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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

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.02
NOG's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
58% of the 909 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. NOG: 0.02 )
NOG' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.02

Equity to Asset 0.35
NOG's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
64% of the 904 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. NOG: 0.35 )
NOG' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 0.93
Current: 0.35

0.35
0.93
Interest Coverage 3.61
NOG's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
66% of the 590 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 12.73 vs. NOG: 3.61 )
NOG' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 3.61   Max: 9999.99
Current: 3.61

3.61
9999.99
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 0.78
M-Score: -3.01
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 : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 35.14
NOG's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 906 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 9.14 vs. NOG: 35.14 )
NOG' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 25.82   Max: 45.02
Current: 35.14

25.82
45.02
Net-margin (%) 15.80
NOG's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 906 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.99 vs. NOG: 15.80 )
NOG' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 15.52   Max: 56.09
Current: 15.8

15.52
56.09
ROE (%) 8.56
NOG's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
87% of the 994 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -1.00 vs. NOG: 8.56 )
NOG' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -24.04   Max: 12.33
Current: 8.56

-24.04
12.33
ROA (%) 3.49
NOG's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 1037 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.90 vs. NOG: 3.49 )
NOG' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -23.74   Max: 6.07
Current: 3.49

-23.74
6.07
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 8.44
NOG's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1021 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. NOG: 8.44 )
NOG' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -72.73   Max: 11.92
Current: 8.44

-72.73
11.92
Revenue Growth (%) 82.50
NOG's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 10.60 vs. NOG: 82.50 )
NOG' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 164.3
Current: 82.5

0
164.3
EBITDA Growth (%) 89.20
NOG's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 675 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. NOG: 89.20 )
NOG' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 207.8
Current: 89.2

0
207.8
EPS Growth (%) 82.40
NOG's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 604 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -1.50 vs. NOG: 82.40 )
NOG' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 162.1
Current: 82.4

0
162.1
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

NOG Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Bill Frels 96,620 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 300,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones 10,700 sh (-59.47%)
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Q4 2013

NOG Guru Trades in Q4 2013

David Dreman 2,785 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 38,300 sh (+257.94%)
Bill Frels 152,820 sh (+58.17%)
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Q1 2014

NOG Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Bill Frels 176,620 sh (+15.57%)
David Dreman Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 11,700 sh (-69.45%)
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Q2 2014

NOG Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Bill Frels 171,120 sh (-3.11%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with NOG

(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
David Dreman 2014-03-31 Sold Out $13.19 - $16.27 $ 16.4113%0
David Dreman 2013-12-31 New Buy$14.15 - $17.48 $ 16.414%2785
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 46.70
NOG's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. NOG: 46.70 )
NOG' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 10.92   Max: 212.75
Current: 46.7

10.92
212.75
P/B 1.60
NOG's P/B is ranked higher than
70% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. NOG: 1.60 )
NOG' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.26   Max: 17.85
Current: 1.6

1.26
17.85
P/S 3.08
NOG's P/S is ranked higher than
67% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.05 vs. NOG: 3.08 )
NOG' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.39   Max: 1160
Current: 3.08

2.39
1160
EV-to-EBIT 22.09
NOG's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
86% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 487.96 vs. NOG: 22.09 )
NOG' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 9.1   Max: 271.4
Current: 22.09

9.1
271.4
PEG 0.41
NOG's PEG is ranked higher than
98% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. NOG: 0.41 )
NOG' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 0.48
Current: 0.41

0.12
0.48
Shiller P/E 30.20
NOG's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
88% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. NOG: 30.20 )
NOG' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 24.49   Max: 3170
Current: 30.2

24.49
3170
Current Ratio 0.48
NOG's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
66% of the 781 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. NOG: 0.48 )
NOG' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 46.89
Current: 0.48

0.48
46.89
Quick Ratio 0.48
NOG's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 781 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. NOG: 0.48 )
NOG' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 46.89
Current: 0.48

0.48
46.89

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 1.60
NOG's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
73% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. NOG: 1.60 )
NOG' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.37   Max: 47.73
Current: 1.6

1.37
47.73
Price/Median PS Value 0.20
NOG's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
98% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. NOG: 0.20 )
NOG' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 39.39
Current: 0.2

0.14
39.39
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.90
NOG's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
95% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. NOG: 1.90 )
NOG' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.72   Max: 1.87
Current: 1.9

0.72
1.87
Price/Graham Number 1.90
NOG's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
84% of the 1121 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. NOG: 1.90 )
NOG' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.93   Max: 6.49
Current: 1.9

0.93
6.49
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 4.50
NOG's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
61% of the 745 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 6.20 vs. NOG: 4.50 )
NOG' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 11
Current: 4.5

0.4
11
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 101.94
NOG's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
100% of the 841 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -11.31 vs. NOG: 101.94 )
NOG' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -5.9   Max: 139.9
Current: 101.94

-5.9
139.9

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
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Traded in other countries:4LT.Germany
Northern Oil & Gas, Inc. was reincorporated in the State of Minnesota from the State of Nevada pursuant to a plan of merger between Northern Oil and Gas, Inc., a Nevada corporation, and Northern Oil and Gas, Inc., a Minnesota corporation and wholly-owned subsidiary of the Nevada Corporation. The Company is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas properties, primarily in the Bakken and Three Forks formations within the Williston Basin in North Dakota and Montana. It is engaged in crude oil and natural gas exploration and production by participating on a 'heads-up' basis alongside third-party interests in wells drilled and completed in spacing units that include its acreage. It typically depends on drilling partners to propose, permit and initiate the drilling of wells. It acquired approximately 43,239 net mineral acres at an average cost of approximately $1,832 per net acre recently. Additionally, it participated in the completion of 354 gross wells with a 100% success rate in the Bakken and Three Forks formations during 2011. As of December 31, 2012, its principal assets included approximately 179,131 net acres located in the Williston Basin region of the northern United States and approximately 1,281 net acres located in Yates County, New York. Its operations are subject to various rules, regulations and limitations impacting the crude oil and natural gas exploration and production industry as whole.
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