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Market Cap $M18,317Revenue $M6,676Net Margin (%)14.7Z-Score2.5
Enterprise Value $M16,619EPS $1.3Operating Margin %20.7F-Score8
P/E(ttm))18.9Cash Flow Per Share $2.4Pre-tax Margin (%)19.8Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book3.110-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0Quick Ratio1.2Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales2.85-y EBITDA Growth Rate %6.1Current Ratio1.3Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow7.9y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %10.8ROA % (ttm)7.5Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %2.3Insider Buy (3m)1ROE % (ttm)16.9Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %43.0Shares Outstanding M690ROI % (ttm)8.5Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with SYMC

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
SYMCJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Add0.18%$22.42 - $24.77
($23.86)
$ 26.5411%Add 50.08%2,369,974
SYMCDavid Dreman 2014-09-30 Add0.02%$22.42 - $24.77
($23.86)
$ 26.5411%Add 39.26%36,830
SYMCPRIMECAP Management 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.2%$22.42 - $24.77
($23.86)
$ 26.5411%Reduce -38.94%12,390,202
SYMCCharles Brandes 2014-09-30 Sold Out -0.18%$22.42 - $24.77
($23.86)
$ 26.5411%Sold Out0
SYMCRay Dalio 2014-09-30 Reduce-0.01%$22.42 - $24.77
($23.86)
$ 26.5411%Reduce -27.84%177,833
SYMCMartin Whitman 2014-07-31 Add0.9%$20.09 - $24
($22.17)
$ 26.5420%Add 49.82%2,322,155
SYMCRichard Snow 2014-06-30 Buy 3.2%$20.01 - $22.77
($21.22)
$ 26.5425%New holding, 4065377 sh.4,065,377
SYMCThird Avenue Management 2014-06-30 Add0.21%$20.01 - $22.77
($21.22)
$ 26.5425%Add 21.37%2,603,676
SYMCPrivate Capital 2014-06-30 Reduce-1.49%$20.01 - $22.77
($21.22)
$ 26.5425%Reduce -42.53%807,471
SYMCJeff Ubben 2014-06-30 Sold Out -1.1%$20.01 - $22.77
($21.22)
$ 26.5425%Sold Out0
SYMCMichael Price 2014-06-30 Sold Out -0.21%$20.01 - $22.77
($21.22)
$ 26.5425%Sold Out0
SYMCRay Dalio 2014-06-30 Reduce-0.17%$20.01 - $22.77
($21.22)
$ 26.5425%Reduce -80.84%246,433
SYMCJoel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Reduce-0.11%$20.01 - $22.77
($21.22)
$ 26.5425%Reduce -18.87%1,579,121
SYMCJeff Ubben 2014-03-31 Buy 1.1%$18.2 - $24.15
($21.49)
$ 26.5424%New holding, 7591219 sh.7,591,219
SYMCArnold Schneider 2014-03-31 Buy 0.98%$18.2 - $24.15
($21.49)
$ 26.5424%New holding, 450307 sh.450,307
SYMCJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add0.47%$18.2 - $24.15
($21.49)
$ 26.5424%Add 403.19%1,946,383
SYMCPrivate Capital 2014-03-31 Add0.26%$18.2 - $24.15
($21.49)
$ 26.5424%Add 7.92%1,404,965
SYMCMichael Price 2014-03-31 Buy 0.21%$18.2 - $24.15
($21.49)
$ 26.5424%New holding, 85000 sh.85,000
SYMCRay Dalio 2014-03-31 Add0.16%$18.2 - $24.15
($21.49)
$ 26.5424%Add 286.54%1,286,229
SYMCHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-03-31 Add0.06%$18.2 - $24.15
($21.49)
$ 26.5424%Add 58.19%2,037,600
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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.

SYMC 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
SYMC Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-302,369,9740.340.55+50.08%
SYMC David Dreman 2014-09-3036,8300.010.07+39.26%
SYMC Third Avenue Management 2014-09-302,726,0570.391.3+4.7%
SYMC Richard Snow 2014-09-304,122,7890.63.4+1.41%
SYMC Dodge & Cox 2014-09-3083,677,01712.121.9-0.39%
SYMC Private Capital 2014-09-30793,5040.112.2-1.73%
SYMC Arnold Schneider 2014-09-30415,0820.061.2-3.88%
SYMC HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-09-302,115,0870.310.18-10.93%
SYMC Ray Dalio 2014-09-30177,8330.030.03-27.84%
SYMC PRIMECAP Management 2014-09-3012,390,2021.80.31-38.94%
SYMC Charles Brandes 2014-09-30000Sold Out
SYMC Martin Whitman 2014-07-312,322,1550.342.7+49.82%
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SYMC: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
SCHULMAN DANIEL HDirector 2014-12-19Sell2,000$25.743.46view
BROWN MICHAEL A/CAPresident and CEO 2014-12-15Sell12,000$25.295.3view
MAHONEY DAVID LDirector 2014-12-15Sell12,000$25.335.13view
TAYLOR SCOTT CEVP, Gen. Counsel & Secretary 2014-11-11Sell46,000$25.16.1view
LAYBOURNE GERALDINE BDirector 2014-11-10Buy2,000$25.16.1view
Mital AmitEVP/GM, Emerging Endpoints,CTO 2014-10-28Sell0$06.1view
BROWN MICHAEL A/CADirector 2014-05-13Buy1,500$21.2325.44view
BROWN MICHAEL A/CADirector 2014-05-13Buy18,500$21.1326.03view
BENNETT STEPHEN MPresident and CEO 2013-10-28Buy100,000$22.0620.72view
DEL MATTO ANDREW HSVP and CAO 2013-09-10Sell15,447$25.484.51view

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