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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 : 4/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.14
WFT's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
73% of the 225 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. WFT: 0.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
WFT' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 0.05 Max: 0.22
Current: 0.14
0.03
0.22
Equity-to-Asset 0.16
WFT's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
90% of the 229 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. WFT: 0.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
WFT' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.49 Max: 0.66
Current: 0.16
0.16
0.66
Piotroski F-Score: 2
Altman Z-Score: 0.10
Beneish M-Score: -3.43
WACC vs ROIC
12.88%
-26.28%
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 : 3/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % -39.15
WFT's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
78% of the 232 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: -7.64 vs. WFT: -39.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
WFT' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -39.15  Med: 5.5 Max: 20.74
Current: -39.15
-39.15
20.74
Net Margin % -59.00
WFT's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
81% of the 232 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: -11.11 vs. WFT: -59.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
WFT' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -59  Med: -2.19 Max: 14.51
Current: -59
-59
14.51
ROE % -97.73
WFT's ROE % is ranked lower than
95% of the 224 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: -7.66 vs. WFT: -97.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
WFT' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -107.41  Med: -3.19 Max: 17.71
Current: -97.73
-107.41
17.71
ROA % -24.69
WFT's ROA % is ranked lower than
89% of the 234 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: -4.21 vs. WFT: -24.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
WFT' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -24.74  Med: -1.34 Max: 9.39
Current: -24.69
-24.74
9.39
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -30.55
WFT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
80% of the 232 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: -5.17 vs. WFT: -30.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
WFT' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.2  Med: 4.88 Max: 27.41
Current: -30.55
-31.2
27.41
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -31.00
WFT's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
84% of the 216 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: -11.10 vs. WFT: -31.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
WFT' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31  Med: 7.5 Max: 28.8
Current: -31
-31
28.8
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 104.00
WFT's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
94% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: -12.80 vs. WFT: 104.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
WFT' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -54.5  Med: 35.7 Max: 104
Current: 104
-54.5
104
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

WFT Guru Trades in Q1 2016

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WFT Guru Trades in Q2 2016

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Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
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WFT Guru Trades in Q3 2016

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Ray Dalio Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - Services » Oil & Gas Equipment & Services    NAICS: 486990 
Compare:NYSE:BAS, NYSE:BHI » details
Traded in other countries:WFT.France, 0WE.Germany, WFTN.Mexico, WFT.Switzerland,
Weatherford International PLC together with its subsidiaries provides equipment and services used in the drilling, evaluation, completion, production and intervention of oil and natural gas wells.

Weatherford International provides a portfolio of oilfield services, with offerings catering to all geographies and different types of oilfields. The firm's largest market has recently been North America, accounting often for as much as 40% of its total revenue.

Ratios

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PB Ratio 2.98
WFT's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
82% of the 296 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. WFT: 2.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
WFT' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 1.5 Max: 4.04
Current: 2.98
0.73
4.04
PS Ratio 1.04
WFT's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
60% of the 297 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. WFT: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
WFT' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 1.01 Max: 3.94
Current: 1.04
0.47
3.94
EV-to-EBIT -5.85
WFT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 134 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.24 vs. WFT: -5.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
WFT' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -286  Med: 18.45 Max: 109.5
Current: -5.85
-286
109.5
EV-to-EBITDA -10.15
WFT's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 9.98 vs. WFT: -10.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
WFT' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -43.3  Med: 10.5 Max: 20.4
Current: -10.15
-43.3
20.4
Current Ratio 2.02
WFT's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
55% of the 222 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.86 vs. WFT: 2.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WFT' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 1.83 Max: 2.94
Current: 2.02
1.3
2.94
Quick Ratio 1.28
WFT's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
66% of the 222 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. WFT: 1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WFT' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.76  Med: 1.11 Max: 1.91
Current: 1.28
0.76
1.91
Days Inventory 148.56
WFT's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
82% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 55.73 vs. WFT: 148.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
WFT' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 100.11  Med: 108.22 Max: 148.56
Current: 148.56
100.11
148.56
Days Sales Outstanding 87.81
WFT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
61% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 71.69 vs. WFT: 87.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WFT' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 68.91  Med: 91.15 Max: 103.51
Current: 87.81
68.91
103.51
Days Payable 59.44
WFT's Days Payable is ranked higher than
60% of the 142 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 44.02 vs. WFT: 59.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
WFT' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 43.14  Med: 56.76 Max: 64.9
Current: 59.44
43.14
64.9

Buy Back

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history
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 0.40
WFT's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 296 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.73 vs. WFT: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
WFT' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: 0.4
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -5.40
WFT's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 170 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: -4.20 vs. WFT: -5.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
WFT' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -32.7  Med: -3.9 Max: 0.6
Current: -5.4
-32.7
0.6

Valuation & Return

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history
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 1.00
WFT's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
60% of the 276 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. WFT: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
WFT' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 1.73 Max: 3.01
Current: 1
0.54
3.01
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -17.14
WFT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
96% of the 294 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: -0.84 vs. WFT: -17.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
WFT' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.51  Med: 4.5 Max: 16.2
Current: -17.14
-17.51
16.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -17.14
WFT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
72% of the 138 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry.

( Industry Median: -3.74 vs. WFT: -17.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
WFT' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19.4  Med: -1.9 Max: 34.4
Current: -17.14
-19.4
34.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $5,749
EPS (TTM) $ -3.77
Beta2.66
Short Percentage of Float19.65%
52-Week Range $3.73 - 8.49
Shares Outstanding (Mil)983.39

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 6,139 7,584 8,539
EPS ($) -0.77 -0.06 0.23
EPS without NRI ($) -0.77 -0.06 0.23
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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