Semafo Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages (TSE:SMF)
Semafo (TSE:SMF) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the fourteen brokerages that are covering the stock, AnalystRatings.NET reports. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month target price among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is C$4.10.
Shares of Semafo (TSE:SMF) traded up 0.40% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $4.97. The stock had a trading volume of 533,701 shares. Semafo has a one year low of $1.34 and a one year high of $5.31. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $4.08 and a 200-day moving average of $3.85. The company’s market cap is $1.372 billion.
Semafo (TSE:SMF) last released its earnings data on Wednesday, May 7th. The company reported ($0.04) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.01. Analysts expect that Semafo will post $0.09 EPS for the current fiscal year.
A number of research firms have recently commented on SMF. Analysts at RBC Capital raised their price target on shares of Semafo from C$4.50 to C$5.00 in a research note on Thursday. They now have a “sector perform” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Raymond James initiated coverage on shares of Semafo in a research note on Wednesday, May 21st. They set an “outperform” rating and a C$4.75 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Jennings Capital upgraded shares of Semafo from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 7th.
SEMAFO Inc (TSE:SMF) is a Canadian-based mining company with gold production and exploration activities in West Africa.
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