Current: 21.62
20.22
48.45
ROA (%) 10.67
PCLN's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 875 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. PCLN: 10.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
PCLN' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.01  Med: 20.73 Max: 31.11
Current: 10.67
8.01
31.11
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 926.10
PCLN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 869 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 9.58 vs. PCLN: 926.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
PCLN' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 363.81  Med: 1700.18 Max: 2689.8
Current: 926.1
363.81
2689.8
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 20.40
PCLN's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 710 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. PCLN: 20.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PCLN' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.7  Med: 23.2 Max: 184.8
Current: 20.4
-20.7
184.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 23.30
PCLN's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 616 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. PCLN: 23.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PCLN' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -72.8  Med: 54.15 Max: 148.1
Current: 23.3
-72.8
148.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 21.40
PCLN's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 528 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. PCLN: 21.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PCLN' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -77.1  Med: 42.75 Max: 83.9
Current: 21.4
-77.1
83.9
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Q1 2016

PCLN Guru Trades in Q1 2016

RS Investment Management 1,110 sh (New)
Jim Simons 76,899 sh (New)
John Burbank 31,840 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 15,200 sh (New)
Lee Ainslie 262,612 sh (+20273.31%)
Joel Greenblatt 17,030 sh (+359.90%)
David Rolfe 280,581 sh (+21.47%)
Zeke Ashton 1,960 sh (+8.89%)
Dodge & Cox 678,743 sh (+0.35%)
Mario Gabelli 1,445 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 3,400 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 6,900 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
David Tepper Sold Out
Andreas Halvorsen Sold Out
Larry Robbins Sold Out
John Paulson Sold Out
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 320,498 sh (-4.51%)
Steve Mandel 791,637 sh (-5.13%)
Ray Dalio 6,551 sh (-5.88%)
Ken Fisher 734 sh (-8.82%)
Paul Tudor Jones 965 sh (-9.64%)
Frank Sands 984,460 sh (-10.40%)
Chris Davis 211,108 sh (-13.39%)
Alan Fournier 76,789 sh (-15.00%)
Ron Baron 46,164 sh (-22.60%)
Chase Coleman 550,898 sh (-27.36%)
John Griffin 161,800 sh (-38.69%)
Spiros Segalas 293,121 sh (-17.54%)
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Q2 2016

PCLN Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Tom Gayner 200 sh (New)
John Paulson 1,700 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 69,100 sh (+354.61%)
RS Investment Management 2,640 sh (+137.84%)
Lee Ainslie 376,419 sh (+43.34%)
Steve Mandel 1,120,758 sh (+41.57%)
Chase Coleman 750,000 sh (+36.14%)
Frank Sands 1,181,218 sh (+19.99%)
Alan Fournier 86,929 sh (+13.21%)
Joel Greenblatt 18,054 sh (+6.01%)
Spiros Segalas 293,121 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
John Burbank Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 1,442 sh (-0.21%)
Ron Baron 46,030 sh (-0.29%)
Dodge & Cox 674,778 sh (-0.58%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 300,302 sh (-6.30%)
John Griffin 148,950 sh (-7.94%)
David Rolfe 253,186 sh (-9.76%)
Ken Fisher 645 sh (-12.13%)
Chris Davis 163,088 sh (-22.75%)
Zeke Ashton 1,300 sh (-33.67%)
Ray Dalio 3,500 sh (-46.57%)
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Q3 2016

PCLN Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jana Partners 105,409 sh (New)
Jim Simons 51,399 sh (New)
Julian Robertson 16,500 sh (New)
First Pacific Advisors 500 sh (New)
Stanley Druckenmiller 13,780 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 14,500 sh (New)
George Soros 295 sh (New)
Chase Coleman 920,669 sh (+22.76%)
Dodge & Cox 807,358 sh (+19.65%)
Frank Sands 1,355,801 sh (+14.78%)
Ken Fisher 733 sh (+13.64%)
Lee Ainslie 408,702 sh (+8.58%)
Spiros Segalas 356,776 sh (+21.72%)
Tom Gayner 200 sh (unchged)
Zeke Ashton 1,300 sh (unchged)
Chase Coleman 74,900 sh (unchged)
John Griffin Sold Out
John Paulson Sold Out
Ron Baron 43,052 sh (-6.47%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 277,236 sh (-7.68%)
Chris Davis 145,699 sh (-10.66%)
David Rolfe 219,484 sh (-13.31%)
Steven Cohen 56,300 sh (-18.52%)
Alan Fournier 55,729 sh (-35.89%)
Steve Mandel 574,683 sh (-48.72%)
Joel Greenblatt 6,601 sh (-63.44%)
Mario Gabelli 411 sh (-71.50%)
Ray Dalio 700 sh (-80.00%)
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Q4 2016

PCLN Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Ken Fisher 717 sh (-2.18%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 256,717 sh (-7.40%)
Spiros Segalas 308,908 sh (-13.42%)
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Business Description

Industry: Travel & Leisure » Leisure    NAICS: 561499    SIC: 4724
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Priceline Group Inc is a provider of online travel and travel related reservation and search services. The Company offer consumers accommodation reservations through its Booking.com, priceline.com and agoda.com brands.

The Priceline Group Inc was formed as a Delaware limited liability company in 1997 and was converted into a Delaware corporation in July 1998. On April 1, 2014, the Company changed its name from priceline.com Incorporated to The Priceline Group Inc. The Company is a provider of online travel and travel related reservation and search services. It offers consumers accommodation reservations services (including hotels, bed and breakfasts, hostels, apartments, vacation rentals and other properties) through six brands Booking.com, KAYAK, agoda.com, rentalcars.com and OpenTable. The Booking.com is an online accommodation reservation, based on room nights booked, with operations globally and headquarters in the Netherlands. The Priceline.com offers online travel reservation services in the United States and is headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut. Through priceline.com, the company offers consumers hotel, rental car and airline ticket reservation services, as well as vacation packages and cruises. The KAYAK, headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, provides an online price comparison service that allows consumers to easily search and compares travel itineraries and prices, including airline ticket, accommodation reservation and rental car reservation information, from hundreds of travel websites at once. The Agoda.com is an online accommodation reservation service catering to consumers in the Asia-Pacific region, with headquarters in Singapore and operations in Bangkok, Thailand and throughout the region. The Rentalcars.com is an online rental car reservation service and is headquartered in Manchester, England. Rentalcars.com offers a merchant, online retail and opaque rental car reservation service allowing consumers to make rental car reservations with customer support provided in 40 languages. The OpenTable is an online restaurant reservation. Headquartered in San Francisco, California, OpenTable provides online restaurant reservation services to consumers and reservation management services to restaurants. The OpenTable does business in the United States. The Company's competitors include Google, Apple, Alibaba, Amazon and Facebook, Expedia, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Orbitz, Travelocity, Wotif, Cheaptickets, ebookers, HotelClub, RatesToGo, CarRentals.com, Groupon, arlson Wagonlit, American Express, Thomas Cook and Tui Travel, TripAdvisor's LaFourchette, Yelp's SeatMe, Zomato, Bookatable, Uber, Lyft, Gett, Zipcar, BlaBlaCar, Didi Kuaidi and Ola.

Guru Investment Theses on The Priceline Group Inc

David Rolfe Comments on Priceline - Oct 21, 2016

Priceline (NASDAQ:PCLN) was another top contributor to performance during the quarter. Despite its strong performance, in our view, Priceline’s stock has underperformed its corporate fundamentals. Over the past three years, earnings per share are up a cumulative +60%, while the P/E multiple has contracted about 15%, to around 19X the next 12-month earnings. Further, if we assume that all stocks receive some kind of multiple expansion benefits due to currently low interest rates, 3 then Priceline’s multiple contraction looks all the more stark. Thus, although Priceline has executed torrid value creation relative to the benchmark, the stock has posted a fraction of the outperformance. We continue to think Priceline’s competitive advantage consists of scale on both the supply and demand side of the hospitality industry. With over 90% of the Company’s profitability coming from non-US markets, particularly from Europe, we believe their strategy of foregoing low-margin US bookings in favor of bookings in higher-margin, fragmented markets is a sensible one.



From David Rolfe (Trades, Portfolio)'s Wedgewood Partners third-quarter 2016 shareholder letter.

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David Rolfe Comments on Priceline - Oct 17, 2016

Priceline (NASDAQ:PCLN) was another top contributor to performance during the quarter. Despite its strong performance, in our view, Priceline’s stock has underperformed its corporate fundamentals. Over the past three years, earnings per share are up a cumulative +60%, while the P/E multiple has contracted about 15%, to around 19X the next 12-month earnings. Further, if we assume that all stocks receive some kind of multiple expansion benefits due to currently low interest rates, 3 then Priceline’s multiple contraction looks all the more stark. Thus, although Priceline has executed torrid value creation relative to the benchmark, the stock has posted a fraction of the outperformance. We continue to think Priceline’s competitive advantage consists of scale on both the supply and demand side of the hospitality industry. With over 90% of the Company’s profitability coming from non-US markets, particularly from Europe, we believe their strategy of foregoing low-margin US bookings in favor of bookings in higher-margin, fragmented markets is a sensible one.



From Wedgewood Partners' third quarter 2016 shareholder commentary.



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Baron Funds Comments on The Priceline Group - Jul 13, 2016

The Priceline Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) is a Consumer Discretionary company that provides online platforms connecting retailers in the travel space – hoteliers, airlines, rental cars, restaurants – with consumers. Priceline first became known for its “Name Your Own Price” system, where travelers would name their price for airline tickets and other travel services. The company has since grown to become the global leader among online travel agencies, operating in more than 200 countries through six primary brands: Booking.com, priceline.com, agoda.com, KAYAK, Rentalcars.com, and OpenTable. The stock has more than doubled in the time we have owned it. We think Priceline has a long runway for growth, especially in emerging markets, where industry penetration levels are still much lower than in developed countries.



From Baron Funds' Summer 2016 Newsletter.



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David Rolfe Comments on Priceline - Oct 15, 2015

During the quarter, Priceline (NASDAQ:PCLN)’s prolific growth continued unabated as total bookings grew 26% year-over-year, on a constant currency basis. We continue to think Priceline is doing an excellent job getting returns on shareholder funds, reinvesting in travel service demand, particularly through its industry leading, $2.6 billion online marketing budget, which grew slightly less than bookings9. While Priceline’s business model revolves around connecting travel industry asset owners (e.g. hotels, rental cars, restaurants) with travelers, we think the Company’s competitive advantage comes from being a highly-efficient, and therefore low -cost provider focused on serving smaller, more fragmented asset owners that lack the scale and marketing reach of Priceline’s global, online properties. In spite of this, the vast majority of Priceline’s profits are generated outside of the US, so recent currency headwinds have had a significant, albeit purely translational, effect on the Company’s “headline” fundamental results. We do not have much of an edge in predicting currencies, however we believe the effects of these headwinds will annualize themselves out of results in the next few quarters, and investors will re-discover that Priceline’s core growth potential and competitive advantage remain intact. Adjusted for net cash on the Priceline balance sheet, we think the Company’s earnings multiple is at a reasonable, mid-to-high teens level, based on 2016 consensus estimates. We think it has been increasingly difficult to find investment opportunities that exhibit such high levels of profitable, organic growth while paying reasonable valuations, so we added to our Priceline weightings during the quarter.

From David Rolfe (Trades, Portfolio)'s Wedgewood Partners third quarter 2015 letter.

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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 39.62
PCLN's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
77% of the 613 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 20.92 vs. PCLN: 39.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
PCLN' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.8  Med: 26.74 Max: 50.7
Current: 39.62
5.8
50.7
Forward P/E 21.05
PCLN's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
68% of the 138 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 16.69 vs. PCLN: 21.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 39.62
PCLN's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
76% of the 617 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 21.63 vs. PCLN: 39.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
PCLN' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.8  Med: 26.74 Max: 50.7
Current: 39.62
5.8
50.7
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 34.93
PCLN's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
72% of the 394 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 18.63 vs. PCLN: 34.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
PCLN' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.7  Med: 24.97 Max: 58.96
Current: 34.93
11.7
58.96
P/B 7.83
PCLN's P/B is ranked lower than
92% of the 831 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. PCLN: 7.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
PCLN' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.51  Med: 7.45 Max: 15.75
Current: 7.83
2.51
15.75
P/S 7.51
PCLN's P/S is ranked lower than
89% of the 846 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.77 vs. PCLN: 7.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
PCLN' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.08  Med: 6.39 Max: 10.39
Current: 7.51
1.08
10.39
PFCF 22.80
PCLN's PFCF is ranked lower than
63% of the 379 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 17.03 vs. PCLN: 22.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
PCLN' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.85  Med: 22.6 Max: 46.74
Current: 22.8
8.85
46.74
POCF 21.16
PCLN's POCF is ranked lower than
79% of the 517 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 10.54 vs. PCLN: 21.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
PCLN' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.32  Med: 21.33 Max: 41.2
Current: 21.16
8.32
41.2
EV-to-EBIT 28.82
PCLN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
73% of the 654 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 17.20 vs. PCLN: 28.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
PCLN' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.6  Med: 21.8 Max: 50.7
Current: 28.82
8.6
50.7
EV-to-EBITDA 26.01
PCLN's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
78% of the 706 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 11.97 vs. PCLN: 26.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
PCLN' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.5  Med: 19.6 Max: 31.6
Current: 26.01
7.5
31.6
PEG 1.21
PCLN's PEG is ranked higher than
72% of the 284 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. PCLN: 1.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
PCLN' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.55 Max: 1.75
Current: 1.21
0.23
1.75
Shiller P/E 63.49
PCLN's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
78% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 27.58 vs. PCLN: 63.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
PCLN' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 47.68  Med: 87.35 Max: 277.8
Current: 63.49
47.68
277.8
Current Ratio 2.01
PCLN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 850 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. PCLN: 2.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
PCLN' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.76  Med: 2.76 Max: 8.93
Current: 2.01
0.76
8.93
Quick Ratio 2.01
PCLN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 850 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. PCLN: 2.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
PCLN' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.76  Med: 2.76 Max: 8.93
Current: 2.01
0.76
8.93
Days Sales Outstanding 38.80
PCLN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
63% of the 630 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 26.87 vs. PCLN: 38.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
PCLN' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.77  Med: 20.69 Max: 38.8
Current: 38.8
15.77
38.8
Days Payable 378.59
PCLN's Days Payable is ranked higher than
93% of the 527 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 47.05 vs. PCLN: 378.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
PCLN' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.19  Med: 35.03 Max: 378.59
Current: 378.59
18.19
378.59

Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.20
PCLN's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 438 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: -1.90 vs. PCLN: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
PCLN' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.3  Med: -2 Max: 0.9
Current: 0.2
-16.3
0.9

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 14.35
PCLN's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
93% of the 731 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. PCLN: 14.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
PCLN' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.61  Med: 15.92 Max: 195.71
Current: 14.35
2.61
195.71
Price/Projected FCF 1.86
PCLN's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
62% of the 363 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. PCLN: 1.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
PCLN' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.62  Med: 2.63 Max: 53.61
Current: 1.86
1.62
53.61
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.39
PCLN's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
54% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. PCLN: 1.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.18
PCLN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
61% of the 679 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. PCLN: 1.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
PCLN' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.53 Max: 5.88
Current: 1.18
0.03
5.88
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.75
PCLN's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
53% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. PCLN: 1.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
PCLN' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 1.02 Max: 1.78
Current: 1.75
0.63
1.78
Price/Graham Number 5.03
PCLN's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
90% of the 492 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. PCLN: 5.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
PCLN' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.88  Med: 4.23 Max: 16.77
Current: 5.03
2.88
16.77
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 3.46
PCLN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 853 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. PCLN: 3.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
PCLN' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2  Med: 4.6 Max: 11.7
Current: 3.46
2
11.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 25.79
PCLN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 414 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 7.29 vs. PCLN: 25.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
PCLN' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.1  Med: 53.1 Max: 66.9
Current: 25.79
1.1
66.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $10,395
EPS (TTM) $ 39.25
Beta1.53
Short Percentage of Float3.32%
52-Week Range $954.02 - 1600.93
Shares Outstanding (Mil)49.35

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 10,683 12,168 13,798 15,606
EPS ($) 65.29 74.53 82.58 96.98
EPS w/o NRI ($) 65.29 74.53 82.58 96.98
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
16.92%
Dividends Per Share ($)
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