Gold Fields Limited American Depositary Shares (GFI) Company Bio
Gold Fields Ltd. engages in the exploration, extraction, processing, and smelting of gold and copper properties in South Africa, Ghana, Australia, and Peru. The company was founded in 1887 and is based in Sandton, South Africa.
GFI Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Gold Fields Ltd with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Gold Fields Ltd ranked in the 66th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 164.17% on a DCF basis. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Gold Fields Ltd, consider:
As a business, GFI is generating more cash flow than 81.79% of positive cash flow stocks in the Basic Materials.
Gold Fields Ltd's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 8%; for context, that number is higher than merely 22.29% of tickers in our DCF set.
Gold Fields Ltd's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 29 -- greater than 89.36% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
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