Asanko Gold Company Profile (NYSEMKT:AKG)

About Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)

Asanko Gold logoAsanko Gold Inc. is a gold producer. The Company has operations in the Republic of Ghana. The Company's segments include Canada and Ghana. The Company's principal asset is the Asanko Gold Mine (AGM) located in Ghana, West Africa. The Company's Project 5M will upgrade the plant's throughput to five metric tons per annum and expand mining operations to integrate the Esaase deposit, including the construction of a 27-kilometer overland conveyor. The Company is involved in open pit mining and conventional processing of gold ores mined in its Asanko Gold Mine in Ghana. The AGM concessions are located in the Amansie West district of the Ashanti region of Ghana. The Company holds four mining leases, as well as prospecting and reconnaissance licenses, which collectively make up the AGM and span approximately 30 kilometers strike length of the Asankrangwa Gold Belt. The Akwasiso deposit is located on the Nkran shear corridor. The Nkran Extension is located on the Nkran shear structure.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Gold Mining
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSEMKT:AKG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.asanko.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $198.99 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 203,449,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $1.06
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $1.59
  • 52 Week Range: $0.78 - $4.17
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.3094
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.97
  • P/E Growth: 0.0000
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $257.99 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.77
  • Book Value: $2.12 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.46
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $120.96 million
  • Net Margins: 2.11%
  • Return on Equity: 0.64%
  • Return on Assets: 0.71%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.27 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.05
  • Short Ratio: 1.89
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)

What is Asanko Gold's stock symbol?

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

How were Asanko Gold's earnings last quarter?

Asanko Gold Inc (NYSEMKT:AKG) released its earnings results on Friday, August, 14th. The company reported ($0.01) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.02) by $0.01. Asanko Gold had a return on equity of 0.64% and a net margin of 2.11%. View Asanko Gold's Earnings History.

When will Asanko Gold make its next earnings announcement?

Asanko Gold is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 6th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Asanko Gold.

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

6 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Asanko Gold's shares. Their predictions range from $5.00 to $7.50. On average, they anticipate Asanko Gold's stock price to reach $6.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Asanko Gold.

Who are some of Asanko Gold's key competitors?

Who are Asanko Gold's key executives?

Asanko Gold's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Colin Henri Steyn, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Peter Binsteed Breese, President, Chief Executive Officer, Non-Independent Director
  • Fausto Di Trapani, Chief Financial Officer
  • Marcel Henry Marie de Groot CPA, Lead Independent Director
  • Peter Bradford, Director
  • Shawn Kristen Wallace, Director
  • William Keith Smart, Non-Executive Director
  • Gordon J. Fretwell, Independent Director

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.

What is Asanko Gold's stock price today?

One share of Asanko Gold stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.98.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT AKG)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  161 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  188 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  349
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Asanko Gold and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.17)
Consensus Price Target: $6.25
Consensus Price Target History for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
Price Target History for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
Analysts' Ratings History for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/9/2017ScotiabankDowngradeSector Outperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
8/4/2017Clarus SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
8/4/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingStrong-Buy -> OutperformView Rating Details
8/4/2017CIBCDowngradeSector Perform -> Sector UnderperformView Rating Details
2/27/2017Canaccord GenuityUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
12/19/2016BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$5.00View Rating Details
6/9/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
4/7/2016Haywood SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHold -> BuyC$3.25 -> C$3.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
Earnings by Quarter for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
Earnings History by Quarter for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT AKG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/6/2017        
5/4/20173/31/2017$0.01$0.04$66.05 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/16/201712/31/2016$0.08($0.02)$66.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2016Q3$0.12$0.05$67.96 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/14/2015Q2 2015($0.02)($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.0700 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.0700 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 and Institutional Ownership History for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
Insider Trades by Quarter 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

Headline Trends for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
Latest Headlines for Asanko Gold (NYSEMKT:AKG)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoAsanko Gold Inc (AKG) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 11 at 8:08 PM
nasdaq.com logoValidea Kenneth Fisher Strategy Daily Upgrade Report - 9/23/2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 24 at 1:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAsanko Gold Operational Update
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 2:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAsanko Gold Inc (AKG) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 9:04 PM
marketwatch.com logoS&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - September 10 at 1:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Asanko Gold, Inc. : August 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 9:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAsanko Gold, Inc. :AKG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 5:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCIBC Lowers Asanko Gold Inc (NYSEMKT:AKG) to Sector Underperform
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 9:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAsanko Gold Inc (NYSEMKT:AKG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Raymond James Financial, Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 9:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAsanko Gold Inc (NYSEMKT:AKG) Lowered to Hold at Clarus Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 7:50 AM
seekingalpha.com logoAsanko Gold' (AKG) CEO Peter Breese on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - August 4 at 9:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAsanko Gold Reports Q2 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 4:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Asanko Gold, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 4:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAsanko Gold posts 2Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 4:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDEADLINE TODAY: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors in Asanko Gold Inc. of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017 - AKG
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 3:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFINAL DEADLINE ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against Asanko Gold Inc. (AKG) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 3:51 PM
prnewswire.com logoScott+Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP Announces that Asanko Gold Inc. (AKG) Misled Shareholders According to a ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - July 29 at 3:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJULY 31 DEADLINE: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses Exceeding $100,000 to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 9:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAsanko Gold Inc (NYSEMKT:AKG) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 8:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDEADLINE ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against Asanko Gold Inc. (AKG) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 4:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAKG DEADLINE MONDAY: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of a Class Action Involving Asanko Gold Inc. and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 4:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDEADLINE MONDAY: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 9:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoScott+Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP Announces that Asanko Gold Inc. (AKG) Misled Shareholders According to a Recently Filed Class Action Lawsuit
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 3:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAsanko Gold Inc (NYSEMKT:AKG) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 10:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo5-DAY DEADLINE: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 8:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of a Class Action Filed on Behalf of Asanko Gold Inc. Shareholders and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017 (AKG)
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 3:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEQUITY ALERT: Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Asanko Gold Inc. - AKG
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 8:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors in Asanko Gold Inc. of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017 – AKG
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 3:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors in Asanko Gold Inc. of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017 – AKG
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 3:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJULY 31 DEADLINE: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 3:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJULY 31 DEADLINE: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 3:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoONE WEEK DEADLINE: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 24 at 6:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAKG EQUITY ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of a Class Action Involving Asanko Gold Inc. and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 24 at 1:31 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoDEADLINE ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
feeds.benzinga.com - July 22 at 12:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAKG INVESTOR ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of a Class Action Involving Asanko Gold Inc. and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 5:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAKG INVESTOR ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 5:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDEADLINE APPROACHING: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 5:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAKG SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of a Class Action Involving Asanko Gold Inc. and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 17 at 4:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTWO WEEK DEADLINE: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 17 at 4:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDEADLINE ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 15 at 3:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors in Asanko Gold Inc. of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017 - AKG
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 4:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER REMINDER: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 4:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUPCOMING DEADLINE: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 9:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors in Asanko Gold Inc. of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017 - AKG
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 4:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUPCOMING DEADLINE: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 4:57 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoThe Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of Commencement of a Class Action Filed on Behalf of Asanko Gold Inc. Shareholders and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017
feeds.benzinga.com - July 11 at 11:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAPPROACHING DEADLINE: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Asanko Gold Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 10 at 8:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDEADLINE ALERT: Brower Piven Alerts Shareholders of Approaching Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit and Encourages Those with Losses in Excess of $100,000 from Investment in Asanko Gold Inc. to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 8 at 8:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAPPROACHING DEADLINE: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Asanko Gold Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm
finance.yahoo.com - July 8 at 8:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors in Asanko Gold Inc. of Commencement of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 31, 2017 – AKG
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 6:01 PM

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