Halliburton CoFind Ratings Reports
HALLIBURTON CO's gross profit margin for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2016 has significantly decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. Sales and net income fell significantly; although net income growth outperformed the average competitor in its industry, revenue growth did not. HALLIBURTON CO has strong liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 1.76 which shows the ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has increased from the same period last year.
At the same time, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has significantly decreased by 37.94% from the same quarter last year. The key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is unlikely to face financial difficulties in the near future.
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|Income Statement||Q2 FY16||Q2 FY15|
|Net Sales ($mil)||3835.0||5919.0|
|Net Income ($mil)||-3208.0||54.0|
|Balance Sheet||Q2 FY16||Q2 FY15|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||3171.0||2818.0|
|Total Assets ($mil)||27737.0||30606.0|
|Total Debt ($mil)||12921.0||7838.0|
|Profitability||Q2 FY16||Q2 FY15|
|Gross Profit Margin||13.01||19.29|
|Return on Assets||-20.55||4.95|
|Return on Equity||-58.55||9.26|
|Debt||Q2 FY16||Q2 FY15|
|Share Data||Q2 FY16||Q2 FY15|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||860.0||854.0|
|Div / share||0.18||0.18|
|Book value / share||11.32||18.37|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||8021154.0||1.0489536E7|
HOLD. This stock’s P/E ratio is negative, making its value useless in the assessment of premium or discount valuation, only displaying that the company has negative earnings per share. For additional comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 3.69 indicates a premium versus the S&P 500 average of 2.78 and a premium versus the industry average of 2.64. The price-to-sales ratio is similar to the S&P 500 average, but it is significantly below the industry average, indicating a discount. After reviewing these and other key valuation criteria, HALLIBURTON CO proves to trade at a premium to investment alternatives within the industry.
|HAL NM||Peers 27.77||HAL NM||Peers 11.84|
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.
HAL's P/E is negative making this valuation measure meaningless.
Neutral. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
HAL's P/CF is negative making the measure meaningless.
|HAL 49.14||Peers 85.61||HAL NA||Peers 0.25|
Neutral. The absence of a valid price-to-projected earnings ratio happens when a stock can not be valued on the basis of a negative expected future earnings.
HAL's ratio is negative making this valuation measure meaningless.
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.
|HAL 3.69||Peers 2.64||HAL -490.00||Peers -335.48|
Premium. A higher price-to-book ratio makes a stock less attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
HAL is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, HAL is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|HAL 1.92||Peers 2.60||HAL -38.58||Peers -35.92|
Discount. 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.
HAL is trading at a significant discount to its industry on this measurement.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
HAL significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth