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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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industry
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Equity to Asset 0.31
CLR's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
70% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. CLR: 0.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CLR' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.24  Med: 0.36 Max: 0.57
Current: 0.31
0.24
0.57
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.64
M-Score: -3.44
WACC vs ROIC
10.77%
-3.15%
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 : 7/10

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Operating margin (%) -29.19
CLR's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -64.37 vs. CLR: -29.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CLR' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29.19  Med: 44.18 Max: 55.11
Current: -29.19
-29.19
55.11
Net-margin (%) -28.27
CLR's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -77.97 vs. CLR: -28.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CLR' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.27  Med: 21.34 Max: 52.33
Current: -28.27
-28.27
52.33
ROE (%) -12.56
CLR's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 447 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -19.22 vs. CLR: -12.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CLR' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.56  Med: 21.7 Max: 62.09
Current: -12.56
-12.56
62.09
ROA (%) -3.88
CLR's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 526 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -13.77 vs. CLR: -3.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CLR' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.88  Med: 7.24 Max: 34.69
Current: -3.88
-3.88
34.69
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -4.25
CLR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 504 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -21.87 vs. CLR: -4.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CLR' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.25  Med: 17.67 Max: 41.91
Current: -4.25
-4.25
41.91
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 1.20
CLR's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
71% of the 385 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -11.40 vs. CLR: 1.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CLR' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -83.6  Med: 4.9 Max: 190.6
Current: 1.2
-83.6
190.6
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -8.90
CLR's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 271 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -12.60 vs. CLR: -8.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
CLR' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -10.1 Max: 340.4
Current: -8.9
0
340.4
» CLR's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2017-11-02)


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

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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

CLR Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 19,443 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 289,000 sh (+140.83%)
Michael Price 314,000 sh (+57.00%)
Ray Dalio 115,000 sh (+9.42%)
T Boone Pickens 151,295 sh (unchged)
Keeley Asset Management Corp 31,570 sh (-4.39%)
Murray Stahl 700,144 sh (-13.87%)
Jim Simons 972,600 sh (-27.03%)
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Q1 2016

CLR Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Pioneer Investments 46,408 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,136,677 sh (+293.31%)
T Boone Pickens 186,022 sh (+22.95%)
Ray Dalio 117,660 sh (+2.31%)
Howard Marks 400,000 sh (unchged)
Michael Price 314,000 sh (unchged)
Keeley Asset Management Corp Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Murray Stahl 584,758 sh (-16.48%)
Jim Simons 435,300 sh (-55.24%)
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Q2 2016

CLR Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Eric Mindich 225,000 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 116,444 sh (+150.91%)
T Boone Pickens 191,316 sh (+2.85%)
Howard Marks 400,000 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 557,345 sh (-4.69%)
Ray Dalio 105,460 sh (-10.37%)
Michael Price 260,000 sh (-17.20%)
Jim Simons 130,800 sh (-69.95%)
Steven Cohen 95,000 sh (-91.64%)
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Q3 2016

CLR Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Ken Heebner 240,000 sh (New)
Eric Mindich 677,000 sh (+200.89%)
Michael Price 260,000 sh (unchged)
Howard Marks 400,000 sh (unchged)
T Boone Pickens Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Ray Dalio 102,260 sh (-3.03%)
Murray Stahl 522,071 sh (-6.33%)
Pioneer Investments 106,639 sh (-8.42%)
Steven Cohen 60,000 sh (-36.84%)
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Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P    NAICS: 211111    SIC: 1311
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Continental Resources Inc is an independent crude oil and natural gas exploration and production company with properties in the North, South and East regions of the United States.

Continental Resources Inc was formed in 1967 in the state of Oklahoma. It is an independent crude oil and natural gas exploration and production company with properties in the North, South and East regions of the United States. The North region consists of properties north of Kansas and west of the Mississippi River and includes North Dakota Bakken, Montana Bakken, and the Red River units. The South region includes Kansas and all properties south of Kansas and west of the Mississippi River including various plays in the South Central Oklahoma Oil Province ("SCOOP"), Northwest Cana and Arkoma areas of Oklahoma. The East region is comprised of undeveloped leasehold acreage east of the Mississippi River. Its exploration drilling in North Dakota focused on evaluating the productivity of the Lower Three Forks "benches" which include the Three Forks 2 ("TF2"), Three Forks 3 ("TF3"), and the Three Forks 4 ("TF4") reservoirs. The Company sells its products to midstream marketing companies or crude oil refining companies at the lease. The crude oil and natural gas industry in the United States is subject to various types of regulation at the federal, state and local levels. Laws, rules, regulations, policies, and interpretations affecting its industry have been pervasive and are continuously reviewed by legislators and regulators, including the imposition of new or increased requirements on them and other industry participants.

Ratios

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Forward P/E 185.19
CLR's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
92% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 33.11 vs. CLR: 185.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 4.77
CLR's P/B is ranked lower than
89% of the 438 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.16 vs. CLR: 4.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CLR' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.39  Med: 5.11 Max: 16.06
Current: 4.77
1.39
16.06
P/S 10.04
CLR's P/S is ranked lower than
80% of the 419 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.27 vs. CLR: 10.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CLR' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.79  Med: 6.45 Max: 22.02
Current: 10.04
0.79
22.02
POCF 15.41
CLR's POCF is ranked lower than
77% of the 275 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 8.21 vs. CLR: 15.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CLR' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.19  Med: 9.88 Max: 25.75
Current: 15.41
3.19
25.75
EV-to-EBITDA 22.65
CLR's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
78% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 11.98 vs. CLR: 22.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
CLR' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.9  Med: 11.3 Max: 50.6
Current: 22.65
3.9
50.6
Shiller P/E 49.92
CLR's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
76% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 17.44 vs. CLR: 49.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
CLR' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 16.89 Max: 53.72
Current: 49.92
1.2
53.72
Current Ratio 0.94
CLR's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
60% of the 509 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. CLR: 0.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CLR' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 0.89 Max: 1.72
Current: 0.94
0.56
1.72
Quick Ratio 0.82
CLR's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 508 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. CLR: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CLR' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 0.81 Max: 1.49
Current: 0.82
0.52
1.49
Days Inventory 72.64
CLR's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
79% of the 208 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 27.77 vs. CLR: 72.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CLR' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.41  Med: 37.25 Max: 72.64
Current: 72.64
20.41
72.64
Days Sales Outstanding 61.06
CLR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
65% of the 396 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 47.98 vs. CLR: 61.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CLR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 24.19  Med: 67.96 Max: 102.24
Current: 61.06
24.19
102.24
Days Payable 315.50
CLR's Days Payable is ranked higher than
89% of the 237 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 69.33 vs. CLR: 315.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
CLR' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 205.28  Med: 488.97 Max: 710.93
Current: 315.5
205.28
710.93

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.20
CLR's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 373 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -8.90 vs. CLR: -0.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
CLR' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -565.2  Med: -2.9 Max: 60.4
Current: -0.2
-565.2
60.4

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 4.77
CLR's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
87% of the 409 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. CLR: 4.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CLR' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.84  Med: 5.22 Max: 13.91
Current: 4.77
1.84
13.91
Price/Median PS Value 1.55
CLR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
76% of the 346 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. CLR: 1.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CLR' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 1.02 Max: 3.4
Current: 1.55
0.14
3.4
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -2.19
CLR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
72% of the 518 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -12.00 vs. CLR: -2.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CLR' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.2  Med: 5.7 Max: 19.9
Current: -2.19
-2.2
19.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) -4.24
CLR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -14.69 vs. CLR: -4.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
CLR' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.5  Med: 12 Max: 53.8
Current: -4.24
-42.5
53.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $2,006
EPS (TTM) $ -1.54
Beta1.43
Short Percentage of Float26.52%
52-Week Range $13.94 - 60.30
Shares Outstanding (Mil)374.56

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 2,061 2,912 3,749
EPS ($) -0.80 0.26 1.27
EPS w/o NRI ($) -0.80 0.26 1.27
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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