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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 0.18
SARA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
65% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.73 vs. SARA: 0.18 )
SARA' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.18

Equity to Asset 0.15
SARA's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
57% of the 872 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. SARA: 0.15 )
SARA' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -6.05   Max: 0.25
Current: 0.15

-6.05
0.25
Interest Coverage 0.17
SARA's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
53% of the 567 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 14.37 vs. SARA: 0.17 )
SARA' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 1.41
Current: 0.17

0.02
1.41
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: -0.26
M-Score: -3.65
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 (%) 5.47
SARA's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 881 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 6.01 vs. SARA: 5.47 )
SARA' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1970   Max: 31.22
Current: 5.47

-1970
31.22
Net-margin (%) -39.15
SARA's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 881 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.46 vs. SARA: -39.15 )
SARA' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -2173.33   Max: 25.76
Current: -39.15

-2173.33
25.76
ROE (%) -70.83
SARA's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 952 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.60 vs. SARA: -70.83 )
SARA' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -351.94   Max: 49.79
Current: -70.83

-351.94
49.79
ROA (%) -10.62
SARA's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 992 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.83 vs. SARA: -10.62 )
SARA' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -156.34   Max: 10.54
Current: -10.62

-156.34
10.54
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 1.98
SARA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 978 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.65 vs. SARA: 1.98 )
SARA' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -7000   Max: 17.68
Current: 1.98

-7000
17.68
Revenue Growth (%) -12.40
SARA's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 661 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 11.20 vs. SARA: -12.40 )
SARA' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 565.7
Current: -12.4

0
565.7
EBITDA Growth (%) -13.00
SARA's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 611 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. SARA: -13.00 )
SARA' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -14   Max: 62
Current: -13

-14
62
EPS Growth (%) -9.30
SARA's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 520 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. SARA: -9.30 )
SARA' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 445.1
Current: -9.3

0
445.1
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

SARA Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Jim Simons 39,300 sh (+104.69%)
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Q2 2013

SARA Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Chuck Royce 156,600 sh (New)
Jim Simons 51,000 sh (+29.77%)
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Q3 2013

SARA Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Chuck Royce 261,200 sh (+66.79%)
Jim Simons 17,900 sh (-64.9%)
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Q4 2013

SARA Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 114,200 sh (+537.99%)
Chuck Royce 225,000 sh (-13.86%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/B 1.12
SARA's P/B is ranked higher than
80% of the 938 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. SARA: 1.12 )
SARA' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 62
Current: 1.12

0.08
62
P/S 0.61
SARA's P/S is ranked higher than
95% of the 897 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.53 vs. SARA: 0.61 )
SARA' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 5.07
Current: 0.61

0.02
5.07
EV-to-EBIT 50.83
SARA's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
64% of the 647 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 17.38 vs. SARA: 50.83 )
SARA' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.4   Max: 303.2
Current: 50.83

6.4
303.2

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 1.12
SARA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
78% of the 906 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. SARA: 1.12 )
SARA' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.95   Max: 6.52
Current: 1.12

0.95
6.52
Price/Median PS Value 0.72
SARA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
75% of the 809 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. SARA: 0.72 )
SARA' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 2.5
Current: 0.72

0.6
2.5
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 2.00
SARA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
55% of the 655 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. SARA: 2.00 )
SARA' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 15.7
Current: 2

0.3
15.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 12.29
SARA's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
95% of the 758 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -12.69 vs. SARA: 12.29 )
SARA' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 2.4   Max: 23.7
Current: 12.29

2.4
23.7

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
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Saratoga Resources, Inc. an independent oil and natural gas company engaged in the production, development, acquisition and exploitation of crude oil and natural gas properties.
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