CNOOC Limited Company Profile (NYSE:CEO)

About CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)

CNOOC Limited logoCNOOC Limited is a Hong Kong-based investment holding company principally engaged in the exploration, production and trading of oil and gas. Its businesses include conventional oil and gas businesses, shale oil and gas businesses, oil sands businesses and other unconventional oil and gas businesses. The Company mainly operates businesses through three segments. The Exploration and Production segment is engaged in the exploration, development and production of crude oil, natural gas and other petroleum products. The Trading segment is engaged in the trading of crude oil, natural gas and other petroleum products. The Corporate segment is engaged in corporate-related businesses. The Company mainly operates businesses in China, Canada, the United Kingdom, Nigeria, Indonesia and Brazil, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Exploration and Production
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:CEO
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $56.97468 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 446,474,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $125.05
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $116.76
  • 52 Week Range: $108.05 - $138.07
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.32
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.50
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $26.27 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.16
  • Book Value: $132.00 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.96
  • Annual Dividend: $4.92
  • Dividend Yield: 3.9%
  • EBITDA: $14.41 billion
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.32%
  • Current Ratio: 1.82%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.71%
  • Average Volume: 126,545 shs.
  • Beta: 0.75
  • Short Ratio: 2

Frequently Asked Questions for CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)

What is CNOOC Limited's stock symbol?

CNOOC Limited trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CEO."

How often does CNOOC Limited pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CNOOC Limited?

CNOOC Limited declared a semiannual dividend on Monday, August 28th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 7th will be paid a dividend of $2.5567 per share on Thursday, October 19th. This represents a yield of 4.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 6th. View CNOOC Limited's Dividend History.

Where is CNOOC Limited's stock going? Where will CNOOC Limited's stock price be in 2017?

8 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for CNOOC Limited's shares. Their forecasts range from $131.00 to $131.00. On average, they expect CNOOC Limited's share price to reach $131.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for CNOOC Limited.

Who are some of CNOOC Limited's key competitors?

Who are CNOOC Limited's key executives?

CNOOC Limited's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Keqiang Xu, President, Executive Director
  • Guangyu Yuan, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Hua Zhong, Chief Financial Officer
  • Wei Chen, Executive Vice President, Compliance Officer, General Counsel
  • Yong Li, Executive Vice President, General Manager - Tianjin Branch
  • Yuhong Xie, Executive Vice President, Chief Geologist, General Manager - Exploration Department
  • Guohua Zhang, Senior Vice President of the Company and the General Manager of CNOOC China Limited Zhanjiang Branch
  • Zongjie Qiu, Vice President, General Manager - Development and Production Department
  • Zaisheng Liu, Vice President
  • Yunhua Deng, Deputy Chief Exploration Engineer

How do I buy CNOOC Limited stock?

Shares of CNOOC Limited can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is CNOOC Limited's stock price today?

One share of CNOOC Limited stock can currently be purchased for approximately $127.19.

MarketBeat Community Rating for CNOOC Limited (NYSE CEO)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  121 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  182 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  303
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CNOOC Limited and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.88)
Consensus Price Target: $131.00 (3.00% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)
Price Target History for CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)
Analysts' Ratings History for CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/29/2017CLSAUpgradeSell -> OutperformLowView Rating Details
8/25/2017Bank of America CorporationUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
8/8/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$131.00HighView Rating Details
7/5/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightMediumView Rating Details
6/5/2017HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyLowView Rating Details
3/23/2017MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformLowView Rating Details
3/23/2017Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyMediumView Rating Details
1/13/2017Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeUnderperform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
6/21/2016BOCOM International HoldingsUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
5/18/2016NomuraUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
5/17/2016MizuhoUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
5/10/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightN/AView Rating Details
3/8/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
1/20/2016Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)
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Earnings Estimates for CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.77 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $11.06 EPS


Current Dividend Information for CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)
Most Recent Dividend:10/19/2017
Annual Dividend:$4.92
Dividend Yield:3.87%
Dividend Growth:-16.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:56.10% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
44.48% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)

Dividend History by Quarter for CNOOC Limited (NYSE CEO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)
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Headline Trends for CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)
Latest Headlines for CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)
DateHeadline logoETFs with exposure to CNOOC Ltd. : October 16, 2017 - October 16 at 5:50 PM logoWhich Integrated Energy Stocks Are Rising This Week? - October 12 at 5:51 PM logoCNOOC Limited (CEO) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - October 7 at 2:40 PM logoCNOOC Ltd. : CEO-US: Dividend Analysis : September 07th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 27, 2017 - October 2 at 4:08 PM logoCNOOC Limited (CEO) Lifted to Outperform at CLSA - September 29 at 11:28 AM logoChina’s Cnooc Looks for Gulf of Mexico Oil Partners - September 15 at 5:29 PM logoCNOOC (CEO) Unit Ends Aurora LNG Project Feasibility Study - September 15 at 5:29 PM logoCNOOC's Nexen ends LNG feasibility study in western Canada - September 14 at 5:51 PM logoAlberta Banking On An Oil Sands Boom - September 14 at 5:51 PM logoCNOOC Limited (CEO) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - September 12 at 2:52 PM logoFinancial Survey: Approach Resources (AREX) & CNOOC Limited (CEO) - September 9 at 10:30 PM logoCNOOC Ltd. :CEO-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : September 8, 2017 - September 8 at 10:33 PM logoCNOOC Signs Production Sharing Contract With SK For Block In South China Sea - September 5 at 6:36 PM logoCNOOC signs PSC with SK - September 5 at 6:36 PM logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for CNOOC Limited (CEO) Decreased by Jefferies Group - August 31 at 9:46 AM logoPetroChina (PTR) Half-Year Profits Surge on Crude Revival - August 30 at 4:46 PM logoCNOOC Limited (CEO) Plans $2.56 Semiannual Dividend - August 28 at 6:26 PM logoBullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - CEO - August 25 at 6:51 PM logoCNOOC H1 EBITDA Up 50.9% YoY - Quick Facts - August 25 at 6:51 PM logoBank of America Corporation Upgrades CNOOC Limited (CEO) to "Neutral" - August 25 at 7:28 AM logoCNOOC Limited: Costs Continue to Improve with Profits Significantly Increased - August 24 at 5:12 PM logoCNOOC Limited (CEO) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - August 18 at 2:42 PM logoCNOOC Limited Announces Hangingstone Project Commences Production - August 8 at 3:34 AM logoGoldman Sachs Upgrades CNOOC Ltd. (CEO) to Buy - August 7 at 10:33 PM logoLMR Partners LLP Buys Altaba Inc, ICICI Bank, iShares MSCI Emerging Index Fund, Sells Infosys, ... - August 4 at 5:20 PM logoPrimeline Files 2017 Annual Operational Results and Financial Statements - August 1 at 3:36 PM logoCNOOC Limited Announces BD Gas Field in Indonesia Commences Production - July 31 at 10:06 PM logoWhy OPEC May Be Stuck With $50 Oil - July 25 at 5:02 PM logoCNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO) Rating Increased to Overweight at J P Morgan Chase & Co - July 9 at 9:04 PM logoOil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd. -- Moody's publishes latest edition of Asia Oil & Gas Quarterly - July 6 at 11:20 PM logoAmerica's Only Rare Earth Mine Is Stuck in a Distressed Debt Dispute - June 22 at 11:17 AM logoExxonMobil Moves Ahead with Liza Project Offshore Guyana - June 19 at 2:26 PM logoPrimeline Energy Issues 825,563 Shares to GRF - June 16 at 4:58 PM logoExxonMobil's (XOM) Royalty Payments from Guyana to Double - June 5 at 4:10 PM logoUnder the radar - May 19 at 9:09 PM logoPrimeline Energy Appoints CLSA as Advisor - April 11 at 10:52 AM logoCNOOC: Reshaping Cost Competitiveness, Steady Progress Made in All Businesses in 2016 - March 23 at 9:37 PM logoChina Oilfield Services Limited -- Moody's: COSL's weak 2016 results in line with the company's negative rating outlook - March 23 at 9:37 PM logo[$$] Cnooc Manages to Book Annual Profit Amid Cost Cutting - March 23 at 4:36 PM logoPrimeline Energy Issues 644,505 Shares to GRF - March 15 at 9:34 PM logoCNOOC (CEO): Moving Average Crossover Alert - Nasdaq - March 15 at 6:32 AM logoPrimeline Resolves Zhejiang Gas Dispute - March 1 at 4:16 PM logoShares of CEO Now Oversold - Nasdaq - February 28 at 4:26 PM logoU.S. transparency reversal stings Canadian, European oil firms - February 3 at 9:29 PM logoCOSL Finance (BVI) Limited -- Moody's confirms COSL's Baa1 ratings; outlook negative - January 24 at 4:48 PM logoOil Investors Await 2017 Investment Plans (CVX, CEO) - January 24 at 2:06 AM logoOil Investors Await 2017 Investment Plans - January 23 at 4:04 PM logoCNOOC Limited -- Moody's: CNOOC Limited's rating not impacted by planned capex increase in 2017 - January 23 at 2:19 AM logoCNOOC Limited Announces its 2017 Business Strategy and ... - PR Newswire (press release) - January 20 at 3:27 AM logoChina’s Cnooc to Raise Spending 1st Time Since Oil’s Plunge - January 19 at 10:26 PM



CNOOC Limited (CEO) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/21/2017 by Staff

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