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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
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.07
CNQ's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
77% of the 455 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.43 vs. CNQ: 0.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CNQ' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 0.07
Current: 0.07
0
0.07
Equity to Asset 0.46
CNQ's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
54% of the 440 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. CNQ: 0.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CNQ' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.42 Max: 0.54
Current: 0.46
0.32
0.54
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 1.53
M-Score: -3.08
WACC vs ROIC
12.78%
0.45%
WACC
ROIC
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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -7.93
CNQ's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 447 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -59.62 vs. CNQ: -7.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CNQ' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.83  Med: 21.97 Max: 41.48
Current: -7.93
17.83
41.48
Net-margin (%) -4.02
CNQ's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 447 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -68.47 vs. CNQ: -4.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CNQ' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.39  Med: 15.65 Max: 30.83
Current: -4.02
10.39
30.83
ROE (%) -1.77
CNQ's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 466 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -23.85 vs. CNQ: -1.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CNQ' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.02  Med: 12.78 Max: 31.46
Current: -1.77
8.02
31.46
ROA (%) -0.82
CNQ's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 507 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -13.34 vs. CNQ: -0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CNQ' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.78  Med: 5.55 Max: 12.66
Current: -0.82
3.78
12.66
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -0.21
CNQ's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -21.88 vs. CNQ: -0.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CNQ' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.07  Med: 9.82 Max: 20.2
Current: -0.21
6.07
20.2
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 11.40
CNQ's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 372 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -5.70 vs. CNQ: 11.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CNQ' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2  Med: 16.60 Max: 47.8
Current: 11.4
-2
47.8
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 9.80
CNQ's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 258 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -5.70 vs. CNQ: 9.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CNQ' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.5  Med: 15.05 Max: 48.7
Current: 9.8
-8.5
48.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 14.30
CNQ's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. CNQ: 14.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CNQ' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19.6  Med: 20.40 Max: 111.9
Current: 14.3
-19.6
111.9
» CNQ's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-08-06)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

CNQ Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 283,500 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 490,002 sh (+540.53%)
Ray Dalio 648,400 sh (+119.05%)
Jeremy Grantham 1,728,100 sh (+91.33%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 3,000,000 sh (+87.50%)
First Pacific Advisors 5,729,500 sh (+0.70%)
Steven Romick 5,280,000 sh (unchged)
Tweedy Browne 125,000 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
Bruce Berkowitz Sold Out
David Dreman Sold Out
Chris Davis 41,527 sh (-0.24%)
First Eagle Investment 23,358,814 sh (-0.86%)
Ruane Cunniff 754,015 sh (-1.49%)
Murray Stahl 62,909 sh (-6.66%)
David Winters 2,837,855 sh (-11.26%)
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Q3 2015

CNQ Guru Trades in Q3 2015

RS Investment Management 736 sh (New)
Bruce Berkowitz 9,710,500 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,445,500 sh (+409.88%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 7,185,400 sh (+139.51%)
First Eagle Investment 23,577,818 sh (+0.94%)
Tweedy Browne Sold Out
Ruane Cunniff 753,298 sh (-0.10%)
David Winters 2,709,968 sh (-4.51%)
Chris Davis 39,557 sh (-4.74%)
Murray Stahl 54,790 sh (-12.91%)
First Pacific Advisors 3,780,030 sh (-34.03%)
Steven Romick 3,450,940 sh (-34.64%)
Steven Cohen 250,000 sh (-48.98%)
Ray Dalio 293,300 sh (-54.77%)
Jeremy Grantham 718,297 sh (-58.43%)
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Q4 2015

CNQ Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Ray Dalio 340,100 sh (+15.96%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 7,700,000 sh (+7.16%)
Steven Romick Sold Out
Chris Davis Sold Out
RS Investment Management Sold Out
First Pacific Advisors Sold Out
Ruane Cunniff 728,973 sh (-3.23%)
Murray Stahl 49,003 sh (-10.56%)
Jeremy Grantham 640,900 sh (-10.78%)
David Winters 2,251,197 sh (-16.93%)
First Eagle Investment 16,939,592 sh (-28.15%)
Steven Cohen 136,700 sh (-45.32%)
Bruce Berkowitz 1,107,100 sh (-88.60%)
Jim Simons 22,500 sh (-98.44%)
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Q1 2016

CNQ Guru Trades in Q1 2016

RS Investment Management 9,559 sh (New)
Jim Simons 78,900 sh (+250.67%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 9,330,500 sh (+21.18%)
Ray Dalio 347,200 sh (+2.09%)
Steven Cohen 1,200,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
David Winters Sold Out
Bruce Berkowitz Sold Out
Ruane Cunniff 689,985 sh (-5.35%)
Murray Stahl 43,703 sh (-10.82%)
Jeremy Grantham 565,000 sh (-11.84%)
First Eagle Investment 8,098,292 sh (-52.19%)
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Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
Compare:NYSE:OXY, NYSE:COP, HKSE:00883, NYSE:EOG, LSE:NVTK » details
Traded in other countries:CNQ.Canada, CRC.Germany,
Canadian Natural Resources Ltd is a senior independent energy company. The Company is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development, production, marketing and sale of crude oil, NGLs and natural gas.

Canadian Natural Resources Ltd was incorporated under the laws of the Province of British Columbia on November 7, 1973 as AEX Minerals Corporation (N.P.L.) and on December 5, 1975 changed its name to Canadian Natural Resources Limited. The Company was continued under the Companies Act of Alberta on January 6, 1982 and was further continued under the Business Corporations Act (Alberta) on November 6, 1985. It is a Canadian based senior independent energy company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development, production, marketing and sale of crude oil, NGLs and natural gas. The Company's principal core regions of operations are western Canada, the UK sector of the North Sea and Offshore Africa. The Company's competitors include both integrated and non integrated crude oil and natural gas companies as well as other petroleum products and energy sources. The Company's business is subject to regulations generally established by government legislation and governmental agencies.

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/B 1.55
CNQ's P/B is ranked lower than
68% of the 446 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. CNQ: 1.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CNQ' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.98  Med: 1.86 Max: 4.65
Current: 1.55
0.98
4.65
P/S 3.53
CNQ's P/S is ranked lower than
63% of the 434 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. CNQ: 3.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CNQ' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.27  Med: 2.59 Max: 4.1
Current: 3.53
1.27
4.1
PFCF 54.10
CNQ's PFCF is ranked lower than
92% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 11.75 vs. CNQ: 54.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CNQ' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.93  Med: 49.81 Max: 1166.86
Current: 54.1
12.93
1166.86
POCF 8.69
CNQ's POCF is ranked lower than
67% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.26 vs. CNQ: 8.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CNQ' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.05  Med: 6.36 Max: 9.03
Current: 8.69
3.05
9.03
EV-to-EBITDA 11.15
CNQ's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
59% of the 215 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 9.29 vs. CNQ: 11.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CNQ' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.3  Med: 6.80 Max: 14.4
Current: 11.15
3.3
14.4
Shiller P/E 16.84
CNQ's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
55% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 12.73 vs. CNQ: 16.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
CNQ' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.53  Med: 18.49 Max: 42.74
Current: 16.84
10.53
42.74
Current Ratio 0.96
CNQ's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
61% of the 489 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. CNQ: 0.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CNQ' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.70 Max: 1.78
Current: 0.96
0.22
1.78
Quick Ratio 0.81
CNQ's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
67% of the 489 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. CNQ: 0.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CNQ' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.65 Max: 1.78
Current: 0.81
0.22
1.78
Days Inventory 31.64
CNQ's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
57% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 24.32 vs. CNQ: 31.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CNQ' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.73  Med: 23.35 Max: 32.76
Current: 31.64
20.73
32.76
Days Sales Outstanding 30.75
CNQ's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
68% of the 397 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 40.81 vs. CNQ: 30.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CNQ' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.98  Med: 37.78 Max: 61.03
Current: 30.75
26.98
61.03
Days Payable 21.23
CNQ's Days Payable is ranked lower than
82% of the 256 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 79.55 vs. CNQ: 21.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CNQ' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.04  Med: 23.35 Max: 66.31
Current: 21.23
15.04
66.31

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 2.35
CNQ's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
69% of the 323 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.17 vs. CNQ: 2.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
CNQ' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.33  Med: 0.76 Max: 3.76
Current: 2.35
0.33
3.76
Dividend Growth (3y) 35.70
CNQ's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
93% of the 92 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -3.80 vs. CNQ: 35.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
CNQ' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 20.60 Max: 35.7
Current: 35.7
0
35.7
Forward Dividend Yield 2.47
CNQ's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
67% of the 242 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. CNQ: 2.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 8.96
CNQ's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
81% of the 382 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.35 vs. CNQ: 8.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
CNQ' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.26  Med: 2.90 Max: 14.34
Current: 8.96
1.26
14.34
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.10
CNQ's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
87% of the 369 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -9.20 vs. CNQ: 0.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CNQ' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.2  Med: -0.35 Max: 0.1
Current: 0.1
-10.2
0.1

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 1.59
CNQ's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
65% of the 423 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. CNQ: 1.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CNQ' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.03  Med: 1.93 Max: 4.2
Current: 1.59
1.03
4.2
Price/Projected FCF 2.24
CNQ's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
74% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. CNQ: 2.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
CNQ' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.32  Med: 3.08 Max: 341.8
Current: 2.24
1.32
341.8
Price/Median PS Value 1.36
CNQ's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
80% of the 386 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.70 vs. CNQ: 1.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CNQ' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 0.99 Max: 2.05
Current: 1.36
0.47
2.05
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -0.20
CNQ's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 527 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -12.50 vs. CNQ: -0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CNQ' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.2  Med: 7.10 Max: 22
Current: -0.2
-0.2
22
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -1.51
CNQ's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 173 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -14.18 vs. CNQ: -1.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CNQ' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.6  Med: 10.30 Max: 22.2
Current: -1.51
-1.6
22.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $9,333
EPS (TTM) $ -0.36
Beta1.41
Short Percentage of Float1.72%
52-Week Range $14.60 - 31.46
Shares Outstanding (Mil)1,095.66

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 6,879 9,437 10,777
EPS ($) -0.97 0.61 1.98
EPS without NRI ($) -0.97 0.61 1.98
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
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