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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 0.50
WTS's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
59% of the 1727 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. WTS: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
WTS' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.36 Max: 0.9
Current: 0.5
0.03
0.9
Equity to Asset 0.46
WTS's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
60% of the 1698 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. WTS: 0.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
WTS' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 0.52 Max: 0.68
Current: 0.46
0.41
0.68
Interest Coverage 1.19
WTS's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
94% of the 1103 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 38.42 vs. WTS: 1.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
WTS' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.76  Med: 5.01 Max: 9.13
Current: 1.19
3.76
9.13
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 2.43
M-Score: -2.85
WACC vs ROIC
8.39%
1.48%
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 (%) 1.86
WTS's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 1722 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.48 vs. WTS: 1.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
WTS' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.89  Med: 8.41 Max: 10.6
Current: 1.86
6.89
10.6
Net-margin (%) -0.17
WTS's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
76% of the 1723 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.07 vs. WTS: -0.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
WTS' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.42  Med: 4.63 Max: 5.99
Current: -0.17
1.42
5.99
ROE (%) -0.28
WTS's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 1680 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.64 vs. WTS: -0.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
WTS' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.02  Med: 6.95 Max: 10.96
Current: -0.28
2.02
10.96
ROA (%) -0.14
WTS's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
76% of the 1740 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.29 vs. WTS: -0.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
WTS' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.07  Med: 3.80 Max: 5.4
Current: -0.14
1.07
5.4
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 6.28
WTS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 1731 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 11.64 vs. WTS: 6.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
WTS' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.42  Med: 24.36 Max: 29.11
Current: 6.28
16.42
29.11
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 3.90
WTS's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 1520 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. WTS: 3.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WTS' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.4  Med: 6.95 Max: 12.8
Current: 3.9
-6.4
12.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -1.50
WTS's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 1314 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. WTS: -1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WTS' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.6  Med: 2.30 Max: 15.5
Current: -1.5
-9.6
15.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -6.20
WTS's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 1168 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. WTS: -6.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WTS' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.7  Med: 3.20 Max: 26.3
Current: -6.2
-21.7
26.3
» WTS's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2016-02-16)


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

WTS Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 97,100 sh (New)
James Barrow 36,489 sh (New)
Mario Gabelli 1,631,897 sh (-2.07%)
Joel Greenblatt 437,249 sh (-23.97%)
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Q2 2015

WTS Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 132,032 sh (+35.98%)
James Barrow 38,480 sh (+5.46%)
Mario Gabelli 1,614,597 sh (-1.06%)
Joel Greenblatt 260,958 sh (-40.32%)
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Q3 2015

WTS Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Chuck Royce 61,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 6,718 sh (New)
James Barrow 38,480 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 1,601,022 sh (-0.84%)
Jim Simons 53,900 sh (-59.18%)
Joel Greenblatt 18,349 sh (-92.97%)
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Q4 2015

WTS Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Mario Gabelli 1,589,422 sh (-0.72%)
James Barrow 36,721 sh (-4.57%)
» More
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Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward P/E 16.18
WTS's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
55% of the 579 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 14.95 vs. WTS: 16.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 1.95
WTS's P/B is ranked lower than
62% of the 1663 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. WTS: 1.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
WTS' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 1.65 Max: 2.47
Current: 1.95
0.73
2.47
P/S 1.15
WTS's P/S is ranked lower than
59% of the 1710 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.89 vs. WTS: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
WTS' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.44  Med: 1.04 Max: 1.51
Current: 1.15
0.44
1.51
PFCF 22.31
WTS's PFCF is ranked lower than
59% of the 782 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 17.94 vs. WTS: 22.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
WTS' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.79  Med: 17.07 Max: 52.53
Current: 22.31
4.79
52.53
POCF 16.53
WTS's POCF is ranked lower than
62% of the 1102 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 12.30 vs. WTS: 16.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
WTS' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.15  Med: 12.58 Max: 26.64
Current: 16.53
4.15
26.64
EV-to-EBIT 69.27
WTS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
89% of the 1400 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 13.39 vs. WTS: 69.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WTS' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.3  Med: 13.00 Max: 84.1
Current: 69.27
7.3
84.1
EV-to-EBITDA 24.41
WTS's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
77% of the 1470 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 10.24 vs. WTS: 24.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WTS' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.5  Med: 9.40 Max: 29.6
Current: 24.41
5.5
29.6
Shiller P/E 30.06
WTS's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
66% of the 289 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 22.32 vs. WTS: 30.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
WTS' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.82  Med: 22.80 Max: 37.65
Current: 30.06
10.82
37.65
Current Ratio 1.64
WTS's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
58% of the 1681 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. WTS: 1.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WTS' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 2.59 Max: 3.84
Current: 1.64
1.3
3.84
Quick Ratio 1.15
WTS's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 1680 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. WTS: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WTS' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.74  Med: 1.50 Max: 2.74
Current: 1.15
0.74
2.74
Days Inventory 108.42
WTS's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
56% of the 1676 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 98.25 vs. WTS: 108.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
WTS' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 108.91  Med: 123.33 Max: 138.56
Current: 108.42
108.91
138.56
Days Sales Outstanding 54.24
WTS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
76% of the 1305 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 80.68 vs. WTS: 54.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WTS' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 50.11  Med: 53.75 Max: 70.04
Current: 54.24
50.11
70.04
Days Payable 40.40
WTS's Days Payable is ranked lower than
74% of the 1449 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 67.09 vs. WTS: 40.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
WTS' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 42.82  Med: 50.82 Max: 56.12
Current: 40.4
42.82
56.12

Dividend & Buy Back

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history
Dividend Yield 1.36
WTS's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
69% of the 1878 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.18 vs. WTS: 1.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
WTS' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 1.14 Max: 2.64
Current: 1.36
0.8
2.64
Dividend Payout 0.48
WTS's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
66% of the 1184 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.34 vs. WTS: 0.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
WTS' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 0.22 Max: 4.29
Current: 0.48
0.12
4.29
Dividend Growth (3y) 9.60
WTS's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
62% of the 796 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. WTS: 9.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
WTS' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.8  Med: 4.85 Max: 12.9
Current: 9.6
-11.8
12.9
Forward Dividend Yield 1.40
WTS's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
72% of the 1676 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.38 vs. WTS: 1.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.75
WTS's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
65% of the 1911 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.59 vs. WTS: 1.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
WTS' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.03  Med: 1.47 Max: 3.4
Current: 1.75
1.03
3.4
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 1.90
WTS's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 1029 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: -1.00 vs. WTS: 1.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
WTS' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.9  Med: -0.45 Max: 3.1
Current: 1.9
-6.9
3.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 29.35
WTS's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
98% of the 1585 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. WTS: 29.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
WTS' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.92  Med: 3.49 Max: 53.43
Current: 29.35
0.92
53.43
Price/Projected FCF 1.08
WTS's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
50% of the 872 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. WTS: 1.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
WTS' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 1.20 Max: 4.3
Current: 1.08
0.57
4.3
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
WTS's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
57% of the 1581 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. WTS: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
WTS' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 0.88 Max: 1.81
Current: 1.1
0.49
1.81
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 1.40
WTS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 1713 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. WTS: 1.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
WTS' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 7.70 Max: 13.7
Current: 1.4
1.2
13.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 2.20
WTS's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 939 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.53 vs. WTS: 2.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
WTS' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 10.10 Max: 17.5
Current: 2.2
1.2
17.5

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $1486
EPS $ -0.07
Beta1.06
Short Percentage of Float3.96%
52-Week Range $44.51 - 62.99
Shares Outstanding(Mil)34.51

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 1,446 1,404 1,432 1,493
EPS($) 2.29 2.58 2.99 3.48
EPS without NRI($) 2.29 2.58 2.99 3.48

Business Description

Industry: Industrial Products » Diversified Industrials
Compare:UTX, MMM, ARG, AP, EMR » details
Traded in other countries:W3W.Germany,
Watts Water Technologies Inc, was incorporated in Delaware in 1985. The Company, through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures and sells a line of water safety and flow control products for the water quality, water conservation, water safety and water flow control markets located in Americas, Europe, Middle East and Africa with a presence in Asia Pacific. Its product lines include residential & commercial flow control products, which includes products sold into plumbing and hot water applications such as backflow preventers, water pressure regulators, temperature and pressure relief valves, and thermostatic mixing valves; HVAC & gas products, which include hydronic and electric heating systems for under-floor radiant applications, hydronic pump groups for boiler manufacturers and alternative energy control packages, and flexible stainless steel connectors for natural and liquid propane gas in commercial food service and residential applications; drains & water re-use products, which includes drainage products and engineered rain water harvesting solutions for commercial, industrial, marine and residential applications; water quality products, which includes point-of-use and point-of-entry water filtration, conditioning and scale prevention systems for both commercial and residential applications. The Companys business is reported in three geographic segments: Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific. The Company distributes its products through three distribution channels namely; wholesale, do-it-yourself (DIY) and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). For product sales, the Company relies on commissioned manufacturers' representatives, some of which maintain a consigned inventory of its products.
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