Yamana Gold Inc. to Post Q1 2022 Earnings of $0.08 Per Share, National Bank Financial Forecasts (TSE:YRI)

Yamana Gold Inc. (TSE:YRIGet Rating) (NYSE:AUY) – National Bank Financial issued their Q1 2022 earnings per share estimates for shares of Yamana Gold in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday, April 19th. National Bank Financial analyst M. Parkin forecasts that the company will post earnings per share of $0.08 for the quarter. National Bank Financial currently has a “Outperform” rating and a $6.75 target price on the stock.

Several other brokerages have also recently weighed in on YRI. Credit Suisse Group reissued an “outperform” rating and set a C$7.00 price target on shares of Yamana Gold in a research report on Friday, February 18th. CSFB set a C$5.25 price target on shares of Yamana Gold and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research report on Thursday, February 10th. Royal Bank of Canada set a C$5.00 target price on shares of Yamana Gold and gave the company a “sector perform” rating in a research report on Friday, February 18th. Raymond James reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a C$6.00 target price on shares of Yamana Gold in a research report on Friday, February 18th. Finally, Berenberg Bank reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a C$590.00 target price on shares of Yamana Gold in a research report on Tuesday, April 5th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, the stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of C$60.43.

Yamana Gold stock opened at C$7.86 on Thursday. Yamana Gold has a 52-week low of C$4.78 and a 52-week high of C$8.05. The firm has a market capitalization of C$7.55 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 41.59. The company has a fifty day simple moving average of C$6.87 and a 200-day simple moving average of C$5.78. The company has a quick ratio of 1.18, a current ratio of 1.87 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 16.27.

Yamana Gold (TSE:YRIGet Rating) (NYSE:AUY) last released its earnings results on Thursday, February 17th. The company reported C$0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of C$0.11 by C$0.03. The business had revenue of C$635.16 million for the quarter.

In related news, Director Daniel Racine sold 37,945 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, February 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$5.64, for a total transaction of C$214,009.80. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 619,245 shares in the company, valued at C$3,492,541.80. Also, Director Peter Marrone sold 128,325 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of C$6.75, for a total transaction of C$866,578.73. Following the sale, the director now owns 2,202,158 shares in the company, valued at C$14,871,172.97. Insiders have sold 232,331 shares of company stock worth $1,475,880 in the last three months.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, April 14th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 31st were given a dividend of $0.038 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, March 30th. This represents a $0.15 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.93%. Yamana Gold’s dividend payout ratio is presently 59.52%.

About Yamana Gold (Get Rating)

Yamana Gold Inc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a precious metal producer. It has gold and silver production, development stage properties, exploration properties, and land positions throughout the Americas, including Canada, Brazil, Chile, and Argentina producer. The company was formerly known as Yamana Resources Inc and changed its name to Yamana Gold Inc in August 2003.

Featured Stories

Earnings History and Estimates for Yamana Gold (TSE:YRI)

Receive News & Ratings for Yamana Gold Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Yamana Gold and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.