The Brokerages Set Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) PT at $22.73

The Brokerages Set Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) PT at $22.73

Capital Innovations LLC increased its position in shares of Barrick Gold Corporation by 35.8% in the third quarter.

Barrick Gold Corporation (Barrick) is a gold mining company.

Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on ABX. It increased, as 10 investors sold DigitalGlobe Inc shares while 70 reduced holdings. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 72,065 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $1,369,000 after buying an additional 1,420 shares in the last quarter.

Talking about profitability of the company, the profit margin percentage is 16.44% while its operating margin for the trailing twelve month is at 29.75%. Comerica Bank boosted its stake in shares of Barrick Gold Corporation by 7.2% in the fourth quarter. 1832 Asset Management L.P. now owns 7,822 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $139,000 after buying an additional 802 shares during the period. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. now owns 5,608 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $106,000 after buying an additional 506 shares during the period. The stock traded on unusually ascend volume of 8.37 Million comparing to the average volume of 13451.45 shares, completing picture of exact trends with uncompleted dots in volume over the norm. Barrick Gold Corp now has $18.54 billion valuation. Over the last five days, shares have managed 2.48% gains and now is down -6.21% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $17.5.

BBT disclosed shows upbeat performance surged trend during the previous trading day. This represents an increase of 155% compared to the typical volume of 898 put options.

Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) (TSE:ABX) last released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, April 24th. After $0.14 actual EPS reported by Barrick Gold Corp (USA) for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 71.43% EPS growth. Barrick Gold Corporation had a net margin of 16.44% and a return on equity of 8.34%.

According to Balance Sheet of ABX, Total cash on most recent quarter is 2.28 Billion. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.11 EPS. The company’s revenue was up 3.3% compared to the same quarter past year. In the last earnings report the EPS was $1.21 and is projected to be $0.73 for the current year with 1,165,774,000 shares outstanding.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 15th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 31st were issued a $0.03 dividend. About shares traded. Dividend And Income Fund Inc (NYSE:DNI) has risen 10.82% since June 29, 2016 and is uptrending. Moreover, Sei Invs has 0% invested in Dividend And Income Fund Inc (NYSE:DNI) for 500 shares.

Among 23 analysts covering Barrick Gold Corp.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece was first reported by BBNS and is the sole property of of BBNS. If you are accessing this article on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA & global copyright & trademark legislation. Advaxis, Inc. has 3 buy ratings, 0 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -59.37% from its high of $16.3 to a $257.25 million market value through last close. Jefferies Group LLC raised their price objective on Barrick Gold Corporation from $21.00 to $24.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 19th. While looking the figure depicted by the Price to Earning we can suggest that the shares of Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) are overvalued. October 5 investment analysts at Goldman Sachs made no change to the stock rating of “Buy” and moved up the price target to $27.00 from $23.00. Scotiabank reaffirmed a “sector perform” rating and set a $22.50 target price on shares of Barrick Gold Corporation in a report on Tuesday, April 25th. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold.

On July 29 Deutsche Bank kept the stock rating at “Hold” and raised the price expectation from $14.50 to $22.00. The Company is principally engaged in the production and sale of gold and copper, as well as related activities, such as exploration and mine development. The Company’s divisions include Goldstrike, Cortez, Pueblo Viejo, Lagunas Norte, Veladero, Turquoise Ridge, Acacia Mining plc (Acacia), Pascua-Lama and Other Mines.