Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd (TSE:AEM) (NYSE:AEM) Senior Officer Marc Legault sold 5,000 shares of Agnico Eagle Mines stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, June 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of C$66.31, for a total transaction of C$331,570.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 57,570 shares of the company’s stock, valued at C$3,817,696.98.

Marc Legault also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, June 3rd, Marc Legault sold 10,000 shares of Agnico Eagle Mines stock. The stock was sold at an average price of C$60.55, for a total transaction of C$605,530.00.

AEM opened at C$66.71 on Monday. Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd has a 12-month low of C$42.35 and a 12-month high of C$66.71. The company has a quick ratio of 1.21, a current ratio of 2.96 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 39.54. The company has a market cap of $15.66 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of -46.62.

Agnico Eagle Mines (TSE:AEM) (NYSE:AEM) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April 25th. The company reported C$0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of C$0.07 by C$0.11. The business had revenue of C$707.63 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of C$682.74 million. Analysts expect that Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd will post 0.66 EPS for the current year.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 14th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 31st were given a dividend of $0.292 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, May 30th. This is a positive change from Agnico Eagle Mines’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.14. This represents a $1.17 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.75%. Agnico Eagle Mines’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently -31.80%.

A number of equities analysts have issued reports on the stock. BMO Capital Markets set a C$48.00 price target on shares of Agnico Eagle Mines and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Monday, April 29th. National Bank Financial raised their price target on shares of Agnico Eagle Mines from C$67.00 to C$70.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Thursday, April 18th. Finally, Desjardins lowered shares of Agnico Eagle Mines from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a C$61.00 price target for the company. in a research report on Friday, April 12th.

About Agnico Eagle Mines

Agnico Eagle Mines Limited engages in the exploration, development, and production of mineral properties in Canada, Mexico, and Finland. The company operates through Northern Business and Southern Business segments. It primarily produces and sells gold deposit, as well as explores for silver, zinc, and copper deposits.

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