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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 : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.06
BLT's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
93% of the 1686 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. BLT: 0.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
BLT' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0  Med: 0.08 Max: N/A
Current: 0.06
Equity to Asset 0.18
BLT's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
94% of the 1527 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. BLT: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
BLT' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -1.04  Med: -0.05 Max: 0.55
Current: 0.18
-1.04
0.55
Interest Coverage 3.68
BLT's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
87% of the 1011 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 58.97 vs. BLT: 3.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
BLT' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.47  Med: 2.35 Max: 8.38
Current: 3.68
0.47
8.38
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 1.50
M-Score: -2.87
WACC vs ROIC
2.18%
6.99%
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 : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 5.91
BLT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 1675 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 5.63 vs. BLT: 5.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
BLT' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -4.67  Med: 13.97 Max: 19.14
Current: 5.91
-4.67
19.14
Net-margin (%) 3.81
BLT's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 1675 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 4.09 vs. BLT: 3.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
BLT' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -9.3  Med: 5.35 Max: 22.27
Current: 3.81
-9.3
22.27
ROE (%) 20.85
BLT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1648 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 6.83 vs. BLT: 20.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
BLT' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -132.52  Med: 21.00 Max: 264.74
Current: 20.85
-132.52
264.74
ROA (%) 4.30
BLT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1695 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 3.34 vs. BLT: 4.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
BLT' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -8.14  Med: 4.68 Max: 24.23
Current: 4.3
-8.14
24.23
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 17.28
BLT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 1684 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 10.88 vs. BLT: 17.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
BLT' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -6.76  Med: 34.36 Max: 70.29
Current: 17.28
-6.76
70.29
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 3.80
BLT's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 1378 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. BLT: 3.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BLT' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: 3.00 Max: 29
Current: 3.8
0
29
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -4.20
BLT's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 1194 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. BLT: -4.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BLT' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: -3.90 Max: 229
Current: -4.2
0
229
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -10.30
BLT's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 1064 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. BLT: -10.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
BLT' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: -12.20 Max: 42.1
Current: -10.3
0
42.1
» BLT's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

BLT Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 50,100 sh (New)
Michael Price 701,700 sh (+13.03%)
John Rogers 2,362,896 sh (+12.02%)
Mario Gabelli 60,675 sh (+7.06%)
Joel Greenblatt 410,428 sh (-15.60%)
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Q3 2014

BLT Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 17,504 sh (New)
John Rogers 2,982,295 sh (+26.21%)
Jim Simons 56,400 sh (+12.57%)
Mario Gabelli 66,675 sh (+9.89%)
Joel Greenblatt 422,541 sh (+2.95%)
Michael Price 701,700 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2014

BLT Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Robert Olstein 6,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 377,300 sh (+568.97%)
Joel Greenblatt 795,716 sh (+88.32%)
Paul Tudor Jones 19,586 sh (+11.89%)
Mario Gabelli 72,600 sh (+8.89%)
Michael Price 701,700 sh (unchged)
John Rogers 2,945,085 sh (unchged)
John Rogers 2,945,085 sh (-1.25%)
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Q1 2015

BLT Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Robert Olstein 251,000 sh (+4083.33%)
Paul Tudor Jones 53,783 sh (+174.60%)
John Rogers 8,077,259 sh (+174.26%)
John Rogers 8,077,259 sh (+174.26%)
Jim Simons 413,800 sh (+9.67%)
Michael Price 752,500 sh (+7.24%)
Joel Greenblatt 786,365 sh (-1.18%)
Mario Gabelli 53,600 sh (-26.17%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 11.90
BLT's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1302 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 19.50 vs. BLT: 11.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
BLT' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.7  Med: 16.23 Max: 161.84
Current: 11.9
4.7
161.84
PE(NRI) 11.90
BLT's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1305 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 19.40 vs. BLT: 11.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
BLT' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 5.74  Med: 17.43 Max: 167.73
Current: 11.9
5.74
167.73
P/B 2.87
BLT's P/B is ranked lower than
69% of the 1619 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.61 vs. BLT: 2.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
BLT' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 2.77  Med: 6.47 Max: 387.33
Current: 2.87
2.77
387.33
P/S 0.46
BLT's P/S is ranked higher than
79% of the 1668 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. BLT: 0.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
BLT' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.34  Med: 0.97 Max: 1.63
Current: 0.46
0.34
1.63
PFCF 13.93
BLT's PFCF is ranked higher than
72% of the 798 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 21.67 vs. BLT: 13.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
BLT' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.01  Med: 15.86 Max: 713.5
Current: 13.93
5.01
713.5
POCF 5.93
BLT's POCF is ranked higher than
85% of the 1094 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 15.03 vs. BLT: 5.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
BLT' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 3.07  Med: 10.16 Max: 20.6
Current: 5.93
3.07
20.6
EV-to-EBIT 12.30
BLT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
60% of the 1343 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 14.46 vs. BLT: 12.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
BLT' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.1  Med: 12.10 Max: 29.8
Current: 12.3
6.1
29.8
PEG 4.76
BLT's PEG is ranked lower than
73% of the 573 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.68 vs. BLT: 4.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
BLT' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 2.26  Med: 7.34 Max: 144.58
Current: 4.76
2.26
144.58
Shiller P/E 11.25
BLT's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
86% of the 827 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 22.73 vs. BLT: 11.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
BLT' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 6.23  Med: 15.92 Max: 577
Current: 11.25
6.23
577
Current Ratio 2.87
BLT's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 1548 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. BLT: 2.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
BLT' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.38  Med: 2.46 Max: 3.7
Current: 2.87
0.38
3.7
Quick Ratio 1.58
BLT's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 1548 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. BLT: 1.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
BLT' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.24  Med: 1.49 Max: 2.36
Current: 1.58
0.24
2.36
Days Inventory 90.43
BLT's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
51% of the 1647 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 92.58 vs. BLT: 90.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
BLT' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 64.34  Med: 83.87 Max: 143.78
Current: 90.43
64.34
143.78
Days Sales Outstanding 54.23
BLT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
73% of the 1357 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 77.03 vs. BLT: 54.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
BLT' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 42.04  Med: 50.54 Max: 129.05
Current: 54.23
42.04
129.05

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 0.80
BLT's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
75% of the 858 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. BLT: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
BLT' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.72  Med: 1.62 Max: 119.21
Current: 0.8
0.72
119.21
Price/Median PS Value 0.47
BLT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 1557 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. BLT: 0.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
BLT' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.19  Med: 0.95 Max: 3.5
Current: 0.47
0.19
3.5
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 8.10
BLT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 1661 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. BLT: 8.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
BLT' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 3.4  Med: 8.25 Max: 16.4
Current: 8.1
3.4
16.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 4.85
BLT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 805 Companies
in the Global Tools & Accessories industry.

( Industry Median: 5.47 vs. BLT: 4.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
BLT' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -3.2  Med: 5.85 Max: 38.4
Current: 4.85
-3.2
38.4

Business Description

Industry: Industrial Products » Tools & Accessories
Compare:LEG, ELUXY, MHK, SNHFY, FBHS » details
Traded in other countries:BLU.Germany,
Blount International Inc is a global industrial company. The Company designs, manufactures, and markets equipment, replacement and component parts, and accessories for professionals and consumers in select end-markets under its proprietary brand names. It also manufactures and markets such items to original equipment manufacturers ("OEMs") under private label brand names. The Company specializes in manufacturing cutting parts and equipment used in forestry, lawn, and garden; farming, ranching, and agricultural; and construction applications. It also purchases products manufactured by other suppliers that are aligned with the markets it serves and market them, typically under one of its brands, through its global sales and distribution network. Its products are sold in more than 110 countries and approximately 54% of its 2013 sales were shipped to customers outside of the United States of America ("U.S."). The Company operates in two primary business segments: the Forestry, Lawn, and Garden ("FLAG") segment and the Farm Ranch and Agriculture ("FRAG") segment. The FLAG segment manufactures and markets cutting chain, guide bars, and drive sprockets for chain saw use, and lawnmower and edger blades for outdoor power equipment. The FLAG segment also purchases replacement parts and accessories from other manufacturers and markets them, primarily under its brands, to its FLAG customers through its global sales and distribution network. The FLAG segment currently includes the operations of the Company that have historically served the forestry, lawn, and garden markets, as well as KOX GmbH and related companies (collectively "KOX"), and a portion of Finalame SA, which includes PBL SA and related companies (collectively "PBL"). The Company's FRAG segment designs, manufactures, assembles and markets attachments and implements for tractors in a variety of mowing, cutting, clearing, material handling, landscaping and grounds maintenance applications, as well as log splitters, post-hole diggers, self-propelled lawnmowers, attachments for off-highway construction equipment applications, and other general purpose tractor attachments. In addition, the FRAG segment manufactures a variety of attachment cutting blade parts. The FRAG segment also purchases replacement parts and accessories from other manufacturers that it markets to its FRAG customers through its sales and distribution network. The FRAG segment currently includes the operations of SP Companies, Inc. and SpeeCo, Inc. (collectively "SpeeCo"), GenWoods HoldCo, LLC and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Woods Equipment Company (collectively "Woods/TISCO"), and a portion of PBL. The Company also operates a concrete cutting and finishing equipment business that is reported within the Corporate and Other category. This business manufactures and markets diamond cutting chain and assembles and markets concrete cutting chain saws for the construction and utility markets.
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