Yamana Gold (NYSE:AUY) (TSE:YRI) was upgraded by investment analysts at Macquarie from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a report issued on Friday, MarketBeat Ratings reports.
Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the company. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $4.00 price objective on shares of Yamana Gold in a research note on Wednesday, January 31st. TD Securities set a $4.00 price objective on Yamana Gold and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, October 16th. TheStreet upgraded Yamana Gold from a “d+” rating to a “c-” rating in a research note on Friday, December 29th. Scotiabank set a $4.00 price objective on Yamana Gold and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, January 15th. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded Yamana Gold from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 9th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating, five have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. Yamana Gold currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $3.61.
Yamana Gold (AUY) traded down $0.05 during trading on Friday, hitting $3.08. The stock had a trading volume of 14,790,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 14,350,000. The company has a quick ratio of 0.62, a current ratio of 0.99 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.35. The company has a market capitalization of $2,890.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of -8.32 and a beta of 0.77. Yamana Gold has a twelve month low of $2.21 and a twelve month high of $3.80.
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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.
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