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Cabot Oil & Gas Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.23 (-1.19 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $19.07
50-Day Range
MA: $17.08
52-Week Range
Now: $19.07
Volume5.08 million shs
Average Volume5.07 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.60 billion
P/E Ratio30.76
Dividend Yield2.11%
Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation, an independent oil and gas company, explores for, exploits, develops, produces, and markets oil and gas properties in the United States. It primarily focuses on the Marcellus Shale with approximately 173,000 net acres in the dry gas window of the play located in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania. The company sells its natural gas to industrial customers, local distribution companies, gas marketers, and power generation facilities through gathering systems and pipelines. As of December 31, 2019, it had proved reserves of approximately 12,903 billion cubic feet of gas; and 22 thousand barrels of oil or other liquid hydrocarbons. Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation was incorporated in 1989 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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Overall MarketRank

1.92 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

51st out of 539 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

19th out of 194 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.07 billion
Cash Flow$2.68 per share
Book Value$5.27 per share


Net Income$681.07 million


Market Cap$7.60 billion
Next Earnings Date2/18/2021 (Estimated)
-0.23 (-1.19 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Cabot Oil & Gas (NYSE:COG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Cabot Oil & Gas' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Cabot Oil & Gas' stock was trading at $16.21 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, COG shares have increased by 17.6% and is now trading at $19.07.
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Is Cabot Oil & Gas a buy right now?

17 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cabot Oil & Gas in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Cabot Oil & Gas stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in COG, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Cabot Oil & Gas?

Wall Street analysts have given Cabot Oil & Gas a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Cabot Oil & Gas wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Cabot Oil & Gas' next earnings date?

Cabot Oil & Gas is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 18th 2021.
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How were Cabot Oil & Gas' earnings last quarter?

Cabot Oil & Gas Co. (NYSE:COG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 29th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.02. The oil and gas exploration company had revenue of $291.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $346.89 million. Cabot Oil & Gas had a return on equity of 8.84% and a net margin of 16.73%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 32.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.29 EPS.
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How often does Cabot Oil & Gas pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cabot Oil & Gas?

Cabot Oil & Gas declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, January 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, January 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Thursday, February 4th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.10%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, January 20th.
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Is Cabot Oil & Gas a good dividend stock?

Cabot Oil & Gas pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.11%. Cabot Oil & Gas does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Cabot Oil & Gas is 24.69%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Cabot Oil & Gas will have a dividend payout ratio of 21.86% next year. This indicates that Cabot Oil & Gas will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Cabot Oil & Gas' stock buyback program work?

Cabot Oil & Gas declared that its board has initiated a stock buyback program on Friday, July 26th 2019, which permits the company to buyback 25,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for COG?

17 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Cabot Oil & Gas' shares. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $23.00. On average, they expect Cabot Oil & Gas' stock price to reach $20.47 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Cabot Oil & Gas' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Cabot Oil & Gas own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Cabot Oil & Gas investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Intelsat (I), Gilead Sciences (GILD), AMC Entertainment (AMC), Ciena (CIEN), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Fossil Group (FOSL), Micron Technology (MU) and Intel (INTC).

Who are Cabot Oil & Gas' key executives?

Cabot Oil & Gas' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Dan O. Dinges, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 67, Pay $3.39M)
  • Mr. Scott C. Schroeder, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58, Pay $1.77M)
  • Mr. Phillip L. Stalnaker, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 61, Pay $1.03M)
  • Mr. Jeffrey W. Hutton, Sr. VP of Marketing (Age 65, Pay $1.05M)
  • Mr. Steven W. Lindeman, Sr. VP of EHS & Engineering (Age 60, Pay $1.05M)
  • Mr. Todd M. Roemer, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Charles E. Dyson II, VP of Information Services (Age 49)
  • Ms. Deidre L. Shearer, VP of Admin. & Corp. Sec. (Age 53)
  • Mr. George Kevin Cunningham, VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 67)
  • Mr. Todd L. Liebl, Sr. VP of Land & Bus. Devel. (Age 63)

What is Cabot Oil & Gas' stock symbol?

Cabot Oil & Gas trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "COG."

Who are Cabot Oil & Gas' major shareholders?

Cabot Oil & Gas' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.08%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%), RNC Capital Management LLC (0.01%), Hudson Valley Investment Advisors Inc. ADV (0.01%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.01%) and NuWave Investment Management LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own Cabot Oil & Gas stock include Dan O Dinges, Deidre L Shearer, George Kevin Cunningham, Jeffrey W Hutton, Peter B Delaney and Rhys J Best.
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Which major investors are selling Cabot Oil & Gas stock?

COG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Cabot Oil & Gas company stock in the last year include Deidre L Shearer, and George Kevin Cunningham.
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Which major investors are buying Cabot Oil & Gas stock?

COG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., RNC Capital Management LLC, NuWave Investment Management LLC, Hudson Valley Investment Advisors Inc. ADV, and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have bought Cabot Oil & Gas stock in the last two years include Dan O Dinges, Peter B Delaney, and Rhys J Best.
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How do I buy shares of Cabot Oil & Gas?

Shares of COG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Cabot Oil & Gas' stock price today?

One share of COG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.07.

How big of a company is Cabot Oil & Gas?

Cabot Oil & Gas has a market capitalization of $7.60 billion and generates $2.07 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas exploration company earns $681.07 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.62 on an earnings per share basis. Cabot Oil & Gas employs 547 workers across the globe.

What is Cabot Oil & Gas' official website?

The official website for Cabot Oil & Gas is www.cabotog.com.

How can I contact Cabot Oil & Gas?

Cabot Oil & Gas' mailing address is 840 Gessner Road Suite 1400, Houston TX, 77024. The oil and gas exploration company can be reached via phone at 281-589-4600 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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