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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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.01
SWN's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
54% of the 1034 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. SWN: 0.01 )
SWN' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: 3.88
Current: 0.01

0
3.88
Equity to Asset 0.47
SWN's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
62% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. SWN: 0.47 )
SWN' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 0.64
Current: 0.47

0.2
0.64
Interest Coverage 28.94
SWN's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
78% of the 674 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 15.39 vs. SWN: 28.94 )
SWN' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.07   Max: 362.7
Current: 28.94

2.07
362.7
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 2.56
M-Score: -18.22
WACC vs ROIC
9.85%
14.55%
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 35.28
SWN's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1033 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 11.63 vs. SWN: 35.28 )
SWN' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -40.32   Max: 39.12
Current: 35.28

-40.32
39.12
Net-margin (%) 19.00
SWN's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 1033 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.60 vs. SWN: 19.00 )
SWN' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -25.9   Max: 24.57
Current: 19

-25.9
24.57
ROE (%) 19.63
SWN's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1109 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.32 vs. SWN: 19.63 )
SWN' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -28.15   Max: 27.34
Current: 19.63

-28.15
27.34
ROA (%) 8.92
SWN's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 1148 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.32 vs. SWN: 8.92 )
SWN' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -9.66   Max: 13.55
Current: 8.92

-9.66
13.55
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 18.29
SWN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 1130 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.52 vs. SWN: 18.29 )
SWN' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -17.53   Max: 26.12
Current: 18.29

-17.53
26.12
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 8.70
SWN's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 763 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 10.30 vs. SWN: 8.70 )
SWN' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -13   Max: 45.7
Current: 8.7

-13
45.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 7.60
SWN's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 702 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. SWN: 7.60 )
SWN' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -37.6   Max: 103.1
Current: 7.6

-37.6
103.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 5.00
SWN's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 613 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. SWN: 5.00 )
SWN' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -20.6   Max: 172.8
Current: 5

-20.6
172.8
» SWN's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

SWN Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 75,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,900 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 1,991,719 sh (+23.26%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,260,772 sh (+6.89%)
Frank Sands 21,806,406 sh (+0.67%)
Ray Dalio 62,800 sh (unchged)
Andreas Halvorsen Sold Out
Wallace Weitz Sold Out
Ruane Cunniff 3,310,895 sh (-0.03%)
Steven Cohen 210,723 sh (-10.72%)
T Boone Pickens 151,639 sh (-13.35%)
Diamond Hill Capital 203,882 sh (-25.07%)
RS Investment Management 6,328,965 sh (-30.29%)
Jim Simons 275,944 sh (-77.91%)
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Q2 2014

SWN Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 1,520,500 sh (+451.02%)
Paul Tudor Jones 20,665 sh (+250.25%)
Pioneer Investments 3,673,176 sh (+84.42%)
Ray Dalio 79,196 sh (+26.11%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,292,772 sh (+1.42%)
Frank Sands 21,857,261 sh (+0.23%)
Steven Cohen 1,444,150 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
T Boone Pickens Sold Out
Diamond Hill Capital 203,090 sh (-0.39%)
Ruane Cunniff 3,108,220 sh (-6.12%)
RS Investment Management 475,968 sh (-92.48%)
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Q3 2014

SWN Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Dodge & Cox 6,610 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 210,396 sh (+165.66%)
Jim Simons 2,280,700 sh (+50%)
Steven Cohen 2,124,400 sh (+47.1%)
Ruane Cunniff 3,566,435 sh (+14.74%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,338,272 sh (+1.98%)
Frank Sands 21,989,684 sh (+0.61%)
Pioneer Investments 1,959,425 sh (unchged)
Diamond Hill Capital 201,957 sh (-0.56%)
RS Investment Management 423,268 sh (-11.07%)
Paul Tudor Jones 17,714 sh (-14.28%)
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Q4 2014

SWN Guru Trades in Q4 2014

T Boone Pickens 112,819 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 563,504 sh (+179.02%)
Ray Dalio 564,401 sh (+168.26%)
Ruane Cunniff 4,014,450 sh (+12.56%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,422,986 sh (+3.62%)
George Soros 810,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Dodge & Cox Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Frank Sands 21,774,834 sh (-0.98%)
Pioneer Investments 1,078,822 sh (-44.94%)
Jim Simons 81,870 sh (-96.41%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with SWN

(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
T Boone Pickens 2014-12-31 New Buy6%$27.24 - $36.5 $ 24.54-24%112819
Ray Dalio 2014-12-31 Add 168.26%0.08%$27.24 - $36.5 $ 24.54-24%564401
Dodge & Cox 2014-12-31 Sold Out $27.24 - $36.5 $ 24.54-24%0
Ray Dalio 2014-09-30 Add 165.66%0.04%$35.2 - $44.99 $ 24.54-38%210396
Dodge & Cox 2014-09-30 New Buy$35.2 - $44.99 $ 24.54-38%6610
T Boone Pickens 2014-06-30 Sold Out 5.9%$44.33 - $48.93 $ 24.54-47%0
Ray Dalio 2014-06-30 Add 26.11%0.01%$44.33 - $48.93 $ 24.54-47%79196
Wallace Weitz 2014-03-31 Sold Out 1.3%$38.01 - $46.57 $ 24.54-41%0
T Boone Pickens 2014-03-31 Reduce -13.35%0.61%$38.01 - $46.57 $ 24.54-41%151639
Andreas Halvorsen 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.13%$38.01 - $46.57 $ 24.54-41%0
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Preferred stocks of Southwestern Energy Co

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
SWNC53.450.00

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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 11.40
SWN's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. SWN: 11.40 )
SWN' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 11.4   Max: 2120.48
Current: 11.4

11.4
2120.48
Forward P/E 17.39
SWN's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
92% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. SWN: 17.39 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 11.60
SWN's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
92% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. SWN: 11.60 )
SWN' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 11.48   Max: 2226.5
Current: 11.6

11.48
2226.5
P/B 2.00
SWN's P/B is ranked higher than
70% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. SWN: 2.00 )
SWN' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 2   Max: 10.95
Current: 2

2
10.95
P/S 2.10
SWN's P/S is ranked higher than
81% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.88 vs. SWN: 2.10 )
SWN' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 2.1   Max: 10.78
Current: 2.1

2.1
10.78
PFCF 129.20
SWN's PFCF is ranked higher than
63% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. SWN: 129.20 )
SWN' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 129.2   Max: 4761
Current: 129.2

129.2
4761
POCF 3.80
SWN's POCF is ranked higher than
87% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 8.16 vs. SWN: 3.80 )
SWN' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 3.77   Max: 22.17
Current: 3.8

3.77
22.17
EV-to-EBIT 8.08
SWN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
87% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 49.27 vs. SWN: 8.08 )
SWN' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -12605.1   Max: 134
Current: 8.08

-12605.1
134
Shiller P/E 25.60
SWN's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
92% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. SWN: 25.60 )
SWN' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 25.32   Max: 165.65
Current: 25.6

25.32
165.65
Current Ratio 0.74
SWN's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 1139 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. SWN: 0.74 )
SWN' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 1.8
Current: 0.74

0.3
1.8
Quick Ratio 0.70
SWN's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
57% of the 1139 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. SWN: 0.70 )
SWN' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 1.64
Current: 0.7

0.23
1.64
Days Inventory 10.46
SWN's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
96% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. SWN: 10.46 )
SWN' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 10.83   Max: 113.57
Current: 10.46

10.83
113.57
Days Sales Outstanding 41.88
SWN's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
83% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 62.05 vs. SWN: 41.88 )
SWN' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 40.2   Max: 95.85
Current: 41.88

40.2
95.85

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 2.00
SWN's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
72% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. SWN: 2.00 )
SWN' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.84   Max: 11.18
Current: 2

0.84
11.18
Price/Median PS Value 0.40
SWN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.73 vs. SWN: 0.40 )
SWN' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 1.89
Current: 0.4

0.1
1.89
Price/Graham Number 1.00
SWN's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
90% of the 1280 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. SWN: 1.00 )
SWN' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.73   Max: 17.99
Current: 1

0.73
17.99
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 12.60
SWN's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
85% of the 1136 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. SWN: 12.60 )
SWN' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 13.4
Current: 12.6

0.7
13.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 2.50
SWN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
81% of the 468 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.27 vs. SWN: 2.50 )
SWN' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -5.6   Max: 49.7
Current: 2.5

-5.6
49.7

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
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Traded in other countries:SW5.Germany,
Southwestern Energy Co was incorporated in Arkansas on July 2, 1929 as Arkansas Western Gas Company. The Company is an independent energy company mainly engaged in natural gas and crude oil exploration, development and production, within the United States. It is also engaged in natural gas gathering and marketing businesses, which it refers to as Midstream Services. The Company operates in two segments: Exploration and Production and Midstream Services. The Company's main business is the exploration for and production of natural gas within the United States, with its current operations being focused on development of an unconventional gas reservoir located on the Arkansas side of the Arkoma Basin. It is also actively engaged in exploration and production activities in Oklahoma, Texas and Pennsylvania. The Company conducts its exploration and production operations through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, SEECO, Inc., or SEECO and Southwestern Energy Production Company, or SEPCO. The Company engages in gas gathering activities in Arkansas and Texas through its gathering subsidiaries, DeSoto Gathering Company, L.L.C. and Angelina Gathering Company, L.L.C. DeSoto Gathering and Angelina Gathering mainly support its E&P operations and generate revenue from gathering fees associated with the transportation of the Company and third party gas to market. The Company's gas marketing subsidiary, Southwestern Energy Services Company or SES, captures downstream opportunities, which arise through marketing and transportation activity of the gas produced in its E&P operations. The Company's operations are mainly focused on the Fayetteville Shale. The Company's customers include energy companies, utilities and industrial consumers of natural gas. The Company's competitors include oil and gas companies, other independent oil and gas companies and individual producers and operators. The Company's operations are subject to numerous federal, state and local laws and regulations including the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act, or the CERCLA, the Clean Water Act, the Clean Air Act and similar state statutes.
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