Table 2. Companies Passing the Graham Screens
Company (Exchange: Ticker) PE Ratio (X) PE Using Avg EPS 3 Yrs (X) Price-to-Book (X) EPS Grth 7 Yr (%) Div Yield (%) Current Ratio Q1 (X) LT Debt/
Working Capital Q1 (%)
Market Cap ($M) 52-week Rel Strgth (%) Description
Graham Defensive Investor (Non-Utility)
Ashland Inc. (N: ASH) 2.4 5.7 1.3 39.5 1.7 2.7 3.6 4,598.0 -3.0 paving & spec chems,
POSCO (ADR) (N: PKX) 3.6 8.0 1.0 30.5 1.8 2.1 26.5 17,621.7 12.0 mfgs steel
Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (M: SCHN) 6.6 9.5 1.5 51.0 0.2 2.6 37.1 945.4 -18.0 auto parts & steel
Liz Claiborne, Inc. (N: LIZ) 11.5 13.6 1.8 11.8 0.7 2.3 46.9 3,643.1 -24.0 brand apparel
Briggs & Stratton Corporation (N: BGG) 12.9 15.2 2.0 9.2 2.6 2.4 59.1 1,773.8 -19.0 gas engines
Steel Technologies, Inc. (M: STTX) 14.0 11.9 1.3 19.3 1.1 3.4 40.6 345.3 -18.0 steel processor
Graham Enterprising Investor
POSCO (ADR) (N: PKX) 3.6 8.0 1.0 30.5 1.8 2.1 26.5 17,621.7 12.0 mfgs steel
Exchange Key: M= NASDAQ National or NASDAQ Small Cap Market, N= New York Stock Exchange.

Source AAII's Stock Investor Pro/Reuters Research, Inc. Data as of 2/10/2006.