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

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$4.81 -0.28 (-5.50 %)
(As of 01/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$5.09
Today's Range$4.79 - $5.03
52-Week Range$3.53 - $9.75
Volume2.48 million shs
Average Volume4.05 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.09 billion
P/E Ratio-14.58
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.97
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$0.3387 per share
Book Value$2.30 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-222,790,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees280
Market Cap$2.09 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 5th. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.23) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.14) by $0.09. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $250.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $239.20 million. Kosmos Energy had a negative return on equity of 21.93% and a negative net margin of 51.49%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 65.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned ($0.09) 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?

12 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Kosmos Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $8.62 to $12.00. On average, they anticipate Kosmos Energy's share price to reach $9.8029 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 103.8% 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 very positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Kosmos Energy earned a news impact score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Are investors shorting Kosmos Energy?

Kosmos Energy saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 45,387,568 shares, an increase of 41.5% from the December 14th total of 32,077,204 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 5,620,563 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 8.1 days. Approximately 16.4% of the shares of the stock 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 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (0.03%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.01%). 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 buying Kosmos Energy stock?

KOS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Bank of Montreal Can. 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 $4.81.

How big of a company is Kosmos Energy?

Kosmos Energy has a market capitalization of $2.09 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:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  397 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  353 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  750
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 1/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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