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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M16,334Revenue $M2,704Net Margin (%)18.0Z-Score14.5
Enterprise Value $M15,695EPS $4.1Operating Margin %24.7F-Score9
P/E(ttm))33.1Cash Flow Per Share $4.7Pre-tax Margin (%)24.6Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book5.310-y EBITDA Growth Rate %10.0Quick Ratio3.9Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales6.05-y EBITDA Growth Rate %9.0Current Ratio5.8Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow15.6y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %4.1ROA % (ttm)12.8Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %0.7Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)16.9Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %22.0Shares Outstanding M119ROI % (ttm)15.2Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with SIAL

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
SIALMario Gabelli 2014-09-30 Buy 0.24%$100.42 - $136.77
($105.88)
$ 137.1630%New holding, 322900 sh.322,900
SIALTom Gayner 2014-09-30 Add0.05%$100.42 - $136.77
($105.88)
$ 137.1630%Add 200%18,000
SIALJean-Marie Eveillard 2014-09-30 Buy $100.42 - $136.77
($105.88)
$ 137.1630%New holding, 7500 sh.7,500
SIALDonald Yacktman 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.25%$100.42 - $136.77
($105.88)
$ 137.1630%Reduce -25.49%1,786,911
SIALYacktman Focused Fund 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.25%$100.42 - $136.77
($105.88)
$ 137.1630%Reduce -26.48%694,000
SIALYacktman Fund 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.22%$100.42 - $136.77
($105.88)
$ 137.1630%Reduce -22.81%846,000
SIALChris Davis 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.03%$100.42 - $136.77
($105.88)
$ 137.1630%Reduce -43.13%136,292
SIALJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.01%$100.42 - $136.77
($105.88)
$ 137.1630%Reduce -28.58%28,392
SIALTom Gayner 2014-06-30 Buy 0.02%$92.1 - $101.71
($97.04)
$ 137.1641%New holding, 6000 sh.6,000
SIALJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add0.05%$82.91 - $94.19
($86.81)
$ 137.1658%Add 126.77%41,710
SIALJoel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Add0.03%$80.9 - $88
($84.16)
$ 137.1663%Add 126.04%18,393
SIALRay Dalio 2013-09-30 Sold Out $80.9 - $88
($84.16)
$ 137.1663%Sold Out0
SIALJohn Burbank 2013-09-30 Sold Out -0.05%$80.9 - $88
($84.16)
$ 137.1663%Sold Out0
SIALYacktman Fund 2013-06-30 Add0.46%$74.1 - $85.14
($80.08)
$ 137.1671%Add 94.29%1,096,000
SIALYacktman Focused Fund 2013-06-30 Add0.46%$74.1 - $85.14
($80.08)
$ 137.1671%Add 94.88%944,000
SIALDonald Yacktman 2013-06-30 Add0.45%$74.1 - $85.14
($80.08)
$ 137.1671%Add 94.43%2,420,445
SIALJohn Burbank 2013-06-30 Buy 0.05%$74.1 - $85.14
($80.08)
$ 137.1671%New holding, 20000 sh.20,000
SIALJoel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Buy 0.03%$74.1 - $85.14
($80.08)
$ 137.1671%New holding, 8137 sh.8,137
SIALRay Dalio 2013-06-30 Buy $74.1 - $85.14
($80.08)
$ 137.1671%New holding, 3227 sh.3,227
SIALVanguard Health Care Fund 2013-06-30 Sold Out -0.15%$74.1 - $85.14
($80.08)
$ 137.1671%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.

SIAL 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
SIAL Jean-Marie Eveillard 2014-09-307,5000.010New Buy
SIAL Mario Gabelli 2014-09-30322,9000.270.24New Buy
SIAL Tom Gayner 2014-09-3018,0000.020.07+200%
SIAL Ken Fisher 2014-09-3067,7890.060.02-5.9%
SIAL Dodge & Cox 2014-09-3019,0000.020-7.32%
SIAL Yacktman Fund 2014-09-30846,0000.711-22.81%
SIAL Donald Yacktman 2014-09-301,786,9111.51-25.49%
SIAL Yacktman Focused Fund 2014-09-30694,0000.581-26.48%
SIAL Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-3028,3920.020.04-28.58%
SIAL Chris Davis 2014-09-30136,2920.110.06-43.13%
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SIAL: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
MCCOLLUM LEEDirector 2014-11-05Sell10,000$135.261.4view
MILLER KAREN JSVP, Corp Develop & Corp Comm 2014-07-28Sell7,943$103.1932.92view
Green Eric MarkEVP & President, Research 2014-05-29Sell4,544$98.0339.92view
COTTIER GILLESEVP & Pres. SAFC Commercial 2014-05-28Sell12,000$98.139.82view
WICKS FRANKEVP & Pres., Applied 2014-04-28Sell5,443$95.2144.06view
Rau DouglasVP, Human Resources 2014-03-04Sell15,100$93.5346.65view
REINHARD J PEDRODirector 2014-02-24Sell2,450$93.5246.66view
MILLER KAREN JSVP, Corp Develop & Corp Comm 2014-02-19Sell1,133$95.6243.44view
TOAN BARRETT ADirector 2014-02-14Sell18,000$96.3542.36view
COTTIER GILLESEVP & Pres. SAFC Commercial 2014-02-11Sell28,600$9445.91view

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    Donald Yacktman's Top Second Quarter Increases Jul 30 2013 
    Yacktman Fund Buys Oracle, Exxon Mobil, C.R. Bard, Sells Pfizer, Viacom, Microsoft Jul 17 2013 
    Donald Yacktman Buys Wells Fargo, Oracle Jul 16 2013 


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