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Financial Strength : 4/10

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Profitability & Growth : 2/10

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Q1 2016

ERA Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 176,400 sh (+285.15%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 1,073,169 sh (+28.49%)
Chuck Royce 934,475 sh (+2.55%)
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Q2 2016

ERA Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Arnold Van Den Berg 1,206,333 sh (+12.41%)
Chuck Royce 930,779 sh (-0.40%)
Jim Simons 19,500 sh (-88.95%)
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Q3 2016

ERA Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Chuck Royce 1,213,820 sh (+30.41%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 1,239,718 sh (+2.77%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q4 2016

ERA Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Jim Simons 21,700 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 1,213,820 sh (unchged)
Arnold Van Den Berg 1,209,042 sh (-2.47%)
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Business Description

Industry: Transportation & Logistics » Airports & Air Services    NAICS: 488999    SIC: 4581
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Era Group Inc is a helicopter operator and the longest serving helicopter transport operator in the United States, which is its primary area of operations. It operates three classes of helicopters: Heavy, Medium and Light helicopters.

Era Group Inc was incorporated in 1999 in Delaware. The Company provides helicopters and related services. The Company's helicopters used to transport personnel to, from and between offshore oil and gas production platforms, drilling rigs and other installations. In addition to serving the oil and gas industry, the company provides air medical services, utility services to support firefighting, mining, power line and pipeline survey activities and Alaska flightseeing tours activities. The Company owns and operates three classes of helicopters which include Heavy helicopters, Medium helicopters, and Light helicopters. The Company's customers include Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, Petroleo Brasileiro S.A., Shell Pipeline Company, LP, Energy Resource Technology, Inc and the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, a U.S. government agency. Its competitors are Bristow Group Inc., PHI, Inc. and Rotorcraft Leasing Company LLC., Air Methods Corporation, PHI, Air Medical Group Holdings, Element Financial Corporation, Lease Corporation International (Aviation) Limited, Macquarie Rotocraft Leasing Limited, Milestone Aviation Group Limited and Waypoint Leasing Limited. It has operations in United States, Latin America and the Caribbean, Europe, Asia, Asia, and Canada. The Company's operations are subject to federal, state and local regulations in the U.S., as well as international treaties and conventions and the laws of foreign jurisdictions where the company operates its equipment or where the equipment is registered or operated.

Top Ranked Articles about Era Group Inc

Arnold Van Den Berg Buys Shares of Helicopter Operating Company Era Group is one of the leading helicopter operators in the world
Guru Arnold Van Den Berg (Trades, Portfolio) began his investment career in 1968 after he received his securities license. From there, Van Den Berg worked at John Hancock Insurance and then for Capital Securities. It was during this time when the market saw one of the worst declines in Wall Street histroy when the stock market lost 46% of its value in a single calendar year from 1973 to 1974. Read more...
Arnold Van Den Berg's Largest Buys in 1st Quarter Allegheny Technologies had an impact of 2% on his assets
Arnold Van Den Berg is a value investor who founded Century Management in 1974. He applies value investment strategies as his investment philosophy. He focused his first-quarter buys as follows: Read more...

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Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $264.9
EPS (TTM) $ -0.30
Beta0.94
Short Percentage of Float4.03%
52-Week Range $6.92 - 17.73
Shares Outstanding (Mil)20.94

Analyst Estimate

Dec16
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) 0.30
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.30
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
7.00%
Dividends Per Share ($)
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Arnold Van Den Berg Buys Shares of Helicopter Operating Company Apr 22 2016 
Arnold Van Den Berg's Largest Buys in 1st Quarter Apr 21 2016 
A John Rogers Holding That Could Take Flight in 2016 Dec 22 2015 
Third Avenue Management Sells Stake in Target Jun 24 2015 
Era Group Has Limited Downside, But Big Upside Potential Jan 23 2015 
Era Group: Undervalued with Bright Prospects May 19 2014 
Optimistic Chuck Royce's Top Q2 New Stocks Aug 06 2013 
New Holdings for High Numbers of Gurus Jul 22 2013 
Arnold Van Den Berg Buys 3 New Stocks Jul 10 2013 
Chuck Royce’s Top 5 New Q1 Purchases Apr 18 2013 

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