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AMC   2.72 (+10.12%)
PFE   25.69 (-0.85%)
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XOM   118.69 (-0.83%)

Kosmos Energy (KOS) Competitors

$6.09
+0.04 (+0.66%)
(As of 04/16/2024 ET)

KOS vs. CRK, SBOW, EGY, SM, MTDR, SWN, RRC, AESI, BSM, and TALO

Should you be buying Kosmos Energy stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Kosmos Energy include Comstock Resources (CRK), SilverBow Resources (SBOW), VAALCO Energy (EGY), SM Energy (SM), Matador Resources (MTDR), Southwestern Energy (SWN), Range Resources (RRC), Atlas Energy Solutions (AESI), Black Stone Minerals (BSM), and Talos Energy (TALO). These companies are all part of the "crude petroleum & natural gas" industry.

Kosmos Energy vs.

Comstock Resources (NYSE:CRK) and Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS) are both mid-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, dividends, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, profitability, community ranking, institutional ownership and valuation.

36.1% of Comstock Resources shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.3% of Kosmos Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.5% of Comstock Resources shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.8% of Kosmos Energy shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

In the previous week, Comstock Resources had 1 more articles in the media than Kosmos Energy. MarketBeat recorded 5 mentions for Comstock Resources and 4 mentions for Kosmos Energy. Comstock Resources' average media sentiment score of 0.59 beat Kosmos Energy's score of -0.28 indicating that Kosmos Energy is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Comstock Resources
0 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Kosmos Energy
2 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Kosmos Energy has higher revenue and earnings than Comstock Resources. Comstock Resources is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Kosmos Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Comstock Resources$1.57B1.62$211.12M$0.7612.00
Kosmos Energy$1.70B1.69$213.52M$0.4413.84

Kosmos Energy received 71 more outperform votes than Comstock Resources when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 64.88% of users gave Kosmos Energy an outperform vote while only 58.11% of users gave Comstock Resources an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Comstock ResourcesOutperform Votes
448
58.11%
Underperform Votes
323
41.89%
Kosmos EnergyOutperform Votes
519
64.88%
Underperform Votes
281
35.13%

Comstock Resources has a net margin of 13.49% compared to Comstock Resources' net margin of 12.55%. Comstock Resources' return on equity of 39.94% beat Kosmos Energy's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Comstock Resources13.49% 5.65% 2.21%
Kosmos Energy 12.55%39.94%7.83%

Comstock Resources has a beta of 0.7, suggesting that its share price is 30% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Kosmos Energy has a beta of 2.37, suggesting that its share price is 137% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Comstock Resources currently has a consensus price target of $10.00, indicating a potential upside of 9.65%. Kosmos Energy has a consensus price target of $9.63, indicating a potential upside of 58.18%. Given Comstock Resources' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Kosmos Energy is more favorable than Comstock Resources.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Comstock Resources
2 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00
Kosmos Energy
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.83

Summary

Kosmos Energy beats Comstock Resources on 15 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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KOS vs. The Competition

MetricKosmos EnergyCrude petroleum & natural gas IndustryEnergy SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$2.87B$8.93B$7.88B$17.08B
Dividend YieldN/A17.07%11.54%3.60%
P/E Ratio13.847.4117.6921.48
Price / Sales1.695.0391.999.89
Price / Cash3.336.6411.7316.90
Price / Book2.721.943.474.87
Net Income$213.52M$1.29B$1.01B$965.37M
7 Day Performance-3.56%-2.07%-3.10%-3.43%
1 Month Performance6.84%6.58%3.38%-2.29%
1 Year Performance-19.44%10.61%2.06%78.43%

Kosmos Energy Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CRK
Comstock Resources
3.6217 of 5 stars
$9.64
+3.4%
$10.00
+3.7%
-18.1%$2.59B$1.57B12.68251Analyst Report
Short Interest ↑
SBOW
SilverBow Resources
3.1815 of 5 stars
$34.44
+1.6%
$44.50
+29.2%
+26.3%$875.81M$652.36M2.83134
EGY
VAALCO Energy
0 of 5 stars
$7.21
+1.8%
N/A+53.3%$744.58M$455.07M12.88189Positive News
SM
SM Energy
3.3579 of 5 stars
$51.73
-0.5%
$47.71
-7.8%
+62.6%$5.99B$2.37B7.53544
MTDR
Matador Resources
3.0129 of 5 stars
$68.73
-0.3%
$72.20
+5.0%
+26.8%$8.21B$2.81B9.75395Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Revision
SWN
Southwestern Energy
4.1342 of 5 stars
$7.54
flat
$7.86
+4.2%
+40.8%$8.31B$6.52B5.351,165
RRC
Range Resources
3.8524 of 5 stars
$36.20
+1.0%
$35.00
-3.3%
+28.2%$8.76B$3.37B10.23548Upcoming Earnings
AESI
Atlas Energy Solutions
4.0942 of 5 stars
$23.86
+1.4%
$24.86
+4.2%
+21.4%$2.39B$613.96M15.20490Analyst Report
Short Interest ↑
Positive News
BSM
Black Stone Minerals
2.9278 of 5 stars
$16.63
+0.7%
$19.33
+16.3%
-6.3%$3.50B$501.10M8.892,020Positive News
TALO
Talos Energy
4.6057 of 5 stars
$14.52
+0.8%
$20.19
+39.1%
-11.6%$2.30B$1.46B8.96600

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