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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 : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.03
SENEA's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
94% of the 1576 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. SENEA: 0.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
SENEA' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.04 Max: 0.43
Current: 0.03
0
0.43
Equity-to-Asset 0.46
SENEA's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
67% of the 1540 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. SENEA: 0.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
SENEA' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 0.4 Max: 0.51
Current: 0.46
0.17
0.51
Interest Coverage 1.41
SENEA's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
83% of the 1370 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 19.63 vs. SENEA: 1.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SENEA' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.41  Med: 3.5 Max: 10.93
Current: 1.41
1.41
10.93
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 3.17
Beneish M-Score: -2.63
WACC vs ROIC
4.99%
3.59%
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 2.34
SENEA's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
60% of the 1561 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.68 vs. SENEA: 2.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
SENEA' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.58  Med: 2.87 Max: 6.94
Current: 2.34
1.58
6.94
Net Margin % 1.01
SENEA's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
63% of the 1565 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.98 vs. SENEA: 1.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
SENEA' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.74  Med: 1.25 Max: 4.27
Current: 1.01
0.74
4.27
ROE % 3.01
SENEA's ROE % is ranked lower than
55% of the 1523 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 8.16 vs. SENEA: 3.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
SENEA' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.61  Med: 4.38 Max: 15.68
Current: 3.01
2.61
15.68
ROA % 1.28
SENEA's ROA % is ranked lower than
58% of the 1600 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 3.84 vs. SENEA: 1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
SENEA' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.23  Med: 2.09 Max: 6.94
Current: 1.28
1.23
6.94
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 3.79
SENEA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
69% of the 1587 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 13.34 vs. SENEA: 3.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
SENEA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.16  Med: 5.78 Max: 15.1
Current: 3.79
3.16
15.1
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 0.70
SENEA's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
57% of the 1341 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. SENEA: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
SENEA' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 3.6 Max: 30.1
Current: 0.7
0
30.1
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 7.10
SENEA's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
65% of the 1162 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. SENEA: 7.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
SENEA' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -1.9 Max: 31.2
Current: 7.1
0
31.2
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 1.10
SENEA's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
60% of the 1041 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. SENEA: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
SENEA' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.2 Max: 144.5
Current: 1.1
0
144.5
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Guru Trades

Q2 2016

SENEA Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 60,600 sh (+19.76%)
Chuck Royce 311,447 sh (-17.23%)
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Q3 2016

SENEA Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jim Simons 83,200 sh (+37.29%)
Chuck Royce 292,298 sh (-6.15%)
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Q4 2016

SENEA Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Charles Brandes 5,418 sh (New)
Jim Simons 84,700 sh (+1.80%)
Chuck Royce 273,464 sh (-6.44%)
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Q1 2017

SENEA Guru Trades in Q1 2017

John Hussman 2,000 sh (New)
Charles Brandes Sold Out
Jim Simons 82,900 sh (-2.13%)
Chuck Royce 260,652 sh (-4.69%)
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Preferred stocks of Seneca Foods Corp

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
SENEM36.000.00Part.Conv.Preferred Shares
SENEL27.500.00Convertible Preferred Shs Series -2003-

Business Description

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods » Packaged Foods    NAICS: 311421    SIC: 5182
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Headquarter Location:USA
Seneca Foods Corp is produces & distributes processed fruits & vegetables. Its products include canned, frozen & bottled produce and snack chips. Its products are sold under private label as well as national & regional brands.

Seneca Foods Corp is a New York corporation founded in 1949. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides packaged fruits and vegetables with facilities located throughout the United States. The Company's product offerings include canned, frozen and bottled produce and snack chips. Its products are sold under private label as well as national and regional brands that the Company owns or licenses, including Seneca, Libby's, Aunt Nellie's, READ, and Seneca Farms. The Company packs Green Giant, Le Sueur and other brands of canned vegetables as well as Green Giant frozen vegetables for General Mills Operations, LLC. The Company's facilities consisted of 22 packaging plants located throughout the United States, two can manufacturing plants, two seed packaging operations, a farming operation, and a logistical support network. It also maintains warehouses which are located adjacent to its packaging plants. The Company's products are sold by grocery outlets, including supermarkets, mass merchandisers, limited assortment stores, club stores and dollar stores. Additionally, products are sold to food service distributors, industrial markets, other food packagers, export customers in 90 countries and federal, state and local governments for school and other feeding programs. Food packaging operations are supported by plant locations in New York, California, Wisconsin, Washington, Idaho, Illinois, and Minnesota. The Company sells canned fruits and vegetables, frozen vegetables and other food products under other brands for which the Company has obtained registered trademarks, including, Aunt Nellie's, Stokely, Read, Seneca Farms, and Seneca and other regional brands. The Company is subject to federal, state, and local environmental protection authorities in developing and maintaining antipollution facilities. Further, it is also subject to state, national, and international regulations aimed at reducing the effects of climate change.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 26.43
SENEA's PE Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 1258 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 20.28 vs. SENEA: 26.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
SENEA' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.55  Med: 12.54 Max: 2090
Current: 26.43
5.55
2090
PE Ratio without NRI 26.43
SENEA's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
74% of the 1252 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 20.28 vs. SENEA: 26.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
SENEA' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.55  Med: 12.54 Max: 2090
Current: 26.43
5.55
2090
PB Ratio 0.75
SENEA's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 1512 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. SENEA: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
SENEA' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.55  Med: 0.86 Max: 1.15
Current: 0.75
0.55
1.15
PS Ratio 0.26
SENEA's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 1516 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. SENEA: 0.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
SENEA' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.23 Max: 0.32
Current: 0.26
0.1
0.32
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 13.45
SENEA's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
66% of the 841 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 12.31 vs. SENEA: 13.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
SENEA' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.71  Med: 7.62 Max: 135.92
Current: 13.45
1.71
135.92
EV-to-EBIT 23.98
SENEA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
57% of the 1680 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 16.43 vs. SENEA: 23.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SENEA' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.2  Med: 11.1 Max: 42.8
Current: 23.98
6.2
42.8
EV-to-EBITDA 12.94
SENEA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
65% of the 1719 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 12.42 vs. SENEA: 12.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SENEA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.8  Med: 7.8 Max: 17.2
Current: 12.94
4.8
17.2
PEG Ratio 4.33
SENEA's PEG Ratio is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 577 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 2.04 vs. SENEA: 4.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
SENEA' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 1.25 Max: 331.75
Current: 4.33
0.48
331.75
Shiller PE Ratio 15.31
SENEA's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 264 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 28.51 vs. SENEA: 15.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
SENEA' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12  Med: 16.8 Max: 44.11
Current: 15.31
12
44.11
Current Ratio 5.20
SENEA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 1427 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. SENEA: 5.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SENEA' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.57  Med: 3.03 Max: 5.2
Current: 5.2
1.57
5.2
Quick Ratio 0.68
SENEA's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
84% of the 1427 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. SENEA: 0.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SENEA' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.68 Max: 1.43
Current: 0.68
0.27
1.43
Days Inventory 203.82
SENEA's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
92% of the 1460 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 63.56 vs. SENEA: 203.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SENEA' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 123.95  Med: 141.92 Max: 203.82
Current: 203.82
123.95
203.82
Days Sales Outstanding 21.12
SENEA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
78% of the 1148 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 38.13 vs. SENEA: 21.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SENEA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.03  Med: 21.49 Max: 24.1
Current: 21.12
20.03
24.1
Days Payable 23.33
SENEA's Days Payable is ranked lower than
65% of the 1023 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 45.59 vs. SENEA: 23.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SENEA' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.87  Med: 21.17 Max: 23.33
Current: 23.33
18.87
23.33

Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 3.20
SENEA's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
97% of the 698 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: -1.90 vs. SENEA: 3.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SENEA' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.6  Med: -0.7 Max: 5.4
Current: 3.2
-15.6
5.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 1.85
SENEA's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked higher than
81% of the 659 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 6.36 vs. SENEA: 1.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
SENEA' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.66  Med: 2.23 Max: 14.39
Current: 1.85
1.66
14.39
Price-to-Tangible-Book 0.75
SENEA's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
80% of the 1418 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.91 vs. SENEA: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
SENEA' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.69  Med: 0.87 Max: 1.15
Current: 0.75
0.69
1.15
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.69
SENEA's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
87% of the 659 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. SENEA: 0.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
SENEA' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 0.71 Max: 12.78
Current: 0.69
0.35
12.78
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.14
SENEA's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
54% of the 1320 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. SENEA: 1.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
SENEA' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 0.83 Max: 1.27
Current: 1.14
0.54
1.27
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 4.29
SENEA's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked higher than
56% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. SENEA: 4.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
SENEA' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 1.88 Max: 350
Current: 4.29
0.8
350
Price-to-Graham-Number 0.93
SENEA's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked higher than
84% of the 997 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. SENEA: 0.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
SENEA' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 0.95 Max: 3.15
Current: 0.93
0.49
3.15
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 4.17
SENEA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
63% of the 1947 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.41 vs. SENEA: 4.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
SENEA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.3  Med: 9 Max: 16.1
Current: 4.17
2.3
16.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 13.79
SENEA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
75% of the 771 Companies
in the Global Packaged Foods industry.

( Industry Median: 5.68 vs. SENEA: 13.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
SENEA' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.8  Med: 2.2 Max: 27.7
Current: 13.79
-16.8
27.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,246
EPS (TTM) $ 1.26
Beta1.00
Short Percentage of Float2.07%
52-Week Range $27.03 - 42.65
Shares Outstanding (Mil)9.80
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Stocks Trading Closest to Net Current Asset Value Apr 10 2017 
Seneca Foods Corporation Acquires the Remaining 50% of Truitt Bros., Inc. Apr 03 2017 
Weekly CEO Buys Highlights Mar 14 2016 
This Food Distributor Should Sell for $61 Per Share Apr 03 2014 
Seneca Foods Corporation Apr 03 2014 
Seneca Foods Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Jan 27 2011 
Seneca Foods Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Oct 28 2010 
Seneca Foods Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 04 2010 
Seneca Foods Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-K) May 26 2010 
Seneca Foods Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Feb 02 2010 

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