The Zacks: Analysts Expect B2Gold Corp (BTG) to Announce $0.01 EPS

Andrew Cummings
April 28, 2017

The overall volume in the last trading session was 5.120 million shares, versus the average volume of 2.86 million shares. Sprott Inc. now owns 9,528,992 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $25,061,000 after buying an additional 3,175,373 shares during the last quarter. The stock touched its high share price of $3.65 on 08/11/16 and the stock also touched its Lowest price in the last 52-weeks of trading on 05/27/16 as $1.75. It represents a security's price that, if achieved, results in a trader recognizing the best possible outcome for his investment.

BTG has been the topic of a number of analyst reports.

B2Gold Corp. (BTG) now has a consensus Price Target of $5.37. The company's 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at -24.16 and 32.65. For the next 5 years, B2Gold expecting Growth of 53.6% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 2.9% per annum.

B2Gold Corp. (BTG) is expected to post revenue of $159.42 Million in the current quarter, according to consensus of 2 analysts. Zero analysts have provided estimates for B2Gold Corp's earnings. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of -100 Percent.

2 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter, analysts estimated mean sale target of 163.36 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 168.29 million and 158.44 million respectively. The stock exchanged hands with 10.46 million shares contrast to its average daily volume of 5.78 million shares. Many traders and investors view the 52-week high or low as an important factor in determining a stock's current value and predicting future price movement. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada raised their target price on B2Gold Corp. from C$4.50 to C$5.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research report on Tuesday, February 7th.

Moving average is significant analytical tool used to discover current price trends and the possibility for a change in an established trend. The Moving Average SMA50 is -15.51% while SMA200 is -11.21%.

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of B2Gold Corp (NYSE:BTG) (TSE:BTO) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Tuesday morning.

ROE ratio is a measure of profitability which calculates how much dollars of profit a firm makes with every dollar of stakeholder's equity. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock.

While looking at the Stock's Performance, B2Gold Corp. now shows a Weekly Performance of -9.42%, where Monthly Performance is -11.66%, Quarterly performance is -14.97%, 6 Months performance is -14.38% and yearly performance percentage is 22.55%.

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