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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M9,485Revenue $M3,050Net Margin (%)13.0Z-Score5.5
Enterprise Value $M9,039EPS $3.8Operating Margin %18.2F-Score6
P/E(ttm))24.7Cash Flow Per Share $4.4Pre-tax Margin (%)18.3Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book5.810-y EBITDA Growth Rate %12.6Quick Ratio1.5Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales3.25-y EBITDA Growth Rate %8.2Current Ratio2.0Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow16.0y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-2.6ROA % (ttm)11.7Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %0Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)24.0Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %0Shares Outstanding M100ROI % (ttm)25.1Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with VAR

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
VARJohn Hussman 2014-12-31 Add0.92%$78.17 - $89.09
($84.93)
$ 94.7810%Add 525.00%125,000
VARJoel Greenblatt 2014-12-31 Buy 0.17%$78.17 - $89.09
($85.04)
$ 94.7810%New holding236,388
VARRay Dalio 2014-12-31 Buy 0.01%$78.17 - $89.09
($84.93)
$ 94.7810%New holding19,996
VARJohn Hussman 2014-09-30 Buy 0.14%$80.89 - $87.52
($84.12)
$ 94.7811%New holding20,000
VARJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Sold Out -0.09%$80.89 - $87.52
($84.12)
$ 94.7811%Sold Out0
VARJohn Hussman 2014-06-30 Sold Out -0.94%$78.66 - $84.85
($81.92)
$ 94.7814%Sold Out0
VARJoel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Add0.05%$78.66 - $84.85
($81.92)
$ 94.7814%Add 130.23%88,471
VARRay Dalio 2014-06-30 Sold Out -0.02%$78.66 - $84.85
($81.92)
$ 94.7814%Sold Out0
VARRobert Karr 2014-03-31 Sold Out -1.6%$77.34 - $84.96
($81.95)
$ 94.7814%Sold Out0
VARJohn Hussman 2014-03-31 Buy 0.94%$77.34 - $84.96
($81.89)
$ 94.7814%New holding150,000
VARRay Dalio 2014-03-31 Reduce-0.01%$77.34 - $84.96
($81.95)
$ 94.7814%Reduce -25.25%29,598
VARJohn Hussman 2013-12-31 Sold Out -0.41%$72.5 - $79.84
($75.95)
$ 94.7820%Sold Out0
VARRobert Karr 2013-09-30 Buy 1.7%$66.3 - $76.27
($72.25)
$ 94.7824%New holding305,000
VARJohn Hussman 2013-09-30 Buy 0.41%$66.3 - $76.27
($72.25)
$ 94.7824%New holding100,000
VARAndreas Halvorsen 2013-09-30 Sold Out -0.12%$66.3 - $76.27
($72.25)
$ 94.7824%Sold Out0
VARCharles Brandes 2013-09-30 Buy 0.12%$66.3 - $76.27
($72.25)
$ 94.7824%New holding122,218
VARRay Dalio 2013-09-30 Reduce-0.01%$66.3 - $76.27
($72.25)
$ 94.7824%Reduce -39.25%36,912
VARAndreas Halvorsen 2013-06-30 Buy 0.12%$64.02 - $72.78
($68.3)
$ 94.7828%New holding317,605
VARRay Dalio 2013-06-30 Add0.01%$64.02 - $72.78
($68.3)
$ 94.7828%Add 38.63%60,756
VARJohn Hussman 2013-03-31 Sold Out -0.25%$68.66 - $75.25
($72.28)
$ 94.7824%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.

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VAR: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
WILSON DOW RPresident and CEO 2015-03-20Sell18,759$94.44-1.66view
KENNEDY KOLLEEN TEVP and Pres. Oncology Sys. 2015-03-16Sell1,972$95-2.24view
KUO JOHN WSVP, Gen Counsel and Secretary 2015-03-09Sell582$93.66-0.84view
GUERTIN TIMOTHY EDirector 2015-03-06Sell4,000$93.5-0.67view
GUERTIN TIMOTHY EDirector 2015-03-02Sell50,000$93.48-0.65view
FINNEY ELISHA WExec VP and CFO 2015-03-02Sell5,000$93.44-0.61view
FINNEY ELISHA WExec VP and CFO 2015-02-23Sell1,326$92.97-0.11view
LARET MARK RDirector 2015-02-10Sell10,000$92.320.6view
KUO JOHN WSVP, Gen Counsel and Secretary 2015-02-09Sell582$92.80.08view
THYAGARAJAN VENKATRAMANDirector 2015-02-03Sell10,000$92.710.17view

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    Quarterly/Annual Reports about VAR:

    News about VAR:

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    Reversing a Declining Pattern in Earnings Per Share Feb 24 2015 
    Edwards Lifesciences a Gold Standard in the Market Dec 16 2014 
    No More a Simple Distributor Sep 07 2014 
    Bearish Investor John Hussman's 5 Top New Stock Buys May 02 2014 
    David Rolfe Comments on Varian Medical Systems Apr 18 2014 
    David Rolfe's Wedgewood Partners Q1 2014 Investor Letter Apr 18 2014 
    David Rolfe's Wedgewood Partners Fourth Quarter 2013 Client Letter Jan 22 2014 
    comment on VAR Mar 03 2013 
    Wedgewood Partners' David Rolfe Comments on Varian Medical Systems Nov 12 2012 
    Weekly CFO Sells Highlight: CMCSA, MM, PIR, VAR, SPRT Nov 04 2012 

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