Kosmos Energy Company Profile (NYSE:KOS)

About Kosmos Energy

Kosmos Energy logoKosmos Energy Ltd. (Kosmos) is a holding company. The Company is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company focused on frontier and emerging areas along the Atlantic Margin. The Company operates in the exploration and production of oil and natural gas segment. The Company's assets include existing production and development projects offshore Ghana, large discoveries offshore Mauritania and Senegal, as well as exploration licenses with hydrocarbon potential offshore Portugal, Sao Tome and Principe, Suriname, Morocco and Western Sahara. The Company has operations in Africa, Europe and South America. Its discoveries in Ghana include Jubilee Field, TEN, Mahogany, Teak, Akasa and Wawa. The Company's other discoveries in Mauritania include Ahmeyim and Marsouin, and Senegal include Guembeul. The Company's West Cape Three Points (WCTP) Block and Deepwater Tano (DT) Block are located within the Tano Basin, offshore Ghana.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Independent Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: KOS
  • CUSIP: G5315B10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $6.10
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $6.15
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $5.80
  • 52-Week Range: $3.17 - $8.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -55.45
  • P/E Growth: -0.31
  • Market Cap: $2.36B
  • Outstanding Shares: 386,194,000
  • Beta: 1.9
  • Net Margins: -25.56%
  • Return on Equity: -2.63%
  • Return on Assets: -1.04%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.01%
  • Current Ratio: 1.25%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.05%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 5 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $8.17 (33.88% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/18/2016Jefferies GroupSet Price TargetBuy$7.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016RBC Capital MarketsUpgradeSector Perform -> Outperform$6.00 -> $9.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform -> Outperform$6.00 -> $9.00View Rating Details
5/11/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeOutperform -> Strong-Buy$7.00View Rating Details
5/10/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/29/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuy$15.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
3/16/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price Target$6.00 -> $8.00View Rating Details
1/5/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price Target$8.00 -> $6.00View Rating Details
12/11/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$6.50View Rating Details
9/8/2015Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight$9.00 -> $8.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2016ListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2016Q216($0.13)($0.11)$121.81 million$45.68 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q116($0.09)($0.04)$108.13 million$62.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/22/2016Q415($0.05)$0.06$170.73 million$121.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315($0.04)$0.02$167.47 million$96.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215$0.02($0.20)$219.35 million$119.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115($0.10)($0.18)$164.70 million$132.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2015Q414($0.06)$0.33$174.13 million$178.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q3$0.01$0.05$183.40 million$138.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q2$0.11$0.15$193.78 million$329.36 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q1$0.04$0.19ViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2014Q4$0.01$219.80 million$214.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313($0.04)($0.12)$222.00 million$215.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2013Q2 2013($0.19)$112.67 million$193.78 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.08$0.05ViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2013Q4 2012$0.08$220.00 million$218.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.35 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.11 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q2 20161($0.10)($0.10)($0.10)
Q3 20161($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q4 20161($0.05)($0.05)($0.05)
Q1 20171($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q2 20171$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q3 20171$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q4 20171$0.08$0.08$0.08
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.74%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 96.30%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/10/2014Holdings L.P. Blackstone IIIMajor ShareholderSell6,750,000$9.33$62,977,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2014Pincus & Co. WarburgDirectorSell24,451,437$9.33$228,131,907.21View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Chris TongDirectorBuy11,000$9.77$107,470.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Christopher James BallSVPBuy10,000$9.81$98,100.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014William S HayesSVPSell21,326$9.86$210,274.36View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014William S HayesSVPSell16,000$9.50$152,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014William S HayesSVPSell4,000$9.52$38,080.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014David Benjamin KriegerDirectorSell10,752,500$9.85$105,912,125.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Holdings L.P. Blackstone IIIMajor ShareholderSell8,797,500$9.85$86,655,375.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014William S HayesSVPSell35,000$11.17$390,950.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014Brian F MaxtedInsiderSell6,600$11.25$74,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell34,564$11.25$388,845.00View SEC Filing  
6/23/2014Brian F MaxtedInsiderSell7,900$11.25$88,875.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2014Brian F MaxtedInsiderSell9,275$11.25$104,343.75View SEC Filing  
6/20/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell113,827$11.14$1,268,032.78View SEC Filing  
6/18/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell200,000$11.01$2,202,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2014Brian F MaxtedInsiderSell20,637$11.00$227,007.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014William S HayesSVPSell35,000$10.32$361,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014Brian MaxtedInsiderSell31,452$11.00$345,972.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell27,602$11.00$303,622.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014William HayesSVPSell35,000$10.86$380,100.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Brian MaxtedInsiderSell45,611$11.01$502,177.11View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell68,722$11.02$757,316.44View SEC Filing  
4/24/2014Brian MaxtedInsiderSell57,360$11.00$630,960.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2014Paul DaillySVPSell30,281$11.00$333,091.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell95,421$11.00$1,049,631.00View SEC Filing  
4/23/2014Brian MaxtedInsiderSell64,834$11.00$713,174.00View SEC Filing  
4/23/2014Paul DaillySVPSell64,800$11.00$712,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/23/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell52,861$11.00$581,471.00View SEC Filing  
4/22/2014Brian MaxtedInsiderSell51,544$11.00$566,984.00View SEC Filing  
4/22/2014Paul DaillySVPSell69,369$11.00$763,059.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell53,703$11.00$590,733.00View SEC Filing  
4/17/2014Brian MaxtedInsiderSell82,162$11.00$903,782.00View SEC Filing  
4/17/2014Paul DaillySVPSell69,532$11.00$764,852.00View SEC Filing  
4/17/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell53,995$11.00$593,945.00View SEC Filing  
4/16/2014Brian MaxtedInsiderSell36,787$10.93$402,081.91View SEC Filing  
4/16/2014Paul DaillySVPSell16,018$11.00$176,198.00View SEC Filing  
4/16/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell16,801$11.00$184,811.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2014Brian MaxtedInsiderSell40,475$10.80$437,130.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2014Paul DaillySVPSell27,565$10.61$292,464.65View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014Paul DaillySVPSell102,311$10.51$1,075,288.61View SEC Filing  
4/11/2014Paul DaillySVPSell120,124$10.52$1,263,704.48View SEC Filing  
4/10/2014Paul DaillySVPSell36,331$10.49$381,112.19View SEC Filing  
4/9/2014Paul DaillySVPSell213,669$10.41$2,224,294.29View SEC Filing  
4/7/2014Brian MaxtedInsiderSell151,589$10.72$1,625,034.08View SEC Filing  
4/4/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell10,799$11.00$118,789.00View SEC Filing  
4/3/2014Brian MaxtedInsiderSell86,020$10.95$941,919.00View SEC Filing  
4/3/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell7,160$11.00$78,760.00View SEC Filing  
4/2/2014Brian MaxtedInsiderSell121,201$10.95$1,327,150.95View SEC Filing  
4/2/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell25,137$11.00$276,507.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Brian MaxtedInsiderSell402,845$10.98$4,423,238.10View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell69,481$11.00$764,291.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014William HayesSVPSell35,000$10.95$383,250.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2014Brian MaxtedInsiderSell178,956$10.98$1,964,936.88View SEC Filing  
3/31/2014W Greg DunlevyCFOSell9,191$11.00$101,101.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2014William HayesSVPSell35,000$10.93$382,550.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014Brian MaxtedInsiderSell128,027$11.10$1,421,099.70View SEC Filing  
1/13/2014John Randolph Kemp IIIDirectorSell5,000$11.51$57,550.00View SEC Filing  
1/9/2014John Randolph Kemp IIIDirectorSell2,778$11.45$31,808.10View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013John Randolph Kemp IIIDirectorSell3,100$11.40$35,340.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013William HayesSVPSell15,000$11.03$165,450.00View SEC Filing  
7/16/2013William S HayesSVPSell15,000$11.00$165,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013William S HayesSVPSell15,000$12.02$180,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2013Eric HaasSVPSell40,002$10.88$435,221.76View SEC Filing  
3/4/2013Chris TongDirectorBuy2,000$10.50$21,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2013William S HayesSVPSell15,000$12.41$186,150.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Chris TongDirectorBuy10,000$9.62$96,200.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS) Chart for Monday, October, 24, 2016

Last Updated on 10/24/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff