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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 0.24
ESV's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
52% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.22 vs. ESV: 0.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
ESV' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.50 Max: 12.82
Current: 0.24
0.03
12.82
Equity to Asset 0.49
ESV's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
62% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. ESV: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
ESV' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 0.65 Max: 0.85
Current: 0.49
0.48
0.85
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 0.39
M-Score: -4.16
WACC vs ROIC
7.88%
-11.40%
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
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history
Operating margin (%) -37.92
ESV's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 67 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -6.68 vs. ESV: -37.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
ESV' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -52.6  Med: 36.65 Max: 57.4
Current: -37.92
-52.6
57.4
Net-margin (%) -46.97
ESV's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 67 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -16.44 vs. ESV: -46.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
ESV' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -85.5  Med: 31.49 Max: 47.71
Current: -46.97
-85.5
47.71
ROE (%) -22.19
ESV's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 67 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -8.07 vs. ESV: -22.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
ESV' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -37.16  Med: 10.90 Max: 28.47
Current: -22.19
-37.16
28.47
ROA (%) -11.42
ESV's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 71 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -5.24 vs. ESV: -11.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
ESV' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.98  Med: 7.93 Max: 21.65
Current: -11.42
-21.98
21.65
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -10.28
ESV's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 71 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -8.86 vs. ESV: -10.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
ESV' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.32  Med: 13.63 Max: 38.41
Current: -10.28
-17.32
38.41
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -2.20
ESV's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 56 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. ESV: -2.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ESV' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.4  Med: 10.10 Max: 41.8
Current: -2.2
-12.4
41.8
» ESV's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-30)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

ESV Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 554,622 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 561,647 sh (+58.45%)
John Buckingham 129,144 sh (+2.81%)
PRIMECAP Management 143,340 sh (unchged)
David Dreman 822 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Arnold Van Den Berg 619,536 sh (-4.88%)
Ray Dalio 845,347 sh (-19.68%)
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Q3 2015

ESV Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Steven Cohen 184,000 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 95,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 20,200 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 2,206,465 sh (+161.01%)
John Buckingham 130,575 sh (+1.11%)
PRIMECAP Management 143,340 sh (unchged)
David Dreman 822 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Arnold Van Den Berg 492,857 sh (-20.45%)
Jim Simons 438,910 sh (-20.86%)
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Q4 2015

ESV Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Steven Cohen 1,329,200 sh (+622.39%)
PRIMECAP Management 143,340 sh (unchged)
David Dreman 822 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Arnold Van Den Berg 472,837 sh (-4.06%)
John Buckingham 119,191 sh (-8.72%)
Ray Dalio 1,147,605 sh (-47.99%)
Paul Tudor Jones 10,400 sh (-48.51%)
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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)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
David Dreman Sold Out
Arnold Van Den Berg 456,507 sh (-3.45%)
John Buckingham 87,837 sh (-26.31%)
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Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - Drilling » Oil & Gas Drilling
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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 during 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. There business consists of three operating segments: (1) Floaters, which includes its drillships and semisubmersible rigs, (2) Jackups and (3) 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 maintain 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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industry
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history
Forward P/E 16.58
ESV's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
56% of the 9 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 16.58 vs. ESV: 16.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 0.34
ESV's P/B is ranked higher than
63% of the 65 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. ESV: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
ESV' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 1.13 Max: 3.29
Current: 0.34
0.3
3.29
P/S 0.61
ESV's P/S is ranked higher than
56% of the 62 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.85 vs. ESV: 0.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
ESV' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 3.47 Max: 8.22
Current: 0.61
0.47
8.22
PFCF 23.22
ESV's PFCF is ranked lower than
92% of the 37 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 3.65 vs. ESV: 23.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
ESV' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.82  Med: 23.02 Max: 1034.2
Current: 23.22
6.82
1034.2
POCF 1.53
ESV's POCF is ranked higher than
59% of the 49 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 2.32 vs. ESV: 1.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
ESV' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.12  Med: 7.37 Max: 24.17
Current: 1.53
1.12
24.17
Shiller P/E 4.27
ESV's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
67% of the 18 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 6.76 vs. ESV: 4.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
ESV' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.57  Med: 12.89 Max: 40.4
Current: 4.27
3.57
40.4
Current Ratio 1.54
ESV's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
58% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. ESV: 1.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ESV' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.05  Med: 2.49 Max: 5.05
Current: 1.54
1.05
5.05
Quick Ratio 1.38
ESV's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
59% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. ESV: 1.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ESV' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.05  Med: 2.46 Max: 5.05
Current: 1.38
1.05
5.05
Days Inventory 52.32
ESV's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
57% of the 49 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 40.25 vs. ESV: 52.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
ESV' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.79  Med: 19.91 Max: 46.43
Current: 52.32
15.79
46.43
Days Sales Outstanding 54.89
ESV's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
59% of the 58 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 57.98 vs. ESV: 54.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ESV' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 46.16  Med: 66.72 Max: 103.12
Current: 54.89
46.16
103.12
Days Payable 45.33
ESV's Days Payable is ranked higher than
58% of the 52 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 33.73 vs. ESV: 45.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
ESV' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.85  Med: 65.00 Max: 159.91
Current: 45.33
7.85
159.91

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 4.73
ESV's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
54% of the 72 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 4.78 vs. ESV: 4.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
ESV' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 1.85 Max: 12.26
Current: 4.73
0.12
12.26
Dividend Growth (3y) -26.30
ESV's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
78% of the 23 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 7.90 vs. ESV: -26.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
ESV' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 146.6
Current: -26.3
0
146.6
Forward Dividend Yield 0.41
ESV's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
96% of the 55 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 5.14 vs. ESV: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 4.59
ESV's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
91% of the 77 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 12.66 vs. ESV: 4.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
ESV' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.12  Med: 1.80 Max: 11.9
Current: 4.59
0.12
11.9
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.40
ESV's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 50 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -1.70 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: -17.9  Med: -0.40 Max: 2.6
Current: -0.4
-17.9
2.6

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.34
ESV's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
69% of the 59 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. ESV: 0.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
ESV' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.36  Med: 2.31 Max: 5.61
Current: 0.34
0.36
5.61
Price/Projected FCF 0.33
ESV's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
79% of the 29 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.72 vs. ESV: 0.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
ESV' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 1.59 Max: 7.78
Current: 0.33
0.35
7.78
Price/Median PS Value 0.18
ESV's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
80% of the 60 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. ESV: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
ESV' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.19  Med: 1.28 Max: 4.33
Current: 0.18
0.19
4.33
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -17.60
ESV's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
69% of the 70 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -5.20 vs. ESV: -17.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
ESV' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.6  Med: 10.75 Max: 50.1
Current: -17.6
-17.6
50.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 10.71
ESV's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 28 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -3.13 vs. ESV: 10.71 )
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: 7.40 Max: 61.5
Current: 10.71
-6.7
61.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $3,714
EPS (TTM) $ -7.56
Beta1.51
Short Percentage of Float7.56%
52-Week Range $7.25 - 24.87
Shares Outstanding (Mil)301.31

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 2,953 2,496 1,964
EPS ($) 1.88 0.59 -0.51
EPS without NRI ($) 1.88 0.59 -0.51
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
-7.76%
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