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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

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Cash to Debt No Debt
VRTV's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VRTV: No Debt )
VRTV' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.09   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

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

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Operating margin (%) -0.15
VRTV's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VRTV: -0.15 )
VRTV' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 0.76   Max: 1.15
Current: -0.15

0.76
1.15
Net-margin (%) -0.47
VRTV's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VRTV: -0.47 )
VRTV' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -0.63   Max: 5.93
Current: -0.47

-0.63
5.93
ROE (%) -10.48
VRTV's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VRTV: -10.48 )
VRTV' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 76.12   Max: 182.81
Current: -10.48

76.12
182.81
ROA (%) -3.79
VRTV's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VRTV: -3.79 )
VRTV' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.98   Max: 21.5
Current: -3.79

0.98
21.5
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -2.58
VRTV's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VRTV: -2.58 )
VRTV' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 7.06   Max: 17.39
Current: -2.58

7.06
17.39
» VRTV's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

VRTV Guru Trades in

VRTV Guru Trades in

Q1 2014

VRTV Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Joel Greenblatt 3,355 sh (unchged)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 1,704 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 23,804 sh (unchged)
Signature Select Canadian Fund 3,155 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 901 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 13,101 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 309 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 10,573 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 1,044 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio 1,416 sh (unchged)
Richard Snow 22,776 sh (unchged)
Daniel Loeb 57,300 sh (unchged)
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Q2 2014

VRTV Guru Trades in Q2 2014

David Dreman 118 sh (New)
Richard Perry 40,850 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 4,500 sh (+34.13%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 2,240 sh (+31.46%)
Richard Snow 26,165 sh (+14.88%)
Ray Dalio 1,626 sh (+14.83%)
Steven Cohen 95 sh (unchged)
Brian Rogers 152,753 sh (unchged)
Daniel Loeb Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 1,039 sh (-0.48%)
Pioneer Investments 12,694 sh (-46.67%)
Paul Tudor Jones 114 sh (-63.11%)
Jeremy Grantham 124 sh (-86.24%)
Brian Rogers -1,838 sh (-9999%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with VRTV

(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
Richard Perry 2014-06-30 New Buy0.05%$35.76 - $39.5 $ 50.7937%40850
David Dreman 2014-06-30 New Buy$35.76 - $39.5 $ 50.7937%118
Daniel Loeb 2014-06-30 Sold Out $35.76 - $39.5 $ 50.7937%0
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Add 34.13%$35.76 - $39.5 $ 50.7937%4500
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Top Ranked Articles about Veritiv Corp

Seth Klarman Buys 14% of Newly Formed Company Veritiv
Seth Klarman (Trades, Portfolio), the value-driven founder of the Baupost Group, purchased 2,249,601 shares of Veritiv Corp. (VRTV), according to GuruFocus Real Time Picks. His holding represents 14.06% of the company, a filing from July 31 showed. Read more...

Ratios

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P/S 0.20
VRTV's P/S is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VRTV: 0.20 )
VRTV' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0   Max: 0.2
Current: 0.2

0
0.2
EV-to-EBIT 20.00
VRTV's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VRTV: 20.00 )
VRTV' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 20

Current Ratio 2.34
VRTV's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VRTV: 2.34 )
VRTV' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 2.34   Max: 2.34
Current: 2.34

Quick Ratio 1.49
VRTV's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. VRTV: 1.49 )
VRTV' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.49   Max: 1.49
Current: 1.49

Valuation & Return

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Business Description

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Seth Klarman Buys 14% of Newly Formed Company Veritiv Aug 09 2014 

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