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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 : 9/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt No Debt
VRA's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
92% of the 761 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. VRA: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
VRA' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
0.01
No Debt
Equity-to-Asset 0.83
VRA's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
89% of the 753 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. VRA: 0.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
VRA' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 0.75 Max: 0.83
Current: 0.83
0.28
0.83
Interest Coverage No Debt
VRA's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
93% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 34.63 vs. VRA: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
VRA' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.54  Med: 153.2 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
5.54
No Debt
Piotroski F-Score: 6
Altman Z-Score: 8.28
Beneish M-Score: -3.32
WACC vs ROIC
0.41%
5.28%
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
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history
Operating Margin % 4.08
VRA's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
60% of the 762 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 6.02 vs. VRA: 4.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
VRA' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.3  Med: 10.58 Max: 20.05
Current: 4.08
3.3
20.05
Net Margin % 2.18
VRA's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
62% of the 762 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. VRA: 2.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
VRA' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.54  Med: 10.5 Max: 14.96
Current: 2.18
1.54
14.96
ROE % 3.44
VRA's ROE % is ranked lower than
64% of the 748 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 7.05 vs. VRA: 3.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
VRA' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.47  Med: 33.51 Max: 64.97
Current: 3.44
2.47
64.97
ROA % 2.75
VRA's ROA % is ranked lower than
57% of the 770 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 3.92 vs. VRA: 2.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
VRA' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.94  Med: 17.51 Max: 28.46
Current: 2.75
1.94
28.46
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 10.37
VRA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
59% of the 766 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 13.76 vs. VRA: 10.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
VRA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.92  Med: 36.39 Max: 64.2
Current: 10.37
8.92
64.2
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 0.20
VRA's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
56% of the 710 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. VRA: 0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
VRA' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.2 Max: 17.4
Current: 0.2
0
17.4
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -20.90
VRA's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
87% of the 614 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. VRA: -20.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
VRA' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -16.4 Max: 22.4
Current: -20.9
0
22.4
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -42.50
VRA's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
93% of the 555 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. VRA: -42.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
VRA' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -26.4 Max: 13.4
Current: -42.5
0
13.4
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Guru Trades

Q3 2017

VRA Guru Trades in Q3 2017

Paul Tudor Jones 11,113 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 2,959,900 sh (+62.05%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 330,412 sh (+16.75%)
Chuck Royce 365,511 sh (+0.28%)
Jim Simons 1,753,500 sh (-6.64%)
Mariko Gordon 936,363 sh (-68.52%)
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Q4 2017

VRA Guru Trades in Q4 2017

Paul Tudor Jones 26,049 sh (+134.40%)
Chuck Royce 465,600 sh (+27.38%)
Steven Cohen 3,210,000 sh (+8.45%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 340,126 sh (+2.94%)
Jim Simons 1,782,500 sh (+1.65%)
Mariko Gordon 113,349 sh (-87.89%)
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Q1 2018

VRA Guru Trades in Q1 2018

Joel Greenblatt 18,566 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 39,234 sh (+50.62%)
Jim Simons 1,910,205 sh (+7.16%)
Steven Cohen 3,210,000 sh (unchged)
Mariko Gordon Sold Out
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 339,199 sh (-0.27%)
Chuck Royce 447,800 sh (-3.82%)
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Q2 2018

VRA Guru Trades in Q2 2018

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 362,882 sh (+6.98%)
Chuck Royce 462,800 sh (+3.35%)
Steven Cohen 3,210,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 1,879,800 sh (-1.59%)
Joel Greenblatt 11,489 sh (-38.12%)
Paul Tudor Jones 21,741 sh (-44.59%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with VRA

(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
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2018-06-30 Add 6.98%$10.26 - $15.03 $ 14.2418%362,882
Joel Greenblatt 2018-06-30 Reduce -38.12%$10.26 - $15.03 $ 14.2418%11,489
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2018-03-31 Reduce -0.27%$9.15 - $12.58 $ 14.2439%339,199
Joel Greenblatt 2018-03-31 New Buy$9.15 - $12.58 $ 14.2439%18,566
Mariko Gordon 2018-03-31 Sold Out 0.09%$9.15 - $12.58 $ 14.2439%0
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2017-12-31 Add 2.94%$7.08 - $12.64 $ 14.2458%340,126
Mariko Gordon 2017-12-31 Reduce -87.89%0.45%$7.08 - $12.64 $ 14.2458%113,349
Mariko Gordon 2017-09-30 Reduce -68.52%1.19%$8.18 - $10.32 $ 14.2452%936,363
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2017-09-30 Add 16.75%$8.18 - $10.32 $ 14.2452%330,412
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Business Description

Industry: Manufacturing - Apparel & Furniture » Footwear & Accessories    NAICS: 316992    SIC: 3171
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Traded in other countries:ELI.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Vera Bradley Inc operates in the footwear and accessories industry. Its products include handbags and accessories, luggage and travel items, eyewear and stationery.

Vera Bradley designs women's handbags, travel items, and accessories. Each category comprises a substantial component of total sales, with the bags category comprising the most. Most of the company's sales are made directly to customers through Vera Bradley's retail stores and e-commerce sites. The company also has a substantial wholesale business selling to specialty retail and department stores. Almost all company sales are in the United States. Vera Bradley uses third-party manufacturers in Asia to produce its product, and the company distributes the product through its distribution center in Indiana.

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Ratios

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history
PE Ratio 54.76
VRA's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 576 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 18.38 vs. VRA: 54.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
VRA' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.52  Med: 19.99 Max: 248.6
Current: 54.76
11.52
248.6
PE Ratio without NRI 54.76
VRA's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
88% of the 579 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 18.38 vs. VRA: 54.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
VRA' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.99  Med: 19.49 Max: 248.6
Current: 54.76
10.99
248.6
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 21.89
VRA's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
55% of the 357 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 19.14 vs. VRA: 21.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
VRA' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.78  Med: 16.38 Max: 86.5
Current: 21.89
7.78
86.5
PB Ratio 1.79
VRA's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 741 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.54 vs. VRA: 1.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
VRA' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 3.21 Max: 31.52
Current: 1.79
0.91
31.52
PS Ratio 1.17
VRA's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 747 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. VRA: 1.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
VRA' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 1.6 Max: 5.08
Current: 1.17
0.56
5.08
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 13.24
VRA's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
71% of the 317 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 22.07 vs. VRA: 13.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
VRA' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.96  Med: 16.76 Max: 176.96
Current: 13.24
6.96
176.96
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 10.11
VRA's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
67% of the 427 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 14.25 vs. VRA: 10.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
VRA' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.79  Med: 10.91 Max: 66.59
Current: 10.11
4.79
66.59
EV-to-EBIT 21.12
VRA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
71% of the 594 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 13.94 vs. VRA: 21.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
VRA' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.7  Med: 11.1 Max: 73.2
Current: 21.12
6.7
73.2
EV-to-EBITDA 10.39
VRA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
59% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 11.84 vs. VRA: 10.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
VRA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.1  Med: 8.3 Max: 33.3
Current: 10.39
4.1
33.3
EV-to-Revenue 0.89
VRA's EV-to-Revenue is ranked higher than
59% of the 746 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. VRA: 0.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-Revenue only.
VRA' s EV-to-Revenue Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 1.5 Max: 5.5
Current: 0.89
0.4
5.5
Current Ratio 7.01
VRA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
94% of the 760 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. VRA: 7.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
VRA' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.24  Med: 3.86 Max: 7.01
Current: 7.01
2.24
7.01
Quick Ratio 4.50
VRA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 760 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. VRA: 4.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
VRA' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 2.03 Max: 4.5
Current: 4.5
0.75
4.5
Days Inventory 180.90
VRA's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
78% of the 730 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 104.84 vs. VRA: 180.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
VRA' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 172.93  Med: 185.31 Max: 205.29
Current: 180.9
172.93
205.29
Days Sales Outstanding 14.37
VRA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
91% of the 739 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 51.70 vs. VRA: 14.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
VRA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.5  Med: 23.23 Max: 46.88
Current: 14.37
12.5
46.88
Days Payable 25.01
VRA's Days Payable is ranked lower than
87% of the 726 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 55.87 vs. VRA: 25.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
VRA' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.46  Med: 49.52 Max: 69.81
Current: 25.01
23.46
69.81

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 3.50
VRA's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
97% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: -2.70 vs. VRA: 3.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
VRA' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.6  Med: 2.4 Max: 0
Current: 3.5
-4.6
0

Valuation & Return

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history
Price-to-Net-Cash 8.23
VRA's Price-to-Net-Cash is ranked higher than
53% of the 120 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 10.22 vs. VRA: 8.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Cash only.
VRA' s Price-to-Net-Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.73  Med: 52 Max: 457.5
Current: 8.23
5.73
457.5
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 2.81
VRA's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked higher than
63% of the 553 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 3.85 vs. VRA: 2.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
VRA' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.62  Med: 5.4 Max: 170.94
Current: 2.81
1.62
170.94
Price-to-Tangible-Book 1.78
VRA's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
52% of the 706 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. VRA: 1.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
VRA' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.92  Med: 3.36 Max: 25.98
Current: 1.78
0.92
25.98
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.89
VRA's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
62% of the 421 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. VRA: 0.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
VRA' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 0.85 Max: 1.49
Current: 0.89
0.42
1.49
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.72
VRA's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
76% of the 703 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. VRA: 0.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
VRA' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 1.05 Max: 3.04
Current: 0.72
0.36
3.04
Price-to-Graham-Number 2.08
VRA's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
73% of the 520 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. VRA: 2.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
VRA' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.07  Med: 1.66 Max: 7.28
Current: 2.08
1.07
7.28
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 4.75
VRA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
55% of the 770 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 5.29 vs. VRA: 4.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
VRA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 9 Max: 14.8
Current: 4.75
1.4
14.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -13.62
VRA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
82% of the 453 Companies
in the Global Footwear & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 6.45 vs. VRA: -13.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
VRA' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14  Med: 0.1 Max: 25
Current: -13.62
-14
25

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $445.10
EPS (TTM) $ 0.26
Beta-0.42
Volatility60.85%
52-Week Range $6.99 - 15.47
Shares Outstanding (Mil)35.44

Piotroski F-Score Details

Piotroski F-Score: 66
Positive ROAY
Positive CFROAY
Higher ROA yoyN
CFROA > ROAY
Lower Leverage yoyY
Higher Current Ratio yoyY
Less Shares Outstanding yoyY
Higher Gross Margin yoyN
Higher Asset Turnover yoyN

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