TransGlobe Energy CorpFind Ratings Reports
TRANSGLOBE ENERGY CORP's gross profit margin for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year 2016 has significantly increased when compared to the same period a year ago. The company grew its sales and net income significantly quarter versus same quarter a year prior, and was able to outpace the average competitor in the industry when comparing revenue growth, but not when comparing net income growth. TRANSGLOBE ENERGY CORP has weak liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 0.63 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 decreased by 23.23% 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||Q4 FY16||Q4 FY15|
|Net Sales ($mil)||5.22||3.98|
|Net Income ($mil)||-34.0||-35.26|
|Balance Sheet||Q4 FY16||Q4 FY15|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||49.79||126.91|
|Total Assets ($mil)||406.14||455.5|
|Total Debt ($mil)||83.82||63.85|
|Profitability||Q4 FY16||Q4 FY15|
|Gross Profit Margin||-362.78||-627.19|
|Return on Assets||-21.58||-23.18|
|Return on Equity||-30.72||-28.41|
|Debt||Q4 FY16||Q4 FY15|
|Share Data||Q4 FY16||Q4 FY15|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||72.21||72.21|
|Div / share||0.0||0.03|
|Book value / share||3.95||5.15|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||88708.0||127407.0|
SELL. 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 0.40 indicates a significant discount versus the S&P 500 average of 3.00 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 79.83. The price-to-sales ratio is below both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a discount. After reviewing these and other key valuation criteria, TRANSGLOBE ENERGY CORP proves to trade at a discount to investment alternatives within the industry.
|TGA NM||Peers 138.04||TGA NM||Peers 10.48|
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.
TGA'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.
TGA's P/CF is negative making the measure meaningless.
|TGA NA||Peers 34.57||TGA NA||Peers 0.63|
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.
|TGA 0.40||Peers 79.83||TGA 17.89||Peers 83.60|
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.
TGA 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, TGA is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|TGA 1.86||Peers 2.32||TGA -32.07||Peers 2.83|
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.
TGA 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.
TGA significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth