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: www.anglogoldashanti.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $4.03 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 408,812,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $10.23
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $11.32
  • 52 Week Range: $9.28 - $22.91
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 65.73
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.33
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $4.08 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.99
  • Book Value: $6.65 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.48
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.09
  • Dividend Yield: 1.1%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $1.34 billion
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.78%
  • Current Ratio: 1.53%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.65%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 3.83 million shs.
  • Beta: -1.38
  • 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 paid a dividend of $0.0992 per share on Monday, April 17th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.02%. 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) released its earnings results on Monday, February, 22nd. The company reported $0.16 earnings per share for the quarter. The firm earned $1.06 billion during 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?

8 brokerages 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 Visvanathan, 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
  • Italia Boninelli, Executive Vice President - People and Organisational Development
  • 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

Who owns AngloGold Ashanti Limited stock?

AngloGold Ashanti Limited's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include LGT Capital Partners LTD. (0.23%), Strs Ohio (0.08%), Aperio Group LLC (0.07%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.01%), Exane Derivatives (0.01%) and Hexavest Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own AngloGold Ashanti Limited stock include David Loveys, Lotan Holdings Inc, Matti Talikka, Michael Gerard Basha and Richard Graham. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AngloGold Ashanti Limited.

Who sold AngloGold Ashanti Limited stock? Who is selling AngloGold Ashanti Limited stock?

AngloGold Ashanti Limited's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aperio Group LLC. Company insiders that have sold AngloGold Ashanti Limited stock in the last year include David Loveys and Matti Talikka. View Insider Buying and Selling for AngloGold Ashanti Limited.

Who bought AngloGold Ashanti Limited stock? Who is buying AngloGold Ashanti Limited stock?

AngloGold Ashanti Limited's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LGT Capital Partners LTD., Exane Derivatives, Hexavest Inc., Virtu Financial LLC and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have bought AngloGold Ashanti Limited stock in the last two years include Lotan Holdings Inc, Michael Gerard Basha and Richard Graham. View Insider Buying and Selling for AngloGold Ashanti Limited.

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 $9.86.


MarketBeat Community Rating for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE AU)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  118 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  227 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  345
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $12.43 (26.06% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
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
3/3/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeOverweight -> NeutralN/AView 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
9/1/2015ScotiabankLower Price Target$12.50 -> $8.50N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

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)

Estimates

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

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
Most Recent Dividend:4/17/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.09
Dividend Yield:0.91%
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
2/22/2017quarterly$0.103.36%3/22/20173/24/20174/17/2017
5/20/2013special$0.051.25%5/29/20135/31/20136/24/2013
2/25/2013special$0.060.91%3/13/20133/15/20134/8/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 35.87%
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
Latest Headlines for AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU)
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finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Most Mining Stocks Are Looking at Year-to-Date Losses
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 4:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) & Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 9:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 22 at 12:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Are Miners’ Correlation Trends Moving in July 2017?
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 5:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoZonte announces commencement of drilling at the McConnells Jest Project, Yukon Territory
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 5:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan New Gold Expect Its Rainy River Project to Outperform?
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAnalyzing Correlation Trends among Precious Metals
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 4:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow the Indicators of Precious Metal Miners Are Moving
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 4:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Relative Strength Levels Revived along with Prices
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 5:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAnalyzing Mining Shares’ Bottoming Relative Strength Levels
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 4:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Upgraded by BidaskClub to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 8:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAngloGold May Cut 8,500 Jobs at South African Mines
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 4:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAngloGold to Cut Jobs, Shut Decades-Old South African Mines
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 4:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 12:56 AM
marketwatch.com logoZonte Metals Provides an update on the Gramalote Target application, Colombia - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - June 26 at 9:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoZonte Metals Provides an update on the Gramalote Target application, Colombia
finance.yahoo.com - June 26 at 4:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Cut to "Strong Sell" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 24 at 10:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBidaskClub Downgrades AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 15 at 8:10 PM
moodys.com logoMoody's affirms AngloGold Ashanti's ratings following downgrade of South Africa to Baa3
www.moodys.com - June 14 at 10:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Holdings plc -- Moody's affirms AngloGold Ashanti's ratings following downgrade of South Africa to Baa3
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 6:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoZonte discovers a new target at the McConnells Jest Project, Yukon Territory
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 4:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoZonte identifies widespread surface mineralization at the Two-Four Zone, McConnells Jest, Yukon Territory
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 4:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStock Traders Purchase High Volume of Put Options on AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 7:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Have Mining Stocks Performed This Year?
finance.yahoo.com - June 6 at 3:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 5 at 8:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 12:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 7:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMining Stock Health: Your May Checkup Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 25 at 4:29 PM
nasdaq.com logoAnalysts Forecast 15% Gains Ahead For FVL
www.nasdaq.com - May 11 at 4:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited Target of Unusually High Options Trading (AU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 7:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 10:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Cut to Neutral at CIBC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 4:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan Mining Recover from the Current Slump?
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 3:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] AngloGold Says South African Operations Struggled in First Quarter
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 3:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Profit Falls After South Africa Cost Blowout
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 10:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 4:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 8:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestors Concerned After AngloGold Ashanti Ceases Operations in Columbia
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 3:43 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAngloGold stops plans for major Colombian mine - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 28 at 9:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Media Coverage Very Likely to Impact AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 5:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. : April 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 4:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] AngloGold Ashanti Stops Plans for Big Colombian Gold Mine
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 9:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Given Media Sentiment Score of 0.04
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 2:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank of Canada Downgrades AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) to Sector Perform
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 11:56 PM
streetinsider.com logoGoldman Sachs Downgrades AngloGold Ashanti (AU) to Neutral - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - April 24 at 3:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUPDATED: Why RBC Downgraded South Africa Gold Miners
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 3:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Analysts View South African Gold Miners as 1Q17 Approaches
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 3:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoGoldman Sachs Group Inc Downgrades AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) to Neutral
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 3:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 8:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow Miners’ Correlations to Gold Are Trending
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 3:48 PM

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