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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
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history
Cash-to-Debt No Debt
EXPR's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
89% of the 962 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.89 vs. EXPR: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
EXPR' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 1.23 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity-to-Asset 0.53
EXPR's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
56% of the 949 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. EXPR: 0.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
EXPR' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.11  Med: 0.38 Max: 0.54
Current: 0.53
-0.11
0.54
Interest Coverage 2.29
EXPR's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
87% of the 810 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 27.12 vs. EXPR: 2.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
EXPR' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 6.38 Max: 13.05
Current: 2.29
0.11
13.05
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 3.56
Beneish M-Score: -3.15
WACC vs ROIC
9.59%
8.90%
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 % 2.88
EXPR's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
56% of the 962 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.49 vs. EXPR: 2.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
EXPR' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.21  Med: 8.1 Max: 11.66
Current: 2.88
0.21
11.66
Net Margin % 1.85
EXPR's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
54% of the 963 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.24 vs. EXPR: 1.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
EXPR' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.67  Med: 4.67 Max: 6.68
Current: 1.85
-1.67
6.68
ROE % 6.52
EXPR's ROE % is ranked higher than
50% of the 941 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 6.49 vs. EXPR: 6.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
EXPR' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.15  Med: 23.7 Max: 116.06
Current: 6.52
-8.15
116.06
ROA % 3.41
EXPR's ROA % is ranked higher than
55% of the 969 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.84 vs. EXPR: 3.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
EXPR' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.08  Med: 9.1 Max: 16.11
Current: 3.41
-3.08
16.11
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 13.38
EXPR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
51% of the 965 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 12.91 vs. EXPR: 13.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
EXPR' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.49  Med: 50.93 Max: 114.71
Current: 13.38
1.49
114.71
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 2.10
EXPR's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
52% of the 810 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. EXPR: 2.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
EXPR' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 2.1 Max: 5.6
Current: 2.1
0
5.6
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -11.00
EXPR's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
76% of the 698 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. EXPR: -11.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
EXPR' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -11 Max: 10.3
Current: -11
0
10.3
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -18.90
EXPR's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
77% of the 620 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. EXPR: -18.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
EXPR' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -20.3 Max: -2.5
Current: -18.9
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Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Apparel Stores    NAICS: 448190    SIC: 5699
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Traded in other countries:02Z.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Express, Inc., is a specialty apparel and accessory retailer offering both women's and men's merchandise. The company operates in single segment which is Express brick-and-mortar retail stores and e-commerce operations.

Express is a specialty apparel retailer targeting men and women between 20 and 30 years old. The company operates hundreds of stores in North America and has franchisees in Latin America, the Middle East, and South Africa. It also sells through its e-commerce website and its mobile app. Most apparel is designed in-house and manufactured by third parties located primarily in Asia and South and Central America. The company uses third-party distribution centers in Ohio and Kentucky to receive and distribute most products. Express leases all of its retail stores, most of which are located in shopping malls.

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Ratios

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industry
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history
PE Ratio 13.07
EXPR's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 715 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 20.34 vs. EXPR: 13.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
EXPR' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.05  Med: 13.78 Max: 20.97
Current: 13.07
7.05
20.97
Forward PE Ratio 11.27
EXPR's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
52% of the 155 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 14.99 vs. EXPR: 11.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 13.07
EXPR's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
75% of the 718 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 20.20 vs. EXPR: 13.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
EXPR' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.05  Med: 13.78 Max: 20.97
Current: 13.07
7.05
20.97
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 5.88
EXPR's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
91% of the 438 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 19.88 vs. EXPR: 5.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
EXPR' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.51  Med: 14.3 Max: 31.07
Current: 5.88
5.51
31.07
PB Ratio 0.82
EXPR's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 924 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. EXPR: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
EXPR' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.77  Med: 3.19 Max: 16.02
Current: 0.82
0.77
16.02
PS Ratio 0.23
EXPR's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
84% of the 933 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.69 vs. EXPR: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
EXPR' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 0.67 Max: 1.06
Current: 0.23
0.23
1.06
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 4.84
EXPR's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
91% of the 391 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 15.88 vs. EXPR: 4.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
EXPR' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.55  Med: 12.1 Max: 34.74
Current: 4.84
4.55
34.74
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 2.62
EXPR's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
96% of the 487 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 10.35 vs. EXPR: 2.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
EXPR' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.42  Med: 7.17 Max: 9.64
Current: 2.62
2.42
9.64
EV-to-EBIT 5.40
EXPR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
93% of the 750 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 14.74 vs. EXPR: 5.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
EXPR' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.2  Med: 7.5 Max: 12.1
Current: 5.4
4.2
12.1
EV-to-EBITDA 2.19
EXPR's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
98% of the 792 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 11.78 vs. EXPR: 2.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
EXPR' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2  Med: 5.4 Max: 8.5
Current: 2.19
2
8.5
Current Ratio 1.63
EXPR's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 949 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. EXPR: 1.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
EXPR' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.16  Med: 1.61 Max: 2.28
Current: 1.63
1.16
2.28
Quick Ratio 0.78
EXPR's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 949 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. EXPR: 0.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
EXPR' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 0.75 Max: 1.44
Current: 0.78
0.41
1.44
Days Inventory 67.03
EXPR's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
61% of the 905 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 90.14 vs. EXPR: 67.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
EXPR' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 44.8  Med: 53.08 Max: 67.03
Current: 67.03
44.8
67.03
Days Sales Outstanding 2.74
EXPR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
84% of the 769 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 14.61 vs. EXPR: 2.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
EXPR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.93  Med: 1.89 Max: 3.92
Current: 2.74
0.93
3.92
Days Payable 47.05
EXPR's Days Payable is ranked lower than
55% of the 719 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 50.68 vs. EXPR: 47.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
EXPR' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 25.53  Med: 39.42 Max: 49.24
Current: 47.05
25.53
49.24

Buy Back

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history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 2.40
EXPR's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
84% of the 514 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: -0.50 vs. EXPR: 2.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
EXPR' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.5  Med: 2.4 Max: 0
Current: 2.4
-5.5
0

Valuation & Return

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history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 1.20
EXPR's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
70% of the 853 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. EXPR: 1.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
EXPR' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.15  Med: 4.3 Max: 97.37
Current: 1.2
1.15
97.37
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.34
EXPR's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
94% of the 525 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. EXPR: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
EXPR' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 0.81 Max: 1.01
Current: 0.34
0.33
1.01
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.36
EXPR's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 840 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. EXPR: 0.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
EXPR' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 0.98 Max: 1.5
Current: 0.36
0.35
1.5
Price-to-Graham-Number 0.83
EXPR's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked higher than
80% of the 618 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. EXPR: 0.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
EXPR' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 1.73 Max: 8.21
Current: 0.83
0.8
8.21
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 18.54
EXPR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
95% of the 974 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.15 vs. EXPR: 18.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
EXPR' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.3  Med: 13.3 Max: 23.9
Current: 18.54
8.3
23.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 9.75
EXPR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
65% of the 561 Companies
in the Global Apparel Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.71 vs. EXPR: 9.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
EXPR' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.1  Med: 5.95 Max: 38.5
Current: 9.75
1.1
38.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,156.67
EPS (TTM) $ 0.51
Beta1.24
Short Percentage of Float11.68%
52-Week Range $5.96 - 16.38
Shares Outstanding (Mil)78.80

Analyst Estimate

Jan18 Jan19 Jan20
Revenue (Mil $) 2,170 2,128 2,184
EPS ($) 0.55 0.60 0.68
EPS without NRI ($) 0.55 0.60 0.68
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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