Sundance Energy Inc. operates as an onshore independent oil and natural gas company in North America. More Details
Overvalued with worrying balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Sundance Energy's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SNDE is more volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 20% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SNDE's weekly volatility has decreased from 44% to 20% over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of US stocks.
7 Day Return
US Oil and Gas
1 Year Return
US Oil and Gas
Return vs Industry: SNDE underperformed the US Oil and Gas industry which returned 7.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SNDE underperformed the US Market which returned 29.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Sundance Energy's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Sundance Energy 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 SNDE's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate SNDE's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SNDE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Oil and Gas industry average.
PE vs Market: SNDE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate SNDE's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SNDE is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the US Oil and Gas industry average (1.4x).
How is Sundance Energy forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SNDE is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: SNDE is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: SNDE is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SNDE's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-8.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SNDE's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-8.3% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if SNDE's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Sundance Energy performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SNDE is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SNDE is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SNDE is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 30.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SNDE's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SNDE is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-38.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SNDE has a negative Return on Equity (-1628.06%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Sundance Energy's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SNDE's short term assets ($54.9M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($416.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: SNDE's short term assets ($54.9M) exceed its long term liabilities ($12.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SNDE's debt to equity ratio (1764.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SNDE's debt to equity ratio has increased from 106.4% to 1764.6% over the past 5 years.
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: SNDE has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if SNDE has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is Sundance Energy current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SNDE's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SNDE'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 SNDE's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SNDE'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 SNDE's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Eric McCrady (43 yo)
Mr. Eric P. McCrady, BS, has been the Chief Executive Officer of Sundance Energy, Inc. (formerly known as Sundance Energy Australia Limited) since April 2011 and also serves as its President since August 2...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Eric's total compensation ($USD526.29K) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD506.59K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Eric's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO, President & Director||9.92yrs||US$526.29k||0.11% |
|Executive VP||9.25yrs||US$411.85k||0.030% |
|Executive VP & COO||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|Executive VP||0.67yr||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Marketing||1.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Corporate Development||0.58yr||no data||no data|
|Vice President of FP&A||1.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Company Secretary||7.58yrs||no data||no data|
|VP & Controller||5.83yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SNDE's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|CEO, President & Director||9.92yrs||US$526.29k||0.11% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||2.42yrs||US$113.96k||0.016% |
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||1.25yrs||US$7.26k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||9.17yrs||US$83.27k||0.025% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||11.58yrs||US$93.20k||0.21% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||8.25yrs||US$128.50k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||2.08yrs||US$183.14k||0.029% |
Experienced Board: SNDE's board of directors are considered experienced (8.3 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Sundance Energy Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sundance Energy Inc.
- Ticker: SNDE
- Exchange: NasdaqGM
- Founded: NaN
- Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: US$16.708m
- Shares outstanding: 6.88m
- Website: https://www.sundanceenergy.net
Number of Employees
- Sundance Energy Inc.
- 1050 17th Street
- Suite 700
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SNDE||NasdaqGM (Nasdaq Global Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Nov 2019|
|3RF||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 2019|
Sundance Energy Inc. operates as an onshore independent oil and natural gas company in North America. The company explores for, develops, and produces oil and natural gas. It focuses on operations on its 4...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/03/05 00:22|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/03/04 00:00|
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