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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 : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.01
COG's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
55% of the 1015 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.43 vs. COG: 0.01 )
COG' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0   Max: 0.17
Current: 0.01

0
0.17
Equity to Asset 0.39
COG's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
68% of the 1002 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. COG: 0.39 )
COG' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.26   Max: 0.52
Current: 0.39

0.26
0.52
Interest Coverage 1.44
COG's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
59% of the 669 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 15.89 vs. COG: 1.44 )
COG' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.38   Max: 28.68
Current: 1.44

0.38
28.68
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 3.04
M-Score: -3.14
WACC vs ROIC
6.63%
4.04%
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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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 4.89
COG's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 9.59 vs. COG: 4.89 )
COG' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 4.44   Max: 69.42
Current: 4.89

4.44
69.42
Net-margin (%) 4.81
COG's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1019 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. COG: 4.81 )
COG' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -40.49   Max: 42.15
Current: 4.81

-40.49
42.15
ROE (%) 4.59
COG's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 1086 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.85 vs. COG: 4.59 )
COG' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 2.89   Max: 41.57
Current: 4.59

2.89
41.57
ROA (%) 1.97
COG's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1130 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.94 vs. COG: 1.97 )
COG' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 0.85   Max: 19.29
Current: 1.97

0.85
19.29
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 2.20
COG's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 1115 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.85 vs. COG: 2.20 )
COG' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 2.24   Max: 38.02
Current: 2.2

2.24
38.02
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 30.90
COG's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 754 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 9.20 vs. COG: 30.90 )
COG' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -18   Max: 58.9
Current: 30.9

-18
58.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 4.70
COG's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 685 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. COG: 4.70 )
COG' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -12.8   Max: 58.9
Current: 4.7

-12.8
58.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -4.80
COG's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 592 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. COG: -4.80 )
COG' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -34.7   Max: 135.1
Current: -4.8

-34.7
135.1
» COG's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

COG Guru Trades in Q1 2014

John Burbank 52,000 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 11,728,651 sh (+79.54%)
Daniel Loeb 4,500,000 sh (+50.00%)
John Keeley 13,890 sh (+45.29%)
Steven Cohen 4,075,343 sh (+41.51%)
Pioneer Investments 4,900,991 sh (+22.53%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,420,200 sh (+9.85%)
Ray Dalio 78,500 sh (+3.02%)
First Pacific Advisors 151,800 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 399,000 sh (unchged)
Columbia Wanger 984,000 sh (unchged)
FPA Capital Fund 80,800 sh (unchged)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 10,228 sh (unchged)
T Boone Pickens Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon 344,172 sh (-0.53%)
Ron Baron 10,200 sh (-24.44%)
Jim Simons 186,900 sh (-56.42%)
Jeremy Grantham 20,900 sh (-87.57%)
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Q2 2014

COG Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Leon Cooperman 527,866 sh (New)
T Boone Pickens 25,724 sh (New)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2,214,427 sh (+21550.60%)
John Burbank 1,254,128 sh (+2311.78%)
Jim Simons 1,984,100 sh (+961.58%)
Ray Dalio 208,330 sh (+165.39%)
Ron Baron 18,000 sh (+76.47%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,615,200 sh (+8.06%)
Pioneer Investments 5,279,640 sh (+7.73%)
John Keeley 14,290 sh (+2.88%)
Steven Cohen 800,100 sh (unchged)
FPA Capital Fund 80,800 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 359,000 sh (unchged)
First Pacific Advisors 151,800 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Daniel Loeb Sold Out
Columbia Wanger 649,000 sh (-34.04%)
RS Investment Management 749,500 sh (-93.61%)
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Q3 2014

COG Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Dodge & Cox 7,360 sh (New)
George Soros 80,000 sh (New)
Leon Cooperman 1,732,728 sh (+228.25%)
Ron Baron 23,600 sh (+31.11%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2,537,673 sh (+14.60%)
FPA Capital Fund 80,800 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 5,240,238 sh (unchged)
John Keeley 14,290 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management 2,615,200 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management 749,500 sh (unchged)
John Burbank Sold Out
T Boone Pickens Sold Out
Columbia Wanger Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
First Pacific Advisors 148,800 sh (-1.98%)
Ray Dalio 78,300 sh (-62.42%)
Steven Cohen 29,100 sh (-96.36%)
» More
Q4 2014

COG Guru Trades in Q4 2014

T Boone Pickens 7,158 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 285,000 sh (+879.38%)
Ron Baron 59,800 sh (+153.39%)
Ray Dalio 100,500 sh (+28.35%)
Pioneer Investments 6,064,179 sh (+15.72%)
RS Investment Management 767,500 sh (+2.40%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,615,200 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 7,360 sh (unchged)
George Soros Sold Out
FPA Capital Fund Sold Out
Jean-Marie Eveillard Sold Out
First Pacific Advisors Sold Out
John Keeley 13,890 sh (-2.80%)
Leon Cooperman 1,494,462 sh (-13.75%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 119.60
COG's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. COG: 119.60 )
COG' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 6.4   Max: 130.78
Current: 119.6

6.4
130.78
Forward P/E 34.72
COG's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
83% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. COG: 34.72 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 119.50
COG's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. COG: 119.50 )
COG' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 6.32   Max: 132.42
Current: 119.5

6.32
132.42
P/B 5.40
COG's P/B is ranked higher than
54% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. COG: 5.40 )
COG' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.14   Max: 7.56
Current: 5.4

1.14
7.56
P/S 5.57
COG's P/S is ranked higher than
58% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.57 vs. COG: 5.57 )
COG' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.85   Max: 12.23
Current: 5.57

1.85
12.23
POCF 9.66
COG's POCF is ranked higher than
79% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 7.51 vs. COG: 9.66 )
COG' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 3.27   Max: 22.93
Current: 9.66

3.27
22.93
EV-to-EBIT 127.93
COG's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
78% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 127.93 vs. COG: 127.93 )
COG' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 4   Max: 140.5
Current: 127.93

4
140.5
PEG 6.39
COG's PEG is ranked higher than
94% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. COG: 6.39 )
COG' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 76.86
Current: 6.39

0.17
76.86
Shiller P/E 83.70
COG's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
86% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. COG: 83.70 )
COG' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 5.92   Max: 102.97
Current: 83.7

5.92
102.97
Current Ratio 0.83
COG's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 1116 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. COG: 0.83 )
COG' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 1.26
Current: 0.83

0.61
1.26
Quick Ratio 0.80
COG's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 1116 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. COG: 0.80 )
COG' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 1.13
Current: 0.8

0.57
1.13
Days Inventory 9.39
COG's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
96% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. COG: 9.39 )
COG' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 10.95   Max: 83.5
Current: 9.39

10.95
83.5
Days Sales Outstanding 38.07
COG's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
87% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 59.52 vs. COG: 38.07 )
COG' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 33.36   Max: 151.73
Current: 38.07

33.36
151.73

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 0.28
COG's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
96% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.74 vs. COG: 0.28 )
COG' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 0.63
Current: 0.28

0.1
0.63
Dividend Payout 0.32
COG's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
96% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. COG: 0.32 )
COG' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 1.86
Current: 0.32

0.03
1.86
Dividend growth (3y) 38.70
COG's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
97% of the 196 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. COG: 38.70 )
COG' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 38.7
Current: 38.7

0
38.7
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.77
COG's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
88% of the 375 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. COG: 0.77 )
COG' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.26   Max: 1.61
Current: 0.77

0.26
1.61
Share Buyback Rate 0.30
COG's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
95% of the 861 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -6.70 vs. COG: 0.30 )
COG' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 20.5   Max: -28.9
Current: 0.3

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 5.60
COG's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
60% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. COG: 5.60 )
COG' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.3   Max: 7.33
Current: 5.6

1.3
7.33
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
COG's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
70% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. COG: 1.10 )
COG' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 1.88
Current: 1.1

0.04
1.88
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 4.80
COG's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
94% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. COG: 4.80 )
COG' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 13.37
Current: 4.8

0.37
13.37
Price/Graham Number 5.30
COG's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
80% of the 1259 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. COG: 5.30 )
COG' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.92   Max: 5.45
Current: 5.3

0.92
5.45
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.80
COG's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
72% of the 1115 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. COG: 0.80 )
COG' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 25.1
Current: 0.8

0.7
25.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 23.73
COG's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
93% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.69 vs. COG: 23.73 )
COG' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -20.8   Max: 49.2
Current: 23.73

-20.8
49.2

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
Compare:OJSCY, APC, APA, HRTPY, SGTZY » details
Traded in other countries:XCQ.Germany, COG.Mexico,
Cabot Oil & Gas Corp is an independent oil and gas company incorporated in Delaware, United States on December 14, 1989. The Company along with its subsidiaries is engaged in the development, exploitation, exploration, production and marketing of natural gas, crude oil and, to a lesser extent, NGLs within the continental United States. The Company also transports, stores, gathers and purchases natural gas for resale. The Company's exploration and development activities are concentrated in areas with known hydrocarbon resources, which are conducive to multi-well, repeatable drilling programs. The Company's exploration, development and production operations are concentrated in two unconventional plays; the Marcellus Shale in northeast Pennsylvania and the Eagle Ford Shale in south Texas. The Company also has operations in various other unconventional and conventional plays throughout the continental United States. The Company's operations are subject to extensive federal, state and local laws and regulations relating to the generation, storage, handling, emission, transportation and discharge of materials into the environment.
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