Jefferies Financial Group reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Centamin (LON:CEY) in a research note released on Wednesday morning. They currently have a GBX 115 ($1.50) price objective on the mining company’s stock, down from their previous price objective of GBX 155 ($2.03).

CEY has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Numis Securities reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 130 ($1.70) target price on shares of Centamin in a research note on Friday, October 5th. Royal Bank of Canada lowered their target price on shares of Centamin from GBX 160 ($2.09) to GBX 135 ($1.76) and set an outperform rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, September 18th. Finally, Berenberg Bank lowered their target price on shares of Centamin from GBX 142 ($1.86) to GBX 115 ($1.50) and set a buy rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, October 9th. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, five have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 150 ($1.96).

Shares of LON:CEY opened at GBX 102.50 ($1.34) on Wednesday. Centamin has a 12-month low of GBX 130.60 ($1.71) and a 12-month high of GBX 193.90 ($2.53).

The firm also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 28th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 30th were paid a dividend of $0.03 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, August 30th. This represents a yield of 1.68%.

About Centamin

Centamin plc is a mineral exploration, development and mining company. The Company is engaged in the business of exploration and production of precious metals. It operates in Australia, Jersey, Egypt, Burkina Faso and Cote d’Ivoire. Its principal asset, the Sukari Gold Mine (SGM), is located in the Eastern Desert, approximately 900 kilometers from Cairo and 25 kilometers from the Red Sea.

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