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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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 1.00
UHAL's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
71% of the 272 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.34 vs. UHAL: 1.00 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 1.18
Current: 1

0.01
1.18
Equity to Asset 0.27
UHAL's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
51% of the 277 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.43 vs. UHAL: 0.27 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 0.28
Current: 0.27

0.09
0.28
Interest Coverage 6.80
UHAL's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
51% of the 191 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.79 vs. UHAL: 6.80 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 6.8
Current: 6.8

0.38
6.8
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 1.93
WACC vs ROIC
12.53%
28.03%
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 22.90
UHAL's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 283 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.24 vs. UHAL: 22.90 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 1.92   Max: 22.23
Current: 22.9

1.92
22.23
Net-margin (%) 12.48
UHAL's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 283 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.75 vs. UHAL: 12.48 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -2.18   Max: 12.08
Current: 12.48

-2.18
12.08
ROE (%) 23.26
UHAL's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 278 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.28 vs. UHAL: 23.26 )
UHAL' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -10.62   Max: 24.84
Current: 23.26

-10.62
24.84
ROA (%) 5.99
UHAL's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 285 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.27 vs. UHAL: 5.99 )
UHAL' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -1.31   Max: 6.06
Current: 5.99

-1.31
6.06
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 19.53
UHAL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 283 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.01 vs. UHAL: 19.53 )
UHAL' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 2.05   Max: 21.14
Current: 19.53

2.05
21.14
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 7.80
UHAL's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 241 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 vs. UHAL: 7.80 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -2.5   Max: 24.7
Current: 7.8

-2.5
24.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 16.10
UHAL's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 217 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.20 vs. UHAL: 16.10 )
UHAL' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -11.3   Max: 24.9
Current: 16.1

-11.3
24.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 25.80
UHAL's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.80 vs. UHAL: 25.80 )
UHAL' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -84.3   Max: 696.1
Current: 25.8

-84.3
696.1
» UHAL's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

UHAL Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Columbia Wanger 45,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 3,481 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Robert Bruce 249,400 sh (-0.08%)
Jim Simons 76,866 sh (-2.29%)
John Keeley 178,433 sh (-4.88%)
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Q1 2014

UHAL Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 3,681 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,100 sh (New)
Columbia Wanger 129,000 sh (+186.67%)
Jim Simons 80,800 sh (+5.12%)
Robert Bruce 249,200 sh (-0.08%)
John Keeley 164,933 sh (-7.57%)
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Q2 2014

UHAL Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Joel Greenblatt 1,046 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 15,000 sh (New)
Columbia Wanger 149,000 sh (+15.5%)
Jim Simons 79,500 sh (-1.61%)
Robert Bruce 242,865 sh (-2.54%)
Paul Tudor Jones 2,282 sh (-38.01%)
John Keeley 23,848 sh (-85.54%)
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Q3 2014

UHAL Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Columbia Wanger 169,000 sh (+13.42%)
Paul Tudor Jones 2,371 sh (+3.9%)
Robert Bruce 242,865 sh (unchged)
John Keeley Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jim Simons 77,900 sh (-2.01%)
Chuck Royce 13,142 sh (-12.39%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with UHAL

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Keeley 2014-09-30 Sold Out 0.12%$259.7 - $292.04 $ 286.114%0
Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Sold Out $259.7 - $292.04 $ 286.114%0
John Keeley 2014-06-30 Reduce -85.54%0.56%$224.72 - $295.03 $ 286.118%23848
Robert Bruce 2014-06-30 Reduce -2.54%0.39%$224.72 - $295.03 $ 286.118%242865
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 New Buy$224.72 - $295.03 $ 286.118%1046
David Dreman 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.1%$163.6 - $190.67 $ 286.1166%0
David Dreman 2013-03-31 Reduce -30.38%0.03%$126.81 - $177.5 $ 286.1195%20050
Robert Bruce 2012-06-30 Add 2.04%0.19%$78.18 - $105.73 $ 286.11207%249800
John Keeley 2012-03-31 Reduce -26.38%0.2%$90.85 - $116.25 $ 286.11194%300600
David Dreman 2012-03-31 Reduce -23.44%0.02%$90.85 - $116.25 $ 286.11194%28750
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 15.00
UHAL's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
80% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.00 vs. UHAL: 15.00 )
UHAL' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 6.09   Max: 2041
Current: 15

6.09
2041
Forward P/E 10.00
UHAL's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
90% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 30.12 vs. UHAL: 10.00 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 15.10
UHAL's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
79% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.80 vs. UHAL: 15.10 )
UHAL' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 6.09   Max: 2041
Current: 15.1

6.09
2041
P/B 3.05
UHAL's P/B is ranked higher than
57% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. UHAL: 3.05 )
UHAL' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.64   Max: 3.54
Current: 3.05

0.64
3.54
P/S 1.88
UHAL's P/S is ranked higher than
58% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. UHAL: 1.88 )
UHAL' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 1.98
Current: 1.88

0.21
1.98
POCF 7.94
UHAL's POCF is ranked higher than
79% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.17 vs. UHAL: 7.94 )
UHAL' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 1.66   Max: 87.31
Current: 7.94

1.66
87.31
EV-to-EBIT 8.23
UHAL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
91% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.53 vs. UHAL: 8.23 )
UHAL' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.1   Max: 14
Current: 8.23

3.1
14
PEG 0.77
UHAL's PEG is ranked higher than
89% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. UHAL: 0.77 )
UHAL' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 352.61
Current: 0.77

0.46
352.61
Shiller P/E 26.48
UHAL's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
79% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. UHAL: 26.48 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 9.1   Max: 3565
Current: 26.48

9.1
3565
Current Ratio 1.16
UHAL's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 281 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. UHAL: 1.16 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 8.69
Current: 1.16

0.53
8.69
Quick Ratio 1.13
UHAL's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 281 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. UHAL: 1.13 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 7.44
Current: 1.13

0.5
7.44
Days Inventory 14.38
UHAL's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
88% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 86.94 vs. UHAL: 14.38 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 10.65   Max: 21.4
Current: 14.38

10.65
21.4
Days Sales Outstanding 43.22
UHAL's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
86% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 72.12 vs. UHAL: 43.22 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 3.18   Max: 95.03
Current: 43.22

3.18
95.03

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 3.05
UHAL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
64% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.26 vs. UHAL: 3.05 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 3.41
Current: 3.05

0.17
3.41
Price/DCF (Projected) 6.43
UHAL's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
73% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.67 vs. UHAL: 6.43 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.92   Max: 808.33
Current: 6.43

1.92
808.33
Price/Median PS Value 2.69
UHAL's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
54% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. UHAL: 2.69 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 2.79
Current: 2.69

0.06
2.79
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.82
UHAL's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
92% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. UHAL: 0.82 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 279.42
Current: 0.82

0.54
279.42
Price/Graham Number 1.43
UHAL's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
74% of the 312 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.87 vs. UHAL: 1.43 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 4.31
Current: 1.43

0.46
4.31
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 12.20
UHAL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
89% of the 283 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. UHAL: 12.20 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 7.1   Max: 32.6
Current: 12.2

7.1
32.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 17.76
UHAL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
86% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.09 vs. UHAL: 17.76 )
UHAL' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -61.8   Max: 20.7
Current: 17.76

-61.8
20.7

Analyst Estimate

Mar15
EPS($) 26.54
EPS without NRI($) 26.54

Business Description

Industry: Consulting & Outsourcing » Rental & Leasing Services
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Traded in other countries:AUK.Germany,
Amerco Inc is a Nevada corporation was founded in 1945 and was incorporated on April 9, 1969. The Company through its subsidiary is a North America's do-it-yourself moving and storage operator. It is a moving and storage company supplying products and services to help people move and store household and commercial goods. Its customers are mainly household movers. Its moving equipment is specifically designed, engineered and manufactured for the do-it-yourself household mover. Its orange trailers are also manufactured at these same U-Haul operated manufacturing and assembly facilities. The Company operates in three segments; Moving and Storage, Property and Casualty Insurance, and Life Insurance. The Moving and Storage operating segment consists of the rental of trucks, trailers, portable moving and storage pods, specialty rental items and self-storage spaces primarily to the household mover as well as sales of moving supplies, towing accessories and propane. Operations are conducted under the registered trade name U-Haul throughout the United States and Canada. As of March 31, 2014, Companys rental fleet consisted of approximately 127,000 trucks, 98,000 trailers and 37,000 towing devices. The Companys rental truck chassis are manufactured by domestic truck manufacturers and the companies distinctive trailers are also manufactured at these same U-Haul operated manufacturing and assembly facilities. The company provides two towing options, including: auto transport, in which all four wheels are off the ground and a tow dolly, in which the front wheels of the towed vehicle are off the ground. It helps customers load their boxes and larger household appliances and furniture, and also offers accessory rental item. The Property and Casualty Insurance operating segment provides loss adjusting and claims handling for U-Haul through regional offices across North America. Its Property and Casualty Insurance operating segment also underwrites components of the Safemove, Safetow, Safemove Plus and Safestor protection packages to U-Haul customers. The business plan for the Property and Casualty Insurance operating segment includes offering property and casualty products in other U-Haul related programs. The Life Insurance operating segment provides life and health insurance products primarily to the senior market through the direct writing and reinsuring of life insurance, Medicare supplement and annuity policies. The Companys competitors include; Public Storage Inc., Extra Space Storage, Inc., Avis Budget Group, Inc. and Penske Truck Leasing. The Companys truck and trailer rental business is subject to regulation by various federal, state and foreign governmental entities.
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