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Insiders Have Traded Gold Fields Limited (GFI) Stock In What Way?

The stock of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) increased by $0.09 on Tuesday to $11.77, up 0.81 percent. The last five days have seen an average of 4,756,647…

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The stock of Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI) increased by $0.09 on Tuesday to $11.77, up 0.81 percent. The last five days have seen an average of 4,756,647 shares of common stock traded. 17 times new highs were reached in the current year, with a gain of $0.79. The average number of shares traded over the last 20 days was 5,045,502, while the average volume over the last 50 days totaled 6,196,551.

GFI stock dropped -15.05% since last month. On 05/12/22, the company’s shares reached a one-month low of $10.67. The stock touched a high of $17.20 on 03/08/22, after rallying from a low of $7.75 in 52 weeks. The price of GFI stock has risen by 6.28% or $0.79 this year, reaching a new high 17 times. Still, the stock price is down -31.54% from the 52-week high.

Valuation Metrics

Gold Fields Limited (GFI) has a trailing price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of 13.23. Beta for the stock is 0.81. There are also a few other valuation ratios worth considering, including the trailing price-to-sales (P/S) ratio of 2.44, the price-to-book (PB) ratio of 2.61, and the price-to-cash flow ratio of 72.22.

Company paid $0.173830 per share in dividends, an increase of 25.74% from $0.138250 last year. A $0.035580 dividend increase was reported on Friday February 18 2022.

Financial Health

For the recent quarter, Gold Fields Limited’s quick ratio was 1.70, while its current ratio was 1.70, indicating its ability to pay off its debt. The company’s long-term debt to equity ratio for the recent quarter is 0.36, and the total debt to equity ratio is 0.38. As far as profitability goes, gross margin for the trailing twelve months is 43.40% percent. Gold Fields Limited’s operating margin stood at 42.40% for the same period. Based on annual data, it had gross profit of $1.82 billion and revenue of $4.2 billion.

Investors will also look at the performance of the company’s management in order to determine the potential profitability of their investment. GFI’s return on assets (ROA) during the last 12 months has been 10.90%. There was a 24.70% return on investment (ROI) in the past year. In the meantime, the return on equity (ROE) for the last 12 months was 22.00%.

Earnings Surprise

Net income for the quarter came in at $4.2 billion, while revenues rose by 7.22% to $0.0. At the end of Gold Fields Limited’s most recent quarter, its liabilities totaled 3.22 billion, while its total debt was $1.49 billion.

Technical Picture

Here’s a quick look at Gold Fields Limited’s (GFI) price momentum from a technical perspective. As of 23 May, the RSI 9-day stood at 43.63%, suggesting the stock is Neutral, with a 36.69% historical volatility rate.

The stochastic %K and %D were 31.68% and 27.30% respectively, while the average true range (ATR) was 0.53. Based on the 14-day stochastic reading of 36.75%, the RSI (14) reading is 40.17%. On the 9-day MACD Oscillator, the stock is at 0.18, and the 14-day reading is at 0.01.

Analyst Ratings

Gold Fields Limited (NYSE: GFI) was downgraded by JP Morgan to a a Neutral rating in its latest research report. The stock was previously rated as a an Overweight.


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