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How to buy Kosmos Energy (KOS) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Kosmos Energy stocks.

Kosmos Energy is an oil & gas e&p business based in the US. Kosmos Energy stocks (KOS.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $2.96 – a decrease of 1.56% over the previous week. Kosmos Energy employs 252 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1 billion.

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  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
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Kosmos Energy stock price (NYSE:KOS)

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Kosmos Energy shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-19.
Latest market close$4.42
52-week range$1.80 - $4.82
50-day moving average $3.74
200-day moving average $3.10
Wall St. target price$3.53
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.41

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Is it a good time to buy Kosmos Energy stock?

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Kosmos Energy price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $4.42 from 2022-01-19

1 week (2022-01-13) -1.56%
1 month (2021-12-20) 35.58%
3 months (2021-10-20) 7.54%
6 months (2021-07-20) 93.86%
1 year (2021-01-20) 58.99%
2 years (2020-01-17) -32.72%
3 years (2019-01-18) 5.09
5 years (2017-01-20) 6.51

Is Kosmos Energy under- or over-valued?

Valuing Kosmos Energy stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Kosmos Energy's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Kosmos Energy's EBITDA

Kosmos Energy's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $259.7 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Kosmos Energy's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Kosmos Energy financials

Revenue TTM $1 billion
Gross profit TTM $452.4 million
Return on assets TTM -2.92%
Return on equity TTM -47.34%
Profit margin -16.31%
Book value $0.70
Market capitalisation $2.2 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Kosmos Energy share dividends

We're not expecting Kosmos Energy to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Kosmos Energy share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Kosmos Energy's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.8 up to $4.82. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Kosmos Energy's is 3.4673. This would suggest that Kosmos Energy's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Kosmos Energy overview

Kosmos Energy Ltd. , a deepwater independent oil and gas exploration and production company, focuses along the Atlantic Margins. The company's primary assets include production offshore Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, and the U. S. Gulf of Mexico, as well as a gas development offshore Mauritania and Senegal. It also maintains a proven basin exploration program. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

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