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Cabot Oil & Gas Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.52 (+3.27 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $16.44
50-Day Range
MA: $17.81
52-Week Range
Now: $16.44
Volume8.61 million shs
Average Volume7.00 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.55 billion
P/E Ratio26.52
Dividend Yield2.51%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.32 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.07 billion
Cash Flow$2.49 per share
Book Value$5.32 per share


Net Income$681.07 million


Market Cap$6.55 billion
Next Earnings Date2/18/2021 (Estimated)
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(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Cabot Oil & Gas (NYSE:COG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Cabot Oil & Gas' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Cabot Oil & Gas' stock was trading at $16.21 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, COG stock has increased by 1.4% and is now trading at $16.44.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Cabot Oil & Gas?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cabot Oil & Gas in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 9 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Cabot Oil & Gas?

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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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 29th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.02. The oil and gas exploration company earned $291.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $346.89 million. Cabot Oil & Gas had a return on equity of 8.84% and a net margin of 16.73%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 32.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous 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 Wednesday, October 28th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 12th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Monday, November 23rd. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.43%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 10th.
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How will Cabot Oil & Gas' stock buyback program work?

Cabot Oil & Gas declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback plan on Friday, July 26th 2019, which authorizes the company to buyback 25,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for COG?

17 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Cabot Oil & Gas' stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate Cabot Oil & Gas' share price to reach $20.59 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 25.2% 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 66, Pay $3.39M)
  • Mr. Scott C. Schroeder, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57, Pay $1.77M)
  • Mr. Phillip L. Stalnaker, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 60, Pay $1.03M)
  • Mr. Jeffrey W. Hutton, Sr. VP of Marketing (Age 64, Pay $1.05M)
  • Mr. Steven W. Lindeman, Sr. VP of EHS & Engineering (Age 59, Pay $1.05M)
  • Mr. Todd M. Roemer, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Charles E. Dyson II, VP of Information Services (Age 48)
  • Ms. Deidre L. Shearer, VP of Admin. & Corp. Sec. (Age 52)
  • Mr. George Kevin Cunningham, VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 66)
  • Mr. Todd L. Liebl, Sr. VP of Land & Bus. Devel. (Age 62)

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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.17%), State Street Corp (6.42%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (2.34%), King Luther Capital Management Corp (1.02%), Sound Shore Management Inc CT (0.99%) and AJO LP (0.95%). Company insiders that own Cabot Oil & Gas stock include Dan O Dinges, 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 Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio, BlackRock Inc., Paloma Partners Management Co, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., First Trust Advisors LP, and Sound Shore Management Inc CT.
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Which major investors are buying Cabot Oil & Gas stock?

COG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, AJO LP, Payden & Rygel, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Lansdowne Partners UK LLP, Psagot Investment House Ltd., Victory Capital Management Inc., and DAVENPORT & Co LLC. 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 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 $16.44.

How big of a company is Cabot Oil & Gas?

Cabot Oil & Gas has a market capitalization of $6.55 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 12/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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