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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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.44
VLOUF's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
65% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.21 vs. VLOUF: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.26   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.44

Equity to Asset 0.41
VLOUF's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
61% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.32 vs. VLOUF: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 0.63
Current: 0.41

0.41
0.63
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 0.78
M-Score: -3.40
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 (%) -14.69
VLOUF's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.75 vs. VLOUF: -14.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -11.59   Max: 36.68
Current: -14.69

-11.59
36.68
Net-margin (%) -19.25
VLOUF's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.21 vs. VLOUF: -19.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -16.2   Max: 18.03
Current: -19.25

-16.2
18.03
ROE (%) -25.26
VLOUF's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
69% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. VLOUF: -25.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -22.14   Max: 56.32
Current: -25.26

-22.14
56.32
ROA (%) -10.96
VLOUF's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.17 vs. VLOUF: -10.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -9.97   Max: 24.64
Current: -10.96

-9.97
24.64
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -15.32
VLOUF's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. VLOUF: -15.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -12.79   Max: 110.86
Current: -15.32

-12.79
110.86
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -3.60
VLOUF's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
73% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: -46.20 vs. VLOUF: -3.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -30.5   Max: 67.6
Current: -3.6

-30.5
67.6
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Ratios

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Forward P/E 121.95
VLOUF's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
61% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. VLOUF: 121.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 0.78
VLOUF's P/B is ranked higher than
56% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.86 vs. VLOUF: 0.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.67   Max: 2.32
Current: 0.78

0.67
2.32
P/S 0.51
VLOUF's P/S is ranked lower than
59% of the 644 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. VLOUF: 0.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.43   Max: 3.81
Current: 0.51

0.43
3.81
PFCF 12.96
VLOUF's PFCF is ranked higher than
70% of the 644 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. VLOUF: 12.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 8.36   Max: 1411
Current: 12.96

8.36
1411
POCF 4.97
VLOUF's POCF is ranked higher than
65% of the 644 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 26.26 vs. VLOUF: 4.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.54   Max: 90.75
Current: 4.97

2.54
90.75
EV-to-EBIT -5.50
VLOUF's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
100% of the 644 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 135.27 vs. VLOUF: -5.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -7.2   Max: 17.4
Current: -5.5

-7.2
17.4
Shiller P/E 21.16
VLOUF's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
79% of the 548 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. VLOUF: 21.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 8.63   Max: 16.89
Current: 21.16

8.63
16.89
Current Ratio 1.58
VLOUF's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.98 vs. VLOUF: 1.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.27   Max: 2.46
Current: 1.58

1.27
2.46
Quick Ratio 0.97
VLOUF's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. VLOUF: 0.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.68   Max: 1.67
Current: 0.97

0.68
1.67
Days Inventory 138.20
VLOUF's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
64% of the 644 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 94.46 vs. VLOUF: 138.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 125.16   Max: 194.91
Current: 138.2

125.16
194.91
Days Sales Outstanding 76.28
VLOUF's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
54% of the 644 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 79.75 vs. VLOUF: 76.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 1.15   Max: 73.36
Current: 76.28

1.15
73.36

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 4.57
VLOUF's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
87% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. VLOUF: 4.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.39   Max: 7.81
Current: 4.57

1.39
7.81
Dividend Payout 0.41
VLOUF's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
77% of the 644 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. VLOUF: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 1.16   Max: 2.98
Current: 0.41

1.16
2.98
Dividend growth (3y) -14.60
VLOUF's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
83% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. VLOUF: -14.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend growth (3y) only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 136.5
Current: -14.6

0
136.5
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.21
VLOUF's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
58% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. VLOUF: 1.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 2.06
Current: 1.21

0.37
2.06
Share Buyback Rate -2.50
VLOUF's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
76% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. VLOUF: -2.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0.2   Max: -3.8
Current: -2.5

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.92
VLOUF's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
53% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. VLOUF: 0.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.91   Max: 2.45
Current: 0.92

0.91
2.45
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) -18.20
VLOUF's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
75% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. VLOUF: -18.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 5.8   Max: 12.8
Current: -18.2

5.8
12.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -12.91
VLOUF's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
79% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Steel industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. VLOUF: -12.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) only.
VLOUF' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -11.9   Max: 14.8
Current: -12.91

-11.9
14.8

Business Description

Industry: Steel » Steel
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Traded in other countries:0NR2.UK, VK.France, VAC.Germany, VK.Switzerland,
Vallourec SA is incorporated in France in 2007. The Company serves in the energy markets. It provides tubular solutions. The Company provides seamless tubes and specialty products. It operates in three segments namely Oil & Gas and Petrochemicals, power generation and Industry. The Oil and gas designs and develops a complete line of products, including seamless tubing and premium connections for drilling operations, line pipe, and for operating wells in conditions such as the high pressure, high temperature and corrosive environments of deviated and deepwater wells. It also offers tubes for petrochemical facilities (refineries). Power Generation offers various premium tubes resistant to the highest temperatures and pressure. Industry segment offers tubular products for other industries mechanical engineering, automotive, and construction.
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