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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

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.02
WLFC's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
67% of the 240 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.72 vs. WLFC: 0.02 )
WLFC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.02

Equity to Asset 0.18
WLFC's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
64% of the 235 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.44 vs. WLFC: 0.18 )
WLFC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 0.45
Current: 0.18

0.05
0.45
Interest Coverage 1.20
WLFC's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
69% of the 151 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 10.99 vs. WLFC: 1.20 )
WLFC' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.71   Max: 2.16
Current: 1.2

0.71
2.16
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 0.37
M-Score: -2.26
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
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history
Operating margin (%) 29.35
WLFC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 225 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.23 vs. WLFC: 29.35 )
WLFC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -10.83   Max: 54.93
Current: 29.35

-10.83
54.93
Net-margin (%) 9.86
WLFC's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 225 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.24 vs. WLFC: 9.86 )
WLFC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 1.04   Max: 25.9
Current: 9.86

1.04
25.9
ROE (%) 7.35
WLFC's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 225 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.33 vs. WLFC: 7.35 )
WLFC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 66.67
Current: 7.35

0.77
66.67
ROA (%) 1.30
WLFC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 229 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.31 vs. WLFC: 1.30 )
WLFC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 3.68
Current: 1.3

0.14
3.68
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 4.16
WLFC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 225 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.98 vs. WLFC: 4.16 )
WLFC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -1.43   Max: 11.6
Current: 4.16

-1.43
11.6
Revenue Growth (%) 45.00
WLFC's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. WLFC: 45.00 )
WLFC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -24   Max: 45
Current: 45

-24
45
EBITDA Growth (%) 70.00
WLFC's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. WLFC: 70.00 )
WLFC' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -37.8   Max: 70
Current: 70

-37.8
70
EPS Growth (%) 24.90
WLFC's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.10 vs. WLFC: 24.90 )
WLFC' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -31.9   Max: 91.8
Current: 24.9

-31.9
91.8
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 10.40
WLFC's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
89% of the 259 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.80 vs. WLFC: 10.40 )
WLFC' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.91   Max: 44.74
Current: 10.4

2.91
44.74
P/B 0.90
WLFC's P/B is ranked higher than
85% of the 259 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. WLFC: 0.90 )
WLFC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 0.96
Current: 0.9

0.43
0.96
P/S 1.10
WLFC's P/S is ranked higher than
66% of the 259 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. WLFC: 1.10 )
WLFC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 2.22
Current: 1.1

0.47
2.22
PFCF 12.70
WLFC's PFCF is ranked higher than
84% of the 259 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 90.48 vs. WLFC: 12.70 )
WLFC' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 4.46   Max: 29.12
Current: 12.7

4.46
29.12
EV-to-EBIT 15.84
WLFC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
70% of the 259 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 19.53 vs. WLFC: 15.84 )
WLFC' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 9   Max: 863.3
Current: 15.84

9
863.3
PEG 0.70
WLFC's PEG is ranked higher than
90% of the 259 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.22 vs. WLFC: 0.70 )
WLFC' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 18.45
Current: 0.7

0.1
18.45
Shiller P/E 15.50
WLFC's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
92% of the 259 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. WLFC: 15.50 )
WLFC' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 5.75   Max: 18.62
Current: 15.5

5.75
18.62
Current Ratio 0.77
WLFC's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
60% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. WLFC: 0.77 )
WLFC' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 17.54
Current: 0.77

0.09
17.54
Quick Ratio 0.77
WLFC's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
54% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. WLFC: 0.77 )
WLFC' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: -50.69   Max: 12.59
Current: 0.77

-50.69
12.59

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.90
WLFC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
87% of the 259 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.93 vs. WLFC: 0.90 )
WLFC' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 4.75
Current: 0.9

0.33
4.75
Price/Median PS Value 1.20
WLFC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
66% of the 259 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. WLFC: 1.20 )
WLFC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 3.07
Current: 1.2

0.54
3.07
Price/Graham Number 0.70
WLFC's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
92% of the 259 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.91 vs. WLFC: 0.70 )
WLFC' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 2.52
Current: 0.7

0.25
2.52
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.20
WLFC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
62% of the 229 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.10 vs. WLFC: 6.20 )
WLFC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 11.2
Current: 6.2

0.1
11.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -38.17
WLFC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
60% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Rental & Leasing Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.49 vs. WLFC: -38.17 )
WLFC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -281.7   Max: -6.9
Current: -38.17

-281.7
-6.9

Business Description

Industry: Consulting & Outsourcing » Rental & Leasing Services
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Willis Lease Finance Corporation was incorporated in the State of Delaware in 1996. The Company with its subsidiaries is a lessor of commercial aircraft engines. The Company's core business is acquiring and leasing pursuant to operating leases, commercial aircraft engines and related aircraft equipment, and the selective sale of such engines. The acquires commercial aircraft engines and manages those engines in order to provide a return on investment, mainly through lease rent and maintenance reserve revenues, as well as through management fees earned for managing aircraft engines owned by other parties. It has a total lease portfolio consisting of approximately 144 engines and related equipment, four aircraft and 4 spare parts, 7 aircraft and various parts and other engine-related equipment. It also from time to time, acts as leasing agent of engines for other parties and it also owns a relatively small portfolio of aircraft that it leases. The Company leases aircraft engines and aircraft and provides related services to a diversified group of commercial aircraft operators and maintenance, repair and overhaul organizations. The Company's engine portfolio consists of noise-compliant Stage III commercial jet engines manufactured by CFMI, General Electric, Pratt & Whitney, Rolls Royce and International Aero Engines. These engines generally may be used on one or more aircraft types, powering Airbus, Boeing, McDonnell Douglas, Bombardier and Embraer aircraft.
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Willis Lease Finance Corp. (wlfc) EVP, COO Donald A Nunemaker sells 2,100 Shares Dec 17 2010 
The Hardest Hit Aircraft Leasing Companies are Beginning to Rebound: Aercap Holdings, Aircastle, FLY Sep 25 2010 
Willis Lease Finance Corp. (wlfc) President & CEO, 10% Owner Charles F Iv Willis sells 6,942 Shares Sep 13 2010 
Willis Lease Finance Corp. (wlfc) President, CEO, 10% Owner Charles F Iv Willis sells 31,700 Shares Sep 09 2010 
Willis Lease Finance Corp. (wlfc) President & CEO, 10% Owner Charles F Iv Willis sells 8,200 Shares Sep 08 2010 

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