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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 0.15
WWAV's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
53% of the 1426 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. WWAV: 0.15 )
WWAV' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.09   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.15

Equity to Asset 0.42
WWAV's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
53% of the 1415 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. WWAV: 0.42 )
WWAV' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 0.54
Current: 0.42

0.36
0.54
Interest Coverage 8.73
WWAV's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
58% of the 907 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 16.52 vs. WWAV: 8.73 )
WWAV' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 8.73   Max: 19.2
Current: 8.73

8.73
19.2
Z-Score: 3.47
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 : 4/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 6.19
WWAV's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 1415 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.72 vs. WWAV: 6.19 )
WWAV' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 6.19   Max: 8.67
Current: 6.19

6.19
8.67
Net-margin (%) 3.90
WWAV's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1416 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.99 vs. WWAV: 3.90 )
WWAV' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 3.9   Max: 5.3
Current: 3.9

3.9
5.3
ROE (%) 10.30
WWAV's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1399 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 7.24 vs. WWAV: 10.30 )
WWAV' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 9.45   Max: 14.48
Current: 10.3

9.45
14.48
ROA (%) 4.34
WWAV's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1412 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.79 vs. WWAV: 4.34 )
WWAV' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 4.34   Max: 5.24
Current: 4.34

4.34
5.24
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 23.86
WWAV's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1410 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 15.01 vs. WWAV: 23.86 )
WWAV' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 23.86   Max: 28.59
Current: 23.86

23.86
28.59
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

WWAV Guru Trades in Q1 2013

RS Investment Management 636,170 sh (+30.48%)
John Keeley 3,448 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt 81,848 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 63,850 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 177,465 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 108,851 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 9,818 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 33,406 sh (unchged)
David Tepper 392,601 sh (unchged)
Ron Baron Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q2 2013

WWAV Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Mario Gabelli 40,698 sh (+21.83%)
John Keeley Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
RS Investment Management 624,920 sh (-1.77%)
David Tepper 206,188 sh (-47.48%)
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Q3 2013

WWAV Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Louis Moore Bacon 275,000 sh (New)
John Paulson 1,600,000 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 96,100 sh (+136.13%)
RS Investment Management 673,720 sh (+7.81%)
David Tepper Sold Out
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Q4 2013

WWAV Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 18,773 sh (New)
Jim Simons 180,400 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 11,784 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 748,120 sh (+11.04%)
John Paulson 1,600,000 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 94,049 sh (-2.13%)
Louis Moore Bacon 200,000 sh (-27.27%)
» More
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with WWAV

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Paulson 2013-09-30 New Buy0.21%$16.71 - $20.18 $ 26.7441%1600000
Mario Gabelli 2013-09-30 Add 136.13%0.01%$16.71 - $20.18 $ 26.7441%96100
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Sold Out $15.78 - $19.19 $ 26.7456%0
John Keeley 2013-06-30 Sold Out $15.78 - $19.19 $ 26.7456%0
Mario Gabelli 2013-06-30 Add 21.83%$15.78 - $19.19 $ 26.7456%40698
Ron Baron 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.02%$14.85 - $17.64 $ 26.7464%0
Ron Baron 2012-12-31 New Buy0.02%$14.31 - $16.75 $ 26.7471%200000
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 46.90
WWAV's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
61% of the 1168 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.40 vs. WWAV: 46.90 )
WWAV' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 19.96   Max: 52.22
Current: 46.9

19.96
52.22
P/B 4.80
WWAV's P/B is ranked lower than
66% of the 1342 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. WWAV: 4.80 )
WWAV' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 3.12   Max: 5.38
Current: 4.8

3.12
5.38
P/S 1.80
WWAV's P/S is ranked lower than
65% of the 1446 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. WWAV: 1.80 )
WWAV' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.01   Max: 2.05
Current: 1.8

1.01
2.05
PFCF 89.00
WWAV's PFCF is ranked lower than
69% of the 824 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.20 vs. WWAV: 89.00 )
WWAV' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 17.61   Max: 99.4
Current: 89

17.61
99.4
EV-to-EBIT 32.30
WWAV's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
64% of the 1237 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 15.33 vs. WWAV: 32.30 )
WWAV' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 17.7   Max: 36.9
Current: 32.3

17.7
36.9
PEG 1.40
WWAV's PEG is ranked higher than
76% of the 686 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.28 vs. WWAV: 1.40 )
WWAV' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0   Max: 1.4
Current: 1.4

0
1.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Median PS Value 1.40
WWAV's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
61% of the 1305 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. WWAV: 1.40 )
WWAV' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 1.2
Current: 1.4

0.8
1.2
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.10
WWAV's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1310 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. WWAV: 3.10 )
WWAV' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.7   Max: 5.7
Current: 3.1

2.7
5.7

Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Packaged Foods
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Traded in other countries:WIW.Germany
WhiteWave Foods Company was incorporated on July 17, 2012 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dean Foods to acquire the capital stock of WWF Operating Company ("WWF Opco"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dean Foods. The Company operates as a consumer packaged food and beverage company. The Company manufactures, markets, distributes, and sells branded plant-based foods and beverages, coffee creamers and beverages, and premium dairy products throughout North America and Europe. The company's plant-based food and beverage products, which include soy-, almond-, coconut-, hazelnut-, rice-, and oat-based choices, feature various flavorful offerings with nutritional qualities that consumers desire. Its product portfolio in the United States includes Silk soymilk, Silk PureAlmond almondmilk, Silk PureCoconut coconutmilk, Silk Fruit & Protein, and Silk Live! soy yogurt. In Europe, its product portfolio under its Alpro and Provamel brands includes soy, hazelnut, almond, rice, and oat milks, as well as desserts, cream, margarine, and meat-free foods.

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