Randgold Resources Ltd. (ADR)(NASDAQ:GOLD) announced the earnings results for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q4. The results came in during Pre-Market on Feb 6, 2017. Earnings per share were $0.83. The reported EPS was below estimates by -20.95%. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $1.05.
In a different note, On Dec 19, 2016, Deutsche Bank said it Upgrades its rating on Randgold Resources Ltd. (ADR). The shares have been rated ‘Buy’ by the firm.
Randgold Resources Ltd. (ADR) (GOLD) made into the market gainers list on Tuesdays trading session with the shares advancing 2.18% or 1.98 points. Due to strong positive momentum, the stock ended at $92.95, which is also near the day’s high of $93.21. The stock began the session at $90.67 and the volume stood at 13,63,227 shares. The 52-week high of the shares is $126.55 and the 52 week low is $67.54. The company has a current market capitalization of $8,714 M and it has 9,37,52,078 shares in outstanding.
Randgold Resources Limited is engaged in the exploration and development of gold deposits in Sub-Saharan Africa. The Company in Mali West Africa operates mines such as Morila Loulo and Gounkoto. The Company owns 50% of Morila Limited which in turn owns 80% of Morila. It has an 80% controlling interest in the Loulo mine through Societe des Mines de Loulo SA (Loulo). The Company has an 80% controlling interest in the Gounkoto mine through Societe des Mines de Gounkoto SA (Gounkoto). It operates Tongon gold mine in Cote d’Ivoire Africa which is located within the Nielle exploitation permit. The Company holds 45% interest in the Kibali gold mine located in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in conjunction with AngloGold Ashanti Limited (AngloGold Ashanti) (45%) and Societe Miniere de Kilo-Moto sarl (SOKIMO) (10%).