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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

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.14
DYN's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
56% of the 144 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.17 vs. DYN: 0.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
DYN' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.11 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.14
Equity to Asset 0.26
DYN's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
68% of the 143 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. DYN: 0.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
DYN' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.19  Med: 0.25 Max: 0.55
Current: 0.26
-0.19
0.55
Interest Coverage 0.17
DYN's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
99% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 2.71 vs. DYN: 0.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
DYN' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 1.58 Max: 1.74
Current: 0.17
0.14
1.74
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 0.48
M-Score: -1.47
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

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 2.58
DYN's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 142 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 10.07 vs. DYN: 2.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
DYN' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -41.55  Med: -4.21 Max: 22.38
Current: 2.58
-41.55
22.38
Net-margin (%) 2.32
DYN's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 142 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 4.61 vs. DYN: 2.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
DYN' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -70.52  Med: -10.84 Max: 8.51
Current: 2.32
-70.52
8.51
ROE (%) 2.05
DYN's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 142 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 4.53 vs. DYN: 2.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
DYN' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -48.73  Med: -13.07 Max: 7.8
Current: 2.05
-48.73
7.8
ROA (%) 0.77
DYN's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. DYN: 0.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
DYN' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.46  Med: -3.54 Max: 2.54
Current: 0.77
-13.46
2.54
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 2.47
DYN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 145 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 5.78 vs. DYN: 2.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
DYN' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.69  Med: -1.51 Max: 8.75
Current: 2.47
-18.69
8.75
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 29.60
DYN's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 101 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. DYN: 29.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
DYN' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -59.7  Med: -7.00 Max: 67
Current: 29.6
-59.7
67
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 42.00
DYN's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 83 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 11.90 vs. DYN: 42.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
DYN' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42  Med: -0.45 Max: 42
Current: 42
-42
42
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -8.70
DYN's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 72 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. DYN: -8.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
DYN' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -77.4  Med: -13.30 Max: 105.5
Current: -8.7
-77.4
105.5
» DYN's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

DYN Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 1,148,000 sh (+18.36%)
Howard Marks 10,595,712 sh (+4.39%)
Steven Cohen 1,159,400 sh (+2.23%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 30,553 sh (-0.57%)
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Q2 2015

DYN Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Leon Cooperman 274,748 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 20,013 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 189,700 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 87,700 sh (+187.04%)
Steven Cohen 3,168,726 sh (+173.31%)
Howard Marks 9,795,396 sh (-7.55%)
Jim Simons 712,300 sh (-37.95%)
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Q3 2015

DYN Guru Trades in Q3 2015

George Soros 39,527 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 350,000 sh (+84.50%)
Paul Tudor Jones 30,285 sh (+51.33%)
Howard Marks 9,840,696 sh (+0.46%)
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Leon Cooperman Sold Out
Steven Cohen 1,878,900 sh (-40.70%)
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Q4 2015

DYN Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Howard Marks 9,840,696 sh (unchged)
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 118.70
DYN's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
95% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 14.90 vs. DYN: 118.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
DYN' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 80.57  Med: 117.86 Max: 242.35
Current: 118.7
80.57
242.35
Forward P/E 28.33
DYN's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
77% of the 111 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 19.16 vs. DYN: 28.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 201.80
DYN's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
97% of the 109 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 13.80 vs. DYN: 201.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
DYN' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 94.67  Med: 194.00 Max: 412
Current: 201.8
94.67
412
P/B 0.54
DYN's P/B is ranked higher than
83% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. DYN: 0.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
DYN' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 1.03 Max: 1.76
Current: 0.54
0.49
1.76
P/S 0.45
DYN's P/S is ranked higher than
76% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. DYN: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
DYN' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.41 Max: 2.84
Current: 0.45
0.41
2.84
POCF 8.53
DYN's POCF is ranked lower than
66% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 6.58 vs. DYN: 8.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
DYN' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.89  Med: 11.89 Max: 67.69
Current: 8.53
6.89
67.69
EV-to-EBIT 59.38
DYN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
87% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 15.65 vs. DYN: 59.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
DYN' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -206.9  Med: -9.05 Max: 764.6
Current: 59.38
-206.9
764.6
EV-to-EBITDA 13.14
DYN's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
72% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 8.92 vs. DYN: 13.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
DYN' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.1  Med: 19.80 Max: 52.6
Current: 13.14
-4.1
52.6
Current Ratio 2.24
DYN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 143 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.27 vs. DYN: 2.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
DYN' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.59  Med: 1.38 Max: 4.23
Current: 2.24
0.59
4.23
Quick Ratio 1.72
DYN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
72% of the 143 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. DYN: 1.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
DYN' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.58  Med: 1.33 Max: 3.87
Current: 1.72
0.58
3.87
Days Inventory 65.90
DYN's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
71% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 30.56 vs. DYN: 65.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
DYN' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.19  Med: 36.57 Max: 65.55
Current: 65.9
11.19
65.55
Days Sales Outstanding 46.09
DYN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
62% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 56.29 vs. DYN: 46.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
DYN' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.51  Med: 39.47 Max: 115.82
Current: 46.09
14.51
115.82
Days Payable 62.12
DYN's Days Payable is ranked higher than
55% of the 93 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 53.64 vs. DYN: 62.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
DYN' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 17.28  Med: 51.23 Max: 104.88
Current: 62.12
17.28
104.88

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 0.79
DYN's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
83% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. DYN: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
DYN' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.85  Med: 1.27 Max: 1.89
Current: 0.79
0.85
1.89
Price/Projected FCF 0.80
DYN's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
59% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. DYN: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
DYN' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.37  Med: 5.85 Max: 29.99
Current: 0.8
1.37
29.99
Price/Median PS Value 0.32
DYN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 203 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. DYN: 0.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
DYN' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.55  Med: 1.02 Max: 1.9
Current: 0.32
0.55
1.9
Price/Graham Number 2.67
DYN's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
68% of the 150 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 1.51 vs. DYN: 2.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
DYN' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.2  Med: 3.88 Max: 4.55
Current: 2.67
3.2
4.55
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 1.70
DYN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
67% of the 139 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. DYN: 1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
DYN' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 1.45 Max: 1.7
Current: 1.7
0.1
1.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 20.80
DYN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 52 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Independent Power Producers industry.

( Industry Median: 9.10 vs. DYN: 20.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
DYN' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6  Med: -4.00 Max: -0.4
Current: 20.8
-6
-0.4

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $3453
EPS $ 0.10
Beta1.64
Short Percentage of Float9.57%
52-Week Range $9.62 - 34.69
Shares Outstanding(Mil)120.55

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 4,056 4,711 4,911 4,671
EPS($) 0.63 -0.42 0.43 0.05
EPS without NRI($) 0.63 -0.42 0.43 0.05

Business Description

Industry: Utilities - Independent Power Producers » Utilities - Independent Power Producers
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Traded in other countries:DYE.Germany,
Dynegy Inc became incorporated in the State of Delaware in 2007. It is a holding company which conducts all of its business operations through its subsidiaries. The Company's primary business is the production and sale of electric energy, capacity and ancillary services from its fleet of 16 power plants in six states. The Company's generation assets by fuel type segments include: the Coal segment, the IPH segment and the Gas segment. Its Coal segment is comprised of four operating coal-fired power generation facilities in Illinois with a total generating capacity of 2,980 MW. Its IPH segment is comprised of five operating coal-fired power generation facilities located in Illinois with a total owned generating capacity of 4,062 MW. Its Gas segment is comprised of six operating natural gas-fired power generation facilities located in California, Nevada, Illinois, Pennsylvania, New York, and Maine, and one fuel-oil fired power generation facility located in California, totaling 6,771 MW of electric generating capacity. The Company sells its energy products and services to customers in the electric and natural gas distribution industries, financial institutions and to entities engaged in commercial and industrial businesses. In connection with AER Acquisition on December 2, 2013, the Company began serving residential, municipal, commercial and industrial customers through its Homefield Energy retail business in Illinois. Its Coal & Gas power generation businesses compete with other non-utility generators, regulated utilities, unregulated subsidiaries of regulated utilities, other energy service companies and financial institutions. The Company is subject to extensive federal, state and local laws and regulations governing the generation and sale of energy commodities in each of the jurisdictions in which it have operations.
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