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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 0.27
WEX's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
66% of the 743 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. WEX: 0.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
WEX' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.21 Max: N/A
Current: 0.27
Equity to Asset 0.26
WEX's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
82% of the 718 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. WEX: 0.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
WEX' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.24 Max: 0.31
Current: 0.26
0.03
0.31
Interest Coverage 2.64
WEX's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
85% of the 618 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.12 vs. WEX: 2.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WEX' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.25  Med: 6.64 Max: 14.37
Current: 2.64
3.25
14.37
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 1.69
M-Score: -2.81
WACC vs ROIC
13.97%
6.89%
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 : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 23.95
WEX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 729 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.78 vs. WEX: 23.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
WEX' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.77  Med: 38.59 Max: 46.39
Current: 23.95
26.77
46.39
Net-margin (%) 11.17
WEX's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 731 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.93 vs. WEX: 11.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
WEX' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.03  Med: 23.31 Max: 43.89
Current: 11.17
13.03
43.89
ROE (%) 8.13
WEX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 712 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.12 vs. WEX: 8.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
WEX' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.51  Med: 20.84 Max: 52.22
Current: 8.13
9.51
52.22
ROA (%) 2.36
WEX's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 747 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.65 vs. WEX: 2.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
WEX' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.79  Med: 4.93 Max: 8.98
Current: 2.36
2.79
8.98
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 75.58
WEX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 731 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.53 vs. WEX: 75.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
WEX' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.89  Med: 94.71 Max: 279.29
Current: 75.58
33.89
279.29
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 11.30
WEX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 597 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. WEX: 11.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WEX' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.9  Med: 17.05 Max: 25.4
Current: 11.3
4.9
25.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 3.10
WEX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 510 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. WEX: 3.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WEX' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.7  Med: 17.15 Max: 59.5
Current: 3.1
-4.7
59.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 1.80
WEX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 466 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.60 vs. WEX: 1.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WEX' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.3  Med: 17.00 Max: 91.3
Current: 1.8
-11.3
91.3
» WEX's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

WEX Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Mariko Gordon 666,693 sh (+2.30%)
Michael Dell 511,969 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Ron Baron 744,432 sh (-0.17%)
John Keeley 225,570 sh (-1.84%)
Columbia Wanger 759,716 sh (-21.88%)
Jim Simons 6,200 sh (-91.95%)
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Q3 2015

WEX Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 162,160 sh (+2515.48%)
Columbia Wanger 767,142 sh (+0.98%)
Michael Dell 491,315 sh (-4.03%)
Ron Baron 705,813 sh (-5.19%)
John Keeley 210,115 sh (-6.85%)
Mariko Gordon 533,695 sh (-19.95%)
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Q4 2015

WEX Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Steven Cohen 100,500 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 3,848 sh (New)
Columbia Wanger 793,216 sh (+3.40%)
Mariko Gordon 529,810 sh (-0.73%)
Ron Baron 700,000 sh (-0.82%)
John Keeley 206,032 sh (-1.94%)
Jim Simons 155,300 sh (-4.23%)
Michael Dell 386,674 sh (-21.30%)
» More
Q1 2016

WEX Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Steven Cohen 228,576 sh (+127.44%)
John Keeley 243,912 sh (+18.39%)
Mariko Gordon 587,955 sh (+10.97%)
Columbia Wanger Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Ron Baron 600,000 sh (-14.29%)
Michael Dell 273,486 sh (-29.27%)
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Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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Traded in other countries:WL9.Germany,
WEX Inc is a provider of corporate payment solutions. It also provides funding mechanism, among other services.

WEX Inc formerly Wright Express Corporation, incorporated in the year 1998. It provides corporate card payment solutions. The Company It operates in two business segments; Fleet Payment Solutions and Other Payment Solutions. The Fleet Payment Solutions segment provides customers with fleet vehicle payment processing services specifically designed for the needs of commercial and government fleets. As of December 31, 2013, the Fleet Payment Solutions segment serviced over 7.7 million vehicles. Its fleet cards are accepted at over 90% of fuel locations in each of the United States and Australia. The Other Payment Solutions segment provides customers with payment processing solutions for their corporate purchasing and transaction monitoring needs through its payment products. The Company also offers account management services including; Customer Service, account activation and account retention; Authorization and billing inquiries and account maintenance; Premium fleet services; Credit and collections services; and Merchant services. It markets its fleet products and services directly to commercial and government vehicle fleet customers with small, medium and large fleets, and over-the-road long haul fleets. It competes with companies that perform payment and transaction processing or similar services. The Company is subject to certain state and federal laws and regulations governing insured depository institutions and their affiliates.

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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 41.09
WEX's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
80% of the 635 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.11 vs. WEX: 41.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
WEX' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.64  Med: 21.67 Max: 77.78
Current: 41.09
3.64
77.78
Forward P/E 22.99
WEX's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
72% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.98 vs. WEX: 22.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 41.09
WEX's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
79% of the 596 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 21.11 vs. WEX: 41.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
WEX' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.64  Med: 21.67 Max: 77.78
Current: 41.09
3.64
77.78
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 12.08
WEX's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
71% of the 375 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.57 vs. WEX: 12.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
WEX' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.27  Med: 13.80 Max: 460.46
Current: 12.08
1.27
460.46
P/B 3.24
WEX's P/B is ranked lower than
67% of the 762 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.14 vs. WEX: 3.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
WEX' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 3.59 Max: 22.15
Current: 3.24
1.4
22.15
P/S 4.24
WEX's P/S is ranked lower than
82% of the 762 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. WEX: 4.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
WEX' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.85  Med: 4.26 Max: 5.98
Current: 4.24
0.85
5.98
PFCF 12.64
WEX's PFCF is ranked higher than
71% of the 370 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.07 vs. WEX: 12.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
WEX' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.45  Med: 26.26 Max: 332.94
Current: 12.64
1.45
332.94
POCF 10.11
WEX's POCF is ranked higher than
61% of the 460 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.18 vs. WEX: 10.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
WEX' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.38  Med: 21.70 Max: 113.4
Current: 10.11
1.38
113.4
EV-to-EBIT 17.33
WEX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
61% of the 611 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.22 vs. WEX: 17.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WEX' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.1  Med: 13.45 Max: 221.7
Current: 17.33
3.1
221.7
EV-to-EBITDA 12.82
WEX's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
60% of the 651 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.11 vs. WEX: 12.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WEX' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.8  Med: 11.00 Max: 84.7
Current: 12.82
2.8
84.7
PEG 2.84
WEX's PEG is ranked lower than
66% of the 261 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. WEX: 2.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
WEX' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 1.63 Max: 6.36
Current: 2.84
0.23
6.36
Shiller P/E 29.16
WEX's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
55% of the 154 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 26.92 vs. WEX: 29.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
WEX' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.08  Med: 33.02 Max: 39.95
Current: 29.16
19.08
39.95
Current Ratio 1.32
WEX's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 701 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.55 vs. WEX: 1.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WEX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.81  Med: 1.17 Max: 3.12
Current: 1.32
0.81
3.12
Quick Ratio 1.32
WEX's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 701 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.41 vs. WEX: 1.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WEX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.81  Med: 1.17 Max: 3.12
Current: 1.32
0.81
3.12
Days Sales Outstanding 820.09
WEX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
99% of the 577 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 57.50 vs. WEX: 820.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WEX' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 651.23  Med: 892.64 Max: 1162.21
Current: 820.09
651.23
1162.21
Days Payable 1.00
WEX's Days Payable is ranked higher than
100% of the 489 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 37.03 vs. WEX: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
WEX' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 634.63  Med: 1476.13 Max: 3473.49
Current: 1
634.63
3473.49

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.36
WEX's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
52% of the 409 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.46 vs. WEX: 1.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
WEX' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 2.61 Max: 3.88
Current: 1.36
1.21
3.88
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.97
WEX's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
52% of the 54 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.72 vs. WEX: 1.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.00
WEX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
59% of the 698 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. WEX: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
WEX' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 1.02 Max: 3.09
Current: 1
0.3
3.09
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 3.11
WEX's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
84% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. WEX: 3.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
WEX' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 1.54 Max: 4.45
Current: 3.11
0.32
4.45
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 5.80
WEX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 795 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. WEX: 5.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
WEX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 7.40 Max: 32.4
Current: 5.8
0.5
32.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 15.36
WEX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.23 vs. WEX: 15.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
WEX' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.7  Med: 15.40 Max: 59.6
Current: 15.36
4.7
59.6

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $878.6
EPS (TTM) $ 2.28
Beta2.19
Short Percentage of Float4.63%
52-Week Range $54.42 - 107.17
Shares Outstanding (Mil)38.70

Analyst Estimate


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Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 934 1,081 1,011
EPS ($) 3.74 4.72 4.69
EPS w/o NRI ($) 3.74 4.72 4.69
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
15.00%
Dividends Per Share ($)
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