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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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industry
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Cash-to-Debt 0.29
SN's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
62% of the 454 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.78 vs. SN: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
SN' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 4999.65 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.29
Equity-to-Asset -0.54
SN's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
93% of the 427 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. SN: -0.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
SN' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.54  Med: 0.68 Max: 1
Current: -0.54
-0.54
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Piotroski F-Score: 4
Altman Z-Score: 0.57
Beneish M-Score: -3.99
WACC vs ROIC
10.93%
-27.95%
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 : 5/10

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Operating Margin % -44.46
SN's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
53% of the 436 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -48.73 vs. SN: -44.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
SN' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -313.45  Med: -24.07 Max: 25.01
Current: -44.46
-313.45
25.01
Net Margin % -59.57
SN's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
51% of the 436 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -55.69 vs. SN: -59.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
SN' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -305.74  Med: -20.52 Max: 18.67
Current: -59.57
-305.74
18.67
ROA % -19.37
SN's ROA % is ranked lower than
64% of the 506 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -11.12 vs. SN: -19.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
SN' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -64.03  Med: -3 Max: 2.62
Current: -19.37
-64.03
2.62
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -18.45
SN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
53% of the 482 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -15.34 vs. SN: -18.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
SN' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -86.24  Med: -3.06 Max: 7.13
Current: -18.45
-86.24
7.13
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -5.40
SN's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked higher than
68% of the 376 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -17.10 vs. SN: -5.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
SN' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 85.2 Max: 247.5
Current: -5.4
0
247.5
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -58.30
SN's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
92% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -18.90 vs. SN: -58.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
SN' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 70 Max: 1190.6
Current: -58.3
0
1190.6
GuruFocus has detected 3 Warning Signs with Sanchez Energy Corp $SN.
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-05-22 Est.)


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Cash & Debt
Operating Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
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Guru Trades

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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Q4 2016

SN Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Howard Marks 14,837 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons 1,703,200 sh (-25.15%)
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Preferred stocks of Sanchez Energy Corp

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
SCAZP34.759.356 1/2% Cum Conv Perp Pfd Shs Series -B-
SNZYP35.786.814 7/8 % Cum Perp Conv Pfd Shs Series -A-

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P    NAICS: 211111    SIC: 1311
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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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Forward PE Ratio 18.73
SN's Forward PE Ratio is ranked higher than
55% of the 157 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 21.10 vs. SN: 18.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PS Ratio 1.26
SN's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
76% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.49 vs. SN: 1.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
SN' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.32  Med: 2.56 Max: 36.35
Current: 1.26
0.32
36.35
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 2.93
SN's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
80% of the 331 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 7.81 vs. SN: 2.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
SN' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 4.63 Max: 95.46
Current: 2.93
0.57
95.46
EV-to-EBITDA 82.97
SN's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
92% of the 268 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 13.25 vs. SN: 82.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SN' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2337  Med: 5.7 Max: 480.6
Current: 82.97
-2337
480.6
Current Ratio 3.18
SN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 490 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. SN: 3.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SN' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 2.4 Max: 30.97
Current: 3.18
0.6
30.97
Quick Ratio 3.18
SN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
78% of the 489 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. SN: 3.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SN' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 2.4 Max: 30.97
Current: 3.18
0.6
30.97
Days Sales Outstanding 34.74
SN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
78% of the 388 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 56.15 vs. SN: 34.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SN' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.53  Med: 49.29 Max: 218.45
Current: 34.74
23.53
218.45
Days Payable 2.13
SN's Days Payable is ranked lower than
95% of the 239 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 88.02 vs. SN: 2.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SN' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.13  Med: 238.48 Max: 2740.21
Current: 2.13
2.13
2740.21

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -12.70
SN's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
58% of the 370 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -9.80 vs. SN: -12.70 )
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: -21.1 Max: 0
Current: -12.7
-28
0

Valuation & Return

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Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.48
SN's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
75% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.02 vs. SN: 0.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
SN' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.2  Med: 0.77 Max: 10.27
Current: 0.48
0.2
10.27
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -7.07
SN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
50% of the 575 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -6.93 vs. SN: -7.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
SN' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.12  Med: 2.6 Max: 8.4
Current: -7.07
-7.12
8.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $431.3
EPS (TTM) $ -4.66
Beta2.30
Short Percentage of Float20.49%
52-Week Range $4.70 - 14.39
Shares Outstanding (Mil)78.65

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 936 1,167
EPS ($) 0.93 1.64
EPS without NRI ($) 0.93 1.64
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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