Argonaut Gold Company Profile (TSE:AR)

About Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR)

Argonaut Gold logoArgonaut Gold Inc. is engaged in gold mining, mine development and mineral exploration activities at gold-bearing mineral properties in North America. The Company's segments are El Castillo, La Colorada, San Antonio, Magino, and Corporate and other. It owns the producing El Castillo mine, which is located approximately 100 kilometers north of the city of Durango and construction-stage San Agustin property, which is located approximately 10 kilometers from the El Castillo Mine; the producing La Colorada mine, which is located approximately 40 kilometers southeast of Hermosillo, Sonora State, Mexico; the exploration-stage San Antonio property, which is located approximately 40 kilometers southeast from the port city of La Paz in the State of Baja California Sur, Mexico; the exploration-stage Magino property, which is located approximately 40 kilometers northeast of Wawa in the Province of Ontario, Canada, and several other exploration-stage projects, which are located in North America.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Independent Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:AR
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: C$461.76 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 176,921,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$2.60
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$2.34
  • 52 Week Range: C$1.48 - C$3.14
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.50
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$157.3 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.94
  • Book Value: C$3.49 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.75
  • EBITDA: C$44.46 million
  • Net Margins: 14.59%
  • Return on Equity: 4.07%
  • Return on Assets: 3.71%
  • Average Volume: 525,138 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 0.8

Frequently Asked Questions for Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR)

What is Argonaut Gold's stock symbol?

Argonaut Gold trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "AR."

When will Argonaut Gold make its next earnings announcement?

Argonaut Gold is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Argonaut Gold.

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

6 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Argonaut Gold's shares. Their forecasts range from C$2.50 to C$4.50. On average, they anticipate Argonaut Gold's stock price to reach C$3.30 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Argonaut Gold.

Who are some of Argonaut Gold's key competitors?

Who are Argonaut Gold's key executives?

Argonaut Gold's management team includes the folowing people:

  • James E. Kofman, independent Chairman of the Board
  • Peter C. Dougherty, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • David A. Ponczoch, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary
  • William M. Zisch, Chief Operating Officer
  • Daniel A. Symons, Vice President - Investor Relations
  • Thomas H. Burkhart, Vice President - Exploration
  • W.Robert Rose, Vice President - Technical Services
  • Ian Atkinson, Independent Director
  • Christopher R. Lattanzi, Independent Director
  • Peter Mordaunt, Independent Director

How do I buy Argonaut Gold stock?

Shares of Argonaut Gold and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Argonaut Gold's stock price today?

One share of Argonaut Gold stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$2.61.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Argonaut Gold (TSE AR)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  254 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  168 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  422
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Argonaut 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 Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: C$3.30
Consensus Price Target History for Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR)
Price Target History for Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR)
Analysts' Ratings History for Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/29/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetC$3.25 -> C$3.50View Rating Details
9/14/2017LaurentianSet Price TargetHoldC$2.50View Rating Details
9/14/2017Laurentian Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHoldC$2.50View Rating Details
6/2/2017ScotiabankInitiated CoverageOutperformC$3.50View Rating Details
5/11/2017CIBCUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
12/21/2016DesjardinsLower Price TargetC$3.60 -> C$3.30View Rating Details
12/13/2016CormarkInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
11/21/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformC$4.50View Rating Details
10/18/2016BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket PerformC$4.50 -> C$3.50View Rating Details
3/28/2016Stonecap SecuritiesLower Price TargetOutperform -> Sector PerformC$7.00 -> C$6.25View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR)
Earnings by Quarter for Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR)
Earnings History by Quarter for Argonaut Gold (TSE AR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/14/2014C$0.02C$0.01C$47.13 millionC$44.72 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2014C$0.03C$0.02C$49.74 millionC$35.64 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/26/2014C$0.03C$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2013Q3C$0.05C$0.04ViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.03)
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.32
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($0.03)($0.03)($0.03)
Q2 20172($0.03)$0.01($0.01)
Q3 20172($0.01)$0.00($0.01)
Q4 20172($0.01)$0.04$0.02
Q1 20181$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q2 20181$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q3 20181$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q4 20181$0.08$0.08$0.08
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/6/2017Audra Beth WalshDirectorBuy27,027C$1.85C$49,999.95
12/29/2015Peter DoughertyDirectorSell5,000C$1.23C$6,150.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR)
Latest Headlines for Argonaut Gold (TSE:AR)
DateHeadline logoArgonaut Gold, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AR-CA : October 17, 2017 - October 17 at 4:50 PM logoArgonaut Gold Inc (AR) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - October 9 at 2:42 AM logoArgonaut Gold, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AR-CA : October 4, 2017 - October 4 at 2:08 PM logoCanaccord Genuity Increases Argonaut Gold Inc (AR) Price Target to C$3.50 - September 29 at 4:40 PM logoArgonaut Gold Expands Mineral Resources at its Operating Mines - September 22 at 1:22 PM logoArgonaut Gold Announces First Gold Pour at San Agustin - September 19 at 9:04 PM logoArgonaut Gold, Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:AR) : September 19, 2017 - September 19 at 9:04 PM logoArgonaut Gold, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AR-CA : September 18, 2017 - September 18 at 4:25 PM logoArgonaut Gold Inc (AR) Earns Hold Rating from Laurentian Bank of Canada - September 14 at 9:14 PM logoArgonaut Gold Inc (AR) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - September 14 at 2:42 PM logoArgonaut Gold Inc (AR) Given a C$2.50 Price Target by Laurentian Analysts - September 14 at 2:28 PM logoArgonaut Gold: Significant Upside Remains - Seeking Alpha - September 1 at 9:35 PM logoResearch Initiated on Basic Materials Stocks New Gold Dalradian Resources Eastmain Resources and Argonaut Gold - August 30 at 5:12 PM logoETFs with exposure to Argonaut Gold, Inc. : August 18, 2017 - August 18 at 9:06 PM logoMinera Alamos Announces Initiation of Resource Expansion Program for La Fortuna Gold Project in Durango, Mexico - August 17 at 5:26 PM logoArgonaut Gold, Inc. :AR-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 15, 2017 - August 15 at 5:00 PM logoArgonaut Gold, Inc.: Price momentum supported by strong fundamentals - August 14 at 4:23 PM logoEquities Analysts Offer Predictions for Argonaut Gold Inc's Q3 2017 Earnings (AR) - August 14 at 2:04 AM logoArgonaut Gold's (ARNGF) CEO Peter Dougherty on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - August 12 at 3:46 PM logoEdited Transcript of AR.TO earnings conference call or presentation 11-Aug-17 12:30pm GMT - August 11 at 9:34 PM logoArgonaut Gold Inc 2017 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides - August 11 at 4:31 PM logoBRIEF-Argonaut Gold Q2 earnings per share $0.04 - August 10 at 10:29 PM logoArgonaut Gold Announces Second Quarter 2017 Operating and Financial Results; Narrows Range of Production Guidance to Upper End - August 10 at 5:27 PM logoArgonaut Gold, Inc. :AR-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : August 4, 2017 - August 4 at 4:20 PM logoArgonaut Gold Inc (AR) to Release Earnings on Thursday - August 3 at 7:22 AM logoArgonaut Gold, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AR-CA : July 31, 2017 - July 31 at 4:03 PM logoCandelaria Mining Provides Caballo Blanco Project Update - July 28 at 2:07 AM logoCanadian Basic Materials Stocks under Review New Gold, Dalradian Resources, Eastmain Resources, and Argonaut Gold - July 26 at 4:33 PM logoArgonaut Gold Inc (TSE:AR) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts - July 25 at 8:41 PM logoArgonaut Gold Announces Release Date For Second Quarter 2017 Operational and Financial Results - July 12 at 9:31 PM logoArgonaut Gold Looks Better Than Ever - Argonaut Gold Inc ... - Seeking Alpha - May 13 at 3:40 PM logoBRIEF-Argonaut Gold reports Q1 EPS $0.07 - Reuters - May 9 at 8:37 PM logoBRIEF-Argonaut Gold announces exercise of over-allotment option - March 21 at 11:40 AM logoArgonaut Gold Inc 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides - March 21 at 11:40 AM logoArgonaut Gold Announces Drill Results at the La Colorada Mine's El Creston Deposit that Signal Potential Open Pit ... - MarketWatch - March 20 at 8:19 AM logoArgonaut Gold Inc (AR.TO) - March 19 at 8:01 AM logoBRIEF-Argonaut Gold announces C$40 mln bought deal financing - February 25 at 3:08 AM logoBRIEF-Argonaut Gold sees 2017 consolidated geo production 115,000 - 130,000 - February 16 at 8:43 PM logoGold Breaks Out - 2 Choices To Play - February 10 at 1:46 AM



Argonaut Gold (AR) Chart for Friday, October, 20, 2017

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