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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 : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.44
NYSE:LM's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
80% of the 1494 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. NYSE:LM: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
NYSE:LM' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 1.15 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.44
Equity-to-Asset 0.49
NYSE:LM's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
80% of the 1364 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.85 vs. NYSE:LM: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
NYSE:LM' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.27 Max: 0.7
Current: 0.49
0.15
0.7
Interest Coverage 3.87
NYSE:LM's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
88% of the 1365 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 633.92 vs. NYSE:LM: 3.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:LM' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.05  Med: 4.04 Max: 12.7
Current: 3.87
1.05
12.7
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 1.55
Beneish M-Score: -2.56
WACC vs ROIC
12.00%
6.68%
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

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 15.30
NYSE:LM's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
69% of the 1419 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 52.84 vs. NYSE:LM: 15.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
NYSE:LM' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19.93  Med: 13.31 Max: 22.66
Current: 15.3
-19.93
22.66
Net Margin % 8.21
NYSE:LM's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
71% of the 1422 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 43.10 vs. NYSE:LM: 8.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
NYSE:LM' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -58.61  Med: 7.82 Max: 10.39
Current: 8.21
-58.61
10.39
ROE % 5.89
NYSE:LM's ROE % is ranked lower than
55% of the 1506 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 6.96 vs. NYSE:LM: 5.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
NYSE:LM' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35.08  Med: 3.99 Max: 5.97
Current: 5.89
-35.08
5.97
ROA % 2.97
NYSE:LM's ROA % is ranked lower than
55% of the 1533 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.05 vs. NYSE:LM: 2.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
NYSE:LM' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.69  Med: 2.53 Max: 3.96
Current: 2.97
-18.69
3.96
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 300.75
NYSE:LM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
67% of the 913 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 75.00 vs. NYSE:LM: 300.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
NYSE:LM' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -414.31  Med: 129.86 Max: 300.75
Current: 300.75
-414.31
300.75
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 8.50
NYSE:LM's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
63% of the 1042 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. NYSE:LM: 8.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
NYSE:LM' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19  Med: 6.6 Max: 43.1
Current: 8.5
-19
43.1
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 8.60
NYSE:LM's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
60% of the 912 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. NYSE:LM: 8.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
NYSE:LM' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25  Med: 11.2 Max: 38.8
Current: 8.6
-25
38.8
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -2.20
NYSE:LM's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
58% of the 826 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. NYSE:LM: -2.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
NYSE:LM' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -54.5  Med: 11.4 Max: 46.3
Current: -2.2
-54.5
46.3
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Guru Trades

Q3 2016

LM Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Steven Romick 3,669,319 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 321,477 sh (+4034.22%)
Ken Fisher 229,399 sh (+55.84%)
Robert Olstein 564,550 sh (+1.10%)
First Pacific Advisors 4,013,940 sh (+0.23%)
Richard Pzena 639,775 sh (unchged)
Third Avenue Management 104,455 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Jeff Auxier 31,545 sh (-2.25%)
Mario Gabelli 3,732,637 sh (-2.33%)
Jim Simons 642,000 sh (-4.59%)
Joel Greenblatt 12,480 sh (-19.85%)
Steven Cohen 171,500 sh (-38.55%)
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Q4 2016

LM Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Jeff Auxier 39,545 sh (+25.36%)
Ken Fisher 243,699 sh (+6.23%)
First Pacific Advisors 4,032,260 sh (+0.46%)
Robert Olstein 564,550 sh (unchged)
Richard Pzena 639,775 sh (unchged)
Steven Romick 3,669,319 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Third Avenue Management 104,132 sh (-0.31%)
Mario Gabelli 3,462,124 sh (-7.25%)
Joel Greenblatt 10,784 sh (-13.59%)
Paul Tudor Jones 82,760 sh (-74.26%)
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Q1 2017

LM Guru Trades in Q1 2017

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 454 sh (New)
Richard Pzena 639,775 sh (unchged)
Third Avenue Management 104,132 sh (unchged)
Jeff Auxier 39,545 sh (unchged)
Steven Romick 3,669,319 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
First Pacific Advisors 4,022,150 sh (-0.25%)
Mario Gabelli 3,261,659 sh (-5.79%)
Ken Fisher 203,700 sh (-16.41%)
Robert Olstein 438,670 sh (-22.30%)
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Q2 2017

LM Guru Trades in Q2 2017

Joel Greenblatt 5,552 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 214,167 sh (+5.14%)
Steven Romick 3,669,319 sh (unchged)
Richard Pzena 639,775 sh (unchged)
Jeff Auxier 39,545 sh (unchged)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss Sold Out
First Pacific Advisors 4,001,620 sh (-0.51%)
Mario Gabelli 3,034,409 sh (-6.97%)
Robert Olstein 342,820 sh (-21.85%)
Third Avenue Management 59,332 sh (-43.02%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with LM

(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
Mario Gabelli 2017-06-30 Reduce -6.97%0.05%$35.65 - $40.55 $ 37.36-1%3,034,409
Robert Olstein 2017-06-30 Reduce -21.85%0.44%$35.65 - $40.55 $ 37.36-1%342,820
Ken Fisher 2017-06-30 Add 5.14%$35.65 - $40.55 $ 37.36-1%214,167
Third Avenue Management 2017-06-30 Reduce -43.02%0.07%$35.65 - $40.55 $ 37.36-1%59,332
Joel Greenblatt 2017-06-30 New Buy$35.65 - $40.55 $ 37.36-1%5,552
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2017-06-30 Sold Out $35.65 - $40.55 $ 37.36-1%0
Mario Gabelli 2017-03-31 Reduce -5.79%0.04%$30.7 - $37.72 $ 37.368%3,261,659
Robert Olstein 2017-03-31 Reduce -22.30%0.49%$30.7 - $37.72 $ 37.368%438,670
Ken Fisher 2017-03-31 Reduce -16.41%$30.7 - $37.72 $ 37.368%203,700
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2017-03-31 New Buy$30.7 - $37.72 $ 37.368%454
Joel Greenblatt 2017-03-31 Sold Out $30.7 - $37.72 $ 37.368%0
Mario Gabelli 2016-12-31 Reduce -7.25%0.06%$28.35 - $34.29 $ 37.3619%3,462,124
Ken Fisher 2016-12-31 Add 6.23%$28.35 - $34.29 $ 37.3619%243,699
Third Avenue Management 2016-12-31 Reduce -0.31%$28.35 - $34.29 $ 37.3619%104,132
Joel Greenblatt 2016-12-31 Reduce -13.59%$28.35 - $34.29 $ 37.3619%10,784
Mario Gabelli 2016-09-30 Reduce -2.33%0.02%$28.35 - $34.95 $ 37.3612%3,732,637
Robert Olstein 2016-09-30 Add 1.10%0.03%$28.35 - $34.95 $ 37.3612%564,550
Ken Fisher 2016-09-30 Add 55.84%$28.35 - $34.95 $ 37.3612%229,399
Joel Greenblatt 2016-09-30 Reduce -19.85%$28.35 - $34.95 $ 37.3612%12,480
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Business Description

Industry: Asset Management » Asset Management    NAICS: 523930    SIC: 6282
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Headquarter Location:USA
Legg Mason Inc is an asset management company. It provides related financial services to individuals, institutions, corporations and municipalities through its subsidiaries.

Legg Mason provides investment management services for institutional and individual investors. The firm had $737.2 billion in managed assets at the end of August 2016, spread among its equity (23% of total AUM), fixed-income (54%), alternatives (10%), and money market (14%) funds. Legg Mason uses a multiaffiliate business model, with its single- largest affiliate, Western Asset Management, accounting for more than 60% of its managed assets. The firm's client base is skewed more heavily toward institutional investors.

Guru Investment Theses on Legg Mason Inc

Mario Gabelli Comments on Legg Mason Inc. - May 10, 2017

Legg Mason Inc. (0.7%) (LM – $36.11 – NYSE) (NYSE:LM) is a consortium of investment managers, known as affiliates, which operate under separate brand names, including Royce & Associates in small cap equities, Western Asset Management in fixed income, and Permal in alternative strategies. As of December 2016, the firm had approximately $710 billion of assets under management. The company has generated strong investment performance while improving operating fundamentals. Using free cash flow, the company continues to actively retire shares through repurchases.

From Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio)'s Gabelli Equity Income Fund 2017 first quarter shareholder commentary.

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Mario Gabelli Comments on Legg Mason Inc. - Feb 05, 2016

Legg Mason Inc. (0.9%) (LM – $39.23 – NYSE) (NYSE:LM) is a consortium of investment managers, known as affiliates, which operate under separate brand names, including Royce & Associates in small cap equities, Western Asset Management in fixed income, and Permal in alternative strategies. As of November 2015, the firm had approximately $690 billion of assets under management. The company has generated strong investment performance while improving operating fundamentals. Using free cash flow, the company continues to actively retire shares through repurchases.

From Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio)'s GAMCO Equity Income Fund fourth quarter 2015 commentary.

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GAMCO Investors Comments on Legg Mason Inc. - Dec 22, 2015

Legg Mason Inc. (1.0%) (NYSE:LM)(LM – $41.61 – NYSE) is a consortium of investment managers, known as affiliates, which operate under separate brand names, including Royce & Associates in small cap equities, Western Asset Management in fixed income, and Permal in alternative strategies. As of August 2015, the firm had approximately $680 billion of assets under management. The company has generated strong investment performance while improving operating fundamentals. Using free cash flow, the company continues to actively retire shares through repurchases.





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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 15.58
LM's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
63% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 12.55 vs. LM: 15.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
LM' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.94  Med: 21.15 Max: 222.96
Current: 15.58
9.94
222.96
Forward PE Ratio 13.74
LM's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
54% of the 116 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 13.42 vs. LM: 13.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 15.58
LM's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
62% of the 1168 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 12.68 vs. LM: 15.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
LM' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.73  Med: 21.58 Max: 222.96
Current: 15.58
13.73
222.96
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 8.07
LM's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
64% of the 351 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 12.69 vs. LM: 8.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
LM' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.34  Med: 12.54 Max: 148.79
Current: 8.07
3.34
148.79
PB Ratio 0.90
LM's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 1434 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. LM: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
LM' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.88 Max: 2.24
Current: 0.9
0.31
2.24
PS Ratio 1.25
LM's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 1251 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. LM: 1.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
LM' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 1.67 Max: 3.8
Current: 1.25
0.47
3.8
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 6.79
LM's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
75% of the 381 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 15.97 vs. LM: 6.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
LM' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.78  Med: 10.16 Max: 50.25
Current: 6.79
2.78
50.25
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 6.37
LM's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
73% of the 777 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 16.74 vs. LM: 6.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
LM' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.45  Med: 9.29 Max: 37.17
Current: 6.37
2.45
37.17
EV-to-EBIT 9.20
LM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
55% of the 1125 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 10.93 vs. LM: 9.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
LM' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -202.4  Med: 10.5 Max: 277
Current: 9.2
-202.4
277
EV-to-EBITDA 8.00
LM's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
57% of the 1147 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 10.20 vs. LM: 8.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
LM' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -91.4  Med: 9 Max: 108.9
Current: 8
-91.4
108.9
Current Ratio 2.74
LM's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
65% of the 1036 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.55 vs. LM: 2.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LM' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.33  Med: 2.44 Max: 3.71
Current: 2.74
1.33
3.71
Quick Ratio 2.74
LM's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
64% of the 1036 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.23 vs. LM: 2.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LM' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.33  Med: 2.44 Max: 3.53
Current: 2.74
1.33
3.53
Days Sales Outstanding 58.81
LM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
60% of the 489 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 40.43 vs. LM: 58.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
LM' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 45.76  Med: 48.22 Max: 130.85
Current: 58.81
45.76
130.85

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 2.52
LM's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
67% of the 1513 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.04 vs. LM: 2.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
LM' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 1.29 Max: 8.62
Current: 2.52
0.36
8.62
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.39
LM's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 932 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. LM: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
LM' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.22 Max: 0.52
Current: 0.39
0.09
0.52
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 19.20
LM's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
84% of the 652 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. LM: 19.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
LM' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -47.1  Med: 15.3 Max: 54.2
Current: 19.2
-47.1
54.2
Forward Dividend Yield % 2.99
LM's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
71% of the 1399 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. LM: 2.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 6.87
LM's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
72% of the 1788 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 4.57 vs. LM: 6.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
LM' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.99  Med: 3.54 Max: 23.68
Current: 6.87
0.99
23.68
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 6.50
LM's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 904 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: -0.80 vs. LM: 6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
LM' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19  Med: -3.4 Max: 8.1
Current: 6.5
-19
8.1

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.45
LM's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
89% of the 440 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. LM: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
LM' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 1.42 Max: 5.5
Current: 0.45
0.25
5.5
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.74
LM's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
71% of the 992 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. LM: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
LM' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.97 Max: 5.69
Current: 0.74
0.22
5.69
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 8.57
LM's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 164 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 0.84 vs. LM: 8.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
LM' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 1.76 Max: 9.99
Current: 8.57
0.61
9.99
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 10.86
LM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
67% of the 1534 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 5.26 vs. LM: 10.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
LM' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -95.8  Med: 7.8 Max: 12.9
Current: 10.86
-95.8
12.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 29.03
LM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
80% of the 506 Companies
in the Global Asset Management industry.

( Industry Median: 6.51 vs. LM: 29.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
LM' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.9  Med: 15.7 Max: 36.8
Current: 29.03
5.9
36.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,980.58
EPS (TTM) $ 2.40
Beta2.22
Short Percentage of Float6.64%
52-Week Range $28.10 - 42.08
Shares Outstanding (Mil)93.60

Analyst Estimate

Mar18 Mar19 Mar20
Revenue (Mil $) 2,870 2,878 3,135
EPS ($) 2.73 3.21 3.80
EPS without NRI ($) 2.73 3.21 3.80
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
14.72%
Dividends per Share ($) 1.01 1.13
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