Dominion Diamond Corp. (DDC) Stock Price Down 2.1%
Dominion Diamond Corp. (NYSE:DDC)’s share price traded down 2.1% on Tuesday . The company traded as low as $8.82 and last traded at $8.87, with a volume of 126,125 shares. The stock had previously closed at $9.06.
A number of equities analysts have recently weighed in on the company. BMO Capital Markets restated an “outperform” rating and issued a $18.00 target price (down previously from $22.00) on shares of Dominion Diamond Corp. in a research note on Wednesday, August 24th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Dominion Diamond Corp. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 14th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada downgraded Dominion Diamond Corp. from an “outperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating and cut their target price for the stock from $13.00 to $11.00 in a research note on Monday, June 13th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the stock. Dominion Diamond Corp. has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $14.94.
The stock’s market cap is $755.21 million. The company’s 50-day moving average is $9.10 and its 200-day moving average is $10.39.
Dominion Diamond Corp. (NYSE:DDC) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June 8th. The company reported ($0.01) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $178.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $199.50 million. Dominion Diamond Corp.’s revenue for the quarter was down 5.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.09 EPS. Analysts expect that Dominion Diamond Corp. will post $0.59 EPS for the current year.
A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Dominion Diamond Corp. stock. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its position in shares of Dominion Diamond Corp. (NYSE:DDC) by 1.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 295,710 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 3,997 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned 0.35% of Dominion Diamond Corp. worth $3,025,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
Dominion Diamond Corporation is a diamond mining company. The Company is focused on the mining and marketing of rough diamonds to the global market. The Company’s segments include the Ekati Diamond Mine, the Diavik Diamond Mine and the Corporate segment. It supplies rough diamonds to the global market from its operation of the Ekati Diamond Mine (in which it owns a controlling interest) and its approximately 40% ownership interest in the Diavik Diamond Mine.
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