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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
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history
Cash to Debt 0.07
TLM's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
63% of the 926 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. TLM: 0.07 )
TLM' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.07

Equity to Asset 0.46
TLM's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
73% of the 921 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.55 vs. TLM: 0.46 )
TLM' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 0.56
Current: 0.46

0.31
0.56
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 1.09
M-Score: -2.97
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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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -14.14
TLM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 948 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 11.41 vs. TLM: -14.14 )
TLM' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -28.32   Max: 54.39
Current: -14.14

-28.32
54.39
Net-margin (%) -17.00
TLM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 948 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.88 vs. TLM: -17.00 )
TLM' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -26.19   Max: 37.6
Current: -17

-26.19
37.6
ROE (%) -9.33
TLM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 1025 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. TLM: -9.33 )
TLM' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -13.73   Max: 31.56
Current: -9.33

-13.73
31.56
ROA (%) -4.32
TLM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 1062 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.41 vs. TLM: -4.32 )
TLM' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -6.13   Max: 14.5
Current: -4.32

-6.13
14.5
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -5.29
TLM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 1051 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.63 vs. TLM: -5.29 )
TLM' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -10.67   Max: 35.79
Current: -5.29

-10.67
35.79
Revenue Growth (%) -11.30
TLM's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 734 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 10.60 vs. TLM: -11.30 )
TLM' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -11.3   Max: 40.7
Current: -11.3

-11.3
40.7
EBITDA Growth (%) -37.80
TLM's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 684 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. TLM: -37.80 )
TLM' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -37.8   Max: 79.1
Current: -37.8

-37.8
79.1
» TLM's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

TLM Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 2,373,100 sh (New)
Carl Icahn 6,456,049 sh (New)
Brian Rogers 5,500,000 sh (+57.14%)
Ray Dalio 364,600 sh (-8.76%)
NWQ Managers 31,506,378 sh (-8.94%)
Mario Gabelli 91,800 sh (-30.66%)
Jeremy Grantham 38,000 sh (-36.13%)
Steven Cohen 1,994,402 sh (-39.24%)
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Q4 2013

TLM Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Murray Stahl 45,992 sh (New)
Carl Icahn 76,060,078 sh (+1078.12%)
Brian Rogers 5,500,000 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio 362,900 sh (-0.47%)
NWQ Managers 29,280,389 sh (-7.07%)
Mario Gabelli 85,300 sh (-7.08%)
Jeremy Grantham 26,300 sh (-30.79%)
Jim Simons 798,700 sh (-66.34%)
Steven Cohen 93,439 sh (-95.31%)
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Q1 2014

TLM Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Steven Cohen 2,560,267 sh (+2640.04%)
Jim Simons 4,364,588 sh (+446.46%)
Murray Stahl 78,355 sh (+70.37%)
Mario Gabelli 89,300 sh (+4.69%)
NWQ Managers 29,502,873 sh (+0.76%)
Brian Rogers 5,500,000 sh (unchged)
Eric Mindich 2,500,000 sh (unchged)
Carl Icahn 76,060,078 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Ray Dalio 186,800 sh (-48.53%)
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Q2 2014

TLM Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Brian Rogers 5,500,000 sh (unchged)
Eric Mindich 2,500,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 3,947,400 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio 186,800 sh (unchged)
Carl Icahn 76,060,078 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 300,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 3,072,500 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli 85,300 sh (-4.48%)
Murray Stahl 72,946 sh (-6.9%)
NWQ Managers 23,912,494 sh (-18.95%)
Jim Simons 3,475,700 sh (-20.37%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with TLM

(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
Ray Dalio 2014-03-31 Reduce -48.53%0.02%$9.66 - $11.77 $ 9.66-9%186800
Carl Icahn 2013-12-31 Add 1078.12%2.65%$11.43 - $12.75 $ 9.66-20%76060078
Carl Icahn 2013-09-30 New Buy0.3%$10.59 - $11.91 $ 9.66-14%6456049
Mario Gabelli 2013-09-30 Reduce -30.66%$10.59 - $11.91 $ 9.66-14%91800
Ray Dalio 2013-06-30 Add 117.17%0.02%$10.84 - $12.26 $ 9.66-17%399600
Mario Gabelli 2013-06-30 Add 38.78%$10.84 - $12.26 $ 9.66-17%132400
John Burbank 2013-03-31 Sold Out 0.03%$11.33 - $12.83 $ 9.66-21%0
Ray Dalio 2013-03-31 Reduce -29.47%0.01%$11.33 - $12.83 $ 9.66-21%184000
John Burbank 2012-12-31 New Buy0.03%$10.65 - $13.47 $ 9.66-18%75000
Ray Dalio 2012-12-31 Add 35.39%0.01%$10.65 - $13.47 $ 9.66-18%260900
Mario Gabelli 2012-09-30 Reduce -23.64%$10.72 - $14.99 $ 9.66-25%102400
Ray Dalio 2012-06-30 Reduce -36.58%0.02%$9.6 - $13.27 $ 9.66-15%175100
Ray Dalio 2012-03-31 Add 59.69%0.02%$11.38 - $14.27 $ 9.66-20%276100
John Paulson 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.52%$11.23 - $14.99 $ 9.66-25%0
Ray Dalio 2011-12-31 Reduce -29.28%0.01%$11.23 - $14.99 $ 9.66-25%172900
Mario Gabelli 2011-12-31 Add 36.21%$11.23 - $14.99 $ 9.66-25%126400
John Paulson 2011-09-30 New Buy0.52%$12.42 - $21.01 $ 9.66-43%8700000
Ray Dalio 2011-09-30 Add 225.13%0.03%$12.42 - $21.01 $ 9.66-43%244500
Mario Gabelli 2011-09-30 Add 48.96%$12.42 - $21.01 $ 9.66-43%92800
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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
TLM.PR.A.Canada23.024.47

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Yesterday activist investor Carl Icahn reported a large buy into Talisman Energy (TLM), as reported by GuruFocus Real Time Picks. The always vocal investor picked up a total of 61,554,602 shares of the company’s stock. Icahn announced on Monday via Twitter that he had built up a nearly 6% stake in Talisman Energy, representing an approximately $300 million investment. Read more...

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/B 1.19
TLM's P/B is ranked higher than
85% of the 1132 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. TLM: 1.19 )
TLM' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.83   Max: 5.22
Current: 1.19

0.83
5.22
P/S 2.14
TLM's P/S is ranked higher than
89% of the 1132 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.15 vs. TLM: 2.14 )
TLM' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.94   Max: 4.11
Current: 2.14

0.94
4.11
EV-to-EBIT -23.40
TLM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
68% of the 1132 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 215.00 vs. TLM: -23.40 )
TLM' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.4   Max: 132.5
Current: -23.4

3.4
132.5
Shiller P/E 18.94
TLM's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
95% of the 1132 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. TLM: 18.94 )
TLM' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 5.5   Max: 27.8
Current: 18.94

5.5
27.8
Current Ratio 0.63
TLM's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 822 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. TLM: 0.63 )
TLM' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.47   Max: 1.77
Current: 0.63

0.47
1.77
Quick Ratio 0.57
TLM's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 822 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. TLM: 0.57 )
TLM' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 1.55
Current: 0.57

0.36
1.55

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 2.80
TLM's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
60% of the 306 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.75 vs. TLM: 2.80 )
TLM' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 3.08
Current: 2.8

0.48
3.08
Dividend growth (3y) 6.90
TLM's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
84% of the 191 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. TLM: 6.90 )
TLM' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 27.3
Current: 6.9

0
27.3
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.96
TLM's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
50% of the 317 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.82 vs. TLM: 3.96 )
TLM' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.68   Max: 4.36
Current: 3.96

0.68
4.36
Share Buyback Rate -0.50
TLM's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
93% of the 858 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -7.80 vs. TLM: -0.50 )
TLM' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 3.4   Max: -8.3
Current: -0.5

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.29
TLM's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
86% of the 1132 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. TLM: 1.29 )
TLM' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.98   Max: 5.97
Current: 1.29

0.98
5.97
Price/Median PS Value 0.92
TLM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
81% of the 1132 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. TLM: 0.92 )
TLM' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 1.64
Current: 0.92

0.38
1.64
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 6.80
TLM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
81% of the 746 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. TLM: 6.80 )
TLM' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 29.3
Current: 6.8

0.8
29.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -25.87
TLM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
71% of the 851 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -9.71 vs. TLM: -25.87 )
TLM' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -9.4   Max: 38.6
Current: -25.87

-9.4
38.6

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
Compare:OJSCY, APC, APA, HRTPY, SGTZY » details
Traded in other countries:TLM.PR.A.Canada, TLM.Canada, TLM.Germany
Talisman Energy Inc., is incorporated under the Canada Business Corporations Act. The Company is a Canadian-based independent oil and gas producers company. Its main business activities are exploration, development, production, transportation and marketing of crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids. In 2012, the Company's activities were conducted in four geographic segments for the purposes of financial reporting: North America, the North Sea, Southeast Asia, and Other. The North America segment includes operations in Canada and the US. The North Sea segment includes operations and exploration activities in the UK and Norway. The Southeast Asia segment includes operations and exploration activities in Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam and Papua New Guinea and operations in Australia/Timor-Leste. The Company also conducts operations in Algeria, operations and exploration activities in Colombia, and exploration activities in Peru, Poland, Sierra Leone and the Kurdistan Region of northern Iraq. For ease of reference, the activities in Algeria, Colombia, Peru, Poland, Sierra Leone and the Kurdistan Region of northern Iraq are referred to collectively as the 'Other' geographic segment, except where otherwise noted. The Company's aggregate production for the year ended December 31, 2012 was 426 mboe/d, comprised of 27 mbbls/d of oil and liquids and 985 mmcf/d of gas from North America; 42 mbbls/d of oil and liquids and 524 mmcf/d of gas from Southeast Asia; 71 mbbls/d of oil and liquids and 31 mmcf/d of gas from the North Sea; and 22 mbbls/d of oil and liquids and 42 mmcf/d of gas from other areas. As a Canadian public Company, it is subject to the disclosure requirements of National Instrument NI 51-101 of the Canadian Securities Administrators, which applies to the disclosure of reserves and other oil and gas information.
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