4. As of noon trading, Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation ( COG) is down $1.73 (-2.5%) to $66.47 on average volume Thus far, 1.0 million shares of Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $66.45-$68.85 after having opened the day at $68.62 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $68.20. Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation, an independent oil and gas company, engages in the development, exploitation, exploration, production, and marketing of natural gas, crude oil, and natural gas liquids in the United States. Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation has a market cap of $14.1 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 107.9, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 37.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. TheStreet Ratings rates Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation Ratings Report now. Exclusive Offer: Jim Cramer's 'go-to' small/mid-cap guru Bryan Ashenberg only buys stocks he thinks could return 50-100%. See his top picks for 14-days FREE.