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New Key Statistics Module, Z-Score and F-Score
Market Cap $M3,051Revenue $M1,368Net Margin (%)8.2Z-Score4.4
Enterprise Value $M3,187EPS $1.6Operating Margin %11.9F-Score7
P/E(ttm))27.6Cash Flow Per Share $4.7Pre-tax Margin (%)10.8Higher ROA y-yY
Price/Book3.310-y EBITDA Growth Rate %7.4Quick Ratio1.8Cash flow > EarningsY
Price/Sales2.35-y EBITDA Growth Rate %11.3Current Ratio2.8Lower Leverage y-yY
Price/Cash Flow11.7y-y EBITDA Growth Rate %24.6ROA % (ttm)6.7Higher Current Ratio y-yY
Dividend Yield %0.9Insider Buy (3m)0ROE % (ttm)12.4Less Shares Outstanding y-yN
Payout Ratio %24.0Shares Outstanding M69.8ROI % (ttm)7.6Gross Margin Increase y-yY

Gurus Latest Trades with WST

Number of guru portfolios checked: 54.
TickerGuruDate Action
Impactdown Price Range
(Average)*
Current Price Change from Average Comment Current Shares
WSTRon Baron 2013-12-31 Add0.06%$39.88 - $50.08
($46.85)
$ 43.03-8%Add 21.09%1,823,538
WSTJoel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Buy 0.01%$39.88 - $50.08
($46.85)
$ 43.03-8%New holding, 5991 sh.5,991
WSTRon Baron 2013-09-30 Add0.16%$35.59 - $41.045
($38.14)
$ 43.0313%Add 132.5%1,505,930
WSTRon Baron 2013-06-30 Buy 0.12%$30.95 - $35.14
($32.91)
$ 43.0331%New holding, 323854 sh.323,854
WSTJoel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Sold Out -0.14%$25.53 - $27.87
($26.88)
$ 43.0360%Sold Out0
WSTJoel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Add0.05%$23.57 - $26.73
($24.85)
$ 43.0373%Add 54.51%38,873
WSTJoel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Buy 0.09%$19.75 - $25.12
($22.68)
$ 43.0390%New holding, 25159 sh.25,159
WSTJoel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Sold Out -0.07%$18.9 - $21.4
($19.2)
$ 43.03124%Sold Out0
WSTRuane Cunniff 2011-12-31 Add0.12%$17.8 - $20.57
($18.9)
$ 43.03128%Add 134.01%637,162
WSTJoel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Buy 0.07%$17.8 - $20.57
($18.9)
$ 43.03128%New holding, 14667 sh.14,667
WSTRuane Cunniff 2011-09-30 Add0.08%$18.46 - $23.23
($20.75)
$ 43.03107%Add 286.3%272,285
WSTJoel Greenblatt 2011-06-30 Sold Out -0.18%$21.19 - $23.72
($22.5)
$ 43.0391%Sold Out0
WSTJoel Greenblatt 2011-03-31 Add0.11%$19.41 - $22.26
($20.6)
$ 43.03109%Add 145.88%13,152
WSTJoel Greenblatt 2010-12-31 Buy 0.07%$16.74 - $21.11
($19.07)
$ 43.03126%New holding, 5349 sh.5,349
WSTRuane Cunniff 2010-12-31 Add0.01%$16.74 - $21.11
($19.07)
$ 43.03126%Add 43.75%68,995
WSTRuane Cunniff 2010-09-30 Buy 0.02%$16.52 - $18.49
($17.39)
$ 43.03147%New holding, 47995 sh.47,995
WSTGeorge Soros 2007-12-31 Sold Out -0.01%$18.49 - $20.82
($19.55)
$ 43.03120%Sold Out0
WSTGeorge Soros 2007-09-30 Buy 0.01%$19.17 - $25.76
($21.7)
$ 43.0398%New holding, 4965 sh.4,965
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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.

WST 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
WST Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-315,9910.010.01New Buy
WST Ron Baron 2013-12-311,823,5382.610.37+21.09%
WST Ruane Cunniff 2013-12-311,068,1291.530.29-1.17%
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WST: Insider Buys/Sells

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InsiderPosition Date Trades Shares Trade Price ($) Change (%) Details
Lennartz HeinoPresident Europe 2014-02-28Sell16,044$45.84-5.39view
ZENNER PATRICK JDirector 2014-02-26Sell12,800$46.12-5.96view
Paproski John EPresident-Delivery Systems 2014-02-24Sell8,500$47.48-8.66view
Bedwell WarwickPresident, Pharma Pkgs Systems 2014-02-24Sell24,606$47.49-8.68view
MOREL DONALD E JRChair of the Board & CEO 2013-11-26Sell35,000$48.6-10.76view
FEDERICI WILLIAM JSr. VP & CFO 2013-11-22Sell36,000$48.34-10.28view
Flynn KarenPresident, America's Region 2013-11-19Sell5,500$47.75-9.17view
ANDERSON MICHAEL AVice President & Treasurer 2013-11-08Sell9,200$46.8-7.33view
Lennartz HeinoPresident Europe 2013-11-07Sell5,102$46.7-7.13view
Lennartz HeinoPresident Europe 2013-11-07Sell5,500$46.7-7.13view

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