Analysts Issue Research Notes On Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY)

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Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY) finished Thursday with an addition of $0.03 to close at $4.31, an upside of 0.70 percent. An average of 16,370,920 shares of common stock have been traded in the last five days. There was a fall of -$0.01 in the past week, and it reached a new high 27 times over the past 12 months. The last 20 days have seen an average of 16,129,680 shares traded, while the 50-day average volume stands at 15,233,494.

AUY stock has decreased by -10.21% in the last month. The company shares reached their 1-month lowest point of $4.16 on 09/20/22. With the stock rallying to its 52-week high on 04/18/22, shares of the company touched a low of $3.70 and a high of $6.40 in 52 weeks. It has reached a new high 21 times so far this year and achieved 2.13% or $0.09 in price. In spite of this, the price is down -32.66% from the 52-week high.

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Valuation Metrics

Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY) has a trailing price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of 15.56. The stock’s beta is 1.34. Other valuation ratios to consider include the trailing price-to-sales (P/S) ratio at 2.26, the price-to-book (PB) ratio at 0.94, and the price-to-cash flow ratio at 18.54.

The company has a payout ratio of 43.20%. The company’s most recent quarterly dividend payment was $0.03 a share, without any change from last year. Its latest increase dividend $0.0038 reported on Monday August 2 2021.

Financial Health

The quick ratio of Yamana Gold Inc. for the three months ended June 29 was 1.50, and the current ratio was 2.00, indicating that the company is able to meet its debt obligations. Further, the company has a long term debt to equity ratio of 0.18 and a total debt to equity ratio of 0.20 for the quarter ending June 29. Its gross profit as reported stood at $1.12 billion compared to revenue of $1.82 billion.

For investors, determining the potential profitability of the investment also depends on the performance of the company’s management. In the past 12 months, Yamana Gold Inc.’s return on assets was 3.20%.

Earnings Surprise

In the quarter under review, the net income was up than the previous quarter. The company posted a net income of $225.6 million in the quarter, while revenues were grew 226.15%. The analyst consensus anticipated Yamana Gold Inc.’s latest quarter earnings to come in at $0.07 per share, but it turned out to be $0.09, a 28.60% surprise. For the quarter, EBITDA amounted to $237.2 million.

Technical Picture

From a technical analysis perspective, let’s take a brief look at Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY) price momentum. RSI 9-day as of the close on 22 September was 42.05%, suggesting the stock is Neutral, with historical volatility in this time frame at 34.67%.

As of today, AUY’s price is $4.28 -0.23% or -$0.01 from its 5-day moving average. AUY is currently trading -11.50% lower than its 20-day SMA and -21.78% lower than its 100-day SMA. However, the stock’s current price level is -10.95% below the SMA50 and +9.39% above the SMA200.

The stochastic %K and %D were 16.92% and 17.60%, respectively, and the average true range (ATR) was 0.20. With the 14-day stochastic at 23.08% and the average true range at 0.20, the RSI (14) stands at 41.99%. The stock has reached -0.10 on the 9-day MACD Oscillator while the 14-day reading was at -0.15.

Analyst Ratings

BofA Securities upgraded Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE: AUY) to a a Buy rating in its most recent analyst report. Previously, the stock was rated as a Neutral.


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