Gold Fields Limited [NYSE: GFI] plunged by -$0.46 during the normal trading session on Monday and reaching a high of $10.52 during the day while it closed the day at $10.32. The company report on June 11, 2021 that Gold Fields’ South Deep Gold Mine and the NUM and UASA Reach Three-year Wage Agreement.
– Gold Fields’ South Deep Gold Mine and the NUM and UASA trade unions have concluded a three-year wage agreement for the period 1 March 2021 to 28 February 2024.
The parties believe that the agreement is in the best interest of employees and the mine’s long-term sustainability.
Gold Fields Limited stock has also loss -8.19% of its value over the past 7 days. However, GFI stock has inclined by 8.29% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 15.57% and gained 11.33% year-on date.
The market cap for GFI stock reached $9.23 billion, with 883.47 million shares outstanding and 862.71 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 6.20M shares, GFI reached a trading volume of 17432380 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 Gold Fields Limited [GFI]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for GFI shares is $12.91 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on GFI stock is a recommendation set at 2.60. 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.
Goldman have made an estimate for Gold Fields Limited shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on February 12, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, RBC Capital Mkts raised their target price to Sector Perform. The new note on the price target was released on September 15, 2020, representing the official price target for Gold Fields Limited stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Gold Fields Limited is set at 0.38, with the Price to Sales ratio for GFI stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.37. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 2.49, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.99. Price to Free Cash Flow for GFI in the course of the last twelve months was 8.36.
GFI stock trade performance evaluation
Gold Fields Limited [GFI] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -8.19. With this latest performance, GFI shares dropped by -2.73% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 15.57% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 37.97% 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 GFI stock in for the last two-week period is set at 36.01, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 25.96, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 42.56 for Gold Fields Limited [GFI]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 10.64, while it was recorded at 10.81 for the last single week of trading, and 10.46 for the last 200 days.
Gold Fields Limited [GFI]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Gold Fields Limited [GFI] shares currently have an operating margin of +38.31 and a Gross Margin at +43.16. Gold Fields Limited’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +18.58.
Return on Total Capital for GFI is now 31.45, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 17.07. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 25.69, with Return on Assets sitting at 11.81. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Gold Fields Limited [GFI] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 53.37. Additionally, GFI Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 34.80, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 26.17. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 49.34, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 32.17.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Gold Fields Limited [GFI] managed to generate an average of $2,110,249 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 38.99 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.64.Gold Fields Limited’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Current Ratio set at 1.90.
Gold Fields Limited [GFI]: Insider Ownership positions
Positions in Gold Fields Limited stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 92 institutional holders increased their position in Gold Fields Limited [NYSE:GFI] by around 34,049,060 shares. Additionally, 90 investors decreased positions by around 39,911,396 shares, while 28 investors held positions by with 222,120,657 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 296,081,113 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. GFI stock had 30 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,211,780 shares, while 36 institutional investors sold positions of 11,857,527 shares during the same period.