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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 1.89
TFM's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
68% of the 368 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. TFM: 1.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
TFM' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.17 Max: 1.89
Current: 1.89
0.03
1.89
Equity to Asset 0.62
TFM's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
81% of the 367 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.43 vs. TFM: 0.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
TFM' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.45 Max: 0.62
Current: 0.62
0.16
0.62
Interest Coverage 26.81
TFM's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
65% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 13.78 vs. TFM: 26.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
TFM' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.03  Med: 23.68 Max: N/A
Current: 26.81
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 8.07
M-Score: -3.22
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 5.84
TFM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 369 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.91 vs. TFM: 5.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
TFM' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.2  Med: 5.88 Max: 7.64
Current: 5.84
4.2
7.64
Net-margin (%) 3.53
TFM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 370 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. TFM: 3.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
TFM' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.35  Med: 3.56 Max: 5.71
Current: 3.53
2.35
5.71
ROE (%) 18.77
TFM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 364 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 8.52 vs. TFM: 18.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
TFM' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.93  Med: 36.41 Max: 92.65
Current: 18.77
18.93
92.65
ROA (%) 11.59
TFM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 371 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. TFM: 11.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
TFM' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.3  Med: 12.21 Max: 20.98
Current: 11.59
8.3
20.98
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 26.93
TFM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 369 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 15.06 vs. TFM: 26.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
TFM' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.66  Med: 27.01 Max: 37.13
Current: 26.93
19.66
37.13
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 11.90
TFM's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 323 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. TFM: 11.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
TFM' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 9.65 Max: 16.3
Current: 11.9
0
16.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 6.50
TFM's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. TFM: 6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
TFM' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 8.85 Max: 25.5
Current: 6.5
0
25.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 0.80
TFM's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 254 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. TFM: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
TFM' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1.10 Max: 40.7
Current: 0.8
0
40.7
» TFM's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-08-20)


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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

TFM Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 228,800 sh (New)
Lee Ainslie 8,280 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 11,300 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 1,260,137 sh (+926.54%)
Columbia Wanger 4,675,582 sh (+69.10%)
John Hussman 150,000 sh (unchged)
Richard Snow Sold Out
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Q3 2015

TFM Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 104,458 sh (+824.41%)
Lee Ainslie 47,020 sh (+467.87%)
Columbia Wanger 4,694,099 sh (+0.40%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
John Hussman Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 1,134,731 sh (-9.95%)
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Q4 2015

TFM Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Chuck Royce 796,495 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Lee Ainslie 46,420 sh (-1.28%)
Columbia Wanger 3,567,748 sh (-24.00%)
Joel Greenblatt 24,474 sh (-97.84%)
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Q1 2016

TFM Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 236,200 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 258,143 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 39,686 sh (+62.16%)
Lee Ainslie 72,950 sh (+57.15%)
Columbia Wanger Sold Out
Chuck Royce Sold Out
» More
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Business Description

Industry: Retail - Defensive » Grocery Stores
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Fresh Market Inc is a specialty retailer focused on creating an extraordinary food shopping experience for its customers. The Company provides food products focused on perishable categories. Its stores are operated in 27 states across the United States.

Fresh Market, Inc., is a Delaware corporation and it was founded in 1982. The Company is a specialty retailer focused on creating an extraordinary food shopping experience for its customers. It provides high-quality food products, with an emphasis on fresh, premium perishables and an uncompromising commitment to customer service. As of January 26, 2014, the Company operates 151 stores in 26 states. It offers fresh, carefully selected, high-quality food products focused on perishable categories. Examples of its offerings include hand-trimmed steaks that are aged for tenderness, fresh seafood delivered up to six times per week, hand-stacked produce that is colorfully displayed and French-style baguettes baked in-store each morning. The Company's stores average approximately 21,000 square feet, compared to the approximately 40,000 to 60,000 square foot stores operated by many conventional supermarkets. The Company's distribution strategy is to capitalize on the capabilities of best-in-class third-party logistics providers and, as such, it does not own warehouses, distribution facilities or transportation equipment. The Company outsources substantially all of its logistics functions to third-party distributors and vendors. Its trademarks, including its registered The Fresh Market, Experience the Food and TFM trademarks are valuable assets that reinforce its customers' favorable perception of its stores. The Company's competition varies and includes national conventional supermarkets such as Kroger and Safeway, regional supermarkets such as Harris Teeter and Publix, national superstores such as Wal-Mart and Target, alternative food retailers such as Whole Foods and Trader Joe's, and local supermarkets, natural foods stores, smaller specialty stores and farmers' markets. The Company's stores are subject to various local, state, federal and international laws, regulations and administrative practices affecting its business.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 20.81
TFM's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
52% of the 307 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 21.00 vs. TFM: 20.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
TFM' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.76  Med: 36.91 Max: 495.11
Current: 20.81
13.76
495.11
Forward P/E 17.57
TFM's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
51% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 17.61 vs. TFM: 17.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 20.81
TFM's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
51% of the 302 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 21.00 vs. TFM: 20.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
TFM' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.72  Med: 36.86 Max: 506.11
Current: 20.81
13.72
506.11
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 28.03
TFM's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
69% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 19.60 vs. TFM: 28.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
TFM' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.48  Med: 35.73 Max: 80.58
Current: 28.03
18.48
80.58
P/B 3.69
TFM's P/B is ranked lower than
76% of the 369 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.74 vs. TFM: 3.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
TFM' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.43  Med: 9.80 Max: 31.59
Current: 3.69
2.43
31.59
P/S 0.74
TFM's P/S is ranked lower than
66% of the 372 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. TFM: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
TFM' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 1.57 Max: 2.43
Current: 0.74
0.49
2.43
PFCF 28.23
TFM's PFCF is ranked lower than
68% of the 161 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 19.77 vs. TFM: 28.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
TFM' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.6  Med: 62.58 Max: 269.14
Current: 28.23
18.6
269.14
POCF 9.42
TFM's POCF is ranked higher than
52% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 10.03 vs. TFM: 9.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
TFM' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.21  Med: 16.16 Max: 26.82
Current: 9.42
6.21
26.82
EV-to-EBIT 12.09
TFM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
63% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 15.06 vs. TFM: 12.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
TFM' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.1  Med: 23.30 Max: 55.2
Current: 12.09
8.1
55.2
EV-to-EBITDA 7.40
TFM's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
75% of the 319 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 10.82 vs. TFM: 7.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
TFM' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.9  Med: 14.90 Max: 30.5
Current: 7.4
4.9
30.5
Current Ratio 1.11
TFM's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 353 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. TFM: 1.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
TFM' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 0.78 Max: 1.11
Current: 1.11
0.7
1.11
Quick Ratio 0.62
TFM's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
58% of the 353 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.72 vs. TFM: 0.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
TFM' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.30 Max: 0.62
Current: 0.62
0.16
0.62
Days Inventory 18.51
TFM's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
80% of the 356 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 39.94 vs. TFM: 18.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
TFM' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.97  Med: 18.33 Max: 20.79
Current: 18.51
16.97
20.79
Days Sales Outstanding 1.97
TFM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
91% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 13.79 vs. TFM: 1.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
TFM' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 1.69 Max: 2.68
Current: 1.97
0.61
2.68
Days Payable 14.69
TFM's Days Payable is ranked lower than
91% of the 293 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 46.29 vs. TFM: 14.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
TFM' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.18  Med: 14.76 Max: 17.2
Current: 14.69
14.18
17.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 3.68
TFM's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
70% of the 321 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. TFM: 3.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
TFM' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.48  Med: 11.90 Max: 28.57
Current: 3.68
2.48
28.57
Price/Projected FCF 1.64
TFM's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
57% of the 218 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. TFM: 1.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
TFM' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.1  Med: 1.69 Max: 2.28
Current: 1.64
1.1
2.28
Price/Median PS Value 0.47
TFM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
92% of the 341 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. TFM: 0.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
TFM' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.92 Max: 1.29
Current: 0.47
0.32
1.29
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.39
TFM's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
57% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. TFM: 1.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
TFM' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.93  Med: 1.42 Max: 1.91
Current: 1.39
0.93
1.91
Price/Graham Number 1.85
TFM's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
62% of the 255 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. TFM: 1.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
TFM' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.24  Med: 3.77 Max: 10.48
Current: 1.85
1.24
10.48
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 8.30
TFM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 374 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. TFM: 8.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
TFM' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.8  Med: 4.30 Max: 12.4
Current: 8.3
1.8
12.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 17.41
TFM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 226 Companies
in the Global Grocery Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 7.27 vs. TFM: 17.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
TFM' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.8  Med: 17.50 Max: 35.8
Current: 17.41
16.8
35.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,857
EPS (TTM) $ 1.37
Short Percentage of Float6.07%
52-Week Range $17.81 - 38.72
Shares Outstanding (Mil)47.02

Analyst Estimate

Jan17 Jan18
Revenue (Mil $) 1,962 2,073
EPS ($) 1.62 1.73
EPS w/o NRI ($) 1.62 1.73
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
3.00%
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
What Does Increased M&A Activity Signal? Royce Funds Commentary Jun 16 2016 
Mario Gabelli Comments on The Fresh Market Inc. May 03 2016 
Columbia Wanger Sells 3 Stakes Apr 08 2016 
Columbia Wanger Sells Fresh Market Amid Crowded Industry Mar 31 2016 
Chuck Royce Acquires 56 New Stakes in 4th Quarter Feb 11 2016 
Now Is Definitely the Time to Buy Whole Foods Nov 27 2015 
Whole Foods: A Lost Decade Aug 27 2015 
The Fresh Market Is Almost 26% Off – Storewide Aug 23 2015 
The Fresh Market: Invest In This Grocer for Long-Term Gains May 22 2015 
Here’s Why Fresh Market Is A Good Investment Apr 22 2015 

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