Alamos Gold Inc. [NYSE: AGI] loss -3.13% or -0.24 points to close at $7.42 with a heavy trading volume of 5126693 shares. The company report on February 1, 2021 that Alamos Gold Announces Appointment of Vice President, Projects.
Alamos Gold Inc. (TSX:AGI; NYSE:AGI) (“Alamos” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of John Fitzgerald as its Vice President, Projects. Mr. Fitzgerald will lead all engineering, procurement and construction activities for the Company’s development projects.
Mr. Fitzgerald has more than 30 years of global experience in progressive engineering and management positions and was most recently Vice President, Projects & Technical Services at Centerra Gold. Prior to that he was Chief Operating Officer at AuRico Metals and Senior Director of Mining at AuRico Gold (and predecessor Northgate Minerals) where he oversaw mining and project development activities, including advancing the early work on the Lynn Lake Project. Mr. Fitzgerald also held various positions with Rio Tinto, Barrick Gold, Placer Dome and De Beers.
It opened the trading session at $7.69, the shares rose to $7.74 and dropped to $7.36, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for AGI points out that the company has recorded -28.38% loss over the past six months. However, it is still -122.16% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 2.99M shares, AGI reached to a volume of 5126693 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Alamos Gold Inc. [AGI]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for AGI shares is $8.82 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on AGI stock is a recommendation set at 2.20. 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.
JP Morgan have made an estimate for Alamos Gold Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on February 10, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on September 09, 2020, representing the official price target for Alamos Gold Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Alamos Gold Inc. is set at 0.33, with the Price to Sales ratio for AGI stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 4.12. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.05.
Trading performance analysis for AGI stock
Alamos Gold Inc. [AGI] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -8.28. With this latest performance, AGI shares dropped by -9.95% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -28.38% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 9.28% 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 AGI stock in for the last two-week period is set at 33.46, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 27.18, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 37.33 for Alamos Gold Inc. [AGI]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 8.52, while it was recorded at 7.84 for the last single week of trading, and 9.01 for the last 200 days.
Alamos Gold Inc. [AGI]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Alamos Gold Inc. [AGI] shares currently have an operating margin of +18.04 and a Gross Margin at +22.28. Alamos Gold Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +14.07.
Return on Total Capital for AGI is now 4.63, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 3.62. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 3.62, with Return on Assets sitting at 2.88. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Alamos Gold Inc. [AGI] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 0.03. Additionally, AGI Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 0.03, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 0.02.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Alamos Gold Inc. [AGI] managed to generate an average of $56,273 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 16.51 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.20.
Alamos Gold Inc. [AGI]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Alamos Gold Inc. posted -0.01/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.01/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 AGI.
An analysis of insider ownership at Alamos Gold Inc. [AGI]
There are presently around $1,589 million, or 74.64% of AGI stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of AGI stocks are: VAN ECK ASSOCIATES CORP with ownership of 44,806,598, which is approximately 8.391% of the company’s market cap and around 0.30% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 11,371,172 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $84.37 million in AGI stocks shares; and ROYAL BANK OF CANADA, currently with $77.14 million in AGI stock with ownership of nearly 17.438% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Alamos Gold Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of February and at the time of the February reporting period, where 93 institutional holders increased their position in Alamos Gold Inc. [NYSE:AGI] by around 16,325,448 shares. Additionally, 97 investors decreased positions by around 20,610,212 shares, while 32 investors held positions by with 177,260,151 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 214,195,811 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. AGI stock had 28 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,446,782 shares, while 28 institutional investors sold positions of 3,167,670 shares during the same period.