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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 0.55
PTSI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
79% of the 1315 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.33 vs. PTSI: 0.55 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.55

Equity to Asset 0.31
PTSI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
59% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.42 vs. PTSI: 0.31 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 0.63
Current: 0.31

0.21
0.63
Interest Coverage 7.94
PTSI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
71% of the 751 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 7.12 vs. PTSI: 7.94 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.12   Max: 21.06
Current: 7.94

1.12
21.06
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 3.25
M-Score: -3.25
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 (%) 5.60
PTSI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1319 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 6.53 vs. PTSI: 5.60 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -5.4   Max: 12.49
Current: 5.6

-5.4
12.49
Net-margin (%) 3.28
PTSI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1318 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. PTSI: 3.28 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -4.61   Max: 6.24
Current: 3.28

-4.61
6.24
ROE (%) 11.56
PTSI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1294 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 7.76 vs. PTSI: 11.56 )
PTSI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -11.21   Max: 23.77
Current: 11.56

-11.21
23.77
ROA (%) 4.23
PTSI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1324 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 3.02 vs. PTSI: 4.23 )
PTSI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -6.15   Max: 8.08
Current: 4.23

-6.15
8.08
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 9.74
PTSI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1313 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 7.56 vs. PTSI: 9.74 )
PTSI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -9.04   Max: 41.83
Current: 9.74

-9.04
41.83
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 8.80
PTSI's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1113 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. PTSI: 8.80 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -7.2   Max: 17.5
Current: 8.8

-7.2
17.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 31.60
PTSI's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 968 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. PTSI: 31.60 )
PTSI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -40   Max: 45.4
Current: 31.6

-40
45.4
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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

PTSI Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 243,499 sh (+4.01%)
Donald Smith Sold Out
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Q2 2014

PTSI Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 263,000 sh (+8.01%)
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Q3 2014

PTSI Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 287,200 sh (+9.20%)
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Q4 2014

PTSI Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 313,500 sh (+9.16%)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 37.70
PTSI's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
65% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 29.10 vs. PTSI: 37.70 )
PTSI' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 12.09   Max: 730.67
Current: 37.7

12.09
730.67
Forward P/E 58.14
PTSI's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
63% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 58.14 vs. PTSI: 58.14 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 37.60
PTSI's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 30.30 vs. PTSI: 37.60 )
PTSI' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 12.12   Max: 548
Current: 37.6

12.12
548
P/B 4.72
PTSI's P/B is ranked lower than
54% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.83 vs. PTSI: 4.72 )
PTSI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 4.72
Current: 4.72

0.18
4.72
P/S 1.24
PTSI's P/S is ranked higher than
60% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. PTSI: 1.24 )
PTSI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 1.24
Current: 1.24

0.08
1.24
PFCF 19.09
PTSI's PFCF is ranked higher than
87% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. PTSI: 19.09 )
PTSI' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 4.29   Max: 81.88
Current: 19.09

4.29
81.88
POCF 9.23
PTSI's POCF is ranked higher than
80% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 13.15 vs. PTSI: 9.23 )
PTSI' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 0.67   Max: 10.06
Current: 9.23

0.67
10.06
EV-to-EBIT 22.37
PTSI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
76% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 25.76 vs. PTSI: 22.37 )
PTSI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -612.7   Max: 125.3
Current: 22.37

-612.7
125.3
PEG 1.38
PTSI's PEG is ranked higher than
94% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. PTSI: 1.38 )
PTSI' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.55   Max: 1679
Current: 1.38

0.55
1679
Shiller P/E 399.39
PTSI's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
72% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. PTSI: 399.39 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 3.71   Max: 397.31
Current: 399.39

3.71
397.31
Current Ratio 1.12
PTSI's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 1298 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. PTSI: 1.12 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.79   Max: 2.32
Current: 1.12

0.79
2.32
Quick Ratio 1.11
PTSI's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 1298 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. PTSI: 1.11 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.79   Max: 2.3
Current: 1.11

0.79
2.3
Days Inventory 2.39
PTSI's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
92% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 27.90 vs. PTSI: 2.39 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 0.76   Max: 14.86
Current: 2.39

0.76
14.86
Days Sales Outstanding 47.06
PTSI's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
76% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 51.56 vs. PTSI: 47.06 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 39.55   Max: 67.59
Current: 47.06

39.55
67.59

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 4.72
PTSI's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
56% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. PTSI: 4.72 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 3.65
Current: 4.72

0.34
3.65
Price/Median PS Value 3.19
PTSI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
51% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. PTSI: 3.19 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 2.6
Current: 3.19

0.43
2.6
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.51
PTSI's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. PTSI: 1.51 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 7.16
Current: 1.51

0.54
7.16
Price/Graham Number 2.71
PTSI's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
66% of the 1462 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 2.46 vs. PTSI: 2.71 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.62   Max: 2.21
Current: 2.71

0.62
2.21
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 4.50
PTSI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1297 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. PTSI: 4.50 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 13.8
Current: 4.5

0.8
13.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 23.18
PTSI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
94% of the 775 Companies
in the Global Trucking industry.

( Industry Median: 2.49 vs. PTSI: 23.18 )
PTSI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -69.3   Max: 31.9
Current: 23.18

-69.3
31.9

Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Trucking
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P AM Transportation is a holding Company incorporated under the laws of the State of Delaware in June 1986. The Company is a truckload dry-van carrier transporting general commodities throughout the continental United States, as well as in certain Canadian provinces. The Company also provides transportation services in Mexico under agreements with Mexican carriers. Its freight consists of automotive parts, expedited goods, consumer goods, such as general retail store merchandise, and manufactured goods, such as heating and air conditioning units. Its operations can generally be classified into truckload services or brokerage and logistics services. Truckload services include those transportation services in which it utilizes Company owned trucks or owner-operator owned trucks for the pickup and delivery of freight. The brokerage and logistics services consists of services such as transportation scheduling, routing, mode selection, trans loading, and other value added services related to the transportation of freight which may or may not involve the use of Company owned or owner-operator owned equipment. The Company competes mainly with other irregular route medium- to long-haul truckload carriers, with private carriage conducted by its existing and potential customers, and, to a lesser extent, with the railroads. The Company's operations are subject to various environmental laws and regulations.
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