Kinross Gold Corporation [NYSE: KGC] closed the trading session at $8.51 on 10/26/20. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $8.48, while the highest price level was $8.70. The company report on October 22, 2020 that White Gold Corp. Expands Gold Mineralization on Multiple Targets in Trenching Program Including 8.88 g/t Gold over 2.5m and Identifies New Target with Probe Samples up to 24.4 g/t Gold on JP Ross Property, Yukon.
White Gold Corp. (TSX.V: WGO, OTC: WHGOF, FRA: 29W) is pleased to announce positive trench, GT probe and soil sample results which identified additional and widespread structurally controlled gold mineralization at multiple targets on its road accessible JP Ross (“JPR”) property. The primary goal of the trenching program was to test identified soil and GT probe geochemistry anomalies and obtain a better understanding of the structural controls on mineralization to aid in drill planning. The positive results from this program in conjunction with other exploration results warranted follow-up exploration, with a series of rotary air blast (RAB) holes recently drilled to further test these targets, and additional RAB and diamond drilling planned for 2021. These activities form an integral part of the Company’s ongoing fully-funded $4 million exploration program backed by strategic partners Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (TSX: AEM, NYSE: AEM) and Kinross Gold Corp (TSX: K, NYSE: KGC), which also includes diamond drilling at the Ryan’s Surprise and Titan targets, RAB drilling at the Hen and JPR properties, and a significant regional program comprising soil and GT probe sampling and ground geophysical (magnetics and VLF-EM) surveys.
The stocks have a year to date performance of 79.54 percent and weekly performance of -4.27 percent. The stock has been moved at 23.33 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed -2.74 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed -3.08 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 15.17M shares, KGC reached to a volume of 9754185 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Kinross Gold Corporation [KGC]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for KGC shares is $11.93 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on KGC stock is a recommendation set at 2.10. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
BofA Securities have made an estimate for Kinross Gold Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on August 05, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, RBC Capital Mkts raised their target price from $7 to $7.50. The new note on the price target was released on June 16, 2020, representing the official price target for Kinross Gold Corporation stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Kinross Gold Corporation is set at 0.38, with the Price to Sales ratio for KGC stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.90. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.91, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.19. Price to Free Cash Flow for KGC in the course of the last twelve months was 27.02 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 2.50.
KGC stock trade performance evaluation
Kinross Gold Corporation [KGC] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -4.27. With this latest performance, KGC shares dropped by -2.74% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 23.33% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 76.56% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for KGC stock in for the last two-week period is set at 43.58, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 37.69, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 45.63 for Kinross Gold Corporation [KGC]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 8.92, while it was recorded at 8.80 for the last single week of trading, and 6.95 for the last 200 days.
Kinross Gold Corporation [KGC]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Kinross Gold Corporation [KGC] shares currently have an operating margin of +17.11 and a Gross Margin at +24.43. Kinross Gold Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +20.55.
Return on Total Capital for KGC is now 8.86, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 10.68. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 14.61, with Return on Assets sitting at 8.37. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Kinross Gold Corporation [KGC] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 35.58. Additionally, KGC Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 26.24, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 20.85. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 35.28, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 26.02.
Receivables Turnover for the company is 27.78 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.41.Kinross Gold Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.50 and a Current Ratio set at 3.80.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Kinross Gold Corporation [KGC] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Kinross Gold Corporation posted 0.08/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.08/share. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for KGC. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Kinross Gold Corporation go to 17.90%.
Kinross Gold Corporation [KGC]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $5,874 million, or 69.90% of KGC stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of KGC stocks are: VAN ECK ASSOCIATES CORP with ownership of 130,303,559, which is approximately -9.609% of the company’s market cap and around 0.29% of the total institutional ownership; RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES LLC, holding 52,858,674 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $449.83 million in KGC stocks shares; and RUFFER LLP, currently with $340.68 million in KGC stock with ownership of nearly -6.062% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Kinross Gold Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 147 institutional holders increased their position in Kinross Gold Corporation [NYSE:KGC] by around 91,484,131 shares. Additionally, 147 investors decreased positions by around 111,021,642 shares, while 36 investors held positions by with 487,776,218 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 690,281,991 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. KGC stock had 64 new institutional investments in for a total of 44,757,211 shares, while 42 institutional investors sold positions of 19,185,760 shares during the same period.