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Market Cap $M5,720Revenue $M2,446Net Margin (%)5.3Z-Score2.4
Enterprise Value $M6,293EPS $1.7Operating Margin %10.7F-Score4
P/E(ttm))30.3Cash Flow Per Share $6.0Pre-tax Margin (%)8.4Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book3.010-y EBITDA Growth Rate %10.2Quick Ratio2.6Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales1.75-y EBITDA Growth Rate %8.1Current Ratio2.9Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Cash Flow9.9y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-45.0ROA % (ttm)3.5Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %2.2Insider Buy (3m)4ROE % (ttm)8.8Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %43.0Shares Outstanding M112ROI % (ttm)11.9Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with ALB

Number of guru portfolios checked: 84. (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 2014-12-31 Add0.03%$53.16 - $62.38
($58.97)
$ 51.00-16%Add 27.67%310,499
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Add0.09%$60.03 - $72.62
($64.91)
$ 51.00-27%Add 159.94%243,198
ALBRay Dalio 2014-09-30 Buy 0.01%$60.03 - $72.62
($64.91)
$ 51.00-27%New holding12,700
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Add0.04%$64.86 - $72.23
($68.56)
$ 51.00-34%Add 83.52%93,558
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add0.01%$62.21 - $66.74
($64.67)
$ 51.00-27%Add 31.52%50,980
ALBRay Dalio 2014-03-31 Sold Out -0.01%$62.21 - $66.74
($64.67)
$ 51.00-27%Sold Out0
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Buy 0.06%$62.46 - $69.55
($66.45)
$ 51.00-30%New holding38,762
ALBRay Dalio 2013-12-31 Buy 0.01%$62.46 - $69.55
($66.45)
$ 51.00-30%New holding25,555
ALBJeff Ubben 2013-06-30 Sold Out -0.68%$57.75 - $69
($62.83)
$ 51.00-23%Sold Out0
ALBJeff Ubben 2013-03-31 Buy 0.68%$61.17 - $66.15
($63.66)
$ 51.00-25%New holding956,153
ALBAndreas Halvorsen 2012-12-31 Sold Out -0.64%$51.84 - $62.05
($56.88)
$ 51.00-12%Sold Out0
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Sold Out -0.07%$51.84 - $62.05
($56.88)
$ 51.00-12%Sold Out0
ALBRay Dalio 2012-12-31 Sold Out -0.02%$51.84 - $62.05
($56.88)
$ 51.00-12%Sold Out0
ALBAndreas Halvorsen 2012-09-30 Reduce-1.08%$51.56 - $62.31
($57.07)
$ 51.00-12%Reduce -57.02%1,725,357
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Buy 0.07%$51.56 - $62.31
($57.07)
$ 51.00-12%New holding18,526
ALBRay Dalio 2012-09-30 Buy 0.02%$51.56 - $62.31
($57.07)
$ 51.00-12%New holding20,933
ALBRay Dalio 2012-06-30 Sold Out -0.06%$57.26 - $66.07
($61.8)
$ 51.00-21%Sold Out0
ALBJohn Burbank 2012-06-30 Sold Out -0.03%$57.26 - $66.07
($61.8)
$ 51.00-21%Sold Out0
ALBAndreas Halvorsen 2012-03-31 Add0.44%$52.73 - $67.5
($58.08)
$ 51.00-14%Add 26.15%4,104,428
ALBRay Dalio 2012-03-31 Buy 0.06%$52.73 - $67.5
($58.08)
$ 51.00-14%New holding57,337
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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.

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ALB: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
KISSAM LUTHER C IVPresident & CEO 2015-03-02Sell1,075$56.36-9.51view
Tozier ScottSr VP, CFO & CAO 2015-03-02Sell210$56.36-9.51view
NARWOLD KAREN GSr VP, GC, Corp & Gov Aff 2015-03-02Sell120$56.36-9.51view
OBRIEN JAMES J /KYDirector 2015-02-11Buy1,000$52.68-3.19view
SHERMAN JOHN JRDirector 2015-02-03Buy2,500$48.495.18view
NOKES JIM WDirector 2015-02-02Buy3,000$47.477.44view
Maine Douglas LDirector 2015-01-30Buy7,847$48.485.2view
NARWOLD KAREN GVP, GC, Corp & Gov Aff 2015-01-06Sell113$57.73-11.66view
Tozier ScottSr VP, CFO & CAO 2015-01-06Sell170$57.7-11.61view
KISSAM LUTHER C IVPresident & CEO 2015-01-06Sell776$57.74-11.67view

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    Quarterly/Annual Reports about ALB:

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    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 
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