Great Panther Mining Limited [AMEX: GPL] stock went on a downward path that fall over -2.34% on Thursday, amounting to a one-week price decrease of less than -6.19%. The company report on November 17, 2020 that Great Panther Temporarily Suspends Operations at Topia.
TSX: GPR | NYSE American: GPL.
Great Panther Mining Limited (TSX: GPR) (NYSE-A: GPL) (“Great Panther” or the “Company”) has temporarily suspended operations at the Topia mine in Mexico due to the detection of COVID-19 among the workforce. The health and safety of employees, contractors, and host communities remains a priority.
Over the last 12 months, GPL stock rose by 70.00%. The average equity rating for GPL stock is currently 2.30, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for the stock reached $273.93 million, with 353.77 million shares outstanding and 350.81 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.15M shares, GPL stock reached a trading volume of 1530777 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on Great Panther Mining Limited [GPL]:
ROTH Capital have made an estimate for Great Panther Mining Limited shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on August 10, 2017. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, H.C. Wainwright raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on October 22, 2014, representing the official price target for Great Panther Mining Limited stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $3 to $2.25, while Global Hunter Securities kept a Neutral rating on GPL stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Great Panther Mining Limited is set at 0.04, with the Price to Sales ratio for GPL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.06. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.01. Price to Free Cash Flow for GPL in the course of the last twelve months was 13.49 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.00.
GPL Stock Performance Analysis:
Great Panther Mining Limited [GPL] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -6.19. With this latest performance, GPL shares dropped by -8.00% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 95.65% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 70.00% 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 GPL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 40.86, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 34.53, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 42.07 for Great Panther Mining Limited [GPL]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 0.8745, while it was recorded at 0.8155 for the last single week of trading, and 0.6515 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Great Panther Mining Limited Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Great Panther Mining Limited [GPL] shares currently have an operating margin of -19.87 and a Gross Margin at -10.87. Great Panther Mining Limited’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -45.92.
Return on Total Capital for GPL is now -34.06, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -95.95. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -105.23, with Return on Assets sitting at -47.82. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Great Panther Mining Limited [GPL] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 59.36. Additionally, GPL Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 37.25, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 22.03. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 17.03, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 10.69.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Great Panther Mining Limited [GPL] managed to generate an average of -$147,109 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 11.13 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 1.04.Great Panther Mining Limited’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.00 and a Current Ratio set at 1.30.
GPL Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Great Panther Mining Limited posted 0.02/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.01/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 100.00%. 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 GPL.
Great Panther Mining Limited [GPL] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $58 million, or 15.10% of GPL stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of GPL stocks are: VAN ECK ASSOCIATES CORP with ownership of 20,002,656, which is approximately 14.082% of the company’s market cap and around 3.30% of the total institutional ownership; RUFFER LLP, holding 12,356,676 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $9.66 million in GPL stocks shares; and MIRAE ASSET GLOBAL INVESTMENTS CO., LTD., currently with $6.01 million in GPL stock with ownership of nearly 30.793% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Great Panther Mining Limited stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of November and at the time of the November reporting period, where 30 institutional holders increased their position in Great Panther Mining Limited [AMEX:GPL] by around 24,640,210 shares. Additionally, 21 investors decreased positions by around 7,688,266 shares, while 16 investors held positions by with 41,841,894 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 74,170,370 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. GPL stock had 20 new institutional investments in for a total of 13,002,754 shares, while 9 institutional investors sold positions of 517,295 shares during the same period.