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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.07
WCC's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
67% of the 221 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. WCC: 0.07 )
WCC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.07

Equity to Asset 0.39
WCC's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
52% of the 223 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. WCC: 0.39 )
WCC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.12   Max: 0.46
Current: 0.39

-0.12
0.46
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 3.31
M-Score: -2.41
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 5.82
WCC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 224 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 4.13 vs. WCC: 5.82 )
WCC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 2.3   Max: 6.86
Current: 5.82

2.3
6.86
Net-margin (%) 3.34
WCC's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 224 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.43 vs. WCC: 3.34 )
WCC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -0.25   Max: 4.08
Current: 3.34

-0.25
4.08
ROE (%) 14.30
WCC's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 223 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 7.41 vs. WCC: 14.30 )
WCC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 10.77   Max: 35.09
Current: 14.3

10.77
35.09
ROA (%) 5.44
WCC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 225 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.10 vs. WCC: 5.44 )
WCC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 1.74   Max: 9.71
Current: 5.44

1.74
9.71
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 33.08
WCC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 225 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 14.25 vs. WCC: 33.08 )
WCC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 21.25   Max: 80.48
Current: 33.08

21.25
80.48
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 9.10
WCC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 199 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. WCC: 9.10 )
WCC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -4.4   Max: 16.3
Current: 9.1

-4.4
16.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 26.20
WCC's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 vs. WCC: 26.20 )
WCC' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -16.8   Max: 46.3
Current: 26.2

-16.8
46.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 28.10
WCC's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. WCC: 28.10 )
WCC' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -20.6   Max: 85.4
Current: 28.1

-20.6
85.4
» WCC's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

WCC Guru Trades in Q4 2013

NWQ Managers 144,382 sh (+3.78%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Columbia Wanger 1,931,000 sh (-0.26%)
Alan Fournier 2,102,435 sh (-2.77%)
Scott Black 5,056 sh (-11.13%)
Jim Simons 195,100 sh (-11.36%)
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Q1 2014

WCC Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 3,000 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 485,151 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 277,206 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 3,967 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 193,886 sh (+34.29%)
Columbia Wanger 2,210,000 sh (+14.45%)
Alan Fournier 1,610,108 sh (-23.42%)
Scott Black 3,146 sh (-37.78%)
Jim Simons 113,217 sh (-41.97%)
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Q2 2014

WCC Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Robert Olstein 39,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 170,000 sh (+50.15%)
Steven Cohen 184,300 sh (unchged)
Alan Fournier 1,610,108 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Columbia Wanger 2,198,100 sh (-0.54%)
Scott Black 3,074 sh (-2.29%)
NWQ Managers 186,587 sh (-3.76%)
Joel Greenblatt 336,275 sh (-30.69%)
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Q3 2014

WCC Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 3,204 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 858,700 sh (+365.93%)
Robert Olstein 101,000 sh (+158.97%)
NWQ Managers 196,413 sh (+5.27%)
Scott Black 3,074 sh (unchged)
Alan Fournier 1,610,108 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Columbia Wanger 1,981,100 sh (-9.87%)
Joel Greenblatt 49,885 sh (-85.17%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with WCC

(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
Robert Olstein 2014-09-30 Add 158.97%0.61%$78.99 - $87.86 $ 78-6%101000
Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 Reduce -85.17%0.31%$78.99 - $87.86 $ 78-6%49885
Robert Olstein 2014-06-30 New Buy0.45%$84.4 - $93.07 $ 78-11%39000
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Reduce -30.69%0.19%$84.4 - $93.07 $ 78-11%336275
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 New Buy0.61%$80.05 - $93.81 $ 78-9%485151
NWQ Managers 2014-03-31 Add 34.29%0.04%$80.05 - $93.81 $ 78-9%193886
Scott Black 2014-03-31 Reduce -37.78%0.02%$80.05 - $93.81 $ 78-9%3146
Daniel Loeb 2013-09-30 Sold Out 1.7%$65.63 - $79.03 $ 785%0
NWQ Managers 2013-09-30 Add 49.75%0.03%$65.63 - $79.03 $ 785%139120
Daniel Loeb 2013-06-30 Add 10%0.15%$65.46 - $77.83 $ 789%1100000
Daniel Loeb 2013-03-31 Reduce -25.93%0.44%$67.22 - $77.49 $ 787%1000000
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.11%$67.22 - $77.49 $ 787%0
Daniel Loeb 2012-12-31 Reduce -20.54%0.39%$56.11 - $67.24 $ 7824%1350000
Daniel Loeb 2012-09-30 New Buy1.9%$52.31 - $63.47 $ 7834%1699000
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 New Buy0.13%$52.31 - $63.47 $ 7834%34866
Scott Black 2012-06-30 New Buy0.05%$53.29 - $67.5 $ 7828%5148
NWQ Managers 2012-06-30 Reduce -27%0.01%$53.29 - $67.5 $ 7828%86821
George Soros 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0044%$35.49 - $56.81 $ 7874%0
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 16.00
WCC's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
70% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 20.30 vs. WCC: 16.00 )
WCC' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.32   Max: 29.26
Current: 16

2.32
29.26
P/B 1.82
WCC's P/B is ranked higher than
51% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. WCC: 1.82 )
WCC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 7.01
Current: 1.82

0.7
7.01
P/S 0.53
WCC's P/S is ranked higher than
61% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. WCC: 0.53 )
WCC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 0.85
Current: 0.53

0.08
0.85
PFCF 16.46
WCC's PFCF is ranked higher than
77% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 40.09 vs. WCC: 16.46 )
WCC' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.07   Max: 112.34
Current: 16.46

2.07
112.34
EV-to-EBIT 10.77
WCC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
73% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 14.59 vs. WCC: 10.77 )
WCC' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4.3   Max: 18.1
Current: 10.77

4.3
18.1
PEG 0.82
WCC's PEG is ranked higher than
85% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. WCC: 0.82 )
WCC' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 16.42
Current: 0.82

0.06
16.42
Shiller P/E 19.75
WCC's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
78% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 36.70 vs. WCC: 19.75 )
WCC' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 3.86   Max: 70.04
Current: 19.75

3.86
70.04
Current Ratio 2.17
WCC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 224 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. WCC: 2.17 )
WCC' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.15   Max: 2.3
Current: 2.17

1.15
2.3
Quick Ratio 1.42
WCC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 224 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. WCC: 1.42 )
WCC' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.51   Max: 1.44
Current: 1.42

0.51
1.44

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.00
WCC's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
77% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. WCC: 1.00 )
WCC' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 2.54
Current: 1

0.22
2.54
Price/Median PS Value 1.22
WCC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
57% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. WCC: 1.22 )
WCC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 1.64
Current: 1.22

0.11
1.64
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.86
WCC's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
88% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. WCC: 0.86 )
WCC' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 3.8
Current: 0.86

0.16
3.8
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 9.30
WCC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
73% of the 224 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. WCC: 9.30 )
WCC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 5.5   Max: 23.4
Current: 9.3

5.5
23.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 23.29
WCC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
85% of the 144 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 11.94 vs. WCC: 23.29 )
WCC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -3.4   Max: 70.9
Current: 23.29

-3.4
70.9

Business Description

Industry: Industrial Distribution » Industrial Distribution
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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 advanced 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 primarily 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 primarily focused on the local service area, and is generally 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.
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