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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.

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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.

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Business Description

Industry: Utilities - Independent Power Producers » Utilities - Independent Power Producers    NAICS: 221116    SIC: 4911
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Traded in other countries:CJ3A.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Calpine Corp is a natural-gas power producer in the United States. Its power producing assets are in East and West of United States as well as Texas. The company also owns geothermal generation of solar generation in California.

Calpine is the largest natural gas power producer in the United States, with 3.0 GW of simple-cycle combustion turbines, 6.3 GW of combined-cycle cogeneration, and 15.8 GW of combined-cycle combustion turbines. It also owns 725 MW of geothermal generation in California geothermal generation and 4 MW of solar generation.

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Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $8,752.00
EPS (TTM) $ -954.28
52-Week Range $9.30 - 15.25
Shares Outstanding (Mil)360.54

Analyst Estimate

Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 5,147 4,951
EBIT (Mil $) 1,072 877
EBITDA (Mil $) 1,835 1,793
EPS ($) 1.20 0.79
EPS without NRI ($) 1.20 0.79
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