Tellurian Inc. plans to develop, own, and operate a natural gas business and to deliver natural gas to customers worldwide.
Limited growth with worrying balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Tellurian's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MPLN's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
DE Oil and Gas
1 Year Return
DE Oil and Gas
Return vs Industry: MPLN underperformed the German Oil and Gas industry which returned 74.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MPLN underperformed the German Market which returned 12.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Tellurian's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Tellurian undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate MPLN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate MPLN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MPLN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Oil and Gas industry average.
PE vs Market: MPLN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the German market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate MPLN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MPLN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7.8x) compared to the DE Oil and Gas industry average (1.4x).
How is Tellurian forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: MPLN is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: MPLN is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: MPLN is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: MPLN's revenue (63.5% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: MPLN's revenue (63.5% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: MPLN is forecast to be unprofitable in 3 years.
How has Tellurian performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MPLN is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: MPLN is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MPLN is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -27.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare MPLN's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: MPLN is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-5.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: MPLN has a negative Return on Equity (-71.81%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Tellurian's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MPLN's short term assets ($110.9M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($116.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: MPLN's short term assets ($110.9M) exceed its long term liabilities ($75.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MPLN's debt to equity ratio (65.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if MPLN's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: MPLN has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: MPLN's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.8x debt).
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: MPLN has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: MPLN has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -45% each year
What is Tellurian's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate MPLN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate MPLN's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MPLN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MPLN'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 MPLN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Meg Gentle (45yo)
Ms. Meg A. Gentle serves as a Director and as President and Chief Executive Officer of Tellurian Inc. since February 2017 and as President and Chief Executive Officer of Tellurian Investments since August ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Meg's total compensation ($USD1.26M) is about average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.52M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Meg's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Senior VP & CFO||3.5yrs||US$898.38k||0.27% $3.9m|
|Executive VP & COO||3yrs||US$6.84m||2.63% $38.5m|
|Chief Accounting Officer||3yrs||US$747.38k||0.26% $3.8m|
|General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer||3yrs||US$812.10k||0.51% $7.4m|
|Director of Investor Relations||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Public Affairs & Communication||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Marketing||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Gas Supply||3.8yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: MPLN's management team is considered experienced (3 years average tenure).
|Co-Founder & Non-Executive Chairman||3yrs||US$202.01k||11.68% $170.9m|
|Independent Director||2.9yrs||US$199.08k||0.081% $1.2m|
|Co-Founder & Executive Vice Chairman||3yrs||US$202.30k||9.64% $141.1m|
|Independent Director||3yrs||US$199.08k||0.25% $3.7m|
|Independent Director||3yrs||US$199.08k||0.098% $1.4m|
|Independent Director||3yrs||US$199.08k||0.033% $480.6k|
|Independent Director||1.2yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: MPLN's board of directors are considered experienced (3 years average tenure).
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 5.9%.
Tellurian Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Tellurian Inc.
- Ticker: MPLN
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 2015
- Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: US$1.589b
- Listing Market Cap: US$1.463b
- Shares outstanding: 244.32m
- Website: https://www.tellurianinc.com
Number of Employees
- Tellurian Inc.
- 1201 Louisiana Street
- Suite 3100
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|TELL||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||New Common Stock||US||USD||Feb 2017|
|MPLN||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||New Common Stock||DE||EUR||Feb 2017|
|0LE3||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||New Common Stock||GB||USD||Feb 2017|
Tellurian Inc. plans to develop, own, and operate a natural gas business and to deliver natural gas to customers worldwide. The company is developing a portfolio of natural gas production, liquefied natural gas (LNG) marketing, and infrastructure assets that includes an approximately 27.6 million tons per annum LNG export facility and an associated pipeline in southwest Louisiana. As of December 31, 2018, it owned interests in approximately 10,233 net acres of natural gas properties, and 52 producing wells located in the Haynesville Shale trend of north Louisiana. Tellurian Inc. has a strategic partnership with TOTAL S.A. to develop the Driftwood LNG project located in Louisiana. The company was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/22 23:38|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/21 00:00|
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