SM Energy Company (SM) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Apr, 2016 |    No of Pages: 56 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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SM Energy Company (SM) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

- Business description - A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy - Analyst's summarization of the company's business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis - A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors - A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees - A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
- Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries - A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years - The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods - The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Highlights

SM Energy Company (SM Energy) is an independent oil and gas company. It carries out the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGLs) in onshore North America. The company's operations are concentrated in three onshore operating areas: South Texas and Gulf Coast, Rocky Mountain and Permian. It focuses on the development of its assets in Eagle Ford shale, Bakken/Three Forks and Permian basin resource plays. It also has delineation and exploration program in the Powder River basin. The company has offices in Texas and Montana. SM Energy is headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the US.

SM Energy Company Key Recent Developments

Feb 23, 2016: SM Energy Reports 2015 Results And 2016 Operating Plan: Maintaining Balance Sheet Strength While Increasing Activity In The Permian
Jan 20, 2016: SM Energy Reports 2015 Production, Realized Prices And Year-End Credit Metrics
Oct 27, 2015: SM Energy Reports Third Quarter Of 2015 Results - Exceeding Expectations For 2015 Through Efficiencies And Performance
Oct 07, 2015: SM Energy Completes Semi-Annual Redetermination Of Credit Facility
Jul 28, 2015: SM Energy Reports Second Quarter Of 2015 Results - Execution And Well Performance Drive Production And Cash Flow

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Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 6
SM Energy Company - Key Facts 6
SM Energy Company - Key Employees 7
SM Energy Company - Key Employee Biographies 8
SM Energy Company - Major Products and Services 9
SM Energy Company - Key Operational Summary 10
SM Energy Company - History 11
SM Energy Company - Company Statement 12
SM Energy Company - Locations And Subsidiaries 14
Head Office 14
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 14
Section 2 - Company Analysis 16
SM Energy Company - Business Description 16
SM Energy Company - Corporate Strategy 17
SM Energy Company - SWOT Analysis 18
SWOT Analysis - Overview 18
SM Energy Company - Strengths 18
Strength - Strong Reserve Replacement Ratio 18
Strength - Substantial Liquidity 18
Strength - Strong Presence in Major Resource Plays 18
SM Energy Company - Weaknesses 19
Weakness - Royalty Suit 19
SM Energy Company - Opportunities 20
Opportunity - Divestments 20
Opportunity - Focus on Core Operating Areas 20
Opportunity - Growing Liquid Fuel Consumption: US 20
SM Energy Company - Threats 21
Threat - Exploration, Production & Development Risks 21
Threat - Low Oil & Gas Prices 21
Threat - US Energy Policy and Increasing Tax Burden 21
SM Energy Company - Key Competitors 22
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 23
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 23
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 24
Performance Chart 26
Financial Performance 26
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 27
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 28
Section 4 - Company's Oil & Gas Financial Deals and Alliances 29
SM Energy Company, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 29
SM Energy Company, Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 30
SM Energy Company, Recent Deals Summary 31
Section 5 - Company's Recent Developments 32
Feb 23, 2016: SM Energy Reports 2015 Results And 2016 Operating Plan: Maintaining Balance Sheet Strength While Increasing Activity In The Permian 32
Jan 20, 2016: SM Energy Reports 2015 Production, Realized Prices And Year-End Credit Metrics 36
Oct 27, 2015: SM Energy Reports Third Quarter Of 2015 Results - Exceeding Expectations For 2015 Through Efficiencies And Performance 37
Oct 07, 2015: SM Energy Completes Semi-Annual Redetermination Of Credit Facility 40
Jul 28, 2015: SM Energy Reports Second Quarter Of 2015 Results - Execution And Well Performance Drive Production And Cash Flow 41
May 27, 2015: SM Energy Announces The Appointment Of Senior Director Of Investor Relations 44
May 05, 2015: SM Energy Reports Results For The First Quarter of 2015; Announces Agreements To Divest Mid-Continent Assets; Increases Production Guidance On Retained Properties 45
Apr 16, 2015: SM Energy Announces First Quarter 2015 Production And Results Of Credit Facility Borrowing Base Redetermination 47
Feb 24, 2015: SM Energy Provides 2015 Guidance, Operational Update, And Reports Results For Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2014 48
Feb 02, 2015: SM Energy Announces Leadership Transition 50
Section 6 - Appendix 51
Methodology 51
Ratio Definitions 51
About GlobalData 55
Contact Us 55
Disclaimer 55

List of Tables
SM Energy Company, Key Facts 6
SM Energy Company, Key Employees 7
SM Energy Company, Key Employee Biographies 8
SM Energy Company, Major Products and Services 9
SM Energy Company, Key Operational Summary 10
SM Energy Company, History 11
SM Energy Company, Other Locations 14
SM Energy Company, Subsidiaries 14
SM Energy Company, Key Competitors 22
SM Energy Company, Ratios based on current share price 23
SM Energy Company, Annual Ratios 24
SM Energy Company, Interim Ratios 27
SM Energy Company, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 29
SM Energy Company, Oil & Gas, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 30
SM Energy Company, Recent Deals Summary 31
Currency Codes 51
Units 51
Capital Market Ratios 51
Equity Ratios 52
Profitability Ratios 52
Cost Ratios 53
Liquidity Ratios 53
Leverage Ratios 54
Efficiency Ratios 54

List of Figures
SM Energy Company, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 26
SM Energy Company, Ratio Charts 28
SM Energy Company, Oil & Gas, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 29
SM Energy Company, Oil & Gas, Deals by Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 30


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