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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 : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.60
SWM's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
59% of the 337 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. SWM: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SWM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.14 Max: N/A
Current: 0.6
Equity to Asset 0.38
SWM's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
65% of the 285 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. SWM: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SWM' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.36  Med: 0.42 Max: 0.64
Current: 0.38
0.36
0.64
Interest Coverage 14.74
SWM's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
61% of the 175 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 8.18 vs. SWM: 14.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SWM' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.96  Med: 14.35 Max: 60.89
Current: 14.74
0.96
60.89
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 3.06
M-Score: -2.84
WACC vs ROIC
8.97%
11.98%
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 (%) 12.28
SWM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 338 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 3.09 vs. SWM: 12.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SWM' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 0.81  Med: 11.73 Max: 19.49
Current: 12.28
0.81
19.49
Net-margin (%) 10.97
SWM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 338 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. SWM: 10.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SWM' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -0.12  Med: 6.16 Max: 11.56
Current: 10.97
-0.12
11.56
ROE (%) 16.91
SWM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 330 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 4.03 vs. SWM: 16.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SWM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -0.27  Med: 15.27 Max: 27.07
Current: 16.91
-0.27
27.07
ROA (%) 7.04
SWM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 344 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.74 vs. SWM: 7.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SWM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -0.12  Med: 6.57 Max: 11.74
Current: 7.04
-0.12
11.74
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 21.11
SWM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 343 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 5.33 vs. SWM: 21.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SWM' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 0.96  Med: 18.79 Max: 69.53
Current: 21.11
0.96
69.53
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 3.00
SWM's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. SWM: 3.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SWM' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -3.3  Med: 3.40 Max: 14.2
Current: 3
-3.3
14.2
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 3.50
SWM's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 221 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. SWM: 3.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SWM' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -18.3  Med: 0.70 Max: 44.3
Current: 3.5
-18.3
44.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 4.20
SWM's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. SWM: 4.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SWM' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -68.3  Med: 3.00 Max: 405.9
Current: 4.2
-68.3
405.9
» SWM's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

SWM Guru Trades in Q2 2014

David Dreman 1,381 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 4,873,919 sh (+4.32%)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 500,200 sh (-11.50%)
Jim Simons 586,700 sh (-11.68%)
Paul Tudor Jones 10,888 sh (-39.58%)
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Q3 2014

SWM Guru Trades in Q3 2014

David Dreman 1,438 sh (+4.13%)
PRIMECAP Management 500,200 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Chuck Royce 4,838,470 sh (-0.73%)
Jim Simons 519,500 sh (-11.45%)
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Q4 2014

SWM Guru Trades in Q4 2014

PRIMECAP Management 500,200 sh (unchged)
David Dreman 1,342 sh (-6.68%)
Chuck Royce 4,341,245 sh (-10.28%)
Chuck Royce 4,341,245 sh (-10.28%)
Jim Simons 431,900 sh (-16.86%)
» More
Q1 2015

SWM Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Joel Greenblatt 4,566 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,900 sh (New)
David Dreman Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 481,200 sh (-3.80%)
Jim Simons 380,900 sh (-11.81%)
Chuck Royce 3,739,743 sh (-13.86%)
» More
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 14.24
SWM's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
61% of the 233 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 16.30 vs. SWM: 14.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
SWM' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 9.38  Med: 17.83 Max: 668.75
Current: 14.24
9.38
668.75
PE(NRI) 14.00
SWM's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
62% of the 233 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 16.30 vs. SWM: 14.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
SWM' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 8.98  Med: 15.79 Max: 535
Current: 14
8.98
535
P/B 2.79
SWM's P/B is ranked lower than
83% of the 321 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. SWM: 2.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SWM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.66  Med: 1.86 Max: 3.46
Current: 2.79
0.66
3.46
P/S 1.54
SWM's P/S is ranked lower than
74% of the 336 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.63 vs. SWM: 1.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SWM' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.27  Med: 1.18 Max: 2.53
Current: 1.54
0.27
2.53
PFCF 9.59
SWM's PFCF is ranked higher than
68% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 14.60 vs. SWM: 9.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
SWM' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 4.57  Med: 13.16 Max: 198.1
Current: 9.59
4.57
198.1
POCF 7.62
SWM's POCF is ranked higher than
60% of the 208 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 8.68 vs. SWM: 7.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SWM' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 3.76  Med: 8.43 Max: 19.91
Current: 7.62
3.76
19.91
EV-to-EBIT 13.07
SWM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
55% of the 248 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 14.96 vs. SWM: 13.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SWM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.5  Med: 12.50 Max: 108.4
Current: 13.07
6.5
108.4
PEG 2.09
SWM's PEG is ranked lower than
51% of the 81 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. SWM: 2.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
SWM' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.28  Med: 1.06 Max: 16.76
Current: 2.09
0.28
16.76
Shiller P/E 16.75
SWM's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
58% of the 138 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 18.63 vs. SWM: 16.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
SWM' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 8.3  Med: 19.44 Max: 73.73
Current: 16.75
8.3
73.73
Current Ratio 4.07
SWM's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
91% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. SWM: 4.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SWM' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.07  Med: 1.47 Max: 4.24
Current: 4.07
1.07
4.24
Quick Ratio 3.27
SWM's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. SWM: 3.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SWM' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.52  Med: 0.86 Max: 3.33
Current: 3.27
0.52
3.33
Days Inventory 75.26
SWM's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
57% of the 330 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 68.72 vs. SWM: 75.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SWM' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 55.17  Med: 73.90 Max: 85.76
Current: 75.26
55.17
85.76
Days Sales Outstanding 53.89
SWM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
53% of the 270 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 50.70 vs. SWM: 53.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SWM' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 31.8  Med: 49.97 Max: 59.17
Current: 53.89
31.8
59.17

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 3.78
SWM's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
79% of the 300 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.17 vs. SWM: 3.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
SWM' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.57  Med: 2.01 Max: 4.23
Current: 3.78
0.57
4.23
Dividend Payout 0.52
SWM's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
66% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.37 vs. SWM: 0.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
SWM' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.31 Max: 3.75
Current: 0.52
0.05
3.75
Dividend growth (3y) 69.50
SWM's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
97% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: -2.90 vs. SWM: 69.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend growth (3y) only.
SWM' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 69.5
Current: 69.5
0
69.5
Yield on cost (5-Year) 27.99
SWM's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
98% of the 303 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. SWM: 27.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
SWM' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 4.24  Med: 14.96 Max: 31.48
Current: 27.99
4.24
31.48
Share Buyback Rate 3.20
SWM's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
93% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: -2.10 vs. SWM: 3.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
SWM' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 7.4  Med: 0.30 Max: -4.7
Current: 3.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 5.43
SWM's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
90% of the 308 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. SWM: 5.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SWM' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.78  Med: 1.83 Max: 6.31
Current: 5.43
0.78
6.31
Price/Projected FCF 0.95
SWM's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
53% of the 142 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. SWM: 0.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
SWM' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.65  Med: 1.09 Max: 2.15
Current: 0.95
0.65
2.15
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.79
SWM's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
63% of the 8 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. SWM: 1.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.31
SWM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
57% of the 315 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. SWM: 1.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SWM' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.67 Max: 2.08
Current: 1.31
0.29
2.08
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.98
SWM's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
73% of the 45 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. SWM: 1.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
SWM' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.37  Med: 0.97 Max: 3.64
Current: 1.98
0.37
3.64
Price/Graham Number 1.85
SWM's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
75% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. SWM: 1.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
SWM' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.52  Med: 1.09 Max: 4.81
Current: 1.85
0.52
4.81
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 7.69
SWM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 340 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. SWM: 7.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SWM' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 0.9  Med: 8.00 Max: 15.4
Current: 7.69
0.9
15.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 15.19
SWM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 141 Companies
in the Global Paper & Paper Products industry.

( Industry Median: -1.13 vs. SWM: 15.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
SWM' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -13.1  Med: 7.45 Max: 36.6
Current: 15.19
-13.1
36.6

Business Description

Industry: Forest Products » Paper & Paper Products
Compare:UPMKF, WPP, FBR, SEOAY, MODLF » details
Traded in other countries:MH2.Germany,
Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc., was incorporated in Delaware in 1995 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kimberly-Clark Corporation, is a diversified producer of premium specialty papers and resin-based products. It manufactures and sells paper and reconstituted tobacco products to the tobacco industry as well as specialized paper products for use in other applications. It also manufacture lightweight specialty papers, which are used in manufacturing ventilated cigarettes, and banded papers for the production of lower ignition propensity, or LIP, cigarettes and are independent producer of reconstituted tobacco leaf, or RTL, used in producing blended cigarettes. It also manufacture resin-based plastic netting through an extrusion process, as well as certain meltblown products and machined plastic core tubes. Company conducts its business in over 90 countries and operates 14 production locations around the world, with facilities in the United States, Canada, France, Brazil, China and Poland. Company operates and manages three reportable segments based on product lines: Paper, Reconstituted Tobacco and Filtration. The Paper segment produces Cigarette Papers such as cigarette, plug wrap and base tipping papers used to wrap various parts of a cigarette for sale to cigarette manufacturers. The Reconstituted Tobacco segment produces reconstituted tobacco leaf, or RTL, and wrapper and binder products for sale to cigarette and cigar manufacturers. The Filtration segment produces thermoplastic nets, nonwovens, laminates, and extruded components sold to manufacturers in liquid, air and water filtration, automotive, aerospace, healthcare, industrial, food and electronics industries. All tobacco-related products manufactured by both the Paper and Reconstituted Tobacco segments are sold by marketing, sales and customer service organizations directly to cigarette manufacturers or their designated converters. Paper segment's non-tobacco related products are sold on a direct basis. Wood pulp is the main fiber used in its operations. Company's competitors include: Delfort, Julius Glatz GmbH, Philip Morris-USA, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, Elets, Marshall Manufacturing Company, Johns Manville, among others. As of December 31, 2013,Company owned 253 patents. The Company's operations are subject to various nations' federal, state and local laws, regulations and ordinances relating to environmental matters.
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