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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

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 3.18
RY's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
81% of the 1560 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. RY: 3.18 )
RY' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 9.04
Current: 3.18

0.23
9.04
Equity to Asset 0.06
RY's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
51% of the 1990 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.09 vs. RY: 0.06 )
RY' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 0.06
Current: 0.06

0.04
0.06
Interest Coverage 1.34
RY's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
69% of the 1818 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. RY: 1.34 )
RY' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 1.34
Current: 1.34

0.24
1.34
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 0.24
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 (%) 33.67
RY's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 2001 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 28.81 vs. RY: 33.67 )
RY' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 18.99   Max: 34.4
Current: 33.67

18.99
34.4
Net-margin (%) 25.79
RY's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 2001 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 21.30 vs. RY: 25.79 )
RY' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 13.25   Max: 26.99
Current: 25.79

13.25
26.99
ROE (%) 17.64
RY's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 2011 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 8.53 vs. RY: 17.64 )
RY' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 11.4   Max: 23.59
Current: 17.64

11.4
23.59
ROA (%) 0.98
RY's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 2014 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.79 vs. RY: 0.98 )
RY' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 0.99
Current: 0.98

0.56
0.99
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 64.56
RY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 1985 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 78.14 vs. RY: 64.56 )
RY' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 23.07   Max: 355.84
Current: 64.56

23.07
355.84
Revenue Growth (%) 5.00
RY's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1721 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. RY: 5.00 )
RY' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -0.5   Max: 15.9
Current: 5

-0.5
15.9
EBITDA Growth (%) 8.20
RY's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1554 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. RY: 8.20 )
RY' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 17.2
Current: 8.2

0.1
17.2
EPS Growth (%) 17.00
RY's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1543 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 8.90 vs. RY: 17.00 )
RY' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -10.7   Max: 25.7
Current: 17

-10.7
25.7
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

RY Guru Trades in Q4 2013

David Dreman 730 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 6,480,804 sh (+1.39%)
Jim Simons 531,819 sh (+0.76%)
Bill Frels 17,890 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff 50,400 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Scott Black 166,593 sh (-2.18%)
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Q1 2014

RY Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Scott Black 183,107 sh (+9.91%)
David Dreman 753 sh (+3.15%)
Bill Frels 18,423 sh (+2.98%)
Ken Fisher 6,584,626 sh (+1.6%)
Ruane Cunniff 50,400 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 508,304 sh (-4.42%)
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Q2 2014

RY Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Kyle Bass 44,000 sh (New)
David Dreman 833 sh (+10.62%)
Ken Fisher 6,721,789 sh (+2.08%)
Ruane Cunniff 50,400 sh (unchged)
Bill Frels 18,423 sh (unchged)
Scott Black 130,827 sh (-28.55%)
Jim Simons 322,919 sh (-36.47%)
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Q3 2014

RY Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 515,619 sh (+59.67%)
Ken Fisher 6,743,019 sh (+0.32%)
Bill Frels 18,423 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff 50,400 sh (unchged)
Kyle Bass Sold Out
Scott Black 127,598 sh (-2.47%)
David Dreman 364 sh (-56.3%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with RY

(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 Reduce -56.3%$71.34 - $75.9 $ 73.450%364
Scott Black 2014-06-30 Reduce -28.55%0.37%$65.37 - $71.33 $ 73.458%130827
Scott Black 2014-03-31 Add 9.91%0.12%$61.42 - $67.23 $ 73.4514%183107
David Dreman 2013-12-31 New Buy$63.88 - $68.57 $ 73.4511%730
Ruane Cunniff 2013-09-30 New Buy0.02%$57.12 - $64.85 $ 73.4518%50400
Scott Black 2013-06-30 Add 55.02%0.43%$56.64 - $62.17 $ 73.4523%174998
John Keeley 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.0013%$59.31 - $63.66 $ 73.4519%0
John Keeley 2012-12-31 New Buy$54.99 - $61.24 $ 73.4526%1000
Ken Fisher 2012-09-30 New Buy0.97%$49.64 - $58.16 $ 73.4537%6074439
Scott Black 2012-09-30 New Buy0.88%$49.64 - $58.16 $ 73.4537%103180
Ray Dalio 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.22%$48.04 - $58.05 $ 73.4538%0
Ray Dalio 2012-03-31 New Buy0.22%$50.61 - $59.21 $ 73.4543%248000
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Preferred stocks of Royal Bank Of Canada

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
RY.PR.I.Canada25.783.77First Pfd Shs Series -AJ
RY.PR.B.Canada25.494.614.7 % Non-Cum First Pfd Shs Series -AB
RY.NO.H.Canada25.941.445.65 % Non-Cum First Pfd Shs Series -AH
RY.PR.L.Canada26.524.33Non-Cum 1st Pfd Shs Series -AL
RY.PR.A.Canada25.544.36Royal Bank of Canada Non-Cumulative First Preferred Shares Series AA
RY.PR.E.Canada25.614.394 1/2 % Non-Cum 1st Pfd Shs Series -AE
RY.PR.N.Canada25.006.25Royal Bank of Canada,Non-Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series AN
RY.PR.W.Canada25.334.84Royal 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.Canada25.564.404 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.Canada25.714.384 1/2 % Non-Cum First Pfd Shs Series -AG
RY.PR.F.Canada25.764.32Royal 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.Canada25.504.514.6 % Non Cum Conv Red 1st Pfd Shs Series -AC
RY.PR.H.Canada25.571.81Non-Cum 1st Red Pref Shs Series -BB-
RBKDF0.000.004 1/2 % Non-Cum 1st Pfd Shs Series -AD
RY.PR.Z.Canada25.603.17Non-Cum First Pfd Shs Series -AZ-
RY.PR.K.Canada25.852.061st Pfd Shs Series -AK-
RBCDF0.000.00Non-Cum 1st Pfd Shs Series -AL

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 14.20
RY's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
81% of the 2626 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 17.50 vs. RY: 14.20 )
RY' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 8.57   Max: 22.65
Current: 14.2

8.57
22.65
P/B 2.53
RY's P/B is ranked higher than
62% of the 2626 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.34 vs. RY: 2.53 )
RY' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.25   Max: 3.47
Current: 2.53

1.25
3.47
P/S 3.57
RY's P/S is ranked higher than
73% of the 2626 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 3.61 vs. RY: 3.57 )
RY' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.58   Max: 3.57
Current: 3.57

1.58
3.57
PFCF 8.66
RY's PFCF is ranked higher than
91% of the 2626 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. RY: 8.66 )
RY' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.08   Max: 134.93
Current: 8.66

2.08
134.93
EV-to-EBIT 9.77
RY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
89% of the 2626 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 19.80 vs. RY: 9.77 )
RY' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4.3   Max: 21.7
Current: 9.77

4.3
21.7
PEG 1.48
RY's PEG is ranked higher than
88% of the 2626 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. RY: 1.48 )
RY' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.84   Max: 25.27
Current: 1.48

0.84
25.27
Shiller P/E 18.86
RY's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
86% of the 2626 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. RY: 18.86 )
RY' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 8.51   Max: 22.32
Current: 18.86

8.51
22.32

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 3.50
RY's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
82% of the 1871 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.25 vs. RY: 3.50 )
RY' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 2.39   Max: 7.39
Current: 3.5

2.39
7.39
Dividend Payout 0.46
RY's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
83% of the 2626 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. RY: 0.46 )
RY' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 0.82
Current: 0.46

0.31
0.82
Dividend growth (3y) 8.20
RY's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1118 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. RY: 8.20 )
RY' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 68.1
Current: 8.2

0
68.1
Yield on cost (5-Year) 4.73
RY's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1883 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. RY: 4.73 )
RY' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 3.23   Max: 9.98
Current: 4.73

3.23
9.98
Share Buyback Rate -0.80
RY's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
77% of the 1472 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: -1.90 vs. RY: -0.80 )
RY' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 1.3   Max: -3.6
Current: -0.8

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 3.34
RY's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
63% of the 2626 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. RY: 3.34 )
RY' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.33   Max: 4.53
Current: 3.34

1.33
4.53
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.28
RY's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
76% of the 2626 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 5.54 vs. RY: 1.28 )
RY' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.76   Max: 5.81
Current: 1.28

0.76
5.81
Price/Median PS Value 1.22
RY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 2626 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. RY: 1.22 )
RY' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 1.19
Current: 1.22

0.34
1.19
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.44
RY's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
91% of the 2626 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. RY: 1.44 )
RY' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 3.15
Current: 1.44

0.02
3.15
Price/Graham Number 1.33
RY's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
70% of the 2626 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. RY: 1.33 )
RY' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 1.64
Current: 1.33

0.6
1.64
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 10.20
RY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1973 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. RY: 10.20 )
RY' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 4.6   Max: 23.2
Current: 10.2

4.6
23.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 12.74
RY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
72% of the 1512 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 13.69 vs. RY: 12.74 )
RY' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -13.4   Max: 19.5
Current: 12.74

-13.4
19.5

Business Description

Industry: Banks » Banks - Global
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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, RYC.Germany, RY.PR.H.Canada, RY.PR.Z.Canada, RY.PR.K.Canada, 0QKU.UK, RY N.Mexico
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 globally and funding and liquidity management for RBC 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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