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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 0.02
WWAV's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
97% of the 1588 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.67 vs. WWAV: 0.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
WWAV' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.12 Max: N/A
Current: 0.02
Equity to Asset 0.29
WWAV's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
83% of the 1538 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. WWAV: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
WWAV' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.36 Max: 0.54
Current: 0.29
0.29
0.54
Interest Coverage 5.72
WWAV's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
66% of the 1196 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 12.11 vs. WWAV: 5.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WWAV' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.72  Med: 10.30 Max: 19.2
Current: 5.72
5.72
19.2
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 2.72
M-Score: -2.35
WACC vs ROIC
11.28%
7.73%
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
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 8.59
WWAV's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1572 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.88 vs. WWAV: 8.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
WWAV' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.19  Med: 7.82 Max: 8.67
Current: 8.59
6.19
8.67
Net-margin (%) 4.36
WWAV's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1576 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.19 vs. WWAV: 4.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
WWAV' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.9  Med: 4.35 Max: 5.3
Current: 4.36
3.9
5.3
ROE (%) 14.76
WWAV's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1536 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 6.75 vs. WWAV: 14.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
WWAV' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.34  Med: 13.76 Max: 18.91
Current: 14.76
11.34
18.91
ROA (%) 4.51
WWAV's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1601 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.13 vs. WWAV: 4.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
WWAV' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.45  Med: 5.00 Max: 10.19
Current: 4.51
4.45
10.19
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 29.20
WWAV's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1591 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 11.70 vs. WWAV: 29.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
WWAV' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 25  Med: 30.37 Max: 56.02
Current: 29.2
25
56.02
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 13.00
WWAV's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1351 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. WWAV: 13.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WWAV' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.2  Med: 12.70 Max: 13
Current: 13
6.2
13
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 14.50
WWAV's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1162 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. WWAV: 14.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WWAV' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.1  Med: 8.80 Max: 14.5
Current: 14.5
3.1
14.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 8.60
WWAV's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1041 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. WWAV: 8.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WWAV' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1.60 Max: 8.6
Current: 8.6
0
8.6
» WWAV's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-05-08)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

WWAV Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 6,000 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 580,000 sh (+134.34%)
John Paulson 2,600,000 sh (+62.25%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Ron Baron 89,871 sh (-8.20%)
Mario Gabelli 92,585 sh (-13.00%)
Caxton Associates 80,000 sh (-20.00%)
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Q3 2015

WWAV Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 380,440 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 10,600 sh (+76.67%)
John Paulson 2,600,000 sh (unchged)
Ron Baron 89,871 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 74,585 sh (-19.44%)
Louis Moore Bacon 450,000 sh (-22.41%)
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Q4 2015

WWAV Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Pioneer Investments 105,748 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,166,900 sh (+206.72%)
Mario Gabelli 82,827 sh (+11.05%)
John Paulson Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon 425,000 sh (-5.56%)
Paul Tudor Jones 9,600 sh (-9.43%)
Ron Baron 71,818 sh (-20.09%)
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Q1 2016

WWAV Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 262,590 sh (New)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 43.31
WWAV's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
82% of the 1222 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.53 vs. WWAV: 43.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
WWAV' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.46  Med: 43.95 Max: 63.57
Current: 43.31
23.46
63.57
Forward P/E 25.38
WWAV's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
85% of the 163 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 17.30 vs. WWAV: 25.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 43.31
WWAV's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
82% of the 1222 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.35 vs. WWAV: 43.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
WWAV' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.46  Med: 44.06 Max: 63.73
Current: 43.31
23.46
63.73
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 53.53
WWAV's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
81% of the 589 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 23.17 vs. WWAV: 53.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
WWAV' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 47.31  Med: 51.15 Max: 55.02
Current: 53.53
47.31
55.02
P/B 5.93
WWAV's P/B is ranked lower than
89% of the 1491 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. WWAV: 5.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
WWAV' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.12  Med: 5.35 Max: 7.9
Current: 5.93
3.12
7.9
P/S 1.91
WWAV's P/S is ranked lower than
69% of the 1538 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.91 vs. WWAV: 1.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
WWAV' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.99  Med: 1.81 Max: 2.56
Current: 1.91
0.99
2.56
PFCF 129.25
WWAV's PFCF is ranked lower than
95% of the 550 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 18.90 vs. WWAV: 129.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
WWAV' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.97  Med: 77.43 Max: 9342.5
Current: 129.25
16.97
9342.5
POCF 23.26
WWAV's POCF is ranked lower than
77% of the 809 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 11.56 vs. WWAV: 23.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
WWAV' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.58  Med: 22.02 Max: 33.67
Current: 23.26
9.58
33.67
EV-to-EBIT 28.34
WWAV's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
76% of the 1240 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 15.12 vs. WWAV: 28.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WWAV' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.8  Med: 29.50 Max: 40.2
Current: 28.34
16.8
40.2
EV-to-EBITDA 20.70
WWAV's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
75% of the 1291 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 11.70 vs. WWAV: 20.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WWAV' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.9  Med: 20.95 Max: 27.1
Current: 20.7
11.9
27.1
PEG 3.63
WWAV's PEG is ranked lower than
64% of the 522 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.35 vs. WWAV: 3.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
WWAV' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 1.7
Current: 3.63
0
1.7
Current Ratio 1.00
WWAV's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
81% of the 1422 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. WWAV: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WWAV' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 1.18 Max: 1.58
Current: 1
1
1.58
Quick Ratio 0.56
WWAV's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 1421 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. WWAV: 0.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WWAV' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 0.73 Max: 1.04
Current: 0.56
0.56
1.04
Days Inventory 35.88
WWAV's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
76% of the 1472 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 65.56 vs. WWAV: 35.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
WWAV' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.34  Med: 33.67 Max: 34.91
Current: 35.88
17.34
34.91
Days Sales Outstanding 24.31
WWAV's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
70% of the 1146 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 39.12 vs. WWAV: 24.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WWAV' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.83  Med: 20.47 Max: 24.31
Current: 24.31
16.83
24.31
Days Payable 52.42
WWAV's Days Payable is ranked higher than
57% of the 1087 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 43.85 vs. WWAV: 52.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
WWAV' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 42.78  Med: 47.50 Max: 53.26
Current: 52.42
42.78
53.26

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Median PS Value 1.05
WWAV's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
57% of the 1374 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. WWAV: 1.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
WWAV' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 0.94 Max: 1
Current: 1.05
0.57
1
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 3.59
WWAV's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 1544 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. WWAV: 3.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
WWAV' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.5  Med: 3.40 Max: 6
Current: 3.59
2.5
6

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $3866
EPS $ 0.94
Beta1.57
Short Percentage of Float7.07%
52-Week Range $31.40 - 52.53
Shares Outstanding(Mil)176.34

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 4,277 4,611 4,915
EPS($) 1.35 1.60 1.88
EPS without NRI($) 1.35 1.60 1.88

Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Packaged Foods
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Traded in other countries:WIW.Germany,
The Whitewave Foods Company was incorporated under the laws of the State of Delaware on July 17, 2012. It is 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 operates in two geographical segments including; North America segment and Europe Segment. The Company's North America segment, Company offers products in the plant-based foods and beverages, coffee creamers and beverages, premium dairy and organic greens and produce categories throughout North America. Its brands distributed in North America include; Silk plant-based foods and beverages, International Delight and LAND O LAKES coffee creamers and beverages, and Horizon Organic premium dairy products. The Company's Europe segment offers plant-based foods and beverages throughout Europe. Its brands include; Alpro and Provamel. The Company's products are sold across North America and Europe to a variety of customers, including grocery stores, mass merchandisers, club stores, convenience stores, and health food stores, as well as through various away-from-home channels, including restaurants and food service outlets. The Company faces competition from manufacturers of private label products, as well as manufacturers of other branded food products. Its Competitors include; consumer packaged foods companies such as Group Danone, General Mills, Inc., Kraft Foods Group, Inc., and Nestle S.A. It also competes with natural and organic consumer packaged foods companies such as The Hain Celestial Group, Inc., Annie's Inc., and Organic Valley. The Company's activities, both in and outside of the United States, are subject to extensive regulation; and are regulated by,among other federal and state authorities, the U.S. FDA, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission ("FTC"), and the U.S. Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, and Labor.
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