Sibanye Gold Ltd (NYSE:SBGL)’s share price gapped down before the market opened on Friday . The stock had previously closed at $2.48, but opened at $2.56. Sibanye Gold shares last traded at $2.61, with a volume of 152151 shares traded.
A number of equities analysts have commented on the stock. Macquarie downgraded shares of Sibanye Gold from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 28th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Sibanye Gold from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 12th. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded shares of Sibanye Gold from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 15th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $2.75.
The company has a current ratio of 1.85, a quick ratio of 1.30 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.11.
About Sibanye Gold (NYSE:SBGL)
Sibanye Gold Limited operates as a precious metals mining company in South Africa, Zimbabwe, and the United States. The company operates through PGM; and Gold and Uranium divisions. It owns and operates gold, and platinum group metals (PGM), including platinum, palladium, and rhodium operations and projects, as well as produces by-products, such as iridium, ruthenium, nickel, copper, and chrome.
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