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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
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history
Cash to Debt 0.38
STN's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
52% of the 975 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. STN: 0.38 )
STN' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.38

Equity to Asset 0.53
STN's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
69% of the 952 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. STN: 0.53 )
STN' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 0.65
Current: 0.53

0.43
0.65
Interest Coverage 19.86
STN's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
61% of the 653 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.84 vs. STN: 19.86 )
STN' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 5.3   Max: 109.34
Current: 19.86

5.3
109.34
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 4.51
M-Score: -2.62
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 : 8/10

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history
Operating margin (%) 9.06
STN's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 970 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.11 vs. STN: 9.06 )
STN' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 3.68   Max: 48.55
Current: 9.06

3.68
48.55
Net-margin (%) 6.60
STN's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 970 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.98 vs. STN: 6.60 )
STN' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 0.75   Max: 7.73
Current: 6.6

0.75
7.73
ROE (%) 17.35
STN's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 927 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.16 vs. STN: 17.35 )
STN' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 2.04   Max: 18.05
Current: 17.35

2.04
18.05
ROA (%) 9.10
STN's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 982 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.93 vs. STN: 9.10 )
STN' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.95   Max: 9.57
Current: 9.1

0.95
9.57
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 55.82
STN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 973 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 29.02 vs. STN: 55.82 )
STN' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 20.9   Max: 204.41
Current: 55.82

20.9
204.41
Revenue Growth (%) 21.60
STN's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 822 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. STN: 21.60 )
STN' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 4.8   Max: 24.9
Current: 21.6

4.8
24.9
EBITDA Growth (%) 11.40
STN's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 685 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. STN: 11.40 )
STN' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 6.3   Max: 26
Current: 11.4

6.3
26
EPS Growth (%) 15.50
STN's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 612 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.30 vs. STN: 15.50 )
STN' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -24.1   Max: 29.3
Current: 15.5

-24.1
29.3
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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

STN Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Joel Greenblatt 3,911 sh (New)
Jim Simons 174,900 sh (+1028.39%)
Steven Cohen 3,400 sh (-24.44%)
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Q1 2014

STN Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Steven Cohen Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Jim Simons 44,400 sh (-74.61%)
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Q2 2014

STN Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 103,900 sh (+134.01%)
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Q3 2014

STN Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 112,700 sh (+8.47%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with STN

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GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.01%$29.48 - $31.58 $ 30.942%0
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 New Buy0.01%$25.51 - $34.03 $ 30.942%7822
Ray Dalio 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$10.9 - $13.63 $ 30.94153%0
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 20.40
STN's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 34.00 vs. STN: 20.40 )
STN' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 10.23   Max: 240.46
Current: 20.4

10.23
240.46
P/B 3.18
STN's P/B is ranked higher than
65% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.35 vs. STN: 3.18 )
STN' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.24   Max: 8.04
Current: 3.18

1.24
8.04
P/S 1.34
STN's P/S is ranked higher than
69% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.73 vs. STN: 1.34 )
STN' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.65   Max: 3.73
Current: 1.34

0.65
3.73
PFCF 18.26
STN's PFCF is ranked higher than
84% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. STN: 18.26 )
STN' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 7.52   Max: 192.86
Current: 18.26

7.52
192.86
EV-to-EBIT 15.57
STN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
73% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.87 vs. STN: 15.57 )
STN' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -1815.5   Max: 511
Current: 15.57

-1815.5
511
PEG 1.43
STN's PEG is ranked higher than
92% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. STN: 1.43 )
STN' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.76   Max: 15.77
Current: 1.43

0.76
15.77
Shiller P/E 32.45
STN's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
82% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. STN: 32.45 )
STN' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 14.8   Max: 83.37
Current: 32.45

14.8
83.37
Current Ratio 1.69
STN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
72% of the 972 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. STN: 1.69 )
STN' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.34   Max: 2.26
Current: 1.69

1.34
2.26
Quick Ratio 1.69
STN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 972 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. STN: 1.69 )
STN' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.86   Max: 2.26
Current: 1.69

0.86
2.26

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 1.06
STN's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
80% of the 636 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. STN: 1.06 )
STN' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 1.52
Current: 1.06

0.24
1.52
Dividend Payout 0.21
STN's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
93% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. STN: 0.21 )
STN' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 0.27
Current: 0.21

0.17
0.27
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.10
STN's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
79% of the 654 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.47 vs. STN: 1.10 )
STN' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 1.52
Current: 1.1

0.24
1.52
Share Buyback Rate -0.50
STN's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
76% of the 676 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.00 vs. STN: -0.50 )
STN' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0.3   Max: -8.6
Current: -0.5

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 15.51
STN's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
63% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.61 vs. STN: 15.51 )
STN' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.97   Max: 301.2
Current: 15.51

1.97
301.2
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.20
STN's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.88 vs. STN: 1.20 )
STN' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.03   Max: 5.39
Current: 1.2

1.03
5.39
Price/Median PS Value 0.74
STN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
92% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. STN: 0.74 )
STN' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 2.03
Current: 0.74

0.29
2.03
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.44
STN's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
93% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. STN: 1.44 )
STN' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 13.95
Current: 1.44

0.81
13.95
Price/Graham Number 3.74
STN's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
74% of the 1120 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. STN: 3.74 )
STN' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.24   Max: 22.65
Current: 3.74

1.24
22.65
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.40
STN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
71% of the 960 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. STN: 6.40 )
STN' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 12.9
Current: 6.4

0.2
12.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 17.39
STN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
88% of the 733 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.52 vs. STN: 17.39 )
STN' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 11.7   Max: 24.6
Current: 17.39

11.7
24.6

Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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Stantec, Inc., was incorporated under the Canada Business Corporations Act on March 23, 1984. It provides knowledge-based solutions in the area of infrastructure and facilities projects through value-added professional services, principally under fee-for-service agreements with clients. The Company's services include planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics for infrastructure and facilities projects. The Company's operating segments are Canada, the United States, and International—which are aggregated into the consulting services reportable segment. It provides service both in public and private sector.
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