Q1 2022 EPS Estimates for Yamana Gold Inc. (TSE:YRI) Increased by Analyst

Yamana Gold Inc. (TSE:YRIGet Rating) (NYSE:AUY) – Investment analysts at Raymond James lifted their Q1 2022 earnings estimates for Yamana Gold in a report issued on Tuesday, April 19th. Raymond James analyst F. Hamed now forecasts that the company will post earnings of $0.09 per share for the quarter, up from their previous estimate of $0.08. Raymond James has a “Hold” rating and a $6.00 price target on the stock. Raymond James also issued estimates for Yamana Gold’s Q2 2022 earnings at $0.09 EPS, Q3 2022 earnings at $0.09 EPS, Q4 2022 earnings at $0.08 EPS and FY2022 earnings at $0.34 EPS.

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

Other research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. National Bank Financial raised their target price on Yamana Gold to C$6.75 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Thursday, February 10th. Eight Capital lifted their target price on shares of Yamana Gold from C$10.00 to C$10.75 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday. CSFB set a C$5.25 price target on shares of Yamana Gold and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Thursday, February 10th. Berenberg Bank restated a “buy” rating and set a C$590.00 price target on shares of Yamana Gold in a research note on Tuesday, April 5th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada set a C$5.00 price objective on Yamana Gold and gave the company a “sector perform” rating in a research note on Friday, February 18th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. Based on data from MarketBeat, Yamana Gold currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of C$56.29.

YRI opened at C$7.61 on Friday. The stock’s 50 day simple moving average is C$6.91 and its 200-day simple moving average is C$5.80. The company has a current ratio of 1.87, a quick ratio of 1.18 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 16.27. The stock has a market cap of C$7.31 billion and a PE ratio of 40.26. Yamana Gold has a 1 year low of C$4.78 and a 1 year high of C$8.05.

In related news, Director Peter Marrone sold 128,325 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$6.75, for a total value of C$866,578.73. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 2,202,158 shares in the company, valued at approximately C$14,871,172.97. Also, Senior Officer Richard Campbell sold 6,422 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, February 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$5.72, for a total value of C$36,733.84. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 134,716 shares in the company, valued at C$770,575.52. In the last three months, insiders sold 232,331 shares of company stock worth $1,475,880.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, April 14th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 31st were given a $0.038 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, March 30th. This represents a $0.15 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.00%. Yamana Gold’s payout ratio is 59.52%.

Yamana Gold Company Profile (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.

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