Kosmos Energy (NYSE: KOS) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms:

  • 8/7/2017 – Kosmos Energy is now covered by analysts at Macquarie. They set an “outperform” rating and a $10.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/4/2017 – Kosmos Energy had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at BMO Capital Markets. They now have a $9.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/3/2017 – Kosmos Energy was downgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating.
  • 7/22/2017 – Kosmos Energy was given a new $8.00 price target on by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 7/21/2017 – Kosmos Energy had its price target lowered by analysts at Citigroup Inc. from $10.00 to $9.00. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 7/11/2017 – Kosmos Energy was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating. According to Zacks, “Kosmos Energy Ltd. operates as an oil and gas exploration and production company focused on under-explored regions in Africa. Kosmos Energy Ltd. is based in Hamilton, Bermuda. “
  • 7/5/2017 – Kosmos Energy was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating.
  • 7/1/2017 – Kosmos Energy was given a new $7.00 price target on by analysts at Scotiabank. They now have a “hold” rating on the stock.
  • 6/26/2017 – Kosmos Energy was given a new $9.00 price target on by analysts at BMO Capital Markets. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 6/22/2017 – Kosmos Energy was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating.
  • 6/20/2017 – Kosmos Energy is now covered by analysts at Johnson Rice. They set a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 6/20/2017 – Kosmos Energy was downgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating.
  • 6/17/2017 – Kosmos Energy was given a new $8.00 price target on by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.

Kosmos Energy Ltd. (NYSE KOS) opened at 7.13 on Thursday. Kosmos Energy Ltd. has a 52 week low of $4.39 and a 52 week high of $7.90. The stock’s market cap is $2.76 billion. The company has a 50-day moving average of $6.36 and a 200-day moving average of $6.29.

Kosmos Energy (NYSE:KOS) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August 7th. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.02) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.06) by $0.04. Kosmos Energy had a negative return on equity of 8.55% and a negative net margin of 26.69%. The firm had revenue of $146.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $168.71 million. During the same period last year, the business posted ($0.11) earnings per share. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 220.6% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Kosmos Energy Ltd. will post ($0.28) EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other Kosmos Energy news, major shareholder Iv Gp L.L.C. Bcp sold 30,000,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, May 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $7.15, for a total value of $214,500,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Company insiders own 3.80% of the company’s stock.

Kosmos Energy Ltd. (Kosmos) is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company. The Company is focused on the emerging areas along the Atlantic Margins. Its assets include existing production and development projects offshore Ghana, discoveries and further exploration potential offshore Mauritania and Senegal, as well as exploration licenses with hydrocarbon potential offshore Sao Tome and Principe, Suriname, Morocco and Western Sahara.

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