Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) shares traded 3.15% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $2.62. The stock exchanged hands 14.94 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 13.88 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $2.48 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $3.77 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 14 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) high price target of $5.55 and with a conservative view have low price target of $1.98.
Raymond James “Reinstates” Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) in a research note issued to investors on 6/15/17 to Market Perform with price target of $3.3.
Additionally on 2/22/17 Bank of America “Downgrades” Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) to Underperform setting price target at $0 and on 1/13/17 Credit Suisse “Downgrades” the stock to Neutral at $4. Furthermore on 12/19/16 BMO Capital “Downgrades” the stock to Market Perform at $0.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 60.25 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.09, Consequently Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 3.11%, 3.63% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 0.72.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.8. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
According to analysts Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.02 and can go high up to $0.06. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.01 derived from a total of 11 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $429.24 Million according to 4 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $451.41 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $407.6 Million. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $1.75 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $1.58 Billion and high estimates of $1.88 Billion according to 13 number of analysts.
Currently Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.2%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 60.7%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded 0%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 4.06%.
Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) 52-week high price stands at $5.97 and low price stands at $2.21, its price distance from 52-week high is -56.15% while its distance from 52-week low price is 18.55%. The stock hit its 52-week high on 07/28/16, and 52-week low on 07/10/17.
Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $1.79 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 1.39. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $4.77 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 0.55, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0.23, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 11.51. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 0.