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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 : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.27
WEX's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
76% of the 752 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 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
84% of the 714 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 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
90% of the 658 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 25.47 vs. WEX: 2.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WEX' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.64  Med: 7.2 Max: 14.37
Current: 2.64
2.64
14.37
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 1.83
M-Score: -2.79
WACC vs ROIC
14.16%
6.84%
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
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history
Operating margin (%) 23.95
WEX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 741 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.91 vs. WEX: 23.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
WEX' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.95  Med: 38.59 Max: 46.39
Current: 23.95
23.95
46.39
Net-margin (%) 11.17
WEX's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 743 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.81 vs. WEX: 11.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
WEX' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.17  Med: 23.31 Max: 44.31
Current: 11.17
11.17
44.31
ROE (%) 8.13
WEX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 725 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.01 vs. WEX: 8.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
WEX' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.13  Med: 20.84 Max: 52.22
Current: 8.13
8.13
52.22
ROA (%) 2.36
WEX's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 759 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.57 vs. WEX: 2.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
WEX' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.36  Med: 4.93 Max: 8.98
Current: 2.36
2.36
8.98
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 75.58
WEX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 741 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.78 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 605 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 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: 4.5  Med: 17 Max: 25.8
Current: 11.3
4.5
25.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 3.10
WEX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 512 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 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: 16.95 Max: 59.5
Current: 3.1
-4.7
59.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 1.80
WEX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 470 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 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 Max: 91.3
Current: 1.8
-11.3
91.3
» WEX's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-10-28)


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

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Guru Trades

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%)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 210,115 sh (-6.85%)
Mariko Gordon 533,695 sh (-19.95%)
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Q4 2015

WEX Guru Trades in Q4 2015

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

WEX Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Steven Cohen 228,576 sh (+127.44%)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 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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Q2 2016

WEX Guru Trades in Q2 2016

RS Investment Management 300,500 sh (New)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 292,327 sh (+19.85%)
Steven Cohen 244,696 sh (+7.05%)
Ron Baron 600,000 sh (unchged)
Mariko Gordon 573,098 sh (-2.53%)
Michael Dell 44,115 sh (-83.87%)
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Business Description

Industry: Business Services » Business Services
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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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P/E(ttm) 47.05
WEX's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
86% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.71 vs. WEX: 47.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
WEX' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.64  Med: 21.82 Max: 77.78
Current: 47.05
3.64
77.78
Forward P/E 20.53
WEX's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
67% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.72 vs. WEX: 20.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 47.05
WEX's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
85% of the 578 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.53 vs. WEX: 47.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
WEX' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.64  Med: 21.82 Max: 77.78
Current: 47.05
3.64
77.78
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 14.07
WEX's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
66% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.82 vs. WEX: 14.07 )
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: 13.44 Max: 460.46
Current: 14.07
1.27
460.46
P/B 3.72
WEX's P/B is ranked lower than
68% of the 693 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.21 vs. WEX: 3.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
WEX' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 3.57 Max: 22.15
Current: 3.72
1.4
22.15
P/S 4.78
WEX's P/S is ranked lower than
83% of the 717 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. WEX: 4.78 )
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: 4.78
0.85
5.98
PFCF 15.81
WEX's PFCF is ranked higher than
63% of the 344 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.00 vs. WEX: 15.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
WEX' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.45  Med: 25.81 Max: 332.94
Current: 15.81
1.45
332.94
POCF 12.42
WEX's POCF is ranked higher than
54% of the 423 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 13.01 vs. WEX: 12.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
WEX' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.38  Med: 21.46 Max: 113.4
Current: 12.42
1.38
113.4
EV-to-EBIT 22.98
WEX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
73% of the 554 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.51 vs. WEX: 22.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WEX' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.1  Med: 13.5 Max: 221.7
Current: 22.98
3.1
221.7
EV-to-EBITDA 16.76
WEX's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
69% of the 597 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.18 vs. WEX: 16.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WEX' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.8  Med: 11.05 Max: 84.7
Current: 16.76
2.8
84.7
PEG 3.70
WEX's PEG is ranked lower than
72% of the 266 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.91 vs. WEX: 3.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
WEX' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 1.64 Max: 6.36
Current: 3.7
0.23
6.36
Shiller P/E 33.46
WEX's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
56% of the 160 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 29.04 vs. WEX: 33.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
WEX' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.21  Med: 32.35 Max: 40.09
Current: 33.46
19.21
40.09
Current Ratio 1.36
WEX's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 705 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. WEX: 1.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WEX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.81  Med: 1.18 Max: 3.12
Current: 1.36
0.81
3.12
Quick Ratio 1.36
WEX's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 705 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. WEX: 1.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WEX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.81  Med: 1.18 Max: 3.12
Current: 1.36
0.81
3.12
Days Sales Outstanding 820.09
WEX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
100% of the 553 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 58.32 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 lower than
97% of the 461 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 35.70 vs. WEX: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
WEX' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 1534.22 Max: 3473.49
Current: 1
1
3473.49

Buy Back

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history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.10
WEX's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 438 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.50 vs. WEX: 0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
WEX' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.6  Med: -0.05 Max: 1.9
Current: 0.1
-0.6
1.9

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.78
WEX's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
62% of the 356 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. WEX: 1.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
WEX' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 2.6 Max: 3.88
Current: 1.78
1.21
3.88
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 2.25
WEX's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
68% of the 57 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.69 vs. WEX: 2.25 )
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 620 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. WEX: 1.11 )
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: 1.11
0.3
3.09
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 5.61
WEX's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
96% of the 160 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. WEX: 5.61 )
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: 1.58 Max: 5.62
Current: 5.61
0.32
5.62
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 4.33
WEX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 735 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.10 vs. WEX: 4.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
WEX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 7.4 Max: 32.4
Current: 4.33
0.5
32.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 11.40
WEX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 385 Companies
in the Global Business Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.51 vs. WEX: 11.40 )
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: 14.85 Max: 59.6
Current: 11.4
4.7
59.6

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $878.6
EPS (TTM) $ 2.28
Beta2.11
Short Percentage of Float6.59%
52-Week Range $54.42 - 108.80
Shares Outstanding (Mil)42.72

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 957 1,122 1,011
EPS ($) 4.21 5.16 5.20
EPS w/o NRI ($) 4.21 5.16 5.20
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
15.00%
Dividends Per Share ($)
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