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VAALCO Energy (EGY) Competitors

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EGY vs. KOS, SBOW, BRY, SD, WTI, PHX, COP, EOG, FANG, and DVN

Should you be buying VAALCO Energy stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of VAALCO Energy include Kosmos Energy (KOS), SilverBow Resources (SBOW), Berry (BRY), SandRidge Energy (SD), W&T Offshore (WTI), PHX Minerals (PHX), ConocoPhillips (COP), EOG Resources (EOG), Diamondback Energy (FANG), and Devon Energy (DVN). These companies are all part of the "oil & gas exploration & production" industry.

VAALCO Energy vs.

VAALCO Energy (NYSE:EGY) and Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS) are both oils/energy companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, risk, profitability, media sentiment, community ranking, institutional ownership and earnings.

VAALCO Energy presently has a consensus price target of $8.00, indicating a potential upside of 14.45%. Kosmos Energy has a consensus price target of $9.30, indicating a potential upside of 59.25%. Given Kosmos Energy's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Kosmos Energy is more favorable than VAALCO Energy.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
VAALCO Energy
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
Kosmos Energy
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.83

In the previous week, VAALCO Energy had 4 more articles in the media than Kosmos Energy. MarketBeat recorded 5 mentions for VAALCO Energy and 1 mentions for Kosmos Energy. Kosmos Energy's average media sentiment score of 1.83 beat VAALCO Energy's score of 0.56 indicating that Kosmos Energy is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
VAALCO Energy
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Kosmos Energy
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Very Positive

VAALCO Energy has a net margin of 13.60% compared to Kosmos Energy's net margin of 12.85%. Kosmos Energy's return on equity of 39.32% beat VAALCO Energy's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
VAALCO Energy13.60% 14.04% 7.89%
Kosmos Energy 12.85%39.32%7.85%

50.3% of VAALCO Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.3% of Kosmos Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.3% of VAALCO Energy shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.0% of Kosmos Energy shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Kosmos Energy has higher revenue and earnings than VAALCO Energy. VAALCO Energy is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Kosmos Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
VAALCO Energy$455.07M1.59$60.35M$0.6011.63
Kosmos Energy$1.70B1.61$213.52M$0.4612.65

Kosmos Energy received 262 more outperform votes than VAALCO Energy when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 64.92% of users gave Kosmos Energy an outperform vote while only 60.42% of users gave VAALCO Energy an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
VAALCO EnergyOutperform Votes
258
60.42%
Underperform Votes
169
39.58%
Kosmos EnergyOutperform Votes
520
64.92%
Underperform Votes
281
35.08%

VAALCO Energy has a beta of 1.19, meaning that its stock price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Kosmos Energy has a beta of 2.41, meaning that its stock price is 141% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Kosmos Energy beats VAALCO Energy on 13 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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EGY vs. The Competition

MetricVAALCO EnergyCrude petroleum & natural gas IndustryEnergy SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$722.15M$8.52B$7.95B$18.55B
Dividend Yield3.65%23.42%11.56%3.49%
P/E Ratio11.6314.5814.7623.07
Price / Sales1.594.16114.7815.62
Price / Cash3.987.1811.4520.25
Price / Book1.531.923.745.16
Net Income$60.35M$1.23B$954.27M$971.37M
7 Day Performance8.22%3.49%329.96%5.69%
1 Month Performance14.80%5.07%331.49%6.77%
1 Year Performance74.28%4.47%347.64%10.47%

VAALCO Energy Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
KOS
Kosmos Energy
4.4665 of 5 stars
4.47 / 5 stars
$5.96
+2.4%
$9.30
+56.0%
-7.2%$2.81B$1.70B12.96243Positive News
SBOW
SilverBow Resources
3.4955 of 5 stars
3.50 / 5 stars
$39.54
+1.5%
$45.33
+14.7%
+33.2%$1.01B$652.36M5.34134
BRY
Berry
3.676 of 5 stars
3.68 / 5 stars
$7.01
+2.6%
$8.00
+14.1%
-5.5%$539.35M$903.46M701.001,282Short Interest ↓
SD
SandRidge Energy
3.263 of 5 stars
3.26 / 5 stars
$14.02
+2.0%
N/A-10.4%$520.42M$148.64M10.78102Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Positive News
WTI
W&T Offshore
2.0935 of 5 stars
2.09 / 5 stars
$2.55
+2.0%
$7.80
+205.9%
-35.9%$374.49M$541.72M-17.00320Positive News
PHX
PHX Minerals
4.2787 of 5 stars
4.28 / 5 stars
$3.35
+2.4%
$5.20
+55.2%
+6.9%$125.49M$44.46M30.4620Positive News
COP
ConocoPhillips
4.8009 of 5 stars
4.80 / 5 stars
$116.93
+1.5%
$145.07
+24.1%
+7.6%$136.75B$58.57B13.249,900Analyst Downgrade
Short Interest ↓
Analyst Revision
EOG
EOG Resources
4.0129 of 5 stars
4.01 / 5 stars
$132.45
+0.7%
$144.55
+9.1%
+10.6%$76.12B$24.19B10.463,050Positive News
FANG
Diamondback Energy
3.919 of 5 stars
3.92 / 5 stars
$213.80
+2.3%
$208.85
-2.3%
+54.1%$38.13B$8.41B12.051,023Analyst Revision
DVN
Devon Energy
4.9336 of 5 stars
4.93 / 5 stars
$48.92
+1.4%
$59.56
+21.8%
-1.3%$30.92B$15.26B9.341,900Short Interest ↓

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This page (NYSE:EGY) was last updated on 7/17/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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