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Market Cap $M2,770Revenue $M854Net Margin (%)15.2Z-Score2.6
Enterprise Value $M3,152EPS $1.9Operating Margin %26.1F-Score4
P/E(ttm))19.0Cash Flow Per Share $2.8Pre-tax Margin (%)21.8Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book3.510-y EBITDA Growth Rate %3.1Quick Ratio1.9Cash flow > EarningsN
Price/Sales3.15-y EBITDA Growth Rate %19.6Current Ratio2.2Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Cash Flow11.0y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %27.9ROA % (ttm)4.5Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %1.0Insider Buy (3m)1ROE % (ttm)11.4Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %14.0Shares Outstanding M68.9ROI % (ttm)4.5Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with BID

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
BIDJulian Robertson 2014-03-31 Buy 0.41%$42.59 - $53.51
($48.15)
$ 40.18-17%New holding, 28500 sh.28,500
BIDDaniel Loeb 2014-03-31 Add0.19%$42.59 - $53.51
($48.15)
$ 40.18-17%Add 4.72%6,650,000
BIDDaniel Loeb 2013-12-31 Add0.18%$49.14 - $53.09
($51.49)
$ 40.18-22%Add 3.25%6,350,000
BIDDaniel Loeb 2013-09-30 Add4.51%$38.81 - $48.81
($44.54)
$ 40.18-10%Add 146%6,150,000
BIDDaniel Loeb 2013-06-30 Add1.68%$33.03 - $38.87
($36.43)
$ 40.1810%Add 400%2,500,000
BIDMariko Gordon 2013-06-30 Sold Out -2.6%$33.03 - $38.87
($36.43)
$ 40.1810%Sold Out0
BIDDaniel Loeb 2013-03-31 Buy 0.35%$33.47 - $40.17
($36.89)
$ 40.189%New holding, 500000 sh.500,000
BIDJoel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Sold Out -0.05%$28.12 - $33.78
($31.07)
$ 40.1829%Sold Out0
BIDJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Reduce-0.22%$27.72 - $35.59
($31.79)
$ 40.1826%Reduce -78.41%24,715
BIDJoel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Reduce-0.18%$29.11 - $40.17
($34.01)
$ 40.1818%Reduce -31.16%114,453
BIDJoel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add0.11%$28.4 - $40.51
($33.85)
$ 40.1819%Add 24.31%166,268
BIDJoel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Add0.11%$25.84 - $37.45
($30.84)
$ 40.1830%Add 31.17%133,751
BIDJoel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Add0.24%$29.96 - $47.8
($38.53)
$ 40.184%Add 110.73%101,966
BIDJoel Greenblatt 2011-06-30 Add0.11%$37.6 - $54.41
($44.13)
$ 40.18-9%Add 58.61%48,388
BIDJoel Greenblatt 2011-03-31 Add0.32%$39.42 - $49.76
($45.3)
$ 40.18-11%Add 201.01%30,507
BIDGeorge Soros 2011-03-31 Sold Out $39.42 - $49.76
($45.3)
$ 40.18-11%Sold Out0
BIDJoel Greenblatt 2010-12-31 Buy 0.15%$35.59 - $46.8
($42.18)
$ 40.18-5%New holding, 10135 sh.10,135
BIDGeorge Soros 2010-12-31 Buy 0.1%$35.59 - $46.8
($42.18)
$ 40.18-5%New holding, 163700 sh.163,700
BIDCharles Brandes 2009-12-31 Sold Out $15.43 - $24.4
($19.38)
$ 40.18107%Sold Out0
BIDCharles Brandes 2009-09-30 Reduce$11.46 - $17.36
($15.1)
$ 40.18166%Reduce -53.01%31,590
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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.

BID 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
BID Julian Robertson 2014-03-3128,5000.040.41New Buy
BID Daniel Loeb 2014-03-316,650,0009.654.3+4.72%
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BID: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
DELANEY KEVIN MSVP,Corporate Controller & CAO 2014-05-12Sell1,601$41.21-2.5view
DE SOLE DOMENICODirector 2014-03-17Buy4,000$45.05-10.81view
Vinciguerra BrunoEVP & COO 2014-03-11Sell15,701$47.48-15.37view
Prasens JanManaging Director, SFS 2014-03-10Sell2,437$48.18-16.6view
ZUCKERMAN MITCHELLEVP,Global Auction Transaction 2014-03-06Sell1,500$47.27-15view
DODGE STEVEN BDirector 2013-12-16Buy194$39.71.21view
Middleton AmeliaSVP,Global Strategic Marketing 2013-12-11Sell211$50.96-21.15view
McClymont PatrickCFO 2013-11-14Buy2,000$50.92-21.09view
ANGELO JOHN MDirector 2013-09-16Sell275,000$48.55-17.24view
Alexander SusanEVP & WW Head of HR 2013-08-14Sell16,127$45.63-11.94view

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    Sotheby's Open Letter to Shareholders Regarding Third Point’s Board Nominees Mar 15 2014 
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