New Gold Inc. (AMEX:NGD) finished Wednesday with a subtraction of -$0.02 to close at $0.87, a downside of -2.38 percent. An average of 5,474,660 shares of common stock have been traded in the last five days. There was a gain of $0.0259 in the past week, and it reached a new high 28 times over the past 12 months. The last 20 days have seen an average of 4,494,400 shares traded, while the 50-day average volume stands at 3,573,494.
NGD stock has increased by 24.11% in the last month. The company shares reached their 1-month lowest point of $0.6110 on 09/07/22. With the stock rallying to its 52-week high on 02/17/22, shares of the company touched a low of $0.61 and a high of $2.02 in 52 weeks. It has reached a new high 11 times so far this year and lost -42.08% or -$0.6312 in price. In spite of this, the price is down -56.99% from the 52-week high.
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New Gold Inc. (NGD) has a trailing price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of 4.83. The stock’s beta is 1.87. Other valuation ratios to consider include the trailing price-to-sales (P/S) ratio at 0.84, the price-to-book (PB) ratio at 0.45.
The quick ratio of New Gold Inc. for the three months ended June 29 was 2.10, and the current ratio was 2.80, indicating that the company is able to meet its debt obligations. Further, the company has a long term debt to equity ratio of 0.40 and a total debt to equity ratio of 0.00 for the quarter ending June 29. Its gross profit as reported stood at $368.2 million compared to revenue of $745.5 million.
For investors, determining the potential profitability of the investment also depends on the performance of the company’s management. In the past 12 months, New Gold Inc.’s return on assets was 4.00%.
For the three-month period that ended June 29, New Gold Inc. had $4.3 million in cash and short-term investments compared to $9.4 million in total debt. In the quarter under review, the net income was down than the previous quarter. The company posted a net income of -$1.23 billion in the quarter, while revenues were grew 91.19%. The analyst consensus anticipated New Gold Inc.’s latest quarter earnings to come in at -$0.02 per share, but it turned out to be -$0.02, a 0.00% surprise. For the quarter, EBITDA amounted to $26.3 million.
From a technical analysis perspective, let’s take a brief look at New Gold Inc. (NGD) price momentum. RSI 9-day as of the close on 21 September was 63.79%, suggesting the stock is Neutral, with historical volatility in this time frame at 75.38%.
As of today, NGD’s price is $0.8874 +3.07% or $0.0259 from its 5-day moving average. NGD is currently trading +25.01% higher than its 20-day SMA and -41.69% lower than its 100-day SMA. However, the stock’s current price level is +22.35% above the SMA50 and -35.64% below the SMA200.
The stochastic %K and %D were 91.24% and 94.41%, respectively, and the average true range (ATR) was 0.0690. With the 14-day stochastic at 83.46% and the average true range at 0.0655, the RSI (14) stands at 60.19%. The stock has reached 0.0407 on the 9-day MACD Oscillator while the 14-day reading was at 0.1113.
Canaccord Genuity downgraded New Gold Inc. (AMEX: NGD) to a a Hold rating in its most recent analyst report. Previously, the stock was rated as a Buy. The consensus rating for New Gold Inc. (NGD) among analysts is Hold. According to current brokerage recommendations, 0 brokerage firms advise that investors sell NGD, while 8 suggest investors hold. There are 1 analyst who rate the stock as underweight. The stock is rated overweight by 0 analysts, while 3 others rate it as a “buy”.
What is NGD’s price target for the next 12 months?
Analysts predict a range of price targets between $0.78 and $2.08, with a median target of $1.00. Taking a look at these predictions, the average price target given by analysts for New Gold Inc. (NGD) stock is $1.16.