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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 0.07
MATW's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
91% of the 90 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. MATW: 0.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
MATW' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.27 Max: 76
Current: 0.07
0.07
76
Equity to Asset 0.35
MATW's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
68% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. MATW: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
MATW' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 0.50 Max: 0.69
Current: 0.35
0.34
0.69
Interest Coverage 4.44
MATW's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
76% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.12 vs. MATW: 4.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
MATW' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.1  Med: 10.58 Max: 16.28
Current: 4.44
5.1
16.28
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 2.35
M-Score: -2.68
WACC vs ROIC
7.11%
4.67%
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
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 6.78
MATW's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.41 vs. MATW: 6.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
MATW' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.36  Med: 13.07 Max: 16.24
Current: 6.78
7.36
16.24
Net-margin (%) 4.06
MATW's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.53 vs. MATW: 4.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
MATW' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.95  Med: 7.72 Max: 9.71
Current: 4.06
3.95
9.71
ROE (%) 8.06
MATW's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 87 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.30 vs. MATW: 8.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
MATW' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.65  Med: 14.36 Max: 18.47
Current: 8.06
6.65
18.47
ROA (%) 2.87
MATW's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.87 vs. MATW: 2.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
MATW' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.7  Med: 6.56 Max: 9.62
Current: 2.87
2.7
9.62
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 21.15
MATW's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.89 vs. MATW: 21.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
MATW' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.07  Med: 40.32 Max: 62.99
Current: 21.15
19.07
62.99
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 9.90
MATW's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. MATW: 9.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MATW' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5  Med: 12.80 Max: 22.2
Current: 9.9
5
22.2
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 5.30
MATW's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 57 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. MATW: 5.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MATW' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.5  Med: 11.30 Max: 20.1
Current: 5.3
-5.5
20.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -1.60
MATW's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 48 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. MATW: -1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MATW' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.2  Med: 10.50 Max: 19.4
Current: -1.6
-15.2
19.4
» MATW's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

MATW Guru Trades in Q2 2015

David Dreman 88,525 sh (+8.96%)
Richard Pzena 503,945 sh (+0.77%)
Mario Gabelli 23,000 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
John Rogers 298,351 sh (-1.64%)
Jim Simons 12,200 sh (-56.43%)
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Q3 2015

MATW Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Joel Greenblatt 155,251 sh (New)
Jim Simons 37,553 sh (+207.81%)
David Dreman 100,875 sh (+13.95%)
Mario Gabelli 23,000 sh (unchged)
John Rogers 296,156 sh (-0.74%)
Richard Pzena 474,974 sh (-5.75%)
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Q4 2015

MATW Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 75,853 sh (+101.99%)
John Rogers 300,251 sh (+1.38%)
Mario Gabelli 23,000 sh (unchged)
David Dreman Sold Out
Richard Pzena 300,893 sh (-36.65%)
Joel Greenblatt 72,368 sh (-53.39%)
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Q1 2016

MATW Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 101,496 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 23,000 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
John Rogers 298,641 sh (-0.54%)
Jim Simons 62,453 sh (-17.67%)
Richard Pzena 128,197 sh (-57.39%)
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Business Description

Industry: Personal Services » Personal Services
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Traded in other countries:MW1A.Germany,
Matthews International Corporation is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of memorialization products and brand solutions.

Matthews International Corporation was founded in 1850 and incorporated in Pennsylvania in 1902. The Company is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of memorialization products and brand solutions. Memorialization products consist of bronze memorials and other memorialization products, caskets and cremation equipment for the cemetery and funeral home industries. The Company's products and operations are comprised of cemetery products, funeral home products, cremation, graphics imaging, marking and fulfillment systems and merchandising Solutions. The Cemetery Products segment is a manufacturer of cast bronze and granite memorials and other memorialization products, cast and etched architectural products and is a builder of mausoleums in the United States. The Funeral Home Products segment is a casket manufacturer and distributor in North America and produces a wide variety of wood, metal and cremation caskets. The Cremation segment is a designer and manufacturer of cremation equipment in North America and Europe. The Graphics Imaging segment manufactures and provides brand management, printing plates, gravure cylinders, pre-press services and imaging services for the primary packaging and corrugated industries. The marking and fulfillment systems segment designs, manufactures and distributes marking and coding equipment and consumables, industrial automation products and order fulfillment systems for identifying, tracking, picking and conveying consumer and industrial products. The merchandising solutions segment designs and manufactures merchandising displays and systems and provides creative merchandising and marketing solutions. The Company has manufacturing and marketing facilities in the United States, Mexico, Canada, Europe, Australia and Asia. Its raw materials include bronze and aluminum ingot, granite, sheet metal, coating materials, photopolymers and construction materials, cold-rolled steel and lumber, copper, bronze, stainless steel, particleboard, corrugated materials, paper veneer, cloth, ornamental hardware and coating materials, structural steel, sheet metal, electrical components, combustion devices and refractory materials. Its competitors include manufacturers in the cremation and accessory equipment market. The Company's operations are subject to various federal, state and local laws and regulations relating to the protection of the environment.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 29.90
MATW's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
77% of the 70 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MATW: 29.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
MATW' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.94  Med: 19.27 Max: 36.2
Current: 29.9
11.94
36.2
Forward P/E 14.51
MATW's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
52% of the 23 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.64 vs. MATW: 14.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 29.90
MATW's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
77% of the 70 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.33 vs. MATW: 29.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
MATW' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.8  Med: 19.23 Max: 36.24
Current: 29.9
11.8
36.24
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 17.28
MATW's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
59% of the 34 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.70 vs. MATW: 17.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
MATW' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.11  Med: 16.85 Max: 42.05
Current: 17.28
10.11
42.05
P/B 2.47
MATW's P/B is ranked lower than
54% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.24 vs. MATW: 2.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
MATW' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.63  Med: 2.31 Max: 3.91
Current: 2.47
1.63
3.91
P/S 1.26
MATW's P/S is ranked lower than
54% of the 84 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. MATW: 1.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
MATW' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.87  Med: 1.23 Max: 2.14
Current: 1.26
0.87
2.14
PFCF 20.13
MATW's PFCF is ranked lower than
58% of the 33 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.98 vs. MATW: 20.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
MATW' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.06  Med: 16.99 Max: 40.8
Current: 20.13
10.06
40.8
POCF 12.56
MATW's POCF is ranked lower than
55% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.38 vs. MATW: 12.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
MATW' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.26  Med: 12.23 Max: 25.13
Current: 12.56
8.26
25.13
EV-to-EBIT 24.43
MATW's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
78% of the 68 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.16 vs. MATW: 24.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
MATW' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.1  Med: 12.90 Max: 28.7
Current: 24.43
9.1
28.7
EV-to-EBITDA 15.32
MATW's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
74% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.45 vs. MATW: 15.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
MATW' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.4  Med: 10.60 Max: 17.4
Current: 15.32
7.4
17.4
Shiller P/E 24.20
MATW's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
67% of the 12 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 28.00 vs. MATW: 24.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
MATW' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.61  Med: 19.03 Max: 31.9
Current: 24.2
12.61
31.9
Current Ratio 2.52
MATW's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 87 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. MATW: 2.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
MATW' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.54  Med: 2.14 Max: 2.68
Current: 2.52
1.54
2.68
Quick Ratio 1.78
MATW's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 87 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.17 vs. MATW: 1.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
MATW' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.1  Med: 1.51 Max: 2.14
Current: 1.78
1.1
2.14
Days Inventory 64.10
MATW's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
80% of the 74 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.60 vs. MATW: 64.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
MATW' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 64.44  Med: 71.94 Max: 82.96
Current: 64.1
64.44
82.96
Days Sales Outstanding 68.71
MATW's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
88% of the 75 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.19 vs. MATW: 68.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
MATW' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 58.88  Med: 66.35 Max: 93.26
Current: 68.71
58.88
93.26
Days Payable 23.98
MATW's Days Payable is ranked lower than
59% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 34.89 vs. MATW: 23.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
MATW' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.79  Med: 26.42 Max: 36.82
Current: 23.98
17.79
36.82

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.09
MATW's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
82% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.51 vs. MATW: 1.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
MATW' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.43  Med: 0.84 Max: 1.28
Current: 1.09
0.43
1.28
Dividend Payout 0.31
MATW's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
58% of the 53 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MATW: 0.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
MATW' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.12 Max: 1.07
Current: 0.31
0.07
1.07
Dividend Growth (3y) 13.00
MATW's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
68% of the 28 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. MATW: 13.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
MATW' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5  Med: 11.20 Max: 22.1
Current: 13
5
22.1
Forward Dividend Yield 1.13
MATW's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
82% of the 72 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.13 vs. MATW: 1.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.97
MATW's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
63% of the 86 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.86 vs. MATW: 1.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
MATW' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 1.52 Max: 2.32
Current: 1.97
0.78
2.32
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -6.00
MATW's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
66% of the 53 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.30 vs. MATW: -6.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
MATW' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6  Med: 1.40 Max: 3.7
Current: -6
-6
3.7

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.31
MATW's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
54% of the 50 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. MATW: 1.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
MATW' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.71  Med: 1.21 Max: 1.77
Current: 1.31
0.71
1.77
Price/Median PS Value 0.99
MATW's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
60% of the 75 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. MATW: 0.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
MATW' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 1.40 Max: 2.07
Current: 0.99
0.75
2.07
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 4.09
MATW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 84 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. MATW: 4.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
MATW' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.5  Med: 7.70 Max: 11
Current: 4.09
3.5
11
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 4.24
MATW's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 44 Companies
in the Global Personal Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.06 vs. MATW: 4.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
MATW' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.1  Med: 11.80 Max: 19.1
Current: 4.24
3.1
19.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,454
EPS (TTM) $ 1.78
Beta1.07
Short Percentage of Float3.63%
52-Week Range $45.00 - 61.10
Shares Outstanding (Mil)33.01

Analyst Estimate

Sep16 Sep17
Revenue (Mil $) 1,507 1,590
EPS ($) 3.22 3.67
EPS w/o NRI ($) 3.22 3.67
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
10.00%
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