Switch to:
Also traded in: Germany

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 : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.12
ARW's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
93% of the 2246 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. ARW: 0.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
ARW' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.25 Max: 0.81
Current: 0.12
0.02
0.81
Equity to Asset 0.32
ARW's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
85% of the 2219 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. ARW: 0.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
ARW' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 0.37 Max: 0.5
Current: 0.32
0.25
0.5
Interest Coverage 8.19
ARW's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
70% of the 1452 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 24.39 vs. ARW: 8.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
ARW' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.28  Med: 6.69 Max: 9.8
Current: 8.19
3.28
9.8
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 3.14
M-Score: -2.45
WACC vs ROIC
7.25%
9.54%
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 : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 3.54
ARW's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
50% of the 2230 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. ARW: 3.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
ARW' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.94  Med: 3.74 Max: 4.47
Current: 3.54
-2.94
4.47
Net-margin (%) 2.14
ARW's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 2230 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.94 vs. ARW: 2.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
ARW' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.66  Med: 2.34 Max: 2.86
Current: 2.14
-3.66
2.86
ROE (%) 12.09
ARW's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 2206 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 5.78 vs. ARW: 12.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
ARW' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19.71  Med: 12.23 Max: 17.31
Current: 12.09
-19.71
17.31
ROA (%) 4.10
ARW's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 2254 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.99 vs. ARW: 4.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
ARW' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.09  Med: 4.49 Max: 6.16
Current: 4.1
-8.09
6.16
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 22.31
ARW's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 2247 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 10.58 vs. ARW: 22.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
ARW' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.24  Med: 23.85 Max: 34.62
Current: 22.31
-20.24
34.62
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 9.80
ARW's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1987 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. ARW: 9.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ARW' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11  Med: 9.30 Max: 15.6
Current: 9.8
-11
15.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 7.40
ARW's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 1598 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. ARW: 7.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ARW' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -33.5  Med: 4.70 Max: 43.3
Current: 7.4
-33.5
43.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 4.50
ARW's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1437 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. ARW: 4.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ARW' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -58.7  Med: 4.50 Max: 157.3
Current: 4.5
-58.7
157.3
» ARW's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2016-05-03)


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

» Details

Guru Trades

Q2 2015

ARW Guru Trades in Q2 2015

David Dreman 7,222 sh (+5.86%)
Richard Pzena 698,095 sh (+0.99%)
Scott Black 184,001 sh (-1.08%)
First Pacific Advisors 1,299,525 sh (-12.46%)
FPA Capital Fund 666,300 sh (-15.53%)
Paul Tudor Jones 15,600 sh (-23.25%)
Joel Greenblatt 143,499 sh (-86.40%)
» More
Q3 2015

ARW Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Ray Dalio 17,826 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 5,752 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 209,103 sh (New)
David Dreman 7,800 sh (+8.00%)
First Pacific Advisors 1,339,950 sh (+3.11%)
FPA Capital Fund 683,400 sh (+2.57%)
Scott Black 178,846 sh (-2.80%)
Joel Greenblatt 126,909 sh (-11.56%)
Paul Tudor Jones 12,400 sh (-20.51%)
Richard Pzena 261,889 sh (-62.49%)
» More
Q4 2015

ARW Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jeremy Grantham 307,903 sh (+47.25%)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Ken Fisher Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Richard Pzena 253,945 sh (-3.03%)
First Pacific Advisors 957,740 sh (-28.52%)
FPA Capital Fund 474,320 sh (-30.59%)
David Dreman 4,822 sh (-38.18%)
Paul Tudor Jones 4,500 sh (-63.71%)
Scott Black 42,455 sh (-76.26%)
» More
Q1 2016

ARW Guru Trades in Q1 2016

FPA Capital Fund 372,330 sh (-21.50%)
» More
» Details

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%)

No Entry found in the selected group of Gurus. You can
  • 1. Modify your Personalized List of Gurus, or
  • 2. Click on Premium Premium Tools above to check out all the Gurus, or
  • 3. Click on Premium Plus Premium Plus above for the stocks picks of all the institutional investment advisors (>4000)
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Top Ranked Articles about Arrow Electronics Inc

Reductions Lead FPA Capital Fund's 4th-Quarter Transactions Fund slashes stakes in Avnet, Arrow Electronics and Foot Locker
While it bought some stakes and added to others, more than one-third of FPA Capital Fund (Trades, Portfolio)’s transactions in the fourth quarter, which ended Dec. 31, 2015, were reductions of existing stakes. Two of them had impacts of 1% or greater on the Fund’s portfolio. Read more...
The Best Stocks of the IT Hardware Industry – September 2015 Selecting the five most promising investment opportunities
While ModernGraham supports the bottom-up approach to investing, many investors do utilize the top-down method, whereby an industry is selected before the company itself. With that in mind, this article will take a brief look at the best value stocks of the IT Hardware industry, selecting the five most promising investment opportunities within the industry, and giving a broad look into the industry as a whole. Read more...

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 11.92
ARW's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1608 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 17.25 vs. ARW: 11.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
ARW' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.19  Med: 11.09 Max: 29.49
Current: 11.92
4.19
29.49
Forward P/E 8.50
ARW's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
86% of the 154 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 13.97 vs. ARW: 8.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 11.92
ARW's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1603 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 17.30 vs. ARW: 11.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
ARW' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.19  Med: 11.09 Max: 29.49
Current: 11.92
4.19
29.49
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 12.57
ARW's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
52% of the 1084 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 13.82 vs. ARW: 12.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
ARW' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.36  Med: 12.48 Max: 175.65
Current: 12.57
3.36
175.65
P/B 1.36
ARW's P/B is ranked higher than
51% of the 2174 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. ARW: 1.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
ARW' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.23 Max: 1.82
Current: 1.36
0.41
1.82
P/S 0.26
ARW's P/S is ranked higher than
85% of the 2203 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.87 vs. ARW: 0.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
ARW' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.24 Max: 0.4
Current: 0.26
0.09
0.4
PFCF 11.90
ARW's PFCF is ranked higher than
51% of the 910 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 12.69 vs. ARW: 11.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
ARW' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.82  Med: 11.45 Max: 475.17
Current: 11.9
2.82
475.17
POCF 9.09
ARW's POCF is ranked higher than
51% of the 1150 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9.55 vs. ARW: 9.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
ARW' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.32  Med: 8.84 Max: 76.77
Current: 9.09
2.32
76.77
EV-to-EBIT 9.44
ARW's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
64% of the 1622 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 12.97 vs. ARW: 9.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
ARW' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.4  Med: 8.25 Max: 14.3
Current: 9.44
-6.4
14.3
EV-to-EBITDA 7.94
ARW's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
59% of the 1757 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9.77 vs. ARW: 7.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
ARW' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.5  Med: 7.25 Max: 11.5
Current: 7.94
-7.5
11.5
PEG 1.95
ARW's PEG is ranked lower than
58% of the 576 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. ARW: 1.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
ARW' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 0.56 Max: 194.56
Current: 1.95
0.2
194.56
Shiller P/E 19.86
ARW's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
64% of the 313 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 26.37 vs. ARW: 19.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
ARW' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.65  Med: 20.96 Max: 43.68
Current: 19.86
6.65
43.68
Current Ratio 1.52
ARW's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
68% of the 2166 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. ARW: 1.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ARW' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.52  Med: 1.95 Max: 3.32
Current: 1.52
1.52
3.32
Quick Ratio 1.11
ARW's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
67% of the 2166 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. ARW: 1.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ARW' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.09  Med: 1.28 Max: 1.98
Current: 1.11
1.09
1.98
Days Inventory 43.46
ARW's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
75% of the 2174 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 72.78 vs. ARW: 43.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
ARW' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 36.96  Med: 41.62 Max: 50.37
Current: 43.46
36.96
50.37
Days Sales Outstanding 96.59
ARW's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
69% of the 1856 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 73.78 vs. ARW: 96.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ARW' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 67.23  Med: 78.92 Max: 98.61
Current: 96.59
67.23
98.61
Days Payable 93.61
ARW's Days Payable is ranked higher than
80% of the 1885 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 55.43 vs. ARW: 93.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
ARW' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 56.75  Med: 77.93 Max: 93.61
Current: 93.61
56.75
93.61

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 18.37
ARW's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
89% of the 1615 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.51 vs. ARW: 18.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
ARW' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.49  Med: 4.84 Max: 38.17
Current: 18.37
2.49
38.17
Price/Tangible Book 4.08
ARW's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
78% of the 2126 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.58 vs. ARW: 4.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
ARW' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.27  Med: 2.87 Max: 5.51
Current: 4.08
1.27
5.51
Price/Projected FCF 0.79
ARW's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
66% of the 1257 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. ARW: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
ARW' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 0.72 Max: 36.02
Current: 0.79
0.41
36.02
Price/Median PS Value 1.07
ARW's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
52% of the 1987 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. ARW: 1.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
ARW' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 1.11 Max: 1.76
Current: 1.07
0.57
1.76
Price/Graham Number 1.47
ARW's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
60% of the 1535 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. ARW: 1.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
ARW' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.86  Med: 1.29 Max: 4.07
Current: 1.47
0.86
4.07
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 10.60
ARW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 2209 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. ARW: 10.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
ARW' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7  Med: 11.55 Max: 25.2
Current: 10.6
7
25.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 11.63
ARW's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1111 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 6.11 vs. ARW: 11.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
ARW' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7  Med: 12.10 Max: 48.1
Current: 11.63
-7
48.1

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $23282
EPS $ 5.21
Beta1.10
Short Percentage of Float2.01%
52-Week Range $45.23 - 65.52
Shares Outstanding(Mil)90.94

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 24,131 25,260
EPS($) 6.53 7.30
EPS without NRI($) 6.53 7.30

Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Electronics Distribution
Compare:SZSE:000651, TSE:7741, TSE:5802, SZSE:300251, NYSE:AVT » details
Traded in other countries:ARW.Germany,
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.
» More Articles for ARW

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Reductions Lead FPA Capital Fund's 4th-Quarter Transactions Jan 11 2016 
10 Low PE Stocks for the Enterprising Investor Nov 27 2015 
The Best Stocks of the IT Hardware Industry – September 2015 Sep 05 2015 
The 19 Best Stocks for Value Investors This Week Aug 29 2015 
Avnet Inc: Set For Growth May 14 2015 
Arrow Electronics: Acquisitions Can Propel Growth In Future May 13 2015 
Do These 3 Graham’s Formula Stocks Satisfy Growth and Value? Feb 03 2015 
Arrow Electronics Reports Earnings For The Second Quarter 2014 Oct 27 2014 
First Pacific Advisors Reports Second Quarter Top Holdings Jul 14 2014 
First Pacific Advisors' First Quarter Top Five Holdings Apr 18 2014 

More From Other Websites
Arrow Electronics Wins PR Week 360 Global Award for Corporate Social Responsibility Apr 29 2016
Arrow Electronics to Present at the GTDC Investor Conference Apr 28 2016
Arrow Electronics to Present at the GTDC Investor Conference Apr 28 2016
Guidance Software And Arrow Electronics Reach Distribution Deal Apr 27 2016
Guidance Software and Arrow Electronics Announce Distribution Agreement Apr 27 2016
Arrow Electronics to Host First-Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call Apr 25 2016
Arrow Electronics to Host First-Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call Apr 25 2016
Emerging Vendors Look for Ways to Capitalize on Distribution Advantages in Solution Provider Channel Apr 21 2016
Arrow Electronics Sponsors Bay Area Maker Faire Apr 19 2016
Qlik and Arrow Electronics Team to Expand Market Reach of Self-Service Analytics Apr 13 2016
Arrow Electronics Showcases IoT Solutions at Connect Expo in Australia Apr 06 2016
Arrow Electronics Named VMware’s Americas Marketing Partner of the Year Apr 06 2016
Zacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: Arrow Electronics, Colgate-Palmolive, Edwards... Apr 05 2016
Arrow Electronics Hits 52-Week High on Strategic Initiatives Apr 04 2016
Moving Average Crossover Alert: Arrow Electronics (ARW) Apr 01 2016
Arrow Electronics Wins “Innovation of the Year” Award at Lean & Six Sigma World Conference Mar 24 2016
Splunk Names Arrow Electronics Its 2016 “Worldwide Distribution Partner of the Year” Mar 15 2016
Arrow Elec upgraded by Goldman Mar 14 2016
Arrow Electronics Gears Up for 2016 Verizon IndyCar Season Mar 09 2016
Arrow Electronics’ SAM Car Highlighted at International Sport Innovation Summit Mar 02 2016

Personalized Checklist

Checklist has been moved to "Checklist" tab.

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
FEEDBACK