NYSE:ABX - Barrick Gold Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$9.98 -0.43 (-4.13 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 08:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$10.41
Today's Range$9.72 - $10.26
52-Week Range$9.72 - $18.35
Volume24.86 million shs
Average Volume11.43 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.64 billion
P/E Ratio13.31
Dividend Yield1.14%
Barrick Gold logoBarrick Gold Corporation engages in the exploration and development of mineral properties. It primarily explores for gold and copper deposits. The company holds a 50% interest in the Veladero mine located in the San Juan Province of Argentina; 50% interest in the KCGM, a gold mine located in Australia; 95% interest in Porgera, a gold mine located in Papua New Guinea; 50% interest in the Zaldívar, a copper mine located in Chile; and 50% interest in the Jabal Sayid, a copper mine located in Saudi Arabia. It also owns gold mines and exploration properties in Africa; and gold projects located in South America and North America. Barrick Gold Corporation was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Gold & silver ores
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.51
Current Ratio2.12
Quick Ratio1.22


Trailing P/E Ratio13.31
Forward P/E Ratio16.63
P/E Growth8.99

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.37 billion
Price / Sales1.39
Cash Flow$1.9920 per share
Price / Cash5.01
Book Value$9.49 per share
Price / Book1.05


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.75
Net Income$1.44 billion
Net Margins-3.38%
Return on Equity6.13%
Return on Assets2.74%


Outstanding Shares1,166,900,000
Market Cap$12.64 billion

Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Barrick Gold's stock symbol?

Barrick Gold trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ABX."

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

Barrick Gold declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 25th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 31st will be given a dividend of $0.03 per share on Monday, September 17th. This represents a $0.12 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 30th. View Barrick Gold's Dividend History.

How were Barrick Gold's earnings last quarter?

Barrick Gold Corp (NYSE:ABX) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 25th. The basic materials company reported $0.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.05. The basic materials company earned $1.71 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.74 billion. Barrick Gold had a negative net margin of 3.38% and a positive return on equity of 6.13%. Barrick Gold's revenue was down 20.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.22 EPS. View Barrick Gold's Earnings History.

When is Barrick Gold's next earnings date?

Barrick Gold is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Barrick Gold.

What price target have analysts set for ABX?

18 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Barrick Gold's stock. Their predictions range from $11.00 to $19.00. On average, they anticipate Barrick Gold's share price to reach $15.0385 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 50.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Barrick Gold.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Barrick Gold?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Barrick Gold in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 15 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Barrick Gold.

Are investors shorting Barrick Gold?

Barrick Gold saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 14,028,734 shares, an increase of 64.6% from the July 13th total of 8,521,707 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 14,701,414 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.0 days. View Barrick Gold's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Barrick Gold's key competitors?

Who are Barrick Gold's key executives?

Barrick Gold's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John Lawson Thornton, Exec. Chairman & Member of International Advisory Board (Age 64)
  • Mr. Kelvin P. M. Dushnisky B.Sc. (Hon.), J.D., M.Sc., LL.B., Pres & Non-Independent Director (Age 54)
  • Ms. Catherine P. Raw CFA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 36)
  • Mr. Mark F. Hill B.Eng, Chief Investment Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Kevin J. Thomson, Sr. Exec. VP of Strategic Matters (Age 61)

Has Barrick Gold been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about ABX stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Barrick Gold earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.64 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Barrick Gold.

Who are Barrick Gold's major shareholders?

Barrick Gold's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Van ECK Associates Corp (4.51%), Flossbach Von Storch AG (4.15%), Ashler Capital LLC (1.57%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (1.51%), CIBC World Markets Inc. (0.93%) and Boston Partners (0.85%).

Which institutional investors are selling Barrick Gold stock?

ABX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Van ECK Associates Corp, CIBC World Markets Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, Oldfield Partners LLP and Contrarius Investment Management Ltd.

Which institutional investors are buying Barrick Gold stock?

ABX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ashler Capital LLC, Flossbach Von Storch AG, Toronto Dominion Bank, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, CIBC Asset Management Inc, Jupiter Asset Management Ltd., GAM Holding AG and Marathon Asset Management LLP.

How do I buy shares of Barrick Gold?

Shares of ABX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Barrick Gold's stock price today?

One share of ABX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.98.

How big of a company is Barrick Gold?

Barrick Gold has a market capitalization of $12.64 billion and generates $8.37 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $1.44 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.75 on an earnings per share basis. Barrick Gold employs 18,421 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Barrick Gold?

Barrick Gold's mailing address is 161 BAY STREET BROOKFIELD PLACE TD CANADA TRUST TOWER SUITE 3700, Toronto A6, M5J2S1. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 416-682-3860 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Barrick Gold (NYSE ABX)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  519 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  891 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,410
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Barrick Gold and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ABX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ABX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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