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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
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history
Cash to Debt 0.16
BLDR's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
57% of the 1083 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. BLDR: 0.16 )
BLDR' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.16

Equity to Asset 0.03
BLDR's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
62% of the 1073 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. BLDR: 0.03 )
BLDR' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 0.52
Current: 0.03

0.03
0.52
Interest Coverage 0.54
BLDR's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
62% of the 771 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 34.17 vs. BLDR: 0.54 )
BLDR' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 4.87
Current: 0.54

0.54
4.87
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 2.60
M-Score: -2.15
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
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history
Operating margin (%) 3.22
BLDR's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1067 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 5.56 vs. BLDR: 3.22 )
BLDR' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -11.35   Max: 6.24
Current: 3.22

-11.35
6.24
Net-margin (%) -2.87
BLDR's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 1066 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 3.93 vs. BLDR: -2.87 )
BLDR' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -14.06   Max: 3.08
Current: -2.87

-14.06
3.08
ROE (%) -277.79
BLDR's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 1049 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 9.28 vs. BLDR: -277.79 )
BLDR' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -277.79   Max: 28.41
Current: -277.79

-277.79
28.41
ROA (%) -8.28
BLDR's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1065 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 4.71 vs. BLDR: -8.28 )
BLDR' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -26.77   Max: 9.2
Current: -8.28

-26.77
9.2
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 24.08
BLDR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1066 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 20.96 vs. BLDR: 24.08 )
BLDR' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -54   Max: 44.74
Current: 24.08

-54
44.74
Revenue Growth (%) 26.50
BLDR's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 786 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. BLDR: 26.50 )
BLDR' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -44.9   Max: 26.5
Current: 26.5

-44.9
26.5
EPS Growth (%) -24.70
BLDR's EPS Growth (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 621 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 11.60 vs. BLDR: -24.70 )
BLDR' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -39.7   Max: 139.8
Current: -24.7

-39.7
139.8
» BLDR's 10-Y Financials

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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

BLDR Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Ron Baron 965,999 sh (+242.55%)
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Q2 2013

BLDR Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Steven Cohen 22,933 sh (New)
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Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q3 2013

BLDR Guru Trades in Q3 2013

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Ron Baron 1,169,630 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q4 2013

BLDR Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 26,015 sh (New)
Jim Simons 88,200 sh (New)
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Ron Baron 920,856 sh (-21.27%)
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Latest Guru Trades with BLDR

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Ron Baron 2013-12-31 Reduce -21.27%0.01%$5.59 - $7.66 $ 8.4725%920856
Ron Baron 2013-06-30 Add 21.08%0.01%$5.08 - $7.08 $ 8.4735%1169630
Ron Baron 2013-03-31 Add 242.55%0.02%$5.58 - $6.4 $ 8.4742%965999
Ron Baron 2012-12-31 Add 46.13%$4.47 - $5.85 $ 8.4765%282000
John Keeley 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.01%$3.57 - $5.39 $ 8.4790%0
Ron Baron 2012-09-30 Add 303.78%$3.57 - $5.39 $ 8.4790%192984
Ron Baron 2012-06-30 New Buy$3.45 - $4.77 $ 8.47114%47794
John Keeley 2012-03-31 Add 75%$2.05 - $4.48 $ 8.47196%70000
John Keeley 2011-12-31 New Buy$1.03 - $2.06 $ 8.47440%40000
Michael Price 2011-06-30 Sold Out 0.07%$2.04 - $3.28 $ 8.47244%0
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Ratios

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P/B 52.90
BLDR's P/B is ranked lower than
80% of the 1036 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. BLDR: 52.90 )
BLDR' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 122.33
Current: 52.9

0.21
122.33
P/S 0.50
BLDR's P/S is ranked higher than
63% of the 1107 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 0.74 vs. BLDR: 0.50 )
BLDR' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 0.58
Current: 0.5

0.03
0.58
EV-to-EBIT 23.80
BLDR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
64% of the 968 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 13.34 vs. BLDR: 23.80 )
BLDR' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4.7   Max: 75.6
Current: 23.8

4.7
75.6

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 2.00
BLDR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
64% of the 1015 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. BLDR: 2.00 )
BLDR' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 1.78
Current: 2

0.2
1.78
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 4.20
BLDR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
57% of the 983 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. BLDR: 4.20 )
BLDR' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.3   Max: 21.2
Current: 4.2

1.3
21.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -6.03
BLDR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
50% of the 727 Companies
in the Global Home Improvement Stores industry.

( Industry Median: 10.63 vs. BLDR: -6.03 )
BLDR' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -11.7   Max: -6.8
Current: -6.03

-11.7
-6.8

Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Home Improvement Stores
Compare:HD, LL, LOW, KGFHF, OSH » details
Traded in other countries:B1F.Germany
Builders FirstSource, Inc. is a Delaware corporation formed in 1998. THe Company is a supplier and manufacturer of structural and related building products for residential construction. It offers an integrated solution to its customers providing manufacturing, supply and installation of a full range of structural and related building products. The company's manufactured products include its factory-built roof and floor trusses, wall panels and stairs, aluminum and vinyl windows, custom millwork and trim, as well as engineered wood that it designs and cuts for each home. It also assembles interior and exterior doors into pre-hung units. Additionally, it supplies its customers with an offering of professional grade building products not manufactured by it, such as dimensional lumber and lumber sheet goods, various window, door and millwork lines, as well as cabinets, roofing and gypsum wallboard. The company's full range of construction-related services includes professional installation, turn-key framing and shell construction, and spans all its product categories. It groups its building products into five product categories: Prefabricated Components, which consists of wood floor and roof trusses, steel roof trusses, wall panels, stairs, and engineered wood; Windows & Doors, which is comprised of the manufacturing, assembly, and distribution of interior and exterior door units; Lumber & lumber sheet goods, which include dimensional lumber, plywood, and OSB products used in on-site house framing; Millwork, which includes interior trim, exterior trim, columns and posts that it distributes, as well as custom exterior features that it manufactures under the Synboard brand name; and Other building products & services, which are comprised of products such as cabinets, gypsum, roofing and insulation and services such as turn-key framing, shell construction, design assistance, and professional installation spanning all of its product categories. The Company Competes with small, privately owned companies, including framing and shell construction contractors, local and regional materials distributors, single or multi-site lumberyards, and truss manufacturing and millwork operations. The Company is subject to various federal, state, local, and other regulations.

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