Switch to:

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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 1.58
SWC's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
69% of the 2481 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 307.00 vs. SWC: 1.58 )
SWC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: 1.58

Equity to Asset 0.63
SWC's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
77% of the 1292 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. SWC: 0.63 )
SWC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.55   Max: 0.87
Current: 0.63

0.55
0.87
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 2.79
M-Score: -2.21
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 : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -38.15
SWC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 1306 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -0.79 vs. SWC: -38.15 )
SWC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -148.81   Max: 41.71
Current: -38.15

-148.81
41.71
Net-margin (%) -25.99
SWC's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 1305 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -3.18 vs. SWC: -25.99 )
SWC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -126.36   Max: 27.29
Current: -25.99

-126.36
27.29
ROE (%) -32.63
SWC's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 2375 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -10.69 vs. SWC: -32.63 )
SWC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -67.44   Max: 17.1
Current: -32.63

-67.44
17.1
ROA (%) -20.06
SWC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 2458 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -8.55 vs. SWC: -20.06 )
SWC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -46.81   Max: 10.87
Current: -20.06

-46.81
10.87
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -52.80
SWC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 2377 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -10.75 vs. SWC: -52.80 )
SWC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -72.01   Max: 15.6
Current: -52.8

-72.01
15.6
Revenue Growth (%) 16.10
SWC's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 958 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. SWC: 16.10 )
SWC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -16.6   Max: 32.3
Current: 16.1

-16.6
32.3
» SWC's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

» Details

Guru Trades

Q3 2013

SWC Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Arnold Schneider 74,743 sh (+10.53%)
John Hussman 10,000 sh (unchged)
Ken Fisher Sold Out
Steven Cohen 27,200 sh (-93.95%)
» More
Q4 2013

SWC Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 346,810 sh (New)
John Hussman 10,000 sh (unchged)
Arnold Schneider 34,808 sh (-53.43%)
Steven Cohen 1,653 sh (-93.92%)
» More
Q1 2014

SWC Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 10,300 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 1,611,900 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 13,713 sh (+729.58%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 2,231,092 sh (+543.32%)
John Hussman 10,000 sh (unchged)
Arnold Schneider 23,233 sh (-33.25%)
» More
Q2 2014

SWC Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 47,600 sh (New)
John Hussman 10,000 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Arnold Schneider Sold Out
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 2,102,832 sh (-5.75%)
» More
» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with SWC

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
George Soros 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.1073%$8.49 - $23.72 $ 18.5725%0
John Griffin 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0664%$8.49 - $23.72 $ 18.5725%0
John Griffin 2011-06-30 Reduce -91.9%0.88%$17.67 - $23.96 $ 18.57-8%200000
George Soros 2011-06-30 New Buy0.11%$17.67 - $23.96 $ 18.57-8%346700
Premium More recent guru trades are included for Premium Members only!!
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/B 2.50
SWC's P/B is ranked higher than
57% of the 2675 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. SWC: 2.50 )
SWC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 4.26
Current: 2.5

0.41
4.26
P/S 2.60
SWC's P/S is ranked higher than
73% of the 2675 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SWC: 2.60 )
SWC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.26   Max: 4.48
Current: 2.6

0.26
4.48
PFCF 42.40
SWC's PFCF is ranked higher than
91% of the 2675 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SWC: 42.40 )
SWC' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 6.11   Max: 124.71
Current: 42.4

6.11
124.71
Current Ratio 6.09
SWC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
86% of the 1744 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.84 vs. SWC: 6.09 )
SWC' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 9.86
Current: 6.09

0.45
9.86
Quick Ratio 4.67
SWC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
84% of the 1741 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. SWC: 4.67 )
SWC' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 7.03
Current: 4.67

0.35
7.03

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 27.70
SWC's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
69% of the 2675 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SWC: 27.70 )
SWC' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 2.77   Max: 70.17
Current: 27.7

2.77
70.17
Price/Tangible Book 2.50
SWC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
56% of the 2675 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. SWC: 2.50 )
SWC' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 5.43
Current: 2.5

0.2
5.43
Price/DCF (Projected) 2.40
SWC's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
88% of the 2675 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SWC: 2.40 )
SWC' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.68   Max: 80.43
Current: 2.4

0.68
80.43
Price/Median PS Value 1.40
SWC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 2675 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SWC: 1.40 )
SWC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 5.54
Current: 1.4

0.21
5.54
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.70
SWC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
60% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. SWC: 3.70 )
SWC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 18.1
Current: 3.7

0.2
18.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 2.11
SWC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
91% of the 2095 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -13.46 vs. SWC: 2.11 )
SWC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -24.6   Max: 6.7
Current: 2.11

-24.6
6.7

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Industrial Metals & Minerals
Compare:BHP, RIO, CLF, XSRAY, AAUKY » details
Traded in other countries:SWC.U.Canada, PGM.Germany
Stillwater Mining Company is engaged in the development, extraction, processing, smelting, refining and marketing of palladium, platinum and associated metals (platinum group metals or PGMs) from a geological formation in south-central Montana known as the J-M Reef and from the recycling of spent catalytic converters. The Company is also engaged in expanding its mining operations on the J-M Reef, developing its Marathon PGM/copper property adjacent to Lake Superior in the province of Ontario, Canada and advancing the exploration of its Altar copper-gold property in the province of San Juan Argentina. The Company conducts mining operations at the Stillwater Mine near Nye, Montana, and at the East Boulder Mine south of Big Timber, Montana. The Company operates concentrating plants at each mining operation to upgrade the mined production into a concentrate form. It also operates a smelter and base metal refinery at Columbus, Montana which further upgrades the mined concentrates into a PGM-rich filter cake.
» More Articles for SWC

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
3 Sectors to Buy... 2 to Run From Apr 28 2014 
Weekly Guru Bargains Highlights: ONNN, DEG, SWC, MGM, MW Jul 14 2012 
Weekly Guru Bargains Highlights: DCI, SWC, APKT, RFMD, SNE May 14 2012 
Comment for Apr 22 2012 
comment on SWC Sep 25 2011 
@@ hussman soros Aug 27 2011 
gold John Hussman Jul 05 2011 
Daily Value Overview: June 7, 2011 Jun 07 2011 
Hedge Fund Blue Ridge Capital Q1 Portfolio Update May 17 2011 
Stillwater Mining Company Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Oct 29 2010 

More From Other Websites
STILLWATER MINING CO /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial... Aug 19 2014
STILLWATER MINING CO /DE/ Financials Aug 08 2014
Stillwater Mining Company to Participate in the Jefferies Industrials Conference Aug 05 2014
Stillwater Mining Company to Participate in the Jefferies Industrials Conference Aug 05 2014
Stillwater Mining (SWC) Crumbles: Stock Falls by 7% Aug 01 2014
Resource Plays Fall Hardest On Argentina Default Jul 31 2014
Stillwater Mining Co Earnings Call scheduled for 12:00 pm ET today Jul 31 2014
Stillwater Mining Company Reports Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Jul 31 2014
STILLWATER MINING CO /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition Jul 31 2014
Stillwater Mining Company Reports Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Jul 31 2014
Q2 2014 Stillwater Mining Company Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied Jul 31 2014
[video] Fast Money Final Trade: AMX, VWO, SWC, DOW Jul 25 2014
Your first trade for Monday Jul 25 2014
Stillwater Mining, A Brilliant Palladium Star: Can It Shine Forever? Jul 21 2014
Stillwater Mining Company Reports Second Quarter 2014 Mined Production and Recycling Results and... Jul 17 2014
Stillwater Mining Company Reports Second Quarter 2014 Mined Production and Recycling Results and... Jul 17 2014
STILLWATER MINING CO /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Triggering Events That Accelerate or Increase a Direct... Jul 09 2014
Stillwater Mining Could Ride Platinum's Tide Higher Jul 03 2014
Why Stillwater Mining (SWC) Stock Hit a 52-Week High Today Jul 02 2014
Zacks' Bull Of The Day: Stillwater Mining Jun 27 2014

Personalized Checklist








Within your circle of competence?
Macro economic environment favorable?
High quality business?
Enough margin of safety with stocks?
Gurus are buying?
Insiders are buying?
Management capable and shareholder friendly?
Catalyst for stock price to appreciate?
Your level of confidence with the research?

Add Notes, Comments or Ask Questions

User Comments

No comment yet

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)
Free 7-day Trial
FEEDBACK
Email Hide