Shares of US Gold Corp (NASDAQ:USAU) have received an average broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the one brokers that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation.

Brokers have set a twelve-month consensus target price of $2.30 for the company, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given US Gold an industry rank of 146 out of 256 based on the ratings given to related companies.

Separately, ValuEngine raised US Gold from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 14th.

NASDAQ USAU traded up $0.09 during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $1.42. 231,633 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 89,071. US Gold has a 52 week low of $0.74 and a 52 week high of $1.69.

An institutional investor recently bought a new position in US Gold stock. Virtu Financial LLC bought a new position in US Gold Corp (NASDAQ:USAU) in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm bought 29,378 shares of the technology company’s stock, valued at approximately $26,000. Virtu Financial LLC owned about 0.16% of US Gold at the end of the most recent reporting period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 1.19% of the company’s stock.

US Gold Company Profile

U.S. Gold Corp. operates as a gold exploration and development company in the United States. It has a portfolio of development and exploration properties. The company's properties include the Copper King project, an advanced stage gold and copper exploration and development project located in southeast Wyoming; Keystone project, an exploration property on the Cortez Trend in Nevada; and the Gold Bar North project, a gold exploration property located in Eureka County, Nevada.

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