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S&P 500   4,574.79
DOW   35,756.88
QQQ   379.12
S&P 500   4,574.79
DOW   35,756.88
QQQ   379.12
S&P 500   4,574.79
DOW   35,756.88
QQQ   379.12

DRDGOLD Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.09 (-0.96 %)
(As of 10/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume191,855 shs
Average Volume248,579 shs
Market Capitalization$799.75 million
P/E Ratio17.79
Dividend Yield4.28%
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DRDGOLD Ltd. engages in the business of retreatment of surface gold. It operates through the following segments: Ergo, FWGR, and Other Reconciling Items. The Ergo segment treats slime dams and sand dumps to the south of Johannesburg's central business district as well as the East and Central Rand goldfields. The FWGR segment focuses on the slime dams in the West Rand goldfields. The company was founded on February 16, 1895 and is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Gold & silver ores
Previous Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$269.51 million
Cash Flow
$0.69 per share
Book Value
$3.01 per share





Market Cap
$799.75 million
Next Earnings Date


Overall MarketRank

2.03 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

112th out of 225 stocks

Gold & Silver Ores Industry

23rd out of 44 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

DRDGOLD (NYSE:DRD) Frequently Asked Questions

Is DRDGOLD a buy right now?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for DRDGOLD in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" DRDGOLD stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than DRDGOLD?

Wall Street analysts have given DRDGOLD a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but DRDGOLD wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting DRDGOLD?

DRDGOLD saw a drop in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totaling 909,100 shares, a drop of 26.7% from the September 15th total of 1,240,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 197,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.6 days.
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How has DRDGOLD's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

DRDGOLD's stock was trading at $6.02 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, DRD shares have increased by 53.7% and is now trading at $9.25.
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How often does DRDGOLD pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for DRDGOLD?

DRDGOLD declared a Semi-Annual dividend on Monday, September 13th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.216 per share on Thursday, October 7th. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 22nd.
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Is DRDGOLD a good dividend stock?

DRDGOLD pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.28%. DRD has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. DRDGOLD has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of DRDGOLD is 76.92%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, DRDGOLD will have a dividend payout ratio of 55.56% next year. This indicates that DRDGOLD will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for DRD?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for DRDGOLD's shares. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $18.00. On average, they anticipate DRDGOLD's share price to reach $18.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 94.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are DRDGOLD's key executives?

DRDGOLD's management team includes the following people:
  • Daniël Johannes Pretorius, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director & MD
  • Adriaan Jacobus Davel, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Director
  • Deon Thomas van der Mescht, Head-South African Operations
  • Elise Beukes, Secretary

What other stocks do shareholders of DRDGOLD own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other DRDGOLD investors own include Harmony Gold Mining (HMY), Alamos Gold (AGI), Kinross Gold (KGC), SSR Mining (SSRM), B2Gold (BTG), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Gold Fields (GFI), Pan American Silver (PAAS), AngloGold Ashanti (AU) and Yamana Gold (AUY).

What is DRDGOLD's stock symbol?

DRDGOLD trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DRD."

Who are DRDGOLD's major shareholders?

DRDGOLD's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Veriti Management LLC (0.01%).

Which institutional investors are buying DRDGOLD stock?

DRD stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Veriti Management LLC.

How do I buy shares of DRDGOLD?

Shares of DRD can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is DRDGOLD's stock price today?

One share of DRD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.25.

How much money does DRDGOLD make?

DRDGOLD has a market capitalization of $799.75 million and generates $269.51 million in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $40.89 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.52 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does DRDGOLD have?

DRDGOLD employs 2,573 workers across the globe.

What is DRDGOLD's official website?

The official website for DRDGOLD is www.drdgold.com.

Where are DRDGOLD's headquarters?

How can I contact DRDGOLD?

DRDGOLD's mailing address is 1 Sixty Jan Smuts Building 2nd Floor - North Tower 160 Jan Smuts Avenue, Rosebank T3, 2193. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at (711) 470-2600 or via email at [email protected].

This page was last updated on 10/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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