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 Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "COS."

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

Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS) released its earnings results on Thursday, July, 30th. The company reported $0.12 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.24. The company earned $587 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $489 million. Canadian Oil Sands Ltd had a negative return on equity of 17.45% and a negative net margin of 32.10%. 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:  0.5 out of 5 (half star)
Outperform Votes:  33 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  291 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  324
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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
Consensus Price Target History for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)
Price Target History for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)
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
(Data available from 10/22/2015 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)


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Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (COS) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/22/2017 by Staff

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