Asanko Gold Company Profile (NYSEMKT:AKG)

About Asanko Gold

Asanko Gold logoAsanko Gold Inc. (Asanko) is an exploration and development-stage company. The Company is focused on advancing its principal project, the Asanko Gold Mine, to commercial production. The Company's segment is the exploration and development of resource properties. In addition to its principal project, the Company holds a portfolio of other Ghanaian gold concessions in various stages of exploration. The Asanko Gold Mine Project consists of its gold projects, the Obotan Gold Project and the Esaase Gold Project, both located in the Amansie West District of the Republic of Ghana, West Africa. The Asanko Gold Mine consists of approximately six open pit deposits over a 25 kilometers trend. Its subsidiary, PMI Gold Corporation (PMI), is a resource exploration and development company, which holds exploration and mining leases in the Ashanti and Asankrangwa Gold Belts of Ghana, Africa. The Asanko Gold Mine Project is located on the Asankrangwa gold belt in Ghana, West Africa.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSEMKT
  • Symbol: AKG
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $2.99
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $3.50
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $3.72
  • 52-Week Range: $1.90 - $4.68
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 27.91
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $621.63M
  • Outstanding Shares: 201,829,000
  • Beta: 1.05
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $4.61

Analysts' Ratings History for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/7/2017Canaccord GenuityDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
12/19/2016BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$5.00View Rating Details
11/23/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperform$7.50View Rating Details
6/9/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
5/3/2016CIBCBoost Price TargetC$3.50 -> C$4.25View Rating Details
4/20/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetC$3.80 -> C$4.50View Rating Details
4/7/2016Haywood SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHold -> BuyC$3.25 -> C$3.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2016Q3$0.12$0.05ViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.01 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.11 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/3/2016Peter BreeseDirectorBuy247,000$2.03$501,410.00
10/23/2015Colin SteynDirectorBuy291,000$2.39$695,344.50
10/22/2015Colin SteynDirectorBuy350,000$2.39$836,360.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
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News IconStocks to Keep Your Eyes on Asanko Gold Inc (NYSEMKT:AKG), Targa Resources Corp (NYSE:TRGP) - Daily News Journal (press release) (NYSEMKT:AKG)
www.journalfinance.net - February 21 at 3:42 PM
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newburghpress.com - February 21 at 3:42 PM
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6milestandard.com - February 21 at 3:42 PM
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rivesjournal.com - February 16 at 7:37 AM
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6milestandard.com - February 16 at 7:37 AM
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6milestandard.com - February 14 at 3:43 PM
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midwaymonitor.com - February 13 at 8:54 PM
News IconAsanko Gold Inc. (ASX:AKG) Moves into Overbought Territory - Aiken Advocate (NYSEMKT:AKG)
aikenadvocate.com - February 13 at 3:53 PM
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aikenadvocate.com - February 10 at 3:56 PM
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baxternewsreview.com - February 10 at 3:56 PM
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providencestandard.com - February 8 at 3:37 PM
News IconAsanko Gold Inc. (NYSEMKT:AKG) has Current Market Capitalizaion of $670.07 Million - The Newburgh Press (NYSEMKT:AKG)
newburghpress.com - February 8 at 3:37 PM
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oracleexaminer.com - February 7 at 3:53 PM
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aikenadvocate.com - February 7 at 3:53 PM
News IconTrend Update on Asanko Gold Inc. (AKG.TO) - Rives Journal (NYSEMKT:AKG)
rivesjournal.com - February 6 at 8:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo7:09 am Asanko Gold updates on the progress of the expansion of the Asanko Gold Mine, located in Ghana, West Africa; expects to publish the results of the Expansion Definitive Feasibility Studyin 1Q17 (NYSEMKT:AKG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 3:31 PM
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aikenadvocate.com - February 1 at 3:33 PM
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gilbertdaily.com - February 1 at 3:33 PM
News IconTechnical Buzz on Asanko Gold Inc. (TSX:AKG) - Gilbert Daily (NYSEMKT:AKG)
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gilbertdaily.com - January 27 at 3:34 PM
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rivesjournal.com - January 25 at 3:31 PM
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gilbertdaily.com - January 24 at 3:47 PM
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rivesjournal.com - January 24 at 3:47 PM
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rivesjournal.com - January 23 at 3:28 PM
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sherwooddaily.com - January 22 at 3:26 PM
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www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 19 at 3:47 PM
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sherwooddaily.com - January 19 at 3:47 PM
News IconStock Momentum in Focus on Shares of Asanko Gold Inc. (AKG.TO) - Rives Journal (NYSEMKT:AKG)
rivesjournal.com - January 17 at 9:10 PM
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rivesjournal.com - January 16 at 8:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAsanko Gold Exceeds Gold Production Expectations (NYSEMKT:AKG)
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 3:27 PM
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wsbeacon.com - January 14 at 3:25 PM
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fairherald.com - January 13 at 3:49 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo6:49 am Asanko Gold appoints Fausto Di Trapani as CFO, effective immediately, following the resignation of Greg McCunn, who has decided to pursue other business opportunities (NYSEMKT:AKG)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 12 at 1:44 AM
News IconAsanko Gold Inc. (NYSEMKT:AKG) has 1 year Price Target of $5.41 - The Newburgh Press (NYSEMKT:AKG)
newburghpress.com - January 10 at 8:30 PM
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www.capitalcube.com - January 6 at 3:32 PM
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www.capitalcube.com - January 5 at 3:43 PM
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postregistrar.com - December 30 at 3:28 PM
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prospectjournal.com - December 27 at 6:52 AM
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prospectjournal.com - December 19 at 3:36 PM
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What is Asanko Gold's stock symbol?

Asanko Gold trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)MKT under the ticker symbol "AKG."

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

6 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Asanko Gold's stock. Their forecasts range from $3.25 to $7.50. On average, they expect Asanko Gold's share price to reach $4.61 in the next twelve months.

Who owns Asanko Gold stock?

Asanko Gold's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Van ECK Associates Corp (18.52%), Fiera Capital Corp (5.29%), Intact Investment Management Inc. (1.56%), Loews Corp (1.09%), Public Sector Pension Investment Board (0.66%) and DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main (0.20%). Company insiders that own Asanko Gold stock include Colin Steyn and Peter Breese.

Who sold Asanko Gold stock? Who is selling Asanko Gold stock?

Asanko Gold's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Van ECK Associates Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Public Sector Pension Investment Board and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL.

Who bought Asanko Gold stock? Who is buying Asanko Gold stock?

Asanko Gold's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fiera Capital Corp, Intact Investment Management Inc., DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main and Boothbay Fund Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Asanko Gold stock in the last two years include Colin Steyn and Peter Breese.

How do I buy Asanko Gold stock?

Shares of Asanko Gold 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 Asanko Gold stock cost?

One share of Asanko Gold stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.07.


Last Updated on 2/22/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff