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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 0.02
AHGP's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
51% of the 2427 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 312.44 vs. AHGP: 0.02 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.02

Interest Coverage 16.33
AHGP's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
60% of the 1341 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. AHGP: 16.33 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.97   Max: 18.67
Current: 16.33

2.97
18.67
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 3.17
M-Score: -3.13
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 : 9/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 20.03
AHGP's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 1270 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.31 vs. AHGP: 20.03 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 9.05   Max: 22.24
Current: 20.03

9.05
22.24
Net-margin (%) 10.61
AHGP's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1269 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -3.10 vs. AHGP: 10.61 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 11.62
Current: 10.61

0.06
11.62
ROA (%) 11.00
AHGP's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 2400 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -8.56 vs. AHGP: 11.00 )
AHGP' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.83   Max: 14.2
Current: 11

0.83
14.2
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 26.48
AHGP's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 2322 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -10.92 vs. AHGP: 26.48 )
AHGP' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 23.24   Max: 54.83
Current: 26.48

23.24
54.83
Revenue Growth (%) 11.10
AHGP's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 912 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. AHGP: 11.10 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 2.9   Max: 18.2
Current: 11.1

2.9
18.2
EBITDA Growth (%) 11.30
AHGP's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1417 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -12.60 vs. AHGP: 11.30 )
AHGP' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -4.2   Max: 66.8
Current: 11.3

-4.2
66.8
EPS Growth (%) 10.30
AHGP's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1412 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -12.60 vs. AHGP: 10.30 )
AHGP' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -5.3   Max: 64.4
Current: 10.3

-5.3
64.4
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

AHGP Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Tom Gayner 166,500 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 179,800 sh (-68.92%)
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Q3 2013

AHGP Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Tom Gayner 166,500 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 179,800 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2013

AHGP Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 34,130 sh (New)
Tom Gayner 166,500 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce Sold Out
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Q1 2014

AHGP Guru Trades in Q1 2014

John Keeley 11,590 sh (New)
Tom Gayner Sold Out
Jim Simons 5,992 sh (-82.44%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with AHGP

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Tom Gayner 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.31%$54.76 - $63.02 $ 70.0418%0
John Keeley 2014-03-31 New Buy0.01%$54.76 - $63.02 $ 70.0418%11590
Tom Gayner 2012-12-31 Add 104.29%0.17%$44.2 - $51 $ 70.0448%166500
Tom Gayner 2012-09-30 New Buy0.17%$41.76 - $52.13 $ 70.0450%81500
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 17.30
AHGP's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
95% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AHGP: 17.30 )
AHGP' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 8.01   Max: 22.44
Current: 17.3

8.01
22.44
P/S 1.90
AHGP's P/S is ranked higher than
88% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AHGP: 1.90 )
AHGP' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 2.06
Current: 1.9

0.61
2.06
PFCF 13.40
AHGP's PFCF is ranked higher than
96% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AHGP: 13.40 )
AHGP' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 7.6   Max: 113.73
Current: 13.4

7.6
113.73
EV-to-EBIT 11.58
AHGP's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
94% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AHGP: 11.58 )
AHGP' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 5.7   Max: 12.6
Current: 11.58

5.7
12.6
PEG 1.00
AHGP's PEG is ranked higher than
97% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AHGP: 1.00 )
AHGP' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 2.45
Current: 1

0.47
2.45
Shiller P/E 22.50
AHGP's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
95% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AHGP: 22.50 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 16.04   Max: 28.83
Current: 22.5

16.04
28.83
Current Ratio 1.36
AHGP's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
66% of the 2426 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.59 vs. AHGP: 1.36 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.93   Max: 3.91
Current: 1.36

0.93
3.91
Quick Ratio 1.06
AHGP's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 2422 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.02 vs. AHGP: 1.06 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 3.68
Current: 1.06

0.7
3.68

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 4.70
AHGP's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
87% of the 577 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.08 vs. AHGP: 4.70 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 10.71
Current: 4.7

0.57
10.71
Dividend Payout 0.79
AHGP's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
97% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AHGP: 0.79 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 1.3
Current: 0.79

0.38
1.3
Dividend growth (3y) 17.70
AHGP's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
88% of the 321 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.50 vs. AHGP: 17.70 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 70.8
Current: 17.7

0
70.8
Yield on cost (5-Year) 10.35
AHGP's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
89% of the 577 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.43 vs. AHGP: 10.35 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.26   Max: 23.58
Current: 10.35

1.26
23.58

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.70
AHGP's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
95% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AHGP: 1.70 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.45   Max: 3.46
Current: 1.7

1.45
3.46
Price/Median PS Value 1.30
AHGP's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AHGP: 1.30 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.52   Max: 1.29
Current: 1.3

0.52
1.29
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.00
AHGP's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
99% of the 2632 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. AHGP: 1.00 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 2.33
Current: 1

0.5
2.33
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 8.40
AHGP's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
73% of the 1111 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.30 vs. AHGP: 8.40 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 7.9   Max: 17.4
Current: 8.4

7.9
17.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 20.55
AHGP's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
97% of the 2043 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -13.79 vs. AHGP: 20.55 )
AHGP' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 3.7   Max: 27.9
Current: 20.55

3.7
27.9

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Industrial Metals & Minerals
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Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. is a Delaware limited partnership, which was formed to own and control Alliance Resource Management GP, LLC, the managing general partner of Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. (ARLP). The ARLP Partnership is a diversified producer and marketer of coal to major U.S. utilities and industrial users. ARLP conducts substantially all of its business through its wholly-owned subsidiary, the Intermediate Partnership. The Company has four reportable segments: the Illinois Basin, Central Appalachia, Northern Appalachia and Other and Corporate. The first three segments correspond to the three major coal producing regions in the eastern U.S. Coal quality, coal seam height, mining and transportation methods and regulatory issues are similar for the operating mines within each of these three segments. The Illinois Basin segment is comprised of Webster County Coal's Dotiki mining complex, Gibson County Coal's Gibson North mining complex, Hopkins County Coal's Elk Creek mining complex, White County Coal's Pattiki mining complex, Warrior's mining complex, River View's newly constructed mining complex which recently initiated operations, the Gibson South property and certain properties of Alliance Resource Properties. The ARLP Partnership is in the process of permitting the Gibson South property for future mine development. The Central Appalachian segment is comprised of Pontiki's and MC Mining's mining complexes. The Northern Appalachian segment is comprised of Mettiki (MD)'s mining complex, Mettiki (WV)'s Mountain View mining complex, two small third-party mining operations, a mining complex currently under construction at Tunnel Ridge and the Penn Ridge property. The ARLP Partnership is in the process of permitting the Penn Ridge property for future mine development. Other and Corporate includes ARLP Partnership and AHGP marketing and administrative expenses, Matrix Design, Alliance Design, the Mt. Vernon dock activities, coal brokerage activity, MAC and certain properties of Alliance Resource Properties. The coal industry is intensely competitive. The most important factors on which the ARLP Partnership competes are coal price, coal quality (including sulfur and heat content), transportation costs from the mine to the customer and the reliability of supply. The ARLP Partnership's principal competitors include Alpha Natural Resources, Inc., Arch Coal, Inc., CONSOL Energy, Inc., International Coal Group, Inc., James River Coal Company, Massey Energy Company, Murray Energy, Inc., Patriot Coal Corporation and Peabody Energy Corp. The coal mining industry is subject to regulation by federal, state and local authorities on matters such as: employee health and safety; mine permits and other licensing requirements; air quality standards; water quality standards; storage and handling of explosives; wetlands protection; surface subsidence from underground mining; and the effects, if any, that mining has on groundwater quality an
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