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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 : 9/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
TARO's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
97% of the 758 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. TARO: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
TARO' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 2.16 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.86
TARO's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
87% of the 697 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 0.63 vs. TARO: 0.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
TARO' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.54 Max: 0.86
Current: 0.86
0.23
0.86
Interest Coverage 77.98
TARO's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
63% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 23.86 vs. TARO: 77.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
TARO' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.92  Med: 43.66 Max: 568.57
Current: 77.98
1.92
568.57
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 15.20
M-Score: -2.39
WACC vs ROIC
7.00%
55.78%
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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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 63.05
TARO's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 704 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 8.49 vs. TARO: 63.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
TARO' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -27.89  Med: 20.26 Max: 61.14
Current: 63.05
-27.89
61.14
Net-margin (%) 62.19
TARO's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 706 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 6.03 vs. TARO: 62.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
TARO' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -32.77  Med: 24.10 Max: 56.12
Current: 62.19
-32.77
56.12
ROE (%) 37.88
TARO's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 732 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 7.16 vs. TARO: 37.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
TARO' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -92.98  Med: 35.23 Max: 49.88
Current: 37.88
-92.98
49.88
ROA (%) 31.78
TARO's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 758 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. TARO: 31.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
TARO' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17  Med: 16.53 Max: 32.05
Current: 31.78
-17
32.05
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 77.31
TARO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 752 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 14.14 vs. TARO: 77.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
TARO' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.27  Med: 30.43 Max: 102.89
Current: 77.31
-31.27
102.89
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 21.00
TARO's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 598 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. TARO: 21.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
TARO' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.8  Med: 12.60 Max: 34.7
Current: 21
-6.8
34.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 39.00
TARO's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 544 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. TARO: 39.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
TARO' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -24.8  Med: 39.00 Max: 60.3
Current: 39
-24.8
60.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 40.10
TARO's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 498 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. TARO: 40.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
TARO' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -49.8  Med: 40.10 Max: 104.9
Current: 40.1
-49.8
104.9
» TARO's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-08-06)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

TARO Guru Trades in Q2 2015

David Dreman 360 sh (New)
Jim Simons 416,600 sh (+1.96%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 138,944 sh (-32.93%)
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Q3 2015

TARO Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 425,600 sh (+2.16%)
David Dreman 360 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 130,924 sh (-5.77%)
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Q4 2015

TARO Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 451,200 sh (+6.02%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 136,733 sh (+4.44%)
David Dreman 172 sh (-52.22%)
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Q1 2016

TARO Guru Trades in Q1 2016

HOTCHKIS & WILEY 148,983 sh (+8.96%)
Jim Simons 491,300 sh (+8.89%)
David Dreman 172 sh (unchged)
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Business Description

Industry: Drug Manufacturers » Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic
Compare:OCSE:LUN, TSE:4581, NYSE:MNK, BOM:524804, SHSE:600196, OSTO:MEDA A » details
Traded in other countries:TAL.Germany,
Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd is a multinational, science-based pharmaceutical company. It develops manufactures and markets Rx and OTC pharmaceutical products in the United States, Canada and Israel.

Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd was incorporated under the laws of the State of Israel in 1959 under the name Taro-Vit Chemical Industries Ltd. In 1984, it changed its name to Taro Vit Industries Ltd. and in 1994 it changed its name to Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., which was the name of a subsidiary of Taro Vit Industries Ltd. incorporated under the laws of the State of Israel in 1950. The Company is a multinational, science-based pharmaceutical company. It develops manufactures and markets Rx and OTC pharmaceutical products in the United States, Canada and Israel. Its primary areas of focus include semi-solids formulations such as creams and ointments and other dosage forms such as liquids, capsules and tablets, mainly in the dermatological and topical, cardiovascular, neuropsychiatric and anti-inflammatory therapeutic categories. The Company markets its pharmaceutical products in many countries. The Company competes with the original manufacturers of the brand-name equivalents of its generic products, other generic drug manufacturers including brand-name companies that also manufacture generic drugs or license their products to other generic drug manufacturers and manufacturers of new drugs that may compete with its generic drugs. In Canada, the Company's competition includes Merck Canada Inc., Pfizer Canada Inc., Janssen Inc., Novartis Pharmaceuticals Canada Inc., GlaxoSmithKline Inc., Valeant Canada, AstraZeneca Canada, Johnson & Johnson Inc., Bayer Inc. and Bristol-Myers Squibb Canada. The Company also competes with other manufacturers of generic products, such as Apotex Inc., Teva Canada Limited, Mylan Pharmaceuticals ULC, Sandoz Canada Incorporated and Pharmascience Inc. In Israel, it competes with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Perrigo Israel Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Dexcel Pharma Israel, and Rafa Laboratories Ltd., among others. In addition, many multinational companies, including Bayer AG, Eli Lilly and Company, Merck & Co., Inc. and Pfizer Inc., market their products in Israel. The Company's products and services are subject to pharmaceutical industry regulations in the United States, Canada, Israel and other jurisdictions, and may be subject to future legislative and other regulatory developments concerning its products and the healthcare field generally.

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 11.05
TARO's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
88% of the 535 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 28.01 vs. TARO: 11.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
TARO' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.14  Med: 11.25 Max: 477.06
Current: 11.05
3.14
477.06
PE(NRI) 11.05
TARO's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
88% of the 532 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 28.28 vs. TARO: 11.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
TARO' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.13  Med: 11.24 Max: 540.67
Current: 11.05
3.13
540.67
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 12.28
TARO's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
86% of the 264 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 35.59 vs. TARO: 12.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
TARO' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.49  Med: 10.17 Max: 24.34
Current: 12.28
3.49
24.34
P/B 3.61
TARO's P/B is ranked lower than
61% of the 731 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.85 vs. TARO: 3.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
TARO' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.07  Med: 2.42 Max: 6.4
Current: 3.61
1.07
6.4
P/S 6.87
TARO's P/S is ranked lower than
76% of the 690 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.72 vs. TARO: 6.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
TARO' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 2.12 Max: 9.71
Current: 6.87
0.61
9.71
PFCF 14.71
TARO's PFCF is ranked higher than
74% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 25.43 vs. TARO: 14.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
TARO' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.87  Med: 11.08 Max: 28.48
Current: 14.71
5.87
28.48
POCF 14.09
TARO's POCF is ranked higher than
62% of the 254 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 17.49 vs. TARO: 14.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
TARO' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.63  Med: 10.43 Max: 26.11
Current: 14.09
5.63
26.11
EV-to-EBIT 9.15
TARO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
85% of the 522 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 20.53 vs. TARO: 9.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
TARO' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.5  Med: 9.40 Max: 68.9
Current: 9.15
4.5
68.9
EV-to-EBITDA 8.94
TARO's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
79% of the 553 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 17.05 vs. TARO: 8.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
TARO' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4  Med: 9.10 Max: 68.9
Current: 8.94
4
68.9
PEG 0.22
TARO's PEG is ranked higher than
96% of the 285 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. TARO: 0.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
TARO' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.26 Max: 0.35
Current: 0.22
0.23
0.35
Shiller P/E 33.90
TARO's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
68% of the 145 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 46.87 vs. TARO: 33.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
TARO' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.38  Med: 20.81 Max: 57.88
Current: 33.9
9.38
57.88
Current Ratio 6.42
TARO's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
84% of the 651 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. TARO: 6.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
TARO' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.79  Med: 2.56 Max: 7.27
Current: 6.42
0.79
7.27
Quick Ratio 5.99
TARO's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
84% of the 651 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. TARO: 5.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
TARO' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.55  Med: 1.90 Max: 6.3
Current: 5.99
0.55
6.3
Days Inventory 256.86
TARO's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
90% of the 659 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 113.44 vs. TARO: 256.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
TARO' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 142.99  Med: 185.96 Max: 232.98
Current: 256.86
142.99
232.98
Days Sales Outstanding 109.73
TARO's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
74% of the 613 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 74.15 vs. TARO: 109.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
TARO' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 57.09  Med: 67.49 Max: 94.08
Current: 109.73
57.09
94.08
Days Payable 604.05
TARO's Days Payable is ranked higher than
98% of the 584 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 72.00 vs. TARO: 604.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
TARO' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 38.15  Med: 49.29 Max: 400.82
Current: 604.05
38.15
400.82

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 28.31
TARO's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
75% of the 220 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 12.52 vs. TARO: 28.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
TARO' s Price/Net Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.83  Med: 15.26 Max: 92.19
Current: 28.31
6.83
92.19
Price/Net Current Asset Value 4.09
TARO's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
73% of the 447 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 6.95 vs. TARO: 4.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
TARO' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.31  Med: 7.11 Max: 730.33
Current: 4.09
3.31
730.33
Price/Tangible Book 3.61
TARO's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
51% of the 684 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 3.54 vs. TARO: 3.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
TARO' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.89  Med: 2.42 Max: 15.98
Current: 3.61
0.89
15.98
Price/Projected FCF 1.25
TARO's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
80% of the 304 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.58 vs. TARO: 1.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
TARO' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.02  Med: 1.93 Max: 23.54
Current: 1.25
1.02
23.54
Price/Median PS Value 3.24
TARO's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
91% of the 658 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. TARO: 3.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
TARO' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 1.06 Max: 4.16
Current: 3.24
0.18
4.16
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.44
TARO's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. TARO: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
TARO' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.13  Med: 0.94 Max: 22.71
Current: 0.44
0.13
22.71
Price/Graham Number 1.33
TARO's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
73% of the 410 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.16 vs. TARO: 1.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
TARO' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 1.19 Max: 11.74
Current: 1.33
0.43
11.74
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 10.90
TARO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 745 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. TARO: 10.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
TARO' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.5  Med: 10.60 Max: 22.4
Current: 10.9
1.5
22.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 46.34
TARO's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 323 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 8.27 vs. TARO: 46.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
TARO' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.4  Med: -2.40 Max: 53.9
Current: 46.34
-21.4
53.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $929.9
EPS (TTM) $ 13.50
Beta0.69
Short Percentage of Float2.52%
52-Week Range $122.99 - 157.99
Shares Outstanding (Mil)42.83
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