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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
Equity to Asset 0.42
PAA's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
52% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 0.41 vs. PAA: 0.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
PAA' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.34 Max: 0.45
Current: 0.42
0.16
0.45
Interest Coverage 2.65
PAA's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
63% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 4.29 vs. PAA: 2.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
PAA' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.92  Med: 3.81 Max: 5.7
Current: 2.65
2.92
5.7
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.60
M-Score: -2.77
WACC vs ROIC
6.53%
5.58%
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 : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 5.51
PAA's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 111 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 14.86 vs. PAA: 5.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
PAA' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.58  Med: 3.78 Max: 5.45
Current: 5.51
1.58
5.45
Net-margin (%) 3.85
PAA's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 111 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 6.43 vs. PAA: 3.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
PAA' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.27  Med: 2.86 Max: 3.9
Current: 3.85
1.27
3.9
ROE (%) 2.27
PAA's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 6.41 vs. PAA: 2.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
PAA' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.81  Med: 12.06 Max: 14.91
Current: 2.27
3.81
14.91
ROA (%) 3.68
PAA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 117 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.66 vs. PAA: 3.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
PAA' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.88  Med: 4.81 Max: 6.87
Current: 3.68
3.88
6.87
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 10.16
PAA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 114 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 7.99 vs. PAA: 10.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
PAA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.88  Med: 12.06 Max: 16.22
Current: 10.16
9.88
16.22
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -20.20
PAA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
83% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: -2.40 vs. PAA: -20.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PAA' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.2  Med: 6.00 Max: 265.6
Current: -20.2
-20.2
265.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -7.40
PAA's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 73 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. PAA: -7.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PAA' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.4  Med: 13.40 Max: 166.3
Current: -7.4
-7.4
166.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -31.60
PAA's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 65 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. PAA: -31.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PAA' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.6  Med: 12.50 Max: 175.7
Current: -31.6
-31.6
175.7
» PAA's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-08-05)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

PAA Guru Trades in Q2 2015

John Keeley 10,650 sh (unchged)
Michael Price Sold Out
Jim Simons 986,714 sh (-28.89%)
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Q3 2015

PAA Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Michael Price 11,081 sh (New)
First Eagle Investment 125,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 728,914 sh (-26.13%)
John Keeley 6,800 sh (-36.15%)
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Q4 2015

PAA Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jana Partners 17,066 sh (New)
Michael Price 418,581 sh (+3677.47%)
Jim Simons 984,314 sh (+35.04%)
John Keeley Sold Out
First Eagle Investment 100,000 sh (-20.00%)
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Q1 2016

PAA Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Michael Price 418,581 sh (unchged)
First Eagle Investment 100,000 sh (unchged)
Jana Partners Sold Out
Jim Simons 256,914 sh (-73.90%)
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Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - Midstream » Oil & Gas Midstream
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Traded in other countries:PLM.Germany,
Plains All American Pipeline LP is engaged in the transportation, storage, terminalling and marketing of crude oil and refined products, as well as in the processing, transportation, fractionation, storage and marketing of natural gas liquids.

Plains All American Pipeline LP is a Delaware limited partnership formed in 1998 and completed its initial public offering in 1998. The Company is engaged in the transportation, storage, terminalling and marketing of crude oil and refined products, as well as in the processing, transportation, fractionation, storage and marketing of natural gas liquids. The Company also owns and operates natural gas storage facilities. The Company's activities are conducted through three segments: Transportation, Facilities and Supply and Logistics. The Company's Transportation segment consist of fee-based activities associated with transporting crude oil, NGL on pipelines, gathering systems, trucks and barges. The Transportation segment generates revenue through a combination of tariffs, third-party leases of pipeline capacity and transportation fees. The Company's Facilities segment consist of fee-based activities associated with providing storage, terminalling and throughput services for crude oil, refined products and LPG, as well as LPG fractionation and isomerization services. The Company's Supply and Logistics segment consist of merchant activities such as the purchase of U.S. and Canadian crude oil at the wellhead and the bulk purchase of crude oil at pipeline and terminal facilities, as well as the purchase of foreign cargoes at their load port and other locations in transit; the storage of inventory during contango market conditions and the seasonal storage of LPG; the purchase of NGL from producers, refiners, processors and other marketers; the resale or exchange of crude oil and NGL at various points along the distribution chain to refiners or other resellers to maximize profits; the transportation of crude oil and NGL on trucks, barges, railcars, pipelines and ocean-going vessels from various delivery points, market hub locations or directly to end users. The Company owns and operates the Co-Ed NGL Pipeline System. The Company's competitors include crude oil and NGL pipeline companies, NGL processing and fractionation companies, the integrated oil companies, their marketing affiliates and independent gatherers, banks that have established a trading platform and brokers. The Company's assets, operations and business activities are subject to extensive legal requirements and regulations under the jurisdiction of numerous federal, state, provincial and local agencies.

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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 48.66
PAA's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
85% of the 86 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 20.31 vs. PAA: 48.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
PAA' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.57  Med: 19.03 Max: 52.5
Current: 48.66
9.57
52.5
Forward P/E 12.35
PAA's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
84% of the 68 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 19.01 vs. PAA: 12.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 47.68
PAA's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
84% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 20.49 vs. PAA: 47.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
PAA' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.36  Med: 19.03 Max: 51
Current: 47.68
9.36
51
P/B 1.01
PAA's P/B is ranked higher than
75% of the 111 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.01 vs. PAA: 1.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
PAA' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.87  Med: 2.06 Max: 3.2
Current: 1.01
0.87
3.2
P/S 0.45
PAA's P/S is ranked higher than
85% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.57 vs. PAA: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
PAA' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.34 Max: 0.52
Current: 0.45
0.09
0.52
POCF 7.49
PAA's POCF is ranked higher than
51% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 7.99 vs. PAA: 7.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
PAA' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.18  Med: 9.29 Max: 270.48
Current: 7.49
4.18
270.48
EV-to-EBIT 13.99
PAA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
75% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 20.87 vs. PAA: 13.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
PAA' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.5  Med: 15.80 Max: 24.8
Current: 13.99
6.5
24.8
EV-to-EBITDA 10.57
PAA's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
74% of the 96 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 14.24 vs. PAA: 10.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
PAA' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.1  Med: 12.40 Max: 19.3
Current: 10.57
5.1
19.3
PEG 9.27
PAA's PEG is ranked lower than
81% of the 27 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.58 vs. PAA: 9.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
PAA' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 1.45 Max: 19.84
Current: 9.27
0.47
19.84
Shiller P/E 12.53
PAA's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
83% of the 46 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 24.48 vs. PAA: 12.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
PAA' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.21  Med: 25.61 Max: 34.91
Current: 12.53
9.21
34.91
Current Ratio 0.91
PAA's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
64% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. PAA: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
PAA' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.85  Med: 0.99 Max: 1.16
Current: 0.91
0.85
1.16
Quick Ratio 0.62
PAA's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
74% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. PAA: 0.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
PAA' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 0.72 Max: 1.05
Current: 0.62
0.5
1.05
Days Inventory 16.90
PAA's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
51% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 16.64 vs. PAA: 16.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
PAA' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.72  Med: 14.73 Max: 21.14
Current: 16.9
8.72
21.14
Days Sales Outstanding 26.52
PAA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
62% of the 105 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 31.39 vs. PAA: 26.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
PAA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.52  Med: 32.70 Max: 45.84
Current: 26.52
18.52
45.84
Days Payable 37.16
PAA's Days Payable is ranked lower than
54% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 41.28 vs. PAA: 37.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
PAA' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 18.9  Med: 39.87 Max: 48.44
Current: 37.16
18.9
48.44

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 11.96
PAA's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
80% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 7.99 vs. PAA: 11.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
PAA' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.64  Med: 5.90 Max: 15.91
Current: 11.96
3.64
15.91
Dividend Payout 5.64
PAA's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
78% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. PAA: 5.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
PAA' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 1.25 Max: 10
Current: 5.64
0.25
10
Dividend Growth (3y) 9.30
PAA's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
60% of the 58 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. PAA: 9.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
PAA' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 7.10 Max: 12.5
Current: 9.3
0
12.5
Forward Dividend Yield 11.70
PAA's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
79% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 8.01 vs. PAA: 11.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 17.90
PAA's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
83% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 9.30 vs. PAA: 17.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
PAA' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.45  Med: 8.83 Max: 23.81
Current: 17.9
5.45
23.81
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -5.90
PAA's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 72 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: -9.80 vs. PAA: -5.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
PAA' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35.3  Med: -8.20 Max: -2
Current: -5.9
-35.3
-2

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 1.34
PAA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
73% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.22 vs. PAA: 1.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
PAA' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 2.40 Max: 4.27
Current: 1.34
1.21
4.27
Price/Projected FCF 1.10
PAA's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
61% of the 44 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. PAA: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
PAA' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.99  Med: 2.09 Max: 28.81
Current: 1.1
0.99
28.81
Price/Median PS Value 1.28
PAA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
74% of the 103 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. PAA: 1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
PAA' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.69 Max: 1.46
Current: 1.28
0.11
1.46
Price/Graham Number 1.69
PAA's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
53% of the 64 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 1.92 vs. PAA: 1.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
PAA' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.81  Med: 1.52 Max: 2.22
Current: 1.69
0.81
2.22
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 7.11
PAA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 114 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 4.10 vs. PAA: 7.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
PAA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4  Med: 6.30 Max: 15.3
Current: 7.11
4
15.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 5.84
PAA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 57 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: -1.35 vs. PAA: 5.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
PAA' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.3  Med: 14.00 Max: 20.3
Current: 5.84
5.3
20.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $21,321
EPS (TTM) $ 0.48
Beta1.04
Short Percentage of Float2.55%
52-Week Range $14.82 - 47.98
Shares Outstanding (Mil)397.73

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 26,357 22,375 24,206
EPS ($) 1.34 1.94 2.36
EPS without NRI ($) 1.34 1.94 2.36
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
30.69%
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