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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 : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Equity to Asset 0.42
EPE's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
69% of the 1045 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. EPE: 0.42 )
EPE' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 0.43
Current: 0.42

0.31
0.43
Interest Coverage 4.69
EPE's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
65% of the 699 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 19.97 vs. EPE: 4.69 )
EPE' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 1.08   Max: 46.29
Current: 4.69

1.08
46.29
Z-Score: 1.30
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 : 4/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 52.05
EPE's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 1077 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. EPE: 52.05 )
EPE' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 24.3   Max: 48.41
Current: 52.05

24.3
48.41
Net-margin (%) 26.24
EPE's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1077 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -8.28 vs. EPE: 26.24 )
EPE' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 14.92   Max: 28.55
Current: 26.24

14.92
28.55
ROE (%) 21.70
EPE's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 1162 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -5.95 vs. EPE: 21.70 )
EPE' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 20.07   Max: 30.64
Current: 21.7

20.07
30.64
ROA (%) 8.92
EPE's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 1202 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -4.12 vs. EPE: 8.92 )
EPE' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 7.87   Max: 10.76
Current: 8.92

7.87
10.76
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 19.57
EPE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 1185 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -3.33 vs. EPE: 19.57 )
EPE' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 10.32   Max: 18.28
Current: 19.57

10.32
18.28
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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

EPE Guru Trades in Q2 2014

T Boone Pickens 277,341 sh (New)
George Soros 133,900 sh (New)
Jana Partners Sold Out
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Q3 2014

EPE Guru Trades in Q3 2014

George Soros Sold Out
T Boone Pickens 249,689 sh (-9.97%)
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Q4 2014

EPE Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 46,500 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,585,858 sh (New)
T Boone Pickens Sold Out
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Q1 2015

EPE Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 106,400 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 20,700 sh (-55.48%)
Steven Cohen 179,800 sh (-88.66%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 3.60
EPE's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1359 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. EPE: 3.60 )
EPE' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.52   Max: 28.31
Current: 3.6

2.52
28.31
Forward P/E 69.44
EPE's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
73% of the 1359 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. EPE: 69.44 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 3.70
EPE's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1359 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. EPE: 3.70 )
EPE' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 2.53   Max: 31.49
Current: 3.7

2.53
31.49
P/B 0.70
EPE's P/B is ranked higher than
80% of the 1359 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. EPE: 0.70 )
EPE' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.42   Max: 1.63
Current: 0.7

0.42
1.63
P/S 1.00
EPE's P/S is ranked higher than
86% of the 1359 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.96 vs. EPE: 1.00 )
EPE' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 3.45
Current: 1

0.59
3.45
POCF 2.50
EPE's POCF is ranked higher than
93% of the 1359 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 11.00 vs. EPE: 2.50 )
EPE' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 1.53   Max: 5.06
Current: 2.5

1.53
5.06
EV-to-EBIT 4.75
EPE's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
96% of the 1359 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. EPE: 4.75 )
EPE' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4.2   Max: 9737.3
Current: 4.75

4.2
9737.3
Current Ratio 1.23
EPE's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 1177 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. EPE: 1.23 )
EPE' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 1.92
Current: 1.23

0.59
1.92
Quick Ratio 1.21
EPE's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 1177 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. EPE: 1.21 )
EPE' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 1.9
Current: 1.21

0.56
1.9
Days Inventory 25.67
EPE's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
91% of the 1359 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. EPE: 25.67 )
EPE' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 14.2   Max: 25.99
Current: 25.67

14.2
25.99
Days Sales Outstanding 23.49
EPE's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
93% of the 1359 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 54.55 vs. EPE: 23.49 )
EPE' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 27.69   Max: 53.5
Current: 23.49

27.69
53.5

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.70
EPE's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
86% of the 1359 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. EPE: 0.70 )
EPE' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: 0.7

Price/Median PS Value 0.50
EPE's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
83% of the 1359 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. EPE: 0.50 )
EPE' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 1.97
Current: 0.5

0.45
1.97
Price/Graham Number 0.30
EPE's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
97% of the 1359 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. EPE: 0.30 )
EPE' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 1.71
Current: 0.3

0.28
1.71
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 21.40
EPE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
94% of the 1171 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. EPE: 21.40 )
EPE' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 4.3   Max: 23.6
Current: 21.4

4.3
23.6

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
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Traded in other countries:EPR.Germany,
EP Energy Corporation was incorporated on August 30, 2013. It is an oil exploration and production company. It is engaged in the acquisition and development of unconventional onshore oil and natural gas properties in the United States. Its operating areas include the Eagle Ford Shale, located in South Texas, Wolfcamp Shale, Altamont, and Haynesville Shale. The Company's oil and natural gas exploration and production activities are regulated at the federal, state and local levels in the United States and Brazil.
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