Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, oil and gas producer Kodiak Oil & Gas (NYSE: KOG ) has earned a respected four-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Kodiak's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (founded)||Denver (1972)|
|Market Cap||$2.4 billion|
|Industry||Oil and gas exploration and production|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$250.2 million|
|Management||Chairman/CEO Lynn Peterson
CFO James Henderson
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||5.8%|
|Cash/Debt||$13.5 million / $805.9 million|
|Competitors||Double Eagle Petroleum
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 95% of the 794 members who have rated Kodiak believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
About to EXPLODE this year. OIL prices will stay the same, but this companies debt load, as well as their prospects seem to keep growing. They have a TON of acreage in the [Bakken Shale] they have not even touched yet, which might be a good thing, until oil prices come back a bit. I expect a 14 dollar price target within 18 months, and 20 dollar price target in 24-30 months.
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