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Kinross Gold (KGC) Competitors

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(As of 05/21/2024 ET)


Should you be buying Kinross Gold stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Kinross Gold include AngloGold Ashanti (AU), Pan American Silver (PAAS), Alamos Gold (AGI), Harmony Gold Mining (HMY), Gold Fields (GFI), Sibanye Stillwater (SBSW), Osisko Gold Royalties (OR), Eldorado Gold (EGO), Franco-Nevada (FNV), and Wheaton Precious Metals (WPM). These companies are all part of the "gold & silver ores" industry.

Kinross Gold vs.

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

Kinross Gold has a beta of 1.14, meaning that its stock price is 14% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, AngloGold Ashanti has a beta of 0.93, meaning that its stock price is 7% less volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Kinross Gold had 8 more articles in the media than AngloGold Ashanti. MarketBeat recorded 10 mentions for Kinross Gold and 2 mentions for AngloGold Ashanti. Kinross Gold's average media sentiment score of 0.94 beat AngloGold Ashanti's score of 0.17 indicating that Kinross Gold is being referred to more favorably in the media.

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

Kinross Gold received 144 more outperform votes than AngloGold Ashanti when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 57.75% of users gave Kinross Gold an outperform vote while only 57.42% of users gave AngloGold Ashanti an outperform vote.

Kinross GoldOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes
AngloGold AshantiOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes

63.7% of Kinross Gold shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 36.1% of AngloGold Ashanti shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of Kinross Gold shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Kinross Gold has a net margin of 9.86% compared to AngloGold Ashanti's net margin of 0.00%. Kinross Gold's return on equity of 9.34% beat AngloGold Ashanti's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Kinross Gold9.86% 9.34% 5.47%
AngloGold Ashanti N/A N/A N/A

Kinross Gold pays an annual dividend of $0.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. AngloGold Ashanti pays an annual dividend of $0.22 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.9%. Kinross Gold pays out 33.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. AngloGold Ashanti pays out 7.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Kinross Gold has higher earnings, but lower revenue than AngloGold Ashanti. AngloGold Ashanti is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Kinross Gold, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Kinross Gold$4.24B2.38$416.30M$0.3622.83
AngloGold Ashanti$4.58B2.32-$235M$2.938.66

Kinross Gold presently has a consensus target price of $7.38, suggesting a potential downside of 10.24%. AngloGold Ashanti has a consensus target price of $24.25, suggesting a potential downside of 4.45%. Given AngloGold Ashanti's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe AngloGold Ashanti is more favorable than Kinross Gold.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Kinross Gold
1 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
AngloGold Ashanti
1 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)


Kinross Gold beats AngloGold Ashanti on 16 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding KGC 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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KGC vs. The Competition

MetricKinross GoldGold & silver ores IndustryMaterials SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$10.09B$3.29B$2.95B$18.16B
Dividend Yield1.49%1.77%5.23%3.43%
P/E Ratio22.8329.35148.0326.10
Price / Sales2.3811.64783,275.6710.75
Price / Cash6.4316.4523.4115.96
Price / Book1.632.413.845.17
Net Income$416.30M-$4.29M$167.94M$974.43M
7 Day Performance5.45%7.98%3.29%0.57%
1 Month Performance21.42%10.95%5.82%6.33%
1 Year Performance59.61%7.00%16.65%23.42%

Kinross Gold Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
AngloGold Ashanti
0.5111 of 5 stars
+4.7%$10.19B$4.58B0.0032,594Gap Up
Pan American Silver
2.4756 of 5 stars
+41.3%$7.39B$2.32B-44.269,900Analyst Forecast
Gap Down
Alamos Gold
2.9506 of 5 stars
Harmony Gold Mining
1.4213 of 5 stars
+112.1%$5.85B$2.78B0.0034,913Positive News
Gap Up
Gold Fields
1.8023 of 5 stars
Sibanye Stillwater
1.2925 of 5 stars
-26.0%$3.60B$6.17B0.0063,220Gap Down
Osisko Gold Royalties
2.5809 of 5 stars
+2.0%$3.04B$248.48M-77.8633Positive News
Eldorado Gold
1.9708 of 5 stars
+58.7%$3.02B$1.01B26.004,700Positive News
2.9837 of 5 stars
-16.1%$24.38B$1.22B-50.9238Positive News
Wheaton Precious Metals
4.24 of 5 stars
+20.3%$25.10B$1.10B42.5842Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
Positive News

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This page (NYSE:KGC) was last updated on 5/22/2024 by Staff

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