Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA (NYSE:BVN) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the seven brokerages that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year target price among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $18.00.
BVN has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Scotiabank lowered Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA from a “sector perform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Friday, January 18th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $18.00 target price on the stock in a report on Thursday, January 3rd. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted their price target on Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA from $14.00 to $18.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a report on Tuesday, March 19th. Morgan Stanley downgraded Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a report on Monday, February 25th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group began coverage on Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA in a research report on Tuesday, February 19th. They set a “sell” rating for the company.
NYSE BVN traded up $0.08 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $17.28. 902,732 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,269,351. Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA has a 12-month low of $11.67 and a 12-month high of $17.78. The company has a market capitalization of $4.42 billion, a PE ratio of 54.00 and a beta of 0.51. The company has a current ratio of 1.91, a quick ratio of 1.57 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.18.
Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA Company Profile
Compañía de Minas Buenaventura SAA., a precious metals company, engages in the exploration, mining, and processing of gold, silver, lead, zinc, and copper metals in Peru, the United States, Europe, and Asia. The company operates five operating mining units, including Uchucchacua, Orcopampa, Julcani, Mallay, and Tambomayo in Peru; and San Gabriel, a mining unit under development stage.
Receive News & Ratings for Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.