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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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 2.09
UA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
74% of the 817 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. UA: 2.09 )
UA' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: No Debt
Current: 2.09

Equity to Asset 0.65
UA's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
75% of the 803 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. UA: 0.65 )
UA' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 0.74
Current: 0.65

0.1
0.74
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 17.26
M-Score: -2.31
WACC vs ROIC
1.81%
20.63%
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
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history
Operating margin (%) 11.48
UA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 821 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. UA: 11.48 )
UA' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 8.62   Max: 16.97
Current: 11.48

8.62
16.97
Net-margin (%) 6.75
UA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 821 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.11 vs. UA: 6.75 )
UA' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 4.98   Max: 15.24
Current: 6.75

4.98
15.24
ROE (%) 17.61
UA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 807 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 7.04 vs. UA: 17.61 )
UA' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 12.5   Max: 98.62
Current: 17.61

12.5
98.62
ROA (%) 11.41
UA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 824 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. UA: 11.41 )
UA' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 8.71   Max: 19.7
Current: 11.41

8.71
19.7
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 40.90
UA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 824 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 14.07 vs. UA: 40.90 )
UA' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 30.16   Max: 52.8
Current: 40.9

30.16
52.8
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 26.10
UA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 673 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. UA: 26.10 )
UA' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 19.5   Max: 90.8
Current: 26.1

19.5
90.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 27.30
UA's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. UA: 27.30 )
UA' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 11.3   Max: 108
Current: 27.3

11.3
108
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 27.30
UA's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 512 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. UA: 27.30 )
UA' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 4.8   Max: 71
Current: 27.3

4.8
71
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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

UA Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Steven Cohen 27,201 sh (New)
Murray Stahl 13,142 sh (+107.22%)
Ron Baron 3,193,166 sh (-8.51%)
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Q2 2014

UA Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Steve Mandel 4,748,964 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 11,215 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 34,500 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 300 sh (unchged)
Ron Baron 5,966,177 sh (-6.58%)
Murray Stahl 13,460 sh (-48.79%)
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Q3 2014

UA Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Dodge & Cox 4,800 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 7,800 sh (New)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Steve Mandel 4,518,470 sh (-4.85%)
Ron Baron 5,621,198 sh (-5.78%)
Murray Stahl 12,321 sh (-8.46%)
Ken Fisher 7,177 sh (-36.01%)
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Q4 2014

UA Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jeremy Grantham 48,200 sh (New)
Jim Simons 79,500 sh (New)
Murray Stahl 12,477 sh (+1.27%)
Dodge & Cox 4,800 sh (unchged)
Ken Fisher 7,015 sh (-2.26%)
Ron Baron 5,462,338 sh (-2.83%)
Ray Dalio 3,800 sh (-51.28%)
Steve Mandel 1,560,114 sh (-65.47%)
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Guru Investment Theses on Under Armour Inc

Baron Growth Fund Comments on Under Armour Inc - Oct 24, 2014

Shares of athletic apparel company Under Armour, Inc. (UA) increased in the third quarter. Under Armour continues to have brand momentum. Sales are growing faster than 30% in nearly all categories, and sales of higher priced merchandise and postponed inventory liquidations have boosted gross margins. Operating expenses rose as the company invested for future growth in women’s apparel, footwear, international, and direct-to- consumer selling. The company has diversified from a single product/category into a global sports brand. (Michael Baron)

From Ron Baron (Trades, Portfolio)’s Baron Growth Fund Q3 2014 Report.

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Baron Funds Comments on Under Armour - May 12, 2014

Shares of athletic apparel company Under Armour, Inc. (UA) increased significantly during the first quarter on the strength of impressive sales gains that exceeded expectations. The company overcame a weak consumer market with products that are resonating with each of its target customer types, including innovative new cold weather gear that sold well during the frigid winter. Under Armour is also growing its direct-to- consumer sales through additional outlets, full-price stores and improved e- commerce. The direct business is illustrating the consumer's desire for higher end items, and we expect retailers to incorporate these products into the wholesale channel. (Michael Baron)



From Baron Funds' first quarter 2014 letter to shareholders.



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Baron Funds Comments on Under Armour - May 02, 2014

Athletic apparel company Under Armour, Inc. (UA) increased its sales significantly. The company overcame a weak consumer market with products that are resonating with each of its target customer types. Under Armour is also growing its direct-to-consumer sales through additional outlets, full price stores, and improved e-commerce. The direct business is illustrates the consumer's desire for higher end items. We expect retailers to incorporate these products boosting Under Armour's wholesale results. (Michael Baron)



From Baron Funds' first quarter 2014 letter to investors.



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Baron Funds Comments on Under Armour Inc. - Nov 06, 2013

Shares of Under Armour, Inc. (UA), a manufacturer and distributor of performance apparel, rose 33.1% in the third quarter. Under Armour surpassed analyst expectations in the third quarter with sales growth exceeding 20%. In addition, earnings growth was helped by solid gross margin expansion due to lower input costs. The company continued to make investments in support of future expansion. Under Armour is expanding internationally, growing its footwear businesses, and developing its direct-to-consumer channel. (Michael Baron)

From Ron Baron's Baron Funds third quarter 2013 report.


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Top Ranked Articles about Under Armour Inc

Baron Growth Fund Comments on Under Armour Inc
Shares of athletic apparel company Under Armour, Inc. (UA) increased in the third quarter. Under Armour continues to have brand momentum. Sales are growing faster than 30% in nearly all categories, and sales of higher priced merchandise and postponed inventory liquidations have boosted gross margins. Operating expenses rose as the company invested for future growth in women’s apparel, footwear, international, and direct-to- consumer selling. The company has diversified from a single product/category into a global sports brand. (Michael Baron) Read more...
Baron Funds Comments on Under Armour
Shares of athletic apparel company Under Armour, Inc. (UA) increased significantly during the first quarter on the strength of impressive sales gains that exceeded expectations. The company overcame a weak consumer market with products that are resonating with each of its target customer types, including innovative new cold weather gear that sold well during the frigid winter. Under Armour is also growing its direct-to- consumer sales through additional outlets, full-price stores and improved e- commerce. The direct business is illustrating the consumer's desire for higher end items, and we expect retailers to incorporate these products into the wholesale channel. (Michael Baron) Read more...
Baron Funds Comments on Under Armour
Athletic apparel company Under Armour, Inc. (UA) increased its sales significantly. The company overcame a weak consumer market with products that are resonating with each of its target customer types. Under Armour is also growing its direct-to-consumer sales through additional outlets, full price stores, and improved e-commerce. The direct business is illustrates the consumer's desire for higher end items. We expect retailers to incorporate these products boosting Under Armour's wholesale results. (Michael Baron) Read more...

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 84.70
UA's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
53% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 28.80 vs. UA: 84.70 )
UA' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 15.73   Max: 139.36
Current: 84.7

15.73
139.36
Forward P/E 56.18
UA's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
66% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 138.89 vs. UA: 56.18 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 86.60
UA's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
56% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 28.20 vs. UA: 86.60 )
UA' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 15.42   Max: 139.36
Current: 86.6

15.42
139.36
P/B 12.80
UA's P/B is ranked lower than
66% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. UA: 12.80 )
UA' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.8   Max: 13.73
Current: 12.8

1.8
13.73
P/S 5.67
UA's P/S is ranked lower than
76% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. UA: 5.67 )
UA' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 9.38
Current: 5.67

0.81
9.38
PFCF 248.90
UA's PFCF is ranked higher than
61% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 93.24 vs. UA: 248.90 )
UA' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 12.47   Max: 487.75
Current: 248.9

12.47
487.75
POCF 83.95
UA's POCF is ranked higher than
56% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 21.83 vs. UA: 83.95 )
UA' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 7.52   Max: 99999999.99
Current: 83.95

7.52
99999999.99
EV-to-EBIT 48.34
UA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
57% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 20.02 vs. UA: 48.34 )
UA' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 7.1   Max: 54.3
Current: 48.34

7.1
54.3
PEG 3.07
UA's PEG is ranked higher than
85% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. UA: 3.07 )
UA' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 1.2   Max: 3.34
Current: 3.07

1.2
3.34
Shiller P/E 141.30
UA's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
66% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 144.37 vs. UA: 141.30 )
UA' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 54.98   Max: 150.26
Current: 141.3

54.98
150.26
Current Ratio 3.67
UA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 809 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. UA: 3.67 )
UA' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.21   Max: 3.81
Current: 3.67

1.21
3.81
Quick Ratio 2.40
UA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 809 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. UA: 2.40 )
UA' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 2.69
Current: 2.4

0.61
2.69
Days Inventory 128.98
UA's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
63% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 119.23 vs. UA: 128.98 )
UA' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 100.76   Max: 171.67
Current: 128.98

100.76
171.67
Days Sales Outstanding 33.12
UA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
85% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 57.61 vs. UA: 33.12 )
UA' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 32.86   Max: 73.73
Current: 33.12

32.86
73.73

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 52.10
UA's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
76% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. UA: 52.10 )
UA' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 3.69   Max: 18.06
Current: 52.1

3.69
18.06
Price/Tangible Book 14.20
UA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
66% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. UA: 14.20 )
UA' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 2.83   Max: 12.08
Current: 14.2

2.83
12.08
Price/DCF (Projected) 9.60
UA's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
64% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.85 vs. UA: 9.60 )
UA' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 4.67   Max: 8.2
Current: 9.6

4.67
8.2
Price/Median PS Value 1.80
UA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
53% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. UA: 1.80 )
UA' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 2.85
Current: 1.8

0.5
2.85
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 3.40
UA's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. UA: 3.40 )
UA' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 1.71   Max: 2.89
Current: 3.4

1.71
2.89
Price/Graham Number 7.20
UA's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
50% of the 878 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. UA: 7.20 )
UA' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.73   Max: 6.94
Current: 7.2

1.73
6.94
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 2.10
UA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
52% of the 818 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. UA: 2.10 )
UA' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.8   Max: 14
Current: 2.1

1.8
14
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 27.96
UA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
92% of the 512 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 8.67 vs. UA: 27.96 )
UA' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 17.4   Max: 28
Current: 27.96

17.4
28

Business Description

Industry: Manufacturing - Apparel & Furniture » Apparel Manufacturing
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Traded in other countries:U9R.Germany, UA.Mexico, UA.Switzerland,
Under Armour, Inc., was incorporated in Maryland in 1996 as KP Sports, Inc. In March 2005, the Company changed its name to Under Armour, Inc. The Company's is engaged in design, development, marketing and distribution of technologically advanced, branded performance products for men, women and youth. The brand's moisture-wicking fabrications are engineered in many designs and styles for wear in nearly every climate to provide a performance alternative to traditional products. Its products are sold worldwide and are worn by athletes at all levels, from youth to professional, on playing fields around the globe, as well as by consumers with active lifestyles. Its operating segments are geographic and include North America; Latin America; Europe, the Middle East and Africa; and Asia. Its product offerings consist of apparel, footwear and accessories for men, women and youth. The Company markets its products at multiple price levels. A large majority of its products are sold in North America; internationally, it sells its products in certain countries in Europe, a third party licensee sells its products in Japan, and distributors sell its products in other foreign countries. The Company's registered trademarks around the globe, including UNDER ARMOUR(r), HEATGEAR(r), COLDGEAR(r), ALLSEASONGEAR(r). The Company's competitors are large apparel, footwear and sporting goods companies with strong worldwide brand recognition such as Nike and Adidas. It also competes with other manufacturers, including those specializing in outdoor apparel, and private label offerings of certain retailers, including some of its customers. The Company is subject to income taxes in the United States and numerous foreign jurisdictions.
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