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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) from Basic Materials

Today’s top gainers include the company Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) which is in the industry Gold, gaining 2.96% today. In the last week its performance is 5.48%, and -17.69% for the past quarter. Currently, Barrick Gold Corporation, ABX has a target price of 23.03, so today’s gain of 2.96% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 2.26%.

Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX), has a market cap of 19498.8, and is based in Canada. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 72.10%.

At the current price of 16.37, it has a dividend yield of 0.49%, and its target price is 23.03. This is with a profit margin of -33.30%, and total debt/equity of 1.23. Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) has a P/E of *TBA, as well as a forward P/E of 16.62.

With a current EPS of -2.43, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 46.80%,Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -22.00%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 33.96%.

Performance for the year is 117.94%. Since its IPO date on 2/4/1985, the total performance to date is 122.65%.

Volume today for Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX), is 13569900, while its average volume is 15898.26. Whilst the total gain today was 2.96%, it did have a day high of -26.15%.

Volatility for this week has been at 3.01%, and 3.85% for the month. The 52-week low for Barrick Gold Corporation, ABX has been 138.79%, while the 52-week-high has reached -30.17%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is -13.50%, and its return on assets is -10.30%. Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) has an operating margin of -25.80%. With a sales growth of -9.80% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Barrick Gold Corporation, ABX is in the sector Basic Materials, its long-term debt/equity is 1.2, and has a current ratio of 2.8 and 1.8 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Barrick Gold Corporation? Well its PEG is *TBA, and the P/S is 2.3, along with a P/B of 2.6. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 7.99.

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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