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How has Barrick Gold Corporation:(NYSE:ABX) performed recently?

Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE: ABX) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 25276.57. It is in the Gold industry and sector Basic Materials, with a current P/E of *TBA, a forward P/E of 24.45 and EPS of -2.56. At a stock price of 21.52 (-0.42%) it has a dividend yield of 0.37%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been -22.00%, more recently this last year it has grown by 2.40%. The next year growth is going to be about 36.84% and more long-term 31.33% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -245.60%. Sales growth for the past five years have been -3.90% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -14.00%.

For performance, Barrick Gold Corporation the past week has seen a gain of -1.95%. For the last month performance for Barrick Gold Corporation is 7.73%. While the last quarter is 36.76% and half year, 174.27%. Finally for the year, performance is 147.93%.

The 52-week high for Barrick Gold Corporation, is at -8.31%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 266.09%. The 20-day simple moving average is 10.24% and 67.91% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 3.77%, and for the month it is 3.59%. Barrick Gold Corporation, has a target price of 19.5.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.25, and for total debt/equity Barrick Gold Corporation has 1.27. The gross margin is 28.00%, while operating margin is -27.70%, the profit margin is -34.20%. The current ratio is 2.7 and the quick ratio is 1.7.

Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 72.10%. Barrick Gold Corporation has a payout ratio of *TBA. With the total shares outstanding coming to 1169.67. The shares float is 1162.66, with the float short at 2.42%, with short ratio coming to 1.38.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see Barrick Gold Corporation, get -10.20%, with its returns on investment at -13.50%. Return on equity is -34.70%. So will the investors see the target price of 19.5, reached soon?

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.


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