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Herbalife Nutrition ROA %

: 20.48% (As of Jun. 2021)
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ROA % is calculated as Net Income divided by its average Total Assets over a certain period of time. Herbalife Nutrition's annualized Net Income for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was $577 Mil. Herbalife Nutrition's average Total Assets over the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was $2,817 Mil. Therefore, Herbalife Nutrition's annualized ROA % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was 20.48%.

The historical rank and industry rank for Herbalife Nutrition's ROA % or its related term are showing as below:

NYSE:HLF' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.83   Med: 12.87   Max: 30.79
Current: 16.56

7.83
30.79

During the past 13 years, Herbalife Nutrition's highest ROA % was 30.79%. The lowest was 7.83%. And the median was 12.87%.

NYSE:HLF's ROA % is ranked lower than
61% of the 179 Companies
in the Consumer Packaged Goods industry.

( Industry Median: 4.97 vs. NYSE:HLF: 16.56 )

Herbalife Nutrition ROA % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Herbalife Nutrition's ROA % can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

* Premium members only.

Herbalife Nutrition Annual Data
Trend Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
ROA %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 10.31 7.83 10.43 11.37 12.95

Herbalife Nutrition Quarterly Data
Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21
ROA % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 14.66 17.03 9.84 20.53 20.48

Competitive Comparison

For the Packaged Foods subindustry, Herbalife Nutrition's ROA %, along with its competitors' market caps and ROA % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Herbalife Nutrition ROA % Distribution

For the Consumer Packaged Goods industry and Consumer Defensive sector, Herbalife Nutrition's ROA % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Herbalife Nutrition's ROA % falls into.



Herbalife Nutrition ROA % Calculation

Herbalife Nutrition's annualized ROA % for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2020 is calculated as:

ROA %=Net Income (A: Dec. 2020 )/( (Total Assets (A: Dec. 2019 )+Total Assets (A: Dec. 2020 ))/ count )
=372.6/( (2678.6+3076.1)/ 2 )
=372.6/2877.35
=12.95 %

Herbalife Nutrition's annualized ROA % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as:

ROA %=Net Income (Q: Jun. 2021 )/( (Total Assets (Q: Mar. 2021 )+Total Assets (Q: Jun. 2021 ))/ count )
=576.8/( (2666.8+2966.7)/ 2 )
=576.8/2816.75
=20.48 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

In the calculation of annual ROA %, the net income of the last fiscal year and the average total assets over the fiscal year are used. In calculating the quarterly data, the Net Income data used here is four times the quarterly (Jun. 2021) net income data. ROA % is displayed in the 30-year financial page.


Herbalife Nutrition  (NYSE:HLF) ROA % Explanation

ROA % measures the rate of return on the total assets (shareholder equity plus liabilities). It measures a firm's efficiency at generating profits from shareholders' equity plus its liabilities. ROA % shows how well a company uses what it has to generate earnings. ROA %s can vary drastically across industries. Therefore, ROA % should not be used to compare companies in different industries. For retailers, a ROA % of higher than 5% is expected. For example, Wal-Mart (WMT) has a ROA % of about 8% as of 2012. For banks, ROA % is close to their interest spread. A bank’s ROA % is typically well under 2%.

Similar to ROE, ROA % is affected by profit margins and asset turnover. This can be seen from the Du Pont Formula:

ROA %(Q: Jun. 2021 )
=Net Income/Total Assets
=576.8/2816.75
=(Net Income / Revenue)*(Revenue / Total Assets)
=(576.8 / 6209.2)*(6209.2 / 2816.75)
=Net Margin %*Asset Turnover
=9.29 %*2.2044
=20.48 %

Note: The Net Income data used here is four times the quarterly (Jun. 2021) net income data. The Revenue data used here is four times the quarterly (Jun. 2021) revenue data.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Be Aware

Like ROE, ROA % is calculated with only 12 months data. Fluctuations in the company's earnings or business cycles can affect the ratio drastically. It is important to look at the ratio from a long term perspective. ROA % can be affected by events such as stock buyback or issuance, and by goodwill, a company's tax rate and its interest payment. ROA % may not reflect the true earning power of the assets. A more accurate measurement is ROC % (ROC).

Many analysts argue the higher return the better. Buffett states that really high ROA % may indicate vulnerability in the durability of the competitive advantage.

E.g. Raising $43b to take on KO is impossible, but $1.7b to take on Moody's is. Although Moody's ROA % and underlying economics is far superior to Coca Cola, the durability is far weaker because of lower entry cost.


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Herbalife Nutrition Business Description

Herbalife Nutrition logo
Industry
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
Ugland House, South Church Street, P.O. Box 309GT, Grand Cayman, CYM
Herbalife Nutrition Ltd is an international nutrition company. The company has five revenue segments: weight management; targeted nutrition; energy, sports, and fitness; outer nutrition; and literature, promotional, and other. The most important segment, weight management, contributing more than 50% of revenue, has as representative products protein drinks, powder, and bars, and herbal tea concentrates, among others. The targeted nutrition segment offers dietary and nutritional supplements rich in herbs, minerals, and vitamins. Energy, sports, and fitness offers energy drinks, while outer nutrition offers facial skin-care, body-care, and hair-care products. Geographically, the main segments are North America, Mexico, South and Central America, EMEA, Asia-Pacific, and China.
Executives
Nelson James Larry director 2747 PARADISE ROAD PH2804 LAS VEGAS NV 89109
Carmona Richard H director 1221 BROADWAY OAKLAND CA 94612
Icahn Carl C 10 percent owner C/O ICAHN ENTERPRISES L.P. 16690 COLLINS AVE., PH-1 SUNNY ISLES BEACH FL 33160
Icahn Partners Lp 10 percent owner 16690 COLLINS AVE. PH SUNNY ISLES FL 33160
Icahn Partners Master Fund Lp 10 percent owner 16690 COLLINS AVE. PH SUNNY ISLES FL 33160
Desimone John officer: President 800 W. OLYMPIC BLVD., SUITE 406 LOS ANGELES CA 90015
Irani Jehangir D officer: SVP, PAO 800 WEST OLYMPIC BLVD. SUITE 406 LOS ANGELES CA 90015
Harms Thomas officer: SVP, China & APAC 800 W. OLYMPIC BLVD., SUITE 406 LOS ANGELES CA 90015
Tartol John director C/O HERBALIFE INTERNATIONAL, INC. 1800 CENTURY PARK EAST LOS ANGELES CA 90025
Christodoro Jonathan director C/O ICAHN ENTERPRISES L.P. 16690 COLLINS AVE., PH SUNNY ISLES FL 33160
Graziano Nick director C/O ICAHN ENTERPRISES L.P. 16690 COLLINS AVE., PH SUNNY ISLES FL 33160
Palau Hernandez Margarita director 300 N. SAN RAFAEL AVE. PASADENA CA 91105
Montelongo Michael director 203 EAST MAIN STREET SPARTANBURG SC 29319
Gary Hunter Clark director C/O ICAHN ENTERPRISES L.P. 16690 COLLINS AVE., PH SUNNY ISLES FL 33160
Otero Maria director 800 W OLYMPIC BLVD SUITE 406 LOS ANGELES CA 90015

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