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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
73% of the 2553 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 4.05 vs. WCC: 0.07 )
WCC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.07

Equity to Asset 0.38
WCC's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
61% of the 2528 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. WCC: 0.38 )
WCC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.12   Max: 0.46
Current: 0.38

-0.12
0.46
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 3.22
M-Score: -2.39
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 (%) 6.40
WCC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 2528 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. WCC: 6.40 )
WCC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 2.3   Max: 6.86
Current: 6.4

2.3
6.86
Net-margin (%) 3.68
WCC's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 2529 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.04 vs. WCC: 3.68 )
WCC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -0.25   Max: 4.08
Current: 3.68

-0.25
4.08
ROE (%) 15.66
WCC's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 2498 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 5.76 vs. WCC: 15.66 )
WCC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 10.05   Max: 39.55
Current: 15.66

10.05
39.55
ROA (%) 5.99
WCC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 2534 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.87 vs. WCC: 5.99 )
WCC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -0.81   Max: 8.41
Current: 5.99

-0.81
8.41
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 36.81
WCC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 2526 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 11.30 vs. WCC: 36.81 )
WCC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 23.06   Max: 64.4
Current: 36.81

23.06
64.4
Revenue Growth (%) 9.10
WCC's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1846 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. WCC: 9.10 )
WCC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -4.4   Max: 16.3
Current: 9.1

-4.4
16.3
EBITDA Growth (%) 26.20
WCC's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1498 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. WCC: 26.20 )
WCC' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -16.8   Max: 46.3
Current: 26.2

-16.8
46.3
EPS Growth (%) 28.10
WCC's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. WCC: 28.10 )
WCC' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -20.6   Max: 85.4
Current: 28.1

-20.6
85.4
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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

WCC Guru Trades in Q3 2013

NWQ Managers 139,120 sh (+49.75%)
Columbia Wanger 1,936,000 sh (+39.58%)
Scott Black 5,689 sh (+9.03%)
Daniel Loeb Sold Out
Alan Fournier 2,162,435 sh (-21.49%)
Steven Cohen 20,657 sh (-23.1%)
Jim Simons 220,100 sh (-37.84%)
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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

Steven Cohen 277,206 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 3,000 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 485,151 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%)
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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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
Joel Greenblatt 2014-06-30 Reduce -30.69%0.19%$84.4 - $93.07 $ 83.84-4%336275
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 New Buy0.61%$80.05 - $93.81 $ 83.84-2%485151
Scott Black 2014-03-31 Reduce -37.78%0.02%$80.05 - $93.81 $ 83.84-2%3146
Daniel Loeb 2013-09-30 Sold Out 1.7%$65.63 - $79.03 $ 83.8413%0
Daniel Loeb 2013-06-30 Add 10%0.15%$65.46 - $77.83 $ 83.8418%1100000
Daniel Loeb 2013-03-31 Reduce -25.93%0.44%$67.22 - $77.49 $ 83.8415%1000000
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.11%$67.22 - $77.49 $ 83.8415%0
Daniel Loeb 2012-12-31 Reduce -20.54%0.39%$56.11 - $67.24 $ 83.8434%1350000
Daniel Loeb 2012-09-30 New Buy1.9%$52.31 - $63.47 $ 83.8444%1699000
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 New Buy0.13%$52.31 - $63.47 $ 83.8444%34866
Scott Black 2012-06-30 New Buy0.05%$53.29 - $67.5 $ 83.8438%5148
George Soros 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.0044%$35.49 - $56.81 $ 83.8487%0
Ronald Muhlenkamp 2011-06-30 Sold Out 1.55%$50.81 - $63.79 $ 83.8450%0
George Soros 2011-06-30 New Buy$50.81 - $63.79 $ 83.8450%5800
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 17.70
WCC's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
74% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 30.20 vs. WCC: 17.70 )
WCC' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.32   Max: 29.26
Current: 17.7

2.32
29.26
P/B 2.20
WCC's P/B is ranked higher than
51% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. WCC: 2.20 )
WCC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 7.01
Current: 2.2

0.7
7.01
P/S 0.60
WCC's P/S is ranked higher than
72% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 0.93 vs. WCC: 0.60 )
WCC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.07   Max: 0.85
Current: 0.6

0.07
0.85
PFCF 20.10
WCC's PFCF is ranked higher than
74% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 88.59 vs. WCC: 20.10 )
WCC' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 2.06   Max: 112.34
Current: 20.1

2.06
112.34
EV-to-EBIT 12.51
WCC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
80% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 23.95 vs. WCC: 12.51 )
WCC' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4.3   Max: 18.1
Current: 12.51

4.3
18.1
PEG 0.93
WCC's PEG is ranked higher than
92% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. WCC: 0.93 )
WCC' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 17.35
Current: 0.93

0.06
17.35
Shiller P/E 20.70
WCC's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
90% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. WCC: 20.70 )
WCC' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 3.84   Max: 70.04
Current: 20.7

3.84
70.04
Current Ratio 2.16
WCC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
66% of the 1843 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. WCC: 2.16 )
WCC' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.15   Max: 2.3
Current: 2.16

1.15
2.3
Quick Ratio 1.40
WCC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
59% of the 1843 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.45 vs. WCC: 1.40 )
WCC' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.51   Max: 1.44
Current: 1.4

0.51
1.44

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.18
WCC's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
88% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. WCC: 1.18 )
WCC' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 2.53
Current: 1.18

0.22
2.53
Price/Median PS Value 1.42
WCC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
59% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. WCC: 1.42 )
WCC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 1.76
Current: 1.42

0.12
1.76
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.02
WCC's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 2666 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. WCC: 1.02 )
WCC' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 2.96
Current: 1.02

0.16
2.96
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 8.00
WCC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
71% of the 2220 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. WCC: 8.00 )
WCC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 5.5   Max: 23.4
Current: 8

5.5
23.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 21.70
WCC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1587 Companies
in the Global Electronics Distribution industry.

( Industry Median: 3.04 vs. WCC: 21.70 )
WCC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -3.2   Max: 63.1
Current: 21.7

-3.2
63.1

Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Electronics Distribution
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Wesco International, Inc. is incorporated in 1993. 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. The Company's product categories and associated product lines that it offer include General and Industrial Supplies which includes Wiring devices, fuses, terminals, connectors, boxes, enclosures, fittings, lugs, terminations, tape, splicing and marking equipment, tools and testers, safety and security, personal protection, abrasives, cutting tools, tapes, consumables, fasteners, janitorial and other MRO supplies; Wire, Cable and Conduit which includes Wire, cable, raceway, metallic and non-metallic conduit; Communications Products which includes Structured cabling systems, broadband products, low voltage specialty systems, specialty wire and cable products, equipment racks and cabinets, access control, alarms, cameras, paging and voice solutions; Power Distribution Equipment which includes Circuit breakers, transformers, switchboards, panel boards, metering products and busway products; Lighting and Controls which includes Lamps, fixtures, ballasts and lighting control products; and Control, Automation and Motors which includes Motor control devices, drives, surge and power protection, relays, timers, pushbuttons, operator interfaces, switches, sensors, and interconnects. The Company distributes over 1,000,000 products from more than 18,000 suppliers utilizing a highly automated, proprietary electronic procurement and inventory replenishment system. In addition, the Company also offers a comprehensive portfolio of value-added services, which includes supply chain management, logistics and transportation procurement, warehousing and inventory management, as well as kitting, limited assembly of products and system installation. The Company serves over 65,000 active customers globally through approximately 400 full service branches and eight distribution centers located in the United States, Canada, and Mexico with offices in 11 additional countries. The Company competes directly with global, national, regional and local distributors of electrical and other industrial supplies. 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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