ConocoPhillips explores, produces, transports and markets crude oil, bitumen, natural gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG) and natural gas liquids. The company was founded in 2002 and is based in Houston, Texas.
COP Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for COP, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Conocophillips ranked in the 69th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 208.5% on a DCF basis. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Conocophillips ended up being:
Conocophillips's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 7%; for context, that number is higher than only 17.06% of tickers in our DCF set.
COP's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than only 17.06% of tickers in our DCF set.
Relative to other stocks in its sector (Energy), Conocophillips has a reliance on debt greater than only 17.92% of them.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
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