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Market Cap $M1,683Revenue $M1,137Net Margin (%)7.5Altman Z-Score3.8
Enterprise Value $M1,878EPS $2.3Operating Margin %12.8Piotroski F-Score4
P/E(ttm)20.2Beneish M-Score-2.5Pre-tax Margin (%)11.6Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book3.310-y EBITDA Growth Rate %1.4Quick Ratio1.5Cash flow > EarningsN
Price/Sales1.55-y EBITDA Growth Rate %11.9Current Ratio2.0Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Free Cash Flow36.2y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %7.4ROA % (ttm)6.6Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %2.8PEG1.7ROE % (ttm)15.0Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %57.0Shares Outstanding M37.5ROIC % (ttm)12.4Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with MSA

Number of guru portfolios checked: 68.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
MSAJoel Greenblatt 2015-03-31 Add0.11%$43.66 - $52.81
($48.32)
$ 44.91-7%Add 1056.14%315,463
MSAPrivate Capital 2015-03-31 Reduce$43.66 - $52.81
($48.32)
$ 44.91-7%Reduce 0.64%110,817
MSAJoel Greenblatt 2014-12-31 Buy 0.01%$47.29 - $58.58
($53.02)
$ 44.91-15%New holding27,286
MSAJoel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Sold Out -0.01%$50.59 - $58.58
($54.8)
$ 44.91-18%Sold Out0
MSAJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Reduce-0.2%$47.31 - $57.26
($52.3)
$ 44.91-14%Reduce 96.61%5,823
MSAJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add0.09%$46.79 - $54.31
($49.78)
$ 44.91-10%Add 71.00%171,690
MSAPrivate Capital 2013-06-30 Reduce-0.3%$44.17 - $50.95
($48.19)
$ 44.91-7%Reduce 30.95%138,826
MSAJoel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Add0.08%$44.17 - $50.95
($48.19)
$ 44.91-7%Add 54.41%117,843
MSAPrivate Capital 2013-03-31 Reduce-0.55%$42.71 - $50.36
($46.78)
$ 44.91-4%Reduce 39.21%201,061
MSAJoel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Reduce-0.05%$42.71 - $50.36
($46.78)
$ 44.91-4%Reduce 21.40%76,316
MSAMeridian Funds 2013-03-31 Sold Out -0.02%$42.71 - $50.36
($46.78)
$ 44.91-4%Sold Out0
MSAJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Add0.23%$33.47 - $40.65
($36.69)
$ 44.9122%Add 749.65%104,312
MSAPrivate Capital 2012-03-31 Reduce-0.41%$32.88 - $42.1
($34.41)
$ 44.9131%Reduce 24.25%522,838
MSAJoel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Buy 0.05%$32.88 - $42.1
($34.41)
$ 44.9131%New holding14,597
MSAMeridian Funds 2011-03-31 Buy 0.02%$30.15 - $36.2
($33.01)
$ 44.9136%New holding14,300
MSAMario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Sold Out $30.15 - $36.2
($33.01)
$ 44.9136%Sold Out0
MSAMario Gabelli 2010-12-31 Add$26.44 - $32.37
($29.07)
$ 44.9154%Add 53.05%31,021
MSAMario Gabelli 2010-09-30 Buy $22.73 - $27.18
($24.18)
$ 44.9186%New holding20,269
MSAMario Gabelli 2010-06-30 Sold Out $24.99 - $30.42
($27.94)
$ 44.9161%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.

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MSA: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
Uhler Paul RVice President 2015-03-12Sell2,565$51-11.94view
BOVE KERRY MPresident 2015-02-26Sell3,789$50.11-10.38view
HERRING RONALD N JRPresident 2015-02-24Sell5,175$50.01-10.2view
HOTOPP THOMAS BDirector 2015-02-23Sell1,034$50-10.18view
BRUGGEWORTH ROBERT ADirector 2014-12-10Buy83$55-18.35view
BIGLER JOSEPH AVice President 2014-10-29Sell2,298$55.09-18.48view
MCCLAINE DOUGLAS KVice President/Secretary 2014-09-11Sell3,141$55.57-19.18view
Uhler Paul RVice President 2014-09-10Sell1,491$54.96-18.29view
WITMER THOMAS HDirector 2014-09-04Sell885$55.72-19.4view
BIGLER JOSEPH AVice President 2014-09-03Sell2,398$57.38-21.73view

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    10-Q for Mine Safety Appliances Co. Apr 30 2015
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    MSA Safety upgraded by Global Hunter Securities Apr 29 2015
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