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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 0.21
PRI's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
91% of the 89 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 8.95 vs. PRI: 0.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
PRI' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.21  Med: 0.4 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.21
Equity-to-Asset 0.11
PRI's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
56% of the 89 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.08 vs. PRI: 0.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
PRI' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.12 Max: 0.38
Current: 0.11
0.11
0.38
Interest Coverage 11.95
PRI's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
67% of the 89 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 118.47 vs. PRI: 11.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
PRI' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7  Med: 10.25 Max: No Debt
Current: 11.95
Beneish M-Score: -2.33
WACC vs ROIC
7.44%
12.20%
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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 21.91
PRI's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
82% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 8.22 vs. PRI: 21.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
PRI' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.07  Med: 22.17 Max: 38.2
Current: 21.91
16.07
38.2
Net Margin % 14.49
PRI's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
81% of the 89 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 4.56 vs. PRI: 14.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
PRI' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.63  Med: 14.35 Max: 24.83
Current: 14.49
7.63
24.83
ROE % 18.49
PRI's ROE % is ranked higher than
88% of the 89 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 8.42 vs. PRI: 18.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
PRI' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.77  Med: 12.62 Max: 18.49
Current: 18.49
3.77
18.49
ROA % 2.00
PRI's ROA % is ranked higher than
75% of the 89 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.63 vs. PRI: 2.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
PRI' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.44  Med: 1.75 Max: 4.88
Current: 2
1.44
4.88
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 13.80
PRI's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
79% of the 81 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 vs. PRI: 13.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
PRI' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 5.1 Max: 17.5
Current: 13.8
0
17.5
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 16.00
PRI's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
80% of the 76 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. PRI: 16.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
PRI' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -1.6 Max: 16
Current: 16
0
16
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 18.50
PRI's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
85% of the 73 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. PRI: 18.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
PRI' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -2.4 Max: 18.5
Current: 18.5
0
18.5
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Business Description

Industry: Insurance - Life » Insurance - Life    NAICS: 524113    SIC: 6311
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Traded in other countries:PI7.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Primerica Inc is a distributor of financial products to middle income households in the United States and Canada. The company assists its clients in terms of life insurance, mutual funds, annuities and other financial products.

Primerica Inc is a provider of financial services to middle-income households in the United States and Canada. The company offers life insurance, mutual funds, annuities, and other financial products, distributed primarily on behalf of third parties. Primerica has three main subsidiaries: Primerica Financial Services, a marketing company; Primerica Life Insurance Company, a principal life insurance underwriting entity; and PFS Investments, which offers investment and savings products, brokerage services, and registered investment advisory.

Guru Investment Theses on Primerica Inc

Baron Funds Comments on Primerica Inc. - Jun 01, 2016

Primerica, Inc. (NYSE:PRI) also serves a growing need for financial planning in an underserved customer segment. The company provides term life insurance and third-party investment products to middle income households that are often ignored by other financial companies. Primerica has a multi-level sales model that positions the company to reach middle income investors in a cost-efficient manner and help them set and achieve their financial goals.



From Baron Funds' May 2016 Baron Insight: Investing in Financials.



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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 15.67
PRI's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 82 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 14.27 vs. PRI: 15.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
PRI' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.78  Med: 12.84 Max: 17.88
Current: 15.67
3.78
17.88
PE Ratio without NRI 15.67
PRI's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
61% of the 82 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 14.33 vs. PRI: 15.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
PRI' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.78  Med: 12.85 Max: 17.88
Current: 15.67
3.78
17.88
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 7.73
PRI's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked higher than
53% of the 55 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 8.29 vs. PRI: 7.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
PRI' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.22  Med: 7.67 Max: 11.24
Current: 7.73
5.22
11.24
PB Ratio 2.72
PRI's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
86% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. PRI: 2.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
PRI' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 1.84 Max: 3.13
Current: 2.72
0.91
3.13
PS Ratio 2.24
PRI's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
86% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. PRI: 2.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
PRI' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.79  Med: 1.76 Max: 2.56
Current: 2.24
0.79
2.56
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 11.65
PRI's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
77% of the 52 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 5.00 vs. PRI: 11.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
PRI' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.66  Med: 12.67 Max: 68.25
Current: 11.65
3.66
68.25
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 11.32
PRI's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
80% of the 60 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 4.78 vs. PRI: 11.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
PRI' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.61  Med: 12.18 Max: 52.75
Current: 11.32
3.61
52.75
EV-to-EBIT 11.11
PRI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
65% of the 72 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 8.64 vs. PRI: 11.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
PRI' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.5  Med: 8.6 Max: 12.6
Current: 11.11
2.5
12.6
EV-to-EBITDA 10.69
PRI's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
68% of the 73 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 8.12 vs. PRI: 10.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
PRI' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.4  Med: 8.3 Max: 12.1
Current: 10.69
2.4
12.1
PEG Ratio 1.11
PRI's PEG Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 46 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. PRI: 1.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
PRI' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.82  Med: 1.13 Max: 4.94
Current: 1.11
0.82
4.94

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 0.99
PRI's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 125 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. PRI: 0.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
PRI' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 0.94 Max: 1.6
Current: 0.99
0.04
1.6
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.15
PRI's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.38 vs. PRI: 0.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
PRI' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.15 Max: 0.17
Current: 0.15
0.01
0.17
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 16.70
PRI's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
70% of the 56 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 9.40 vs. PRI: 16.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
PRI' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 16.7 Max: 180.2
Current: 16.7
0
180.2
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.02
PRI's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 122 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 3.42 vs. PRI: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 6.13
PRI's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
61% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 4.13 vs. PRI: 6.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
PRI' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 5.82 Max: 9.91
Current: 6.13
0.25
9.91
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 5.90
PRI's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
97% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: -0.20 vs. PRI: 5.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
PRI' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.7  Med: 7 Max: 0
Current: 5.9

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 2.87
PRI's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
79% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. PRI: 2.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
PRI' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.06  Med: 1.93 Max: 3.15
Current: 2.87
1.06
3.15
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.88
PRI's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked lower than
79% of the 52 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. PRI: 0.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
PRI' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 0.82 Max: 0.97
Current: 0.88
0.52
0.97
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.27
PRI's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
81% of the 83 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. PRI: 1.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
PRI' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 0.98 Max: 1.4
Current: 1.27
0.46
1.4
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 1.15
PRI's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
67% of the 30 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. PRI: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
PRI' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.84  Med: 1.1 Max: 1.91
Current: 1.15
0.84
1.91
Price-to-Graham-Number 1.41
PRI's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
68% of the 76 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. PRI: 1.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
PRI' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 1.07 Max: 1.55
Current: 1.41
0.47
1.55
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 9.02
PRI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
54% of the 87 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 10.25 vs. PRI: 9.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
PRI' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.9  Med: 11.6 Max: 40.4
Current: 9.02
7.9
40.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 18.96
PRI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
55% of the 60 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Life industry.

( Industry Median: 21.09 vs. PRI: 18.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
PRI' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.8  Med: 7.55 Max: 20.9
Current: 18.96
-6.8
20.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,561.90
EPS (TTM) $ 4.77
Beta1.08
Short Percentage of Float8.24%
52-Week Range $49.69 - 86.45
Shares Outstanding (Mil)45.50

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 1,606 1,723
EPS ($) 4.80 5.40
EPS without NRI ($) 4.80 5.40
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($) 0.74 0.80
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