Jones Energy, Inc., an independent oil and gas company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas properties in the mid-continent United States.
The last earnings update was 51 days ago.
Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Jones Energy is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Jones 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.
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INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
Jones Energy. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Jones Energy's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Jones Energy has negative assets, we can't compare the value of its assets to the DE Oil and Gas industry average.
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 Jones Energy's regulatory filings and announcements.
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 Jones 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.
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The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past
performance, by looking at estimated
and how much profit it is expected to make.
Future estimates come from
professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get
Expected Oil and Gas industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare Jones Energy's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Jones Energy's earnings growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Jones Energy's revenue growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Jones Energy is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Jones Energy is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Jones Energy's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
Oil and Gas
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Carl Fredrick Giesler Jr., J.D., CFA, has been Chief Executive Officer of Jones Energy, Limited since joining in July 23, 2018 and as its Director since September 28, 2018. He served as the Chief Executive Officer of Glacier Oil & Gas Corp. since September 2014. Mr. Giesler served as the Managing Director at Investments at Harbinger Group Inc. since October 2011. He served as Vice President, Director of Investments and Oil & Gas Analyst at Harbinger Capital Partners LLC. Prior to joining Harbinger Capital in 2008, he served as a Managing Director at AIG Financial Products Corp., where he served a leadership role in principal investment opportunities in the oil and gas sector from 2007 to 2008. He served as an Executive Director in the Global Energy Group of Morgan Stanley's Investment Banking Division, where he worked for eight years an Investment Banker in Morgan Stanley's Global Energy Group. At Morgan Stanley, he had primary coverage and execution responsibilities for a broad range of energy companies and private equity clients investing in the sector. He served as a Director of Glacier Oil & Gas Corp. since September 2014. He served as an Independent Director of North American Energy Partners Inc. since April 24, 2012 until May 14, 2014. He served as a Director of North American Construction Group, Inc. since April 24, 2012. He served on the Board of Directors of The Children's Fund in Houston. Mr. Giesler is a Chartered Financial Analyst Charter holder. He has J.D., from Harvard Law School and a B.A. from the University of Virginia.
Insufficient data for Carl to compare compensation growth.
Insufficient data for Carl to establish whether their remuneration is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in Germany.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
management team in years:
The average tenure for the Jones Energy management team is less than 2 years, this suggests a new team.
Founder & Chairman
CEO & Director
Senior VP & CFO
Senior VP & COO
Chief Accounting Officer
Investor Relations Associate
Executive Vice President of Geosciences
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The average tenure for the Jones Energy board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.
Jones Energy, Inc., an independent oil and gas company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas properties in the mid-continent United States. It owns leasehold interests in oil and natural gas producing properties, as well as in undeveloped acreage located in the Anadarko Basin in Oklahoma and Texas. As of December 31, 2018, the company's total estimated proved reserves included 68.0 million barrels of oil equivalent. Jones Energy, Inc. was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Austin, Texas. On April 14, 2019, Jones Energy, Inc., alongwith its affiliates, filed a voluntary petition for reorganization under Chapter 11 in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas.
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