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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M1,097Revenue $M564Net Margin (%)7.4Z-Score5.5
Enterprise Value $M1,096EPS $2.7Operating Margin %10.7F-Score5
P/E(ttm))26.7Cash Flow Per Share $4.5Pre-tax Margin (%)10.4Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book4.310-y EBITDA Growth Rate %7.4Quick Ratio1.3Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales2.05-y EBITDA Growth Rate %16.4Current Ratio1.7Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow10.8y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-15.1ROA % (ttm)9.0Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %1.6Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)16.5Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %44.0Shares Outstanding M15.1ROI % (ttm)18.7Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with MTSC

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
MTSCJohn Rogers 2014-09-30 Add0.37%$64.08 - $72.57
($68.39)
$ 73.918%Add 43.91%1,375,920
MTSCJohn Keeley 2014-09-30 Sold Out -0.03%$64.08 - $72.57
($68.39)
$ 73.918%Sold Out0
MTSCJohn Rogers 2013-12-31 Add0.17%$62.99 - $71.87
($66.03)
$ 73.9112%Add 24.14%1,003,574
MTSCJohn Rogers 2013-09-30 Add0.11%$57.575 - $64.81
($61.57)
$ 73.9120%Add 16.9%808,429
MTSCJohn Keeley 2013-09-30 Add0.02%$57.575 - $64.81
($61.57)
$ 73.9120%Add 243.26%24,440
MTSCJohn Rogers 2013-06-30 Buy 0.64%$54.15 - $61.6
($57.75)
$ 73.9128%New holding, 691567 sh.691,567
MTSCJoel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Sold Out -0.13%$50.93 - $58.15
($54.98)
$ 73.9134%Sold Out0
MTSCJoel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Add0.05%$45.99 - $54.42
($50.2)
$ 73.9147%Add 64.13%43,668
MTSCJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Add0.05%$37.87 - $54.39
($46.74)
$ 73.9158%Add 104.51%26,605
MTSCJoel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Buy 0.04%$37.22 - $53.07
($42.78)
$ 73.9173%New holding, 13009 sh.13,009
MTSCRichard Pzena 2012-03-31 Sold Out -0.09%$41.95 - $54.15
($45.38)
$ 73.9163%Sold Out0
MTSCJoel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Sold Out -0.08%$41.95 - $54.15
($45.38)
$ 73.9163%Sold Out0
MTSCJohn Keeley 2011-12-31 Buy 0.01%$29.74 - $41.31
($37.03)
$ 73.91100%New holding, 6620 sh.6,620
MTSCRichard Pzena 2011-12-31 Reduce-0.11%$29.74 - $41.31
($37.03)
$ 73.91100%Reduce -59.63%204,450
MTSCGeorge Soros 2011-12-31 Sold Out -0.0035%$29.74 - $41.31
($37.03)
$ 73.91100%Sold Out0
MTSCJoel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Buy 0.07%$29.54 - $44.48
($37.08)
$ 73.9199%New holding, 14413 sh.14,413
MTSCGeorge Soros 2011-09-30 Buy $29.54 - $44.48
($37.08)
$ 73.9199%New holding, 6600 sh.6,600
MTSCRichard Pzena 2011-09-30 Reduce-0.06%$29.54 - $44.48
($37.08)
$ 73.9199%Reduce -24.4%506,455
MTSCJohn Keeley 2011-09-30 Sold Out -0.008%$29.54 - $44.48
($37.08)
$ 73.9199%Sold Out0
MTSCRichard Pzena 2011-06-30 Reduce-0.06%$37.87 - $45.71
($41.49)
$ 73.9178%Reduce -20.04%669,880
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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.

MTSC 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
MTSC John Rogers 2014-09-301,375,9209.111.2+43.91%
MTSC John Keeley 2014-09-30000Sold Out
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MTSC: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
KNIGHT SUSAN EVP and CFO 2014-08-13Sell22,803$68.136.63view
KNIGHT SUSAN EVP and CFO 2014-08-12Sell531$68.086.71view
KNIGHT SUSAN EVP and CFO 2014-08-12Sell531$68.086.71view
Yu Chun HungDirector 2014-02-21Buy1,000$72.78-0.18view
Baker Arthur R. IIISenior Vice President, Test 2014-02-13Sell10,705$72.560.12view
MAHON STEVEN GSVP, GC and CCO 2014-02-06Sell5,600$71.471.65view
JOHNSON DAVID DDirector 2014-02-04Buy5,000$70.413.18view
Baker Arthur R. IIISenior Vice President, Test 2013-09-10Sell3,368$59.9921.1view
KNIGHT SUSAN EVP and CFO 2013-08-13Sell8,579$61.3518.42view
KNIGHT SUSAN EVP and CFO 2013-08-09Sell921$61.4518.23view

Press Releases about MTSC :

    Quarterly/Annual Reports about MTSC:

    News about MTSC:

    Articles On GuruFocus.com
    Respected Value Investor John Rogers Of The Ariel Fund Shares His Top Three Picks For 2015 Jan 15 2015 
    October 2014 Value Idea Contest Announcement Nov 20 2014 
    MTS Systems: Small Cap with Income and Big Prospects Oct 31 2014 
    John Rogers Comments on MTS Systems Corp. Nov 05 2013 
    Buffett-Munger Sweet Spot in Small Cap Tech Stocks – Second Quarter Trades Aug 11 2013 
    John Rogers Comments on MTS Systems Corp. Jul 25 2013 
    John Rogers' May Commentary - What's Attractive and New Buys Jun 13 2013 
    Mairs & Power Q3 Commentary Nov 15 2012 
    5 Dividend Stocks Building Future Yield Aug 29 2011 
    Guru Stocks Raising Dividends: MTSC, GORO, HFC, FPTB, MGEE Aug 29 2011 

    More From Other Websites
    19 January, 2015 MTS Announces 2015 Annual Shareholders Meeting Date Jan 19 2015
    MTS Announces 2015 Annual Shareholders Meeting Date Jan 19 2015
    15 January, 2015 MTS to Ring the Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell Jan 15 2015
    MTS to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell Jan 15 2015
    Three 'platinum' picks: AXE, KMT & MTSC Jan 15 2015
    14 January, 2015 MTS Announces First Quarter 2015 Earnings Release and Conference Call Jan 14 2015
    MTS Announces First Quarter 2015 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Jan 14 2015
    MTS SYSTEMS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements... Jan 05 2015
    MTS Systems to Present at Needham Growth Conference Jan 05 2015
    MTS SYSTEMS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements... Dec 15 2014
    15 December, 2014 MTS Announces the Appointment of John Emholz as Senior Vice President and General... Dec 15 2014
    MTS Announces the Appointment of John Emholz as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Sensors... Dec 15 2014
    MTS SYSTEMS CORP Financials Dec 04 2014
    10-K for MTS Systems Corp. Nov 28 2014
    MTS SYSTEMS CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report Nov 26 2014
    20 November, 2014 MTS Systems Corporation CEO Jeffrey Graves and Vice President of Test Jeff... Nov 20 2014
    MTS Systems Corporation CEO Jeffrey Graves and Vice President of Test Jeff Oldenkamp to Participate... Nov 20 2014
    20 November, 2014 Test News Release - just a test, please disregard Nov 20 2014
    20 November, 2014 Testing - please disregard this email Nov 20 2014
    18 November, 2014 MTS Announces Declaration of Quarterly Cash Dividend Nov 18 2014

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