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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 0.47
XEC's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
54% of the 453 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.78 vs. XEC: 0.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
XEC' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.17 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.47
Equity to Asset 0.51
XEC's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
51% of the 421 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. XEC: 0.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
XEC' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51  Med: 0.6 Max: 0.68
Current: 0.51
0.51
0.68
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 2.65
M-Score: -5.11
WACC vs ROIC
11.06%
-30.87%
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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -142.34
XEC's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -62.85 vs. XEC: -142.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
XEC' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -257.52  Med: 36.51 Max: 56.48
Current: -142.34
-257.52
56.48
Net-margin (%) -92.69
XEC's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -72.73 vs. XEC: -92.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
XEC' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -165.83  Med: 23 Max: 35.62
Current: -92.69
-165.83
35.62
ROE (%) -40.65
XEC's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 429 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -18.49 vs. XEC: -40.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
XEC' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -66.01  Med: 11.39 Max: 24.18
Current: -40.65
-66.01
24.18
ROA (%) -21.52
XEC's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
62% of the 510 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -13.43 vs. XEC: -21.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
XEC' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -34.53  Med: 6.58 Max: 14.73
Current: -21.52
-34.53
14.73
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -48.99
XEC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 489 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -21.87 vs. XEC: -48.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
XEC' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -70.19  Med: 13.59 Max: 34.08
Current: -48.99
-70.19
34.08
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -6.50
XEC's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 363 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -10.50 vs. XEC: -6.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
XEC' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.3  Med: 10.6 Max: 34.2
Current: -6.5
-7.3
34.2
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» XEC's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-02-15)


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

Q1 2016

XEC Guru Trades in Q1 2016

RS Investment Management 180 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 544,827 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 3,739,203 sh (+1.48%)
Columbia Wanger 354,963 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Ken Fisher 3,000 sh (-1.22%)
Pioneer Investments 344,849 sh (-4.27%)
First Pacific Advisors 608,080 sh (-20.97%)
FPA Capital Fund 315,470 sh (-21.00%)
Charles de Vaulx 448,424 sh (-37.75%)
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Q2 2016

XEC Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Ray Dalio 27,659 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 5,018 sh (New)
Jim Simons 78,698 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,103,500 sh (+102.54%)
FPA Capital Fund -250 sh (unchged)
Ken Fisher 3,000 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management 180 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 336,532 sh (-2.41%)
Diamond Hill Capital 3,507,769 sh (-6.19%)
FPA Capital Fund 283,850 sh (-10.02%)
First Pacific Advisors 528,720 sh (-13.05%)
Columbia Wanger 305,874 sh (-13.83%)
Charles de Vaulx 244,719 sh (-45.43%)
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Q3 2016

XEC Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Caxton Associates 25,000 sh (New)
Columbia Wanger 355,197 sh (+16.13%)
Ken Fisher 3,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Ray Dalio 26,859 sh (-2.89%)
Diamond Hill Capital 3,234,680 sh (-7.79%)
Pioneer Investments 307,332 sh (-8.68%)
FPA Capital Fund 202,110 sh (-28.80%)
First Pacific Advisors 370,990 sh (-29.83%)
Charles de Vaulx 154,144 sh (-37.01%)
Steven Cohen 566,038 sh (-48.71%)
Paul Tudor Jones 1,600 sh (-68.11%)
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Q4 2016

XEC Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Ken Fisher 3,000 sh (unchged)
FPA Capital Fund 187,144 sh (-7.40%)
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Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P    NAICS: 211111    SIC: 1311
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Traded in other countries:ENY.Germany,
Cimarex Energy Co is an oil and gas exploration and production company with operations in two main areas: the Mid-Continent region and the Permian Basin.

Cimarex Energy Co is a Delaware corporation and was incorporated on February 14, 2002 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Tulsa-based Helmerich & Payne, Inc. It is an oil and gas exploration and production company. Its exploration and development activities have been conducted within two main areas: the Mid-Continent region and the Permian Basin. The Mid-Continent region consists of Oklahoma and the Texas Panhandle. The Permian Basin encompasses west Texas and southeast New Mexico. Its oil and gas production is sold under several short-term arrangements at market-responsive prices. The Company sells its oil and gas to a broad portfolio of customers. The Company competes for prospects, proved reserves, oil-field services and qualified oil and gas professionals with diversified energy companies and other independent operators. It also competes with integrated, independent and other energy companies for the sale and transportation of oil and gas to marketing companies and end users. The Company's operations are subject to extensive federal, state and local laws and regulations.

Ratios

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history
Forward P/E 33.90
XEC's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
60% of the 115 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 28.17 vs. XEC: 33.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 5.66
XEC's P/B is ranked lower than
88% of the 428 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. XEC: 5.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
XEC' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.62  Med: 1.9 Max: 5.76
Current: 5.66
0.62
5.76
P/S 10.92
XEC's P/S is ranked lower than
80% of the 399 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.56 vs. XEC: 10.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
XEC' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.78  Med: 3.72 Max: 11.11
Current: 10.92
0.78
11.11
POCF 23.81
XEC's POCF is ranked lower than
86% of the 269 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 8.78 vs. XEC: 23.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
XEC' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.17  Med: 5.3 Max: 24.22
Current: 23.81
1.17
24.22
Current Ratio 2.19
XEC's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 497 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. XEC: 2.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
XEC' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.66  Med: 1.17 Max: 2.63
Current: 2.19
0.66
2.63
Quick Ratio 2.11
XEC's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 496 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. XEC: 2.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
XEC' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 0.99 Max: 2.5
Current: 2.11
0.54
2.5
Days Inventory 35.80
XEC's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
57% of the 199 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 28.00 vs. XEC: 35.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
XEC' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 35.8  Med: 78.08 Max: 259.95
Current: 35.8
35.8
259.95
Days Sales Outstanding 14.38
XEC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
88% of the 378 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 49.11 vs. XEC: 14.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
XEC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.38  Med: 69.22 Max: 88.28
Current: 14.38
14.38
88.28
Days Payable 25.27
XEC's Days Payable is ranked lower than
79% of the 229 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 71.01 vs. XEC: 25.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
XEC' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 25.27  Med: 88.5 Max: 122.8
Current: 25.27
25.27
122.8

Dividend & Buy Back

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history
Dividend Yield 0.29
XEC's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
86% of the 296 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.68 vs. XEC: 0.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
XEC' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.09  Med: 0.49 Max: 1.51
Current: 0.29
0.09
1.51
Dividend Growth (3y) 11.60
XEC's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
80% of the 92 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -20.60 vs. XEC: 11.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
XEC' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 14.5 Max: 24.2
Current: 11.6
0
24.2
Forward Dividend Yield 0.23
XEC's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
98% of the 258 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.75 vs. XEC: 0.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.63
XEC's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
71% of the 403 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.79 vs. XEC: 0.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
XEC' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.19  Med: 1.06 Max: 3.27
Current: 0.63
0.19
3.27
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -3.10
XEC's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 358 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -8.90 vs. XEC: -3.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
XEC' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26.4  Med: -1.1 Max: -0.3
Current: -3.1
-26.4
-0.3

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 7.71
XEC's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
88% of the 400 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.37 vs. XEC: 7.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
XEC' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.26  Med: 2.22 Max: 7.81
Current: 7.71
1.26
7.81
Price/Median PS Value 2.94
XEC's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
90% of the 344 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. XEC: 2.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
XEC' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.24  Med: 0.94 Max: 2.97
Current: 2.94
0.24
2.97
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -12.34
XEC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 504 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -10.00 vs. XEC: -12.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
XEC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.34  Med: 11.7 Max: 22.5
Current: -12.34
-12.34
22.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 4.05
XEC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -15.83 vs. XEC: 4.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
XEC' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.2  Med: -0.7 Max: 22
Current: 4.05
-4.2
22

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,186
EPS (TTM) $ -11.83
Beta1.29
Short Percentage of Float2.22%
52-Week Range $72.77 - 146.96
Shares Outstanding (Mil)94.96

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 1,263 1,925 2,293 2,823
EPS ($) 0.48 4.20 6.02 7.95
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.48 4.20 6.02 7.95
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($) 0.52 0.48 0.32 0.32
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
FPA Reduces Position in Helmerich & Payne Apr 13 2016 
T. Boone Pickens Adds to Stakes in Energy Companies Dec 28 2015 
Cimarex Energy Is an Attractive Investment Nov 10 2015 
Global Energy: Adapting to New Realities – Diamond Hill Capital Aug 21 2015 
FPA Capital Fund Sells Portions of 13 Stakes in Second Quarter Jul 13 2015 
Denver-Based Cimarex Energy Is Facing Problems Jul 02 2015 
Charles de Vaulx's IVA Funds Newsletter May 2015 May 28 2015 
FPA Capital Fund First Quarter 2015 Commentary May 06 2015 
FPA Capital Adds Two Stakes to Portfolio in First Quarter May 05 2015 
Mutual Fund Manager Columbia Wanger Adds 4 Stocks in Q1 May 05 2015 

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