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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.12
ARW's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
92% of the 2206 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 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
82% of the 2187 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
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 3.34
M-Score: -2.52
WACC vs ROIC
7.11%
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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 3.54
ARW's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 2195 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.52 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
58% of the 2196 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.01 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
69% of the 2175 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 6.04 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
56% of the 2220 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.07 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
71% of the 2215 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 10.53 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
71% of the 1972 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 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)(%) 7.30
ARW's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1528 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. ARW: 7.30 )
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: 43.2
Current: 7.3
-33.5
43.2
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 4.50
ARW's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 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


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

ARW Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 20,325 sh (+62.60%)
David Dreman 6,822 sh (+49.57%)
Scott Black 186,012 sh (+2.98%)
Richard Pzena 691,263 sh (+1.42%)
Joel Greenblatt 1,054,922 sh (-2.13%)
FPA Capital Fund 788,800 sh (-18.55%)
First Pacific Advisors 1,484,525 sh (-26.78%)
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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%)
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Q3 2015

ARW Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jeremy Grantham 209,103 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 17,826 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 5,752 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%)
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Q4 2015

ARW Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jeremy Grantham 307,903 sh (+47.25%)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Ken Fisher Sold Out
Richard Pzena 253,945 sh (-3.03%)
FPA Capital Fund 474,320 sh (-30.59%)
David Dreman 4,822 sh (-38.18%)
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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 11.47
ARW's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
64% of the 2012 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 15.42 vs. ARW: 11.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
ARW' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.19  Med: 11.25 Max: 29.2
Current: 11.47
4.19
29.2
Forward P/E 7.64
ARW's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
85% of the 911 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 13.83 vs. ARW: 7.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 11.37
ARW's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1682 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 15.40 vs. ARW: 11.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
ARW' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.19  Med: 11.24 Max: 29.49
Current: 11.37
4.19
29.49
P/B 1.24
ARW's P/B is ranked higher than
50% of the 2548 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. ARW: 1.24 )
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: 1.24
0.41
1.82
P/S 0.22
ARW's P/S is ranked higher than
85% of the 2548 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.72 vs. ARW: 0.22 )
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: 0.22
0.09
0.4
PFCF 12.80
ARW's PFCF is ranked higher than
56% of the 1432 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 14.84 vs. ARW: 12.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
ARW' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.83  Med: 12.08 Max: 469.89
Current: 12.8
2.83
469.89
POCF 9.41
ARW's POCF is ranked higher than
54% of the 1912 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 10.50 vs. ARW: 9.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
ARW' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.32  Med: 8.81 Max: 76.25
Current: 9.41
2.32
76.25
EV-to-EBIT 9.73
ARW's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
61% of the 2089 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 11.82 vs. ARW: 9.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
ARW' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.4  Med: 8.30 Max: 14.3
Current: 9.73
-6.4
14.3
EV-to-EBITDA 8.03
ARW's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
56% of the 2281 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 8.88 vs. ARW: 8.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
ARW' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.5  Med: 7.30 Max: 11.5
Current: 8.03
-7.5
11.5
PEG 1.89
ARW's PEG is ranked lower than
61% of the 725 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. ARW: 1.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
ARW' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 0.48 Max: 2.29
Current: 1.89
0.2
2.29
Shiller P/E 17.55
ARW's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
67% of the 431 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ARW: 17.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
ARW' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.69  Med: 21.06 Max: 43.68
Current: 17.55
6.69
43.68
Current Ratio 1.52
ARW's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 2185 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 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
59% of the 2184 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 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 2146 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 73.25 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
53% of the 1813 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 77.66 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
61% of the 1905 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 58.87 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 16.74
ARW's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
88% of the 1989 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.29 vs. ARW: 16.74 )
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: 4.70 Max: 38.17
Current: 16.74
2.49
38.17
Price/Tangible Book 3.71
ARW's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
78% of the 2535 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. ARW: 3.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
ARW' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.27  Med: 2.82 Max: 5.51
Current: 3.71
1.27
5.51
Price/Projected FCF 0.74
ARW's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
75% of the 1296 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. ARW: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
ARW' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 0.66 Max: 12.88
Current: 0.74
0.4
12.88
Price/Median PS Value 0.95
ARW's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
58% of the 2547 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. ARW: 0.95 )
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: 1.14 Max: 1.75
Current: 0.95
0.57
1.75
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 2.09
ARW's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
73% of the 614 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. ARW: 2.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
ARW' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.4  Med: 0.82 Max: 3.13
Current: 2.09
0.4
3.13
Price/Graham Number 1.30
ARW's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
59% of the 1978 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. ARW: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
ARW' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.86  Med: 1.30 Max: 4.07
Current: 1.3
0.86
4.07
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 10.27
ARW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 2190 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. ARW: 10.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
ARW' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7  Med: 11.50 Max: 25.2
Current: 10.27
7
25.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 11.44
ARW's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 1137 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 6.14 vs. ARW: 11.44 )
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: -3.3  Med: 11.90 Max: 47.2
Current: 11.44
-3.3
47.2

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $23282
EPS $ 5.21
Beta1.14
Short Percentage of Float2.39%
52-Week Range $45.23 - 64.98
Shares Outstanding(Mil)90.94

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 24,275 25,678
EPS($) 6.52 7.03
EPS without NRI($) 6.52 7.03

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Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Electronics Distribution
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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.
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