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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
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history
Cash to Debt 0.51
RDC's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
76% of the 228 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.42 vs. RDC: 0.51 )
RDC' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 1.1
Current: 0.51

0.08
1.1
Equity to Asset 0.56
RDC's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
78% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. RDC: 0.56 )
RDC' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.52   Max: 0.66
Current: 0.56

0.52
0.66
Interest Coverage 4.75
RDC's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
69% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 6.84 vs. RDC: 4.75 )
RDC' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.58   Max: 151.92
Current: 4.75

0.58
151.92
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.64
M-Score: -2.95
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 (%) 21.00
RDC's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 9.65 vs. RDC: 21.00 )
RDC' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -5.46   Max: 37.17
Current: 21

-5.46
37.17
Net-margin (%) 15.99
RDC's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 3.42 vs. RDC: 15.99 )
RDC' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -3.9   Max: 78.45
Current: 15.99

-3.9
78.45
ROE (%) 5.16
RDC's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 221 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 2.13 vs. RDC: 5.16 )
RDC' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -4.29   Max: 22.45
Current: 5.16

-4.29
22.45
ROA (%) 3.17
RDC's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.31 vs. RDC: 3.17 )
RDC' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -2.29   Max: 13.06
Current: 3.17

-2.29
13.06
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 5.13
RDC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 221 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 4.77 vs. RDC: 5.13 )
RDC' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -1.46   Max: 23.86
Current: 5.13

-1.46
23.86
Revenue Growth (%) 13.40
RDC's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 160 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 11.40 vs. RDC: 13.40 )
RDC' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -27.3   Max: 51.7
Current: 13.4

-27.3
51.7
EBITDA Growth (%) -0.30
RDC's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 132 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 12.00 vs. RDC: -0.30 )
RDC' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -26.6   Max: 83.9
Current: -0.3

-26.6
83.9
EPS Growth (%) -3.40
RDC's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 135 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. RDC: -3.40 )
RDC' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -34.3   Max: 155
Current: -3.4

-34.3
155
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

RDC Guru Trades in Q3 2013

John Burbank 63,950 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 491,801 sh (+35.26%)
Columbia Wanger 2,798,899 sh (+15.04%)
Chuck Royce 9,000 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 62,259 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 707,400 sh (-1.53%)
FPA Capital Fund 2,065,700 sh (-8.48%)
First Pacific Advisors 5,521,300 sh (-17.34%)
Steven Romick 911,800 sh (-36.01%)
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Q4 2013

RDC Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 14,474 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,041,790 sh (+111.83%)
Columbia Wanger 2,798,899 sh (unchged)
FPA Capital Fund 2,065,700 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 9,000 sh (unchged)
John Burbank Sold Out
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Steven Romick Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 691,400 sh (-2.26%)
First Pacific Advisors 4,199,500 sh (-23.94%)
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Q1 2014

RDC Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 102,800 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 47,438 sh (New)
Richard Pzena 128,496 sh (New)
First Pacific Advisors 4,387,200 sh (+4.47%)
FPA Capital Fund 2,065,700 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 660,250 sh (-4.51%)
Paul Tudor Jones 8,632 sh (-40.36%)
Columbia Wanger 1,607,573 sh (-42.56%)
Steven Cohen 18,354 sh (-98.24%)
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Q2 2014

RDC Guru Trades in Q2 2014

FPA Capital Fund 2,119,700 sh (+2.61%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with RDC

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
FPA Capital Fund 2014-06-30 Add 2.61%0.17%$29.64 - $33.38 $ 31.08-1%2119700
John Burbank 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.08%$32.94 - $37.73 $ 31.08-13%0
FPA Capital Fund 2013-09-30 Reduce -8.48%0.81%$33.97 - $38.3 $ 31.08-14%2065700
George Soros 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.1%$33.97 - $38.3 $ 31.08-14%0
John Burbank 2013-09-30 New Buy0.08%$33.97 - $38.3 $ 31.08-14%63950
FPA Capital Fund 2013-06-30 Reduce -13.3%1.43%$30.5 - $36.31 $ 31.08-7%2257000
George Soros 2013-06-30 New Buy0.1%$30.5 - $36.31 $ 31.08-7%260000
John Burbank 2013-06-30 Sold Out 0.05%$30.5 - $36.31 $ 31.08-7%0
John Burbank 2013-03-31 Reduce -88.57%0.35%$31.27 - $36.65 $ 31.08-10%37900
John Burbank 2012-12-31 Add 97.79%0.2%$30.48 - $34.6 $ 31.08-4%331500
George Soros 2012-09-30 Sold Out 0.08%$32.38 - $37.32 $ 31.08-11%0
John Burbank 2012-06-30 New Buy0.19%$29.07 - $35.96 $ 31.08-2%171377
Michael Price 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.13%$29.07 - $35.96 $ 31.08-2%0
George Soros 2012-06-30 New Buy0.08%$29.07 - $35.96 $ 31.08-2%165200
Michael Price 2012-03-31 Reduce -90.85%1.36%$31.15 - $38.78 $ 31.08-6%27985
John Burbank 2012-03-31 Sold Out 0.09%$31.15 - $38.78 $ 31.08-6%0
FPA Capital Fund 2011-06-30 Add 1.9%0.2%$35.92 - $44.19 $ 31.08-20%2634000
John Hussman 2011-06-30 Sold Out $35.92 - $44.19 $ 31.08-20%0
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 15.80
RDC's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
87% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. RDC: 15.80 )
RDC' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 2.85   Max: 13345
Current: 15.8

2.85
13345
P/B 0.80
RDC's P/B is ranked higher than
87% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. RDC: 0.80 )
RDC' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 3.17
Current: 0.8

0.47
3.17
P/S 2.50
RDC's P/S is ranked higher than
75% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 2.67 vs. RDC: 2.50 )
RDC' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 5.71
Current: 2.5

0.57
5.71
EV-to-EBIT 16.27
RDC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
81% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 36.02 vs. RDC: 16.27 )
RDC' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.2   Max: 347.6
Current: 16.27

2.2
347.6
Shiller P/E 9.60
RDC's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
96% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. RDC: 9.60 )
RDC' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 4.74   Max: 80
Current: 9.6

4.74
80
Current Ratio 6.27
RDC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
92% of the 232 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. RDC: 6.27 )
RDC' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.61   Max: 6.53
Current: 6.27

1.61
6.53
Quick Ratio 6.27
RDC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 232 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 1.71 vs. RDC: 6.27 )
RDC' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.01   Max: 6.53
Current: 6.27

1.01
6.53

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 0.30
RDC's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
91% of the 75 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 2.71 vs. RDC: 0.30 )
RDC' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 3.58
Current: 0.3

0.24
3.58
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.30
RDC's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
95% of the 78 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 3.82 vs. RDC: 0.30 )
RDC' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.24   Max: 3.58
Current: 0.3

0.24
3.58
Share Buyback Rate -2.10
RDC's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
86% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -6.70 vs. RDC: -2.10 )
RDC' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 4.1   Max: -9.8
Current: -2.1

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.80
RDC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
92% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. RDC: 0.80 )
RDC' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.49   Max: 5.31
Current: 0.8

0.49
5.31
Price/DCF (Projected) 9.50
RDC's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
87% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. RDC: 9.50 )
RDC' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.04   Max: 67.88
Current: 9.5

1.04
67.88
Price/Median PS Value 0.90
RDC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
81% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. RDC: 0.90 )
RDC' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 1.99
Current: 0.9

0.21
1.99
Price/Graham Number 0.70
RDC's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
92% of the 247 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. RDC: 0.70 )
RDC' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 7.96
Current: 0.7

0.25
7.96
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.10
RDC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
60% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: 8.30 vs. RDC: 6.10 )
RDC' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 46.2
Current: 6.1

0.3
46.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -14.92
RDC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
69% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Drilling industry.

( Industry Median: -5.04 vs. RDC: -14.92 )
RDC' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -29.8   Max: 76
Current: -14.92

-29.8
76

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - Drilling » Oil & Gas Drilling
Compare:SDRL, ESV, PES, OMVJF, SBR » details
Traded in other countries:RC0.Germany
Rowan Companies PLC was incorporated under the laws of England and Wales on May 4, 2012. It is a provider of international and domestic contract drilling services. The Company also owns and operates a manufacturing division that produces equipment for the drilling, mining and timber industries. It is a successor to a contract drilling business conducted since 1923. Rowan provides contract drilling services utilizing a fleet of 31 self-elevating mobile offshore drilling platforms and 29 marketed deep-well land drilling rigs. The Company focuses is on specification and premium jack-up rigs, which customers use for offshore exploratory and development drilling and, in certain areas, well work over operations. The Company conducts offshore drilling operations in various markets throughout the world, and onshore drilling operations in the United States. As of February 21, 2013, industry utilization in the Middle East for jack-up rigs was 85%, and the company had eight rigs under contract in Saudi Arabia, two rigs under contract in Qatar and one stacked rig in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. It operates large jack-up rigs capable of drilling depths up to 35,000 feet in maximum water depths ranging from 250 to 550 feet, depending on rig size and location. The Company's jack-ups are designed with a floating hull that is fully equipped to serve as a drilling platform supported by three independently elevating legs. In addition to the Company's offshore drilling operations, it provides drilling equipment and personnel on a contract basis for exploration and development of onshore areas. The Company competes with several offshore drilling contractors that together have 782 mobile rigs available worldwide, including 481 jack-ups. In the United States, the Company's all operations and facilities are subject to regulation by a variety of local, state, and federal agencies with authority over safety and environmental compliance.
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