The time has not yet come to remove your chips from the table: Franco-Nevada Corporation (FNV)

With 0.55 million shares changed hands, the volume of the stock remained lighter than its average volume of 0.76 million shares. The 52-week range on FNV shows that it touched its highest point at $161.25 and its lowest point at $102.29 during that stretch. It currently has a 1-year price target of $141.19. With its current market cap of 20.85 billion, FNV has annualized dividend of $1.39 while the current yield stands at 1.28%. Beta for the stock currently stands at 0.72.

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Price Performance and Earnings:

Stock performance is one of the indicators that investors use to determine whether they will profit from a stock. The price performance of FNV was down-trending over the past week, with a drop of -2.06%, but this was up by 1.49% over a month. Three-month performance dropped to -11.47% while six-month performance fell -22.34%. The stock lost -21.21% in the past year, while it has lost -2.08% so far this year. A look at the trailing 12-month EPS for FNV yields 3.54 with Next year EPS estimates of 3.38. For the next quarter, that number is 0.94. This implies an EPS growth rate of -4.36% for this year and -2.86% for next year. EPS is expected to grow by 4.50% annually over the next five years; however, over the past five years, the company experienced an annual growth rate of 28.11%.


Float and Shares Shorts:

At present, 191.89 million FNV shares are outstanding with a float of 190.70 million shares on hand for trading. On Jan 11, 2024, short shares totaled 3.23 million, which was 1.59% higher than short shares on Dec 14, 2023. In addition to Mr. Paul Brink as the firm’s President, CEO & Director, Mr. Sandip Rana BBA, C.A. serves as its Chief Financial Officer.

Institutional Ownership:

Through their ownership of 75.54% of FNV’s outstanding shares, institutional investors have majority control over the company.


Analysts Ratings:

Reading analyst opinions is an effective way to decide where to invest, and there are several opinions available for FNV since 0 analysts follow the stock currently. In the same way, a target price assigned to a stock can also reveal much about its potential. With FNV analysts setting a high price target of $185.00 and a low target of $117.31, the average target price over the next 12 months is $141.19. Based on these targets, FNV could surge 70.51% to reach the target high and rise by 8.12% to reach the target low. Reaching the average price target will result in a growth of 30.13% from current levels.

Summary of Insider Activity:

Insiders traded FNV stock several times over the past three months with 0 Buys and 0 Sells. In these transactions, 0 shares were bought while 0 shares were sold. The number of buy transactions has increased to 10 while that of sell transactions has risen to 7 over the past year. The total number of shares bought during that period was 58,533 while 42,950 shares were sold.