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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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.12
ARW's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
69% of the 2639 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. ARW: 0.12 )
ARW' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 0.81
Current: 0.12

0.02
0.81
Equity to Asset 0.38
ARW's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
59% of the 2611 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. ARW: 0.38 )
ARW' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 0.5
Current: 0.38

0.24
0.5
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 3.54
M-Score: -2.36
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 (%) 3.65
ARW's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 2640 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.83 vs. ARW: 3.65 )
ARW' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -2.94   Max: 7.15
Current: 3.65

-2.94
7.15
Net-margin (%) 2.29
ARW's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 2640 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.99 vs. ARW: 2.29 )
ARW' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -8.26   Max: 3.42
Current: 2.29

-8.26
3.42
ROE (%) 12.31
ARW's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 2604 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 5.75 vs. ARW: 12.31 )
ARW' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -40.68   Max: 20.66
Current: 12.31

-40.68
20.66
ROA (%) 4.59
ARW's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 2650 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.09 vs. ARW: 4.59 )
ARW' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -12.18   Max: 8.54
Current: 4.59

-12.18
8.54
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 22.76
ARW's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 2646 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9.61 vs. ARW: 22.76 )
ARW' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -20.1   Max: 62.3
Current: 22.76

-20.1
62.3
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 9.50
ARW's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1950 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. ARW: 9.50 )
ARW' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -11   Max: 19
Current: 9.5

-11
19
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 4.70
ARW's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 1600 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. ARW: 4.70 )
ARW' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -33.5   Max: 43.2
Current: 4.7

-33.5
43.2
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -1.30
ARW's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1455 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. ARW: -1.30 )
ARW' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -58.7   Max: 157.1
Current: -1.3

-58.7
157.1
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

ARW Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 16,600 sh (+84.44%)
Jeremy Grantham 52,902 sh (+6.55%)
FPA Capital Fund 1,515,500 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
First Pacific Advisors 2,924,500 sh (-4.7%)
Scott Black 236,637 sh (-5.01%)
David Dreman 1,785 sh (-8.04%)
Steven Cohen 13,731 sh (-52.4%)
Pioneer Investments 16,754 sh (-75.05%)
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Q1 2014

ARW Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Richard Pzena 336,650 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 338,465 sh (New)
Jim Simons 176,400 sh (New)
David Dreman 3,705 sh (+107.56%)
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Steven Cohen 13,665 sh (-0.48%)
Scott Black 235,102 sh (-0.65%)
First Pacific Advisors 2,476,300 sh (-15.33%)
FPA Capital Fund 1,255,100 sh (-17.18%)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,300 sh (-56.02%)
Jeremy Grantham 20,300 sh (-61.63%)
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Q2 2014

ARW Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Joel Greenblatt 746,530 sh (+120.56%)
Richard Pzena 534,375 sh (+58.73%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
FPA Capital Fund 1,129,600 sh (-10%)
First Pacific Advisors 2,162,200 sh (-12.68%)
Paul Tudor Jones 6,100 sh (-16.44%)
Scott Black 174,651 sh (-25.71%)
David Dreman 2,632 sh (-28.96%)
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Q3 2014

ARW Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 11,400 sh (+86.89%)
David Dreman 4,287 sh (+62.88%)
Richard Pzena 681,555 sh (+27.54%)
First Pacific Advisors 2,261,700 sh (+4.6%)
FPA Capital Fund 1,129,600 sh (unchged)
Scott Black 168,800 sh (-3.35%)
Joel Greenblatt 528,033 sh (-29.27%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with ARW

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Reduce -29.27%0.16%$56.76 - $62.71 $ 57.52-5%528033
Richard Pzena 2014-09-30 Add 27.54%0.05%$56.76 - $62.71 $ 57.52-5%681555
David Dreman 2014-09-30 Add 62.88%0.01%$56.76 - $62.71 $ 57.52-5%4287
FPA Capital Fund 2014-06-30 Reduce -10%0.8%$54.4 - $60.81 $ 57.52-1%1129600
Scott Black 2014-06-30 Reduce -25.71%0.39%$54.4 - $60.81 $ 57.52-1%174651
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Add 120.56%0.31%$54.4 - $60.81 $ 57.52-1%746530
Richard Pzena 2014-06-30 Add 58.73%0.07%$54.4 - $60.81 $ 57.52-1%534375
David Dreman 2014-06-30 Reduce -28.96%$54.4 - $60.81 $ 57.52-1%2632
FPA Capital Fund 2014-03-31 Reduce -17.18%1.63%$48.82 - $58.52 $ 57.526%1255100
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 New Buy0.3%$48.82 - $58.52 $ 57.526%338465
Richard Pzena 2014-03-31 New Buy0.11%$48.82 - $58.52 $ 57.526%336650
David Dreman 2014-03-31 Add 107.56%0.01%$48.82 - $58.52 $ 57.526%3705
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.04%$47.09 - $54.15 $ 57.5213%0
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 11.20
ARW's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
89% of the 2788 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 32.50 vs. ARW: 11.20 )
ARW' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.19   Max: 110.36
Current: 11.2

4.19
110.36
P/B 1.33
ARW's P/B is ranked higher than
69% of the 2788 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. ARW: 1.33 )
ARW' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 1.86
Current: 1.33

0.41
1.86
P/S 0.26
ARW's P/S is ranked higher than
92% of the 2788 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. ARW: 0.26 )
ARW' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 0.4
Current: 0.26

0.09
0.4
PFCF 18.61
ARW's PFCF is ranked higher than
79% of the 2788 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 103.56 vs. ARW: 18.61 )
ARW' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.82   Max: 384.45
Current: 18.61

2.82
384.45
EV-to-EBIT 9.16
ARW's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
86% of the 2788 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 23.83 vs. ARW: 9.16 )
ARW' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -6.4   Max: 23.3
Current: 9.16

-6.4
23.3
PEG 0.44
ARW's PEG is ranked higher than
97% of the 2788 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ARW: 0.44 )
ARW' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 2.66
Current: 0.44

0.22
2.66
Shiller P/E 22.96
ARW's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
88% of the 2788 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ARW: 22.96 )
ARW' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 5.6   Max: 38.62
Current: 22.96

5.6
38.62
Current Ratio 1.75
ARW's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
58% of the 2636 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. ARW: 1.75 )
ARW' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.43   Max: 3.32
Current: 1.75

1.43
3.32
Quick Ratio 1.25
ARW's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 2636 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. ARW: 1.25 )
ARW' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.79   Max: 2.01
Current: 1.25

0.79
2.01

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 3.22
ARW's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
51% of the 2788 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. ARW: 3.22 )
ARW' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.27   Max: 5.92
Current: 3.22

1.27
5.92
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.76
ARW's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
92% of the 2788 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ARW: 0.76 )
ARW' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 12.88
Current: 0.76

0.38
12.88
Price/Median PS Value 1.03
ARW's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
72% of the 2788 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. ARW: 1.03 )
ARW' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.55   Max: 2.04
Current: 1.03

0.55
2.04
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.64
ARW's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 2788 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ARW: 0.64 )
ARW' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 43.79
Current: 0.64

0.4
43.79
Price/Graham Number 1.25
ARW's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
74% of the 2788 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.33 vs. ARW: 1.25 )
ARW' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 6.07
Current: 1.25

0.6
6.07
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 10.90
ARW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
85% of the 2613 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. ARW: 10.90 )
ARW' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 4.3   Max: 24.9
Current: 10.9

4.3
24.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 21.84
ARW's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1179 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 7.16 vs. ARW: 21.84 )
ARW' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -16.1   Max: 49.4
Current: 21.84

-16.1
49.4

Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Electronics Distribution
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Arrow Electronics, Inc. was incorporated in New York in 1946. The Company is a global provider of products, services, and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. It serves over 100,000 customers. The Company's diverse worldwide customer base consists of original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), contract manufacturers (CMs), and other commercial customers. The customers include manufacturers of consumer and industrial equipment (such as machine tools, factory automation, and robotic equipment) serving industries ranging from telecommunications, automotive and transportation, aerospace and defense, medical, and professional services, among others. Customers also include value-added resellers (VARs) of enterprise computing solutions. The Company has two business segments, the global components business and the global enterprise computing solutions (ECS) business. The Company distributes electronic components to OEMs and CMs through its global components business segment and provides enterprise computing solutions to VARs through its global ECS business segment. The global ECS includes network operating centers and sales and marketing organizations in 35 countries around the world. North America includes offices in the United States and Canada. The Company acts as a marketing, stocking, technical support, and financial intermediary on behalf of electronic components manufacturers and provides geographically dispersed selling, order processing, and delivery capabilities to guide products to market on behalf of these manufacturers. The Company is subject to environmental laws and regulations that could materially adversely affect its business.
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