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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 : 8/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.17
ZTS's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 0.17 )
ZTS' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.14   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.17

Equity to Asset 0.14
ZTS's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 0.14 )
ZTS' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 0.65
Current: 0.14

0.14
0.65
Interest Coverage 7.03
ZTS's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 7.03 )
ZTS' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.3   Max: 13.28
Current: 7.03

2.3
13.28
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 2.93
M-Score: -3.09
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 17.41
ZTS's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 17.41 )
ZTS' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -4.53   Max: 17.41
Current: 17.41

-4.53
17.41
Net-margin (%) 11.05
ZTS's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 11.05 )
ZTS' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -3.62   Max: 11.05
Current: 11.05

-3.62
11.05
ROE (%) 53.62
ZTS's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 53.62 )
ZTS' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 6.59   Max: 53.62
Current: 53.62

6.59
53.62
ROA (%) 7.69
ZTS's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 7.69 )
ZTS' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 4.29   Max: 7.69
Current: 7.69

4.29
7.69
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 30.05
ZTS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 30.05 )
ZTS' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 18.16   Max: 30.05
Current: 30.05

18.16
30.05
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

ZTS Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Vanguard Health Care Fund 663,700 sh (New)
Robert Olstein 91,000 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 94,751 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 410,570 sh (New)
George Soros 663,568 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 310,850 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 5,000 sh (New)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 50,000 sh (New)
Chase Coleman 400,000 sh (New)
Ruane Cunniff 20,000 sh (New)
Meryl Witmer 70,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 727,721 sh (New)
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Q2 2013

ZTS Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Mario Gabelli 54,360 sh (New)
John Keeley 41,753 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 30,457 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 50,000 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 2,668,781 sh (+2716.63%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 8,412,017 sh (+1167.44%)
Steven Cohen 7,509,206 sh (+931.88%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 377,645 sh (+655.29%)
RS Investment Management 1,826,967 sh (+487.73%)
George Soros 2,404,811 sh (+262.41%)
Robert Olstein 143,000 sh (+57.14%)
Ruane Cunniff 20,044 sh (+0.22%)
George Soros 31,000 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 5,000 sh (unchged)
Chase Coleman Sold Out
Meryl Witmer 69,850 sh (-0.21%)
Paul Tudor Jones 114,357 sh (-72.15%)
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Q3 2013

ZTS Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Lee Ainslie 359,948 sh (New)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 5,842,948 sh (+1447.21%)
Ruane Cunniff 173,973 sh (+767.96%)
Mario Gabelli 244,760 sh (+350.26%)
John Keeley 81,519 sh (+95.24%)
RS Investment Management 2,266,289 sh (+24.05%)
Robert Olstein 160,000 sh (+11.89%)
Chuck Royce 5,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 108,700 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 600,000 sh (unchged)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 8,412,017 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Steven Cohen 6,475,368 sh (-13.77%)
Pioneer Investments 1,925,278 sh (-27.86%)
George Soros 1,619,011 sh (-32.68%)
Louis Moore Bacon 15,950 sh (-68.1%)
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Q4 2013

ZTS Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 6,200 sh (New)
Jim Simons 779,000 sh (New)
Lee Ainslie 7,635,025 sh (+2021.15%)
George Soros 2,495,329 sh (+54.13%)
Mario Gabelli 282,960 sh (+15.61%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 6,647,674 sh (+13.77%)
John Keeley 81,582 sh (+0.08%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 8,412,017 sh (unchged)
Robert Olstein 160,000 sh (unchged)
George Soros 186,000 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff 173,973 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 1,924,824 sh (-0.02%)
RS Investment Management 2,234,184 sh (-1.42%)
Steven Cohen 4,749,899 sh (-26.65%)
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» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with ZTS

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Lee Ainslie 2013-12-31 Add 2021.15%3.05%$31.04 - $33.22 $ 28.6-10%7635025
George Soros 2013-12-31 Add 54.13%0.24%$31.04 - $33.22 $ 28.6-10%2495329
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-09-30 Add 1447.21%0.5%$29.15 - $32.72 $ 28.6-7%5842948
George Soros 2013-09-30 Reduce -32.68%0.26%$29.15 - $32.72 $ 28.6-7%1619011
Lee Ainslie 2013-09-30 New Buy0.15%$29.15 - $32.72 $ 28.6-7%359948
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.04%$29.15 - $32.72 $ 28.6-7%0
Mario Gabelli 2013-09-30 Add 350.26%0.04%$29.15 - $32.72 $ 28.6-7%244760
Ruane Cunniff 2013-09-30 Add 767.96%0.03%$29.15 - $32.72 $ 28.6-7%173973
John Keeley 2013-09-30 Add 95.24%0.02%$29.15 - $32.72 $ 28.6-7%81519
Vanguard Health Care Fund 2013-06-30 Add 1167.44%0.88%$30.19 - $34.26 $ 28.6-12%8412017
George Soros 2013-06-30 Add 262.41%0.59%$30.19 - $34.26 $ 28.6-12%2404811
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 New Buy0.04%$30.19 - $34.26 $ 28.6-12%30457
John Keeley 2013-06-30 New Buy0.03%$30.19 - $34.26 $ 28.6-12%41753
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-06-30 Add 655.29%0.03%$30.19 - $34.26 $ 28.6-12%377645
Mario Gabelli 2013-06-30 New Buy0.01%$30.19 - $34.26 $ 28.6-12%54360
George Soros 2013-03-31 New Buy0.26%$31.01 - $34.64 $ 28.6-14%663568
Vanguard Health Care Fund 2013-03-31 New Buy0.09%$31.01 - $34.64 $ 28.6-14%663700
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-03-31 New Buy0.01%$31.01 - $34.64 $ 28.6-14%50000
Ruane Cunniff 2013-03-31 New Buy$31.01 - $34.64 $ 28.6-14%20000
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 28.30
ZTS's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 28.30 )
ZTS' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 28.12   Max: 42.59
Current: 28.3

28.12
42.59
P/B 15.21
ZTS's P/B is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 15.21 )
ZTS' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 15.11   Max: 24.37
Current: 15.21

15.11
24.37
P/S 3.14
ZTS's P/S is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 3.14 )
ZTS' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 3.11   Max: 3.95
Current: 3.14

3.11
3.95
PFCF 28.60
ZTS's PFCF is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 28.60 )
ZTS' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 25.57   Max: 32.67
Current: 28.6

25.57
32.67
EV-to-EBIT 21.87
ZTS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 21.87 )
ZTS' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 21.7   Max: 28
Current: 21.87

21.7
28

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 0.90
ZTS's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 0.90 )
ZTS' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 0.69
Current: 0.9

0.21
0.69
Dividend Payout 0.17
ZTS's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 0.17 )
ZTS' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.19   Max: 0.19
Current: 0.17

Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.90
ZTS's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 0.90 )
ZTS' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 0.68
Current: 0.9

0.21
0.68

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Median PS Value 0.89
ZTS's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 0.89 )
ZTS' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 1.02   Max: 1.02
Current: 0.89

Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 4.60
ZTS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ZTS: 4.60 )
ZTS' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 3.6   Max: 4.6
Current: 4.6

3.6
4.6

Business Description

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Zoetis Inc discovers, develops, manufactures & commercializes animal health medicines & vaccines for livestock & companion animals. Its products include anti-infectives, vaccines, parasiticides, medicated feed additives & other pharmaceutical products.

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