Royal Gold Company Profile (NASDAQ:RGLD)

About Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)

Royal Gold logoRoyal Gold, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, is engaged in acquiring and managing precious metal streams, royalties and similar interests. The Company operates through two segments: Acquisition and Management of Stream Interests, and Acquisition and Management of Royalty Interests. Its assets are located in Canada, Chile, Dominican Republic, Mexico, the United States, Africa, Australia and Other. As of June 30, 2016, the Company owned stream interests on four producing properties and three development-stage properties. It has investments in stream interests relating to Pueblo Viejo, Andacollo, Wassa and Prestea, and Rainy River. As of June 30, 2016, the Company owned royalty interests on 34 producing properties, 21 development-stage properties and 131 exploration-stage properties, of which it considered 50 to be evaluation-stage projects.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Gold Mining
  • Sub-Industry: Gold
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:RGLD
  • CUSIP: 78028710
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $5.72561 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 65,343,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $89.36
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $81.61
  • 52 Week Range: $60.21 - $94.39
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 56.59
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 54.82
  • P/E Growth: 1.41
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $439.05 million
  • Price / Sales: 13.05
  • Book Value: $34.91 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.51
  • Annual Dividend: $0.96
  • Dividend Yield: 1.1%
  • EBITDA: $305.58 million
  • Net Margins: 23.03%
  • Return on Equity: 4.19%
  • Return on Assets: 3.09%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.25%
  • Current Ratio: 4.54%
  • Quick Ratio: 4.29%
  • Average Volume: 491,365 shs.
  • Beta: 0.57
  • Short Ratio: 4.09

Frequently Asked Questions for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)

What is Royal Gold's stock symbol?

Royal Gold trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "RGLD."

How often does Royal Gold pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Royal Gold?

Royal Gold announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, October 6th will be given a dividend of $0.24 per share on Friday, October 20th. This represents a $0.96 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.09%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 5th. View Royal Gold's Dividend History.

How were Royal Gold's earnings last quarter?

Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 9th. The company reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.33 by $0.02. The firm earned $108.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $108.72 million. Royal Gold had a return on equity of 4.19% and a net margin of 23.03%. The firm's revenue was up 15.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.32 earnings per share. View Royal Gold's Earnings History.

When will Royal Gold make its next earnings announcement?

Royal Gold is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Royal Gold.

Where is Royal Gold's stock going? Where will Royal Gold's stock price be in 2017?

12 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Royal Gold's stock. Their predictions range from $83.00 to $115.00. On average, they anticipate Royal Gold's stock price to reach $93.15 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Royal Gold.

Who are some of Royal Gold's key competitors?

Who are Royal Gold's key executives?

Royal Gold's management team includes the folowing people:

  • William M. Hayes, Chairman of the Board
  • Tony A. Jensen, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Stefan L. Wenger CPA, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer
  • William Heissenbuttel, Vice President - Corporate Development & Operations
  • Mark E. Isto, Vice President - Operations
  • Karli S. Anderson, Vice President - Investor Relations
  • Bruce C. Kirchhoff Esq., Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • M. Craig Haase, Independent Director
  • C. Kevin McArthur, Independent Director
  • Jamie C. Sokalsky, Independent Director

Who owns Royal Gold stock?

Royal Gold's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Beacon Financial Group (0.07%). Company insiders that own Royal Gold stock include Bruce Christopher Kirchhoff, Karli S Anderson, Stefan Wenger, Sybil E Veenman, Tony A Jensen, William Holmes Heissenbuttel and William M Hayes. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Royal Gold.

Who sold Royal Gold stock? Who is selling Royal Gold stock?

Royal Gold's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Beacon Financial Group. Company insiders that have sold Royal Gold stock in the last year include Bruce Christopher Kirchhoff, Karli S Anderson, Stefan Wenger, Tony A Jensen, William Holmes Heissenbuttel and William M Hayes. View Insider Buying and Selling for Royal Gold.

How do I buy Royal Gold stock?

Shares of Royal Gold can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Royal Gold's stock price today?

One share of Royal Gold stock can currently be purchased for approximately $87.71.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Royal Gold (NASDAQ RGLD)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  308 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  272 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  580
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Royal Gold and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $93.15 (6.20% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)
Price Target History for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)
Analysts' Ratings History for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/1/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$113.00LowView Rating Details
9/7/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformLowView Rating Details
9/6/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$95.00LowView Rating Details
8/16/2017FBR & CoBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$81.00 -> $85.00MediumView Rating Details
8/10/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector Perform$82.50 -> $92.50LowView Rating Details
7/12/2017MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
6/15/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket Perform$88.00LowView Rating Details
6/6/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$83.00 -> $84.00MediumView Rating Details
5/12/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetSector Perform$81.00 -> $115.00LowView Rating Details
12/5/2016Dundee SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuyN/AView Rating Details
11/11/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutral$86.00N/AView Rating Details
11/4/2016CIBCUpgradeSector Perform -> Sector Outperform$90.00N/AView Rating Details
7/7/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
12/11/2015GabelliInitiated CoverageBuy$45.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)
Earnings by Quarter for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)
Earnings History by Quarter for Royal Gold (NASDAQ RGLD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/1/2017$0.42N/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2017Q4 2017$0.33$0.31$108.72 million$108.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2017Q3 2017$0.38$0.36$105.14 million$107.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2017Q217$0.39$0.36$115.57 million$107.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q117$0.42$0.46$2.40 million$117.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/10/2016Q416$0.33$0.32$100.62 million$94.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q316$0.27$0.29$97.26 million$93.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q216$0.24$0.23$89.30 million$98.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q116$0.31($0.17)$92.48 million$74.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q415$0.28$0.23$71.00 million$73.58 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q315$0.28$0.38$78.05 million$74.11 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q215$0.30$0.23$81.99 million$61.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q115$0.29$0.29$75.33 million$69.03 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q414$0.29$0.23$77.30 million$70.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q314$0.24$0.31$69.20 million$57.75 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q214$0.23$0.16$64.70 million$52.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q114$0.26$0.23$58.50 million$56.49 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q4 2013$0.27$0.16$64.06 million$57.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q3 2013$0.39$0.37$75.94 million$74.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q2 2013$0.43$0.42$80.19 million$79.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012$0.40$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012$0.44$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.46$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2012$0.48$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.42$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2011$0.38$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.39$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$0.29$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.59
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.85
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$0.33$0.46$0.39
Q2 20173$0.31$0.43$0.38
Q3 20173$0.26$0.43$0.36
Q4 20173$0.39$0.56$0.46
Q1 20182$0.38$0.44$0.41
Q2 20182$0.39$0.44$0.42
Q3 20181$0.51$0.51$0.51
Q4 20181$0.51$0.51$0.51
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)
Next Dividend:10/20/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.96
Dividend Yield:1.09%
Dividend Growth:4.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:61.54% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
64.86% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
60.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:12 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)

Dividend History by Quarter for Royal Gold (NASDAQ RGLD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.12%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 70.34%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/2/2017Stefan WengerCFOSell1,500$85.88$128,820.00View SEC Filing  
8/30/2017Karli S AndersonVPSell2,262$91.45$206,859.90View SEC Filing  
8/28/2017Bruce Christopher KirchhoffVPSell6,190$90.76$561,804.40View SEC Filing  
8/28/2017Tony A JensenCEOSell25,000$90.00$2,250,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2017Bruce Christopher KirchhoffVPSell28,805$86.28$2,485,295.40View SEC Filing  
8/18/2017Stefan WengerCFOSell2,086$87.49$182,504.14View SEC Filing  
8/16/2017Tony A JensenCEOSell3,523$87.03$306,606.69View SEC Filing  
8/16/2017William M HayesChairmanSell10,850$86.35$936,897.50View SEC Filing  
7/25/2017Stefan WengerCFOSell1,129$85.00$95,965.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2017Tony A JensenCEOSell25,000$85.00$2,125,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/12/2017Stefan WengerCFOSell500$80.00$40,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/3/2017Stefan WengerCFOSell1,500$77.05$115,575.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2017Stefan WengerCFOSell2,000$80.06$160,120.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017Stefan WengerCFOSell2,500$80.00$200,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017Tony A. JensenCEOSell25,000$80.00$2,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2017Stefan WengerCFOSell500$75.00$37,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2017Stefan WengerCFOSell1,000$70.40$70,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/13/2017Stefan WengerCFOSell2,000$75.00$150,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/3/2017Stefan WengerCFOSell2,000$70.10$140,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2017Sybil E VeenmanDirectorBuy1,000$62.76$62,760.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2017William Holmes HeissenbuttelVPSell10,067$63.26$636,838.42View SEC Filing  
1/23/2017Stefan WengerCFOSell1,000$70.00$70,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2016William Holmes HeissenbuttelVPSell7,817$61.89$483,794.13View SEC Filing  
11/17/2016Stefan WengerCFOSell9,917$68.03$674,653.51View SEC Filing  
6/22/2016Bruce Christopher KirchhoffVPSell3,333$66.19$220,611.27View SEC Filing  
5/13/2016William Holmes HeissenbuttelVPSell1,250$57.64$72,050.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Stefan WengerCFOSell733$45.23$33,153.59View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Tony A JensenCEOSell30,500$44.85$1,367,925.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014William M ZischVPSell2,003$70.89$141,992.67View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Bruce Christopher KirchhoffVPSell6,278$69.54$436,572.12View SEC Filing  
6/28/2013James W StuckertDirectorSell121,505$40.25$4,890,576.25View SEC Filing  
6/26/2013James W StuckertDirectorSell142,074$41.71$5,925,906.54View SEC Filing  
6/26/2013Tony A JensenCEOBuy2,000$39.69$79,380.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2013M Craig HaaseDirectorBuy1,000$66.51$66,510.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2012Karen GrossVPSell20,253$94.37$1,911,275.61View SEC Filing  
9/14/2012Tony A JensenCEOSell5,902$94.33$556,735.66View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Stanley DempseyDirectorSell5,000$76.57$382,850.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)
Latest Headlines for Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD)
DateHeadline logoTechnical Reports on Gold Equities -- Royal Gold, Agnico Eagle Mines, Franco-Nevada, and McEwen Mining - PR Newswire (press release) - October 18 at 8:14 AM logoBear of the Day: Jack in the Box (JACK) - October 10 at 6:23 AM logoNoteworthy Thursday Option Activity: LB, RGLD, DG - Nasdaq - October 7 at 7:55 AM logoBear of the Day: Royal Gold (RGLD) - Nasdaq - October 7 at 7:55 AM logoRoyal Gold (RGLD) Discloses Operational Updates for Q1 - Nasdaq - October 7 at 7:55 AM logoAnalyzing Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC) and Royal Gold (RGLD) - October 6 at 12:14 AM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) CFO Sells $128,820.00 in Stock - October 4 at 8:28 PM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) Receives "Buy" Rating from Canaccord Genuity - October 1 at 11:22 AM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - October 1 at 7:56 AM logoHead to Head Analysis: Klondex Mines (KLDX) & Royal Gold (RGLD) - September 29 at 6:24 AM logoThere's a New Bull Argument to Buy Gold, but Does It Pass Muster? - September 28 at 7:59 PM logoWhat the Latest Mining Stock Technicals Tell Us - September 25 at 4:55 PM logoWhat Is Royal Gold Inc’s (RGLD) Share Price Doing? - September 22 at 4:31 PM logoA Correlation Study of the Major Mining Stocks - September 20 at 8:23 AM logoAn Overview of Mining Shares’ Movement in September 2017 - September 13 at 8:24 AM logoRoyal Gold (RGLD) Presents At Bank of America Canada Mining Conference - Slideshow - September 12 at 9:16 AM logoWhy Shares of Royal Gold Rose 7% in August - September 9 at 10:19 AM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) Earns "Outperform" Rating from Royal Bank Of Canada - September 7 at 7:40 PM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) Earns Buy Rating from BMO Capital Markets - September 6 at 4:35 PM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - September 6 at 6:40 AM logoWhy I Love Royal Gold, Inc. - September 5 at 8:28 AM logoCritical Survey: Alio Gold (ALO) & Royal Gold (RGLD) - September 2 at 8:28 PM logoDaily Technical Summary Reports on Gold Stocks -- Royal Gold, Agnico Eagle Mines, Franco-Nevada, and Richmont ... - PR Newswire (press release) - August 31 at 9:25 AM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) VP Sells $206,859.90 in Stock - August 30 at 7:56 PM logoRoyal Gold Receives Composite Rating Upgrade - August 29 at 8:17 PM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) VP Sells $561,804.40 in Stock - August 29 at 7:38 PM logoInsider Selling: Royal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) CEO Sells 25,000 Shares of Stock - August 29 at 7:16 PM logoRoyal Gold Reaches Analyst Target Price - Nasdaq - August 29 at 3:15 PM logoAnalyzing Royal Gold (RGLD) and Iamgold Corporation (IAG) - August 28 at 10:06 PM logoRoyal Gold (RGLD) & Iamgold Corporation (IAG) Financial Review - August 28 at 4:20 PM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.38 Per Share - August 27 at 6:16 AM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) CEO Sells $306,606.69 in Stock - August 25 at 8:10 PM logoETFs with exposure to Royal Gold, Inc. : August 24, 2017 - August 25 at 10:53 AM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.24 - August 23 at 5:56 PM logoSandstorm Gold (SAND) & Royal Gold (RGLD) Financial Survey - August 22 at 6:28 PM logoAnalyzing Royal Gold (RGLD) and Eldorado Gold Corporation (EGO) - August 21 at 6:16 AM logoReviewing Royal Gold (RGLD) & AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) - August 19 at 2:28 PM logoInsider Selling: Royal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) VP Sells 28,805 Shares of Stock - August 18 at 10:28 PM logoStefan Wenger Sells 2,086 Shares of Royal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) Stock - August 18 at 10:28 PM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) Chairman William M. Hayes Sells 10,850 Shares - August 18 at 7:46 PM logoFBR & Co Reaffirms Hold Rating for Royal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) - August 16 at 1:01 PM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. :RGLD-US: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : August 14, 2017 - August 15 at 6:43 AM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) Expected to Post FY2018 Earnings of $1.22 Per Share - August 14 at 8:36 AM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Royal Gold Inc. - August 13 at 5:40 AM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - August 12 at 6:50 AM logoEdited Transcript of RGLD earnings conference call or presentation 10-Aug-17 4:00pm GMT - August 11 at 8:02 AM logoCanaccord Genuity Reiterates Buy Rating for Royal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) - August 10 at 7:46 PM logoRoyal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) PT Raised to $92.50 at National Bank Financial - August 10 at 3:22 PM logoRoyal Gold Inc. Announces 2% Fall In Q4 Earnings - Nasdaq - August 10 at 7:23 AM logoRoyal Gold Reports Record Annual Revenue, Earnings and Cash Flow - August 10 at 7:23 AM



Royal Gold (RGLD) Chart for Friday, October, 20, 2017

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