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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 : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.61
MATX's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
83% of the 1138 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.32 vs. MATX: 0.61 )
MATX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.61

Equity to Asset 0.27
MATX's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
56% of the 1128 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. MATX: 0.27 )
MATX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 0.52
Current: 0.27

0.21
0.52
Interest Coverage 6.97
MATX's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
73% of the 730 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.16 vs. MATX: 6.97 )
MATX' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.48   Max: 15.29
Current: 6.97

1.48
15.29
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 2.76
M-Score: -2.75
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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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 6.45
MATX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.63 vs. MATX: 6.45 )
MATX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 2.65   Max: 12.24
Current: 6.45

2.65
12.24
Net-margin (%) 2.99
MATX's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 4.57 vs. MATX: 2.99 )
MATX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 1.92   Max: 10.53
Current: 2.99

1.92
10.53
ROE (%) 14.81
MATX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1130 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 7.33 vs. MATX: 14.81 )
MATX' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 3.03   Max: 17.38
Current: 14.81

3.03
17.38
ROA (%) 3.85
MATX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1149 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.91 vs. MATX: 3.85 )
MATX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 1.36   Max: 6.89
Current: 3.85

1.36
6.89
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 14.06
MATX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1145 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 7.73 vs. MATX: 14.06 )
MATX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 2.27   Max: 21.17
Current: 14.06

2.27
21.17
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 4.80
MATX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 978 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. MATX: 4.80 )
MATX' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -8.4   Max: 11.9
Current: 4.8

-8.4
11.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -5.90
MATX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 889 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. MATX: -5.90 )
MATX' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -17.6   Max: 21.4
Current: -5.9

-17.6
21.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -9.70
MATX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 780 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. MATX: -9.70 )
MATX' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -53.2   Max: 77
Current: -9.7

-53.2
77
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

MATX Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Arnold Van Den Berg 300,426 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 38,898 sh (+118.55%)
Jim Simons 181,794 sh (+105.52%)
Joel Greenblatt 501,700 sh (+42.7%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,559,800 sh (+38.65%)
Chuck Royce 594,700 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q2 2014

MATX Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Arnold Van Den Berg 438,804 sh (+46.06%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,727,089 sh (+6.54%)
Chuck Royce 594,700 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt 464,491 sh (-7.42%)
Paul Tudor Jones 23,636 sh (-39.24%)
Jim Simons 48,100 sh (-73.54%)
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Q3 2014

MATX Guru Trades in Q3 2014

PRIMECAP Management 68,000 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 594,700 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,725,167 sh (-0.07%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 412,109 sh (-6.08%)
Joel Greenblatt 327,934 sh (-29.4%)
Paul Tudor Jones 14,589 sh (-38.28%)
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Q4 2014

MATX Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Arnold Van Den Berg 381,601 sh (-7.4%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with MATX

(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 2014-09-30 Reduce -29.4%0.05%$25.54 - $28.99 $ 36.3233%327934
PRIMECAP Management 2014-09-30 New Buy$25.54 - $28.99 $ 36.3233%68000
Arnold Van Den Berg 2014-06-30 Add 46.06%0.32%$23.07 - $26.41 $ 36.3249%438804
Arnold Van Den Berg 2014-03-31 New Buy0.62%$22.97 - $26.76 $ 36.3247%300426
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add 42.7%0.06%$22.97 - $26.76 $ 36.3247%501700
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-03-31 Add 38.65%0.06%$22.97 - $26.76 $ 36.3247%2559800
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2013-12-31 Add 88.31%0.1%$23.59 - $27.71 $ 36.3241%1846200
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Add 40.19%0.06%$23.59 - $27.71 $ 36.3241%351570
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Add 222.13%0.14%$25.71 - $29.24 $ 36.3231%250782
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2013-09-30 New Buy0.12%$25.71 - $29.24 $ 36.3231%980400
Bill Ackman 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.05%$25.71 - $29.24 $ 36.3231%0
PRIMECAP Management 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.02%$25.71 - $29.24 $ 36.3231%0
Ray Dalio 2013-09-30 Sold Out $25.71 - $29.24 $ 36.3231%0
Bill Ackman 2013-06-30 Reduce -93.31%0.69%$21.85 - $26.27 $ 36.3249%202913
Meridian Funds 2013-06-30 Reduce -27.31%0.12%$21.85 - $26.27 $ 36.3249%354800
PRIMECAP Management 2013-06-30 Reduce -38.65%0.01%$21.85 - $26.27 $ 36.3249%510300
Ray Dalio 2013-06-30 Reduce -86.95%0.01%$21.85 - $26.27 $ 36.3249%9967
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Add 238.67%0.08%$24.25 - $27.41 $ 36.3240%92555
PRIMECAP Management 2013-03-31 Reduce -22.88%0.01%$24.25 - $27.41 $ 36.3240%831737
Ray Dalio 2013-03-31 Add 210.13%0.01%$24.25 - $27.41 $ 36.3240%76367
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 New Buy0.04%$20.42 - $25.08 $ 36.3263%27329
Ray Dalio 2012-12-31 Reduce -58.46%0.01%$20.42 - $25.08 $ 36.3263%24624
Bill Ackman 2012-09-30 New Buy0.86%$20.44 - $27.59 $ 36.3250%3644870
Meridian Funds 2012-09-30 New Buy0.35%$20.44 - $27.59 $ 36.3250%460900
PRIMECAP Management 2012-09-30 New Buy0.04%$20.44 - $27.59 $ 36.3250%1182437
Ray Dalio 2012-09-30 New Buy0.02%$20.44 - $27.59 $ 36.3250%59280
Whitney Tilson 2012-03-31 New Buy2.4%$41.09 - $48.86 $ 36.3220%174172
John Keeley 2012-03-31 Sold Out 0.07%$41.09 - $48.86 $ 36.3220%0
Ray Dalio 2012-03-31 New Buy0.06%$41.09 - $48.86 $ 36.3220%82568
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 New Buy0.04%$41.09 - $48.86 $ 36.3220%8670
John Keeley 2011-12-31 New Buy0.07%$33.16 - $44.39 $ 36.3280%85000
Charles Brandes 2011-12-31 New Buy0.06%$33.16 - $44.39 $ 36.3280%150630
George Soros 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.03%$33.16 - $44.39 $ 36.3280%0
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 31.10
MATX's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 25.70 vs. MATX: 31.10 )
MATX' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 3.12   Max: 54.21
Current: 31.1

3.12
54.21
Forward P/E 21.10
MATX's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
76% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 19.76 vs. MATX: 21.10 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 31.00
MATX's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 25.70 vs. MATX: 31.00 )
MATX' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 4.54   Max: 78.57
Current: 31

4.54
78.57
P/B 4.26
MATX's P/B is ranked higher than
56% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. MATX: 4.26 )
MATX' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 4.82
Current: 4.26

0.33
4.82
P/S 0.93
MATX's P/S is ranked higher than
76% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. MATX: 0.93 )
MATX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 0.93
Current: 0.93

0.22
0.93
PFCF 13.92
MATX's PFCF is ranked higher than
90% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. MATX: 13.92 )
MATX' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.48   Max: 467.12
Current: 13.92

2.48
467.12
POCF 10.20
MATX's POCF is ranked higher than
76% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 11.03 vs. MATX: 10.20 )
MATX' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 1.5   Max: 13.37
Current: 10.2

1.5
13.37
EV-to-EBIT 15.76
MATX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
82% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 23.06 vs. MATX: 15.76 )
MATX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 5.9   Max: 31.8
Current: 15.76

5.9
31.8
PEG 77.50
MATX's PEG is ranked higher than
80% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. MATX: 77.50 )
MATX' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 98.46
Current: 77.5

0.56
98.46
Shiller P/E 25.93
MATX's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
82% of the 1212 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 41.10 vs. MATX: 25.93 )
MATX' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 3.02   Max: 25.94
Current: 25.93

3.02
25.94
Current Ratio 2.27
MATX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
90% of the 1142 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. MATX: 2.27 )
MATX' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.74   Max: 2.29
Current: 2.27

0.74
2.29
Quick Ratio 2.27
MATX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 1142 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. MATX: 2.27 )
MATX' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 2.29
Current: 2.27

0.63
2.29
Days Inventory 0.36
MATX's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
98% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 27.91 vs. MATX: 0.36 )
MATX' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 33.77
Current: 0.36

0.57
33.77
Days Sales Outstanding 41.78
MATX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
79% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 49.52 vs. MATX: 41.78 )
MATX' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 31.65   Max: 52.92
Current: 41.78

31.65
52.92

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 1.82
MATX's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
51% of the 887 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. MATX: 1.82 )
MATX' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.79   Max: 14.74
Current: 1.82

1.79
14.74
Dividend Payout 0.56
MATX's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
76% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.76 vs. MATX: 0.56 )
MATX' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 8.29
Current: 0.56

0.2
8.29
Dividend growth (3y) -21.10
MATX's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
64% of the 644 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. MATX: -21.10 )
MATX' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -21.1   Max: 11.1
Current: -21.1

-21.1
11.1
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.76
MATX's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
78% of the 902 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. MATX: 0.76 )
MATX' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.76   Max: 6.24
Current: 0.76

0.76
6.24
Share Buyback Rate -1.30
MATX's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
72% of the 686 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. MATX: -1.30 )
MATX' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 3.3   Max: -2.3
Current: -1.3

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 4.64
MATX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
61% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. MATX: 4.64 )
MATX' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 4.82
Current: 4.64

0.39
4.82
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.36
MATX's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 6.89 vs. MATX: 1.36 )
MATX' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.52   Max: 145.91
Current: 1.36

0.52
145.91
Price/Median PS Value 1.43
MATX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
64% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. MATX: 1.43 )
MATX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 1.21
Current: 1.43

0.39
1.21
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.32
MATX's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. MATX: 1.32 )
MATX' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 4.11
Current: 1.32

0.21
4.11
Price/Graham Number 2.53
MATX's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
69% of the 1213 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. MATX: 2.53 )
MATX' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 2.45
Current: 2.53

0.37
2.45
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.30
MATX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1138 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. MATX: 6.30 )
MATX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 3.1   Max: 16.8
Current: 6.3

3.1
16.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 29.25
MATX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
97% of the 767 Companies
in the Global Shipping & Ports industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. MATX: 29.25 )
MATX' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -25.2   Max: 38.3
Current: 29.25

-25.2
38.3

Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Shipping & Ports
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Traded in other countries:68M.Germany,
Matson, Inc., is a holding company incorporated in January 2012, in the State of Hawaii. The Company provides ocean transportation and logistics services. Its ocean transportation business is conducted through Matson Navigation Company, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company MatNav is an asset-based business that provides a lifeline of ocean freight transportation services to the island economies of Hawaii, Guam and Micronesia, and also operates a premium, expedited service from China to Long Beach, California. In January 2013, it began providing ocean services to various islands in the South Pacific including New Zealand, Fiji, Samoa, American Samoa, Tonga and the Cook Islands, and later expanded service to include Australia to the Solomon Islands. Its fleet consists of 18 owned and three chartered vessels including containerships, combination container/roll-on/roll-off ships, and custom-designed barges. The Company also provides container stevedoring, container equipment maintenance and other terminal services for MatNav and other ocean carriers through Matson Terminals, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of MatNav, on the islands of Oahu, Hawaii, Maui and Kauai. The Company's logistics business is conducted through Matson Logistics, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of MatNav. Matson Logistics is an asset-light business that provides multimodal transportation, including domestic and international rail intermodal service; long-haul and regional highway brokerage, specialized hauling, flat-bed and project work, less-than-truckload services, expedited freight services, and warehousing and distribution services. The warehousing and distribution services are provided by Matson Logistics Warehousing, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Matson Logistics. Its competitors include Horizon Lines, Inc., Pasha Hawaii Transport Lines, Maersk, COSCO, Evergreen C.H. Robinson Worldwide, and the Hub Group. The Company is subject to federal, state and local laws and regulations.
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