Media headlines about Sibanye Gold Limited (NYSE:SBGL) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Sibanye Gold Limited earned a news sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 45.3850293171298 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

These are some of the headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:

Sibanye Gold Limited (NYSE SBGL) opened at 5.53 on Monday. The firm has a market cap of $1.28 billion, a PE ratio of 4.50 and a beta of -0.13. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $4.86 and a 200 day moving average price of $7.26. Sibanye Gold Limited has a 1-year low of $4.43 and a 1-year high of $20.97.

Several research analysts recently commented on the company. BidaskClub cut Sibanye Gold Limited from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 6th. ValuEngine cut Sibanye Gold Limited from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $10.00.

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Sibanye Gold Limited Company Profile

Sibanye Gold Limited (Sibanye) is a South Africa-based mining company. The Company owns and operates gold and uranium operations, and projects throughout the Witwatersrand Basin. Its segments include Driefontein, Kloof, Beatrix, Cooke and Corporate. The Company owns and operates four underground and surface gold operations: the Cooke, Driefontein and Kloof operations in the West Witwatersrand region, and the Beatrix operation in the southern Free State province.

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