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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.06
CPB's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
53% of the 1685 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. CPB: 0.06 )
CPB' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: 0.2
Current: 0.06

0
0.2
Equity to Asset 0.20
CPB's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
55% of the 1678 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. CPB: 0.20 )
CPB' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.05   Max: 0.43
Current: 0.2

-0.05
0.43
Interest Coverage 9.77
CPB's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
60% of the 1086 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 16.77 vs. CPB: 9.77 )
CPB' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 5.71   Max: 12.04
Current: 9.77

5.71
12.04
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 3.03
M-Score: -2.47
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 : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 15.02
CPB's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1691 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.94 vs. CPB: 15.02 )
CPB' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 13.41   Max: 22.72
Current: 15.02

13.41
22.72
Net-margin (%) 10.53
CPB's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1692 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. CPB: 10.53 )
CPB' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 5.69   Max: 14.57
Current: 10.53

5.69
14.57
ROE (%) 57.94
CPB's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 1674 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 8.66 vs. CPB: 57.94 )
CPB' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 30.79   Max: 435.9
Current: 57.94

30.79
435.9
ROA (%) 10.59
CPB's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1701 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.18 vs. CPB: 10.59 )
CPB' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 6.17   Max: 18.04
Current: 10.59

6.17
18.04
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 42.39
CPB's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 1694 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 13.57 vs. CPB: 42.39 )
CPB' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 41.51   Max: 83.7
Current: 42.39

41.51
83.7
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 3.70
CPB's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1487 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. CPB: 3.70 )
CPB' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 7
Current: 3.7

0
7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 0.10
CPB's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1306 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. CPB: 0.10 )
CPB' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -2.7   Max: 8.9
Current: 0.1

-2.7
8.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 1.00
CPB's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1166 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. CPB: 1.00 )
CPB' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -7.7   Max: 8.7
Current: 1

-7.7
8.7
» CPB's 10-Y Financials

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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

CPB Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Mario Gabelli 903,312 sh (+20.79%)
Pioneer Investments 3,017,872 sh (+2.87%)
Brian Rogers 5,932,900 sh (unchged)
John Burbank 100,000 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 113,825 sh (-5.64%)
Jim Simons 3,114,900 sh (-31.66%)
Steven Cohen 24,410 sh (-46.63%)
John Hussman 10,500 sh (-97.91%)
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Q1 2014

CPB Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Joel Greenblatt 95,102 sh (New)
John Hussman 260,500 sh (+2380.95%)
John Burbank 100,000 sh (unchged)
Brian Rogers 5,932,900 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 870,012 sh (-3.69%)
Pioneer Investments 2,707,086 sh (-10.3%)
Jeremy Grantham 61,400 sh (-46.06%)
Steven Cohen 11,004 sh (-54.92%)
Jim Simons 1,093,100 sh (-64.91%)
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Q2 2014

CPB Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Joel Greenblatt 285,670 sh (+200.38%)
Brian Rogers 5,932,900 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 869,462 sh (-0.06%)
John Hussman 255,250 sh (-2.02%)
Pioneer Investments 2,449,280 sh (-9.52%)
Jim Simons 456,600 sh (-58.23%)
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Q3 2014

CPB Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Dodge & Cox 8,530 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 886,212 sh (+1.93%)
Brian Rogers 5,432,900 sh (-8.43%)
Pioneer Investments 1,883,501 sh (-23.1%)
Jim Simons 289,800 sh (-36.53%)
John Hussman 155,250 sh (-39.18%)
Joel Greenblatt 56,869 sh (-80.09%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with CPB

(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 Hussman 2014-09-30 Reduce -39.18%0.35%$41.81 - $46.19 $ 44.31%155250
Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Reduce -80.09%0.13%$41.81 - $46.19 $ 44.31%56869
Dodge & Cox 2014-09-30 New Buy$41.81 - $46.19 $ 44.31%8530
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Add 200.38%0.11%$44.04 - $46.61 $ 44.3-2%285670
John Hussman 2014-03-31 Add 2380.95%0.84%$39.84 - $44.64 $ 44.34%260500
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 New Buy0.06%$39.84 - $44.64 $ 44.34%95102
John Hussman 2013-12-31 Reduce -97.91%1.08%$38.6 - $43.37 $ 44.37%10500
Mario Gabelli 2013-12-31 Add 20.79%0.04%$38.6 - $43.37 $ 44.37%903312
Mark Hillman 2013-09-30 Sold Out 1.3%$40.96 - $47.89 $ 44.3-1%0
John Hussman 2013-09-30 Add 24.84%0.22%$40.96 - $47.89 $ 44.3-1%502500
Ken Fisher 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.03%$40.96 - $47.89 $ 44.3-1%0
Ray Dalio 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.03%$40.96 - $47.89 $ 44.3-1%0
John Keeley 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.01%$40.96 - $47.89 $ 44.3-1%0
Mark Hillman 2013-06-30 New Buy1.3%$42.81 - $48.14 $ 44.3-2%18995
John Hussman 2013-06-30 Reduce -33.42%0.33%$42.81 - $48.14 $ 44.3-2%402500
Ray Dalio 2013-06-30 Add 331.64%0.03%$42.81 - $48.14 $ 44.3-2%86682
John Keeley 2013-06-30 Add 22.67%$42.81 - $48.14 $ 44.3-2%10280
Mark Hillman 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.61%$34.89 - $45.36 $ 44.314%0
John Hussman 2013-03-31 Add 20.06%0.17%$34.89 - $45.36 $ 44.314%604500
Ray Dalio 2013-03-31 Reduce -84.07%0.04%$34.89 - $45.36 $ 44.314%20082
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.01%$34.89 - $45.36 $ 44.314%0
John Keeley 2013-03-31 New Buy0.01%$34.89 - $45.36 $ 44.314%8380
Ken Fisher 2013-03-31 Add 21.27%0.01%$34.89 - $45.36 $ 44.314%280794
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Reduce -79.48%0.05%$34.56 - $36.95 $ 44.324%5829
George Soros 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.04%$34.56 - $36.95 $ 44.324%0
Ray Dalio 2012-12-31 Add 23.39%0.01%$34.56 - $36.95 $ 44.324%126082
Ken Fisher 2012-12-31 Add 32.09%0.01%$34.56 - $36.95 $ 44.324%231537
Arnold Van Den Berg 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.47%$32.47 - $35.35 $ 44.331%0
George Soros 2012-09-30 New Buy0.04%$32.47 - $35.35 $ 44.331%75000
Ken Fisher 2012-09-30 New Buy0.02%$32.47 - $35.35 $ 44.331%175290
Ray Dalio 2012-09-30 Add 44.97%0.01%$32.47 - $35.35 $ 44.331%102182
John Hussman 2012-06-30 Reduce -41.91%0.29%$31.39 - $34.44 $ 44.334%614000
Mark Hillman 2012-06-30 Reduce -57.3%0.25%$31.39 - $34.44 $ 44.334%6392
Ray Dalio 2012-06-30 Add 36.9%0.01%$31.39 - $34.44 $ 44.334%70484
Mark Hillman 2012-03-31 Reduce -67.08%0.67%$31.44 - $33.71 $ 44.347%14971
Brian Rogers 2012-03-31 Add 47.11%0.28%$31.44 - $33.71 $ 44.347%5932900
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add 196.88%0.05%$31.44 - $33.71 $ 44.347%26823
Ray Dalio 2012-03-31 New Buy0.03%$31.44 - $33.71 $ 44.347%51484
Arnold Van Den Berg 2012-03-31 Reduce -5.27%0.03%$31.44 - $33.71 $ 44.347%151698
Tom Gayner 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.14%$31.25 - $34.09 $ 44.334%0
Joel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Reduce -54.13%0.06%$31.25 - $34.09 $ 44.334%9035
Brian Rogers 2011-12-31 Add 11.01%0.06%$31.25 - $34.09 $ 44.334%4032900
Mason Hawkins 2011-09-30 Sold Out 2.4886%$29.77 - $34.59 $ 44.338%0
Arnold Van Den Berg 2011-09-30 Add 397.74%0.42%$29.77 - $34.59 $ 44.338%169680
Joel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 New Buy0.1%$29.77 - $34.59 $ 44.338%19697
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 15.90
CPB's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 24.50 vs. CPB: 15.90 )
CPB' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 8.88   Max: 35.87
Current: 15.9

8.88
35.87
P/B 8.60
CPB's P/B is ranked lower than
51% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. CPB: 8.60 )
CPB' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 6.45   Max: 15.93
Current: 8.6

6.45
15.93
P/S 1.67
CPB's P/S is ranked higher than
62% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. CPB: 1.67 )
CPB' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.15   Max: 2.32
Current: 1.67

1.15
2.32
PFCF 20.23
CPB's PFCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 53.00 vs. CPB: 20.23 )
CPB' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 10.8   Max: 45.65
Current: 20.23

10.8
45.65
EV-to-EBIT 14.11
CPB's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
80% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.09 vs. CPB: 14.11 )
CPB' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 9.1   Max: 18
Current: 14.11

9.1
18
PEG 59.33
CPB's PEG is ranked higher than
81% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CPB: 59.33 )
CPB' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 2.03   Max: 86.57
Current: 59.33

2.03
86.57
Shiller P/E 19.01
CPB's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
88% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 54.72 vs. CPB: 19.01 )
CPB' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 11.41   Max: 24.45
Current: 19.01

11.41
24.45
Current Ratio 0.74
CPB's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
54% of the 1697 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. CPB: 0.74 )
CPB' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 1.06
Current: 0.74

0.39
1.06
Quick Ratio 0.40
CPB's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 1697 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. CPB: 0.40 )
CPB' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 0.65
Current: 0.4

0.2
0.65

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 2.82
CPB's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
73% of the 1258 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. CPB: 2.82 )
CPB' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.21   Max: 3.9
Current: 2.82

1.21
3.9
Dividend Payout 0.50
CPB's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
71% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.77 vs. CPB: 0.50 )
CPB' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 1.79
Current: 0.5

0.16
1.79
Dividend growth (3y) 2.90
CPB's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
76% of the 964 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. CPB: 2.90 )
CPB' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -18.6   Max: 11.6
Current: 2.9

-18.6
11.6
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.32
CPB's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
55% of the 1285 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. CPB: 2.32 )
CPB' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1   Max: 3.23
Current: 2.32

1
3.23
Share Buyback Rate 1.30
CPB's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
88% of the 1034 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. CPB: 1.30 )
CPB' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 5.1   Max: -0.2
Current: 1.3

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.61
CPB's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.84 vs. CPB: 1.61 )
CPB' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.05   Max: 2.44
Current: 1.61

1.05
2.44
Price/Median PS Value 1.03
CPB's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 1817 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. CPB: 1.03 )
CPB' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.74   Max: 2.33
Current: 1.03

0.74
2.33
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.10
CPB's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1665 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. CPB: 7.10 )
CPB' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 5.5   Max: 11
Current: 7.1

5.5
11
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 5.76
CPB's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1094 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.74 vs. CPB: 5.76 )
CPB' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 4   Max: 12.4
Current: 5.76

4
12.4

Analyst Estimate

Jul15 Jul16 Jul17
Revenue(Mil) 8,274 8,487 8,641
EPS($) 2.46 2.62 2.80
EPS without NRI($) 2.46 2.62 2.80

Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Packaged Foods
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Campbell Soup Co was organized as a business corporation under the laws of New Jersey on November 23, 1922. The Company together with its subsidiaries is engaged in manufacturing and marketing of branded convenience food products. The Company operates in segments based on product type and geographic location including; U.S. Simple Meals; Global Baking and Snacking; International Simple Meals and Beverages; U.S. Beverages; and Bolthouse and Foodservice. The U.S. Simple Meals segment includes products including condensed and ready-to-serve soups, broth and stocks, pasta sauces, gravies, pasta, beans and dinner sauces, canned poultry, Plum Organics food and snacks. The Global Baking and Snacking segment includes Pepperidge Farm cookies, crackers, bakery and frozen products in U.S. retail; Arnott's biscuits in Australia and Asia Pacific, and Kelsen cookies globally. The International Simple Meals and Beverages segment includes the retail business in Canada and the simple meals and beverages business in Asia Pacific, Latin America, and China. The U.S. Beverages segment includes the U.S. retail beverages business including V8 juices and beverages, and tomato juice products. The Bolthouse and Foodservice segment includes the Bolthouse Farms carrot products including fresh carrots, juice concentrate and fiber, super-premium refrigerated beverages and refrigerated salad dressings, and the North America Foodservice includes the distribution of products including soup, specialty entrées, beverage products, other prepared foods and Pepperidge Farm products through food service channels in the U.S. and Canada. The Company faces competition from multiple food and beverage categories, and includes producers of generic and private label products, as well as other branded food and beverage manufacturers. The Company is subject to regulation by various government agencies, including the Food and Drug Administration, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the Federal Trade Commission, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the Environmental Protection Agency, as well as various state and local agencies.
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