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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 0.12
ZINC's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
87% of the 1214 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 4.07 vs. ZINC: 0.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
ZINC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01  Med: 294.61 Max: N/A
Current: 0.12
Equity to Asset 0.48
ZINC's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
63% of the 658 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.58 vs. ZINC: 0.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
ZINC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.64 Max: 0.83
Current: 0.48
0.03
0.83
F-Score: 2
Z-Score: 1.13
M-Score: -2.38
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 : 4/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -10.34
ZINC's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 738 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.76 vs. ZINC: -10.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
ZINC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -49.38  Med: 0.26 Max: 26.83
Current: -10.34
-49.38
26.83
Net-margin (%) -7.50
ZINC's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 739 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -0.08 vs. ZINC: -7.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
ZINC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -48.27  Med: -0.92 Max: 16.62
Current: -7.5
-48.27
16.62
ROE (%) -7.32
ZINC's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 1159 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -8.98 vs. ZINC: -7.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
ZINC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -8.76  Med: 6.26 Max: 202.5
Current: -7.32
-8.76
202.5
ROA (%) -3.32
ZINC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 1236 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -7.20 vs. ZINC: -3.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
ZINC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -46.81  Med: 1.14 Max: 34.84
Current: -3.32
-46.81
34.84
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -2.70
ZINC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 1199 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -9.11 vs. ZINC: -2.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
ZINC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -154.5  Med: 11.67 Max: 99.08
Current: -2.7
-154.5
99.08
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -4.30
ZINC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 544 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. ZINC: -4.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ZINC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: -5.55 Max: 19.9
Current: -4.3
0
19.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -24.20
ZINC's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 760 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -14.20 vs. ZINC: -24.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ZINC' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0  Med: -35.80 Max: 35.8
Current: -24.2
0
35.8
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2014

ZINC Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Mohnish Pabrai 6,333,296 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management 4,162,748 sh (-9.84%)
Chuck Royce 2,078,462 sh (-17.65%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 1,367,800 sh (-50.53%)
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Q4 2014

ZINC Guru Trades in Q4 2014

HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,127,700 sh (+55.56%)
RS Investment Management 4,532,054 sh (+8.87%)
Chuck Royce 2,154,562 sh (+3.66%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2,127,700 sh (unchged)
Mohnish Pabrai 6,333,296 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 2,154,562 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management 4,532,054 sh (unchged)
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Q1 2015

ZINC Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 223,500 sh (New)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 5,303,900 sh (+149.28%)
Mohnish Pabrai 6,333,296 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management 4,209,304 sh (-7.12%)
Chuck Royce 1,981,962 sh (-8.01%)
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Q2 2015

ZINC Guru Trades in Q2 2015

RS Investment Management 4,443,614 sh (+5.57%)
RS Investment Management 4,443,614 sh (+5.57%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 5,530,343 sh (+4.27%)
Mohnish Pabrai 6,333,296 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Chuck Royce 1,779,462 sh (-10.22%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward P/E 10.80
ZINC's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
58% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 13.66 vs. ZINC: 10.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 0.85
ZINC's P/B is ranked higher than
57% of the 1100 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. ZINC: 0.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
ZINC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.31  Med: 1.41 Max: 3.78
Current: 0.85
0.31
3.78
P/S 0.88
ZINC's P/S is ranked higher than
54% of the 647 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. ZINC: 0.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
ZINC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.18  Med: 1.13 Max: 2.41
Current: 0.88
0.18
2.41
Current Ratio 2.13
ZINC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
52% of the 1177 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. ZINC: 2.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ZINC' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.06  Med: 3.35 Max: 5.06
Current: 2.13
1.06
5.06
Quick Ratio 1.48
ZINC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 1177 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. ZINC: 1.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ZINC' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.7  Med: 2.62 Max: 4.41
Current: 1.48
0.7
4.41
Days Inventory 44.54
ZINC's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
73% of the 612 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 72.00 vs. ZINC: 44.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
ZINC' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 17.47  Med: 54.50 Max: 70.3
Current: 44.54
17.47
70.3
Days Sales Outstanding 52.80
ZINC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
66% of the 615 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 31.10 vs. ZINC: 52.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ZINC' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 24.92  Med: 48.87 Max: 68.53
Current: 52.8
24.92
68.53

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.87
ZINC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
59% of the 1051 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. ZINC: 0.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
ZINC' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.58  Med: 1.52 Max: 3.51
Current: 0.87
0.58
3.51
Price/Median PS Value 0.77
ZINC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
59% of the 587 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: 0.68 vs. ZINC: 0.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
ZINC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.33  Med: 1.06 Max: 1.97
Current: 0.77
0.33
1.97
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -2.81
ZINC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 1204 Companies
in the Global Industrial Metals & Minerals industry.

( Industry Median: -5.10 vs. ZINC: -2.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
ZINC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -2.81  Med: 18.20 Max: 1132.4
Current: -2.81
-2.81
1132.4

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16
Revenue(Mil) 456 582
EPS($) -0.50 0.70
EPS without NRI($) -0.50 0.70

Business Description

Industry: Metals & Mining » Industrial Metals & Minerals
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Traded in other countries:ZINC.Mexico, 35H.Germany,
Horsehead Holding Corp was incorporated in the state of Delaware in May 2003. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is a producer of specialty zinc and zinc-based products and a recycler of electric arc furnace "EAF" dust "Horsehead", The International Metals Reclamation Company, Inc., a recycler of nickel-bearing wastes and nickel-cadmium "Ni-Cd" batteries in North America "INMETCO" and Zochem Inc. "Zochem", a producer of zinc oxide in North America. The Company's products are used in variety of applications, including in the galvanizing of fabricated steel products, as components in rubber tires, alkaline batteries, paint, chemicals and pharmaceuticals and as a remelt alloy in the production of stainless steel. It operates as two business segments; zinc products and services and nickel products and services. Its zinc recycling facilities recycle EAF dust into WOX and zinc calcine, which it then use as raw material feedstocks in the production of zinc metal and value-added zinc products. The zinc metal produced at the Monaca facility is purchased by galvanizers and brass producers. Its competitor in the zinc oxide segment is U.S. Zinc Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Votorantim Metals, Ltda. Its nickel facility recycles a range of nickel-bearing wastes into a remelt alloy product used in the production of stainless steel. Its INMETCO facility located in Ellwood City, Pennsylvania, operates a temperature metals recovery facility, which utilizes a combination rotary hearth furnace and electric arc smelting furnace to recover nickel, chromium and iron, along with smaller amounts of other metals, from a variety of metal-bearing waste materials, generated by the specialty steel industry. The Company's facilities and operations are subject to various federal, state and local governmental laws and regulations with respect to the protection of the environment, including regulations relating to air and water quality and solid and hazardous waste management and disposal.
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