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Market Cap $M18,680Revenue $M5,535Net Margin (%)19.4Z-Score2.1
Enterprise Value $M25,833EPS $3.0Operating Margin %36.1F-Score7
P/E(ttm))25.5Cash Flow Per Share $7.7Pre-tax Margin (%)31.4Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book3.110-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0Quick Ratio1.1Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales5.05-y EBITDA Growth Rate %19.5Current Ratio1.1Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow8.0y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %25.0ROA % (ttm)7.2Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %0Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)17.4Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %0Shares Outstanding M230ROI % (ttm)6.5Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with DISCA

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
DISCAJoel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Sold Out -0.03%$48.5 - $55.15
($51.4)
$ 83.3362%Sold Out0
DISCAJoel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Reduce-0.01%$40.98 - $50.82
($42.63)
$ 83.3396%Reduce -22.82%6,989
DISCAJoel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Buy 0.05%$36.73 - $45.06
($41.19)
$ 83.33102%New holding, 9056 sh.9,056
DISCAJohn Griffin 2011-09-30 Sold Out -0.298%$34.75 - $42.5
($39.77)
$ 83.33110%Sold Out0
DISCAJoel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Sold Out -0.1638%$34.75 - $42.5
($39.77)
$ 83.33110%Sold Out0
DISCAJoel Greenblatt 2011-06-30 Buy 0.16%$39.78 - $45.35
($42.08)
$ 83.3398%New holding, 28616 sh.28,616
DISCAGeorge Soros 2011-06-30 Sold Out $39.78 - $45.35
($42.08)
$ 83.3398%Sold Out0
DISCAJohn Griffin 2011-06-30 Reduce-0.32%$39.78 - $45.35
($42.08)
$ 83.3398%Reduce -50%482,500
DISCAGeorge Soros 2011-03-31 Reduce$38.56 - $44.17
($40.79)
$ 83.33104%Reduce -29.03%2,200
DISCAJohn Griffin 2011-03-31 Reduce-1.96%$38.56 - $44.17
($40.79)
$ 83.33104%Reduce -75.05%965,000
DISCAMario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Reduce-0.21%$38.56 - $44.17
($40.79)
$ 83.33104%Reduce -48.33%773,664
DISCAGeorge Soros 2010-09-30 Reduce$34.98 - $43.735
($38.54)
$ 83.33116%Reduce -58.23%3,300
DISCALee Ainslie 2010-06-30 Sold Out -0.44%$33.81 - $39.53
($36.99)
$ 83.33125%Sold Out0
DISCAGeorge Soros 2010-06-30 Reduce-0.01%$33.81 - $39.53
($36.99)
$ 83.33125%Reduce -52.69%7,900
DISCALee Ainslie 2010-03-31 Add0.14%$27.88 - $34.24
($31.38)
$ 83.33166%Add 48.45%1,223,884
DISCARon Baron 2010-03-31 Add0.14%$27.88 - $34.24
($31.38)
$ 83.33166%Add 35.23%2,463,027
DISCASteve Mandel 2010-03-31 Sold Out -1.79%$27.88 - $34.24
($31.38)
$ 83.33166%Sold Out0
DISCAJohn Griffin 2010-03-31 Reduce-0.55%$27.88 - $34.24
($31.38)
$ 83.33166%Reduce -25%3,982,500
DISCAWallace Weitz 2010-03-31 Sold Out -0.2%$27.88 - $34.24
($31.38)
$ 83.33166%Sold Out0
DISCAMason Hawkins 2010-03-31 Sold Out -0.01%$27.88 - $34.24
($31.38)
$ 83.33166%Sold Out0
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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.

DISCA 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
DISCA Mario Gabelli 2014-03-31552,3690.240.25-1.56%
DISCA Ron Baron 2014-03-311,401,6110.610.47-8.11%
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DISCA: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
GOULD PAUL ADirector 2014-05-30Sell189$75.979.69view
BENNETT ROBERT RDirector 2014-05-23Sell91,650$76.279.26view
Leavy DavidChief Communications Officer 2014-05-22Sell637$75.4610.43view
Campbell BruceChief Dev Officer&Genl Counsel 2014-03-20Sell18,213$84-0.8view
BENNETT ROBERT RDirector 2014-03-14Sell4,032$84.52-1.41view
BENNETT ROBERT RDirector 2014-03-13Sell15,968$84.51-1.4view
HENDRICKS JOHN SFounder 2014-03-06Sell3,446$84.83-1.77view
HENDRICKS JOHN SFounder 2014-03-05Sell46,554$84.64-1.55view
HENDRICKS JOHN SFounder 2014-02-24Sell50,000$82.970.43view
HENDRICKS JOHN SFounder 2013-12-27Sell31,323$88.88-6.24view

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