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Cairn Energy Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 187.88
+0.28 (+0.15%)
(As of 12/2/2021 10:02 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
146,176 shs
Average Volume
1.50 million shs
Market Capitalization
£938.02 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Cairn Energy

Cairn Energy PLC operates as an independent oil and gas exploration, development, and production company. It holds a portfolio of exploration, development, and production assets in the United Kingdom, Israel, Mauritania, Cote d'Ivoire, Mexico, and Suriname. The company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Independent Oil & Gas
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£395 million
Cash Flow
GBX 69.82 per share
Book Value
GBX 161.20 per share


Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
£938.02 million
Not Optionable


Overall MarketRank

1.73 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Cairn Energy (LON:CNE) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Cairn Energy a buy right now?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cairn Energy in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Cairn Energy stock.
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How has Cairn Energy's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Cairn Energy's stock was trading at GBX 74.75 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CNE shares have increased by 150.6% and is now trading at GBX 187.30.
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How often does Cairn Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cairn Energy?

Cairn Energy announced a dividend on Thursday, December 17th. Stockholders of record on Monday, January 11th will be paid a dividend of GBX 32 per share on Monday, January 25th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, January 11th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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What price target have analysts set for CNE?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Cairn Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 180 to GBX 300. On average, they anticipate Cairn Energy's share price to reach GBX 225.86 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 20.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Cairn Energy's key executives?

Cairn Energy's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Simon John Thomson, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 56, Pay $1.26M)
  • Mr. James Donald Smith, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 44, Pay $835.12k)
  • Mr. Paul Joseph Mayland, Chief Operating Officer
  • Mr. David Nisbet, Head of Group Corp. Affairs
  • Dr. Eric Hathon, Director of Exploration
  • Anne McSherry, Group Company Sec.

What other stocks do shareholders of Cairn Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Cairn Energy investors own include Premier Oil (PMO), Rio Tinto Group (RIO), Barclays (BARC), EnQuest (ENQ), Aviva (AV), Glencore (GLEN), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), American Airlines Group (AAL), Bowleven (BLVN) and BP (BP).

What is Cairn Energy's stock symbol?

Cairn Energy trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CNE."

How do I buy shares of Cairn Energy?

Shares of CNE and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.
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What is Cairn Energy's stock price today?

One share of CNE stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 187.30.

How much money does Cairn Energy make?

Cairn Energy has a market capitalization of £935.13 million and generates £395 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Cairn Energy have?

Cairn Energy employs 178 workers across the globe.

What is Cairn Energy's official website?

The official website for Cairn Energy is www.cairnenergy.com.

Where are Cairn Energy's headquarters?

Cairn Energy is headquartered at 50 Lothian Road, EDINBURGH, TX EH3 9BY, United Kingdom.

How can I contact Cairn Energy?

Cairn Energy's mailing address is 50 Lothian Road, EDINBURGH, TX EH3 9BY, United Kingdom. The oil and gas development company can be reached via phone at +44-131-4753000.

This page was last updated on 12/2/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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