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Is Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation(NYSE: COG), a large market cap stock a smart buy?

With a market cap of has a large market cap size. Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE: COG) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 02/08/1990. Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation is in the Independent Oil & Gas industry and Basic Materials sector. Average volume for Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation, is 5123.5, and so far today it has a volume of 3103900. Performance year to date since the 02/08/1990 is 44.98%.

To help you determine whether Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is *TBA and forward P/E is 75.74. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation has a value for PEG of *TBA. P/S ratio is 10.13 and the P/B ratio is 3.75. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 20.53 and *TBA respectively.

At the current price Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation is trading at, 25.6 (0.63% today), Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation has a dividend yield of 0.31%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of *TBA. Earnings per share (EPS) is -0.49, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 236.00% after growing -210.00% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -222.20%, and -39.40% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 464.63, and the number of shares float is 457.81. The senior management bring insider ownership to 1.30%, and institutional ownership is at *TBA. The float short is 3.80%, with the short ratio at a value of 3.39. Management has seen a return on assets of -3.70%, and also a return on investment of -0.40%.

The ability for Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 3.6, and quick ratio is 3.5. Long term debt/equity is 0.54 and total debt/equity is 0.54. In terms of margins, Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation has a gross margin of 52.50%, with its operating margin at -19.90%, and Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation has a profit margin of -17.50%.

The 52 week high is -15.44%, with 72.36% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 4.49% and the 200 day simple moving average is 18.99%.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

 

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