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Market Cap $M5,134Revenue $M2,371Net Margin (%)12.0Z-Score1.0
Enterprise Value $M8,803EPS $2.3Operating Margin %24.3F-Score6
P/E(ttm))16.7Cash Flow Per Share $4.6Pre-tax Margin (%)18.2Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book1.610-y EBITDA Growth Rate %0Quick Ratio0.5Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales2.05-y EBITDA Growth Rate %1.7Current Ratio0.8Lower Leverage y-yN
Price/Cash Flow6.2y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %4.6ROA % (ttm)3.2Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %3.6Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)9.9Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %58.0Shares Outstanding M132ROI % (ttm)2.8Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with WR

Number of guru portfolios checked: 86. (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
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-12-31 Reduce-0.01%$33.95 - $42.93
($38.18)
$ 38.852%Reduce -58.55%81,200
WRGeorge Soros 2013-12-31 Sold Out -0.02%$29.97 - $32.26
($31.56)
$ 38.8523%Sold Out0
WRGeorge Soros 2013-09-30 Buy 0.02%$29.96 - $34.12
($31.99)
$ 38.8521%New holding, 64100 sh.64,100
WRJohn Keeley 2012-09-30 Sold Out -0.22%$29.12 - $30.9
($29.99)
$ 38.8530%Sold Out0
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2012-09-30 Reduce-0.03%$29.12 - $30.9
($29.99)
$ 38.8530%Reduce -47.04%190,700
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2011-12-31 Reduce-0.03%$25.62 - $28.96
($27.16)
$ 38.8543%Reduce -27.79%389,300
WRJohn Keeley 2011-09-30 Reduce-0.32%$22.76 - $27.21
($26)
$ 38.8549%Reduce -69.25%324,940
WRJohn Keeley 2011-06-30 Reduce-0.37%$25.74 - $27.9
($26.72)
$ 38.8545%Reduce -46.71%1,056,624
WRGeorge Soros 2011-03-31 Sold Out $25.16 - $26.58
($25.83)
$ 38.8550%Sold Out0
WRMario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Reduce-0.41%$25.16 - $26.58
($25.83)
$ 38.8550%Reduce -54.37%1,789,740
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2011-03-31 Reduce-0.03%$25.16 - $26.58
($25.83)
$ 38.8550%Reduce -23.45%633,600
WRGeorge Soros 2010-12-31 Buy $24.42 - $25.55
($25.07)
$ 38.8555%New holding, 10100 sh.10,100
WRMario Gabelli 2010-09-30 Add0.2%$21.49 - $24.49
($23.73)
$ 38.8564%Add 79.87%4,353,513
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2010-09-30 Reduce-0.09%$21.49 - $24.49
($23.73)
$ 38.8564%Reduce -40.09%827,700
WRGeorge Soros 2010-06-30 Sold Out $21.16 - $23.92
($22.57)
$ 38.8572%Sold Out0
WRMario Gabelli 2010-06-30 Reduce-0.16%$21.16 - $23.92
($22.57)
$ 38.8572%Reduce -49.28%2,420,373
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2010-06-30 Reduce-0.07%$21.16 - $23.92
($22.57)
$ 38.8572%Reduce -30.33%1,381,600
WRGeorge Soros 2010-03-31 Reduce$20.8 - $22.53
($21.83)
$ 38.8578%Reduce -70.61%10,200
WRGeorge Soros 2009-12-31 Add0.01%$19.05 - $22.18
($20.54)
$ 38.8589%Add 230.48%34,700
WRGeorge Soros 2009-09-30 Buy $18.12 - $21.09
($19.86)
$ 38.8596%New holding, 10500 sh.10,500
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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.

WR 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
WR Mario Gabelli 2014-12-311,242,6060.940.27-2.18%
WR HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-12-3181,2000.060.01-58.55%
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WR: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
RUELLE MARK APresident & CEO 2014-11-14Sell5,265$38.750.26view
SOMMA ANTHONY DSVP, CFO and Treasurer 2014-08-29Sell2,000$36.735.77view
SOMMA ANTHONY DSVP, CFO and Treasurer 2014-03-28Sell1,500$34.6712.06view
IRICK LARRY DVP, Gen Counsel and Corp Sec 2014-03-17Sell4,000$34.8811.38view
SOMMA ANTHONY DSVP, CFO and Treasurer 2014-03-07Sell6,500$33.8314.84view
GREENWOOD GREG ASVP, Strategy 2014-03-04Sell2,653$34.512.61view
STERBENZ DOUGLAS REVP & COO 2014-03-03Sell8,885$34.1113.9view
RUELLE MARK APresident & CEO 2014-03-03Sell17,777$34.0514.1view
STERBENZ DOUGLAS REVP & COO 2013-12-04Sell14,300$31.6222.87view
GREENWOOD GREG ASVP, Strategy 2013-11-14Sell1,600$32.1520.84view

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