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NYSE:KOSKosmos Energy Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.14 (+9.52 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $1.61
50-Day Range
MA: $1.68
52-Week Range
Now: $1.61
Volume7.04 million shs
Average Volume7.32 million shs
Market Capitalization$652.71 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield8.42%
Kosmos Energy Ltd., a deepwater independent oil and gas exploration and production company, focuses along the Atlantic Margins. Its primary assets include production offshore Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, and U.S. Gulf of Mexico, as well as a gas development offshore Mauritania and Senegal. The company also maintains an exploration program balanced between proven basin infrastructure-led exploration, emerging basins, and frontier basins. Kosmos Energy Ltd. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.2Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.13 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.51 billion
Cash Flow$1.38 per share
Book Value$2.10 per share


Net Income$-55,780,000.00


Market Cap$652.71 million
Next Earnings Date11/2/2020 (Estimated)
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Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Kosmos Energy's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Kosmos Energy's stock was trading at $1.21 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, KOS stock has increased by 33.1% and is now trading at $1.61.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Kosmos Energy?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kosmos Energy in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Kosmos Energy's next earnings date?

Kosmos Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 2nd 2020.
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How were Kosmos Energy's earnings last quarter?

Kosmos Energy Ltd (NYSE:KOS) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August, 3rd. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.23) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.31) by $0.08. Kosmos Energy had a negative return on equity of 25.63% and a negative net margin of 35.81%.
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How often does Kosmos Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kosmos Energy?

Kosmos Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 25th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.0452 per share on Thursday, March 26th. This represents a $0.18 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 11.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 4th. This is a positive change from Kosmos Energy's previous quarterly dividend of $0.05.
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What price target have analysts set for KOS?

10 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Kosmos Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $1.10 to $4.00. On average, they anticipate Kosmos Energy's stock price to reach $2.27 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 40.8% from the stock's current price.
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Has Kosmos Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about KOS stock have been trending very positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded 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 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.
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Are investors shorting Kosmos Energy?

Kosmos Energy saw a decrease in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 34,380,000 shares, a decrease of 11.4% from the July 15th total of 38,790,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 11,560,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.0 days. Approximately 8.9% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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Who are some of Kosmos Energy's key competitors?

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), Oasis Petroleum (OAS), WPX Energy (WPX), Callon Petroleum (CPE), Denbury Resources (DNR), (CHK), Noble Energy (NBL), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Baytex Energy (BTE) and Centennial Resource Development (CDEV).

Who are Kosmos Energy's key executives?

Kosmos Energy's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Andrew G. Inglis, Chairman & CEO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Thomas P. Chambers, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Jason E. Doughty, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Brian F. Maxted, Special Advisor & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Christopher James Ball, Sr. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 51)

What is Kosmos Energy's stock symbol?

Kosmos Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KOS."

Who are Kosmos Energy's major shareholders?

Kosmos Energy's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include M&G Investment Management Ltd. (3.49%), First Trust Advisors LP (2.74%), WINTON GROUP Ltd (0.53%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.35%), Swiss National Bank (0.22%) and SG Americas Securities LLC (0.20%). Company insiders that own Kosmos Energy stock include Andrew G Inglis, David Benjamin Krieger, Iv Gp LLC Bcp, Pincus & Co Warburg, Richard Ryan Clark, Ronald W Glass and Steven Sterin.
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Which major investors are selling Kosmos Energy stock?

KOS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Quadrant L P CA, M&G Investment Management Ltd., New York State Common Retirement Fund, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Mutual of America Capital Management LLC, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, Stone Ridge Asset Management LLC, and Mackay Shields LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Kosmos Energy stock?

KOS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Principal Financial Group Inc., Swiss National Bank, SG Americas Securities LLC, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, ProShare Advisors LLC, Ameritas Investment Partners Inc., and JustInvest LLC. Company insiders that have bought Kosmos Energy stock in the last two years include Andrew G Inglis, Richard Ryan Clark, Ronald W Glass, and Steven Sterin.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Kosmos Energy's stock price today?

One share of KOS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.61.

How big of a company is Kosmos Energy?

Kosmos Energy has a market capitalization of $652.71 million and generates $1.51 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-55,780,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.05) on an earnings per share basis. Kosmos Energy employs 380 workers across the globe.

What is Kosmos Energy's official website?

The official website for Kosmos Energy is www.kosmosenergy.com.

How can I contact Kosmos Energy?

Kosmos Energy's mailing address is 8176 PARK LANE SUITE 500, DALLAS TX, 75231. The oil and gas producer can be reached via phone at 214-445-9600 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/10/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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