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Kosmos Energy (KOS) Competitors

GBX 516
+24.00 (+4.88%)
(As of 04/12/2024 ET)

KOS vs. HBR, ENOG, ITH, SEPL, SQZ, TTE, YCA, WG, TGA, and AT

Should you be buying Kosmos Energy stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Kosmos Energy include Harbour Energy (HBR), Energean (ENOG), Ithaca Energy (ITH), Seplat Energy (SEPL), Serica Energy (SQZ), TotalEnergies (TTE), Yellow Cake (YCA), John Wood Group (WG), Thungela Resources (TGA), and Ashtead Technology (AT). These companies are all part of the "energy" sector.

Kosmos Energy vs.

Kosmos Energy (LON:KOS) and Harbour Energy (LON:HBR) are both mid-cap energy companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their community ranking, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, media sentiment, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk and valuation.

Kosmos Energy has a net margin of 12.55% compared to Harbour Energy's net margin of 0.85%. Kosmos Energy's return on equity of 23.46% beat Harbour Energy's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Kosmos Energy12.55% 23.46% 6.14%
Harbour Energy 0.85%2.50%5.22%

Kosmos Energy has a beta of 2.39, indicating that its share price is 139% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Harbour Energy has a beta of -0.3, indicating that its share price is 130% less volatile than the S&P 500.

94.7% of Kosmos Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 33.0% of Harbour Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.8% of Kosmos Energy shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 33.7% of Harbour Energy shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Kosmos Energy pays an annual dividend of GBX 14 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.7%. Harbour Energy pays an annual dividend of GBX 20 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.8%. Kosmos Energy pays out 4,000.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Harbour Energy pays out -2,381.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Harbour Energy is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

In the previous week, Harbour Energy's average media sentiment score of 1.32 beat Kosmos Energy's score of -0.04 indicating that Harbour Energy is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Kosmos Energy Neutral
Harbour Energy Positive

Kosmos Energy presently has a consensus price target of GBX 610, indicating a potential upside of 18.22%. Harbour Energy has a consensus price target of GBX 316.67, indicating a potential upside of 7.02%. Given Kosmos Energy's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Kosmos Energy is more favorable than Harbour Energy.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Kosmos Energy
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Harbour Energy
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67

Kosmos Energy has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Harbour Energy. Harbour Energy is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Kosmos Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Kosmos Energy£1.70B1.43£213.52M£0.351,474.29
Harbour Energy£3.75B0.61£32M-£0.84-352.26

Kosmos Energy received 51 more outperform votes than Harbour Energy when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 74.11% of users gave Kosmos Energy an outperform vote while only 71.11% of users gave Harbour Energy an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Kosmos EnergyOutperform Votes
83
74.11%
Underperform Votes
29
25.89%
Harbour EnergyOutperform Votes
32
71.11%
Underperform Votes
13
28.89%

Summary

Kosmos Energy beats Harbour Energy on 13 of the 19 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding KOS and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of LON and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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KOS vs. The Competition

MetricKosmos EnergyOil & Gas E&P IndustryEnergy SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£2.43B£1.71B£4.19B£1.54B
Dividend Yield18.49%6.90%6.62%11.90%
P/E Ratio1,474.29103.9699.741,815.45
Price / Sales1.4338,621.8127,398.98364,474.42
Price / Cash9.6585.0368.4725.72
Price / Book2.301.361.522.55
Net Income£213.52M£143.21M£493.40M£177.09M
7 Day Performance10.26%1.75%1.57%1.16%
1 Month PerformanceN/A6.86%6.50%8.77%
1 Year PerformanceN/A15.93%21.52%20.56%

Kosmos Energy Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
HBR
Harbour Energy
1.1395 of 5 stars
GBX 275
-0.3%
GBX 327.50
+19.1%
+3.4%£2.12B£3.75B-327.381,824Positive News
ENOG
Energean
2.598 of 5 stars
GBX 1,064
-2.7%
GBX 1,320
+24.1%
-17.7%£1.95B£985.77M-7,600.00536Gap Up
ITH
Ithaca Energy
1.3158 of 5 stars
GBX 122.40
-8.0%
GBX 180
+47.1%
-18.8%£1.24B£2.42B-1,224.00599High Trading Volume
SEPL
Seplat Energy
0 of 5 stars
GBX 144.50
-0.2%
N/A+36.3%£850.30M£1.06B1,313.64588
SQZ
Serica Energy
0 of 5 stars
GBX 190.30
+1.0%
N/A-14.2%£745.98M£799.57M264.31180
TTE
TotalEnergies
0 of 5 stars
GBX 65.80
+3.6%
N/A+18.1%£1.53B£218.94B8.25101,279Dividend Announcement
YCA
Yellow Cake
0 of 5 stars
GBX 629.50
+4.6%
GBX 712.67
+13.2%
+83.3%£1.37B£508.05M313.182Positive News
Gap Up
WG
John Wood Group
3.4872 of 5 stars
GBX 127.40
-3.7%
GBX 202.50
+58.9%
-33.7%£881.40M£5.86B-143.1535,335High Trading Volume
TGA
Thungela Resources
0 of 5 stars
GBX 536.50
+6.2%
N/A-28.3%£734.47M£30.63B348.38N/A
AT
Ashtead Technology
0.1809 of 5 stars
GBX 760
+3.0%
GBX 700
-7.9%
+141.3%£607.62M£91.24M3,619.05289News Coverage
Positive News
High Trading Volume

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This page (LON:KOS) was last updated on 4/13/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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