Canadian Oil Sands Ltd Company Profile (TSE:COS)

About Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)

Canadian Oil Sands Ltd logoCanadian Oil Sands Limited is a Canada-based investment company. The Company owns a 36.74% interest in the Syncrude Joint Venture (Syncrude), a producer of low sulphur, light, synthetic crude oil (SCO). Syncrude is involved in the mining and upgrading of bitumen from oil sands near Fort McMurray in northern Alberta. The Syncrude Project is comprised of open-pit oil sands mines, utilities plants, bitumen extraction plants and an upgrading complex that processes bitumen into SCO. Syncrude's leases are located in the Athabasca oil sands deposit. Syncrude produces SCO by mining oil sands, extracting the bitumen from the sands, upgrading the recovered bitumen into lighter oil fractions and combining those fractions into a single SCO product.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$9.00
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$9.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0
  • Net Margins: -32.10%
  • Return on Equity: -17.45%
  • Return on Assets: -6.95%

Frequently Asked Questions for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)

What is Canadian Oil Sands Ltd's stock symbol?

Canadian Oil Sands Ltd trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "COS."

How were Canadian Oil Sands Ltd's earnings last quarter?

Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 30th. The company reported $0.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.24. The firm earned $587 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $489 million. Canadian Oil Sands Ltd had a negative net margin of 32.10% and a negative return on equity of 17.45%. View Canadian Oil Sands Ltd's Earnings History.

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How do I buy Canadian Oil Sands Ltd stock?

Shares of Canadian Oil Sands Ltd and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Canadian Oil Sands Ltd's stock price today?

One share of Canadian Oil Sands Ltd stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$9.93.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE COS)
Community Ranking:  0.4 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  28 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  288 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  316
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/8/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$8.00 -> C$8.93View Rating Details
1/26/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetC$10.00 -> C$11.25View Rating Details
1/19/2016FirstEnergy CorporationBoost Price TargetC$10.65View Rating Details
1/19/2016TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetHold -> TenderC$9.00 -> C$8.33View Rating Details
1/11/2016National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector Perform -> TenderC$9.25 -> C$10.00View Rating Details
12/3/2015FirstEnergy CapitalLower Price TargetC$12.50 -> C$11.70View Rating Details
12/2/2015ScotiabankLower Price TargetTenderC$9.70 -> C$9.40View Rating Details
10/21/2015Barclays PLCUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal WeightC$6.00 -> C$10.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)
Earnings by Quarter for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE COS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/30/2015Q2C($0.12)C$0.12C$489.00 millionC$587.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014C$0.21C$0.36C$796.77 millionC$900.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.06 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE COS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/15/2015Wesley R TwissDirectorBuy2,298C$8.05C$18,499.36
9/15/2015Wesley R TwissDirectorBuy2,941C$6.29C$18,494.18
8/28/2015Robert DawsonInsiderBuy3,100C$7.20C$22,320.00
8/19/2015Scott GreenshieldsInsiderBuy2,000C$6.15C$12,300.00
8/17/2015Darren HardyInsiderBuy2,900C$6.48C$18,792.00
8/14/2015Scott GreenshieldsInsiderBuy1,000C$6.46C$6,460.00
8/13/2015David SirrsInsiderBuy1,150C$6.65C$7,647.50
6/15/2015Wesley R TwissDirectorBuy1,897C$9.75C$18,495.75
5/11/2015David SirrsInsiderBuy1,200C$12.25C$14,700.00
3/13/2015Wesley R TwissDirectorBuy1,957C$9.45C$18,493.65
12/15/2014Wesley R TwissDirectorBuy2,052C$9.01C$18,493.44
12/12/2014David SirrsInsiderBuy1,650C$9.04C$14,912.70
12/8/2014Scott GreenshieldsInsiderBuy1,000C$10.47C$10,470.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)
Latest Headlines for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)
DateHeadline logoNow Might Be the Time to Bet on Canadian Oil Stocks - September 18 at 5:25 PM logoCenovus Energy Inc.: Buy the Dip? - September 13 at 6:46 PM logoCanadian oil executives look to woo major European investors - September 11 at 6:07 PM logoInter Pipeline's 7% Yield And Future Prospects - September 7 at 5:32 PM logoTFSA Investors: 2 Dividend-Growth Stocks in the Bargain Bin - September 4 at 5:21 PM logo3 High-Yield Canadian Dividend Stocks for Income Investors - August 31 at 5:18 PM logoConnacher Announces Q2 2017 Results - August 29 at 5:52 PM logoUPDATE 2-Canadian Natural Resources profit tops estimates; cuts capex - August 3 at 11:54 PM logoCanadian Natural Resources Limited Announces 2017 Second Quarter Results - August 3 at 6:53 PM logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX falls as energy sector weighs, Canadian Natural jumps - August 3 at 6:53 PM logoOil sands megadeal gives boost to CNRL - August 3 at 6:53 PM logoCANADA STOCKS-Futures edge higher as commodity prices rise - Nasdaq - July 27 at 10:45 PM logoBreak in rationing on Enbridge Canada pipelines likely short lived - July 24 at 5:04 PM logoShould You Buy Canadian Natural Resources Limited or Suncor Energy Inc. Today? - July 20 at 7:18 PM logoOil Sands Help Shale Stymie OPEC's Effort to Rebalance Market - July 13 at 6:39 PM logoH1 2017 Production and Capital Expenditure Outlook for Key Planned Upstream Projects for Canadian Oil Sands - Project Expansions Account for Majority of Upcoming Projects ... - July 6 at 6:42 PM logoThere’s opportunity in the death of the oil industry’s business model - June 28 at 5:24 PM logoPipeline Pinch Adds to Oil-Sands Woes as Keystone Wait Drags - June 28 at 5:24 PM logoThis Activist Investor Is Pretty Passive With His Dad's Company - Bloomberg - June 22 at 4:43 PM logoInnovators toil to revive Canada oil sands as majors exit - June 19 at 2:11 PM logoCanada invites Chinese investment in oil sands: minister - June 8 at 5:29 PM logoU.S. Oil Exports Make Bets On Canadian Oil Producers More Attractive - June 2 at 5:57 PM logoShell Canada statement on oil sands divestment - May 31 at 4:28 PM logoShell Completes Divestment of Oil Sands Interests in Canada - May 31 at 4:28 PM logoShell, ConocoPhillips oil sands share selloff risks flooding market - May 24 at 9:20 PM logoShell to sell $4.1-billion stake in Canadian Natural - May 24 at 8:05 AM logoExclusive-Shell to Sell C$4.1 Billion Stake in Canadian Natural: Sources - May 23 at 3:06 PM logoCheap Gas Drilling Rouses Canada's Permian of the North - May 19 at 8:37 AM logoCanada's Suncor prepares oil sands growth as global majors exit - May 11 at 2:41 AM logoCanada oil bets on tech, scale in face of foreign majors' exodus - April 28 at 5:24 PM logoSuncor weighs potential oil sands deals as global majors exit - April 27 at 4:55 PM logoThe Power 50 - The Globe and Mail - April 27 at 10:43 AM logoOil-Sands Operators Bet on Local Advantage as U.S. Partners Flee - April 20 at 8:53 AM logoCanada oil sands beefing up defenses as wildfire season looms - April 19 at 4:28 PM logoChevron exploring sale of Canadian oil sands stake: sources - April 13 at 10:20 AM logoCanadian oil sands down in corporate reserves - April 12 at 9:29 PM logoThe Canadian Energy Services Industry: My Investment Thesis - April 7 at 9:07 AM logoSuncor Energy Inc.'s Biggest Win in 2016 - April 7 at 9:06 AM logoHere's why investors reacted so differently to two similar oil sands deals - March 31 at 9:35 PM logoThe Morning Ledger: UK Airlines Face Major Brexit-Upheaval - Wall Street Journal (subscription) (blog) - March 31 at 4:34 PM logoCenovus shares slump on $13 billion deal to buy Conoco's assets - March 30 at 9:53 PM logoConocoPhillips Says Farewell To Most Of Its Canadian Oil-Sands Assets In A Bid To Reducing Debt - March 30 at 4:50 PM logoCenovus buys ConocoPhillips assets for $17.7-billion - March 29 at 4:54 PM logoSuncor to speed up maintenance after Syncrude fire; will meet targets - March 27 at 12:29 PM logoU.S., in Reversal, Issues Permit for Keystone Oil Pipeline - March 24 at 4:43 PM logoCanadian Oil Getting More Canadian as Internationals Pull Back - March 9 at 5:00 PM logoRoyal Dutch Shell to sell Canadian oil sands interests $7.25bn - March 9 at 3:12 AM logoMarathon Oil To Sell Canadian Oil Sands For $2.5 Bln; To Buy Permian Basin Acres - March 9 at 3:12 AM logoShell to sell Canadian oil sands business - March 9 at 3:12 AM logoNsolv clean oil sands pilot project achieves game-changing results - March 7 at 9:26 PM



Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (COS) Chart for Wednesday, September, 20, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/20/2017 by Staff