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Market Cap $M9,986Revenue $M2,032Net Margin (%)23.0Altman Z-Score6.2
Enterprise Value $M9,337EPS $5.5Operating Margin %27.6Piotroski F-Score7
P/E(ttm)21.9Beneish M-Score-2.6Pre-tax Margin (%)26.2Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book5.210-y EBITDA Growth Rate %10.7Quick Ratio5.0Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales5.05-y EBITDA Growth Rate %8.7Current Ratio5.5Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Free Cash Flow22.7y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %15.3ROA % (ttm)12.1Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %--PEG2.6ROE % (ttm)24.9Less Shares Outstanding y-yY
Payout Ratio %--Shares Outstanding M82.3ROIC % (ttm)37.9Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with WAT

Number of guru portfolios checked: 68.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
WATJoel Greenblatt 2015-06-30 Add0.05%$122 - $136.5
($129.68)
$ 124.54-4%Add 91.84%89,108
WATRuane Cunniff 2015-06-30 Add$122 - $136.5
($129.68)
$ 124.54-4%Add 0.06%2,050,465
WATJoel Greenblatt 2015-03-31 Reduce-0.01%$112.53 - $124.94
($119.29)
$ 124.544%Reduce 17.63%46,450
WATRuane Cunniff 2015-03-31 Add$112.53 - $124.94
($119.29)
$ 124.544%Add 0.01%2,049,264
WATJoel Greenblatt 2014-12-31 Reduce-0.08%$95.08 - $116.98
($109.85)
$ 124.5413%Reduce 58.98%56,395
WATJoel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Buy 0.14%$99.25 - $107.16
($103.14)
$ 124.5421%New holding137,466
WATJoel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Sold Out -0.03%$98.04 - $114.94
($108.13)
$ 124.5415%Sold Out0
WATJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add0.02%$95.25 - $106.48
($100.74)
$ 124.5424%Add 222.52%13,049
WATJoel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Reduce-0.01%$98.16 - $107.73
($102.49)
$ 124.5422%Reduce 35.98%4,046
WATJoel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Add0.01%$86.22 - $94.96
($92.14)
$ 124.5435%Add 46.55%6,740
WATJoel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Reduce-0.01%$78.89 - $89.33
($83.89)
$ 124.5448%Reduce 33.14%4,599
WATJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Buy 0.04%$74.66 - $85.24
($79.2)
$ 124.5457%New holding6,879
WATRuane Cunniff 2012-06-30 Add0.37%$76.65 - $94.19
($83.5)
$ 124.5449%Add 35.43%2,119,159
WATJoel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Sold Out -0.03%$73.71 - $94.03
($81.29)
$ 124.5453%Sold Out0
WATRuane Cunniff 2011-12-31 Add0.42%$71.61 - $83.14
($76.6)
$ 124.5463%Add 72.52%1,563,999
WATJoel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Buy 0.03%$71.61 - $83.14
($76.6)
$ 124.5463%New holding2,973
WATRuane Cunniff 2011-09-30 Add0.7%$72.38 - $99.16
($83.45)
$ 124.5449%Add 29918.20%906,550
WATMario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Sold Out $74.68 - $87.12
($80.45)
$ 124.5455%Sold Out0
WATMario Gabelli 2010-12-31 Buy $69.87 - $80.47
($76.23)
$ 124.5463%New holding9,500
WATRuane Cunniff 2010-09-30 Buy $60.52 - $71.49
($65.22)
$ 124.5491%New holding3,020
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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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WAT: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
MILLER WILLIAM JDirector 2015-08-06Sell4,000$131.65-5.4view
Rae Elizabeth BCorporate VP of HR 2015-08-05Sell22,000$135.55-8.12view
BERENDT MICHAEL JDirector 2015-06-18Sell1,500$136.44-8.72view
BEAUDOUIN MARK TVP and General Counsel 2015-05-19Sell26,500$133-6.36view
GLIMCHER LAURIE H M.D.Director 2015-05-01Sell4,000$126.4-1.47view
SALICE THOMAS PDirector 2015-05-01Sell4,000$126.76-1.75view
Cassis Eugene GCFO 2015-02-05Sell6,000$120.163.65view
BEAUDOUIN MARK TVP and General Counsel 2015-02-05Sell21,500$120.753.14view
Rae Elizabeth BCorporate VP of HR 2015-01-30Sell24,000$119.394.31view
Rae Elizabeth BCorporate VP of HR 2014-12-09Sell6,000$115.587.75view

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