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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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Cash to Debt No Debt
OMG's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
89% of the 989 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.68 vs. OMG: No Debt )
OMG' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Equity to Asset 0.65
OMG's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
73% of the 989 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. OMG: 0.65 )
OMG' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 0.79
Current: 0.65

0.13
0.79
Interest Coverage 3.64
OMG's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
57% of the 660 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 16.65 vs. OMG: 3.64 )
OMG' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 111.22
Current: 3.64

0.61
111.22
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 2.13
M-Score: -2.55
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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Operating margin (%) 3.55
OMG's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 980 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.73 vs. OMG: 3.55 )
OMG' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -11.9   Max: 19.47
Current: 3.55

-11.9
19.47
Net-margin (%) -7.26
OMG's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 980 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.76 vs. OMG: -7.26 )
OMG' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -28.25   Max: 32.73
Current: -7.26

-28.25
32.73
ROE (%) -7.24
OMG's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 972 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.54 vs. OMG: -7.24 )
OMG' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -74.33   Max: 27.63
Current: -7.24

-74.33
27.63
ROA (%) -4.71
OMG's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 985 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.38 vs. OMG: -4.71 )
OMG' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -9.92   Max: 16.8
Current: -4.71

-9.92
16.8
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 7.85
OMG's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 981 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 10.91 vs. OMG: 7.85 )
OMG' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -13.72   Max: 30.72
Current: 7.85

-13.72
30.72
Revenue Growth (%) -2.20
OMG's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 789 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. OMG: -2.20 )
OMG' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -11.5   Max: 38.5
Current: -2.2

-11.5
38.5
EBITDA Growth (%) -49.30
OMG's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 681 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. OMG: -49.30 )
OMG' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -49.3   Max: 57.2
Current: -49.3

-49.3
57.2
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

OMG Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Zeke Ashton 86,500 sh (New)
Whitney Tilson 56,500 sh (New)
John Burbank 316,119 sh (New)
Richard Snow 1,057,010 sh (+1865.76%)
Steven Cohen 9,210 sh (+1742%)
Jim Simons 200,900 sh (+32.17%)
Chuck Royce 866,800 sh (+4.11%)
John Buckingham Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 100,271 sh (-9.22%)
CI Can Am Small Cap 117,300 sh (-28.48%)
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Q2 2013

OMG Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Steven Cohen 11,610 sh (+26.06%)
Jim Simons 250,900 sh (+24.89%)
Chuck Royce 1,062,459 sh (+22.57%)
Richard Snow 1,199,110 sh (+13.44%)
Whitney Tilson Sold Out
Zeke Ashton Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 85,833 sh (-14.4%)
John Burbank 87,132 sh (-72.44%)
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Q3 2013

OMG Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Steven Cohen 68,605 sh (+490.91%)
Chuck Royce 1,171,259 sh (+10.24%)
Jim Simons 272,200 sh (+8.49%)
CI Can Am Small Cap Sold Out
John Burbank Sold Out
Richard Snow 1,066,610 sh (-11.05%)
Joel Greenblatt 73,865 sh (-13.94%)
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Q4 2013

OMG Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 74,605 sh (+8.75%)
Chuck Royce 1,212,059 sh (+3.48%)
Joel Greenblatt 67,363 sh (-8.8%)
Jim Simons 147,100 sh (-45.96%)
Richard Snow 36,816 sh (-96.55%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with OMG

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Burbank 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.09%$28.42 - $33.61 $ 31.130%0
John Burbank 2013-06-30 Reduce -72.44%0.22%$22.48 - $31.83 $ 31.1313%87132
John Burbank 2013-03-31 New Buy0.3%$22.2 - $28.11 $ 31.1323%316119
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 New Buy0.14%$17.71 - $21.98 $ 31.1354%110453
David Dreman 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.58%$16.93 - $28 $ 31.1346%0
Joel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.16%$20.16 - $30.1 $ 31.1326%0
Joel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Add 87.61%0.08%$26.21 - $39.41 $ 31.13-4%38371
Joel Greenblatt 2011-03-31 Add 244.33%0.18%$33.87 - $39.39 $ 31.13-14%22912
George Soros 2011-03-31 Sold Out $33.87 - $39.39 $ 31.13-14%0
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Ratios

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P/B 0.90
OMG's P/B is ranked higher than
81% of the 960 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. OMG: 0.90 )
OMG' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 2.74
Current: 0.9

0.37
2.74
P/S 0.90
OMG's P/S is ranked higher than
62% of the 1000 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. OMG: 0.90 )
OMG' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 13.26
Current: 0.9

0.25
13.26
PFCF 94.40
OMG's PFCF is ranked lower than
72% of the 489 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 18.82 vs. OMG: 94.40 )
OMG' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.87   Max: 150.95
Current: 94.4

1.87
150.95
EV-to-EBIT 22.20
OMG's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
56% of the 842 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 14.88 vs. OMG: 22.20 )
OMG' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 1.1   Max: 105.2
Current: 22.2

1.1
105.2
Shiller P/E 41.20
OMG's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
66% of the 442 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 22.21 vs. OMG: 41.20 )
OMG' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 3.12   Max: 386.25
Current: 41.2

3.12
386.25

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 0.20
OMG's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
95% of the 755 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. OMG: 0.20 )
OMG' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.91   Max: 6.83
Current: 0.2

0.91
6.83
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.20
OMG's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
95% of the 771 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. OMG: 0.20 )
OMG' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.91   Max: 6.83
Current: 0.2

0.91
6.83
Share Buyback Rate -1.10
OMG's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
67% of the 567 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: -1.00 vs. OMG: -1.10 )
OMG' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: -0.3   Max: -8.1
Current: -1.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 3.10
OMG's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
62% of the 927 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. OMG: 3.10 )
OMG' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.83   Max: 4.43
Current: 3.1

0.83
4.43
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.50
OMG's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
95% of the 432 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. OMG: 0.50 )
OMG' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 24.19
Current: 0.5

0.31
24.19
Price/Median PS Value 1.00
OMG's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
61% of the 927 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. OMG: 1.00 )
OMG' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.13   Max: 2.8
Current: 1

0.13
2.8
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 4.50
OMG's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
52% of the 886 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. OMG: 4.50 )
OMG' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1   Max: 88.7
Current: 4.5

1
88.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 10.89
OMG's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
81% of the 594 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.16 vs. OMG: 10.89 )
OMG' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -9.5   Max: 66.3
Current: 10.89

-9.5
66.3

Business Description

Industry: Chemicals » Specialty Chemicals
Compare:NEU, SCL, VAL, POL, CYT » details
Traded in other countries:OM5.Germany
OM Group, Inc., is a Delaware corporation and was formed in 1991. The Company is a diversified industrial growth company serving attractive global markets, including automotive systems, electronic devices, aerospace, general industrial and renewable energy. It uses innovative technologies to address customers' complex applications and demanding requirements. During 2012, the Company operated in four business platforms namely; Magnetic Technologies segment, Battery Technologies segment, Specialty Chemicals segment and Advanced Materials segment. The Magnetic Technologies segment develops, manufactures and distributes differentiated, high-performance, industrial-use magnetic materials and related products and systems with exceptional magnetic and/or physical properties. This segment offer the complete range of magnetic technology products, from magnetically soft products to the most powerful permanent magnets in the world. Its products are sold into a wide array of end markets, including automotive systems, electrical installation technology, general industrial, retail and renewable energy. This segment sells the majority of its products directly to original equipment manufacturers who incorporate them into their sub-assemblies and final assemblies. The Battery Technologies segment provides advanced batteries, battery management systems, and energetic devices for defense, aerospace and medical markets. It sells these products directly to customers who incorporate them into sub-assemblies. The business is also focused on developing products, technologies and applications for emerging markets, including commercial aerospace, alternative energy storage and oil & gas. The Specialty Chemicals segment develops, produces and supplies chemicals for electronic and industrial applications, and photomasks used by customers to produce semiconductors and related products. The majority of its sales are directly to customers. In January 2013 the Company entered into agreements to exit Advanced Materials segment. During 2012 and through the date of sale, this segment manufactures inorganic products using unrefined cobalt and other metals, for the mobile energy storage, renewable energy, automotive systems, construction and mining, and industrial end markets. The Company has operations in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific, with the majority of its operations located outside of the United States. The Company markets its products worldwide and purchases important raw materials from suppliers located outside of the United States. The Company is subject to a variety of environmental and pollution control laws and regulations in the jurisdictions in which it operates.

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