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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 : 8/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt No Debt
WMAR's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
98% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.91 vs. WMAR: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.11 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.71
WMAR's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
85% of the 846 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. WMAR: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.45  Med: 0.59 Max: 0.79
Current: 0.71
0.45
0.79
Interest Coverage 10.36
WMAR's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
70% of the 586 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 42.72 vs. WMAR: 10.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.36  Med: 9.78 Max: 36.27
Current: 10.36
0.36
36.27
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 3.75
M-Score: -2.82
WACC vs ROIC
12.61%
2.19%
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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 1.45
WMAR's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
69% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. WMAR: 1.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -7.52  Med: 3.52 Max: 7.23
Current: 1.45
-7.52
7.23
Net-margin (%) 0.76
WMAR's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.39 vs. WMAR: 0.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -7.35  Med: 2.11 Max: 4.61
Current: 0.76
-7.35
4.61
ROE (%) 1.82
WMAR's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 885 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 7.72 vs. WMAR: 1.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
WMAR' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -20.27  Med: 5.62 Max: 12.43
Current: 1.82
-20.27
12.43
ROA (%) 1.32
WMAR's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 906 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 3.25 vs. WMAR: 1.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
WMAR' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -12.52  Med: 4.08 Max: 9.2
Current: 1.32
-12.52
9.2
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 3.87
WMAR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 903 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 14.07 vs. WMAR: 3.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
WMAR' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -18.68  Med: 8.89 Max: 34.33
Current: 3.87
-18.68
34.33
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 0.10
WMAR's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. WMAR: 0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -7.8  Med: 1.20 Max: 17.7
Current: 0.1
-7.8
17.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -16.00
WMAR's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
80% of the 608 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. WMAR: -16.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WMAR' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -36.3  Med: 4.80 Max: 31.9
Current: -16
-36.3
31.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -60.20
WMAR's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 549 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. WMAR: -60.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WMAR' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -60.2  Med: 4.10 Max: 152
Current: -60.2
-60.2
152
» WMAR's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

WMAR Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Chuck Royce 2,020,528 sh (+6.45%)
Jim Simons 121,000 sh (-11.94%)
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Q4 2014

WMAR Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Chuck Royce 2,232,975 sh (+10.51%)
Chuck Royce 2,232,975 sh (+10.51%)
Jim Simons 127,300 sh (+5.21%)
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Q1 2015

WMAR Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 157,419 sh (+23.66%)
Chuck Royce 2,223,655 sh (-0.42%)
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Q2 2015

WMAR Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Chuck Royce 1,896,408 sh (-14.72%)
Jim Simons 109,800 sh (-30.25%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 41.99
WMAR's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
80% of the 670 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 20.90 vs. WMAR: 41.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
WMAR' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 6.61  Med: 22.23 Max: 341.56
Current: 41.99
6.61
341.56
Forward P/E 10.78
WMAR's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
73% of the 379 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 14.90 vs. WMAR: 10.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 41.40
WMAR's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
81% of the 665 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 20.70 vs. WMAR: 41.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
WMAR' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 6.61  Med: 22.24 Max: 364.33
Current: 41.4
6.61
364.33
P/B 0.71
WMAR's P/B is ranked higher than
81% of the 846 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.69 vs. WMAR: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
WMAR' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.36  Med: 0.96 Max: 1.88
Current: 0.71
0.36
1.88
P/S 0.30
WMAR's P/S is ranked higher than
74% of the 901 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. WMAR: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
WMAR' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.39 Max: 0.84
Current: 0.3
0.12
0.84
PFCF 72.83
WMAR's PFCF is ranked lower than
88% of the 460 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 19.54 vs. WMAR: 72.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
WMAR' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.19  Med: 16.86 Max: 594
Current: 72.83
3.19
594
POCF 8.74
WMAR's POCF is ranked higher than
66% of the 618 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 12.72 vs. WMAR: 8.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
WMAR' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.46  Med: 8.46 Max: 33.49
Current: 8.74
2.46
33.49
EV-to-EBIT 16.71
WMAR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
57% of the 714 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 14.67 vs. WMAR: 16.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WMAR' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -669.9  Med: 12.20 Max: 179.4
Current: 16.71
-669.9
179.4
Shiller P/E 17.09
WMAR's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
60% of the 475 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 20.36 vs. WMAR: 17.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 14.47  Med: 23.11 Max: 82.18
Current: 17.09
14.47
82.18
Current Ratio 3.25
WMAR's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. WMAR: 3.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 2.07  Med: 3.27 Max: 5.31
Current: 3.25
2.07
5.31
Quick Ratio 0.79
WMAR's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 856 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. WMAR: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.24  Med: 0.43 Max: 1.46
Current: 0.79
0.24
1.46
Days Inventory 172.59
WMAR's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
84% of the 861 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 81.82 vs. WMAR: 172.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 149.33  Med: 181.17 Max: 256.76
Current: 172.59
149.33
256.76
Days Sales Outstanding 5.53
WMAR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
68% of the 731 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 13.01 vs. WMAR: 5.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 2.91  Med: 3.58 Max: 4.72
Current: 5.53
2.91
4.72

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 1.00
WMAR's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
90% of the 424 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 4.54 vs. WMAR: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 0.62  Med: 2.07 Max: 11.5
Current: 1
0.62
11.5
Price/Tangible Book 0.71
WMAR's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
84% of the 784 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. WMAR: 0.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.42  Med: 1.21 Max: 7.69
Current: 0.71
0.42
7.69
Price/Projected FCF 0.74
WMAR's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
73% of the 505 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. WMAR: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.35  Med: 0.96 Max: 13.31
Current: 0.74
0.35
13.31
Price/Median PS Value 0.78
WMAR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
73% of the 816 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. WMAR: 0.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.36  Med: 1.07 Max: 5.61
Current: 0.78
0.36
5.61
Price/Graham Number 1.12
WMAR's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
64% of the 565 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. WMAR: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.46  Med: 1.22 Max: 3.94
Current: 1.12
0.46
3.94
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 5.97
WMAR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 883 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. WMAR: 5.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 0.6  Med: 6.40 Max: 16.4
Current: 5.97
0.6
16.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -5.15
WMAR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 517 Companies
in the Global Specialty Retail industry.

( Industry Median: 5.46 vs. WMAR: -5.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
WMAR' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -29.3  Med: 6.60 Max: 28.5
Current: -5.15
-29.3
28.5

Business Description

Industry: Retail - Apparel & Specialty » Specialty Retail
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West Marine Inc was incorporated in Delaware in September 1993 as the holding company for West Marine Products, Inc. The Company is a specialty retailer. It offers a selection of core boating and water recreation products, primarily serving the needs of boat owners and professionals who provide services to them. The Company's merchandise mix include Core boating products and Merchandise expansion products. Core boating products are comprised of maintenance, electronics, sailboat hardware, anchors/docking/moorings, engine systems, safety, electrical, plumbing, boats/outboards, ventilation, deck hardware/fasteners, navigation, trailering, seating/boat covers and barbecues/appliances. Core boating products are comprised of maintenance, electronics, sailboat hardware, anchors/docking/moorings, engine systems, safety, electrical, plumbing, boats/outboards, ventilation, deck hardware/fasteners, navigation, trailering, seating/boat covers and barbecues/appliances. The Company operates two full-service, multi-channel distribution centers. The Company's stores compete with other specialty boating supply stores, and a variety of local and regional specialty stores, sporting goods stores and mass merchants. It owns the trademarks and service marks West Marine and Port Supply, among others. The Company is subject to a wide variety of laws and regulations in the United States and the other countries and jurisdictions in which it operates.
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