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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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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.16
SGY's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
69% of the 518 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. SGY: 0.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SGY' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 1.42
Current: 0.16

0.03
1.42
Equity to Asset 0.32
SGY's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
80% of the 490 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. SGY: 0.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SGY' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 0.69
Current: 0.32

0.21
0.69
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: -0.96
M-Score: -4.64
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -109.96
SGY's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
77% of the 505 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -4.83 vs. SGY: -109.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SGY' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -187.89   Max: 52.29
Current: -109.96

-187.89
52.29
Net-margin (%) -74.52
SGY's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 506 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -12.56 vs. SGY: -74.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SGY' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -141.97   Max: 33.11
Current: -74.52

-141.97
33.11
ROE (%) -51.43
SGY's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
82% of the 554 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -7.59 vs. SGY: -51.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SGY' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -154.42   Max: 35.39
Current: -51.43

-154.42
35.39
ROA (%) -17.35
SGY's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 585 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -5.02 vs. SGY: -17.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SGY' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -56.92   Max: 18.25
Current: -17.35

-56.92
18.25
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -30.54
SGY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 569 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -6.65 vs. SGY: -30.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SGY' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -99.55   Max: 35.76
Current: -30.54

-99.55
35.76
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -5.90
SGY's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
69% of the 349 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. SGY: -5.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SGY' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -19.9   Max: 50.7
Current: -5.9

-19.9
50.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -43.80
SGY's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 313 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -1.20 vs. SGY: -43.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SGY' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -43.8   Max: 268.8
Current: -43.8

-43.8
268.8
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Financials


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Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

SGY Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jeremy Grantham 81,600 sh (+973.68%)
Steven Cohen 128,600 sh (unchged)
Westport Asset Management 325,541 sh (unchged)
David Dreman Sold Out
Chuck Royce 84,000 sh (-28.21%)
Jim Simons 121,498 sh (-75.16%)
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Q3 2014

SGY Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 326,098 sh (+168.40%)
Westport Asset Management 325,541 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham 6,635 sh (-91.87%)
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Q4 2014

SGY Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Arnold Van Den Berg 34,915 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 615,400 sh (New)
Jim Simons 457,398 sh (+40.26%)
Westport Asset Management 325,541 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
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Q1 2015

SGY Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Westport Asset Management 325,541 sh (unchged)
Arnold Van Den Berg 67,940 sh (unchged)
Arnold Van Den Berg 34,915 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Jim Simons 325,773 sh (-28.78%)
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Guru Investment Theses on Stone Energy Corp

Westport Fund Comments on Stone Energy Corp - Jul 28, 2014

The best performing industry sector for the Westport Fund in this period was Oil & Gas Producers, which included three exploration and production companies. This sector provided 261 basis points to the portfolio return compared to the 105 basis points from the Energy holdings in the Russell Midcap® Index. … Stone Energy Corp. (SGY) provided a return of slightly more than 35% for the first half and added 27 basis points to the Fund’s performance. Continued growth in the world economy has been supporting oil prices and a very cold winter in the U.S. provided the impetus for higher natural gas prices.

From Westport Asset Management (Trades, Portfolio)’s Westport Fund Second Quarter 2014 Commentary.

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Westport Fund Comments on Stone Energy Corp
The best performing industry sector for the Westport Fund in this period was Oil & Gas Producers, which included three exploration and production companies. This sector provided 261 basis points to the portfolio return compared to the 105 basis points from the Energy holdings in the Russell Midcap® Index. … Stone Energy Corp. (SGY) provided a return of slightly more than 35% for the first half and added 27 basis points to the Fund’s performance. Continued growth in the world economy has been supporting oil prices and a very cold winter in the U.S. provided the impetus for higher natural gas prices. Read more...

Ratios

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industry
vs
history
Forward P/E 11.76
SGY's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
75% of the 477 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 24.81 vs. SGY: 11.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 1.00
SGY's P/B is ranked lower than
61% of the 625 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. SGY: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SGY' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 3.86
Current: 1

0.2
3.86
P/S 1.03
SGY's P/S is ranked higher than
65% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.35 vs. SGY: 1.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SGY' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 2.65
Current: 1.03

0.08
2.65
POCF 2.05
SGY's POCF is ranked higher than
79% of the 342 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.41 vs. SGY: 2.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SGY' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 4.22
Current: 2.05

0.1
4.22
Shiller P/E 30.00
SGY's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
71% of the 255 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 18.50 vs. SGY: 30.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
SGY' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 4.18   Max: 110.74
Current: 30

4.18
110.74
Current Ratio 1.69
SGY's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 563 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. SGY: 1.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SGY' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.72   Max: 3.05
Current: 1.69

0.72
3.05
Quick Ratio 1.68
SGY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
63% of the 563 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. SGY: 1.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SGY' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.72   Max: 3.05
Current: 1.68

0.72
3.05
Days Inventory 6.01
SGY's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
83% of the 224 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 23.92 vs. SGY: 6.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SGY' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 5.35   Max: 48.48
Current: 6.01

5.35
48.48
Days Sales Outstanding 56.19
SGY's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
68% of the 460 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 39.79 vs. SGY: 56.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SGY' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 38.58   Max: 128.61
Current: 56.19

38.58
128.61

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 1.00
SGY's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
76% of the 625 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. SGY: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
SGY' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 5.66
Current: 1

0.37
5.66
Price/Median PS Value 0.70
SGY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
63% of the 613 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.70 vs. SGY: 0.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SGY' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 5.41
Current: 0.7

0.1
5.41
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -47.90
SGY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
105% of the 625 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. SGY: -47.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
SGY' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: -50   Max: 32.4
Current: -47.9

-50
32.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -22.81
SGY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
68% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -4.61 vs. SGY: -22.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) only.
SGY' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -24.7   Max: 20.3
Current: -22.81

-24.7
20.3

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
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Traded in other countries:SEQ.Germany,
Stone Energy Corp was incorporated in 1993 as a Delaware corporation. The Company is an independent oil and natural gas company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, exploitation, development and operation of oil and gas properties. The Company operates in the Gulf Coast Basin since its incorporation. The Company's operational overview include Gulf of Mexico — Deep Water, Appalachia, Gulf of Mexico — Deep Gas, Gulf of Mexico — Conventional Shelf, and Onshore Oil. Its oil and natural gas production is sold at current market prices under short-term contracts. The Company competes with oil and gas companies and other independent producers of varying sizes, all of which are engaged in the acquisition of properties and the exploration and development of such properties. The Company's oil and gas operations are subject to various U.S. federal, state and local laws and regulations.
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