Take off with AngloGold Ashanti Plc. (AU): Get ready for trading

With 1.22 million shares changed hands, the volume of the stock remained lighter than its average volume of 2.41 million shares. During the session, the Gold company that operates in wider Basic Materials sector, reached to the highest price of $25.04 whereas the lowest price it dropped to was $24.14. The 52-week range on AU shows that it touched its highest point at $25.84 and its lowest point at $14.91 during that stretch. It currently has a 1-year price target of $23.24. With its current market cap of 10.42 billion, AU has annualized dividend of $0.04 while the current yield stands at 0.15%. AU paid its most recent dividend on 1710288000, while the ex-dividend date for that was 1710374400. Beta for the stock currently stands at 1.01.

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 AU was up-trending over the past week, with a rise of 6.20%, but this was up by 6.57% over a month. Three-month performance surged to 48.80% while six-month performance rose 58.39%. The stock lost -2.93% in the past year, while it has gained 32.80% so far this year. A look at the trailing 12-month EPS for AU yields -0.75 with Next year EPS estimates of 2.93. For the next quarter, that number is 0.39. This implies an EPS growth rate of 2408.83% for this year and 15.45% for next year.

Float and Shares Shorts:

At present, 419.73 million AU shares are outstanding with a float of 419.69 million shares on hand for trading. On 2024-04-30, short shares totaled 7.54 million, which was 179.99999999999997 higher than short shares on 1711584000. In addition to Mr. Alberto Calderon Zuleta B.A., BA Econ, Econ, J.D., Law, M Phil Econ, M.A. as the firm’s CEO & Executive Director, Ms. Gillian Doran FCCA serves as its Executive Director & CFO.

Institutional Ownership:

Through their ownership of 0.65231 of AU’s outstanding shares, institutional investors have minority control over the company.

An Overview of Recent Financials:

Understanding a company as a customer does not mean you will understand it as an investor. The wise investor uses quantitative research to analyze metrics such as revenue, net income, and earnings. In its fiscal quarter reported on 2023-12-31, AU reported revenue of $1158000000.0 and operating income of $114000000.0. The EBITDA in the recently reported quarter was $349000000.0 and diluted EPS was $nan.

Analysts Ratings:

Reading analyst opinions is an effective way to decide where to invest, and there are several opinions available for AU 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.