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Alamos Gold Inc. (AGI)

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  • Benzinga

    A Look Into Alamos Gold's Price Over Earnings

    Looking into the current session, Alamos Gold Inc. (NYSE: AGI) is trading at $8.59, after a 0.92% drop. Over the past month, the stock decreased by 14.36%, but over the past year, it actually increased by 59.37%. With questionable short-term performance like this, and great long-term performance, long-term shareholders might want to start looking into the company's price-to-earnings ratio. Assuming that all other factors are held constant, this could present itself as an opportunity for shareholders trying to capitalize on the higher share price. The stock is currently below from its 52 week high by 25.86%. The P/E ratio is used by long-term shareholders to assess the company's market performance against aggregate market data, historical earnings, and the industry at large. A lower P/E indicates that shareholders do not expect the stock to perform better in the future, and that the company is probably undervalued. It shows that shareholders are less than willing to pay a high share price, because they do not expect the company to exhibit growth, in terms of future earnings. View more earnings on AGIMost often, an industry will prevail in a particular phase of a business cycle, than other industries. Alamos Gold Inc. has a lower P/E than the aggregate P/E of 37.04 of the Metals & Mining industry. Ideally, one might believe that the stock might perform worse than its peers, but it's also probable that the stock is undervalued. Price to earnings ratio is not always a great indicator of the company's performance. Depending on the earnings makeup of a company, investors can become unable to attain key insights from trailing earnings.See more from Benzinga * Click here for options trades from Benzinga * Understanding Alamos Gold's Ex-Dividend Date(C) 2020 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.

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    Understanding Alamos Gold's Ex-Dividend Date

    On November 24, 2020, Alamos Gold (NYSE:AGI) announced shareholders can expect to receive a dividend payable on December 21, 2020. The stock will then go ex-dividend 1 business day(s) before the record date. Alamos Gold, whose current dividend payout is $0.02, has an ex-dividend date set at December 4, 2020. The payout equates to a dividend yield of 0.97% at current price levels.What Are Ex-Dividend Dates? An ex-dividend date signals when a company's shares cease to trade with its current dividend payout. There is a small intermission period before the company announces a new dividend. Usually, a company's ex-dividend date falls one business day before its record date. Investors should keep this in mind when purchasing stocks because buying them on or after ex-dividend dates does not qualify them to receive the declared payment. Newly declared dividends go to shareholders who have owned that stock before the ex-dividend date. Most ex-dividend dates operate on a quarterly basis.Alamos Gold's Dividend History Over the past year, Alamos Gold has experienced an overall upward trend regarding its dividend payouts and yields. Last year on December 5, 2019 the company's payout was $0.01, which has since grown by $0.01. Similarly, Alamos Gold's dividend yield in last year was 0.74%, which has since grown by 0.23%. Companies use dividend yields in different strategic ways. Some companies may opt to not give yields altogether to reinvest in themselves. Other companies may opt to increase or decrease their yield amounts to control how their shares circulate throughout the stock market.To read more news on Alamos Gold click here.See more from Benzinga * Click here for options trades from Benzinga * Analyzing H&R Block's Ex-Dividend Date * Genesco's Earnings: A Preview(C) 2020 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.