1 Analysts rated AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) as Strong Buy


AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $20.78. The stock traded with the volume of 3.01 Million in the last trading session. AngloGold Ashanti Limited opened at $10.95 and closed by showing a decrease of -1.6%. The Bid price in the last session was $11.10 x 10000 and the Ask price was $11.34 x 4500. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).

AngloGold Ashanti Limited has the Market Capitalization of 4.68 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $22.91 and 52-Week Low of $6.2 and it touched its 52-week high on Aug 4, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Dec 2, 2015.

AngloGold Ashanti Limited reported its last Earnings on Nov 28 BMO where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.04/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.02/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $0.02/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of 100%.

4 number of analysts also provided their insight on AngloGold Ashanti Limited, where the Average Price Target for the stock is $20.78. They also projected Low Price Target as $13.19 while High Price Target is set at $24.

A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 1 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 2 reported it as Buy.1 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 0 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.

AngloGold Ashanti Limited annual Divided is 0 while it’s Dividend Yield is 0%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 43.02 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 8.01. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 1.18 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 1.73, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 9.78 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 0.

The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 0 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 0% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 2.4%.

The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of -10.6% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is -18.83 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -28.89 percent.

A look at performance overview of AngloGold Ashanti Limited depicts that Performance (Week) is -2.8 percent while Performance Month is -17.9%. Quarterly performance shows a value of -33.29% and Half Year Performance value stands at -19.16%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of 73.44 percent. AngloGold Ashanti Limited has its YTD performance of 56.34 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).

Upgrades/Downgrades Report:

The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Citigroup on 10-May-16 who Downgrade the stock from Neutral to Sell. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 11-Apr-16, RBC Capital Mkts took an action “Upgrade” from Sector Perform to Outperform. On 8-Mar-16, the stock was Downgrade to Sector Perform by RBC Capital Mkts.