Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE: AEM), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 10.19 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Agnico Eagle Mines Limited is 44.25 (with a change from open of -0.34%), this in conjunction with a target price of 55.42. Volume today has so far reached 40315, with an average volume of about 1634.23. The GAP for this stock, is 1.60%.
The P/E ratio is 48.13, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 49.77. The current EPS for Agnico Eagle Mines Limited, is 0.91, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 521.30%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 4.05%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Agnico Eagle Mines Limited, EPS is looking like it will grow 20.94% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 27.50%. Quarter over quarter is 164.50% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 11.60%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 17.20%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 3.30%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.20% and institutional ownership is 78.10%. Shares outstanding is 233.2, while shares float is at a value of 231.51. Float short for Agnico Eagle Mines Limited is 1.23% and the short ratio is 1.74.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.22, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.25. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 3.6, and the quick ratio is 2.6. The most recent gross margin is 53.20% and their operating margin is 19.80%. The profit margin is 9.40%.
Agnico Eagle Mines Limited has seen returns on assets of 2.90%, and on investment, 4.40%. Return on equity is 4.60%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 1.75. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 4.64, with Price/book ratio coming to 2.08 and Price/cash is 10.95, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 43.27.
The simple moving averages are -2.66% and -2.75% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -26.37% and the 52 week low is 26.24%.
Agnico Eagle Mines Limited has a dividend yield of 0.92%, with a current price of 44.25. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 41.30%. This is in an industry, Gold, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Basic Materials. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited is based in Canada.
Performance in the Gold industry means that Agnico Eagle Mines Limited has seen performance for the past week of -0.61%, with performance for the month coming to -11.31%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of -7.26%, and for the half year the performance is -23.08%. Volatility for this week is 2.50% and for the month this is 2.39%.
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