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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M5,991Revenue $M2,446Net Margin (%)4.4Altman Z-Score1.1
Enterprise Value $M9,880EPS $1.7Operating Margin %8.4Piotroski F-Score4
P/E(ttm)39.2Beneish M-Score-1.6Pre-tax Margin (%)7.1Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book2.010-y EBITDA Growth Rate %10.0Quick Ratio0.7Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales1.75-y EBITDA Growth Rate %8.6Current Ratio1.2Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Free Cash Flow17.1y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-42.2ROA % (ttm)2.4Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %2.1PEG2.6ROE % (ttm)6.6Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %51.0Shares Outstanding M112ROIC % (ttm)6.7Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with ALB

Number of guru portfolios checked: 68.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2015-03-31 Reduce-0.03%$47.77 - $60.99
($54.62)
$ 53.40-2%Reduce 19.62%249,579
ALBDavid Dreman 2015-03-31 Buy 0.02%$47.77 - $60.99
($54.62)
$ 53.40-2%New holding3,765
ALBMario Gabelli 2015-03-31 Add0.01%$47.77 - $60.99
($54.62)
$ 53.40-2%Add 174.65%75,530
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2014-12-31 Add0.03%$53.16 - $62.38
($58.97)
$ 53.40-9%Add 27.67%310,499
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Add0.09%$60.03 - $72.62
($64.91)
$ 53.40-18%Add 159.94%243,198
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Add0.04%$64.86 - $72.23
($68.56)
$ 53.40-22%Add 83.52%93,558
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add0.01%$62.21 - $66.74
($64.67)
$ 53.40-17%Add 31.52%50,980
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Buy 0.06%$62.46 - $69.55
($66.45)
$ 53.40-20%New holding38,762
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Sold Out -0.07%$51.84 - $62.05
($56.88)
$ 53.40-6%Sold Out0
ALBJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Buy 0.07%$51.56 - $62.31
($57.07)
$ 53.40-6%New holding18,526
ALBMario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Reduce-0.04%$53.09 - $60.66
($56.81)
$ 53.40-6%Reduce 80.38%31,000
ALBKen Heebner 2011-03-31 Sold Out $53.09 - $60.66
($56.81)
$ 53.40-6%Sold Out0
ALBKen Heebner 2010-12-31 Buy 0.73%$46.7 - $56.73
($52.34)
$ 53.402%New holding884,500
ALBGeorge Soros 2010-12-31 Sold Out $46.7 - $56.73
($52.34)
$ 53.402%Sold Out0
ALBGeorge Soros 2010-09-30 Buy $39.1 - $46.13
($42.6)
$ 53.4025%New holding5,100
ALBGeorge Soros 2010-06-30 Sold Out $39.23 - $46.49
($42.62)
$ 53.4025%Sold Out0
ALBGeorge Soros 2010-03-31 Buy $34.86 - $43.2
($38.71)
$ 53.4038%New holding4,800
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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
NARWOLD KAREN GSr VP, GC, Corp & Gov Aff 2015-03-02Sell120$56.36-7.9view
Tozier ScottSr VP, CFO & CAO 2015-03-02Sell210$56.36-7.9view
KISSAM LUTHER C IVPresident & CEO 2015-03-02Sell1,075$56.36-7.9view
OBRIEN JAMES J /KYDirector 2015-02-11Buy1,000$52.68-1.46view
SHERMAN JOHN JRDirector 2015-02-03Buy2,500$48.497.05view
NOKES JIM WDirector 2015-02-02Buy3,000$47.479.35view
Maine Douglas LDirector 2015-01-30Buy7,847$48.487.08view
NARWOLD KAREN GVP, GC, Corp & Gov Aff 2015-01-06Sell113$57.73-10.08view
Tozier ScottSr VP, CFO & CAO 2015-01-06Sell170$57.7-10.03view
KISSAM LUTHER C IVPresident & CEO 2015-01-06Sell776$57.74-10.1view

Press Releases about ALB :

Quarterly/Annual Reports about ALB:

News about ALB:

Articles On GuruFocus.com
The Cheapest Dividend Growers From The MidCap 400 Dividend Aristocrats Index Feb 08 2015 
Albemarle: An Increasing 10 Year Return Sep 21 2014 
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 
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