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ASX:OSHOil Search Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.04 (+1.45 %)
(As of 05/12/2020)
Today's Range
Now: A$2.79
50-Day Range
MA: A$2.79
52-Week Range
Now: A$2.79
Volume10.66 million shs
Average Volume4.46 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.80 billion
P/E Ratio13.68
Dividend Yield4.04%
Oil Search Limited explores for, develops, and produces oil and gas properties in Papua New Guinea, the United States, and Australia. The company operates through PNG Business Unit and Alaska Business Unit segments. It is involved in the development, production, and sale of hydrocarbons, liquefied natural gas, crude oil, natural gas, condensate, naphtha, and other refined products; and power generation activities. As of December 31, 2019, the company's proved and probable reserves, and contingent resources comprised 497.0 million barrels of oil and condensate; and 6,737.0 billion cubic feet of gas. Oil Search Limited was founded in 1929 and is based in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 3.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.4 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.45 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Independent Oil & Gas



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.58 billion
Cash FlowA$0.26 per share
Book ValueA$3.45 per share



Outstanding Shares2,077,849,984
Market Cap$5.80 billion
Next Earnings Date8/26/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Oil Search (ASX:OSH) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Oil Search's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Oil Search's stock was trading at A$3.30 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, OSH shares have decreased by 15.5% and is now trading at A$2.79. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

When is Oil Search's next earnings date?

Oil Search is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 26th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Oil Search.

How were Oil Search's earnings last quarter?

Oil Search Limited (ASX:OSH) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 19th. The company reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.24 by $0.02. View Oil Search's earnings history.

How often does Oil Search pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Oil Search?

Oil Search announced a Final dividend on Wednesday, February 26th. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 24th will be given a dividend of 0.068 per share on Tuesday, March 24th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 3rd. View Oil Search's dividend history.

Has Oil Search been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about OSH stock have been trending neutral recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Oil Search earned a media sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news about Oil Search.

Who are some of Oil Search's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Oil Search own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Oil Search investors own include Woodside Petroleum (WPL), InterOil (IOC), Harmony Gold Mining (HMY), Navigator (NVGS), New Britain Palm Oil (NBPO), BAE SYS PLC/S (BAESY), American International Group (AIG), Barrick Gold (GOLD), Santos (STO) and ANZ (ANZBY).

Who are Oil Search's key executives?

Oil Search's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Keiran John Wulff, MD & Director
  • Mr. Stephen W. Gardiner, Chief Financial Officer (Age 61, Pay $829.03k)
  • Mr. Bart Lismont, Exec. VP of Technology & Value Assurance
  • Mr. Michael Drew, Group Sec. and Exec. VP of Corp. & Gen. Counsel (Age 51, Pay $749.25k)
  • Mr. Ian Munro, Exec. VP of Portfolio Management, Gas & Marketing

What is Oil Search's stock symbol?

Oil Search trades on the ASX under the ticker symbol "OSH."

What is Oil Search's stock price today?

One share of OSH stock can currently be purchased for approximately A$2.79.

How big of a company is Oil Search?

Oil Search has a market capitalization of $5.80 billion and generates $1.58 billion in revenue each year. Oil Search employs 1,607 workers across the globe.

What is Oil Search's official website?

The official website for Oil Search is www.oilsearch.com.

How can I contact Oil Search?

Oil Search's mailing address is PO Box 842, PORT MORESBY, 121, Papua New Guinea. The company can be reached via phone at +675-3-225599.

This page was last updated on 7/11/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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