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Market Cap $M1,993Revenue $M636Net Margin (%)12.8Z-Score2.0
Enterprise Value $M2,461EPS $1.8Operating Margin %13.8F-Score6
P/E(ttm))25.1Cash Flow Per Share $3.4Pre-tax Margin (%)7.5Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book3.210-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0Quick Ratio1.1Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales3.15-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0Current Ratio1.6Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow11.8y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-8.6ROA % (ttm)5.3Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %0Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)13.3Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %0Shares Outstanding M45.1ROI % (ttm)4.5Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with PPO

Number of guru portfolios checked: 56.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
PPOJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add0.28%$29.63 - $39.92
($35.09)
$ 44.2226%Add 652.78%619,580
PPOPRIMECAP Management 2014-03-31 Add0.07%$29.63 - $39.92
($35.09)
$ 44.2226%Add 43.55%6,290,000
PPORon Baron 2014-03-31 Reduce-0.14%$29.63 - $39.92
($35.09)
$ 44.2226%Reduce -97.35%23,383
PPOJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Buy 0.08%$35.91 - $45.2
($39.36)
$ 44.2212%New holding, 82306 sh.82,306
PPOPRIMECAP Management 2013-12-31 Add0.06%$35.91 - $45.2
($39.36)
$ 44.2212%Add 43.09%4,381,900
PPORon Baron 2013-12-31 Reduce-0.05%$35.91 - $45.2
($39.36)
$ 44.2212%Reduce -24.98%881,263
PPOPRIMECAP Management 2013-09-30 Add0.07%$40.44 - $46
($42.68)
$ 44.224%Add 62.93%3,062,400
PPOPRIMECAP Management 2013-06-30 Add0.06%$37.2 - $44.33
($39.92)
$ 44.2211%Add 118.51%1,879,600
PPOPRIMECAP Management 2012-09-30 Add0.04%$31.61 - $39.96
($35.39)
$ 44.2225%Add 1368.67%660,900
PPOPRIMECAP Management 2012-06-30 Buy $33.84 - $39.18
($36.99)
$ 44.2220%New holding, 45000 sh.45,000
PPORon Baron 2012-03-31 Reduce-0.16%$34.27 - $56.7
($40.52)
$ 44.229%Reduce -24.71%1,715,520
PPORon Baron 2011-09-30 Add0.15%$51.64 - $72.82
($63.63)
$ 44.22-30%Add 21.11%2,146,101
PPORon Baron 2011-06-30 Add0.11%$53.98 - $70.54
($61.75)
$ 44.22-28%Add 19.77%1,772,091
PPORon Baron 2011-03-31 Add0.15%$40.66 - $59.39
($50.85)
$ 44.22-13%Add 46.87%1,479,561
PPOMario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Sold Out $40.66 - $59.39
($50.85)
$ 44.22-13%Sold Out0
PPORon Baron 2010-12-31 Add0.1%$29.48 - $44.78
($36.2)
$ 44.2222%Add 73.54%1,007,400
PPOMario Gabelli 2010-12-31 Reduce$29.48 - $44.78
($36.2)
$ 44.2222%Reduce -68.97%9,000
PPORon Baron 2010-09-30 Buy 0.12%$22.71 - $30.58
($26.97)
$ 44.2264%New holding, 580500 sh.580,500
PPOMario Gabelli 2010-09-30 Buy $22.71 - $30.58
($26.97)
$ 44.2264%New holding, 29000 sh.29,000
PPOGeorge Soros 2007-12-31 Sold Out -0.01%$14.82 - $18.1
($16.9)
$ 44.22162%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.

PPO 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
PPO Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31619,5801.370.32+652.78%
PPO PRIMECAP Management 2014-03-316,290,00013.950.24+43.55%
PPO Ron Baron 2014-03-3123,3830.050-97.35%
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PPO: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
Hauswald PierrePresident, Daramic-Asia 2013-12-03Sell18,153$3815.97view
Hauswald PierrePresident, Daramic-Asia 2013-11-01Sell10,000$44.38-0.7view
Hauswald PierrePresident, Daramic-Asia 2013-08-05Sell20,000$45-2.07view
Sauer JosefPresident-Separations Media 2013-08-05Sell10,000$45-2.07view
Pulwer Mitchell JPres., Energy Storage-Electron 2013-08-05Sell12,500$45-2.07view
Pulwer Mitchell JPres., Energy Storage-Electron 2013-04-12Sell80,320$39.2312.34view
KEARNEY CHRISTOPHER JDirector 2012-12-11Buy1,000$40.648.44view
DRIES WILLIAMDirector 2012-08-06Buy5,000$32.7834.44view
ROBERTS DAVID ADirector 2012-05-08Buy1,000$37.3917.87view
DRIES WILLIAMDirector 2011-08-10Buy5,000$55.66-20.82view

Press Releases about PPO :

    Quarterly/Annual Reports about PPO:

    News about PPO:

    Articles On GuruFocus.com
    Meridian Funds Comments on Polypore International Inc Jun 19 2014 
    Weekly 3-Year Low Highlights: CHRW, EPB, BTE, PPO Feb 09 2014 
    Baron Funds Comments on Polypore International Jun 10 2013 
    Baron Funds Comments on Polypore International Feb 20 2013 
    Baron Funds Comments on Polypore International Feb 06 2013 
    Baron Funds Comments on Polypore International May 24 2012 
    Weekly Guru Bargains Highlights: VALE, PPO, KGC, ATML, STLD May 20 2012 
    Weekly Guru Bargains Highlights: CRR, FSLR, BCPC, PPO, EXPE Mar 05 2012 
    Weekly Guru Bargains Highlights: CRR, FSLR, BCPC, PPO, EXPE Mar 05 2012 
    Baron Opportunity Fund Commentary on: PLCM, PPO, PEGA, CRR, EQIX, WBMD, NILE, RATE, VLT, EW Sep 07 2011 


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