NYSE:AU - AngloGold Ashanti Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$12.46 +0.12 (+0.97 %)
(As of 04/25/2019 04:19 AM ET)
Previous Close$12.34
Today's Range$12.18 - $12.66
52-Week Range$7.07 - $15.86
Volume2.80 million shs
Average Volume3.75 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.10 billion
P/E Ratio23.51
Dividend Yield0.41%
Beta-1.05
AngloGold Ashanti Limited operates as a gold mining company. It also produces silver, uranium, and sulphuric acid; and dóre bars. The company operates 14 mines and 3 projects in 10 countries in South Africa, Continental Africa, the Americas, and Australasia. AngloGold Ashanti Limited was incorporated in 1944 and is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Gold & silver ores
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIPN/A
Phone27-0-11-637-6000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.94 billion
Cash Flow$2.0227 per share
Book Value$6.58 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees51,480
Market Cap$5.10 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE:AU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AngloGold Ashanti's stock symbol?

AngloGold Ashanti trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AU."

How often does AngloGold Ashanti pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AngloGold Ashanti?

AngloGold Ashanti declared an annual dividend on Friday, February 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.0679 per share on Thursday, April 18th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.46%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 21st. View AngloGold Ashanti's Dividend History.

How were AngloGold Ashanti's earnings last quarter?

AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) posted its earnings results on Monday, February, 22nd. The mining company reported $0.16 EPS for the quarter. The mining company had revenue of $1.06 billion for the quarter. View AngloGold Ashanti's Earnings History.

What guidance has AngloGold Ashanti issued on next quarter's earnings?

AngloGold Ashanti issued an update on its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Monday, February, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.50-0.54 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.48.

What price target have analysts set for AU?

4 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for AngloGold Ashanti's stock. Their forecasts range from $11.00 to $14.00. On average, they expect AngloGold Ashanti's share price to reach $12.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AngloGold Ashanti.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AngloGold Ashanti?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AngloGold Ashanti in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for AngloGold Ashanti.

Has AngloGold Ashanti been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about AU stock has trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AngloGold Ashanti earned a media sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the mining company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting AngloGold Ashanti?

AngloGold Ashanti saw a drop in short interest in March. As of March 29th, there was short interest totalling 9,928,395 shares, a drop of 51.3% from the March 15th total of 20,387,498 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,412,977 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.9 days. Approximately 2.4% of the shares of the company are sold short. View AngloGold Ashanti's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of AngloGold Ashanti's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of AngloGold Ashanti own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AngloGold Ashanti investors own include Goldcorp (GG), Broadwind Energy (BWEN), Hawkins (HWKN), General Electric (GE), Barrick Gold (GOLD), United States Steel (X), CA (CA), Micron Technology (MU), Newmont Goldcorp (NEM) and Freeport-McMoRan (FCX).

Who are AngloGold Ashanti's key executives?

AngloGold Ashanti's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Kelvin P. M. Dushnisky B.Sc. (Hon.), J.D., M.Sc., LL.B., CEO & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Ms. Kandimathie Christine Ramon BCompt, BCompt (Hons), CA(SA), CFO & Exec. Director (Age 52)
  • Ms. Maria Esperanza Sanz Perez BCom, LLB, HDipTax, Adm Attorney, AMP Harvard, Exec. VP of Legal, Commercial & Governance and Company Sec. (Age 53)
  • Ms. Tirelo Sibisi, Exec. VP of Group HR (Age 50)
  • Mr. Chris Sheppard, Chief Operating Officer of South Africa (Age 61)

Who are AngloGold Ashanti's major shareholders?

AngloGold Ashanti's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include USS Investment Management Ltd (0.55%), LGT Capital Partners LTD. (0.15%), Dorsey Wright & Associates (0.07%), FNY Investment Advisers LLC (0.01%), Virtu Financial LLC (0.01%) and Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for AngloGold Ashanti.

Which major investors are selling AngloGold Ashanti stock?

AU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LGT Capital Partners LTD. and Virtu Financial LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for AngloGold Ashanti.

Which major investors are buying AngloGold Ashanti stock?

AU stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including USS Investment Management Ltd, Dorsey Wright & Associates, FNY Investment Advisers LLC, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Nkcfo LLC and Investors Research Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for AngloGold Ashanti.

How do I buy shares of AngloGold Ashanti?

Shares of AU 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 AngloGold Ashanti's stock price today?

One share of AU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.46.

How big of a company is AngloGold Ashanti?

AngloGold Ashanti has a market capitalization of $5.10 billion and generates $3.94 billion in revenue each year. The mining company earns $133 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.53 on an earnings per share basis. AngloGold Ashanti employs 51,480 workers across the globe.

What is AngloGold Ashanti's official website?

The official website for AngloGold Ashanti is http://www.anglogoldashanti.com.

How can I contact AngloGold Ashanti?

AngloGold Ashanti's mailing address is 76 Rahima Moosa Street, Johannesburg T3, 2001. The mining company can be reached via phone at 27-0-11-637-6000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE AU)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  344 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  489 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  833
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AngloGold Ashanti and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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