Cabot Oil & Gas Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.50 (-2.50 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 10:51 AM ET)
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Volume162,636 shs
Average Volume7.53 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.79 billion
P/E Ratio25.30
Dividend Yield2.36%
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About Cabot Oil & Gas

Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. engages in the development, exploitation, production and exploration of oil and natural gas properties. It operates through the Marcellus shale in Pennsylvania. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.


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2.02 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

132nd out of 346 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

55th out of 111 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Cabot Oil & Gas (NYSE:COG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Cabot Oil & Gas a buy right now?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cabot Oil & Gas in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 9 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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 buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Cabot Oil & Gas wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies 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, November 4th 2021.
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How were Cabot Oil & Gas' earnings last quarter?

Cabot Oil & Gas Co. (NYSE:COG) posted its earnings results on Thursday, July, 29th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $0.26 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.01. The oil and gas exploration company earned $324.67 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $429.52 million. Cabot Oil & Gas had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.52% and a net margin of 19.77%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 2.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.05 EPS.
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How has Cabot Oil & Gas' stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Cabot Oil & Gas' stock was trading at $16.21 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, COG shares have increased by 23.3% and is now trading at $19.98.
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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, July 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 12th will be given a dividend of $0.11 per share on Thursday, August 26th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 11th.
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Is Cabot Oil & Gas a good dividend stock?

Cabot Oil & Gas pays an annual dividend of $0.44 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.36%. Cabot Oil & Gas does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Cabot Oil & Gas is 102.33%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, Cabot Oil & Gas will have a dividend payout ratio of 19.64% next year. This indicates that Cabot Oil & Gas will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for COG?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Cabot Oil & Gas' shares. Their forecasts range from $17.50 to $22.00. On average, they anticipate Cabot Oil & Gas' share price to reach $20.14 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Cabot Oil & Gas' key executives?

Cabot Oil & Gas' management team includes the following people:
  • Dan O. Dinges, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Phillip L. Stalnaker, Senior Vice President-Operations
  • Scott C. Schroeder, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Charles E. Dyson, Vice President-Information Services
  • G. Kevin Cunningham, Vice President & General Counsel

What is Dan O. Dinges' approval rating as Cabot Oil & Gas' CEO?

16 employees have rated Cabot Oil & Gas CEO Dan O. Dinges on Dan O. Dinges has an approval rating of 57% among Cabot Oil & Gas' employees. This puts Dan O. Dinges in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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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).

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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.43%), State Street Corp (7.68%), BlackRock Inc. (6.59%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (5.43%), Invesco Ltd. (3.35%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.86%). Company insiders that own Cabot Oil & Gas stock include Deidre L Shearer, George Kevin Cunningham, Matthew P Kerin and Steven W Lindeman.
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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 FMR LLC, Manning & Napier Group LLC, BlackRock Inc., Legal & General Group Plc, Van ECK Associates Corp, State Street Corp, Northern Trust Corp, and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Cabot Oil & Gas company stock in the last year include Deidre L Shearer, Matthew P Kerin, and Steven W Lindeman.
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Which major investors are buying Cabot Oil & Gas stock?

COG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Renaissance Technologies LLC, DAVENPORT & Co LLC, Invesco Ltd., CNH Partners LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Marshall Wace LLP, and Bank of New York Mellon Corp.
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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.
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What is Cabot Oil & Gas' stock price today?

One share of COG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.98.

How much money does Cabot Oil & Gas make?

Cabot Oil & Gas has a market capitalization of $7.99 billion and generates $1.47 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas exploration company earns $200.53 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.43 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Cabot Oil & Gas have?

Cabot Oil & Gas employs 503 workers across the globe.

When was Cabot Oil & Gas founded?

Cabot Oil & Gas was founded in 1989.

What is Cabot Oil & Gas' official website?

The official website for Cabot Oil & Gas is

Where are Cabot Oil & Gas' headquarters?

Cabot Oil & Gas is headquartered at 840 Gessner Road Suite 1400, Houston TX, 77024.

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 9/16/2021 by Staff
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