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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 0.07
AXE's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
90% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. AXE: 0.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
AXE' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.07 Max: 0.48
Current: 0.07
0.01
0.48
Equity to Asset 0.30
AXE's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
75% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. AXE: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
AXE' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.35 Max: 0.52
Current: 0.3
0.27
0.52
Interest Coverage 3.86
AXE's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
79% of the 144 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 15.06 vs. AXE: 3.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
AXE' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.57  Med: 7.37 Max: 9.71
Current: 3.86
1.57
9.71
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 3.08
M-Score: -2.18
WACC vs ROIC
11.22%
5.96%
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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 4.06
AXE's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.57 vs. AXE: 4.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
AXE' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.08  Med: 5.65 Max: 7.5
Current: 4.06
2.08
7.5
Net-margin (%) 1.98
AXE's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 203 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.65 vs. AXE: 1.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
AXE' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.59  Med: 3.04 Max: 4.33
Current: 1.98
-0.59
4.33
ROE (%) 11.11
AXE's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 5.69 vs. AXE: 11.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
AXE' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.79  Med: 18.25 Max: 25.23
Current: 11.11
-2.79
25.23
ROA (%) 3.49
AXE's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.45 vs. AXE: 3.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
AXE' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.02  Med: 6.18 Max: 9.14
Current: 3.49
-1.02
9.14
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 17.30
AXE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 10.63 vs. AXE: 17.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
AXE' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.58  Med: 22.97 Max: 30.74
Current: 17.3
5.58
30.74
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 0.10
AXE's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. AXE: 0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AXE' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.9  Med: 7.40 Max: 22.2
Current: 0.1
-7.9
22.2
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -0.20
AXE's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 153 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. AXE: -0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AXE' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26.8  Med: 9.10 Max: 43.4
Current: -0.2
-26.8
43.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -7.70
AXE's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. AXE: -7.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
AXE' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.1  Med: 24.90 Max: 62.6
Current: -7.7
-20.1
62.6
» AXE's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2016-07-26)


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

AXE Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Ray Dalio 10,142 sh (New)
Martin Whitman 441,900 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 408,619 sh (+3122.55%)
Third Avenue Management 854,833 sh (+233.26%)
Joel Greenblatt 464,609 sh (+35.99%)
John Rogers 3,126,186 sh (+10.53%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 75,479 sh (+9.70%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Chuck Royce 2,093,010 sh (-1.72%)
Ken Fisher 701,104 sh (-3.34%)
Murray Stahl 11,775 sh (-19.82%)
Jim Simons 112,800 sh (-36.66%)
David Dreman 275 sh (-87.84%)
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Q4 2015

AXE Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Scott Black 5,790 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 4,688 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 543,341 sh (+32.97%)
John Rogers 3,226,735 sh (+3.22%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 76,621 sh (+1.51%)
Ken Fisher 701,761 sh (+0.09%)
Martin Whitman 483,800 sh (+9.48%)
David Dreman Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Third Avenue Management 838,664 sh (-1.89%)
Jim Simons 100,800 sh (-10.64%)
Murray Stahl 10,023 sh (-14.88%)
Chuck Royce 1,633,725 sh (-21.94%)
Joel Greenblatt 361,426 sh (-22.21%)
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Q1 2016

AXE Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Richard Pzena 341,684 sh (New)
David Dreman 195 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 674,222 sh (+24.09%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 81,379 sh (+6.21%)
John Rogers 3,319,760 sh (+2.88%)
Murray Stahl 10,191 sh (+1.68%)
Martin Whitman 540,900 sh (+11.80%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Ken Fisher 689,419 sh (-1.76%)
Jim Simons 94,300 sh (-6.45%)
Scott Black 5,260 sh (-9.15%)
Third Avenue Management 719,910 sh (-14.16%)
Chuck Royce 1,269,975 sh (-22.27%)
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2016

AXE Guru Trades in 2016

Martin Whitman 540,900 sh (unchged)
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Business Description

Industry: Industrial Distribution » Industrial Distribution
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Traded in other countries:AX1.Germany,
Anixter International Inc is a supplier of communications and security products, fasteners and other small components. Its segment includes Enterprise Cabling and Security Solutions, Electrical and Electronic Wire and Cable and OEM Supply.

Anixter International Inc was incorporated in Delaware in 1967. The Company is engaged in the distribution of communications and electrical wire and cable products and fasteners and other small parts (C Class inventory components). The Company provides inventory management services including procurement, just-in-time delivery, quality assurance testing, advisory engineering services, component kit production, small component assembly and e-commerce and electronic data interchange to a spectrum of customers. The Company's supply chain management solutions are designed to reduce customer procurement and management costs and enhance overall production or installation efficiencies. In addition, the Company is a distributor of 'C' Class inventory components which are incorporated into a variety of end-use applications and include screws, bolts, nuts, washers, pins, rings, fittings, springs, electrical connectors and similar small parts, the majority of which are specialized or engineered for particular customer applications. The customers of the Company are international, national, regional and local companies that include end users of the Company's products, installers, integrators and resellers of the Company's products as well as OEMs who use the Company's products as a component of their end product. It sells over 450,000 products. These products include communications (voice, data, video and security) products used to connect personal computers, peripheral equipment, mainframe equipment, security equipment and various networks to each other. The Company views the competitive environment as fragmented with hundreds of distributors and manufacturers that sell products directly or through multiple distribution channels to end users or other resellers.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 14.97
AXE's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
51% of the 143 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 14.95 vs. AXE: 14.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
AXE' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.64  Med: 13.75 Max: 25.05
Current: 14.97
3.64
25.05
Forward P/E 12.06
AXE's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
73% of the 30 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 15.24 vs. AXE: 12.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 21.02
AXE's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
63% of the 145 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 14.97 vs. AXE: 21.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
AXE' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.64  Med: 15.38 Max: 25.23
Current: 21.02
3.64
25.23
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 12.79
AXE's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
52% of the 114 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 13.08 vs. AXE: 12.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
AXE' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.81  Med: 16.16 Max: 347.95
Current: 12.79
4.81
347.95
P/B 1.59
AXE's P/B is ranked lower than
65% of the 202 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. AXE: 1.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
AXE' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 2.12 Max: 3.39
Current: 1.59
0.73
3.39
P/S 0.30
AXE's P/S is ranked higher than
64% of the 202 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.41 vs. AXE: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
AXE' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.40 Max: 0.72
Current: 0.3
0.15
0.72
PFCF 17.21
AXE's PFCF is ranked lower than
66% of the 76 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 11.00 vs. AXE: 17.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
AXE' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.16  Med: 16.53 Max: 2163.16
Current: 17.21
3.16
2163.16
POCF 14.15
AXE's POCF is ranked lower than
65% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9.88 vs. AXE: 14.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
AXE' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.98  Med: 14.13 Max: 23530
Current: 14.15
2.98
23530
EV-to-EBIT 13.63
AXE's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
53% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 12.28 vs. AXE: 13.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
AXE' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.6  Med: 11.70 Max: 51.1
Current: 13.63
4.6
51.1
EV-to-EBITDA 11.19
AXE's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
55% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 10.50 vs. AXE: 11.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
AXE' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.3  Med: 10.20 Max: 29.7
Current: 11.19
4.3
29.7
PEG 6.36
AXE's PEG is ranked lower than
87% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. AXE: 6.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
AXE' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.89 Max: 432
Current: 6.36
0.09
432
Shiller P/E 12.75
AXE's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
69% of the 52 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 20.93 vs. AXE: 12.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
AXE' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.41  Med: 19.44 Max: 33.28
Current: 12.75
7.41
33.28
Current Ratio 2.36
AXE's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
63% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. AXE: 2.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
AXE' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.05  Med: 2.49 Max: 3.26
Current: 2.36
2.05
3.26
Quick Ratio 1.31
AXE's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
53% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. AXE: 1.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
AXE' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.74  Med: 1.39 Max: 1.8
Current: 1.31
0.74
1.8
Days Inventory 69.18
AXE's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
53% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 71.37 vs. AXE: 69.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
AXE' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 66.69  Med: 78.22 Max: 98.18
Current: 69.18
66.69
98.18
Days Sales Outstanding 71.64
AXE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
66% of the 151 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 54.28 vs. AXE: 71.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
AXE' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 62.55  Med: 70.35 Max: 78.21
Current: 71.64
62.55
78.21
Days Payable 63.23
AXE's Days Payable is ranked higher than
74% of the 140 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 41.61 vs. AXE: 63.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
AXE' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 45.27  Med: 53.92 Max: 68.15
Current: 63.23
45.27
68.15

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 151.68
AXE's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
100% of the 191 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. AXE: 151.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
AXE' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.73  Med: 3.17 Max: 134.3
Current: 151.68
1.73
134.3
Price/Projected FCF 0.86
AXE's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
62% of the 116 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. AXE: 0.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
AXE' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 0.98 Max: 3.11
Current: 0.86
0.41
3.11
Price/Median PS Value 0.75
AXE's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
79% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. AXE: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
AXE' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 0.95 Max: 1.72
Current: 0.75
0.47
1.72
Price/Graham Number 11.91
AXE's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
99% of the 133 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. AXE: 11.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
AXE' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.69  Med: 1.58 Max: 10.55
Current: 11.91
0.69
10.55
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 7.30
AXE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 202 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. AXE: 7.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
AXE' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2  Med: 8.60 Max: 21.8
Current: 7.3
2
21.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 4.58
AXE's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 4.59 vs. AXE: 4.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
AXE' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5  Med: 15.30 Max: 43.5
Current: 4.58
-5
43.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $6,622
EPS (TTM) $ 3.93
Beta2.12
Short Percentage of Float4.80%
52-Week Range $37.61 - 70.29
Shares Outstanding (Mil)33.05

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 7,513 7,705 7,904
EPS ($) 4.88 5.65 4.75
EPS w/o NRI ($) 4.88 5.65 4.75
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
10.96%
Dividends Per Share ($) 2.52 3.39
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