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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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Cash to Debt 0.38
NYSE:WPX's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
53% of the 454 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.44 vs. NYSE:WPX: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NYSE:WPX' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.09 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.38
Equity to Asset 0.49
NYSE:WPX's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
52% of the 433 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. NYSE:WPX: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NYSE:WPX' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 0.53 Max: 0.69
Current: 0.49
0.42
0.69
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: -0.80
M-Score: -4.33
WACC vs ROIC
13.77%
-25.59%
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 (%) -185.43
NYSE:WPX's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -74.16 vs. NYSE:WPX: -185.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NYSE:WPX' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -185.43  Med: -5.41 Max: 9.33
Current: -185.43
-185.43
9.33
Net-margin (%) -142.42
NYSE:WPX's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -90.52 vs. NYSE:WPX: -142.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NYSE:WPX' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -142.42  Med: -7.78 Max: 4.7
Current: -142.42
-142.42
4.7
ROE (%) -49.00
NYSE:WPX's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -22.01 vs. NYSE:WPX: -49.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NYSE:WPX' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -49  Med: -5.98 Max: 3.89
Current: -49
-49
3.89
ROA (%) -22.84
NYSE:WPX's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
60% of the 508 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -16.32 vs. NYSE:WPX: -22.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NYSE:WPX' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.84  Med: -2.98 Max: 1.91
Current: -22.84
-22.84
1.91
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -34.72
NYSE:WPX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 491 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -26.72 vs. NYSE:WPX: -34.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NYSE:WPX' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -34.72  Med: -1.88 Max: 4.6
Current: -34.72
-34.72
4.6
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -17.90
NYSE:WPX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 370 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -10.50 vs. NYSE:WPX: -17.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE:WPX' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -16.6 Max: -4.9
Current: -17.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 100.80
NYSE:WPX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 265 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. NYSE:WPX: 100.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NYSE: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
» NYSE:WPX's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

WPX Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Louis Moore Bacon 900,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 978,480 sh (New)
T Boone Pickens 56,666 sh (+165.14%)
Paul Tudor Jones 43,800 sh (+121.21%)
Steven Cohen 13,285,610 sh (+53.84%)
Steven Cohen 600,000 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 176,000 sh (unchged)
Leon Cooperman Sold Out
John Burbank Sold Out
Donald Smith 9,561,424 sh (-10.56%)
Arnold Schneider 1,548,363 sh (-30.80%)
Murray Stahl 137,972 sh (-48.56%)
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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)
T Boone Pickens 854,301 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 500,000 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

Paul Tudor Jones 44,514 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 559,100 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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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
WPXP55.575.76A

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
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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

Ratios

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P/B 1.09
WPX's P/B is ranked lower than
52% of the 423 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. WPX: 1.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
WPX' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.63 Max: 1.34
Current: 1.09
0.31
1.34
P/S 2.10
WPX's P/S is ranked higher than
56% of the 412 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.62 vs. WPX: 2.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
WPX' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 1.07 Max: 2.35
Current: 2.1
0.56
2.35
POCF 6.20
WPX's POCF is ranked higher than
51% of the 277 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 6.75 vs. WPX: 6.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
WPX' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.1  Med: 3.68 Max: 6.96
Current: 6.2
1.1
6.96
Current Ratio 2.00
WPX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
63% of the 493 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. WPX: 2.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
WPX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 1.06 Max: 2
Current: 2
0.27
2
Quick Ratio 1.95
WPX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
65% of the 493 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. WPX: 1.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
WPX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.25  Med: 0.98 Max: 1.95
Current: 1.95
0.25
1.95
Days Inventory 29.50
WPX's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
51% of the 203 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 28.51 vs. WPX: 29.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
WPX' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.46  Med: 12.99 Max: 29.5
Current: 29.5
10.46
29.5
Days Sales Outstanding 50.56
WPX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
57% of the 383 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 44.95 vs. WPX: 50.56 )
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: 77.77
Current: 50.56
39.14
77.77
Days Payable 129.70
WPX's Days Payable is ranked higher than
66% of the 232 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 73.48 vs. WPX: 129.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
WPX' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 50.34  Med: 103.02 Max: 153.45
Current: 129.7
50.34
153.45

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
56% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -8.30 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 1.09
WPX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
52% of the 396 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. WPX: 1.09 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
WPX' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.62 Max: 1.21
Current: 1.09
0.39
1.21
Price/Median PS Value 1.97
WPX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
88% of the 368 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. WPX: 1.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
WPX' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 0.97 Max: 1.97
Current: 1.97
0.6
1.97
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -43.90
WPX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
70% of the 500 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -13.20 vs. WPX: -43.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
WPX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -43.9  Med: 8.4 Max: 21.3
Current: -43.9
-43.9
21.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,386
EPS (TTM) $ -8.20
Beta2.48
Short Percentage of Float13.95%
52-Week Range $2.53 - 13.92
Shares Outstanding (Mil)344.34

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 1,247 1,518
EPS ($) -0.76 -1.00 0.11
EPS w/o NRI ($) -0.76 -1.00 0.11
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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