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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 : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 2.92
RY's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
57% of the 970 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. RY: 2.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
RY' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.23  Med: 2.73 Max: 9.04
Current: 2.92
0.23
9.04
Equity to Asset 0.06
RY's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
84% of the 1323 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. RY: 0.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
RY' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.05 Max: 0.06
Current: 0.06
0.04
0.06
Interest Coverage 1.48
RY's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
53% of the 1239 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. RY: 1.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
RY' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.24  Med: 0.43 Max: 1.48
Current: 1.48
0.24
1.48
F-Score: 6
WACC vs ROIC
14.43%
25.68%
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 (%) 35.14
RY's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 1388 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 29.90 vs. RY: 35.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
RY' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 18.99  Med: 28.81 Max: 34.33
Current: 35.14
18.99
34.33
Net-margin (%) 26.72
RY's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1388 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 21.60 vs. RY: 26.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
RY' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 13.25  Med: 17.95 Max: 26.87
Current: 26.72
13.25
26.87
ROE (%) 17.71
RY's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1390 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 8.16 vs. RY: 17.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
RY' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 10.71  Med: 15.60 Max: 23.22
Current: 17.71
10.71
23.22
ROA (%) 0.98
RY's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1399 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.84 vs. RY: 0.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
RY' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.56  Med: 0.76 Max: 0.99
Current: 0.98
0.56
0.99
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 478.64
RY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1381 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 76.24 vs. RY: 478.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
RY' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 23.07  Med: 261.01 Max: 440.23
Current: 478.64
23.07
440.23
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 11.40
RY's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1174 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. RY: 11.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
RY' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -0.5  Med: 8.70 Max: 15.6
Current: 11.4
-0.5
15.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 21.40
RY's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1035 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. RY: 21.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
RY' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -0.7  Med: 9.00 Max: 21.4
Current: 21.4
-0.7
21.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 9.70
RY's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 1042 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 9.40 vs. RY: 9.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
RY' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -10.7  Med: 10.50 Max: 24.5
Current: 9.7
-10.7
24.5
» RY's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Equity & Asset
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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

RY Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 515,619 sh (+59.67%)
Ken Fisher 6,743,019 sh (+0.32%)
Ruane Cunniff 50,400 sh (unchged)
Bill Frels 18,423 sh (unchged)
Kyle Bass Sold Out
Scott Black 127,598 sh (-2.47%)
David Dreman 364 sh (-56.30%)
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Q4 2014

RY Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 735,819 sh (+42.71%)
Ken Fisher 6,750,465 sh (+0.11%)
Ruane Cunniff 50,400 sh (unchged)
Bill Frels 18,423 sh (unchged)
Scott Black 127,026 sh (-0.45%)
David Dreman 295 sh (-18.96%)
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Q1 2015

RY Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 956,319 sh (+29.97%)
Scott Black 148,051 sh (+16.55%)
David Dreman 295 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff 50,400 sh (unchged)
Ken Fisher 6,746,760 sh (-0.05%)
Bill Frels 17,790 sh (-3.44%)
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Q2 2015

RY Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Ken Fisher 102,319 sh (-98.48%)
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Preferred stocks of Royal Bank Of Canada

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
RY.PR.I.Canada25.063.51First Pfd Shs Series -AJ
RY.PR.B.Canada24.994.714.7 % Non-Cum First Pfd Shs Series -AB
RY.NO.H.Canada25.941.445.65 % Non-Cum First Pfd Shs Series -AH
RY.PR.L.Canada25.623.11Non-Cum 1st Pfd Shs Series -AL
RY.PR.A.Canada25.254.41Royal Bank of Canada Non-Cumulative First Preferred Shares Series AA
RY.PR.E.Canada24.954.494 1/2 % Non-Cum 1st Pfd Shs Series -AE
RY.PR.N.Canada24.646.25Ser - BH
RY.PR.W.Canada24.643.70Royal Bank of Canada Non-Cumulative First Preferred Shares Series W
RY.PR.P.Canada24.996.25Royal Bank of Canada,Non-Cum Preferred Shares, Series AP
RY.PR.R.Canada24.996.25Series -AR
RY.PR.X.Canada25.006.25Non-cumulative five-year rate reset first preferred shares, Series AX
RY.PR.D.Canada25.014.524 1/2 % Non-Cum 1st Pfd Shs Series -AD
RY.PR.T.Canada25.026.25Non-cumulative five-year rate reset first preferred shares, Series AT
RY.PR.G.Canada25.054.484 1/2 % Non-Cum First Pfd Shs Series -AG
RY.PR.F.Canada24.954.45Royal Bank of Canada 4.45% Non-Cumulative First Preferred Shares Series AF
RY.PR.Y.Canada25.016.10Non-Cum First Pfd Shs Series -AX-
RY.PR.C.Canada24.924.614.6 % Non Cum Conv Red 1st Pfd Shs Series -AC
RY.PR.H.Canada22.254.21Non-Cum 1st Red Pref Shs Series -BB-
RBKDF19.474.944 1/2 % Non-Cum 1st Pfd Shs Series -AD
RY.PR.Z.Canada22.263.31Non-Cum First Pfd Shs Series -AZ-
RY.PR.K.Canada23.652.271st Pfd Shs Series -AK-
RBCDF20.051.06Non-Cum 1st Pfd Shs Series -AL
RY.PR.J.Canada24.331.16
RY.PR.M.Canada23.840.00Non-Cum 1st Red Pfd Shs Series -BF-
RYLBF0.000.00Royal Bank of Canada Non-Cumulative First Preferred Shares Series AA
RY.PR.O.Canada0.000.00

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 11.53
RY's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
65% of the 1251 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 13.80 vs. RY: 11.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
RY' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 0.59  Med: 13.12 Max: 22.38
Current: 11.53
0.59
22.38
Forward P/E 10.72
RY's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
64% of the 710 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 12.17 vs. RY: 10.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 11.50
RY's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
65% of the 1248 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 13.80 vs. RY: 11.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
RY' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 0.45  Med: 12.91 Max: 22.38
Current: 11.5
0.45
22.38
P/B 2.08
RY's P/B is ranked lower than
89% of the 1349 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. RY: 2.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
RY' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.25  Med: 2.33 Max: 3.47
Current: 2.08
1.25
3.47
P/S 3.00
RY's P/S is ranked lower than
51% of the 1371 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.99 vs. RY: 3.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
RY' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.07  Med: 2.99 Max: 3.62
Current: 3
0.07
3.62
PFCF 8.40
RY's PFCF is ranked higher than
61% of the 803 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 11.27 vs. RY: 8.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
RY' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.08  Med: 8.92 Max: 128.93
Current: 8.4
2.08
128.93
POCF 7.70
RY's POCF is ranked higher than
59% of the 916 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 9.79 vs. RY: 7.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
RY' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 1.95  Med: 8.28 Max: 40.83
Current: 7.7
1.95
40.83
EV-to-EBIT 8.09
RY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
79% of the 1255 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 13.99 vs. RY: 8.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
RY' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0.4  Med: 11.60 Max: 21.7
Current: 8.09
0.4
21.7
PEG 1.01
RY's PEG is ranked higher than
54% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. RY: 1.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
RY' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.01  Med: 1.42 Max: 117.55
Current: 1.01
0.01
117.55
Shiller P/E 14.69
RY's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
61% of the 770 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 16.76 vs. RY: 14.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
RY' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 2.23  Med: 4.88 Max: 18.06
Current: 14.69
2.23
18.06

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 4.36
RY's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
79% of the 2204 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. RY: 4.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
RY' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 2.39  Med: 3.65 Max: 7.39
Current: 4.36
2.39
7.39
Dividend Payout 0.46
RY's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
69% of the 1287 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. RY: 0.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
RY' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.45 Max: 0.81
Current: 0.46
0.01
0.81
Dividend growth (3y) 10.90
RY's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
60% of the 657 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. RY: 10.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend growth (3y) only.
RY' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0  Med: 10.90 Max: 68.1
Current: 10.9
0
68.1
Yield on cost (5-Year) 6.38
RY's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
81% of the 2195 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 3.03 vs. RY: 6.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
RY' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 3.45  Med: 5.26 Max: 10.66
Current: 6.38
3.45
10.66
Share Buyback Rate 0.40
RY's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
83% of the 997 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: -1.90 vs. RY: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
RY' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 1.3  Med: -0.40 Max: -3.7
Current: 0.4

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 2.65
RY's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
92% of the 1328 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. RY: 2.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
RY' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.34  Med: 3.07 Max: 4.53
Current: 2.65
1.34
4.53
Price/Projected FCF 1.09
RY's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
79% of the 775 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.67 vs. RY: 1.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
RY' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.77  Med: 1.18 Max: 4.78
Current: 1.09
0.77
4.78
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 0.85
RY's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
61% of the 56 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.77 vs. RY: 0.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.00
RY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
63% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. RY: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
RY' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.83 Max: 1.17
Current: 1
0.02
1.17
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.87
RY's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
56% of the 358 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. RY: 0.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
RY' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.02  Med: 1.45 Max: 3.15
Current: 0.87
0.02
3.15
Price/Graham Number 1.08
RY's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
69% of the 1155 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. RY: 1.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
RY' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.61  Med: 1.25 Max: 1.64
Current: 1.08
0.61
1.64
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 12.38
RY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1372 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. RY: 12.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
RY' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 4.6  Med: 8.60 Max: 267.1
Current: 12.38
4.6
267.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 17.86
RY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 765 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 13.43 vs. RY: 17.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
RY' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -109.9  Med: 8.25 Max: 30
Current: 17.86
-109.9
30

Business Description

Industry: Banks » Banks - Global
Compare:CM, NTIOF, BNS, CBWBF, LRCDF » details
Traded in other countries:RY.PR.I.Canada, RY.PR.B.Canada, RY.Canada, RY.NO.H.Canada, RY.PR.L.Canada, RY.PR.A.Canada, RY.PR.E.Canada, RY.PR.N.Canada, RY.PR.W.Canada, RY.PR.P.Canada, RY.PR.R.Canada, RY.PR.X.Canada, RY.PR.D.Canada, RY.PR.T.Canada, RY.PR.G.Canada, RY.PR.F.Canada, RY.PR.Y.Canada, RY.PR.C.Canada, RY.Switzerland, RY.PR.H.Canada, RBKDF.USA, RY.PR.Z.Canada, RY.PR.K.Canada, RBCDF.USA, RY.PR.J.Canada, RY.PR.M.Canada, RY N.Mexico, 0QKU.UK, RYC.Germany,
Royal Bank Of Canada was incorporated on June 22, 1869. The Company is a financial services company which provides personal and commercial banking. It has five segments; Personal & Commercial Banking, Wealth Management, Insurance, Investor & Treasury Services & Capital Markets. It provides financial products and services to individual and business clients. The Company operates approximately116 branches in 19 countries and territories in the U.S. Personal & Commercial Banking comprises personal and business banking operations as well as certain retail investment businesses and is operated through four business lines; Personal Financial Services, Business Financial Services and Cards and Payment Solutions (Canadian Banking), and Caribbean & U.S. Banking. Wealth Management comprises Canadian Wealth Management, U.S. & International Wealth Management and Global Asset Management. It serves affluent, high net worth and ultra-high net worth clients in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, and emerging markets with a comprehensive suite of investment, trust, banking, credit and other wealth management solutions. Insurance comprises insurance operations in Canada and operates under two business lines; Canadian Insurance and International Insurance. Investor & Treasury Services offers custody, fund and pension administration, as well as an integrated suite of products to institutional investors. It also provides cash management, correspondent banking and trade finance services to financial institutions and funding and liquidity management for the Company as well as other select institutions. Capital Markets comprises of wholesale banking businesses providing public and private companies, institutional investors, governments and central banks with products and services across its two business lines, Global Markets and Corporate and Investment Banking. The Company serves retail and corporate customers and public institutions.
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