GulfSlope Energy, Inc., an independent oil and natural gas exploration company, focuses on the exploration and development of oil and natural gas properties in the Gulf of Mexico federal waters offshore Louisiana in the United States.
The last earnings update was 9 days ago.
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It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
GulfSlope Energy. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
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Price based on past earnings
GulfSlope Energy's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
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 GulfSlope 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 GulfSlope Energy's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare GulfSlope Energy's earnings growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare GulfSlope Energy's revenue growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if GulfSlope Energy is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if GulfSlope 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.
While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access GulfSlope Energy's filings and announcements here.
GulfSlope 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.
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The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up
GulfSlope Energy's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
GulfSlope Energy's short term (1 year) commitments are greater than its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
GulfSlope Energy has no long term commitments.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
GulfSlope Energy's finances. If any of them are yellow this
indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
High level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 1.6x debt.
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t
however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest
on its debts this may have impacts in the future.
The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to
see the red area (debt) decreasing.
If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and
whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
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. John N. Seitz has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of GulfSlope Energy, Inc., since May 31, 2013 and served as its Chief Accounting Officer. Mr. Seitz has been an Interim Chief Operating Officer and Interim President of GulfSlope Energy, Inc since May 21, 2018. He served as Strategy and Finance Advisor of Century Petroleum Corp., since June 11, 2007. Mr. Seitz has been a Consultant to the oil & gas industry since March 2013. Mr. Seitz served as a consultant to GulfSlope Energy, Inc. from March 2013 through May 2013. Mr. Seitz served as the Chief Financial Officer of GulfSlope Energy, Inc since May 31, 2013 until August 2014. He co-founded Endeavour International Corporation and served as its Co-Chief Executive Officer from 2003 to September 2006. He has over 30 years of experience in the industry covering a wide range of positions. He served in various positions at Anadarko Petroleum Corp. including Chief Executive Officer from January 2002 to March 25, 2003, Chief Operating Officer from 1999 to 2003 and its President from 1999 to March 25, 2003 and Executive Vice President-Exploration and Production from 1997 to 1999. Mr. Seitz began his career with Anadarko in 1977 as Senior Geologist and progressed to the position of Manager, Exploration in 1986 at the time of Anadarko’s spin-off from Panhandle Eastern. He was Geologist with Amoco Production Company, beginning his career there in 1975. Mr. Seitz has been Vice Chairman of Endeavour International Corporation since September 2006 and its Director since February 26, 2004. He has been a Director of ION Geophysical Corporation since August 2003. He has been Independent Director of Constellation Energy Resources LLC since December 2006. He has been an Independent Director of Gulf United Energy, Inc. since January 2011. He serves as a Director of Elk Petroleum Inc. He serves as Trustee for the American Geological Institute Foundation. Mr. Seitz served as an Independent Manager at Constellation Energy Partners LLC (now, Sanchez Production Partners LLC) since December 2006 until June 17, 2014. He served as Director of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation from 1997 to March 25, 2003. In 2000, the Houston Geological Society honored him as a "Legend in Wildcatting." Mr. Seitz began his career as a petroleum geologist with Amoco Production Company. Mr. Seitz is a Certified Professional Geological Scientist from the American Institute of Professional Geologists and a licensed professional geoscientist with the State of Texas. Mr. Seitz received his Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from the University of Pittsburgh in 1974 and Master of Science degree in Geology from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1975. He also received advanced studies in business from the University of Houston and Wharton School of Business in 1975. He also attended the Advanced Management Program in 1996 at the Wharton School of Business.
Insufficient data for John to compare compensation growth.
John's remuneration is lower than average for companies of similar size in United States of America.
Chairman of the Board
VP & CFO
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the GulfSlope Energy board of directors is about average.
GulfSlope Energy, Inc., an independent oil and natural gas exploration company, focuses on the exploration and development of oil and natural gas properties in the Gulf of Mexico federal waters offshore Louisiana in the United States. It has leased 14 federal outer continental shelf blocks and licensed 2.2 million acres of three-dimensional seismic data in its area of concentration. The company was formerly known as Plan A Promotions, Inc. and changed its name to GulfSlope Energy, Inc. in April 2012. GulfSlope Energy, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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