Shares of B2Gold Corp. (TSE:BTO) (NYSE:BTG) have been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the eight analysts that are covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a buy recommendation. The average 1 year price target among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is C$4.96.

Several brokerages have recently issued reports on BTO. TD Securities restated a “buy” rating and issued a C$5.50 price objective on shares of B2Gold Corp. in a research note on Friday, May 5th. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a C$5.00 price target on shares of B2Gold Corp. in a research note on Friday, June 16th. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a C$5.00 price target on shares of B2Gold Corp. in a research note on Friday, June 16th. Scotiabank set a C$5.00 price target on B2Gold Corp. and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 20th. Finally, National Bank Financial reissued a “sector perform market weight” rating on shares of B2Gold Corp. in a research note on Monday, July 31st.

In other B2Gold Corp. news, Director Clive Thomas Johnson bought 100,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 18th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of C$3.20 per share, with a total value of C$320,000.00. Also, insider William Lytle sold 22,263 shares of B2Gold Corp. stock in a transaction dated Monday, June 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of C$3.38, for a total value of C$75,248.94. Over the last three months, insiders acquired 232,051 shares of company stock worth $742,320 and sold 355,963 shares worth $1,320,609.

B2Gold Corp. (TSE:BTO) traded up 0.64% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $3.16. 1,707,183 shares of the company were exchanged. B2Gold Corp. has a one year low of $2.69 and a one year high of $4.64. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $3.30 and a 200 day moving average price of $3.64. The company has a market capitalization of $3.09 billion and a PE ratio of 53.56.

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