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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M4,768Revenue $M2,602Net Margin (%)11.5Altman Z-Score0.9
Enterprise Value $M8,453EPS $2.4Operating Margin %23.8Piotroski F-Score5
P/E(ttm)16.3Beneish M-Score-2.6Pre-tax Margin (%)17.5Higher ROA y-yN
Price/Book1.510-y EBITDA Growth Rate %--Quick Ratio0.4Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales1.85-y EBITDA Growth Rate %4.2Current Ratio0.7Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Free Cash Flow--y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %-2.3ROA % (ttm)2.9Higher Current Ratio y-yN
Dividend Yield %3.9PEG3.9ROE % (ttm)9.2Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %63.0Shares Outstanding M132ROIC % (ttm)6.0Gross Margin Increase y-yN

Gurus Latest Trades with WR

Number of guru portfolios checked: 68.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
WRMario Gabelli 2015-03-31 Reduce$36.9 - $43.96
($40.2)
$ 36.06-10%Reduce 1.79%1,220,402
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-12-31 Reduce-0.01%$33.95 - $42.93
($38.18)
$ 36.06-6%Reduce 58.55%81,200
WRGeorge Soros 2013-12-31 Sold Out -0.02%$29.97 - $32.26
($31.56)
$ 36.0614%Sold Out0
WRGeorge Soros 2013-09-30 Buy 0.02%$29.96 - $34.12
($31.99)
$ 36.0613%New holding64,100
WRJohn Keeley 2012-09-30 Sold Out -0.22%$29.12 - $30.9
($29.99)
$ 36.0620%Sold Out0
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2012-09-30 Reduce-0.03%$29.12 - $30.9
($29.99)
$ 36.0620%Reduce 47.04%190,700
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2011-12-31 Reduce-0.03%$25.62 - $28.96
($27.16)
$ 36.0633%Reduce 27.79%389,300
WRJohn Keeley 2011-09-30 Reduce-0.32%$22.76 - $27.21
($26)
$ 36.0639%Reduce 69.25%324,940
WRJohn Keeley 2011-06-30 Reduce-0.37%$25.74 - $27.9
($26.72)
$ 36.0635%Reduce 46.71%1,056,624
WRMario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Reduce-0.41%$25.16 - $26.58
($25.83)
$ 36.0640%Reduce 54.37%1,789,740
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2011-03-31 Reduce-0.03%$25.16 - $26.58
($25.83)
$ 36.0640%Reduce 23.45%633,600
WRGeorge Soros 2011-03-31 Sold Out $25.16 - $26.58
($25.83)
$ 36.0640%Sold Out0
WRGeorge Soros 2010-12-31 Buy $24.42 - $25.55
($25.07)
$ 36.0644%New holding10,100
WRMario Gabelli 2010-09-30 Add0.2%$21.49 - $24.49
($23.73)
$ 36.0652%Add 79.87%4,353,513
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2010-09-30 Reduce-0.09%$21.49 - $24.49
($23.73)
$ 36.0652%Reduce 40.09%827,700
WRMario Gabelli 2010-06-30 Reduce-0.16%$21.16 - $23.92
($22.57)
$ 36.0660%Reduce 49.28%2,420,373
WRHOTCHKIS & WILEY 2010-06-30 Reduce-0.07%$21.16 - $23.92
($22.57)
$ 36.0660%Reduce 30.33%1,381,600
WRGeorge Soros 2010-06-30 Sold Out $21.16 - $23.92
($22.57)
$ 36.0660%Sold Out0
WRGeorge Soros 2010-03-31 Reduce$20.8 - $22.53
($21.83)
$ 36.0665%Reduce 70.61%10,200
WRGeorge Soros 2009-12-31 Add0.01%$19.05 - $22.18
($20.54)
$ 36.0676%Add 230.48%34,700
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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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WR: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
IRICK LARRY DVP, Gen Counsel and Corp Sec 2015-05-12Sell2,500$35.90.45view
IRICK LARRY DSee Remarks 2015-03-30Sell5,000$38.61-6.6view
GREENWOOD GREG ASVP, Strategy 2015-03-18Sell2,500$38.5-6.34view
SOMMA ANTHONY DSVP, CFO and Treasurer 2015-03-10Sell4,000$37.1-2.8view
RUELLE MARK APresident & CEO 2015-03-05Sell11,000$37.81-4.63view
AKIN BRUCE ASVP, Power Delivery 2015-03-04Sell2,500$38.16-5.5view
SOMMA ANTHONY DSVP, CFO and Treasurer 2015-03-02Sell5,000$38.22-5.65view
RUELLE MARK APresident & CEO 2014-11-14Sell5,265$38.75-6.94view
SOMMA ANTHONY DSVP, CFO and Treasurer 2014-08-29Sell2,000$36.73-1.82view
SOMMA ANTHONY DSVP, CFO and Treasurer 2014-03-28Sell1,500$34.674.01view

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