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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 0.06
CPB's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
86% of the 1509 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. CPB: 0.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CPB' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.03 Max: 0.2
Current: 0.06
0
0.2
Equity to Asset 0.17
CPB's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
91% of the 1474 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. CPB: 0.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CPB' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.05  Med: 0.17 Max: 0.42
Current: 0.17
-0.05
0.42
Interest Coverage 9.39
CPB's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
62% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 16.98 vs. CPB: 9.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CPB' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.65  Med: 9.85 Max: 12.04
Current: 9.39
6.65
12.04
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 3.14
M-Score: -2.81
WACC vs ROIC
4.24%
13.80%
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
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history
Operating margin (%) 12.98
CPB's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1502 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.84 vs. CPB: 12.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CPB' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.41  Med: 15.68 Max: 17.56
Current: 12.98
13.41
17.56
Net-margin (%) 8.11
CPB's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1506 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.07 vs. CPB: 8.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CPB' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.69  Med: 10.61 Max: 14.57
Current: 8.11
5.69
14.57
ROE (%) 43.20
CPB's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1479 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 6.35 vs. CPB: 43.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CPB' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 43.31  Med: 64.86 Max: 102.06
Current: 43.2
43.31
102.06
ROA (%) 8.07
CPB's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1536 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.16 vs. CPB: 8.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CPB' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.17  Med: 11.66 Max: 18.04
Current: 8.07
6.17
18.04
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 35.18
CPB's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1524 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 11.46 vs. CPB: 35.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CPB' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 37.28  Med: 53.19 Max: 62.05
Current: 35.18
37.28
62.05
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 4.70
CPB's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1296 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. CPB: 4.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CPB' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 3.10 Max: 7
Current: 4.7
0.1
7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 0.10
CPB's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1100 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. CPB: 0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CPB' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.7  Med: 2.60 Max: 7.3
Current: 0.1
-2.7
7.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -1.20
CPB's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 999 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. CPB: -1.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CPB' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.8  Med: 4.10 Max: 8.7
Current: -1.2
-7.8
8.7
» CPB's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2016-02-25)


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

CPB Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Pioneer Investments 2,502,123 sh (+65.49%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 3,232,900 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 835,543 sh (-5.00%)
Jeremy Grantham 20,685 sh (-11.17%)
John Hussman 105,250 sh (-32.21%)
Joel Greenblatt 53,127 sh (-88.51%)
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Q2 2015

CPB Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Ray Dalio 83,841 sh (New)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 31,074 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 106,360 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,900 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 763,952 sh (+1337.97%)
Pioneer Investments 2,720,267 sh (+8.72%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 3,232,900 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 10,000 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 20,285 sh (-1.93%)
Mario Gabelli 808,193 sh (-3.27%)
John Hussman 78,450 sh (-25.46%)
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Q3 2015

CPB Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 234,400 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,800 sh (+49.15%)
Louis Moore Bacon 125,495 sh (+17.99%)
John Hussman 78,450 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 29,693 sh (-4.44%)
Mario Gabelli 716,691 sh (-11.32%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 2,476,800 sh (-23.39%)
Pioneer Investments 2,028,949 sh (-25.41%)
Joel Greenblatt 100,068 sh (-86.90%)
» More
Q4 2015

CPB Guru Trades in Q4 2015

John Hussman 150,000 sh (+91.20%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 677,391 sh (-5.48%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 27.57
CPB's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
60% of the 1616 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 21.13 vs. CPB: 27.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
CPB' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.88  Med: 15.87 Max: 35.87
Current: 27.57
8.88
35.87
Forward P/E 19.31
CPB's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
66% of the 749 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 16.86 vs. CPB: 19.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 27.46
CPB's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
62% of the 1244 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 20.80 vs. CPB: 27.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
CPB' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.9  Med: 17.66 Max: 27.46
Current: 27.46
11.9
27.46
P/B 12.51
CPB's P/B is ranked lower than
96% of the 1949 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. CPB: 12.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CPB' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.26  Med: 9.78 Max: 15.93
Current: 12.51
6.26
15.93
P/S 2.23
CPB's P/S is ranked lower than
79% of the 1975 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.93 vs. CPB: 2.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CPB' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.15  Med: 1.68 Max: 2.32
Current: 2.23
1.15
2.32
PFCF 21.77
CPB's PFCF is ranked higher than
56% of the 1037 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 22.91 vs. CPB: 21.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CPB' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.8  Med: 18.73 Max: 45.65
Current: 21.77
10.8
45.65
POCF 14.75
CPB's POCF is ranked higher than
51% of the 1424 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 13.95 vs. CPB: 14.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CPB' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.36  Med: 12.68 Max: 22.96
Current: 14.75
8.36
22.96
EV-to-EBIT 20.66
CPB's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
60% of the 1716 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 16.60 vs. CPB: 20.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CPB' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.1  Med: 13.60 Max: 20.66
Current: 20.66
9.1
20.66
EV-to-EBITDA 15.97
CPB's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
60% of the 1793 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 14.02 vs. CPB: 15.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CPB' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.4  Med: 10.90 Max: 15.97
Current: 15.97
7.4
15.97
Shiller P/E 23.78
CPB's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
55% of the 334 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 26.13 vs. CPB: 23.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
CPB' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.31  Med: 17.62 Max: 23.78
Current: 23.78
12.31
23.78
Current Ratio 0.80
CPB's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
87% of the 1474 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.58 vs. CPB: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CPB' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.73 Max: 1.04
Current: 0.8
0.39
1.04
Quick Ratio 0.44
CPB's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 1473 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. CPB: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CPB' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 0.39 Max: 0.65
Current: 0.44
0.2
0.65
Days Inventory 68.64
CPB's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
52% of the 1426 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 66.21 vs. CPB: 68.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CPB' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 58.19  Med: 63.26 Max: 69.48
Current: 68.64
58.19
69.48
Days Sales Outstanding 37.68
CPB's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
52% of the 1086 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 39.52 vs. CPB: 37.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CPB' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 24.35  Med: 25.92 Max: 28.72
Current: 37.68
24.35
28.72
Days Payable 39.40
CPB's Days Payable is ranked lower than
55% of the 1062 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 43.24 vs. CPB: 39.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CPB' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 35.82  Med: 49.53 Max: 59.09
Current: 39.4
35.82
59.09

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 2.17
CPB's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
55% of the 1773 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.05 vs. CPB: 2.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
CPB' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 2.62 Max: 3.9
Current: 2.17
1.21
3.9
Dividend Payout 0.61
CPB's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
71% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. CPB: 0.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
CPB' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.47 Max: 1.79
Current: 0.61
0.16
1.79
Dividend Growth (3y) 2.50
CPB's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
50% of the 646 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. CPB: 2.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
CPB' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.6  Med: 4.60 Max: 11.6
Current: 2.5
-18.6
11.6
Forward Dividend Yield 2.22
CPB's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
53% of the 1541 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.12 vs. CPB: 2.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.27
CPB's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
51% of the 1780 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.02 vs. CPB: 2.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
CPB' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.27  Med: 2.74 Max: 4.08
Current: 2.27
1.27
4.08
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.60
CPB's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 763 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: -1.20 vs. CPB: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CPB' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.2  Med: 2.60 Max: 5.1
Current: 0.6
-0.2
5.1

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Projected FCF 2.09
CPB's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
67% of the 1098 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. CPB: 2.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CPB' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.05  Med: 1.54 Max: 2.44
Current: 2.09
1.05
2.44
Price/Median PS Value 1.32
CPB's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
65% of the 1924 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. CPB: 1.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CPB' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.71  Med: 1.03 Max: 2.25
Current: 1.32
0.71
2.25
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 4.81
CPB's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 1482 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. CPB: 4.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CPB' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.81  Med: 7.30 Max: 11
Current: 4.81
4.81
11
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 4.88
CPB's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 698 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.69 vs. CPB: 4.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CPB' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.7  Med: 7.60 Max: 11.8
Current: 4.88
4.7
11.8

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $8030
EPS $ 2.08
Beta0.39
Short Percentage of Float4.35%
52-Week Range $44.45 - 57.08
Shares Outstanding(Mil)310.03

Analyst Estimate

Jul16 Jul17 Jul18
Revenue(Mil) 8,089 8,261 8,485
EPS($) 2.72 2.91 3.10
EPS without NRI($) 2.72 2.91 3.10

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Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Packaged Foods
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Traded in other countries:CSC.Germany,
Campbell Soup Co was incorporated 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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