Traders Revving Their Engines as Stock Reaches Most Active List: Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX)

Early action on shares of Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) puts the stock on today’s active list. At press time, the stock had seen a change of -1.18% from the opening price. Monitoring recent stock trading activity, the stock price has reached $15.02. Company shares have been recently noted at -35.85% off of the 52 week high and 117.53% away from the 52 week low. Narrowing in closer, the stock is -21.62% off of the 50 day high and 7.82% removed from the 50 day low.

Analyst Views

Sell side analysts that regularly cover the stock have provided price targets and recommendations on Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX). According to First Call, the consensus price target for the company is $21.95. The consensus recommendation provided by analysts is currently 2.40. This number is based on a scale from 1 to 5. Analysts rating the company a 1 or 2 indicate a Buy recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 4 or 5 indicate a Sell recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 3 indicate a Hold recommendation.

Past Stock Performance

Year to date performance for Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) sits at 110.29%. For the quarter, the stock has changed -11.25%. Monthly stock performance comes in at -9.48%. Looking a little bit closer, performance over the past week is 0.46%.