Eldorado Gold Corp Company Profile (NYSE:EGO)

About Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO)

Eldorado Gold Corp logoEldorado Gold Corporation (Eldorado) owns and operates mines around the world, primarily gold mines but also a silver-lead-zinc mine. The Company's activities involve all facets of the mining industry, including exploration, discovery, acquisition, financing, development, production and reclamation. Its business is focused in Brazil, China, Greece, Turkey and Romania. Its operating gold mines include Kisladag, in Turkey; Efemcukuru, in Turkey; Jinfeng, in China; White Mountain, in China, and Tanjianshan, in China. Its other operating mines and development projects include Stratoni, in Greece (Silver-Lead-Zinc mine); Skouries, in Greece; Perama Hill, in Greece; Olympias, in Greece; Eastern Dragon, in China; Certej, in Romania; Tocantinzinho, in Brazil; Sapes, in Greece, and Vila Nova, in Brazil. The Company's exploration programs include mine site drilling, advanced stage projects and grassroots programs.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Gold
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: EGO
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $3.14
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $3.30
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $3.33
  • 52-Week Range: $2.54 - $5.16
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.93
  • P/E Growth: 0.89
  • Market Cap: $2.25B
  • Outstanding Shares: 716,586,000
  • Beta: 1.62
  • Net Margins: -264.05%
  • Return on Equity: 0.58%
  • Return on Assets: 0.42%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.16%
  • Current Ratio: 4.67%
  • Quick Ratio: 4.28%

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.85)
Consensus Price Target: $5.20 (65.61% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/27/2017Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$4.00N/AView Rating Details
12/20/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuy$5.00N/AView Rating Details
11/24/2016BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$5.00N/AView Rating Details
10/29/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$6.00N/AView Rating Details
10/29/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$6.25 -> $6.00N/AView Rating Details
9/19/2016Dundee SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral$6.00N/AView Rating Details
9/14/2016Bank of America CorpUpgradeUnderperform -> Buy$5.00N/AView Rating Details
8/10/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$4.40 -> $5.00N/AView Rating Details
7/7/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
6/27/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
5/18/2016ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
5/18/2016Howard WeilUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
4/8/2016CIBCBoost Price Target$3.25 -> $3.50N/AView Rating Details
3/30/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$6.00 -> $6.50N/AView Rating Details
3/12/2016Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
1/14/2016Barclays PLCLower Price Target$5.00 -> $3.50N/AView Rating Details
9/22/2015Paradigm CapitalUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
6/24/2015Morgan StanleyLower Price Target$6.50 -> $6.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 3/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO)
Earnings by Quarter for Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO)
Earnings History by Quarter for Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/23/2017Q416$0.02$0.07$120.09 million$140.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.03$0.03$199.73 million$156.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.01$0.01$190.99 million$107.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/23/2016Q415$0.00($1.73)$198.97 million$199.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2015Q315$0.01($0.01)$200.06 million$163.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.01$0.02$218.82 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.02$0.03$226.20 million$238.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2015Q414$0.04$0.02$246.04 million$259.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.06$0.03$277.40 million$263.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.05$0.05$267.39 million$265.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.05$0.04$262.19 million$279.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2014Q413$0.04$0.01$251.48 million$231.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2013Q313$0.06$0.05$275.16 million$287.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2013Q213$0.08$0.06$277.46 million$266.93 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2013Q412$0.15$0.16$344.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2012Q312$0.12$0.11$302.55 million$281.84 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2012$0.12$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.17$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2012$0.21$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.19$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.12$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2011$0.10$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.08 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.15 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163($0.04)($0.01)($0.02)
Q2 20164($0.03)$0.01($0.01)
Q3 20164($0.03)$0.02($0.01)
Q4 20162$0.01$0.01$0.01
Q1 20171$0.00$0.00$0.00
Q2 20171$0.01$0.01$0.01
Q3 20171$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q4 20171$0.02$0.02$0.02
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO)
Most Recent Dividend:3/16/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.03
Dividend Yield:0.96%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-1.39% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
37.50% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
20.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO)

Dividend History by Quarter for Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO)
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Headline Trends for Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO)
Latest Headlines for Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO)
finance.yahoo.com logoFalling Earnings Estimates Signal Weakness Ahead for Eldorado (EGO)
finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 6:16 PM
fool.com logoHere's Why These Gold Stocks Fell in February
www.fool.com - March 16 at 3:22 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEldorado Reports 2016 Year-End and Fourth Quarter Financial and Operational Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 9:57 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoAre the Volatilities of Mining Stocks High?
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 17 at 5:57 PM
bizjournals.com logoGold Prices Influenced by Political Uncertainties
www.bizjournals.com - February 9 at 5:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil's Eldorado raises wood pulp prices by $30/tn
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 4:56 PM


Frequently Asked Questions for Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO)

What is Eldorado Gold Corp's stock symbol?

Eldorado Gold Corp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EGO."

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

Eldorado Gold Corp declared a semiannual dividend on Friday, February 24th. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 7th will be given a dividend of $0.0153 per share on Thursday, March 16th. This represents a yield of 0.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 3rd. This is a positive change from Eldorado Gold Corp's previous semiannual dividend of $0.01.

How were Eldorado Gold Corp's earnings last quarter?

Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE:EGO) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 23rd. The company reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.05. The company earned $140.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $120.09 million. Eldorado Gold Corp had a positive return on equity of 0.58% and a negative net margin of 264.05%. The business's revenue was down 29.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted ($0.03) EPS.

Where is Eldorado Gold Corp's stock going? Where will Eldorado Gold Corp's stock price be in 2017?

13 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Eldorado Gold Corp's stock. Their forecasts range from $3.50 to $6.50. On average, they anticipate Eldorado Gold Corp's share price to reach $5.20 in the next twelve months.

What are analysts saying about Eldorado Gold Corp stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Eldorado Gold Corp stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Eldorado Gold is a gold producing and exploration company with gold assets in Brazil and Turkey. " (2/24/2017)
  • 2. Credit Suisse Group AG analysts commented, "In the near term geopolitical headwinds will likely dampen a re-rating from potential upcoming positive catalysts," analyst Anita Soni wrote in a note."Turkey was seen as a relatively stable operating base" for Eldorado, and on the back of the Chinese assets sale, it comprises the majority of the production outside Greece and 52 percent of Credit Suisse's net asset value of $3.526 billion, or $4.93 a share.The attempted military coup on July led to a State of Emergency for Turkey, expected to last roughly three months' time.Related Link: "The Sky Is The Limit" For Gold And Silver"In our view recent events in Turkey have led to a perception of higher political risk which will likely introduce share performance headwinds and make outperformance unlikely until greater visibility is achieved," (7/21/2016)

Are investors shorting Eldorado Gold Corp?

Eldorado Gold Corp saw a drop in short interest in February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totalling 11,468,576 shares, a drop of 20.8% from the January 31st total of 14,485,936 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,755,869 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.4 days. Currently, 1.6% of the company's shares are sold short.

Who owns Eldorado Gold Corp stock?

Eldorado Gold Corp's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Van ECK Associates Corp (6.39%), FMR LLC (5.55%), Franklin Resources Inc. (4.37%), Guardian Capital LP (1.57%), Norges Bank (1.01%) and Credit Agricole S A (0.61%).

Who sold Eldorado Gold Corp stock? Who is selling Eldorado Gold Corp stock?

Eldorado Gold Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Van ECK Associates Corp, AQR Capital Management LLC, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Intact Investment Management Inc., GLG Partners LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Guggenheim Capital LLC.

Who bought Eldorado Gold Corp stock? Who is buying Eldorado Gold Corp stock?

Eldorado Gold Corp's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Norges Bank, Allianz Asset Management AG, Guardian Capital LP, Credit Agricole S A, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Caxton Associates LP and Scotia Capital Inc..

How do I buy Eldorado Gold Corp stock?

Shares of Eldorado Gold Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Eldorado Gold Corp stock cost?

One share of Eldorado Gold Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.14.

Eldorado Gold Corp (EGO) Chart for Saturday, March, 25, 2017

This page was last updated on 3/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff