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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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Cash to Debt 0.19
SAEX's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
66% of the 453 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.33 vs. SAEX: 0.19 )
SAEX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.13   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.19

Equity to Asset -0.06
SAEX's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
53% of the 467 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. SAEX: -0.06 )
SAEX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.06   Max: 0.23
Current: -0.06

-0.06
0.23
Z-Score: 1.90
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 (%) 7.38
SAEX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 477 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.78 vs. SAEX: 7.38 )
SAEX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 3.37   Max: 7.09
Current: 7.38

3.37
7.09
Net-margin (%) -4.97
SAEX's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 477 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. SAEX: -4.97 )
SAEX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -8.58   Max: 3.88
Current: -4.97

-8.58
3.88
ROE (%) -317.27
SAEX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 476 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.99 vs. SAEX: -317.27 )
SAEX' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -120.44   Max: 68.39
Current: -317.27

-120.44
68.39
ROA (%) -10.53
SAEX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 481 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.72 vs. SAEX: -10.53 )
SAEX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -14.32   Max: 9.51
Current: -10.53

-14.32
9.51
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 32.29
SAEX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 479 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 11.81 vs. SAEX: 32.29 )
SAEX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 10.31   Max: 43.38
Current: 32.29

10.31
43.38
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

SAEX Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Whitney Tilson 17,563 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 177,400 sh (+4.35%)
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Q4 2013

SAEX Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Chuck Royce 232,400 sh (+31%)
Whitney Tilson Sold Out
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Q1 2014

SAEX Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Chuck Royce 212,361 sh (-8.62%)
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Q2 2014

SAEX Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Chuck Royce Sold Out
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with SAEX

(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
Whitney Tilson 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.26%$7.04 - $9.73 $ 4.45-46%0
Whitney Tilson 2013-09-30 New Buy0.26%$9.46 - $10.186 $ 4.45-55%17563
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Ratios

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P/S 0.20
SAEX's P/S is ranked higher than
97% of the 511 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. SAEX: 0.20 )
SAEX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 0.75
Current: 0.2

0.16
0.75
EV-to-EBIT 6.92
SAEX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
95% of the 511 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.83 vs. SAEX: 6.92 )
SAEX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.1   Max: 120.8
Current: 6.92

3.1
120.8
Current Ratio 2.04
SAEX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 475 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.81 vs. SAEX: 2.04 )
SAEX' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 32.55
Current: 2.04

0.04
32.55
Quick Ratio 2.04
SAEX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 475 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. SAEX: 2.04 )
SAEX' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 32.55
Current: 2.04

0.04
32.55

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.56
SAEX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
91% of the 511 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.84 vs. SAEX: 0.56 )
SAEX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.68   Max: 2.36
Current: 0.56

0.68
2.36
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 14.90
SAEX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
95% of the 476 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. SAEX: 14.90 )
SAEX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 32.6
Current: 14.9

0.8
32.6

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - Services » Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
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SAExploration Holdings Inc was incorporated in Delaware on February 2, 2011. The Company is a geophysical services company that offers seismic data acquisition services in North America, South America and Southeast Asia for oil and natural gas industry. Its services include the acquisition of 2D, 3D, time-lapse 4D and multi-component seismic data on land, in transition zones and in shallow water, as well as seismic data field processing. Seismic data is used by its customers, which include national oil companies, major international oil companies and independent oil and gas exploration and production companies, to identify and analyze drilling prospects and maximize successful drilling. The Company's main competitors include Compagnie Générale de Géophysique, Geokinetics, Inc., Global Geophysical Services, Inc. and ION Geophysical Corporation. The Company's operations are subject to various international, federal, provincial, state and local laws and regulations.
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