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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 : 4/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 0.40
HES's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
54% of the 458 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. HES: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
HES' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.1 Max: N/A
Current: 0.4
Equity-to-Asset 0.50
HES's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
54% of the 413 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. HES: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
HES' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.4 Max: 0.6
Current: 0.5
0.29
0.6
Piotroski F-Score: 2
Altman Z-Score: 1.00
Beneish M-Score: -3.64
WACC vs ROIC
9.48%
-22.33%
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 : 3/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % -54.17
HES's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
64% of the 424 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -21.78 vs. HES: -54.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
HES' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -68.15  Med: 11.98 Max: 26.65
Current: -54.17
-68.15
26.65
Net Margin % -116.02
HES's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
73% of the 422 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -26.96 vs. HES: -116.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
HES' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -126.59  Med: 6.04 Max: 42.44
Current: -116.02
-126.59
42.44
ROE % -33.58
HES's ROE % is ranked lower than
75% of the 413 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -8.01 vs. HES: -33.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
HES' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.4  Med: 10.06 Max: 22.06
Current: -33.58
-36.4
22.06
ROA % -18.56
HES's ROA % is ranked lower than
70% of the 498 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -6.75 vs. HES: -18.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
HES' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -19.54  Med: 5.31 Max: 11.72
Current: -18.56
-19.54
11.72
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -12.03
HES's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
58% of the 470 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -7.27 vs. HES: -12.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
HES' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -14.54  Med: 12.72 Max: 32.12
Current: -12.03
-14.54
32.12
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -23.50
HES's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
54% of the 364 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -21.40 vs. HES: -23.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
HES' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -30.3  Med: 3.6 Max: 25.9
Current: -23.5
-30.3
25.9
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Guru Trades

Q3 2016

HES Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2,659,430 sh (New)
Leon Cooperman 986,900 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 40,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 790,156 sh (+2711.94%)
NWQ Managers 1,543,275 sh (+46.51%)
Jim Chanos 54,255 sh (+21.99%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 3,850,000 sh (+21.42%)
Murray Stahl 8,724 sh (+18.61%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 11,852,183 sh (+4.93%)
Mario Gabelli 100,557 sh (+0.11%)
Dodge & Cox 4,106 sh (unchged)
Michael Price 530,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Singer 18,800,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Chanos 255 sh (unchged)
Charles Brandes Sold Out
John Burbank Sold Out
Ray Dalio 86,100 sh (-5.18%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 16,411 sh (-18.41%)
Paul Tudor Jones 4,472 sh (-55.79%)
Jim Simons 218,463 sh (-85.44%)
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Q4 2016

HES Guru Trades in Q4 2016

NWQ Managers 1,823,259 sh (+18.14%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 4,375,000 sh (+13.64%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 2,924,354 sh (+9.96%)
Dodge & Cox 4,106 sh (unchged)
Paul Singer 100,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Singer 18,800,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Chanos 141,700 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Mario Gabelli 99,557 sh (-0.99%)
Michael Price 505,000 sh (-4.72%)
Leon Cooperman 936,900 sh (-5.07%)
Jim Simons 202,463 sh (-7.32%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 15,041 sh (-8.35%)
Ray Dalio 76,501 sh (-11.15%)
Caxton Associates 33,815 sh (-15.46%)
Murray Stahl 6,604 sh (-24.30%)
Jim Chanos 39,730 sh (-26.77%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 7,636,469 sh (-35.57%)
Steven Cohen 230,339 sh (-70.85%)
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Q1 2017

HES Guru Trades in Q1 2017

Paul Tudor Jones 11,429 sh (New)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 29,946 sh (+99.10%)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 3,832,180 sh (+31.04%)
Murray Stahl 8,522 sh (+29.04%)
Leon Cooperman 1,164,400 sh (+24.28%)
NWQ Managers 2,021,883 sh (+10.89%)
Ray Dalio 83,280 sh (+8.86%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 7,692,202 sh (+0.73%)
Mario Gabelli 99,557 sh (unchged)
Michael Price 505,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 70,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Singer 18,800,000 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 4,175,000 sh (-4.57%)
Jim Chanos 30,817 sh (-22.43%)
Jim Simons 95,463 sh (-52.85%)
Steven Cohen 25,000 sh (-89.15%)
» More
Q2 2017

HES Guru Trades in Q2 2017

Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 66,686 sh (+122.69%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 4,234,600 sh (+1.43%)
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Preferred stocks of Hess Corp

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
HESPRA55.747.18Deposit Shs Repr 1/20th 8 % Conv Pfd Shs Series -A-

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P    NAICS: 213111    SIC: 1311
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Traded in other countries:AHC.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Hess Corp is an oil and gas company involved in the exploration, development, production, transportation, purchase and sale of crude oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas with production operations.

Hess is an independent oil and gas producer with key assets in the Bakken Shale, Guyana, the Gulf of Mexico, Equatorial Guinea, the North Sea, and Southeast Asia. At the end of 2016, the company reported net proved reserves of 1.1 billion barrels of oil equivalent. Net production averaged 322 thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day in 2016, at a ratio of 73% oil and natural gas liquids and 27% natural gas.

Top Ranked Articles about Hess Corp

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Paul Singer Invests in Technology, Oil in 3rd Quarter The guru’s largest new holding is in revitalized technology company
Elliott Management’s Paul Singer (Trades, Portfolio) acquired 12 new holdings in the third quarter. Of these, his top three new holdings are Dell Technologies (NYSE:DVMT), Encana Corp. (NYSE:ECA) and Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:MPC). Read more...

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
PB Ratio 0.98
HES's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
59% of the 417 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. HES: 0.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
HES' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.56  Med: 1.18 Max: 3.84
Current: 0.98
0.56
3.84
PS Ratio 2.66
HES's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
53% of the 389 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. HES: 2.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
HES' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 1.07 Max: 9.49
Current: 2.66
0.3
9.49
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 11.31
HES's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
70% of the 266 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. HES: 11.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
HES' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.68  Med: 5.49 Max: 25.22
Current: 11.31
2.68
25.22
EV-to-EBIT -6.35
HES's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 169 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 14.43 vs. HES: -6.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
HES' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -72  Med: 6.6 Max: 20.3
Current: -6.35
-72
20.3
EV-to-EBITDA 157.03
HES's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
97% of the 263 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. HES: 157.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
HES' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -147  Med: 4.5 Max: 537.6
Current: 157.03
-147
537.6
Shiller PE Ratio 16.65
HES's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 81 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 16.32 vs. HES: 16.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
HES' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.04  Med: 13.54 Max: 38.8
Current: 16.65
7.04
38.8
Current Ratio 1.96
HES's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
63% of the 484 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. HES: 1.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
HES' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.73  Med: 1.18 Max: 2.25
Current: 1.96
0.73
2.25
Quick Ratio 1.78
HES's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 483 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. HES: 1.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
HES' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 0.81 Max: 2.07
Current: 1.78
0.5
2.07
Days Inventory 46.00
HES's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
67% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 27.14 vs. HES: 46.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
HES' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.85  Med: 42.02 Max: 119.82
Current: 46
14.85
119.82
Days Sales Outstanding 55.18
HES's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
55% of the 376 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 51.71 vs. HES: 55.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
HES' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 36.02  Med: 60.23 Max: 120.93
Current: 55.18
36.02
120.93
Days Payable 68.54
HES's Days Payable is ranked lower than
59% of the 249 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 89.31 vs. HES: 68.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
HES' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 48.08  Med: 65.94 Max: 250.99
Current: 68.54
48.08
250.99

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 2.30
HES's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
64% of the 304 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.32 vs. HES: 2.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
HES' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.31  Med: 0.75 Max: 2.63
Current: 2.3
0.31
2.63
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 12.60
HES's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
86% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -38.90 vs. HES: 12.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
HES' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.7  Med: 0 Max: 35.7
Current: 12.6
-16.7
35.7
Forward Dividend Yield % 2.27
HES's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
70% of the 270 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 3.46 vs. HES: 2.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 6.91
HES's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
80% of the 408 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.74 vs. HES: 6.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
HES' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.93  Med: 2.25 Max: 7.9
Current: 6.91
0.93
7.9
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.90
HES's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
93% of the 364 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -10.80 vs. HES: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
HES' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.3  Med: -0.2 Max: 5.7
Current: 0.9
-5.3
5.7

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 1.00
HES's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
59% of the 390 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. HES: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
HES' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 1.49 Max: 4.16
Current: 1
0.72
4.16
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 2.48
HES's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
88% of the 360 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.88 vs. HES: 2.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
HES' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.61 Max: 8.5
Current: 2.48
0.29
8.5
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -15.75
HES's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
74% of the 501 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -3.80 vs. HES: -15.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
HES' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -25  Med: 12.1 Max: 35.1
Current: -15.75
-25
35.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -37.93
HES's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
74% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -16.04 vs. HES: -37.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
HES' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -39.7  Med: 3.8 Max: 29.5
Current: -37.93
-39.7
29.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $5,126.00
EPS (TTM) $ -19.29
Beta1.50
Short Percentage of Float9.85%
52-Week Range $39.89 - 65.56
Shares Outstanding (Mil)317.91

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 4,941 6,197
EPS ($) -3.61 -2.50 -2.59
EPS without NRI ($) -3.61 -2.50 -2.59
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($) 1.06 1.06 1.00
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Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
NWQ Investment Management's Large Cap Value Commentary Jul 11 2017 
Hess Is in Accumulation Zone Jun 01 2017 
Leon Cooperman Recommends 4 Stocks Apr 05 2017 
T Rowe Price Keeps Buying Exelon, Pepsi, Others Feb 28 2017 
Upside for Hess Corp. Will Sustain Dec 20 2016 
5 Companies Hit 52-Week Highs Dec 14 2016 
Hess Corp. Has Upside Potential Dec 07 2016 
Leon Cooperman’s Top 3 New Holdings Nov 29 2016 
Paul Singer Invests in Technology, Oil in 3rd Quarter Nov 17 2016 
Hess Corporation Is a Long-Term Value Creator Aug 16 2016 

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