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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
Cash to Debt 0.03
EEP's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
73% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 0.03 vs. EEP: 0.03 )
EEP' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 0.24
Current: 0.03

0.02
0.24
Equity to Asset 0.38
EEP's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
73% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 0.38 vs. EEP: 0.38 )
EEP' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 0.5
Current: 0.38

0.31
0.5
Interest Coverage 1.37
EEP's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
56% of the 106 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 3.67 vs. EEP: 1.37 )
EEP' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.46   Max: 4.81
Current: 1.37

0.46
4.81
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 0.96
M-Score: -3.09
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 : 5/10

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Operating margin (%) 6.19
EEP's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 12.56 vs. EEP: 6.19 )
EEP' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 1.65   Max: 41.68
Current: 6.19

1.65
41.68
Net-margin (%) 0.07
EEP's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 123 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 6.99 vs. EEP: 0.07 )
EEP' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -2.57   Max: 30.76
Current: 0.07

-2.57
30.76
ROE (%) 0.08
EEP's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 133 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 7.20 vs. EEP: 0.08 )
EEP' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -5.8   Max: 17.88
Current: 0.08

-5.8
17.88
ROA (%) 0.03
EEP's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
59% of the 133 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 3.21 vs. EEP: 0.03 )
EEP' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -1.9   Max: 7.36
Current: 0.03

-1.9
7.36
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 3.34
EEP's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
61% of the 125 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 8.14 vs. EEP: 3.34 )
EEP' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 1.47   Max: 13.25
Current: 3.34

1.47
13.25
Revenue Growth (%) -11.40
EEP's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 105 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. EEP: -11.40 )
EEP' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -19   Max: 89.3
Current: -11.4

-19
89.3
EBITDA Growth (%) 13.70
EEP's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 104 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. EEP: 13.70 )
EEP' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -12.2   Max: 16
Current: 13.7

-12.2
16
EPS Growth (%) -29.00
EEP's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
57% of the 90 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. EEP: -29.00 )
EEP' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -29   Max: 35.2
Current: -29

-29
35.2
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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

EEP Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Jim Simons 525,551 sh (New)
John Keeley 21,300 sh (+2.4%)
Meridian Funds 14,000 sh (unchged)
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Q2 2013

EEP Guru Trades in Q2 2013

John Keeley 22,300 sh (+4.69%)
Meridian Funds 14,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 264,900 sh (-49.6%)
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Q3 2013

EEP Guru Trades in Q3 2013

John Keeley 23,950 sh (+7.4%)
Jim Simons 106,235 sh (-59.9%)
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Q4 2013

EEP Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 294,900 sh (+177.59%)
John Keeley 23,950 sh (unchged)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with EEP

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Meridian Funds 2012-09-30 New Buy0.02%$28.42 - $31 $ 28.94-2%14000
John Keeley 2011-09-30 Add 68.75%$25.28 - $30.11 $ 28.941%16200
John Keeley 2011-06-30 New Buy$28.71 - $34.3 $ 28.94-8%9600
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Ratios

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P/B 1.29
EEP's P/B is ranked higher than
89% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.63 vs. EEP: 1.29 )
EEP' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 2.39
Current: 1.29

0.4
2.39
P/S 1.29
EEP's P/S is ranked higher than
78% of the 119 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.49 vs. EEP: 1.29 )
EEP' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.22   Max: 1.49
Current: 1.29

0.22
1.49
EV-to-EBIT 32.34
EEP's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
53% of the 117 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 26.34 vs. EEP: 32.34 )
EEP' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 9.7   Max: 103.5
Current: 32.34

9.7
103.5
Shiller P/E 35.58
EEP's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
64% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 34.03 vs. EEP: 35.58 )
EEP' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 8.55   Max: 37.36
Current: 35.58

8.55
37.36

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 7.50
EEP's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
92% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 4.22 vs. EEP: 7.50 )
EEP' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 6.03   Max: 16.15
Current: 7.5

6.03
16.15
Dividend growth (3y) 2.40
EEP's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
62% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. EEP: 2.40 )
EEP' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 10.3
Current: 2.4

0
10.3
Yield on cost (5-Year) 8.49
EEP's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
81% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 6.04 vs. EEP: 8.49 )
EEP' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 6.82   Max: 18.27
Current: 8.49

6.82
18.27
Share Buyback Rate -9.80
EEP's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
79% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: -11.80 vs. EEP: -9.80 )
EEP' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: -1.6   Max: -22.9
Current: -9.8

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.41
EEP's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
90% of the 117 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. EEP: 1.41 )
EEP' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 2.85
Current: 1.41

0.45
2.85
Price/Median PS Value 1.74
EEP's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
53% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. EEP: 1.74 )
EEP' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 6.43
Current: 1.74

0.34
6.43
Price/Graham Number 1.70
EEP's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
75% of the 92 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. EEP: 1.70 )
EEP' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.28   Max: 1.86
Current: 1.7

0.28
1.86
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 3.10
EEP's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
58% of the 120 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. EEP: 3.10 )
EEP' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1   Max: 10.3
Current: 3.1

1
10.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -6.88
EEP's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
66% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas Midstream industry.

( Industry Median: -0.95 vs. EEP: -6.88 )
EEP' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -24.1   Max: 23.3
Current: -6.88

-24.1
23.3

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - Midstream » Oil & Gas Midstream
Compare:WES, ENB, ETE, KMP, SE » details
Traded in other countries:49EA.Germany
Enbridge Energy Partners LP was formed in 1991. The Company owns and operates crude oil and liquid petroleum transportation and storage assets, and natural gas gathering, treating, processing, transportation and marketing assets in the United States of America. Its general partner is Enbridge Energy Company, Inc. The Company provides services to its customers and returns for its unitholders mainly through the following activities: Interstate pipeline transportation and storage of crude oil and liquid petroleum; Gathering, treating, processing and transportation of natural gas and natural gas liquids, or NGLs, through pipelines and related facilities; and Supply, transportation and sales services, including purchasing and selling natural gas and NGLs. It conducts its business through three business segments: Liquids, Natural Gas and Marketing. The Company's Liquids segment includes the operations of its Lakehead, North Dakota and Mid-Continent systems. These systems largely consist of FERC-regulated interstate crude oil and liquid petroleum pipelines. The Lakehead system, together with the Enbridge system in Canada, forms the longest liquid petroleum pipeline system in the world. The Company's Lakehead system, together with the Enbridge system in Canada, forms the longest liquid petroleum pipeline in the world. The Lakehead system spans a distance of approximately 1,900 miles, and consists of approximately 5,100 miles of pipe with diameters ranging from 12 inches to 48 inches, and is the main transporter of crude oil and liquid petroleum from Western Canada to the United States. The System serves all the major refining centers in the Great Lakes and Midwest regions of the United States and the Province of Ontario, Canada. The Company's Natural Gas segment consists of natural gas gathering and transmission pipelines, as well as treating and processing plants and related facilities. The Company's Marketing segment provides supply, transmission, storage and sales services to producers and wholesale customers on its gathering, transmission and customer pipelines, as well as other interconnected pipeline systems. The Company's Marketing activities are mainly undertaken to realize incremental revenue on gas purchased at the wellhead, increase pipeline utilization and provide other services that are valued by its customers. It also encounters competition in its natural gas gathering, treating, and processing and transmission businesses. The Company's transmission and gathering pipelines and storage and processing facilities are subject to extensive federal and state environmental, operational and safety regulation.

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