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Market Cap $M8,965Revenue $M1,904Net Margin (%)23.6Z-Score6.0
Enterprise Value $M8,444EPS $5.2Operating Margin %27.2F-Score5
P/E(ttm))22.8Cash Flow Per Share $5.7Pre-tax Margin (%)25.7Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book4.810-y EBITDA Growth Rate %11.4Quick Ratio4.0Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales4.75-y EBITDA Growth Rate %10.1Current Ratio4.5Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow15.0y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %1.4ROA % (ttm)12.6Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %0Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)25.5Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %0Shares Outstanding M84.8ROI % (ttm)17.7Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with WAT

Number of guru portfolios checked: 56.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
WATPRIMECAP Management 2014-03-31 Add0.04%$98.04 - $114.94
($108.13)
$ 105.73-2%Add 51.04%1,040,561
WATJohn Hussman 2014-03-31 Reduce-0.14%$98.04 - $114.94
($108.01)
$ 105.73-2%Reduce -14.81%115,000
WATJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Sold Out -0.03%$98.04 - $114.94
($108.13)
$ 105.73-2%Sold Out0
WATJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add0.02%$95.25 - $106.48
($100.74)
$ 105.735%Add 222.52%13,049
WATJohn Hussman 2013-09-30 Buy 0.81%$98.16 - $107.73
($102.49)
$ 105.733%New holding, 138000 sh.138,000
WATJoel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Reduce-0.01%$98.16 - $107.73
($102.49)
$ 105.733%Reduce -35.98%4,046
WATJoel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Add0.01%$86.22 - $94.96
($92.14)
$ 105.7315%Add 46.55%6,740
WATJoel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Reduce-0.01%$78.89 - $89.33
($83.89)
$ 105.7326%Reduce -33.14%4,599
WATJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Buy 0.04%$74.66 - $85.24
($79.2)
$ 105.7334%New holding, 6879 sh.6,879
WATJohn Hussman 2012-09-30 Sold Out -1.1%$74.66 - $85.24
($79.2)
$ 105.7334%Sold Out0
WATRuane Cunniff 2012-06-30 Add0.37%$76.65 - $94.19
($83.5)
$ 105.7327%Add 35.43%2,119,159
WATPRIMECAP Management 2012-03-31 Reduce-0.11%$73.71 - $94.03
($81.29)
$ 105.7330%Reduce -47.3%1,060,740
WATRay Dalio 2012-03-31 Sold Out -0.03%$73.71 - $94.03
($81.29)
$ 105.7330%Sold Out0
WATJoel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Sold Out -0.03%$73.71 - $94.03
($81.29)
$ 105.7330%Sold Out0
WATRuane Cunniff 2011-12-31 Add0.42%$71.61 - $83.14
($76.6)
$ 105.7338%Add 72.52%1,563,999
WATJoel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Buy 0.03%$71.61 - $83.14
($76.6)
$ 105.7338%New holding, 2973 sh.2,973
WATRay Dalio 2011-12-31 Buy 0.03%$71.61 - $83.14
($76.6)
$ 105.7338%New holding, 22873 sh.22,873
WATRuane Cunniff 2011-09-30 Add0.7%$72.38 - $99.16
($83.45)
$ 105.7327%Add 29918.2%906,550
WATJohn Hussman 2011-09-30 Add0.11%$72.38 - $99.16
($83.45)
$ 105.7327%Add 9.89%1,000,000
WATJohn Hussman 2011-06-30 Reduce-0.48%$85.96 - $99.56
($93.81)
$ 105.7313%Reduce -26.61%910,000
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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.

WAT 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
WAT PRIMECAP Management 2014-03-311,040,5611.230.13+51.04%
WAT Ruane Cunniff 2014-03-312,074,1562.451.2-0.5%
WAT John Hussman 2014-03-31115,0000.140.93-14.81%
WAT Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31000Sold Out
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WAT: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
BERENDT MICHAEL JDirector 2014-02-20Sell7,000$113.78-7.9view
Rae Elizabeth BCorporate VP of HR 2014-02-19Sell15,000$112.07-6.5view
BEAUDOUIN MARK TVP and General Counsel 2014-02-14Sell66,000$112.58-6.92view
GLIMCHER LAURIE H M.D.Director 2014-02-13Sell2,900$112-6.44view
MILLER WILLIAM JDirector 2014-02-12Sell4,000$110.1-4.82view
Rae Elizabeth BCorporate VP of HR 2014-02-07Sell12,000$108.04-3.01view
CAPUTO ARTHUR GEVP and President, Waters Div 2014-01-30Sell125,000$110.01-4.75view
GLIMCHER LAURIE H M.D.Director 2013-11-08Sell2,400$1004.79view
BEAUDOUIN MARK TVP and General Counsel 2013-10-28Sell32,697$102.012.73view
BEAUDOUIN MARK TVP and General Counsel 2013-10-25Sell97,303$1022.74view

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