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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 0.22
PRI's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
92% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 5.83 vs. PRI: 0.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
PRI' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.42 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.22
Equity to Asset 0.11
PRI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
62% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.09 vs. PRI: 0.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
PRI' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.13 Max: 0.38
Current: 0.11
0.11
0.38
Interest Coverage 8.28
PRI's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
68% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 30.15 vs. PRI: 8.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
PRI' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7  Med: 13.02 Max: 9999.99
Current: 8.28
7
9999.99
F-Score: 6
WACC vs ROIC
9.12%
11.05%
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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 20.58
PRI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 9.73 vs. PRI: 20.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
PRI' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.07  Med: 22.26 Max: 38.2
Current: 20.58
16.07
38.2
Net-margin (%) 13.40
PRI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 89 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 6.46 vs. PRI: 13.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
PRI' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.63  Med: 14.43 Max: 24.83
Current: 13.4
7.63
24.83
ROE (%) 15.30
PRI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 89 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 9.73 vs. PRI: 15.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
PRI' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.77  Med: 11.40 Max: 14.71
Current: 15.3
3.77
14.71
ROA (%) 1.75
PRI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.87 vs. PRI: 1.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
PRI' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.44  Med: 1.72 Max: 3.98
Current: 1.75
1.44
3.98
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 17.60
PRI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 8.70 vs. PRI: 17.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PRI' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -13.60 Max: 17.6
Current: 17.6
0
17.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 15.20
PRI's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 70 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 11.20 vs. PRI: 15.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PRI' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -21.50 Max: 15.2
Current: 15.2
0
15.2
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 14.90
PRI's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 14.90 vs. PRI: 14.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PRI' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -4.70 Max: 14.9
Current: 14.9
0
14.9
» PRI's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Equity & Asset
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

PRI Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 11,500 sh (New)
Jim Simons 81,500 sh (New)
Ron Baron 3,602,096 sh (+0.14%)
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Richard Pzena 716,313 sh (-0.15%)
Ken Fisher 549,176 sh (-0.82%)
Ruane Cunniff 3,619,968 sh (-2.60%)
Glenn Greenberg 2,108,727 sh (-10.07%)
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Q2 2015

PRI Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 210,200 sh (+157.91%)
Glenn Greenberg 2,695,109 sh (+27.81%)
Richard Pzena 718,963 sh (+0.37%)
Ron Baron 3,608,265 sh (+0.17%)
Ken Fisher 548,896 sh (-0.05%)
Ruane Cunniff 2,882,651 sh (-20.37%)
Paul Tudor Jones 6,400 sh (-44.35%)
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Q3 2015

PRI Guru Trades in Q3 2015

David Dreman 4,616 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 624,805 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 10,395 sh (+62.42%)
Glenn Greenberg 3,106,919 sh (+15.28%)
Ruane Cunniff 2,882,551 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Ron Baron 3,592,842 sh (-0.43%)
Ken Fisher 543,166 sh (-1.04%)
Richard Pzena 364,514 sh (-49.30%)
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Q4 2015

PRI Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Ken Fisher 536,061 sh (-1.31%)
Richard Pzena 227,759 sh (-37.52%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 11.53
PRI's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
52% of the 75 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 12.00 vs. PRI: 11.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
PRI' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.78  Med: 12.46 Max: 16.89
Current: 11.53
3.78
16.89
Forward P/E 8.96
PRI's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
68% of the 50 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 11.06 vs. PRI: 8.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 11.53
PRI's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
52% of the 75 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 12.00 vs. PRI: 11.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
PRI' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.77  Med: 12.26 Max: 17.12
Current: 11.53
3.77
17.12
P/B 1.76
PRI's P/B is ranked lower than
72% of the 87 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. PRI: 1.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
PRI' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 1.44 Max: 2.31
Current: 1.76
0.91
2.31
P/S 1.55
PRI's P/S is ranked lower than
75% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.87 vs. PRI: 1.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
PRI' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.79  Med: 1.69 Max: 2.24
Current: 1.55
0.79
2.24
PFCF 9.07
PRI's PFCF is ranked lower than
69% of the 49 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 5.51 vs. PRI: 9.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
PRI' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.71  Med: 13.30 Max: 106.45
Current: 9.07
3.71
106.45
POCF 8.79
PRI's POCF is ranked lower than
74% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 4.23 vs. PRI: 8.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
PRI' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.66  Med: 12.69 Max: 53.23
Current: 8.79
3.66
53.23
EV-to-EBIT 7.98
PRI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
52% of the 73 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 8.22 vs. PRI: 7.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
PRI' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.5  Med: 7.70 Max: 11.1
Current: 7.98
2.5
11.1
EV-to-EBITDA 7.70
PRI's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
50% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 7.80 vs. PRI: 7.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
PRI' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.4  Med: 7.30 Max: 10.7
Current: 7.7
2.4
10.7

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.54
PRI's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 111 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 5.03 vs. PRI: 1.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
PRI' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.91 Max: 1.54
Current: 1.54
0.04
1.54
Dividend Payout 0.17
PRI's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
77% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.30 vs. PRI: 0.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
PRI' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.14 Max: 0.2
Current: 0.17
0.02
0.2
Dividend Growth (3y) 68.70
PRI's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
94% of the 53 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. PRI: 68.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
PRI' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 180.2
Current: 68.7
0
180.2
Forward Dividend Yield 1.52
PRI's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 3.61 vs. PRI: 1.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.54
PRI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 117 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 4.61 vs. PRI: 1.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
PRI' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.91 Max: 1.54
Current: 1.54
0.04
1.54
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 9.30
PRI's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
97% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. PRI: 9.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
PRI' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.9  Med: 9.30 Max: 0
Current: 9.3

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 1.85
PRI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
60% of the 84 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.54 vs. PRI: 1.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
PRI' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.06  Med: 1.45 Max: 2.39
Current: 1.85
1.06
2.39
Price/Projected FCF 0.82
PRI's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
67% of the 51 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. PRI: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
PRI' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 0.88 Max: 0.99
Current: 0.82
0.52
0.99
Price/Median PS Value 0.91
PRI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
53% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. PRI: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
PRI' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 0.98 Max: 1.31
Current: 0.91
0.48
1.31
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.52
PRI's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
86% of the 35 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. PRI: 1.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
PRI' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.47  Med: 1.65 Max: 1.91
Current: 1.52
1.47
1.91
Price/Graham Number 0.98
PRI's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
63% of the 71 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. PRI: 0.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
PRI' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 0.89 Max: 1.33
Current: 0.98
0.46
1.33
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 12.54
PRI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 86 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 10.20 vs. PRI: 12.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
PRI' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9  Med: 13.10 Max: 40.4
Current: 12.54
9
40.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 12.61
PRI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 60 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 21.24 vs. PRI: 12.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
PRI' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.2  Med: 1.70 Max: 12.6
Current: 12.61
-4.2
12.6

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $1398
EPS $ 3.59
Beta1.10
Short Percentage of Float15.31%
52-Week Range $40.10 - 55.24
Shares Outstanding(Mil)48.36

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 1,409 1,493 1,591
EPS($) 3.68 4.15 4.70
EPS without NRI($) 3.68 4.15 4.70

Business Description

Industry: Insurance - Life » Insurance - Life
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Traded in other countries:PI7.Germany,
Primerica Inc was incorporated in the United States as a Delaware corporation in October 2009 to serve as a holding company for the Primerica business. The Company is a distributor of financial products to middle income households in United States and Canada. The Company assists its clients to meet their needs for term life insurance, which it underwrites, and mutual funds, variable annuities and other asset protection products, which it distributes on behalf of third parties. It conduct business activities in the United States through three entities: Primerica Financial Services, Inc. (PFS), general agency and marketing company; Primerica Life Insurance Company (Primerica Life), principal life insurance underwriting company; and PFS Investments Inc. (PFS Investments), investment and savings products company, broker-dealer and registered investment advisor. It also conducts business activities in Canada through three entities: Primerica Life Insurance Company of Canada (Primerica Life Canada), Canadian life insurance underwriting company; PFSL Investments Canada Ltd. (PFSL Investments Canada), Canadian licensed mutual fund dealer; and PFSL Fund Management Ltd. (PFSL Fund Management), Canadian investment funds manager. The Company has three operating segments to organize, evaluate and manage its business: Term Life Insurance, Investment and Savings Products, and Corporate and Other Distributed Products. Through its three life insurance subsidiaries - Primerica Life, NBLIC and Primerica Life Canada, the Company offers term life insurance to clients in the United States, its territories, the District of Columbia and Canada. Through PFS; PFS Investments; Primerica Life Canada; PFSL Investments Canada; and its licensed sales representatives, the Company distributes and sells to its client's mutual funds, variable and fixed annuities and segregated funds. It offers Primerica DebtWatchers, long-term care insurance, prepaid legal services, and auto and homeowners' insurance referrals as well as debt consolidation referrals in Canada. The Company offers its U.S. clients long-term care insurance, underwritten and provided by Genworth Life Insurance Company and its affiliates. It competes directly with a variety of financial institutions, such as insurance companies, insurance brokers, banks, finance companies, credit unions, loan brokers, broker-dealers, mutual fund companies and other national and international financial products and services companies. The Company's operations are subject to laws and governmental regulations, including administrative determinations, court decisions and similar constraints.
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