Gold Fields (GFI) Competitors

$16.32
+0.53 (+3.36%)
(As of 05/17/2024 08:53 PM ET)

GFI vs. AU, KGC, PAAS, AGI, HMY, FNV, WPM, GOLD, AEM, and NEM

Should you be buying Gold Fields stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Gold Fields include AngloGold Ashanti (AU), Kinross Gold (KGC), Pan American Silver (PAAS), Alamos Gold (AGI), Harmony Gold Mining (HMY), Franco-Nevada (FNV), Wheaton Precious Metals (WPM), Barrick Gold (GOLD), Agnico Eagle Mines (AEM), and Newmont (NEM). These companies are all part of the "gold & silver ores" industry.

Gold Fields vs.

Gold Fields (NYSE:GFI) and AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE:AU) are both large-cap basic materials companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, community ranking, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, media sentiment, dividends, analyst recommendations and earnings.

26.0% of Gold Fields shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 36.1% of AngloGold Ashanti shares are held by institutional investors. 36.8% of Gold Fields shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Gold Fields has a beta of 1.13, suggesting that its stock price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, AngloGold Ashanti has a beta of 0.93, suggesting that its stock price is 7% less volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Gold Fields had 6 more articles in the media than AngloGold Ashanti. MarketBeat recorded 8 mentions for Gold Fields and 2 mentions for AngloGold Ashanti. Gold Fields' average media sentiment score of 0.76 beat AngloGold Ashanti's score of 0.21 indicating that Gold Fields is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Gold Fields
5 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
AngloGold Ashanti
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

AngloGold Ashanti received 258 more outperform votes than Gold Fields when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 57.42% of users gave AngloGold Ashanti an outperform vote while only 54.30% of users gave Gold Fields an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Gold FieldsOutperform Votes
183
54.30%
Underperform Votes
154
45.70%
AngloGold AshantiOutperform Votes
441
57.42%
Underperform Votes
327
42.58%

Gold Fields presently has a consensus price target of $13.67, suggesting a potential downside of 16.26%. AngloGold Ashanti has a consensus price target of $24.25, suggesting a potential downside of 4.57%. Given AngloGold Ashanti's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe AngloGold Ashanti is more favorable than Gold Fields.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Gold Fields
2 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
1.60
AngloGold Ashanti
1 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.17

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Gold FieldsN/A N/A N/A
AngloGold Ashanti N/A N/A N/A

Gold Fields has higher earnings, but lower revenue than AngloGold Ashanti.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Gold Fields$4.50B3.25$703.30MN/AN/A
AngloGold Ashanti$4.58B2.32-$235MN/AN/A

Gold Fields pays an annual dividend of $0.35 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. AngloGold Ashanti pays an annual dividend of $0.22 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.9%.

Summary

Gold Fields and AngloGold Ashanti tied by winning 7 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding GFI and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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GFI vs. The Competition

MetricGold FieldsGold & silver ores IndustryMaterials SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$14.61B$3.59B$3.05B$18.08B
Dividend Yield2.24%1.76%5.08%3.44%
P/E RatioN/A28.47150.9526.21
Price / Sales3.2511.28854,796.4610.64
Price / Cash8.9317.1024.0919.24
Price / Book3.162.784.066.00
Net Income$703.30M-$536,973.68$168.20M$966.17M
7 Day Performance-3.66%6.43%3.19%1.85%
1 Month Performance-7.54%8.53%5.07%6.59%
1 Year Performance6.74%7.56%15.08%23.69%

Gold Fields Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
AU
AngloGold Ashanti
0.5241 of 5 stars
$24.34
+0.2%
$24.25
-0.4%
+4.8%$10.19B$4.58B0.0032,594Gap Up
KGC
Kinross Gold
3.527 of 5 stars
$7.80
+2.8%
$6.69
-14.2%
+55.3%$9.57B$4.24B21.656,600Positive News
PAAS
Pan American Silver
2.516 of 5 stars
$20.36
+2.0%
$21.00
+3.1%
+38.2%$7.39B$2.32B-44.269,900Positive News
Gap Up
AGI
Alamos Gold
2.9816 of 5 stars
$15.78
+2.3%
$18.15
+15.0%
+34.5%$6.28B$1.02B30.351,867
HMY
Harmony Gold Mining
1.4374 of 5 stars
$9.25
+0.9%
$4.90
-47.0%
+102.5%$5.85B$2.78B0.0034,913Gap Up
FNV
Franco-Nevada
3.1707 of 5 stars
$126.80
+0.7%
$148.60
+17.2%
-16.1%$24.38B$1.22B-50.9238Positive News
WPM
Wheaton Precious Metals
4.3032 of 5 stars
$55.36
+1.4%
$54.30
-1.9%
+18.6%$25.10B$1.10B42.5842Analyst Revision
Positive News
GOLD
Barrick Gold
3.7664 of 5 stars
$17.14
+1.2%
$21.60
+26.0%
+0.2%$30.09B$11.40B20.9024,600
AEM
Agnico Eagle Mines
4.5557 of 5 stars
$68.64
+1.3%
$69.63
+1.4%
+29.8%$34.28B$6.63B72.2515,875
NEM
Newmont
4.0895 of 5 stars
$42.56
+0.2%
$48.35
+13.6%
+0.2%$49.08B$11.81B-15.9421,700

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This page (NYSE:GFI) was last updated on 5/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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