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Market Cap $M8,747Revenue $M8,468Net Margin (%)6.1Z-Score3.2
Enterprise Value $M12,073EPS $2.7Operating Margin %11.0F-Score7
P/E(ttm))17.7Cash Flow Per Share $4.7Pre-tax Margin (%)8.7Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book7.210-y EBITDA Growth Rate %10.2Quick Ratio0.7Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales1.15-y EBITDA Growth Rate %10.7Current Ratio1.2Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow9.4y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %25.0ROA % (ttm)6.7Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %0.8Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)44.5Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %14.0Shares Outstanding M137ROI % (ttm)4.4Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with BLL

Number of guru portfolios checked: 85. (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
BLLJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Add0.03%$61.41 - $66.33
($63.77)
$ 63.880%Add 26.39%184,594
BLLJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add0.02%$48.27 - $56.09
($52.98)
$ 63.8821%Add 30.56%127,044
BLLJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add0.08%$44.64 - $51.79
($48.79)
$ 63.8831%Add 238.14%97,306
BLLJean-Marie Eveillard 2013-12-31 Sold Out -0.02%$44.64 - $51.79
($48.79)
$ 63.8831%Sold Out0
BLLJoel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Reduce-0.05%$42.08 - $46.46
($44.94)
$ 63.8842%Reduce -47.21%28,777
BLLJoel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Add0.04%$43.46 - $47.58
($45.47)
$ 63.8840%Add 47.23%57,514
BLLJoel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Add0.04%$41.31 - $45.46
($43.6)
$ 63.8846%Add 76.76%39,063
BLLJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Add0.03%$39.67 - $43.53
($41.78)
$ 63.8853%Add 99.84%22,100
BLLJoel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Add0.01%$38.62 - $43.57
($41.36)
$ 63.8854%Add 47.87%11,059
BLLJoel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Buy 0.03%$36.25 - $42.64
($36.56)
$ 63.8875%New holding, 7479 sh.7,479
BLLJohn Hussman 2011-12-31 Sold Out -0.31%$30.22 - $35.88
($34.31)
$ 63.8886%Sold Out0
BLLJohn Hussman 2011-03-31 Buy 0.38%$33.78 - $37.065
($35.56)
$ 63.8880%New holding, 632000 sh.632,000
BLLJean-Marie Eveillard 2011-03-31 Reduce-0.32%$33.78 - $37.065
($35.56)
$ 63.8880%Reduce -55.54%1,442,560
BLLJean-Marie Eveillard 2010-12-31 Add0.16%$14.75 - $17.41
($16.27)
$ 63.88293%Add 102.19%811,130
BLLDavid Dreman 2010-12-31 Sold Out -0.01%$29.495 - $34.825
($32.54)
$ 63.8896%Sold Out0
BLLDavid Dreman 2010-03-31 Buy 0.01%$25 - $27.45
($26.28)
$ 63.88143%New holding, 5100 sh.5,100
BLLJean-Marie Eveillard 2009-06-30 Add0.08%$18.86 - $22.63
($20.63)
$ 63.88210%Add 24.86%783,650
BLLJean-Marie Eveillard 2008-12-31 Add0.11%$14.81 - $20.66
($17.4)
$ 63.88267%Add 50%589,430
BLLJean-Marie Eveillard 2007-06-30 Reduce-0.11%$23.97 - $27.82
($26.2)
$ 63.88144%Reduce -24.27%384,020
BLLGeorge Soros 2005-03-31 Sold Out $20.54 - $22.62
($21.5)
$ 63.88197%sell-130000 sh0
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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.

BLL 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
BLL Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30184,5940.130.12+26.39%
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BLL: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
BRADFORD DOUGLAS KV.P., GLOBAL TAX 2014-12-05Sell4,621$69.58-8.19view
HOOVER R DAVIDDirector 2014-09-16Sell82,000$65.57-2.58view
Pauley Lisa AnnSR VP, HR & Administration 2014-09-11Sell28,000$65.72-2.8view
NICHOLSON JANDirector 2014-09-04Sell50,000$66.16-3.45view
Knobel Jeff AVice President & Treasurer 2014-08-29Sell4,800$64.03-0.23view
Pauley Lisa AnnSR VP, HR & Administration 2014-06-20Sell12,960$61.224.34view
BAKER CHARLES EVP,GEN COUNSEL & CORP SEC 2014-06-18Sell10,000$60.775.12view
MORRISON SCOTT CSR. V.P. and C.F.O. 2014-06-13Sell5,000$60.275.99view
HAYES JOHN ACHAIRMAN, PRESIDENT & C.E.O.. 2014-05-19Sell16,499$60.266.01view
HOOVER R DAVIDDirector 2014-05-12Sell20,800$59.088.12view

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