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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 : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Equity to Asset 0.20
CSV's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
78% of the 90 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. CSV: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CSV' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.19 Max: 0.62
Current: 0.2
0.11
0.62
Interest Coverage 4.22
CSV's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
82% of the 78 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.38 vs. CSV: 4.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
CSV' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.22  Med: 1.66 Max: 4.61
Current: 4.22
1.22
4.61
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 0.82
M-Score: -2.61
WACC vs ROIC
4.60%
5.98%
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 : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 19.33
CSV's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. CSV: 19.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CSV' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.09  Med: 17.14 Max: 20.06
Current: 19.33
14.09
20.06
Net-margin (%) 8.01
CSV's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.53 vs. CSV: 8.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CSV' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.94  Med: 4.7 Max: 9.06
Current: 8.01
-0.94
9.06
ROE (%) 11.58
CSV's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.30 vs. CSV: 11.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CSV' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.47  Med: 7.62 Max: 13.27
Current: 11.58
-1.47
13.27
ROA (%) 2.35
CSV's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.25 vs. CSV: 2.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CSV' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.25  Med: 1.33 Max: 2.6
Current: 2.35
-0.25
2.6
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 14.69
CSV's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.43 vs. CSV: 14.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CSV' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.84  Med: 15.64 Max: 18.07
Current: 14.69
10.84
18.07
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 6.80
CSV's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 68 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. CSV: 6.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CSV' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.7  Med: 3 Max: 11.6
Current: 6.8
-6.7
11.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 9.80
CSV's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 61 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. CSV: 9.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CSV' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.4  Med: -0.1 Max: 24
Current: 9.8
-12.4
24
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 25.30
CSV's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 52 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. CSV: 25.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CSV' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.6  Med: 16.3 Max: 55.7
Current: 25.3
-13.6
55.7
» CSV's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-11-04)


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Business Description

Industry: Personal Services » Personal Services
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Traded in other countries:CSVSP.USA,
Carriage Services Inc is a provider of death care services and merchandise in the United States. It operates Funeral Home Operations and Cemetery Operations. It provides funeral services and sell related merchandise, such as caskets and urns.

Carriage Services Inc was incorporated in the state of Delaware in December of 1993. The Company is a provider of death care services and merchandise in the United States. It operates two types of businesses: Funeral Home Operations and Cemetery Operation. The Company's funeral homes offer a complete range of services to meet a familys death care needs, including consultation, the removal and preparation of remains, the sale of caskets and related funeral merchandise, the use of funeral home facilities for visitation and services and transportation services. The funeral homes have a non-denominational chapel on the premises, which permits family visitation and services to take place at one location and thereby reduces transportation costs and inconvenience to the family. Its cemetery products and services include interment services, the rights to interment in cemetery sites such as grave sites, mausoleum crypts and niches and related cemetery merchandise, such as memorials and vaults. Cemetery operations generate revenues through sales of interment rights and memorials, installation fees, fees for interment and cremation memorialization products, finance charges from installment sales contracts and investment income from preneed cemetery merchandise trusts and perpetual care trusts. The Companys operations are located in principally suburban and rural markets in the United States, where it competes with smaller, independent operators and companies that market products and related merchandise over the Internet and non-traditional casket stores in certain markets.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 21.10
CSV's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
52% of the 67 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.62 vs. CSV: 21.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
CSV' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.7  Med: 20.23 Max: 504
Current: 21.1
8.7
504
Forward P/E 13.70
CSV's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
73% of the 22 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.69 vs. CSV: 13.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 21.10
CSV's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
54% of the 67 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.62 vs. CSV: 21.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
CSV' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.28  Med: 22 Max: 259.5
Current: 21.1
9.28
259.5
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 43.65
CSV's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
83% of the 35 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.51 vs. CSV: 43.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
CSV' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.58  Med: 24.69 Max: 710
Current: 43.65
4.58
710
P/B 2.33
CSV's P/B is ranked lower than
54% of the 84 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. CSV: 2.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CSV' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 1.21 Max: 2.74
Current: 2.33
0.25
2.74
P/S 1.67
CSV's P/S is ranked lower than
64% of the 84 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. CSV: 1.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CSV' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.82 Max: 2.04
Current: 1.67
0.16
2.04
PFCF 23.21
CSV's PFCF is ranked lower than
69% of the 32 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.12 vs. CSV: 23.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CSV' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.23  Med: 11.85 Max: 33.49
Current: 23.21
4.23
33.49
POCF 8.87
CSV's POCF is ranked higher than
70% of the 40 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.15 vs. CSV: 8.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CSV' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.77  Med: 6.35 Max: 64.88
Current: 8.87
1.77
64.88
EV-to-EBIT 16.57
CSV's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
63% of the 67 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.15 vs. CSV: 16.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CSV' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.6  Med: 15.35 Max: 24.7
Current: 16.57
6.6
24.7
EV-to-EBITDA 12.37
CSV's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
59% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.58 vs. CSV: 12.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CSV' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.9  Med: 11.2 Max: 16
Current: 12.37
4.9
16
PEG 3.59
CSV's PEG is ranked lower than
68% of the 31 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.12 vs. CSV: 3.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
CSV' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.14  Med: 4.3 Max: 57.6
Current: 3.59
1.14
57.6
Shiller P/E 37.42
CSV's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
69% of the 13 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 27.96 vs. CSV: 37.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
CSV' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.67  Med: 46.56 Max: 96.59
Current: 37.42
15.67
96.59
Current Ratio 0.76
CSV's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
83% of the 90 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. CSV: 0.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CSV' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.55  Med: 1.31 Max: 2.67
Current: 0.76
0.55
2.67
Quick Ratio 0.60
CSV's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
84% of the 90 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. CSV: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CSV' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 0.89 Max: 2.16
Current: 0.6
0.35
2.16
Days Inventory 12.46
CSV's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
58% of the 73 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.17 vs. CSV: 12.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CSV' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.11  Med: 28.29 Max: 41.39
Current: 12.46
12.11
41.39
Days Sales Outstanding 27.16
CSV's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
57% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.63 vs. CSV: 27.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CSV' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 27.16  Med: 31.24 Max: 35.92
Current: 27.16
27.16
35.92
Days Payable 14.90
CSV's Days Payable is ranked lower than
76% of the 68 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 34.09 vs. CSV: 14.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CSV' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.97  Med: 17.51 Max: 38.2
Current: 14.9
13.97
38.2

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 0.53
CSV's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
91% of the 76 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.19 vs. CSV: 0.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
CSV' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.53 Max: 1.69
Current: 0.53
0.39
1.69
Dividend Payout 0.09
CSV's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
98% of the 54 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.41 vs. CSV: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
CSV' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.11 Max: 2.5
Current: 0.09
0.07
2.5
Forward Dividend Yield 0.85
CSV's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
88% of the 72 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.97 vs. CSV: 0.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.53
CSV's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
88% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.84 vs. CSV: 0.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
CSV' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.53 Max: 1.69
Current: 0.53
0.39
1.69
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 2.90
CSV's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 49 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. CSV: 2.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CSV' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.4  Med: -2 Max: 3.4
Current: 2.9
-23.4
3.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.56
CSV's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
55% of the 44 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. CSV: 1.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CSV' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.81 Max: 2.67
Current: 1.56
0.18
2.67
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.97
CSV's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
100% of the 3 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. CSV: 1.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 2.04
CSV's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
93% of the 72 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. CSV: 2.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CSV' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.19  Med: 0.77 Max: 3.78
Current: 2.04
0.19
3.78
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 2.74
CSV's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
79% of the 14 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. CSV: 2.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
CSV' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.18  Med: 3.26 Max: 6.27
Current: 2.74
1.18
6.27
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.01
CSV's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 83 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. CSV: 6.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CSV' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.1  Med: 6.5 Max: 15.2
Current: 6.01
4.1
15.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 10.03
CSV's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 45 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.21 vs. CSV: 10.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CSV' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.6  Med: 8.5 Max: 24.4
Current: 10.03
-2.6
24.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $245.2
EPS (TTM) $ 1.11
Beta0.65
Short Percentage of Float16.99%
52-Week Range $19.03 - 25.96
Shares Outstanding (Mil)16.64

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 250 260
EPS ($) 1.72 1.89
EPS w/o NRI ($) 1.72 1.89
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
13.50%
Dividends Per Share ($) 0.15 0.15
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Carriage Services Inc. (CSV) CEO Melvin C Payne buys 10,600 Shares Jun 02 2010 
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