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OSH - Oil Search Share Price

A$4.02 -0.1  -2.2%

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Large Cap
Market Cap £4.76bn
Enterprise Value £6.77bn
Revenue £782.2m
Position in Universe 68th / 1893
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1m -8.01%
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Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
1,586 1,236 1,446 1,536 1,585 1,074 1,377 1,490 -7.5%
-52.8 -68.0 +328.7 +10.8 -7.5 +30.4
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2020, OilSearch Ltd revenues decreased 32% to $1.07B. Net losstotaled $320.7M vs. income of $312.4M. Revenues reflect OilEquivalent Production (Units/day), T decrease of 68% to 79Kbarrels per day. Net loss reflects Exploration andDevelopment Costs - PNG increase from $24.4M to $65.2M,Exploration costs expensed increase from $47.3M to $103.3M(expense).
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Profile Summary

Oil Search Limited is an oil and gas exploration and production company. The Company is engaged in the exploration for oil and gas fields and the development and production of such fields. The Company's segments include PNG Business Unit (PNG BU), Exploration and Other. The PNG BU segment is engaged in the development, production and sale of liquefied natural gas (LNG), crude oil, natural gas, condensate, naphtha, other refined products and electricity from the Company's interest in its operated assets for Papua New Guinea crude oil and Hides gas-to-electricity operations and from the Company's interest in the PNG LNG Project. The Exploration segment is engaged in the exploration and evaluation of crude oil and gas in Papua New Guinea. The Other segment includes the Company's ownership of drilling rigs, investment and development towards the Company's power strategy and corporate activities. The PNG LNG Project is a 6.9-million tons per annum (MTPA) integrated LNG project.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim December 31st, 2020
Incorporated December 31, 1929
Public Since January 1, 1929
No. of Shareholders: 66,155
No. of Employees: 1,243
Sector Energy
Industry Oil & Gas
Index S&P/ASX All Ordinaries , S&P/ASX 100 , S&P/ASX 200 , S&P/ASX 300 , S&P/ASX MidCap 50 , FTSE Developed Asia Pacific , FTSE Developed Asia Pacific Ex Japan ,
Exchange Australian Stock Exchange - SEATS
Shares in Issue 2,077,850,664
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Upcoming Events for OSH
Tuesday 27th April, 2021
Q1 2021 Oil Search Ltd Activities Report
Friday 30th April, 2021
Oil Search Ltd Annual Shareholders Meeting
Friday 30th April, 2021 Estimate
Oil Search Ltd Annual Shareholders Meeting
Tuesday 27th July, 2021
Q2 2021 Oil Search Ltd Activities Report
Tuesday 24th August, 2021
Half Year 2021 Oil Search Ltd Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Oil Search
What is the Oil Search share price?

As of 2:30am, shares in Oil Search are trading at A$4.02, giving the company a market capitalisation of £4.76bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Oil Search share price performed this year?

Shares in Oil Search are currently trading at A$4.02 and the price has moved by 52.22% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Oil Search price has moved by 14.17% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Oil Search?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Oil Search, there are there are currently 2 "buy" , 7 "hold" and 1 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Oil Search is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Oil Search next release its financial results?

Oil Search is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-12-31
What is the Oil Search dividend yield?

Oil Search does not currently pay a dividend.

Does Oil Search pay a dividend?

Oil Search does not currently pay a dividend.

When does Oil Search next pay dividends?

Oil Search does not currently pay a dividend.

How do I buy Oil Search shares?

To buy shares in Oil Search you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Oil Search?

Shares in Oil Search are currently trading at A$4.02, giving the company a market capitalisation of £4.76bn.

Where are Oil Search shares listed? Where are Oil Search shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Oil Search:

Country of listing: Australia
Exchange: ASX
Ticker Symbol: OSH
What kind of share is Oil Search?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Oil Search is currently classified as a Style Neutral. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Oil Search share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Oil Search are currently priced at A$4.02. At that level they are trading at 9.51% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Oil Search currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.135 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Oil Search share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Oil Search. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 24.39%. At the current price of A$4.02, shares in Oil Search are trading at 17.15% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Oil Search PE Ratio?

We were not able to find PE ratio data for Oil Search.

Who are the key directors of Oil Search?

Oil Search's management team is headed by:

Kostas Constantinou - NID
Richard Lee - NEC
Eileen Doyle - NID
Keiran Wulff - CEO
Michael Drew - EVP
Susan Cunningham - NID
Bakheet Al Katheeri - NED
Elizabeth White - EVP
Bart Lismont - EVP
Bruce Dingeman - EVP
Diego Fettweis - EVP
Leon Buskens - OTH
Peter Fredricson - CFO
Who are the major shareholders of Oil Search?

Here are the top five shareholders of Oil Search based on the size of their shareholding:

Mubadala Investment Company PJSC Sovereign Wealth Fund
Percentage owned: 9.46% (196.6m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 6.07% (126.2m shares)
The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 5.38% (111.8m shares)
MFS Investment Management Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 3.31% (68.7m shares)
MFS International Growth Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 1.32% (27.4m shares)
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