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Market Cap $M65,603Revenue $M53,417Net Margin (%)4.6Z-Score4.2
Enterprise Value $M75,187EPS $2.1Operating Margin %8.3F-Score7
P/E(ttm))26.5Cash Flow Per Share $3.0Pre-tax Margin (%)7.4Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book6.310-y EBITDA Growth Rate %4.0Quick Ratio0.2Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales1.25-y EBITDA Growth Rate %12.3Current Ratio1.1Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Cash Flow11.7y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %16.0ROA % (ttm)7.6Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %1.2Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)22.0Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %32.0Shares Outstanding M987ROI % (ttm)4.2Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with LOW

Number of guru portfolios checked: 84. (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
LOWDodge & Cox 2014-09-30 Buy $47.2 - $54.15
($50.53)
$ 66.932%New holding, 7180 sh.7,180
LOWMario Gabelli 2014-09-30 Reduce$47.2 - $54.15
($50.53)
$ 66.932%Reduce -21.43%27,911
LOWJohn Burbank 2014-09-30 Sold Out -1.2%$47.2 - $54.15
($50.53)
$ 66.932%Sold Out0
LOWAndreas Halvorsen 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.73%$47.2 - $54.15
($50.53)
$ 66.932%Reduce -15.21%19,424,638
LOWHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.11%$47.2 - $54.15
($50.53)
$ 66.932%Reduce -35.74%1,144,200
LOWRobert Olstein 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.11%$47.2 - $54.15
($50.53)
$ 66.932%Reduce -9.47%172,000
LOWRay Dalio 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.01%$47.2 - $54.15
($50.53)
$ 66.932%Reduce -44.4%47,453
LOWAndreas Halvorsen 2014-06-30 Add1%$44.63 - $49.52
($46.61)
$ 66.944%Add 26.48%22,907,968
LOWJohn Burbank 2014-06-30 Add0.3%$44.63 - $49.52
($46.61)
$ 66.944%Add 33.94%1,501,626
LOWJoel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Add0.18%$44.63 - $49.52
($46.61)
$ 66.944%Add 63.82%779,230
LOWRobert Olstein 2014-06-30 Add0.13%$44.63 - $49.52
($46.61)
$ 66.944%Add 11.76%190,000
LOWRon Baron 2014-06-30 Add0.02%$44.63 - $49.52
($46.61)
$ 66.944%Add 27.3%595,124
LOWRay Dalio 2014-06-30 Add0.02%$44.63 - $49.52
($46.61)
$ 66.944%Add 412.54%85,353
LOWJohn Burbank 2014-03-31 Add0.64%$44.9 - $50.82
($48.28)
$ 66.939%Add 75.19%1,121,151
LOWJean-Marie Eveillard 2014-03-31 Add0.35%$44.9 - $50.82
($48.28)
$ 66.939%Add 179.1%4,269,613
LOWJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add0.24%$44.9 - $50.82
($48.28)
$ 66.939%Add 232.33%475,671
LOWHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-03-31 Add0.06%$44.9 - $50.82
($48.28)
$ 66.939%Add 23.33%1,671,200
LOWRay Dalio 2014-03-31 Buy 0.01%$44.9 - $50.82
($48.28)
$ 66.939%New holding, 16653 sh.16,653
LOWPRIMECAP Management 2014-03-31 Sold Out $44.9 - $50.82
($48.28)
$ 66.939%Sold Out0
LOWJulian Robertson 2014-03-31 Sold Out -3.1%$44.9 - $50.82
($48.28)
$ 66.939%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.

LOW 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
LOW Dodge & Cox 2014-09-307,18000New Buy
LOW Jean-Marie Eveillard 2014-09-304,264,1000.430.56+18.27%
LOW Ron Baron 2014-09-30659,3240.070.14+10.79%
LOW Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30854,3640.090.45+9.64%
LOW Chris Davis 2014-09-30293,8320.030.05+4.14%
LOW Ruane Cunniff 2014-09-3010,31400+1.98%
LOW David Dreman 2014-09-303,60000.02
LOW Tom Gayner 2014-09-30540,0000.050.81
LOW Ken Fisher 2014-09-308,74300-2.45%
LOW Third Avenue Management 2014-09-301,729,1210.181.9-5.89%
LOW Robert Olstein 2014-09-30172,0000.021.2-9.47%
LOW Andreas Halvorsen 2014-09-3019,424,6381.974.1-15.21%
LOW Mario Gabelli 2014-09-3027,91100.01-21.43%
LOW HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-09-301,144,2000.120.22-35.74%
LOW Ray Dalio 2014-09-3047,45300.02-44.4%
LOW John Burbank 2014-09-30000Sold Out
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LOW: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
HULL ROBERT F JRCFO 2014-12-16Sell98,519$65.671.87view
Maltsbarger Richard DChief Development Officer 2014-12-16Sell24,668$64.873.13view
Hollifield Matthew VSVP Chief Accounting Officer 2014-11-21Sell11,029$62.926.33view
KEENER GAITHER M JRCLO, CCO and Secretary 2014-11-21Sell7,300$62.756.61view
NIBLOCK ROBERT AChairman President & CEO 2014-09-11Sell313,527$52.8226.66view
NIBLOCK ROBERT AChairman President & CEO 2014-09-09Sell209,473$53.6324.74view
AUSURA MAUREEN KChief Human Resources Officer 2014-08-22Sell15,979$52.4827.48view
CROOM MARSHALL AChief Risk Officer 2014-04-04Sell17,305$48.238.8view
AUSURA MAUREEN KChief Human Resources Officer 2014-04-02Sell146,233$49.7234.55view
NIBLOCK ROBERT AChairman, President & CEO 2014-03-18Sell80,572$49.5934.91view

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