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How Analysts View Barrick Gold after the Randgold Acquisition

Annie Gilroy
How Analysts View Barrick Gold after the Randgold Acquisition

Analysts’ Views: Is It Time to Look at Gold Miners? Of the 21 analysts covering Barrick Gold (ABX), only 14.0% recommend a “buy” for the stock, the lowest percentage of “buy” recommendations among the senior miner stocks (GDX). The decline in analysts’ optimism is mainly due to consistent issues at some of its mines.