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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 : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.06
SLW's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
92% of the 1409 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. SLW: 0.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SLW' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 7.55 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.06
Equity to Asset 0.75
SLW's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
73% of the 760 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. SLW: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SLW' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 0.87 Max: 1
Current: 0.75
0.61
1
Interest Coverage 23.18
SLW's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
65% of the 699 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SLW: 23.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SLW' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 52.77  Med: 5370.30 Max: N/A
Current: 23.18
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 3.94
M-Score: -2.74
WACC vs ROIC
16.82%
4.21%
WACC
ROIC
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 (%) 31.25
SLW's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 771 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -0.59 vs. SLW: 31.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SLW' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 35.09  Med: 55.58 Max: 76.49
Current: 31.25
35.09
76.49
Net-margin (%) -25.68
SLW's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 772 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -2.13 vs. SLW: -25.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SLW' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -24.98  Med: 52.76 Max: 75.35
Current: -25.68
-24.98
75.35
ROE (%) -4.25
SLW's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 1300 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -10.19 vs. SLW: -4.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SLW' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.5  Med: 12.04 Max: 22.54
Current: -4.25
-4.5
22.54
ROA (%) -3.43
SLW's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1430 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -8.63 vs. SLW: -3.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SLW' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.4  Med: 9.77 Max: 20.12
Current: -3.43
-3.4
20.12
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -3.46
SLW's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 1378 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -11.79 vs. SLW: -3.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SLW' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.55  Med: 12.49 Max: 18504.01
Current: -3.46
-3.55
18504.01
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -1.60
SLW's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 632 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -3.60 vs. SLW: -1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SLW' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -0.10 Max: 42.6
Current: -1.6
0
42.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -59.40
SLW's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 978 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -16.30 vs. SLW: -59.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SLW' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.90 Max: 112.7
Current: -59.4
0
112.7
» SLW's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-08-12)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

SLW Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 553,900 sh (New)
Murray Stahl 2,875,202 sh (+51.64%)
Ray Dalio 477,472 sh (+3.20%)
Mario Gabelli 36,750 sh (unchged)
John Hussman 125,000 sh (-37.50%)
John Burbank 115,000 sh (-46.16%)
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Q3 2015

SLW Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Murray Stahl 4,755,717 sh (+65.40%)
Jim Simons 907,988 sh (+63.93%)
Ray Dalio 541,592 sh (+13.43%)
Mario Gabelli 36,750 sh (unchged)
John Burbank Sold Out
John Hussman 100,000 sh (-20.00%)
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Q4 2015

SLW Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Ray Dalio 612,392 sh (+13.07%)
Mario Gabelli 31,640 sh (-13.90%)
Murray Stahl 3,988,882 sh (-16.12%)
John Hussman 75,000 sh (-25.00%)
Jim Simons 73,100 sh (-91.95%)
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Q1 2016

SLW Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Steven Cohen 29,400 sh (New)
George Soros 1,000,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 150,000 sh (New)
Leon Cooperman 500,000 sh (New)
David Dreman 8,596 sh (New)
Murray Stahl 5,392,631 sh (+35.19%)
Mario Gabelli 36,940 sh (+16.75%)
John Hussman 75,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Ray Dalio 471,620 sh (-22.99%)
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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Silver
Compare:TSX:THO, TSX:PAA, TSX:FR » details
Traded in other countries:SLW.Canada, SII.Germany, SLW.Switzerland, 0QYB.UK,
Silver Wheaton Corp is a mining company engaged in sale of silver and gold.

Silver Wheaton Corp is incorporated on August 23, 1994. The Company is a mining company engaged in sale of silver and gold. The Company currently has nine business segments, the silver produced by the Luismin, Zinkgruvan, Yauliyacu, Peñasquito, Cozamin, Barrick and Other mines, the silver and gold produced by the Minto mine and corporate operations. The Company competes with other companies for silver purchase agreements and similar transactions. The Mining Operations are subject to extensive foreign laws and regulations governing exploration, development, production, exports, taxes, labour standards, waste disposal, protection and remediation of the environment, reclamation, historic and cultural resources preservation, mine safety and occupation health, handling, storage and transportation of hazardous substances and other matters.

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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 28.25
SLW's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
72% of the 195 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 15.27 vs. SLW: 28.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 1.81
SLW's P/B is ranked lower than
54% of the 1342 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. SLW: 1.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SLW' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 3.34 Max: 6.78
Current: 1.81
0.91
6.78
P/S 10.81
SLW's P/S is ranked lower than
88% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. SLW: 10.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SLW' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.77  Med: 15.13 Max: 31.96
Current: 10.81
4.77
31.96
POCF 16.74
SLW's POCF is ranked lower than
80% of the 426 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. SLW: 16.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SLW' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.9  Med: 21.55 Max: 51.53
Current: 16.74
6.9
51.53
EV-to-EBITDA 160.07
SLW's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
97% of the 496 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 9.80 vs. SLW: 160.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SLW' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.2  Med: 26.00 Max: 340.3
Current: 160.07
10.2
340.3
Shiller P/E 38.84
SLW's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
66% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 18.56 vs. SLW: 38.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
SLW' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.63  Med: 71.52 Max: 249.13
Current: 38.84
21.63
249.13
Current Ratio 2.64
SLW's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 1361 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. SLW: 2.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SLW' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 4.86 Max: 78.5
Current: 2.64
0.08
78.5
Quick Ratio 2.64
SLW's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
66% of the 1361 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. SLW: 2.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SLW' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 4.21 Max: 78.5
Current: 2.64
0.08
78.5
Days Sales Outstanding 0.70
SLW's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
97% of the 628 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 33.93 vs. SLW: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SLW' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.46  Med: 2.47 Max: 7.45
Current: 0.7
0.46
7.45

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 1.07
SLW's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
78% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 2.45 vs. SLW: 1.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
SLW' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 1.18 Max: 2.22
Current: 1.07
0.07
2.22
Dividend Growth (3y) -7.50
SLW's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
61% of the 244 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -20.60 vs. SLW: -7.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
SLW' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 17.6
Current: -7.5
0
17.6
Forward Dividend Yield 1.05
SLW's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
77% of the 534 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 2.62 vs. SLW: 1.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.07
SLW's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
77% of the 810 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 3.03 vs. SLW: 1.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
SLW' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 1.18 Max: 2.22
Current: 1.07
0.07
2.22
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -4.50
SLW's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 970 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -9.80 vs. SLW: -4.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SLW' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -405.8  Med: -4.50 Max: 0
Current: -4.5
-405.8
0

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 1.83
SLW's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
52% of the 1304 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. SLW: 1.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SLW' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 3.00 Max: 8.03
Current: 1.83
0.29
8.03
Price/Projected FCF 19.44
SLW's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
94% of the 320 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. SLW: 19.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
SLW' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 5.78 Max: 141.78
Current: 19.44
0.09
141.78
Price/Median PS Value 0.71
SLW's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
65% of the 637 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 0.92 vs. SLW: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SLW' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.87 Max: 2.19
Current: 0.71
0.01
2.19
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -1.83
SLW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 1494 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -5.44 vs. SLW: -1.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SLW' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.83  Med: 2.90 Max: 8.1
Current: -1.83
-1.83
8.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -29.74
SLW's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
82% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -2.27 vs. SLW: -29.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
SLW' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -32.5  Med: 13.70 Max: 97.1
Current: -29.74
-32.5
97.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $705.7
EPS (TTM) $ -0.43
Beta0.43
Short Percentage of Float1.60%
52-Week Range $10.04 - 21.14
Shares Outstanding (Mil)440.00

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 1,061 1,109 1,101
EPS($) 0.75 0.89 0.88
EPS without NRI($) 0.75 0.89 0.88
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