Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (NYSE:AU) shares traded -1.39% down during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $12.79. The stock exchanged hands 1.93 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 3.92 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $5.16 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $15.2 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 3 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (NYSE:AU) high price target of $16 and with a conservative view have low price target of $14.
BMO Capital “Initiates Coverage On” Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (NYSE:AU) in a research note issued to investors on 12/10/18 to Market Perform with price target of $11.
Additionally on 11/06/18 Citigroup “Downgrades” Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (NYSE:AU) to Sell setting price target at $0 and on 11/13/17 RBC Capital “Upgrades” the stock to Outperform. Furthermore on 11/07/17 HSBC “Upgrades” the stock to Buy.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 37.49 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.43, Consequently Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (NYSE:AU)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 2.53%, 2.78% respectively. The company’s beta value is at -1.03.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (NYSE:AU) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.7. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
Currently Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (NYSE:AU)’s shares owned by insiders are 3.1%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 41.9%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded 0%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 0.5%.
Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (NYSE:AU)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $3.94 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 1.31. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $6.33 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 2.02, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0.83, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 15.4. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 2.07 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 40.22.