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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 : 4/10

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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 : 2/10

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Q1 2016

SHOS Guru Trades in Q1 2016

HOTCHKIS & WILEY 10,105 sh (New)
Jim Simons 294,700 sh (+8.15%)
Chuck Royce 409,845 sh (+3.54%)
Francis Chou 1,322,209 sh (unchged)
Edward Lampert 4,771,352 sh (unchged)
Bruce Berkowitz 776,300 sh (unchged)
Fairholme Fund 640,300 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 870,143 sh (-9.99%)
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Q2 2016

SHOS Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 332,279 sh (+12.75%)
Chuck Royce 411,845 sh (+0.49%)
Bruce Berkowitz 776,850 sh (+0.07%)
Edward Lampert 4,771,352 sh (unchged)
Francis Chou 1,322,209 sh (unchged)
Fairholme Fund 640,300 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY Sold Out
Murray Stahl 798,227 sh (-8.26%)
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Q3 2016

SHOS Guru Trades in Q3 2016

HOTCHKIS & WILEY 12,795 sh (New)
Jim Simons 349,900 sh (+5.30%)
Edward Lampert 4,771,352 sh (unchged)
Bruce Berkowitz 776,850 sh (unchged)
Francis Chou 1,322,209 sh (unchged)
Fairholme Fund 640,300 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 779,405 sh (-2.36%)
Chuck Royce 338,650 sh (-17.77%)
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Q4 2016

SHOS Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 11,756 sh (New)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 15,773 sh (+23.27%)
Edward Lampert 4,771,352 sh (unchged)
Bruce Berkowitz 776,850 sh (unchged)
Francis Chou 1,322,209 sh (unchged)
Fairholme Fund 640,300 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 340,700 sh (-2.63%)
Chuck Royce 146,897 sh (-56.62%)
Murray Stahl 84,218 sh (-89.19%)
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Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Department Stores    NAICS: 452111    SIC: 5311
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Sears Hometown & Outlet Stores Inc is a national retailer engaged in selling home appliances, lawn and garden equipment, tools, and hardware.

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc was incorporated in Delaware on April 23, 2012. The Company is a national retailer sells home appliances, lawn and garden equipment, tools, and hardware. The Company also provides its customers with access to a full suite of related services, including home delivery, installation, and extended-service plans. The Company operates through two segments- the Sears Hometown and Hardware segment (Hometown) and the Sears Outlet segment (Outlet). The Company provides brand and marketing support and inventory on consignment. The Company also authorized dealers and franchisees to sell post-sale services, such as extended-service plans, for which the Company pays commissions. The Company's products include KENMORE, CRAFTSMAN, and DIEHARD. The Company The key competitors of the Hometown Stores, the Hardware Stores, and the Home Appliance Showrooms are The Home Depot and Lowe's, as well as Ace Hardware and True Value for the Hardware Stores, and Tractor Supply for the Hometown Stores and the Hardware Stores, all of which offer consumers lines of merchandise that are the same as or similar to lines of merchandise offered by the Hometown Stores, the Hardware Stores, and the Home Appliance Showrooms. Sears Holdings' stores offer consumers lines of merchandise that are similar to the lines of merchandise offered by the Hometown Stores, the Hardware Stores, and the Home Appliance Showrooms.

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Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,119
EPS (TTM) $ -4.79
Beta0.98
Short Percentage of Float15.86%
52-Week Range $3.38 - 7.25
Shares Outstanding (Mil)22.72
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