AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU): Price and Financial Metrics

AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU): $18.89

-0.56 (-2.88%)

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AU POWR Grades

  • AU scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 90.99% of US stocks.
  • AU's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 31 weeks.
  • AU ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 38th percentile.

AU Stock Summary

  • With a one year PEG ratio of 1.72, Anglogold Ashanti Ltd is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than just 8.92% of US stocks.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for Anglogold Ashanti Ltd is higher than it is for about 88.6% of US stocks.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, Anglogold Ashanti Ltd is reporting a growth rate of 526.19%; that's higher than 96.04% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Anglogold Ashanti Ltd, a group of peers worth examining would be SEB, ATO, JEF, TMHC, and GTEC.
  • Visit AU's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

AU Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, AU's EV/EBIT ratio is 67.54% lower, now standing at 6.2.
  • AU's price/sales ratio has moved down $0.2 over the prior 243 months.
  • AU's price/earnings ratio has moved up $1101.1 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for AU.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
AU 2017-09-28 0.9 1.4 60.7 22.9
AU 2013-12-11 0.7 0.8 5.7 5.3
AU 2013-06-19 0.9 1.0 7.0 6.1
AU 2004-03-22 4.9 6.5 -2444.3 77.5
AU 2003-11-03 4.6 6.1 -2303.1 73.4
AU 2001-11-19 2.0 2.7 -1016.3 36.3

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AU Price/Volume Stats

Current price $18.89 52-week high $38.50
Prev. close $19.45 52-week low $18.88
Day low $18.88 Volume 4,134,300
Day high $19.50 Avg. volume 3,437,972
50-day MA $22.45 Dividend yield 1.96%
200-day MA $23.46 Market Cap 7.93B

AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AU) Company Bio

AngloGold operates as a gold mining and exploration company in South Africa, Continental Africa, Australasia, and the Americas. The company was founded in 1944 and is based in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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CEO Vacuum at AngloGold Turns It Into Worst Mining Stock

(Bloomberg) -- AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. has had a bad year, with the company’s lack of a permanent chief executive officer and a suspension of its Ghana mine operations weighing on the stock. But with shares now cheap compared with peers, analysts see potential for upside.Shares of the world’s third-largest gold producer have dropped 35% in the past year, making it the worst-performing stock in the 113-company Bloomberg World Mining Index. It also trails peers on South Africa’s FTSE/JSE Precious M

Yahoo | June 17, 2021

Could This Be One Of The Most Exciting Gold Discoveries Of 2021?

An up-and-coming gold exploration company in Quebec may hit the jackpot in what could end up being a story even some of the most seasoned investors only ever dream of

Yahoo | June 8, 2021

A Junior Miner May Have Started A New Canadian Gold Rush

LONDON , May 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The first discovery in this gold patch last year netted investors 7,000% returns. A potential second could net them even more. These are the types of gold plays that come along only once-in-a-lifetime. Mentioned in today's commentary includes: Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE: GOLD ), AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE: AU ), Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX ), Franco-Nevada Corporation (NYSE: FNV ), Newmont Corporation (NYSE: NEM ) Amex Exploration (AMEX) made the first discovery of high-grade gold discovery last year in its Perron Gold project. Right before that announcement, another small-cap miner, Starr Peak Mining Ltd. ( STE.V ; STRPF ), bought up most of the land adjacent to Amex. And then it scooped up the nearby past-producing Normetal Mine, whi...

Benzinga | May 27, 2021

AngloGold suspends Obuasi mine production, guidance as miner goes missing

AngloGold Ashanti ([[AU]] -1.9%) says it is suspending production and cost guidance for 2021 for the Obuasi gold mine in Ghana, as it continues to search for a miner who went missing after a fall-of-ground incident a week ago at the mine.All Obuasi underground mining activities have been suspended since...

Seeking Alpha | May 26, 2021

Is This The Most Exciting Gold Play Of The Year?

Canada is quickly becoming a global gold hotspot thanks to an up-and-coming exploration company that may have just hit the jackpot

Yahoo | May 26, 2021

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AU Price Returns

1-mo -25.92%
3-mo -9.57%
6-mo -15.94%
1-year -26.15%
3-year 134.47%
5-year 23.64%
YTD -15.08%
2020 1.69%
2019 78.71%
2018 23.78%
2017 -2.32%
2016 48.03%

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