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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 : 9/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 1.56
ECHO's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
86% of the 1046 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. ECHO: 1.56 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.05   Max: No Debt
Current: 1.56

Equity to Asset 0.53
ECHO's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
79% of the 1042 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. ECHO: 0.53 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.02   Max: 0.71
Current: 0.53

-0.02
0.71
Interest Coverage 23204.00
ECHO's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
100% of the 631 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 5.29 vs. ECHO: 23204.00 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 7.4   Max: 9999.99
Current: 23204

7.4
9999.99
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 6.19
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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 2.62
ECHO's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1041 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 6.73 vs. ECHO: 2.62 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1.36   Max: 3.16
Current: 2.62

-1.36
3.16
Net-margin (%) 1.61
ECHO's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1049 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 4.25 vs. ECHO: 1.61 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -0.74   Max: 2
Current: 1.61

-0.74
2
ROE (%) 8.92
ECHO's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1025 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 7.11 vs. ECHO: 8.92 )
ECHO' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 5.54   Max: 10.1
Current: 8.92

5.54
10.1
ROA (%) 5.79
ECHO's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1054 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.89 vs. ECHO: 5.79 )
ECHO' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -1.44   Max: 6.27
Current: 5.79

-1.44
6.27
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 45.76
ECHO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 1043 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 7.75 vs. ECHO: 45.76 )
ECHO' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -33.53   Max: 55.51
Current: 45.76

-33.53
55.51
Revenue Growth (%) 25.40
ECHO's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 954 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. ECHO: 25.40 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 19.1   Max: 126.5
Current: 25.4

19.1
126.5
EBITDA Growth (%) 16.30
ECHO's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. ECHO: 16.30 )
ECHO' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 16.3   Max: 225.5
Current: 16.3

16.3
225.5
EPS Growth (%) 17.10
ECHO's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 754 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. ECHO: 17.10 )
ECHO' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 55.9
Current: 17.1

0
55.9
» ECHO's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

ECHO Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Chuck Royce 153,200 sh (+95.91%)
Columbia Wanger 700,000 sh (+75%)
Paul Tudor Jones 19,100 sh (+41.48%)
Bill Frels 40,593 sh (+32.66%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 40,042 sh (-9.18%)
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Q4 2013

ECHO Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Joel Greenblatt 61,730 sh (+54.16%)
Bill Frels 40,593 sh (unchged)
Columbia Wanger 700,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Chuck Royce 150,000 sh (-2.09%)
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Q1 2014

ECHO Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 26,032 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 16,500 sh (New)
Columbia Wanger Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 58,889 sh (-4.6%)
Chuck Royce 110,000 sh (-26.67%)
Bill Frels 17,393 sh (-57.15%)
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Q2 2014

ECHO Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 37,955 sh (+45.8%)
Chuck Royce 141,289 sh (+28.44%)
Bill Frels Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 40,569 sh (-31.11%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with ECHO

(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
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Reduce -31.11%$16.71 - $19.7 $ 2536%40569
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add 54.16%0.01%$18.41 - $21.74 $ 2525%61730
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Add 216.91%0.03%$17.08 - $21.51 $ 2532%44091
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Reduce -45.14%0.01%$17.97 - $22.12 $ 2530%13913
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Reduce -35.63%0.02%$15.75 - $18.22 $ 2545%25362
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Add 134.59%0.03%$16.81 - $19.48 $ 2537%39400
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Reduce -61.82%0.04%$16.06 - $18.9 $ 2545%16795
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add 88.76%0.03%$15.76 - $19.07 $ 2552%43989
Joel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 New Buy0.05%$12.01 - $16.95 $ 2564%23304
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 42.70
ECHO's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 23.00 vs. ECHO: 42.70 )
ECHO' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 22.49   Max: 59.6
Current: 42.7

22.49
59.6
P/B 3.50
ECHO's P/B is ranked lower than
54% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. ECHO: 3.50 )
ECHO' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 2.2   Max: 3.55
Current: 3.5

2.2
3.55
P/S 0.58
ECHO's P/S is ranked higher than
76% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. ECHO: 0.58 )
ECHO' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.42   Max: 0.86
Current: 0.58

0.42
0.86
PFCF 31.25
ECHO's PFCF is ranked higher than
73% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 155.74 vs. ECHO: 31.25 )
ECHO' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 19.28   Max: 149.3
Current: 31.25

19.28
149.3
EV-to-EBIT 25.67
ECHO's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
71% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 20.51 vs. ECHO: 25.67 )
ECHO' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 13.9   Max: 45
Current: 25.67

13.9
45
PEG 2.15
ECHO's PEG is ranked higher than
86% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ECHO: 2.15 )
ECHO' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 2.34
Current: 2.15

0.8
2.34
Shiller P/E 52.79
ECHO's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
67% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 53.15 vs. ECHO: 52.79 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 35.38   Max: 53.19
Current: 52.79

35.38
53.19
Current Ratio 1.31
ECHO's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 695 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. ECHO: 1.31 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.94   Max: 2.99
Current: 1.31

0.94
2.99
Quick Ratio 1.31
ECHO's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
75% of the 695 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. ECHO: 1.31 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.94   Max: 2.99
Current: 1.31

0.94
2.99

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 10.20
ECHO's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
63% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. ECHO: 10.20 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 3.9   Max: 7.72
Current: 10.2

3.9
7.72
Price/DCF (Projected) 2.56
ECHO's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ECHO: 2.56 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.94   Max: 3.03
Current: 2.56

1.94
3.03
Price/Median PS Value 0.95
ECHO's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
80% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. ECHO: 0.95 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.72   Max: 1.4
Current: 0.95

0.72
1.4
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 2.34
ECHO's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
84% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ECHO: 2.34 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 1.31   Max: 1.77
Current: 2.34

1.31
1.77
Price/Graham Number 4.40
ECHO's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
51% of the 1104 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. ECHO: 4.40 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 2.32   Max: 3.41
Current: 4.4

2.32
3.41
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.90
ECHO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
61% of the 982 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. ECHO: 3.90 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.2   Max: 7.2
Current: 3.9

2.2
7.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 18.60
ECHO's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
89% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Integrated Shipping & Logistics industry.

( Industry Median: 4.91 vs. ECHO: 18.60 )
ECHO' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 18.7   Max: 39.8
Current: 18.6

18.7
39.8

Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Integrated Shipping & Logistics
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Traded in other countries:AOZ.Germany
Echo Global Logistics, Inc. is a provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management services, delivered on a proprietary technology platform serving the transportation and logistics needs of its clients. The Company provides services across all major transportation modes, including truckload, less-than truck-load, small parcel, inter-modal, domestic air, and international. The Company's core logistics services include rate negotiation, shipment execution and tracking, carrier management, routing compliance, freight bill audit, and payment and performance management and reporting functions, including executive dashboard tools. Its web-based technology platform compiles and analyzes data from its network of over 24,000 transportation providers to serve its clients' shipping and freight management needs. Its technology platform, composed of web-based software applications and a proprietary database, enables it to identify excess transportation capacity, obtain competitive rates, and execute thousands of shipments every day while providing high levels of service and reliability. It focus mainly on arranging transportation across truckload and less than truck load, and it also offer small parcel, inter-modal (which involves moving a shipment by rail and truck), domestic air, expedited and international transportation services. Its core logistics services include rate negotiation, shipment execution and tracking, carrier management, routing compliance, freight bill audit and payment and performance management reporting, including executive dashboard tools. Its carrier network consists of over 24,000 transportation providers that have been selected based on their ability to effectively serve its clients in terms of price, capabilities, geographic coverage and quality of service. The carriers in its network include motor carriers, railroad carriers and air freight carriers. It selects and hires the appropriate transportation mode and carrier for each individual shipment. Its 29,300 clients span across a wide range of industries, such as manufacturing, construction, consumer products and retail. Its clients fall into two categories, enterprise and transactional. The Company's enterprise clients typically outsource their transportation management function to Echo, and are defined by the existence of a contractual relationship. It has a number of competitors offering services similar to its, which include: transportation brokers, such as C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Freightquote.com and Total Quality Logistics, with whom it compete most often; asset-based transportation companies, such as UPS, FedEx, Schneider, Conway, JB Hunt and ABF, some of whom it frequently purchase transportation services from on behalf of its clients; and smaller, niche transportation brokers and logistics companies that provide services in a specific geographic market, industry segment or service area.
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This Logistics Provider Continues to Gain Scale in a Consolidating Industry Feb 26 2014 
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Electronic Clearing House Inc. (ECHO) CEO Douglas R Waggoner sells 5,000 Shares Nov 03 2010 
Electronic Clearing House Inc. (ECHO) CEO Douglas R Waggoner sells 5,000 Shares Oct 19 2010 
Electronic Clearing House Inc. (ECHO) COO Orazio Buzza sells 3,500 Shares Aug 05 2010 
Electronic Clearing House Inc. (ECHO) COO Orazio Buzza sells 3,700 Shares Aug 05 2010 
Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (ECHO) COO Orazio Buzza sells 7,800 Shares Aug 03 2010 
Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (ECHO) COO Orazio Buzza sells 15,000 Shares Jul 02 2010 

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