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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.

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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.

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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

VGK Guru Trades in Q2 2013

John Rogers 29,509 sh (New)
Jim Chanos 284,940 sh (-6.08%)
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Q3 2013

VGK Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 29,543 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 294,513 sh (New)
John Keeley 15,515 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 14,100 sh (New)
John Rogers 29,509 sh (unchged)
Jim Chanos 284,240 sh (-0.25%)
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Q4 2013

VGK Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Caxton Associates 29,600 sh (+109.93%)
John Rogers 36,872 sh (+24.95%)
Ken Fisher 348,515 sh (+18.34%)
Jim Chanos 328,310 sh (+15.5%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 31,087 sh (+5.23%)
John Keeley 13,515 sh (-12.89%)
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Q1 2014

VGK Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 39,905 sh (+28.37%)
Ken Fisher 366,613 sh (+5.19%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with VGK

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Keeley 2013-09-30 New Buy0.02%$51.04 - $55.76 $ 59.7712%15515
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Ratios

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P/B 1.10
VGK's P/B is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VGK: 1.10 )
VGK' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0   Max: 1.1
Current: 1.1

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1.1
EV-to-EBIT 17.20
VGK's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VGK: 17.20 )
VGK' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 17.2

PEG 1.20
VGK's PEG is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VGK: 1.20 )
VGK' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0   Max: 1.2
Current: 1.2

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1.2

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 3.80
VGK's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VGK: 3.80 )
VGK' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 3.8

Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.80
VGK's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VGK: 3.80 )
VGK' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 3.8

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.60
VGK's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VGK: 1.60 )
VGK' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 1.6

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