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

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$5.94 +0.17 (+2.95 %)
(As of 02/18/2019 06:52 AM ET)
Previous Close$5.77
Today's Range$5.75 - $5.97
52-Week Range$3.53 - $9.75
Volume2.37 million shs
Average Volume3.40 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.58 billion
P/E Ratio-18.00
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.13
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

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIPG5315B10
Phone1-441-295-5950

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$636.84 million
Cash Flow$0.3857 per share
Book Value$2.30 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-222,790,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees280
Market Cap$2.58 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 results on Monday, August, 6th. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.09) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.05. The oil and gas producer earned $215.47 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $215.07 million. Kosmos Energy had a negative net margin of 51.49% and a negative return on equity of 21.93%. Kosmos Energy's revenue was up 47.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.02) earnings per share. 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 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Kosmos Energy's shares. Their predictions range from $8.62 to $12.00. On average, they anticipate Kosmos Energy's stock price to reach $9.8029 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 65.0% 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 2 hold ratings and 9 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?

Headlines about KOS stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Kosmos Energy earned a media sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting Kosmos Energy?

Kosmos Energy saw a decrease in short interest in January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 32,593,460 shares, a decrease of 28.2% from the December 31st total of 45,387,568 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 4,645,165 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 7.0 days. Approximately 11.7% of the company's shares are sold short. 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 60)
  • Mr. Brian F. Maxted, Founding Partner, Chief Exploration Officer & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Thomas P. Chambers, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Jason E. Doughty, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Christopher James Ball, Sr. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 51)

Who are Kosmos Energy's major shareholders?

Kosmos Energy's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Warburg Pincus LLC (7.74%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (4.88%), BlackRock Inc. (4.34%), First Reserve GP XIII Ltd (3.23%), Zimmer Partners LP (1.73%) and Boston Partners (1.56%). Company insiders that own Kosmos Energy stock include David Benjamin Krieger, Iv Gp LLC Bcp, Jason Doughty 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 Warburg Pincus LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, SailingStone Capital Partners LLC, First Reserve GP XIII Ltd, First Trust Advisors LP, Two Sigma Investments LP, Jane Street Group LLC and Employees Retirement System of Texas. 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 major investors are buying Kosmos Energy stock?

KOS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Zimmer Partners LP, BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Boston Partners, Bank of America Corp DE, Jennison Associates LLC and Natixis Advisors L.P.. 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 $5.94.

How big of a company is Kosmos Energy?

Kosmos Energy has a market capitalization of $2.58 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:  400 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  354 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  754
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 2/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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