AngloGold Ashanti to extend life of Tropicana mine

Lester Mason
December 8, 2017

The Nasdaq had slipped 1.6 percent in the past three days, its worst such fall in more than three months amid doubts over stretched valuations and the impact of a USA tax overhaul on corporate earnings. Investors are evaluating the details of the new tax code as U.S. Senate Republicans attempt to reconcile their version of the bill with that of the House of Representatives.

Net profit margin of the company is seen at -4.00%. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.56 billion, a P/E ratio of 74.40 and a beta of -1.31.

AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) reported loss -6.26% in recent buying and selling session with closing price of $ 9.14. Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 2.73M shares a day, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm.

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The short ratio in the company's stock is documented at 1.57 and the short float is around of 1.10%.


The stock has a market cap of $3.72B and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated 406.51M. Comerica Bank now owns 23,405 shares of the mining company's stock worth $263,000 after buying an additional 306 shares during the last quarter. After a recent check, it is observed that the insiders for the firm now own 3.10% shares. The volatility change in the previous week has observed by 2.73% and experienced of 2.45% change in the last month. Return on assets is -2.30% and Return on equity (ROE) is -6.40% while it's Return on Investment (ROI) of 6.30%. AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) has declined 18.89% since December 7, 2016 and is downtrending.

Before trading, trader, investor or shareholder must have an eye on stock's historical performance.

Looking into last 5 trades, the stock observed a return of nearly -12.20%.

Looking about the past performance history, the company plunged -12.20% for the last five trades and exhausted -3.48% in one month period. In Play Stocks are volatile enough to produce good risk and reward trading opportunities for both bull and bear traders intraday. The AU switched 2.87% away from its 52 week minimum and distanced -33.19% from its 52 week peak. The firm's 50-day moving average price is $11.54 and its 200-day moving average price is $11.45.

Analyst notified mean rating at 2.00 after consensus analysis. The mean target price as estimated by the analysts for the company has been recorded at $13.68. If a stock does not have good liquidity then it may take some time before a broker is able to negotiate a deal to buy or sell a stock and the broker may not be able to get the sell or buy price that the trader is looking for.

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