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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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.17
CYT's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
79% of the 1020 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. CYT: 0.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CYT' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0  Med: 0.19 Max: 49.3
Current: 0.17
0
49.3
Equity to Asset 0.46
CYT's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
60% of the 870 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. CYT: 0.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CYT' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.39 Max: 0.49
Current: 0.46
0.22
0.49
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 4.15
M-Score: -2.53
WACC vs ROIC
8.50%
8.11%
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
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history
Operating margin (%) 10.37
CYT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 999 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.56 vs. CYT: 10.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CYT' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -3.33  Med: 9.28 Max: 15.99
Current: 10.37
-3.33
15.99
Net-margin (%) 6.03
CYT's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1000 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.04 vs. CYT: 6.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CYT' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -5.46  Med: 7.81 Max: 22.4
Current: 6.03
-5.46
22.4
ROE (%) 9.59
CYT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 989 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 7.54 vs. CYT: 9.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CYT' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -11.68  Med: 12.16 Max: 32.37
Current: 9.59
-11.68
32.37
ROA (%) 4.37
CYT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 1024 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.76 vs. CYT: 4.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CYT' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -5.16  Med: 5.23 Max: 10.2
Current: 4.37
-5.16
10.2
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 14.23
CYT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1017 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.82 vs. CYT: 14.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CYT' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -6.86  Med: 19.86 Max: 50.8
Current: 14.23
-6.86
50.8
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 23.70
CYT's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 809 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. CYT: 23.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CYT' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -29.9  Med: 7.60 Max: 64.6
Current: 23.7
-29.9
64.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 27.40
CYT's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 719 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. CYT: 27.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CYT' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -50.1  Med: 8.20 Max: 77.5
Current: 27.4
-50.1
77.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 30.60
CYT's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. CYT: 30.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CYT' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -31.3  Med: 12.10 Max: 46.5
Current: 30.6
-31.3
46.5
» CYT's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

CYT Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Steven Cohen 81,500 sh (New)
Jana Partners 50,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,987 sh (New)
Jim Simons 358,120 sh (+168.05%)
Pioneer Investments 484,626 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 12,000 sh (-50.00%)
John Burbank 2,825,842 sh (-55.46%)
RS Investment Management 912,670 sh (-67.46%)
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Q4 2014

CYT Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Ray Dalio 4,500 sh (New)
John Burbank 2,762,008 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 12,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Jana Partners Sold Out
RS Investment Management 908,166 sh (-0.49%)
John Burbank 2,762,008 sh (-2.26%)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,493 sh (-38.88%)
Jim Simons 63,500 sh (-82.27%)
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Q1 2015

CYT Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Steven Cohen 166,900 sh (New)
Jim Simons 153,000 sh (+140.94%)
Mario Gabelli 12,000 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Ray Dalio 4,400 sh (-2.22%)
John Burbank 2,300,000 sh (-16.73%)
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Q2 2015

CYT Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Pioneer Investments 90,903 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 12,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
John Burbank 2,000,000 sh (-13.04%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 44.91
CYT's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
80% of the 778 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 17.70 vs. CYT: 44.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
CYT' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.36  Med: 17.66 Max: 112.92
Current: 44.91
4.36
112.92
Forward P/E 20.20
CYT's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
70% of the 342 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 13.83 vs. CYT: 20.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 43.70
CYT's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
80% of the 778 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 17.80 vs. CYT: 43.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
CYT' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 4.38  Med: 23.30 Max: 138.64
Current: 43.7
4.38
138.64
P/B 4.18
CYT's P/B is ranked lower than
82% of the 906 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. CYT: 4.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CYT' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.37  Med: 1.68 Max: 4.18
Current: 4.18
0.37
4.18
P/S 2.71
CYT's P/S is ranked lower than
77% of the 989 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. CYT: 2.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CYT' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.16  Med: 1.05 Max: 3.56
Current: 2.71
0.16
3.56
PFCF 88.33
CYT's PFCF is ranked lower than
87% of the 507 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 21.90 vs. CYT: 88.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CYT' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 4.4  Med: 19.85 Max: 189.03
Current: 88.33
4.4
189.03
POCF 24.33
CYT's POCF is ranked lower than
73% of the 689 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 11.80 vs. CYT: 24.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CYT' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.07  Med: 11.19 Max: 86.06
Current: 24.33
2.07
86.06
EV-to-EBIT 28.29
CYT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
72% of the 799 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 14.34 vs. CYT: 28.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CYT' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -15.4  Med: 16.70 Max: 161.1
Current: 28.29
-15.4
161.1
PEG 1.76
CYT's PEG is ranked higher than
60% of the 361 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.26 vs. CYT: 1.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
CYT' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.3  Med: 1.02 Max: 74.1
Current: 1.76
0.3
74.1
Shiller P/E 37.14
CYT's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
77% of the 483 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 19.52 vs. CYT: 37.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
CYT' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 5.45  Med: 24.23 Max: 48.54
Current: 37.14
5.45
48.54
Current Ratio 2.56
CYT's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
75% of the 887 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. CYT: 2.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CYT' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.13  Med: 1.91 Max: 2.73
Current: 2.56
1.13
2.73
Quick Ratio 1.67
CYT's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 887 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. CYT: 1.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CYT' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.72  Med: 1.23 Max: 2.34
Current: 1.67
0.72
2.34
Days Inventory 74.69
CYT's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
60% of the 975 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 65.39 vs. CYT: 74.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CYT' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 43.64  Med: 61.21 Max: 143.53
Current: 74.69
43.64
143.53
Days Sales Outstanding 53.05
CYT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
56% of the 837 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 58.83 vs. CYT: 53.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CYT' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 47.4  Med: 58.72 Max: 125.9
Current: 53.05
47.4
125.9

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 0.68
CYT's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
84% of the 1123 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. CYT: 0.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
CYT' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.72 Max: 4.59
Current: 0.68
0.08
4.59
Dividend Payout 0.29
CYT's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
58% of the 701 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.33 vs. CYT: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
CYT' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.11 Max: 0.4
Current: 0.29
0.01
0.4
Dividend growth (3y) 14.50
CYT's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
77% of the 433 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. CYT: 14.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend growth (3y) only.
CYT' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 115.4
Current: 14.5
0
115.4
Yield on cost (5-Year) 5.45
CYT's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1136 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.36 vs. CYT: 5.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
CYT' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.64  Med: 5.77 Max: 36.75
Current: 5.45
0.64
36.75
Share Buyback Rate 9.20
CYT's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
97% of the 557 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: -0.90 vs. CYT: 9.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
CYT' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 36.4  Med: 2.00 Max: -7.9
Current: 9.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 8.44
CYT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
91% of the 865 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. CYT: 8.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CYT' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.49  Med: 5.11 Max: 56.51
Current: 8.44
1.49
56.51
Price/Projected FCF 2.88
CYT's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
81% of the 453 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. CYT: 2.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CYT' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.32  Med: 1.19 Max: 7.57
Current: 2.88
0.32
7.57
Price/Median PS Value 2.59
CYT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
91% of the 906 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. CYT: 2.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CYT' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.21  Med: 0.95 Max: 2.75
Current: 2.59
0.21
2.75
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.76
CYT's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
58% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. CYT: 1.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
CYT' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.25  Med: 0.91 Max: 3.82
Current: 1.76
0.25
3.82
Price/Graham Number 4.02
CYT's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
90% of the 633 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. CYT: 4.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
CYT' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.03  Med: 1.92 Max: 6.44
Current: 4.02
1.03
6.44
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 3.58
CYT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 1004 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. CYT: 3.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CYT' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 0.6  Med: 5.80 Max: 19.7
Current: 3.58
0.6
19.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 29.92
CYT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 527 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.76 vs. CYT: 29.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CYT' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -42  Med: 5.40 Max: 30.1
Current: 29.92
-42
30.1

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 2,074 2,228 2,404
EPS($) 3.30 3.65 3.95
EPS without NRI($) 3.30 3.65 3.95

Business Description

Industry: Chemicals » Specialty Chemicals
Compare:NEU, SCL, VAL, POL, LYB » details
Traded in other countries:CZM.Germany,
Cytec Industries Inc was incorporated as an independent public company in Delaware in December 1993. It is a specialty materials and chemicals company. Its products serve a diverse range of end markets including aerospace and industrial materials, mining and plastics. Its segments include Aerospace Materials, Industrial Materials, In Process Separation, and Additive Technologies. Its Aerospace Materials segment is a provider of technologically advanced materials for aerospace markets. Its product lines are Advanced composites, Structural and film adhesives, and Carbon fibers. It markets Aerospace Materials products and services directly to its customers using sales and technical support team. It is a supplier for military fixed wing programs, such as the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter and F-18 fighter jet programs, where advanced composites generally account for a higher percentage of structural weight. Advanced composites are exceptionally strong and lightweight materials (prepregs and resin infusion systems) it manufactures from high performance fibers (like carbon fiber) with epoxy, bismaleimide, phenolic, polyimide and other resins formulated or purchased by the Company. Structural and film adhesives are used for bonding and surfacing both metal and composite aircraft components. It also manufactures specialty adhesive forms for complex composites assemblies, such as honeycomb and sandwich structures and special surfacing films to provide aircraft lightning strike protection. It began construction on a new standard modulus carbon fiber line in South Carolina in early 2008. Its Industrial Materials segment provides Structural materials and Process materials. In Industrial Materials, it markets its products through a direct sales force for the structural materials and process materials product lines. Structural materials product line includes the development, manufacturing and supply of advanced composite materials for a diverse range of industries such as motorsports, automotive, defense, rail, tooling, recreation, alternative energy and other markets. Process materials product line includes the development, manufacture, and supply of vacuum bagging and other process materials to the composites industry and other markets, providing a wide range of materials and technical support to a growing number of international customers. Its In Process Separation segment provides Mining chemicals, and Phosphines. It markets In Process Separation chemicals through specialized sales and technical service staffs for each of its product lines. Mining chemicals product line is primarily used in applications to separate desired minerals from host ores. Phosphine specialties are utilized for a variety of applications. Its Additive Technologies segment provides Polymer additives, Specialty additives, and Formulated resins. It markets Additive Technologies chemicals through specialized sales and technical service staffs for each of its product lines. I
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