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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

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


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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

SLV Guru Trades in Q3 2015

First Eagle Investment 251,600 sh (unchged)
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Q4 2015

SLV Guru Trades in Q4 2015

First Eagle Investment 251,600 sh (unchged)
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Q1 2016

SLV Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jana Partners 250,000 sh (New)
Zeke Ashton 30,000 sh (New)
First Eagle Investment 251,600 sh (unchged)
Eric Mindich 1,500,000 sh (unchged)
Zeke Ashton 44,000 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 250,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 651,200 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 884,700 sh (unchged)
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Q2 2016

SLV Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Chanos 143,884 sh (New)
Zeke Ashton 35,000 sh (+16.67%)
Steven Cohen 199,800 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 755,900 sh (unchged)
Jim Chanos 2,491 sh (unchged)
Zeke Ashton 89,000 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment 251,600 sh (unchged)
Jana Partners Sold Out
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Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $13.06 - 19.60
Shares Outstanding (Mil)99,999,999.99
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