New Gold Inc. (AMEX:NGD) does about 8.32M shares in volume on a normal day but saw 9328283 shares change hands in Tuesday trading. The company now has a market cap of 1.02B USD. Its current market price is $1.47, marking a decrease of -2.00% compared to the previous close of $1.50. The 52 week high reached by this stock is $1.76 whilst the lowest price level in 52 weeks is $0.39. The script in recent trading has seen the stock touch a high of $1.53 and a low of $1.41.
New Gold Inc. (NGD) has a 20-day trading average at $1.5755 and the current price is -16.48% off the 52-week high compared with 276.83% distance from its 52-week low. The 50-day simple moving average of the closing price is $1.4480 and its 200-day simple moving average is $1.0123. If we look at the stock’s price movements over the week, volatility stands at 6.62%, which decreases to 6.49% over 1 month. It is also key to look at other market indicators of price movement for the stock, where we see that the relative strength index (RSI) is at 45.12 to suggest the stock is neutral.
14 analysts observing the New Gold Inc. (NGD) stock have set the 12-month price targets for the company’s shares at between $1.49 and $2.50. The median price target is 19.67% away from the current levels at $1.83.
FactSet Research has provided data showing that 14 brokerages have issued ratings for the stock. 1 analysts have rated it as a sell, while 0 advise that it is a overweight. 5 analysts have rated it as a buy and 7 have advised that investors hold their positions. The consensus recommendation rating is Hold and Wall Street’s advice is for investors to Moderate Buy the stock.
The company shares received a number of brokerage firm price updates over the past month, with the latest being on March 18, 2020 when CIBC upgraded the stock to “Neutral” and issued a price target of. CIBC downgraded the stock to “Sector Underperform” from Neutral on February 14, 2020 at a price target of.
The current price level is -7.26%, 1.83%, and 45.66% away from its SMA20, SMA50, and SMA200 respectively, with the NGD price moving below the 50-day SMA on August 25. New Gold Inc. (NGD) stock is down -9.82% over the week and -11.98% over the past month. Its price is 67.05% year-to-date and 20.49% over the past year.
The stock last released its quarterly earnings report for quarter ended 12/30/2017, with the company’s earnings per share (EPS) of $0.06 above consensus estimates by $0.05. The company’s next earnings report is expected on 10/21/2020, with forecasts estimating quarterly EPS at $0.01 and $0.1 for whole year. NGD’s earnings per share are forecast to grow by 11.10% this year and 60.00% over next year. Expected sales for next quarter are $237.08 million, which analysts say will come at $939.52 million for the current fiscal year and next year at $963.63 million. In addition, estimates put the company’s current quarterly revenue at an average of $217.32 million.
Its 12-month price target is $1.83. Of course, the average price target is just what the average analysts believe a stock will be worth in the next 52 weeks, and is only one metric. There are analysts with lower targets than the average, including one bearish Wall Street research firm advocating investors to wait for the price to pull back to $1.49, given the recent momentum. And then, on the bullish side of things, one analyst is expecting the stock to peak at $2.50.
Outstanding shares total 676.00M with insiders holding 0.19% of the shares and institutional holders owning 57.55% of the company’s common stock. The company has a return on investment of -0.40% and return on equity of -10.60%. The forward price to earnings ratio is 9.36. The beta has a value of 2.21. Price to book ratio is 1.19 and price to sales ratio is 1.77.
According to a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing, VanEck Vectors – Gold Miners ETF has added its position in New Gold Inc. (NGD) to 36,478,760 shares, mirroring a recent increase by 0.30%. VanEck Vectors – Gold Miners ETF added 0.11 million shares of New Gold Inc. common stock bringing its total worth to about $60.19 million at the end of recent close, SEC documents show. VanEck Vectors – Gold Miners ETF isn’t the only investment manager who changed stakes and is followed by VanEck Vectors – Junior Gold Mine, which added 0.32 million shares to end up with 24,450,297 shares worth $40.34 million. Kopernik Global All Cap Fund cut their holdings by -6.18% in the company over the course of the most recent quarter. It now holds a 2.38% position in New Gold Inc. thanks to 16.11 million shares amounting to $26.57 million.