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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 0.69
HES's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
76% of the 1036 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. HES: 0.69 )
HES' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 0.69
Current: 0.69

0.01
0.69
Equity to Asset 0.59
HES's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
80% of the 1013 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. HES: 0.59 )
HES' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.29   Max: 0.59
Current: 0.59

0.29
0.59
Interest Coverage 6.80
HES's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
70% of the 679 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 18.20 vs. HES: 6.80 )
HES' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.75   Max: 17.89
Current: 6.8

0.75
17.89
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 2.38
M-Score: -1.98
WACC vs ROIC
13.09%
4.50%
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 : 5/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 15.35
HES's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 1030 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 11.63 vs. HES: 15.35 )
HES' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -6.12   Max: 13.43
Current: 15.35

-6.12
13.43
Net-margin (%) 16.91
HES's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 1030 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.95 vs. HES: 16.91 )
HES' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -6.98   Max: 22.67
Current: 16.91

-6.98
22.67
ROE (%) 9.68
HES's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1106 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. HES: 9.68 )
HES' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -15.67   Max: 29.56
Current: 9.68

-15.67
29.56
ROA (%) 5.66
HES's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1147 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.12 vs. HES: 5.66 )
HES' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -5.8   Max: 11.72
Current: 5.66

-5.8
11.72
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 7.38
HES's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1129 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.75 vs. HES: 7.38 )
HES' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -8.02   Max: 34.69
Current: 7.38

-8.02
34.69
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -14.10
HES's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 756 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 10.00 vs. HES: -14.10 )
HES' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -14.1   Max: 26.6
Current: -14.1

-14.1
26.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 7.20
HES's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 696 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. HES: 7.20 )
HES' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -26.5   Max: 102.3
Current: 7.2

-26.5
102.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 19.90
HES's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 610 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -1.20 vs. HES: 19.90 )
HES' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -27.4   Max: 401.8
Current: 19.9

-27.4
401.8
» HES's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

HES Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 5,202 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 3,537 sh (New)
Jim Simons 177,863 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 209,509 sh (+146.92%)
Steven Cohen 2,385,846 sh (+77.77%)
Murray Stahl 9,562 sh (+45.45%)
Michael Price 800,000 sh (+14.7%)
David Dreman 2,761 sh (+4.74%)
Paul Singer 17,300,000 sh (+1.2%)
Ray Dalio 62,100 sh (+0.32%)
David Tepper 411,780 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 200,000 sh (unchged)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 6,400 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 6,812 sh (unchged)
Brian Rogers 4,000,000 sh (unchged)
Richard Perry Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 191,605 sh (-0.1%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 9,529,403 sh (-14.04%)
Louis Moore Bacon 106,341 sh (-15.85%)
Pioneer Investments 209,628 sh (-36.11%)
John Paulson 1,750,000 sh (-62.35%)
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Q2 2014

HES Guru Trades in Q2 2014

John Burbank 11,524 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 10,000 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 479,009 sh (+128.63%)
RS Investment Management 6,037 sh (+70.68%)
Paul Tudor Jones 6,700 sh (+28.8%)
David Dreman 3,392 sh (+22.85%)
Pioneer Investments 245,827 sh (+17.27%)
Paul Singer 750,000 sh (unchged)
Michael Price 780,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Singer 17,300,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 1,446,100 sh (unchged)
Brian Rogers 4,000,000 sh (unchged)
David Tepper Sold Out
John Paulson Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Michael Price 780,000 sh (-2.5%)
Dodge & Cox 6,612 sh (-2.94%)
Ray Dalio 60,200 sh (-3.06%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 9,196,546 sh (-3.49%)
Mario Gabelli 180,105 sh (-6%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 5,500 sh (-14.06%)
Louis Moore Bacon 91,019 sh (-14.41%)
Murray Stahl 8,003 sh (-16.3%)
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Q3 2014

HES Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Joel Greenblatt 12,591 sh (New)
Jim Simons 169,463 sh (New)
Murray Stahl 8,576 sh (+7.16%)
Paul Singer 17,800,000 sh (+2.89%)
Brian Rogers 4,000,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Singer 250,000 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 6,612 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 242,114 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 100,000 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management 6,037 sh (unchged)
David Dreman Sold Out
HOTCHKIS & WILEY Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Ray Dalio 59,900 sh (-0.5%)
Paul Tudor Jones 6,214 sh (-7.25%)
Mario Gabelli 160,105 sh (-11.1%)
Michael Price 630,000 sh (-19.23%)
Steven Cohen 1,042,700 sh (-27.9%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 6,044,705 sh (-34.27%)
Jeremy Grantham 272,409 sh (-43.13%)
John Burbank 5,794 sh (-49.72%)
Louis Moore Bacon 11,992 sh (-86.82%)
» More
Q4 2014

HES Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 615,663 sh (+263.3%)
Murray Stahl 11,532 sh (+34.47%)
Brian Rogers 5,250,000 sh (+31.25%)
Ray Dalio 74,000 sh (+23.54%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 6,187,319 sh (+2.36%)
Michael Price 642,500 sh (+1.98%)
Mario Gabelli 163,005 sh (+1.81%)
Paul Singer 17,800,000 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
John Burbank Sold Out
RS Investment Management 5,437 sh (-9.94%)
Dodge & Cox 5,006 sh (-24.29%)
Paul Tudor Jones 4,358 sh (-29.87%)
Steven Cohen 714,300 sh (-31.5%)
Jeremy Grantham 114,709 sh (-57.89%)
» More
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with HES

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Brian Rogers 2014-12-31 Add 31.25%0.33%$65.45 - $91.32 $ 75.43-4%5250000
Michael Price 2014-12-31 Add 1.98%0.11%$65.45 - $91.32 $ 75.43-5%642500
Joel Greenblatt 2014-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$65.45 - $91.32 $ 75.43-5%0
John Burbank 2014-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$65.45 - $91.32 $ 75.43-5%0
Ray Dalio 2014-12-31 Add 23.54%0.01%$65.45 - $91.32 $ 75.43-4%74000
Dodge & Cox 2014-12-31 Reduce -24.29%$65.45 - $91.32 $ 75.43-4%5006
Michael Price 2014-09-30 Reduce -19.23%1.83%$95.18 - $101.1 $ 75.43-24%630000
David Dreman 2014-09-30 Sold Out 0.03%$95.18 - $101.1 $ 75.43-24%0
John Burbank 2014-09-30 Reduce -49.72%0.01%$95.18 - $101.1 $ 75.43-24%5794
Joel Greenblatt 2014-09-30 New Buy0.01%$95.18 - $101.1 $ 75.43-24%12591
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 2014-09-30 Sold Out $95.18 - $101.1 $ 75.43-24%0
John Paulson 2014-06-30 Sold Out 0.71%$83.58 - $98.4 $ 75.43-16%0
David Tepper 2014-06-30 Sold Out 0.38%$83.58 - $98.4 $ 75.43-16%0
John Burbank 2014-06-30 New Buy0.02%$83.58 - $98.4 $ 75.43-16%11524
David Dreman 2014-06-30 Add 22.85%$83.58 - $98.4 $ 75.43-16%3392
John Paulson 2014-03-31 Reduce -62.35%1.18%$73.92 - $83.22 $ 75.43-5%1750000
Michael Price 2014-03-31 Add 14.7%1.04%$73.92 - $83.22 $ 75.43-5%800000
Richard Perry 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.02%$73.92 - $83.22 $ 75.43-5%0
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 5.70
HES's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. HES: 5.70 )
HES' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.95   Max: 62.93
Current: 5.7

4.95
62.93
Forward P/E 107.53
HES's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
84% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. HES: 107.53 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 9.60
HES's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
93% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. HES: 9.60 )
HES' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 4.95   Max: 63.19
Current: 9.6

4.95
63.19
P/B 1.00
HES's P/B is ranked higher than
80% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. HES: 1.00 )
HES' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 3.84
Current: 1

0.7
3.84
P/S 1.00
HES's P/S is ranked higher than
91% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.77 vs. HES: 1.00 )
HES' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 1.38
Current: 1

0.31
1.38
POCF 4.94
HES's POCF is ranked higher than
85% of the 1277 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 8.49 vs. HES: 4.94 )
HES' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.69   Max: 10.15
Current: 4.94

2.69
10.15
EV-to-EBIT 14.68
HES's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
85% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 48.34 vs. HES: 14.68 )
HES' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3   Max: 28.6
Current: 14.68

3
28.6
PEG 0.72
HES's PEG is ranked higher than
96% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. HES: 0.72 )
HES' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.18   Max: 58.63
Current: 0.72

0.18
58.63
Shiller P/E 10.30
HES's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
96% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. HES: 10.30 )
HES' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 7.27   Max: 32.49
Current: 10.3

7.27
32.49
Current Ratio 1.77
HES's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 1137 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. HES: 1.77 )
HES' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.73   Max: 1.77
Current: 1.77

0.73
1.77
Quick Ratio 1.60
HES's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 1137 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. HES: 1.60 )
HES' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 1.6
Current: 1.6

0.54
1.6
Days Inventory 60.95
HES's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
87% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. HES: 60.95 )
HES' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 14.36   Max: 60.69
Current: 60.95

14.36
60.69
Days Sales Outstanding 81.49
HES's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
73% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 62.47 vs. HES: 81.49 )
HES' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 37.42   Max: 91.18
Current: 81.49

37.42
91.18

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.30
HES's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
83% of the 362 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.62 vs. HES: 1.30 )
HES' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 1.92
Current: 1.3

0.31
1.92
Dividend Payout 0.12
HES's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
99% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. HES: 0.12 )
HES' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 2.94
Current: 0.12

0.02
2.94
Dividend growth (3y) 20.50
HES's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
92% of the 212 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. HES: 20.50 )
HES' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -16.7   Max: 26
Current: 20.5

-16.7
26
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.27
HES's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
76% of the 372 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.36 vs. HES: 2.27 )
HES' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.54   Max: 3.35
Current: 2.27

0.54
3.35
Share Buyback Rate -1.30
HES's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
90% of the 864 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -7.20 vs. HES: -1.30 )
HES' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 1.4   Max: -5.8
Current: -1.3

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 1.03
HES's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
81% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.36 vs. HES: 1.03 )
HES' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.84   Max: 4.16
Current: 1.03

0.84
4.16
Price/DCF (Projected) 2.75
HES's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
93% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. HES: 2.75 )
HES' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.03   Max: 7.47
Current: 2.75

1.03
7.47
Price/Median PS Value 1.61
HES's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
70% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.73 vs. HES: 1.61 )
HES' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 2.11
Current: 1.61

0.47
2.11
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.42
HES's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
96% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. HES: 1.42 )
HES' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 9.54
Current: 1.42

0.21
9.54
Price/Graham Number 0.63
HES's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
94% of the 1279 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. HES: 0.63 )
HES' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.55   Max: 7.26
Current: 0.63

0.55
7.26
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.00
HES's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1134 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. HES: 7.00 )
HES' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 3.5   Max: 33.7
Current: 7

3.5
33.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 2.14
HES's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
80% of the 465 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.52 vs. HES: 2.14 )
HES' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -9.1   Max: 28.6
Current: 2.14

-9.1
28.6

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
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Traded in other countries:AHC.Germany,
Hess Corp is a Delaware corporation, incorporated in 1920. The Company with its subsidiaries is a Exploration and Production (E&P) company that develops, produces, purchases, transports and sells crude oil and natural gas. The Company operated a Marketing and Refining (M&R) segment, which manufactured refined petroleum products and purchase, market, store and trade refined products, natural gas and electricity, as well as operate retail gasoline stations, which have convenience stores. It has two operating segments, E&P and Retail Marketing. The E&P segment explores for, develops, produces, purchases, transports and sells crude oil and natural gas.
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