AngloGold Ashanti Limited Company Profile (NYSE:AU)

About AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)

AngloGold Ashanti Limited logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AngloGold Ashanti) is a gold mining company. The Company's business activities span the spectrum of the mining value chain. Its main product is gold. Its portfolio includes over 17 mines in approximately nine countries. It also produces silver, uranium and sulfuric acid as by-products. The Company operates through four segments: South Africa, Continental Africa, Australasia and Americas. Its South African operations comprise over four mines and surface production facilities, which include the Vaal River operations, including Kopanang and Moab Khotsong; The West Wits operations, including Mponeng and TauTona, and surface operations. It has operations in Continental Africa in locations, including Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ghana, Guinea, Mali and Tanzania. The Australasia segment includes the operations in Australia. It consists of Sunrise Dam and Tropicana. The Americas segment includes the operations in Argentina, Brazil and the United States.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Gold Mining
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:AU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $3.88 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 409,361,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.64
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $10.43
  • 52 Week Range: $8.89 - $14.77
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.84
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $4.16 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.93
  • Book Value: $6.36 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.49
  • Annual Dividend: $0.09
  • Dividend Yield: 1.1%
  • EBITDA: $1.26 billion
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.88%
  • Current Ratio: 1.57%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.65%
  • Average Volume: 3.37 million shs.
  • Beta: -1.41
  • Short Ratio: 1.15

Frequently Asked Questions for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)

What is AngloGold Ashanti Limited's stock symbol?

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

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

AngloGold Ashanti Limited declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 22nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 24th will be given a dividend of $0.0992 per share on Monday, April 17th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 22nd. View AngloGold Ashanti Limited's Dividend History.

How were AngloGold Ashanti Limited's earnings last quarter?

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

Where is AngloGold Ashanti Limited's stock going? Where will AngloGold Ashanti Limited's stock price be in 2017?

6 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for AngloGold Ashanti Limited's shares. Their forecasts range from $12.43 to $12.43. On average, they expect AngloGold Ashanti Limited's stock price to reach $12.43 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for AngloGold Ashanti Limited.

Who are some of AngloGold Ashanti Limited's key competitors?

Who are AngloGold Ashanti Limited's key executives?

AngloGold Ashanti Limited's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Srinivasan Venkatakrishnan, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Christine Ramon, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director
  • Ludwig Eybers, Deputy Chief Operating Officer
  • Charles E. Carter, Executive Vice President - Strategy and Business Development
  • Maria Esperanza Sanz Perez, Executive Vice President - Legal, Commercial and Governance and Company Secretary
  • Graham J. Ehm, Executive Vice President - Planning and Technical
  • David Collen Noko, Executive Vice President - Sustainability
  • Ron W. Largent, Chief Operating Officer, International
  • Chris Sheppard, Chief Operating Officer, South Africa
  • Sipho M. Pityana, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board

How do I buy AngloGold Ashanti Limited stock?

Shares of AngloGold Ashanti Limited 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 AngloGold Ashanti Limited's stock price today?

One share of AngloGold Ashanti Limited stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.47.

MarketBeat Community Rating for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE AU)
Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  149 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  272 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  421
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AngloGold Ashanti Limited 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 AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.17)
Consensus Price Target: $12.43 (31.26% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
Price Target History for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
Analysts' Ratings History for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/16/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
5/15/2017CIBCDowngradeSector Outperform -> Sector PerformN/AView Rating Details
4/24/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> NeutralMediumView Rating Details
4/24/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$11.96 -> $12.43MediumView Rating Details
4/5/2017Bank of America CorporationUpgradeNeutral -> BuyMediumView Rating Details
2/22/2017Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> SellN/AView Rating Details
10/18/2016GabelliInitiated CoverageBuyN/AView Rating Details
8/23/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
7/6/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
11/26/2015HSBC Holdings plcLower Price TargetOutperform$76.00 -> $71.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
Earnings by Quarter for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
Earnings History by Quarter for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE AU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/22/2016Q4$0.16$1.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/17/2015Q2$0.02$0.06$1.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$0.16$1.34 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2014Q214$0.31($0.01)$1.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/19/2014Q1 2014$0.18$0.29$1.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q412$0.68$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.76$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.15 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.80 EPS


Current Dividend Information for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
Most Recent Dividend:4/17/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.09
Dividend Yield:0.95%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:60.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
11.25% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)

Dividend History by Quarter for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE AU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 32.74%
Insider Trades by Quarter for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
Insider Trades by Quarter for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/3/2017David LoveysInsiderSell125,000$1.63$203,750.00
4/3/2017Matti TalikkaDirectorSell100,000$1.63$163,000.00
2/1/2017Lotan Holdings Inc.InsiderBuy35,000$1.08$37,800.00
9/29/2015Richard GrahamDirectorBuy26,455$0.05$1,190.48
8/14/2015Michael Gerard BashaDirectorBuy400,000$0.05$18,000.00
5/21/2015Michael Gerard BashaDirectorBuy10,000$0.04$400.00
5/13/2015Michael Gerard BashaDirectorBuy50,000$0.03$1,500.00
4/13/2015Michael Gerard BashaDirectorBuy5,000$0.05$250.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
Latest Headlines for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
DateHeadline logoAngloGold Sells Mines to Cut Losses, Halving South Africa Output - October 19 at 4:44 PM logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research - October 17 at 9:02 PM logoHere’s What Could Be Driving the Rating Changes for South African Gold Miners - October 11 at 5:42 PM logoHere’s What Could Be Driving the Rating Changes for South African Gold Miners - October 11 at 5:42 PM logoWhat’s Ailing South African Gold Miners? - October 11 at 5:42 PM logoWhat’s Ailing South African Gold Miners? - October 11 at 5:42 PM logoETFs with exposure to AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. : October 9, 2017 - October 9 at 5:07 PM logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research - October 6 at 7:18 PM logoZonte Announces Discovery at the Two Four Target and Results from Late Summer Field Exploration Program at the McConnells Jest Project, Yukon Territory. - October 6 at 4:25 PM logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - October 5 at 12:36 AM logoWhat Are the Valuation Catalysts for South African Gold Miners? - September 22 at 6:04 PM logoThe Most Crowded Trades Today: Assessing Gold’s Benefit - September 19 at 4:11 PM logoAnalyzing AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) & Alio Gold (ALO) - September 17 at 10:32 PM logoETFs with exposure to AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. : September 13, 2017 - September 13 at 10:20 PM logoContrasting Klondex Mines (KLDX) & AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) - September 13 at 8:54 PM logoCritical Analysis: AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) and Royal Gold (RGLD) - September 12 at 6:48 PM logoAnglo American SA Finance Limited -- Moody's: Policy uncertainty curbs South African companies' efforts to boost credit quality - September 12 at 4:25 PM logoAngloGold Ashanti Ltd. :AU-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : September 12, 2017 - September 12 at 4:25 PM logoWhy Equifax, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, and AngloGold Ashanti Slumped Today - September 11 at 9:17 PM logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: AngloGold Ashanti Reported its H1 FY17 Results - September 11 at 4:17 PM logoCan South African Gold Miners Catch up with Gold Prices? - September 11 at 4:17 PM logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - September 9 at 8:38 PM logoReading Miners’ Correlation Trends - September 8 at 4:34 PM logoHead to Head Comparison: AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) & Buenaventura Mining (BVN) - August 30 at 12:22 AM logo5 Gold Stocks To Buy As The Precious Metal Breaks Above $1,300 - August 29 at 4:30 PM logoReviewing B2Gold Corp (BTG) and AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) - August 28 at 12:22 AM logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited Sees Unusually High Options Volume (AU) - August 25 at 1:56 AM logoAngloGold Ashanti Reports Performance for 1st-Half 2017 - August 23 at 4:15 PM logoAngloGold Ashanti's (AU) CEO Srinivasan Venkatakrishnan on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - August 22 at 2:17 AM logo4 Emerging Markets Must-Reads: Unicom's Sale, Africa Earnings, Infosys Angst, Saudi Deficit - August 21 at 9:16 PM logoInvestor Network: AngloGold Ashanti Limited to Host Earnings Call - August 21 at 4:13 PM logoEarnings Scheduled For August 21, 2017 - August 21 at 6:13 AM logoThis Could Be The Biggest Gold Discovery In History - August 20 at 8:44 PM logoBarrick Gold Corporation (ABX) and AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Head-To-Head Survey - August 19 at 4:14 AM logoThis Key Gold Producer Sees Its Production Slump - August 16 at 4:49 PM logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - August 16 at 12:42 AM logoPre-Market Most Active for Aug 14, 2017 : JD, QQQ, XIV, TVIX, BAC, SNAP, BABA, TEVA, NVDA, AAPL, AU, NEFF - Nasdaq - August 14 at 9:35 PM logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Monday - August 14 at 2:32 AM logoDRDGOLD Limited (DRD) & AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) Critical Survey - August 11 at 9:04 PM logoZuma Survives, South Africa ETF Sinks - Barron's - August 8 at 9:00 PM logoArdea Resources: Top Cobalt Optionality Play - August 7 at 5:01 PM logoUnderstanding Barrick’s Free Cash Flow Decline in 2Q17 - July 31 at 4:16 PM logoPrecious Metals and the Correlation with Miners: Mixed Trends - July 27 at 3:55 PM logoWhy Most Mining Stocks Are Looking at Year-to-Date Losses - July 26 at 4:50 PM logoComparing AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) & Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC) - July 25 at 9:08 AM logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - July 22 at 12:28 AM logoHow Are Miners’ Correlation Trends Moving in July 2017? - July 20 at 5:38 PM logoZonte announces commencement of drilling at the McConnells Jest Project, Yukon Territory - July 19 at 5:27 PM logoCan New Gold Expect Its Rainy River Project to Outperform? - July 13 at 5:01 PM logoAnalyzing Correlation Trends among Precious Metals - July 12 at 4:44 PM



AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Chart for Thursday, October, 19, 2017

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