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Market Cap $M7,785Revenue $M2,394Net Margin (%)7.7Altman Z-Score7.6
Enterprise Value $M7,538EPS $4.1Operating Margin %13.0Piotroski F-Score7
P/E(ttm)39.8Beneish M-Score-2.5Pre-tax Margin (%)11.7Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book6.210-y EBITDA Growth Rate %4.7Quick Ratio2.3Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales3.15-y EBITDA Growth Rate %12.0Current Ratio2.9Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Free Cash Flow37.8y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %20.0ROA % (ttm)9.2Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %0.3PEG3.3ROE % (ttm)16.8Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %11.0Shares Outstanding M43.4ROIC % (ttm)21.8Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with AYI

Number of guru portfolios checked: 68.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
AYIKen Heebner 2015-03-31 Buy 1.77%$134.81 - $172.57
($156.87)
$ 179.2514%New holding385,000
AYIJoel Greenblatt 2015-03-31 Sold Out -0.0025%$134.81 - $172.57
($156.87)
$ 179.2514%Sold Out0
AYIMario Gabelli 2015-03-31 Reduce$134.81 - $172.57
($156.87)
$ 179.2514%Reduce 29.32%11,545
AYIJoel Greenblatt 2014-12-31 Buy $123.78 - $142.51
($136.02)
$ 179.2532%New holding2,186
AYIJoel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Sold Out -0.02%$119.24 - $137.75
($126.94)
$ 179.2541%Sold Out0
AYIGeorge Soros 2014-06-30 Sold Out $119.24 - $137.75
($126.94)
$ 179.2541%Sold Out0
AYIJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Buy 0.02%$106.28 - $143.65
($131.41)
$ 179.2536%New holding7,523
AYIGeorge Soros 2014-03-31 Buy $106.28 - $143.65
($131.41)
$ 179.2536%New holding2,400
AYIMario Gabelli 2013-12-31 Reduce$92.84 - $110.19
($101.8)
$ 179.2576%Reduce 22.87%19,895
AYIJohn Keeley 2013-09-30 Sold Out -0.19%$81.39 - $93.65
($87.52)
$ 179.25105%Sold Out0
AYIJoel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Sold Out -0.03%$68.25 - $78.37
($74.08)
$ 179.25142%Sold Out0
AYIJohn Keeley 2013-03-31 Reduce-0.55%$65.46 - $72.93
($69.75)
$ 179.25157%Reduce 71.98%141,345
AYIJoel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Reduce-0.01%$65.46 - $72.93
($69.75)
$ 179.25157%Reduce 25.06%8,773
AYIJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Reduce-0.04%$56.46 - $68.95
($62.32)
$ 179.25188%Reduce 46.15%12,958
AYIRon Baron 2012-06-30 Add0.12%$49.36 - $63.75
($54.24)
$ 179.25230%Add 60.83%1,000,000
AYIJoel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Add0.06%$49.36 - $63.75
($54.24)
$ 179.25230%Add 258.47%24,064
AYIJohn Keeley 2012-03-31 Reduce-0.27%$50.32 - $64.76
($55.73)
$ 179.25222%Reduce 26.81%662,704
AYIRon Baron 2012-03-31 Add0.05%$50.32 - $64.76
($55.73)
$ 179.25222%Add 24.36%621,789
AYIJoel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Buy 0.04%$50.32 - $64.76
($55.73)
$ 179.25222%New holding6,713
AYIMario Gabelli 2012-03-31 Add$50.32 - $64.76
($55.73)
$ 179.25222%Add 29.26%25,620
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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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AYI: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
NAGEL VERNON JChairman, President, and CEO 2015-01-13Sell6,381$153.6916.63view
REECE RICHARD KEVP/CFO 2015-01-13Sell46,650$153.3216.91view
MCCULLOUGH ROBERT FDirector 2015-01-13Sell1,815$154.5116.01view
Black Mark AEVP- Customer Enabling Team Ld 2014-10-30Sell19,363$136.7431.09view
BROWNING PETER CDirector 2014-10-30Sell1,815$138.4429.48view
NAGEL VERNON JChairman, President, and CEO 2014-10-23Sell89,800$133.3634.41view
HANCE JAMES H JRDirector 2014-10-15Buy8,000$122.9445.8view
BROWNING PETER CDirector 2014-01-16Sell927$132.0435.75view
NORTH JULIA BDirector 2014-01-13Sell1,815$129.9837.91view
REECE RICHARD KEVP/CFO 2014-01-13Sell28,500$130.9936.84view

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