About Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS)
Kosmos Energy Ltd. explores for and produces oil and gas in Africa and South America. Its asset portfolio includes production and other development projects in offshore Ghana and Equatorial Guinea; and exploration potential in offshore Mauritania and Senegal, as well as exploration licenses in offshore Cote d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Morocco, Sao Tome and Principe, and Suriname. The company was founded in 2003 and is based in Hamilton, Bermuda.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production
Trailing P/E Ratio-24.73
Forward P/E Ratio116.57
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$636.84 million
Price / Sales5.08
Cash Flow$0.3773 per share
Price / Cash21.63
Book Value$2.30 per share
Price / Book3.55
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.33)
Return on Equity-11.16%
Return on Assets-3.47%
Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Kosmos Energy's stock symbol?
Kosmos Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KOS."
How were Kosmos Energy's earnings last quarter?
Kosmos Energy Ltd (NYSE:KOS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 7th. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.06) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.13) by $0.07. The oil and gas producer earned $127.18 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $125.50 million. Kosmos Energy had a negative net margin of 39.90% and a negative return on equity of 11.16%. The firm's revenue was down 16.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned ($0.11) EPS. View Kosmos Energy's Earnings History.
When is Kosmos Energy's next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for KOS?
14 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Kosmos Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Kosmos Energy's share price to reach $9.6018 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Kosmos Energy.
Who are some of Kosmos Energy's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Kosmos Energy include Encana (ECA), Diamondback Energy (FANG), Cenovus Energy (CVE), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG), Parsley Energy (PE), Cimarex Energy (XEC), WPX Energy (WPX), RSP Permian (RSPP), Antero Resources (AR), Energen (EGN), Murphy Oil (MUR), Newfield Exploration (NFX), Vermilion Energy (VET), Centennial Resource Development (CDEV) and Whiting Petroleum (WLL).
Who are Kosmos Energy's key executives?
Kosmos Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Andrew G. Inglis, Chairman & CEO (Age 59)
- Mr. Brian F. Maxted, Founding Partner, Chief Exploration Officer & Director (Age 60)
- Mr. Thomas P. Chambers, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 63)
- Mr. Jason E. Doughty, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 53)
- Mr. Christopher James Ball, Sr. VP of Planning & Bus. Devel. (Age 50)
Has Kosmos Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?
News headlines about KOS stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, according to Accern. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Kosmos Energy earned a daily sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the oil and gas producer an impact score of 47.14 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.
Who are Kosmos Energy's major shareholders?
Kosmos Energy's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (4.54%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (2.76%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.56%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (1.77%), Millennium Management LLC (1.32%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.02%). Company insiders that own Kosmos Energy stock include Holdings LP Blackstone III, Iv Gp LLC Bcp, Jason Doughty, Pincus & Co Warburg and Yves-Louis Darricarrere. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kosmos Energy.
Which major investors are selling Kosmos Energy stock?
KOS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Barclays PLC, Boston Partners, Legal & General Group Plc, Russell Investments Group Ltd., California Public Employees Retirement System, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Jane Street Group LLC and Prudential Financial Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kosmos Energy.
Which major investors are buying Kosmos Energy stock?
KOS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Employees Retirement System of Texas, Natixis Advisors L.P., Victory Capital Management Inc. and GSA Capital Partners LLP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kosmos Energy.
How do I buy shares of Kosmos Energy?
Shares of KOS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Kosmos Energy's stock price today?
One share of KOS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.16.
How big of a company is Kosmos Energy?
Kosmos Energy has a market capitalization of $3.07 billion and generates $636.84 million in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-222,790,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.33) on an earnings per share basis. Kosmos Energy employs 280 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Kosmos Energy?
Kosmos Energy's mailing address is Clarendon House 2 Church Street, HAMILTON D0, 75231. The oil and gas producer can be reached via phone at 1-441-295-5950 or via email at [email protected]
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