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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
Cash-to-Debt 0.38
ESV's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
57% of the 58 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.26 vs. ESV: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
ESV' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.5 Max: 12.82
Current: 0.38
0.03
12.82
Equity-to-Asset 0.59
ESV's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
66% of the 56 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. ESV: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
ESV' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 0.64 Max: 0.85
Current: 0.59
0.48
0.85
Piotroski F-Score: 5
Altman Z-Score: 0.61
Beneish M-Score: -4.43
WACC vs ROIC
9.14%
-13.72%
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 % -53.62
ESV's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
81% of the 57 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -12.21 vs. ESV: -53.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
ESV' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -53.62  Med: 39.33 Max: 58.54
Current: -53.62
-53.62
58.54
Net Margin % -52.28
ESV's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
76% of the 58 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -21.56 vs. ESV: -52.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
ESV' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -85.5  Med: 33.71 Max: 48.08
Current: -52.28
-85.5
48.08
ROE % -21.34
ESV's ROE % is ranked lower than
65% of the 57 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -9.20 vs. ESV: -21.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
ESV' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -37.23  Med: 10.84 Max: 27.76
Current: -21.34
-37.23
27.76
ROA % -11.41
ESV's ROA % is ranked lower than
65% of the 60 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -6.22 vs. ESV: -11.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
ESV' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.98  Med: 7.93 Max: 21.31
Current: -11.41
-21.98
21.31
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -10.83
ESV's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
58% of the 59 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -6.22 vs. ESV: -10.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
ESV' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.75  Med: 13.43 Max: 37.53
Current: -10.83
-16.75
37.53
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 3.40
ESV's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
70% of the 53 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -11.20 vs. ESV: 3.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
ESV' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.3  Med: 5.6 Max: 42.9
Current: 3.4
-12.3
42.9
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

ESV Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Joel Greenblatt 57,005 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,558,622 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 67,800 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 40,300 sh (+287.50%)
Ray Dalio 1,903,062 sh (+65.83%)
PRIMECAP Management 143,340 sh (unchged)
David Dreman Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Arnold Van Den Berg 456,507 sh (-3.45%)
John Buckingham 87,837 sh (-26.31%)
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Q2 2016

ESV Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Steven Cohen 2,481,267 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 81,863 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 552,892 sh (+869.90%)
Jim Simons 7,298,049 sh (+368.24%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 906,078 sh (+98.48%)
Jeremy Grantham 111,400 sh (+64.31%)
PRIMECAP Management 143,340 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
John Buckingham 73,660 sh (-16.14%)
Ray Dalio 1,319,514 sh (-30.66%)
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Q3 2016

ESV Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 12,611 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 1,821,115 sh (+229.38%)
Jeremy Grantham 159,238 sh (+42.94%)
Jim Simons 9,337,522 sh (+27.95%)
John Buckingham 90,662 sh (+23.08%)
PRIMECAP Management 143,340 sh (unchged)
NWQ Managers Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Arnold Van Den Berg 896,258 sh (-1.08%)
Ray Dalio 599,804 sh (-54.54%)
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Q4 2016

ESV Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Charles Brandes 13,462 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,641,900 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 2,656,185 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 31,852 sh (+152.57%)
Jeremy Grantham 216,212 sh (+35.78%)
Arnold Van Den Berg 1,136,812 sh (+26.84%)
Jim Simons 10,559,160 sh (+13.08%)
Joel Greenblatt 1,874,780 sh (+2.95%)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management Sold Out
John Buckingham Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - Drilling » Oil & Gas Drilling    NAICS: 213111 
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Traded in other countries:E65A.Germany,
Ensco PLC provides offshore contract drilling services to national and international oil companies. The Company operates in U.S. Gulf of Mexico, Mexico, Brazil, the Mediterranean, the North Sea, the Middle East, West Africa, Australia and Southeast Asia.

Ensco PLC was formed as a Texas corporation in 1975. It is a offshore contract drilling company. The Company owns and operates an offshore drilling rig fleet of 74 rigs, including six rigs under construction, spanning the strategic, high-growth markets around the globe. Its rig fleet includes ten drillships, 13 dynamically positioned semisubmersible rigs, six moored semisubmersible rigs and 45 jackup rigs. Its customers include national and international oil companies, in addition to many independent operators. The markets in which it operates include the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, Mexico, Brazil, the Mediterranean, the North Sea, the Middle East, West Africa, Australia and Southeast Asia. The Company's business consists of three operating segments: Floaters, which includes drillships and semisubmersible rigs, Jackups and Other, which consists of management services on rigs owned by third-parties. Its two reportable segments, Floaters and Jackups, provide one service, contract drilling. The Company also maintains insurance for personal injuries, damage to or loss of equipment and other insurance coverage for various business risks. Its insurance program also provides coverage for physical damage to, including total loss or constructive total loss of, its rigs, generally excluding damage arising from a named windstorm in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. It provides its contract drilling services to international, government-owned and independent oil and gas companies. The Company's operations are subject to laws and regulations controlling the discharge of materials into the environment, pollution, contamination and hazardous waste disposal or otherwise relating to the protection of the environment.

Ratios

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history
PB Ratio 0.38
ESV's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 54 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.63 vs. ESV: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
ESV' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 1.09 Max: 3.29
Current: 0.38
0.26
3.29
PS Ratio 0.84
ESV's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 55 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. ESV: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
ESV' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 3.24 Max: 7.3
Current: 0.84
0.47
7.3
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 2.70
ESV's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
68% of the 31 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 6.98 vs. ESV: 2.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
ESV' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.82  Med: 21.31 Max: 1034.2
Current: 2.7
1.82
1034.2
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 1.84
ESV's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
72% of the 39 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 4.17 vs. ESV: 1.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
ESV' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.12  Med: 6.74 Max: 18.58
Current: 1.84
1.12
18.58
EV-to-EBIT -4.72
ESV's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 19 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ESV: -4.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
ESV' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.1  Med: 7.45 Max: 24.7
Current: -4.72
-7.1
24.7
EV-to-EBITDA -7.60
ESV's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 32 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 6.93 vs. ESV: -7.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
ESV' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.3  Med: 6.3 Max: 16.6
Current: -7.6
-14.3
16.6
Shiller PE Ratio 4.52
ESV's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 17 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 8.14 vs. ESV: 4.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
ESV' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.05  Med: 12.55 Max: 35.9
Current: 4.52
3.05
35.9
Current Ratio 4.18
ESV's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 56 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. ESV: 4.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ESV' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.05  Med: 2.55 Max: 5.05
Current: 4.18
1.05
5.05
Quick Ratio 3.79
ESV's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
75% of the 56 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. ESV: 3.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ESV' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.05  Med: 2.48 Max: 5.05
Current: 3.79
1.05
5.05
Days Inventory 60.86
ESV's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
72% of the 43 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 37.23 vs. ESV: 60.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
ESV' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.48  Med: 22.1 Max: 46.43
Current: 60.86
19.48
46.43
Days Sales Outstanding 41.88
ESV's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
70% of the 46 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 61.74 vs. ESV: 41.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ESV' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 46.79  Med: 70.07 Max: 104.78
Current: 41.88
46.79
104.78
Days Payable 40.02
ESV's Days Payable is ranked lower than
56% of the 34 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 46.85 vs. ESV: 40.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
ESV' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.01  Med: 72.55 Max: 162.31
Current: 40.02
8.01
162.31

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield % 0.39
ESV's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
88% of the 51 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. ESV: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
ESV' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 2.37 Max: 12.26
Current: 0.39
0.12
12.26
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate -26.30
ESV's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked lower than
71% of the 24 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -4.80 vs. ESV: -26.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
ESV' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 146.6
Current: -26.3
0
146.6
Forward Dividend Yield % 0.39
ESV's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
84% of the 44 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 3.51 vs. ESV: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 0.38
ESV's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 7.88 vs. ESV: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
ESV' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 2.31 Max: 11.9
Current: 0.38
0.12
11.9
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.40
ESV's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 47 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. ESV: -0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
ESV' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.8  Med: -0.4 Max: 2.6
Current: -0.4
-17.8
2.6

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 0.38
ESV's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
78% of the 50 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.67 vs. ESV: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
ESV' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 2.24 Max: 5.61
Current: 0.38
0.32
5.61
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.34
ESV's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
74% of the 27 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. ESV: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
ESV' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 1.54 Max: 7.78
Current: 0.34
0.28
7.78
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.26
ESV's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
77% of the 48 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. ESV: 0.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
ESV' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 1.34 Max: 4.63
Current: 0.26
0.2
4.63
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -21.20
ESV's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
78% of the 58 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -8.80 vs. ESV: -21.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
ESV' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4  Med: 11.4 Max: 50.1
Current: -21.2
4
50.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 10.38
ESV's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
66% of the 32 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -3.39 vs. ESV: 10.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
ESV' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.7  Med: 13.2 Max: 61.5
Current: 10.38
-6.7
61.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $3,100
EPS (TTM) $ -7.55
Beta1.95
Short Percentage of Float15.78%
52-Week Range $6.50 - 13.04
Shares Outstanding (Mil)303.55

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 2,799 1,911 1,559
EPS ($) 1.92 -0.01 -0.73
EPS without NRI ($) 1.92 -0.01 -0.73
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
-27.58%
Dividends per Share ($) 0.23 0.23 0.04
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