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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M5,364Revenue $M2,853Net Margin (%)10.3Z-Score8.9
Enterprise Value $M5,173EPS $3.5Operating Margin %14.3F-Score6
P/E(ttm))19.7Cash Flow Per Share $3.5Pre-tax Margin (%)14.6Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book3.610-y EBITDA Growth Rate %9.5Quick Ratio1.7Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales2.05-y EBITDA Growth Rate %34.5Current Ratio2.5Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Cash Flow13.5y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %11.7ROA % (ttm)13.7Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %1.3Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)19.2Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %25.0Shares Outstanding M80.4ROI % (ttm)19.7Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with LECO

Number of guru portfolios checked: 56.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
LECOJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add0.19%$66.92 - $75.46
($71.68)
$ 67.18-6%Add 74.41%418,035
LECOJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add0.18%$65.82 - $72.3
($70.25)
$ 67.18-4%Add 80.17%239,688
LECOJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Add0.25%$38.46 - $44.62
($41.94)
$ 67.1860%Add 169.57%154,894
LECOMeridian Funds 2012-09-30 Sold Out -0.31%$38.46 - $44.62
($41.94)
$ 67.1860%Sold Out0
LECOJoel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Add0.17%$41.61 - $50.24
($46.19)
$ 67.1845%Add 682.18%57,459
LECOMeridian Funds 2012-06-30 Reduce-0.13%$41.61 - $50.24
($46.19)
$ 67.1845%Reduce -30.23%215,600
LECOJoel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add0.01%$39.78 - $47.49
($41.75)
$ 67.1861%Add 22.05%7,346
LECOMeridian Funds 2012-03-31 Reduce-0.13%$39.78 - $47.49
($41.75)
$ 67.1861%Reduce -24.13%309,000
LECOJoel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Buy 0.03%$27.3 - $39.55
($36.12)
$ 67.1886%New holding, 6019 sh.6,019
LECORay Dalio 2011-09-30 Sold Out -0.04%$27.99 - $38.44
($33.08)
$ 67.18103%Sold Out0
LECOGeorge Soros 2011-09-30 Sold Out -0.0028%$27.99 - $38.44
($33.23)
$ 67.18102%Sold Out0
LECOGeorge Soros 2011-06-30 Reduce$33.27 - $39.29
($36.78)
$ 67.1883%Reduce -53.33%5,600
LECOMeridian Funds 2011-06-30 Reduce-0.41%$33.27 - $39.29
($36.78)
$ 67.1883%Reduce -59.27%495,000
LECOMario Gabelli 2011-06-30 Reduce-0.01%$33.27 - $39.29
($36.78)
$ 67.1883%Reduce -50%116,000
LECOMeridian Funds 2011-03-31 Add0.35%$16.32 - $18.71
($17.55)
$ 67.18283%Add 100%303,800
LECOGeorge Soros 2011-03-31 Add$16.32 - $18.71
($17.55)
$ 67.18283%Add 81.82%3,000
LECOGeorge Soros 2010-12-31 Buy $28.32 - $33.45
($30.93)
$ 67.18117%New holding, 3300 sh.3,300
LECOMario Gabelli 2010-09-30 Add0.01%$24.55 - $28.97
($26.88)
$ 67.18150%Add 72.58%107,000
LECOGeorge Soros 2010-09-30 Sold Out -0.01%$24.55 - $28.97
($26.88)
$ 67.18150%Sold Out0
LECOMario Gabelli 2010-06-30 Buy 0.02%$25.54 - $30.9
($28.17)
$ 67.18138%New holding, 62000 sh.62,000
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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.

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 2014-03-31418,0350.520.45+74.41%
LECO Mario Gabelli 2014-03-31114,0000.140.04-0.87%
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LECO: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
STUEBER FREDERICK GEx. VP, General Counsel & Secy 2014-03-14Sell9,020$72.3-7.04view
Bruno GabrielExecutive. V.P.. CIO 2014-03-03Sell5,340$73.86-9view
GUNNING DAVID HDirector 2014-02-19Sell11,000$73.47-8.52view
Nangle David JV.P.;Pres. of Brazing 2013-12-17Sell5,597$71.2-5.6view
STROPKI JOHN MExecutive Chairman 2013-12-17Sell20,000$71.48-5.97view
STUEBER FREDERICK GSr. VP, General Counsel & Secy 2013-12-13Sell8,064$70.82-5.1view
PETRELLA VINCENT KSenior V.P, CFO & Treasurer 2013-12-12Sell24,300$70.49-4.65view
HANKS STEPHEN GDirector 2013-12-04Sell12,000$71.65-6.2view
FARRELL GRETCHEN ASr. VP., H. R. & Compliance 2013-12-04Sell8,260$71.47-5.96view
RUNTAGH HELLENE SDirector 2013-11-25Sell11,000$71.05-5.4view

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