Price Crosses Moving Average
|Bid||5.00 x 39400|
|Ask||5.05 x 38500|
|Day's Range||4.81 - 5.02|
|52 Week Range||1.92 - 5.65|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||1.64|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||31.97|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.06 (1.22%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Jun 29, 2020|
|1y Target Est||3.86|
YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX:YRI; NYSE:AUY) (“Yamana” or the “Company”) confirms that a National Instrument 43-101 technical report for the Jacobina gold mine in Brazil, called ‘NI 43-101 Technical Report, Jacobina Gold Mine, Bahia State, Brazil’, with an effective date of December 31, 2019, has been filed with Canadian securities regulators and is now available under Yamana’s profile on www.sedar.com. The new technical report is also available on the Company’s website www.yamana.com.
TORONTO, May 29, 2020 -- YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX:YRI; NYSE:AUY) (“Yamana” or the “Company”) today provided notice that a National Instrument 43-101 technical report has been.
YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX: YRI; NYSE: AUY) (“Yamana” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce it has completed the previously announced sale to Nomad Royalty Company Ltd. (formerly, Guerrero Ventures Inc.) (“Nomad”) of a portfolio of royalty interests and the contingent payment to be received upon declaration of commercial production at the Deep Carbonates Project (“DCP”) at the Gualcamayo gold mine (together, the “Sale Transaction”) for total consideration of $65 million. Nomad is expected to commence trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange on or about May 29, 2020, under the symbol “NSR”. As such, Yamana has received initial upfront cash consideration of $10 million as well as $45 million in common shares of Nomad at a price of C$0.90 per share.
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Global crises are generally good news for gold, as investors turn to safe haven assets. As a result, the price of gold has surged this year, up by 15% year-to-date, with it trading at levels not seen since 2013. The upward trend has added a layer of gloss to precious metal miners, too; Shares of Yamana Gold (AUY) are up by an impressive 33% since the turn of the year. CIBC analyst Anita Soni thinks there are more gains in the pipeline. In addition to keeping her Outperformer rating on AUY shares, the analyst raised her price target from $6.15 to $7. Investors stand to take a 32% premium back to the vault should Soni’s target be met over the next 12 months. (To watch Soni’s track record, click here) What has prompted Soni’s reevaluation, then? Good news concerning two of the company’s mines, Jacobina and El Peñón. At Jacobina, positive exploration results turned what was once considered the "extended mine life" of the asset into its base case scenario. The mine’s life expectancy has been moved to 14.5 years as opposed to 11.5 years previously. Management also indicated the possibility of further extension, based on previous exploratory success at the site. As for El Peñón, drilling has resulted in the uncovering of additional gold veins, while surface exploration has generated more “exploration targets.” These results are “in line with the strategic LOM (Life of Mine) of at least 10 years,” Chen said. Furthermore, it appears the site’s facilities are underused, meaning the “excess plant capacity” can be used to boost production. Chen believes “Yamana offers near-term growth driven by improved performance of existing assets and ramp-up of new projects.” The analyst added, “The company's consistent delivery evidenced by upward guidance revisions in 2018, organic growth opportunities, and exploration potential combine nicely with an improving balance sheet and attractive relative valuation… We see these exploration results as positive news for the company as it continues to delineate its longer-term pipeline.” Turning now to the rest of the Street, Yamana’s Moderate Buy consensus rating is based on 5 Buys, 4 Holds and 1 Sell. However, overall, it appears the majority of analysts believe the stock has surged enough for now, as the average price target is $4.46, which implies downside potential of 16%. (See Yamana stock analysis on TipRanks)
Download a PDF of detailed drill hole results for JacobinaDownload a PDF of detailed drill hole results for El Peñón TORONTO, May 19, 2020 -- YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX:YRI;.
RBC Capital analyst Josh Wolfson maintained a Hold rating on Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) on Friday, setting a price target of $4.5, which is approximately 14.93% below the present share price of $5.29.
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The cost to produce gold is around $870-900 an ounce, so its margins are certainly strong right now.And given the fact that gold prices are likely to rise as the dollar weakens (or stays weak) due to all the stimulus cash that has been dumped into the economy, IAG is in a very good position to reap the benefit. * 20 Stocks to Buy If You're Still Betting on America to Thrive The stock is up 38% in the past 12 months, but year to date it's off 4%. That means it hasn't been bid up to the moon yet. And if you're looking for growth stocks, not just hedges, there are some I'm particularly excited about now. Harmony Gold (HMY)Source: Shutterstock This South African miner has been around since 1950, and it's woven into the fabric of the South African precious metals and gemstone mining family there. It also has growing gold and silver operations in Papua New Guinea.Much of its mining is done via open pit mining rather than subterranean mining. It also has a division that remediates it mining efforts once a mine has been tapped.It has significant gold and copper reserves and also has some silver reserves as well.COVID-19 has slowed production in its mining operations in the second quarter, but expectations are that production will be back to normal by Q3. Its plan is to be able to reliably produce 1 million ounces a year until 2030.HMY is up 118% in the past 12 months, but is off 3% year to date. Yamana Gold (AUY)Source: Shutterstock This Canada-based miner has only been around since 2003, but it has grown significantly, acquiring smaller miners to build its opportunities.Yamana can be considered a diversified miner, even moreso than HMY, because it also produces a significant amount of silver and copper.In my Growth Investor buy list, I prefer companies with an economic "moat" around their business, and in some industries, diversification is what provides that stability. 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Yamana Gold (AUY) has seen solid earnings estimate revision activity over the past month, and belongs to a strong industry as well.
YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX:YRI; NYSE:AUY) (“Yamana” or “the Company”) is pleased to provide an update on the Phase 2 expansion of its Jacobina mine. The Phase 2 expansion strategically positions Jacobina to generate further value bringing forward cash flows and increasing its leverage to gold prices, while taking advantage of its exceptional geological potential, both near mine and regionally, supported by the operation’s impressive track record of discovery and conversion of mineral resources to mineral reserves, which continue to show positive results in 2020. The Phase 2 pre-feasibility study (“PFS”) case (“PFS Case”) is based on the mine’s current mineral reserves and includes a life of mine (“LOM”) of 11.5-years from the beginning of 2020.
For a complete discussion of the risks, uncertainties and factors, which may lead to actual financial results and performance being different from the estimates contained in the forward-looking statements, please refer to Yamana's press release issued earlier this morning announcing first quarter 2020 results as well as the management's discussion and analysis for the same period, and other regulatory filings in Canada and the United States. On a mine-by-mine basis, our 50% share of gold production at Canadian Malartic is now expected to be 275,000 ounces.
TORONTO, April 30, 2020 -- YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX:YRI; NYSE:AUY) herein announces the results of the votes held at the annual meeting of shareholders for the election of.
YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX:YRI; NYSE:AUY) (“Yamana” or the “Company”) herein provides its updated 2020 production outlook. The Company has revised total gold, silver and gold equivalent ounce (“GEO”) production expectations for 2020 as a result of the impact of COVID-19. Gold has had an exceptionally strong performance as a hedge against risk and the current negative interest rate yield environment, in relation to silver price, which has significantly increased the GEO ratios observed in the market, vis-à-vis initial guidance.
YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX:YRI; NYSE:AUY) (“Yamana” or “the Company”) is herein reporting its financial and operational results for the first quarter of 2020. The Company posted strong quarterly production and free cash flow while further reducing net debt. The Company has updated its 2020 guidance a separate announcement relating to which will follow.
YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX:YRI; NYSE:AUY) (“Yamana” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has increased its annual dividend by a further 25% to $0.0625 per share, effective for the second quarter of 2020. This is the third dividend increase announced by Yamana in the past year, for a cumulative total increase of 213%. Yamana Gold Inc. is a Canadian-based precious metals producer with significant gold and silver production, development stage properties, exploration properties, and land positions throughout the Americas, including Canada, Brazil, Chile and Argentina.
TORONTO, April 28, 2020 -- YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX: YRI; NYSE: AUY) (“Yamana” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce it has entered into a definitive option agreement (the.
YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX: YRI; NYSE: AUY) (“Yamana” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce it has closed its previously announced sale (the “Sale Transaction”) of 12,000,000 common shares of Equinox Gold Corp. (“Equinox”) and 6,000,000 warrants of Yamana to purchase common shares of Equinox to qualified purchasers for gross proceeds to Yamana of C$120,000,000 (see press release dated April 13, 2020). The shares and warrants were sold through Stifel GMP and Cormark Securities Inc. Each warrant entitles the holder thereof to acquire one additional common share of Equinox owned by Yamana at an exercise price of C$13.50 for a term of 9 months expiring on January 15, 2021.