Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) shares traded -2.41% down during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $2.43. The stock exchanged hands 11.54 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 12.04 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $2.31 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $3.86 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 12 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) high price target of $5.28 and with a conservative view have low price target of $2.5.
BMO Capital “Downgrades” Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) in a research note issued to investors on 12/10/18 to Market Perform with price target of $0.
Additionally on 11/16/18 HSBC “Downgrades” Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) to Hold setting price target at $0 and on 10/10/18 Barclays “Initiates Coverage On” the stock to Underweight at $2.5. Furthermore on 7/31/18 BMO Capital “Upgrades” the stock to Outperform at $4.3.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 56.46 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.11, Consequently Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 4.32%, 5.20% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 0.68.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.6. 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 $0.01 and can go high up to $0.04. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.03 derived from a total of 11 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Previously Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) reported $0.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0. The company posted an earnings surprise of 0%.
Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $461.98 Million according to 3 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $486.55 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $420.82 Million. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $1.79 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $1.66 Billion and high estimates of $1.86 Billion according to 14 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 4.05%.
Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $1.78 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 1.3. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $4.27 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 0.57, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0.13, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 18.51. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 0.