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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M4,882Revenue $M2,616Net Margin (%)15.8Z-Score3.5
Enterprise Value $M5,553EPS $4.9Operating Margin %22.3F-Score7
P/E(ttm))15.6Cash Flow Per Share $6.0Pre-tax Margin (%)20.8Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book3.310-y EBITDA Growth Rate %13.5Quick Ratio1.4Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales1.95-y EBITDA Growth Rate %21.3Current Ratio1.9Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow9.9y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %34.6ROA % (ttm)11.5Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %1.6Insider Buy (3m)1ROE % (ttm)25.4Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %21.0Shares Outstanding M79.6ROI % (ttm)11.9Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with ALB

Number of guru portfolios checked: 56. (List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Add0.04%$64.86 - $72.23
($68.56)
$ 62.4-9%Add 83.52%93,558
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add0.01%$62.21 - $66.74
($64.67)
$ 62.4-4%Add 31.52%50,980
ALBRay Dalio 2014-03-31 Sold Out -0.01%$62.21 - $66.74
($64.67)
$ 62.4-4%Sold Out0
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Buy 0.06%$62.46 - $69.55
($66.45)
$ 62.4-6%New holding, 38762 sh.38,762
ALBRay Dalio 2013-12-31 Buy 0.01%$62.46 - $69.55
($66.45)
$ 62.4-6%New holding, 25555 sh.25,555
ALBRay Dalio 2013-09-30 Sold Out $61.74 - $65.21
($62.99)
$ 62.4-1%Sold Out0
ALBRay Dalio 2013-06-30 Buy $57.75 - $69
($62.83)
$ 62.4-1%New holding, 5055 sh.5,055
ALBJeff Ubben 2013-06-30 Sold Out -0.68%$57.75 - $69
($62.83)
$ 62.4-1%Sold Out0
ALBJeff Ubben 2013-03-31 Buy 0.68%$61.17 - $66.15
($63.66)
$ 62.4-2%New holding, 956153 sh.956,153
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Sold Out -0.07%$51.84 - $62.05
($56.88)
$ 62.410%Sold Out0
ALBRay Dalio 2012-12-31 Sold Out -0.02%$51.84 - $62.05
($56.88)
$ 62.410%Sold Out0
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Buy 0.07%$51.56 - $62.31
($57.07)
$ 62.49%New holding, 18526 sh.18,526
ALBRay Dalio 2012-09-30 Buy 0.02%$51.56 - $62.31
($57.07)
$ 62.49%New holding, 20933 sh.20,933
ALBRay Dalio 2012-06-30 Sold Out -0.06%$57.26 - $66.07
($61.8)
$ 62.41%Sold Out0
ALBJohn Burbank 2012-06-30 Sold Out -0.03%$57.26 - $66.07
($61.8)
$ 62.41%Sold Out0
ALBRay Dalio 2012-03-31 Buy 0.06%$52.73 - $67.5
($58.08)
$ 62.47%New holding, 57337 sh.57,337
ALBRay Dalio 2011-12-31 Sold Out -0.24%$39 - $55.26
($49.94)
$ 62.425%Sold Out0
ALBRay Dalio 2011-09-30 Buy 0.24%$40.22 - $70.56
($55.53)
$ 62.412%New holding, 394195 sh.394,195
ALBMario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Reduce-0.04%$53.09 - $60.66
($56.81)
$ 62.410%Reduce -80.38%31,000
ALBGeorge Soros 2010-12-31 Sold Out $46.7 - $56.73
($52.34)
$ 62.419%Sold Out0
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*The price and date might not be the actual time and price at which the transactions were made. In the case of institutional owners, the date is stated as the last day of their fiscal quarter. The prices are estimates if no accurate information available. Foreign holdings may not be included.

ALB is held by these Gurus:

Ticker Guru Name Portfolio Date* Current Shares % of Shares Outstanding % of Total Assets Managed Change from Last Holdings Holding History
ALB Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-3093,5580.120.08+83.52%
ALB Mario Gabelli 2014-06-3029,0000.040.01
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ALB: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
WILSON D MICHAELSr VP,Pres, Catalyst Solutions 2014-08-01Buy5,000$61.291.68view
Tozier ScottSenior Vice Presdient & CFO 2014-02-27Sell116$65.22-4.45view
NARWOLD KAREN GVP, GC, Corp & Gov Aff 2014-02-27Sell124$65.26-4.51view
KISSAM LUTHER C IVPresident & CEO 2014-02-27Sell628$65.26-4.51view
NARWOLD KAREN GVP, GC, Corp & Gov Aff 2014-02-25Sell2,200$64.41-3.24view
Kelliher Susan M.VP - Human Resources 2014-02-25Sell500$64.41-3.24view
Tozier ScottSr VP & CFO 2014-02-25Sell3,509$64.44-3.29view
ZUMSTEIN RONALD CSr VP, Mfg & Supply Chain 2014-01-30Sell5,291$64.67-3.63view
SHERMAN JOHN JRDirector 2014-01-30Sell1,000$65.27-4.52view
WILSON D MICHAELSr VP,Pres, Catalyst Solutions 2014-01-30Buy5,000$64.84-3.89view

Press Releases about ALB :

    Quarterly/Annual Reports about ALB:

    News about ALB:

    Articles On GuruFocus.com
    Westport Asset Management Comments on Albemarle Corp. Apr 16 2014 
    Columbia Wanger’s Third Quarter Selling Nov 20 2013 
    Albemarle Corp: Fundamental Stock Research Analysis Jun 04 2013 
    A New Beginning for Codexis? Mar 08 2013 
    65 Stocks and Funds Increased Dividends Last Week Feb 18 2013 
    Albemarle Corp: Fundamental Stock Research Analysis Nov 13 2012 
    Weekly Top Insider Buys: COF, YHOO, FIS, ALB, NVR Jul 30 2012 
    Stocks With Dividend Growth From Last Week (February 13-19, 2012) Feb 19 2012 
    New Guru Added: Ray Dalio of Bridgewater Associates Dec 02 2011 
    7 Stocks Increasing the Compounding Power of Dividends Oct 17 2011 


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