Kinross Gold Co. (TSE:K) (NYSE:KGC) has earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the eleven brokerages that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have given a hold recommendation, four have given a buy recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month target price among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is C$6.59.

Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Canaccord Genuity upped their target price on shares of Kinross Gold from C$9.25 to C$10.50 in a report on Friday, January 19th. Macquarie upped their target price on shares of Kinross Gold from C$6.00 to C$7.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Monday, November 13th. Desjardins reaffirmed a “sell” rating on shares of Kinross Gold in a report on Monday, December 11th. Eight Capital reaffirmed a “neutral” rating on shares of Kinross Gold in a report on Thursday, November 16th. Finally, National Bank Financial upped their target price on shares of Kinross Gold from C$6.50 to C$7.50 in a report on Friday, January 26th.

Shares of Kinross Gold (TSE:K) traded down C$0.11 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting C$4.88. 1,215,473 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,048,037. Kinross Gold has a 52 week low of C$4.24 and a 52 week high of C$6.29. The firm has a market cap of $6,220.00, a PE ratio of 45.09 and a beta of -0.18.

Kinross Gold (TSE:K) (NYSE:KGC) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 8th. The company reported C$0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of C$0.03 by C$0.06. Kinross Gold had a net margin of 7.26% and a return on equity of 5.54%. The company had revenue of C$1.04 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of C$997.40 million.

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About Kinross Gold

Kinross Gold Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of gold properties. The company’s gold production and exploration activities are carried out principally in Canada, the United States, the Russian Federation, Brazil, Chile, Ghana, and Mauritania.

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