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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M5,339Revenue $M2,813Net Margin (%)9.1Z-Score8.8
Enterprise Value $M5,134EPS $3.2Operating Margin %13.3F-Score6
P/E(ttm))21.8Cash Flow Per Share $3.5Pre-tax Margin (%)13.4Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book4.210-y EBITDA Growth Rate %8.4Quick Ratio1.6Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales2.05-y EBITDA Growth Rate %17.5Current Ratio2.2Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow13.5y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-3.1ROA % (ttm)12.2Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %1.4Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)17.7Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %31.0Shares Outstanding M77.7ROI % (ttm)19.7Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with LECO

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
LECOJoel Greenblatt 2014-12-31 Add0.31%$61.61 - $74.95
($69.94)
$ 69.620%Add 285.08%752,265
LECOJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.2%$65.95 - $73.22
($69.68)
$ 69.620%Reduce -54.17%195,352
LECOJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add0.19%$66.92 - $75.46
($71.68)
$ 69.62-3%Add 74.41%418,035
LECOJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add0.18%$65.82 - $72.3
($70.25)
$ 69.62-1%Add 80.17%239,688
LECOJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Add0.25%$38.46 - $44.62
($41.94)
$ 69.6266%Add 169.57%154,894
LECOMeridian Funds 2012-09-30 Sold Out -0.31%$38.46 - $44.62
($41.94)
$ 69.6266%Sold Out0
LECOKen Fisher 2012-09-30 Reduce-0.05%$38.46 - $44.62
($41.94)
$ 69.6266%Reduce -21.08%1,344,659
LECOJoel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Add0.17%$41.61 - $50.24
($46.19)
$ 69.6251%Add 682.18%57,459
LECOMeridian Funds 2012-06-30 Reduce-0.13%$41.61 - $50.24
($46.19)
$ 69.6251%Reduce -30.23%215,600
LECOJoel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add0.01%$39.78 - $47.49
($41.75)
$ 69.6267%Add 22.05%7,346
LECOMeridian Funds 2012-03-31 Reduce-0.13%$39.78 - $47.49
($41.75)
$ 69.6267%Reduce -24.13%309,000
LECOJoel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Buy 0.03%$27.3 - $39.55
($36.12)
$ 69.6293%New holding, 6019 sh.6,019
LECORay Dalio 2011-09-30 Sold Out -0.04%$27.99 - $38.44
($33.08)
$ 69.62110%Sold Out0
LECOGeorge Soros 2011-09-30 Sold Out -0.0028%$27.99 - $38.44
($33.23)
$ 69.62110%Sold Out0
LECOGeorge Soros 2011-06-30 Reduce$33.27 - $39.29
($36.78)
$ 69.6289%Reduce -53.33%5,600
LECOMeridian Funds 2011-06-30 Reduce-0.41%$33.27 - $39.29
($36.78)
$ 69.6289%Reduce -59.27%495,000
LECOKen Fisher 2011-06-30 Reduce-0.05%$33.27 - $39.29
($36.78)
$ 69.6289%Reduce -39.05%1,647,530
LECOMario Gabelli 2011-06-30 Reduce-0.01%$33.27 - $39.29
($36.78)
$ 69.6289%Reduce -50%116,000
LECOMeridian Funds 2011-03-31 Add0.35%$16.32 - $18.71
($17.55)
$ 69.62297%Add 100%303,800
LECOKen Fisher 2011-03-31 Add0.07%$16.32 - $18.71
($17.55)
$ 69.62297%Add 113.9%675,775
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LECO 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
LECO Joel Greenblatt 2014-12-31752,2650.970.42+285.08%
LECO Ken Fisher 2014-12-311,078,6931.390.15+0.86%
LECO Mario Gabelli 2014-12-31113,0000.150.04
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LECO: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
Allman Geoffrey PSr. V.P., Corporate Controller 2014-12-15Sell0$0view
Nangle David JSVP.; Pres.Harris Products Gr. 2014-12-04Sell3,900$72.32-3.22view
FARRELL GRETCHEN AEx. VP., Chief H.R. Officer 2014-11-11Sell5,000$74.57-6.14view
STUEBER FREDERICK GEx. VP, General Counsel & Secy 2014-11-05Sell20,660$72.84-3.91view
Nangle David JSVP.; Pres.Harris Products Gr. 2014-09-16Sell1,342$72.41-3.34view
LINCOLN G RUSSELLDirector 2014-08-22Sell4,000$70.69-0.99view
LINCOLN KATHRYN JODirector 2014-08-13Sell3,100$69.031.39view
STUEBER FREDERICK GEx. VP, General Counsel & Secy 2014-03-14Sell9,020$72.3-3.2view
Bruno GabrielExecutive. V.P.. CIO 2014-03-03Sell5,340$73.86-5.24view
GUNNING DAVID HDirector 2014-02-19Sell11,000$73.47-4.74view

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