Morning Coffee: Widely Held Guru Stocks Trading Near Historic Low P/S

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This morning we are going to take a look at stocks that are widely held by the gurus and trading near historic low price-to-sales ratios (P/S) .

Laboratory Corp of America Holdings ( LH ) is trading at a low P/S of 1.50, near its 10-year low of 1.33. The company operates as an independent clinical laboratory company worldwide. It is held by 16 gurus we follow.

Market Cap: 8.32 billion, P/E: 16.40

Business Predictability: 4/5, Financial Strength: 7/10, Profitability & Growth: 8/10

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CH Robinson Worldwide ( CHRW ) is trading at a low P/S ratio of 0.70, near its 10-year low of 0.63. The company provides freight transportation services and logistics solutions to companies in various industries worldwide. It is held by 16 gurus we follow.

Market Cap: 8.64 billion, P/E: 22.00

Business Predictability: 3/5, Financial Strength: 7/10, Profitability & Growth: 6/10

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China Mobile Ltd. ( CHL ) is trading at a low P/S ratio of 1.80, near its 10-year low of 1.62. The company provides mobile telecommunications and related services in Mainland China and Hong Kong. It is held by 15 gurus we follow.

Market Cap: 188.84 billion, P/E: 9.50

Business Predictability: 3/5, Financial Strength: 8/10, Profitability & Growth: 7/10

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Owen & Minor Inc. ( OMI ) is trading at a low P/S ratio of 0.20, near its 10-year low of 0.18. The company offers supply chain assistance to the providers of health care services and the manufactures of healthcare products, supplies and devices. It is held 12 gurus we follow.

Market Cap: 2.06 billion, P/E: 18.60

Business Predictability: 3/5, Financial Strength: 6/10, Profitability & Growth: 6/10

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Randgold Resources ( GOLD ) is trading at a low P/S ratio of 3.20, near its 52-week low of 2.86. The company explores and develops gold deposit in Sub-Saharan Africa. It is held by 11 gurus we follow.

Market Cap: 7.37 billion, P/E: 13.00

Business Predictability: 3.5/5, Financial Strength: 9/10, Profitability & Growth: 9/10

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For the complete list of GuruFocus list of companies that are traded at historical low P/S ratios, go to: GuruFocus Value Strategies of Historical Low P/S Ratios.

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This article appears in: Investing , Stocks

Referenced Stocks: LH , CHRW , CHL , OMI , GOLD

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