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Executive Summary

Sintana Energy Inc., an oil and natural gas exploration company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, production, and sale of crude oil and natural gas resources in Colombia.


Snowflake Analysis

Imperfect balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

How has Sintana Energy's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: SEI's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-23.1%

SEI

4.4%

CA Oil and Gas

0.9%

CA Market


1 Year Return

5.3%

SEI

-15.7%

CA Oil and Gas

-1.2%

CA Market

Return vs Industry: SEI exceeded the Canadian Oil and Gas industry which returned -17.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SEI exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -2.7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

SEIIndustryMarket
7 Day-23.1%4.4%0.9%
30 Day-16.7%11.2%6.3%
90 Day-16.7%10.6%15.3%
1 Year5.3%5.3%-11.5%-15.7%2.2%-1.2%
3 Year100.0%100.0%-18.4%-28.1%13.2%2.4%
5 Year81.8%81.8%-12.6%-27.6%38.9%17.8%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Sintana Energy's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Sintana Energy undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Sintana Energy is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Sintana Energy has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of SEI's management and see if the CEO's compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the potential returns from the core activities, the size of each contract's opportunity, and the capacity of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don't know where to start, we recommend reading through Sintana Energy regulatory filings.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Energy industry.

Future Growth

How is Sintana Energy forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

63.8%

Forecasted Energy industry annual growth in earnings


In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Sintana Energy has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.


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Past Performance

How has Sintana Energy performed over the past 5 years?

32.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: SEI is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: SEI is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: SEI is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 32.8% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SEI's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: SEI is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-52%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: SEI's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.


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Financial Health

How is Sintana Energy's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: SEI has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.

Long Term Liabilities: SEI has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SEI has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.

Reducing Debt: SEI's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.


Balance Sheet


Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Stable Cash Runway: SEI has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: SEI has sufficient cash runway for 1 years if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 43.4% each year.


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Dividend

What is Sintana Energy current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SEI's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SEI's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SEI's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SEI's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SEI's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

9.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Doug Manner (64 yo)

9.33yrs

Tenure

CA$259,720

Compensation

Mr. Douglas Glenn Manner, also known as Doug, has been the Chief Executive Officer at Sintana Energy Inc. since April 27, 2011. Mr. Manner served as a Managing Partner of Northbrook Energy LLC. He served a ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Doug's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD176.82K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Doug's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Keith Spickelmier
Executive Chairman9.58yrsCA$259.72k1.84%
CA$ 239.8k
Douglas Manner
CEO & Director9.33yrsCA$259.72k1.92%
CA$ 250.4k
David Cherry
President & COO9.33yrsCA$259.72k0.49%
CA$ 63.7k
Carmelo Marrelli
Chief Financial Officerno dataCA$82.93kno data
Sean Austin
VP, Controller9.58yrsCA$233.75k1.49%
CA$ 193.9k

9.3yrs

Average Tenure

64yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: SEI's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.3 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Keith Spickelmier
Executive Chairman9.58yrsCA$259.72k1.84%
CA$ 239.8k
Douglas Manner
CEO & Director9.33yrsCA$259.72k1.92%
CA$ 250.4k
Bruno Maruzzo
Independent Director12.58yrsCA$18.82k0.036%
CA$ 4.7k
Dean Gendron
Independent Director2.42yrsno data0.088%
CA$ 11.5k
Robert Bose
Independent Director1.67yrsno data7.74%
CA$ 1.0m

9.6yrs

Average Tenure

61.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: SEI's board of directors are considered experienced (9.6 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 10.8%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Sintana Energy Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Sintana Energy Inc.
  • Ticker: SEI
  • Exchange: TSXV
  • Founded: 1994
  • Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
  • Sector: Energy
  • Market Cap: CA$13.040m
  • Shares outstanding: 130.40m
  • Website: https://www.sintanaenergy.com

Location

  • Sintana Energy Inc.
  • 5949 Sherry Lane
  • Suite 835
  • Dallas
  • Texas
  • 75225
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
SEITSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)YesNew Common SharesCACADAug 2015
ZDEX.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesNew Common SharesUSUSDAug 2015

Biography

Sintana Energy Inc., an oil and natural gas exploration company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, production, and sale of crude oil and natural gas resources in Colombia. Its principal ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/08/12 23:40
End of Day Share Price2020/08/12 00:00
Earnings2020/03/31
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.