3.51 -0.05 (-1.40%)
Pre-Market: 9:06AM EDT
|Bid||3.51 x 1800|
|Ask||3.52 x 1800|
|Day's Range||3.51 - 3.59|
|52 Week Range||3.45 - 4.70|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.07 (1.98%)|
|1y Target Est||4.33|
Ahead of today's trading session, WallStEquities.com scans Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd (NYSE: AEM), Comstock Mining Inc. (NYSE AMER: LODE), Eldorado Gold Corp. (NYSE: EGO), and Gold Fields Ltd (NYSE: GFI). Gold companies engage in the exploration and production of gold from mines.
The last week has been beneficial for precious metal mining stocks, with most rising. In this article, we’ll discuss mining stocks’ moving averages and RSI (relative strength index) scores. On Thursday, most mining stocks rebounded as gold rose.
Moody's Investors Service upgraded Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) to investment grade, raising its rating to Baa3 from Ba1. At the same time the rating on Gold Fields' $1 billion ($852 million outstanding) senior unsecured notes due 7 October 2020, issued by Gold Fields Orogen Holding (BVI) Limited and guaranteed by Gold Fields, was upgraded to Baa3 from Ba1. Moody's also withdrew Gold Fields' Ba1 Corporate Family Rating and Ba1-PD Probability of Default Rating.
JOHANNESBURG , June 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE: GFI, NYSE: GFI) is pleased to announce that the Ghanaian Minister of Lands and Natural Resources has granted regulatory ...
Most mining companies with operations in South Africa are facing infrastructure issues and labor concerns. South African miners are also facing issues due to safety regulations at their mines following several accidents due to controllable and uncontrollable circumstances. This is also true of Gold Fields (GFI), which has mines in Ghana and South Africa.
WallStEquities.com shifts focus on Gold, which is the most popular precious metal for investors. Gold prices are influenced by numerous variables that include fabricator demand, expected inflation, return on assets, and central bank demand. In this morning's lineup are these four stocks: Gold Fields Ltd (NYSE: GFI), Golden Star Resources Ltd (NYSE AMER: GSS), Kinross Gold Corp. (NYSE: KGC), and Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd (NYSE: KL).
NEW YORK, June 07, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Cemex ...
Another element that could have possibly boosted gold prices is the forward-looking estimates of higher inflation. The Fed’s assertion that it would let inflation (TIPS) move above its target of 2% is positive for gold. Gold is often considered to be a hedge against inflation.
Though most of the time, mining companies are known to closely track the fluctuations in gold and silver, on May 23, while precious metals fell, most miners stayed afloat.
It seems that the rout in precious metals has also plagued the performance of precious metal mining companies. In this article, we’ll discuss Sibanye Gold (SBGL), Gold Fields (GFI), Yamana Gold (AUY), and Pan American Silver (PAAS), which have fallen 40.9%, 15.8%, and 10.3%, respectively. PAAS has risen 12.8% on a YTD basis.
Lower platinum prices are a major concern for platinum miners in Africa. Platinum, like palladium, is used to cut down carbon monoxide emissions and as a catalyst in vehicle engines. It is also used in diesel-based generators. The platinum market has been in short supply for the last few years, and its deficit is expected to expand to a short supply of 275,000 ounces in 2018.
South African miners have traditionally traded at a discount to their global counterparts (GDX), primarily due to South Africa’s laws, labor concerns, and infrastructure challenges. Among these miners, Gold Fields (GFI) has the highest valuation multiple of 3.8x—a premium of 16.0% to the peer average. Sibanye Gold (SBGL) has a forward multiple of 3.5x—a premium of 7.4% to the peer average.
The personal consumption expenditure (or PCE) price index climbed 2.0% year-over-year (or YoY) in March 2018, which was the biggest gain since February 2017. Excluding the volatile food and energy components, the core PCE index, the Fed’s preferred measure of inflation, rose by 1.9% YoY. Economists are now expecting PCE to hit 2.0% in May because of favorable base effects.
Usually, precious metal mining companies follow precious metals. Precious metals seem to be in the doldrums over the strength of the US dollar and the Fed’s decision to raise interest rates. The recent slump in demand for haven assets has also affected mining stocks.
The last one week was choppy for precious metals amid a significant rise in the dollar. Mining stocks have also fallen dramatically due to the slump in gold and silver.
Precious metals had yet another down day on Wednesday, slumping for the second day in a row. Gold was down 0.77% on Wednesday to close at $1,321.2 an ounce. It touched its lowest mark of $1,320, and its RSI level was at 48.6. The implied volatility in gold remained at 10.3%. Silver was also down 1.2%. Silver’s losses have exceeded gold’s losses in the last few days. The RSI level for silver was at 53.3, and its volatility was at 17.1%.
JOHANNESBURG , April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Fields Limited (NYSE: GFI) (JSE: GFI) is pleased to provide an operational update for the quarter ended 31 March 2018 . Detailed financial and operational ...
Usually, precious metal mining companies follow precious metals for price direction. All four precious metals except palladium saw a down day on Friday, April 20. That led to a fall in most miners’ prices.
Usually, precious metal mining companies follow precious metals for price direction. Precious metals increased on Monday, April 16, 2018, as did most mining stocks.
Usually, precious-metal-mining companies follow precious metals. Precious metals have risen over the past few days, supporting mining companies.
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the US consumer price index (or CPI) rose 2.4% year-over-year (or YoY) in March 2018. The core CPI, which excludes volatile food and energy components, rose 0.2% over the previous month and 2.1% YoY in March. One of the factors that has significantly contributed to this increase is the impact of a change in mobile phone service costs.
In this part of our series, we’ll look at the correlation between gold and four mining stocks: Royal Gold (RGLD), Goldcorp (GG), Sibanye Gold (SBGL), and Gold Fields (GFI). Mining stocks mostly move with gold prices, but not always. Among these four miners, Gold Fields has shown the highest correlation with gold, while Royal Gold has seen the lowest correlation with gold on a YTD (year-to-date) basis.
Usually, precious metal mining companies closely follow precious metals. All four precious metals except platinum saw their prices rise on Tuesday, April 10, 2018.