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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

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Cash to Debt 0.21
CYT's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
52% of the 1108 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.38 vs. CYT: 0.21 )
CYT' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.21

Equity to Asset 0.47
CYT's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
60% of the 1100 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. CYT: 0.47 )
CYT' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 0.49
Current: 0.47

0.22
0.49
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 3.50
M-Score: -2.35
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 : 6/10

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Operating margin (%) 17.17
CYT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.86 vs. CYT: 17.17 )
CYT' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -3.33   Max: 15.99
Current: 17.17

-3.33
15.99
Net-margin (%) 12.11
CYT's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.99 vs. CYT: 12.11 )
CYT' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -5.46   Max: 22.4
Current: 12.11

-5.46
22.4
ROE (%) 19.56
CYT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 1101 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 7.11 vs. CYT: 19.56 )
CYT' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -11.68   Max: 90.15
Current: 19.56

-11.68
90.15
ROA (%) 8.88
CYT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.78 vs. CYT: 8.88 )
CYT' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -5.16   Max: 22.64
Current: 8.88

-5.16
22.64
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 25.05
CYT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1119 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.06 vs. CYT: 25.05 )
CYT' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -6.86   Max: 36.09
Current: 25.05

-6.86
36.09
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 25.20
CYT's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 953 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. CYT: 25.20 )
CYT' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -29.9   Max: 64.6
Current: 25.2

-29.9
64.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 46.00
CYT's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 882 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. CYT: 46.00 )
CYT' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -50.1   Max: 77.5
Current: 46

-50.1
77.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 46.50
CYT's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 795 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. CYT: 46.50 )
CYT' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -31.3   Max: 46.5
Current: 46.5

-31.3
46.5
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

CYT Guru Trades in Q4 2013

David Tepper 57,044 sh (New)
Daniel Loeb 500,000 sh (+632.06%)
RS Investment Management 593,850 sh (+531.74%)
Ray Dalio 9,300 sh (+27.4%)
Mario Gabelli 6,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Ron Baron Sold Out
Ken Fisher Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 230,039 sh (-1.19%)
John Burbank 2,051,881 sh (-2.93%)
Steven Cohen 7,235 sh (-17.15%)
Joel Greenblatt 16,975 sh (-44.98%)
Jim Simons 56,400 sh (-80.82%)
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Q1 2014

CYT Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 110,900 sh (+96.63%)
RS Investment Management 709,028 sh (+19.4%)
Pioneer Investments 236,155 sh (+2.66%)
Mario Gabelli 6,000 sh (unchged)
David Tepper Sold Out
Daniel Loeb Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
John Burbank 1,648,963 sh (-19.64%)
Steven Cohen 5,418 sh (-25.11%)
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Q2 2014

CYT Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Pioneer Investments 236,653 sh (+0.21%)
Mario Gabelli 6,000 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management 701,255 sh (-1.1%)
John Burbank 1,586,102 sh (-3.81%)
Jim Simons 33,400 sh (-69.88%)
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Q3 2014

CYT Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 8,987 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 81,500 sh (New)
Jim Simons 358,120 sh (+168.05%)
Pioneer Investments 484,626 sh (-48.8%)
Mario Gabelli 12,000 sh (-50%)
John Burbank 2,825,842 sh (-55.46%)
RS Investment Management 912,670 sh (-67.46%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with CYT

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Burbank 2014-09-30 Reduce -55.46%1.55%$47.53 - $53.875 $ 45.71-11%2825842
Mario Gabelli 2014-09-30 Reduce -50%$47.53 - $53.875 $ 45.71-11%12000
John Burbank 2014-06-30 Reduce -3.81%0.17%$47.41 - $52.21 $ 45.71-7%3172204
John Burbank 2014-03-31 Reduce -19.64%1.28%$44.11 - $48.48 $ 45.71-1%3297926
Daniel Loeb 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.8%$44.11 - $48.48 $ 45.71-1%0
David Tepper 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.07%$44.11 - $48.48 $ 45.71-1%0
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.04%$44.11 - $48.48 $ 45.71-1%0
Ray Dalio 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.01%$44.11 - $48.48 $ 45.71-1%0
Daniel Loeb 2013-12-31 Add 632.06%0.69%$40.94 - $46.55 $ 45.716%1000000
John Burbank 2013-12-31 Reduce -2.93%0.16%$40.94 - $46.55 $ 45.716%4103762
Ken Fisher 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.16%$40.94 - $46.55 $ 45.716%0
David Tepper 2013-12-31 New Buy0.07%$40.94 - $46.55 $ 45.716%114088
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Reduce -44.98%0.04%$40.94 - $46.55 $ 45.716%33950
Ron Baron 2013-12-31 Sold Out $40.94 - $46.55 $ 45.716%0
Ray Dalio 2013-12-31 Add 27.4%$40.94 - $46.55 $ 45.716%18600
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 14.00
CYT's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1166 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 26.40 vs. CYT: 14.00 )
CYT' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.36   Max: 112.92
Current: 14

4.36
112.92
P/B 2.50
CYT's P/B is ranked higher than
60% of the 1166 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.82 vs. CYT: 2.50 )
CYT' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 2.92
Current: 2.5

0.37
2.92
P/S 1.70
CYT's P/S is ranked higher than
59% of the 1166 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. CYT: 1.70 )
CYT' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 3.56
Current: 1.7

0.16
3.56
EV-to-EBIT 11.17
CYT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
85% of the 1166 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 19.46 vs. CYT: 11.17 )
CYT' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -15.4   Max: 161.1
Current: 11.17

-15.4
161.1
PEG 0.57
CYT's PEG is ranked higher than
97% of the 1166 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CYT: 0.57 )
CYT' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 74.1
Current: 0.57

0.3
74.1
Shiller P/E 40.30
CYT's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
74% of the 1166 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 51.79 vs. CYT: 40.30 )
CYT' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 5.48   Max: 48.54
Current: 40.3

5.48
48.54
Current Ratio 2.33
CYT's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 1114 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. CYT: 2.33 )
CYT' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.13   Max: 2.73
Current: 2.33

1.13
2.73
Quick Ratio 1.54
CYT's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 1114 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. CYT: 1.54 )
CYT' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.72   Max: 2.34
Current: 1.54

0.72
2.34

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 0.80
CYT's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
78% of the 882 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. CYT: 0.80 )
CYT' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 4.59
Current: 0.8

0.08
4.59
Dividend Payout 0.10
CYT's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
96% of the 1166 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. CYT: 0.10 )
CYT' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 0.4
Current: 0.1

0.01
0.4
Dividend growth (3y) 115.40
CYT's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
100% of the 583 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. CYT: 115.40 )
CYT' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 115.4
Current: 115.4

0
115.4
Yield on cost (5-Year) 7.80
CYT's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
94% of the 895 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. CYT: 7.80 )
CYT' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.78   Max: 44.77
Current: 7.8

0.78
44.77
Share Buyback Rate 6.90
CYT's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
93% of the 667 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: -0.80 vs. CYT: 6.90 )
CYT' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 36.4   Max: -7.9
Current: 6.9

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 4.90
CYT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
52% of the 1166 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.44 vs. CYT: 4.90 )
CYT' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.49   Max: 55.4
Current: 4.9

1.49
55.4
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.60
CYT's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1166 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.91 vs. CYT: 1.60 )
CYT' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.32   Max: 7.57
Current: 1.6

0.32
7.57
Price/Median PS Value 1.70
CYT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
50% of the 1166 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. CYT: 1.70 )
CYT' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 2.94
Current: 1.7

0.22
2.94
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.60
CYT's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 1166 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. CYT: 0.60 )
CYT' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 3.82
Current: 0.6

0.25
3.82
Price/Graham Number 1.80
CYT's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
71% of the 1166 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.05 vs. CYT: 1.80 )
CYT' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.72   Max: 6.44
Current: 1.8

0.72
6.44
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 9.00
CYT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1106 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. CYT: 9.00 )
CYT' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 19.7
Current: 9

0.6
19.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 25.69
CYT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
95% of the 710 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.33 vs. CYT: 25.69 )
CYT' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -42   Max: 27.4
Current: 25.69

-42
27.4

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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