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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
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Cash to Debt 1.39
VC's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
76% of the 1233 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. VC: 1.39 )
VC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.2   Max: No Debt
Current: 1.39

Equity to Asset 0.23
VC's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
61% of the 1227 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. VC: 0.23 )
VC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.22   Max: 0.32
Current: 0.23

-0.22
0.32
Interest Coverage 6.74
VC's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
54% of the 813 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 17.98 vs. VC: 6.74 )
VC' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.15   Max: 8.31
Current: 6.74

0.15
8.31
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 3.04
M-Score: -3.05
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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 4.91
VC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 1244 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 5.83 vs. VC: 4.91 )
VC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -6.6   Max: 6.14
Current: 4.91

-6.6
6.14
Net-margin (%) 5.63
VC's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 1244 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 4.52 vs. VC: 5.63 )
VC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -8.23   Max: 9.28
Current: 5.63

-8.23
9.28
ROE (%) 32.04
VC's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1238 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 9.72 vs. VC: 32.04 )
VC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -480   Max: 49.03
Current: 32.04

-480
49.03
ROA (%) 7.43
VC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1248 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 4.41 vs. VC: 7.43 )
VC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -14.92   Max: 11.45
Current: 7.43

-14.92
11.45
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 20.18
VC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1246 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 14.62 vs. VC: 20.18 )
VC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -20.63   Max: 20.54
Current: 20.18

-20.63
20.54
EPS Growth (%) 13.30
VC's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 867 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. VC: 13.30 )
VC' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -51.3   Max: 139.7
Current: 13.3

-51.3
139.7
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

VC Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Louis Moore Bacon 34,986 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 61,092 sh (+490.49%)
George Soros 374,350 sh (unchged)
Eric Mindich Sold Out
Charles Brandes 60,709 sh (-14.94%)
Jim Simons 503,500 sh (-24.19%)
Chuck Royce 137,100 sh (-34.59%)
Steven Cohen 1,333,421 sh (-36.49%)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,400 sh (-37.21%)
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Q4 2013

VC Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Caxton Associates 200,000 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 180,000 sh (+414.49%)
George Soros 374,350 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Chuck Royce 134,100 sh (-2.19%)
Steven Cohen 1,211,478 sh (-9.15%)
Jim Simons 319,900 sh (-36.46%)
Charles Brandes 34,423 sh (-43.3%)
Paul Tudor Jones 2,700 sh (-50%)
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Q1 2014

VC Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Private Capital 89,495 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,829,337 sh (+51%)
Paul Tudor Jones 3,700 sh (+37.04%)
Louis Moore Bacon 194,787 sh (+8.22%)
George Soros 374,350 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates 200,000 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 129,600 sh (-3.36%)
Charles Brandes 30,344 sh (-11.85%)
Jim Simons 172,994 sh (-45.92%)
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Q2 2014

VC Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jean-Marie Eveillard 99,380 sh (New)
Jim Simons 187,100 sh (+8.15%)
Steven Cohen 1,218,600 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon 192,173 sh (-1.34%)
Private Capital 87,755 sh (-1.94%)
Chuck Royce 123,100 sh (-5.02%)
Charles Brandes 25,692 sh (-15.33%)
George Soros 74,350 sh (-80.14%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with VC

(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 2014-06-30 Reduce -80.14%0.26%$84.19 - $96.3 $ 106.5318%74350
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2014-06-30 New Buy0.02%$84.19 - $96.3 $ 106.5318%99380
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.15%$72.95 - $81.02 $ 106.5338%0
Charles Brandes 2013-12-31 Reduce -43.3%0.03%$72.95 - $81.02 $ 106.5338%34423
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Add 490.49%0.12%$62.8 - $75.86 $ 106.5353%61092
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 New Buy0.03%$53.59 - $65.77 $ 106.5376%10346
Michael Price 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.41%$28.45 - $47.76 $ 106.53177%0
Charles Brandes 2012-09-30 Add 42.36%0.01%$28.45 - $47.76 $ 106.53177%73583
Michael Price 2012-06-30 Reduce -25%0.19%$36.08 - $52.94 $ 106.53144%75000
John Keeley 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.13%$36.08 - $52.94 $ 106.53144%0
George Soros 2012-06-30 Add 67.73%0.09%$36.08 - $52.94 $ 106.53144%419250
Charles Brandes 2012-06-30 Add 115.47%0.01%$36.08 - $52.94 $ 106.53144%51689
John Keeley 2012-03-31 Add 25.01%0.03%$48 - $55.93 $ 106.53118%119505
Charles Brandes 2012-03-31 New Buy0.01%$48 - $55.93 $ 106.53118%23989
George Soros 2011-12-31 Reduce -84.69%1.02%$40.68 - $58.16 $ 106.53107%249950
Michael Price 2011-09-30 Add 268.8%0.51%$42.29 - $69.65 $ 106.5395%92200
George Soros 2011-06-30 Reduce -25.47%0.53%$59.23 - $68.19 $ 106.5367%1590545
Michael Price 2011-06-30 New Buy0.25%$59.23 - $68.19 $ 106.5367%25000
Ron Baron 2011-06-30 Sold Out $59.23 - $68.19 $ 106.5367%0
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 13.00
VC's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
79% of the 1288 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 16.80 vs. VC: 13.00 )
VC' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 1.89   Max: 248.58
Current: 13

1.89
248.58
P/B 3.60
VC's P/B is ranked lower than
53% of the 1288 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. VC: 3.60 )
VC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.05   Max: 3.6
Current: 3.6

1.05
3.6
P/S 0.70
VC's P/S is ranked higher than
67% of the 1288 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 0.69 vs. VC: 0.70 )
VC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 1.17
Current: 0.7

0.21
1.17
EV-to-EBIT 15.44
VC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
70% of the 1288 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 14.95 vs. VC: 15.44 )
VC' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 11.5   Max: 1353.1
Current: 15.44

11.5
1353.1
Shiller P/E 19.40
VC's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
84% of the 1288 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 63.62 vs. VC: 19.40 )
VC' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 10.05   Max: 41.43
Current: 19.4

10.05
41.43
Current Ratio 1.88
VC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 1045 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. VC: 1.88 )
VC' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 2.08
Current: 1.88

0.57
2.08
Quick Ratio 1.64
VC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 1045 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. VC: 1.64 )
VC' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 1.82
Current: 1.64

0.48
1.82

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 5.20
VC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
52% of the 1288 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. VC: 5.20 )
VC' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.8   Max: 4.73
Current: 5.2

1.8
4.73
Price/DCF (Projected) 6.70
VC's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
70% of the 1288 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 4.16 vs. VC: 6.70 )
VC' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 3.16   Max: 18.85
Current: 6.7

3.16
18.85
Price/Median PS Value 1.40
VC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
55% of the 1288 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. VC: 1.40 )
VC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 2.45
Current: 1.4

0.56
2.45
Price/Graham Number 1.30
VC's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
70% of the 1288 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. VC: 1.30 )
VC' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.78   Max: 1.6
Current: 1.3

0.78
1.6
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.50
VC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
64% of the 1151 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. VC: 6.50 )
VC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 8.7
Current: 6.5

0.1
8.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -0.20
VC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
60% of the 927 Companies
in the Global Auto Parts industry.

( Industry Median: 8.81 vs. VC: -0.20 )
VC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -3.8   Max: -0.2
Current: -0.2

-3.8
-0.2

Business Description

Industry: Autos » Auto Parts
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Traded in other countries:VS51.Germany
Visteon Corporation, a Delaware corporation was incorporated in January 2000. The Company is a supplier of automotive systems, modules and components to original equipment manufacturers(OEMs). The Company's operations are organized into segments including Climate, Electronics and Interiors. The Company designs and manufactures components, modules and systems that provide automotive heating, ventilation, air conditioning and powertrain cooling. Under the Climate segment, the Company designs and manufactures components, modules and systems that provide automotive heating, ventilation, air conditioning and powertrain cooling. Under the Electronics segment, the Company designs and manufactures advanced in-vehicle entertainment, driver information, wireless communication, climate control and body and security electronics products. Under the Interior segment, it designs and manufactures cockpit modules, instrument panels, door and console modules and interior trim components. The Company's competitors include Behr GmbH & Co. KG, Calsonic Kansei, Continental AG, Delphi Corporation, Denso Corporation, Faurecia Group, Hyundai Mobis Co., Ltd., International Automotive Components Group, Johnson Controls, Inc., Magna International Inc., Panasonic Corporation, Pioneer Corporation, Robert Bosch GmbH, Sanden Corporation and Valéo S.A. It is subject to the requirements of federal, state, local and foreign environmental and occupational safety and health laws and regulations.
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