Bill Barrett Corp.

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BBG : NYSE : Energy Minerals
$4.84 up 0.02 | 0.41%
Today's Range: 4.76 - 4.915
Avg. Daily Volume: 2607700.0
03/19/18 - 4:00 PM ET

Financial Analysis

BILL BARRETT CORP's gross profit margin for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year 2017 is essentially unchanged when compared to the same period a year ago. Even though sales increased, the net income has decreased, representing a decrease to the bottom line.

At the same time, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has remained virtually unchanged only increasing by 4.72% from the same quarter last year.

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Income Statement Q4 FY17 Q4 FY16
Net Sales ($mil)83.3751.62
EBITDA ($mil)0.031.06
EBIT ($mil)70.13-17.55
Net Income ($mil)-77.82-49.28

Balance Sheet Q4 FY17 Q4 FY16
Cash & Equiv. ($mil)0.0275.84
Total Assets ($mil)1390.711385.34
Total Debt ($mil)617.74712.26
Equity ($mil)598.55571.54

Profitability Q4 FY17 Q4 FY16
Gross Profit Margin84.1280.86
EBITDA Margin0.060.17
Operating Margin0.0-33.99
Sales Turnover0.180.13
Return on Assets-9.93-12.29
Return on Equity-23.09-29.81
Debt Q4 FY17 Q4 FY16
Current Ratio2.473.75
Interest Expense13.714.21
Interest Coverage5.12-1.23

Share Data Q4 FY17 Q4 FY16
Shares outstanding (mil)0.074.4
Div / share0.00.0
Book value / share0.07.68
Institutional Own % n/a n/a
Avg Daily Volume2681718.02179112.0


SELL. The current P/E ratio is negative, which has no meaningful value in the assessment of premium or discount valuation, it simply displays that the company has negative earnings. Due to the lack of price valuation ratios for BILL BARRETT CORP, we cannot determine the premium or discount status of the shares at this time.

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  Price/Cash Flow
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BBG NM Peers 44.17   BBG NA Peers 8.37

Neutral. The absence of a valid P/E ratio happens when a stock can not be valued on the basis of a negative stream of earnings.

BBG's P/E is negative making this valuation measure meaningless.


Neutral. The P/CF ratio is the stock’s price divided by the sum of the company's cash flow from operations. It is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.

Ratio not available.

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  Price to
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premium   discount
BBG 8.85 Peers 20.30   BBG NA Peers 0.58

Premium. A higher price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher future growth expectations.

BBG is trading at a significant premium to its peers.


Neutral. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.

Ratio not available.

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  Earnings Growth
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BBG NA Peers 24.41   BBG 43.59 Peers 514.44

Neutral. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.

Ratio not available.


Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.

However, BBG is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.

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  Sales Growth
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premium   discount
BBG NA Peers 1.94   BBG 41.39 Peers 30.87

Neutral. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.

Ratio not available.


Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.

BBG has a sales growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.



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