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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
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.34
UA's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
72% of the 694 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. UA: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
UA' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: N/A
Current: 0.34

Equity to Asset 0.54
UA's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
57% of the 626 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. UA: 0.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
UA' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.19   Max: 0.78
Current: 0.54

0.19
0.78
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 11.37
M-Score: -2.01
WACC vs ROIC
1.94%
17.33%
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
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 10.92
UA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 698 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.82 vs. UA: 10.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
UA' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 8.62   Max: 16.97
Current: 10.92

8.62
16.97
Net-margin (%) 6.35
UA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 698 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.48 vs. UA: 6.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
UA' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 4.98   Max: 15.24
Current: 6.35

4.98
15.24
ROE (%) 16.53
UA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 686 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 6.53 vs. UA: 16.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
UA' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 12.5   Max: 98.62
Current: 16.53

12.5
98.62
ROA (%) 10.23
UA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 702 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.61 vs. UA: 10.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
UA' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 8.71   Max: 19.7
Current: 10.23

8.71
19.7
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 36.95
UA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 701 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 10.74 vs. UA: 36.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
UA' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 30.16   Max: 52.8
Current: 36.95

30.16
52.8
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 26.10
UA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 540 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. UA: 26.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
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
87% of the 440 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. UA: 27.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
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
82% of the 396 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. UA: 27.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
UA' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 4.8   Max: 71
Current: 27.3

4.8
71
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Financials


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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

UA Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Ken Fisher 11,215 sh (New)
Steve Mandel 4,748,964 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

Ray Dalio 7,800 sh (New)
Dodge & Cox 4,800 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

Jim Simons 79,500 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 48,200 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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Q1 2015

UA Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 349,481 sh (+339.60%)
Ken Fisher 7,160 sh (+2.07%)
Ron Baron 5,476,255 sh (+0.25%)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Steve Mandel Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham 46,800 sh (-2.90%)
Murray Stahl 10,464 sh (-16.13%)
Dodge & Cox 3,300 sh (-31.25%)
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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...

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 83.80
UA's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
87% of the 567 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 21.60 vs. UA: 83.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
UA' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 15.73   Max: 139.36
Current: 83.8

15.73
139.36
Forward P/E 54.64
UA's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
95% of the 367 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 15.80 vs. UA: 54.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 84.40
UA's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
86% of the 514 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 20.50 vs. UA: 84.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
UA' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 15.42   Max: 139.36
Current: 84.4

15.42
139.36
P/B 12.00
UA's P/B is ranked lower than
95% of the 769 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. UA: 12.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
UA' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.8   Max: 13.73
Current: 12

1.8
13.73
P/S 5.28
UA's P/S is ranked lower than
102% of the 824 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 0.85 vs. UA: 5.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
UA' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 9.38
Current: 5.28

0.81
9.38
PFCF 1298.80
UA's PFCF is ranked lower than
99% of the 432 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 24.20 vs. UA: 1298.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
UA' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 12.47   Max: 1419
Current: 1298.8

12.47
1419
POCF 92.32
UA's POCF is ranked lower than
92% of the 496 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 13.96 vs. UA: 92.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
UA' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 7.52   Max: 99999999.99
Current: 92.32

7.52
99999999.99
EV-to-EBIT 48.93
UA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
84% of the 520 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 15.79 vs. UA: 48.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
UA' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 7.1   Max: 54.3
Current: 48.93

7.1
54.3
PEG 2.99
UA's PEG is ranked lower than
70% of the 207 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. UA: 2.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
UA' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 1.2   Max: 3.34
Current: 2.99

1.2
3.34
Shiller P/E 135.40
UA's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
94% of the 389 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 23.20 vs. UA: 135.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
UA' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 54.98   Max: 150.26
Current: 135.4

54.98
150.26
Current Ratio 3.20
UA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 633 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. UA: 3.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
UA' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.21   Max: 4.3
Current: 3.2

1.21
4.3
Quick Ratio 1.91
UA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
72% of the 631 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. UA: 1.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
UA' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 2.91
Current: 1.91

0.61
2.91
Days Inventory 127.06
UA's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
61% of the 688 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 101.36 vs. UA: 127.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
UA' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 100.76   Max: 171.67
Current: 127.06

100.76
171.67
Days Sales Outstanding 44.50
UA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
57% of the 593 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 50.90 vs. UA: 44.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
UA' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 32.86   Max: 73.73
Current: 44.5

32.86
73.73

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 23.80
UA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
96% of the 810 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 2.38 vs. UA: 23.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
UA' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 2.83   Max: 12.08
Current: 23.8

2.83
12.08
Price/DCF (Projected) 13.10
UA's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked lower than
91% of the 444 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. UA: 13.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Projected) only.
UA' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 4.67   Max: 13.72
Current: 13.1

4.67
13.72
Price/Median PS Value 1.60
UA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
60% of the 790 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. UA: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
UA' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 2.82
Current: 1.6

0.33
2.82
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 3.40
UA's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
86% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. UA: 3.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
UA' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 1.27   Max: 3.47
Current: 3.4

1.27
3.47
Price/Graham Number 9.20
UA's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
89% of the 579 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. UA: 9.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
UA' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.5   Max: 9.57
Current: 9.2

1.5
9.57
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 2.00
UA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
65% of the 735 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. UA: 2.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
UA' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.8   Max: 14
Current: 2

1.8
14
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 27.83
UA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
88% of the 333 Companies
in the Global Apparel Manufacturing industry.

( Industry Median: 5.89 vs. UA: 27.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) only.
UA' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 17.4   Max: 28
Current: 27.83

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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