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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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.10
WCC's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
83% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.78 vs. WCC: 0.10 )
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: 0.17
Current: 0.1
0.01
0.17
Equity to Asset 0.40
WCC's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
63% of the 203 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. WCC: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
WCC' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.13  Med: 0.27 Max: 0.44
Current: 0.4
-0.13
0.44
Interest Coverage 5.26
WCC's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
75% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 17.50 vs. WCC: 5.26 )
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: 5.26
3.35
14.82
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 3.35
M-Score: -2.59
WACC vs ROIC
8.49%
7.72%
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 (%) 4.76
WCC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.75 vs. WCC: 4.76 )
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: 4.76
3.89
6.86
Net-margin (%) 2.67
WCC's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. WCC: 2.67 )
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: 2.67
2.27
4.08
ROE (%) 10.92
WCC's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 203 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 5.91 vs. WCC: 10.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
WCC' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.77  Med: 15.34 Max: 35.09
Current: 10.92
10.77
35.09
ROA (%) 4.29
WCC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.47 vs. WCC: 4.29 )
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: 4.29
4.03
9.71
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 26.26
WCC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 11.35 vs. WCC: 26.26 )
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: 26.26
22.54
54.87
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 5.10
WCC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 186 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 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: 5.20 Max: 16.3
Current: 5.1
-4.4
16.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 6.30
WCC's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 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: 12.50 Max: 46.4
Current: 6.3
-16.9
46.4
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 2.00
WCC's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. WCC: 2.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WCC' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.5  Med: 13.20 Max: 85.4
Current: 2
-20.5
85.4
» WCC's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-23)


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

WCC Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Chris Davis 292,311 sh (New)
Jeff Ubben 1,064,800 sh (New)
Jim Simons 253,000 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 1,095,152 sh (+264.17%)
Robert Olstein 239,000 sh (+53.21%)
Scott Black 128,750 sh (+46.53%)
Paul Tudor Jones 10,288 sh (+20.77%)
Columbia Wanger 1,821,100 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Alan Fournier Sold Out
NWQ Managers Sold Out
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Q2 2015

WCC Guru Trades in Q2 2015

John Burbank 3,183 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Jeff Ubben Sold Out
Chris Davis 291,456 sh (-0.29%)
Scott Black 127,750 sh (-0.78%)
Robert Olstein 232,000 sh (-2.93%)
Columbia Wanger 1,102,901 sh (-39.44%)
Joel Greenblatt 624,867 sh (-42.94%)
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Q3 2015

WCC Guru Trades in Q3 2015

David Dreman 317 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 6,464 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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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 14.44
WCC's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
52% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 14.93 vs. WCC: 14.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
WCC' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.32  Med: 14.85 Max: 29.26
Current: 14.44
2.32
29.26
Forward P/E 14.27
WCC's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
54% of the 28 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 13.93 vs. WCC: 14.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 14.58
WCC's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
52% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 15.28 vs. WCC: 14.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
WCC' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.32  Med: 14.84 Max: 29.25
Current: 14.58
2.32
29.25
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 11.51
WCC's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
61% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 14.75 vs. WCC: 11.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
WCC' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.96  Med: 13.45 Max: 49.32
Current: 11.51
1.96
49.32
P/B 1.42
WCC's P/B is ranked lower than
61% of the 202 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. WCC: 1.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
WCC' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 1.97 Max: 7.01
Current: 1.42
0.7
7.01
P/S 0.40
WCC's P/S is ranked higher than
52% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.42 vs. WCC: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
WCC' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.46 Max: 0.85
Current: 0.4
0.09
0.85
PFCF 11.29
WCC's PFCF is ranked higher than
60% of the 81 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 16.29 vs. WCC: 11.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
WCC' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.07  Med: 13.38 Max: 47.04
Current: 11.29
2.07
47.04
POCF 10.43
WCC's POCF is ranked higher than
50% of the 96 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 10.66 vs. WCC: 10.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
WCC' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.87  Med: 12.45 Max: 33.44
Current: 10.43
1.87
33.44
EV-to-EBIT 10.16
WCC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
58% of the 158 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 12.38 vs. WCC: 10.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WCC' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.2  Med: 11.30 Max: 19.8
Current: 10.16
4.2
19.8
EV-to-EBITDA 8.65
WCC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
58% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 10.33 vs. WCC: 8.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WCC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.9  Med: 10.10 Max: 18
Current: 8.65
3.9
18
PEG 1.24
WCC's PEG is ranked lower than
61% of the 79 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. WCC: 1.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
WCC' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.82 Max: 13.66
Current: 1.24
0.06
13.66
Shiller P/E 13.07
WCC's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
73% of the 51 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 20.14 vs. WCC: 13.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
WCC' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.55  Med: 17.41 Max: 24.18
Current: 13.07
6.55
24.18
Current Ratio 2.38
WCC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
66% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.77 vs. WCC: 2.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WCC' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.25  Med: 1.48 Max: 2.38
Current: 2.38
1.25
2.38
Quick Ratio 1.53
WCC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. WCC: 1.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WCC' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51  Med: 0.85 Max: 1.53
Current: 1.53
0.51
1.53
Days Inventory 50.65
WCC's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
65% of the 195 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 72.29 vs. WCC: 50.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
WCC' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 45.38  Med: 48.60 Max: 54.54
Current: 50.65
45.38
54.54
Days Sales Outstanding 53.27
WCC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
54% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 54.79 vs. WCC: 53.27 )
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: 53.27
49.82
62.47
Days Payable 44.73
WCC's Days Payable is ranked lower than
52% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 44.42 vs. WCC: 44.73 )
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: 44.73
41.42
50.89

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 1.47
WCC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. WCC: 1.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
WCC' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.72  Med: 22.21 Max: 880
Current: 1.47
12.72
880
Price/Projected FCF 0.75
WCC's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
69% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. WCC: 0.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
WCC' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.89 Max: 1.85
Current: 0.75
0.27
1.85
Price/Median PS Value 0.89
WCC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
66% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. WCC: 0.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
WCC' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.70 Max: 1.38
Current: 0.89
0.15
1.38
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.29
WCC's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
62% of the 53 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.89 vs. WCC: 1.29 )
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: 0.75 Max: 1.97
Current: 1.29
0.16
1.97
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 9.81
WCC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. WCC: 9.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
WCC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.1  Med: 8.90 Max: 23.9
Current: 9.81
5.1
23.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 18.88
WCC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Industrial Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 6.08 vs. WCC: 18.88 )
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: 21.50 Max: 70.2
Current: 18.88
-1.6
70.2

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $7518
EPS $ 4.11
Beta1.56
Short Percentage of Float21.38%
52-Week Range $34.00 - 74.61
Shares Outstanding(Mil)42.20

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 7,253 7,470 7,686
EPS($) 3.81 4.18 4.45
EPS without NRI($) 3.81 4.18 4.45

Business Description

Industry: Industrial Distribution » Industrial Distribution
Compare:TSE:1944, XKRX:047050, SHSE:600869, TSX:TIH, OSTO:INDT » details
Traded in other countries:WP7.Germany,
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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