NYSE:KL - Kirkland Lake Gold Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$24.34 +0.54 (+2.27 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$23.80
Today's Range$23.55 - $24.52
52-Week Range$13.09 - $24.52
Volume1.72 million shs
Average Volume965,146 shs
Market Capitalization$4.90 billion
P/E Ratio34.28
Dividend Yield0.39%
Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd. engages in the exploration and development of gold properties. The company owns and operates four underground gold mines, including the Macassa mine, the Holt mine, and the Taylor mine in Ontario, Canada; and the Fosterville Mine in Victoria, Australia, as well as three milling facilities in Canada and Australia. The company was formerly known as Newmarket Gold Inc. and changed its name to Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd. in December 2016. Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Gold & silver ores
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNYSE:KL
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.01
Current Ratio2.00
Quick Ratio1.77


Trailing P/E Ratio34.28
Forward P/E Ratio21.17
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$747.49 million
Price / Sales6.83
Cash Flow$1.4698 per share
Price / Cash Flow16.56
Book Value$5.49 per share
Price / Book4.43


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.71
Net Income$132.42 million
Net Margins25.02%
Return on Equity20.81%
Return on Assets16.06%


Outstanding Shares209,860,000
Market Cap$4.90 billion

Kirkland Lake Gold (NYSE:KL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kirkland Lake Gold's stock symbol?

Kirkland Lake Gold trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KL."

How often does Kirkland Lake Gold pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kirkland Lake Gold?

Kirkland Lake Gold announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, September 18th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.023 per share on Friday, October 12th. This represents a $0.09 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.38%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 27th. View Kirkland Lake Gold's Dividend History.

How were Kirkland Lake Gold's earnings last quarter?

Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd (NYSE:KL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 30th. The company reported $0.28 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $222.70 million for the quarter. Kirkland Lake Gold had a net margin of 25.02% and a return on equity of 20.81%. View Kirkland Lake Gold's Earnings History.

When is Kirkland Lake Gold's next earnings date?

Kirkland Lake Gold is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Kirkland Lake Gold.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Kirkland Lake Gold?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kirkland Lake Gold in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Kirkland Lake Gold.

Has Kirkland Lake Gold been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about KL stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Kirkland Lake Gold earned a media sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Kirkland Lake Gold's key competitors?

Who are Kirkland Lake Gold's key executives?

Kirkland Lake Gold's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Anthony Paul Makuch B.Sc., M.Sc., M.B.A., P.Eng., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Pierre Rocque, VP of Technical Services
  • Ms. Christina Sylvia Jean Ouellette CHRP, Exec. VP of HR (Age 65)
  • Mr. Ian Holland, VP of Australian Operations
  • Mr. David Soares, Chief Financial Officer

Who are Kirkland Lake Gold's major shareholders?

Kirkland Lake Gold's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (4.10%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.18%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (1.19%), Credit Suisse AG (1.16%), Deutsche Bank AG (1.11%) and American Century Companies Inc. (1.00%).

Which institutional investors are selling Kirkland Lake Gold stock?

KL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Credit Suisse AG, CIBC World Markets Inc., U S Global Investors Inc, BlackRock Inc. and CIBC Asset Management Inc.

Which institutional investors are buying Kirkland Lake Gold stock?

KL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alps Advisors Inc., Deutsche Bank AG, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, PCJ Investment Counsel Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Marshall Wace LLP and Mackenzie Financial Corp.

How do I buy shares of Kirkland Lake Gold?

Shares of KL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Kirkland Lake Gold's stock price today?

One share of KL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.34.

How big of a company is Kirkland Lake Gold?

Kirkland Lake Gold has a market capitalization of $4.90 billion and generates $747.49 million in revenue each year. The company earns $132.42 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.71 on an earnings per share basis. Kirkland Lake Gold employs 2,034 workers across the globe.

What is Kirkland Lake Gold's official website?

The official website for Kirkland Lake Gold is http://www.klgold.com.

How can I contact Kirkland Lake Gold?

Kirkland Lake Gold's mailing address is 200 BAY STREET SUITE 3120, TORONTO A6, M5J 2J1. The company can be reached via phone at 416-840-7884 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Kirkland Lake Gold (NYSE KL)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  146 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  167 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  313
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kirkland Lake Gold and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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