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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M41,471Revenue $M17,087Net Margin (%)12.7Z-Score1.2
Enterprise Value $M66,167EPS $1.9Operating Margin %22.7F-Score6
P/E(ttm))18.4Cash Flow Per Share $5.0Pre-tax Margin (%)19.1Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book2.110-y EBITDA Growth Rate %3.0Quick Ratio0.6Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales2.35-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0.4Current Ratio0.9Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Cash Flow8.7y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %11.2ROA % (ttm)3.5Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %4.5Insider Buy (3m)1ROE % (ttm)11.7Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %82.0Shares Outstanding M896ROI % (ttm)4.3Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with SO

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
SOJohn Rogers 2014-06-30 Buy 0.04%$42.77 - $46.68
($44.2)
$ 46.425%New holding, 70487 sh.70,487
SORay Dalio 2014-06-30 Buy 0.02%$42.77 - $46.68
($44.2)
$ 46.425%New holding, 60400 sh.60,400
SOKen Fisher 2014-06-30 Add$42.77 - $46.68
($44.2)
$ 46.425%Add 34.39%8,899
SOHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2013-12-31 Add0.07%$40.12 - $42.46
($41.27)
$ 46.4212%Add 26.2%1,853,701
SOKen Fisher 2013-12-31 Reduce$40.12 - $42.46
($41.27)
$ 46.4212%Reduce -35.58%5,897
SORay Dalio 2013-12-31 Sold Out -0.03%$40.12 - $42.46
($41.27)
$ 46.4212%Sold Out0
SOHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2013-09-30 Buy 0.28%$40.75 - $45.62
($43.09)
$ 46.428%New holding, 1468899 sh.1,468,899
SORay Dalio 2013-09-30 Buy 0.03%$40.75 - $45.62
($43.09)
$ 46.428%New holding, 75300 sh.75,300
SOKen Fisher 2013-09-30 Add$40.75 - $45.62
($43.09)
$ 46.428%Add 20.08%9,154
SOKen Fisher 2013-03-31 Buy $42.81 - $46.92
($44.46)
$ 46.424%New holding, 6894 sh.6,894
SOKen Fisher 2012-12-31 Sold Out $42.03 - $46.84
($44.21)
$ 46.425%Sold Out0
SOKen Fisher 2011-12-31 Reduce$41.33 - $46.59
($43.64)
$ 46.426%Reduce -27.22%4,756
SOKen Fisher 2011-09-30 Buy $38.03 - $42.87
($40.76)
$ 46.4214%New holding, 6535 sh.6,535
SOGeorge Soros 2011-06-30 Sold Out $37.48 - $40.82
($39.36)
$ 46.4218%Sold Out0
SOGeorge Soros 2011-03-31 Reduce$36.8 - $38.51
($37.87)
$ 46.4223%Reduce -25.49%5,514
SOMario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Sold Out $36.8 - $38.51
($37.87)
$ 46.4223%Sold Out0
SOGeorge Soros 2010-12-31 Buy $37.41 - $38.47
($37.99)
$ 46.4222%New holding, 7400 sh.7,400
SOMario Gabelli 2010-09-30 Buy 0.07%$33.38 - $37.52
($36.14)
$ 46.4228%New holding, 455000 sh.455,000
SOPrem Watsa 2010-09-30 Sold Out -0.11%$33.38 - $37.52
($36.14)
$ 46.4228%Sold Out0
SOGeorge Soros 2010-09-30 Sold Out -0.02%$33.38 - $37.52
($36.14)
$ 46.4228%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.

SO 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
SO Ray Dalio 2014-06-3060,4000.010.02New Buy
SO John Rogers 2014-06-3070,4870.010.04New Buy
SO Ken Fisher 2014-06-308,89900+34.39%
SO HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-06-301,981,6760.220.32-0.9%
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SO: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
HOLLAND G EDISONCEO, Mississippi Power Co. 2014-10-14Sell26,260$47-0.43view
BOWERS WILLIAM PPresident & CEO, GPC 2014-10-13Sell128,093$461.74view
HOLLAND G EDISONCEO, Mississippi Power Co. 2014-10-13Sell26,260$461.74view
FANNING THOMAS APresident, CEO & Chairman 2014-09-05Sell1,049,185$44.55.17view
WOMACK CHRISTOPHER CEVP & Pres. External Affairs 2014-08-29Sell51,086$44.195.91view
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFO 2014-07-08Sell44,329$44.624.89view
BEATTIE ART PExecutive Vice President & CFO 2014-07-03Sell13,654$43.816.82view
WOOD E JENNER IIIDirector 2014-05-23Buy2,000$43.138.51view
Connally Stan WPresident & CEO, Gulf Power Co 2014-05-02Sell5,631$44.45.41view
Crosswhite Mark A.President & CEO, APC 2014-05-01Sell22,460$45.153.65view

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