Suncor Energy IncFind Ratings Reports
SUNCOR ENERGY INC's gross profit margin for the third quarter of its fiscal year 2016 is essentially unchanged when compared to the same period a year ago. Even though sales decreased, the net income has increased. SUNCOR ENERGY INC has weak liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 0.82 which shows a lack of ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has decreased from the same period last year, indicating deteriorating cash flow.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has increased by 6.87% from the same quarter last year. Overall, the key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is in a position in which financial difficulties could develop in the future.
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|Income Statement||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Net Sales ($mil)||7409.0||7485.0|
|Net Income ($mil)||392.0||-376.0|
|Balance Sheet||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||3102.0||5409.0|
|Total Assets ($mil)||89349.0||80731.0|
|Total Debt ($mil)||17831.0||14960.0|
|Profitability||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Gross Profit Margin||27.49||26.52|
|Return on Assets||-2.35||0.11|
|Return on Equity||-4.78||0.23|
|Debt||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Share Data||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||1664.53||1445.45|
|Div / share||0.22||0.22|
|Book value / share||26.42||28.47|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||4073725.0||3559141.0|
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. For additional comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 1.22 indicates a significant discount versus the S&P 500 average of 2.82 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 23.55. The price-to-sales ratio is above the S&P 500 average, but well below the industry average. After reviewing these and other key valuation criteria, SUNCOR ENERGY INC proves to trade at a discount to investment alternatives within the industry.
|SU NM||Peers 40.81||SU 11.84||Peers 13.41|
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.
SU's P/E is negative making this valuation measure meaningless.
Discount. 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.
SU is trading at a discount to its peers.
|SU NA||Peers 56.25||SU NA||Peers 2.25|
Neutral. A lower price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower future growth potential.
Ratio not available.
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.
|SU 1.22||Peers 23.55||SU -2500.00||Peers -249.88|
Discount. 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.
SU is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, SU is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|SU 2.11||Peers 2.75||SU -19.44||Peers -20.50|
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.
SU is trading at a discount to its industry on this measurement.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
SU significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth