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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 : 6/10

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industry
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history
Equity to Asset 0.39
COG's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
66% of the 438 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.51 vs. COG: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
COG' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.39 Max: 0.52
Current: 0.39
0.26
0.52
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 2.00
M-Score: -3.61
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
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history
Operating margin (%) -24.91
COG's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 439 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -28.24 vs. COG: -24.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
COG' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.89  Med: 32.00 Max: 69.42
Current: -24.91
4.89
69.42
Net-margin (%) -13.25
COG's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
60% of the 439 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -37.83 vs. COG: -13.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
COG' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.81  Med: 16.45 Max: 42.15
Current: -13.25
4.81
42.15
ROE (%) -10.25
COG's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 470 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -15.65 vs. COG: -10.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
COG' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.81  Med: 10.57 Max: 41.57
Current: -10.25
4.81
41.57
ROA (%) -4.05
COG's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 498 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -9.18 vs. COG: -4.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
COG' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.01  Med: 4.93 Max: 19.29
Current: -4.05
2.01
19.29
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -8.31
COG's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 485 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -14.14 vs. COG: -8.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
COG' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.24  Med: 10.51 Max: 38.02
Current: -8.31
2.24
38.02
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 30.90
COG's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 329 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. COG: 30.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
COG' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -18.8  Med: 11.20 Max: 60.4
Current: 30.9
-18.8
60.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 4.70
COG's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 272 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. COG: 4.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
COG' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.8  Med: 11.30 Max: 58.7
Current: 4.7
-12.8
58.7
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -4.80
COG's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 262 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -0.40 vs. COG: -4.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
COG' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -34  Med: 7.40 Max: 164.8
Current: -4.8
-34
164.8
» COG's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2016-02-19)


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

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Guru Trades

Q1 2015

COG Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Louis Moore Bacon 47,123 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 241,200 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 452,100 sh (+58.63%)
Ron Baron 66,200 sh (+10.70%)
Ray Dalio 110,500 sh (+9.95%)
John Keeley 14,590 sh (+5.04%)
Pioneer Investments 6,117,748 sh (+0.88%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,615,200 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 7,360 sh (unchged)
Leon Cooperman Sold Out
RS Investment Management Sold Out
T Boone Pickens Sold Out
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Q2 2015

COG Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Chris Davis 23,925,872 sh (New)
Jim Simons 298,400 sh (New)
Ron Baron 78,200 sh (+18.13%)
John Keeley 15,540 sh (+6.51%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,688,200 sh (+2.79%)
Pioneer Investments 6,266,293 sh (+2.43%)
Dodge & Cox 7,360 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Ray Dalio 107,000 sh (-3.17%)
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Q3 2015

COG Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Louis Moore Bacon 21,710 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 978,000 sh (New)
John Keeley 18,565 sh (+19.47%)
Chris Davis 28,315,463 sh (+18.35%)
Ray Dalio 117,500 sh (+9.81%)
PRIMECAP Management 2,728,400 sh (+1.50%)
Ron Baron 78,200 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Pioneer Investments 3,871,137 sh (-38.22%)
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Q4 2015

COG Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 308,200 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 125,400 sh (+6.72%)
Pioneer Investments 3,649,926 sh (-5.71%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward P/E 11.51
COG's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
67% of the 364 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 20.53 vs. COG: 11.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 3.89
COG's P/B is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.42 vs. COG: 3.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
COG' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.14  Med: 3.59 Max: 7.56
Current: 3.89
1.14
7.56
P/S 4.85
COG's P/S is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 551 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.78 vs. COG: 4.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
COG' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.18  Med: 5.34 Max: 12.3
Current: 4.85
2.18
12.3
POCF 9.47
COG's POCF is ranked lower than
99% of the 550 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.52 vs. COG: 9.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
COG' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.27  Med: 10.10 Max: 22.94
Current: 9.47
3.27
22.94
EV-to-EBITDA 45.70
COG's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
95% of the 448 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.81 vs. COG: 45.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
COG' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.3  Med: 10.70 Max: 53
Current: 45.7
3.3
53
Shiller P/E 46.12
COG's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
91% of the 171 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 8.75 vs. COG: 46.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
COG' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.56  Med: 33.35 Max: 91
Current: 46.12
9.56
91
Current Ratio 0.81
COG's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
70% of the 484 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. COG: 0.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
COG' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.53  Med: 0.88 Max: 1.79
Current: 0.81
0.53
1.79
Quick Ratio 0.74
COG's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
69% of the 484 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. COG: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
COG' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 0.80 Max: 1.66
Current: 0.74
0.5
1.66
Days Inventory 10.11
COG's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
75% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 25.18 vs. COG: 10.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
COG' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.95  Med: 46.40 Max: 83.5
Current: 10.11
10.95
83.5
Days Sales Outstanding 24.38
COG's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
78% of the 385 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 41.37 vs. COG: 24.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
COG' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.36  Med: 43.62 Max: 83.4
Current: 24.38
33.36
83.4
Days Payable 20.91
COG's Days Payable is ranked lower than
82% of the 243 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 97.04 vs. COG: 20.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
COG' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 30.45  Med: 271.84 Max: 537.72
Current: 20.91
30.45
537.72

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 0.40
COG's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
97% of the 385 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.84 vs. COG: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
COG' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 0.27 Max: 0.63
Current: 0.4
0.1
0.63
Dividend Payout 0.88
COG's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
52% of the 164 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. COG: 0.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
COG' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.09 Max: 1
Current: 0.88
0
1
Dividend Growth (3y) 38.70
COG's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
94% of the 82 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. COG: 38.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
COG' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 3.80 Max: 38.7
Current: 38.7
0
38.7
Forward Dividend Yield 0.41
COG's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
97% of the 302 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 6.26 vs. COG: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.02
COG's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
91% of the 391 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 6.83 vs. COG: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
COG' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.26  Med: 0.69 Max: 1.61
Current: 1.02
0.26
1.61
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.30
COG's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 368 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -7.80 vs. COG: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
COG' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.9  Med: -1.40 Max: 20.5
Current: 0.3
-28.9
20.5

Valuation & Return

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history
Price/Tangible Book 3.87
COG's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. COG: 3.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
COG' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.3  Med: 2.85 Max: 7.33
Current: 3.87
1.3
7.33
Price/Median PS Value 0.91
COG's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
97% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.30 vs. COG: 0.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
COG' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.58 Max: 2.05
Current: 0.91
0.02
2.05
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -4.10
COG's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 499 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -9.80 vs. COG: -4.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
COG' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.17  Med: 5.30 Max: 25.1
Current: -4.1
-4.17
25.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 4.18
COG's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -12.58 vs. COG: 4.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
COG' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.7  Med: 9.20 Max: 48
Current: 4.18
-17.7
48

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $1694
EPS $ -0.55
Beta0.25
Short Percentage of Float5.45%
52-Week Range $14.88 - 35.64
Shares Outstanding(Mil)413.87

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 1,473 1,142 1,694
EPS($) 0.10 -0.17 -0.02
EPS without NRI($) 0.10 -0.17 -0.02

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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