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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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.09
NYSE:SLW's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
90% of the 1463 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 11.67 vs. NYSE:SLW: 0.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NYSE:SLW' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 5.64 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.09
Equity to Asset 0.79
NYSE:SLW's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
79% of the 740 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. NYSE:SLW: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NYSE:SLW' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.61  Med: 0.87 Max: 1
Current: 0.79
0.61
1
Interest Coverage 14.14
NYSE:SLW's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
76% of the 940 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 10000.00 vs. NYSE:SLW: 14.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:SLW' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.14  Med: N/A Max: No Debt
Current: 14.14
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 4.06
M-Score: -2.19
WACC vs ROIC
16.95%
4.87%
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 (%) 32.02
NYSE:SLW's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 770 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 0.31 vs. NYSE:SLW: 32.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NYSE:SLW' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 32.02  Med: 52.03 Max: 76.86
Current: 32.02
32.02
76.86
Net-margin (%) 0.78
NYSE:SLW's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 772 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -1.83 vs. NYSE:SLW: 0.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NYSE:SLW' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -24.98  Med: 50.82 Max: 75.35
Current: 0.78
-24.98
75.35
ROE (%) 0.14
NYSE:SLW's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 1349 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -11.27 vs. NYSE:SLW: 0.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NYSE:SLW' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.5  Med: 10.27 Max: 22.54
Current: 0.14
-4.5
22.54
ROA (%) 0.12
NYSE:SLW's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1489 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -9.20 vs. NYSE:SLW: 0.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NYSE:SLW' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.4  Med: 7.83 Max: 20.12
Current: 0.12
-3.4
20.12
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 0.42
NYSE:SLW's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1425 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -12.71 vs. NYSE:SLW: 0.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NYSE:SLW' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.55  Med: 9.57 Max: 17672.24
Current: 0.42
-3.55
17672.24
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -1.60
NYSE:SLW's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 638 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -4.40 vs. NYSE:SLW: -1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:SLW' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -0.1 Max: 42.6
Current: -1.6
0
42.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -59.40
NYSE:SLW's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 1041 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -18.50 vs. NYSE:SLW: -59.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:SLW' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 2 Max: 107.6
Current: -59.4
0
107.6
» NYSE:SLW's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
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Guru Trades

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

David Dreman 8,596 sh (New)
Leon Cooperman 500,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 150,000 sh (New)
George Soros 1,000,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 29,400 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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Q2 2016

SLW Guru Trades in Q2 2016

John Burbank 2,716,424 sh (New)
Leon Cooperman 1,178,000 sh (+135.60%)
Ray Dalio 845,201 sh (+79.21%)
Steven Cohen 35,956 sh (+22.30%)
David Dreman 8,596 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 36,940 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
Murray Stahl 5,124,048 sh (-4.98%)
Paul Tudor Jones 85,108 sh (-43.26%)
John Hussman 25,000 sh (-66.67%)
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Q3 2016

SLW Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jim Simons 836,100 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 36,940 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 36,100 sh (unchged)
David Dreman 8,596 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Leon Cooperman Sold Out
Murray Stahl 4,809,218 sh (-6.14%)
John Hussman 15,000 sh (-40.00%)
Steven Cohen 18,000 sh (-49.94%)
Ray Dalio 367,874 sh (-56.47%)
John Burbank 152,223 sh (-94.40%)
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Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Silver
Compare:NYSE:TAHO, NAS:PAAS, NYSE:HL, NYSE:CDE, NYSE:AG, NAS:SSRI, NYSE:FSM, AMEX:MAG, NYSE:EXK, OTCPK:SVMLF, OTCPK:USAPF, OTCPK:SLVRF, OTCPK:MISVF, OTCPK:SZSMF, OTCPK:MLYCF, OTCPK:DOLLF, OTCPK:CMCXF, OTCPK:SDRG, OTCPK:ASLRF » 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 San Dimas, Yauliyacu, Peñasquito, Barrick and Antamina mines, the gold produced by the Sudbury and Salobo mines, the silver and gold produced by the Other mines and corporate operations. The Company's geographical areas include Canada, U.S.A, Mexico, Greece, Portugal, Sweden,Argentina/Chile, Brazil and Peru. The Company competes with other companies for precious metal purchase agreements and similar transactions.

Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward P/E 20.00
SLW's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
63% of the 144 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 14.41 vs. SLW: 20.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 1.71
SLW's P/B is ranked higher than
55% of the 1332 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. SLW: 1.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SLW' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.91  Med: 3.21 Max: 6.78
Current: 1.71
0.91
6.78
P/S 9.66
SLW's P/S is ranked lower than
85% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.74 vs. SLW: 9.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SLW' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.77  Med: 15 Max: 31.94
Current: 9.66
4.77
31.94
POCF 14.91
SLW's POCF is ranked lower than
72% of the 378 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 8.65 vs. SLW: 14.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SLW' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.9  Med: 21.25 Max: 51.53
Current: 14.91
6.9
51.53
EV-to-EBIT 422.78
SLW's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
98% of the 419 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 18.61 vs. SLW: 422.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SLW' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -82.7  Med: 33.7 Max: 585.3
Current: 422.78
-82.7
585.3
EV-to-EBITDA 31.11
SLW's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
75% of the 478 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 12.85 vs. SLW: 31.11 )
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 Max: 340.3
Current: 31.11
10.2
340.3
Shiller P/E 38.60
SLW's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
56% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 24.88 vs. SLW: 38.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
SLW' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 21.94  Med: 64.23 Max: 239.53
Current: 38.6
21.94
239.53
Current Ratio 8.23
SLW's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 1455 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. SLW: 8.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SLW' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 4.98 Max: 78.5
Current: 8.23
0.08
78.5
Quick Ratio 8.23
SLW's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 1454 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. SLW: 8.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SLW' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 4.22 Max: 78.5
Current: 8.23
0.08
78.5
Days Sales Outstanding 0.61
SLW's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
98% of the 617 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 37.69 vs. SLW: 0.61 )
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: 0.61
0.46
7.45

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.09
SLW's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
68% of the 652 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. SLW: 1.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
SLW' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 1.14 Max: 2.22
Current: 1.09
0.07
2.22
Dividend Growth (3y) -7.50
SLW's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
60% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -19.80 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 Max: 17.6
Current: -7.5
0
17.6
Forward Dividend Yield 1.26
SLW's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
68% of the 610 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. SLW: 1.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.09
SLW's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
70% of the 904 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 2.34 vs. SLW: 1.09 )
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: 1.14 Max: 2.22
Current: 1.09
0.07
2.22
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -4.50
SLW's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
72% of the 1042 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -12.00 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: -4.5 Max: 0
Current: -4.5
-405.8
0

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 1.67
SLW's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
58% of the 1292 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. SLW: 1.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SLW' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 3.04 Max: 6.97
Current: 1.67
0.33
6.97
Price/Projected FCF 15.79
SLW's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
92% of the 306 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.69 vs. SLW: 15.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
SLW' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 4.39 Max: 22.72
Current: 15.79
0.09
22.72
Price/Median PS Value 0.63
SLW's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
78% of the 535 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. SLW: 0.63 )
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: 0.89 Max: 2.21
Current: 0.63
0.01
2.21
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 0.18
SLW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 1455 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -5.10 vs. SLW: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SLW' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 2.9 Max: 8.1
Current: 0.18
0.18
8.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -38.78
SLW's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Silver industry.

( Industry Median: -5.36 vs. SLW: -38.78 )
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: -41  Med: 12.45 Max: 97.1
Current: -38.78
-41
97.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $833.6
Beta0.78
Short Percentage of Float1.74%
52-Week Range $10.04 - 31.35
Shares Outstanding (Mil)441.24

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 1,224 1,424 1,399 1,321
EPS ($) 0.86 1.30 1.26 1.06
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.86 1.30 1.26 1.06
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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