A stock’s 52-week high and low prices can offer a wealth of information about its current standing and prospective future performance. Barrick Gold Corporation’s current trading price is -19.81% away from its 52-week high, while its distance from the 52-week low is 28.32%. The stock’s price range for this time frame has been between $12.97 and $20.75. The trading volume of the company’s shares in the Basic Materials reached around 17.5 million for the day, which was evidently higher than the average daily volume of 13.34 million over the last three months.
Barrick Gold Corporation (GOLD) current stock price is $16.64. During the last trading session, the stock soared, reaching $16.69 after opening at $16.40. The stock’s lowest point was $16.38 before it closed at $16.33.
Barrick Gold Corporation’s stock market performance has been consistent. The 1-year high for the company’s stock was recorded at $20.75 on 05/04/23, with the lowest value being $12.97 on 11/03/22.
How Financial Performance Impacts Market Capitalization
Barrick Gold Corporation (GOLD) has experienced a quarterly rise of 0.91% in its revenues when compared to the same period in the previous year. Presently, the company has a total market capitalization of 28.67B and boasts a workforce of 21300 employees.
Decoding Analysts’ Ratings for Barrick Gold Corporation
As of right now, 13 analysts are rating Barrick Gold Corporation as a BUY, 4 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 7 analysts are recommending to HOLD this stock, 1 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 0 analyst is rating the stock as SELL.
The Role of Moving Averages and Trading Volume in Technical Analysis
Based on Barchart.com data, the company’s moving average over the 100-day period was 17.16, with a change in price of -2.43. Similarly, Barrick Gold Corporation recorded 13,455,898 in trading volume during the last 100 days, posting a change of -12.74%.
How GOLD’s Debt-to-Equity Ratio Affects Financial Health
A company’s financial condition and market reputation can be evaluated using the debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio. This ratio, calculated by dividing a company’s total liabilities by its shareholders’ equity, indicates the proportion of debt a company employs to back its assets in relation to its shareholders’ equity. At the time of writing, the total D/E ratio for GOLD stands at 0.21. Similarly, the long-term debt-to-equity ratio is also 0.21.
GOLD Stock Stochastic Average
The raw stochastic average for Barrick Gold Corporation over the last 50 days is presently at 48.15%. This reflects a drop from the raw stochastic average of the previous 20 days, which was noted at 95.90%. Further, the company’s Stochastic %K and %D values for the last 20 days were 80.36% and 66.21%, respectively.
GOLD Stock Price Performance Analysis
The stock price’s performance over the year has been unpredictable, resulting in a mix of pessimistic and optimistic outlooks among investors. Until today this year the stock’s price performance recorded a decrease of -3.14%. However, over the last six months, the performance has been stronger by -4.37%. The price of GOLD increased 5.52% over the last 30 days. And in the last five days, it has surged by 5.45%.