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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 8/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.70
KOS's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
77% of the 1072 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. KOS: 0.70 )
KOS' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 0.7
Current: 0.7

0.1
0.7
Equity to Asset 0.45
KOS's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
71% of the 1042 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.53 vs. KOS: 0.45 )
KOS' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.36   Max: 0.45
Current: 0.45

-0.36
0.45
Interest Coverage 10.23
KOS's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
71% of the 677 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 20.40 vs. KOS: 10.23 )
KOS' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.26   Max: 10.23
Current: 10.23

2.26
10.23
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 2.33
M-Score: 191.40
WACC vs ROIC
8.71%
11.87%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 39.11
KOS's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 1067 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 5.33 vs. KOS: 39.11 )
KOS' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -3455.89   Max: 39.11
Current: 39.11

-3455.89
39.11
Net-margin (%) 31.65
KOS's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 1067 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -3.01 vs. KOS: 31.65 )
KOS' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -2630.32   Max: 31.65
Current: 31.65

-2630.32
31.65
ROE (%) 24.25
KOS's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1148 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -2.78 vs. KOS: 24.25 )
KOS' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -9.01   Max: 23.97
Current: 24.25

-9.01
23.97
ROA (%) 10.82
KOS's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 1186 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -2.00 vs. KOS: 10.82 )
KOS' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -3.86   Max: 10.51
Current: 10.82

-3.86
10.51
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 21.37
KOS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 1170 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: -1.83 vs. KOS: 21.37 )
KOS' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 7.73   Max: 23.91
Current: 21.37

7.73
23.91
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

KOS Guru Trades in Q1 2014

HOTCHKIS & WILEY 16,655,938 sh (+19.22%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
RS Investment Management 10,702,024 sh (-4.44%)
Joel Greenblatt 68,935 sh (-59.55%)
Steven Cohen 118,082 sh (-81.01%)
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Q2 2014

KOS Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Seth Klarman 4,750,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 640,633 sh (New)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 18,173,475 sh (+9.11%)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
RS Investment Management Sold Out
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Q3 2014

KOS Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Joel Greenblatt 729,477 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 297,800 sh (New)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 20,440,845 sh (+12.48%)
Seth Klarman 4,750,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
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Q4 2014

KOS Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 14,074 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 689,500 sh (+131.53%)
Joel Greenblatt 1,236,443 sh (+69.50%)
Seth Klarman 7,242,354 sh (+52.47%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 27,397,014 sh (+34.03%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 11.80
KOS's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
89% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. KOS: 11.80 )
KOS' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 10.21   Max: 215.85
Current: 11.8

10.21
215.85
Forward P/E 454.55
KOS's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
71% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. KOS: 454.55 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 13.20
KOS's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
91% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. KOS: 13.20 )
KOS' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 10.13   Max: 190.67
Current: 13.2

10.13
190.67
P/B 2.50
KOS's P/B is ranked higher than
52% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.25 vs. KOS: 2.50 )
KOS' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 2.11   Max: 6.5
Current: 2.5

2.11
6.5
P/S 4.23
KOS's P/S is ranked higher than
50% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 2.92 vs. KOS: 4.23 )
KOS' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 3.18   Max: 16.29
Current: 4.23

3.18
16.29
PFCF 173.50
KOS's PFCF is ranked higher than
88% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. KOS: 173.50 )
KOS' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 13.03   Max: 1144
Current: 173.5

13.03
1144
POCF 8.22
KOS's POCF is ranked higher than
81% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 10.16 vs. KOS: 8.22 )
KOS' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 5.15   Max: 20.95
Current: 8.22

5.15
20.95
EV-to-EBIT 10.27
KOS's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
89% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. KOS: 10.27 )
KOS' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 8.3   Max: 441.1
Current: 10.27

8.3
441.1
Current Ratio 2.25
KOS's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 1171 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.22 vs. KOS: 2.25 )
KOS' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.16   Max: 3.94
Current: 2.25

1.16
3.94
Quick Ratio 2.13
KOS's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 1171 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. KOS: 2.13 )
KOS' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.08   Max: 3.77
Current: 2.13

1.08
3.77
Days Inventory 176.94
KOS's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
85% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. KOS: 176.94 )
KOS' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 115.86   Max: 187.34
Current: 176.94

115.86
187.34
Days Sales Outstanding 25.52
KOS's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
92% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 59.01 vs. KOS: 25.52 )
KOS' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 9338.1
Current: 25.52

0.12
9338.1

Valuation & Return

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history
Price/Tangible Book 2.80
KOS's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
60% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. KOS: 2.80 )
KOS' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 4.37   Max: 4.68
Current: 2.8

4.37
4.68
Price/Median PS Value 0.90
KOS's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
72% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. KOS: 0.90 )
KOS' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.75   Max: 1.58
Current: 0.9

0.75
1.58
Price/Graham Number 1.30
KOS's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
86% of the 1348 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. KOS: 1.30 )
KOS' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.12   Max: 6.66
Current: 1.3

1.12
6.66
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 10.30
KOS's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
84% of the 1158 Companies
in the Global Oil & Gas E&P industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. KOS: 10.30 )
KOS' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 12.1
Current: 10.3

0.2
12.1

Business Description

Industry: Oil & Gas - E&P » Oil & Gas E&P
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Traded in other countries:KOS.Germany,
Kosmos Energy Ltd was incorporated pursuant to the laws of Bermuda as Kosmos Energy Ltd. in January 2011 to become a holding company for Kosmos Energy Holdings. It is a oil and gas exploration and production company focused on frontier and emerging areas along the Atlantic Margin. Its assets include existing production and other development projects offshore Ghana, as well as exploration licenses with significant hydrocarbon potential offshore Ireland, Mauritania, Morocco (including Western Sahara) and Suriname. They focus on field developments designed to deliver early learnings and accelerate production. Its exploration portfolio includes sub-salt plays, which has been the other recent successful play concept along the Atlantic Margin. They currently have operations in Africa, Europe and South America. Currently, all revenues are generated from our operations offshore Ghana. The West Cape Three Points Block ("WCTP Block") and Deepwater Tano Block ("DT Block") are located within the Tano Basin, offshore Ghana. The Company successfully acquired three new petroleum contracts offshore Mauritania. The new petroleum contracts are Offshore Blocks C8, C12 and C13. They are the operator and hold a 90% participating interest in all blocks. They are currently in the first exploration period of the blocks, expiring in June 2016. The Company has signed a petroleum contract covering Offshore Block 45 located offshore Suriname. They have a 50% participating interest in the block and are the operator. Staatsolie, Suriname's national oil company, will be carried through the exploration and appraisal phases and has the option to back into the contract with an interest of not more than 15% upon approval of a development plan. The Company encounter strong competition from other independent operators and from major oil companies in acquiring and developing licenses. e are also affected by competition for drilling rigs and the availability of related equipment. The Company is subject to regulation in Bermuda. Among other things, they must comply with the provisions of the Bermuda Companies Act regulating the payment of dividends and making of distributions from contributed surplus.
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