B2Gold Corp (NYSE:BTG) shares traded down 4.9% during trading on Tuesday . The company traded as low as $2.73 and last traded at $2.73, with a volume of 3,404,795 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $2.87.

A number of research analysts have recently commented on the company. TD Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $5.50 target price (up previously from $4.00) on shares of B2Gold Corp in a research note on Wednesday, August 10th. Raymond James Financial Inc. reissued an “outperform” rating and issued a $5.00 price objective (up previously from $3.75) on shares of B2Gold Corp in a research note on Monday, August 8th. RBC Capital Markets reissued an “outperform” rating and issued a $5.50 price objective (up previously from $5.00) on shares of B2Gold Corp in a research note on Monday, August 8th. National Bank Financial reissued a “sector perform” rating and issued a $4.50 price objective (up previously from $4.20) on shares of B2Gold Corp in a research note on Monday, August 8th. Finally, Clarus Securities raised B2Gold Corp from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, August 8th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, six have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $4.50.

The company’s market capitalization is $2.40 billion. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $3.09 and a 200-day moving average price of $2.18.

B2Gold Corp. (B2Gold) is a gold producer with three operating mines (two in Nicaragua and one in the Philippines), a fourth mine which entered into the commissioning and testing phase in Namibia and a portfolio of development and exploration assets in Mali, Colombia, Burkina Faso and Nicaragua. The Company operates the Libertad Mine and the Limon Mine in Nicaragua, the Masbate Mine in the Philippines and the Otjikoto Mine in Namibia.

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