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
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0
Profitability:
  • 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) issued its earnings results on Thursday, July, 30th. The company reported $0.12 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.12) by $0.24. The company had revenue of $587 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate 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.

Who are some of Canadian Oil Sands Ltd's key competitors?

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:  0.3 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  18 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  277 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  295
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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)
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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
9/3/2015CIBCLower Price TargetSector OutperformC$8.50 -> C$8.00View Rating Details
8/4/2015BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetC$12.00View Rating Details
8/4/2015AltaCorp CapitalLower Price TargetC$12.00 -> C$11.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/28/2015 forward)

Earnings

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
7/30/2015Q2($0.12)$0.12$489.00 million$587.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014$0.21$0.36$796.77 million$900.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

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

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE COS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/29/2015quarterly$0.052.02%11/19/201511/23/201511/30/2015
7/30/2015quarterly$0.052.71%8/20/20158/24/20158/31/2015
5/20/2015Quarterly$0.051.53%5/20/20155/29/20155/29/2015
2/18/2015Quarterly$0.052.11%2/18/20152/27/20152/27/2015
11/19/2014Quarterly$0.357.93%11/19/201411/28/201411/28/2014
7/31/2014quarterly$0.356%8/20/20148/22/20148/29/2014
5/21/2014Quarterly$0.355.89%5/21/20145/30/20145/30/2014
1/30/2014$0.312/19/20142/21/20142/28/2014
1/30/2014quarterly$0.356.99%2/19/20142/21/20142/28/2014
10/30/2013$0.3311/20/201311/22/201311/29/2013
10/31/2013quarterly$0.3511/22/201311/29/2013
7/30/2013quarterly$0.358/23/20138/30/2013
4/30/2013quarterly$0.355/24/20135/31/2013
1/31/2013quarterly$0.352/22/20132/28/2013
(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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)
Latest Headlines for Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (TSE:COS)
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nasdaq.com logoCANADA STOCKS-Futures edge higher as commodity prices rise - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 27 at 10:45 PM
reuters.com logoBreak in rationing on Enbridge Canada pipelines likely short lived
www.reuters.com - July 24 at 5:04 PM
fool.ca logoShould You Buy Canadian Natural Resources Limited or Suncor Energy Inc. Today?
www.fool.ca - July 20 at 7:18 PM
bloomberg.com logoOil Sands Help Shale Stymie OPEC's Effort to Rebalance Market
www.bloomberg.com - July 13 at 6:39 PM
businesswire.com logoH1 2017 Production and Capital Expenditure Outlook for Key Planned Upstream Projects for Canadian Oil Sands - Project Expansions Account for Majority of Upcoming Projects ...
www.businesswire.com - July 6 at 6:42 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoThere’s opportunity in the death of the oil industry’s business model
www.theglobeandmail.com - June 28 at 5:24 PM
bloomberg.com logoPipeline Pinch Adds to Oil-Sands Woes as Keystone Wait Drags
www.bloomberg.com - June 28 at 5:24 PM
bloomberg.com logoThis Activist Investor Is Pretty Passive With His Dad's Company - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - June 22 at 4:43 PM
reuters.com logoInnovators toil to revive Canada oil sands as majors exit
www.reuters.com - June 19 at 2:11 PM
reuters.com logoCanada invites Chinese investment in oil sands: minister
www.reuters.com - June 8 at 5:29 PM
seekingalpha.com logoU.S. Oil Exports Make Bets On Canadian Oil Producers More Attractive
seekingalpha.com - June 2 at 5:57 PM
bizjournals.com logoShell Canada statement on oil sands divestment
www.bizjournals.com - May 31 at 4:28 PM
marketwatch.com logoShell Completes Divestment of Oil Sands Interests in Canada
www.marketwatch.com - May 31 at 4:28 PM
reuters.com logoShell, ConocoPhillips oil sands share selloff risks flooding market
www.reuters.com - May 24 at 9:20 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoShell to sell $4.1-billion stake in Canadian Natural
www.theglobeandmail.com - May 24 at 8:05 AM
nytimes.com logoExclusive-Shell to Sell C$4.1 Billion Stake in Canadian Natural: Sources
www.nytimes.com - May 23 at 3:06 PM
bloomberg.com logoCheap Gas Drilling Rouses Canada's Permian of the North
www.bloomberg.com - May 19 at 8:37 AM
reuters.com logoCanada's Suncor prepares oil sands growth as global majors exit
www.reuters.com - May 11 at 2:41 AM
reuters.com logoCanada oil bets on tech, scale in face of foreign majors' exodus
www.reuters.com - April 28 at 5:24 PM
seekingalpha.com logoSuncor weighs potential oil sands deals as global majors exit
seekingalpha.com - April 27 at 4:55 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoThe Power 50 - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - April 27 at 10:43 AM
bloomberg.com logoOil-Sands Operators Bet on Local Advantage as U.S. Partners Flee
www.bloomberg.com - April 20 at 8:53 AM
reuters.com logoCanada oil sands beefing up defenses as wildfire season looms
www.reuters.com - April 19 at 4:28 PM
reuters.com logoChevron exploring sale of Canadian oil sands stake: sources
www.reuters.com - April 13 at 10:20 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoCanadian oil sands down in corporate reserves
www.theglobeandmail.com - April 12 at 9:29 PM
seekingalpha.com logoThe Canadian Energy Services Industry: My Investment Thesis
seekingalpha.com - April 7 at 9:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSuncor Energy Inc.'s Biggest Win in 2016
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 9:06 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoHere's why investors reacted so differently to two similar oil sands deals
www.theglobeandmail.com - March 31 at 9:35 PM
wsj.com logoThe Morning Ledger: UK Airlines Face Major Brexit-Upheaval - Wall Street Journal (subscription) (blog)
blogs.wsj.com - March 31 at 4:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCenovus shares slump on $13 billion deal to buy Conoco's assets
finance.yahoo.com - March 30 at 9:53 PM
seekingalpha.com logoConocoPhillips Says Farewell To Most Of Its Canadian Oil-Sands Assets In A Bid To Reducing Debt
seekingalpha.com - March 30 at 4:50 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoCenovus buys ConocoPhillips assets for $17.7-billion
www.theglobeandmail.com - March 29 at 4:54 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoSuncor to speed up maintenance after Syncrude fire; will meet targets
www.theglobeandmail.com - March 27 at 12:29 PM
nytimes.com logoU.S., in Reversal, Issues Permit for Keystone Oil Pipeline
www.nytimes.com - March 24 at 4:43 PM
bloomberg.com logoCanadian Oil Getting More Canadian as Internationals Pull Back
www.bloomberg.com - March 9 at 5:00 PM
lse.co.uk logoRoyal Dutch Shell to sell Canadian oil sands interests $7.25bn
www.lse.co.uk - March 9 at 3:12 AM
nasdaq.com logoMarathon Oil To Sell Canadian Oil Sands For $2.5 Bln; To Buy Permian Basin Acres
www.nasdaq.com - March 9 at 3:12 AM
marketwatch.com logoShell to sell Canadian oil sands business
www.marketwatch.com - March 9 at 3:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNsolv clean oil sands pilot project achieves game-changing results
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 9:26 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoCanadian Natural hikes payout, plans to buy back shares
www.theglobeandmail.com - March 2 at 4:42 PM
seekingalpha.com logoUnconventional Suncor Does Not Explore For Oil, It Manufactures Oil
seekingalpha.com - March 1 at 9:59 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoSuncor says building delays behind cost hikes at Fort Hills oil sands
www.theglobeandmail.com - February 9 at 9:51 PM
bloomberg.com logoSuncor's Really Doing Quite Well, Actually
www.bloomberg.com - February 9 at 4:50 PM
fool.com logoSuncor Energy Inc.'s Biggest Win in 2016
www.fool.com - February 9 at 4:50 PM
marketwatch.com logoSuncor Energy reports fourth quarter 2016 results
www.marketwatch.com - February 9 at 2:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSuncor (SU): Is a Beat in the Cards this Earnings Season?
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 4:29 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoThe Fort Hills gamble
www.theglobeandmail.com - January 28 at 4:42 PM
bloomberg.com logoCanadian Drillers Brave Deep Freeze as Oil Patch Revives Growth
www.bloomberg.com - January 24 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Oil Sands Production and Capital Expenditure H2 2016: Outlook for Key Planned Upstream Projects …
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 10:29 AM
bloomberg.com logoAs Sun Begins to Set on Oil Sands, Grafton Eyes Renewables
www.bloomberg.com - January 5 at 6:18 AM

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Canadian Oil Sands Ltd (COS) Chart for Friday, July, 28, 2017

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