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Market Cap $M3,275Revenue $M3,029Net Margin (%)-2.7Z-Score0.7
Enterprise Value $M7,288EPS $-1.1Operating Margin %2.6F-Score6
P/E(ttm))0Cash Flow Per Share $11.8Pre-tax Margin (%)-4.7Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book2.210-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0Quick Ratio1.7Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales1.15-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0Current Ratio2.3Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow1.6y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-10.7ROA % (ttm)-1.1Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %0Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)-3.8Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %0Shares Outstanding M82.6ROI % (ttm)-6.6Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with ALR

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
ALRJohn Keeley 2014-06-30 Buy 0.9%$32.86 - $37.68
($35.57)
$ 39.4111%New holding, 1335700 sh.1,335,700
ALRMario Gabelli 2014-06-30 Add0.03%$32.86 - $37.68
($35.57)
$ 39.4111%Add 206.84%242,845
ALRJoel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Buy 0.01%$32.86 - $37.68
($35.57)
$ 39.4111%New holding, 11057 sh.11,057
ALRMario Gabelli 2014-03-31 Add0.01%$33.99 - $39.34
($36.55)
$ 39.418%Add 646.65%79,145
ALRMario Gabelli 2012-06-30 Reduce$17.98 - $25.97
($20.85)
$ 39.4189%Reduce -25.93%10,000
ALRSeth Klarman 2012-06-30 Sold Out -0.12%$17.98 - $25.97
($20.85)
$ 39.4189%Sold Out0
ALRSeth Klarman 2012-03-31 Reduce-1.3%$22.21 - $26.64
($22.87)
$ 39.4172%Reduce -93.12%137,700
ALRMario Gabelli 2011-12-31 Reduce$18.51 - $26.43
($23.09)
$ 39.4171%Reduce -27.03%13,500
ALRSeth Klarman 2011-12-31 Reduce-0.72%$18.51 - $26.43
($23.09)
$ 39.4171%Reduce -35.48%2,000,000
ALRDavid Dreman 2011-12-31 Sold Out -0.53%$18.51 - $26.43
($23.09)
$ 39.4171%Sold Out0
ALRGeorge Soros 2011-06-30 Sold Out $33.98 - $41
($38.19)
$ 39.413%Sold Out0
ALRGeorge Soros 2011-03-31 Reduce$36.17 - $40.32
($38.34)
$ 39.413%Reduce -29.29%14,000
ALRMario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Reduce-0.03%$36.17 - $40.32
($38.34)
$ 39.413%Reduce -77.58%18,500
ALRSeth Klarman 2010-12-31 Add3.38%$28.14 - $36.39
($31.64)
$ 39.4125%Add 106.67%3,100,000
ALRGeorge Soros 2010-12-31 Add$28.14 - $36.39
($31.64)
$ 39.4125%Add 45.59%19,800
ALRSeth Klarman 2010-09-30 Buy 2.81%$26.5 - $31.29
($29.09)
$ 39.4136%New holding, 1500000 sh.1,500,000
ALRDavid Dreman 2010-09-30 Buy 0.76%$26.5 - $31.29
($29.09)
$ 39.4136%New holding, 1067385 sh.1,067,385
ALRGeorge Soros 2010-09-30 Buy 0.01%$26.5 - $31.29
($29.09)
$ 39.4136%New holding, 13600 sh.13,600
ALRMario Gabelli 2010-09-30 Buy 0.01%$26.5 - $31.29
($29.09)
$ 39.4136%New holding, 82500 sh.82,500
ALRGeorge Soros 2009-09-30 Buy 0.02%$30.69 - $40.79
($35.24)
$ 39.4112%New holding, 23306 sh.23,306
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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.

ALR 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
ALR Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-3011,0570.010.01New Buy
ALR John Keeley 2014-06-301,335,7001.620.9New Buy
ALR Mario Gabelli 2014-06-30242,8450.290.05+206.84%
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ALR: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
Teitel DaveCFO 2014-08-15Sell10,000$35.0712.89view
Torchilin KateVP, Connected Health 2013-12-11Sell8,547$33.7317.37view
HEMPEL PAUL TSVP Ethics & Compliance 2013-11-13Sell4,576$33.7417.34view
Teitel DaveCFO 2013-08-15Sell10,000$31.7324.77view
Cotton Michael LesterGlobal Pres, Health Mgmt 2013-08-05Sell12,500$33.8217.06view
Cotton Michael LesterGlobal Pres, Health Mgmt 2013-05-31Sell8,750$25.8653.09view
Post JimPresident, Acute Care 2013-03-07Sell1,075$23.3769.41view
QUELCH JOHNDirector 2013-03-05Sell20,220$23.4968.54view
EYLENBOSCH HILDEPresident, Alere International 2013-03-01Sell2,391$22.6974.48view
Post JimPresident, Alere NA 2012-08-23Sell840$18.77110.92view

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