Barrick Gold Corp (TSE:ABX) (NYSE:ABX) declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 6th, Zacks reports. Investors of record on Friday, November 29th will be given a dividend of 0.05 per share by the basic materials company on Monday, December 16th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 28th.
Barrick Gold stock opened at C$21.56 on Friday. Barrick Gold has a 52 week low of C$15.37 and a 52 week high of C$26.69. The business has a 50-day simple moving average of C$22.93 and a 200 day simple moving average of C$21.18. The company has a quick ratio of 1.45, a current ratio of 2.72 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 31.45. The stock has a market cap of $38.17 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of -24.12.
Barrick Gold (TSE:ABX) (NYSE:ABX) last posted its earnings results on Monday, August 12th. The basic materials company reported C$0.12 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of C$0.13 by C($0.01). The company had revenue of C$2.76 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of C$2.78 billion. On average, research analysts anticipate that Barrick Gold will post 0.49 earnings per share for the current year.
In other news, Senior Officer Mark Francis Hill acquired 20,373 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 19th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of C$24.03 per share, for a total transaction of C$489,563.19. Following the acquisition, the insider now owns 38,826 shares of the company’s stock, valued at C$932,988.78.
Barrick Gold Company Profile
Barrick Gold Corporation explores for and develops mineral properties. The company primarily explores for gold, copper, and silver deposits. It holds a 50% interest in the Veladero, a gold mine located in Argentina; 50% interest in the Kalgoorlie gold mine located in Australia; 95% interest in the Porgera gold mine located in Papua New Guinea; 50% interest in the Zaldívar, a copper mine located in Chile; and 50% interest in the Jabal Sayid copper mine located in Saudi Arabia.
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