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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M14,322Revenue $M6,906Net Margin (%)11.1Z-Score1.8
Enterprise Value $M12,526EPS $1.1Operating Margin %16.3F-Score4
P/E(ttm))16.5Cash Flow Per Share $2.4Pre-tax Margin (%)14.8Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book2.610-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0Quick Ratio1.1Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales2.25-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0Current Ratio1.2Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Cash Flow7.9y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-20.8ROA % (ttm)5.3Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %2.9Insider Buy (3m)1ROE % (ttm)14.1Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %36.0Shares Outstanding M699ROI % (ttm)8.5Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with SYMC

Number of guru portfolios checked: 54.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
SYMCDodge & Cox 2013-12-31 Add0.42%$21.49 - $25.41
($23.36)
$ 20.71-11%Add 26.54%80,562,067
SYMCJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add0.2%$21.49 - $25.41
($23.36)
$ 20.71-11%Add 1334.11%386,808
SYMCJulian Robertson 2013-12-31 Buy 0.15%$21.49 - $25.41
($23.36)
$ 20.71-11%New holding, 20200 sh.20,200
SYMCRay Dalio 2013-12-31 Add0.05%$21.49 - $25.41
($23.36)
$ 20.71-11%Add 617.66%332,751
SYMCDavid Dreman 2013-12-31 Add0.02%$21.49 - $25.41
($23.36)
$ 20.71-11%Add 52.74%26,096
SYMCJohn Hussman 2013-12-31 Reduce-0.98%$21.49 - $25.41
($23.36)
$ 20.71-11%Reduce -70%300,000
SYMCPRIMECAP Management 2013-12-31 Reduce-0.18%$21.49 - $25.41
($23.36)
$ 20.71-11%Reduce -20.65%21,443,308
SYMCJohn Hussman 2013-09-30 Add0.35%$22.36 - $26.96
($25.14)
$ 20.71-18%Add 33.33%1,000,000
SYMCDavid Dreman 2013-09-30 Reduce-0.1%$22.36 - $26.96
($25.14)
$ 20.71-18%Reduce -88.82%17,085
SYMCJoel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Reduce-0.04%$22.36 - $26.96
($25.14)
$ 20.71-18%Reduce -58.66%26,972
SYMCRay Dalio 2013-09-30 Reduce-0.01%$22.36 - $26.96
($25.14)
$ 20.71-18%Reduce -42.23%46,366
SYMCJohn Hussman 2013-06-30 Buy 0.77%$21.62 - $25.1
($23.53)
$ 20.71-12%New holding, 750000 sh.750,000
SYMCJoel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Buy 0.06%$21.62 - $25.1
($23.53)
$ 20.71-12%New holding, 65247 sh.65,247
SYMCRay Dalio 2013-06-30 Buy 0.02%$21.62 - $25.1
($23.53)
$ 20.71-12%New holding, 80266 sh.80,266
SYMCDodge & Cox 2013-03-31 Add0.15%$18.82 - $24.73
($22.45)
$ 20.71-8%Add 8.64%63,464,717
SYMCDaniel Loeb 2013-03-31 Sold Out -2.3%$18.82 - $24.73
($22.45)
$ 20.71-8%Sold Out0
SYMCDavid Dreman 2013-03-31 Reduce-0.03%$18.82 - $24.73
($22.45)
$ 20.71-8%Reduce -30.8%143,971
SYMCRay Dalio 2013-03-31 Sold Out -0.03%$18.82 - $24.73
($22.45)
$ 20.71-8%Sold Out0
SYMCDaniel Loeb 2012-12-31 Add0.24%$17.33 - $19.09
($18.24)
$ 20.7114%Add 11.67%6,700,000
SYMCRay Dalio 2012-12-31 Buy 0.03%$17.33 - $19.09
($18.24)
$ 20.7114%New holding, 175011 sh.175,011
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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 Martin Whitman 2014-01-311,550,0000.221.6
SYMC Julian Robertson 2013-12-3120,20000.15New Buy
SYMC Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31386,8080.060.22+1334.11%
SYMC Ray Dalio 2013-12-31332,7510.050.06+617.66%
SYMC David Dreman 2013-12-3126,09600.05+52.74%
SYMC Dodge & Cox 2013-12-3180,562,06711.522+26.54%
SYMC Charles Brandes 2013-12-31507,7210.070.15+15.29%
SYMC PRIMECAP Management 2013-12-3121,443,3083.070.61-20.65%
SYMC John Hussman 2013-12-31300,0000.040.5-70%
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SYMC: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
BENNETT STEPHEN MPresident and CEO 2013-10-28Buy100,000$22.06-6.12view
DEL MATTO ANDREW HSVP and CAO 2013-09-10Sell15,447$25.48-18.72view
TAYLOR SCOTT CEVP, Gen. Counsel & Secretary 2013-08-12Sell51,000$26.8-22.72view
UNRUH V PAULDirector 2013-07-05Sell56,968$23-9.96view
DEL MATTO ANDREW HSVP and CAO 2013-06-14Sell10,330$22.52-8.04view
DEL MATTO ANDREW HSVP and CAO 2013-05-31Sell24,446$22.6-8.36view
UNRUH V PAULDirector 2013-05-10Sell15,000$24.42-15.19view
UNRUH V PAULDirector 2013-04-15Sell123,662$23.98-13.64view
BROWN MICHAEL A/CADirector 2013-03-06Sell11,242$24.5-15.47view
TAYLOR SCOTT CEVP, Gen. Counsel & Secretary 2013-03-04Sell13,703$23.98-13.64view

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    Quarterly/Annual Reports about SYMC:

    News about SYMC:

    Articles On GuruFocus.com
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    Value-Oriented Funds from Dodge & Cox – Is Symantec a Right Pick? Dec 16 2013 
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    Fundamentals-Driven Value Team at RS Investments Comments on Quarter 2 Oct 01 2013 
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