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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
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.06
HNH's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
57% of the 544 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.31 vs. HNH: 0.06 )
HNH' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.06

Equity to Asset 0.26
HNH's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
55% of the 527 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. HNH: 0.26 )
HNH' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.35   Max: 0.44
Current: 0.26

-0.35
0.44
Interest Coverage 3.72
HNH's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
56% of the 303 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 6.33 vs. HNH: 3.72 )
HNH' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 9999.99
Current: 3.72

0.16
9999.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 1.77
M-Score: -2.58
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 (%) 8.03
HNH's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 537 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. HNH: 8.03 )
HNH' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -26.8   Max: 8.59
Current: 8.03

-26.8
8.59
Net-margin (%) 4.82
HNH's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 537 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.89 vs. HNH: 4.82 )
HNH' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -61.87   Max: 21.86
Current: 4.82

-61.87
21.86
ROE (%) 23.25
HNH's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 541 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 3.35 vs. HNH: 23.25 )
HNH' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -281.64   Max: 235.22
Current: 23.25

-281.64
235.22
ROA (%) 6.09
HNH's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 546 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. HNH: 6.09 )
HNH' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -47.98   Max: 28.14
Current: 6.09

-47.98
28.14
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 23.77
HNH's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 546 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 5.02 vs. HNH: 23.77 )
HNH' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 2.44   Max: 29.41
Current: 23.77

2.44
29.41
Revenue Growth (%) 3.70
HNH's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 472 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. HNH: 3.70 )
HNH' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -58.9   Max: 53.8
Current: 3.7

-58.9
53.8
EBITDA Growth (%) 10.30
HNH's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 416 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: -6.50 vs. HNH: 10.30 )
HNH' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 85.7
Current: 10.3

0
85.7
EPS Growth (%) 176.80
HNH's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
99% of the 344 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: -9.80 vs. HNH: 176.80 )
HNH' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -79   Max: 176.8
Current: 176.8

-79
176.8
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

HNH Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 60,600 sh (+31.17%)
Mario Gabelli 501,737 sh (-3.49%)
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Q4 2013

HNH Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 85,934 sh (+41.81%)
Mario Gabelli 491,180 sh (-2.1%)
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Q1 2014

HNH Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Mario Gabelli 500,145 sh (+1.83%)
Jim Simons 71,700 sh (-16.56%)
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Q2 2014

HNH Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Mario Gabelli 491,560 sh (-1.72%)
Jim Simons 65,800 sh (-8.23%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with HNH

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

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Michael Price 2011-06-30 Sold Out 0.05%$11 - $16.1 $ 25.1101%0
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 10.10
HNH's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
88% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 34.60 vs. HNH: 10.10 )
HNH' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 55.56
Current: 10.1

0.28
55.56
P/B 2.30
HNH's P/B is ranked higher than
50% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. HNH: 2.30 )
HNH' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.9   Max: 4.08
Current: 2.3

0.9
4.08
P/S 0.48
HNH's P/S is ranked higher than
70% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. HNH: 0.48 )
HNH' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 0.52
Current: 0.48

0.01
0.52
PFCF 9.58
HNH's PFCF is ranked higher than
86% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. HNH: 9.58 )
HNH' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 1771
Current: 9.58

0.53
1771
EV-to-EBIT 8.91
HNH's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
92% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 30.88 vs. HNH: 8.91 )
HNH' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4.3   Max: 149.9
Current: 8.91

4.3
149.9
PEG 0.48
HNH's PEG is ranked higher than
96% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. HNH: 0.48 )
HNH' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.62   Max: 1.66
Current: 0.48

0.62
1.66
Shiller P/E 6.96
HNH's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
95% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. HNH: 6.96 )
HNH' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 33.14
Current: 6.96

0.23
33.14
Current Ratio 2.36
HNH's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 468 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. HNH: 2.36 )
HNH' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.52   Max: 3.19
Current: 2.36

0.52
3.19
Quick Ratio 1.51
HNH's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
84% of the 468 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.88 vs. HNH: 1.51 )
HNH' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 2.17
Current: 1.51

0.28
2.17

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 18.46
HNH's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
55% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. HNH: 18.46 )
HNH' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 19.26   Max: 39.05
Current: 18.46

19.26
39.05
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.04
HNH's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
84% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. HNH: 1.04 )
HNH' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.89   Max: 7.94
Current: 1.04

0.89
7.94
Price/Median PS Value 2.42
HNH's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
53% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. HNH: 2.42 )
HNH' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 2.52
Current: 2.42

0.08
2.52
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.67
HNH's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. HNH: 0.67 )
HNH' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 1.61
Current: 0.67

0.7
1.61
Price/Graham Number 2.97
HNH's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
63% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. HNH: 2.97 )
HNH' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 3.1   Max: 3.84
Current: 2.97

3.1
3.84
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 11.20
HNH's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
89% of the 450 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. HNH: 11.20 )
HNH' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 23.4
Current: 11.2

0.7
23.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 23.61
HNH's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
94% of the 379 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. HNH: 23.61 )
HNH' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -2939.8   Max: 25.9
Current: 23.61

-2939.8
25.9

Business Description

Industry: Steel » Steel
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Handy & Harman Ltd is a Delaware Corporation. It is a manufacturer of engineered niche industrial products. Through its operating subsidiaries, HNH focuses on high margin products and innovative technology and serves customers across a wide range of end markets. HNH's diverse product offerings are marketed throughout the United States and internationally. HNH owns Handy & Harman Group Ltd. (H&H Group), which owns Handy & Harman (H&H) and Bairnco Corporation (Bairnco). The Company manages its group of businesses on a decentralized basis with operations mainly in North America. HNH's business units encompass the following segments: Precious Metal, Tubing, Engineered Materials, Arlon Electronic Materials (Arlon) and Kasco Blades and Route Repair Services (Kasco). Precious Metal segment mainly fabricates precious metals and their alloys into brazing alloys. Brazing alloys are used to join similar and dissimilar metals as well as specialty metals and some ceramics with strong, hermetic joints. Precious Metal segment offers these metal joining products in a wide variety of alloys including gold, silver, palladium, copper, nickel, aluminum and tin. The Tubing segment manufactures a wide variety of steel tubing products. Its Stainless Steel Tubing Group manufactures the world's longest continuous seamless stainless steel tubing coils in excess of 5,000 feet serving the petrochemical infrastructure and shipbuilding markets. Engineered Materials segment manufactures and supplies products mainly to the commercial construction and building industries. It manufactures fasteners and fastening systems for the U.S. commercial low slope roofing industry. Arlon Electronic Materials segment (Arlon) provides high performance materials for the printed circuit board (PCB') industry and silicone rubber-based insulation materials used in a broad range of industrial, military/aerospace, consumer and commercial markets. It also supplies high technology circuit substrate laminate materials to the PCB industry. Kasco Blades and Route Repair Services (Kasco) provides meat-room blade products, repair services and resale products for the meat and deli departments of supermarkets, restaurants, meat and fish processing plants and for distributors of electrical saws and cutting equipment principally in North America and Europe. Kasco also provides wood cutting blade products for the pallet manufacturing, pallet recycler and portable saw mill industries in North America. It sells to customers in the construction, electronics, telecommunications, home appliance OEM, transportation, utility, medical, semiconductor, aerospace, military electronics, medical, telecommunications, automotive, railroad, and the food industry.

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