Kinross Gold Corp. (NYSE:KGC) shares traded down 3.7% during trading on Tuesday . The company traded as low as $4.20 and last traded at $4.21, with a volume of 11,001,306 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $4.37.

A number of research analysts have recently commented on the company. HSBC reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Kinross Gold Corp. in a research note on Thursday, July 7th. Deutsche Bank AG raised Kinross Gold Corp. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating and upped their target price for the company from $3.10 to $4.50 in a research note on Wednesday, July 6th. Barclays PLC reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Kinross Gold Corp. in a research note on Wednesday, July 6th. Zacks Investment Research raised Kinross Gold Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $6.25 target price on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, July 12th. Finally, Vetr raised Kinross Gold Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $5.70 target price on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, July 13th. Nine research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, nine have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $4.86.

The company’s 50 day moving average is $5.02 and its 200 day moving average is $4.47. The firm’s market capitalization is $5.02 billion.

Kinross Gold Corp. (NYSE:KGC) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July 27th. The mining company reported ($0.01) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $876.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $841.98 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned ($0.01) EPS. The business’s revenue was up 16.0% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities research analysts expect that Kinross Gold Corp. will post $0.10 earnings per share for the current year.

Kinross Gold Corporation is gold mining company. The Company is engaged in gold mining and related activities, including exploration and acquisition of gold-bearing properties, the extraction and processing of gold-containing ore, and reclamation of gold mining properties. Its segments include Fort Knox, Round Mountain, Kettle River-Buckhorn, Kupol, Paracatu, Maricunga, Tasiast and Chirano.

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