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

Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist.
$5.65 +0.30 (+5.61 %)
(As of 11/14/2018 10:31 AM ET)
Previous Close$5.35
Today's Range$5.48 - $5.65
52-Week Range$5.15 - $9.75
Volume34,608 shs
Average Volume2.97 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.42 billion
P/E Ratio-17.08
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.92
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.

Receive KOS News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for KOS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

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-17.08
Forward P/E Ratio-14.49
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$636.84 million
Price / Sales3.85
Cash Flow$0.3622 per share
Price / Cash15.60
Book Value$2.16 per share
Price / Book2.62

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$2.42 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) released its earnings results on Monday, November, 5th. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.23) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.14) by $0.09. The oil and gas producer earned $250.20 million during 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 business's quarterly revenue was up 65.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm 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?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Kosmos Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $8.62 to $12.00. On average, they expect Kosmos Energy's stock price to reach $10.0886 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 88.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Kosmos Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kosmos Energy?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kosmos Energy in the last year. There are currently 11 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 stories about KOS stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Kosmos Energy earned a news sentiment score of -1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (5.89%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (4.07%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (3.90%), BlackRock Inc. (3.58%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.50%) and FIL Ltd (0.72%). 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 Janus Henderson Group PLC, BlackRock Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Mobius Capital Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P. and Bank of Montreal Can. 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, First Trust Advisors LP, FIL Ltd, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., CI Investments Inc., United Services Automobile Association and Jennison Associates LLC. 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 $5.35.

How big of a company is Kosmos Energy?

Kosmos Energy has a market capitalization of $2.42 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:  382 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  333 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  715
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 11/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.

Yahoo Gemini Pixel