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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.11
ABM's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
60% of the 996 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. ABM: 0.11 )
ABM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.11

Equity to Asset 0.44
ABM's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
61% of the 964 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. ABM: 0.44 )
ABM' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 0.58
Current: 0.44

0.37
0.58
Interest Coverage 12.02
ABM's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
53% of the 668 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.34 vs. ABM: 12.02 )
ABM' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 6.55   Max: 288.08
Current: 12.02

6.55
288.08
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 4.04
M-Score: -2.53
WACC vs ROIC
9.27%
6.61%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 2.43
ABM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 987 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.75 vs. ABM: 2.43 )
ABM' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 1.94   Max: 5.52
Current: 2.43

1.94
5.52
Net-margin (%) 1.57
ABM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 987 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.42 vs. ABM: 1.57 )
ABM' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 1.25   Max: 4.02
Current: 1.57

1.25
4.02
ROE (%) 8.40
ABM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 943 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.19 vs. ABM: 8.40 )
ABM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 6.99   Max: 22.27
Current: 8.4

6.99
22.27
ROA (%) 3.67
ABM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1000 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.96 vs. ABM: 3.67 )
ABM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 3.35   Max: 12.05
Current: 3.67

3.35
12.05
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 26.43
ABM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 991 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 30.37 vs. ABM: 26.43 )
ABM' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 18.12   Max: 65.51
Current: 26.43

18.12
65.51
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 3.90
ABM's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 824 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. ABM: 3.90 )
ABM' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 2.5   Max: 13.7
Current: 3.9

2.5
13.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 1.50
ABM's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 697 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. ABM: 1.50 )
ABM' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -12.6   Max: 32.8
Current: 1.5

-12.6
32.8
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 1.30
ABM's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. ABM: 1.30 )
ABM' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -17.1   Max: 37.1
Current: 1.3

-17.1
37.1
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

ABM Guru Trades in Q1 2014

John Hussman 12,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 137,997 sh (+94.36%)
Robert Olstein 290,000 sh (+5.42%)
David Dreman 215,274 sh (+3.11%)
Chuck Royce 1,171,200 sh (-2.36%)
Third Avenue Management 745,547 sh (-28.23%)
Paul Tudor Jones 16,083 sh (-55.04%)
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Q2 2014

ABM Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 25,411 sh (+58.00%)
Robert Olstein 353,000 sh (+21.72%)
John Hussman Sold Out
Chuck Royce 1,164,300 sh (-0.59%)
David Dreman 210,732 sh (-2.11%)
Third Avenue Management 650,038 sh (-12.81%)
Jim Simons 118,700 sh (-13.98%)
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Q3 2014

ABM Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Robert Olstein 463,000 sh (+31.16%)
Paul Tudor Jones 31,501 sh (+23.97%)
Jim Simons 139,600 sh (+17.61%)
Chuck Royce 1,242,000 sh (+6.67%)
David Dreman 213,605 sh (+1.36%)
Third Avenue Management 650,038 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2014

ABM Guru Trades in Q4 2014

David Dreman 226,308 sh (+5.95%)
Robert Olstein 474,000 sh (+2.38%)
Chuck Royce 1,233,100 sh (-0.72%)
Jim Simons 133,700 sh (-4.23%)
Paul Tudor Jones 14,785 sh (-53.06%)
Third Avenue Management 216,472 sh (-66.70%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 22.70
ABM's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 36.10 vs. ABM: 22.70 )
ABM' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 9.19   Max: 35.64
Current: 22.7

9.19
35.64
Forward P/E 14.20
ABM's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
84% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ABM: 14.20 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 22.90
ABM's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 33.60 vs. ABM: 22.90 )
ABM' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 10.09   Max: 35.82
Current: 22.9

10.09
35.82
P/B 1.80
ABM's P/B is ranked higher than
75% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.47 vs. ABM: 1.80 )
ABM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.96   Max: 2.56
Current: 1.8

0.96
2.56
P/S 0.36
ABM's P/S is ranked higher than
91% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.77 vs. ABM: 0.36 )
ABM' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 0.56
Current: 0.36

0.17
0.56
PFCF 19.80
ABM's PFCF is ranked higher than
77% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 45.53 vs. ABM: 19.80 )
ABM' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 6.96   Max: 102.95
Current: 19.8

6.96
102.95
POCF 14.52
ABM's POCF is ranked higher than
73% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.01 vs. ABM: 14.52 )
ABM' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 5.27   Max: 79.96
Current: 14.52

5.27
79.96
EV-to-EBIT 17.18
ABM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
73% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.42 vs. ABM: 17.18 )
ABM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 5.7   Max: 22
Current: 17.18

5.7
22
PEG 3.63
ABM's PEG is ranked higher than
86% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ABM: 3.63 )
ABM' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 77.04
Current: 3.63

0.53
77.04
Shiller P/E 25.10
ABM's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
83% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ABM: 25.10 )
ABM' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 9.13   Max: 25.5
Current: 25.1

9.13
25.5
Current Ratio 1.93
ABM's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 981 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. ABM: 1.93 )
ABM' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.64   Max: 2.29
Current: 1.93

1.64
2.29
Quick Ratio 1.93
ABM's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
79% of the 981 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. ABM: 1.93 )
ABM' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.64   Max: 2.2
Current: 1.93

1.64
2.2
Days Sales Outstanding 55.96
ABM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
78% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 75.30 vs. ABM: 55.96 )
ABM' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 46.24   Max: 68.34
Current: 55.96

46.24
68.34

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 1.95
ABM's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
55% of the 648 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. ABM: 1.95 )
ABM' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.53   Max: 4.13
Current: 1.95

1.53
4.13
Dividend Payout 0.45
ABM's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
81% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ABM: 0.45 )
ABM' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.07   Max: 1.59
Current: 0.45

0.07
1.59
Dividend growth (3y) 3.50
ABM's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
65% of the 401 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.90 vs. ABM: 3.50 )
ABM' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 3.5   Max: 17
Current: 3.5

3.5
17
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.39
ABM's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
52% of the 666 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.49 vs. ABM: 2.39 )
ABM' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.83   Max: 4.93
Current: 2.39

1.83
4.93
Share Buyback Rate -1.80
ABM's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
67% of the 684 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.30 vs. ABM: -1.80 )
ABM' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0.4   Max: -6.5
Current: -1.8

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.90
ABM's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.64 vs. ABM: 0.90 )
ABM' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 2.06
Current: 0.9

0.59
2.06
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
ABM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
77% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. ABM: 1.10 )
ABM' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.44   Max: 1.6
Current: 1.1

0.44
1.6
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 3.80
ABM's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
85% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ABM: 3.80 )
ABM' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 4.38
Current: 3.8

0.66
4.38
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.80
ABM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
68% of the 987 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. ABM: 5.80 )
ABM' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 4.5   Max: 17.6
Current: 5.8

4.5
17.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 12.15
ABM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
72% of the 598 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.24 vs. ABM: 12.15 )
ABM' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -6.5   Max: 25.8
Current: 12.15

-6.5
25.8

Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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ABM Industries Inc was founded in 1909. The Company is a provider of integrated facility solutions.The Company provides end-to-end integrated facilities management services to thousands of commercial, governmental, industrial, institutional, residential, and retail client facilities in hundreds of cities, primarily throughout the United States. The Companys capabilities include expansive facility services, energy solutions, commercial cleaning, maintenance and repair, HVAC, electrical, landscaping, parking and security, through stand-alone or integrated solutions. With revenues exceeding $4 billion and approximately 100,000 employees deployed across the United States and international locations, it delivers custom facility solutions to diverse sites across multiple industries - from healthcare, government and education to high-tech, aviation and manufacturing. The Company operates parking lots and garages at various facilities, including office buildings, hotels, medical centers, retail centers, sports and entertainment arenas, educational institutions, municipalities, and airports. Under the managed locations arrangements, the Company manages the underlying parking facility for the owner in exchange for a management fee. Under leased locations arrangements, the Company leases parking facilities from the owner and is responsible for a majority of the operating expenses incurred. Under these arrangements, it retains all revenues from monthly and transient parkers and pays rent to the owner per the terms and conditions of the lease. The lease terms generally range from one to five years and provide for payment of a fixed amount of rent plus a percentage of revenues. The Company provides security services to various businesses. Security services include staffing of security officers; mobile patrol services; investigative services; electronic monitoring of fire, life safety systems, and access control devices; and security consulting services. Clients served include high rise, commercial, industrial, retail, medical, petro-chemical, and residential facilities. Security staffing, or guarding, is the provision of dedicated security officers to a client facility. The Company has a technology platform that is utilized to augment guard force operations.
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