WESCO International Company Profile (NYSE:WCC)

About WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)

WESCO International logoWESCO International, Inc. is a distributor of products and provider of supply chain management and logistics services used in industrial, construction, utility and commercial, institutional and government (CIG) markets. The Company is a provider of electrical, industrial and communications maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) and original equipment manufacturers (OEM) products, construction materials, and supply chain management and logistics services. Its product categories include general supplies, wire, cable and conduit, communications and security, electrical distribution and controls, lighting and sustainability, and automation, controls and motors. The Company provides customers a portfolio of solutions within a range of service categories, including construction, e-commerce, energy and sustainability, engineering services, production support, safety and security, supply chain optimization, training and working capital.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Electric Equipment Wholesale
  • Sub-Industry: Trading Companies & Distributors
  • Symbol: NYSE:WCC
  • CUSIP: 95082P10
  • Web: www.wesco.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $2.6841 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 47,973,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $51.51
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $59.58
  • 52 Week Range: $48.95 - $76.15
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 26.20
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.42
  • P/E Growth: 2.14
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $7.33 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.37
  • Book Value: $43.74 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.28
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $379.37 million
  • Net Margins: 1.41%
  • Return on Equity: 9.11%
  • Return on Assets: 4.07%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.64%
  • Current Ratio: 2.39%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.49%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 448,470 shs.
  • Beta: 1.77
 

Frequently Asked Questions for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)

What is WESCO International's stock symbol?

WESCO International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WCC."

How were WESCO International's earnings last quarter?

WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 27th. The company reported $1.02 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.98 by $0.04. The firm earned $1.91 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.91 billion. WESCO International had a net margin of 1.41% and a return on equity of 9.11%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down .1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.02 EPS. View WESCO International's Earnings History.

When will WESCO International make its next earnings announcement?

WESCO International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for WESCO International.

Where is WESCO International's stock going? Where will WESCO International's stock price be in 2017?

14 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for WESCO International's shares. Their forecasts range from $63.00 to $76.00. On average, they expect WESCO International's share price to reach $70.09 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for WESCO International.

Are investors shorting WESCO International?

WESCO International saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,550,542 shares, an increase of 64.5% from the July 31st total of 942,370 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 406,001 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.8 days. Approximately 3.2% of the company's shares are short sold.

Who are some of WESCO International's key competitors?

Who are WESCO International's key executives?

WESCO International's management team includes the folowing people:

  • John J. Engel, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • David S. Schulz, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Kimberly G. Windrow, Chief Human Resource Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Diane E. Lazzaris, Senior Vice President, General Counsel
  • James Louis Singleton, Lead Director, Independent Director
  • Sandra Beach Lin, Independent Director
  • Matthew J. Espe, Independent Director
  • Bobby J. Griffin, Independent Director
  • John K. Morgan, Independent Director

Who owns WESCO International stock?

WESCO International's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wasatch Advisors Inc. (5.19%), Investec Asset Management LTD (2.26%), Polaris Capital Management LLC (1.18%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.99%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.90%) and Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (0.80%). Company insiders that own WESCO International stock include David S Schulz, Diane Lazzaris, James J /Ky Obrien, James Louis Singleton, John Engel and Sandra Beach Lin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for WESCO International.

Who sold WESCO International stock? Who is selling WESCO International stock?

WESCO International's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Teachers Advisors LLC, Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., James Investment Research Inc., Nationwide Fund Advisors, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Ameriprise Financial Inc., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC and California State Teachers Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold WESCO International stock in the last year include Diane Lazzaris, John Engel and Sandra Beach Lin. View Insider Buying and Selling for WESCO International.

Who bought WESCO International stock? Who is buying WESCO International stock?

WESCO International's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wasatch Advisors Inc., Investec Asset Management LTD, Airain ltd, Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC, Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Capital Fund Management S.A., Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have bought WESCO International stock in the last two years include David S Schulz and James J /Ky Obrien. View Insider Buying and Selling for WESCO International.

How do I buy WESCO International stock?

Shares of WESCO International can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is WESCO International's stock price today?

One share of WESCO International stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.95.


MarketBeat Community Rating for WESCO International (NYSE WCC)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  331 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  328 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  659
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about WESCO International and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.79)
Consensus Price Target: $70.09 (25.27% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/3/2017Standpoint ResearchUpgradeHold -> Buy$63.00LowView Rating Details
7/25/2017Northcoast ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$70.00MediumView Rating Details
7/12/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$84.00 -> $70.00HighView Rating Details
7/12/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingHoldHighView Rating Details
7/11/2017Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperform$66.00LowView Rating Details
6/12/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$70.00 -> $76.00LowView Rating Details
5/2/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$79.00 -> $74.00MediumView Rating Details
4/19/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$70.00LowView Rating Details
4/19/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight$65.00 -> $68.00MediumView Rating Details
12/5/2016William BlairUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
12/5/2016Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/30/2016KeyCorpInitiated CoverageOverweight$76.00N/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016StephensUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
11/1/2016Buckingham ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$66.00N/AView Rating Details
9/7/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
9/7/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeMarket Perform$65.00N/AView Rating Details
8/25/2016MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral$64.00N/AView Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
4/14/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncBoost Price TargetNeutral$43.00 -> $52.00N/AView Rating Details
3/3/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutral$45.00 -> $46.00N/AView Rating Details
1/29/2016Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral$52.00 -> $46.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
Earnings by Quarter for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
Earnings History by Quarter for WESCO International (NYSE WCC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/25/2017$1.09N/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2017Q2 2017$0.98$1.02$1.91 billion$1.91 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2017Q1 17$0.73$0.76$1.76 billion$1.77 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q416$0.95$0.96$1.81 billion$1.79 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$1.11$1.05$1.91 billion$1.86 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.97$1.02$1.88 billion$1.91 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.73$0.77$1.76 million$1.78 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$1.02$1.03$1.84 billion$1.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$1.21$1.28$2.01 billion$1.92 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$1.14$1.00$1.97 billion$1.92 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$1.01$0.90$1.90 billion$1.82 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$1.49$1.40$2.00 billion$2.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$1.50$1.53$2.05 billion$2.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$1.35$1.29$2.01 billion$2.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$1.07$1.12$1.83 million$1.81 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q413$1.32$1.26$1.91 billion$1.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$1.42$1.42$1.95 billion$1.93 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$1.37$1.25$1.93 billion$1.89 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2013Q1 2013$1.16$1.12$1.83 billion$1.81 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q4 2012$1.09$1.06$1.65 billion$1.64 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2012$1.24$1.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$1.22$1.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012$0.96$1.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$0.97$1.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2011$1.03$1.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.92$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.69$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$0.65$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.71
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.71$0.73$0.72
Q2 20174$0.97$1.01$0.99
Q3 20174$1.01$1.11$1.05
Q4 20174$0.91$1.05$0.96
Q1 20181$0.89$0.89$0.89
Q2 20181$1.08$1.08$1.08
Q3 20181$1.16$1.16$1.16
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 98.14%
Insider Trades by Quarter for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/11/2017David S SchulzCFOBuy4,000$51.57$206,280.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2017Sandra Beach LinDirectorSell1,731$70.49$122,018.19View SEC Filing  
2/1/2017John EngelChairmanSell75,171$70.30$5,284,521.30View SEC Filing  
1/31/2017David S SchulzCFOBuy5,000$71.17$355,850.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016Diane LazzarisSVPSell5,028$64.65$325,060.20View SEC Filing  
9/6/2016James Louis SingletonDirectorSell2,638$63.29$166,959.02View SEC Filing  
2/2/2016James J. /Ky ObrienDirectorBuy1,540$38.78$59,721.20View SEC Filing  
4/29/2015John EngelCEOSell22,357$71.36$1,595,395.52View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014James William MortonDirectorBuy6,000$0.03$150.00
11/11/2014Daniel A BrailerVPSell7,212$85.94$619,799.28View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Timothy A HibbardInsiderSell3,816$91.23$348,133.68View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014James Louis SingletonDirectorSell1,009$87.55$88,337.95View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Allan DuganierDirectorSell1,355$85.50$115,852.50View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Daniel BrailerVPSell3,321$84.51$280,657.71View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014Sandra Beach LinDirectorSell1,504$84.69$127,373.76View SEC Filing  
2/6/2014Oss Stephen VanCOOSell34,868$81.09$2,827,446.12View SEC Filing  
2/4/2014John EngelCEOSell50,000$81.16$4,058,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2013George Miles, Jr.DirectorSell4,315$86.40$372,816.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Daniel BrailerVPSell8,649$74.62$645,388.38View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Kenneth Scott ParksCFOBuy2,700$73.39$198,153.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Allan A DuganierDirectorSell1,500$75.00$112,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
Latest Headlines for WESCO International (NYSE:WCC)
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finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to WESCO International, Inc. : September 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 9:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$1.92 Billion in Sales Expected for WESCO International, Inc. (WCC) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 3:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect WESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Will Announce Earnings of $1.03 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 12:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to WESCO International, Inc. : September 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 1:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in WESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Increases By 64.5%
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 1:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 12:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWESCO International, Inc. :WCC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 11:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$1.03 EPS Expected for WESCO International, Inc. (WCC) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 12:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) CFO Buys 4,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 11:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Wesco International Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 8:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Wesco International Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 8:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $1.92 Billion
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 10:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo5 Strong Sell Stocks the Market Gave Up On
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 3:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate WESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Will Post Earnings of $1.03 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 7:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to WESCO International, Inc. : August 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 8:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWESCO International, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:WCC) : August 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 8:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 1:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 1:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWESCO (WCC) Surpasses Q2 Earnings Estimates, Misses Revenues
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 8:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) Rating Reiterated by UBS AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 9:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) Forecasted to Earn Q3 2017 Earnings of $1.05 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 7:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Forecasted to Earn Q3 2017 Earnings of $1.01 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 7:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for WESCO International, Inc. Reduced by Analyst (NYSE:WCC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 7:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) Cut to Strong Sell at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 11:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWESCO International: Trouble at the Margins
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 8:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 7:12 PM
nasdaq.com logoEnergy Sector Update for 07/27/2017: WCC,TOO,BBU,TK,QEP - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 28 at 9:52 AM
nasdaq.com logoWesco International Becomes Oversold (WCC) - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 28 at 9:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WCC earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 9:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.98 Per Share, Northcoast Research Forecasts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 9:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.05 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 6:29 PM
rttnews.com logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Wesco International Inc Q2 Earnings Report
www.rttnews.com - July 27 at 9:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWESCO International, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 9:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWesco International tops 2Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 9:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: WESCO International, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 9:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWESCO International, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WCC-US : July 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 9:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) Coverage Initiated at Northcoast Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 11:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $1.91 Billion
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 1:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 7:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.98 Earnings Per Share Expected for WESCO International, Inc. (WCC) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 8:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Lowers WESCO International, Inc. (WCC) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 10:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) Given Outperform Rating at Wells Fargo & Company
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 12 at 10:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 11 at 12:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (NYSE:WCC) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Wolfe Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 11 at 9:38 AM
streetinsider.com logoWESCO International (WCC) PT Lowered to $70 at Wells Fargo on 2Q Preview of Industrial Distributors; 'Downward ... - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - July 11 at 9:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to WESCO International, Inc. : July 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 5:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Raised to Sell at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 3:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Raised to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 3:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Expect WESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $1.91 Billion
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 25 at 8:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWESCO International, Inc. (WCC) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.98 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 23 at 6:26 PM

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