NYSE:KOS - Kosmos Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$4.65 -0.02 (-0.43 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 08:10 AM ET)
Previous Close$4.67
Today's Range$4.5089 - $4.76
52-Week Range$4.51 - $9.75
Volume6.99 million shs
Average Volume4.55 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.02 billion
P/E Ratio-14.09
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.9
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production
SectorOils/Energy
Current SymbolNYSE:KOS
Previous Symbol
CUSIPG5315B10
Phone1-441-295-5950

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.24
Current Ratio1.02
Quick Ratio0.88

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-14.09
Forward P/E Ratio-12.24
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$636.84 million
Price / Sales3.17
Cash Flow$0.3569 per share
Price / Cash Flow13.03
Book Value$2.30 per share
Price / Book2.02

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.33)
Net Income$-222,790,000.00
Net Margins-51.49%
Return on Equity-21.93%
Return on Assets-5.57%

Miscellaneous

Employees280
Outstanding Shares433,620,000
Market Cap$2.02 billion
OptionableOptionable

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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 5th. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.23) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.14) by $0.09. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $250.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $239.20 million. Kosmos Energy had a negative return on equity of 21.93% and a negative net margin of 51.49%. The firm's revenue was up 65.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned ($0.09) EPS. View Kosmos Energy's Earnings History.

When is Kosmos Energy's next earnings date?

Kosmos Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Kosmos Energy.

What price target have analysts set for KOS?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Kosmos Energy's stock. Their predictions range from $8.62 to $12.00. On average, they expect Kosmos Energy's share price to reach $10.0886 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 117.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Kosmos Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kosmos Energy?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kosmos Energy in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Kosmos Energy.

Has Kosmos Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about KOS stock has been trending neutral this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Kosmos Energy earned a media sentiment score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting Kosmos Energy?

Kosmos Energy saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 24,439,455 shares, an increase of 21.7% from the November 15th total of 20,086,862 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,951,220 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.9 days. Approximately 7.8% of the company's shares are short sold. View Kosmos Energy's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Kosmos Energy's key competitors?

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 & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 50)

Who are Kosmos Energy's major shareholders?

Kosmos Energy's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Warburg Pincus LLC (19.79%), Blackstone Group L.P. (11.47%), FMR LLC (5.89%), Capital World Investors (5.15%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (4.07%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (3.90%). Company insiders that own Kosmos Energy stock include David Benjamin Krieger, 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 institutional investors are selling Kosmos Energy stock?

KOS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, Warburg Pincus LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Blackstone Group L.P., BlackRock Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Prudential Financial Inc. and Mobius Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Kosmos Energy company stock in the last year include David Benjamin Krieger and Iv Gp LLC Bcp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kosmos Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying Kosmos Energy stock?

KOS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Capital World Investors, First Trust Advisors LP, FIL Ltd, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., CI Investments Inc. and United Services Automobile Association. 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 $4.65.

How big of a company is Kosmos Energy?

Kosmos Energy has a market capitalization of $2.02 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.

What is Kosmos Energy's official website?

The official website for Kosmos Energy is http://www.kosmosenergy.com.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Kosmos Energy (NYSE KOS)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  387 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  343 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  730
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kosmos Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KOS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KOS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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