Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:COG)

About Cabot Oil & Gas Corp.

Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. logoCabot Oil & Gas Corporation is an independent oil and gas company engaged in the development, exploitation and exploration of oil and gas properties. The Company operates in the segment of natural gas and oil development, exploitation, exploration and production, in the continental United States. Its assets are concentrated in areas with known hydrocarbon resources, which are conducive to multi-well, repeatable drilling programs. The Company's exploration, development and production operations are primarily concentrated in two unconventional plays: the Marcellus Shale in northeast Pennsylvania and the Eagle Ford Shale in south Texas. It also has operations in various other unconventional and conventional plays throughout the continental United States. It has operations in Houston, Texas and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Its Marcellus Shale properties are principally located in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania. It holds over 200,000 net acres in the dry gas window of the play.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Independent Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: COG
  • CUSIP: 12709710
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $25.80
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $25.22
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $24.29
  • 52-Week Range: $14.88 - $26.74
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 61.43
  • P/E Growth: -3.13
  • Market Cap: $12.00B
  • Outstanding Shares: 465,148,000
  • Beta: 0.88
  • Net Margins: -21.59%
  • Return on Equity: -4.16%
  • Return on Assets: -1.88%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.53%
  • Current Ratio: 2.89%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.82%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE:COG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 10 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.61)
Consensus Price Target: $27.82 (7.82% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE:COG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/28/2016GMP SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$39.00View Rating Details
9/23/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Strong-Buy$25.57 -> $30.00View Rating Details
9/1/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$22.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/29/2016Williams CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$30.00View Rating Details
8/15/2016Drexel HamiltonBoost Price TargetBuy$31.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
8/13/2016ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform -> Sector Outperform$30.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/11/2016Howard WeilUpgradeSector Perform -> Sector Outperform$30.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016Capital One Financial Corp.UpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
6/14/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$24.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
5/5/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$27.00View Rating Details
4/26/2016Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$21.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
4/15/2016Tudor PickeringDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
4/7/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$20.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
2/29/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$31.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
2/23/2016Topeka Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetBuy$25.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details
2/2/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaInitiated CoverageBuy$31.00View Rating Details
1/27/2016Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
1/21/2016NomuraLower Price TargetHold$23.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details
1/19/2016KLR GroupLower Price Target$36.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
1/12/2016Cowen and CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$23.00 -> $22.00View Rating Details
12/22/2015KeyCorpLower Price Target$20.00View Rating Details
12/3/2015SusquehannaLower Price TargetNeutral$25.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
10/21/2015Robert W. BairdLower Price Target$28.00 -> $25.00View Rating Details
10/19/2015Seaport Global SecuritiesLower Price Target$37.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
8/24/2015Bank of America Corp.Lower Price TargetBuy$40.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
7/30/2015Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
7/28/2015Imperial CapitalLower Price TargetOutperform$35.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
6/2/2015Evercore Partners Inc.Initiated CoverageHold$39.00View Rating Details
6/1/2015Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageHold$39.00View Rating Details
5/19/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$39.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
4/28/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$30.00View Rating Details
4/17/2015SimmonsUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightView Rating Details
1/27/2015GuggenheimInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/1/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE:COG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/29/2016Q216($0.08)($0.07)$270.13 million$246.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2016Q116($0.14)($0.13)$273.48 million$281.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2016Q415($0.04)($0.02)$334.15 million$280.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2015Q315$0.01($0.01)$363.54 million$305.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2015Q215$0.04$0.03$376.54 million$306.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2015Q115$0.04$0.12$430.43 million$464.77 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2015Q414$0.24$0.23$567.70 million$618.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2014Q314$0.22$0.24$519.80 million$512.02 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.26$0.28$526.03 million$533.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.26$0.26$524.35 million$509.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413$0.18$0.18$475.78 million$487.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.19$0.18$450.81 million$435.85 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.39$0.45$435.32 million$449.68 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013$0.25$0.26$367.38 million$373.29 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q4 2012$0.21$0.27$348.70 million$369.88 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.13$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$0.07$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.28$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.12$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011$0.21$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE:COG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.14 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.42 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20169($0.24)$0.08($0.10)
Q2 20167($0.17)($0.01)($0.07)
Q3 20168($0.14)$0.02($0.03)
Q4 20168($0.09)$0.10$0.02
Q1 20175$0.10$0.21$0.15
Q2 20175$0.08$0.13$0.10
Q3 20175$0.07$0.11$0.10
Q4 20175$0.13$0.20$0.16
Q1 20181$0.27$0.27$0.27
Q2 20181$0.20$0.20$0.20
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE:COG)
Annual Dividend:$0.08
Dividend Yield:0.31%
Dividend Growth:31.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-14.04% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-57.14% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
19.05% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE:COG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE:COG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 94.93%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/13/2016George Kevin CunninghamInsiderSell3,000$25.25$75,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/21/2016George Kevin CunninghamGeneral CounselSell6,178$25.32$156,426.96View SEC Filing  
5/5/2016George Kevin CunninghamGeneral CounselSell8,500$24.26$206,210.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2016Robert S BoswellDirectorBuy5,000$24.35$121,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/28/2015George Kevin CunninghamGeneral CounselSell5,670$17.16$97,297.20View SEC Filing  
9/29/2015George Kevin CunninghamGeneral CounselSell3,623$22.37$81,046.51View SEC Filing  
4/30/2015Scott C SchroederCFOSell26,316$33.76$888,428.16View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Rhys J BestDirectorBuy5,000$29.02$145,100.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014P Dexter PeacockDirectorSell100,000$30.75$3,075,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014George Kevin CunninghamGeneral CounselSell2,950$34.20$100,890.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014P Dexter PeacockDirectorSell30,000$38.63$1,158,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/20/2013Deidre ShearerInsiderSell1,000$38.53$38,530.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013Robert KelleyDirectorBuy14,000$33.05$462,700.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013George Kevin CunninghamGeneral CounselSell2,000$36.60$73,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013George Kevin CunninghamGeneral CounselSell5,922$76.60$453,625.20View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE:COG)
DateHeadline logoCabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) Accounts Payable At $142.501 (NYSE:COG) - September 30 at 4:45 PM logoCabot Oil & Gas Looks Attractive With Higher Natural Gas Prices (NYSE:COG) - September 30 at 4:45 PM
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Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE:COG) Chart for Saturday, October, 1, 2016

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