Yamana Gold Inc. (TSE:YRI) (NYSE:AUY) has been assigned an average rating of “Buy” from the eight analysts that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month target price among brokerages that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is C$5.35.

Separately, National Bank Financial cut their price target on Yamana Gold from C$5.75 to C$5.25 and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, July 28th.

Yamana Gold (TSE:YRI) opened at 3.51 on Friday. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $3.45 and its 200 day moving average price is $3.51. Yamana Gold has a 52-week low of $2.84 and a 52-week high of $6.43. The firm’s market cap is $3.33 billion.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 13th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 29th will be issued a $0.005 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 28th. This represents a $0.02 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.57%.

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Yamana Gold Company Profile

Yamana Gold Inc is a gold producer with gold production, gold development stage properties, exploration properties, and land positions throughout the Americas, including Canada, Brazil, Chile and Argentina. The Company’s segments include Chapada mine in Brazil; El Penon mine in Chile; Canadian Malartic mine in Canada; Gualcamayo mine in Argentina; Minera Florida mine in Chile; Jacobina mine in Brazil; Brio Gold Inc (Brio Gold), and Corporate and other.

Analyst Recommendations for Yamana Gold (TSE:YRI)

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