Hurricane Energy plc, together with its subsidiaries, discovers, appraises, and develops oil from fractured basement reservoirs.
High growth potential and good value.
Share Price & News
How has Hurricane Energy's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HUR's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
GB Oil and Gas
1 Year Return
GB Oil and Gas
Return vs Industry: HUR underperformed the UK Oil and Gas industry which returned -33.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HUR underperformed the UK Market which returned -12.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Hurricane Energy's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StAnalyst Forecasts Just Got A Whole Lot More Bearish On Hurricane Energy plc (LON:HUR)
2 months ago | Simply Wall StWhy We’re Not Impressed By Hurricane Energy plc’s (LON:HUR) 4.8% ROCE
3 months ago | Simply Wall StEasy Come, Easy Go: How Hurricane Energy (LON:HUR) Shareholders Got Unlucky And Saw 71% Of Their Cash Evaporate
Is Hurricane Energy undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate HUR's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate HUR's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HUR is good value based on its PE Ratio (2.9x) compared to the Oil and Gas industry average (4.9x).
PE vs Market: HUR is good value based on its PE Ratio (2.9x) compared to the UK market (14.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: HUR is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HUR is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.2x) compared to the GB Oil and Gas industry average (0.5x).
How is Hurricane Energy forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: HUR's forecast earnings growth (29% per year) is above the savings rate (1.2%).
Earnings vs Market: HUR's earnings (29% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the UK market (20.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: HUR's revenue (16.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (3.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: HUR's revenue (16.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: HUR's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (20.3%)
How has Hurricane Energy performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HUR has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: HUR became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HUR has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -4.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: HUR has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: HUR has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-2.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HUR's Return on Equity (8.5%) is considered low.
How is Hurricane Energy's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HUR's short term assets ($228.7M) exceed its short term liabilities ($94.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: HUR's short term assets ($228.7M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($375.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HUR's debt to equity ratio (29.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if HUR's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HUR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (54.3%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if HUR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Hurricane Energy's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate HUR's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate HUR's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HUR's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HUR's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of HUR's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the UK market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Robert Trice (58yo)
Dr. Robert Trice is Founder of Hurricane Exploration PLC and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Trice serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Hurricane Energy plc. Dr. Trice has over 30 years in o ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Robert's total compensation ($USD743.97K) is about average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD746.40K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Robert's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Founder||no data||US$604.00k||1.34% $1.8m|
|COO & Director||7.17yrs||US$470.00k||0.045% $62.4k|
|Senior Independent Non-Executive Director||no data||US$73.00k||0.013% $17.6k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||7.17yrs||US$70.00k||0.010% $14.1k|
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||2yrs||US$150.00k||0.024% $32.8k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||1.33yrs||US$67.00k||no data|
|Shareholder Nominee Director||4yrs||US$60.00k||no data|
|Alternate Director||4yrs||no data||no data|
|Alternate Director||4yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||0.42yr||US$2.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: HUR's board of directors are considered experienced (4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: HUR insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Hurricane Energy plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Hurricane Energy plc
- Ticker: HUR
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 2004
- Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: UK£137.226m
- Shares outstanding: 1.99b
- Website: https://www.hurricaneenergy.com
Number of Employees
- Hurricane Energy plc
- The Wharf
- Ground Floor
- GU7 2QN
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|HUR||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Feb 2014|
|HRCX.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Feb 2014|
|HUT||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Feb 2014|
Hurricane Energy plc, together with its subsidiaries, discovers, appraises, and develops oil from fractured basement reservoirs. The company has a portfolio of contiguous offshore licenses on the United Kingdom Continental Shelf, West of Shetland. Its producing oil fields include Clair, Foinaven, and Schiehallion; licenses focuses on the Rona Ridge, a major NE-SW trending basement; and assets comprise Lancaster, Whirlwind, Lincoln, Halifax, and Warwick. Hurricane Energy plc has an estimated contingent resources of approximately 2 billion barrels of oil equivalent. The company was formerly known as Hurricane Exploration plc and changed its name to Hurricane Energy plc in April 2013. Hurricane Energy plc was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Godalming, the United Kingdom.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/05/28 22:57|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/05/28 00:00|
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