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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 0.42
WEX's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
69% of the 734 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. WEX: 0.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
WEX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.20 Max: N/A
Current: 0.42
Equity to Asset 0.24
WEX's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
84% of the 687 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. WEX: 0.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
WEX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.24 Max: 0.31
Current: 0.24
0.03
0.31
Interest Coverage 7.21
WEX's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
77% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 42.21 vs. WEX: 7.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WEX' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 3.25  Med: 8.21 Max: 9999.99
Current: 7.21
3.25
9999.99
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 1.74
M-Score: -2.96
WACC vs ROIC
14.07%
11.57%
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 : 9/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 34.96
WEX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 730 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.29 vs. WEX: 34.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
WEX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 27.37  Med: 41.02 Max: 50.93
Current: 34.96
27.37
50.93
Net-margin (%) 22.44
WEX's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 733 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.74 vs. WEX: 22.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
WEX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 7.73  Med: 22.26 Max: 44.31
Current: 22.44
7.73
44.31
ROE (%) 18.59
WEX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 701 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.08 vs. WEX: 18.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
WEX' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 9.64  Med: 21.07 Max: 52.22
Current: 18.59
9.64
52.22
ROA (%) 4.58
WEX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 745 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.47 vs. WEX: 4.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
WEX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 1.65  Med: 5.36 Max: 11.87
Current: 4.58
1.65
11.87
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 64.27
WEX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 728 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.19 vs. WEX: 64.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
WEX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 33.89  Med: 65.33 Max: 270.52
Current: 64.27
33.89
270.52
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 13.90
WEX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 559 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. WEX: 13.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WEX' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 4.5  Med: 18.70 Max: 25.8
Current: 13.9
4.5
25.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 15.10
WEX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 464 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. WEX: 15.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WEX' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -4.7  Med: 18.80 Max: 59.5
Current: 15.1
-4.7
59.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 14.70
WEX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 421 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. WEX: 14.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WEX' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -11.3  Med: 19.50 Max: 91.1
Current: 14.7
-11.3
91.1
» WEX's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

WEX Guru Trades in Q2 2014

RS Investment Management 362,309 sh (+2252.66%)
Steven Cohen 79,200 sh (unchged)
Ron Baron 650,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Columbia Wanger 708,925 sh (-1.13%)
Pioneer Investments 91,201 sh (-4.57%)
John Keeley 615,210 sh (-8.38%)
Mariko Gordon 680,816 sh (-13.19%)
Michael Dell 490,347 sh (-14.52%)
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Q3 2014

WEX Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Joel Greenblatt 7,997 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 107,700 sh (+35.98%)
Columbia Wanger 766,525 sh (+8.12%)
Ron Baron 650,000 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 88,572 sh (unchged)
Mariko Gordon 675,160 sh (-0.83%)
Michael Dell 369,511 sh (-24.64%)
RS Investment Management 265,637 sh (-26.68%)
John Keeley 448,169 sh (-27.15%)
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Q4 2014

WEX Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 4,390 sh (New)
Jim Simons 40,100 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 295,958 sh (+3600.86%)
Michael Dell 463,118 sh (+25.33%)
Columbia Wanger 829,525 sh (+8.22%)
Ron Baron 650,000 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Mariko Gordon 672,251 sh (-0.43%)
Steven Cohen 104,900 sh (-2.60%)
RS Investment Management 254,032 sh (-4.37%)
John Keeley 234,589 sh (-47.66%)
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Q1 2015

WEX Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 77,000 sh (+92.02%)
Columbia Wanger 972,525 sh (+17.24%)
Ron Baron 745,696 sh (+14.72%)
Michael Dell 511,969 sh (+10.55%)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
John Keeley 229,795 sh (-2.04%)
Mariko Gordon 651,728 sh (-3.05%)
Paul Tudor Jones 2,130 sh (-51.48%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 22.27
WEX's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
53% of the 511 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.90 vs. WEX: 22.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
WEX' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 3.64  Med: 20.81 Max: 78.56
Current: 22.27
3.64
78.56
Forward P/E 18.32
WEX's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
63% of the 257 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.13 vs. WEX: 18.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 22.00
WEX's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
53% of the 514 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.90 vs. WEX: 22.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
WEX' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 3.64  Med: 20.87 Max: 79.77
Current: 22
3.64
79.77
P/B 3.99
WEX's P/B is ranked lower than
72% of the 688 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.29 vs. WEX: 3.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
WEX' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.4  Med: 3.78 Max: 22.19
Current: 3.99
1.4
22.19
P/S 4.99
WEX's P/S is ranked lower than
83% of the 717 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. WEX: 4.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
WEX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.84  Med: 4.38 Max: 7.77
Current: 4.99
0.84
7.77
PFCF 8.54
WEX's PFCF is ranked higher than
84% of the 388 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.38 vs. WEX: 8.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
WEX' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.44  Med: 38.28 Max: 9960
Current: 8.54
1.44
9960
POCF 7.64
WEX's POCF is ranked higher than
75% of the 497 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.80 vs. WEX: 7.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
WEX' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 1.37  Med: 27.75 Max: 117.31
Current: 7.64
1.37
117.31
EV-to-EBIT 14.98
WEX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
50% of the 540 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.87 vs. WEX: 14.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WEX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.8  Med: 12.10 Max: 22.3
Current: 14.98
2.8
22.3
PEG 1.76
WEX's PEG is ranked higher than
60% of the 228 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. WEX: 1.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
WEX' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.12  Med: 1.46 Max: 8.57
Current: 1.76
0.12
8.57
Shiller P/E 29.23
WEX's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
61% of the 343 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 23.86 vs. WEX: 29.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
WEX' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 13.93  Med: 25.34 Max: 32.25
Current: 29.23
13.93
32.25
Current Ratio 1.32
WEX's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
64% of the 698 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. WEX: 1.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WEX' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
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 698 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. WEX: 1.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WEX' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.81  Med: 1.17 Max: 3.12
Current: 1.32
0.81
3.12
Days Sales Outstanding 786.18
WEX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
100% of the 606 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 56.12 vs. WEX: 786.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WEX' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 651.23  Med: 892.50 Max: 1162.21
Current: 786.18
651.23
1162.21

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 2.55
WEX's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
79% of the 375 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. WEX: 2.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
WEX' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 1.86  Med: 2.68 Max: 3.88
Current: 2.55
1.86
3.88
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 0.89
WEX's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
83% of the 59 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. WEX: 0.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 1.11
WEX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
52% of the 657 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. WEX: 1.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
WEX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.29  Med: 1.00 Max: 1.57
Current: 1.11
0.29
1.57
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.10
WEX's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
67% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.54 vs. WEX: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
WEX' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.32  Med: 1.31 Max: 4.23
Current: 1.1
0.32
4.23
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.65
WEX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 719 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. WEX: 6.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
WEX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 4.5  Med: 8.20 Max: 35.4
Current: 6.65
4.5
35.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 21.83
WEX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 358 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.29 vs. WEX: 21.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
WEX' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: 4.3  Med: 14.30 Max: 69.5
Current: 21.83
4.3
69.5

Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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Traded in other countries:WL9.Germany,
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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