Yamana Gold Inc. [NYSE: AUY] stock went on an upward path that rose over 1.61% on Monday, amounting to a one-week price decrease of less than -12.62%. The company report on June 16, 2021 that Yamana Gold Releases 2020 Material Issues Report.
YAMANA GOLD INC. (TSX:YRI; NYSE:AUY; LSE:AUY) (“Yamana” or “the Company”) has published its 2020 Material Issues Report (“MIR”), it’s fifteenth such report. The MIR provides a comprehensive overview of the Company’s environmental, social, and governance (“ESG”) performance, and the approach and philosophy that underpins our commitment to ESG excellence.
Over the last 12 months, AUY stock dropped by -11.93%. The one-year Yamana Gold Inc. stock forecast points to a potential downside of -13.01. The average equity rating for AUY stock is currently 2.60, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
The market cap for the stock reached $4.28 billion, with 965.55 million shares outstanding and 961.18 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 10.54M shares, AUY stock reached a trading volume of 13103741 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Guru’s Opinion on Yamana Gold Inc. [AUY]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for AUY shares is $3.92 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on AUY 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.
Barclays have made an estimate for Yamana Gold Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Equal Weight, with their previous recommendation back on January 06, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, BMO Capital Markets raised their target price from $8.25 to $9. The new note on the price target was released on November 16, 2020, representing the official price target for Yamana Gold Inc. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Yamana Gold Inc. is set at 0.16, with the Price to Sales ratio for AUY stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 2.63. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.97.
AUY Stock Performance Analysis:
Yamana Gold Inc. [AUY] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -12.62. With this latest performance, AUY shares dropped by -14.64% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -24.53% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -11.93% 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 AUY stock in for the last two-week period is set at 31.26, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 24.54, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 36.68 for Yamana Gold Inc. [AUY]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 4.95, while it was recorded at 4.64 for the last single week of trading, and 5.20 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Yamana Gold Inc. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Yamana Gold Inc. [AUY] shares currently have an operating margin of +27.86 and a Gross Margin at +33.81. Yamana Gold Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +13.04.
Return on Total Capital for AUY is now 7.89, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 4.02. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 4.98, with Return on Assets sitting at 2.74. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Yamana Gold Inc. [AUY] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 23.68. Additionally, AUY Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 19.14, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 12.22. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 23.38, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 18.90.
Receivables Turnover for the company is 429.06 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.21.
AUY Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Yamana Gold Inc. posted -0.03/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0/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 AUY. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Yamana Gold Inc. go to 40.04%.
Yamana Gold Inc. [AUY] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $1,840 million, or 52.91% of AUY stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of AUY stocks are: VAN ECK ASSOCIATES CORP with ownership of 108,450,136, which is approximately -7.016% of the company’s market cap and around 0.36% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 29,105,127 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $128.94 million in AUY stocks shares; and AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL INC, currently with $108.03 million in AUY stock with ownership of nearly 91.193% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Yamana Gold Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of April and at the time of the April reporting period, where 131 institutional holders increased their position in Yamana Gold Inc. [NYSE:AUY] by around 50,930,717 shares. Additionally, 133 investors decreased positions by around 83,961,118 shares, while 54 investors held positions by with 280,445,783 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 415,337,618 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. AUY stock had 41 new institutional investments in for a total of 7,923,949 shares, while 51 institutional investors sold positions of 42,242,183 shares during the same period.