Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Gold Fields Ltd., where 0 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 1 analysts have given a Buy signal, 2 said it’s a HOLD, 1 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)
When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. Analysts reported that the Price Target for Gold Fields Ltd. might touch $6.89 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $4.09 and $2.6 respectively.
To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Gold Fields Ltd. got Downgrade on 12-Dec-16 where investment firm RBC Capital Mkts Downgrade the stock from Outperform to Sector Perform.
Gold Fields Ltd. closed its last trading session at $4.06 with the loss of -3.69%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 3.27 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $6.46 and 52-week low of $2.56. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 5.78% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 13.95% and -5.43% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on 08/11/16 and 52-Week Low on 12/15/16.
The Relative Volume of the company is 1.83 and Average Volume (3 months) is 7.12 million. Gold Fields Ltd. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 19.45 and Forward P/E ratio of 16.16.
The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 2.7%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 5.6%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 8.5%.
While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Gold Fields Ltd. currently shows a Weekly Performance of 3.44%, where Monthly Performance is 11.71%, Quarterly performance is 13.36%, 6 Months performance is -4.39% and yearly performance percentage is -7.76%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 31.82%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 4.28% and Monthly Volatility of 3.82%.