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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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history
Cash to Debt 0.23
WPX's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
63% of the 470 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. WPX: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
WPX' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.1 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.23
Equity to Asset 0.49
WPX's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
52% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. WPX: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
WPX' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 0.52 Max: 0.69
Current: 0.49
0.42
0.69
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: -0.88
M-Score: -4.64
WACC vs ROIC
15.37%
-28.41%
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 : 2/10

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Operating margin (%) -258.36
WPX's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -64.37 vs. WPX: -258.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
WPX' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -258.36  Med: -8.78 Max: 9.33
Current: -258.36
-258.36
9.33
Net-margin (%) -178.45
WPX's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -77.97 vs. WPX: -178.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
WPX' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -178.45  Med: -7.78 Max: 4.7
Current: -178.45
-178.45
4.7
ROE (%) -51.11
WPX's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 447 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -19.22 vs. WPX: -51.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
WPX' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -51.11  Med: -5.98 Max: 3.89
Current: -51.11
-51.11
3.89
ROA (%) -22.98
WPX's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 526 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -13.77 vs. WPX: -22.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
WPX' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.98  Med: -2.98 Max: 1.9
Current: -22.98
-22.98
1.9
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -37.81
WPX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 504 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -21.87 vs. WPX: -37.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
WPX' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -37.81  Med: -3.01 Max: 4.45
Current: -37.81
-37.81
4.45
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -20.50
WPX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 385 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -11.40 vs. WPX: -20.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WPX' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -16.05 Max: -4.9
Current: -20.5
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 100.80
WPX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 277 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -1.40 vs. WPX: 100.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
WPX' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 4.4 Max: 100.8
Current: 100.8
0
100.8
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

WPX Guru Trades in Q4 2015

RS Investment Management 1,393,940 sh (New)
Arnold Schneider 4,598,463 sh (+196.99%)
Jim Simons 1,810,230 sh (+85.00%)
Chuck Royce 176,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 500,000 sh (unchged)
T Boone Pickens 854,301 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Donald Smith 9,516,120 sh (-0.47%)
Murray Stahl 99,346 sh (-28.00%)
Steven Cohen 9,103,880 sh (-31.48%)
Paul Tudor Jones 14,519 sh (-66.85%)
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Q1 2016

WPX Guru Trades in Q1 2016

T Boone Pickens 1,128,685 sh (+32.12%)
Jim Simons 2,049,000 sh (+13.19%)
Arnold Schneider 4,753,573 sh (+3.37%)
Chuck Royce 176,000 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Donald Smith 9,301,793 sh (-2.25%)
Murray Stahl 90,063 sh (-9.34%)
Steven Cohen 150,000 sh (-98.35%)
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Q2 2016

WPX Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jeremy Grantham 559,100 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 44,514 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 400,000 sh (+166.67%)
T Boone Pickens 1,309,281 sh (+16.00%)
Chuck Royce 176,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Murray Stahl 76,423 sh (-15.14%)
Donald Smith 3,768,634 sh (-59.48%)
Arnold Schneider 1,776,774 sh (-62.62%)
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Q3 2016

WPX Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Joel Greenblatt 110,044 sh (New)
Donald Smith 3,768,486 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 176,000 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Arnold Schneider Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Murray Stahl 73,278 sh (-4.12%)
T Boone Pickens 1,131,046 sh (-13.61%)
Steven Cohen 49,303 sh (-87.67%)
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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
WPXP67.114.65A

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P    NAICS: 211111    SIC: 1311
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Traded in other countries:WPE.Germany,
Wpx Energy Inc is an independent natural gas and oil exploration and production company engaged in the exploitation and development of long-life unconventional properties.

WPX Energy Inc is a Delaware Corporation formed in 2011 to effect the separation from The Williams Companies, Inc. of Williams' exploration and production business. The Company is an independent natural gas and oil exploration and production company engaged in the exploitation and development of long-life unconventional properties. The Company is focused on profitably exploiting of its significant natural gas reserves base and related NGLs in the Piceance Basin of the Rocky Mountain region, and on developing and growing oil positions in the Williston Basin in North Dakota and the San Juan Basin in the southwestern United States. Its other areas of domestic operations include natural gas plays in the Appalachian Basin in Pennsylvania, the San Juan Basin and the Powder River Basin in Wyoming. The Company also engages in sales and marketing activities that include the sale of natural gas, oil and NGL production, along with third party purchases and sales of natural gas, which include natural gas purchased from working interest owners in operated wells and other area third party producers. Its sales and marketing activities also include the management of various natural gas related contracts such as transportation, storage and related price risk management activities. The Company's operations are located in the United States and South America and are organized into domestic and international reportable segments. Domestic includes natural gas, oil and natural gas liquids development, and production and gas management activities located in Colorado, New Mexico, North Dakota, Pennsylvania and Wyoming in the United States.; its development and production techniques includes; production from tight-sands and shale formations as well as coal bed methane reserves in the Piceance, Williston, San Juan, Powder River, Appalachian and Green River Basins. Associated with its commodity production are sales and marketing activities, referred to as gas management activities, that include the management of various commodity contracts such as transportation, storage and related derivatives coupled with the sale of commodity volumes. Its International primarily consists of ownership in Apco, an oil and gas exploration and production company with activities primarily in Argentina and Colombia. The Company competes with other oil and gas concerns, including major and independent oil and gas companies in the development, production and marketing of natural gas; also compete in areas such as acquisition of oil and gas properties and obtaining necessary equipment, supplies and services. In its gas management services business, competes directly with large independent energy marketers, marketing affiliates of regulated pipelines and utilities and natural gas producers; and also compete with brokerage houses, energy hedge funds and other energy-based companies offering similar services. The Company's operations are subject to governmental laws and regulations

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Ratios

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P/B 1.48
WPX's P/B is ranked lower than
60% of the 438 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. WPX: 1.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
WPX' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.64 Max: 1.58
Current: 1.48
0.31
1.58
P/S 3.72
WPX's P/S is ranked lower than
55% of the 419 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.27 vs. WPX: 3.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
WPX' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.48  Med: 1.02 Max: 3.83
Current: 3.72
0.48
3.83
POCF 13.30
WPX's POCF is ranked lower than
71% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 8.21 vs. WPX: 13.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
WPX' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.1  Med: 3.73 Max: 13.78
Current: 13.3
1.1
13.78
Current Ratio 1.46
WPX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
55% of the 509 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. WPX: 1.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WPX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 1.14 Max: 2
Current: 1.46
0.27
2
Quick Ratio 1.40
WPX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
56% of the 508 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. WPX: 1.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WPX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 1.05 Max: 1.95
Current: 1.4
0.25
1.95
Days Inventory 31.66
WPX's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
56% of the 208 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 27.77 vs. WPX: 31.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
WPX' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.46  Med: 12.33 Max: 31.66
Current: 31.66
10.46
31.66
Days Sales Outstanding 48.78
WPX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
52% of the 396 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 47.98 vs. WPX: 48.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
WPX' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 39.14  Med: 47.96 Max: 70.86
Current: 48.78
39.14
70.86
Days Payable 121.01
WPX's Days Payable is ranked higher than
68% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 69.33 vs. WPX: 121.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
WPX' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 59.72  Med: 103.02 Max: 150.05
Current: 121.01
59.72
150.05

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -11.40
WPX's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
55% of the 373 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -8.90 vs. WPX: -11.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
WPX' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.4  Med: -0.9 Max: 0
Current: -11.4
-11.4
0

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.50
WPX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
57% of the 409 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. WPX: 1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
WPX' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.63 Max: 1.56
Current: 1.5
0.39
1.56
Price/Median PS Value 3.55
WPX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
92% of the 346 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. WPX: 3.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
WPX' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.58  Med: 1.02 Max: 3.7
Current: 3.55
0.58
3.7
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -38.00
WPX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 518 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -12.00 vs. WPX: -38.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
WPX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -38.71  Med: 7.8 Max: 17.3
Current: -38
-38.71
17.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,100
EPS (TTM) $ -7.99
Beta2.50
Short Percentage of Float8.84%
52-Week Range $2.53 - 16.17
Shares Outstanding (Mil)344.46

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 1,204 1,564
EPS ($) -0.76 -0.73
EPS w/o NRI ($) -0.76 -0.73
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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