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Executive Summary

SilverBow Resources, Inc., an energy company, engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas from the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Reasonable growth potential with mediocre balance sheet.


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Share Price & News

How has SilverBow Resources's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: SBOW is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.

Volatility Over Time: SBOW's weekly volatility has decreased from 18% to 8% over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

16.7%

SBOW

10.2%

US Oil and Gas

1.8%

US Market


1 Year Return

-28.6%

SBOW

-29.6%

US Oil and Gas

20.4%

US Market

Return vs Industry: SBOW exceeded the US Oil and Gas industry which returned -29.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SBOW underperformed the US Market which returned 20.4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

SBOWIndustryMarket
7 Day16.7%10.2%1.8%
30 Day24.4%26.0%6.0%
90 Day34.4%12.8%6.8%
1 Year-28.6%-28.6%-24.9%-29.6%23.2%20.4%
3 Year-71.8%-71.8%-29.9%-39.5%47.4%37.6%
5 Yearn/a-24.7%-39.7%91.9%70.8%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is SilverBow Resources undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

8.2%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: SBOW ($6.37) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($6.94)

Significantly Below Fair Value: SBOW is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: SBOW is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Oil and Gas industry average.

PE vs Market: SBOW 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 SBOW's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: SBOW's PB Ratio (0.9x) is in line with the US Oil and Gas industry average.


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Future Growth

How is SilverBow Resources forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?

114.3%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: SBOW is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).

Earnings vs Market: SBOW is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: SBOW's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: SBOW's revenue (17.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (10.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: SBOW's revenue (17.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if SBOW's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has SilverBow Resources performed over the past 5 years?

68.7%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: SBOW is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: SBOW is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: SBOW is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 68.7% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: SBOW is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-29.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: SBOW has a negative Return on Equity (-387.69%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is SilverBow Resources's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: SBOW's short term assets ($44.6M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($52.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: SBOW's short term assets ($44.6M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($457.7M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SBOW's debt to equity ratio (555.4%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: SBOW had negative shareholder equity 5 years ago, but is now positive and has therefore improved.


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: Whilst unprofitable SBOW has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.

Forecast Cash Runway: SBOW is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 4.3% per year.


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Dividend

What is SilverBow Resources's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SBOW'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 SBOW's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SBOW'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 SBOW's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

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

2.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Sean Woolverton (50 yo)

3.67yrs

Tenure

US$1,792,434

Compensation

Mr. Sean C. Woolverton has been Chief Executive Officer of SilverBow Resources, Inc. since March 1, 2017. Mr. Woolverton served as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Samson Resources C...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Sean's total compensation ($USD1.79M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD561.41K).

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


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Sean Woolverton
CEO & Director3.67yrsUS$1.79m0.36%
$ 275.0k
Christopher Abundis
Executive VP1yrUS$602.14k0.22%
$ 170.9k
Steven Adam
Executive VP & COO3yrsUS$1.16m0.21%
$ 158.5k
Jeff Magids
Senior Manager of Finance & Investor Relationsno datano datano data
W. Schultz
Controller0.67yrno datano data

2.0yrs

Average Tenure

47yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: SBOW's management team is considered experienced (2 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Sean Woolverton
CEO & Director3.67yrsUS$1.79m0.36%
$ 275.0k
Marcus Rowland
Independent Chairman of the Board4.17yrsUS$338.07k0.22%
$ 168.7k
Michael Duginski
Independent Director4.58yrsUS$229.64k0.17%
$ 126.0k
Charles Wampler
Independent Director4.58yrsUS$224.64k0.17%
$ 126.0k
Raymond Loen
Director Emeritusno datano datano data
Gabriel Ellisor
Independent Director4.58yrsUS$244.64k0.17%
$ 126.0k
David Geenberg
Independent Director4.58yrsno datano data
Christoph Majeske
Independent Director4.17yrsno datano data

4.6yrs

Average Tenure

50yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: SBOW's board of directors are considered experienced (4.6 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

SilverBow Resources, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: SilverBow Resources, Inc.
  • Ticker: SBOW
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1979
  • Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
  • Sector: Energy
  • Market Cap: US$76.037m
  • Shares outstanding: 11.94m
  • Website: https://www.sbow.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • SilverBow Resources, Inc.
  • 575 North Dairy Ashford Road
  • Suite 1200
  • Houston
  • Texas
  • 77079
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
SBOWNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockUSUSDMay 2016
19WMUN (Boerse Muenchen)YesCommon StockDEEURMay 2016

Biography

SilverBow Resources, Inc., an energy company, engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas from the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas. As of December 31, 2019, it had proved reserve...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/11/25 00:49
End of Day Share Price2020/11/24 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
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.