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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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.01
ALEX's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
63% of the 1418 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 0.28 vs. ALEX: 0.01 )
ALEX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.01

Equity to Asset 0.53
ALEX's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
76% of the 1418 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 0.44 vs. ALEX: 0.53 )
ALEX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.44   Max: 0.64
Current: 0.53

0.44
0.64
Interest Coverage 2.09
ALEX's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
55% of the 809 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 9.74 vs. ALEX: 2.09 )
ALEX' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.48   Max: 4.56
Current: 2.09

1.48
4.56
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.41
M-Score: 0.70
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
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history
Operating margin (%) 11.17
ALEX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1451 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 21.49 vs. ALEX: 11.17 )
ALEX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 2.65   Max: 13.62
Current: 11.17

2.65
13.62
Net-margin (%) 13.99
ALEX's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1451 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 15.66 vs. ALEX: 13.99 )
ALEX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 1.97   Max: 10.1
Current: 13.99

1.97
10.1
ROE (%) 6.39
ALEX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1436 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 7.23 vs. ALEX: 6.39 )
ALEX' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 2.01   Max: 8.28
Current: 6.39

2.01
8.28
ROA (%) 3.40
ALEX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1464 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 3.12 vs. ALEX: 3.40 )
ALEX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 1.03   Max: 3.77
Current: 3.4

1.03
3.77
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 3.88
ALEX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 1440 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 15.97 vs. ALEX: 3.88 )
ALEX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 2.89   Max: 12.07
Current: 3.88

2.89
12.07
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

ALEX Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 9,200 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 694,700 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Charles Brandes 31,045 sh (-20.53%)
PRIMECAP Management 509,800 sh (-35.44%)
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Q4 2013

ALEX Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Chris Davis 68,760 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 8,600 sh (New)
Charles Brandes 31,975 sh (+3%)
Chuck Royce 694,700 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 503,400 sh (-1.26%)
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Q1 2014

ALEX Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Pioneer Investments 21,900 sh (+154.65%)
Chris Davis 104,874 sh (+52.52%)
Chuck Royce 694,700 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management Sold Out
Charles Brandes 31,709 sh (-0.83%)
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Q2 2014

ALEX Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Pioneer Investments 38,900 sh (+77.63%)
Chris Davis 174,070 sh (+65.98%)
Chuck Royce 694,700 sh (unchged)
Charles Brandes 30,908 sh (-2.53%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with ALEX

(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
PRIMECAP Management 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.03%$37.3 - $44.56 $ 38.29-7%0
PRIMECAP Management 2013-09-30 Reduce -35.44%0.02%$34.59 - $45.92 $ 38.29-4%509800
Charles Brandes 2013-09-30 Reduce -20.53%$34.59 - $45.92 $ 38.29-4%31045
PRIMECAP Management 2013-03-31 Reduce -25.09%0.01%$29.21 - $36.52 $ 38.2913%848800
Charles Brandes 2012-12-31 New Buy0.01%$26.39 - $29.89 $ 38.2934%33480
John Burbank 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$26.39 - $29.89 $ 38.2934%0
Charles Brandes 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.05%$25 - $34.27 $ 38.2923%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.03%$25 - $34.27 $ 38.2923%0
John Burbank 2012-09-30 New Buy0.01%$25 - $34.27 $ 38.2923%8915
Meridian Funds 2012-06-30 New Buy0.39%$47.36 - $52.86 $ 38.29-23%460900
PRIMECAP Management 2012-06-30 New Buy0.11%$47.36 - $52.86 $ 38.29-23%1248237
Charles Brandes 2012-06-30 New Buy0.05%$47.36 - $52.86 $ 38.29-23%87459
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 New Buy0.03%$47.36 - $52.86 $ 38.29-23%6255
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Ratios

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history
P/E(ttm) 26.90
ALEX's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
51% of the 1201 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 13.00 vs. ALEX: 26.90 )
ALEX' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 26.64   Max: 146.12
Current: 26.9

26.64
146.12
P/B 1.54
ALEX's P/B is ranked higher than
54% of the 1371 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. ALEX: 1.54 )
ALEX' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.22   Max: 2.11
Current: 1.54

1.22
2.11
P/S 3.73
ALEX's P/S is ranked higher than
64% of the 1556 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. ALEX: 3.73 )
ALEX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.62   Max: 6.69
Current: 3.73

0.62
6.69
EV-to-EBIT 46.52
ALEX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
56% of the 1556 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 23.87 vs. ALEX: 46.52 )
ALEX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 12   Max: 67.5
Current: 46.52

12
67.5
Current Ratio 1.24
ALEX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
51% of the 943 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 1.62 vs. ALEX: 1.24 )
ALEX' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.79   Max: 1.71
Current: 1.24

0.79
1.71
Quick Ratio 0.62
ALEX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
58% of the 943 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 0.89 vs. ALEX: 0.62 )
ALEX' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 1.12
Current: 0.62

0.28
1.12

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 0.42
ALEX's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
94% of the 1044 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 2.62 vs. ALEX: 0.42 )
ALEX' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 0.32
Current: 0.42

0.09
0.32
Dividend Payout 0.29
ALEX's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
78% of the 1556 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. ALEX: 0.29 )
ALEX' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 0.21
Current: 0.29

0.06
0.21
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.40
ALEX's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
92% of the 1058 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 2.89 vs. ALEX: 0.40 )
ALEX' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 0.32
Current: 0.4

0.09
0.32

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 1.80
ALEX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
59% of the 1556 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. ALEX: 1.80 )
ALEX' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.22   Max: 2.04
Current: 1.8

1.22
2.04
Price/Median PS Value 0.78
ALEX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 1556 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. ALEX: 0.78 )
ALEX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 1.23
Current: 0.78

0.13
1.23
Price/Graham Number 1.61
ALEX's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
62% of the 1556 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. ALEX: 1.61 )
ALEX' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.23   Max: 2.93
Current: 1.61

1.23
2.93
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 2.10
ALEX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
54% of the 1331 Companies
in the Global Real Estate - General industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. ALEX: 2.10 )
ALEX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.5   Max: 8.3
Current: 2.1

1.5
8.3

Business Description

Industry: Real Estate Services » Real Estate - General
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Alexander & Baldwin Inc is a Hawaii-focused land company which provides real estate development, real estate leasing and agribusiness services. The Company's assets include approximately 87,000 acres of land in Hawaii, nearly 8.0 million square feet of retail, office and industrial properties in Hawaii and on the Mainland, and a real estate development portfolio of residential and commercial projects across Hawaii. The Company also provides renewable energy on Maui and Kauai, supplying approximately six percent of the power consumed on each island. The Company operates in in three segments in two industries—Real Estate and Agribusiness. The Real Estate Industry consists of two segments, both of which have operations in Hawaii and on the Mainland. The Real Estate Industry engages in real estate development and ownership activities, including planning, zoning, financing, constructing, purchasing, managing and leasing, selling and exchanging, and investing in real property. Real estate activities are conducted through A&B Properties, Inc. and other wholly owned subsidiaries of the Company. Real Estate Development and Sales segment - generates its revenues and creates value through an active and comprehensive program of land stewardship, planning, entitlement, development and sale of land and commercial and residential properties, principally in Hawaii. Real Estate Leasing segment - owns, operates, and manages a portfolio of retail, office, and industrial properties in Hawaii and on the Mainland. The Company also leases land in Hawaii. Agribusiness, which contains one segment, produces bulk raw sugar, specialty food grade sugars, and molasses; markets and distributes specialty food-grade sugars; provides general trucking services, mobile equipment maintenance, and repair services in Hawaii; leases agricultural land to third parties; and generates and sells electricity to the extent not used in the Company's Agribusiness operations. The Company also is the member of Hawaiian Sugar & Transportation Cooperative ("HS&TC"), a cooperative that provides raw sugar marketing and transportation services.
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