|Bid||0.000 x 780000|
|Ask||0.000 x 780000|
|Day's Range||3.166 - 3.236|
|52 Week Range||2.502 - 3.894|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Gold Fields Limited (GFI) has been on the move lately as the stock has risen by 27.1% in the past four weeks, and it is currently trading well above its 20-Day SMA
The volatilities of Gold Fields, Agnico Eagle Mines, Silver Wheaton, and Coeur d'Alene Mining were 68.9%, 46.3%, 49.2%, and 62.3%, respectively, on December 5, 2016.
South African miners can be categorized as senior miners or intermediate miners. However, there are unique factors driving their performances that merit special attention.
AngloGold Ashanti (AU), one of the largest gold mining players, has an EV-to-EBITDA multiple of 5.2x, the highest among South African miners.
AngloGold Ashanti (AU) has the highest financial leverage among all the South African gold miners. However, it has significantly deleveraged over the last year.
Precious-metal-based funds such as the iShares MSCI Gold Fund (RING) and the Sprott Gold Miners (SGDM) have fallen over the past few months.