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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 : 2/10

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history
Cash to Debt 0.24
PQ's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
60% of the 450 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. PQ: 0.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
PQ' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.16 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.24
Equity to Asset -1.08
PQ's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
94% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. PQ: -1.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
PQ' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.08  Med: 0.47 Max: 0.96
Current: -1.08
-1.08
0.96
F-Score: 1
Z-Score: -5.25
M-Score: -5.42
WACC vs ROIC
9.77%
-190.35%
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 : 3/10

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Operating margin (%) -149.76
PQ's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 443 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -73.05 vs. PQ: -149.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
PQ' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -251.93  Med: 9.98 Max: 29.1
Current: -149.76
-251.93
29.1
Net-margin (%) -210.00
PQ's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 443 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -84.71 vs. PQ: -210.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
PQ' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -254.2  Med: 7.13 Max: 26.29
Current: -210
-254.2
26.29
ROA (%) -49.17
PQ's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 507 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -15.07 vs. PQ: -49.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
PQ' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -50.59  Med: 2.39 Max: 11.09
Current: -49.17
-50.59
11.09
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -77.45
PQ's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 489 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -24.68 vs. PQ: -77.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
PQ' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -77.45  Med: 6.46 Max: 18.2
Current: -77.45
-77.45
18.2
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -7.70
PQ's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 369 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -9.80 vs. PQ: -7.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PQ' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -32.5  Med: 10.8 Max: 87.3
Current: -7.7
-32.5
87.3
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 46.30
PQ's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 258 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -9.20 vs. PQ: 46.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PQ' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35  Med: 35.95 Max: 341.9
Current: 46.3
-35
341.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 28.00
PQ's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 262 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -1.30 vs. PQ: 28.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PQ' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -44.4  Med: 18.3 Max: 101.4
Current: 28
-44.4
101.4
» PQ's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-11-03)


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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

PQ Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 39,800 sh (+4.29%)
Mario Gabelli 22,000 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
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Q4 2015

PQ Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 619,059 sh (+1455.42%)
Mario Gabelli 22,000 sh (unchged)
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Q1 2016

PQ Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Pioneer Investments 70,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 629,654 sh (+1.71%)
Mario Gabelli 22,000 sh (unchged)
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Q2 2016

PQ Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Robert Bruce 62,870 sh (New)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 112,975 sh (New)
Jim Simons 220,325 sh (+39.97%)
Pioneer Investments 17,500 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli Sold Out
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Preferred stocks of Petroquest Energy Inc

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
PTQEP10.0017.196 7/8 % Cum Conv Perp Pfd Shs Series -B-

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
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Traded in other countries:PE41.Germany,
Petroquest Energy Inc is an independent oil and gas company with operations in Oklahoma, Texas, and the Gulf Coast Basin.

Petroquest Energy Inc is incorporated in the State of Delaware and commenced its operations in 1985. The Company is an independent oil and gas company with operations in Oklahoma, Texas, the Gulf Coast Basin, Arkansas and Wyoming. From the commencement of its operations in 1985 through 2002, the company focused in the Gulf Coast Basin with onshore properties mainly in southern Louisiana and offshore properties in the shallow waters of the Gulf of Mexico shelf. During 2003, it began the implementation of its strategic goal of diversifying its reserves and production into longer life and lower risk onshore properties. As part of the strategic shift to diversify its asset portfolio and lower its geographic and geologic risk profile, it refocused its opportunity selection processes to reduce its average working interest in higher risk projects, shift capital to higher probability of success onshore wells and mitigate the risks associated with individual wells by expanding its drilling program across multiple basins. At December 31, 2012, 87% of its estimated proved reserves and 75% of its 2012 production were derived from its longer life assets. During 2013, the Company's estimated proved reserves increased by 32%. The Company's competitors include major integrated oil companies, substantial independent energy companies, affiliates of major interstate and intrastate pipelines and national and local natural gas gatherers. The Company's activities are subject to existing federal, state and local laws and regulations governing environmental quality and pollution control.

Ratios

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P/S 0.49
PQ's P/S is ranked higher than
90% of the 406 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.64 vs. PQ: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
PQ' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 2.07 Max: 4.7
Current: 0.49
0.18
4.7
Current Ratio 1.00
PQ's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
57% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. PQ: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
PQ' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.74 Max: 10.05
Current: 1
0.31
10.05
Quick Ratio 1.00
PQ's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
56% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. PQ: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
PQ' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.74 Max: 10.05
Current: 1
0.31
10.05
Days Sales Outstanding 28.34
PQ's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
76% of the 386 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 42.98 vs. PQ: 28.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
PQ' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.38  Med: 49.33 Max: 143.79
Current: 28.34
20.38
143.79
Days Payable 853.12
PQ's Days Payable is ranked higher than
99% of the 242 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 69.97 vs. PQ: 853.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
PQ' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 216.84  Med: 435.07 Max: 853.12
Current: 853.12
216.84
853.12

Buy Back

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Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.90
PQ's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
87% of the 376 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.74 vs. PQ: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
PQ' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: 0.9
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -1.50
PQ's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 363 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -8.30 vs. PQ: -1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
PQ' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -39.4  Med: -7.2 Max: -0.9
Current: -1.5
-39.4
-0.9

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.17
PQ's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 375 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. PQ: 0.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
PQ' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 1.29 Max: 7.32
Current: 0.17
0.14
7.32
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.01
PQ's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 10 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. PQ: 0.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
PQ' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1.39 Max: 14.14
Current: 0.01
0
14.14
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -53.59
PQ's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 500 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -12.70 vs. PQ: -53.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
PQ' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -55.44  Med: 6.4 Max: 24
Current: -53.59
-55.44
24
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -199.72
PQ's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 173 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -13.58 vs. PQ: -199.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
PQ' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -199.72  Med: -2.8 Max: 39
Current: -199.72
-199.72
39

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $83.11
EPS (TTM) $ -10.86
Beta1.82
Short Percentage of Float2.47%
52-Week Range $1.24 - 6.04
Shares Outstanding (Mil)17.63

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 65 82
EPS ($) -2.05 -1.18
EPS w/o NRI ($) -2.05 -1.18
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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PetroQuest Energy: Report For Q2 2014 Oct 09 2014 
PetroQuest Energy Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-K) Feb 28 2011 
PetroQuest Energy Inc. (PQ) Chairman, CEO and President Charles T Goodson sells 95,000 Shares Dec 01 2010 
PetroQuest Energy Inc. (PQ) Chairman, CEO and President Charles T Goodson sells 35,000 Shares Nov 29 2010 
PetroQuest Energy Inc. (PQ) COO William Todd Zehnder sells 5,000 Shares Nov 09 2010 
PetroQuest Energy Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 05 2010 

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