Business Analysis of Anadarko Petroleum

 Analyze Historical Performance, Strategic Priorities, And Business Improvement Opportunities of Anadarko Petroleum

ANADARKO PETROLEUM

Business Overview

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of oil and gas properties. It operates through three segments: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production, Midstream, and Marketing. The Oil and Gas Exploration and Production segment explores for and produces oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids (NGLs). The Midstream segment engages in gathering, processing, treating, and transporting Anadarko and third-party oil, natural-gas, and NGLs production, as well as the gathering and disposal of produced water. The Marketing segment sells oil, natural gas, and NGLs in the United States; oil and NGLs internationally; and anticipated liquefied natural gas production from Mozambique. The company's oil and natural gas properties are located in the U.S. onshore, deepwater Gulf of Mexico, and Alaska; and in Colombia, Cote d'Ivoire, Mozambique, and other countries As of December 31, 2016, it had approximately 1.7 billion barrels of oil equivalent of proved reserves. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.

Anadarko Petroleum

Anadarko Petroleum


R&P Rank: 349
Sector: Oil & Gas
Industry:Oil & Gas Production
H.Q Location:Texas
Website: www.anadarko.com
Company Address:
1201 LAKE ROBBINS DRIVE, THE WOODLANDS TX 77380-1046
Ph:832-636-1000

Business Analysis of Anadarko Petroleum

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Here is the performance snapshot of Anadarko Petroleum with an interactive chart.

  1. Revenue Growth: Anadarko Petroleum reported a revenue growth of -9.5% year-on-year during 2016. Oil & Gas Production Industry grew at -15.5% in the same period
  2. COGS share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, Anadarko Petroleum spent 36.9% of its total revenues on COGS. Oil & Gas Production industry average (COGS share of revenue) in the same period was 78.0%
  3. R&D share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, Anadarko Petroleum spent 12.0% of its total revenues on R&D. Oil & Gas Production industry average R&D spending in the same period was 1.2%
  4. SG&A share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, Anadarko Petroleum spent 18.3% of its total revenues on Sales, Marketing, and General Administration (SG&A). Oil & Gas Production industry average SG&A spending in the same period was 4.3%
  5. Inventory share of Revenues: Anadarko Petroleum Inventory share of Revenues details are not available because either company does not share the data or we do not have it
  6. Accounts Payable share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, Anadarko Petroleum invested 32.2% of its total revenues on Accounts Payable (A/P) Oil & Gas Production industry average Accounts Payable investment in the same period was 12.4%
  7. Accounts Receivable share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, Anadarko Petroleum invested 22.0% of its total revenues on Accounts Receivable (A/R). Oil & Gas Production industry average Accounts Receivable investment in the same period was 10.5%
  8. PP&E share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, Anadarko Petroleum invested 408.8% of its total revenues on Property, Plants, and Equipments (PP&E). Oil & Gas Production industry average PPE investment in the same period was 132.9%
  9. Intangibles share of Revenues: As a percentage of revenue, Anadarko Petroleum invested 75.0% of its total revenues on Intangibles. Oil & Gas Production industry average Intangibles investment in the same period was 4.1%
  10. Net Margins: Anadarko Petroleum Net Margins in the year 2016 were -39.0%. Oil & Gas Production industry average Net Margins in the same period were -4.2%

Sector and Industry Association of Anadarko Petroleum

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Anadarko Petroleum is associated with Oil & Gas Sector and Oil & Gas Production Industry.

Oil & Gas sector is comprised of the following industries: Oil & Gas Production; Oil & Gas Distribution; Oil & Gas Equipment and Services; Alternative Energy. The definitions for each of the industries is as follows:

  • Oil & Gas Production industry includes companies primarily engaged in operating oil & gas properties. Key activities may include exploration for crude petroleum and natural gas; drilling, completing, and equipping wells; and all other activities in the preparation of oil and gas up to the point of shipment from the producing property. It also includes companies engaged in crude petroleum refining and producing gasoline, kerosene, distillate fuel oils, residual fuel oils, and lubricants, through fractionation or straight distillation of crude oil.
  • Oil & Gas Distribution industry includes companies primarily engaged in the pipeline transportation of petroleum, natural gas, and other commodities. It also includes companies primarily engaged in the wholesale and retail distribution of petroleum and petroleum products.
  • Oil & Gas Equipment and Services industry includes companies primarily engaged in drilling wells for oil or gas field operations for others on a contract or fee basis. It also includes companies providing exploration services and machinery & equipment for oil and gas field operations.
  • Alternative Energy industry includes companies that develop or manufacture renewable energy equipment utilizing sources such as solar, wind, geothermal, hydro, and waves. It also includes companies that produce alternative fuels such as methanol, ethanol, hydrogen and biofuels that are mainly used to power vehicles.

Industry Ranking of Anadarko Petroleum

With $7.9 billion revenues, Anadarko Petroleum ranked number 14 of all the companies in the US Oil & Gas Production industry. There were a total of 89 public companies in the US Oil & Gas Production industry that had revenues greater than $50 million during 2016.

The top-10 companies in the US Oil & Gas Production industry by revenues during 2016 were:

  1. ExxonMobil ($226.1 billion)
  2. Chevron ($114.5 billion)
  3. Phillips 66 ($85.8 billion)
  4. Valero Energy ($75.7 billion)
  5. Marathon Petroleum ($63.4 billion)
  6. Imperial Oil ($27.4 billion)
  7. Tesoro ($24.6 billion)
  8. ConocoPhillips ($24.4 billion)
  9. PBF Energy ($15.9 billion)
  10. Devon Energy ($12.2 billion)

Business Model Analysis (BMA) Framework

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Revenues Analysis

Anadarko Petroleum (APC) Revenues And Revenue Growth From 2012 To 2016

This report provides the last five years revenues and revenue growth of Anadarko Petroleum Corp (APC) from 2012 to 2016. Anadarko Petroleum generated a total of $7.9 billion revenues during 2016. Anadarko Petroleum reported a revenue growth of -9.5% year-over-year during 2016. The revenues and the revenue growth correspond to the fiscal year ending in December.

Anadarko Petroleum (APC) Revenues And Revenue Growth From 2002 To 2016

This report provides the last fifteen years revenues and revenue growth of Anadarko Petroleum Corp (APC) from 2002 to 2016. Anadarko Petroleum generated a total of $7.9 billion revenues during 2016. Anadarko Petroleum reported a revenue growth of -9.5% year-over-year during 2016. The revenues and the revenue growth correspond to the fiscal year ending in December.

Anadarko Petroleum (APC) Revenue Growth Comparison With Industry Growth From 2012...

This report provides a comparison of Anadarko Petroleum Corp (APC) revenue growth with Oil & Gas Production industry growth during the last five years from 2012 to 2016. Anadarko Petroleum reported a revenue growth of -9.5% year-over-year during 2016. The Oil & Gas Production industry growth was -15.5% year-over-year during 2016. Anadarko Petroleum growth was faster than the industry during 2016.

Profit Analysis

Anadarko Petroleum (APC) Net Profit And Net Margin From 2012 To...

This report provides the last five years net profit and net margin of Anadarko Petroleum Corp (APC) from 2012 to 2016. Anadarko Petroleum reported a total net income of -$3.1 billion during 2016. Anadarko Petroleum generated a total of $7.9 billion revenues during 2016. Anadarko Petroleum net profit margin was -39% during 2016. The net p