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Also traded in: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Germany, Japan, Mexico, Peru, Romania, Switzerland, UK

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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.70
BMLPRL's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
70% of the 1639 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.05 vs. BMLPRL: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
BMLPRL' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.35 Max: 1.47
Current: 0.7
0.1
1.47
Equity-to-Asset 0.12
BMLPRL's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
69% of the 1624 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. BMLPRL: 0.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
BMLPRL' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.09 Max: 0.12
Current: 0.12
0.06
0.12
Debt-to-Equity 0.96
BMLPRL's Debt-to-Equity is ranked lower than
66% of the 1247 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.63 vs. BMLPRL: 0.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-Equity only.
BMLPRL' s Debt-to-Equity Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.82  Med: 1.91 Max: 2.99
Current: 0.96
0.82
2.99
Debt-to-EBITDA 8.43
BMLPRL's Debt-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
67% of the 1255 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 5.03 vs. BMLPRL: 8.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Debt-to-EBITDA only.
BMLPRL' s Debt-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.43  Med: 38.15 Max: 196.37
Current: 8.43
8.43
196.37
Interest Coverage 2.43
BMLPRL's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
62% of the 1562 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. BMLPRL: 2.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
BMLPRL' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.57 Max: 2.53
Current: 2.43
0.11
2.53
Beneish M-Score: -2.41
WACC vs ROIC
8.03%
5.71%
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 : 3/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 33.21
BMLPRL's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
52% of the 1650 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 32.07 vs. BMLPRL: 33.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
BMLPRL' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.2  Med: 7.68 Max: 33.21
Current: 33.21
-1.2
33.21
Net Margin % 23.48
BMLPRL's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
51% of the 1650 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 22.99 vs. BMLPRL: 23.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
BMLPRL' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.03  Med: 5.97 Max: 23.48
Current: 23.48
-2.03
23.48
ROE % 6.94
BMLPRL's ROE % is ranked lower than
66% of the 1653 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 8.60 vs. BMLPRL: 6.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
BMLPRL' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.56  Med: 1.73 Max: 10.42
Current: 6.94
-1.56
10.42
ROA % 0.91
BMLPRL's ROA % is ranked lower than
51% of the 1657 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. BMLPRL: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
BMLPRL' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.1  Med: 0.29 Max: 0.94
Current: 0.91
-0.1
0.94
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -0.70
BMLPRL's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
73% of the 1479 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. BMLPRL: -0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
BMLPRL' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25.3  Med: 4.1 Max: 50.3
Current: -0.7
-25.3
50.3
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 14.80
BMLPRL's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
71% of the 1396 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. BMLPRL: 14.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
BMLPRL' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -63.3  Med: 9.7 Max: 83.9
Current: 14.8
-63.3
83.9
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 18.60
BMLPRL's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
77% of the 1354 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. BMLPRL: 18.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
BMLPRL' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -73.5  Med: 10.35 Max: 247.6
Current: 18.6
-73.5
247.6
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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
BACPRL1315.055.517 1/4 % Non-Cum Perp Conv Pfd Shs Series -L-
BMLPRL23.534.31Deposit Shs Repr 1/1200th Pfd Shs Series -5-
BMLPRG21.693.46Deposit shs Repr 1/1200th Fltg Rate Non-Cum Pfd Shs Series -1-
BMLPRH21.743.50Deposit Shs Repr 1/1200th Fltg Rate Non Cum Pfd Shs Series -2-
BMLPRI25.736.19Deposit Shs Repr 1/1200th 6 3/8% Non Cum Pfd Shs Series -3-
BMLPRJ23.354.34Deposit Shs Repr 1/1200th Fltg Rate Non Cum Pfd Shs Series -4-
BACPRI26.376.28Deposit Shs Repr 1/1000th 6.625% Non-Cum Pfd Shs Series -I-
BACPRD25.895.99Deposit Shs Repr 1/1000 6.204 % Non Cum Pfd Shs Series -D-
BACPRE23.754.27Deposit Shs Repr 1/1000th Perp Pfd Shs Series -E-
BACRP9.400.007% Pfd Shs Series -B-
BACPRW26.666.21Deposit Shs Repr 1/1000th 6.625 % Non-Cum Pfd Shs Series -W-
BACPRY26.756.07Deposit Shs Repr 1/1000th 6 1/2 % Non-Cum Pfd Shs Series -Y-
BACPRC27.025.74Deposit Shs Repr 1/1000th Non-Cum Pfd Shs Series -CC-
BACPRA26.625.63Deposit Shs Repr 1/1,000th Non-Cum Pfd Shs Series -EE-

Business Description

Industry: Banks » Banks - Global    NAICS: 522110    SIC: 6021
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Headquarter Location:USA
Bank of America Corporation is a bank holding and a financial holding company. The company provides financial products and services to people, companies and institutional investors.

Bank of America is one of the largest financial institutions in the United States and the world, with lending operations in the consumer, small-business, and corporate markets in addition to asset management and investment banking divisions.

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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 15.29
BMLPRL's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 1528 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 14.62 vs. BMLPRL: 15.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
BMLPRL' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.13  Med: 15.38 Max: 48.59
Current: 15.29
4.13
48.59
PE Ratio without NRI 15.29
BMLPRL's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
52% of the 1531 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 14.75 vs. BMLPRL: 15.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
BMLPRL' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.13  Med: 15.38 Max: 48.59
Current: 15.29
4.13
48.59
PB Ratio 1.12
BMLPRL's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 1636 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. BMLPRL: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
BMLPRL' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.72 Max: 1.83
Current: 1.12
0.12
1.83
PS Ratio 3.35
BMLPRL's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
55% of the 1598 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 3.44 vs. BMLPRL: 3.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
BMLPRL' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 1.89 Max: 3.48
Current: 3.35
0.18
3.48
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 30.55
BMLPRL's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 890 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 11.78 vs. BMLPRL: 30.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
BMLPRL' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 3.37 Max: 244.67
Current: 30.55
0.3
244.67
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 30.55
BMLPRL's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 957 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 10.35 vs. BMLPRL: 30.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
BMLPRL' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 3.5 Max: 464.1
Current: 30.55
0.29
464.1
EV-to-EBIT 13.20
BMLPRL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
53% of the 1255 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 12.71 vs. BMLPRL: 13.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
BMLPRL' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1595  Med: 22 Max: 853.7
Current: 13.2
-1595
853.7
EV-to-EBITDA 12.29
BMLPRL's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
54% of the 1254 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 11.38 vs. BMLPRL: 12.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
BMLPRL' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -160.5  Med: 25.3 Max: 621.5
Current: 12.29
-160.5
621.5
EV-to-Revenue 4.38
BMLPRL's EV-to-Revenue is ranked lower than
53% of the 1293 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 4.22 vs. BMLPRL: 4.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
BMLPRL' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.9  Med: 4.4 Max: 8.3
Current: 4.38
2.9
8.3
PEG Ratio 0.32
BMLPRL's PEG Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 831 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. BMLPRL: 0.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
BMLPRL' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 0.78 Max: 4.15
Current: 0.32
0.25
4.15
Shiller PE Ratio 43.70
BMLPRL's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
84% of the 508 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 21.19 vs. BMLPRL: 43.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
BMLPRL' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.95  Med: 8.41 Max: 45.61
Current: 43.7
0.95
45.61

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 4.31
BMLPRL's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
78% of the 2337 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.62 vs. BMLPRL: 4.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
BMLPRL' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 1.03 Max: 59.1
Current: 4.31
0.22
59.1
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 84.20
BMLPRL's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
98% of the 820 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. BMLPRL: 84.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
BMLPRL' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -74.5  Med: 13.1 Max: 84.2
Current: 84.2
-74.5
84.2
Forward Dividend Yield % 4.34
BMLPRL's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
70% of the 2240 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 2.79 vs. BMLPRL: 4.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 37.30
BMLPRL's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
92% of the 2723 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 3.29 vs. BMLPRL: 37.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
BMLPRL' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.9  Med: 8.89 Max: 510.25
Current: 37.3
1.9
510.25
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 1.70
BMLPRL's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 1129 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: -2.20 vs. BMLPRL: 1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
BMLPRL' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -46.2  Med: -5.55 Max: 3.7
Current: 1.7
-46.2
3.7

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 7.58
BMLPRL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
60% of the 1657 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 5.51 vs. BMLPRL: 7.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
BMLPRL' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.6  Med: 2.7 Max: 9.5
Current: 7.58
-4.6
9.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 45.31
BMLPRL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
88% of the 981 Companies
in the Global Banks - Global industry.

( Industry Median: 11.33 vs. BMLPRL: 45.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
BMLPRL' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.1  Med: 24.55 Max: 115.4
Current: 45.31
-15.1
115.4

More Statistics

Beta0.38
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $21.65 - 25.30

Piotroski F-Score Details

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Positive ROAN
Positive CFROAN
Higher ROA yoyN
CFROA > ROAN
Lower Leverage yoyN
Higher Current Ratio yoyN
Less Shares Outstanding yoyN
Higher Gross Margin yoyN
Higher Asset Turnover yoyN

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