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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
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history
Cash to Debt 0.30
OMN's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
52% of the 1021 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. OMN: 0.30 )
OMN' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.3

Equity to Asset 0.21
OMN's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
65% of the 1017 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. OMN: 0.21 )
OMN' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.04   Max: 0.81
Current: 0.21

-0.04
0.81
Interest Coverage 1.84
OMN's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
62% of the 669 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 23.21 vs. OMN: 1.84 )
OMN' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 8.36
Current: 1.84

0.14
8.36
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 1.77
M-Score: -2.40
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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history
Operating margin (%) 5.76
OMN's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1010 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 5.85 vs. OMN: 5.76 )
OMN' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1.9   Max: 12.01
Current: 5.76

-1.9
12.01
Net-margin (%) 1.93
OMN's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 1011 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.81 vs. OMN: 1.93 )
OMN' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -19.89   Max: 12.75
Current: 1.93

-19.89
12.75
ROE (%) 11.01
OMN's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1005 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.72 vs. OMN: 11.01 )
OMN' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -123.78   Max: 173.51
Current: 11.01

-123.78
173.51
ROA (%) 2.29
OMN's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1015 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 3.41 vs. OMN: 2.29 )
OMN' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -29.07   Max: 14.86
Current: 2.29

-29.07
14.86
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 17.15
OMN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1010 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 11.13 vs. OMN: 17.15 )
OMN' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -6.2   Max: 33.58
Current: 17.15

-6.2
33.58
Revenue Growth (%) 5.10
OMN's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 882 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. OMN: 5.10 )
OMN' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -4   Max: 15.1
Current: 5.1

-4
15.1
EBITDA Growth (%) 22.90
OMN's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 802 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. OMN: 22.90 )
OMN' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -28.3   Max: 39.4
Current: 22.9

-28.3
39.4
EPS Growth (%) -44.80
OMN's EPS Growth (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 722 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. OMN: -44.80 )
OMN' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -44.8   Max: 95.7
Current: -44.8

-44.8
95.7
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

OMN Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 306,775 sh (+17.06%)
Joel Greenblatt 175,852 sh (+5.34%)
Mario Gabelli 1,460,675 sh (-0.92%)
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Q4 2013

OMN Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 408,175 sh (+33.05%)
Mario Gabelli 1,476,875 sh (+1.11%)
Joel Greenblatt 157,036 sh (-10.7%)
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Q1 2014

OMN Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 450,075 sh (+10.27%)
Mario Gabelli 1,472,375 sh (-0.3%)
Joel Greenblatt 45,911 sh (-70.76%)
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Q2 2014

OMN Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 452,875 sh (+0.62%)
Mario Gabelli 1,460,675 sh (-0.79%)
Joel Greenblatt 27,644 sh (-39.79%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with OMN

(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 2014-06-30 Reduce -39.79%$8.58 - $10.76 $ 8.39-11%27644
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Reduce -70.76%0.02%$8.59 - $10.91 $ 8.39-12%45911
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Add 199.44%0.08%$6.46 - $7.86 $ 8.3918%207511
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 New Buy0.04%$4.89 - $6.88 $ 8.3962%69300
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Ratios

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history
P/E(ttm) 18.20
OMN's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 24.10 vs. OMN: 18.20 )
OMN' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 1.73   Max: 176.47
Current: 18.2

1.73
176.47
P/B 2.20
OMN's P/B is ranked higher than
55% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. OMN: 2.20 )
OMN' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 759
Current: 2.2

0.37
759
P/S 0.40
OMN's P/S is ranked higher than
87% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. OMN: 0.40 )
OMN' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 0.51
Current: 0.4

0.03
0.51
PFCF 69.90
OMN's PFCF is ranked higher than
68% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. OMN: 69.90 )
OMN' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.12   Max: 282.67
Current: 69.9

1.12
282.67
EV-to-EBIT 12.43
OMN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
82% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 18.25 vs. OMN: 12.43 )
OMN' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 7.5   Max: 381.3
Current: 12.43

7.5
381.3
PEG 1.05
OMN's PEG is ranked higher than
93% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. OMN: 1.05 )
OMN' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 1.68
Current: 1.05

0.1
1.68
Shiller P/E 10.70
OMN's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
94% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 58.64 vs. OMN: 10.70 )
OMN' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 5.13   Max: 235
Current: 10.7

5.13
235
Current Ratio 3.06
OMN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 864 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. OMN: 3.06 )
OMN' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.94   Max: 3.99
Current: 3.06

0.94
3.99
Quick Ratio 2.28
OMN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 864 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. OMN: 2.28 )
OMN' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 3.62
Current: 2.28

0.5
3.62

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 15.83
OMN's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
59% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.28 vs. OMN: 15.83 )
OMN' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.27   Max: 27.58
Current: 15.83

1.27
27.58
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.14
OMN's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.08 vs. OMN: 1.14 )
OMN' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.74   Max: 128.75
Current: 1.14

0.74
128.75
Price/Median PS Value 1.32
OMN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
53% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. OMN: 1.32 )
OMN' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 1.58
Current: 1.32

0.14
1.58
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.42
OMN's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
90% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. OMN: 1.42 )
OMN' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 6.72
Current: 1.42

0.14
6.72
Price/Graham Number 3.49
OMN's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
56% of the 1050 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.91 vs. OMN: 3.49 )
OMN' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.74   Max: 5.67
Current: 3.49

0.74
5.67
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 8.00
OMN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
77% of the 919 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. OMN: 8.00 )
OMN' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 13.3
Current: 8

0.3
13.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 17.50
OMN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
87% of the 775 Companies
in the Global Specialty Chemicals industry.

( Industry Median: 6.73 vs. OMN: 17.50 )
OMN' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -54.5   Max: 34.6
Current: 17.5

-54.5
34.6

Business Description

Industry: Chemicals » Specialty Chemicals
Compare:NEU, SCL, VAL, POL, CYT » details
Traded in other countries:OMO.Germany
Omnova Solutions, Inc. became an independent publicly-traded company on October 1, 1999. Omnova Solutions is an innovator of emulsion polymers, specialty chemicals and decorative and functional surfaces for a variety of commercial, industrial and residential end uses. Omnova operates two business segments: Performance Chemicals and Decorative Products. Omnova Solutions' Performance Chemicals segment produces a range of emulsion polymers and specialty chemicals based mainly on styrene butadiene, styrene butadiene acrylonitrile, styrene butadiene vinyl pyridine, polyvinyl acetate, acrylic, styrene acrylic, vinyl acrylic, glyoxal and fluorochemical chemistries. The Company operates well maintained, strategically located, cost competitive production facilities. Its custom-formulated products are tailored for coatings, binders and adhesives, which are used in paper, carpet, nonwovens, construction, oil and gas drilling, adhesives, tape, tire cord, floor polish, textiles, graphic arts, plastic parts and various other specialty applications. Omnova Solutions' Decorative Products segment develops designs, produces and markets a line of functional and decorative surfacing products, including coated fabrics, commercial wallcoverings, vinyl, paper and specialty laminates and performance films. These products are used in numerous applications, including commercial building refurbishment, remodeling and new construction; residential cabinets, flooring and furnishings; retail display; transportation markets including busses and mass transit, marine and automotive; recreational vehicles; manufactured housing; medical devices and products; and a variety of industrial film applications. Performance Chemicals segment utilizes a variety of raw materials, mainly monomers. Decorative Products segment utilizes a variety of raw materials, which include polyvinyl chloride resins, textiles, plasticizers, paper and titanium dioxide. The Company's paper and carpet customers include NewPage, Verso, Shaw Industries, Sappi and Beaulieu and specialty chemical customers include Freudenburg Nonwovens, Synthomer, Shurtape, Fiberweb and Sherwin-Williams. The main customers in Decorative Products segment include Steelcase, Armstrong, Stingray Boats, Ashley Furniture, Patrick Industries, Herculite and Merillat. The Company utilizes 23 strategically located manufacturing, technical and other facilities in North America, Europe and Asia to service its customer base. Performance Chemicals segment mainly sells its products directly to manufacturers through dedicated internal marketing, sales and technical service teams focused on providing responsive customized solutions to targeted markets and industries. Decorative Products segment distributes its products through a variety of channels. Commercial wall covering products are marketed through independent distributors to building owners, contractors, architects, interior designers and other specifiers. Performance Chemic
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Seth Klarman Sold Stake in Omnova Solutions Inc Jul 10 2009 
OMNOVA Solutions Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Jul 02 2009 

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