Analyst Ratings for Kinross Gold Corporation (USA) (KGC)Updated: 2016-08-30
KGC was given price targets by several analysts. The most optimistic price target was 8, implying a possible profit of 83.07 percent. The minimum price target given was 4.3, implying a possible loss of -1.6 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 10 percent on average, compared to last month. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 175 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 15.56 percent. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 200 percent in FY estimates.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 2 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, which can be compared to the 2 analysts that decreased their estimates. Over the same time period, 2 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 3 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.
In the trailing 52-weeks, KGC hit 5.82 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 1.31. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 233.59 percent, and 24.91 percent below the high. KGC has a price/earnings ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The KGC value stock report compares KGC to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $5.4 billion. KGC will post this quarters earnings in -1052 days, on 2016-11-02.