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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
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history
Cash-to-Debt 0.03
NYSE:WMS's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
97% of the 1160 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 0.77 vs. NYSE:WMS: 0.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
NYSE:WMS' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.02 Max: N/A
Current: 0.03
Equity-to-Asset 0.24
NYSE:WMS's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
86% of the 1153 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. NYSE:WMS: 0.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
NYSE:WMS' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.53  Med: 0.19 Max: 0.24
Current: 0.24
-0.53
0.24
Interest Coverage 4.79
NYSE:WMS's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
75% of the 1274 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 17.61 vs. NYSE:WMS: 4.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NYSE:WMS' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.74  Med: 3.1 Max: 4.79
Current: 4.79
2.74
4.79
Piotroski F-Score: 7
Altman Z-Score: 2.69
Beneish M-Score: -3.15
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 % 6.87
NYSE:WMS's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
61% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 5.25 vs. NYSE:WMS: 6.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
NYSE:WMS' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.82  Med: 5.65 Max: 9.38
Current: 6.87
4.82
9.38
Net Margin % 2.53
NYSE:WMS's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
61% of the 1164 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 3.81 vs. NYSE:WMS: 2.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
NYSE:WMS' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 1.39 Max: 4.27
Current: 2.53
0.72
4.27
ROE % 12.37
NYSE:WMS's ROE % is ranked higher than
64% of the 1138 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 8.71 vs. NYSE:WMS: 12.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
NYSE:WMS' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.8  Med: 7.8 Max: 12.37
Current: 12.37
7.8
12.37
ROA % 3.09
NYSE:WMS's ROA % is ranked lower than
58% of the 1179 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 3.91 vs. NYSE:WMS: 3.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
NYSE:WMS' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.82  Med: 1.3 Max: 4.55
Current: 3.09
0.82
4.55
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 14.61
NYSE:WMS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
51% of the 1174 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 13.98 vs. NYSE:WMS: 14.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
NYSE:WMS' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.03  Med: 9.96 Max: 21.83
Current: 14.61
7.03
21.83
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-05-09 Est.)


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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

WMS Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
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Q2 2016

WMS Guru Trades in Q2 2016

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Jim Simons 10,200 sh (New)
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Q3 2016

WMS Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jim Simons 138,200 sh (+1254.90%)
Joel Greenblatt 105,396 sh (-35.88%)
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WMS Guru Trades in Q4 2016

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Business Description

Industry: Autos » Rubber & Plastics    NAICS: 326122    SIC: 3084
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Traded in other countries:6DA.Germany,
Advanced Drainage Systems Inc designs, manufactures and markets high performance thermoplastic corrugated pipe and related water management products.

Advanced Drainage Systems Inc is incorporated in Delaware in 1966. The Company is a manufacturer of high performance thermoplastic corrugated pipe, providing water management products and superior drainage solutions for use in the construction and infrastructure marketplace. Its products are used across various end markets and applications, including non-residential, residential, agriculture and infrastructure applications. Its product line includes corrugated high density polyethylene (or HDPE) pipe, polypropylene (or PP) pipe and related water management products. The Company has a domestic network of 61 manufacturing plants and 31 distribution centers. The Company's raw materials include Virgin and recycled resins, which are derived either directly or indirectly from crude oil derivatives and natural gas liquids. Its competitors include concrete pipe producers, including Cemex, Hanson and Oldcastle CRH Precast, as well as smaller, regional competitors. The Company is subject to federal, state and local environmental, health and safety laws and regulations, including those pertaining to air emissions, water discharges, the handling, disposal and transport of solid and hazardous materials and wastes, the investigation and remediation of contamination and otherwise relating to health and safety and the protection of the environment and natural resources.

Ratios

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industry
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history
PE Ratio 43.49
WMS's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
83% of the 1364 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 17.81 vs. WMS: 43.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
WMS' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 34.38  Med: 71.1 Max: 539.5
Current: 43.49
34.38
539.5
Forward PE Ratio 26.46
WMS's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
92% of the 160 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 11.95 vs. WMS: 26.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 43.49
WMS's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
82% of the 1143 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 17.50 vs. WMS: 43.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
WMS' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 34.38  Med: 71.1 Max: 539.5
Current: 43.49
34.38
539.5
PB Ratio 5.00
WMS's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
86% of the 1434 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. WMS: 5.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
WMS' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.6  Med: 6.2 Max: 8.61
Current: 5
4.6
8.61
PS Ratio 0.89
WMS's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
54% of the 1382 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 0.81 vs. WMS: 0.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
WMS' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.97 Max: 1.47
Current: 0.89
0.31
1.47
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 17.21
WMS's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
55% of the 604 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 15.42 vs. WMS: 17.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
WMS' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.14  Med: 16.54 Max: 45.71
Current: 17.21
9.14
45.71
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 9.57
WMS's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
54% of the 790 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 8.57 vs. WMS: 9.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
WMS' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.5  Med: 9.96 Max: 23.64
Current: 9.57
6.5
23.64
EV-to-EBIT 16.61
WMS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
66% of the 1449 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 12.79 vs. WMS: 16.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WMS' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.9  Med: 29 Max: 69
Current: 16.61
14.9
69
EV-to-EBITDA 15.20
WMS's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
74% of the 1498 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 9.26 vs. WMS: 15.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WMS' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.7  Med: 25.1 Max: 50.5
Current: 15.2
13.7
50.5
Current Ratio 1.82
WMS's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 1025 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. WMS: 1.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WMS' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.81  Med: 2.26 Max: 2.75
Current: 1.82
1.81
2.75
Quick Ratio 0.79
WMS's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
72% of the 1025 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. WMS: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WMS' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.79  Med: 0.96 Max: 1.32
Current: 0.79
0.79
1.32
Days Inventory 85.75
WMS's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
73% of the 1126 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 54.90 vs. WMS: 85.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
WMS' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 51.15  Med: 93.32 Max: 102.65
Current: 85.75
51.15
102.65
Days Sales Outstanding 44.83
WMS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
67% of the 930 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 60.62 vs. WMS: 44.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WMS' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 44.83  Med: 51.63 Max: 52.85
Current: 44.83
44.83
52.85
Days Payable 27.34
WMS's Days Payable is ranked lower than
79% of the 891 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 54.12 vs. WMS: 27.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
WMS' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 27.34  Med: 44.85 Max: 48.53
Current: 27.34
27.34
48.53

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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Dividend Yield % 1.12
WMS's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
73% of the 1339 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. WMS: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
WMS' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.79 Max: 1.14
Current: 1.12
0.15
1.14
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.47
WMS's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
73% of the 854 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 0.29 vs. WMS: 0.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
WMS' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 0.74 Max: 0.74
Current: 0.47
0.47
0.74
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.12
WMS's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
76% of the 1316 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. WMS: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 1.10
WMS's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
77% of the 1609 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. WMS: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
WMS' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 0.79 Max: 1.14
Current: 1.1
0.15
1.14

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 14.49
WMS's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
96% of the 1354 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. WMS: 14.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
WMS' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.95  Med: 26.69 Max: 81.58
Current: 14.49
13.95
81.58
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.97
WMS's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
80% of the 1332 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. WMS: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
WMS' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 1.01 Max: 1.37
Current: 0.97
0.35
1.37
Price-to-Graham-Number 5.31
WMS's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
95% of the 1102 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. WMS: 5.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
WMS' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.1  Med: 9.85 Max: 27.29
Current: 5.31
5.1
27.29
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 6.00
WMS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
57% of the 1611 Companies
in the Global Rubber & Plastics industry.

( Industry Median: 6.85 vs. WMS: 6.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
WMS' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.4  Med: 3.5 Max: 6.7
Current: 6
1.4
6.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,258
EPS (TTM) $ 0.49
Short Percentage of Float15.01%
52-Week Range $18.60 - 28.49
Shares Outstanding (Mil)55.11

Analyst Estimate

Mar17 Mar18
Revenue (Mil $) 1,239 1,290
EPS ($) 0.80 0.81
EPS without NRI ($) 0.80 0.81
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($) 0.22 0.27
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