Headlines about Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM) (TSE:AEM) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited earned a media sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the mining company an impact score of 46.7992966372676 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Here are some of the news headlines that may have effected Accern’s analysis:

Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (AEM) remained flat at $$45.40 during midday trading on Thursday. 1,110,800 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,552,460. The company has a quick ratio of 2.70, a current ratio of 3.85 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.28. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited has a twelve month low of $35.05 and a twelve month high of $51.86. The firm has a market capitalization of $10,540.00, a PE ratio of 39.48, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 45.51 and a beta of -0.72.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 1st will be given a dividend of $0.11 per share. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.97%. This is a positive change from Agnico Eagle Mines Limited’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.10. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 30th. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited’s dividend payout ratio is presently 34.19%.

A number of research analysts recently commented on the company. ValuEngine raised Agnico Eagle Mines Limited from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Credit Suisse Group set a $64.00 target price on Agnico Eagle Mines Limited and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Sunday, September 10th. National Bank Financial reissued an “outperform market weight” rating on shares of Agnico Eagle Mines Limited in a research note on Friday, September 8th. Zacks Investment Research raised Agnico Eagle Mines Limited from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $51.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. Finally, Scotiabank increased their target price on Agnico Eagle Mines Limited from $58.00 to $58.50 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $54.44.

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About Agnico Eagle Mines Limited

Agnico Eagle Mines Limited is a gold producer with mining operations in northwestern Quebec, northern Mexico, northern Finland and Nunavut and exploration activities in Canada, Europe, Latin America and the United States. The Company operates through three business units. The Northern Business consists of its operations in Canada and Finland.

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