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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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.11
WCC's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
81% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.67 vs. WCC: 0.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
WCC' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.07 Max: N/A
Current: 0.11
Equity to Asset 0.42
WCC's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
57% of the 199 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. WCC: 0.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
WCC' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.12  Med: 0.3 Max: 0.46
Current: 0.42
-0.12
0.46
Interest Coverage 5.16
WCC's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
77% of the 164 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 26.76 vs. WCC: 5.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WCC' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.35  Med: 5.65 Max: 14.82
Current: 5.16
3.35
14.82
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 3.27
M-Score: -2.55
WACC vs ROIC
9.45%
7.63%
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 (%) 4.73
WCC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 199 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.74 vs. WCC: 4.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
WCC' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.89  Med: 5.55 Max: 6.86
Current: 4.73
3.89
6.86
Net-margin (%) 2.65
WCC's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. WCC: 2.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
WCC' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.27  Med: 3.27 Max: 4.08
Current: 2.65
2.27
4.08
ROE (%) 10.69
WCC's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 5.56 vs. WCC: 10.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
WCC' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.69  Med: 15.34 Max: 35.09
Current: 10.69
10.69
35.09
ROA (%) 4.24
WCC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. WCC: 4.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
WCC' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.03  Med: 5.92 Max: 9.71
Current: 4.24
4.03
9.71
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 25.01
WCC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9.85 vs. WCC: 25.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
WCC' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 22.54  Med: 34.44 Max: 54.87
Current: 25.01
22.54
54.87
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 5.10
WCC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. WCC: 5.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WCC' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.4  Med: 5.2 Max: 16.3
Current: 5.1
-4.4
16.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 6.30
WCC's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
53% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 vs. WCC: 6.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WCC' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.9  Med: 12.5 Max: 46.4
Current: 6.3
-16.9
46.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 1.90
WCC's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
61% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. WCC: 1.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WCC' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.6  Med: 13.25 Max: 85.4
Current: 1.9
-20.6
85.4
» WCC's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-10-22)


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

WCC Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 6,464 sh (New)
David Dreman 317 sh (New)
Robert Olstein 265,000 sh (+14.22%)
Chris Davis 296,919 sh (+1.87%)
Columbia Wanger 1,111,029 sh (+0.74%)
John Burbank Sold Out
Scott Black Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 606,766 sh (-2.90%)
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Q4 2015

WCC Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 135,300 sh (New)
Bernard Horn 104,600 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 19,998 sh (+209.38%)
Robert Olstein 336,000 sh (+26.79%)
Chris Davis 297,782 sh (+0.29%)
David Dreman Sold Out
Columbia Wanger 602,426 sh (-45.78%)
Joel Greenblatt 204,015 sh (-66.38%)
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Q1 2016

WCC Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 252 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 97,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 104,010 sh (+420.10%)
Chris Davis 481,128 sh (+61.57%)
Joel Greenblatt 275,043 sh (+34.82%)
Bernard Horn 104,600 sh (unchged)
Columbia Wanger Sold Out
Jim Simons 115,700 sh (-14.49%)
Robert Olstein 284,350 sh (-15.37%)
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Q2 2016

WCC Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jeremy Grantham 20,800 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 788,566 sh (+712.95%)
Paul Tudor Jones 148,000 sh (+42.29%)
David Dreman 252 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Chris Davis 478,557 sh (-0.53%)
Robert Olstein 216,290 sh (-23.94%)
Joel Greenblatt 154,897 sh (-43.68%)
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Business Description

Industry: Industrial Distribution » Industrial Distribution
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Traded in other countries:WP7.Germany,
Wesco International Inc is a provider of electrical, industrial, and communications maintenance, repair and operating and original equipment manufacturers products, construction materials, and advanced supply chain management and logistics services.

Wesco International Inc was incorporated in 1993 and effectively formed in February 1994 upon acquiring a distribution business from Westinghouse Electric Corporation. The Company is a provider of electrical, industrial, and communications maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) and original equipment manufacturers (OEM) products, construction materials, and supply chain management and logistics services. Its primary product categories include general electrical and industrial supplies, wire, cable and conduit, data and broadband communications, power distribution equipment, lighting and lighting control systems, control and automation, motors, and safety. Its product categories and associated product lines that offer are; General and Industrial Supplies, Wire, Cable and Conduit, Data and Broadband Communications, Power Distribution Equipment, Lighting and Controls, and Control, Automation and Motors. The Company offers a comprehensive portfolio of value-added capabilities, which includes supply chain management, logistics and transportation, procurement, warehousing and inventory management, as well as kitting, limited assembly of products and system installation. Its network of branches and distribution centers are located in North America. The Company distributes over 1,000,000 products, grouped into six categories, from more than 25,000 suppliers utilizing automated, proprietary electronic procurement and inventory replenishment system. The Company competes directly with distributors of electrical and other industrial supplies. Its competition is based on product line breadth, product availability, service capabilities and price. The Company currently has trademarks, patents and service marks registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and Canadian Intellectual Property Office. Its facilities and operations are subject to federal, state and local laws and regulations relating to environmental protection and human health and safety.

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 14.75
WCC's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
51% of the 137 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 15.19 vs. WCC: 14.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
WCC' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.32  Med: 14.46 Max: 29.25
Current: 14.75
2.32
29.25
Forward P/E 15.31
WCC's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
59% of the 27 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 15.67 vs. WCC: 15.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 14.75
WCC's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
53% of the 139 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 15.25 vs. WCC: 14.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
WCC' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.32  Med: 14.46 Max: 29.25
Current: 14.75
2.32
29.25
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 11.21
WCC's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
63% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 13.15 vs. WCC: 11.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
WCC' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.04  Med: 13.35 Max: 72.2
Current: 11.21
2.04
72.2
P/B 1.30
WCC's P/B is ranked lower than
61% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. WCC: 1.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
WCC' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 1.95 Max: 7.01
Current: 1.3
0.7
7.01
P/S 0.39
WCC's P/S is ranked higher than
53% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.43 vs. WCC: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
WCC' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.45 Max: 0.85
Current: 0.39
0.09
0.85
PFCF 10.86
WCC's PFCF is ranked lower than
53% of the 76 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 10.09 vs. WCC: 10.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
WCC' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.07  Med: 13.1 Max: 47.04
Current: 10.86
2.07
47.04
POCF 10.26
WCC's POCF is ranked lower than
54% of the 96 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9.10 vs. WCC: 10.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
WCC' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.87  Med: 12.19 Max: 33.44
Current: 10.26
1.87
33.44
EV-to-EBIT 10.82
WCC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
57% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 12.78 vs. WCC: 10.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WCC' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.2  Med: 11.2 Max: 19.8
Current: 10.82
4.2
19.8
EV-to-EBITDA 9.10
WCC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
57% of the 164 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 10.95 vs. WCC: 9.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WCC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.9  Med: 9.9 Max: 18
Current: 9.1
3.9
18
PEG 1.22
WCC's PEG is ranked higher than
53% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. WCC: 1.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
WCC' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.82 Max: 13.6
Current: 1.22
0.06
13.6
Shiller P/E 13.60
WCC's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
68% of the 53 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 21.64 vs. WCC: 13.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
WCC' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.52  Med: 17.17 Max: 24.12
Current: 13.6
6.52
24.12
Current Ratio 2.38
WCC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. WCC: 2.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WCC' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.15  Med: 1.53 Max: 2.38
Current: 2.38
1.15
2.38
Quick Ratio 1.52
WCC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. WCC: 1.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WCC' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51  Med: 0.81 Max: 1.53
Current: 1.52
0.51
1.53
Days Inventory 50.87
WCC's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
62% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 71.00 vs. WCC: 50.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
WCC' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 45.38  Med: 48.6 Max: 54.54
Current: 50.87
45.38
54.54
Days Sales Outstanding 54.61
WCC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
50% of the 144 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 54.61 vs. WCC: 54.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WCC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 49.82  Med: 55.58 Max: 62.47
Current: 54.61
49.82
62.47
Days Payable 43.41
WCC's Days Payable is ranked higher than
52% of the 133 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 41.52 vs. WCC: 43.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
WCC' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 41.42  Med: 46.39 Max: 50.89
Current: 43.41
41.42
50.89

Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 4.50
WCC's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
99% of the 103 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: -0.80 vs. WCC: 4.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
WCC' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.6  Med: 0.1 Max: 5
Current: 4.5
-6.6
5

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 0.74
WCC's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
70% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. WCC: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
WCC' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.91 Max: 2.53
Current: 0.74
0.22
2.53
Price/Median PS Value 0.88
WCC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
72% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. WCC: 0.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
WCC' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.72 Max: 1.6
Current: 0.88
0.11
1.6
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 2.36
WCC's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
86% of the 49 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.97 vs. WCC: 2.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
WCC' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.89 Max: 3.8
Current: 2.36
0.16
3.8
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 9.30
WCC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. WCC: 9.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
WCC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.1  Med: 8.9 Max: 23.9
Current: 9.3
5.1
23.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 14.33
WCC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 128 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.27 vs. WCC: 14.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
WCC' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.6  Med: 21.5 Max: 70.2
Current: 14.33
-1.6
70.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $7,473
EPS (TTM) $ 4.09
Beta1.81
Short Percentage of Float10.68%
52-Week Range $34.00 - 62.66
Shares Outstanding (Mil)42.28

Analyst Estimate


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Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 7,470 7,691 7,887
EPS ($) 3.85 4.91 4.65
EPS w/o NRI ($) 3.85 4.91 4.65
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
10.41%
Dividends Per Share ($)
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