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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 : 4/10

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Cash-to-Debt 1.42
EGY's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
57% of the 449 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.72 vs. EGY: 1.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
EGY' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: 1.42
Interest Coverage 1.00
EGY's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
90% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 191.96 vs. EGY: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
EGY' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 9999.5 Max: No Debt
Current: 1
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 0.38
Beneish M-Score: -3.58
WACC vs ROIC
6.98%
-3408.81%
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 : 5/10

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Operating Margin % 4.38
EGY's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
78% of the 429 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -45.13 vs. EGY: 4.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
EGY' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -128.17  Med: 44.98 Max: 62.99
Current: 4.38
-128.17
62.99
Net Margin % -44.41
EGY's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
52% of the 429 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -49.17 vs. EGY: -44.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
EGY' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -197.22  Med: 7.78 Max: 27.77
Current: -44.41
-197.22
27.77
ROE % -197.88
EGY's ROE % is ranked lower than
92% of the 420 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -13.16 vs. EGY: -197.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
EGY' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -206.47  Med: 7.35 Max: 21.77
Current: -197.88
-206.47
21.77
ROA % -27.01
EGY's ROA % is ranked lower than
72% of the 496 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -9.02 vs. EGY: -27.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
EGY' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -85.11  Med: 5.49 Max: 16.92
Current: -27.01
-85.11
16.92
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 14.98
EGY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
91% of the 470 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -13.05 vs. EGY: 14.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
EGY' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -142.41  Med: 72.85 Max: 140.08
Current: 14.98
-142.41
140.08
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -29.50
EGY's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
70% of the 369 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -18.20 vs. EGY: -29.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
EGY' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -58.8  Med: 5.8 Max: 121
Current: -29.5
-58.8
121
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -72.70
EGY's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
96% of the 303 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -21.60 vs. EGY: -72.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
EGY' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -1.9 Max: 133.3
Current: -72.7
0
133.3
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Q1 2016

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Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P    NAICS: 211111    SIC: 1311
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Traded in other countries:VAW.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
VAALCO Energy Inc is an independent energy company. It is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas.

VAALCO Energy Inc is a Delaware corporation incorporated in 1985. It is an independent energy company, engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas. It owns producing properties and conducts exploration activities as operator of consortiums internationally in Gabon and Angola and as a non-operator in Equatorial Guinea, West Africa. The Company is also an operator of unconventional and conventional resource properties in the United States located in North Texas. The Company produces from the Etame, Avouma, South Tchibala and Ebouri fields on the block. In Gabon, the Company sold oil under annual contracts with Mercuria Trading NV. The Company signed a production sharing contract for Block 5 offshore Angola. The Company acquired a 640 acre lease in the Hefley field, in North Texas in December 2010 and a 480 acre lease in the same formation in July 2011. The Company acquired a 100% working interest in approximately 10,000 acres in Harding County, South Dakota. The primary objective for this property is the Red River formation. The company faces competition from oil and natural gas companies, numerous independent oil companies, individual proprietors, investors and others independent operators. The Companys activities are subject to federal, state and local laws and regulations governing environmental quality and pollution control in the United States, Gabon and Great Britain and would be subject to the laws and regulations of Angola when exploration begins. In addition the Company is subject to the International Finance Corporation environmental guidelines.

Top Ranked Articles about VAALCO Energy Inc

VAALCO Energy Announces Appointment of New Chief Financial Officer
VAALCO Energy Receives Continued Listing Standard Notice From NYSE
VAALCO Energy Announces Additional Funding From the IFC

HOUSTON, March 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (:EGY) (“VAALCO” or the “Company”) announced today that the International Finance Corporation (IFC) approved VAALCO’s formal request to borrow $4,166,500 of additional funds under its Supplemental Agreement with the IFC which was executed June 29, 2016. The borrowed funds will provide added financial flexibility and facilitate execution of VAALCO’s corporate strategy. 
The Supplemental Agreement amended VAALCO’s previously existing loan agreement with the IFC, converting the revolving portion of the credit facility to a term loan with $15 million outstanding and providing that VAALCO could request an additional $5 million of borrowings, subject to IFC approval. VAALCO received the approval from the IFC on March 14, 2017 and expects to receive the funds on or before March 31, 2017.  The additional borrowings will be repaid in five essentially equal quarterly principal installments commencing June 30, 2017, together with interest which will accrue at LIBOR plus 5.75%. Cary Bounds, VAALCO’s Chief Executive Officer, commented, “IFC’s approval of these additional funds helps position VAALCO during 2017 to execute on future growth initiatives, such as development drilling or opportunistic acquisitions. We value our relationship with the IFC and appreciate the many years of support they have provided VAALCO that has allowed us to continue our development activities in Gabon.” About VAALCO VAALCO Energy, Inc. is a Houston-based independent energy company principally engaged in the acquisition, development and production of crude oil. The Company's properties and acreage are located primarily in Gabon and Equatorial Guinea in West Africa. This news release includes "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Forward-looking statements are those concerning VAALCO's plans, expectations, and objectives for liquidity and capital resources, future drilling, completion, workover and other operations and activities. All statements, other than statements of historical facts, included in this release that address activities, events or developments that VAALCO expects, believes or anticipates will or may occur in the future are forward-looking statements. These statements may include expected capital expenditures, future drilling plans, prospect evaluations, liquidity, negotiations with governments and third parties, expectations regarding processing facilities, and reserve growth. These statements are based on assumptions made by VAALCO based on its experience, perception of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and other factors it believes are appropriate in the circumstances. Such statements are subject to a number of assumptions, risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond VAALCO's control. These risks include, but are not limited to oil and gas price volatility, inflation, general economic conditions, the Company's success in discovering, developing and producing reserves, lack of availability of goods, services and capital, environmental risks, drilling risks, foreign operational risks, and regulatory changes. These and other risks are further described in VAALCO's annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2016 and other reports filed with the SEC. Investors are cautioned that forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and that actual results or developments may differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. VAALCO disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.
For further information:
Investor Contact
Elizabeth Prochnow
713-623-0801

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VAALCO Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call

HOUSTON, March 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (:EGY) today announced that it will issue its fourth quarter and full year 2016 earnings release on Monday, March 13 after the close of trading and host a conference call to discuss fourth quarter and full year 2016 financial and operational results on Tuesday morning, March 14 at 8:00 a.m. Central Time (9:00 a.m. Eastern Time.)
Interested parties may participate by dialing (844) 841-1668.  International parties may dial (661) 378-9859.  The confirmation code is 77612453.  This call will also be webcast on VAALCO’s website at www.vaalco.com.  An audio replay will be available beginning approximately two hours after the end of the call and be available through March 21, 2017 by dialing (855) 859-2056.  International parties may dial (404) 537-3406. The confirmation code is 77612453. About VAALCO VAALCO Energy, Inc. is a Houston-based independent energy company principally engaged in the acquisition, development and production of crude oil. The Company's properties and acreage are located primarily in Gabon and Equatorial Guinea in West Africa.
Investor Contacts
Elizabeth Prochnow
713-623-0801

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Ratios

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PS Ratio 0.98
EGY's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 405 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. EGY: 0.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
EGY' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.67  Med: 2.26 Max: 5.68
Current: 0.98
0.67
5.68
EV-to-EBIT 10.85
EGY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
56% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 16.34 vs. EGY: 10.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
EGY' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.5  Med: 3.5 Max: 15.5
Current: 10.85
-5.5
15.5
EV-to-EBITDA 3.72
EGY's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
87% of the 399 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 12.98 vs. EGY: 3.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
EGY' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.1  Med: 2.8 Max: 7.9
Current: 3.72
-9.1
7.9
Current Ratio 0.69
EGY's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
68% of the 480 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. EGY: 0.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
EGY' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 1.95 Max: 6.49
Current: 0.69
0.41
6.49
Quick Ratio 0.67
EGY's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
67% of the 479 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. EGY: 0.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
EGY' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 1.91 Max: 6.45
Current: 0.67
0.35
6.45
Days Inventory 9.14
EGY's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
82% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 28.39 vs. EGY: 9.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
EGY' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.63  Med: 10.46 Max: 16.82
Current: 9.14
4.63
16.82
Days Sales Outstanding 41.22
EGY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
69% of the 381 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 55.27 vs. EGY: 41.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
EGY' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.1  Med: 34.94 Max: 82.1
Current: 41.22
12.1
82.1
Days Payable 185.44
EGY's Days Payable is ranked higher than
74% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 88.02 vs. EGY: 185.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
EGY' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.65  Med: 134.31 Max: 401.81
Current: 185.44
4.65
401.81

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -1.00
EGY's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -9.80 vs. EGY: -1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
EGY' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -40.3  Med: -0.65 Max: 1.5
Current: -1
-40.3
1.5

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.43
EGY's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
78% of the 345 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. EGY: 0.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
EGY' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.21  Med: 1.05 Max: 7
Current: 0.43
0.21
7
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 0.11
EGY's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 12 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.69 vs. EGY: 0.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
EGY' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.49 Max: 1.22
Current: 0.11
0.11
1.22
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 9.20
EGY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
84% of the 565 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -3.19 vs. EGY: 9.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
EGY' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.4  Med: 24.8 Max: 79.1
Current: 9.2
6.4
79.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 37.36
EGY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
95% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -16.11 vs. EGY: 37.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
EGY' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.5  Med: 11.55 Max: 97.6
Current: 37.36
-3.5
97.6

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $59.78
EPS (TTM) $ -0.45
Beta-0.17
Short Percentage of Float1.25%
52-Week Range $0.70 - 1.43
Shares Outstanding (Mil)58.59

Analyst Estimate

Dec17
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) -0.18
EPS without NRI ($) -0.18
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
VAALCO Energy Announces Appointment of New Chief Financial Officer Apr 17 2017 
VAALCO INVESTIGATION INITIATED BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investi Apr 14 2017 
VAALCO Energy Receives Continued Listing Standard Notice From NYSE Apr 10 2017 
VAALCO Energy Announces Additional Funding From the IFC Mar 16 2017 
VAALCO Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call Mar 08 2017 
VAALCO Energy Announces Year-End 2016 Reserves Feb 21 2017 
VAALCO Energy Announces Listing Plan Accepted by the NYSE and Stock Price Compliance Feb 01 2017 
VAALCO Energy Provides Operational Update and Posts New Investor Presentation to Website Jan 25 2017 
Group 42 Acquires Ownership Interest in VAALCO Energy, Inc. Oct 06 2015 
Investors Can Expect a Turnaround at VAALCO Energy May 27 2015 

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