Cosan Limited Company Profile (NYSE:CZZ)

About Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ)

Cosan Limited logoCosan Limited (Cosan) is a holding company. The Company's segments include Raizen Energia, Raizen Combustiveis, COMGAS, Cosan Logistica, Lubricants and Other business. The Company's other business include other investments, in addition to the corporate activities. The Company offers Logistics services, including transportation, port loading and storage of sugar, leasing or lending of locomotives, wagons and other railway equipment, through its subsidiaries Rumo Logistica Operadora Multimodal S.A. (Rumo), logistic segment (Logistic). The Company is also engaged in production and distribution of lubricants, through its indirect subsidiaries Cosan Lubrificantes e Especialidades S.A. (Moove) and Comma Oil & Chemicals Ltd. (Comma), under the Mobil licensed trademark in Brazil, Bolivia, Uruguay and Paraguay, in addition to the European and Asian market using the Comma brand and corporate activities (Lubricants).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Refining and Marketing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:CZZ
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $2.42 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 264,690,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $8.49
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $7.58
  • 52 Week Range: $5.63 - $9.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 83.94
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.89
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $3.84 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.63
  • Book Value: $7.42 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.23
  • Annual Dividend: $0.08
  • Dividend Yield: 0.8%
  • EBITDA: $1.23 billion
  • Net Margins: 0.73%
  • Return on Equity: -0.15%
  • Return on Assets: -0.05%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.33%
  • Current Ratio: 1.32%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.23%
  • Average Volume: 1.10 million shs.
  • Beta: 2.27
  • Short Ratio: 1.28

Frequently Asked Questions for Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ)

What is Cosan Limited's stock symbol?

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

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

Cosan Limited declared an annual dividend on Tuesday, May 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.076 per share on Friday, May 26th. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 16th. View Cosan Limited's Dividend History.

How were Cosan Limited's earnings last quarter?

Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 5th. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.20. The firm earned $942.66 million during the quarter. Cosan Limited had a negative return on equity of 0.15% and a net margin of 0.73%. View Cosan Limited's Earnings History.

When will Cosan Limited make its next earnings announcement?

Cosan Limited is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 13th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Cosan Limited.

Are investors shorting Cosan Limited?

Cosan Limited saw a increase in short interest in the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,178,049 shares, an increase of 126.2% from the August 31st total of 962,696 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,142,107 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.9 days. Currently, 1.5% of the company's shares are short sold.

Who are some of Cosan Limited's key competitors?

Who are Cosan Limited's key executives?

Cosan Limited's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Rubens Ometto Silveira Mello, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Marcelo Eduardo Martins, Chief Financial Officer, Director, IR Contact Officer
  • Marcos Marinho Lutz, Chief Compliance Officer, Director; Chief Executive Officer of Cosan S.A.
  • Paula Kovarsky, Director of Investor Relations
  • Marcelo de Souza Scarcela Portela, Director; Legal Vice President of Cosan S.A.
  • Colin Butterfield, Executive Director of Cosan S.A.
  • Nelson Roseira Gomes Neto, Lubricant Vice President of Cosan S.A.
  • Roberto de Rezende Barbosa, Director
  • Burkhard Otto Cordes, Director
  • Pedro Isamu Mizutani, Director

Who owns Cosan Limited stock?

Cosan Limited's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A. (0.62%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cosan Limited.

Who sold Cosan Limited stock? Who is selling Cosan Limited stock?

Cosan Limited's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cosan Limited.

How do I buy Cosan Limited stock?

Shares of Cosan 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 Cosan Limited's stock price today?

One share of Cosan Limited stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.15.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cosan Limited (NYSE CZZ)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  87 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  121 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  208
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cosan 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 Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ)
Price Target History for Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ)
Analysts' Ratings History for Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/9/2017Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
10/6/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightN/AView Rating Details
10/7/2016Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ)
Earnings by Quarter for Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ)
Earnings History by Quarter for Cosan Limited (NYSE CZZ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/13/2017N/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q3 2014$0.21$0.01$942.66 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.50 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.71 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ)
Most Recent Dividend:5/26/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.08
Dividend Yield:0.87%
Dividend Growth:-33.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:16.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
11.27% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ)
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Headline Trends for Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ)
Latest Headlines for Cosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ)
DateHeadline logoCosan Limited (CZZ) Upgraded to "Strong-Buy" by Zacks Investment Research - October 20 at 1:46 PM logoETFs with exposure to Cosan Ltd. : October 16, 2017 - October 16 at 6:30 PM logoCosan Limited (CZZ) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research - October 14 at 9:00 PM logoCosan Limited (CZZ) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - October 12 at 1:18 PM logoBrazil's Cosan to buy Shell's Comgas stake for $365 million - October 10 at 8:30 PM logoCosan Limited (CZZ) Lifted to Outperform at Credit Suisse Group - October 9 at 11:26 PM logoCosan Limited (CZZ) Lowered to Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley - October 7 at 11:10 AM logoContrasting Phillips 66 (PSX) & Cosan Limited (CZZ) - October 7 at 6:52 AM logoETFs with exposure to Cosan Ltd. : October 3, 2017 - October 3 at 5:40 PM logoCosan Ltd. :CZZ-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : October 2, 2017 - October 3 at 7:15 AM logoShort Interest in Cosan Limited (CZZ) Increases By 126.2% - October 3 at 2:18 AM logoReviewing Cosan Limited (CZZ) & China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SNP) - September 21 at 10:13 AM logoCosan Limited (CZZ) Sees Significant Decline in Short Interest - September 20 at 2:20 AM logoCosan Limited (CZZ) versus Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) Head to Head Review - September 10 at 4:32 PM logoCritical Survey: Cosan Limited (CZZ) vs. Sprague Resources (SRLP) - September 9 at 2:12 AM logoChina Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SNP) and Cosan Limited (CZZ) Head-To-Head Survey - September 7 at 10:02 AM logoAnalyzing Cosan Limited (CZZ) and PBF Energy (PBF) - August 31 at 2:26 PM logoAnalysts Expect 23% Gains Ahead For The Holdings of PUW - August 28 at 5:36 PM logoCosan Shares Cross Above 200 DMA - August 25 at 7:19 PM logoWill Cosan Limited (CZZ) Make a Suitable Value Pick Now? - Nasdaq - Nasdaq - August 24 at 11:05 PM logoWill Cosan Limited (CZZ) Make a Suitable Value Pick Now? - August 24 at 6:01 PM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Cosan Ltd. - August 14 at 6:05 PM logoAnalyzing Suncor Energy (SU) and Cosan Limited (CZZ) - August 14 at 6:16 AM logoCosan (CZZ) Posts Profit in Q2, Maintains '17 Guidance - August 11 at 11:14 PM logoCosan (CZZ) Posts Profit in Q2, Maintains '17 Guidance - August 11 at 6:13 PM logoCosan reports 2Q loss - August 11 at 12:03 AM logoCosan Limited (NYSE:CZZ) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday - August 3 at 7:16 AM logoCosan Ltd. – Value Analysis (NYSE:CZZ) : July 31, 2017 - July 31 at 10:39 PM logoHow The Pieces Add Up: PUW Headed For $31 - July 28 at 7:43 PM logoCosan Limited's (CZZ) Growth Potential Solid, Runs Risks - July 17 at 6:37 PM logoCosan Limited's (CZZ) Growth Potential Solid, Runs Risks - July 17 at 6:37 PM logoCosan Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CZZ-US : July 14, 2017 - July 14 at 3:38 PM logoETFs with exposure to Cosan Ltd. : July 13, 2017 - July 13 at 7:02 PM logoCosan Limited (CZZ) vs. Western Gas Equity Partners, (WGP) Head to Head Review - July 7 at 8:07 AM logoETFs with exposure to Cosan Ltd. : July 3, 2017 - July 3 at 5:40 PM logoShares of CZZ Now Oversold - June 15 at 3:38 AM logoPainfully Complex, Cosan Remains An Undervalued Play On Brazil - May 18 at 10:47 AM logoUtilities Stocks Under Review -- NRG Energy, Exelon, Public Service, and Cosan - PR Newswire (press release) - April 12 at 4:44 PM logoCosan S.A. Industria e Comercio -- Moody's takes action on Cosan's ratings - March 20 at 7:52 PM logoCosan S.A. Industria e Comercio -- Moody's affirms Cosan's Ba2 corporate family rating, upgrades national scale ratings; changes outlook to stable - March 17 at 9:59 PM logoCosan Overseas Limited -- Moody's takes action on Cosan's ratings - March 17 at 9:59 PM logoTop Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for January 16th - January 16 at 10:15 AM logoCosan Limited (CZZ) Poised for Growth on Solid Prospects - Nasdaq - January 14 at 4:42 PM



Cosan Limited (CZZ) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

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

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