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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 : 4/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.04
NOR's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
54% of the 2420 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 2.51 vs. NOR: 0.04 )
NOR' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.04

Equity to Asset 0.09
NOR's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
59% of the 1376 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. NOR: 0.09 )
NOR' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.17   Max: 0.24
Current: 0.09

-0.17
0.24
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 1.07
M-Score: -2.62
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 : 4/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -1.13
NOR's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1468 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. NOR: -1.13 )
NOR' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -19.49   Max: 15.68
Current: -1.13

-19.49
15.68
Net-margin (%) -3.45
NOR's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1468 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -2.32 vs. NOR: -3.45 )
NOR' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -5.85   Max: 13.17
Current: -3.45

-5.85
13.17
ROE (%) -37.25
NOR's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 2383 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -7.48 vs. NOR: -37.25 )
NOR' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -405.14   Max: 165.11
Current: -37.25

-405.14
165.11
ROA (%) -3.47
NOR's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 2439 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -5.78 vs. NOR: -3.47 )
NOR' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -4.13   Max: 10.09
Current: -3.47

-4.13
10.09
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -1.86
NOR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 2404 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -6.73 vs. NOR: -1.86 )
NOR' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -17.08   Max: 35.69
Current: -1.86

-17.08
35.69
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -6.90
NOR's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1091 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. NOR: -6.90 )
NOR' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 4.5
Current: -6.9

0
4.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -38.10
NOR's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1556 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -13.70 vs. NOR: -38.10 )
NOR' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: -32.1
Current: -38.1

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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

NOR Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Third Avenue Management 1,500,000 sh (New)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 6,262,347 sh (+13.75%)
Chuck Royce 2,341,740 sh (+12.3%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 1,472,910 sh (-1.34%)
Jim Simons 111,195 sh (-39.63%)
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Q1 2014

NOR Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Steven Cohen 50,319 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 10,830 sh (New)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 7,680 sh (New)
Jim Simons 260,300 sh (+134.09%)
Chuck Royce 2,591,740 sh (+10.68%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 6,276,516 sh (+0.23%)
Third Avenue Management 1,500,000 sh (unchged)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 71,970 sh (-95.11%)
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Q2 2014

NOR Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 15,872 sh (+46.56%)
Chuck Royce 3,183,398 sh (+22.83%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 7,085,054 sh (+12.88%)
Third Avenue Management 1,500,000 sh (unchged)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Sold Out
Jean-Marie Eveillard Sold Out
Jim Simons 143,800 sh (-44.76%)
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Q3 2014

NOR Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 216,500 sh (+50.56%)
Paul Tudor Jones 23,743 sh (+49.59%)
Chuck Royce 3,325,798 sh (+4.47%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 7,097,531 sh (+0.18%)
Third Avenue Management 1,500,000 sh (unchged)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with NOR

(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 $2.9 - $4.43 $ 3.49-2%0
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2014-03-31 New Buy$2.81 - $5.03 $ 3.49-7%7680
Third Avenue Management 2013-12-31 New Buy0.09%$2.23 - $3.22 $ 3.4931%1500000
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2013-09-30 Add 23.18%0.01%$2.54 - $3.42 $ 3.4916%5505398
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2013-06-30 Add 61.47%0.03%$3.23 - $4.45 $ 3.49-10%4469298
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2013-03-31 Add 48.25%0.02%$4.14 - $6.67 $ 3.49-36%2767898
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2012-09-30 Reduce -20.68%0.02%$5.85 - $7.89 $ 3.49-48%1867098
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.13%$6.97 - $10.86 $ 3.49-60%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 Add 62.54%0.05%$8.42 - $12.96 $ 3.49-66%149786
Joel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Add 22.15%0.02%$6.87 - $10.39 $ 3.49-58%92153
Joel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Add 91.38%0.05%$8.35 - $15.48 $ 3.49-70%75443
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Ratios

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P/B 2.10
NOR's P/B is ranked higher than
71% of the 2646 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. NOR: 2.10 )
NOR' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.17   Max: 5.12
Current: 2.1

1.17
5.12
P/S 0.20
NOR's P/S is ranked higher than
99% of the 2646 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. NOR: 0.20 )
NOR' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 0.72
Current: 0.2

0.12
0.72
EV-to-EBIT -59.25
NOR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
66% of the 2646 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. NOR: -59.25 )
NOR' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -91.7   Max: 48.1
Current: -59.25

-91.7
48.1
Shiller P/E 3.50
NOR's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
99% of the 2646 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. NOR: 3.50 )
NOR' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 1.69   Max: 5.57
Current: 3.5

1.69
5.57
Current Ratio 1.56
NOR's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 2425 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 2.39 vs. NOR: 1.56 )
NOR' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.25   Max: 4.17
Current: 1.56

1.25
4.17
Quick Ratio 0.72
NOR's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 2424 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. NOR: 0.72 )
NOR' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 3.07
Current: 0.72

0.63
3.07

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 1.10
NOR's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
70% of the 681 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 2.08 vs. NOR: 1.10 )
NOR' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 6.93
Current: 1.1

0.24
6.93
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.10
NOR's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
73% of the 697 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. NOR: 1.10 )
NOR' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 6.93
Current: 1.1

0.24
6.93
Share Buyback Rate -8.80
NOR's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
81% of the 1909 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -9.40 vs. NOR: -8.80 )
NOR' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0   Max: -16.7
Current: -8.8

Valuation & Return

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Price/DCF (Projected) 0.50
NOR's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
98% of the 2646 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. NOR: 0.50 )
NOR' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 0.6
Current: 0.5

0.24
0.6
Price/Median PS Value 0.60
NOR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
92% of the 2646 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. NOR: 0.60 )
NOR' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 2.18
Current: 0.6

0.4
2.18
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -1.70
NOR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
83% of the 2387 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: -5.10 vs. NOR: -1.70 )
NOR' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: -1.7   Max: 19.5
Current: -1.7

-1.7
19.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -22.35
NOR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
71% of the 678 Companies
in the Global Aluminum industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. NOR: -22.35 )
NOR' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -28.7   Max: 71.9
Current: -22.35

-28.7
71.9

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Aluminum
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Traded in other countries:NAF.Germany,
Noranda Aluminum Holding Corp was incorporated in Delaware on March 27, 2007. The Company is a North American integrated producer of value-added primary aluminum products and high quality rolled aluminum coils. The Company has two businesses: its upstream business and downstream business. Its upstream business produces primary aluminum, and consists of three reportable segments: Primary Aluminum, Alumina and Bauxite. These three segments are closely integrated and consist of a smelter near New Madrid, Missouri, which it refer to as New Madrid' and supporting operations at the Company's bauxite mining operation ('St. Ann') and alumina refinery ('Gramercy'). In 2013, New Madrid produced approximately 586 million pounds of primary aluminum, representing approximately 14% of total 2013 U.S. primary aluminum production, based on statistics from CRU. The Company's downstream business comprises its Flat-Rolled Products segment, which produces aluminum foil in North America, and consists of four rolling mill facilities with a combined aximum annual production capacity of 410 to 495 million pounds, depending on production mix. The Company competes with J.W. Aluminum Company, Aleris International Inc. and Novelis North America and among others. The Company's operations are subject to various U.S. federal, state, local and foreign environmental laws and regulations, including those governing emissions to air, discharges to waters, generation, use, storage, transportation, treatment and disposal of hazardous materials and wastes, land reclamation and employee health and safety.
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