Kosmos Energy (KOS) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.03 (+0.51%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
7.17 million shs
Average Volume
7.34 million shs
Market Capitalization
$2.79 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Kosmos Energy MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.83 Rating Score
62.9% Upside
$9.63 Price Target
Short Interest
8.18% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.29mentions of Kosmos Energy in the last 14 days
Based on 3 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $0.79 to $1.01 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.45 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

31st out of 245 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

15th out of 82 stocks

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About Kosmos Energy Stock (NYSE:KOS)

Kosmos Energy Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas along the Atlantic Margins in the United States. The company's primary assets include production projects located in offshore Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, and the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, as well as gas projects located in offshore Mauritania and Senegal. It undertakes a proven basin exploration program in Equatorial Guinea and the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. Kosmos Energy Ltd. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

KOS Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Crude petroleum & natural gas
Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
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Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
6 Analysts


Net Income
$213.52 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.70 billion
Cash Flow
$1.78 per share
Book Value
$2.27 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$2.79 billion
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Andrew G. Inglis (Age 65)
    Chairman & CEO
    Comp: $2.1M
  • Mr. Neal D. Shah (Age 38)
    Senior VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.19M
  • Mr. Jason E. Doughty (Age 59)
    Senior VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
    Comp: $943.93k
  • Mr. Christopher James Ball (Age 56)
    Senior VP & Chief Commercial Officer
    Comp: $1.32M
  • Mr. Ronald W. Glass (Age 45)
    VP & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Jamie Buckland
    Vice President of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Marvin M. Garrett (Age 68)
    Senior Vice President of Drilling
  • Mr. Michael James Anderson (Age 63)
    Senior Vice President of Sustainability & External Affairs
    Comp: $1.06M
  • Mr. Todd Niebruegge
    SVP & Head of Mauritania -Senegal business unit
  • Mr. Paul Tooms
    Senior Vice President of Technical Functions

KOS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Kosmos Energy stock right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kosmos Energy in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" KOS shares.
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What is Kosmos Energy's stock price target for 2024?

6 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Kosmos Energy's stock. Their KOS share price targets range from $9.00 to $10.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $9.63 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 62.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have KOS shares performed in 2024?

Kosmos Energy's stock was trading at $6.71 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, KOS shares have decreased by 11.8% and is now trading at $5.9150.
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When is Kosmos Energy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 5th 2024.
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How were Kosmos Energy's earnings last quarter?

Kosmos Energy Ltd. (NYSE:KOS) issued its earnings results on Monday, February, 26th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.23 by $0.08. The oil and gas producer earned $507.81 million during the quarter. Kosmos Energy had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 39.32% and a net margin of 12.85%. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.23 earnings per share.

What is Brian F. Maxted's approval rating as Kosmos Energy's CEO?

7 employees have rated Kosmos Energy Chief Executive Officer Brian F. Maxted on Glassdoor.com. Brian F. Maxted has an approval rating of 75% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Kosmos Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Kosmos Energy investors own include Marathon Oil (MRO), Permian Resources (CDEV), Callon Petroleum (CPE), WPX Energy (WPX), Chesapeake Energy (CHKAQ), EnLink Midstream (ENLC), Oasis Petroleum (OAS), Organigram (OGI), Ford Motor (F) and Two Harbors Investment (TWO).

Who are Kosmos Energy's major shareholders?

Kosmos Energy's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (5.33%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (4.48%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.75%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (2.54%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.33%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.20%). Insiders that own company stock include Andrew G Inglis, Deanna L Goodwin, Jason Doughty, Nealesh D Shah, Ronald W Glass, Roy A Franklin and Sir Richard Billing Dearlove.
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How do I buy shares of Kosmos Energy?

Shares of KOS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:KOS) was last updated on 5/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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