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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 : 7/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.21
ATHL's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 0.21 )
ATHL' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.21

Equity to Asset 0.45
ATHL's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 0.45 )
ATHL' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 0.49
Current: 0.45

0.29
0.49
Interest Coverage 3.17
ATHL's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 3.17 )
ATHL' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.78   Max: 6.52
Current: 3.17

0.78
6.52
Z-Score: 2.60
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 : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 29.63
ATHL's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 29.63 )
ATHL' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 3.46   Max: 41.3
Current: 29.63

3.46
41.3
Net-margin (%) 12.13
ATHL's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 12.13 )
ATHL' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -1.72   Max: 33.74
Current: 12.13

-1.72
33.74
ROE (%) 7.50
ATHL's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 7.50 )
ATHL' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 11.27   Max: 14.17
Current: 7.5

11.27
14.17
ROA (%) 3.22
ATHL's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 3.22 )
ATHL' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 5.35   Max: 7.5
Current: 3.22

5.35
7.5
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 8.96
ATHL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 8.96 )
ATHL' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 11.75   Max: 16.13
Current: 8.96

11.75
16.13
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

ATHL Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Steven Cohen 10,229 sh (New)
John Burbank 31,950 sh (New)
Ron Baron 322,718 sh (New)
T Boone Pickens 150,000 sh (New)
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Q4 2013

ATHL Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 138,500 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 30,912 sh (+202.2%)
Ron Baron 333,618 sh (+3.38%)
John Burbank Sold Out
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Q1 2014

ATHL Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 18,559 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 313,035 sh (+912.66%)
Jim Simons 215,801 sh (+55.81%)
Ron Baron 334,618 sh (+0.3%)
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Q2 2014

ATHL Guru Trades in Q2 2014

RS Investment Management 674,041 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 21,771 sh (+17.31%)
Ron Baron 339,518 sh (+1.46%)
Jim Simons 218,000 sh (+1.02%)
Steven Cohen 168,800 sh (unchged)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with ATHL

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Burbank 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.03%$27.78 - $33.91 $ 57.9583%0
T Boone Pickens 2013-09-30 New Buy8.2%$26.38 - $33.8 $ 57.9599%150000
Ron Baron 2013-09-30 New Buy0.05%$26.38 - $33.8 $ 57.9599%322718
John Burbank 2013-09-30 New Buy0.03%$26.38 - $33.8 $ 57.9599%31950
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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 96.60
ATHL's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 96.60 )
ATHL' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 34.08   Max: 96.68
Current: 96.6

34.08
96.68
P/B 4.58
ATHL's P/B is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 4.58 )
ATHL' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 3.32   Max: 5.49
Current: 4.58

3.32
5.49
P/S 11.62
ATHL's P/S is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 11.62 )
ATHL' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 6.97   Max: 11.73
Current: 11.62

6.97
11.73
EV-to-EBIT 52.69
ATHL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 52.69 )
ATHL' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 23.4   Max: 50.8
Current: 52.69

23.4
50.8
Current Ratio 1.38
ATHL's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 1.38 )
ATHL' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 1.8
Current: 1.38

0.47
1.8
Quick Ratio 1.38
ATHL's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 1.38 )
ATHL' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 1.79
Current: 1.38

0.46
1.79

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 4.58
ATHL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 4.58 )
ATHL' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 3.7   Max: 4.48
Current: 4.58

3.7
4.48
Price/Median PS Value 1.30
ATHL's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 1.30 )
ATHL' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.85   Max: 1.05
Current: 1.3

0.85
1.05
Price/Graham Number 4.68
ATHL's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 4.68 )
ATHL' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 2.69   Max: 3.78
Current: 4.68

2.69
3.78
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 1.90
ATHL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
100% of the Companies
in the Global industry.

( Industry Median: vs. ATHL: 1.90 )
ATHL' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2   Max: 4.3
Current: 1.9

2
4.3

Business Description

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Traded in other countries:28A.Germany
Athlon Energy Inc. was formed on April 1, 2013. The Company is engaged in the acquisition, development and exploitation of unconventional oil and liquids-rich natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin. It currently concentrates on the vertical development of stacked pay zones, including the Spraberry, Wolfcamp, Cline, Strawn, Atoka and Mississippian formations, collectively called the Wolfberry play. The Company is currently in the emerging growth stage. Since its inception,it has operated up to eight drilling rigs simultaneously, and drilled more than 200 gross operated vertical Wolfberry wells.
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