Switch to:

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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.12
FLS's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
61% of the 1959 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. FLS: 0.12 )
FLS' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.12

Equity to Asset 0.40
FLS's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
51% of the 1963 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. FLS: 0.40 )
FLS' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 0.51
Current: 0.4

0.12
0.51
Interest Coverage 13.97
FLS's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
55% of the 1258 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 29.41 vs. FLS: 13.97 )
FLS' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.09   Max: 17.1
Current: 13.97

1.09
17.1
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 4.83
M-Score: -2.40
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

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 15.58
FLS's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1979 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.36 vs. FLS: 15.58 )
FLS' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 5.83   Max: 15.34
Current: 15.58

5.83
15.34
Net-margin (%) 10.15
FLS's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1979 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.63 vs. FLS: 10.15 )
FLS' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -3.7   Max: 9.89
Current: 10.15

-3.7
9.89
ROE (%) 25.81
FLS's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 1966 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 7.16 vs. FLS: 25.81 )
FLS' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -17.26   Max: 32.35
Current: 25.81

-17.26
32.35
ROA (%) 10.20
FLS's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1984 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.49 vs. FLS: 10.20 )
FLS' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -3.46   Max: 11
Current: 10.2

-3.46
11
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 38.30
FLS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1981 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 13.07 vs. FLS: 38.30 )
FLS' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 14.02   Max: 74.05
Current: 38.3

14.02
74.05
Revenue Growth (%) 13.50
FLS's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1750 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. FLS: 13.50 )
FLS' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -25.8   Max: 60
Current: 13.5

-25.8
60
EBITDA Growth (%) 14.90
FLS's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1527 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. FLS: 14.90 )
FLS' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -30.2   Max: 56.1
Current: 14.9

-30.2
56.1
EPS Growth (%) 14.20
FLS's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1358 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. FLS: 14.20 )
FLS' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -42.9   Max: 106.2
Current: 14.2

-42.9
106.2
» FLS's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

» Details

Guru Trades

Q3 2013

FLS Guru Trades in Q3 2013

RS Investment Management 114,000 sh (+4.01%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 19,200 sh (unchged)
John Keeley 8,265 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 3,098,533 sh (-2.54%)
Chuck Royce 20,100 sh (-15.19%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 1,473,926 sh (-25.59%)
Steven Cohen 2,900 sh (-72.49%)
Joel Greenblatt 10,980 sh (-80.49%)
» More
Q4 2013

FLS Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Ron Baron 6,300 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 37,731 sh (+1201.07%)
Joel Greenblatt 14,716 sh (+34.03%)
John Keeley 8,265 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 20,100 sh (unchged)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 2,987,837 sh (-3.57%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 1,220,230 sh (-17.21%)
RS Investment Management 87,300 sh (-23.42%)
» More
Q1 2014

FLS Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 5,654 sh (New)
Jim Simons 440,824 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 9,381 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 26,377 sh (+79.24%)
Ron Baron 8,400 sh (+33.33%)
RS Investment Management 92,200 sh (+5.61%)
John Keeley 8,265 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 20,100 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 2,888,666 sh (-3.32%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 1,100,052 sh (-9.85%)
Steven Cohen 20,027 sh (-46.92%)
» More
Q2 2014

FLS Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jeremy Grantham 54,900 sh (New)
Ron Baron 8,900 sh (+5.95%)
Steven Cohen 89,000 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 20,100 sh (unchged)
John Keeley Sold Out
Jean-Marie Eveillard Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 2,839,001 sh (-1.72%)
RS Investment Management 90,300 sh (-2.06%)
Joel Greenblatt 22,608 sh (-14.29%)
Jim Simons 360,600 sh (-18.2%)
» More
» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with FLS

(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
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2014-06-30 Sold Out 0.23%$72.03 - $79.49 $ 73.95-2%0
John Keeley 2014-06-30 Sold Out 0.01%$72.03 - $79.49 $ 73.95-2%0
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add 79.24%0.01%$69.71 - $81.55 $ 73.95-4%26377
Ron Baron 2014-03-31 Add 33.33%$69.71 - $81.55 $ 73.95-4%8400
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add 34.03%0.01%$60.29 - $77.7 $ 73.957%14716
Ron Baron 2013-12-31 New Buy$60.29 - $77.7 $ 73.957%6300
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Reduce -80.49%0.1%$54.2 - $63.28 $ 73.9528%10980
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-09-30 Reduce -25.59%0.08%$54.2 - $63.28 $ 73.9528%1473926
Ray Dalio 2013-09-30 Sold Out $54.2 - $63.28 $ 73.9528%0
Meridian Funds 2013-06-30 Reduce -27.62%0.18%$50.44 - $57.297 $ 73.9537%231900
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Add 247.15%0.09%$50.44 - $57.297 $ 73.9537%56270
Ray Dalio 2013-06-30 New Buy$50.44 - $57.297 $ 73.9537%9095
John Keeley 2013-03-31 Reduce -96.66%0.26%$48.93 - $56.35 $ 73.9540%2755
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-03-31 Add 156.53%0.22%$48.93 - $56.35 $ 73.9540%635926
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Reduce -78.1%0.15%$42.68 - $48.76 $ 73.9562%4776
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2012-12-31 Add 59.63%0.05%$42.68 - $48.76 $ 73.9562%247900
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 New Buy0.19%$36.18 - $44.94 $ 73.9581%21807
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2012-09-30 New Buy0.07%$36.18 - $44.94 $ 73.9581%155300
George Soros 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.05%$23.33 - $34.9 $ 73.95139%0
George Soros 2011-06-30 Reduce -79.46%0.28%$33.7 - $45 $ 73.9586%36500
John Keeley 2011-06-30 Reduce -52.02%0.27%$33.7 - $45 $ 73.9586%126762
Premium More recent guru trades are included for Premium Members only!!
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 20.60
FLS's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
73% of the 2050 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 24.20 vs. FLS: 20.60 )
FLS' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 5.52   Max: 203.81
Current: 20.6

5.52
203.81
P/B 5.20
FLS's P/B is ranked lower than
60% of the 1909 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. FLS: 5.20 )
FLS' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.29   Max: 5.95
Current: 5.2

1.29
5.95
P/S 2.10
FLS's P/S is ranked higher than
50% of the 1960 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. FLS: 2.10 )
FLS' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 2.33
Current: 2.1

0.45
2.33
PFCF 27.49
FLS's PFCF is ranked higher than
59% of the 1015 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 19.70 vs. FLS: 27.49 )
FLS' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 4.87   Max: 637.75
Current: 27.49

4.87
637.75
EV-to-EBIT 14.60
FLS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
68% of the 1637 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 14.75 vs. FLS: 14.60 )
FLS' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4.1   Max: 19.3
Current: 14.6

4.1
19.3
PEG 2.25
FLS's PEG is ranked higher than
59% of the 824 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. FLS: 2.25 )
FLS' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 89.8
Current: 2.25

0.17
89.8
Shiller P/E 25.18
FLS's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
70% of the 1053 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 23.91 vs. FLS: 25.18 )
FLS' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 12.33   Max: 118.14
Current: 25.18

12.33
118.14
Current Ratio 2.02
FLS's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 1645 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. FLS: 2.02 )
FLS' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.43   Max: 2.91
Current: 2.02

1.43
2.91
Quick Ratio 1.16
FLS's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
60% of the 1645 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. FLS: 1.16 )
FLS' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 1.72
Current: 1.16

0.8
1.72

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 0.80
FLS's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
75% of the 1524 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. FLS: 0.80 )
FLS' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 2.31
Current: 0.8

0.22
2.31
Dividend Payout 0.17
FLS's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
79% of the 1256 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.31 vs. FLS: 0.17 )
FLS' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 1.96
Current: 0.17

0.09
1.96
Dividend growth (3y) 13.10
FLS's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1010 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. FLS: 13.10 )
FLS' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 24.6
Current: 13.1

0
24.6
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.38
FLS's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
59% of the 1555 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.77 vs. FLS: 1.38 )
FLS' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 4
Current: 1.38

0.38
4
Share Buyback Rate 5.60
FLS's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
94% of the 1266 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: -0.40 vs. FLS: 5.60 )
FLS' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 31.5   Max: -63.1
Current: 5.6

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 14.82
FLS's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
56% of the 2050 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.44 vs. FLS: 14.82 )
FLS' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 2.31   Max: 146.64
Current: 14.82

2.31
146.64
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.97
FLS's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1141 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. FLS: 1.97 )
FLS' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.68   Max: 44.35
Current: 1.97

0.68
44.35
Price/Median PS Value 1.69
FLS's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
57% of the 1913 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. FLS: 1.69 )
FLS' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 2.09
Current: 1.69

0.21
2.09
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 2.04
FLS's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
89% of the 2050 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. FLS: 2.04 )
FLS' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 41.14
Current: 2.04

0.27
41.14
Price/Graham Number 3.63
FLS's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
57% of the 1488 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. FLS: 3.63 )
FLS' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.16   Max: 12.97
Current: 3.63

1.16
12.97
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.80
FLS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1857 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. FLS: 6.80 )
FLS' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 5.2   Max: 24.5
Current: 6.8

5.2
24.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 12.00
FLS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1489 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.88 vs. FLS: 12.00 )
FLS' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 39.6
Current: 12

0.7
39.6

Business Description

Industry: Industrial Products » Diversified Industrials
Compare:UTX, MMM, ARG, AP, EMR » details
Traded in other countries:FWV.Germany
Flowserve Corporation was incorporated in the State of New York on May 1, 1912. The Company is a manufacturer and aftermarket service provider of comprehensive flow control systems. The Company develops and manufactures precision-engineered flow control equipment integral to the movement, control and protection of the flow of materials in its customers' critical processes. Its product portfolio of pumps, valves, seals, automation and aftermarket services supports global infrastructure industries, including oil and gas, chemical, power generation and water management, as well as certain general industrial markets where its products and services add value. Through its manufacturing platform and global network of Quick Response Centers, the Company offers an array of aftermarket equipment services, such as installation, advanced diagnostics, repair and retrofitting. The Company conducts its operations through three business segments: FSG Engineered Product, FSG Industrial Product, and Flow Control. FSG Engineered Product segment designs, manufactures, distributes and services engineered pumps and pump systems, mechanical seals, auxiliary systems, replacement parts and related equipment. FSG Industrial Product segment through IPD designs, manufactures, distributes and services pre-configured engineered pumps and pump systems, including submersible motors, for industrial markets. Flow Control segment designs, manufactures, distributes and services a broad portfolio of industrial valve and automation solutions, including isolation and control valves, actuation, controls and related equipment. In addition, the segment offers energy management products such as steam traps, boiler controls and condensate and energy recovery systems. The principal raw materials used in manufacturing of its products are readily available and include ferrous and non-ferrous metals in the form of bar stock, machined castings, fasteners, forgings and motors, as well as silicon, carbon faces, gaskets and fluoropolymer components. The Company sells to a wide variety of customers globally including engineering, procurement and construction firms, original equipment manufacturers, distributors and end users in several distinct industries: oil and gas; chemical; power generation; water management; and a number of other industries. The Company primarily distributes its products through direct sales by employees assigned to specific regions, industries or products. The Company's competitors include: Sulzer Pumps; Ebara Corp., SPX Corp., Eagle Burgmann, John Crane Inc., Weir Group Plc, ITT Industries, KSB Inc. and Sulzer Pumps. The Company's is subject to environmental laws and regulations in all jurisdictions in which it has operating facilities.
» More Articles for FLS

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Pall Corporation Offers Long-Term Growth Potential Jul 09 2014 
American Water Works - Nice Steady Upward Jun 21 2014 
Flowserve Corp.: More Than Half a Billion in Purchase Obligations Nov 22 2012 
7 Large-Cap Industrials with High Growth Rates, Low Valuations and Above-Average Dividend Yields Apr 17 2012 
5 Industrial Stocks That Mario Gabelli Likes Feb 17 2012 
Weekly CEO Buys Highlight: SLM, MASI, ITRI, FLS, PG Nov 05 2011 
Weekly Guru Bargains Highlights: FLS, HP, X, CS, STM Oct 22 2011 
Guru Stocks Raising Dividends: FLS, GNTX, GPC, ABT, STR Mar 07 2011 
Flowserve Corp. (FLS) President & CEO Mark A Blinn sells 18,693 Shares Mar 02 2011 
Flowserve Corp. (FLS) President & CEO Mark A Blinn sells 6,813 Shares Nov 08 2010 

More From Our Partners
Flowserve to Manufacture Pumps for ACWA Solar Plants - Analyst Blog Sep 17 2014 - ZACKS

More From Other Websites
Flowserve to Manufacture Pumps for ACWA Solar Plants Sep 17 2014
Flowserve Completes Engineering of Key Pumping Systems for Concentrated Solar Power Plants in Africa Sep 16 2014
Flowserve Completes Engineering of Key Pumping Systems for Concentrated Solar Power Plants in Africa Sep 16 2014
FLOWSERVE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Amendments to Articles... Sep 08 2014
Lynn L. Elsenhans named to Flowserve Board of Directors Sep 08 2014
Lynn L. Elsenhans named to Flowserve Board of Directors Sep 08 2014
Flowserve to Introduce New Bearing Gard(TM) Bearing Isolator at Turbomachinery and Pump Symposia Sep 04 2014
Flowserve to Introduce New Bearing Gard(TM) Bearing Isolator at Turbomachinery and Pump Symposia Sep 04 2014
Coverage initiated on Flowserve by Barclays Sep 02 2014
Flowserve to Present at Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference Aug 29 2014
Flowserve to Present at Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference Aug 29 2014
Flowserve Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.16 Per Share Aug 19 2014
Flowserve Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.16 Per Share Aug 19 2014
FLOWSERVE CORP Financials Jul 30 2014
3 Industrial Goods Stocks On The Rise Jul 25 2014
Flowserve Corp Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today Jul 24 2014
Flowserve Lags Q2 Earnings Estimates, Up Y/Y, Revenues Dip Jul 24 2014
Flowserve Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results Jul 23 2014
Q2 2014 Flowserve Corporation Earnings Release - After Market Close Jul 23 2014
Flowserve Announces Dates for Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results Jul 10 2014

Personalized Checklist








Within your circle of competence?
Macro economic environment favorable?
High quality business?
Enough margin of safety with stocks?
Gurus are buying?
Insiders are buying?
Management capable and shareholder friendly?
Catalyst for stock price to appreciate?
Your level of confidence with the research?

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
Free 7-day Trial
FEEDBACK