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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

vs
industry
vs
history
Equity to Asset 0.55
ERF's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
78% of the 1042 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. ERF: 0.55 )
ERF' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 0.73
Current: 0.55

0.48
0.73
Interest Coverage 8.74
ERF's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
70% of the 677 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 20.40 vs. ERF: 8.74 )
ERF' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.63   Max: 35.52
Current: 8.74

2.63
35.52
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 1.46
M-Score: -2.79
WACC vs ROIC
18.08%
12.28%
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 (%) 31.67
ERF's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1067 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.33 vs. ERF: 31.67 )
ERF' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -40.63   Max: 56.33
Current: 31.67

-40.63
56.33
Net-margin (%) 16.99
ERF's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1067 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -3.01 vs. ERF: 16.99 )
ERF' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -18.57   Max: 36.93
Current: 16.99

-18.57
36.93
ROE (%) 14.73
ERF's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1148 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -2.78 vs. ERF: 14.73 )
ERF' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -10.36   Max: 25.47
Current: 14.73

-10.36
25.47
ROA (%) 7.85
ERF's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1186 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. ERF: 7.85 )
ERF' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -5.8   Max: 16.88
Current: 7.85

-5.8
16.88
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 22.11
ERF's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1170 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -1.83 vs. ERF: 22.11 )
ERF' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -15.7   Max: 35.53
Current: 22.11

-15.7
35.53
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 4.60
ERF's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 794 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 8.20 vs. ERF: 4.60 )
ERF' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -20.9   Max: 26
Current: 4.6

-20.9
26
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 13.40
ERF's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 680 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. ERF: 13.40 )
ERF' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -55.3   Max: 43.6
Current: 13.4

-55.3
43.6
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 33.20
ERF's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 590 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. ERF: 33.20 )
ERF' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -52   Max: 82.5
Current: 33.2

-52
82.5
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Financials


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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

ERF Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 10,223 sh (-94.23%)
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Q2 2014

ERF Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 45,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 172,023 sh (+1582.71%)
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Q3 2014

ERF Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons 99,546 sh (-42.13%)
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Q4 2014

ERF Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 18,487 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 52,900 sh (New)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 10.30
ERF's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ERF: 10.30 )
ERF' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 0.9   Max: 233.63
Current: 10.3

0.9
233.63
Forward P/E 2500.00
ERF's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
70% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ERF: 2500.00 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 10.50
ERF's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ERF: 10.50 )
ERF' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 0.9   Max: 166
Current: 10.5

0.9
166
P/B 1.40
ERF's P/B is ranked higher than
62% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. ERF: 1.40 )
ERF' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 2.98
Current: 1.4

0.66
2.98
P/S 1.80
ERF's P/S is ranked higher than
69% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.92 vs. ERF: 1.80 )
ERF' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 4.68
Current: 1.8

0.18
4.68
POCF 3.99
ERF's POCF is ranked higher than
88% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 10.16 vs. ERF: 3.99 )
ERF' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 0.42   Max: 10.03
Current: 3.99

0.42
10.03
EV-to-EBIT 7.64
ERF's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
92% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ERF: 7.64 )
ERF' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -233.4   Max: 43.7
Current: 7.64

-233.4
43.7
PEG 1.69
ERF's PEG is ranked higher than
96% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ERF: 1.69 )
ERF' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 9.04
Current: 1.69

0.01
9.04
Shiller P/E 97.30
ERF's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
84% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ERF: 97.30 )
ERF' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 1.59   Max: 101.07
Current: 97.3

1.59
101.07
Current Ratio 0.80
ERF's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 1171 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. ERF: 0.80 )
ERF' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 1.22
Current: 0.8

0.27
1.22
Quick Ratio 0.80
ERF's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 1171 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. ERF: 0.80 )
ERF' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.27   Max: 1.22
Current: 0.8

0.27
1.22
Days Sales Outstanding 8.06
ERF's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
97% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 59.01 vs. ERF: 8.06 )
ERF' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 8.06   Max: 81.99
Current: 8.06

8.06
81.99

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 7.00
ERF's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
63% of the 389 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.16 vs. ERF: 7.00 )
ERF' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.81   Max: 24.61
Current: 7

0.81
24.61
Dividend Payout 0.75
ERF's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
93% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ERF: 0.75 )
ERF' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.75   Max: 4.5
Current: 0.75

0.75
4.5
Dividend growth (3y) -20.60
ERF's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
70% of the 221 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. ERF: -20.60 )
ERF' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: -10.9
Current: -20.6

Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.12
ERF's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
66% of the 401 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.89 vs. ERF: 3.12 )
ERF' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 10.98
Current: 3.12

0.36
10.98
Share Buyback Rate -4.80
ERF's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
83% of the 893 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -6.50 vs. ERF: -4.80 )
ERF' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: -3.9   Max: -66
Current: -4.8

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 1.90
ERF's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
66% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. ERF: 1.90 )
ERF' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 2.96
Current: 1.9

0.56
2.96
Price/Median PS Value 0.60
ERF's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
82% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. ERF: 0.60 )
ERF' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 1.3
Current: 0.6

0.06
1.3
Price/Graham Number 0.90
ERF's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
89% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. ERF: 0.90 )
ERF' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 3.27
Current: 0.9

0.36
3.27
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 13.30
ERF's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1158 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. ERF: 13.30 )
ERF' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.3   Max: 24.4
Current: 13.3

2.3
24.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -25.27
ERF's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
71% of the 449 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.48 vs. ERF: -25.27 )
ERF' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -57.2   Max: 96.1
Current: -25.27

-57.2
96.1

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
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Traded in other countries:ERF.Canada, E17.Germany,
Enerplus Corp was incorporated on August 12, 2010. It is a crude oil and natural gas exploration and development company. The Company's oil and natural gas property interests are located in western Canada in the provinces of Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan, and in the United States, primarily in the states of Montana, North Dakota, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. The Canadian crude oil portfolio includes a variety of properties producing from the Cardium, Viking, Boundary Lake, Ratcliffe, Sparky/Lloydminster, Lower Mannville and Glauconitic formations. The Canadian natural gas properties are located in Alberta, Saskatchewan and British Columbia. Its focus area is within the Deep Basin region where the company holds approximately 162,000 net acres of high working interest lands. The Company's crude oil and NGLs production is marketed to a diverse portfolio of intermediaries and end users generally on 30-day continuously renewing contracts for crude oil and yearly contracts for NGLs whose terms fluctuate with the monthly spot markets. In Canada, the Company sells its natural gas production at a mix of fixed and floating prices for a variety of terms ranging from spot sales to one year or longer. The Company's operation is subject to the applicable municipal, provincial, state and federal environment, health and safety laws and regulations in its operating areas in both Canada and the United States.
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