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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 : 3/10

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Cash to Debt 0.19
SN's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
67% of the 470 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. SN: 0.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SN' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.11  Med: 0.73 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.19
Equity to Asset -0.64
SN's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
93% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. SN: -0.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SN' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.64  Med: 0.52 Max: 0.99
Current: -0.64
-0.64
0.99
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 0.37
M-Score: -4.56
WACC vs ROIC
8.16%
-26.17%
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 : 6/10

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Operating margin (%) -50.84
SN's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -64.37 vs. SN: -50.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SN' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -313.45  Med: -12.15 Max: 25.01
Current: -50.84
-313.45
25.01
Net-margin (%) -70.44
SN's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -77.97 vs. SN: -70.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SN' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -305.74  Med: -3.27 Max: 18.67
Current: -70.44
-305.74
18.67
ROA (%) -21.12
SN's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 526 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -13.77 vs. SN: -21.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SN' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -63.46  Med: -0.93 Max: 2.62
Current: -21.12
-63.46
2.62
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -20.17
SN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 504 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -21.87 vs. SN: -20.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SN' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -85.56  Med: 0.34 Max: 7.13
Current: -20.17
-85.56
7.13
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 85.20
SN's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
96% of the 385 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -11.40 vs. SN: 85.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SN' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 127.65 Max: 247.5
Current: 85.2
0
247.5
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 1136.60
SN's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
100% of the 271 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -12.60 vs. SN: 1136.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SN' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 193.9 Max: 1136.6
Current: 1136.6
0
1136.6
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Financials


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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

SN Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Seth Klarman 2,000,000 sh (+100.00%)
Paul Tudor Jones 30,275 sh (+90.85%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
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Q1 2016

SN Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Seth Klarman Sold Out
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Q2 2016

SN Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jim Simons 1,333,000 sh (New)
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Q3 2016

SN Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 17,827 sh (New)
Jim Simons 2,275,398 sh (+70.70%)
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Preferred stocks of Sanchez Energy Corp

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
SCAZP30.8010.55
SNZYP27.986.534 7/8 % Cum Perp Conv Pfd Shs Series -A-

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
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Traded in other countries:SANC34.Brazil, 13S.Germany, SN.Mexico,
Sanchez Energy Corp is an independent exploration and production company. It is engaged in exploration, acquisition and development of unconventional oil and natural gas resources in the onshore U.S. Gulf Coast and others.

Sanchez Energy Corp, a Delaware corporation formed on August 22, 2011. The Company is an independent exploration and production company that is engaged in the exploration, acquisition and development of unconventional oil and natural gas resources. It is engaged in Alexander Ranch and Wycross development projects, onshore U.S. Gulf Coast, with a current focus on the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas and, to a lesser extent, the TMS in Mississippi and Louisiana, & other developments. The Company's competitors include, but are not limited to, Chesapeake Energy Corporation, Marathon Oil Corporation, EOG Resources, Inc., Halcon Resources Corporation, and Penn Virginia Corporation. The Company's operations are subject to stringent and complex federal, state and local laws and regulations governing environmental protection.

Ratios

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P/S 1.28
SN's P/S is ranked higher than
74% of the 419 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.27 vs. SN: 1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SN' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 2.67 Max: 36.35
Current: 1.28
0.32
36.35
POCF 2.98
SN's POCF is ranked higher than
78% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 8.21 vs. SN: 2.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SN' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 4.97 Max: 70.96
Current: 2.98
0.57
70.96
EV-to-EBITDA 159.63
SN's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
97% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 11.98 vs. SN: 159.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SN' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2200.5  Med: 5.2 Max: 159.63
Current: 159.63
-2200.5
159.63
Current Ratio 2.82
SN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 509 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. SN: 2.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SN' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 2.77 Max: 30.97
Current: 2.82
0.07
30.97
Quick Ratio 2.82
SN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
75% of the 508 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. SN: 2.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SN' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 2.77 Max: 30.97
Current: 2.82
0.07
30.97
Days Sales Outstanding 30.23
SN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
76% of the 396 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 47.98 vs. SN: 30.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SN' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.53  Med: 60.32 Max: 218.45
Current: 30.23
23.53
218.45
Days Payable 2.81
SN's Days Payable is ranked lower than
94% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 69.33 vs. SN: 2.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SN' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.81  Med: 322.97 Max: 2740.21
Current: 2.81
2.81
2740.21

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -22.40
SN's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
72% of the 373 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -8.90 vs. SN: -22.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SN' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28  Med: -21.75 Max: 0
Current: -22.4
-28
0

Valuation & Return

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Price/Median PS Value 0.48
SN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
76% of the 346 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. SN: 0.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SN' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.19  Med: 1.01 Max: 11.34
Current: 0.48
0.19
11.34
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -8.08
SN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 518 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -12.00 vs. SN: -8.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SN' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.2  Med: 2.85 Max: 8.1
Current: -8.08
-8.2
8.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $415.1
EPS (TTM) $ -5.23
Beta1.49
Short Percentage of Float21.39%
52-Week Range $2.06 - 9.83
Shares Outstanding (Mil)75.23

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 434 537 635
EPS ($) -0.17 -0.64 0.16
EPS w/o NRI ($) -0.17 -0.64 0.16
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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